Luxemburg Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Collection Time Period ==
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==== ''This wiki article describes a collection that is scheduled to become available for free online at FamilySearch Record Search.''<br> ====
  
&nbsp;<br>This index covers events from 1698-1894.
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== Population Coverage ==
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== Collection Time Period  ==
  
<br>This is an index to births/christenings, marriages, and deaths/burials in parishes throughout Luxemburg. It is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.
 
  
== Collection History ==
 
  
<br>Volunteer indexers over thirty years extracted this information from microfilm copies of the parish registers. Some of it was published in 2000 on 1 CD by the Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as " Western Europe Vital Records Index: Benelux Region: Luxemburg."
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This index covers events from 1698-1894.  
  
=== Why was this collection created? ===
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== Population Coverage  ==
  
<br>The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing to accomplish its program of identifying the ancestry of mankind.
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<br>This is an index to births/christenings, marriages, and deaths/burials in parishes throughout Luxemburg. It is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.  
  
== Collection Reliability ==
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== Collection History  ==
  
<br>Church vital records were an official source and are one of the most reliable sources of information available on those who were born, married, or died in Luxemburg.
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<br>Volunteer indexers over thirty years extracted this information from microfilm copies of the parish registers. Some of it was published in 2000 on 1 CD by the Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as " Western Europe Vital Records Index: Benelux Region: Luxemburg."
  
== Collection Description ==
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=== Why was this collection created?  ===
  
<br>Digital database of information transcribed from original records.
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<br>The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing to accomplish its program of identifying the ancestry of mankind.  
  
=== Collection Content ===
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== Collection Reliability  ==
  
<br>The key genealogical facts found in the index entries are:<br>• Name of principal person(s)<br>• Names for parents for those being baptized<br>• Event date(s)<br>• Event place<br>• Collection title<br>• Microfilm number and inclusive dates on the film
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<br>Church vital records were an official source and are one of the most reliable sources of information available on those who were born, married, or died in Luxemburg.
  
== How to Use the Collection ==
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== Collection Description  ==
  
<br>Use this file 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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<br>Digital database of information transcribed from original records.  
  
When looking for a birth/christening, search by the given name of the child, adding parents' names and as much locality information as is permitted. The reason for this procedure is that there is no surname in the original records and the indexer often assigned a surname based on the father's surname. Depending on the time and place, this may not be correct.
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=== Collection Content  ===
  
====== <br>CID1520578 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Baptisms) ======
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<br>The key genealogical facts found in the index entries are:<br>• Name of principal person(s)<br>• Names for parents for those being baptized<br>• Event date(s)<br>• Event place<br>• Collection title<br>• Microfilm number and inclusive dates on the film
  
====== <br>CID1520581 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Marriages) ======
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== How to Use the Collection  ==
  
====== <br>CID1520582 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Burials) ======
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<br>Use this file 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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When looking for a birth/christening, search by the given name of the child, adding parents' names and as much locality information as is permitted. The reason for this procedure is that there is no surname in the original records and the indexer often assigned a surname based on the father's surname. Depending on the time and place, this may not be correct.
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====== <br>CID1520578 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Baptisms)  ======
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====== <br>CID1520581 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Marriages)  ======
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====== <br>CID1520582 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Burials) ======
  
 
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Revision as of 20:28, 28 October 2009

Contents

This wiki article describes a collection that is scheduled to become available for free online at FamilySearch Record Search.


Collection Time Period

This index covers events from 1698-1894.

Population Coverage


This is an index to births/christenings, marriages, and deaths/burials in parishes throughout Luxemburg. It is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.

Collection History


Volunteer indexers over thirty years extracted this information from microfilm copies of the parish registers. Some of it was published in 2000 on 1 CD by the Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as " Western Europe Vital Records Index: Benelux Region: Luxemburg."

Why was this collection created?


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing to accomplish its program of identifying the ancestry of mankind.

Collection Reliability


Church vital records were an official source and are one of the most reliable sources of information available on those who were born, married, or died in Luxemburg.

Collection Description


Digital database of information transcribed from original records.

Collection Content


The key genealogical facts found in the index entries are:
• Name of principal person(s)
• Names for parents for those being baptized
• Event date(s)
• Event place
• Collection title
• Microfilm number and inclusive dates on the film

How to Use the Collection


Use this file 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.

When looking for a birth/christening, search by the given name of the child, adding parents' names and as much locality information as is permitted. The reason for this procedure is that there is no surname in the original records and the indexer often assigned a surname based on the father's surname. Depending on the time and place, this may not be correct.


CID1520578 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Baptisms)

CID1520581 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Marriages)

CID1520582 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Burials)