Hencovce

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Hencovce (Hungarian: Hencfalva) is a village and municipality in Vranov nad Topľou District in the Prešov Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1372.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 123 metres and covers an area of 6.369km². It has a population of about 1261 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): 1687-1895 (parish B)
  • Greekcatholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1801-1899 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1805-1925 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°53′N 21°44′E / 48.883°N 21.733°E / 48.883; 21.733