Migrants- Agia Paraskevi


Surname: Yiannakas
Name: Christos 
Year of Birth:  1930
Father's Name: Fotios (Agia Paraskevi)
Mother's Name:   Evlalia Hatzipaleologou (Agia Paraskevi)
Siblings: Anna (Voudouri), Mary (Geomila), Stella (Kallintzi)
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1948
Sponsor: Panagiotis Mihailaros (Agia Paraskevi)
Married: Maria Karapatsa (Agia Paraskevi)
Children:  Fotios, Stavroula (Sandra)
City of Residence: West Wyalong and Sydney, Australia
Livelihood: Small Business- Cafes, Sandwich Bar


Above: My parents, Evlalia and Fotios.

Above Right: With childhood friends, Athanasios Hagios (middle) and Nikolaos Kabakos (right).


Above: Forbes, 1949. With Panagiotis Koumanias (right). We would later become partners in business for over twenty years in West Wyalong.

Above Right: Ariah Park. While I was working in Timora, I often visit nearby Ariah Park to meet up with horiani.  Standing are myself, unknown and Efstratios Mihailaros. Sitting are: Efstratios Karakonstantis, Ioannis Stratigellis and Nikolaos Mihailaros.


Above Right: With my wife, Maria.

Above: Family and friends. Sitting from left, we are: Stella, my sister; Maria, my wife; myself; and Pavlos Kretzas. Standing are my sister, Anna, and Elli Anagnostou.


Above: With horiani. From left, we are: Christos Sofianos, Panagiotis Angelis, Ignatios Malolakis, myself, Dimitrios Andreou (foreground), Georgios Angelis and Apostolos Sapounas.