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Luxembourg has the formal name in 4 languages:<br>
  
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Grossherzogtum Lëtzebuerg (Luxembourgish)<br>  
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* Article 3<br>
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<span lang="fr">Grand-Duché de Luxembourg</span> (French)<br>
  
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<span lang="de">Großherzogtum Luxemburg</span> (German)<br>  
  
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Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (English)<br>
  
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Luxembourg has 12 cantons organized into 3 districts.
  
[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/luxembourg/index.html <span>Luxembourg</span><span>Genealogy Links</span>][http://genforum.genealogy.com/luxembourg/ <span></span>]
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*[[Diekirch District, Luxembourg|District de Diekirch]] northern part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
  
[http://genforum.genealogy.com/luxembourg/ <span>Luxembourg</span> Genealogy Forum]
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| [[Clervaux Canton, Luxembourg|Clervaux]]
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| [[Diekirch Canton, Luxembourg|Diekirch]]
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| [[Redange Canton, Luxembourg|Redange]]
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| [[Vianden Canton, Luxembourg|Vianden]]
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| [[Wiltz Canton, Luxembourg|Wiltz]]
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[http://www.luxembourg.co.uk/genealog.html <span>Luxembourg</span><span>Genealogy</span>]
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*[[Grevenmacher District, Luxembourg|District de Grevenmacher]] eastern part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
  
<span>[http://www.loc.gov/rr/international/european/luxembourg/resources/lu-genealogy.html Genealogy: Luxembourg]</span>
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| [[Echternach Canton, Luxembourg|Echternach]]
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| [[Grevenmacher Canton, Luxembourg|Grevenmacher]]
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*[[Luxembourg District, Luxembourg|District de Luxembourg]] western part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
  
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*[[Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Luxemburg Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Europe/Luxembourg.pdf Research Guide for Luxembourg by BYU]
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*[http://www.institutgrandducal.lu/Joomla/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=27&Itemid=174 Pilgrim's Progress]
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*[http://www.luxamculturalsociety.org/ Luxembourg American&nbsp;Cultural Society]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxembourg Wikipedia site for Luxembourg]
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*[[Luxemburg Websites|Websites]]
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*[[Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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Contents

Getting started with Luxembourg research

The history of Luxembourg is inherently entwined with the histories of surrounding countries, peoples, and ruling dynasties. For a list of FamilySearch Wiki pages on specific localities in Luxembourg, click here

Luxembourg has the formal name in 4 languages:

Grossherzogtum Lëtzebuerg (Luxembourgish)

Grand-Duché de Luxembourg (French)

Großherzogtum Luxemburg (German)

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (English)

Jurisdictions

Luxembourg has 12 cantons organized into 3 districts.

Clervaux Diekirch Redange Vianden Wiltz
Echternach Grevenmacher Remich
Capellen Esch-sur-Alzette Luxembourg Mersch

Research Tools

Luxembourg city2.jpg

Wiki articles describing online collections are found at:

Help Expand the Wiki

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