People of Interest (E)

Hampartzoum’s Life was infused with many people who had a great and impactful influence on his life. In this section Hampartzoum shares his thoughts, stories and extraordinary encounters.

The Poochigian Family

The Poochigian Family has done an excellent job of recording their family history and genealogy from Perri. Unfortunately she passed away before completing the project. Here is a link to view their web site:

http://www.oocities.org/heartland/Ridge/6925/index.htm

Aurora Mardiganian

“The worst thing you can do to a survivor is ignore them” – Sara Chitjian

Aurora Mardiganian spent the final years of her life alone in an old age home forgotten.

Which was her tragedy, her experience in the Armenian Genocide or her experience in her later years within the Armenian community.