Origin Kiev Ukraine
First settled in Northam
Original Occupation Pesant Farmers
Occupation in Australia Blue Collar Workers
Departure Port Naples, Italy
Arrival Year 1950
Read their story
Settling in Northam, my Grandfather Stephan worked for the Railways and my Grandmother in a laundry. The train trip from Frementle to Northam took 13 hours. My father recalls that he could not comprehend why they had not passed through other countries.