Horné Turovce

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Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Horné Turovce (Hungarian: Felsőtúr) is a village and municipality in the Levice District in the Nitra Region of Slovakia.


In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1156.


The village lies at an altitude of 143 metres and covers an area of 12.969 km². It has a population of about 595 people.


The village is approximately 68% Magyar and 31% Slovak with a 1% Gypsy and Czech minority.


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 Banska Bystrica, Nitra, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1752-1895 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°08′N 18°57′E / 48.133°N 18.950°E / 48.133; 18.950