Hažín

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Hažín 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 1336.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 120 metres and covers an area of 16.318 km². It has a population of about 450 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The population is about 100% Slovak in ethnicity.

Culture[edit]

The village has a small public library and food stores. It also has a car repair shop.

Sports[edit]

The village has a football pitch, fitness, tennis court and children's playground.

Transport[edit]

The nearest railway station is 12 kilometres away at Michalovce.

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): 1824-1912 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1806-1913 (parish A)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1747-1940 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°45′03″N 22°01′10″E / 48.7508°N 22.0194°E / 48.7508; 22.0194