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  • Physicians, Medicine: History of Healers through the Ages

    Forefathers of Medical Treatments through the Ages Photo: Hippocrates , engraving by Peter Paul Rubens , 1638. from Wikipedia, Courtesy of the National Library of Medicine. Please add ONLY profiles of physicians and "healers" with significant contribution to medicine through the ages. This project is not intended to become a list of physicians of ones country. For such a purpose - other...

  • American Teachers

    Please add profiles of your teaching ancestors - anyone from famous professors to Sunday school teachers - and everyone in between. Collaborators, please update the project page, add resources, images, documents ... And invite more collaborators. notables Rev. Ralph Wheelock, America's First Public School Teacher resources The History of Education in America - Colonial Education...

  • Academy Award winners

    What is an Academy Award? An Academy Award is an award bestowed by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize excellence of professionals in the film industry, including directors, actors, and writers. The Oscar statuette is officially named the Academy Award of Merit and is one of nine types of Academy Awards. The formal ceremony at which the Awards of Meri...

  • Dutch settlement in Australia

    Dutch settlement in Australia== The history of the Dutch and Australia began in 1606 with Captain Willem Janszoon, a Dutch seafarer, landing on the Australian mainland, the first European to do so.The VOC (Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie), or the Dutch East India Company, operated mainly from Batavia, modern day Jakarta. The journey from the Netherlands to the Dutch East Indies would take mo...

  • Israel Prizes - פרסי ישראל

    The Israel Prize (Hebrew: פרס ישראל‎) is an award handed out by the State of Israel and is largely regarded as the state's highest honor. It is presented annually, on Israeli Independence Day, in a state ceremony in Jerusalem, in the presence of the president, the prime minister, the speaker of the Knesset (Israel's legislature), an...

  • Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards - Ireland - Main Page

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards - Ireland - Main Page Image Right - Glasnevin Cemetery, Finglas Rd, Dublin The following is a list of Irish counties - Links are/will be to project pages co-ordinating information about Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards in those counties. When a page has been populated from the main sources (Find a Grave. Billion Graves a...

  • Counties of Ireland - Republic of Ireland

    List of counties of Ireland Ireland is an island in the Atlantic Ocean off the north-western coast of continental Europe. It is the third-largest island in Europe. To its east is the island of Great Britain, from which it is separated by the Irish Sea and North Channel. Politically, Ireland is divided between the Republic of Ireland , which covers five-sixths of the island, and Northern Ire...

  • TRUMPELDOR CEMETERY, the "Old Cemetery" of Tel Aviv - Yaffo. בית העלמין טרומפלדור בתל-אביב

    Trumpeldor cemetery often referred to as the Old Cemetery, is a historic cemetery located in downtown Tel Aviv , Israel. The cemetery covers 10.6 acres, and contains approximately 5,000 graves. בית העלמין טרומפלדור הוא השם �...

  • County Longford, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Longford - Ireland > =County Longford=* Irish : Contae an Longfoirt* Administrative centre Longford* Province Leinster* Area 1,091 km2 (421 sq mi)* People from County Longford are called - * Motto Daingean agus Dílis (Irish), "Strong and Loyal" County Longford is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Midlands Region and is also located in the...

  • County Longford, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Longford, Ireland Image Right - Kilcommock Old Graveyard The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monumental inscriptions or...

  • Burgemeesters van Leiden

    Burgemeesters van Leiden chronologisch c.1447 : Huge van WEER ‧ x ‧ c.1448 : Florys Paedze van SONNEVELT ‧ x ‧ Jan van Swieten (overleden 1485) 1520-1536 : Jan Reyersz van Heemskerck 1548 : Simon Jan Reyersz van Heemskerck c.1555 : Geryt Boekelszoen BUYTEWECH ‧ x ‧ c.1555 : Claes Reyer Claesz ‧ x ‧ 1547-1571 : Paulus va...

  • Nederlandse handleiding voor GENI * GENI voor DUMMY's

    Eenvoudig te begrijpen Nederlandstaligee Gids voor Geni-gebruikers in ontwikkeling VOOR & DOOR nieuwe, zowel onervaren, als ervaren (internet-)genealogen Om Uw dichtbije familie en verre verwanten in een logische stamboom te 'verzamelen' of -voorzover iemand anders u al voor was op 't internet- te ontmoeten op dit wereldwijde, GLOBAL platform voor al die vrijwilligers die uren steken in h...

