Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Tweede Kamer der Staten-Generaal

    -under construction-namenlijst nog niet geheel compleet- Tweede Kamer der Staten-Generaal Zie voor meer informatie over de profielen: www.parlement.com ‧ ‧ Leden van de Tweede Kamer der Staten-Generaal ‧ 1815-heden ▬A▬▬▬▬▬ Petrus Josephus Mattheüs AALBERSE ‧ 1871-1948 ‧ Petrus Josephus Matthe&#...

  • Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal

    Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal Members of the Senate of the Netherlands since 1815 ‧ Leden van de Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal ‧ 1815-heden Lijst in Wikipedia met verwijzing naar pagina —A— Gijsbert Michiel Vredenrijk van AARDENNE ‧ 1930-1995 ‧ Johan Daniël Cornelis Carel Willem baron d'ABLAING van GIESSENBURG ‧ 1...

  • Victims of the Flu Pandemic: Colorado

    The 1918 flu pandemic (January 1918 – December 1920) was an unusually deadly influenza pandemic, the first of the two pandemics involving H1N1 influenza virus. It infected 500 million people across the world, including remote Pacific islands and the Arctic, and killed 50 to 100 million of them—three to five percent of the world's population—making it one of the deadliest na...

  • South Africa - Profile Guidelines

    Guidelines for Profile Management on the South African Tree The Guidelines outlined in this project, with the supporting documents and images, are currently in format (ver 3-2) . These have been endorsed by the curators working on the South African Tree (see below) and are in line with Coalition for the Standardization of Geni Naming Conventions They follow the method suggested by Geni head...

  • Orphan persons

    Working Project Orphan persons albeit probably they have a family to which they belong After recording a probable relationship to the profile to be deleted from the temporary project. Árva személyek, akiknek valószínűleg van családja, amely(ek)hez tartozik/nak A valószínű rokonság rögzítése ut�...

  • Isrameds

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  • Tracing Irish ancestors - Where to start ?

    Who are you looking for? Trying to locate a particular person can be a daunting task. A name or surname is not enough. You should try to compile as much information as possible before you can start searching in order to have the best possible chance of locating your ancestors. It is also easier to focus on one or two individuals initially as you gain experience in your research. Establish who...

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  • USA Genealogy sources

    Links and sources for USA research If you have a usefull link to a source or other related material please add it to the list below Passenger and immigration sources New York passenger records from 1888-1925 New York Passenger records from 1820-1890 Passenger Arrival Records at the Port of Boston, Massachusetts 1820-1943 Immigrant ships transcribers Guild Searching for Ships i...

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  • Ireland Brickwall Project

    The Irish brickwall club Hitting a brickwall searching for family who came from Ireland ? Look no further. Many hands make light work and 2 know more then one. If you would like some help looking for an Irish ancestors just start a discussion and/or add the profile of the person to this project Links : Tracing Irish ancestors where to start? Irish links and sources Current reque...

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  • Cornish in Colorado

    This project will gather information about people who were born in Cornwall and who died in Colorado. Cornwall is one of the Celtic nations. Many Cornish people came to Colorado during the mining boom. They were called "Cousin Jack" or "Cousin Jenny". Featured Profiles Levinia Champion 1837–1912 Subject of the Book No Wealth for Levinia John Johns 1839–1876 Killed in the N...

  • 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...

  • Saint Michael - Knights : 1565-1665

    Ordre de Saint Michel < Back to main project Historical events in this timeframe In order of nomination 1568 : Jean de Vassé 1569 : Adriano II Baglioni 1527-1574, des Baglioni de Pérouse, condottière italien 1570 : Jacques de Goué (1521-1574) 1571 : Guillaume Chohan de Coetcandec , du Chesnaye et de Rosnarho 1571 : Pierre de Dax (ou Dax) (1526-1600)

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • American Teachers

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

  • King Philip's War

    For background see the Wikipedia article on King Philip's War , as well as the Pokanoket Tribe's article . All told, 800 out of 52,000 English colonists (1.5%) were killed in this war with the Native Americans. 3,000 out of 20,000 Native Americans (15%) were killed. In June 1675, the war, named for the Wampanoag leader Metacomet (or King Philip), broke out in the town of Swansea in Plymouth...

