Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • New Amsterdam - Baptisms - 1639-1674

    Baptisms in New Amsterdam Dopen in Nieuw Amsterdam . This project aims to identify and document all the baptisms that were formally recorded in New Amsterdam until 1674 (the year in which New Netherland switched from being a Dutch province to an English colony). The ultimate objective is to contribute to a unique, integrated set of all the relationships that constitute the "Dutch" ancestr...

  • Victims of the Nazi Holocaust - קרבנות הנאצים בשואה

    Victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust קרבנות הנאצים בשואה This project's mission is to list the names of the victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust to show that these victims are not just an anonymous mass, but were, and some still are, millions of human beings with ...

  • Auschwitz Concentration Camp - מחנה ההשמדה אושוויץ

    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...

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto - גטו טרזיינשטאט-טרזין

    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...

  • ABL - Academia Brasileira de Letras

    Academia Brasileira de Letras (ABL) Brazilian Academy of Letters) is a Brazilian literary non-profit society established at the end of the 19th century by a group of 40 writers and poets inspired by the Académie Française. The first president, Machado de Assis, declared its foundation on December 15, 1896, with the by-laws being passed on January 28, 1897. On July 20 of the same y...

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  • Sourced and Archived research profiles

    The aim of this project is to add profiles that have death notices, estates and archival sources and other genealogical sources All researchers spending hours, years and days in Archives have a lot of Research material that they can’t fit into their trees. The Main Aim of this project is To place the names of the countries with the name of the deceased in this project. If a...

  • R-L48/S162+ (Y-DNA)

    This project is for people who have tested and been assigned the paternal haplogroup L48/S162 (also known as R1b1a2a1a1a4 ) or a subgroup of this, and also for people who are believed to have belonged to this paternal haplogroup based on tests done on descendants. Defining Mutations L48, also known as S162. Estimation of formation is 4700 years before present (approx 2700 BCE) according t...

  • DNA Mapping of the Slave Routes to Southern Africa

    This is a project I [Sharon] have been publicly talking about doing for a long long time. It's one of those niche areas of human research that you know someone is going to do a very significant inter-disciplinary PhD on - sometime in the near future. But, until then - it exists as a huge aporia that we need to fill in order to be able to work with the data we're garnering on Geni, in a way that...

  • Jewish families from Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jewish Families from Prague

    This project seeks to reconstruct the Jewish population of Prague in the late 18th and 19th centuries. In the public tree on Geni, it is possible to link up all of the major Prague families. You can find a list of Prague Jewish surnames from Alexander Beider's work . You will notice that many of them are rather uncommon today, but very distinctive for Prague, such as the possessive patro- and...

  • Famous Cricketers

    Scope of Project Famous Cricketers from around the world. Books "100 Great Westindian Test Cricketers, " by Bridgette Lawrence with Reg Scarlett. Links Cricket Test cricket List of West Indies Test cricketers West Indies Cricket: A Select Bibliography of Resources List of West Indies women Test cricketers Women's Test cricket Cricket

  • Stolpersteine in Germany

    Stolpersteine in Germany This is a child project of Stolpersteine and is intended to house all the profiles of monuments placed in Germany. Stolpersteine (Stumbling Blocks) is a project of the artist Gunter Demnig. With appropriately placed plaques he wants to remind us of the fate of people who were persecuted, murdered, deported, expelled or driven to suicide during the Nazi period. ...

  • Jewish Families of Bratislava (Pressburg, Pozsony), Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the jewish families form Bratislava, Slovakia (also knows in German as Pressburg or Preßburg, and in Hungarian as Pozsony). Bratislava is located near the Austrian border on the Danube River. Jews first settled in the city in the late 13th century. Over the years, the Jewish community was expelled from the city on several occasions, specifically in ...

  • Rye, East Sussex - WW1

    Rye, East Sussex - WW1 England Image Right - St. Mary the Virgin and the Rye War Memorial Please link any Geni profiles of WW1 participants from Rye, East Sussex, to this project, regardless of rank. The object of the project is to build trees for those not yet on GENi and to link any existing profiles to the project. See also World War One: Servicemen and Women from Sussex Royal ...

