Temeshwar According to the Court Registers Dated to 1652-53 Cover Image

1652-53 Tarihli Şer’iye Sicili'ne Göre Temeşvar
Temeshwar According to the Court Registers Dated to 1652-53

Author(s): Ömer Biyik
Subject(s): Archiving, Public Administration, 16th Century, 17th Century
Published by: Karadeniz Araştırmaları Merkezi
Keywords: Temeshwar; Ottoman State; Court Register; Temeshwar Foundation; Kadı;

Summary/Abstract: Becoming a province of Ottoman in 1552, Temeshwar was under ruled of Ottoman Empire for 166 years. In the present study, Court Registers of Temeshwar dated 1652-53 were reviewed. Original of this register was kept at Historical Archive of Sarajevo in Bosnia-Herzegovina. One copy of it is at Kadı Registers Catalogue of Turkish Religious Foundation Center for Islamic Studies (ISAM). The register mentioned is the unique Kadı register in Temeshwar located on modern Romania. The article presents overall administrative status of the province and gives new information on social and cultural life of Temeshwar in the 17.Century.

  • Issue Year: 2015
  • Issue No: 45
  • Page Range: 233-251
  • Page Count: 19
  • Language: Turkish