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  • Cover of Time magazine

    Time was first published in 1923. As Time became established as one of the United States' leading newsmagazines, an appearance on the cover of Time became an indicator of a person's notability, fame or notoriety. Cover of Time magazine ( Project Photo from Time Magazine cover February 21, 2011 ) Lists of People on the Cover of Time Magazine List of People on the Cover of Time Ma...

  • 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...

  • Circle of USA ‧ Texas

    Circle of USA ‧ Texas❜s other STATES of the United : Circle❜s of the USA ‧ to communicate with family-genealogists —Alabama— —Alaska— —Arizona— —Arkansas— —Californië— —Colorado— —Connecticut— —Delaware— —Florida— —Georgi...

  • Nottinghamshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Nottinghamshire Image right - Redhill Cemetery nr Arnold The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monumental inscriptio...

  • Workshop - From Laupheim to Hollywood - 1724-1942

    Work in Progress Birth (1724) and annihilation (1942) of a Jewish community Migration flow - reconstruction attempt 1724-1730 The first 4 families... Leopold Jakob Joseph Schlesinger Leopold Weil (from Buchau) David Obernauer (from Grundsheim) 1730-1754 Community of 27 families, coming from... Fellheim Fischach Illeraichheim Ederheim in Ries... Some new ...

  • WW1 Roll of Honour - New Zealand

    The outbreak of world war one took more than 100,000 New Zealanders overseas, or ten percent of the then population of one million, of which more than 18,000 died and over 40,000 were wounded. Nearly every New Zealand family was affected. Anzac Day on the 25th of April marks the anniversary of the first campaign that led to major casualties for Australian and New Zealand forces during the Fir...

  • Indian Wars

    Indian Wars is the name used in the United States to describe a series of conflicts between White settlers or the federal government and the native peoples of North America. (This is a Master Project. We need help with expanding and fleshing out this project!) The wars were the result of the arrival of European colonizers who continuously expanded their territory pushing the indigenous popula...

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  • American Old West

    Designed to capture contributors and participants in America's expansion westward from the east coast. Including politicians, newsmen, explorers, founding fathers, frontiersmen, mountainmen, railroadmen, lawmen, outlaws, gunfighters, etc. Notables of the American Old West Artists Frederic Remington - Artist who specialized in the American Old West Explorers Sacajawea , Shoshone ...

  • 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...

  • Cambridge University Alumni

    Please add known Cambridge alumni to this project. Collaborators, feel free to update the project, add resources ... And more collaborators. University of Cambridge The University of Cambridge (informally known as "Cambridge University" or simply as "Cambridge") is a collegiate research university located in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom. Originally founded in 1209, it is the secon...

  • Notable Educators

    Educators Image Right - Aristotle ((384 BC – 322 BC) An educator is a person who teaches, informs or inspires others. Please add information about educators of renown to the list below. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in bold . To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join t...

  • 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,...

  • 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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  • Svenska apotekare

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

  • 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...

  • Polish settlers in South Africa (1652-1910)

    Among the first European settlers in South Africa (Cape Colony) the greatest number came from The Netherlands, France and Germany. Poles, alongside the British, Scandinavians and Portuguese were less numerous, but would also come into the area later on. Up to the end of the 18th century, the ancestors of such contemporary Afrikaner families as Drosky, Jankowitz, Knoop, Kroll, Kube, Troskie, Sch...

  • 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...

  • 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...

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  • 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...

  • J2a1a (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup J2a1a or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. Defining Mutations (to be added) Origin Haplogroup J has an estimated age of about 45,000 years. In his popular book The Seven Daughters of Eve , Bryan Sykes named the originator of this mtDNA haplogroup Jasmine . Distribut...

