Migrants- Paleohori

 

Family Name: Captanis
Name: Ioannis "Jack"
Life:
1906- 1984
Father' Name: Panagiotis (Paleohori)
Mother's Name:   Amerisouda Halaka (Paleohori)
Siblings:  Emmanouil, Nikolaos
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1927
Married: Maria Pandeleli (Paleohori)
Children:  Mersina, Panagiotis, Irini
City of Residence: Sydney
 Livelihood: Small Business- cafe/milk bar

Above: On his wedding day. In the top row are: his brother Nikolaos Captanis and Nikolaos Markou (fifth and sixth from the left respectively). In the bottom row are: his koubari Maria- with Giorgos Markou- and Charlie Carides; himself and his wife, Maria; Maria's brother-in-law and sister, Ioannis and Metaxia Ahilaras; Zaharo Gialouri (nee: Ahilara) and Kyratso Markou.

 

Above: With his wife, Maria

Above Right: Kensington, mid 1950's. In his family business with family. From left, they are: his wife, Maria- who is holding her son, Panagiotis; Maria's sister, Metaxia-  with her son, Panagiotis; Metaxia's son, Giorgos; and himself- with his daughter, Mersina.

 

Above: With his wife, Maria, and their children, Mersina and Panagiotis.

Above Right: His daughters, Irini and Mersina, in Kensington (late 1950's)

 

Above: Family and friends. From left, they are: Emmanouil Halakas, Vasilis and Zaharo Mihalis- with Panagiotis and Vanessa,  Christos Tsimnadis, Irini (his daughter), himself and his wife, Maria, Irini and Evangelos Halakas. Standing are: Jim Mihalis, Giorgos Achele and Mersina Captani. ,