  • Colonial American Doctors

    Please add the profiles of the chirugeons, physicans, midwives, apothecaries and bonesetters who were our earliest doctors. Collaborators, feel free to update the page and add resource materials. Please note: 40% of the physicians in the early colonies were women. Midwives at this time were considered doctors. 18th Century American Medicine From In 18th Century England, there were thr...

  • Collaboration Pool

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

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  • Familie/Family Botha

    This project is designed to collect Research Information, Discussions, Queries etc on the Botha family of South Africa. Please also come and join us on our Botha Facebook Page . Please follow the guidelines when creating or merging profiles refer to project: Core profiles Friedrich Botha (Both) SV/PROG 1 Samuel Friedrich Botha (Bode) SV/PROG 2 Please note that the descendants of S...

  • Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen

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

  • Zeevaarders in de familie

    Zeevaarders in de familie Source of sea battles through history: Christopher Lloyd 1975: Atlas of Maritime History. Publisher the Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd Londom, Ney York, Sydney Toronto ISBN 0 600 30225 3 Harbours in Europe • NL : ‧ Amsterdam ‧ Rotterdam ‧ Delfzijl DE : Bremen - etc. BE : Antwerpen ‧ Antwerpen FR : UK : ES : ...

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  • Admiraliteit van Zeeland ‧ 1610-1793

    Admiraliteit van Zeeland ‧ 1610-1793 organisatie Staatse Vloot -oorlogsvloot- tijdens Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden ‧ overige admiraliteitscolleges: • De Maze: Rotterdam • Amsterdam • Friesland: Dokkum ‧ na 1645: Harlingen • Zeeland: Middelburg • Noorderkwartier: Hoorn & Enkhuizen • admiraliteitsraad Vlissiingen ...

  • Irish Families Researched by Geni Users

    Irish Families Researched by Geni Users This project has been created on request from the Geni users who are researching Irish families. This will replace the current Roll-Call Irish families researched discussion as this is becoming too difficult to read through . The names will be where possible listed with a place name and with a link to the profile of the person who is also researching th...

  • 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...

  • Irish emigrants - ports of emigration, ships and passengerlists

    Queenstown ,county Cork (now Cobh) From 1848 - 1950 over 6 million adults and children emigrated from Ireland - over 2.5 million departed from Cobh county Cork Ireland , making it the single most important port of emigration. Cork was the major emigration port, although every port in Ireland was used as a point of emigration at some stage. Liverpool The port city of Liverpool, with a curr...

  • Ancient Planters: Wreck of The Sea Venture, 1609

    The purpose of this project is to find the descendants of the passengers aboard the ship Sea Venture, one of the early ships carrying new settlers to Virginia Colony. This Project will have both Project Curators and Project Collaborators. The primary source is this website: This website states: The "Sea Venture" (also called the Seaventure or Sea Adventure) sailed as part of a flotilla of n...

  • John Rice of Dedham Ancestry

    Background The English origins of immigrant John Rice, of Dedham, Massachusetts, have never been identified. Geni user Dale Rice has a family tradition that John Rice was a descendant of the Tudor dynasty. This project explores that tradition and attempts to identify sources that would prove the ancestry of John Rice. Biographical Summary The first confirmed record of John Rice was his 16...

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  • Geni Top 10 Lists

    This project recognizes the best parts of Geni and its top contributors. For your family group, you can find some of these at Awards . To suggest a profile for any category, or to suggest a new category, or to request to be listed anonymously, please contact Randy Schoenberg . If a separate project where you can find more detailed information for a particular category exists, the link is provid...

  • 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...

  • Portal Index

    Language Portals Language Portals are designed to aid and guide speakers of a language in their experience on Geni. Conversely, International Portals are intended to help non-speakers access resources in a language that is not their own. Catalan Portal català Deutsch Portal für Deutsch sprachige Dutch International Dutch Portal Portaal voor Nederlandstali...

  • Brick-Wall Workshop

    This is an open group collaborative project for assistance on genealogy "Brick-Walls". We all have them - some we have been successful at overcoming, others still give us continued grief as we all like to complete our ancestor line as far back as possible to learn our family heritage. Basic genealogy 101 teaches us that most "Brick-Walls" are due to human error - enumerator mis-spellings, and...

