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Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary)

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From: www.cisarik.com/ village-0540.html
OLD NAMES of the village(town): 1773 Szinye, Swinitz, Swinicza, 1786 Sinye, Swinicza, 1808 Szinye, Swinica, 1863–1913 Petőszinye, 1920– Svinica

From Wikipedia: Svinica (German: Swinitz; Hungarian: Petőszinye) (1276 Zyna, 1369 Scwynycza, 1427 Szyna, 1430 Zwynne) is a village and municipality in Košice-okolie District in the Kosice Region of eastern Slovakia. In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1276 as belonging to paladin Omodey, lords of Füzér Castle. In the XIII century it belonged to Perényi family and it began an important market place. In 1772 it passed to Szerencsy family. The village lies at an altitude of 250 metres and covers an area of 27.106 km². The municipality has a population of about 815 people.


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Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) - Present day Slovakia showing Svinica and Vysna Kamenica. Svinica was Petőszinye in Austria-Hungary and Vysna Kamenica was Felső Kemence (or Kemencze).
Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary)

Present day Slovakia showing Svinica and Vysna Kamenica. Svinica was Petőszinye in Austria-Hungary and Vysna Kamenica was Felső Kemence (or Kemencze).
Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) - Svinica
Source: www.cassovia.sk/obce/svinica/
Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary)

Svinica
Source: www.cassovia.sk/ obce/ svinica/

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 flag  Henry Emery KORCH (2 April 1880, Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) - 26 March 1963, Webster, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone

Tomko
flag  András TOMKO (5 June 1870, Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) - 2 June 1872, Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary))
flag  Anna TOMKO (3 April 1872, Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) - , )
 immigrant flag  Elizabeth (Alzbeta) (Erzsébet) TOMKO (July 1868, Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) - 11 February 1946, Thompson, Connecticut, USA) gravestone
flag  George (György) TOMKO (23 September 1867, Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) - , )
 

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TOMKO
flag  András TOMKO (5 June 1870, Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary) - 2 June 1872, Svinica, Košice, Slovakia (Petőszinye, Abauj-Torna, Austria-Hungary))
 

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