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submitted by Peter Trearchis on 09.03.2005
Hi, I just got a reply from a relative in Piraeus about my Panaretos ancestry. Here it is and if anyone is related or if they have heard of these families please let know-
Captain Minas Panaretos (from Kythera)& Fotine Melitas (from Kordelio, Smyrna...
submitted by Peter Makarthis on 06.03.2005
I am seeking descendents of the Union of Greek Women Sydney NSW 1913 who were known to Sofia Fatsea also known as Sophia Phacheas.
The Sydney Union of Greek Women raised funds for the relief of victims in Greece during the Balkans War 1912-13 in r...
submitted by William Comminos on 26.02.2005
Trying to locate a Leslie James Comino of
Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia.If any one has any knowledge of this person please write to William (Bill) Comminos @
submitted by Graham Coghill on 22.02.2005
My grandfather, Manuel Marsellos was born in Karvounades 2 Feb 1890. His father's name was probably Peter. Manuel immigrated to Australia in 1908 on the same ship as Nick Laurantus, who later sponsored out several members of the Marselos family. The...
submitted by Helen Cassimatis on 19.02.2005
I have just been reading in the Australian 19/02/05 about the charges against Iakovos Yiosakis of smuggling antiquities out of Kythera. Can anyone add any more to this? What exactly has been stolen? How much of Kytherian cultural heritage has been so...
submitted by Kytherian Association Of Australia on 17.02.2005
The Kytherian Association of Australia is holding the
Nicholas Anthony Aroney Encouragement Awards,
which are presented on behalf of the Nicholas Anthony Aroney Trust,
at an Awards Dinner on
Saturday 5 March, 2005,
at the Twin Restaurant,...
submitted by Sue Katsoulis on 13.02.2005
My husband, John Katsoulis, and I visited Kythera last September. John has three first cousins still living there. John's Mother was born in Kythera, Her name was Stamatina Stathis. This is a wonderful web site. I recently saw an article about a r...
submitted by Hugh Gilchrist on 12.02.2005
Author: Hugh Gilchrist
Publisher: Halstead Pres
Available: Halstead Press
Description: ISBN 1920831193
Retail Price : $69.95
Book available from:
The Sydney Friends of the Australian Institute at Athens. (SFAIA)....
submitted by Michael Poulos on 10.02.2005
Are there many vacant blocks left in Kythera with ocean views? Would be interested if someone could help on this one.
submitted by Hugh Gilchrist on 09.02.2005
Australians and Greeks, Vol. 3. The Later Years.
(Published by Halstead Press)
Written by, Hugh Gilchrist.
Australian Ambassador to Greece, 1968 to 1972
The book will be launched in the presence of the author by,
The Hon. Bob Carr, MP
submitted by Maria Cavacos on 04.02.2005
YIASSAS! What is the newest info on the Sept. '05 reunion on Kythera? I remember getting something in an e-mail about this......and will we all FIT on the Island????-Maria
submitted by Peter Trearchis on 27.01.2005
I am looking for anyone who has heard of this family-
_____ Kasimatis married Theodosia Panagiotis Panaretos and had kids-
Fotini "Foto" Kasimatis b. 1880's
They lived in Kythera but may...
submitted by Γιάννης Μαυρομμάτης on 22.01.2005
The Kytherian Brotherhood of Peiraias at 7 Navarinou str., Peiraias, next to the train station, hosts a talk by Yiannis Mavrommatis on Wednesday, 26 January 2005, at 8 pm on: The Kytherians in California, a tribute to Annastasia Megalo-Konomos Condas...
submitted by Samantha Cassimaty on 15.01.2005
Im Samantha Cassimaty, Great Grand daughter of George Michael cassimaty and Mary Elizabeth Florence whose maiden name was spence,Gearge also had 2 brothers Jack michael and spyros michael.Spyros had 3 children christina,helen and michael with Struvll...
submitted by Karavitiko Symposium, Sydney on 13.01.2005
Dear Fellow Karaviti, Kytherian and Friend,
Once again it is our pleasure and delight to invite you to “Karavitiko 2005”. From its meagre beginnings some four decades ago the Symposium is now one of the most significant events on the Gr...
submitted by Peter Trearchis on 11.01.2005
I am trying to get as much info as possible on any Panaretos family trying to either connect as many as I can or to fit my great-grandmother Mary Panaretos (b. 1860's) and her sister Erifyli into it. Any info anyone has on any Panaretos family would...
submitted by Spyro Calocerinos on 08.01.2005
Please read comments re- Phtograph submitted by Koula Veneris on the 27th December 2004 section Vintage Portraits/People of her grandparents George and Koula Travasaros
submitted by Spyro Calocerinos on 06.01.2005
I have recognised some of the people in the photograph.Some of these were later in Hora's High School in my class.I remember Matina, but I haven't seen her since she left Kythera. I would like to know how to contact her. Please read comments to Peter...
submitted by Chris Dascalopoulos on 06.01.2005
Hi fellow Kytherians of the world. Even though I'm not originaly from the island I'm building my home so that in years time I will be able to spend much time there.
I'm also getting married on the island durng following July and I would be very int...
submitted by Peter Trearchis on 05.01.2005
Hi My name is Peter Trearchis and I am the 14 year old son of Dean Trearchis who has posted things here before. We are currently trying to research my Panaretos ancestry. The farthest we can get back to is a Mary Panaretos wife of Ioannis Emmmanuel T...
Wild sage in the springtime
Surf at Firi Ammos beach
I know this is 15 years late but hi, I'm Daniel Panaretto, my Great Grandfather changed the...
About 5 minutes into the program Ada Margariti, who is an Attorney at Law, speaks about how she came to...
Interviewed during his visit to Australia, 2013.
August 17, 2010
103.2 HOPE - radio station
You’ve heard of PhDs in science, medicine and education but have you...
Gorgeous Ruby! Ruby's father was Evangelo Megaloconomos born 7 September 1891, died 29 January 1983
Ruby was born 16 September...
Teacher, journalist, poet and author, Sydney NSW Australia
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Hi James, I've not heard of these Zantiotis people however the Kytherian Genealogy Club might be able...
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This is a longshot but my name is Georgia and I'm looking for any info...
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I'm looking for information on the Kontoleon's. Demetrius, Horalambus, Kosta, Stella, Arho were siblings.