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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...

  • Gascogne (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces complete list of provinces La Gascogne fait partie des provinces d'Occitanie . Gentillé : Gascon, Gascons, Gasconne, Gasconnes Langue(s) régionale(s) : gascon Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni ... 1789 et avant : City = (voir ci-desso...

  • Imigrantes portugueses dos Açores ao Brasil

    A Imigração Açoriana no Brasil foi estimulada pelo interesse de Portugal em povoar o território do Brasil colônia, alternativa empregada para impedir a exploração das novas terras portuguesas por outras nacionalidades. A vinda de imigrantes açorianos stá muito ligada à imigração de portugueses no Brasil. Ap&#x...

  • The World of Crochet and Knitting

    Calling all ancestors who created useful and beautiful items from yarn! Please link any profiles you may come across in your research here. If you are lucky enough to have a picture of an item your ancestor made, please include it here as well. Crochet and knitting were used to create beautiful and useful items such as warm scarves and hats, sweaters, shawls, blankets, dishcloths, potholders,...

  • Writers and Novelists

    Celebrated and influential writers from around the world. List of Novelists from England 20 of America’s iconic writers French writers German writers

  • St. Paul's School

    . Paul's School=St. Paul's School (also known as SPS) is a highly selective college-preparatory, coeducational boarding school in Concord, New Hampshire, affiliated with the Episcopal Church. The school is one of only six remaining 100% residential boarding schools in the U.S. The 2,000-acre (8 km2) New Hampshire campus currently serves 531 students, who come from all over the United States and...

  • United States Senators from Arkansas

    United States Senators from Arkansas United States Senators from Arkansas (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Arkansas (with wikipedia links):

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  • 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...

  • Archive of the Inquisition

    For information relating specifically to the Spanish Inquisition, please see Spanish Inquisition . The Archive of the Inquisition (or more fully the Archive of the Inquisition and Index ), officially referred to as the Archive of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (abbreviated to ACDF for Archivio Congregatio pro Doctrina Fidei ) in the Vatican, contains the Catholic Church's ...

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  • Jonquière, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Jonquière ( carte map ) est un des trois arrondissements urbains de la ville de Saguenay, au Québec. Produit des réorganisations municipales québécoises de 2002, il englobe le territoire de l'ancienne ville de Jonquière et des municipalités de Shipshaw, d'Arvida et de Lac-Kénogami . Parallèlement, le nom fai...

  • Famous First

    Famous First This fun fact project is a collection of famous first profiles, Who was the first person to ...? and are you related ? Feel free to add profiles that are not listed yet. Famous Firsts of the 1500s Ivan IV (the Terrible) 1547 --- 1st Tsar of Russia. Queen Mary I (Bloody Mary) 1553 --- 1st reigning queen of England. Sofinisba Anguissola 1559 --- 1st woman artist to gain...

  • Early Families of Salem, Massachuetts

    Salem, located at the mouth of the Naumkeag river at the site of an ancient Native American village and trading center, was first settled by Europeans in 1626, when a company of fishermen from Cape Ann led by Roger Conant arrived. Conant's leadership had provided the stability to survive the first two years, but he was immediately replaced by John Endecott , one of the new arrivals, by order of...

  • Golf Anyone?

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Golf Golf is a precision club and ball sport, in which competing players (or golfers) use many types of clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a golf course using the fewest number of strokes. Golf is defined, in the rules of golf, as "playing a ball with a club from the teeing ground into the hole by a stroke or successive strokes in accordance w...

  • Jones Family

    Welcome to the Jones Ancestors Family surname page. Jones is a surname of Medieval English origins, derived from the given name John which in turn is derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan (Johanan). It is especially common in Wales and south central England.[1][2] In Ireland the surname has been Gaelicized as MacSeoin. (Source Wikipedia) All Jones Surname Families.

