Kostakos John Andrew[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1879 - 1970  (91 years)


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  • Name Kostakos John Andrew 
    Born 2 Apr 1879  Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    • Mitroon Arrenon (Male Register), Agios Ioannis (St. Johns), Lakonia - year 1879
      Line 6: Kostakos, Ioannis; father: Andreas; born 1879 in Agios Ioannis; death recorded Nov 9, 1982
      copy in digital and paper files
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 23 Apr 1899  New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Address:
    S.S. La Gascogne 
    • New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
      Roll T715, 1897-1975; Roll 0057
       S.S. “La Gascogne” sailing from Havre, April 15, 1899; arriving at port of New York, April 23, 1899; sheet number 325; List No. I., image 491
        
      Line 12. Yoanis Kostakos (my grandfather); age 23; male, single, laborer; can read and write; nationality: Greek; last residence: Piree; seaport for landing: NewYork; final destination: New York; has ticket to final destination; paid for passage himself; has $20; not in U.S. previously; going to join his cousin.
      Supplement to Manifest, sheet 326:  color: white, Nativity: country: Greek; province: Greece; mother tongue: Greek; subject of what contry: Greek;religion: Greek Orthodox

      Also on this ship:
      Panagiotis Gavakos, Politois Kanakacos, Calliopi Kanakacos, Jean Panagakos, Alicios Panagakos, Panagiota Heliopoulo:
       
      Line 1.  Panagotis Gavakos, age 38, male, married; labour; can read and write, nationality: Greek;last residence: Piree; seaport for landing: New York; final destination: NewYork; has ticket to final destination; paid for passage himself; has $10; wasin US 10 years from 87-97; going to join his nephew.
      Supplement to Manifest, sheet 326:  color: white, Nativity: country: Greek;province: Greece; mother tongue: Greek; subject of what country: Greek;religion: Greek Orthodox
       Line 14.  Politois Kanakacos; age 28; male, single, laborer; cannot read or write; nationality: Greek;last residence: Piree; seaport for landing: New York; final destination: NewYork; has ticket to final destination; paid for passage himself; has $10; not in U.S. previously; going to join his cousin.
      Supplement to Manifest, sheet 326:  color: white, Nativity: country: Greek;province: Greece; mother tongue: Greek; subject of what contry: Greek;religion: Greek Orthodox
       Line 18.  Calliopi Kanakacos; age 20, female; housemaid; cannot read or write; nationality: Greek;last residence: Piree; seaport for landing: New York; final destination: NewYork; has ticket to final destination; paid for passage himself; has $10; notin U.S. previously; going to join her brother.
      Supplement to Manifest, sheet 326:  color: white, Nativity: country: Greek;province: Greece; mother tongue: Greek; subject of what contry: Greek;religion: Greek Orthodox
       
      Line 20.  Jean Panagakos, age 15, male, single, employee; can read and write; nationality:Greek; last residence: Piree; seaport for landing: New York; final destination:New York; has ticket to final destination; paid for passage himself; has $12;not in U.S. previously; going to join family.
      Supplement to Manifest, sheet 326:  color: white, Nativity: country: Greek;province: Greece; mother tongue: Greek; subject of what contry: Greek;religion: Greek Orthodox
       
      Line 21.  Alicios Panagakos, age 23, male, single, employee; can read and write; nationality:Greek; last residence: Piree; seaport for landing: New York; final destination:New York; has ticket to final destination; paid for passage himself; has $10;not in U.S. previously; going to join family.
      Supplement to Manifest, sheet 326:  color: white, Nativity: country: Greek;province: Greece; mother tongue: Greek; subject of what contry: Greek;religion: Greek Orthodox
       ***
       Same Ship: sheet number 327; image 495 of 530
      Line 80.  PanagotaHeliopoulo; age 21, female, single, dressmaker; can read and write;nationality: Greek; last residence: Piree; seaport for landing: New York; finaldestination: New York City; has ticket to final destination; paid for passagehimself; has $10; not in U.S. previously; going to join brother.
      Supplement to manifest: color: white; Nativity: country,Greece; province: Spartan; mother tongue: Greek; subject of what country:Greece; Religion, Greek Orthodox
        
