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  • Jewish Families of Leszno (formerly Lissa)

    Lissa is a well known birthplace of many Jewish leaders. According to Yad Vashem some 519 persons who were born in Lissa were murdered by the Nazis in the Holocaust. Most were residing in larger towns and cities at the time of WW2, particularly Berlin. Lissa was a center of Jewish studies. Present day Lissa can be investigated on the web , There is a museum in the town that holds some importa...

  • Jewish Families of Warsaw

    Warsaw was built on the banks of the Vistula River. The city has been capital of various reorganizations of Poland's territory since the 16th century, when Zygmunt III, commemorated in the famous Zymunt Column, moved the capital of Poland from Krakow. The history of Warsaw spans over 1400 years. In that time, the city evolved from a cluster of villages to the capital of a major European power...

  • Deutsche Promi Geburtstage

    Geburtstage bekannter deutscher Persönlichkeiten im Laufe der Geschichte. Viele Profile deutscher Persönlichkeiten sind bereits im Geni Welt-Stammbaum gelistet. Dieses Projekt ist ein übergeordnetes Projekt! Bitte beachten Sie, dass die Personen in diesem Projekt unabhängig ihrer politischen oder religiösen Einstellungen gelistet werden. Eine Wertung i...

  • The Groton Avery Clan

    Background In 1912 Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery published the seminal 2 volume edition THE GROTON AVERY CLAN. To this day it stands as the most complete and well researched genealogical reference of the Groton, Connecticut Avery line descended from Christopher Avery and Margery Stephens of England. This project is a compilation of Geni Profiles that are cited...

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  • 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,...

  • Clergé Catholique du Québec

    Introduction Préambule Introduction Le projet « Clergé Catholique du Québec » réassemble les membres du clergé catholique de la province de Québec, depuis la découverte du Canada par Jacques Cartier jusqu'à nos jours. Méthode Methodology La méthode est très simple : Dans ce répertoire, les ...

  • Québec, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview La ville de Québec ( carte ) fait partie de l' agglomération de Québec de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy « » : Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... n...

  • Normandie (province), France

    {en construction} Ancienne province de France d'où proviennent des immigrants de la Nouvelle-France. Locations Alençon Beuzeville-en-Caux Dieppe , aujourd'hui en Seine-Maritime

  • 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 ...

  • Duke University

    [ ] Duke University is a private research university located in Durham, North Carolina, United States. Founded by Methodists and Quakers in the present-day town of Trinity in 1838, the school moved to Durham in 1892. In 1924, tobacco and electric power industrialist James B. Duke established The Duke Endowment, at which time the institution changed its name to honor his deceased father, Washi...

  • World War I - Veterans and Survivors

    Veterans and Survivors of World War I Image right - Harry Patch the last British army veteran of World War I who died aged 111 in 2009 This project is dedicated to everyone who served during World War I .. and survived. It is a global project. veteran - noun - a person who has had long service or experience in an occupation, office, or the like: a veteran of the police force; a vetera...

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  • 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...

  • 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

  • World War One: United Kingdom & Ireland exercise HQ

    World War One: United Kingdom & Ireland exercise Head Quarters 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 Island, England, Ireland,Scotland and Wales. This includes people born in other parts of the world into families from those countries (for example servicemen servin...

  • Vedra kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. 'Projekt "Vedra kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. ]

  • Polish Air Force in World War 2

    Polish Air Force in World War 2 Polskie Siły Powietrzne 1939-1946 The Polish Air Forces was formed in the United Kingdom and France during World War 2. The Polish Air Forces contributed to the Allies victory in air operations in the Battle of Britain and other battles. At the end of the war, about 19,400 Poles served in the Polish Air Forces. The purpose of this project is to honou...

  • Jewish Celebrity Birthdays

    Birthdays of famous Jews throughout history. Bold names are already on Geni and connected to the World Family Tree . Italicized names are on Geni but not yet connected to the World Family Tree. Unbolded names should direct to the Wikipedia page until the profile has been added to Geni. If you need help adding to the project, please start a discussion or post to the Jewish Genealogy Portal on Fa...

  • 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,...

  • Diffinich, Difingich, Difnich, Diphnico, Diunich, Divinich, Divnicch, Divnich, Difnico

    Plemićka obitelj u Šibeniku. U latinskim izvorima zabilježena je u oblicima Diffinich, Difingich, Difnich, Diphnico, Diunich, Divinich, Divnicch, Divnich, a u talijanskim Difnico. Obitelj je podrijetlom iz Skradina, gdje je 1368. zabilježen sudac Velike kurije Mihovil (V. Miagostovich) . Ciprijan Jurjev spominje se u Šibeniku od 1374 (F. A. Galvani); on ok...

