Germans From Lithuania: A Basic Overview for Beginners

Germans From Lithuania: A Basic Overview for Beginners

If you’ve discovered you have German ancestors who lived in Lithuania, you may be overwhelmed trying to understand who they were and what they were doing in Lithuania. This post tries to provide a basic overview of the Deutsche aus Litauen and what you need to know before you start your research.

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History of the Luki [Liukių] Mansion by Ugnė Ražinskaitė - English Translation

History of the Luki [Liukių] Mansion by Ugnė Ražinskaitė - English Translation

The tiny village of Luki (Lithuania Liukių) lies just north of Wischtiten (Lithuanian Vistytis) and due to its size, its history is foggy. Lithuanian writer Ugnė Ražinskaitė has written a short history of this village and it’s presented here in an English translation.

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