Benkovce

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Benkovce is a village and municipality in Vranov nad Topľou District in the Prešov Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1363.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 138 metres and covers an area of 8.239 km².

Population[edit]

According to the 2011 census, the municipality had 532 inhabitants. 515 of inhabitants were Slovaks and 17 others and unspecified.[1]

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References[edit]

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): 1744-1895 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1826-1946 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°57′N 21°43′E / 48.950°N 21.717°E / 48.950; 21.717