  • Westerbork

    The Westerbork concentration camp (Dutch: Kamp Westerbork, German: Durchgangslager Westerbork) was a World War II Nazi refugee, detention and transit camp in Hooghalen, ten kilometres north of Westerbork, in the northeastern Netherlands. Its function during the Second World War was to assemble Roma and Dutch Jews for transport to other Nazi concentration camps. On 15 December 1938, the Dutch ...

  • Bergen-Belsen

    Bergen-Belsen (or Belsen) was a Nazi concentration camp in Lower Saxony in northwestern Germany, southwest of the town of Bergen near Celle. Originally established as the prisoner of war camp Stalag XI-C, in 1943 it became a concentration camp on the orders of Heinrich Himmler, where Jewish hostages were held with the intention of exchanging them for German prisoners of war held overseas. L...

  • Children of the Holocaust - ילדים קרבנות השואה

    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 Nazis’ Aryan ‘Poster Child’ Was Actually Jewish Photo of the Little Girl in Red Coat

  • South Africans' Geni Landing Site. WELKOM CUZZINS!

    Hello!! "Welkom Cuzzins" is the SA Master Page , providing links to all the other South African based projects as a Help Page, Index of SA Projects, Historical Timeline and Communication portal. Tip Click on the 'Follow' button in the top right hand corner of the page if you want to join the SA Geni cuzzin community. We've also got a Facebook page for SA Geni users - to keep everyone up...

  • World War One: Servicemen and Women from Sussex

    World War One: Servicemen and Women from Sussex Throughout the First World War, the guns and fighting in France and Belgium could be heard in East Sussex. Please link any GENi profiles of WW1 servicemen and women to this Project. Royal Sussex Regiment - WW1 The Royal Sussex Regiment - 1914-18 The regiment raised a total of 23 battalions and was awarded 69 battle honours and 4 Victoria...

  • The Black Death

    The purpose of this project is to pull together profiles of people directly affected by the Black Death. Across Asia and Europe, at least a third of the population died, more in some places, less than others; the population of the Old World fell from an estimated 450 million to 350-375 million people. Add in profiles of people who died during the plague years of the Black Death; they won't al...

  • Predikanten in de familie

    WORK-in-PROGRESS--Collegae WELKOM —2013-aug-20-di-11:35+GMT-summer-time— Meewerken-aanvullen-corrigeren? Dat kan via profel-links, discussie-bijdragen & document-, URL- e/o foto verwijzingen of U volgt dit project gewoon eerst een poosje om te ontdekken of voorouders van U met deze voorzienigheid zijn gedoopt, in 'n echt verbonden e/o ter aarde besteld in onze contreien en o...

  • "Sibella" (Ship - via Port Adelaide) - Colonists to Victoria - 1850

    The ship Sibella , 781 tons, Coleman, master, from Gravesend, 16th October, and Plymouth, 29th October. (Some more passengers may have decided to continue on than is in bold ) In the cabin: for Port Phillip* J Cunningham wife and child, Joseph Burrell wife and ten children, Mrs Emma Baker, Fred. Bolton and lady, In the cabin: for Port Adelaide:* William Wearing Esq., J. H. Sealey, surgeon, Mess...

  • Jewish Families of Jihlava (Iglau), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Jihlava (Iglau) in the Czech Republic. Mining town in western Moravia (near the Bohemian border) in today’s Czech Republic. Jews are first mentioned as residing in Jihlava (Ger., Iglau) in 1249. In 1345, Margrave Charles (later Emperor Charles IV) invited Jews to the town, where they enga...

  • Stutthof

    KZ Stutthof was the first Nazi concentration camp built outside of 1937 German borders. Completed on September 2, 1939, it was located in a secluded, wet, and wooded area west of the small town of Sztutowo (German: Stutthof). The town is located in the former territory of the Free City of Danzig, 34 km east of Gdańsk, Poland . KZ Stutthof was the last camp liberated by the Allies, on...

  • World War One: United Kingdom & Ireland exercise HQ

    World War One: United Kingdom & Ireland exercise Head Quarters Please link profiles to this project as well as ONLY ONE of the individual projects listed below ... This helps to reconcile numbers! Object of this exercise To link existing GENi profiles of WW1 personnel (survivors and casualties) to the relevant projects for men and women born in the Channel Islands, England, Ireland,...

