2018 Portland, Oregon Conference

The Hellenic-American Cultural Center and Museum of Portland, Oregon sponsored a one-day Hellenic Genealogy Conference on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Holy Trinity Cathedral, Fr. Elias Stephanopoulos Center, 3131 NE Glisan St. Portland, Oregon 97232.

Handouts for the conference session.
Click on the title to download the pdf record.

Session 1 – Getting Started

Session 2 – Using US Records to Prepare for Research in Greece

Session 3 – Passenger Ship, Naturalization, Alien Registrations

Session 4 – Civil & Church Records in Greece

Session 5 – Your Research Trip-Church, Civil Repositories

Additional Resources:

A-Files, Prologue article

Dimotologion Column Descriptions

Greek Genealogy Word List

Immigration and Naturalization Questions in Census

Mitroon Arrenon Column Descriptions

Navigating the GAK Website

Research Tips for Family History Researchers

The Revolution of 1821 and Its Impact on Your Ancestors

Why Did They Leave? The Reasons Behind Greek Emigration

Why Orthodox Christians Should Do Their Genealogy

Greek Occupations