Luxembourg Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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This index covers events from 1662 through 1840.
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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This index is an electronic database of information compiled from a variety of sources including the following:
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1662 to 1840.
  
*Family Records  
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It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.
*Church Records
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*Civil Registration
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This index is not complete for any particular place or region.
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== Record Content and Use  ==
  
=== Record Content  ===
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For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Births and Christenings Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].
  
The key genealogical facts found in birth or baptism index entries may include:
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== Related Websites  ==
  
*Name of the child
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*[http://www.luxembourg.co.uk/genealog.html Luxembourg Genealogy and Heraldry]  
*Gender
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/luxembourg.htm Cyndi's List - Luxembourg]  
*Names of the parents
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/luxembourg/ Luxembourg Genealogy links]
*Birth date
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*Birthplace
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*Baptism date (if the source is a church record)
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*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
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== How to Use the Record  ==
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Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.
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In birth or christening records, if a surname is not listed for the child, the indexer often assigns the father’s surname to the child. This surname may not be correct. So if you are looking for a birth or baptism, search by the given name of the child, adding parents' names and as much locality information as is permitted.
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=== Finding the Original Source for an Entry in This Collection  ===
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Each entry in this index has a source listed which includes a batch number. You will need to trace the batch number for the individual entry to learn its source. Please see the following wiki articles for more information on batch numbers:
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*[[IGI]]
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*[[IGI Batch Number Descriptions]]
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If an FHL film number is given in the entry for your ancestor, search for it in the [https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog&catSearchType=film_number Family History Library Catalog].
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== Record History  ==
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For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. In 2000, some of the entries were published on 1 CD by the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the "Western Europe Vital Records Index: Benelux Region: Luxemburg." This is an index of some births or baptisms throughout Luxemburg. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.
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=== Why This Record Was Created  ===
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing of this collection to help individuals find information about their ancestors.
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=== Record Reliability  ===
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Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in Luxemburg.
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== Related Web Sites  ==
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[http://www.hemsteger.com/HemstegerGen/surname_index.htm Hemsteger Family Genealogy]
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[http://www.luxembourg.co.uk/genealog.html Luxembourg Genealogy and Heraldry]  
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[http://www.cyndislist.com/luxembourg.htm Cyndi's List - Luxembourg]  
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[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/luxembourg/ Luxembourg Genealogy links]
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This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[[Luxembourg]]  
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*[[Belgium Civil Registers|Belgium Civil Registers]]
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*[[Luxembourg]]
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
  
When you copy information from a record, you should also list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
 
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the Wiki Article: [[How to Cite FamilySearch Collections|How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
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=== Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection: ===
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
  
"Luxembourg Births and Baptisms, 1662-1840." index, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www.familysearch.org https://www.familysearch.org]): accessed 11 March , 2011; entry for Marie Catharina Thill, born 14 October 1740; citing Birth Records, FHL microfilm 425,030; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
== Sources for This Collection  ==
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
  
<!--bibdescbegin-->"Luxembourg Births and Baptisms, 1662-1840," index, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www.familysearch.org https://www.familysearch.org]). Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.<!--bibdescend-->
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{{Collection citation | text= "Luxembourg, Births and Baptisms, 1662-1840."
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Index. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
  
 
[[Category:Luxembourg|Vital]]
 
[[Category:Luxembourg|Vital]]

Revision as of 22:49, 8 November 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Record Description

This index is an electronic index for the years 1662 to 1840.

It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Record Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Births and Christenings Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.

"Luxembourg, Births and Baptisms, 1662-1840."

Index. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.