Horná Seč

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Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Horná Seč (Hungarian: Felsőszecse) is a village and municipality in the Levice District in the Nitra Region of Slovakia.

Church in Horná Seč

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1355.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 158 metres and covers an area of 8.303 km². It has a population of about 490 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is approximately 75% Slovak, 23% Magyar and 2% Czech.

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): 1726-1771 (parish B)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1845-1898 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1827-1945 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°12′N 18°33′E / 48.200°N 18.550°E / 48.200; 18.550