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  • Catching Butterflies: The Schmetterling Family of Galicia

    Overview Today there are numerous inter-related Schmetterling families living throughout the word- principally in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Israel and Austria that originated in the Austro-Hungarian province of Galicia in what is now Ukraine. In particular, the earliest records point to what appear to be several brothers living in Chorostkow (Khorostkiv). These apparent ...

  • The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton

    Official Royal Wedding Site----Watch Live Streaming Coverage The Royal Wedding - Official Home Page "The Royal Wedding Official Programme " , Order Official Wedding Programme Download the latest Royal Wedding 90 page Media Briefing Document   ------------------------------------ HRH Prince William of Wales & Ms. Catherine Middleton

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  • Channel Islands - Bailiwick of Guernsey - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Jersey Image right - Thomas de la Rue (1793-1866) came to be recognised as the inventor of the modern English playing card.Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! ===To participate in any project=== - you do need to first be a collaborator - s...

  • Grāvīšu dzimta

    Pēterim un Geddei (dz.1736.g.) bijuši 5 dēli - Jēkabs, Sīmanis, Andrejs, Pēteris, Ādams. Andrejs mirst 1785.gadā, savukārt Ādams 1795. gadā. Uzvārdu došanas laikā Jēkabs saņem uzvārdu "Kirre", Sīmanis - "Uotz" (domājams - Ods), Pēteris - "Gawer". Liel&#...

  • Chief Rabbinical Judges (Av Beit Din)

    Jewish communities throughout the world have had a court system separate from that of the surrounding non-Jewish communty called a "beit din". This three-member panel of judges is headed by the "Av Beit Din" (ABD). The project here seeks to compile a list of historical and contemporary chief judges. Beit Din & Judges From Bible to Modern Times

  • Quakers: Religious Society of Friends

    This project is focused around the genealogy of members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). If you have sourced information, please don't hesitate to contribute. Influential and Well-Known Quakers Richard M. Nixon, 37th President of the United States William Penn, Founder of Pennsylvania Robert Barclay, The Quaker Apologist Susan B. Anthony, Civil Rights Leader Joan Bae...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Patriots

    A project for DAR members to meet each other, and for non-members to find ancestors that enable them to join. Use the related projects below to help focus your DAR research goals. Geni Project - DAR Patriots Geni Project - DAR Descendants Geni Project - DAR Daughters "The Daughters of the American Revolution is a charitable organization that requires members be women over 18 able to...

  • 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...

  • TROMP ❧ family ‧ genealogy

    TROMP ❧ family ‧ genealogy Maarten Harpertszoon TROMP, admiraal ‧ 1598-1653 Een mythe ontmaskerd Al ruim 250 jaar zochten genealogen naar de ware herkomst van het beroemde zeehelden-geslacht TROMP. Pas in 2011 slaagden de Delftse onderzoekers Henk MORIEN en Hans NAGTEGAAL er in de juiste voorouders van de familie te ontleden. De bewijslast vonden ze in documenten uit ...

  • The Unbroken Chain, by Dr. Neil Rosenstein

    THE UNBROKEN CHAIN Biographical Sketches and Genealogy of Illustrious Jewish Families from the 15th - 20th Century. Dr. Neil Rosenstein's magnum opus The Unbroken Chain was first published as a single volume in 1976. An expanded two-volume second edition of "The Unbroken Chain" was published in 1990. The author announced in December 2012 that he is in the process of earnestly editing ...

  • Georgetown University

    University=Georgetown University is a private research university in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1789, it is the oldest Jesuit and Catholic university in the United States. Georgetown's main campus, located in Washington's Georgetown neighborhood, is noted for Healy Hall, a National Historic Landmark in the Romanesque revival style. Georgetown operates a law center on Capitol Hill and auxiliary...

  • Yale University

    Yale University Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States. Incorporated as the "Collegiate School," the institution traces its roots to 17th-century clergymen who sought to establish a college...

