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== Getting started with Luxembourg research ==
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==Country Information==
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Luxembourg is a country in Europe bordered by [[Belgium Genealogy|Belgium]], [[Germany Genealogy|Germany]], and [[France Genealogy|France]]. The official languages are Luxembourgish, German, and French.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Luxembourg," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxembourg, accessed 27 April 2016.</ref>
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<h3>Getting Started with Luxembourg Research</h3>
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Links to articles on getting started with Luxembourg research.
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*[[Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Luxembourg Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Luxembourg Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Luxembourg Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]<br>
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*[[Luxembourg Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Luxembourg Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]<br>
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*[[Luxembourg Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Luxembourg Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]<br>
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*[[Luxembourg Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Luxembourg Notarial Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
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, [[List of communes of Luxembourg|click here]].&nbsp;
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<h3>Luxembourg Research Tools</h3>
Luxembourg has the formal name in 4 languages:<br>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Luxembourg research.
 
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*[http://www.luxamculturalsociety.org/ Luxembourg American Cultural Society]
Grossherzogtum Lëtzebuerg (Luxembourgish)<br>
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxembourg Wikipedia site for Luxembourg]
 
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*[[Luxemburg Websites|Websites]]
<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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{{Click|Image:Luxembourg ORP.png|Luxembourg Online Genealogy Records}}  [[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups on Facebook]]
  
Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (English)<br>  
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Luxembourg.  Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
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== Jurisdictions ==
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==Jurisdictions==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Luxembourg.  Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
  
 
Luxembourg has 12 cantons organized into 3 districts.  
 
Luxembourg has 12 cantons organized into 3 districts.  
  
 
*[[Diekirch District, Luxembourg|District de Diekirch]] northern part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
 
*[[Diekirch District, Luxembourg|District de Diekirch]] northern part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
 
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**[[Clervaux Canton, Luxembourg|Clervaux]]  
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*[[Grevenmacher District, Luxembourg|District de Grevenmacher]] eastern part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
 
*[[Grevenmacher District, Luxembourg|District de Grevenmacher]] eastern part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
 
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**[[Echternach Canton, Luxembourg|Echternach]]  
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*[[Luxembourg District, Luxembourg|District de Luxembourg]] western part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
 
*[[Luxembourg District, Luxembourg|District de Luxembourg]] western part of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
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**[[Capellen Canton, Luxembourg|Capellen]]
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**[[Esch-sur-Alzette Canton, Luxembourg|Esch-sur-Alzette]]
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**[[Luxembourg Canton, Luxembourg|Luxembourg]]
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== Research Tools  ==
 
 
 
[[Image:Luxembourg city2.jpg|thumb|300px|<center>City of Luxembourg</center>]]
 
 
 
*[[Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Luxemburg Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Europe/Luxembourg.pdf Research Guide for Luxembourg by BYU]
 
*[http://www.institutgrandducal.lu/Joomla/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=27&Itemid=174 Pilgrim's Progress]
 
*[http://www.luxamculturalsociety.org/ Luxembourg American&nbsp;Cultural Society]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxembourg Wikipedia site for Luxembourg]
 
*[[Luxemburg Websites|Websites]]
 
 
 
'''Wiki articles describing online collections are found at:'''
 
 
 
*[[Luxembourg Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Luxembourg Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Luxembourg Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
 
 
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[[Image:City of Luxembourg.jpg|thumb|300px|<center>City of Luxembourg,</center>]]
 
 
 
*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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Guide to Luxembourg ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Country Information

Luxembourg is a country in Europe bordered by Belgium, Germany, and France. The official languages are Luxembourgish, German, and French.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Luxembourg Research

Links to articles on getting started with Luxembourg research.

Luxembourg Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Luxembourg research.


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Luxembourg Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Luxembourg. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.

MerschClervauxDiekirchViandenWiltzRedangeEchternachGrevenmacherRemichCapellenLuxembourgEsch-sur-AlzetteCantons of Luxembourg.png
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Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Luxembourg. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.

Luxembourg has 12 cantons organized into 3 districts.




References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Luxembourg," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxembourg, accessed 27 April 2016.