Name: Gerakies
Transcribed name: Yeracez
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Gerakies
Γερακιές (οι)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Yerakiaes
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Lefka
Ottoman legal status of population: non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 9,264.50
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
5,835.5 489.0 2,040.0 900.0
63.0% 5.3% 22.0% 9.7%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Lefka:
18.00
1,422.00
1.3%
District of Lefka:
0.00
28.00
0.0%
District of Lefka:
22.00
1,835.00
1.2%
District of Lefka:
22.00
1,857.00
1.2%
District of Lefka:
36.00
3,231.00
1.1%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Lefka:
121.50
20,730.86
0.6%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
5,835.50
1,113,579.00
0.5%
District of Lefka:
33.00
1,853.00
1.8%
District of Lefka:
18.00
1,679.00
1.1%
District of Lefka:
62.00
8,397.00
0.7%
District of Lefka:
18.00
1,968.00
0.9%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
489.00
93,687.00
0.5%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
2,040.00
338,884.00
0.6%
District of Lefka:
2.00
610.00
0.3%
Animals (number)
District of Lefka:
3.00
9,132.00
0.0%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
900.00
145,442.00
0.6%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
9,264.50
1,691,592.00
0.5%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Acı Yanni son of father Lorenziyo
Gerakies 385.00
Lorenziyo son of Acı Yanni
Gerakies 380.00
Wife of Yorgi son of Hristoğulo
Gerakies 95.00
Yorgi son of Hristoğulo
Gerakies 0.00
Andoni son of Acı Yanni
Gerakies 525.00
Andoni son of Pedro
Gerakies 335.00
Miha'il son of father Hristoğulo
Gerakies 512.50
Yanni son of Lu'izo
Gerakies 645.00
Yanni son of Anton
Gerakies 508.00
Pavlo son of Miha'il
Gerakies 273.00
Click here for the rest of the persons recorded in this settlement.
Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 36 121.50 5,835.50
002   land with vegetation 35 116.50 5,610.50
003   tree crops 4 2.50 153.00
004   mulberry crops 4 2.50 153.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 4 2.50 153.00
006   non tree crops 19 106.00 4,657.50
007   vineyard 19 106.00 4,657.50
008   vineyard (bağ) 19 106.00 4,657.50
009   fields, gardens and similar 12 8.00 800.00
010   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 12 8.00 800.00
011   land without vegetation 1 5.00 225.00
012   barren field (kiraç tarla) 1 5.00 225.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 33 62 489.00
002   Total mulberry trees 2 3 9.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 2 3 9.00
004   olive trees 12 29 290.00
005   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 12 29 290.00
006   Total almond trees 15 24 130.00
007   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 11 20 110.00
008   almond trees (şecer-i badem) 4 4 20.00
009   walnut treeσ 4 6 60.00
010   walnut trees (şecer-i ceviz) 3 5 50.00
011   walnut trees (eşcar-ı ceviz) 1 1 10.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 18 18 2,040.00
002   house (hane) 18 18 2,040.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 2 3 900.00
002   mule (katir) 2 3 900.00
This record was last edited on: Sept. 25, 2021, 11:18 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: Gerakies. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/6101/ on 26/06/2022.
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