Abu Kamal, Deir El-Zur Governorate, Syria Genealogy

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Abu Kamal District[edit | edit source]

The Abu Kamal District (#3 on the map below) is one of the 3 district in the Deir El Zur Governorate in eastern Syria. It is divided into 4 sub-districts and the administrative center is found in the Abu Kamal sub-district.

Deir El-Zur Governorate


Abu Kamal Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Abu Kamal البوكمال
    • Ghabra الغبرة
    • Hasrat حسرات
    • Hura الهرى
    • Huriyeh الحرية
    • Moezileh معيزيلة
    • Ramadi الرمادى
    • Siyal السيال
    • Sweiyeh السويعية

Common Tribe Names[edit | edit source]

Knowing your ancestor’s tribe name can help in finding what part of the country they may have lived in. Here are some of the common tribes found throughout the Abu Kamal Sub-District.

Village: Hura الهرى

    • Jaghayfa الجغايفة

Village: Abu Kamal البوكمال

    • Aakaydat العقيدا

Village: Sweiyieh السويعية

    • Hassoun الحسون
    • Rahbiyine الرحبيين
    • Marashida المراشدة

Hajin Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Abu Hamam أبو حمام
    • Gharanij غرانيج
    • Hajin هجين
    • Kishkiyeh الكشكية

Common Tribe Names[edit | edit source]

Knowing your ancestor’s tribe name can help in finding what part of the country they may have lived in. Here are some of the common tribes found throughout the Hajin Sub-District.

Village: Hajin هجين

    • Bou Herdan البوحردان
    • Bou Khater البوخاطر
    • Damim الدميم
    • Bou Hayazeh البوهيازع
    • Naiim النعيم
    • Mukhtalitun المختلطون
    • Bani Jahsh بني جحش

Al Jalaa Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Abbas العباس
    • Al Jalaa الجلاء
    • Qataa القطعة
    • Sabkha الصبخة
    • Salhiyeh الصالحية
    • Tuthiyeh الطوطحية

Al Susa Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Bubadran البوبدران
    • Marashdeh المراشدة
    • Shafa الشعفة
    • Al Susa السوسة
    • Upper Baguz الباغوز فوقاني