Migrants- Mandamados

 

Family Name: Patselli 
Name: Efstratia 
Year of Birth:    1941
Father's Name: Andonios (Napi)
Mother's Name:   Eleni Sougiourtzi (Mandamados)
Siblings:  Maria (Vaga)
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1963
Sponsor: Maria Vaga (my sister)
Married:   Gerasimos Koresis (Cephalonia) 
Children:  Maria, Eleni
City of Residence:  Melbourne, Australia
Livelihood:  Domestic Duties 

 

Above: With my friends, Calliope, Maria and Efstratia. I am second from the left. 

Above Right: At the panygiri of Agios Stefanos, 1960. L-R: Magdalene, myself, Despina, Konstantina, Eleni and Katina. 

 

Above: On excursion with friends. I am in the front, centre. 

Above Right: Working at Hatzistrati's workshop that made carpets. L-R: Magdalene, myself, Despina, Konstantina, Eleni and Katina. I worked here for almost three years. 

  

Above: At our village. 

Above Right: My wedding with my husband, Gerasimos. 

Above: My family- with my husband, Gerasimos, and our daughters, Maria and Eleni.