Qudsiya, Rif Dimashq Governorate, Syria Genealogy

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Qudsiya District[edit | edit source]

The Qudsiya District (# on the map below) is one of the 10 district in the Rural Damascus (Rif Dimashq) Governorate in southern Syria. It is divided into 3 sub-districts and the administrative center is found in the Qudsiya sub-district.

Rural Damascus (Rif Dimashq) Governorate


Qudsiya Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Ashrafiet El Wadi أشرفية الوادي
    • Bseimeh بسيمة
    • Hama الهامة
    • Jamraya جمرايا
    • Jdidet El Wadi جديدة الوادي
    • Dahiet Qudsiya El Sakaniya El Jdideh ضاحية قدسيا السكنية الجديدة
    • Qudsiya قدسيا

Common Family Names[edit | edit source]

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

Village: Jamraya جمرايا

    • Kreikar كريكر
    • Abu El Huda أبو الهدى
    • Kadri القادري
    • Mahra مهرة
    • Khilaf خلاف
    • Hanafi حنفي

Al Dimas Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Jdeidet Yabus جديدة يابوس
    • Kfeir Yabus كفير يابوس
    • Maadar معدر
    • Qura El Assad قرى الأسد
    • Yabus يابوس
    • Al Dimas الديماس

Ein El Fijeh Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Afra أفرة
    • Deir Muqran دير مقرن
    • Deir Qanun دير قانون
    • Kfeir El Zeit كفير الزيت
    • Husaynieh  الحسينية
    • Ein El Fijeh  عين الفيجة