Migrants- Stavros

 

Family Name: Paradisis
Name: Panagiotis
Year of Birth:   1949
Father's Name: Theodoros
Mother's Name:   Victoria Grimani 
Siblings:  Efstratios, Nikolaos, Maria (Paleologou)
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1966
Sponsor:    Efstratios Paradisis (my brother)
Married: Sophia Hatzigianni (Ambeliko)
Children:  Theodoros, Marina, Nektarios
City of Residence: Sydney, Australia
 Livelihood: Small Business- builder

 

 

Above: Stavros, mid 1970's. From left, they are: my sister's father-in-law, Nikolaos Paleologos, his sister, Irini Laskaris and her daughter, Aphrodite, and my father, Theodoros.  My father and Nikolaos are putting on horseshoes.

Above Right: My parents, Theodoros and Victoria (Grimanis), and sister, Maria.

 

Above: Sydney, 1969. My first job was an interstate truck driver.

Above: My wedding day, 1972: with my wife, Sophia (Hatzigiannis). Our best man, Ioannis Chrisis, who is my wife's cousin.

Above: My grandchildren: Panagiotis, Sophia, Ekaterina and Georgia.