Name: Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou)
Transcribed name: Ayavros
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou)
Άγιος Αμβρόσιος (Λεμεσού)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Ayios Amvrosios Ayios Evresis
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: Disrtict of Avdimou
Ottoman legal status of population: non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 7,407.50
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
3,752.5 265.0 2,315.0 1,075.0
50.7% 3.6% 31.3% 14.5%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Disrtict of Avdimou:
16.00
573.00
2.8%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
0.00
20.00
0.0%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
16.00
650.00
2.5%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
16.00
656.00
2.4%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
29.00
1,396.00
2.1%
Land (area in dönüm)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
176.50
11,502.24
1.5%
Land (value in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
3,752.50
178,514.48
2.1%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
14.00
563.00
2.5%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
20.00
819.00
2.4%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
26.00
2,803.00
0.9%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
24.00
568.00
4.2%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
265.00
30,423.00
0.9%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
2,315.00
132,391.00
1.7%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
6.00
666.00
0.9%
Animals (number)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
8.00
4,873.00
0.2%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
1,075.00
160,828.00
0.7%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
7,407.50
502,156.48
1.5%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Istefani son of Nikola
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 107.50
Cirkako son of Nikola
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 60.00
Yanni son of Andoni
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 270.00
İspiriyo son of Hristoğuli
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 205.00
Yorki son of Andoni
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 422.50
İliya son of Yorki
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 60.00
Pedri son of Evkono
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 55.00
Luizi son of Panayod
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 60.00
Aleksandri son of Yorki
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 430.00
Kostanti son of Yorki
Agios Amvrosios (Lemesou) 402.50
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 29 176.50 3,752.50
002   land with vegetation 14 83.00 3,200.00
003   tree crops 1 1.00 50.00
004   mulberry crops 1 1.00 50.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 1 1.00 50.00
006   non tree crops 12 81.00 3,120.00
007   vineyard 12 81.00 3,120.00
008   vineyard (bağ) 12 81.00 3,120.00
009   fields, gardens and similar 1 1.00 30.00
010   irrigated field (sulu tarla) 1 1.00 30.00
011   other land use 9 4.50 107.50
012   threshing floor (harman) 2 2.00 40.00
013   enclosed land (fırahti) 7 2.50 67.50
014   land without vegetation 6 89.00 445.00
015   barren field (kiraç tarla) 6 89.00 445.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 14 26 265.00
002   olive trees 8 17 200.00
003   plateau olive tree (ova zeytini 2) 1 5 75.00
004   olive trees (zeyti̇n eşcâri) 7 12 125.00
005   mountain olive trees (dağ zeyti̇ni̇ eşcâri) 6 11 110.00
006   plateau olive trees (ova zeyti̇ni̇) 1 1 15.00
007   Total almond trees 4 4 20.00
008   almond tree (badem) 4 4 20.00
009   almond trees (badem eşcâri) 3 3 15.00
010   carob trees 2 5 45.00
011   carob trees (harub eşcâri) 2 5 45.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 20 24 2,315.00
002   house (hane) 13 13 1,025.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 1 1 60.00
004   other house (di̇ğer hane) 1 1 60.00
005   part of building 1 1 750.00
006   room 1 1 750.00
007   grape must press (şirahâne) 1 1 750.00
008   buildings for animals 4 8 40.00
009   beehive (ari kovani) 4 8 40.00
010   Mills 2 2 500.00
011   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 200.00
012   oil mill (yağ değirmeni) 1 1 300.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 6 8 1,075.00
002   cow (inek) 2 2 200.00
003   ox (öküz) 3 3 500.00
004   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 1 1 250.00
005   ox and cow (öküz ve i̇nek) 1 3 375.00
This record was last edited on: Feb. 27, 2019, 1:11 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 (Lemesou). Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5912/ on 26/06/2022.
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