Généalogie et Histoire locale

au Luxembourg

Legal notice

Limitation of liability for content

Luxracines.lu is an information and communication website that aims to support family researchers and publish genealogically interesting material. The information published on these pages has been prepared with care and to the best of our conscience. However, Luxracines is not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, reliability or timeliness of this information.

Limitation of liability for external links

Our website contains so-called "external links" (links to third-party websites) on whose content we have no influence and for which we assume no liability for this reason. The responsibility for the contents and correctness of the information lies with the respective information provider of the linked web page.


The content published on this website is subject to Luxembourg copyright. Only non-commercial private use is permitted within the limits of copyright law. For the documents published in the section "Biblio online" also applies: by using Biblio online, you agree to use the acquired documents, whether free or paid, only for your own needs and not to forward to third parties.

Privacy policy

Luxracines takes the protection of your personal information very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

Personal data

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. When personal data (for example name, address or E-Mail address) are collected, this takes place, as far as possible, always on a voluntary basis.

Personal information is collected, among others, when you apply for membership, fill in a form or place an order. We keep these data for the time necessary to fulfil the purpose of collection or further processing. Further processing may be required for legal, accounting, historical or statistical reasons.

All the processing operations of personal data are documented and subject to a periodic review.

At any time you have the right to free information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and the right to have these data corrected, blocked or deleted.

Genealogical data

Genealogical data (family trees) published by members in the GeneaLux.Net section are the responsibility of the respective member. Luxracines ensures that no details (name, dates, places, notes, ...) are published for people who are still alive. The family trees are only accessible to Luxracines members.

Anyone may request the rectification or deletion of information relating to him or a family member (spouse, minor) found in a member's family tree. The application should be addressed to the member owning the family tree.


Our websites use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. These cookies store for example whether you are logged in or not, or which language you have chosen.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, or block the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally, or enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of our website.

Contact form

If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored in order to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this information without your consent.


Members' email addresses are used in a mailing list to send messages about activities and publications of the association. Members can at any time cancel the sending of these messages via a link in the newsletter.

SSL encryption

We use SSL encryption for security and to protect the transmission of sensitive content, such as the requests and forms you submit to us. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the site address change "http: //" to "https: //" and the lock symbol in your browser address line.

If SSL encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us cannot be read by third parties.

External services

Luxracines uses the services of PayPal (money transfers) and Google (photo and video albums). The privacy policy of these external services complies with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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