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Słownik Geograficzny Translations

Gnieszowice

Gnieszowice, a village owned by the clergy on the river Koprzywianka, in Sandomierz county, Koprzywinica gmina [district] and parish. In 1827 there were 41 houses, 252 inhabitants; at present [i.e., circa 1880] the number of houses was 56, with 336 inhabitants, and 624 mórgs [approximately 866 acres] of peasant-owned lands. In the 15th century it was the property of Pawel Skotnicki, count of Bagonga (according to Długosz, Liber beneficiorum, volume I, page 396).

 

Source: Słownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego - Warsaw [1881, vol. 2, p.621]

 

This translation, by Mark Kaszniak, edited by William F. Hoffman, is used by permission.

  
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