      Source Information
      Ancestry.com. New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
      Original data: Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, NewYork, 1820-1897. Microfilm Publication M237, 675 rolls. Records of the U.S. Customs Service, Record Group 36. National Archives at Washington, D.C.Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957. Microfilm Publication T715, 8892 rolls: Roll 0057
       
       
       
       
       
    Census 1915  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Address:
    2812 West 15th Street 
    • 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 1920  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 1920 US Census, Brooklyn, Kings, New York
      enumerated January 5, 1920
      Enumeration District 197, 4th Assembly District, Sheet 5A
      292 Broadway
      Line 19-23
      Kostakos, John, Head, rents, male, white, age 38, married, immigrated 1900, alien, did not attend school, can read and write, born in Greece, mother tongue Greek, parents born in Greece, occupation: proprietor, restaurant.
      Kostakos, Mary [should be Hariklia], wife, female, age 23, married, immigrated 1915, alien, did not attend school, can read and write, born in Greece, mother tongue Greek, parents born in Greece, occupation: none
      Kostakos, Tom [should be Andrew], son, male, white, age 2 0/12
      Kostakos, Pauline, daughter, female, white, age 9/12
      Kostakos, Gus, nephew, male, white, age 24, single, immigrated 1911, Naturalized in 1919, did not attend school, can read and write, born in Greece, mother tongue Greek, parents born in Greece, occupation: waiter, restaurant.

      "United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-11599-49392-27?cc=1488411 : accessed 30 Sep 2014), New York > Kings > Brooklyn Assembly District 4 > 0197 > image 9 of 67; citing NARA microfilm publication T625.
    Census 1925  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Address:
    292 Broadway 
    • 1925 New York State Census
      Brooklyn, Kings, New York
      Line 44: 292 Broadway; Kostakos, John, Head, White, Male, age 46, nativity: Greece; years in U.S.: 15, citizenship: alien; occupation: restaurant

      Source Citation New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1925; Election District: 08; Assembly District: 04; City: Brooklyn;County: Kings; Page: 5
      Description District : A·D· 04 E·D· 08
      Source Information Ancestry.com. New York, State Census, 1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Residence 1930  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Naturalization 11 Sep 1933  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 14, 15
    • NATIONAL ARCHIVES, NEW YORK CITY - RESEARCH MAY 2007:
      Eastern District of New York - Naturalization Results. Year: 1933; Petition Volume 627; Petition Number 185437; Soundex K232. (www.italiangen.org)

      Declaration of Intention #191200
      US District Court of Eastern District of NY at Brooklyn, NY
      Ioannis Andreas Kostakos
      Residence: 292 Broadway, Brooklyn, Kings, NY
      Occupation: Restauranteur; Age: 51 years
      Sex: male; color: white; complexion: fair, height: 5'8"; weight: 195 lbs; race: Greek; nationality: Greek
      Born in St. John, Greece on April 5, 1879.
      Married; wife is Hariklia; married on October 18, 1917 at Brooklyn, NY.
      Hariklia was born at St. Johns, Greece on March 7, 1894; entered the US at New York on 1912
      and now resides at 292 Broadway, Brooklyn.
      5 children:
      Andreas b. October 18, 1918; Pauline b. November 19, 1919; Aphrodite b. Dec. 22, 1922; Georgia b. Jan. 21, 1925; Alexandria b. October 2, 1929. All born and reside at 292 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY.
      Last foreign residence was St. Johns, Sparta, Greece.
      Emigrated to US from Pireaus, Greece; entry at New York under the name Kostakos, Ioanis on April 23, 1899 on vessel La Gascogne.
      Subscribed and sworn at Brooklyn NY on January 9, 1931.
      Certification No. 2-63402 from Commissioner of naturalization showing lawful entry; photo.

      Digital image accessed January 7, 2015, www.Fold3
      http://www.fold3.com/image/236101803/

      Source: NARA M1879. Petitions for naturalization of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 1865-1937. Record Group 21, Roll: 0720

