Horný Pial

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Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Horný Pial (Hungarian: Felsőpél) 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 1251.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 170 metres and covers an area of 6.354 km². It has a population of about 300 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is approximately 52% Magyar and 48% Slovak

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): 1725-1895 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1784-1898 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 48°09′N 18°28′E / 48.150°N 18.467°E / 48.150; 18.467