  • British Armed Forces

    British Armed Forces Please add people who served in the British Armed Forces to this project, regardless of service period or location. The purpose of the project is to serve as a Military Portal for the British Armed Forces, but also to catch members of the British armed forces who have not been added to (but not excluding) any of the projects listed below. Often the occupations listed for ...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - England

    World War One: Armed Forces England The British Army during World War I was fought by units which were made up exclusively of volunteers—as opposed to conscripts—at the beginning of the conflict. Because of the numbers involved this project is one of a number of projects where GENi profiles of World War One armed forces can be added. This project aims to honour those born ...

  • Distinguished Service Order Recipients

    (Level 2 Gallantry Award) The D.S.O. was instituted by Royal Warrant on 6th September 1886. The D.S.O. was originally instituted as an award for officers of the British Army and Commonwealth Forces, usually at the rank of Major. It was, however, also awarded to officers at a rank above or below Major. The D.S.O. could be awarded for an act of meritorious or distinguished service in wartime ...

  • World War One - Casualties

    Casualties of World War One See also - World War 1 Main page The aim of this project is to record the fatalities of World War 1 by country. Africa - 10.000 South Africa - 7.000 Lieutenant Douglas Bayley de Bruyn Royal Lancaster Regiment, transferred to 35 Squadron Royal Flying Corps. Killed in a flying accident in Thetford, 27th May 1916, aged 20. Shirley Spiro 1916, British...

  • World War I

    World War I ( WWI ) was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. It was predominantly called the World War or the Great War from its occurrence until the start of World War II in 1939, and the First World War or World War I thereafter. It involved all the world's great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies (based o...

  • Bound for Victoria

    This is a Portal Project to list all ships voyages to Victoria, Australia. This icon is reserved for all shipping voyages to Victoria on this project and Interstate to Victoria. Related Projects Interstate Pioneers to Victoria Convict and Early Pioneer Voyages Post Convict Settlers Voyages

  • Lodz Ghetto גטו לודז

    The Łódź Ghetto (German: Ghetto Litzmannstadt ) was the second-largest ghetto (after the Warsaw Ghetto) established for Jews and Roma in German-occupied Poland. Situated in the town of Łódź and originally intended as a temporary gathering point for Jews, the ghetto was transformed into a major industrial centre, providing much needed supplies for Nazi...

  • People Connected to Hertfordshire

    People Connected to Hertfordshire Historic County of England People connected to Hertfordshire can be placed in the following groups. See also Hertfordshire - Main Page Hertfordshire- Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards Hertfordshire Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Hertfordshire

  • Bound for South Australia

    Bound for South Australia Portal page for projects related to immigration to South Australia. Here is a video to get you in the mood: Bound For South Australia South Australia was an unusual settlement within the British Empire. Unlike the older colonies on Australia’s eastern seaboard there were to be no convicts, and this commitment to a ‘free’ settlement was fiercely...

  • "Sibella" (Ship - via Port Adelaide) - Colonists to South Australia - 1850

    Friday, February 1st — The ship Sibella , 781 tons, Coleman, master, from Gravesend, 16th October, and Plymouth, 29th October. (Some passengers may have decided to stay in SA) In the cabin: for Port Phillip J Cunningham wife and child, Joseph Burrell wife and ten children, Mrs Emma Baker, Fred. Bolton and lady, In the cabin: for Port Adelaide: William Wearing Esq., J. H. ...

  • South African Slaves

    Slavery at the Cape 1658-1834 The Slaves played an integral part in the evolution of the Cape's people. Slaves outnumbered burghers in the Cape Colony for most of the eighteenth century. Their Genes contributed to the physical evolvement of the population, and also brought diverse cultures, cuisine and traditions from their widespread countries of origin. They contributed enormously to all de...

  • Old families of Lancashire

    Old families of Lancashire This project will include profiles of and lists of families living in Lancashire pre 1600. This project is included in "History Link" so for better results, please add profiles :) GARDNER A form of Gardiner an occupational name from the Middle English and Old Northern French word 'gard' meaning enclosure. A cultivator of edible produce not flowers. French form is ...

