Janovce, Bardejov District

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Location of Bardejov District in the Nitra region

Janovce (German: Johannsdorf, meaning John's village) is a village and municipality in Bardejov District in the Prešov Region of north-east Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1261.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 370 metres and covers an area of 5.551 km². It has a population of about 415 people.

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): 1755-1895 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1800-1895 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1747-1895 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 49°11′25″N 21°18′16″E / 49.19028°N 21.30444°E / 49.19028; 21.30444