Bajtava

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Bajtava
Municipality and village
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Bajtava is located in Slovakia
Bajtava
Bajtava
Location in Slovakia
Coordinates: 47°51′N 18°45′E / 47.850°N 18.750°E / 47.850; 18.750
Country  Slovakia
Region Nitra Region
District Nové Zámky District
Area
 • Total 3.60 sq mi (9.33 km2)
Population (2004)
 • Total 388
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Bajtava (Hungarian: Bajta) is a municipality and village in the Nové Zámky District in the Nitra Region of south-west Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1261.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 197 metres and covers an area of 9.33 km2 (3.60 sq mi). It has a population of 388 (2004).

Ethnicity[edit]

The population is about 91% Hungarian and 6% Slovak.

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): 1718-1787 (parish B), 1837-1895 (parish A)
  • Census records 1869 of Bajtava are not available at the state archive.

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Coordinates: 47°51′N 18°45′E / 47.850°N 18.750°E / 47.850; 18.750