Dolné Vestenice

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Dolné Vestenice
Village
Dolne vestenice kostol.jpg
Country Slovakia
Region Trenčín
District Prievidza
Elevation 243 m (797 ft)
Coordinates 48°42′N 18°24′E / 48.700°N 18.400°E / 48.700; 18.400Coordinates: 48°42′N 18°24′E / 48.700°N 18.400°E / 48.700; 18.400
Area 13.836 km2 (5.34 sq mi)
Population 2,686 (2004-12-31)
Density 194 / km2 (502 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1349
Postal code 972 23
Area code +421-46
Car plate PD
Location of Dolné Vestenice in Slovakia
Location of Dolné Vestenice in Slovakia
Location of Dolné Vestenice in the Trenčín Region
Location of Dolné Vestenice in the Trenčín Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS

Dolné Vestenice (Hungarian: Alsóvesztény) 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 1349.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 228 metres and covers an area of 13.836 km². It has a population of about 2,686 people.

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): 1702-1935 (parish B)

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