  • Jewish Ancestry Research Guide

    Jewish Ancestry Research Guide This Directory is an overview of Jewish themed projects on Geni. We hope you will find what you are seeking. For another comprehensive directory, please also see Jewish Genealogy Portal: A Guide to Jewish Projects and Resources on Geni . Please feel free to list your project with us. - Use Geni Projects "Search Box" for links that do not work International...

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  • Nederlandse Bronnen (Dutch Sources)

    < BACK NL: Deze pagina biedt een overzicht van beschikbare genealogische bronnen in Nederland. Het is meteen een plek waar Nederlanders samenwerken aan een betere uitwisseling van bronnen en informatie. Voeg gerust goede bronnen toe - of start een 'discussie' voor overleg. Voor alle informatie, discussies, ideeën en projecten binnen het bredere nederlandstalige gebied (Nederland, Vlaan...

  • Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen

    (laatst gewijzigd op 2014-03-28 -gjh-) . Welkom Nederlands-, Vlaams-, Afrikaans- & alle andere 'Dutch-like'-taligen! Dit forum is voor iedereen die de Nederlandse taal kan lezen en schrijven. Dit kan u helpen uw genealogisch onderzoek te verbeteren, om vragen te stellen om problemen op te lossen, discussies te volgen of er aan deel te nemen, te lezen over en meewerken aan projecten, meded...

  • SAMEN-werkers ‧ NL * COL-laboration POOL NL ◦

    for all who write-a/o-read DUTCH Wanneer U de uitnodiging aanneemt Uw profiel aan dit project te linken, geeft u daarmee te kennen dat anderen U zonder referenties of uitgebreide motivatie-mail kunnen benaderen met een samenwerkings-verzoek. Dat helpt velen over de schroom om zomaar anderen in hun domein te halen. Overigens is het onderling een samenwerking aangaan nauwelijks een wijziging in...

  • English Settlement in Australia

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  • County Limerick, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Limerick - Ireland > =County Limerick=* Irish : Contae Luimnigh* Administrative centre Limerick* Province Munster* Area 2,755 km2 (1,064 sq mi)* People from County Limerick are called - * Motto Cuimhnigh ar Luimneach (Irish), "Remember Limerick" County Limerick is a county in Ireland. It is located in the Mid-West Region and is also part of the provi...

  • Svenska präster genom tiderna

    Uppdateringar Svenska präster genom tiderna Nytt projekt med tanken att samla alla kyrkans män (biskopar, kyrkoherdar, komministrar, kompastorer, teologer, teologiestuderande etc.) i Sverige och alla landskap som tillhört Sverige (exempelvis de i Finland och Baltikum) från reformationen och framåt. En avskrift av personens biografi från herdaminnen ...

  • County Limerick, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Limerick, Ireland Image Right - St. Mary's Cathedral Cemetery in Limerick The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monumenta...

  • Barnmorskor i Sverige

    En viktig funktion i alla samhällen är för människors fortbestånd de som hjälper till när en ny människa föds. För människan är födandet en komplicerad handling där den födande kvinnan i normalfallet behöver hjälp av andra. Traditionellt har kvinnor alltid varit andra kvinnor b...

  • County Londonderry (Derry) - Northern Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Londonderry (Derry) - Northern Ireland County Londonderry (Derry) Administrative centre Coleraine Province Ulster County Flower - Purple Saxifrage, Saxifraga oppositifolia Area 2,074 km2 (801 sq mi) People from County Derry (Londonderry) are called - Motto Auxilium A Domino (Latin) - "Help comes from the Lord" County Londond...

  • County Kilkenny, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Kilkenny - Ireland County Kilkenny Irish : Contae Chill Chainnigh Administrative centre Kilkenny Province Leinster Area 2,072 km2 (800 sq mi) People from County Kilkenny are called - Motto POSSIBLY - need confirmationm - Si deus nobiscum, quis contra nos -If god be with us, who can be against us? County Kilkenny is a county ...