  • FTDNA Family Finder Matches

    FTDNA Family Finder 23andMe and Gedmatch matches: 207891 (Gábor Balogh) 239777 (Sándor Balogh) 307786 (Agnes Piszker) You are welcome to join my FTDNA family group here: [ ] This is a closed group, only with family (far or close) members. A Google Site with genealogy and genetics: [ ]

  • Global Family Reunion

    Best selling author A.J. Jacobs (“AJ”) hopes that you can connect with him, now, in the Geni World Family Tree, and invites you to attend the Global Family Reunion in 2015 where you can jointly break the Guinness world record for the world’s largest family reunion ever. This will be a fun day with presentations by celebrities and famous scientists, music, comedy, games, int...

  • 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...

  • Inventors

    Inventors are people who invent unique or novel devices, methods, compositions, processes or discoveries. List of notable inventors For a complete list, please see: Inventors Project Profiles . Dr. Andre Cipriani , pioneered the development of the Cobalt-60 Therapy units which are used for the treatment of cancer and occupational radiation protection. External links Wikipedia - ...

  • 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...

  • British and Irish Business People

    British and Irish Business People The object of this project is to provide an index of British and Irish Business people (including those that are British and Irish born ), sorted into fields of business, providing links to their profiles where they have trees added to GENi. In time categories where there are large numbers will be listed in sub-projects. Keywords Businesspeople (also ...

  • Geni-Israel

    ברוכים הבאים לקהילה של משתמשי ג'ני בישראל. This project is a “gate-way” to the extensive Israeli community on Geni. As such, this page is in He...

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  • People buried in Kensal Green Cemetery

    Kensal Green Cemetery. Kensal Green Cemetery is a cemetery in Kensal Green, in the west of London, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, London. It was inspired by the Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris and founded by the barrister George Frederick Carden. It was opened in 1833 and comprises 72 acres of beautiful grounds including two conservation areas and an adjoining canal. ...

  • 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...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - B

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - B 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 -...

  • Rhodesian Settlers - Small Trees

    Rhodesian Settlers - Small Trees This project lists small unconnected trees of people who settled in Rhodesia. The starting point for information has been Death Notices as found on the FamilySearch - see the two Zimbabwe links at the bottom of the page. The families have been researched by Annie Kloppers and the profile linked to this project in the hope that in time these will be connected...

  • Hvar - Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje - Dalmacija

    First census in Hvar 1673 (*1) ALFIERI Luka 6. ANGELINI Gabrijel 6, Jelena 4. ANTIGO Ivan 3. BALETTA karmerlengo 3. BARBARIĆ Jerolim 4, Kata 2. BARIŠIĆ Frane 5, Nikola 4. BENEDETTI Marieta 3. BERSILAVIĆ Ivan 3. BERTO Nikola 9. BERTUZZI Domina 6, Lukrecija 2. BERVALDI (Berualdo) Antun 12, Marin 6, Nikola 7. BIANCHIN Marin 7, Nikola 8. BLOBA...

  • Austro-Hungarian Jews

    This project is here to give us a greater insight into the lives of our ancestors from across the empire and to help us work together to find our common roots. List of Austro-Hungarian Jews Wikipedia Famous People Sigmund Freud : Father of Psychoanalysis. Theodor Herzl : Father of Zionism. Stefan Zweig : Novelist, playwright, journalist, biographer. Franz Kafka : Novelist.

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - S

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - S 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 -...

  • Svenska Apotek 1500-1900

    Apotek i Sverige 1500-1900 "Först på slutet af 1500-talet började apotek att anläggas i Sverige. De förste apotekarna voro i allmänhet tyskar och anlitades äfven såsom läkare. Mäster Lukas antogs af Gustaf I omkring 1552 att hålla apotek inom den kongl. borgen, endast för hofvet. Efter honom fick Anton Buseniu...

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  • Eesti poliitikud

    Siia kuuluvad kõik eestlastest või/ ja Eestis tegutsenud tuntud poliitikud nii parlamentaarsel kui omavalitsuslikul tasemel Estonian politicians

  • Eesti juristid

    Koondame siia ka kõik Eesti notarid. Koondame siia ka kõik advokaadid

  • 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 and Tuč...