  • Jewish Families from Miroslav (Misslitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Miroslav (Misslitz) in the Czech Republic. Earliest known Jewish community was the 16th century. [1900 Jewish population: 528] 1938 Jewish population was 269. This was a self-standing political community from 1867 to 1924. Noteworthy individuals: Dr. Simon Stern (19th century), rabbi; Jakob Herz...

  • The Stangen-Margalyiot Family (Margulies, Margalit, Margolis, Margolioth and other Varients)

    Margaliot, Margolis, Margulies, Margalyiot Family Jewish Encyclopedia The Stangen-Margalyiot family are the descendants of the marriage of HaRav Menachem Mendl Stangen-Margolioth who was the rabbi of Pińczów from about 1615 to 1635 and, later, rabbi of Prezmysl to Sheindel Margolioth , the daughter of Harav Moshe Mordechai Halevi Margaliyos and grandaughter of HaRav Shmuel Margo...

  • Wetenschaps-voorlichting in Nederland

    Wetenschaps-voorlichting in Nederland wetenschapsjournalisten dagbladpers weekblad RTV etc. Piet BOK ‧ ‧ Rob FOPPEMA ‧ ‧ Hans FRIEDEMAN ‧ ‧ Kees ROOS ‧ ‧ Casper SCHUURING ‧ ‧ Jan van WIERINGEN ‧ ‧ Jaap WILLEMS ‧ ‧ Joost van KASTEREN ‧ c.1950 ‧ Joris LUIJE...

  • Lighter Side of Genealogy

    Genealogy is a passion. The thrill of discovery is beyond words. Resources and tips are provided to help manage the stress involved in the research process. However, there are times when it's beneficial to laugh at the process in order to maintain your sanity! Hopefully, this forum will allow fellow genealogists a moment or two of 'stress release' before resuming digging the mines of history!...

  • Koninklijk Instituut & Akademie van Wetenschappen KNAW

    Het Koninklijk Instituut 1808-1851 De Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen ‧ ‧ Foto: De KNAW is gehuisvest in een Amsterdams grachtenpand dat ooit bezit was van de rijke familie TRIP . ‧ Advies & Verzoek aan project-medewerkers: BRON voor uitgebreide datum en plaats van geboorte en overlijden. Ons uitgangspunt is de online-database van het...

  • Clergy in our family

    Clergy in our family 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" .

  • Jesuits

    Introduction The Society of Jesus (Latin: Societas Iesu, S.J., SJ or SI) is a Christian male religious order of the Roman Catholic Church. The members are called Jesuits and are also known colloquially as "God's Marines", the latter being references to founder Ignatius of Loyola's military background and the members' willingness to accept orders anywhere in the world and to live in extreme co...

  • Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada

    Sources Trois-Rivières (ville),PADREM Trois-Rivières-Ouest (ville), PADREM Trois-Rivières (municipalité), PADREM

  • Missionaries

    Feel free to request to collaborate and bring your family missionary profiles along. Profiles must be set to public. The word "mission" originates from 1598 when the Jesuits sent members abroad, derived from the Latin missionem (nom. missio), meaning "act of sending" or mittere, meaning "to send". The word was used in light of its biblical usage; In the Latin translation of the Bible, Christ ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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 Image Galle...

  • Migranten uit Nederland

    Medewerkers welkom, zowel voor vertalingen als zoeken naar bestemmingen. Later eventueel sub-project-pagina's voor b.v. verdeling naar TIJD, FAMILIENAAM, stad, provincie, land of werelddeel van BESTEMMING of HERKOMST, afhankelijk van type groei van deze pagina. DOEL is het zoeken en vinden elders te vergemakkelijken door o.a. samenwerkingen met Geni-gebruikers in betreffende land met daar...

  • Rimouski, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Rimouski sur la carte . Toponymie Toponymy « Rimouski » a été renommé « Saint-Germain-de-Rimouski » de 1855 à 1919 et encore « Rimouski » ensuite. Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1700 et avant : Pl...

  • Trois-Pistoles, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} Sources Site officiel Trois-Pistoles, Affaires municipales et Occupation du territoire du Québec Trois-Pistoles (ville), PADREM

  • Beauport, Québec, Canada

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  • La Malbaie, Québec, Canada

    Sources Site officiel La Malbaie (ville 1999), PADREM La Malbaie - Pointe-au-Pic, PADREM Saint-Étienne de la Malbaie, PADREM La Malbaie (ville 1896), PADREM

  • Château-Richer, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Château-Richer ( carte ) fait partie de la MRC La Côte-de-Beaupré de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy Indiquez les lieux dans Geni // How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1639 et avant : Place Name...

