Hvozdnica

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Location of Bytča District in the Žilina Region

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

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1250.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 327 metres and covers an area of 8,73 km². It has a population of about 1181 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): 1683-1949 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 49°13′0″N 18°29′0″E / 49.21667°N 18.48333°E / 49.21667; 18.48333