A very specialist service is now available on Kefalonia - Kefalonia Roots. The general purpose of Kefalonian Roots is to acquaint the descendents of Kefalonians with resources and information useful for researching their family history.
The specific purpose of the Kefalonia Roots website is to make information and genealogical documents available to all descendents of Kefalonians, especially those who cannot visit the island and remain for the extended period of time required for researching, obtaining documents, and locating their ancestral village.
Kefalonian Roots provides a Personal Research Assistant on the island; a medium for communication among users researching a specific surname; useful resource information; and historical, cultural and religious information concerning Kefalonia.
Family researches can contribute to the site by adding information about their immigrant ancestors; surnames of interest; family tree; and by placing topics of interest on the bulletin board.
By using the site descendents of Kefalonians can learn more about their ancestors and family history and will develop a warm respect for their ancestors homeland and way of life.