  • Lauzon, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Lévis, où se trouvait Lauzon, sur la ( carte map ) Toponymie Toponymy « Lauzon » provient du nom de la seigneurie Lauzon, dont le premier concessionnaire à été Jean de Lauzon en 1636. La seigneurie fut démantelée en 1867. Le dernier seigneur fut Sir John Caldwell. « Lauzon » et * ...

  • Saint-Vallier, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Saint-Vallier sur la carte . Toponymie Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1671 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Seigneurie La Durantaye) County = [laissez-vide] State/Province = Québec Country = Canada ... entre 1672 et 1719 : Place Name = City = Seigne...

  • Carpenters

    Everyone is invited to add their "hammering" ancestors to this project (profiles must be set to public). Project collaborators, feel free to update the project description, adding notes, documents, images, resources ... and inviting more collaborators. From Glimpses of 17th and 18th Century colonial American life There were men who earned a living at carpentry.  If they lived in a po...

  • Millers

    MILLER: one who owned or operated a flour mill "Grist mills constructed in the early 1600's to grind corn and wheat to make flour for the early English settlers of coastal areas. Two words in this sentience reveal was the mill was constructed to do. These words are: corn and flour. To English speaking people of the 1600's and 1700's a corn mill means a mill that grinds corn and makes flour. Cor...

  • Tavern Keepers and Brewers of Early America

    Here's to our ancestors! Without them where would we be? ~ Flagon and Trencher Traditional Toast Project overview The purpose of this project is to highlight early American tavern keepers and innkeepers, as well as the brewers, vintners, distillers and importers who supplied them. Profiles: Tavern keepers, innkeepers, brewers, cider-makers, vintners, distillers, importers of alcoholic b...

  • Battle of Agincourt ~ Bataille d'Azincourt (1415)

    This projects goal is to document the participants in the Battle of Agincourt which occurred on Friday, 25 October 1415. Le but de ce projet est recenser les acteurs de la bataille d'Azincourt qui eu lieu le vendredi 25 octobre 1415, pendant la guerre de Cent Ans. English: Henry V Commander Edward of Norwich, 2nd Duke of York (Killed) Michael de la Pole, 3rd Earl of Suffolk (Kille...

  • Üle Peipsi (Eesti)

    Kogun siia pered, kelle kohta on Saagas märge "Gdov" või midagi samaväärset. Osa neist on Eestisse tagasi jõudnud, kuid suure osa puhul jääbki see märge viimaseks jäljeks

  • Introduksjon til Geni.com - norsk

    I Norway For English speaking users with Norwegian relatives, see Norwegian Ancestry - information Dette prosjektet tar sikte på å forklare hvordan Geni fungerer, og være en veiledning til hvor man kan få hjelp. Om du nettopp er blitt lagt til i prosjektet av en Kurator, er dette for å gjøre deg oppmerksom på denne informasjonen. Legg gjerne ...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil

    Imigração Portuguesa ao Brasil Este é o projeto principal que será redirecionado para outros subprojetos, conforme links relacionados à Lista de Concelhos abaixo. Veja as Orientações. Imigração portuguesa no Brasil, ou emigração portuguesa para o Brasil, é o movimento populacional de portugueses para o Brasi...

  • 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. ...

  • Saint-Pierre-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud, Québec, Canada

    Sources Site officiel Saint-Pierre-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud (paroisse), PASREM

  • Saint-François-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud, Québec, Canada

    Sources Site officiel Saint-François-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud (municipalité), PADREM

  • Charlesbourg, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Charlesbourg sur la carte . Toponymie Toponymy Depuis 2002, Charlesbourg est un arrondissement de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec . Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1659 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Charlesbourg) County = [lai...

  • Políticos e Diplomatas Brasileiros

    Este Projeto pretende elencar os célebres políticos e diplomatas brasileiros, sem uma classificação única, para que no futuro se possa desmembra-lo em subprojetos próprios. Adelfo Poli Monjardim (1903 - ?) Aderbal Ramos da Silva (1911 — 1985) Aécio Neves ( 1960) Afonso Arinos de de Melo Franco Filho (1930) Afonso Celso de Assis...

  • Bagotville, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Bagotville ( carte map ) est une ancienne ville du Québec, devenue un secteur de La Baie, arrondissement de la ville de Saguenay. Toponymie Toponymy « Bagotville » : Nommée en l'honneur de Charles Bagot , gouverneur de la Province du Canada de 1842 à 1843 Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standar...

  • Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Chicoutimi sur la carte . Toponymie « Chicoutimi » : Forme actuelle utilisée depuis 1845. Présentement appliquée depuis 2002 à l'arrondissement de la ville Saguenay. « Rivière du Moulin » : De 1912 à 1976. Annexion avec Chicoutimi. « Canton Chicoutimi » : De 1845 à 1976. Annexion...

  • Baie-Saint-Paul, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Baie-Saint-Paul ( carte ) Toponymie Toponymy « Baie Saint-Paul » : Autre forme « Baie St. Paul » : Autre forme. Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1631 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Baie-Saint-Paul) County = [laissez vide keep ...

  • Jewish Families of Swarzędz (formerly Schwernsenz)

    Swarzedz is located at 52°25' N 17°05' E 166 mi W of Warszawa. It is a small town about 13 km from Poznan. Jewish settlers were living there for many years. A web site at offers some insight into the present day town. The Jewish population in the 1800's was limited, with many people moving to the larger cities by the early 1900's. Yad Vashem records 154 people who were born in S...

  • South Africa - Profile Guidelines

    Conventions for Profile Management on the South African branch of the "World Family Tree" (WFT) The Naming Conventions outlined in this project, with the supporting documents and images, are currently in format (ver 3-2) . These are in line with: Coalition for the Standardization of GENi Naming Conventions Naming Conventions Wiki They follow the method suggested by GENi head - Noah ...

  • Nobres do Brasil Imperial

    A nobreza brasileira compreendia a família imperial brasileira, os detentores dos títulos nobiliárquicos agraciados durante o Império do Brasil (1822-1889), ou de títulos de nobreza agraciados durante o Reino Unido de Portugal, Brasil e Algarves (1815-1822) e que foram confirmados pelo imperador do Brasil após a independência brasileira (1822), b...

  • American Jewish Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Airmen

    American Jews have served in the Armed Forces of the United States since at least the Revolutionary War. As more Jews immigrated to the United States more and more served in America's various wars- including an estimated 500,000 during World War II. Throughout America's history Jews have served as General Officers and Admirals as well as in other officer and enlisted ranks; and the Medal of Hon...

  • 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...

  • Columbia University

    Columbia University Columbia University in the City of New York, commonly referred to as Columbia University, is an American private Ivy League research university located in New York City, New York, United States. Columbia is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of New York, the fifth oldest in the United States, and one of the country's nine Colonial Colleges founded bef...

  • Circle of USA ‧ Michigan ❜s

    Circle of USA ‧ Michigan ❜s Dutch Immigrants from ZEELAND • d:eparture —A— Maatje Jozina ALLAART ‧ x ‧ d:1913-jul-31 ‧ • 〓 fam A… : • Abraham ‧ x ‧ d:1913-apr-03 ‧ • Pieter ‧ ‧ d:1903-jun-24 ‧ • Adriana ANTHONISSE ‧ x ...

  • Hanged in Colonial America

    If you know of a profile representing someone hanged in Colonial America, please add to this project. Additional resource links welcome for the "overview." from Wikipedia John Billington is thought to be one of the first men to be hanged in New England. Billington was convicted of murder in September of 1630 after he shot and killed John Newcomen.[6] During the Salem witch trials, mos...

  • OVS- SA families

    Oranje-Vrystaat Die Oranje-Vrystaat (Nederlands: Oranje-Vrijstaat) was een van die onafhanklike Boererepublieke. Die Oranje-Vrystaat was een van die provinsies van die Republiek van Suid-Afrika. Dit bestaan vandag steeds as 'n provinsie van Suid-Afrika met die verkorte naam Vrystaat. Die Oranje-Vrystaat (OVS) was ‘n onafhanklike staat in Suidelike-Afrika gedurende die tweede helfte v...

  • Saint John's College, Cambridge

    [ ] TheThe college was founded on the site of the 13th century Hospital of St John in Cambridge at the suggestion of Saint John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester and chaplain to Lady Margaret. However, Lady Margaret died without having mentioned the foundation of St John's in her will, and it was largely the work of Fisher that ensured that the college was founded. He had to obtain the approval of ...

  • Ik maakte merk van m'n naam

    Genealogische oorsprong van merknamen Eenvoudig principe in dit project... Is er een bekende merknaam waarvan de naam duidelijk verwijst naar een familie, dan is het merk hier op z'n plaats. Alle huis-, tuin- en keukennamen welkom. Wie wil en kan zoekt het uit. Graag mooie genealogische constructies! Wie weet weet bent u wel verwant met een merknaam? . ______________________________________...

