Migrants- Petra

 

 

Family Name: Karakostides 
Name: Nikolaos 
Life:    1929- 1982
Father's Name: Mihail (Petra) 
Mother's Name:   Androniki Limneou (Petra) 
Siblings:  Maria, Efstratios, Evnomia (Kripintiris)
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1955
Sponsor: Efstratios (his brother) 
Married:   Eleni Kretza (Agia Paraskevi)
Children:  Androniki, Mihail 
City of Residence:  Sydney, Australia
Livelihood:  Taxi Driver 

   

Above: His parents, Androniki and Mihail. 

Above Middle: A portrait taken during his National Service. 

Above Right: In Hyde Park, Sydney. Circa 1955. 

 

Above: With friends. Standing are: Efstathios Kallintzis, Andreas Papazoglou and himself. In the front is Efstratios "Charlie" Moutzouris.

Above Right: Out with friends. L-R: Apostolos Kretzas, Efstathios Kallintzis, himself, Georgios Saragas, Dimitrios Tsakiris and Socrates Kretzas. 

  

Above: Friends and family. Standing are: unknown, Ioannis Vouzakis and himself. Seated are: Eleni Vouzakis, unknown and his sister, Evnomia.  

Above Right: With his fiance, Eleni Kretza, at their engagement party. 

 

Above: At his son Mihail's baptism, with his brother, Efstratios, his wife, Eleni and their children Mihail and Androniki. 

Above Right: The Karakostides family- with his wife, Eleni, and their children, Mihail and Androniki.