Luxembourg Genealogy

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<span>The history of Luxembourg is inherently entwined with the histories of surrounding countries, peoples, and ruling dynasties. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Luxembourg Read more...]</span>
 
 
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*The [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~pick/ Eifel Birth and Marriage database] has more than 500,000 names from across the border in Germany.
 
 
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[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/luxembourg/index.html <span>Luxembourg</span><span>Genealogy Links</span>][http://genforum.genealogy.com/luxembourg/ <span />]
 
 
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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. For a brief history of 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.

District de Diekirch northern part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

District de Grevenmacher eastern part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

District de Luxembourg western part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg


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