Bajka, Levice District

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This article is about the Slovak municipality. For the musician, see Bajka (musician).
Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Bajka (Hungarian: Bajka; Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈbɒjkɒ]) is a village and municipality in the Levice District in the Nitra Region of Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1286.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 159 metres and covers an area of 5.755 km2 (2.22 sq mi). It has a population of about 335 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is about 73% Slovak and 27% Magyar.

Facilities[edit]

The village has a public library and 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): 1746-1757, 1779-1897
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1783-1895 (parish A)
  • Census records 1869 of Bajka are not available at the state archive.

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Coordinates: 48°09′N 18°31′E / 48.150°N 18.517°E / 48.150; 18.517