  • County Kildare, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Kildare - Ireland > =County Kildare=* Irish : Contae Chill Dara* Administrative centre Naas* Province Leinster* Area 1,693 km2 (654 sq mi)* People from County Kildare are called - * Motto Meanma agus Misneach (Irish), "Spirit and Courage"County Kildare is a county in Ireland. It is part of the midlands and is also located in the province of Leinster....

  • County Kerry, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County xxx - Ireland > =County Kerry=* Irish : Contae Chiarraí* Administrative centre Tralee* Province munster* Area 4,746 km2 (1,832 sq mi)* People from County Kerry are called - * Motto Comhar, Cabhair, Cairdeas (Irish), "Co-operation, Help, Friendship"County Kerry is a county in Ireland. It is located in the South-West Region and is also part of t...

  • County Galway, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Galway - Ireland > =County Galway=* Irish : Contae na Gaillimhe* Administrative centre Galway* Province Connacht* Area 6,148 km2 (2,374 sq mi)* People from County Galway are called - * Motto Ceart agus Cóir (Irish), "Righteousness and Justice" County Galway is a county in Ireland. It is located in the West Region and is also part of the provin...

  • County Fermanagh - Northern Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Fermanagh - Northern Ireland County County Fermanagh - Northern Ireland Administrative centre Enniskillen Province Ulster County Flower - Globeflower, Trollius europaeus Area 715 sq mi (1,851 km2) People from County County Fermanagh - Northern Irelandare called - Motto Feor Magh Eanagh County Fermanagh is one of the six coun...

  • County Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown (Dublin), Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown (Dublin) - Ireland County Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown (Dublin) Irish : Dún Laoghaire–Ráth an Dúin Administrative centre Dún Laoghaire Province Leinster Area 127.31 km2 (49.15 sq mi) People from County Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown (Dublin) are called ...

  • County Dublin, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for the historic County Dublin - Ireland County Dublin Irish : Contae Bhaile Átha Cliath or Contae Átha Cliath Administrative centre Dublin Province Leinster Area 921 km2 (356 sq mi) People from County Dublin are called - Motto Beart do réir ár mbriathar (Irish), "Action to match our speech" County Dublin is...

  • County Down - Northern Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Down - Northern Ireland County Down Administrative centre Downpatrick Province Ulster County Flower - Spring Squill, Scilla verna Area 945 sq mi (2,448 km2) People from County Down are called - Motto Absque Labore Nihil (Latin) "Nothing Without Labour" County Down (named after its county town, Downpatrick) is one of six coun...

  • County Donegal, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Donegal - Ireland County Donegal Irish : Contae Dhún na nGall Administrative centre Lifford Province Ulster Area 4,841 km2 (1,869 sq mi) People from County Donegal are called - Motto Mutuam habeatis caritatem (Latin), '(Maintain among you) Mutual Love (or Charity)' County Donega is a county in Ireland. It is part of t...

  • County Cork, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Cork - Ireland County Cork Irish : Contae Chorcaí Administrative centre Cork Province Munster Area 7,499 km2 (2,895 sq mi) People from County Cork are called - Motto ‘Statio Bene Fide Carinis’ ‘A Safe Harbour for Ships’ is an adaptation of a line from Virgil’s Aeneas. Typical Cork Food...

  • County Clare, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Clare - Ireland County Clare Irish : Contae an Chláir Administrative centre Emmis Province Munster Area People from County Clare are called - Motto Motto: Dílis d'ar nOidreacht (Irish), "True to our heritage" County Clare is a county in Ireland. It is located in the Mid-West Region and is also part of the provi...

  • County Cavan, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Cavan - Ireland County Cavan Irish : Contae an Chabháin Administrative centre Cavan 1,931 km2 (746 sq mi) Province Ulster Area People from County Cavan are called - Motto Feardhacht is Fírinne (Irish), "Manliness and Truth" County Cavan is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Border Region and is located in t...

  • County Carlow, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Carlow - Ireland County Carlow Irish : Contae Cheatharlach Administrative centre Carlow Province Leinster Area 896 km2 (346 sq mi) People from County Carlow are called - Motto Contae Cheatharlach County Carlow is a county in Ireland. It is part of the South-East Region and is also located in the province of Leinster. It is n...

