Čavoj

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Čavoj
Municipality
972 29 Čavoj, Slovakia - panoramio (1).jpg
Čavoj is located in Trenčín Region
Čavoj
Čavoj
Location of Čavoj in the Trenčín Region
Čavoj is located in Slovakia
Čavoj
Čavoj
Location of Čavoj in Slovakia
Coordinates: 48°53′N 18°29′E / 48.883°N 18.483°E / 48.883; 18.483Coordinates: 48°53′N 18°29′E / 48.883°N 18.483°E / 48.883; 18.483
Country Slovakia
RegionTrenčín
DistrictPrievidza
First mentioned1364
Area
 • Total15.245 km2 (5.886 sq mi)
Elevation
534 m (1,752 ft)
Population
 • Total577
 • Density38/km2 (98/sq mi)
Postal code
972 29
Area code(s)421-46
Car platePD
Websitecavoj.sk

Čavoj (Hungarian: Csavajó) 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 1364.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an elevation of 534 metres (1,752 ft) and covers an area of 15.245 km² (5.886 mi²). It has a population of about 577 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): 1865-1901 (parish A)

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External links[edit]

Media related to Čavoj at Wikimedia Commons