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Benkovce is a village and municipality in Vranov nad Topľou District in the Prešov Region of eastern Slovakia.


In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1363.


The municipality lies at an altitude of 138 metres and covers an area of 8.239 km².


According to the 2011 census, the municipality had 532 inhabitants. 515 of inhabitants were Slovaks and 17 others and unspecified.[1]

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  1. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-11-14. Retrieved 2012-08-10. 

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): 1744-1895 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1826-1946 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°57′N 21°43′E / 48.950°N 21.717°E / 48.950; 21.717