  • County Armagh - Northern Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Armagh - Northern Ireland County Armagh Administrative centre Armagh Province Ulster County Flower - Cowbane, Cicuta virosa Area 512 sq mi (1,326 km2) People from County Armagh are called - Motto County Armagh (named after its county town, Armagh) is one of six counties that form Northern Ireland, situated in the north-east...

  • County Antrim - Northern Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Antrim - Northern Ireland County Antrim Administrative centre Antrim Province Ulster County Flower - Harebell (Campanula rotundifolia) Area of 3,046 square kilometres (1,176 sq mi) People from County Antrim are called - Motto Per angusta ad augusta (Latin) "Through Trial to Triumphs" County Antrim (named after the town of An...

  • Stolpersteine - Stumbling blocks

    Stolpersteine - Stumbling stones The aim of this project is to collect profiles of persons for whom Stumbling blocks ('Stolpersteine' in German) have been installed in many countries in Europe. History Gunther Demnig, an environmental artist from Cologne, Germany, developed the idea for these memorials in 1993 after having created several Holocaust memorial projects in Europe starting...

  • County Fingal, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Fingal - Ireland County Fingal English pronunciation: FING-gəl Irish : Administrative centre Sword Province Leinster Area 454.60 km2 (175.52 sq mi) People from County Fingal are called - Motto Flúirse Talaimh is Mara (Irish), "Abundance of Land and Sea" County Fingal (from Irish Fine Gall, meaning "foreign tr...

  • County Laois (Queens), Irelend - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Laois (Queens) - Ireland > =County Laois (Queens)=* Irish : Contae Laoise* Administrative centre Portlaoise* Province Leinster* Area 1,720 km2 (660 sq mi)* People from County Laois (Queens) are called - * Motto I bpáirt leis an bpobal (Irish), "In partnership with the community" County Laois is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Midlands R...

  • County Leitrim, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Leitrim - Ireland > =County Leitrim=* Irish : Contae Liatroma* Administrative centre Carrick-on-Shannon* Province Connacht* Area 1,588 km2 (613 sq mi)* People from County Leitrim are called - * Motto County Leitrim is a county in Ireland. It is located in the Border Region and is also part of the province of Connacht. It is named after the village of...

  • County Leitrim, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Leitrim, Ireland Image Right - Jamestown Cemetery County Leitrim The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monumental inscrip...

  • Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project

    This is a master project covering the Mormon Pioneers. The original Brigham Young led pioneer company has a separate project page. Other projects are organized by year of departure. Choose one of the 24 Projects Below 1846 Ship Brooklyn, 1847 Brigham Young (Original Pioneer Company) Additional Pioneer Company Yearly Migrations: 1847, 1848, 1849, 1850, 1851, 1852, 1853, 1854, 1...

  • László Weiss - The loose ends

    Indeed he seemed to have died in Bergen-Belsen, but there's plenty speculation that he didn't. As a matter of fact, his Jewishness is even so debatable.All proof I found was, that he was registered being a Catholic, married a Lutheran woman. Therefore they got married abroad in London.When they decided to move to the Netherlands I found him registered as a communist.When I followed his trace th...

  • Workshop - From Laupheim to Hollywood - 1724-1942

    Birth (1724) and annihilation (1942) of a Jewish community Migration flow - reconstruction attempt 1724-1730 The first 4 families... Leopold Jakob Joseph Schlesinger Leopold Weil (from Buchau) David Obernauer (from Grundsheim) 1730-1754 Community of 27 families, coming from... Fellheim Fischach Illeraichheim Ederheim in Ries... Some new families (23?)... ...

  • Holocaust Survivors ניצולי השואה

    For us, forgetting was never an option. Remembering is a noble and necessary act. The call of memory, the call to memory, reaches us from the very dawn of history. No commandment figures so frequently, so insistently, in the Bible. It is incumbent upon us to remember the good we have received, and the evil we have suffered. Elie Wiesel ---------------...

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  • 歷代進士 Jinshi degree through the ages

    I'm in the process of compiling a list of Jinshi who appear in 《清代硃卷集成》. That's some 80 names per volume, for 400 volumes. The degree originated in 605 CE (Sui Dynasty), and has evolved to be the sole stepping stone to high officialdom by the time of the Ming and the Qing. The Ming and Qing Jinshi are well documented; while the earlier o...

