Hrhov

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Hrhov (Hungarian: Tornagörgő) is a village and large municipality in the Rožňava District in the Košice Region of middle-eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1263.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 219 metres and covers an area of 36.078 km². It has a population of about 1200 people.

Culture[edit]

The village has a public library, a gymnasium and a football pitch.

Genealogical resources[edit]

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Kosice, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1697-1899 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°36′N 20°45′E / 48.600°N 20.750°E / 48.600; 20.750