  • Jewish Families of Nitra (Slovakia)

    Nitra is a city in western Slovakia, situated at the foot of Zobor Mountain in the valley of the river Nitra. With a population of about 83,572 today, it is the fifth largest city in Slovakia. Nitra is also one of the oldest cities in Slovakia and the country's earliest political and cultural center. Today, it is a seat of a kraj (Nitra Region) and an okres (Nitra District). Nitra is one of t...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Ballstad, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad

  • Eesti arstid

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti arste läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Arstide loend Vikipeedias Kogumik Eesti arstide saatustest alates 1939.aastast "Eesti arst läbi aegade" (Tallinn, 1989)

  • 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...

  • Eesti vabadusvõitlejad

    Nagu veepiisas peitub meri, nii on ka inimeses rahvas. Rahvast, kes kannab ajaloo tarkust, ei saa lõpuni petta. Ühel 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 meeste v�...

  • M (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup M or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. To participate in this project, join or follow the project, add your oldest known ancestor who belonged to this haplogroup. The profile must be set to public in order to add it. Possible time of origin 60,000 years before present Possi...

  • Kovno Ghetto

    Kovno Ghetto Hidden History of the Kovno Ghetto Kovno Pogrom The Kaunas (Kovno) pogrom, under the direction of the Nazi SS Brigadeführer Franz Walter Stahlecker, was a massacre of Jewish people living in Kaunas, Lithuania that took place in from June 25 to June 29, 1941 – the first days of the Operation Barbarossa and of Nazi occupation of Lithuania. The most infamous in...

  • British Abolitionists

    British Abolitionists Please link GENi profiles of British Abolitionists to the project. Those of note can be added to the list below. Names with Bold links are to Geni profiles or projects. Other links take you to external biographical web pages. British anti-slavery was one of the most important reform movements of the 19th century. The irony is that during the course of the 18th cent...

  • Koponen sukuseura

    Koponen sukuseura. • PERIAATE: Puu koostuu yli 100 v. vanhoista tiedoista (runko) ja uudemmista tiedoista. Elävistä ihmisistä näkyy selaimessa ohjelman ulkopuolelle vain sukunimi, ellei itse sitä halua. Puuhun voi lisätä itse "laajennetun lähipiirinsä" ihmisiä. Jos sinulla on kokemusta sukututkimuksesta, olet my�...

  • Jewish Families from Třebíč (Trebic, Trebitsch), Moravia

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Třebíč (Trebic, Trebitsch) in the Czech Republic. See Trebic cemetery database . Jehuda Adler ( -1838) Bernard Austerlitz (1785-1871) Bernhard Bachrach (1801-1877) Abraham Bäck (1809) Samuel Barth ( -1801) Bella Elisabeth Bassist (1808-1882)

  • Lancashire - Genealogical Resources

    Lancashire Genealogical Resources Image Right - Lancashire Record Office The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Lancashire, both geographical/physical and online. Go to People Connected to Lancashire

  • Angkor and the Khmer Empire

    This project is about the great Angkor and the Khmer Empire of Cambodia.==Summary====Notables====Timeline====resources, links and references==*

  • Indus Valley Civilization

    This project is about the Indus Valley Civilization of South Asia.==Summary====Notables====Timeline====Links, references and resources==*

  • Jewish Families from Zhuravno, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Zhuravno, Ukraine, also known as Żurawno, Zuravna, Zuravne, Zhuravnoye, Żórawno, Jouravno. KehilaLinks - Zhuravno Gesher Galicia - Zhuravno ZHURAVNO (Pol. Zurawno), town in E. Drogobych district, Ukraine. In the early 18th century a Jewish community was organized in Zhuravno under the jurisdiction of ...

  • Lesser Figures in the American Civil War

    A project for the lesser known figures (common soldiers, spies, people who helped free slaves, etc.) in the American Civil War. This can also include famous people who are not known, however, for their service in this war. This battle was fought by many, both in action and in the aid of the people's' spirit. So let us not forget all who fought this grandiose war. We include both people who side...

  • Union Army

    The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War , which lasted from 1861 to 1865. It consisted of the small United States Army, known as the regular army, which was augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by northern U.S. states, consisting of volunteers as well as conscripts. The Union Army fought and eventually defeated the Confederate States A...