  • Jewish Families from Lviv (Lemberg, Lvov), Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Lemberg/Lviv now in the Ukraine, formerly Galicia. Lemberg Ghetto Lemberg on JewishGen Lemberg in Jewish Encyclopedia LEMBERG (Polish, Lwow): Table of Contents Karaites. Taxes and Business Restrictions. Protection of the Magistracy. Institutions. Capital of Galicia, Austria; 180 miles east of Cracow and 60...

  • 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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  • Israel Prizes - פרסי ישראל

    The Israel Prize (Hebrew: פרס ישראל‎) is an award handed out by the State of Israel and is largely regarded as the state's highest honor. It is presented annually, on Israeli Independence Day, in a state ceremony in Jerusalem, in the presence of the president, the prime minister, the speaker of the Knesset (Israel's legislature), an...

  • Kuusalu kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Kuusalu kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. Asukoht kaardil Otsing Find A Grave andmebaasis NB! Andmebaas u...

  • Working with Projects

    Working with Projects Officially, projects are collections of profiles, typically tied together with a project overview page. Projects can be created for a surname, an event, or a topic - anything that connects a number of profiles together. Unofficially, projects can be used also to provide portals for regional genealogy projects, information about genealogical standards, tutorials, and ju...

  • Curator test project

    Objective is to test and best understand how projects work & improve our working with them. See the associated project due notice:As this is a test, odd results are expected ...

  • Svenska Apotek 1500-1900

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

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  • Laemmle's List

    Under Construction For a background on the life and work of Carl Laemmle, see Wikipedia... For Carl Laemmle's role in saving jews from Germany, see the New York Times... In German, "Carl Laemmle und Deutschland" , by Dr. Udo Bayer. Note: This page is under construction. Its aim is to build a repository of the individuals and families that Carl Laemmle was able to take out of Germany...

  • Cordwainers

    Please add your shoemaking ancestor profiles: must be set to public. Project collaborators, please feel free to update the project page, add resources, documents, and images ... and invite more collaborators. What is a Cordwainer? from The Honorable Cordwainer's Company An Ancient Calling The term "cordwainer" is an Anglicization of the French word cordonnier, which means shoemaker, int...

  • Northamptonshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Northamptonshire Image right - Rushden Cemetery The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monumental inscriptions or pag...

  • 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...

  • Emigrants from Åland Islands

    List of persons from Åland islands that moved out before 1920 to Sweden, USA, Australia, Finland, Canada or unknown places. Looking forward to get in contact with the desendants of thise persons. Om ni vet om någon peson som emigrerade från Åland så är ni välkomna att ansluta personen till detta projekt. Åland Islands Emigrant Instit...

  • 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. Perekond Vadi August Boriss Vadi teenis...

  • British Peers and Baronets

    The British Peers and Baronets Project seeks to bring together all persons in (or from) the United Kingdom with hereditary titles, excluding monarchs (who are already compiled under the " English and British Monarchs " Project). The term "British" in this context is understood to include all titled peers and baronets in the United Kingdom (this includes all of Great Britain -- England, Scotla...

  • Order of the British Empire O.B.E.

    The Order of the British Empire Project photo: Grand Cross's star of the Order of the British Empire. The Order of the British Empire recognises distinguished service to the arts and sciences, public services outside the Civil Service and work with charitable and welfare organisations of all kinds. It was created during the First World War in 1917 by George V. The King recognised the ne...

  • Centenarians

    Centenarians 100 ~ hundred ~ C ~ hundert ~ Jahrigen~Centenaires~Signerad EN : Until recently, living to 100 was considered a rare phenomenon. Within the past few years, however, with several hundred people reaching the century mark each month, scientists and laypeople alike are beginning to look upon these oldest of the old as beacons guiding us to a new, longer lived age. DE : Bis vor ...

  • Old families of Lancashire

    Old families of Lancashire This project will include profiles of and lists of families living in Lancashire pre 1600. GARDNER A form of Gardiner an occupational name from the Middle English and Old Northern French word 'gard' meaning enclosure. A cultivator of edible produce not flowers. French form is Jardinier. Italian form Giardinaro. Portuguese form Jardim. German form Gartner and Lower...