  • Standish line - Captain Miles/Myles Standish of the Mayflower

    There is controversy on the ancestry of Captain Myles Standish of the Mayflower-- but we can at least try to clean up what we do know. We do not have Myles' parentage OR the town of his birth. His first wife, Rose, doesn't have a maiden name -- some say she is the sister of his second wife, Barbara. Barbara's parentage is also unknown. Myles Standish (born circa 1584- 31 October 1656) marri...

  • The Great Kashubian Migration

    In the mid-1800s Kashubians migrated for economic reasons. After the Franco-Prussian War and the unification of Germany under Bismarck, Kashubians were met with institutionalized hostility. Life was very harsh for the Kashubs. It was illegal to use Polish or Kashubian in public, especially in church. Many priests were imprisoned or exiled. Churches were left with no parish priests. As a result,...

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto

    This project aims to collect all of the profiles of persons who were inmates of the concentration camp Theresienstadt also referred to as Theresienstadt Ghetto located in what is now the Czech Republic. Overcrowding and disease During WWII, the ghetto Terezín (Theresienstadt) was one of the major sites of suffering and death for the Jews of the Bohemian Lands and several European cou...

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  • Harvard University

    Harvard University Harvard Univerity Harvard University is an American private Ivy League research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, established in 1636 by the Massachusetts legislature. Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and the first corporation (officially The President and Fellows of Harvard College) chartered...

  • Detroit 1701

    This project will focus on the early history of Detroit, highlighting all of the founding families in the 1700's

  • Jewish Community of Posen (Poznań)

    Poznań’s Jewish community was one of the earliest to be established on Polish soil; the first reference to Jews living in the town comes from 1379. Tradition dates the town’s synagogue to 1367, and the cemetery 1438. In the second half of the fifteenth century saw the establishment of Poznań’s famed yeshiva, known as Lomde Pozna . Tracing Jewish ancestors fr...

  • Jewish Philippsborn/Philipsborn Family from Bentschen, Posen (Zbąszyń, Poland) and Descendants

    This project seeks to trace and connect people with the surname Philippsborn and variants Philipsborn and Phillipsborn, associated with the South Prussian town of Bentschen, Posen, modern-day Zbąszyń, in Nowy Tomyśl powiat or county. It is located close to the border of today's Germany. Earlier associated with the Kingdom of Prussia, the town became part of the Grand Duchy ...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Patriots

    Appropriate Profiles This project is designed to link all proven DAR patriots. Please make sure the patriot's ancestor number is included somewhere in the "About Me" section of the profile. If you do not know the patriot's ancestor number, you can find it on this website . (These lists are a work in progress) Patriots Who Have 50 or More Daughters Associated John Combs, Jr. (A002509) ...

  • American Revolutionary War

    For DAR information, see Daughters of the American Revolution ‎. The American Revolutionary War (1775–1783) or American War of Independence began as a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and thirteen British colonies in North America, and concluded in a global war between several European great powers. The war was the culmination of the political American Revolution, wher...

  • Jewish Families of Kraków (Poland)

    Krakow was one of the largest Jewish centers in Poland/Galicia. Founded before the end of the first millennium, the city of Krakow (Cracow), located today in southern Poland, served as the seat of the Piast Dynasty and eventually as the capital of the Polish Kingdom until the early 17th century. After the third partition of Poland in 1795, Krakow became the seat of Galicia province in the A...

  • Women's Work

    “Mary Case is my name and with my needle wrought the same in the tenth year of my age Anno Dom 1763” ~ from a sampler produced in Newport, RI Too often, the only record we have of a female ancestor is an example of her handiwork, whether it is an embroidered sampler, quilt or basket. With a few exceptions, until the 20th century, a woman’s primary choice for her future wa...

  • County Kildare - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Kildare, Ireland Image Right - Ladychaple Graveyard, Celbridge, County Kildare The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monu...

  • County Kilkenny, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Kilkenny, Ireland Image Right - St Brendan's Church, Muckalee, County Kilkenny The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monu...

