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== Getting started with Luxembourg research  ==
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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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Luxembourg has the formal name in 4 languages:<br>
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Grossherzogtum Lëtzebuerg (Luxembourgish)<br>
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<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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Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (English)<br>
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== Jurisdictions  ==
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Luxembourg has 12 cantons organized into 3 districts.
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*[[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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| [[Diekirch Canton, Luxembourg|Diekirch]]
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| [[Redange Canton, Luxembourg|Redange]]
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| [[Vianden Canton, Luxembourg|Vianden]]
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| [[Wiltz Canton, Luxembourg|Wiltz]]
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*[[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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| [[Grevenmacher Canton, Luxembourg|Grevenmacher]]
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| [[Remich Canton, Luxembourg|Remich]]
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*[[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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| [[Mersch Canton, Luxembourg|Mersch]]
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== Research Tools  ==
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[[Image:Luxembourg city2.jpg|thumb|300px|Luxembourg city2.jpg]]
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*[[Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Luxemburg Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Europe/Luxembourg.pdf Research Guide for Luxembourg by BYU]
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*[http://www.institutgrandducal.lu/Joomla/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=27&Itemid=174 Pilgrim's Progress]
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*[http://www.luxamculturalsociety.org/ Luxembourg American&nbsp;Cultural Society]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxembourg Wikipedia site for Luxembourg]
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*[[Luxemburg Websites|Websites]]
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'''Wiki articles describing online collections are found at:'''
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*[[Luxembourg Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Luxembourg Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Luxembourg Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Luxembourg Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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== Featured Content  ==
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== Did you know?  ==
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[[Image:City of Luxembourg.jpg|thumb|300px|City of Luxembourg.jpg]]
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*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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== Help Wanted  ==
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In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:
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Revision as of 21:36, 13 October 2013

Luxembourg Wiki Topics
Flag of Luxembourg.svg.png
Beginning Research
Record Types
Luxembourg Background
Local Research Resources
Luxembourg catacombs

Getting started with Luxembourg research

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, click here

Luxembourg has the formal name in 4 languages:

Grossherzogtum Lëtzebuerg (Luxembourgish)

Grand-Duché de Luxembourg (French)

Großherzogtum Luxemburg (German)

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (English)

Jurisdictions

Luxembourg has 12 cantons organized into 3 districts.

Clervaux Diekirch Redange Vianden Wiltz
Echternach Grevenmacher Remich
Capellen Esch-sur-Alzette Luxembourg Mersch

Research Tools

Luxembourg city2.jpg

Wiki articles describing online collections are found at:

Featured Content

(Your text or images here)

Did you know?

City of Luxembourg.jpg

Help Wanted

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by: