Fričovce

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Coordinates: 49°01′N 20°58′E / 49.017°N 20.967°E / 49.017; 20.967
Fričovce
Village
Slovakia Sariska vrchovina 94.jpg
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Prešov
Coordinates 49°01′N 20°58′E / 49.017°N 20.967°E / 49.017; 20.967
Area 8.57 km2 (3 sq mi)
Population 1,079 (2004-12-31)
Density 126 / km2 (326 / sq mi)
Postal code 082 37
Car plate PO
Location of Fričovce in Slovakia
Location of Fričovce in Slovakia
Location of Fričovce in the Prešov Region
Location of Fričovce in the Prešov Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS

Fričovce (Hungarian: Frics) 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 1320. One of the oldest breweries in the country can be found there, Zapovca.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 462 metres and covers an area of 8.57 km². It has a population of about 1,080 people.

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Romancatholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1788-1895 (parish A)
  • Greekcatholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1834-1895 (parish B)

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