  • Haapsalu Metsakalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need, kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Haapsalu Metsakalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kalmistu plaan Kalmistu kaart Maetu otsing haudi andmebaasis Kontaktandmed --------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • 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 ---------------...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

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

  • 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...

  • SmartCopy

    Tool for copying genealogical data into Geni. SmartCopy is a Google Chrome browser extension that allows advanced Geni users to copy information and profiles from various sources into Geni. It provides quick access to research links and HistoryLink tools. Download SmartCopy Supported Sites MyHeritage Data ( SuperSearch, Smart Matches, Record Matches ). MyHeritage Genealogies Find ...

  • „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...

  • 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�...

  • 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 ...

  • RMS Titanic

    RMS TITANIC On the 14th of April 2012 it was 100 years ago the Titanic disaster took place. This project aims to identify and list the survivors and casualties of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. In this Titanic centenary year the Titanic project will become an ongoing project with the aim to build all passenger family-trees Overview RMS Titanic was the largest passenger steamship in the...

  • Eesti metsavennad

    Metsavennad olid mehed ja naised, kes aastatel 1940-1941 ja alates 1944. aasta septembrist, mil Eesti oli okupeeritud nõukogude võimu poolt, sõdisid relvastatult okupatsioonivõimu vastu. Metsavendade võitluse eesmärk oli kaitsta oma perekondi ja iseennast võõrvõimu vägivalla vastu. Nad lootsid taastada Eesti iseseisvuse. Me...

  • 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 War1 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 ...

  • 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...

  • Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada

    Overview and Objectives The purpose of this project is to establish simple and meaningful standards to location names in Québec, Canada, names that can be used consistently within profiles. The scope starts with the discovery of Canada by Jacques Quartier in 1534 and continues today. ( Map of Canada circa 1543 ) The territory covered by the name "Québec" has had gigantic flu...

  • Jewish Families of Gaya (Kyjov)

    This project identifies individuals connected to the town of Gaya (Kyjov) in the Hodonín district of Southern Moravia . Individuals who lived in Gaya and its surrounding villages, or who were raised in families with immediate connections to the town, will be tagged here. A list entitled Namen das Familianten appears in the Czech Jewish Registers volume on "Kyjov, #931: N [births] 1818,...

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  • Lac-Kénogami, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Lac-Kénogami ( carte map ) est un secteur situé au nord du lac Kénogami et à la source de la rivière aux Sables, dans l' arrondissement de Jonquière de la ville de Saguenay au Québec. Toponymie Toponymy « Canton Kénogami » : Forme utilisée de 1897 à 1986. « Lac Kéno...

  • Norwegian American

    Emigration from Norway to the United States of America. This project is about emigrants from Norway to USA. Index Links Norwegian-American Settlements in The US From which county in Norway was the emigrants born? Østfold Akershus Oslo Hedmark Oppland Buskerud Vestfold Telemark Aust Agder Vest Agder Rogaland Hordaland Sogn og Fjordane Møre ...

  • Jonquière, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Vue sur la carte . Toponymie Dans l'histoire de la municipalité on retrouve plusieurs variations de son nom. Dans cette section nous allons explorer ces variations et tenter de fournir une description et explication pour chacune. « Saint-Dominique-de-Jonquières » : Variation utilisée de 1883 à 1909. « Saint-Dominique-de-...

  • Jewish Families of Hodonin (Göding), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Hodonín (Göding) in today's Czech Republic. The KehilaLinks page on Hodonín (JewishGen) tells us that "a Jewish community existed in Hodonín as early as the first half of the 17th century. Most Jewish families of the fairly large community were expelled from the town in the ...

  • Laterrière, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} Sources Laterrière (Québec), Wikipédia

  • United States House of Representatives from Arizona

    List of United States Representatives from Arizona=

  • Eesti ettevõtjad

    Siia projekti koondame kõik Eestis ettevõtlusega tegutsenud isikud.

  • 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...

  • Eastern Mennonite University

    [ ] Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) is a private liberal arts university in the Shenandoah Valley of the U.S. state of Virginia, affiliated with one of the historic peace churches, the Mennonite Church USA.[5] Its 97-acre (390,000 m2) main campus is located near Harrisonburg, Virginia. The university operates a satellite campus in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, which primarily caters to working ...

  • Eesti diplomaadid

    Eesmärk Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti diplomaate (suursaadikuid, konsuleid, aukonsuleid jt) läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Allikad Eesti välisteenistus. Biograafiline leksikon. 1918-1940 Isikud (1918-1940) Voldemar Aders Friedrich Karl Akel Jüri Annusson Eugen Antson Karl Ast (Karl Rumor) Johannes Bauer

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