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Looking for members of the Stelliou family of Potamos

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...

Missing Great Uncle - John K Cordato

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...

Rosa Kassimatis, son Lafcadio Hearn, and second Husband, Giovanni Cavallini* - and descendants

submitted by George Poulos on 30.05.2004

By end May, 2004, 10 "Hearn" entries have been posted to, 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...

Roxy Theatre Bingara NSW Australia

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...

Olympic Flame - June 4 - passing through the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney

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...

OLYMPIC SECURITY CONFERENCE - Athens, 26 May 2004 - Statement

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...

Fork in the Road - destination - KYTHERA

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. "Fork"...

Olympic Flame - Departure, Athens, Wednesday 2 July, at 20.30

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...

WORLD COUNCIL OF HELLENES ABROAD (S.A.E.) - Staying in Touch, No. 72

submitted by George Poulos on 19.05.2004

WORLD COUNCIL OF HELLENES ABROAD (S.A.E.) Office: OCEANIA 1009 Botany Road Mascot, NSW 2020 Australia 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 www.sae...

Australian Institute of International Affairs - next Event Thurs 20th May

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...

Funeral of Peter Frilingos

submitted by George Poulos on 09.05.2004

Funeral of Peter Frilingos 1944-2004 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....

Manolis Megaloconomos (Boubouras)

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

OFFICIAL OPENING - The Roxy Theatre, Bingara, NSW, Australia.

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...

Who posted the photographs on

submitted by George Poulos on 17.04.2004

Does anybody know who posted the photographs on - Many of them are "Kytherian", old, and unique.

Hearn, Cavallini, Cassimatis

submitted by Site Administrator on 05.04.2004

Cassimatis (Kassimatis) Cavallini 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...

Looking for relatives

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...

search for family leontarakis

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...

Penelope Frilingou married Panayotis Castritsis

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...

Caravousanos Folk !

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 ! Any Caravousanos...