      * * *
      Petition for Citizenship, #185437
      US District Court of Eastern District of NY at Brooklyn, NY
      John Andreas Kostakos
      Residence: 292 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY
      Occupation: restauranteur
      Born in Sparta, Greece on April 5, 1879
      Declared intention to become citizen on January 9, 1931 in the US District Court of Eastern District at Brooklyn, NY
      Married; name of wife is Hariclia; married on October 18, 1917 at Brooklyn, NY
      She was born in Sparta, Greece on March 7[?], 1899
      Children: Andreas, b. October 18, 1918; Pauline b. November 19, 1919; Aprodite b. Dec. 22, 1922; Georgia b. January 21, 1925; Alexandra b. October 2, 1929; all born at Brooklyn and reside at 292 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY.
      Last foreign residence: Greece
      Emigrated from “unknown,” to New York under the name Ioanis Kostakos on April 23, 1899 on La Gascogne.
      Witnesses: Louis P. Coy, occupation: steward; 1559 E 48 Street, Brooklyn
      Vassilios Audas [Aridas], occupation: cook, 37 Duffield Street, Brooklyn, NY
      Signed and dated September 11, 1933 in Brooklyn, NY

      Certificate of Arrival #2-63402, issued December 15, 1930
      Port of Entry: New York, NY
      Name: Kostakos, Ioanis
      Date: April 23, 1899
      Manner of arrival: SS La Gascogne
      Oath of Allegiance: signed and dated January 9, 1934.
      Certificate No. 3738594 issued.
      ____
      Research at National Archives, New York City, May 2007 by Carol & Gary Petranek.
      Digital photos #DSC00957, DSC00962, DSC00959; DSC00955, DSC00958
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    Census 1940  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • 1940 Federal Census, Brooklyn, Kings, New York
      S.D. No. 7, E.D. No. 24-551
      Sheet No. 12Bs
      292 Broadway, Lines 65-71
      Family lived in same house in 1935
      Kostakos, John, Head, male, white, age 60, married, born in Greece, Naturalized, Restaurant
      Kostakos, Harriet, wife, female, white, age 45, born Greece, Alien
      Kostakos, Andrew, son, male, white, age 22, single, finished 8th grade, born New York, waiter, restaurant
      Kostakos, Pauline, daughter, female, white, age 21, single, finished 4 yrs high school, born New York
      Kostakos, Frieda, daughter, female, white, age 18, single, finished 6H, born New York
      Kostakos, Georgia, daughter, female, white, age 16, single finished 5H
      Kostakos, Alice, daughtr, female, white, age 10, single finished 5, born New York
      Kostakos, William, uncle, male, age 68, born Greece, alien, waiter, restaurant

      source: ancestry.com; see webtag
      Source CitationYear: 1940; Census Place: New York, Kings, New York; Roll: T627_2560; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 24-551DescriptionEnumeration District: 24-551; Description: NEW YORK CITY, BROOKLYN BOROUGH ASSEMBLY DISTRICT 4 (TRACT 525 - PART)Source InformationAncestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
      Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.Source DescriptionThe 1940 United States Federal Census is the largest census released to date and the most recent census available for public access. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1940, with details about a household’s occupants that include birthplaces, occupations, education, citizenship, and income.
    FS ID K838-TY7 
    Military 1942  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • World War II Draft Registration Card
      Serial # U58
      John Andrew Kostakos
      292 Broadway, Bklyn, King, NY
      Mailing address: same
      Telephone: EV. 7-1644
      Age in years: 62
      Place of Birth: Sparta, Greece
      Date of Birth: October 20, 1880
      Name of person who will always know your address: Harried Kostakos, 292 Broadway
      Employer's name and address: John Andrw Kotakos
      Place of Employment: 292 Broadway, Bklyn, NY
      signed: John Kostakos

      back of document:
      Description of Registratn:
      white, 5' tall, 200 pounds, light complexion, brown eyes, gray hair
      dated April 27, 1942

      Source: Ancestry.com, accessed January 26, 2015
    Buried 1970  Maspeth, Queens, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Address:
    Mt. Olivet Cemetery 
    • Tombstone: Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Lot 7459, Section A, Grave 1, with wife, Hariklia, and brother, William. We have photo, Jan. 2007.
    Died 14 Dec 1970  Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • John Kostakos: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) Death Record
      Name:John Kostakos
      Date of Birth:Wednesday  April  02, 1879
      Date of Death:December 1970
      Est. Age at death:91 years, 8 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 in 1963
      Number: 067-38-6375


