Brežany, Prešov District

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Brežany
Village
Slovakia folk art Brezany 8.jpg
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Prešov
Elevation 390 m (1,280 ft)
Coordinates 48°58′45″N 21°06′30″E / 48.97917°N 21.10833°E / 48.97917; 21.10833Coordinates: 48°58′45″N 21°06′30″E / 48.97917°N 21.10833°E / 48.97917; 21.10833
Population 149 (2004-12-31)
Postal code 082 41
Car plate PO
Location of Brežany in Slovakia
Location of Brežany in Slovakia
Location of Brežany in the Prešov Region
Location of Brežany in the Prešov Region
Wikimedia Commons: Brežany
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS[permanent dead link]

Brežany (Hungarian: Sárosbuják) is a village and municipality in Prešov District in the Prešov Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1329.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 390 metres and covers an area of 3.306 km². It has a population of about 150 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): 1798-1897 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1825-1898 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1753-1895 (parish B)

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