  • Juan Carlos Pizarro Müller

    Arbol genealogico de los Pizarro de Villacastín-Trujillo-Conquistadores-Fundadores y Colonizadores.-

  • Jewish Celebrity Birthdays

    Birthdays of famous Jews throughout history. January 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 February 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Maria Altmann 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 March 1 2 3 4 John Garfie...

  • Clan Gunn

    The Clan Gunn Project==This project is for users researching the Scottish clan Sinclair, its history, and descendants.== Clan Gunn ==* Current Chief: None. Pending a decision of Lyon Court the clan is led by Iain Alexander Gunn of Banniskirk, Commander* Gaelic Name: Guinne* Crest Badge: A hand clasping a sword proper (not official)* Plant Badge: Juniper* Motto: Aut pax aut bellum (English: Eith...

  • Yahrzeit Project

    RBeginning 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--- HaR...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Daughters

    Appropriate Profiles This project is designed to link all proven DAR Daughters. It would be beneficial to potential Daughters and researchers to include the patriot's ancestor number somewhere in the "About Me" section of the daughter's profile along with their DAR member number. If you do not know the patriot's ancestor number, you can find it on this website . Daughters with More than Fiv...

  • Clan Forbes

    Clan Forbes ☀☀☀ Officially registered clan, with Clan Chief, registered with the Lord Lyon Court. Contributors/contributions welcome - but please do not copy and paste Wiki!! Please join the project and add information if you can. Crest/Badge Gaelic Name: Foirbeis Motto: Grace me Guide Origin of Tartan: Name Variations: Lands Aberdeenshire Seat:...

  • Hrvatski portal / Geni Croatia

    Hrvatski Portal / Croatia Portal Novosti 26 Travnja (ove subote) 3. hrvatska rodoslovna konferencija u Zagrebu ----- page 1 page 2 Važni linkovi / Important links Kako koristiti projekte / How to work with projects Hrvatske crkvene knjige dostupne preko Interneta - pogledajte / Croatian church books available on the Internet Croatia Church Books 1516-1949

  • Sinclair Family

    The Clan Sinclair Project This project is for users researching the Scottish clan Sinclair, its history, and descendants. Clan Sinclair Current Chief: The Rt. Hon. Malcolm Ian Sinclair The 20th Earl of Caithness Gaelic Name: Mac na Ceardadh or Singlear Crest Badge: A cock rampant Plant Badge: Whin Motto: Commit thy work to God War Cry: Lands: Rosslyn, Caithness, Orkney ...

  • Clan Shaw

    The Clan Shaw Project==This project is for users researching the Scottish clan Shaw, its history, and descendants.== Clan Shaw ==* Current Chief: John Charles Shaw of Tordarroch, 22nd Chief * Gaelic Name: Na Siach, or Mhic Sheaghd* Crest Badge: A dexter arm, the hand holding the dagger in pale proper* Plant Badge: Red Whortleberry or Boxwood (By old tradition, also a sprig of fir)* Motto: Fide...

  • 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...

  • Ancient Rome

    Ancient Rome was a civilization that grew out of a small agricultural community, founded on the Italian Peninsula as early as the 10th century BCE. Located along the Mediterranean Sea, and centered at the city of Rome, it became one of the largest empires in the ancient world. In its centuries of existence, Roman civilization shifted from a monarchy to an oligarchic republic to an increasingl...

  • Schippers in Noord-Oost Nederland in vorige eeuwen

    In eerste instantie het inventariseren van de eigenaren van binnenvaartschepen, en diegenen met beroep schipper, in vorige eeuwen in de provincies Groningen, Friesland, Drenthe en Overijssel. Overgenomen uit een pagina op de website (genealogische homep∂age van John de Goede SCHIPPERSINDEX VERSIE 25-1-2006 Voor details zie de hoofd-database Hoogeveen/Zuidwolde —A— ...

