Stopnica was founded in the l2th century. Origmally it was a private village, but by the end of that century it was taken over by the monarchy. In 1362 King Casimir the Great confened the status of a clty on Stopnica, and this new stature contributed to ir further development
The name of my town is Stopnitz. Where is this town to be found? In joking words, one can say in "the estates of the king of poverty". How large was Stopnitz? As large as "the small print in a small prayer book", The true answer to the first question is in central Poland, the province of Kielce, the county of Busko. How large was it? As large as the world, since many residents of Stopnitz lived their entire lives there and this was the only world they knew.