Košeca

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Location of Ilava District in the Trenčín Region

Košeca (Hungarian: Kasza) is a village and municipality in Ilava District in the Trenčín Region of north-western Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1272.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 255 metres and covers an area of 18.943 km². It has a population of about 2474 people.

Part of the cadastral municipality of Košeca is also Nozdrovice.

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): 1750-1895 (parish A)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1783-1895 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 49°01′N 18°16′E / 49.017°N 18.267°E / 49.017; 18.267