Čakanovce, Košice-okolie District

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Čakanovce (Hungarian: Ósvacsákány) is a village and municipality in Košice-okolie District in the Košice Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records, the village was first mentioned in 1439.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 240 metres and covers an area of 9.617 km². It has a population of about 556 people.

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1755-1895 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1788-1912 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1775-1895 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°46′N 21°26′E / 48.767°N 21.433°E / 48.767; 21.433