Thursday, April 5, 2012
Book "The Canadian Odyssey: The Greek Experience in Canada" by Chimbos (includes 62 Greek names)
The book "The Canadian Odyssey: The Greek Experience in Canada" by Peter D. Chimbos was published in 1980 by McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Canada.
It includes 62 Greek names that I have transcribed below for your viewing.
I borrowed this book through my local library inter-library loan program. Work with your local librarian to see if they can assist you.
Akaikos - Priest
Apostolakos, Constantine - aka Charles Brown
Brown - References Brown Brothers
Brown, Charles - aka Constantine Apostolakos
de Fuca, Juan - aka Yannis Phokas
Giannaris, John - aka John Yannaris; aka John Stevens; aka "Johnny the Greek"
Karras - Priest
Lecas, Theodore - Born in Kranedion, Crete; Immigrated to Montreal in 1843
Nonis, Panayotis - Born in Kranedion, Crete; Immigrated to Montreal in 1843
Papageorgopoulos, A. - Priest
Paparaschakis - First parish priest of St George Greek Orthodox Church in Toronto; Killed in World War I
Phokas, Yannis - aka Juan de Fuca
Sotirios - Bishop
Stevens, John - aka John Giannaris; aka John Yannaris; aka "Johnny the Greek"
Thaquene, Eustrat - "...called himself Greek Canadian & said his father had sailed from Greece…."
Yannaris, John - aka John Giannaris; aka John Stevens; aka "Johnny the Greek"