Place:Sint-Oedenrode, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands


Alt namesDommelrodesource: BHA, Authority file (2003-)
Sint Oedenrodesource: Family History Library Catalog
Coordinates51.567°N 5.45°E
Located inNoord-Brabant, Netherlands
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source: Family History Library Catalog

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Sint-Oedenrode is a municipality and a town in the south of the Netherlands.

Sint-Oedenrode is a moderately urbanized town and capital of the municipality of the same name in the province of North Brabant. The town is located in the Meierij of 's-Hertogenbosch. Sint-Oedenrode had a population of in and has an area of .

The municipality traditionally had "vrijheidsrechten" or city rights, since 1232, until the abolishment of the privileges and introduction of the Municipalities Act in 1851. In those feudal times Sint-Oedenrode was referred to as a "Vlek" (market town). Today it is still a large town. From southeast to northwest, the town is split by the river Dommel.

History of the city of Sint-Oedenrode

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