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

Location of Žilina District in the Zilina Region

HistoryEdit

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1393.

GeographyEdit

The municipality lies at an altitude of 375 metres and covers an area of 2.318 km². It has a population of about 615 people.

Genealogical resourcesEdit

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Bytca, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1725-1925 (parish B)

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Coordinates: 49°12′N 18°42′E / 49.200°N 18.700°E / 49.200; 18.700