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Genealogical Research

For genealogical research you may use the following opportunities.

1. Internet

Many information could be found on the following web sites:,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

For living relatives or friends please visit Slovak telephone directories, For maps of the respective cities or villages please visit / mapy, or / world atlas.

2. Genealogy Societies

  • Genealogická spoločnosť Matice Slovenskej, nám. J. C. Hronského 1, 036 52 Martin, Slovakia,
  • Konekta, Dukelská 11, 915 01 Nové Mesto, Slovakia,, tel. 011-421-32/ 771-0375
  • Slovak Genealogy Research Center, 6862 Palmer Court, Chino, CA 91710-7343, tel. 909-627-2897,
  • Czecho-Slovak Genealogical Society International, P. O. Box 16225, St. Paul, MN 55116-0225
  • Czech and Slovak American Genealogy Society, P. O. Box 313, Sugar Grove, IL 60554
  • Slovak Genealogy Assistance, Štefan Čonka, Benadova 27, 040 22 Košice, Slovakia, tel.: 011-421-908 880 941

3. Slovak Archives

Genealogical research can be done with respect to documentation older than 30 years either in form of a running account or in the form of an individual vital statistic records. Please find enclosed application for genealogical research in the form of running account and
Application for individual vital statistic records (birth, marriage, death). Type or print the respective application and send it directly on the address:

Ministerstvo vnútra SR, odbor archívnictva,
Križkova 7, 811 04 Bratislava, Slovakia
tel. 011-421-2/ 5249-7629,
fax 011-421-2/ 5249-4530.

Attaching copies of relevant documents to the application might contribute to the success of the research. After completion of research you will receive a notice directly from an archive to collect the payment, and upon receipt of the payment the report will be sent by the archive directly to you.

 pdf Application for Genealogical Research in the Form of Running Account  (pdf; 108.68 KB)

 pdf Application for Individual Vital Statistic Records (Birth, Marriage, Death)  (pdf; 104.21 KB)