Name: Mesa Geitonia
Transcribed name: Mesa'idonya
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Mesa Geitonia
Μέσα Γειτονιά
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Mesayitonia
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Limassol
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 14,871.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
5,925.0 3,276.0 2,845.0 2,825.0
39.8% 22.0% 19.1% 19.0%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Limassol:
21.00
1,271.00
1.7%
District of Limassol:
1.00
52.00
1.9%
District of Limassol:
36.00
1,473.00
2.4%
District of Limassol:
36.00
1,481.00
2.4%
District of Limassol:
34.00
3,362.00
1.0%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Limassol:
574.00
24,918.75
2.3%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Limassol:
5,925.00
513,357.50
1.2%
District of Limassol:
35.00
2,215.00
1.6%
District of Limassol:
30.00
2,155.00
1.4%
District of Limassol:
497.00
23,886.00
2.1%
District of Limassol:
1.00
814.00
0.1%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Limassol:
3,276.00
225,086.00
1.5%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Limassol:
2,845.00
415,120.00
0.7%
District of Limassol:
11.00
939.00
1.2%
Animals (number)
District of Limassol:
12.00
4,790.00
0.3%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Limassol:
2,825.00
205,427.00
1.4%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Limassol:
14,871.00
1,358,990.50
1.1%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Yusuf son of Hasan
Mesa Geitonia 435.00
Sister of Yusuf son of Hasan
Mesa Geitonia 90.00
Süleyman
Mesa Geitonia 0.00
Yusuf son in law Süleyman
Mesa Geitonia 305.00
Wife of Yusuf son in law Süleyman
Mesa Geitonia 90.00
Farik Hasan son of Ali
Mesa Geitonia 0.00
Mother of Farik Hasan son of Ali
Mesa Geitonia 409.00
Yusuf son of Deli Ahmed
Mesa Geitonia 50.00
Hüseyin son of Deli Ahmed
Mesa Geitonia 50.00
Miha'il
Mesa Geitonia 586.25
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 34 574.00 5,925.00
002   land with vegetation 4 3.00 130.00
003   tree crops 1 0.50 25.00
004   mulberry crops 1 0.50 25.00
005   mulberry garden (dutlu bağçe) 1 0.50 25.00
006   non tree crops 1 1.00 30.00
007   cotton 1 1.00 30.00
008   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 1 1.00 30.00
009   fields, gardens and similar 2 1.50 75.00
010   irrigated garden (sulu bağçe) 1 0.50 25.00
011   garden (bağçe) 1 1.00 50.00
012   other land use 14 58.00 1,540.00
013   threshing floor (harman) 9 10.00 170.00
014   enclosed land (fırahti) 1 1.00 100.00
015   private field (hassa tarla) 4 47.00 1,270.00
016   land without vegetation 16 513.00 4,255.00
017   barren field (kiraç tarla) 16 513.00 4,255.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 35 497 3,276.00
002   olive trees 15 80 800.00
003   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 6 29 290.00
004   olive tree (zeytun 2) 1 2 20.00
005   plateau olive tree (ova zeytini 2) 8 49 490.00
006   carob trees 20 417 2,476.00
007   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 16 368 2,282.00
008   carob trees (harub eşcarı) 4 49 194.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 30 1 2,845.00
002   house (hane) 29 0 2,670.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 1 0 55.00
004   Mills 1 1 175.00
005   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 175.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 11 12 2,825.00
002   horse (bargi̇r) 2 3 600.00
003   mare (kisrak) 1 2 400.00
004   cow (inek) 1 1 100.00
005   mule (katir) 1 1 500.00
006   ox (öküz) 7 7 1,625.00
007   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 6 6 1,500.00
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: Mesa Geitonia. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5821/ on 25/06/2022.
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