Migrants- Agia Paraskevi


Family Name: Sarika 
Name: Anna 
Life:  1917- 2008
Father' Name: Ioannis (Agia Paraskevi)
Mother's Name:   Efterpi Papadopoulos(Agia Paraskevi)
Siblings:  Electra (Sofianou), Georgios, Panagiotis, Maria (Raptelli), Dimitrios
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1949
Sponsor: Efstratios Karakonstantis (her fiance at the time)
Married:  Efstratios Karakonstantis (Agia Paraskevi)
Ioannis, Diamonde, Garifalanthi  
City of Residence: Port Macquarie (New South Wales) and Sydney
 Livelihood: Small Business- Ritz Milk Bar (Port Macquarie)



Above: With her parents, Ioannis and Efterpi, and siblings- Dimitris, Panagiotis and Anna.

Above Right: With her mother, Efterpi, and her siblings Maria, Giorgos, Electra and Panagiotis. In the front is Dimitris.


Above: Primary School, 1926. Anna is sitting first from the right- in the second row.

Above Right: Excursion with friends. Anna is standing in the middle of the photograph- wearing the dotted dress. 


Above: A portrait.

Above Right: With my husband, Efstratios Karakonstantis, our children, Diamonde and Ioannis, our koubari, Efstratios and Stavroula Giannikellis (Kelly)- and their daughter, Bethlehem (Beth).


Above: With her husband, Efstratios.

Above Right: Barraba. During the busy summer season, the Karakonstanti family would visit the Sofianos family.  From left they are: her sister, Electra- holding Ioannis Sarikas; Anna, and her children, Ioannis and Garifalanthi; Effy Sofianos, and her daughter, Diamonde. Circa 1962.