Migrants- Imvros Turkey


Family Name: Kazanis
Name: Konstantinos
Year of Birth:      1921
Father's Name: Theodoros (Schinoudi, Imvros) 
Mother's Name:   Vasilopoula (Schinoudi, Imvros)
Siblings:  Chrysanthos, Eugenia, Paraskevi
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1937
Sponsor:    Ioannis Charalambidis (Agridia, Imvros) 
Married:  Sevasti Zalahas (Australian-born of Simian background)
Children:  Pauline, Phoebe, Doreen
City of Residence: Sydney, Australia
Livelihood:  Small Business- shops  and Shopping Centre


Above; A portrait of Konstantinos' father, Theodoros. 

Above Right; A family portrait- with mother, Vasilopoula, and her children, Chrysanthos, Eugenia, Paraskevi and Konstantinos. This was the last photograph of Konstantinos before he migrated to Australia.


Above; A portrait of Konstantinos taken in his early years in Australia. 

Above Right; Konstantinos, left, with some friends. 

Above; Konstantinos and Sevasti's wedding photo. They are with Elli, Fotini and Konstantinos Zalahas. 


Above; The Kazanis family. With parents, Sevasti and Konstantinos, and their daughters, Pauline, Doreen and Phoebe. 

Above Right; At the Auburn milk bar. R-L; Konstantinos and his brother, Chrysanthos, Jim Konstantas and Kostas Zouroudis.


Above; As an active member of the Greek community of Bankstown, Sydney. Konstantinos is in the foreground, on the right- looking at the camera. The photograph was taken at the hall of St Euphemia when the then Prime Minister, Gough Whitlam- seated fifth from the right, was visiting. Standing second from the right is NSW Senator, Takis Caldis,