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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...
submitted by David Page on 02.02.2004
The present generation of Kytherians may be glad to know that the documentary film, Return to Kythera, is preserved in the archives of ScreenSound Australia (formerly the National Film and Sound Institute)in Canberra, Australia. I commissioned the fi...
submitted by Judy McGrew on 28.01.2004
He lived in Akron, Ohio and had 5 chilren with his wife Gertrude.Would like to hear from any relatives.
submitted by Peter Tzannes on 21.01.2004
Congratulations...every visit to this site brings new information and appreciation of the love we have for our roots. By no means to replace this site.. another site for pics and general kytherian info is
submitted by Stephen Mormoris on 10.01.2004
My name is Stephen Mormoris (Stelios Mormoris) and I live in Paris, originally from New York. I am looking for information on the my ancestors, particularly Giorgos Mormoris,my great grandfather, who was a commander who defended Kythera from the Tur...
submitted by Phil Jorritsma on 08.01.2004
My wife is a descendant of Emanuel POTIRI who married Marietta CARYDIS. Their children were George, Michael, Peter, Helene and Chrisoula. George arrived in Australia in 1902 later followed by his brothers and sisters.
I have very little informati...
submitted by Site Administrator on 28.12.2003
view the original invitation at:
From the Kytherian Society of California
December 8, 2003
Dear Members and Friends,
on Sunday, January 4, we have...
submitted by Site Administrator on 17.12.2003
The Kythera-Family.net Team and the Kytherian Association of Australia cordially invite you, your family and friends to the
Official Kythera-Family.net Presentation
to be held on Wednesday 14th January 2004 at 6.30pm in the auditorium of the Ca...
submitted by Helen Cassimatis on 14.12.2003
I wanted to renovate our family home in Drymonas,Kythera.I couldn't stay on the Island for long so needed to find someone I could trust to oversee the work for me. I was so lucky to find Roman Michalidies
(Russian Yannis), a tradesman and resident o...
submitted by Michael Andronicos on 04.12.2003
hello. I am Michael Andronicos. My family originally comes from Kythera, also my grandfather is Charles Andronicos. My family originally established "Andronicus" Coffee some many decades ago, and I am seeking information about my family and ancestors...
submitted by Evelyn Cordatos on 16.10.2003
calling all long lost extended family members - would be nice to make contact and consolidate family histories before we all disappear from the face of the planet.
submitted by Kristina Williamson on 08.10.2003
Hello! I am a 23 year old photographer living in New York City, who is currently applying for a Fulbright Grant to photograph in Greece.
The project I am proposing will focus on Kythera. My work for this project is to photographically document th...
submitted by Stavros Samios on 17.09.2003
My grandfather Stavros left Kythera for Smyrna around 1900, with wife Victoria. In 1923 he went to relatives in Egypt and then moved to Sudan,where he died around
1940.He had one child only Alexandros.I very much like to know if there are any living...
submitted by Site Administrator on 10.09.2003
The Kytherian Society will celebrate the Panigyri of the Myrtidiotisa and our 53rd year on Sunday, September 28, 2003....
to read the entire invitation please click on the link below
submitted by Leslie James Comino on 05.09.2003
It would be nice to hear from my Aunty Mrs. Andrew Comino late of Wee Waa NSW Australia and cousin Maria who left Australia and went to Kythera to live I beleive. Also another cousin Mrs Anna Coronios from Kensington, Sydney formally of Scone NSW. Al...
submitted by Emmanuel Venardos on 30.08.2003
any venardos or related from karavas,please contact me. emmanuel venardos,son of minas,grand son of evangelos.family name,mayriros .
submitted by Georgia Pine on 14.08.2003
Hello to all,
In case you Kytherians out there haven't already found out, the Church of Latter Day Saints (Mormoms) has a terrific website with FREE downloadable software. Go to http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/default.asp
then click on any info...
submitted by James Gavriles on 09.08.2003
Anyone living in the Sydney area could contact my cousin Con Gavrilis at Astor Base Metals PTY. LTD, and tell him about this site. He has much to contribute and has many photographs also about Kythera and its people. He is very civic minded and also...
submitted by Site Administrator on 07.08.2003
We are fortunate indeed to have a Hospital in Potamos that serves not only the local residents but also visitors from abroad. It is consoling for Kytherians and visitors to know that urgent medical support is available when needed. The Hospital howev...
submitted by Peter Makarthis on 26.07.2003
A gathering of the descendents of pioneering Greeks of Inverell and District will be held in Inverell to honour the pioneering Greeks who settled at Inverell and the surrounding towns of Warialda, Bingara, Bundarra, Ashford, Tingha, Delungra and Ashf...
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.