Migrants- Paleohori

Family Name: Malamas
Name: Spyridonas
Year of Birth:   1935
Father's Name: Ioannis (Paleohori)
Mother's Name:   Eleni Halaka (Paleohori)
Siblings:  Emmanouil, Panagiotis, Apostolos, Sultana (Koutsouradi), Paradisia (Zadelli)
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1950
Sponsor:    Evangelos Halakas (my uncle)
Married: Mersina Markou (Paleohori)
Children:  Eleni, Maria, Irini
City of Residence: Sydney
 Livelihood: Small Business- shops

 

Above: My parents, Ioannis and Eleni.

Above Right: In an Athenian kafeneio (Omonia), as I am about to migrate to Australia. I am second from the right, while my father, Ioannis, is in the middle (white shirt). I traveled to Italy on the Corinthia and from Italy, we traveled with the Kyrenia.

 

Above: A portrait of me, as a fourteen-year-old.

Above: With an employee and customer at Trundle Fruit Exchange.

  

Above: With my wife, Mersina, on our wedding day.

Above Right: With my family: my wife, Mersina; and our daughters, Eleni, Irini and Maria.

Above: At my coffee lounge business in Blacktown, Sydney. Circa 1977