  • Norwegian Coffee Corner

    "Norwegian Coffee Corner" Welcome to the “Norwegian Coffee Corner”! Please feel free to add sources and references which help interested persons to explore their Norwegian roots. We hope that it can become a meeting point to share ideas and resources. Since the early 1800’s over 800,000 crossed the Atlantic to start a new life in a new country. Now many of those descend...

  • 19th Century British Politicians

    19th Century British Politicians Picture to right: William Tatton Egerton The list below is from Wikipedia UK MPs 1801–02 and some names are in the wrong place alphabetically. Although there will be duplications through the years this is still a huge project and this list is just for starters: A Charles Abbot, 1st Baron Colchester Archibald Acheson, 2nd Earl of Gosford Robert...

  • 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...

  • Born in Edsleskog before 1785

    Project description Assign profiles to the this project where birthplace has been specified to the parish of Edsleskog and year of birth is earlier than 1786. Since Edsleskog birth records begins in 1786, there is no way to verify data in household examinations about people born in the parish earlier than 1786. Still, the main source for profiles in this project are household examination re...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution

    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...

  • Eesti sport

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti sportlasi aga ka sporditegelasi (ROK presidendid, spordiajakirjanikud, jms.) läbi kõigi ajajärkude.

  • J N Conradie List of Incomplete Profiles

    A collection of profiles in my extended family tree, all which have some key information missing... parents, spouses, etc. All possible assistance highly welcome and very much appreciated. - Nico Conradie

  • Yeoman

    Yeomen were farmersIn the late 14th to 18th centuries, yeomen were farmers who owned land (freehold, leasehold or copyhold). Their wealth and the size of their landholding varied. Often it was hard to distinguish minor landed gentry from the wealthier yeomen, and wealthier husbandmen from the poorer yeomen.Sir Anthony Richard Wagner, Garter Principal King of Arms, wrote that "a Yeoman would not...

  • Edsleskog birth info missing

    Project description Assign profiles to this project if the birthplace hasn't been specified to a certain cottage or village in the parish of Edsleskog. Note that quite often birth dates are wrong when not taken directly from the birth records book. Profiles placed here should be examined further for birthplace and birthdate data in church records. Edsleskog birth records begins in 1786, how...

  • Center Church Crypt, New Haven

    This project identifies Geni Profiles for the New Haven Crypt. The Crypt contains the identified remains of about 137 people, and the likely remains of over 1,000 that are unidentified known crypt inhabitants, list uploaded as a Project document or on this link: New Haven Crypt Names Please join us as a collaborator, add your ancestor's profile, and if possible, link the profile in the "overv...

  • Jewish Celebrity Birthdays

    Birthdays of famous Jews throughout history. January 1 Hank Greenberg (1911), J.D. Salinger (1919) 2 3 Victor Borge (1909 ) 4 5 6 7 8 Soupy Sales, Grete Mosheim (1905) 9 Chaim Nachman Bialik (1873) 10 11 Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907) 12 Joe E. Lewis (1902)

  • Native American Activist

    Native American ActivistPlease add profiles here of activists that are of Native American origin. Lest we forget those who stand for right and justice, may they be honoured.==Activists* Leonard Peltier (born September 12, 1944) is a Native American activist and member of the American Indian Movement (AIM). In 1977 he was convicted and sentenced to two consecutive terms of life imprisonment for ...

  • Battle of The Boyne

    Battle of The Boyne Part of the Williamite War in Ireland Date: 1 July 1690 Old Style (11 July New Style, but now celebrated on 12 July) Location: Near Drogheda, Ireland Result Williamite victory Belligerents Jacobite [wiki] forces Strength 25,000, including: -19,000 Irish Catholics -6,000 French Commanders and leaders James VII of S...

  • Jews of Mississippi

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Mississippi . Some references: Turitz, Leo E. and Evelyn, Jews in Early Mississippi. Jackson, University Press of Mississippi, 2nd ed. (c) 1995. Mississippi History Now: Jews in Mississippi "The Alsace-Lorraine Jewish Experience in Louisiana and the Gulf South" by Anny Bloch-Raymond

  • People of Interest in My Family (Cheever, Duffey, Dolata, Eberling)

    This is a list of people I find interesting.

