Ďurkov

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Ďurkov 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 1272.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 261 metres and covers an area of 9.921 km². It has a population of 1560 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The population is 99% Slovak in ethnicity.

Government[edit]

The village relies on the Bohdanovce police force and the fire brigade at Bidovce. The district and tax offices are located at Košice.

Culture[edit]

The village has a small public library.

Transport[edit]

The nearest railway station is located at Ruskov, 5 kilometres away and there is bus from Košice arriving during all day and also there is small airport in Bidovce 4 km away.

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): 1789-1918 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1788-1912 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1776-1898 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1801-1952 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°43′N 21°15′E / 48.717°N 21.250°E / 48.717; 21.250