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Slovenian Genealogy

Three Slovenian admirals of Lord Nelson

An interesting lecture entitled "Naval History of the Three Slovenian Admirals and Lord Nelson" will take place at the Faculty of Maritime Studies in Portorož on Friday. The lecture will be held in English, and the topic is the story of three admirals of Slovenian descent who were associated with the famous Lordon Nelson, who beat Napoleon. The event is dedicated to an English admiral of Slovenian descent […]

Slovenian Genealogy

Hišna imena Vipavske (3): Kamnje

The stones are an ancient place, the seat of a mighty parish. In 1991, 202 people lived in the village and in the census, all of them declared themselves to be Slovenes. From that time, after 1988, is also this list of house names. Today the population is almost the same, 200. The village consists of hamlets: Zdešče, Pokci, Novo naselje, Nadliški, Mladice, Hrib, […]

Slovenian Genealogy

Hišna imena Vipavske (2): Gojače

Gojače is a village where people have lived continuously for more than 2000 years. Today, 186 people live in Gojače and nearby Malovše. They belong to the parish of Črniče. Not all house numbers are written because some houses are empty. The first number is modern and the second is an old number, from the period before the last renumbering. Where there are two house names, it goes or [[]

Slovenian Genealogy

House names Vipavske (1): Potoče

Potoče is a very old settlement, as sources state that there was a church there a thousand years ago, where the surrounding Vipava people carried their children to baptism. They belong to the parish of Kamnje. Today, 237 people live in the village. Potoče has existed as an official settlement since 1985, when it became independent from the settlement of Kamnje. It is also preserved from that time [[]