      John Kostakos
      United States Social Security Death Index
      Given Name:John
      Surname:Kostakos
      Birth Date:2 April 1879
      Social Security Number:067-38-6375
      State:New York
      Last Place of Residence:Brooklyn, Kings, New York
      Previous Residence Postal Code:11235
      Event Date:December 1970
      Age:91
      Citing this Record
      "United States Social Security Death Index," index, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JKK7-6ZN : accessed 01 Oct 2014), John Kostakos, Dec 1970; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
    Verified 26 Jan 2015 
    Information in RootsMagic, FS Family Tree, Ancestry tree 
    Name Ioannis Andreas Kostakis  [14
    _FSFTID K838-TY7 
    _UID D91EFFB197374A368281005D496CF20C083C 
    _WEBTAG
    • Aridas & Costakos living in same apartment. Peter Aridas, Mike Aridas, John Costakas, Andrew Costakas, Cost Costakas, George Costakas
    _WEBTAG
    • Family lived at 292 Broadway; census taker skipped the house.
    _WEBTAG
    • Line 12
    Notes 
    • 1. Celebrated birthday on Jan 7 which is St Johns nameday.
      2. Declaration & Petition of Naturalization gives birth date as April 5, 1879.
      3. Source of year of birth: Mitroa Arreon, St. Johns, Sparta, Greece (the male register). Carol Petranek saw this entry on her visit to St. Johns in June 1996. Received a copy of this record from the General Archives of Greece, County of Lakonia, on March 30, 2006.
      4. Social Security # 067-38-6375 .

      Birth and death information from Mitroon Arrenon - copy sent to Carol Kostakos Petranek from the Greek Archives office in Sparta on March 30, 2006, as a result of a letter requesting information on the Kostakos family. Birth: 1879 in Agios Ioannis; date that death was recorded was Nov. 9, 1982 - not his actual birth date.

      It is thought that John went to France before coming to America.

      Owned restaurant at: 292 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY.
    Person ID I44  Kostakos
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2015 

    Father Kostakos Andreas,   b. Betw 1835 and 1845, Pyrgos, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1887, Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Mother Christakos or Hristakou Politimi,   b. 1848, Xerokambie, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1881, Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married , Greece Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F40  Group Sheet

    Family Aridas Harikleia,   b. Apr 1894, Agios Ioannis - St. Johns, Sparta, Laconia, Greece Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1974, Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1916  Manhattan, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    • New York, New York Marriage Index, 1866-1937
      NAME: John Kostarkos
      GENDER: Male
      MARRIAGE DATE: 12 Oct 1916
      MARRIAGE PLACE: Manhattan, New York, USA
      CERTIFICATE NUMBER: 23955
      Source: Ancestry.com; accessed January 20, 2015
    Married 18 Oct 1916  Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Sts. Constantine & Helen Cathedral, 64 Schermerhorn St, Brooklyn 
    • Date given in Petition for Naturalization; is superceded by official marriage record.
    Children 
    +1. Living,   b. Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Living,   b. Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Kostakos Andrew John,   b. 12 Oct 1917, Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1999, Rockville, Montgomery, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +4. Kostakos Pauline,   b. 13 Nov 1918,   d. 4 Nov 2001, Palm Harbor, Pinellas, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +5. Kostakos Aphrodite,   b. 3 May 1922, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1997, Washington DC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F8  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S76] Census, 1940 US Federal.

    2. [S78] Naturalization - Declaration of Intention.

    3. [S79] Naturalization - Petition for Naturalization.

    4. [S126] John Andrew Kostakos, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942".

    5. [S120] General Archives of Greece - Mitroon Arrenon (Male Register).
      Record seen by Carol Petranek, June 1996.

    6. [S78] Naturalization - Declaration of Intention.
      birth date of April 5, 1979

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

    8. [S344] John Kostakos, "United States Social Security Death Index".

    9. [S345] John Kostakos, "United States Census, 1920".

    10. [S347] John Kostakas, "United States Census, 1940".

    11. [S54] Immigration - New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.

    12. [S103] Census, New York State 1915, Enumeration District 02, Assembly District 16, Page 2.

    13. [S82] Census, New York State 1925, Election District 8, Assembly District 4, City: Brooklyn; County: Kings, Page 5, Line 44.

    14. [S79] Naturalization - Petition for Naturalization, http://www.fold3.com/image/236101801/.

    15. [S133] Naturalization - Oath of Allegiance.

    16. [S67] Tombstone.

    17. [S297] John Kostarkos in the New York, New York, Marriage Index 1866-1937.


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