Haniska, Prešov District

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Haniska (Hungarian: Eperjesenyicke) is a village and municipality in the Prešov District, Prešov Region in eastern Slovakia.


In historical records, the village was first mentioned in 1288.


The municipality lies at an altitude 233 metres and covers an area of 1.902 km². It has a population of about 616 people

Points of interest[edit]

At Haniska, there is a mediumwave broadcasting station, which uses a 220 metres tall guyed mast.

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): 1720-1896 (parish B)
  • Greek Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1792-1895 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1704-1895 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°57′28″N 21°14′23″E / 48.95778°N 21.23972°E / 48.95778; 21.23972