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by mpaloutz
Sat Oct 23, 2010 11:48 pm
Forum: Find your Hyerenagits
Topic: Dikranagerd.Tigranocerta.Amida.Diyarbekir
Replies: 35
Views: 67090

Re: Dikranagerd.Tigranocerta.Amida.Diyarbekir

Hi, are you still out there? I just ran into some Basmajians in my research.
Still here! You can always reach me through my blog, below.
Basmajian is a fairly common Armenian name, I have found. What have you discovered?
by mpaloutz
Sun Jun 07, 2009 3:51 pm
Forum: Find your Hyerenagits
Topic: Bitlis
Replies: 5
Views: 11809

Re: Bitlis

My great-grandmother, Mary Badigian Basmajian, her family is from Bitlis. Her mother was Markarid Karabian Badigian, and the Karabian family also came to Fresno. From my blog: Sunday, February 10, 2008 Another Arrival I recently found the immigration record of my great-grandmother Mary Badigian Basm...
by mpaloutz
Tue May 19, 2009 7:51 am
Forum: Find your Hyerenagits
Topic: Dikranagerd.Tigranocerta.Amida.Diyarbekir
Replies: 35
Views: 67090

Re: Dikranagerd.Tigranocerta.Amida.Diyarbekir

My grandmother's family was from Diyarbekir/Dikranagerd, the Basmajian and Keshishian families. They came to the U.S. in 1899.
by mpaloutz
Mon Apr 20, 2009 8:35 pm
Forum: First Armenians in America
Topic: Fresno Armenians
Replies: 33
Views: 51975

Fresno Armenian families

Hi, My name is Michelle Paloutzian and I have been researching my father's family for several years now. I have lots of information on the Paloutzian family especially, but also the related members of the Basmajian, Tatoian, Badigian, Keshishian (Kershaw), Hovasapian, Karabian, Chooljian, Tusoosian ...
by mpaloutz
Mon Apr 20, 2009 8:23 pm
Forum: Find your Hyerenagits
Topic: Parchanj
Replies: 5
Views: 17785

Re: Parchanj

Hello, Part of my family was from Parchanj as well; the Paloutzian and the Tatoian families. My family also has a copy of the Dzeron book, and it is amazing to have such a resource. We are also related to the Barton family of the Selma, CA area, as Mrs. Ogda Barton's mother was a Paloutzian. She mar...