In a few days, on April 16th, Hellenic Genealogy Geek celebrates its anniversary. When it was created ten years ago, in 2010, no one would have imagined the developments that were to follow in the field of Greek genealogy.
After 100 years a family is reunited, retrieving lost connections: from Greece to Romania
Like many of her compatriots, Aikaterini Kanelli of Geraki fell to the hands of the Turks when Ibrahim Pasha invaded the Peloponnese!
Nikolaos Sistakis of Kakodiki, Chania, died in 1904 at the age of 108. He had fought in many of the great battles of the Greek War of Independence: in Missolonghi, in Samos, in Faliro, under Karaiskakis, Brouskos, Miaoulis and Sachtouris!
This video will show you how to narrow down matches when searching on Greek Ancestry. Examples from our Chania databases.
There comes a point in any genealogical research where we finish examining the “basic” record sets.
Despite our best efforts, there is always a gap in our research: our female ancestors or half us!
New records for 5 Lakonian villages
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Antonios Georgakakis was born in Kampos in 1817!
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