Name: Milia (Ammochostou)
Transcribed name: Milya
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Milia (Ammochostou)
Μηλιά (Αμμοχώστου)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Milea
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Mesaoria
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 23,927.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
13,200.0 57.0 5,610.0 5,060.0
55.2% 0.2% 23.4% 21.1%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Mesaoria:
21.00
2,171.00
1.0%
District of Mesaoria:
1.00
35.00
2.9%
District of Mesaoria:
21.00
2,398.00
0.9%
District of Mesaoria:
21.00
2,402.00
0.9%
District of Mesaoria:
28.00
4,064.00
0.7%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Mesaoria:
1,093.00
114,431.12
1.0%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
13,200.00
1,375,343.50
1.0%
District of Mesaoria:
1.00
442.00
0.2%
District of Mesaoria:
23.00
2,382.00
1.0%
District of Mesaoria:
19.00
5,906.00
0.3%
District of Mesaoria:
26.00
3,048.00
0.9%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
57.00
66,731.00
0.1%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
5,610.00
547,867.00
1.0%
District of Mesaoria:
15.00
2,678.00
0.6%
Animals (number)
District of Mesaoria:
343.00
48,509.00
0.7%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
5,060.00
807,336.00
0.6%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
23,927.00
2,797,277.50
0.9%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Shepherd Ahmed
Milia (Ammochostou) 460.00
Lefkoşa sakinlerinden Kofzozoğlu Hacı Mustafa
Milia (Ammochostou) 12,337.00
İpkieri son of Luizo
Milia (Ammochostou) 1,960.00
Kiryako son of Lorenzo
Milia (Ammochostou) 2,890.00
Acı Lefteri son of Yanni
Milia (Ammochostou) 80.00
Panayi son of Kiryako
Milia (Ammochostou) 675.00
Acı Yorgi son of Yanni
Milia (Ammochostou) 150.00
Sava son of Ristallu
Milia (Ammochostou) 205.00
Tomazo son of Luizo
Milia (Ammochostou) 695.00
İlyasi son of Kolombado
Milia (Ammochostou) 615.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 28 1,093.00 13,200.00
002   land with vegetation 16 449.00 9,960.00
003   non tree crops 7 163.00 3,630.00
004   black-eyed peas 3 46.00 1,860.00
005   black-eyed peas field (börülce tarlası) 3 46.00 1,860.00
006   tobacco 1 25.00 125.00
007   barren tobacco field (kiraç duhani tarla) 1 25.00 125.00
008   cotton 2 45.00 1,410.00
009   cotton field (pembe tarlasi) 2 45.00 1,410.00
010   grains 1 47.00 235.00
011   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 1 47.00 235.00
012   fields, gardens and similar 9 286.00 6,330.00
013   field (tarla) 9 286.00 6,330.00
014   other land use 4 4.00 40.00
015   threshing floor (harman) 4 4.00 40.00
016   land without vegetation 8 640.00 3,200.00
017   barren field (kiraç tarla) 8 640.00 3,200.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 1 19 57.00
002   Total mulberry trees 1 19 57.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 1 19 57.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 23 26 5,610.00
002   house (hane) 22 22 5,590.00
003   buildings for animals 1 4 20.00
004   beehive (ari kovani) 1 4 20.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 15 343 5,060.00
002   sheep (agnam) 6 325 2,600.00
003   horse (bargi̇r) 1 1 200.00
004   mare (kisrak) 1 1 200.00
005   cow (inek) 5 12 910.00
006   calf (dana) 2 4 160.00
007   suckling calf (buzaği) 2 4 160.00
008   cow and calf (inek ve buzaği) 1 4 300.00
009   ox (öküz) 3 5 1,350.00
010   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 3 5 1,350.00
This record was last edited on: Jan. 15, 2020, 7:06 p.m.
Geography Department of Harokopio University and Sylvia Ioannou Foundation (2021).. Economy, environment and landscape in the Cypriot longue durée: The 1832/33 Ottoman Property Survey of Cyprus. Geographic Location: Milia (Ammochostou). Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5686/ on 25/06/2022.
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