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submitted by Stephen Porter on 10.05.2020
I am trying to find out some information about my grandfather Dimitri Frelengus born 18 Aug 1890. In a marriage certificate I have it listing him as being born in Cythyia Greece which I am guessing is Kythira.
submitted by Argyris Karavis on 16.04.2020
Hi. I am wondering if I can seek your assistance. I am undertaken a PhD in history at the University of Melbourne. Looking at the culinary culture of Melbourne and Sydney in the late 19th and early 20th century through the emergence of restaurants in...
submitted by Georgia Reeves on 25.01.2020
This is a longshot but my name is Georgia and I'm looking for any info about my 3x great grandfather Demetrius Donnell. The information I have gathered is from certificates and newspaper atricles. I believe Donnell was a name h...
submitted by Cynthia DeCarlo on 18.01.2020
I'm looking for information on the Kontoleon's. Demetrius, Horalambus, Kosta, Stella, Arho were siblings.
submitted by James Anderson on 11.01.2020
I am seeking information about Charalambos and Panayiota Zantiotis, they were my great grandparents and were parents of a large family in the 1920s.
They came from Potamos in Kythera.
My grandmother is...
Hi, my name is James Anderson, I was born in 1971.
I am seeking information about Charalambos Zantiotis and Panayiota Zantiotis, they would have been parents of grown up children during World War 2. They came from Potamos in Kythera. My...
submitted by Wendy Kepreotis on 05.01.2020
Looking for information about my late father-in-law Peter Victor Kepreotis,he migrated with his family to Australia and had a cafe with his brother Nicolas in Penrith NSW
called Aronis. Cheers Wendy
submitted by Kae Bright on 21.12.2019
looking for info on a boxing troupe from Greece to Australia in about 1920s. SAMIOS was one of the fighters or maybe even a manager.
do not know his first name but he came to Australia to do boxing shows and married a Sydney girl and they had 3 ch...
submitted by Katrina Corbett on 05.12.2019
I’m on the hunt for a family member and was wondering if anyone could help me? I have reached out to quite a few people from the Greek community and they have all said that I should try here.
I am looking for...
submitted by Len Eaton on 29.08.2019
can anyone remind me of his cafe in Collins Street in Hobart in 50/60's. he also had a fish/chip further up the street called the Galaxy. Len Eaton
submitted by Joan Krygsman on 20.07.2019
Hello! I am working on the family tree for my stepmother, Jacqueline Maree. Jacquie was born in 1953 in Cape Town, South Africa to Percival John Maree and Muriel Irene Adams, both born and raised in the Western Cape of South Africa. HOWEVER, Jacquie&...
submitted by Kalie Zervos on 18.01.2019
I notice quite a few people posting messages on how go about locating ancestors from Kythera.
Well there is no need to go all the way to Kythera to search for your family history, The Kytherian Genealogy Club has more Kytherian records...
submitted by chrystine flavell on 14.01.2019
my daughter is waiting patiently (about 18 months now) for her Greek citizenship. Considering mine took 7 years and for my other daughter 3 years we are wondering if it is worth spending money on a Greek lawyer or is there nothing more that...
submitted by Helen Feros on 02.01.2019
Does anyone know how to apply for a birth certificate or find a copy for a person born in Kythera 1912.
submitted by Jessie Weatherley on 01.01.2019
Hi - I am looking for decendents for Theodorus Zantos. He was born 28.12.1900 in Potamos. He lived in Warwick in the early 1930s, and enlisted in the airforce in 1940 where he was a cook. His next of kin at time of enlisting was Miss Ellie Zanto - a...
submitted by chris otis on 19.11.2018
hello, i am looking for some great books about the amazing writer lefkadios hearn, who wrote about the traditional stories+poems of japan in the late 19th-early 20th century, and those books were published by the ''society of kytherean studie...
submitted by Tracey May Horn on 14.11.2018
My mum's father was greek his surname was Pagonis. I have been told my relatives were from originally from Kythera. How do I go about finding out more?
Tracey May Preston
submitted by Wilma Rule on 06.11.2018
Can anyone please help me to trace the grave of a Scottish soldier who was buried by the villagers of Karavas in 1917. He was 21 year old Sgt Thompson whose body was washed up on the beach of Aghios Nickolaos at some time after the ship he was...
submitted by Wilma Rule on 17.06.2018
Can anyone please help me to trace the grave of a Scottish soldier who was buried in the cemetery of Aghios Nickolaos Church in 1917. He was 21 year old Sgt Thompson and his body was washed up on the beach of Aghios Nickolaos at some time after...
submitted by Eleni Skarlatos on 13.05.2018
Hi there I was wondering if anyone knows if Amorgos has a page like this one? thank you
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...
If you're interested in books on Kythera here is the updated Book/CD/DVD order form from the Kytherian World Heritage Fund....
wonderful old byzantine church near the village of zaglanikianika with potamos in the background ...
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...
10.05.2020 (Message Board)
I think this information might be of interest.
Can you provide more information? Such as if they were immigrants or your family history,...
Thanks Tina, Appreciated.
I found information on Ancestry the may be of interest.