Généalogie et Histoire locale

au Luxembourg


Luxracines a.s.b.l. Programme 2021

Our next activities:
Note: Our activities for the year 2021 will be defined according to the evolution of the pandemic
OCTOBER 23, 2021
Visit of the Slate mine of Recht/Saint-Vith
Our past activities:
MARCH 6 - 31, 2021
General Assembly of luxracines a.s.b.l. (virtual)
The documents and the report are available for the members in the section "The association"

Calendar Walferdange


luxracines library

11, rue de l'Eglise
Opening hours
2.00 - 5.00 PM

luxracines computer room
June 2021
July 2021
August 2021
Wednesday, June 2nd Saturday, July 3rd CLOSED
Saturday, June 12 Wednesday, July 7  
Saturday, June 19 Saturday, July 17  
Saturday, June 26 Saturday, July 24  
  Saturday, July 31  

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GA 2021 closed


of luxracines a.s.b.l. for fiscal year 2020
by electronic means

 The General Assembly is closed. 50 members participated in the votes.

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Jean Ensch

Né à Luxembourg-Ville en 1953.

Études secondaires au Luxembourg. Entrée dans l'administration communale de Luxembourg (bureau de la population, "Bierger Center"), où il a pris principalement soin des naturalisations. Retraité depuis Septembre 2014.

Membre fondateur et ancien membre du conseil d'administration de l'ALGH (Association Luxembourgeoise de Généalogie et d'Héraldique), dont 10 ans en tant que vice-président.

Membre du conseil d'administration de la LACS (Luxembourg American Cultural Society) dans le Wisconsin. Assistance à la création de l'exposition permanente du musée "Roots and Leaves" de la LACS. Participation régulière au cycle de conférences lors du "Luxembourg Fest of America" annuel.

Membre du conseil d'administration de la section de linguistique, d'ethnologie et d'onomastique de l'Institut Grand Ducal. Depuis 2011 Président de ce département.

Chargé de cours et membre de la Commission d'examen pour les affaires communales à l'Institut National d'Administration Publique (INAP) jusqu'à sa retraite.

Publications avec accent sur l'histoire, la généalogie, la démographie et l'émigration, en particulier vers les États-Unis. De nombreux voyages de recherche dans les colonies luxembourgeois du Midwest américain.

Co-auteur de la nouvelle édition de l'œuvre de Nicholas Gonner : "Die Luxemburger in der Neuen Welt" (en allemand et en anglais). Sa principale contribution a été la création d'un registre des personnes et des lieux publiés dans le journal américain "Luxemburger Gazette" (1872-1918) édité par Gonner.

Co-organisateur de l'exposition "Luxembourg-USA. A Story of Migration" dans le Musée de l'immigration d'Ellis Islande, NY, dans le cadre de l'année culturelle 2007. Cette exposition a ensuite été remis à la LACS comme exposition itinérante à disposition des associations luxembourgeoises aux États-Unis.

Vit à Strassen.



Ensch, Jean Amerika-Auswanderung aus der ehemaligen Gemeinde Hamm 1993
Ensch, Jean Amerikaauswanderung aus den Ortschaften Canach und Lenningen 2005
Ensch, Jean Bartringer Amerka-Auswanderung 2014
Ensch, Jean Beforter in Amerika 1993
Ensch, Jean Die Bevölkerung des Stadtgrunds in der Zählung von 1852 2002
Ensch, Jean Bréifer vun dobaussen 1998
Ensch, Jean Les courants migratoires de la ville de Luxembourg vers Paris et la France 2001
Ensch, Jean Les dispositions légales concernant la tenue des registres de la population: une genèse laborieuse 1987
Ensch, Jean L'écrivain Batty Weber et sa famille 1986
Ensch, Jean L’émigration à travers les actes notariés 2000
Ensch, Jean Eine Entlassungsurkunde von 1853 oder der Weg der Familie Ambrosy 1992
Ensch, Jean La famille Menager du Luxembourg 1985
Ensch, Jean Gedruckte Quellen und Schrifttum zur Erforschung bestimmter Bevölkerungs- und Berufsgruppen in Luxemburg 1992
Ensch, Jean Greiveldinger in der Neuen Welt 1989
Ensch, Jean Die Greiweldinger in Winona County, Minnesota 2002
Ensch, Jean D'Lëtzebuerger Auswanderung an Amerika 1986
Ensch, Jean Le Luxembourgeois, cet étranger! 1997
Ensch, Jean Ein Luxemburger Auswandererdorf in Amerika unter Denkmalschutz 1990
Ensch, Jean & Muller, Jean-Claude Luxemburger Auswanderergräber in Amerika 1983
Ensch, Jean & Muller, Jean-Claude Luxemburger Auswanderergräber in Amerika (Folge 2) 1985
Gonner, Nicolas (Ré-édition, co-auteur) Die Luxemburger in der Neuen Welt. 1. Band 1985
Gonner, Nicolas (Ré-édition, co-auteur) Die Luxemburger in der Neuen Welt. Zweiter Band (enthält Index der Zeitung „Luxemburger Gazette“ 1872-1918) 1986
Gonner, Nicolas (Ré-édition, co-auteur) Luxembourgers in the New World, 2 volumes 1986
Ensch, Jean Mariages dans la paroisse de Linster 1745-1796 1987
Ensch, Jean Michel Weyer, secrétaire communal au service des chercheurs 1989
Ensch, Jean Le nom de famille luxembourgeois Bourg, avec une généalogie ascendante du professeur Tony Bourg 1987
Ensch, Jean Notes on the Feiders 1990
Ensch, Jean Paul C. Lauterbur, un prix Nobel aux origines luxembourgeoises 2003
Ensch, Jean La population de Wiltz en 1864 1994
Ensch, Jean Schecher ancestry or an exercise in spelling 1988
Ensch, Jean Frantz Seimetz – A Luxembourg Painter in the New World 2015
Ensch, Jean Sources imprimées relatives à des groupes socio-professionnels du Luxembourg 1996
Ensch, Jean Strassener Auswanderung nach Amerika 2001
Ensch, Jean Tod in Paris ... 1996
Ensch, Jean Les vitraux de Saint-Michel racontent 1986
Ensch, Jean Zur Demographie der Festungsstadt Luxemburg im 19. Jahrhundert 1993
Ensch, Jean A la recherche de maisons (Bibliographie en préparation)  


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