Al Qutayfah, Rif Dimashq Governorate, Syria Genealogy

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Al Qutayfah District[edit | edit source]

The Qutayfah District (#8 on the map below) is one of the 10 district in the Rural Damascus (Rif Dimashq) Governorate in southern Syria. It is divided into 4 sub-districts and the administrative center is found in the Al Qutayfah sub-district.

Rural Damascus (Rif Dimashq) Governorate


Al Qutayfah Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Al Qutayfah القطيفة
    • Helleh حله
    • Madamiyet El Qalmun معضمية القلمون

Jayroud Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Atna العطنة
    • Jirud جيرود
    • Mansura المنصورة
    • Nasriyeh الناصرية

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 Jayroud Sub-District.

Village: Nasriyeh الناصرية

    • Issa عيسى
    • Haidar حيدر
    • Hilal هلال
    • Khodra خضرة
    • Ferkh فرخ

Maaloula Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Ein El Teeneh عين التينة
    • Jabaadin جبعدين
    • Maaloula معلولا
    • Twani التواني

Al Ruhaybah Sub-District[edit | edit source]

Cities/Villages/Towns[edit | edit source]

    • Al Ruhaybah الرحيبة