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Ubrez(Ubrezs)

Ubrez is a small village located in the Southeast of Slovakia, slightly northwest of the town of Sobrance.  We have very little information about this village.  If you would like to contribute knowledge or material about this village, please drop us a note.

 

Village Information

Village Links

Regional

 

1997 Topographical Map

Online Historical Book:

Below Snina Rock (1964)

 

Current Road Map

 
 

Current Topo Map #2

 
 

1925 Topo Map (1.4MB)

 
     

Highlights

Earliest Record 1337
2001 Population  
1914 Population  
Village Names Ubris,  Ubricsh, Ubrys, Ubrics, Ubrezs

1337 Jezeno, Obres, Jezenew, 1369 Ebres, 1374 Vbres, 1400 Wbres, Obrys, Obres, 1808 Ubreš

 

History

Originally a part of Michalovce-Jaseno county.  In the 19th century it was owned by the Sztaray Family. 

Throughout its history, its inhabitants were employed as woodsmen and coalmen.

Source: Vlastivedný Slovník Obcí na Slovensku Bratislava 1977

 

1337 Jezeno, Obres, Jezenew, 1369 Ebres, 1374 Vbres, 1400 Wbres, Obrys, Obres, 1808 Ubreš. It is mentioned for the first time in 1337 (“Jezeno, que an. n. Obres vocaretur, Jezenew seu Obresch”), it belonged to MIchalovce-Jaseno county. In the XIX century passed to Sztaray family. During the History, its inhabitants were occupied in agriculture and as woodmen and coalmen.  Source: Roberto Cannoni, Italy

Photos

Ubrez Village Limit Signs

Credit to George Dolnak

Approach to Ubrez, Vihorlat mountain range in distance

Credit to George Dolnak

Ubrez Village limits

Credit to George Dolnak

Greeting the Village Mayor, Ubrez

Meeting Room - Ubrez Town Hall

Credit to George Dolnak

Ubrez Roman Catholic Church

Credit to George Dolnak

Ubrez Greek Catholic Church

Credit to George Dolnak

Ubrez Cemetery

Credit to George Dolnak

Ubrez Cemetery 2

Credit to George Dolnak

 

Surnames

Surname (Researcher)

LAZAR, SEPELAK (Jane Sasala)

THANKS to George Dolnak for the Photographs (2004)

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Last Update: 05 July 2007  

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