Migrants- Paleohori


Family Name: Sotirhelli
Name: Maria   
Year of Birth:   1940
Father's Name: Panagiotis (Paleohori)
Mother's Name:   Evangelia Karabetsos (Paleohori) 
Siblings:  Konstantinos, Sophia (Koutalelli)
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1958
Sponsor: Sophia Koutalelli (my sister)
Married:  Georgios Markou (Australian-born of Paleohoritan/Asia Minor parentage)
Children:  Sophia, Konstantinos
Livelihood:  Cafes
Year of Return to Greece:  1969
City of Residence: Mytilene, Greece


Above: My father, Panagiotis, with his mother, Irini. 

Above Right: My mother Evangelia's family. She is with her parents, Ioannis and Irini, and her sister, Amerisouda (standing left). 


Above: Paleohori, mid 1950's. With Sophia, Georgios and Irini Markou. I am at the back. 

Above Right: With horiani, Mersina Markou. 


Above: With my husband, Georgios. 

Above Right: With my son, Konstantinos. 


Above: Patris, 1969. With my husband, Georgios, and we are returning to Greece. 

Above Right: With my daughter, Sophia, on an excursion.