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  • Famous South Africans

    A project intended to record all the famous South Africans on our Geni tree: from writers, to statesmen & women, to sports heroes. Hierdie Projek is bedoel om al die bekende Suid-Afrikaners aan te teken op ons Geni boom: van skrywers, tot staatshoofde en vroue, tot sport helde. (1) How to Add a Profile to a Project Page (2) Suggested Letter to Profile Managers of Profiles added to this ...

  • London - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of London Image Right - Bow Cemetery Please also see the following related Projects: Abney Park Abney Park Cemetery Billion Graves Brompton Highgate Kensal Green Nunhead West Norwood

  • Westminster Abbey Burials and Memorials

    Scope of project This project identifies people buried in Westminster Abbey, as well as individuals memorialized there. References Wikipedia contributors. " Burials and memorials in Westminster Abbey ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Famous People & The Abbey ", Westminster Abbey

  • Greater Manchester (Lancashire) - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Greater Manchester (Lancashire) Image Right - Southern Cemetery, Manchester ...a large municipal cemetery in Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Greater Manchester Please update this project by adding links to any available monumental inscriptions or noting which cemeteries have been added to either the Billion Graves or Find a Grave, or when they...

  • The Carter Family "The First Family of Country Music"

    The Carter Family was a traditional American folk music group that recorded between 1927 and 1956. Their music had a profound impact on bluegrass, country, Southern Gospel, pop and rock musicians as well as on the U.S. folk revival of the 1960s. They were the first vocal group to become country music stars. Their recordings of songs such as "Wabash Cannonball", "Can the Circle Be Unbroken", "Wi...

  • Black Hawk War 1865-1872

    The United States Vs The Ute , Paluite , Navajo and Apache The Black Hawk War , or Black Hawk's War, from 1865 to 1872, is the name of the estimated 150 military engagement between Mormon settlers in the Four Corners region and members of the Ute, Paiute, Apache and Navajo tribes, led by a local Ute chief, Antonga Black Hawk. The conflict resulted in the abandonment of some settlements and ...

  • 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...

  • Pioneers of California

    California Pioneers will include those who emigrated to California prior to the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad in 1869 . Although California was admitted to the Union in 1850, travel between California and the rest of the continental U.S. remained time consuming and dangerous. Once the Transcontinental Railroad was completed, hundreds of thousands of U.S. citizens came west, markin...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1853

    1853 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1853 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Canadian Jewish History

    Canadian Jewry Notable Canadian Jews Canada: jewish Family History Research Guide History of Jews in Canada Wikipedia List of Famous Canadian Jews JewishGen - Canada The Jewish Historical Society of Western Canada The Canadian Jewish Heritage Network Toronto Jewish Community JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA Montreal Jewish Community Jewish Genealogical Socie...

  • 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) ...

  • 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 ...

  • Dutch Diaspora - Farewell Holland

    Farewell Holland Aim of this project This project functions as a research tool for users with relatives who originated from the Netherlands but also as a collection of profiles of the people who did leave to start a new life abroad. Please feel free to add profiles of the Dutch families or descendants to the project, ideally with a small note in the about section of the profile ...

  • American Revolutionary War, Maryland 400

    List of Known Maryland 400 Soldiers On Aug. 27, 1776, the first major battle of the Revolutionary War was fought at Brooklyn, N.Y. Known as the Battle of Brooklyn or the Battle of Long Island, it was where Maryland would earn her nickname ‘‘The Old Line State.” Few are aware that the war could have ended that day had it not been for the ‘‘Maryland 400 ...

  • Podaca

    Podaca is a village located on the southern part of Makarska Riviera, beneath Biokovo, 35 km away from Makarska. It is made of three parts: Kapec, Viskovica vala and Ravanje. Nowadays, Podaca as a part of the Makarska littoral is completely oriented towards tourism. There are about 660 inhabitants living at Podaca mainly engaged in tourism. The locality has available about 1100 beds in privat...

