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Hi all! I’ve had a number of requests for chances to learn more about Luxembourg genealogy, so I’ve decided to try something new. This Friday, April 14th, 2017 at 7 pm Eastern, I’m going to be running a free half hour … Continue reading
The second word is annee (forgive the missing accent)… But what’s the first? 6 eme. Sixth. How do I know? Eme is the equivalent of the English, th. It usually follows dates.
Ancestry DNA has jut added a new feature, called Genetic Communities. Based on DNA and family trees, it allows you to view the path your ancestor might have taken from Europe to the United States… And one of those communities … Continue reading
Daughter of Luxembourgers Jean Hingtgen and Anne Marie Reuter, Susan appears on the 1870 census as born in 1864. Unfortunately, that’s the only time she appears. So what happened to Susan Hingtgen? My usual starting point for hints, Luxembourg American Families … Continue reading
There’s one coming up next July. Join me for two sessions on Luxembourg at the International Germanic Genealogy Conference in Minneapolis. We’ll be discussing civil registration and the basics of Luxembourg-American genealogy. You can register here.
Researching a Luxembourg ancestor who settled in North Dakota most got a little easier, thanks to a FamilySearch update. For the first time, North Dakota marriage records are accessible in one place online. A quick search for one of the individuals I’m researching … Continue reading