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Janovice (Czech Republic)

Frýdek-Místek okres, Moravian-Silesian Region

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Janovice municipality flag

[Janovice flag] by Blas Delgado Ortiz, 10 May 2001, after image by Peter Exner; flag adopted 13 Feb 1996

Janov has (31-12-2000) 1718 inhabitants. The first written trace of the village dated back to 1573. History of the village is closely connected with Ondráš, chief of outlaws, named "Lord of Lysá Hora". He was a son of the bailiff of Janovice. In 1715 he was killed by his companion - Juráš.
Jarig Bakker, 16 Apr 2002

Janovice CoA

[Janovice Coat of Arms] image from this website, located by Jarig Bakker, 16 Apr 2002