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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/258733?availability=Family%20History%20Library Auswanderer, 17. bis 20. Jahrhundert] - at FamilySearch, Card indexes and emigration lists for Baden, Germany to all parts of the world on digitized microfilms.
===2. Use gazetteers and/or parish inventories to learn more important details.===
Your ancestor's town might have been too small to have its own parish church or civil registration office. Find the location of the Catholic or Lutheran (Evangelical) parish that served your ancestor's locality. Find the name of the civil registration office (standesamt) that serves your ancestor's locality. Use the Wiki article [[Finding Aids For German Records|'''Finding Aids For German Records''']] for step-by-step instructions.