Budikovany

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Coordinates: 48°29′N 20°06′E / 48.483°N 20.100°E / 48.483; 20.100
Budikovany
Village
Country Slovakia
Region Banská Bystrica
District Rimavská Sobota
Elevation 221 m (725 ft)
Coordinates 48°29′N 20°06′E / 48.483°N 20.100°E / 48.483; 20.100
Area 3.331754 km2 (1.29 sq mi)
Population 50 (2011)
Density 15 / km2 (39 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1301
Postal code 980 23
Area code +421-47
Car plate RS
Location of Budikovany in Slovakia
Location of Budikovany in the Banská Bystrica Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.e-obce.sk/obec/budikovany/budikovany.html

Budikovany is a village and municipality in the Rimavská Sobota District of the Banská Bystrica Region of southern Slovakia.[1] Village is situated on the north-east shore of Teplý Vrch (warm hill) lake where river Blh and Drienok creek meet. Today it is a small farming village and a popular place for visitors and outdoors enthusiasts. The village now prifits from the proximity of Teplý vrch lake.

History[edit]

In 18th century the village as the property of Muráň castle owners, In 1773 had Budikovany 41 homesteads, in 1828 36 houses. Locals had been engaged in agriculture, wax production, weaving, and fruit growing.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistical Office of the slovak Republic". Výsledky SODB 2011. Štatistický úrad SR. Retrieved 10.8.2012. 

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1829-1887 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1743-1841 (parish A)

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