Haniska, Prešov District

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Haniska (Hungarian: Eperjesenyicke) is a village and municipality in the Prešov District, Prešov Region in eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records, the village was first mentioned in 1288.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude 233 metres and covers an area of 1.902 km². It has a population of about 616 people

Points of interest[edit]

At Haniska, there is a mediumwave broadcasting station, which uses a 220 metres tall guyed mast.

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): 1720-1896 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1792-1895 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1704-1895 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°57′28″N 21°14′23″E / 48.95778°N 21.23972°E / 48.95778; 21.23972