Figa

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For the Romanian village, see Beclean.
Rimavska Sobota District in the Banská Bystrica region

Figa is a village and municipality in the Rimavská Sobota District of the Banská Bystrica Region of southern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records, the village was first mentioned in 1294 (1294 Fygey, 1409 Felsewfygey). From 1938 to 1945 it belonged to Hungary.

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): 1789-1896 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1730-1895 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1786-1903 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°24′N 20°15′E / 48.400°N 20.250°E / 48.400; 20.250