  • Quaker Women

    This Project is to study and document Quaker women. Feel free to join, add to the list (below) - and bring your ancestresses profiles with you. Quaker Views on Women For many outside observers during the first hundred years of Quakerism, the most surprising aspect of Quakerism was the fact that "ministry" – the prerogative to speak during a Quaker meeting – was open to women f...

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  • Virginia House of Burgesses

    The Virginia House of Burgesses was the first legislative assembly of elected representatives in North America. The word "Burgess" means an elected or appointed official of a municipality, or the representative of a borough in the English House of Commons. The House was established by the Virginia Company, who created the body as part of an effort to encourage English craftsmen to settle in...

  • The Descendants fo Bruno Gosselin

    The Descendants of Bruno Gosselin Ross McCurdy is helping me to compile all the descendants of Bruno Gosselin. They started in Canada, St Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec and ended in Massachusetts. Bruno had 11 children and his children married and had their children. What made them come to the US? It seems some gravitated to the mills in Western Massachusetts. Bruno had several children and brought...

  • French Family

    Links French Family Association Sources History of the descendants of John Whitman of Weymouth, Massachusetts (1889) by Charles Henry Farnam Bibliography Numbers in square brackets [ ] are bibliography notations. FFA stands for French Family Association Library Number. [1] Robert (Bob) French, Robert D. French, 34 Blueberry Road, Marblehead, MA 01945, rdexfr@msn.com . [2] ...

  • World War I - American

    In memory of those who served in World War I. Links and other resources Last Known WWI Vet Dead at 110 , Florence Green served as a mess steward in the Women's Royal Air Force. Welsh history of World War One to go online Rainbow Division Roster

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  • American Revolution: Boston campaign (September 1774 - March 1776)

    American Revolution: Boston campaign (September 1774 - March 1776) Result Patriot victory, British forces driven from Boston area The Boston campaign was the opening campaign of the American Revolutionary War. The campaign was primarily concerned with the mobilization of Patriot militia units, and their transformation into a unified Continental Army. The campaign's military conflicts st...

  • South African Slaves - isolated, unconnected profiles and trees

    South African Slaves - isolated profiles and trees not connected to the Big Tree Please link profiles of slaves which have not been connected to the main tree to this project. The purpose of the project is to have a "home" for them in the hope that they will in time be found and incorporated in the big tree. Images - to use as "markers" are attached to the project. References and So...

  • 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...

  • 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;...

  • Bataan Death March

    The Bataan Death March (9-17 April 1942) was the forcible transfer, by the Imperial Japanese Army, of 12,000 American and 64,000 Filipino prisoners of war after the three-month Battle of Bataan in the Philippines during World War II, which resulted in the deaths of thousands of prisoners. The 128-kilometer march was characterized by wide-ranging physical abuse and murder, and resulted in very h...

  • Jewish Families of Kozienice, Poland

    This project is dedicated to commemorating the once vibrant and influential Jewish community of Kozienice "Koznitz" in Poland. The goal of this project is to identify and catalogue all of the Jewish families that lived in Kozienice prior to the destruction of the Jewish community during World War II. From Wikipedia: Kozienice [kɔʑɛˈɲit͡sɛ] (Y...

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  • Jewish Genealogy Portal: A Guide to Jewish Projects and Resources on Geni

    On Geni you can access and collaborate on the most comprehensive Jewish family trees ever created. This Portal is a guide to significant Jewish genealogy umbrella or resource projects on Geni. After the Historical Projects overview, the Portal is organized primarily by geographic region, similar to the database structure at JewishGen . The Portal is meant to complement and reorganize the Jewish...

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  • 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...

  • 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...

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  • Comedians

    Comedians (sometimes comediennes ) or comics are people who seeks to entertain an audience, primarily by making them laugh. This might be through jokes or amusing situations, or acting a fool, as in slapstick, or employing prop comedy. Comedians who address an audience directly are called a stand-up comics. List of notable comedians Woody Allen , American screenwriter, director, actor, co...

  • American film actors

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

  • American television actors

    For television actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American television actors are actors from the United States who perform on television. Television is one of the major mass media of the United States. Ninety-nine percent of American households have at least one television and the majority of households have more than one. As a whole, the television networ...