  • "About" Cleanup

    This project relates to cleaning up copy-paste dumps from external websites on historical profiles. We will be developing guidelines for how to do this in the near future, in the meantime please add profiles with copy-paste issues to this project. Am excellent template for how to write up an "About" narrative is provided by Erica Howton here: Erica's Master Profile Cheat Sheet, notes in...

  • 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...

  • Prominent Jewish Families of Vienna (Wer Einmal War)

    This project provides a basis for researching a number of prominent Jewish families from Vienna. Georg Gaugusch's 2011 book Wer einmal War (Vol. I: A-K) is the first comprehensive, published genealogy for many of these families. The goal of this project page is to make the Geni tree as complete as possible, using the information from Gaugusch's Vol. I and other sources, such as Vienna IKG vital...

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  • Medal of Honor

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States government. It is bestowed on members of the United States armed forces who distinguish themselves "conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his or her life above and beyond the call of duty while engaged in an action against an enemy of the United States...

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  • 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 ...

  • Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière ( carte ) Toponymie Toponymy « La Combe » : Nom originalement donné par Mgr de Laval « Grande-Anse » : Ancien nom « Sainte-Anne-de-la-Grande-Anse » : Ancien nom « Sainte-Anne-du-Sud » : Ancien nom, créé pour distinction avec Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupr&#...

  • 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" . O...

  • Pionniers du Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean

    { Project en construction } Introduction Nous allons explorer dans ce projets les pionniers du Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean dans les domaines suivants : exploration, colonisation économique, commerce religion politique science, éducation sports culture et art Ce projet promeut aussi les familles courageuses qui ont prit racine dans la région. ... ...

  • Cornell University

    Cornell University Cornell University ( /kɔrˈnɛl/ kor-NEL) is an American private Ivy League research university located in Ithaca, New York, United States. Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, the university was intended to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoretical to ...

  • 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...

  • Driftwood, profiles without Parents,Spouses and/or Children

    Looking for volunteers who look for relations/duplicates of these profiles to connect with existing trees. Curators can find more driftwood here

  • SWA PROGENITORS/STAMVADERS

    This is the Progenitor Project that every South West African (Namibia) male Progenitor (Stamvader) [abbreviation SWASV] should be added to first This project is for settlers in South West Africa (Namibia) and roughly covers the period 1850 to 1950. The intention of this project is to be a hub of information on the South West African people who were Progenitors of today's Namibian population...

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  • 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...

  • Williams College

    Williams College=Williams College is a private liberal arts college located in Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States. It was established in 1793 with funds from the estate of Ephraim Williams. Originally a men's college, Williams became co-educational in 1970. Fraternities were also phased out during this period, beginning in 1962. Williams forms part of the historic Little Three colleges,...

  • Johnson Family

    Welcome to the Johnson Ancestors Family surname page.

  • L'Islet, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview L'Islet ( carte map ) Toponymie Toponymy Autres noms Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours-de-L'Islet Seigneurie de L'Islet-de-Bonsecours Seigneurie de L'Islet Saint-Jean Seigneurie de Bonsecours L'Islet-sur-Mer–Saint-Eugène–L'Islet L’Islet-sur-Mer-Saint-Eugène-L’Islet L'Isletville L'islette, lilète, l'ylet, l'i...

  • College and University Presidents

    College and University Presidents

  • Attorneys to Judges - the American Legal System

    The justice system in the United States is one of the most unique in the world. It consists of two separate levels of courts, state and federal, that can peacefully co-exist under the concept of federalism . The type of court that a case is tried in depends on the law, state or federal, that was allegedly violated. Most of the laws that govern our day-to-day living are state laws; violations of...

  • University of Pennsylvania

    University of Pennsylvania The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn or UPenn) is an American private Ivy League research university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Penn considers itself the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, as well as the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate stu...

  • Jewish Celebrity Birthday Calendar

    Birthdays of famous Jews throughout history. The project also includes people with Jewish ancestry (usually at least one Jewish grandparent). 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 h...

