Kostas Family History

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Kostas Name Meaning

Greek: from the personal name Kostas, a pet form of Konstantinos (see Constantine).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Kotas, Costas, Kostic, Wojtas, Kosta, Kortan, Kostek, Kosa, Kost

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Kostas Family Origin

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Kostas Family Occupations

What did your Kostas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Cook was the top reported job for people in the US named Kostas. 33% of Kostas men worked as a Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Proprietor
  • Laborer
  • Chef

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kostas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kostas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kostas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 636 immigration records available for the last name Kostas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 336 military records available for the last name Kostas. For the veterans among your Kostas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kostas Life Expectancy

What is the average Kostas lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kostas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Kostas in 1962 was 72, and 69 in 2004.

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