Migrants- Paleohori

 

Family Name: Koutli
Name: Irini
Year of Birth:   1952
Father's Name: Patroclus (Paleohori)
Mother's Name:   Maria Halaka (Paleohori)
Siblings:  Anna (Koutles), Dimitra (Pappas), Evangelia (Saros), Dimitrios
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1965
Sponsor: Patroclus Koutlis (my father)
Married: Dimitrios Michales (Paleohori) 
Children: Maria, Panagiotis, Patroclus
City of Residence: Sydney, Australia
 Livelihood: Small Business- shops

 

 Above: My parents, Patroclus and Maria. In this photograph, they are engaged.

Above Right: The Koutli family. With my parents, Maria and Patroclus, and my siblings.  

 

 Above: In our village. L-R: my maternal grandmother, Irini, and her sister, Vasiliki; my self; and my cousin, Irini Loupou.

Above Right: My passport photograph.

 

 Above: With my sister, Dimitra, in Yarrawonga, Victoria, where our parents owned a business- a milk bar- at the time. 

Above Right: With my husband, Dimitrios Michales.

 

Above: With my husband, Dimitrios, in our family business- a milk bar in Bexley North, Sydney. We owned the business for seven years. Circa 1969

Above Right: The Michales family; with my husband, Dimitrios, and our children.