  • Notable Anthropologists & Archaeologists

    Little to nothing is known about most of these people and their ancestors. Let's research these people together. Primatologists Jane Goodall Dian Fossey Egyptologists Zahi Hawass Paleoanthropologists Lee Rogers Berger b. 1965 - American paleoanthropologist, physical anthropologist and archeologist Robert Broom (1866-1951] - Scottish South African doctor and paleontologist

  • Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Saint-Jean-Port-Joli ( carte map ) Toponymie Toponymy Autres noms Seigneurie de Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, de 1677 à 1845. Port-Joly Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1676 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Saint-Jean-Port-Joli) County = [laissez vide kee...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Is there a Doctor in the house?

    Do you have medical practitioners in your family?==Add profiles and trace the professionThis project is to trace the medical profession in families. With the use of " History Link " and, profiles added here, you will be able to find, at a glance, how many in your family chose this career of healing.== History Link History link is a project and application that allows you to see at a glance, you...

  • Gilbert Family

    Welcome to the Gilbert Ancestors Family surname page.

  • Battle of Gettysburg

    July 1-3, 1863 July of 2013 marked the 150th anniversary of the battle! This project is devoted to all soldiers of every rank who fought at the Battle of Gettysburg, and to the families of those soldiers. This project is less about the conflict than it is about the people who engaged in it. That having been said, some historians call this battle the turning point of the ...

  • The Battle of Antietam, MD September 17, 1862 US Civil War

    The Battle of Antietam /ænˈtiːtəm/ also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the South, fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, Maryland, and Antietam Creek as part of the Maryland Campaign, was the first major battle in the American Civil War to take place on Union soil. It is the bloodiest single-day battle in American history, with a combined ...

  • 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...

  • Philanthropists

    Philanthropists The Philanthropists project is designed to recognise the generous spirit of so many in our history. It is best that their profile reflects their generous actions, with dates if possible. To add profiles to this project, firstly "follow it" then click on actions either on the profile, or, on the project page, then click "Add profile" or "Add to project" whichever is appropr...

  • Engineer

    engineer is a professional practitioner of engineering, concerned with applying scientific knowledge, mathematics, and ingenuity to develop solutions for technical, societal and commercial problems. Engineers design materials, structures, and systems while considering the limitations imposed by practicality, regulation, safety, and cost. The word engineer is derived from the Latin words ingenia...

  • Confederate States Army

    The Confederate States Army was the army of the Confederate States of America (or "Confederacy") while the Confederacy existed during the American Civil War. On February 8, 1861, delegates from the seven Deep South states which had already declared their secession from the United States of America adopted the Provisional Constitution of the Confederate States of America. On February 28, 1861, t...

  • New Zealand Pioneer Families 1800-1900

    This project is to catalog the first generation of immigrants to New Zealand in the 19th century, and to organise the information and place them into the ships they arrived on. Please add your pioneer ancestors to the project by going to their profile, click "actions" click "add to project". Please make sure the profile is set to public. all Kiwis are welcome join and contribute :) Families...

  • Tangata Whenua o Aotearoa

    Kia ora! Welcome to the Tangata Whenua o Aotearoa project. The goal of this project is to bring together New Zealand researchers and help them discover their whakapapa links, and to provide a meeting place for discussion on corrections and additions to our shared whanau and Tupuna. Please feel free to contribute! Kia ora. Naumai ki te kaupapa Tangata Whenua o Aotearoa. Te mea nui o tenei kaup...

  • Notable People

    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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  • German Resistance Movement during WWll

    The German Resistance movement consisted of several disparate political and ideological strands, which represented different classes of German society. A few civilian resistance groups developed, but the Army was the only organization with the capacity to overthrow the government, and from within it a small number of officers came to present the most serious threat posed to the Nazi regime, the...

  • 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...

  • Laterrière, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Laterrière ( carte map ) est un secteur de l'arrondissement Chicoutimi de la ville de Saguenay au Québec. Toponymie Toponymy « Grand-Brûlé » : Autre nom donné à l'ancienne municipalité. Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada...

