Diaspora Communities – U.S.A. – UTAH

Articles, Books, Online Databases, Photographs


Helen Papanikolas:  When Manoli Turned His Coat Inside Out and Called Himself Manolio by E. D. Karampetsos

August 2016 Centennial Celebration – Greek Orthodox Church, Price, Utah

Pancretan Association of America Congress in Salt Lake City Glows with Pride

“Explosion Fatal to 23 – Two Carloads of Dynamite Are Blown Up in Utah … Most of the Victims Were GREEK Laborers…” article, Chicago Daily Tribune, February 20, 1904


Toil and Rage in a New Land: The Greek Immigrants in Utah, by Helen Zeese Papanikolas, published Utah Historical Quarterly;  Spring 1970/Volume 38/ Number 2 (includes 233 Greek names)


410 Born in Greece – Utah, Military Records, 1861-1970

855 Born in Greece – Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1908-1949

2,694 Born in Greece – Utah, Deaths and Burials, 1888-1946

Hellenic Latter-day Saint Society Records, 1959-1968 (Utah State Historical Society)

“Salt Lake City Cemetery” (80 records list Greece as birth place)


Photograph – 1908 – Funeral, Greek Orthodox Church, Salt Lake City, Utah

Photograph – 1924 – Mass Burial Service for Greek Immigrants – Castle Gate Mine Explosion – Utah

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