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Census Records

The following is a partial list of Armenians living in Efkere and registered in Ottoman records between 1831 and 1860. The list is incomplete, and I do not have details at this point as to the exact dates when these records were obtained. I will update this page with more information as soon as possible.

These names were published by the Municipality of Kayseri in 2000 in a book, Individuals in Kayseri Population Records, 1831-1860.

Parsih, scrap tradesman, of medium height, auburn mustached, single-eye.
Mateos, son of Osep, of medium height, auburn mustache.
Hacer, son of Apkar, foundry tradesman, of medium height, auburn mustache.
Bedros, joinery tradesman, of medium height, black mustache.
Abraham, son of Babik, nail tradesman, of medium height, auburn mustache.
Ugurlu, joinery tradesman, of medium height, auburn mustache.
Avanis, son of Kalos, carpenter tradesman, of tall height, auburn mustache.
Avakim, son of Bahadir, plastery tradesman, of medium height, sparse mustache.
Benyad, son of MalHzan, of medium height, blonde mustache.
Bedros, son of Sari, of rather tall height, blonde mustache.
Tavid, son of young Mgr, of medium height, sparse mustache.
Garabed, son of Sar, of medium height, blonde mustache.
Sahak, son of Uzerlik, nail tradesman, of medium height, auburn mustache.
Zekeriya, plasterer, of medium height, blonde mustache.
Garabed, barber, of medium hight, auburn mustache.
Garabed, house painter tradesman, of medium hight, gray bearded.
Boghos, joiner, sparse mustached, son of white-bearded, of medium hight, Jeweler Medros.
Gabriel, joinery tradesman, of medium height, black mustache.
Artin, plastery tradesman, of medium height, black-mustache.
Garabed, son of Hacar, boatmanship tradesman, of medium height, auburn mustache.
Aynal Bedros, plastery tradesman, of medium height, auburn mustache.
Kazar, joinery tradesman, of medium height, black mustache.
Boghos, son of Hacar, of medium height, black mustache.

EFKERE, HAN NEIGHBORHOOD

Kayta Bedros, black mustache.
Garabed, sone of Knife smith Kei, sparse mustached. Has a son named Servi.
Garabed, son of Kaltakci, black mustached. He has a son named Sarkis.
Sarkis, son of Servi, who is son of Keskes, of medium height, sparse mustached.

EFKERE, KUZAY NEIGHBORHOOD

Garabed, son of ehrin, of tall height.
His son, ehrin, sparse mustached.
Artin, son of young Zarbar.
Medros, son of Ceran, of tall height, sparse mustache. He has a son named Sisin.
Bulbul, son of Locksmith Panos. He has another son named Evandik.
Mgrdich, other son of Krikor, who is son of Tohtar.
Kaymaz Serkis, of medium height, gray bearded.
Agop, grandchild of Arya, who is son of Sarkis.
Garabed son Agop, who is son of Sarkis.
Garabed, son of Ugurlu, who is son of Bicakci.
Istefan (Stefan), son of Blacksmith Copur, of medium height, sparse mustache.
Hacdor, son of Sari, of tall height, blond mustache. He has a son named Avanis.

EFKERE, CAVDARLI NEIGHBORHOOD

Bali, son-in-law of tinsmith Bedros, sparse mustached.
Bedros, son of Agop, who is son of tinsmith Dalt, sparse mustached.
Melkon, other son of Bedros, who is son of Sari.
David, son a Magar, of medium height, auburn-mustached.
Krikor, other son of Karagoz, who is son of Sandalmaker Murat, of medium height, sparse mustached.

OTHERS LISTED FROM OTTOMAN RECORDS, DATES AS ABOVE, VARIOUS NEIGHBORHOODS

Agop, son of Msr, from Efkere village Demirci neighborhood, of tall height, blond mustache.
Hacir, son of Copur, from Han neighborhood.
Agop, his brother.
Bedros, son of Sarac, from Demirci neighborhood, of medium height, auburn mustache.
Oseb, son of Tailor Hacer, from Kuzev neighborhood, black mustache Mgr, son of Koca, of tall height, black mustache. Name of his son is Kiragos.
Panos, from Panoso, son of Solak, of medium height, black mustache. Name of his son is Panos.
Sarkis, son in law of Ackara, of tall height, black mustached.
Sar Dede, of tall height, white bearded. His other son is Krikor.
Gabriel, son of irin, of tall height, white bearded. His other son is Garabed.
Bedros, son of Kurkcu, of short height. Name of his son is Garabed.
Boos, son of Istefan, of tall height, blond mustache. Name of his son is Ivanos.
Tavit, son of Mgr, from Kuzey neighborhood, of medium height, auburn mustached.
Shepherd Garabed, from Gemerek, of medium height, black mustache.
His son Mateos, sparse mustached.
His other son Mgrdich.

LIST OF PEOPLE WHO HAD A CHILD IN EFKERE VILLAGE:
HAN NEIGHBORHOOD

Krikor, son of Kara Isa, black mustache. Name of his son is Garabed.
His grandchild Tavit.
Garabed, grandchild of Sarkis, who is son of Kiskis.
Ivanos, son of Yasef, of medium height, blond mustache. Name of his son is Garabed.
Garabed, son of tinsmith Kasbar, sparse mustache. Name of his son is Kasbar.
Barber Garabed, of medium height, black mustache. Name of his son is Bogos.
Ivanos, brother of Krikor, who is son of Nihabet.
Sarkis, won of Door maker Ivanos, sparse mustache.
Panos, son of Bodak, of medium height, blond mustache. Name of his son is Bedros.
His son Bodak (Budak).
His other son Agop.
Daniel, son of Abraham, who is son of Boduk, black mustache. Name of his son is Stefan.
Boghos, of tall height, auburn mustached.
His brother Kassar, black mustache.

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