Born into a well situated French family with homes in Paris and Port-Marly, Rodrigues-Henriques took his father's seat at the Paris stock exchange after his father's death but sold it circa ten years later to pursue his passion of landscape painting.
October 14, 1830: Georges Rodrigues Henriques was born in Châtillon-sous-Bagneux. His father, Henri Aaron Rodrigues Henriques, was 32 and his mother, the former Désirée Vieyra-Molina, was 22.
October 30, 1830: Baptism of Georges whose family, though of Sephardic descent, were Catholics.
December 22, 1840: Georges made his First Communion at Sèvres. Little is known of his schooling. During this period, he and his family were living in Paris, where his f
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