Kostakos Kostantinos Grigorios

Male 1894 - 1965  (71 years)


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  • Name Kostakos Kostantinos Grigorios 
    Born 22 Jan 1894  Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Mitroon Arrenon
      Eparhias Lakedaimonos; Nomos Lakonias, Village: Agios Ioannis
      Copy in Greek Archive file
      Year: 1894; line 5: Kotakos, Konstandinos; father: Grigorios; born 1894; born in Agios Ioannis;
      death recorded; removed from record November 9, 1982

      Mitrion Arrenon, Dimos Lakonias - copy sent to Carol Kostakos Petranek from General Archives of Greece, Sparta office on March 30, 2006, as a result of a letter requesting information on the Kostakos family.
      Kostakos, Konstandinos. Birth: 1894 in Agios Ioannis; Father: Grigorios. Death recorded in records on Nov. 9, 1982.

      Town Register from Agios Ioannis, received by Carol Petranek on March 30, 2006:
      family # is 126; his registration number is 667; birth in 1894 in Agios Ioannis; permanent residence America; Greek Orthodox; place of Greek citizenship Agios Ioannis by birth; recorded in Male Register in Agios Ioannis serial number 469/5.

      School Archive records from Greek Archives, sent to Carol Petranek from Michael Sovolos in September 2012 showed Grigorios Kostakos as the father of Andreas (born 1893) and Konstantinos (born 1894) in Agios Ioannis; Grigorios' occupation was a landowner.
    Gender Male 
    Census 1915  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Block No. 1, Election District No. 2, Ward No. 31, City: Brooklyn; Town: Coney Island
      2812 West 15th Street
      Line 5: Aridas, Peter G.; roomer; white, male, age 30, nativity: Greece, number of years in U.S.: 19; citizenship: Alien; Occupation: waiter and Prop.
      Line 6: Aridas, Mike E.; roomer; white, male, age 40, nativity: Greece, years in US: 21; citizenship: alien; occupation: cook
      Line 7: Costakas, John; roomer; white, male, age 36, nativity: Greece; years in U.S.: 14; citizenship: alien; occupation: waiter
      Line 8: Costakos, Andrew; roomer, white, male, age 23, nativity: Greece, years in U.S.: 4, citizenship: alien; occupation: cook
      Line 9: Costakas, Cost, roomer; white, male, age 21, nativity: Greece; years in U.S.: 4, citizenship: alien; occupation: oysterman
      Line 10: Costakas, George, roomer; white, male, age 19, nativity: Greece, years in U.S.: 1, citizenship: alien; occupation: all around man

      Source Citation: New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1915; Election District: 02; Assembly District: 16; City: New York;County: Kings; Page: 02 Description: District : A·D· 16 E·D· 02
      Source Information Ancestry.com. New York, State Census, 1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Census 1930  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1930 Federal Census,
      Kings County (Brooklyn) NY
      Enumeration District 24-1291
      Enumerated April 18, 1930
      1794 Sheepshead Bay Road
      Lines 56-59
      Poppas, James, Head, age 32, rents home value $30,000, male, white, age 32, married, age 24 at 1st marriage, not in school, can read and write, born Greece, parents born in Greece, yr of immigration 1915, naturalized, can speak English, proprietor restaurant
      Poppas, Katie, wife, female, white, age 29, married age 21 at 1st marriage, not in school, can read and write, born Greece, parents born in Greece, yr of immigration 1921, not naturalized, can speak English, no occupation
      Poppos, Georgia, daughter, white, female, age 7, born NY.
      Kostakos, Gustave, brother-in-law, male, white, age 34, single, not in school, can read and write, born Greece, parents born in Greece, yr of immigration 1911, naturalized, can speak English, occupation: waiter in restaurant
      source: Ancestry.com, verified and accessed January 26, 2015
    FS ID 9J3Z-FQQ 
    Military
    • WWI Draft registration: born Jan. 22, 1894; alien; born Sparta, Lakonia, Greece; (this date/year corresponds with the Town Register, so I will use this as the official date); occupation - night watchman; employer - Plaza Hotel Restaurant?; where employed - Ocean & ?; dependents: mother? & 3 sisters [very faded; copy in Kostakos file]

      WWI Military Service Card 1917-1919: assume this is the same Gus Kostakos: Kostakos, Augustus, Serial #383,157; Residence: Ocean & Emmons Avenue; Inducted at LB57 Brooklyn, NY on May 21/18. Place of birth: Sparta, Greece; Age or date of birth: 22-4/12 years; Organizations served in: 21 Rct Co Ft Slocum NY to June 7/18; Co B 22nd Inf to Disch. Grade: Pvt. Served overseas? No. Honorably discharged June 15/19. Not disabled.


      WWII Draft registration: address: 945 Franklin Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings, NY; age 46; born 5-21-1896 Sparta Greece; Employer: Montgomery Bar & Grill, 945 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn, Kings, NY; name and address of person who will always know your address: Andrew Kostakos, brother. [copy in Kostakos file]

    Name Gus; Gustav; Augustus cards  [3
    • Kosta was also known as Kostis or Gus.
      Gustave on 1930 census; Augustus on WWI & II reg
    Naturalization
    • Naturalization Petition Index, NY County Supreme Court, Address: Fort Jay; Date: 12 Aug 1918; Volume #317; Page #162
    _FSFTID LWB9-738 
    _UID 8BC5C66A373746C3B31A795669C111FECCD2 
    _WEBTAG
    • Assume this is the same Gus Kostakos, as his name is Augustus on this card.
    Died Nov 1965  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • Gust Kostakos: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) Death Record
      Name:Gust Kostakos
      Date of Birth:Tuesday  January  21, 1896
      Date of Death:November 1965
      Est. Age at death:69 years, 9 months
      Last known residence:
      City: Brooklyn
      County: Kings
      State: New York
      ZIP Code: 11235
      Latitude: 40.5844
      Longitude: -73.9466

      Social Security details:
      State of Issue: New York, before 1951
      Number: 129-12-6329
    Buried Nov 1965  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Birth year from Georgios Kostakos (Ref. Kostakos-1).
      Death year from Georgios Kostakos (Ref. Kostakos-1).
      Never married (Ref. Kostakos-2).


      Personality: was very funny, liked good times, was opposite of his quiet brother, Andrew.


    Person ID I150  Kostakos
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2015 

    Father Kostakos Grigorios Andreas,   b. 1854, Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1955, Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 100 years) 
    Mother Theodoropoulos Maria,   b. 1862, Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1958, Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married Abt 1890  Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Marriage place from Areti Kostakos Lambrinos, discussion with Carol Petranek August 2, 2003.
      Marriage year estimated as one year before birth of first child.
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] General Archives of Greece - Town Register (Dimotologion Koinothtos).

    2. [S120] General Archives of Greece - Mitroon Arrenon (Male Register).

    3. [S339] 1930 US Census.

    4. [S5] Individual - Family Member.


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