  • US Civil War Notables

    This project focuses on Civil War "notables" from the Union and Confederate armies and their families. Meaning of the word notables: NOTABLES, noun famous or important persons worthy of attention or notice; remarkable. including officers, volunteers, and draftees on both sides who are or should be recognized for their "NOTABLE" activities during the American Civil War —...

  • Architects

    Architects List of Architects An architect is a person trained in the planning, design and oversight of the construction of buildings. To practice architecture means to offer or render services in connection with the design and construction of a building, or group of buildings and the space within the site surrounding the buildings, that have as their principal purpose human occupancy o...

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  • Poginuli branitelji - Osječko-baranjska županija

    Josipa Brekalo Viktorija Borovec Robert Brkić Tihomir Čudić Zlatko Deskar Dragan Devetak Danijel Dorić Damir Farago Predrag Farago Branko Glavaš Martin Hlevnjak Ivica Klasan Dragutin Kliček Dražen Kuštro Željko Krajcar Ivan Majsan Slavko Marod Ivan Maršić Ante Milas Josip Milas...

  • 1001 Vrouwen uit de Nederlandse Geschiedenis

    EVEN DEZE PAGINA NIET BIJWERKEN A.U.B. DE BASISLIJST IS AAN EEN UPDATE TOE. (9 april 2015) Dit project is gebaseerd op het gelijknamige boek '1001 vrouwen uit de Nederlandse geschiedenis'. De biografieën in dit boek zijn terug te vinden op de website van het Digitaal Vrouwenlexicon en op de website van het Biografisch portaal . Een verzameling LEUK BEELD-materiaal van de vrouwen uit he...

  • 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 Abolitionist Movement

    Abolitionism is the doctrine that slavery must be ended. It is supported by activities that might achieve this goal. It is largely of historic interest because nearly all nations have abolished slavery within their borders. This project recognizes abolitionists — supporters of this doctrine — and the families of abolitionists. In western Europe and the Americas abolitionism wa...

  • American Ministers (post-Colonial)

    Minister (Christianity) In Christian churches, a minister is someone who is authorized by a church or religious organization to perform functions such as teaching of beliefs; leading services such as weddings, baptisms or funerals; or otherwise providing spiritual guidance to the community. The term is taken from Latin minister "servant, attendant", which itself was derived from minus "less...

  • Nederland in oorlog 1940-1945 - Hoofd project

    Over dit project: Dit project is het overkoepelend project voor alle projecten op Geni over de Tweede Wereld Oorlog in Nederland Wij vragen momenteel om hulp bij het verder uitbouwen van de sub-projecten van dit project. Nederland in oorlog 1940-1945 Op 10 mei 1940 viel Duitsland Nederland binnen. Ook voor ons land was de Tweede Wereldoorlog begonnen. De strijd barstte los aan de grens, b...

  • Berga an der Elster

    Background Berga an der Elster , a subdivision of Buchenwald, was a Nazi slave labor camp that held and tortured 350 American Prisoners of War (POW) after their capture at the Battle of the Bulge on December 16, 1944. While thousands of POWs were captured on that ill-fated day, the Nazis held a subset of 350 American soldiers at Berga beginning February 13, 1945. The American POWs were iden...

  • 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 ...

  • Mes Pionniers—Édition Mario Morel 1966

    Introduction Préambule Les projets « Mes Pionniers » permettent à un membre Geni de rechercher et documenter leurs ancêtres qui ont colonisés l'Amérique. Cet édition s'applique à mes ancêtres, Mario Morel . Méthode La méthode est très simple : Je remontre mon arbre généalogique jusqu...

  • 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

  • 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 ...

  • Hrvatski dvorci i utvrde - Croatian castles and fortresses

    Vukovarsko-srijemska županija Ilok – Dvorac Odescalchi - Papa/Pope Innocent XI Dvorac Odescalchi središnje je zdanje srednjevjekovne jezgre Iloka, u njemu je smješten Muzej grada Iloka dok se ipod zgrade nalaze poznati stari iločki podrumi Dvorac Odescalchi impresivna je građevina nastala na osnovama dvora kralja Nikole Iločkog iz 15 stol...

