Chmiňany

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Chmiňany
Village
Slovakia Sariska highlands 126.jpg
Country Slovakia
Region Prešov
District Prešov
Elevation 375 m (1,230 ft)
Coordinates 49°00′N 21°04′E / 49.000°N 21.067°E / 49.000; 21.067Coordinates: 49°00′N 21°04′E / 49.000°N 21.067°E / 49.000; 21.067
Area 7.499 km2 (2.895 sq mi)
Population 783 (2004-12-31)
Density 104/km2 (269/sq mi)
First mentioned 1330
Postal code 082 33
Car plate PO
Location of Chmiňany in Slovakia
Location of Chmiňany in Slovakia
Location of Chmiňany in the Prešov Region
Location of Chmiňany in the Prešov Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS[permanent dead link]

Chmiňany (Hungarian: Monyhád) 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 1330.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 375 metres and covers an area of 7.499 km². It has a population of about 780 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): 1792-1895 (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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