Database ID G5786
Database UUID: 624e7957-75b4-4ed3-996c-63a33385a9de
Name: Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias)
Transcribed name: Aya Guruş
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Kyrenia
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias)
Άγιος Αμβρόσιος (Κερύνειας)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Ayios Amvrosios Ayia Ghrosh
Ottoman legal status of population: non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 27,760.00
Property values in kuruş and percentages by type:
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
7,845.0 10,245.0 5,125.0 4,545.0
28.3% 36.9% 18.5% 16.4%
General statistics
District of Kyrenia:
44.00
1,423.00
3.1%
District of Kyrenia:
1.00
43.00
2.3%
District of Kyrenia:
51.00
1,607.00
3.2%
District of Kyrenia:
52.00
1,643.00
3.2%
District of Kyrenia:
131.00
2,866.00
4.6%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Kyrenia:
723.00
30,017.52
2.4%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
7,845.00
611,147.50
1.3%
District of Kyrenia:
49.00
2,011.00
2.4%
District of Kyrenia:
46.00
1,713.00
2.7%
District of Kyrenia:
1,094.00
35,582.00
3.1%
District of Kyrenia:
60.00
2,345.00
2.6%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
10,245.00
389,495.00
2.6%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
5,125.00
263,601.00
1.9%
District of Kyrenia:
28.00
915.00
3.1%
Animals (number)
District of Kyrenia:
193.00
20,490.00
0.9%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
4,545.00
287,405.00
1.6%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
27,760.00
1,551,648.50
1.8%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Acı Yorki son of Lisandro
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 2,255.00
Sava son of Acı Yorki
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 1,382.50
Pedri son of Miha'il
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 175.00
Sava son of Miha'il
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 1,195.00
Tomazo son of Miha'il
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 742.50
Anastas son of Toğori
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 80.00
Yetim Sava son of Nikola
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 401.25
Siblings of Yetim Sava son of Nikola
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 326.25
İpkieri
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 50.00
Vasili son of Lefteri
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias) 522.50
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Land (all types) 131 723.00 7,845.00
002   land with vegetation 81 704.00 6,195.00
003   tree crops 1 0.25 12.50
004   mulberry crops 1 0.25 12.50
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 1 0.25 12.50
006   non tree crop 77 700.50 5,957.50
007   vegetable 33 26.25 1,790.00
008   thriving garden (mamur bağçe) 33 26.25 1,790.00
009   vineyard 23 28.25 897.50
010   vineyard (bağ) 23 28.25 897.50
011   grains 21 646.00 3,270.00
012   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 21 646.00 3,270.00
013   fields, gardens and similar 3 3.25 225.00
014   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 3 3.25 225.00
015   other land use 50 19.00 1,650.00
016   threshing floor (harman) 19 19.00 315.00
017   enclosed land (fırahti) 1 0.00 40.00
018   small running water fountain (cüz'i ma-yı cari) 2 0.00 200.00
019   small and old running water fountain (cüz'i ma-yı cari kadim) 1 0.00 300.00
020   running/flowing water (ma-yi cari) 27 0.00 795.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Tree (all types) 49 1,094 10,245.00
002   olive tree (all types) 29 950 9,500.00
003   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 29 950 9,500.00
004   carob trees 20 144 745.00
005   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 20 144 745.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Building (all types) 46 60 5,125.00
002   house (hane) 43 43 4,650.00
003   agricultural buildings 1 1 50.00
004   pen (mandıra) 1 1 50.00
005   building for animals 1 15 75.00
006   beehive (ari kovani) 1 15 75.00
007   Mills 1 1 350.00
008   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 350.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Animal (all types) 26 191 4,045.00
002   cow (inek) 15 17 1,625.00
003   goat (keçi̇) 3 165 1,320.00
004   ox (öküz) 8 9 1,100.00
This record was last edited on: Oct. 8, 2019, 12:39 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: Agios Amvrosios (Keryneias). Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5786/ on 10/12/2023.
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