Belá nad Cirochou

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Location of Snina District in the Prešov Region.

Belá nad Cirochou (Rusyn: Бела над Цірохов, Hungarian: Cirókabéla) is a large village and municipality in Snina District in the Prešov Region of north-eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1451.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 207 metres and covers an area of 17.356 km². It has a population of about 3315 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): 1786-1895 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1825-1895 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°58′N 22°06′E / 48.967°N 22.100°E / 48.967; 22.100