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submitted by Steve Fatseas on 08.07.2004
I too am searching for distant members of the Fatseas family. My name is Stephen (Steve) Fatseas. I was born in New York City in 1945. My grandfather's name was Eugene (may be Americanized) Fatseas and my grandmother was Maria Fatseas (maiden name po...
submitted by Neil Fraser on 01.07.2004
I am looking for the ancestors of my children's great grandfather who's family oral history gives his name as Peter Paniotti Motties who came from the island of 'Sirigor' in Greece. He arrived in Sydney, NSW, Australia in the early 1900's with an unc...
submitted by Nettie Stillwell on 16.06.2004
Hello, I'm looking for information about my grandfather who was born on Kythera on or about 1912. Does anyone know of him? I think he was a sponge diver and his father (or him) was a city official. Thank you!
submitted by Helen Cassimatis on 14.06.2004
I wanted to renovate our family home in Drymonas, Kythera. I couldn't stay on the Island for long so needed someone I could trust to oversee the work for me. I was so lucky to find someone by the name of Roman Michalides (otherwise known as Russian Y...
submitted by George Poulos on 11.06.2004
Athens, 9 June 2004
CHINESE PUT OUT THE RED CARPET FOR THE OLYMPIC FLAME
A huge and very excited crowd was out on the streets of Beijing to welcome the Olympic Flame to the populous city that will be hosting the next Olympic Games in the year...
Athens, 9 June 2004
SEAN CONNERY MEETS ATHENS 2004 PRESIDENT
Sir Sean Connery and his wife, Lady Micheline Roquebrune Connery, today visited ATHENS 2004 President Gianna Angelopoulos-Daskalaki. The world-famous Scots actor expressed a wish to...
submitted by George Vardas on 03.06.2004
There are some interesting aerial photographs of Kapsali, Hora and the Kastro to be found on the ERT website at www.ert.gr. Just click on the words "aerial photography" appearing in the bottom right hand corner of the opening page and then click on...
submitted by John Rampias on 02.06.2004
My grandmother's name was Gregoria Panaretos, her brother was Cosmos Panaretos. I was told some other relatives went to Australia. She was born around 1892 Karava, Kythera, Greece. He moved to Michigan. My Yaya moved with her husband John George Ram...
submitted by Kristina Williamson on 02.06.2004
I would like to introduce myself: I am a photographer from Brooklyn, NY about to undertake a photographic project in Kythera. I became interested in Kythera while researching the influence of modernization on waves of emigration from...
submitted by Nikos Stelliou on 01.06.2004
I am trying to locate members of the Stelliou Family from Potamos, in order to exchange information about the history of our ancestors.
My great grandfather Panagiotis Stelliou left Potamos in the 19th century and established a commercial business...
submitted by Anna Avgoustou on 31.05.2004
Trying to find details of our grandfather's older brother named John (Jack) K Cordato (Theodorakakis) who arrived in Australia around 1898 from Potamos, Kythera. He was married to Eleni Cassimatis from Potamo and they had a daughter Theodora. Yours s...
submitted by George Poulos on 30.05.2004
By end May, 2004, 10 "Hearn" entries have been posted to kythera-island.net., with a number of users also responding to the original article under People, subsection, High Achievers, by Late in 2003, by Eleni Harou, on 30.10.2003.
The historical b...
submitted by Peter Makarthis on 29.05.2004
The refuburbished Roxy theatre is now officially opened. This is an outstanding tribute to the pioneering Greeks who established the Theatre in 1936. The restoration program has cost in excess $800,000(AUD)patrially funded by the Commonweath and NSW...
submitted by George Poulos on 28.05.2004
Carrying a flame for Athens
The Olympic Torch Relay is set to roll through sections of the Eastern Suburbs [of Sydney] on Friday, June 4.
Report Kim O'Connor
Greek business and community leaders as well as former Olympians will be torchb...
submitted by George Poulos on 27.05.2004
Athens, 26 May 2004 STATEMENTS AFTER THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC SECURITY CONFERENCE
After the three day International Conference for Olympic Games Security that ended today with a guided tour of the competition venues, the US, Australian, New Ze...
submitted by George Poulos on 26.05.2004
One of the locations for the SBS Program [Australia] A Fork in The Road, in 2004 will be KYTHERA.
Chief Researcher, Ashley Smith travelled to Kythera in March, and undertook extensive filming and interviewing, during his one week visit.
submitted by George Poulos on 25.05.2004
ANNOUNCEMENT Athens, 24 May 2004 OLYMPIC FLAME TO DEPART ON INTERNATIONAL TORCH
RELAY The start of the first truly international Olympic Torch Relay will be celebrated at the ‘Eleftherios Venizelos’ Athens International Airport on Wednesday 2 Ju...
submitted by George Poulos on 19.05.2004
WORLD COUNCIL OF HELLENES ABROAD (S.A.E.)
1009 Botany Road
Mascot, NSW 2020
61 2 9667 4733
Fax: 61 2 9667 2861
Level 1, 168 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
61 3 9650 0107
Fax: 61 3 9650 1905
submitted by George Poulos on 17.05.2004
Hear the latest information on the progress and preparation of the Greek Olympics with Costas Vertzayias who is the only Australian on the National Hellenic Olympic Committee. He has just returned from Greece and will present to the NSW Branch of th...
submitted by George Poulos on 09.05.2004
Funeral of Peter Frilingos
Funeral, Monday, May 10th, 2004, at 10.30am at St Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney CBD.
The Frilingos family has asked that donations be given to the Heart Foundation in memory of Peter and in lieu of flowers...
Hi dear Kytherians, my father, Zacharias Panaretos, was born in Potamos in 1908.
My grandfather built the house in Potamos...
Looking for any information about Spero Roberts. Fish monger Sydney early 1900s Greek name written as Rothermenon...
The Kytherian Society of California is pleased to invite you to our 6th GLOBAL ZOOM connecting Kytherians from all over the world!
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...
Brisbane kytherians at paliochora excursion ..exploring the wonderful site and seeing all the churches .. this one is called ' e...
Gorgeous Ruby! Ruby's father was Evangelo Megaloconomos born 7 September 1891, died 29 January 1983
Ruby was born 16 September...
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My wife's grandmother was from Kythera.
Her name was Eleni Kaligeri.
She married Georgios Vomvaris from Mytiline....
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