Jur nad Hronom

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Location of Levice District in the Nitra Region

Jur nad Hronom (Hungarian: Garamszentgyörgy) 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 1276.

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 145 metres and covers an area of 15.189 km². It has a population of about 940 people.

Ethnicity[edit]

The village is approximately 55% Slovak, 43% Magyar and 2% Czech.

Facilities[edit]

The village has a public library a gym and soccer 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): 1654-1903 (parish B)
  • Reformated church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1785-1901 (parish A)

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Coordinates: 48°07′31″N 18°37′38″E / 48.12528°N 18.62722°E / 48.12528; 18.62722