Name: Palaiosofos
Transcribed name: Palyosofo
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Palaiosofos
Παλαιόσοφος
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Palaeosophos
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Kyrenia
Ottoman legal status of population: non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 4,825.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
1,745.0 1,655.0 1,425.0 0.0
36.2% 34.3% 29.5% 0.0%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Kyrenia:
11.00
1,423.00
0.8%
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
43.00
0.0%
District of Kyrenia:
12.00
1,607.00
0.7%
District of Kyrenia:
13.00
1,643.00
0.8%
District of Kyrenia:
36.00
2,866.00
1.3%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Kyrenia:
126.75
30,017.48
0.4%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
1,745.00
611,147.50
0.3%
District of Kyrenia:
26.00
2,011.00
1.3%
District of Kyrenia:
13.00
1,713.00
0.8%
District of Kyrenia:
182.00
35,582.00
0.5%
District of Kyrenia:
15.00
2,345.00
0.6%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
1,655.00
389,495.00
0.4%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
1,425.00
263,601.00
0.5%
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
915.00
0.0%
Animals (number)
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
20,490.00
0.0%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
287,405.00
0.0%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
4,825.00
1,551,648.50
0.3%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Kiryako son of Ludsya
Palaiosofos 1,220.00
Hristoğuli son of Kiryako
Palaiosofos 280.00
Kiryako son of Yako
Palaiosofos 162.50
Kumi son of Fransezko
Palaiosofos 587.50
Pedri son of İpkieri
Palaiosofos 370.00
Haralanbo son of İpkieri
Palaiosofos 260.00
Hristofi son of Filipo
Palaiosofos 265.00
Ludsyo son of Filipo
Palaiosofos 295.00
Anastas son of Kiryako
Palaiosofos 430.00
Pavli son of İpkieri
Palaiosofos 200.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 36 126.75 1,745.00
002   land with vegetation 22 52.75 695.00
003   tree crops 5 2.25 105.00
004   mulberry crops 4 1.75 55.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 4 1.75 55.00
006   lemon tree crops 1 0.50 50.00
007   lemon garden (limon bağçesi) 1 0.50 50.00
008   non tree crops 15 49.50 562.50
009   vegetables 2 1.00 50.00
010   cultivated garden (mamur bağçe) 2 1.00 50.00
011   vineyard 5 3.50 212.50
012   young vineyard (fidan bağ) 3 2.00 150.00
013   vineyard (bağ yeri) 1 1.00 50.00
014   new vineyard (cedid bağ) 1 0.50 12.50
015   grains 8 45.00 300.00
016   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 8 45.00 300.00
017   fields, gardens and similar 2 1.00 27.50
018   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 2 1.00 27.50
019   other land use 14 74.00 1,050.00
020   threshing floor (harman) 3 3.00 60.00
021   running/flowing water (ma-yi cari) 11 71.00 990.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 26 182 1,655.00
002   olive trees 12 129 1,390.00
003   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 11 119 1,190.00
004   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 1 10 200.00
005   Total almond trees 4 4 20.00
006   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 1 1 5.00
007   almond trees (şecer-i badem) 3 3 15.00
008   carob trees 10 49 245.00
009   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 10 49 245.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 13 15 1,425.00
002   house (hane) 11 11 1,060.00
003   buildings for animals 1 3 15.00
004   beehive (ari kovani) 1 3 15.00
005   Mills 1 1 350.00
006   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 350.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
This record was last edited on: June 16, 2019, 2:44 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: Palaiosofos. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5725/ on 26/06/2022.
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