  • 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

  • Warsaw Ghetto גטו ורשה

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

  • Suicide in response to Nazi oppression

    Rather than face deportation and murder, a number of victims of Nazi oppression committed suicide. For example, in the wake of Germany's annexation of Austria, hundreds of Jews took their own lives. Today this final act of desperation is seen as an act of resistance, of an attempt at some sort of self-determination by the victims of Nazi oppression. This project seeks to collect the profiles of...

  • Jewish Families from Bezdědice (Besdieditz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Bezdědice (Besdieditz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. About: Bezdědice the village, now part of the city Hostomice in the district of Beroun. The most important monument in the village is the church of the Assumption (which falls under the Vicariate of Beroun ) with organ built by Rejna and Black from Vinohr...

  • 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...

  • South African Progenitors - Stamvaders

    This is the 'umbrella' Progenitor Project that every South African male Progenitor (Stamvaders) [abbreviation SV/PROG] 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 female Progenitors (Stammoeders) ... and definitions of Stam Moeders/Progenitors/Matri...

  • Gurs Internment Camp

    Camp Gurs was an internment and refugee camp constructed by the French government in 1939. The camp was originally set up in southwestern France after the fall of Catalonia at the end of the Spanish Civil War to control those who fled Spain out of fear of retaliation from Francisco Franco's regime. At the start of the World War II, the French government interned Germans and citizens of other ...

  • Early Families of Scituate, Massachusetts

    Scituate, Massachusetts is a small town on the South Shore of Massachusetts, south of Boston and northwest of the start of Cape Cod. It was first resettled by Europeans starting in 1623, with major resettlement beginning in 1627 and 1628 under the jurisdiction of the General Court at Plymouth. By 1636, it was developed enough to begin managing some of its own affairs. 31 of the earliest famil...

  • Authors

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

  • Maly Trostinets extermination camp

    Maly Trastsianiets extermination camp (see alternate spellings), located near a small village on the outskirts of Minsk, Belarus, was the site of a Nazi extermination camp. Originally built in the summer of 1941, on the site of a Soviet kolkhoz, as a concentration camp, to house Soviet prisoners of war who had been captured following the German attack on the Soviet Union which commenced on Ju...

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  • 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 Chief Rabbis of Jerusalem 1525-1565 ר...

  • Notable businesspeople

    Businesspeople (also businessmen or businesswomen ) are people involved in a particular undertaking of activities for the purpose of generating revenue from a combination of human, financial, and physical capital. List of notable Businesspeople Aerospace industry‎ Thomas O Paine (1921-1992) USA Advertising Leo Burnett (1891 - 1971) Fairfax M. Cone (1903 - 1977) USA Ge...

  • 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...

  • KZ Treblinka

    Treblinka Extermination Camp Konzentrationslager (Concentration Camp) Treblinka (Polish pronunciation: [trɛˈbʎinka]) was a Nazi extermination camp in occupied Poland during World War II near the village of Treblinka in the modern-day Masovian Voivodeship of Poland. The camp, which was constructed as part of Operation Reinhard, operated between July 23, 1942 and October ...

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  • 22nd North Carolina Infantry - Company M (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Captains John Milton Odell Laban Odell Warren B Kivett Columbus F Siler 1st Lieutenants Lewis F McMasters James M Robbins 2nd Lieutenants Henry C Allred John M Lawrence James M Pounds Sergeants James E Campbell William Coble Thomas B Hays William Franklin Hays William A Pounds Henry C Smith W S Sudderth Stephen W Trogdon William P Willey Corporals M R James William C Jones James M Routh...

  • „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...

  • Dutch Resistance during WWII

    The purpose of this project to commemorate those individuals who had the courage to stand up and be righteous. Please add anyone you know was a member of a resistance movement or even resisted in their own personal way This project is loosely based on the list of Dutch citizens involved in resistance to the NAZI occupation of Holland during World War II on Wikipedia . The very nature of any...