  • People Connected to Lancashire

    People Connected to Lancashire Map Right - The historical boundary of Lancashire, in red, and the modern-day boundary of the ceremonial county, in green See also Lancashire - Main Page Lancashire Genealogical Resources Historical Lancashire incl. Manchester Merseyside Historic Buildings of Lancashire Greater Manchester post 1974 High Sheriff of Lancashire

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  • War Memorials: Ypres Salient Cemeteries

    Ypres Salient Cemeteries Belgium Image Right - Menin Gate Memorial The Salient stretched (broadly) from Langemarck in the north to the northern edge in Ploegsteert Wood in the south, but it varied in area and shape throughout the war. At the end of the Great War there were perhaps more than 500 military cemeteries in the area covered by the Ypres Salient . Some were only a handful of gr...

  • Eestlased Esimeses Ilmasõjas (eestlased I maailmasõjas)

    Head koostöölised, kes te liigute ringi erinevatel Eesti kalmistutel ja mujal maapiirkondades. Kui kohtate I MS's langenute monumenti, palun pildistage seda ja laadige foto siia projekti ülesse koos asukohainfoga. Hea oleks, kui pildilt on võimalik välja lugeda ka sõjameeste nimesid. 2014 möödus 100 aastat I maailmasõja algusest. ...

  • The Royal Navy

    The Royal Navy (RN) Founded in 1660 "In times of conflict or peace, the Royal Navy is key to the prosperity of Britain and the stability of the high seas. Explore our role on the global stage." Image Right - Mary Rose The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's principal naval warfare force. Tracing its origins to the 16th century, it is the oldest service and is known a...

  • Reich Refugees during Holocaust 1933-1945

    The idea of this project is to include "all" refugees from the Holocaust who managed to emigrate from Europe to safe countries, and to connect these immigrants to their families in Europe. Holocaust & Reich Refugees & Emigrés 1933-1945 List of Project Profiles Nazi Regime GenocideTimeline , Interactive Timeline The German Nazi persecution started with the Nazi boycott of Jewi...

  • South African Settlers - German

    Early German Settlers of South Africa This project is devoted to the German Settlers in South Africa. Please only add the profiles of the Stamvaders/Progenitors who came from Germany. It is also a place where you can share links to online resources, tell other users where records etc. can be found and make queries or ask for help through the discussion facility. To participate in any projec...

  • People Connected to Lincolnshire

    People Connected to Lincolnshire Historical County of England See also Lincolnshire - Main Page Lincolnshire Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Lincolnshire Lincolnshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards HELP is always welcome - Please get involved!!

  • People Connected to Sussex

    People Connected to Sussex Historic County of England See also Sussex - Main Page Historic Buildings of East Sussex Historic Buildings of West Sussex Sussex - Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards World War One: Servicemen and Women from Sussex Sussex - Genealogical Resources

  • People Connected to Hampshire

    People Connected to Hampshire Historical County of England See also Hampshire Main - Page Hampshire Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Hampshire Hampshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards HELP is always welcome - Please get involved!!

  • Find a Grave

    Find A Grave is a free online resource for finding the final resting place of family, friends, and famous individuals. With millions of names and photos, it is an invaluable tool for the genealogist and family history buff. Content and features Find A Grave memorials can contain rich content including photos, biographies and dates. Members can submit listings to the website and place reques...

  • Jewish Families from Toporiv, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Toporiv, Ukraine, also known as Toporów, Toporov, Toporuv. Gesher Galicia - Toporiv Toporiv - village in Busk (not Radekhiv) district Lviv region. Once Toporiv belonged to Radekhiv district.

  • Merchants

    merchant is a businessperson who trades in commodities produced by others, in order to earn a profit. The status of the merchant has varied during different periods of history and amongst different societies. Merchants have often been the subject of works of art.There are two types of merchant.A wholesale merchant operates in the chain between producer and retail merchant, typically dealing in ...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Skotnes, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad

  • Arlington County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site This project is a table of contents for all of the projects related to Arlington County, Virginia. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

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  • British and Irish Genealogical Reference Centre

    British and Irish Genealogical Reference Centre If you have any contributions or suggestions etc. to make please join the project and add the information, looking carefully at the structure of the project and adding the information in the most relevant position, using the formatting that is in place. Alternatively message me or start a discussion linked to this project with your ideas. The ...

