Tag : Adana

Adana (Atana) was part of the Kingdom of Kilikian Armenia.


Hello! I thought this may be an appropriate place to ask about something that I’ve been researching about for a long time. My grandfather claims that our ancestors were from the town “Ghoyakh” (a small town in adana). I’ve tried to find its history and its location today, but i always end up ...
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Vahé Achikian

The photo is of Armenian girls’ Yetimhane ( orphanage ) of Adana’s Armenian quarter circa 1909-1910. It was funded mostly by Boghos Noubar Pasha of AGBU ( Haykakan Parekordzagan Entehanour Miyoutyoun ) to shelter, nourish and educate the orphaned Armenian children after the Adana tragic ...
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