submitted by Spyro Calocerinos on 21.06.2007
Grave, is well looked after, but no name anywhere. Any information will be added if you contact us.
DIED 31st DECEMBER 1903
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On the Cross: STAMATA STATHI age 78
SPYRIDON KOUSOURIS, was the main carpenter in Hora. His sons continued in the same trade until recently.
THE EPITAPH READS:
Respecting anything good (giving happiness) and respecting religion, his life ended peacefully
His family was one of the aristocrats in Hora known for been very religious and some involved in priesthood. Today the name does not exist in Kythera.
Agios Minas Cemetery
AGIOS MINAS CEMETERY
submitted by Spyro Calocerinos on 20.06.2007
NIKOLAOS KASAPIS was a medical doctor who was educated in Germany and married to FRANGISKI there. When he arrived in Kythera, there was no hospital nor anything resembling a hospital. He convinced the council to allow him to use the bulding where the National Bank of Greece is today in Hora and convert it into a very poor hospital,but still it was a hospital with a brilliant doctor in charge. He performed many operations free of charge and was called "The saviour of Kythera". He also assisted ...
The PANTAZIDOY family, came to Kythera when their daughter Renata was married my nephew Valerios in Kythera.
The name Andronikos is fairly common in Kythera -mainly on Southern part of the Island- therefore to identify people, they had nicknames-. Not many people knew him as ANDRONIKOS. To find him, one would have to ask for "GEORGIOY" A very gentle man.
PARENTS FROM SPARTA
An unusual inscription on his grave is:
" Love your Country even if you are bitter with it.Strong men, are capable of suffering and put up with the beatings and insults offered by their Country"
IN AGIOS MINAS CEMETERY
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In the same grave are:
PANAGIOTA I. LEONTARAKI born 1841 died 1924,
NIKOLAOS SPYROY LEONTARAKIS born 1917 died 1918
IOANNIS K. LEONTARAKIS born 1844 died 1932
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