Migrants- Plomari


Family Name: Sotirhos
Name: Georgios
Life: 1900- 2001
Father's Name: Ioannis (Plomari) 
Mother's Name:   Persephone Maistrelli (Plomari) 
Siblings:  Irini (Pastelide), Georgios, Marianthi (Koundouri), Despina, Panagiotis, Pelagia (Savva), Dimitrios, Sofia (Psaltogianni)
Year of Arrival in New Zealand: 1923
Married: Marika Moraitou (Port Said, Egypt) 
Children:  Polydora, Ioannis, Persephone, Athina
City of Residence: Wellington, New Zealand 
Livelihood: Small Business- Milk Bars



Above: A portrait taken his National Service in the Hellenic Navy. 

Above Right: Wellington, 1928. L-R: his brother, Panagiotis, Georgios himself, and his brother, Dimitrios. The photograph was taken on the day of Georgios' wedding.


Above: Family. L-R: Georgios and his wife, Marika- with their daughter, Polydora; his brother, Panagiotis and his wife, Anna- with his son, Ioannis; and his siblings, Dimitrios and Despina- with his daughter, Persephone.  

Above Right: At his daughter Polydora's wedding. Standing from left are: his uncle, Theologos Maistrellis; his daughter, Persephone; Georgios himself; his father, Ioannis; his wife, Marika; and his daughter, Polydora. Seated from left are: his daughter, Athina; his aunt, Polydora Maistrellis; his mother, Persephone; and his son, Ioannis.  


Above: With his wife, Marika, and his daughter Polydora's family. L-R: Georgios himself; his grandson, Vasos; his daughter, Polydora, and her husband, Michael Gavriel; his grandchildren, Andrew and Athina; and his wife, Marika.

Above Right: Family. In the back row are: Gerard Pratley, Vasos Gavriel, Andrew gavriel and Georgios J. Sotirhos. In the front are: Dimitrios Sotirhos, Georgios himself; Jenny Greig, Fiona Gavriel, Athina Gavriel; Heleyni Pratley; and Polydora Gavriel.  

Above: As a one-hundred year old.