Bory, Levice District

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Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Bory (Hungarian: Bori; Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈbori]) is a village and municipality in the Levice District in the Nitra Region of south-west Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1135.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 160 metres and covers an area of 8.811 km². It has a population of about 326 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is about 55% Slovak 45% 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): 1693-1895 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1746-1896 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths):1753-1897 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°11′N 18°45′E / 48.183°N 18.750°E / 48.183; 18.750