  • County Laois (Queens), Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Laois (Queens), Ireland Image Right - Aghmacart Graveyard The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monumental inscriptions o...

  • Oxfordshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Oxfordshire Image Right - St Sepulchre's cemetery, Walton Street, Oxford The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update this project by adding links to any available monumental...

  • American film actors

    For film actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American film actors are actors from the United States who perform on film. The cinema of the United States, often generally referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on cinema across the world since the early 20th century. Its history is sometimes separated into four main periods: the silent film era...

  • Notable American Jews

    American Jews , also known as Jewish Americans , are American citizens of the Jewish faith or Jewish ethnicity. The Jewish community in the United States is composed predominantly of Ashkenazi Jews who emigrated from Central and Eastern Europe, and their U.S.-born descendants. A minority from all Jewish ethnic divisions are also represented, including Sephardi Jews, Mizrahi Jews, and a number o...

  • American musicians

    For musicians of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American musicians are people from the United States who perform or compose music as a profession. The music of the United States reflects the country's multi-ethnic population through a diverse array of styles. Among the country's most internationally-renowned genres are hip hop, blues, country, rhythm and blues...

  • Collaboration Pool

    Join this project (select ACTIONS (top right) and click Join Project ) if you are or would like to become part of Collaboration Pool. If you join this project, you are indicating your willingness to accept all collaboration requests from anyone else who has joined this project. To remove yourself from Collaboration Pool simply leave this project (Actions > Leave Project ) and Unfollow . ...

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  • USA Portal

    About the United States Portal The United States portal is created in order to facilitate those researching ancestors or relatives in the United States or elsewhere in the world but with American roots. We encourage everyone with links in the United States to communicate and explore a common ancestry. In this portal you will find sources and discussions that will help you with your resear...

  • County Kerry, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Kerry, Ireland Image Right - cemetery on Valentia Island in County Kerry The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monumental...

  • Civil War-Confederate side

    Feel free to add your Ancestor to this project if they fought for the Confederacy during the American Civil War (1861 - 1865). Add no inflammatory comments, be respectful. These are the Men, Fighting for a cause they believed in, that spilled their Blood, to help shape America Divided, into the United States of America. Military: Led by General Robert E. Lee Confederate States of Americ...

  • International German Portal

    in progress, but not closed yet or ever... and bring your friendly -not-german speaking, but with origines in germany-europe with you. any invitation if serious is to be honoured here, so don't stay alone! BRUNNEN - not sorted yet, but it's a start ! ... FamilySeach'i German sources German archives

  • Scandinavian sagas

    Project Scandinavian sagas This project has as its aim to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information present in the parts of the Saga literature that present a reasonably coherent picture. The sagas we work from are: Snorre's "Ynglingesoga" "Hvorledes Norge ble bygget" fra "Flateyarbok" "Orkneysaga" Landnamabok, heimskringla.no The goal is th...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Anne & Little James, 1623

    Anne & Little James Arrived in Plymouth, Massachusetts July 10, 1623 "The ship Anne arrived in Plymouth in July, 1623 accompanied by the Little James, bringing new settlers along with many of the wives and children that had been left behind in Leyden when the Mayflower departed in 1620." Emigrant Ancestors, John Camden Hotten, 1874 "Built by the Plymouth Adventurers to remain at the...

  • RAMAYANA

    The Ramayana has seven long sections called kandas. The first section, the Bala-Kanda (pages 2-19), tells of Prince Rama's birth, his youthful adventures, and his marriage to the Princess Sita. Bala refers to "childhood" or "early" events. '= 'DIVINE SRIRAMA (5114BC TO 5044BC) INDIAN HISTORY MORE THAN 7100 YEARS AGO Scientific Dating of Ramayan Era The beginning of the Holocene (post ...

  • Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska

    Notables among the Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska. The Aleut (Unangan) and Alutiiq (Sugpiaq), are south and southwest Alaska, maritime peoples, both with similar cultures and spoken dialects from the same language family, although not mutually intelligible. They are also considered unrelated, although there has been a significant amount of marriages between the groups, resulting in some Alutiiq...

