Diaspora Communities – U.S.A. – TEXAS

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Articles, Books, Online Databases

ARTICLES

Candy Jim’s Palace of Sweets by Steve Frangos, published in The National Herald, August 17, 2019

Greek Immigrant Candy Stores in Temple, Texas – published in The National Herald, July 2019

Where “The West” Begins: Ft. Worth Hellenes – by Steve Frangos, published in The National Herald, January 11, 2020

1910 – The Establishment of the Greek Orthodox Church in Texas – article published in the Orthodox Observer, July 2015

“San Antonio’s Greeks Heroes of World War” article – San Antonio Evening News , Texas – 4 October 1919

BOOKS

Greeks in Houston, Images of America Series authored by Irene Cassis and Constantina Michalos, published by Arcadia Publishing in 2013. (includes 536 Greek names and 213 photographs)

ONLINE DATABASES

Arrivals

Texas, Passenger and Crew Lists Arriving at Various Ports, 1896-1951 – 487 born in Greece – FamilySearch.org – FREE

Texas, Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Corpus Christi, Texas and Vicinity, June 1948 – January 1959 – 546 born in Greece – FamilySearch.org – FREE

Texas, Eagle Pass Arrival Manifests and Indexes, 1905-1954 – 147 born in Greece – FamilySearch.org – FREE

Texas, Manifests of Permanent and Statistical Alien Arrivals at El Paso, 1924-1954 – 45 born in Greece – FamilySearch.org – FREE

Texas, El Paso, Applications for Non-Resident Aliens Border Crossing Identification Cards, 1945-1952 – 4 born in Greece – FamilySearch.org – FREE

Deaths

Greek Cemetery, Galveston, Texas – 221 interments – headstone photographs on FindAGrave

Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976 – 2,198 born in Greece – FamilySearch.org – FREE

Houston, Texas, Historic Hollywood Cemetery Records, 1895-2008 – 30 born in Greece – Ancestry.com

Military

Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947 – 300 born in Greece – FamilySearch.org – FREE

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