  • Eesti Kaitseliit

    EESTI KAITSELIIT Kaitseliiduga seonduv: 1. Johannes Brükker Päidla kaitseväe kompanii pealik. Vahetas 1936a oma nime ja edaspidi kandis nime Juhan Härma. Otepää Teataja (1932-1944) nr.10 | 20. märts 1936 | lk 3 2. Mihkel Tamm sünd 1871a: Pühajärvel Tegutses Otepääl kaitseliidus ja tuletõrjes. Ab...

  • United States Senators from Louisiana

    United States Senators from Louisiana List of United States Senators from Louisiana (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Louisiana (with wikipedia links)

  • United States Senators

    Welcome to the United States Senators project on Geni! This project aims to bring together all of the profiles for the men and women who have served in the upper house of the American legislature since it was first convened in 1789. Anyone who has ever served in the United States Senate should be added to the project. Resources The Senate maintains a list of all senators in U.S. history ,...

  • Hudsons Bay Company

    The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) (French: Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson ), commonly referred to as "The Bay" ( "La Baie " in French) is the oldest commercial corporation in North America (in continuous operation for over 340 years) and one of the oldest in the world. A fur trading business for much of its existence, today Hudson's Bay Company owns and operates retail stores throughout Canada and ...

  • Channel Islands - Bailiwick of Guernsey Main Page

    Bailiwick of Guernsey- Main Page=This is the Umbrella Project Page for Bailiwick of Guernsey > ===Bailiwick of Guernsey==Bailiwick of Guernsey comprises the islands of * Guernsey, * Alderney, * Sark, * Herm, * Jethou, * Brecqhou, * Burhou & * Lihou.All islands are inhabited, with the exception of Burhou, which is a bird sanctuary.* French : Bailliage de Guernesey* Administrative centre St Peter...

  • Channel Islands - Bailiwick of Guernsey - Family Heads

    People Connected to Guernsey= Image right - Map of Guernsey> ===See also Bailiwick of Guernsey - Main Page ===People connected to Guernsey can be placed in the following groups.===Families with their roots in Guernsey.Please add the earliest head of the family to the list of Guernsey Families on Geni below and link their profiles to the project. These should be male! Adding anyone with a birthp...

  • 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...

  • Eesti sõjaväelased

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti sõjaväelasi läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Sõjaväelased Eesti VR kavalerid II Maailmasõja ohvrid Eestlastest kavaleride elulood I Maaimasõjas Ohvitseride andmekogu Eesti Vabariigi kaadriohvitseride saatus 1938-1996. Vello Salo (Okupatsioonide Repressiivpoliitika Uurimise ...

  • 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�...

  • Kommunismi mustad kuriteod (Eestis)

    Siia võiksid kuuluda need, kes on olnud represseeritud vene võimude poolt, aga ka need, kes on represseeritutega (vangi langenud, küüditatud vm vene võimu poolt ahistatud) lähedased, sugulased, hõimlased, naabrid, tuttavad, sõbrad jt represseeritute ja küüditatutega seotud inimesed. Paragrahv 58 ehk § 58 oli 1926. ...

  • Svenska apotekare

    Projektets syfte är att samla kunskaper om apotekare och apotekares villkor genom tiderna i Sverige. Med "Sverige" menas här de områden som varit under svenskt inflytande. Dvs bland annat under lång tid även nuvarande Finland, delar av Baltikum, och under tider även delar av norra Tyskland. Från början rekryterades utbildade apotekare fr&#...

  • Entertainment industry people

    Entertainment industry people are people who work in the entertainment industry (also informally known as show business or show biz), which includes artists, such as actors, musicians and screenwriters, as well as businesspeople, such as agents, producers, and managers. Notable entertainment industry people For a complete list, please see: Entertainment industry people Profiles . Also see...