  • Victims of the Nazi Holocaust - קרבנות הנאצים בשואה

    Victims of the Nazi Holocaust around the World ------ קרבנות הנאצים בשואה This project's mission is to list the names of the victims of the Nazi Holocaust to show that they all live on in our hearts and minds---We will Never Forget, to Remember them forever! This project ho...

  • Auschwitz Concentration Camp

    Auschwitz concentration camp (German: Konzentrationslager Auschwitz) was a network of concentration and extermination camps built and operated by the Third Reich in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during World War II. It was the largest of the German concentration camps, consisting of-: Auschwitz I (the Stammlager or base camp); Auschwitz II–Birkenau (the Vernichtungslager o...

  • Eestlased Esimeses Ilmasõjas

    Saabumas on aasta, mil möödub 100 aastat I maailmasõja algusest. Sellest sõjast on kirjutatud raamatuid, siinkohal vaid väike kokkuvõte. Proloog: Aasta 1914: 23.07 – Austria-Ungari ultimaatum Serbiale, 28.07 – Austria kuulutab sõja Serbiale, 29.07– osaline mobilisatsioon Venemaal, 31.07 –Saksamaa ultimaatum Venemaale j...

  • Warsaw Ghetto גטו ורשה

    The Warsaw Ghetto was the largest ghetto in all of Nazi occupied Europe, with over 400,000 Jews crammed into an area of 1.3 square miles (3.4 km2), or 7.2 persons per room.From there, about 254,000 Ghetto residents were sent to Treblinka extermination camp during the two months of summer 1942. The sheer death-toll among the Jewish inhabitants of the Ghetto during the Großaktion ...

  • Sobibor Extermination Camp

    Sobibor was a Nazi German extermination camp located on the outskirts of the town of Sobibór, Lublin Voivodeship of occupied Poland as part of Operation Reinhard; the official German name was SS-Sonderkommando Sobibor. Jews from Poland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Czechoslovakia, as well as Soviet prisoners of war (POWs) (many of them Jewish), were transported to Sobibor by r...

  • Eesti kunstnikud

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti kunstnikke, kunstiajaloolasi, -kriitikuid ja ka kunsti restauraatoreid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Hakatuseks wikipediast Eesti kunstnike kategooria Viide Wikipediasse Eesti kunstnike loend (need kelle kohta on lugu Wikipedias, sealses järjestused) A Mari Aakre Reio Aare Liis Aarne Edgar Aavik ...

  • Viljandi vana kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Viljandi vana kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. -----------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Viljandi Metsakalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. 'Projekt "Viljandi Metsakalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Projektiga liituda on võimalik nupu "Tegevused" alt valide...

  • Holocaust in Poland

    The Holocaust in Nazi-occupied Poland took the lives of three million Polish Jews, destroying an entire civilization. Poles represented the largest number of people who rescued Jews during the Holocaust. To date, 6,135 Poles have been awarded the title of Righteous Among the Nations by the State of Israel 700 of which received their awards posthumously. Between October 1939 and July 1942 a sy...

  • Cambridge University Alumni

    Please add known Cambridge alumni to this project. Collaborators, feel free to update the project, add resources ... And more collaborators. University of Cambridge The University of Cambridge (informally known as "Cambridge University" or simply as "Cambridge") is a collegiate research university located in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom. Originally founded in 1209, it is the secon...

  • Buchenwald

    Buchenwald concentration camp was a German Nazi concentration camp established on the Ettersberg (Etter Mountain) near Weimar, Germany, in July 1937, one of the first and the largest of the concentration camps on German soil. Camp prisoners from all over Europe and Russia—Jews, non-Jewish Poles and Slovenes, religious and political prisoners, Roma and Sinti, Freemasons, Jehovah's Witne...

  • Eesti vabadusvõitlejad

    Nagu veepiisas peitub meri, nii on ka inimeses rahvas. Rahvast, kes kannab ajaloo tarkust, ei saa lõpuni petta. Üœhel varem, teisel hiljem toimub ärkamine. Kurja ja hävingut kehastavad jõud tuntakse ära ja siis teevad selle maa mehepojad seda, mis nad tegema peavad. Võitlevad! Kui keegi püüab tõestada, et eesti meest...

