Tag Archives: Alexander K. Pavellas

Ancient Family History

I subscribe to a Facebook group named “Haplogroup J2b and Subclades.” It’s for people interested in genetic genealogy, especially for those with the genetic designation ‘Haplogroup J2,’ its ‘subclade ‘J2b,’ and other subdivisions of each. My paternal genetic haplotype is … Continue reading

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Six Pictures on an Avocado-colored Wall: Their Stories

The Wall and the Pictures The color of the walls was chosen and applied by Leo, Eva’s son, when this was his room. I thought it too bold but, by the time he moved away to university, I had grown … Continue reading

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Notes for a memoir: Lucille and Alexander

Obituary of Alexander K. Pavellas Goodness, tolerance, truth; these virtues were crystallized in his heart. And it was through them that he approached his fellowmen, enriching them and impoverishing himself with every contact. It is impossible to think of Alexander … Continue reading

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