  • South African Stamvaders/Progenitors - establishing the "B" generation

    Establishing the "B" generation South African Stamvaders/Progenitors (SV/PROGs) Note - the image right is the project image and is not intended to be used as a "marker" on a profile. There is one that can be used - see photo-gallery. The purpose of this project ... ...is to work through the South African SV/PROGs to establish that the "b" generation de Villiers numbers (DVNs) are correc...

  • South African Progenitors - Stamvaders

    This is the 'umbrella' Progenitor Project that every South African male Progenitors (Stamvaders) should be added to first. See list of countries in alphabetical order below for projects for particular countries or people! See South African Progenitors - Matriarchs/Stammoeders for definitions of Stam Moeders/Progenitors/Matriarchs South African Progenitors The intention of this project...

  • Channel Islands - Bailiwick of Jersey - Family Heads

    People Connected to Jersey= Image right - Map of Jersey> ===See also Bailiwick of Jersey - Main Page ===People connected to Jersey can be placed in the following groups.===Families with their roots in Jersey.Please add the earliest head of the family to the list of Jersey Families on Geni below and link their profiles to the project. These should be male! Adding anyone with a birthplace in Jers...

  • Channel Islands - Bailiwick of Jersey - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Jersey Image right - Gerald Durrell (1925-1995)Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! ===To participate in any project=== - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top ...

  • Channel Islands - Bailiwick of Jersey Main Page

    Bailiwick of Jersey- Main Page This is the Umbrella Project Page for Bailiwick of Jersey Jersey, officially the Bailiwick of Jersey, is a possession of the Crown in right of Jersey, off the coast of Normandy, France. The bailiwick consists of the island of Jersey, along with surrounding uninhabited islands and rocks collectively named Les Dirouilles, Les Écréhous, Les Mi...

  • Families & farms on Vårdö / Åland Islands

    Families & farms on Vårdö / Åland Islands Detta år ett projekt att lokalisera alla familjer och gårdar i Vårdö före 1900 om man har en Bonde från en gård så kan man sätta in Honom i Projektet alle sätta ett meddelad med namn och Link på personen som man vill ha med Bergö Bergö n...

  • Cheyney Group Accounting

    CHEYNEY GROUP MARKETING is a firm providing website and practice development services to the accounting industry. The website development services operate efficiently by generating leads through optimization of search engine. Our practice development system serves as training ground for accountants at higher profit margins to realize higher fees every hour and operate a less stressful trial.

  • 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...

  • 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 �...

  • Ambassadors of the United States

    Ambassadors of the United States Ambassadors of the United States to individual nations of the world, to international organizations, to past nations, and ambassadors-at-large are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate. Jon Huntsman - China Gary Locke - China General Walter Bedell Smith - Soviet Union Thomas J. Watson Jr - Soviet Union

  • Founders of Tel Aviv ("Ahuzat -Bait")

    The project lists the 66 Founding Families of Tel Aviv city (Hebrew: תל אביב ), known then as Ahuzat-Bait (Hebrew: אחוזת בית ) Founders 1. Shlomo Abulafia / שלמה אבולעפיה and Rivka Abulafia-Freiman / ר&...

  • Who Do You Think You Are?

    This project aims to gather together the Geni profiles for all of the notable figures who have been featured on the genealogical television program Who Do You Think You Are? The program has been broadcast in dozens of countries and has many national versions, all of which are included in this project. Who Do You Think You Are? When you add a profile for someone featured on the program, plea...

  • Nederlandse Moeders met veel mondjes te vullen…

    een ODE aan moeder, de FRAU, maar ze heten geen ANTJE Moeders met tamelijk ~ toom'lijk veel mondjes te vullen… . Als hulde en eerbetoon aan al die toegewijde, liefdevolle, ijv'rige & nijv're vrouwen die jaren achtereen na blijde verwachtingen babies mochten baren, luiers moesten verschonen, maandenlang zoogden of flesjes vulden, kruikjes warm hielden, papjes & hapjes kookten, traan...

  • United States House of Representatives from Louisana

    Members of the US House of Representatives from Louisiana

  • United States House of Representatives

    The United States House of Representatives From Wikipedia: The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the United States Congress (bicameral legislature). It is frequently referred to as 'the House'. The other house is the Senate. The composition and powers of the House are established in Article One of the United States Constitution. The major power of the House ...

