Migrants- Vatousa

 

Family Name: Bebedellis
Name:  Konstantinos
Year Of Birth:   1945
Father' Name: Dimitrios
Mother's Name:    Marianthi Katehos
Siblings:    Katina, Grigorios, Mersina, Vasilios
  Panagiotis, Christos, Erifili

Year of Arrival in Australia:

1964
Sponsor:      Vasilios Bebedellis (my brother)
Children:      Marianthi, Argiro (Roula), Katina
City of Residence: Sydney
 Livelihood:   Self Employed Painter

 

Above: The Bebedellis family. L-R: my bothers, Panagiotis and Vasilios; my mother, Marianthi; and siblings, Katina, Grigorios and Mersina. Seated is my father, Dimitrios- who is holding me- and my siblings, Erifili and Christos.

Above Right:  With my sister, Erifili and my parents, Marianthi and Dimitrios.  

 

Above Preparing to leave my village. I am with Stefanos Simindis (left).

Above Right: Dancing with my brothers, Vasilios (left) and Grigorios (right) at a Mytilenian Brotherhood of NSW Social Dance. Circa 1964. 

 

Above: A portrait. 

Above Right: Dancing with horiano, Kostas Apostolas.

 

Above: Playing guitar at a dance in Erskinville.  On the right is my friend, Nikolaos Dalamangas.

Above Right: Friends and horiani. Standing is my brotherm Grigorios and me. On the left, Kotsas "K'maras" and Dora Palogelli, unknwon, Nikolaos Palogellis, Nikolaos Dalamangas, Mihail Karabiberis and Kaliroi Karabiberi.