Beluj (village)

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Beluj (Hungarian: Béld) is a village and municipality in the Banská Štiavnica District, in the Banská Bystrica Region of Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records, the village was first mentioned in 1232 (Bolug) when it belonged to the Hunt[verification needed] family, of Sitno Castle (sk). In 1338 it passed to the Szechényi family, in the 16th century to the Koháry family, and later on to the Coburgs.

Genealogical resources[edit]

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1720-1908 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1836-1927 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°21′N 18°54′E / 48.350°N 18.900°E / 48.350; 18.900