Budkovce

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Budkovce (Hungarian: Butka [ˈbutkɒ]) a village and municipality in Michalovce District in the Kosice Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1319.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 102 metres and covers an area of 19.836 km². It has a population of about 1500 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The population is almost entirely Slovak in ethnicity.

Government[edit]

The village relies on the tax and district offices, police force and fire brigade at Michalovce although the village has its own birth registry.

Economy[edit]

The village has a post office, a Slovakian bank and insurance company and a number of food stores.

Sports[edit]

The village has a football pitch and a gymnasium.

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1850-1895 (parish A)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1756-1904 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1793-1938 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°38′N 21°56′E / 48.633°N 21.933°E / 48.633; 21.933