Čechy, Nové Zámky District

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Nové Zámky District in the Nitra region

Čechy (Hungarian: Komáromcsehi, means "Czech") is a village and municipality in the Nové Zámky District in the Nitra Region of south-west Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1419.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 162 metres and covers an area of 11.846 km². It has a population of about 330 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The population is about 98% Slovak.[citation needed]

Facilities[edit]

The village has a small public library and football pitch.

People[edit]

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): 1725-1895 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1785-1896 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1815-1945 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°02′N 18°23′E / 48.033°N 18.383°E / 48.033; 18.383