Liechtenstein Genealogy

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Beginning Research
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Liechtenstein Background
Local Research Resources

Guide to Liechtenstein ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Country Information

Liechtenstein is a microstate in Europe bordered by Switzerland and Austria. The official language is German.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Liechtenstein Research

Links to articles on getting started with Liechtenstein research.

Liechtenstein Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Liechtenstein research.


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Liechtenstein Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Liechtenstein.

Administrative divisions of Liechtenstein


Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Liechtenstein. There are 11 communes:[2]

  • Balzers
  • Eschen
  • Gamprin
  • Malbun
  • Mauren
  • Planken
  • Ruggell
  • Schaan
  • Schellenberg
  • Triesen
  • Triesenberg
  • Vaduz

FamilySearch Resources

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Liechtenstein," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liechtenstein, accessed 27 April 2015.
  2. The Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: Liechtenstein,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1989-1999.