  • Jewish Families from Budapest, Hungary

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Budapest, Hungary. Jewish Families from Budapest Jewish Virtual Library Hungary's capital since 1873, Budapest, united the towns of Buda, Obuda and Pest, each with it's own Jewish community and history. Today, Budapest has one of Eastern Europe's largest Jewish communities with a population of 80,000. History of Buda In med...

  • Jewish Families from Brno (Brünn), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Brno (Brünn) in the Czech Republic. BRNO (Ger. Bruenn), capital of Moravia, Czech Republic. A community was established there in the first half of the 13th century by Jews invited by the margrave of Moravia. A charter granted in 1254 guaranteed protection to Jewish lives and property, fre...

  • World War II - American

    World War ll - American Many of our family members, from around the world, had served in this massive campaign. Whether they had served in Europe, Africa, Asia or the Pacific, they are all a part of history. The purpose of this group is to bring them all together in one place.

  • Children of the Holocaust

    This project is in memory of the 1.5 million precious innocent young souls martyred in the Shoah. Children of the Holocaust Kindertransport 1938 - 1940 Biographies and Stories Memorial to Children of the Holocaust Anne Frank Photo of the Little Girl in Red Coat ----------------------------------- TESTIMONY Baby Girl Walter

  • Emigrants from Olbendorf

    Main purpose of this project is to find descendants of emigrants from my hometown of Olbendorf who also share an interest in family history.

  • Jewish Exogamy

    The goal of this project is to pinpoint profiles on Geni where the "Jewish" tree intersects with others . (N.B. "Jewish exogamy" is the politically correct variant of "intermarriage.") Profiles must be set to "public." Collaborators, please feel free to update, adding resource links, images, documents -- and inviting more collaborators. And let's use "discussions" to share personal stories,...

  • Pirita kloostri kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Pirita kloostri kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. ---------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Order Orła Białego - Order of the White Eagle

    The Order of the White Eagle (Polish: Order Orła Białego) is Poland's highest decoration awarded to both civilians and the military for their merits. It was officially instituted on November 1, 1705 by Augustus II the Strong and bestowed on eight of his supporters: four Polish magnates, three Russian field marshals (including Peter Lacy), and one Cossack hetman. Order Orł...

  • World War II

    World War II , or the Second World War (often abbreviated as WWII or WW2 ), was a global war that was under way by 1939 and ended in 1945. It involved a vast majority of the world's nations—including all of the great powers—eventually forming two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most widespread war in history, with more than 100 million people servi...

  • Knights

    This project is a beginning introduction study of knights in genealogy. The mission is to help form a foundation of such membership and understanding of the family lines source for below: A knight is a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch or other political leader for service to the monarch or country, especially in a military capacity. Historically, in Europe, knight...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) SPRINGFONTEIN Camp/Kamp

    Springfontein Project photo with thanks to eGGSA at the following link: People in this camp 2900? People who died in this camp 704 Springfontein Although it is not clear exactly when Springfontein camp was formed, in January 1901 the District Commissioner for Bloemfontein reported that he had visited the village because he had heard that the Dewetsdorp people were being sent t...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - G

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - G This is a sub-project of Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page Extracted from Publication - THE WHITES OF ENKELDOORN 1880 to 1980 A history of the families of european descent who settled in the area of Enkeldoorn (renamed Chivu) Rhodesia. now Zimbabwe. Author -- Sarel Van der Walt Completed in approximately the year 2001 POPULATION ENKELDOORN -...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - O, P and Q

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - O, P and Q This is a sub-project of Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page Extracted from Publication - THE WHITES OF ENKELDOORN 1880 to 1980 A history of the families of european descent who settled in the area of Enkeldoorn (renamed Chivu) Rhodesia. now Zimbabwe. Author -- Sarel Van der Walt Completed in approximately the year 2001 POPULATION ENK...

  • Suojärvi - Суоярви

    Pagizendua Suojärven da lähil olijoin randazien rodn'akundatutkimukses, end'izis elo- aijois da mis tahto muus mi mieleh juohtuu. Keskustelua Suojärven ja lähiseutujen sukututkimuksesta, sukuhistoriasta yms. Diskussion om Suojärvi ock dess närområden, släktforskning, släkthistoria mm. Discussion about genealogy research and fa...

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