Migrants- Agiassos

 

Family Name: Varvaki 
Name: Magda
Year Of Birth:  1940
Father' Name: Panagiotis (Agiassos)
Mother's Name:   Ekaterina Tsoukala (Agiassos)
Siblings:  Kalliope (Koundourelli), Vasiliki (Axiomakarou), Aristides, Stavros, Eugenia (Hatzisavva), Ioanna
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1962
Sponsor:    Stavros Varvakis (my brother)
Married: Dimitrios Menemenios (Agia Paraskevi)
Children:  Kalliope, Stavroula 
City of Residence: Sydney
 Livelihood: Factory Hand: Email factory

 
 
Above: My mother, Ekaterina (left) with my father, Panagiotis. In the middle is my maternal aunt, Chrysanthi Tsoukarelli, who looked after my siblings and me like a mother.

Above: Right: With friends and family. Standing are: my sister, Eugenia; Eleni Psirouki; my sister, Ioanna; unknown; and Maria Psiroukis. Sitting are: myself and unknown.

 

 
Above: Our extended family. Standing are: myself; my sisters, Ioanna, Eugenia and Kalliope; and our niece, Chrysoula. Sitting are: my sister, Vasiliki; my mother, Ekaterini; and our aunties, Chrysanthi and Evlotina.

Above Right: Picnic. From left, we are: Eleni, Stavroula and her sister, a neighbour, my sister, Ioanna, Despina Christofari and myself.

 

AboveSydney, with my siblings and fiancé. Standing are: my brother, Aristides, myself and my fiance, Dimitrios, and my brother, Stavros. Sitting are my sisters, Eugenia and Ioanna.  

Above Right: Working at the Email factory, Rosebery, Syndey. I am third from the right.

Above: With my husband, Dimitrios.