Cigeľ

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Coordinates: 48°43′N 18°39′E / 48.717°N 18.650°E / 48.717; 18.650
Cigeľ
Village
Tlsty diel from cigel.jpg
Country Slovakia
Region Trenčín
District Prievidza
Elevation 465 m (1,526 ft)
Coordinates 48°43′N 18°39′E / 48.717°N 18.650°E / 48.717; 18.650
Area 17 km2 (7 sq mi)
Population 1,036 (2004-12-31)
Density 61 / km2 (158 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1362
Postal code 971 01
Area code +421-46
Car plate PD
Location of Cigeľ in Slovakia
Location of Cigeľ in Slovakia
Wikimedia Commons: Cigeľ
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.cigel.sk

Cigeľ (Hungarian: Cégely) is a village and municipality in Prievidza District in the Trenčín Region of western Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1362.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 460 metres and covers an area of 17.35 km². It has a population of about 1,036 people.

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Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1660-1895 (parish B)

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