Bzenov

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Bzenov
Village
Slovakia Sariska highlands 41.jpg
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Prešov
Elevation 305 m (1,001 ft)
Coordinates 48°57′N 21°10′E / 48.950°N 21.167°E / 48.950; 21.167Coordinates: 48°57′N 21°10′E / 48.950°N 21.167°E / 48.950; 21.167
Area 3.192 km2 (1.232 sq mi)
Population 728 (2004-12-31)
Density 228 / km2 (591 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1423
Postal code 082 42
Car plate PO
Location of Bzenov in Slovakia
Location of Bzenov in Slovakia
Location of Bzenov in the Prešov Region
Location of Bzenov in the Prešov Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS

Bzenov (Hungarian: Berzenke) is a village and municipality in Prešov District in the Prešov Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1423.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 305 metres and covers an area of 3.192 km². It has a population of about 730 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): 1720-1895 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1812-1904 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1704-1895 (parish B)

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