Hontianska Vrbica

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Church in Hontianska Vrbica
Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Hontianska Vrbica (Hungarian: Hontfüzesgyarmat) is a village and municipality in the Levice District in the Nitra Region of Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1272.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 173 metres and covers an area of 23.851 km². It has a population of about 550 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is approximately 62% Slovak and 38% 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): 1796-1897 (parish A)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1784-1895 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°08′N 18°43′E / 48.133°N 18.717°E / 48.133; 18.717