Bajany

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Church in Bajany
Location of Michalovce District in the Košice Region

Bajany (1370 Bajanhaza, 1439 Bayan, 1556 Rejdowa, 1786 Bonyesty, 1686 Resdowa) (German: Wajon; Hungarian: Bajánháza) is a village and municipality in the Michalovce District in the Košice Region of Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records, the village was first mentioned in 1370.From 1939 to 1944 it belonged to Hungary.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 107 metres and covers an area of 5.546 km2 (2.14 sq mi). It has a population of about 495 people.

Genealogical resources[edit]

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Presov, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1869-1896
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1792-1896
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): missing records 1800-s (parish A)
  • Census records 1869 of Bajany are available at the state archive.(UNG county...)

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Coordinates: 48°36′N 22°07′E / 48.600°N 22.117°E / 48.600; 22.117