Grokholsky Dmitry( Decembrist, from the family of a wealthy landowner.)
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Biography Grokholsky Dmitry
(1794, Smolensk Province - 1826)
Received a good education at home, then brought up in the Nobles hostel, from which in 1812. became an ensign in Poltava Infantry Regiment. Participated in the war with Napoleon, and in foreign campaigns of the Russian army, was promoted to the rank of captain. According to the recollections of the Decembrist I.I. Horbachevsky, "<...> gentleness and nobility of soul were the distinctive features of his character and inspired love and respect each <...> insulted the battalion commander, had the misfortune to hit him on the cheek. For his action was deprived of all and written in the rank and file in the Chernigov Regiment ". Happened in June 1821. As part of the Chernigov Regiment G. participated in the uprising in the south of the country, organized by the leaders of the Southern Society dekabristov.Za participation of 120 of the lower ranks of the regiment were sentenced to corporal punishment, followed by exile to Siberia. Among them were Mr.. and Rakuza sentenced to 4 thousand strokes of the rod. This punishment is not rendered. Court and the whipping took place in Mr.. Tserkva. That's what tells I.I. Gorbatchevski: "Hearing about the arrest Grokholsky, his bride arrived at the White Church ... In the fateful day ordeal bride Grokholsky ran on Calvary, the sight of her husband, . tormented by inhuman butchers, . his involuntary moans troubled her mind: unconscious, she threw herself on the soldiers, . who wanted to wrest from their hands the unfortunate sufferer, she was stopped from this useless company, and brought home,
. <...> Art doctors were useless - and that same evening death ended her suffering. "
. Rhode Graholskih recorded in 6-second part ( "genera ancient, noble") genealogy books Smolensk gentry of Belsky and Dorogobuzhskaya counties.
. Lit.: Decembrists
. Biographical Directory. - M., 1986. - P. 417.