Breznica, Stropkov District

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Location of Stropkov District in the Prešov Region.

Breznica is a village and municipality in Stropkov District in the Prešov Region of north-eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1404.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 176 metres and covers an area of 9.931 km². It has a population of about 725 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): 1700-1897 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1842-1919 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 49°10′N 21°40′E / 49.167°N 21.667°E / 49.167; 21.667