Divina

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Location of Žilina District in the Zilina Region
For the cruise ship, see MSC Divina.

Divina is a village and municipality in Žilina District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1325.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 381 metres and covers an area of 21.881 km². It has a population of about 2522 people.

Genealogical resources[edit]

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

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1771-1898 (parish A)

See also[edit]

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Coordinates: 49°16′N 18°42′E / 49.267°N 18.700°E / 49.267; 18.700