Falkušovce

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Falkušovce is 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 1290.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 104 metres and covers an area of 9.446 km². It has a population of about 670 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The population is about 95% Slovak in ethnicity.

Government[edit]

The village relies on the tax and district offices, and fire brigade at Michalovce and the police force at Trhovište.

Culture[edit]

The village has a small public library, a post office, and food stores.

Sports[edit]

The village has a football pitch.

Transport[edit]

The nearest railway station is 6 kilometres away.

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): 1788-1897 (parish B)
  • Greekcatholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1786-1922 (parish A)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1761-1896 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°37′N 21°51′E / 48.617°N 21.850°E / 48.617; 21.850