Choňkovce

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Choňkovce is a village and municipality in the Sobrance District in the Košice Region of east Slovakia. It is well known for its wine production.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1409.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an elevation of 218 metres (715 ft) and covers an area of 18.322 km² (7.074 mi²). It has a population of about 625 people.

Culture[edit]

The village has a public a gym and a football pitch.

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): 1837-1931 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1792-1903 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°47′N 22°15′E / 48.783°N 22.250°E / 48.783; 22.250