Name: Merika
Transcribed name: Marika
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Merika
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh)
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 21,004.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
5,490.0 2,720.0 10,090.0 2,704.0
26.1% 12.9% 48.0% 12.9%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
23.00
1,130.00
2.0%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
0.00
10.00
0.0%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
35.00
1,642.00
2.1%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
35.00
1,652.00
2.1%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
68.00
3,136.00
2.2%
Land (area in dönüm)
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
428.00
37,190.00
1.2%
Land (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
5,490.00
638,339.00
0.9%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
27.00
1,074.00
2.5%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
40.00
1,639.00
2.4%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
136.00
11,055.00
1.2%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
40.00
1,607.00
2.5%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
2,720.00
208,330.00
1.3%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
10,090.00
294,140.00
3.4%
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
25.00
989.00
2.5%
Animals (number)
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
173.00
12,640.00
1.4%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
2,704.00
209,177.00
1.3%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh):
21,004.00
1,349,986.00
1.6%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Wife of Abdurrahman son of Ahmed
Merika 185.00
İsma'il son of Abdullah
Merika 60.00
Yanni son of Yorki
Merika 405.00
Wife of Hristoğulo son of Solomo
Merika 890.00
Hristoğulo son of Solomo
Merika 0.00
Nikola son of Kostanti
Merika 0.00
Yorki son of Yakumo
Merika 490.00
Yorki son of Kiryako
Merika 1,255.00
Wife of Yorki son of Kiryako
Merika 60.00
Vasili son of Kiryako
Merika 965.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 68 428.00 5,490.00
002   land with vegetation 56 416.00 5,250.00
003   non tree crops 30 156.00 3,925.00
004   vineyard 22 148.00 3,775.00
005   vineyard (bağ) 22 148.00 3,775.00
006   grains 8 8.00 150.00
007   fodder field (hasıllık) 8 8.00 150.00
008   fields, gardens and similar 26 260.00 1,325.00
009   garden (bağçe) 2 1.00 30.00
010   field (tarla) 24 259.00 1,295.00
011   other land use 12 12.00 240.00
012   threshing floor (harman) 12 12.00 240.00
013   threshing floor (harman yeri) 1 1.00 20.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 27 136 2,720.00
002   olive trees 27 136 2,720.00
003   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 26 135 2,700.00
004   olive tree (zeytun 2) 1 1 20.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 40 40 10,090.00
002   house (hane) 27 27 3,590.00
003   part of building 13 13 6,500.00
004   room 13 13 6,500.00
005   grape must press (şirahâne) 13 13 6,500.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 25 173 2,704.00
002   sheep (agnam) 10 108 864.00
003   cow (inek) 1 1 25.00
004   calf (dana) 1 1 25.00
005   suckling calf (buzaği) 1 1 25.00
006   goat (keçi̇) 2 15 120.00
007   ox (öküz) 9 9 1,375.00
008   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 2 2 500.00
009   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 3 40 320.00
010   sheep and goat (ağnam ve keçi) 3 40 320.00
This record was last edited on: Nov. 28, 2019, 9:22 a.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: Merika. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/6158/ on 26/06/2022.
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