Migrants- Agia Paraskevi


Surname: Kretsis 
Name: Ioannis 
Life:  1903- 1990
Father's Name: Paraskevas (Agia Paraskevi)
Mother's Name:   Garifalanthi Giorgatelli (Agia Paraskevi)
Siblings: Katina (Giannaki), Apostolos 
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1925
Married: Aliki Tsakiri (Agia Paraskevi)
Children:  Katina, Panagiotis
City of Residence: rural New South Wales and Sydney
Livelihood: Small Business- Barber shop, Cafes


Above: A portrait. Circa 1926.

Above Right: Kyogle, New South Wales. Ioannis is first from the left, while his horiano, Scratis Behlevanas, is second from the right. Circa early 1930's.


Above: With horiani. L-R: Ioannis himself, Georgios Karakonstantis, Efstratios Karakonstantis and Ioannis Goudis.

Above Right: With his wife, Aliki, at the back of their milk bar business in Bondi, Sydney.


Above: With Dimitrios Zontanos, Ioannis Goudis and his brother-in-law, Ignatios Tsakiris. Ioannis is second from the right.

Above Right: With his children, Katina and Panagiotis.