  • The Progeny of King Henry l of England

    Henry I, King of England, called the good scholar "Beauclerc" had, Two wives At least 15 mistresses About 24 children . This project will look at each of the children and their families. (sub-projects?) The first priority will be to ensure that each child's tree is correct. This will be more straightforward for some than for others The second step will be to ensure the "Ab...

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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...

  • Revered Rabbis, Kabbalists, Sages, Torah Scholars and Luminaries of Renown

    Interactive Chassidic Biographies and Relationships Hasidic Courts, Dynasties & Disciples of the BeSHT Memorial to Rabbis that Perished in the Holocaust Jewish Women Torah Scholars and Guides Roshei Yeshivot Jewish Dynasties Transmission of Torah Scholarship Tracing the transmission of Torah Scholarship via Rabbinic Sages and Luminaries of Renown, from the Zugot (170BCE ...

  • Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Chicoutimi ( carte map ) est l'un des trois arrondissements urbains de la ville de Saguenay, au Québec (Canada). Produit des réorganisations municipales québécoises3 de 2002, il englobe le territoire des anciennes villes de Chicoutimi, de Laterrière et une partie de l'ancienne municipalité de Canton-Tremblay4. Parallèleme...

  • Roberval, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Roberval ( carte ). Toponymie Toponymy Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1858 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Roberval) County = Lac-Saint-Jean State/Province = Québec Country = Canada ... 1859 à aujourd'hui : Place Name = City = Rober...

  • Rhythm and Blues Singers and Groups

    Rhythm and Blues (R&B) singers and groups since 1965 and 1970, many of which started in the United States. Wikipedia We have to give props to the musicians that made all this possible! Standing in the Shadows of Motown -- The Funk Brothers , Motown -- The Funk Brothers -- Film Documentary Soundtrack. In 1959, Berry Gordy gathered the best musicians from Detroit's thriving jazz and blues s...

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  • Journalists and Reporters

    Journalists and Reporters A journalist collects, writes, and distributes news and other information. A journalist's work is referred to as journalism . A reporter is a type of journalist who researches, writes, and reports information to present in sources, conduct interviews, engage in research, and make reports. The term journalist may include various types of editors, editorial writers...

  • Rhythm and Blues Vocal Groups of New York City

    The main information and outline is from "They All Sang On The Corner: A Second Look at New York City's Rhythm and Blues Vocal Groups," by Philip Groia; Published by Phillie Dee Enterprises, Inc., Port Jefferson, New York, 1983, Tenth Printing, October 2005. The bulk of these groups existed from the early 1950s until around 1970. Wikipedia Halloween 1954 How It All Began Roots of the Rh...

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  • University of Virginia

    of Virginia=The University of Virginia (often abbreviated as UVA, UVa, or Virginia) is a public research university in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. It was conceived and designed by U.S. President Thomas Jefferson, and established in 1819. UVA's initial Board of Visitors included former Presidents of the United States Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe. Monroe owned t...

  • United States Navy

    This project is intended for all Naval personnel. Please feel free to include any that served the United States in this capacity from 1786 to Present. A separate project has been set up for those that served in the Continental Navy 1775 - 1785 . The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the Uni...

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    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...

  • Hämeenkylän Tilat

    Projektin tarkoituksena on kerätä kaikki Hämeenkylän tilat samaan paikkaan Böhle Nybys Labbas Tuomela Gållaksen kantatalo

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Boer Casualties

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Boer Casualties This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) Boers . This is a place where we can add information about Boer casualties of the Anglo-Boer War, somewhere to assemble profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about them. According top the Encyclopaedia Britannica nearly 100,000 live...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer war (1899-1902) Killed in action

    Anglo Boere Ooorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Killed in Action in South Africa Aim of this Project is to link as many profiles on Geni as well as add those not on Geni and try and build them into our world tree In the last few years of the 19th Century, British Imperialism and Afrikaner Nationalism came into conflict with each other. This resulted in the Anglo Boer War of 1899-1902. The ...

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