Devičany

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Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Devičany (Hungarian: Baka) is an old village and municipality in the Levice District in the Nitra Region of Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1075.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 260 metres and covers an area of 29.875 km². It has a population of about 388 people.

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): 1688-1898 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1655-1895 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°20′N 18°43′E / 48.333°N 18.717°E / 48.333; 18.717