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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...
submitted by Susan Muehlhans-Karides on 05.05.2004
Researching the ancestry of my husband, Steven. Father is Peter George Karides, son of immigrants from Mylopotomos, Kythera: George Peter Karides (b. 14 May 1886 in Mylopotomos (?)Kythera-died Milwaukee Wisconsin, USA)and wife Marouli Stratigos (b....
submitted by GEORGE MEGAS on 01.05.2004
I am trying to go back past my grand father, Manoli Megaloconomos (Boubouras),married Maria (unknown surname) from Anti Kythera
submitted by George Poulos on 28.04.2004
The Roxy Theatre, Bingara, NSW, Australia, was created/built/owned by three Kytherians in 1936.
[Peter John Feros, Katsehamos, (Mitata)
George Ernest (Proto)Psaltis, Katsavias, (Frilingianika), and
Emanuel Theodoropoulos Aronis, known as Emmanu...
submitted by George Poulos on 17.04.2004
Does anybody know who posted the photographs on -
Many of them are "Kytherian", old, and unique.
submitted by Site Administrator on 05.04.2004
This is about Rosa Antonia Tessima Cerg Kassimatis (Cassimatis) of Kythira Island and her three children from her first marriage: to Irish Surgeon Charles Hearn; and her four children from her second marriage: to...
submitted by Simon Crethar on 02.04.2004
I am trying to locate any information on a lady who was a sister to my late grandfather Nicholas Crethar who lived in Karavas. I last met her and her daughter Pipitza(not spelt right, but spelt as sounds)when I was in Kytheria in 1992 and have lost c...
submitted by Lee Lontis on 20.03.2004
Hello I am trying to find information about my grandfathers family.The only information i have is his fathers first and last name which is Theodore Leontarakis and that he may have served in the Greek navy. Any information about family still there an...
submitted by Alexandra Biggs on 19.03.2004
The above who are my great grandparents were married in Kytheria possibly in the old church in frigilianika which is now a school later believed to have lived in the Friligianika/Kastrisianka area.
Peneolpe Castrisis (nee Frilingou was born in 18...
submitted by Tony Caravousanos on 03.03.2004
Hi - My name is Tony Caravousanos. I live in Dublin Ireland. My Grandfather came from Livadi in Kythira and went to the USA around 1900.
My wife's name is Ola and we have 2 children - a boy Keith and a girl Ria - after Kythera !
submitted by Alexander Vlantis on 26.02.2004
My grandfather, Emmanuel Vlantis, emigrated from Kythera to 'Rhodesia' in the early 1900's and married Emerenstia. He had five childen. Menalos, Calliope, Cleo, Hester and Christian. I am Alexander Vlantis, the eldest son of Christian Vlantis. All se...
submitted by Site Administrator on 23.02.2004
On January 27th, 2003, the book, "KYTHERIAN SURNAMES", written by the editor of Kythiraika newspaper, Mr. Emmanouil Kalligeros, was introduced to the Kytherian and Hellenic public. The book launch was held at a special exhibition, organised by the As...
submitted by Lindsay Johnstone on 21.02.2004
My father-in-law, Emmanuel Fardoulis (originally of Potamos) told me that his grandfather Emmanuel Panagiotis Fardoulis (born ca 1840, died ca 1901) emigrated from Constantinople to Kythera about 1860. His nfather Pangiotis lived in the suburbs of Co...
submitted by Wayne Kanelis on 09.02.2004
my name is wayne kanelis im in sydney austrailia im looking for history on my family my grand father was born in kithira he was george john kanelis im comming over to kithira in august this yearit would be great if anyone knew of my family or...
Your name appeared as my DNA matched 4th-6th cousin which surprised me! So how we...
I am related to Vasiliki Bouterou. She is my great great grandmother. She married a theodore comino....
I am an author with a book contract to the Australian publisher Allen and Unwin. I've been...
On a clear day from the lower half of the island you can see one of our neighbours.. CRETE ...in...
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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