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Online collections containing these records are locatd in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list FamilySearch.org.]
 
 
 
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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.
 
*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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Luxembourg Wiki Topics
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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:

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Did you know?

City of Luxembourg.jpg

Help Wanted

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