Hajnáčka

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Coordinates: 48°13′N 19°58′E / 48.217°N 19.967°E / 48.217; 19.967
Hajnáčka
Village
Country Slovakia
Region Banská Bystrica
District Rimavská Sobota
Coordinates 48°13′N 19°58′E / 48.217°N 19.967°E / 48.217; 19.967
Population 1,197 (31 December 2004)
First mentioned 1245
Postal code 980 33
Area code +421-47
Car plate RS
Location of Hajnáčka in Slovakia
Location of Hajnáčka in Slovakia
Location of Hajnáčka in the Banská Bystrica Region
Location of Hajnáčka in the Banská Bystrica Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS

Hajnáčka (earlier Hajnacžka; German: (rare) Hajnatschko; Hungarian: (H)ajnácskő) is a village and municipality in the Rimavská Sobota District of the Banská Bystrica Region of southern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1245 as Danuskue (1255 Kues, 1344 Anyaskw; the name comes from Slavic "Hajnáč") when a big castle was standing here. It was always the seat of important feudal lords. In 1545 it was besieged by Turks.

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1787-1898 (parish B)

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