  • Jews of Cincinnati

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Cincinnati . CINCINNATI ' CINCINNATI, S.W. Ohio metropolis. Cincinnati shelters the oldest American Jewish community west of the Alleghenies. It was mid-19th century America's third largest Jewish community. Congregational Life The first Jew to settle in Cincinnati was Joseph Jonas , who arrived from Plymouth, England, in 1...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Patriots

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

  • Yahrzeit Project

    Beginning in March, 2014, we will add a minimum of one profile per day of a Tzadik whose Yahrzeit falls on the Hebrew calendar day in question. Comemorating the YAHRZEIT of TZADIKIM YouTube MyTzadik Yahrzeits Gedolim Yarhzeits Tzadikim Hilulah Nissan 1--- Rebbe Elimelech Shapira of Grodzisk 2--- Rabbi Meir ben Baruch, MaHaRaM of Rottenberg 3--- HaRav ...

  • Connecting to the Big Tree

    Connecting to the Big Tree Last updated 20 June 2014 The goal of Geni is to create a single, accurate family tree that connects all members, with no duplicates. However, there are Geni users who are not aware that they are part of the Big tree - or not part of the Big Tree. Nor do they know " how to " connect to the "Big Tree.". Geni.com calls it the World Family Tree; see this page for W...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Notable New Zealanders

    Kia Ora! Welcome. This project is to document the genealogies for notable people who were born in or lived in Aotearoa New Zealand. Prime Ministers List of New Zealand Prime Ministers Henry Sewell (1856-1856) Sir William Fox (1856-1856) Sir Edward Stafford (1856-1861; 1865-1869; 1872-1872) Alfred Domett (1862-1863) Frederick Whitaker Frederick Weld George Waterhouse Sir Ju...

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  • Jewish Families of Kremenets, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Krements, Ukraine. See Kremenets Shtetl Co-Op and the Kremenets ShtetLinks page . KREMENETZ (Polish, Krzemieniec) : District town in the government of Volhynia, Russia. The Jews of Kremenetz are first mentioned in a charter of privileges granted by the grand duke Svidrigaila of Lithuania May 9, 1438, to the waywod...

  • Musicians, Composers and Orchestra Leaders

    A musician (or instrumentalist) is a person who is talented in making music or performing music creatively, or one who composes, conducts, or performs music, particularly instrumental music. Musicians can specialize in any musical style, and some musicians play in a variety of different styles. Examples of a musician's possible skills include performing, conducting, singing, composing, arrang...

  • Occupations portal

    Portal to Geni Projects dedicated to "occupations." Please consider creating occupation sub-portal projects to group together allied occupations. A-Z Index of Geni Projects Last updated 18 May 2014 Architects Art Collectors Artists: Painters Astronauts and Cosmonauts Attorneys to Judges, the American Legal System Aviators (Great Aviators) Biologists

  • Google Doodle

    Profiles of people who have had their birthday (or other event) honored by a Google Doodle. There is a full list by year at the Google Doodles home page . Bold names have Geni Profiles and have been tagged. NOTE: A limited number of interested project collaborators will be accepted to update the project page. The goal of this project is to keep the project page updated, to 'tag' the profiles,...

  • Jewish Communities of Hessen, Germany

    Regional Background The earliest Jewish settlement in upper Hessen goes back to the twelfth century with the oldest communities to be found in the Wetterau region. In the Vogelsberg area (which includes Hilda Stern's birth place of Nieder-Ohmen) references to Jewish settlements can be found as early as the fourteenth century. These large numbers of Jewish settlements in certain areas -- amo...

  • New Zealand Portal

    Kia ora! Welcome to the Aotearoa New Zealand Portal. This is the gateway for New Zealand users for resources and information to aid you in your search for your ancestors, and to promote cooperation in building the New Zealand shared family tree on geni. For assistance with building your tree feel free to contact me: Jason Wills New Zealand Projects on Geni Notable New Zealanders If yo...

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  • Dutch Painters 1900-2000

    Projectnr. 8399 Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders ‧ 1900-2000 Painters who lived and/or worked for most part of their life, in the 20th century, in the Netherlands. See also Project: Dutch painters 1700-1900 alfabetisch —A— Johannes Evert jr. AKKERINGA ‧ Den Haag 1894-1983 Voorburg Jan ALTINK ‧ Groningen 1885-1971 den Haag ‧ ANSINGH : H...