  • Eesti kirik

    Siia on plaan koguda Eestiga seotud kirikutegelased ja vaimulikud alllikaid DOKTORIVÄITEKIRI LUTERIUSU KIRIKU SAATUSAASTATEST EESTIS

  • "Eesti Üliõpilasselts"

    EESTI ÜLIÕPILASTE SELTS Eesti Üliõpilaste Seltsi nimetus inglise keeles on Estonian Students' Society , saksa keeles Verein Studierender Esten ja ladina keeles Societas Studiosorum Estonorum. Eesti üliõpilasorganisatsioonide loend Eesti Üliõpilasselts koduleht Eesti Üliõpilasselts liikmeskond

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  • „Soomepoisid“

    Eesmärk koguda projekti Eesti meestest Soomepoisid Igati oodatud on kõikide kihelkondade meeste nimede lisamine siia projekti Vikipeedia: Soomepoisid Soomepoisid on Teises maailmasõjas Soome poolel vabatahtlikena võidelnud eestlased. Esimesed soomepoisid olid 1939. ja 1940. aastal Eestist Soome põgenenud mehed, kes soovisid anda oma panuse hõimu...

  • 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...

  • United States Senators from California

    United States Senators from California List of United States Senators from California (from the U.S. Senate web site) List of United States Senators from California (with wikipedia links)

  • sukupuu

    antti kämäräinen ilomantsi,hänen äitinsä maria karhapää

  • Dutch Musical Treasures

    Surviving the oppression of the Nazis In the 19th century the Netherlands was under the sway of German musical traditions but the situation began to change toward the beginning of the 20th century when French music became more influential. Directly prior to the Second World War the affinity with French music even became a political statement, a declaration of opposition to the rising Nazi reg...

  • South African Progenitors - Matriarchs/Stammoeders

    South African Progenitors - Matriarchs/Stammoeders The object of this project is to examine the subject of Stammoeders, Matriarchs & Female Progenitors and define how we will use the terms on the South African Geni profiles for the immigrants who arrive in SA and started families. This is not as straight forward as it first looks, because the term for Stamvader / Male Progenitor (SV/PROG) a...

  • Читкан

    Первые упоминания о селе Читкан относятся к ХVII веку. Именно...

  • Le Gotha - Royal and Noble Titleholders

    Current titleholders of royal and noble houses The purpose of this project is to list the current titleholders of the royal and noble houses that are specified in the latest edition of the Almanach de Gotha . The official website of the Almanach will provide further guidance (but may not indicate the correct titleholders since its latest edition). We currently focus on Volumes I, II & III o...

  • Forgotten Actresses

    A tribute to the character actresses, pin-ups, "legends" from the Golden Age, who the modern public never really speak or think about; and those who succumbed to tragic deaths. "Life can be wildly tragic at times, but whatever happens to you, you have to keep a slightly comic attitude. In the final analysis, you have got not to forget to laugh." - Katharine Hepburn. List (alphabetical by fi...

  • Other People in the American Civil War

    A project for the lesser figures in the American Civil War. Related Geni Projects For notable family members: "US Civil War Notables" For Battles and Units: The Civil War 1861-1865 Illinois Adjutant General's Report, Regimental and Unit Histories 1861– 1866 "Croatian Soldiers in American-Civil War, 1861-1865" "United States Colored Troops" Civil War Databases;...

  • English-language writers

    English-language person who produces nonfictional writing or literary art such as novels, short stories, poetry, plays, screenplays, or essays in the English language.

  • Prominent Historians and Philosophers

    Prominent Historians and Philosophers who have made major contributions to our understanding of our world and the human condition. Selected profiles list by activity period: BCE Pythagoras - Ὁ Πυθαγόρας (c. 570 BCE – c. 495 BCE ) Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the religious movement o...

  • 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...

  • 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, vardithe prime minister, the speaker of the Knesset (Israel's legislature...

