Čifáre

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Nitra district in the Nitra region

Čifáre (Hungarian: Csiffár) is a village and municipality in the Nitra District in western central Slovakia, in the Nitra Region.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1209.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 173 metres and covers an area of 15.339 km². It has a population of about 644 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is approximately 57% Slovak and 43% Magyar.

Facilities[edit]

The village has a football pitch.

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): 1711-1937 (parish A)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1845-1898 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1827-1895 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°14′N 18°24′E / 48.233°N 18.400°E / 48.233; 18.400