Migrants- Stypsi

 

Family Name: Manda  
Name: Konstantina   
Year of Birth:    1948
Father's Name: Xenophon (Stypsi)
Mother's Name:   Olga Silomati (Stypsi) 
Siblings:  Eleni (Orphanidou), Nikolaos, Chrysoula (Sarri) 
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1968
Sponsor:    Eleni Orphanidou (my sister)
Married: Ignatios Valasis (Stypsi) 
Children:  Fokion, Xenophon
City of Residence: Melbourne, Australia 
Livelihood: Small Business- Butchers 

 

Above: With my parents, Xenophon and Olga, in the top row, my sister, Chrysoula in the middle row left, and, Vasilios and Panagiotis Kallipolitis.

Above Right: With Vasilios and Panagiotis Kallipolitis.  

 

Above: My siblings, Chrysoula (left) and Nikolaos (right), with Ekaterina. 

Above Right: Phillip Island, 1968. The photograph was taken during my first week in Australia. 

 

Above: On my wedding day. L-R: Mihail Gelagotis, myself, my husband, Ignatios Valasis, my mother-in-law, Ekaterini and my father-in-law, Fokion. 

Above Right: Family. L-R: my father-in-law, Fokion; my brother, Nikolaos- holding his daughter, Olga; my sister-in-law, Ourania Manda; my mother-in-law, Ekaterina; myself; my sister, Eleni- with her daughter, Mary- and her husband, Kyriakos- with Xenophon.

 

Above: With my husband, Ignatios, and our sons, Xenophon and Fokion.