Migonys

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Migonys
Migonys is located in Lithuania
Migonys
Migonys
Location of Migonys
Coordinates: 55°44′40″N 25°02′20″E / 55.74444°N 25.03889°E / 55.74444; 25.03889Coordinates: 55°44′40″N 25°02′20″E / 55.74444°N 25.03889°E / 55.74444; 25.03889
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Aukštaitija
County Panevezys County flag.png Panevėžys County
Municipality Kupiškis district municipality
Eldership Šimoniai elderate
First mentioned 1594
Population (2001)
 • Total 132
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Migonys is a village in the Kupiškis district municipality, Lithuania. According to the 2001 census, it had 132 inhabitants. The village celebrated its 400th anniversary in 1924. There is a hill-fort and 36 tumuli (28 survive) in the vicinity of the village.

18th century Lithuanian architect Laurynas Gucevičius was born in Migonys.

References[edit]

  • (Lithuanian) Jonas Zinkus, et al., ed. (1985–1988). "Migonys". Tarybų Lietuvos enciklopedija III. Vilnius, Lithuania: Vyriausioji enciklopedijų redakcija. p. 77. LCC 86232954.