  • Tallinna Rahumäe kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tallinna Rahumäe kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Asukoht kaardil: Rahumäe kalmistu , Rahumäe, Nõmme, Tallinn, Eesti Rahumäe kalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing Haudi a...

  • Authors

    An author is broadly defined as "the person who originated or gave existence to anything" and whose authorship determines responsibility for what was created. Narrowly defined, an author is the originator of any written work and can also be described as a writer.

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  • Tallinna Metsakalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need, kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt " Tallinna Metsakalmistu " koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Tallinna Metsakalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis Tallinna Metsakalmistu Find A Grave andmebasis ----------------------------------...

  • Twins, Triplets and other multiples

    This project is for profiles that are born twins, triplets or other multiple births. The chance of conceiving spontaneous triplets is as high as 1 in 8,000 (1 in 500,000 for identical triplets), there’s no question that multiples are somewhat of a rarity. Notables Mrs. Vassilyeva (wife of Feodor Vassilyev), who gave birth to 69 children: 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets, and...

  • Mauthausen

    Mauthausen Concentration Camp (known from the summer of 1940 as Mauthausen-Gusen Concentration Camp) grew to become a small group of Nazi concentration camps that was built around the villages of Mauthausen and Gusen in Upper Austria, roughly 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of the city of Linz. Its history ran from the time of the Anschluss in 1938 to the last week of the Second World War. The lar...

  • Jewish Communities in Bohemia and Moravia, Czech Republic

    This is an umbrella project, listing all of the sub-projects on Jews from towns in Bohemia and Moravia in the Czech Republic. Our goal is to set up a project page for each of the communities, and include links to families from those communities on the particular project page. For a good example of what can be done, see Kojetín , Koloděje , Lomnice , Praha/Prag/Prague , Třeb...

  • Nagymihály district of Zemplen county, Hungary, SK Michalovce

    (for Hungarian see below) Michalovce Hungarian: Nagymihály, German: Großmichel, Romani: Mihalya, Yiddish: Mikhaylovets or Mykhaylovyts; Ukrainian: Михайлівці) is a town on the Laborec river in eastern Slovakia. Originally named after the Archangel St Michael,[1] it is the second-largest city in the Koši...

  • 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,...

  • Berlin Missionaries to South Africa

    The Berlin Missionary Society (BMS) was constituted on 29 February 1824: a group of pious laymen founded a "Society for the advancement of protestant missions among the heathens". This was not the first Missionary Society in Berlin. Pastor Jänicke (the pastor of the Bohemian-Lutheran congregation in Berlin) had been training missionaries since 1800 and had sent them out into the world ...

  • Ancient Cities of Native Americans

    NATIVE AMERICAN LEGENDS: Ancient Cities of Native Americans Acoma Pueblo - Ancient Sky City Ancient & Modern Pueblos - Oldest Cites in the U.S. Inhabited Pueblos Ancient Pueblos and Ruins Ancient Puebloans of the Southwest (Anasazi) Cahokia Mounds – The Largest Archaeological Site in America Chaco Culture National Historical Park - Home of Ancestral Puebloans Hovenwee...

  • Clergy

    Clergy Tracing the faith and religious convictions of your family This project will work in conjunction with the "History Project" to give you a report of how many Clergy(equivalent in any Religion or Faith) were in your family. Please add ANY profiles of ANY Clergy or equivalent in any Religion or Faith to this project, to take advantage of the "History Project App" . On the screen w...

  • Siimusti kalmistu

    Siimusti surnuaed on rajatud Karl Pedriksi poolt oma Pälluri talumaadest selleks eraldatud maatükile ning see õnnistati Palamuse õpetaja Westren-Dolli poolt 17.juunil 1923. aastal. Kalmistu pindalaks on mõõdetud 2,74 ha. Maanteepoolsel küljel asuv peasissekäik on vormistatud kolmeosalise, maakivivundamendil tellistest väravarajati...

  • Everyone Knew Her as Nancy

    Her name was Magill, she called herself Lil, but Everyone Knew Her as Nancy. Lyrics from the Beatles song Rocky Raccoon. This is for the profiles whose first name is Nancy or that have more that one first name or given name. There seem to be quite a few Nancys. I have found that people often have more than one or two names that they went by or nick names. There are Nancys who have been ma...

