Migrants- Agiassos


Surname: Tamvakellis
Name: Eurypides 
Year of Birth:  1931
Father's Name: Efstratios (Aivali, Asia Minor)
Mother's Name:   Dimitra Stefani (Agiassos)
Siblings: Georgios, Vasiliki (Tsoukarelli) 
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1962
Sponsor:  Georgios Tamvakellis (my brother) 
Married: Elisabeth Laopodis (Kaminia, Ahaias) 
Children:  Stefanos, Efstratios
City of Residence: Sydney
Livelihood: Small Business- mixed business shop

Above: My maternal grandparent’s family. Standing left to right are: my aunt, Panagiota Hatzelli- with her child; my uncle, Vasilios; my mother, Dimitra; and my aunt, Eleni. Seated are my grandparents, Eugenia and Panagiotis Stephanis. Circa 1926.
Above: My parents, Efstratios and Dimitra.
Above Middle: With my sister, Vasiliki, at Agia Triada, Agiassos.
Above Right: With my friend, Andonios Minas (left).
Above: During National Service, I served in the Artillery. in this photograph, we are in Drepano (Kozani), and I am handing out bread to the other soldiers. Circa 1955.
Above Right: For ten years, I owned a mixed business shop in our village.
Above: With my wife, Elisabeth, and our sons, Stefanos and Efstratios.
Above Right: With my wife, Elisabeth.