Migrants- Paleohori

 

Family Name: Kalaitzi 
Name: Mersina 
Life:  19311- 1989
Father' Name: Georgios (Paleohori)
Mother's Name:   Styliani Halaka (Paleohori) 
Siblings:  Evangelia (Raptelli), Diamando (Vounatsou)
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1948
Sponsor: Efstratios Karambasis (my husband)
Married:  Efstratios Karambasis (Paleohori)
Children: Maria, Stylianos 
City of Residence: Parkes, New South Wales, and Sydney
 Livelihood: Small Business- Fish Shop, Fruit Shop

  

Above: My parents, Georgios and Styliani Kalaitzi, with their grand-daughter, Dimitra.  
Above Middle: With her children, Maria and Panagiotis, as they celebrate Greek Independence Day in Lismore (north New South Wales
 
Above Right: Doing the washing with her daughter, Maria, at the back of Maria’s mixed business shop in Yeoval, New South Wales.
  
Above: Three generations. With her daughter, Maria, and her grand-daughter, Anna.  
 
Above Right: Picnic in the country. Mersina is sitting with her husband,  Efstratios. Standing is Metaxia Trifili.