  • South Africa - The Dorsland Trek

    The Dorsland Trek (The Thirstland Trek) A project in its infancy - much of the following is a from Wiki - so input is desperately needed please! CJB The Dorsland Trek (Thirstland Trek) is the collective name of a series of northwards explorations undertaken by South African settlers in the second half of the 19th century in search of political independence. The participants, trekboere (migr...

  • African-, Afro-Americans throughout the Americas / Black History - Master Project

    African, African-American and Caribbean thinkers have played a major role in defining the critical issues of our time, just as the cultures of Africans and their descendants have transformed the cultures of the Americas and the world. Source "The past is what makes the present coherent," said Afro-American writer James Baldwin, and the past "will remain horrible for exactly as long as we ...

  • Devon - Family Heads

    People Connected to Devon People connected to Devon can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Devon which covers the History of Devon and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category. Families with their roots in Devon. Please add the earliest head of the family to the lis...

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  • Stora ofreden ~ Isoviha - 1700-1721

    Stora ofreden (isoviha på finska) benämner i Finlands historia tiden från Stora nordiska krigets utbrott 1700 till freden i Nystad 1721. I trängre bemärkelse begagnas uttrycket för den ryska ockupationen av landet 1713—1721. Efter den ryska segern vid Poltava 1709 intogs de finska städerna Viborg och Kexholm 1710 av ryssarna vilket ö...

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  • Channel Islands - British Crown Dependencies

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for the Channel Islands - British Crown Dependencies > The Channel Islands are an archipelago of British Crown Dependencies in the English Channel, off the French coast of Normandy. They include two separate bailiwicks: the Bailiwick of Jersey and the Bailiwick of Guernsey . They are considered the remnants of the Duchy of Normandy, and are not part of the Unit...

  • Jewish Exogamy

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  • Working with the Big Tree

    The Big Tree (or World Tree) is Geni slang for the largest tree on Geni. New users, and even long-time users, are sometimes unsure about the differences between working in the Big Tree versus working in standalone trees. This page is intended to be a quick reference. If you don't find your answer here, look at the Geni Help pages or start a project discussion. Big Tree versus Standalone Tre...

  • 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...

  • Eesti professorid

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  • Jewish Families from Kroměříž (Kremsier), Moravia, Czech Republic

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  • Sultans of Aceh

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  • British Peers and Baronets

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  • United States Civil Rights Movement

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  • Corliss Law Group

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  • War of 1812

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  • 19th Century British Politicians

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  • Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815)

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  • French Revolutionary Wars (1792-1802)

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  • Rain Queens of SA

    The Rain Queen – Modjadji Modjadji or the “Rain Queen”, is the only traditional ruling queen in Southern Africa. Historically she was known as an extremely powerful magician, able to bring rain to her friends and drought to enemies. Her position as paramount ruler is based on this power. Modjadji have been feared and respected for centuries. Not a single African king woul...

  • Hanseatic League and Bourgeoisie in Bergen.

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  • Jewish Families from Mikulov (Nikolsburg), Moravia, Czech Republic

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  • Doubell Genealogy of South Africa

    Research into the Doubell family of South Africa, descended from Michael George Doubell and Aletta Maria de Lange . We're looking for people to add their thoughts; research; frustrations :-) below: Starter Kit for How To Add Text to Projects Michael George Doubell : Born in 1799 Kent, England to Michael George & Maria Doubell . Marries Aletta Maria de Lange in Somerset-East, South...

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  • Swedish Coffee Corner

    Swedish Coffee Corner -2011-08-29-11:258-jMu- coöperate-collaborate-complete? welcome! addition of accurate and actual information more than welcome! Please join this meeting-point to improve your interests in genealogy. It has been started for people in Sweden looking for European ancestors and other Swedish-speaking-geni-users who can share there information about how to find you...

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  • Oxford University Alumni

    University of Oxford The University of Oxford (informally referred to as Oxford University or simply Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England, United Kingdom. Although its exact date of foundation is unclear, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096, making it the oldest university in the English-speaking world, and the second-oldest surviving univer...

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