Šuljam

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Šuljam
Шуљам
Šuljam is located in Serbia
Šuljam
Šuljam
Coordinates: 45°05′N 19°40′E / 45.083°N 19.667°E / 45.083; 19.667
Country Serbia
Province Vojvodina
District Syrmia
Municipality Sremska Mitrovica
Population (2002)
 • Total 744
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Serbian Orthodox church

Šuljam (Serbian Cyrillic: Шуљам) is a village located in the Sremska Mitrovica municipality, in the Syrmia District of Serbia. It is situated in the autonomous province of Vojvodina. The village has a Serb ethnic majority and its population numbering 744 people (2002 census).

Name[edit]

In Serbian, the village is known as Šuljam (Шуљам), in Croatian as Šuljam, and in Hungarian as Sulyom. In 1579 Suljam is known as a village, but on maps it is showed for the first time in 1730.

Historical population[edit]

  • 1793: 513
  • 1810: 550
  • 1961: 952
  • 1971: 863
  • 1981: 777
  • 1991: 741
  • 2002: 744

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Slobodan Ćurčić, Broj stanovnika Vojvodine, Novi Sad, 1996.

Family names of the villagers[edit]

Some of the prominent families in the village include: Miloradić, Vidović, Manastirac, Janković, Bošković, Kuzminac, Apić, Radosavljević, Stefanović, Đurić, Smiljanić, Grujić, Vidić, Janić, Dević, Subić, Ivković, Tomičić, Terzić, Lazić, Vasić, Milinković, Đurđević, Jurišić, Ostojić, Lukić, Ličinar, Andrić etc.

Smatra se da je prvu vinovu lozu u Istočnom Rimskom Carstvu na Fruškoj gori(ALMA MONS) a iznad Šuljma na brdu zvanom Glavica zasadio rimski imperator Probus Coordinates: 45°05′N 19°40′E / 45.083°N 19.667°E / 45.083; 19.667