Database ID G6158
Database UUID: 5a03a7e2-ec6e-466e-b13c-bd8c26cb1717
Name: Merika
Transcribed name: Merika
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: Subdistrict of Orini (Dagh)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Merika
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 21,004.00
Property values in kuruş and percentages by type:
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
5,490.0 2,720.0 10,090.0 2,704.0
26.1% 12.9% 48.0% 12.9%
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
muslim (ehl-i islam) Merika 185.00
İsma'il son of Abdullah
muslim (ehl-i islam) Merika 60.00
Yanni son of Yorki
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Merika 405.00
Wife of Hristoğulo son of Solomo
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Merika 890.00
Hristoğulo son of Solomo
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Merika 0.00
Nikola son of Kostanti
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Merika 0.00
Yorki son of Yakumo
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Merika 490.00
Yorki son of Kiryako
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Merika 1,255.00
Wife of Yorki son of Kiryako
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Merika 60.00
Vasili son of Kiryako
non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet) Merika 965.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Land (all types) 68 428.00 5,490.00
002   land with vegetation 56 416.00 5,250.00
003   non tree crop 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   Tree (all types) 27 136 2,720.00
002   olive tree (all types) 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   Building (all types) 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   Animal (all types) 23 171 2,204.00
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) 7 7 875.00
008   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 3 40 320.00
009   sheep and goat (ağnam ve keçi) 3 40 320.00
This record was last edited on: Aug. 14, 2023, 10:49 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 20/05/2024.
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