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To the Tzannes'

submitted by Christine Pateros-Nowak on 01.05.2005

My name is Christine Pateros (-Nowak). I see the Pateros name hyphenated with the Tzannes name. Are we the same family? I can get further family history from my father. I am 41 and live in Oak Park (Chicago) IL and look forward to finding my fami...

Emmauel Antonios Cassimatis moved to Australia

submitted by Tania Cassimatis on 27.04.2005

I have the great need to find out more information regarding my grandfather who arrived in Australia on 8th April 1914 at the age of 14. Emmauel Antonios Cassimatis (Cassum) lived his life in a small town in country NSW called Ardlethen where he ran...

Discover your roots

submitted by James Victor Prineas on 23.04.2005

Reserve your seat at our Kythera “Discover Your Roots” Day I'm pleased to announce that the first official “Discover your Roots” day is to be held on Saturday the 13th of August, 2005. A single day event in the capital of Kyther...

George Kassimatis, New York,

submitted by Petro Cassimaty on 21.04.2005

My father Nikolaos Kassimati who derives from Kato Livathi migrated to Australia in 1922. He had a brother George who lived in New York, Spiro, Emmanuel and Panayioti (who lived in Australia), sisters, Maria and Chrisoula (who lived in Kythera) and S...

Galakatos in Smyrna & Taganrog

submitted by Ellena Galtos on 19.04.2005

I am interested in tracking down people who may have known members of the Galakatos family - particularly my great grandfather Kosmas Galakatos who was a merchant in Smyrna. Originally from Kythera, he later moved to Piraeus. One son - my grandfat...

Info on St. Cosmos & Damien monastery

submitted by Jennifer Bushaw on 11.04.2005

I recently learned from my great Aunt (Irene Souris) that my ancestors (the Souris family from Potamos) had, and still has, possesion of a monastery in the area, St. Cosmos & Damien. Does anyone have any information on this monastery? Or even the S...

Prizes for submissions to the web-site.

submitted by Karavitiko Symposium, Sydney on 08.04.2005

In an endeavour to enourage people to submit more photographs and stories about Karavas, and Kythera, the Committee of the Karavitiko Symposium have decided to donate 3 prizes for best entries to the web-site of: 1. Vintage Landscapes and Architec...

Congratulations Manoli Daponte

submitted by Spyro Calocerinos on 07.04.2005

Manolis Dapontes recently released his new book "Tacsidia tis Ekaterinis". The book details the trips the well known vessel "Ekaterini"travelled in Greece, taking tourists to some of the remotest islands.This is his third book. His first one was "Fou...

Michael Mazarick

submitted by Maryann Mazarick-stoner on 04.04.2005

My grandfather was Michael Mazarick of Vandergrift, Pa. He died in 1970. He was the only son of Emmanuel Mazarick of Kythera. There were many sisters. I would love to hear from relatives. I have a picture of him when he first arrived to this country....

Protopsaltis/ Protos,Mazarakis/Mazarick family

submitted by Melanie Scinto on 01.04.2005

Hello! I have recently put what I have of our family tree on this website. I am still adding information. If any family has corrections or additions please contact me. A lot of our family came from Hora & Metata. Most settled in N. Vandergrift, PA...

Easter in Kythera

submitted by Peter Poulos on 31.03.2005

I plan to travel to our beloved Kythera for Easter this year. Can anybody suggest who I need to contact to find out the timetable of boats from Neapolis or Gythio to Agia Pelagia.I would love to hear from anybody else travelling to Kythera at this t...

Attention Melanie Scinto !

submitted by Ourania Stephanopoulos Mazarakis/Protopsaltis on 23.03.2005

Dear Melanie, We enjoyed reading your entries of 3/15/05 on the family tree. My mother's maiden name was Maria Protos (Protopsaltis). We believe you entered information about her Pappou Nicolas, date of birth 1882 and died 1953 in Vandergrift, PA...

Tsirigotis Family

submitted by Krystalia Bolovitsiotis on 16.03.2005

My great grandmother was Panagiota Tsirigoti. She married my great grandfather Yiannis (b. 1850) and lived either in Malta, a small village in outer Mani or Polovitsa, a small village on Mt. Tayetus near Potamia and Xirokambi. Eventually the family...

Saint Theodore's Day. 2005.

submitted by Kytherian Association Of Australia on 11.03.2005

Saint Theodore's Day is to be celebrated on Sunday 22nd May at Saint Stephanos Greek Orthodox Church, at Hurlstone Park, in conjunction with the celebration of the handing back of the Eptanisian Islands, including Kythera, by the British to th...

Greek National Day Wreath Laying, Sydney, 2005.

submitted by Kytherian Association Of Australia on 11.03.2005

Greek National Day falls on Friday 25th March, but because this coincides with the Australian Good Friday, the Wreath Laying Ceremony will be held on Sunday, 20th March at the Cenotaph, in Martin Place, Sydney, followed by a March to the Opera H...

Kytherian Ball Programme. Advertising.

submitted by Kytherian Association Of Australia on 11.03.2005

The Ball Committee would like to invite you to advertise your business or service in the 2005 Kytherian Ball Programme. Each year proceeds from the Kytherian Ball are donated to a worthy charity. Interested in advertising? Contact Vicki Cono...


submitted by Kytherian Association Of Australia on 11.03.2005

Saturday 14th May 2005 STAR CITY CASINO Tickets: $170 per person. For over a decade more than 700 people have attended the Ball each year. Don't miss out. Book early. Contact: Esther Calligeros .........Kathy Samios Or press green "...

Panaretos/Melitas family

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...

Union of Greek Women Sydney 1913

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...

Searching for Leslie James Comino

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 @ tophat1125@hotmail.c&#...