  • Powerful Women in a Men's World

    I keep coming across semi-invisible (by which, I suppose I mean to HIStory ;-)) women, who quite obviously wield power or change their society behind the scenes of (& often by manipulating) the males whose stories are told, and I can't find a good project to attach them to - in order to give them a trace on Geni. There are lots of projects for great women, who do impressive things (especially...

  • "Woden" (Ship) European Pioneers to South Australia 1853

    The ship Woden , 300 / 233 tons, Captain H. Matthiesen, from Hamburg 24th May 1853, via Plymouth, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 8th September 1853. Sources: The Ships Passenger List This is a great time to add the profile to an Occupation Project and also to the country they settled FROM, Irish ; German and Prussian ; English ; Cornish ; Scottish

  • Local - Shipping South Australia

    Local shipping movements can offer an insight in to your pioneer ancestors movements and good that they produced.===1850* The cutter Petrel, 15 tons. Mills, master, from Port Lincoln 27th January. Passengers — Mr J. P. Pryce, Mr Swaffer, Mr Sinclair, Mr Stuckey, Mr Robinson, in the cabin; Mr Baxter, in the steerage. Cargo—6 bales wool, J. P. Pryce.* The cutter Breeze, 20 tons Owen...

  • Chess Masters

    World Chess Championship Classical World Chess Championship 2000 Classical World Chess Championship 2004 World Chess Championship 2006 World Chess Championship 2007 World Chess Championship 2008 World Chess Championship 2010 World Chess Championship 2012 World Chess Championship 2013

  • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

    DEFINITION: Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is the unexplained death, usually during sleep, of a seemingly healthy baby less than a year old. SIDS is sometimes known as crib death because the infants often die in their cribs. Although the cause is unknown, it appears that SIDS may be associated with abnormalities in the portion of an infant's brain that controls breathing and arousal fr...

  • 1863 in the US Civil War

    This project is a holding place for the various projects created involving 1863 and the US Civil War.

  • 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...

  • 21st Regiment, Ohio Infantry, Civil War

    21st Ohio Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Mostly an all-volunteer unit, with the exception of a few draftees, the 21st Ohio served for both ninety-day and three-year enlistments and fought exclusively in the Western Theater. It saw action in some of the war's bloodiest battles including Stones River, Chickamauga, the Atlanta Campaign,...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1847

    1847 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1847 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • 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 �...

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  • Mormon Pioneers 1848

    1848 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1848 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Surname: van die Kaap, van die Caap, van de Caap, from the Cape, van waar ook al.

    This was used as a surname for many who did not have one at that stage in the time of the V.O.C and who needed to be listed on record. The "van" meaning from and not to be confused with some Dutch surnames that include van in them like Jan van Riebeeck. Mostly it was given to Slaves in the Cape colony and many of them where brought in from other Northern (Central) African countries. There w...

  • South Africa - small trees - not connected

    South Africa - small trees - not connected to main tree Including Progenitors and settlers A vast number of South African Progenitors and their families have been added to Geni, and many of their descendants are active on the tree. This project is targeting families of those families or trees listed in various resources such as South African Genealogies/Families and Genealogies of the o...

  • Notable People of Orange County, California

    Streets of Orange County named after people: Gothard St. - named after George Gothard Bastanchury Rd. - named after Domingo Bastanchury Borchard Ave. - named after Leo Borchard Glassell St. - named after Andrew Glassell Amerige Ave. - named after Edward Amerige and George Amerige Chapman Ave. (Fullerton area) - named after Charles Chapman

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  • Jewish families from Roudnice nad Labem (Raudnitz an der Elbe), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Roudnice nad Labem (Raudnitz an der Elbe) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Relief Society

    The Relief Society (RS) is a philanthropic and educational women's organization and an official auxiliary of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). It was founded in 1842 in Nauvoo, Illinois, USA and has approximately 6 million members in over 170 countries and territories. The Relief Society is often referred to by the church and others as "one of the oldest and largest ...

  • Captured by Indians

    During the westward expansion of pioneers in the 17th through 19th centuries, thousands of European and African settlers were captured by American Indians. Indians waging war against settlers and other tribes often killed adult men and took women and children captive. These captives were adopted and integrated into tribal society. Their presence helped strengthen the tribe. Settlers in pion...

  • Kainuu

    Geni project for Kainuu area families.

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