  • de Willem de KOONING Academie - Rotterdam - Nederland

    de Willem de KOONING academy ‧ Rotterdam ‧ NLD history KOONING, Willem de ‧ 1904-1997 ‧ ZWART, Piet ‧ 1885-1977 ‧ fotograaf ‧ schilder ‧ Akademie-docent ‧ design-duizendpoot : postzegels ‧ reclamedrukwerk ‧ boeken ‧ interieurs ‧ meubels ‧ oa.BRUYNZEEL-keuken ‧ ACTORES students ...

  • 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...

  • Prominent Figures

    A collection of the Celebrity or Famed people, "Good" or "Evil" on Geni. Scroll through the 800+ profiles of prominent figures with bio's attached on the right side of the page under "Profiles". ' News Media Anderson Cooper Ted Turner Cokie Roberts Christiane Amanpour Julian Assange Movie Industry Jack Warner

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  • Jewish Families from Sušice

    The project seeks to assemble all of the Jewish families from the small town of Sušice in Southwestern Bohemia. Location : Sušice is located in Bohemia, Klatovy at 49°13′52″N 13°31′13″E , 25 km SE of Klatovy; 36 miles S of Plzeň (Pilsen) near the border of the Protected Landscape Area Šumava (Bohemian Forest). Sušice...

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  • Pioneers of Canada - Quebec

    Pioneers of Canada - Quebec Pictured right: Victor Begin was the only French Canadian officer serving in the NorthWest Mounted Police. and he had been with them for 15 years. If you would like to know a bit more, please consult the Skagway Historical Society which has posted a brief biography of Joseph Victor Begin. History: From New France to Confederation French colonization started w...

  • Canadian Prime Ministers

    Canadian Prime Ministers This project is focused on Prime Ministers of Canada and their families. The family trees of the more recent prime ministers can be a challenge to merge due to the number of living/private profiles. If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one of the Project Collaborators. Profiles for Canadian Prime Ministers: Sir Jo...

  • 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...

  • Jewish Families from Podivin (Kostel), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Podivin (Kostel) in the Czech Republic. Podivin (Kostel)'s Jewish community is said to be the oldest in Moravia. According to Cosmas of Prague (d. 1125), a Jew named Podiva founded (1067) the castle which was named after him "Podivin"; this is still the Slavic name of the town (Pertz, "Monumenta...

  • South African Settlers - British

    Early British Settlers in South Africa Purpose This is a project devoted to the British settlers/progenitors in South Africa. It has been set up primarily to accommodate those British Settlers who arrived before and after the 1820 Settlers. Please only add the profiles of the Progenitors who came from Britain - England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, although it may be necessary to have separ...

  • 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...

  • 1820 British Settlers in South Africa

    Objective The purpose of this project is to record as many of the ORIGINAL settlers (Heads of the family groups) so that researchers can identify family lines and descendants. Secondly, current researchers who are descendants of the 1820 Settlers will be able to identify fellow researchers. Historical Summary Encouraged by the British government to emigrate to the Cape colony, the first...

  • Genealogia Paulistana

    Este projeto tem por objetivo documentar e transformar em MP os perfis dos casais que dão origem às famílias descritas por Luiz Gonzaga da Silva Leme (1852-1919) em seu trabalho Genealogia Paulistana . Propõe-se que, ao incluir um casal neste projeto, revise-se a descendência a partir do trabalho de Silva Leme, em busca de elos faltantes e perfis duplicados....

  • Nederlandse Bronnen (Dutch Sources)

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

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

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

  • Nederlands-Indische relaties

    Voorwoord, toelichting & inleiding NL: Er bestaan veel relaties tussen personen van Nederlandse en Indonesische afkomst. Deze projectpagina gaat deel uitmaken van een aantal die betrekking hebben op de Nederlands-Indische relaties in de loop der eeuwen. Zie daarvoor ook gerelateerde pagina's, die al zijn gestart. Bedoeling is dat men hier profielen kan plaatsen en vinden van personen die met ...

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  • Genealogy Specialists on Geni

    Meet some eminent genealogists , prominent pedigree website creators and exceptional family tree Bloggers who are on Geni . Please feel free to contribute additional geni members who are genealogy specialists with websites, or blogs to this project. Your assistance with this project would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. Project Photo ------------------------------------- ...

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