Diaspora Communities – CANADA

Articles, Books, Databases/Records, Films/Videos, Websites

ARTICLES

‘This lost chapter’: Greek community commemorates 100th anniversary of Toronto riots

Sculpture of the Greek Immigrants Unveiled in Montreal – 2017

Greek Immigration to Quebec: The Process and the Settlement by Efie Gavaki, published in the Journal of the Hellenic Diaspora, Vol. 17/1, 1991.

BOOKS

The Straits of Chimera – True story of first (Greek) European in West Canada

The Canadian Odyssey: The Greek Experience in Canada by Chimbos (includes 62 Greek names)

DATABASES/RECORDS

631 Born in Greece – Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926

3,537 born in Greece – FREE 1921 Census of Canada

98 Born in Greece – Ontario, Toronto Trust Cemeteries, 1826-1989 – Canada

130 Born in Greece, World War I – Canada – CEF Personal Files, 1914-1918

View thousands of Greeks in 1851-1921 Canadian Census Records

319 Born in Greece – British Columbia, Canada Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932

6,871 Born in Greece – Canada, Passenger Lists, 1881-1922

445 Born in Greece – Ontario Canada Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947

98 Born in Greece – Ontario, Toronto Trust Cemeteries, 1826-1989 – Canada

7,206 Born in Greece – Border Crossings from Canada to United States, 1895-1956

484 Born in Greece – Soldiers from Canada in First World War, 1914-1918

930+ Born in Greece – Death Registrations, British Columbia, Canada, 1901-1986

6 Born in Greece – British Columbia, Canada – Death Registrations, 1877-1900

39 Born in Greece – Records of Aliens Pre-Examined in Canada, 1922-1954

Greece Born (Surnames A – L) Ontario Canada Marriages 1857-1924 (1,042 names listed)

Greece Born (Surnames M-Z) Ontario Canada Marriages 1857-1924 (1,042 names listed)

2,650+ Greeks in Online Canadian Naturalization Records 1915-1932

FILMS/VIDEOS

Director Asimakopoulos Shoots Film on Neighborhood of Greek Immigrants, article by Konstantinos Menzel, published in Greek Reporter, April 7, 2014

YouTube video of preview to documentary “Violent August – 1918 Anti-Greek Riots in Toronto

Greek History in Canada

WEBSITES

Greek Canadian History Project

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