  • Jewish families from Kutná Hora, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Kutná Hora in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Maxwell - Earl of Nithsdale and Lords Herries of Terregles

    Maxwell - Earl of Nithsdale and Lords Herries of TerreglesThe coat of arms relates to the Earl of Nithsdale.Inco-ordination with "The History Link" project, you can search your ancestry and see if you are related to the Maxwell Earls and Lords of Scotland.Please add the profiles to this project to facilitate this. No other work is required of you. If you want to add infromation to this project,...

  • Popular Indian Personalities

    Prominent Indian Personalities Dr.K.P.P.Nambiar Mahatma Gandhi Indira Gandhi Sonia Gandhi Rahul Gandhi Motilal Nehru Kamala Nehru Pandit Jawaharial Nehru

  • 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

  • Entertainment industry people

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

  • 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;...

  • 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...

  • The Hollywood Walk of Fame

    The entertainment industry has provided the world with film, television and music for decades. In 1958, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce began honoring those individuals who have made significant contribution to the media with stars on Hollywood Blvd. at Highland Avenue. Since then, over two thousand stars have been placed on the Walk of Fame recognizing individuals, both living and deceased, ...

  • Wyoming Governors

    Wyoming Governors===List of Governors of Wyoming==

  • The Kentucky Migration 1780 - 1820

    The Kentucky Migration The first serious explorations of the Kentucky territory by English colonists had begun around 1750, and it was found that the area was not generally inhabited by Indians, but was used primarily as a hunting ground by Indian tribes living along the tributaries north of the Ohio River and by the southern Cherokee tribes. Negotiations with the Indians for white settlement...

  • Jewish families from Kolin, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Kolin, Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Tweede Kamer der Staten-Generaal

    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 Mattheüs AALBERSE ‧ 1910-1989 ‧ Simon Jakob Levie van AALTEN jr. ‧ 1863-1928 ‧ Wil...

  • 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...

  • Born in Edsleskog

    Project goal To find all profiles of people born in Edsleskog between 1786 and 1920. And examine their relations to each other. Project description Assign profiles to the this project where birthplace has been specified to a certain cottage or village in the parish of Edsleskog and birthdate is verified from birth record books. Always add a short description of birth date and birth date t...

  • California Gold Rush

    The Gist: All people associated with the California Gold Rush era. Brief History In January of 1848, James Marshall had a work crew camped on the American River at Coloma near Sacramento. The crew was building a saw mill for John Sutter. On the cold, clear morning of January 24, Marshall found a few tiny gold nuggets. Thus began one of the largest human migrations in history as a half-mil...

  • The Hollywood Blacklist

    "The Hollywood blacklist—as the broader entertainment industry blacklist is generally known—was the mid-20th-century practice of denying employment to screenwriters, actors, directors, musicians, and other U.S. entertainment professionals because of their suspected political beliefs or associations. Artists were barred from work on the basis of their alleged membership in or sympa...

  • Cheshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Cheshire Image right - St. James and St. Paul of Marton - Oldest Timber Framed Church in Europe The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links t...

  • Cannes Film Festival

    Festival de Cannes . Ce projet met en honneur tous les films gagnants de la Palme d'or du Festival de Cannes , ainsi que leurs réalisateurs et les présidents du jury, depuis la création du Festival en 1946. This project honors the movies that won the Golden Palm of the Cannes Film Festival , including their directors and the presidents of the jury, since the Festiva...

  • Civil War-Confederate side

    Feel free to add your Ancestor to this project if they fought for the Confederacy during the American Civil War (1861 - 1865). Add no inflammatory comments, be respectful. These are the Men, Fighting for a cause they believed in, that spilled their Blood, to help shape America Divided, into the United States of America. Military: Led by General Robert E. Lee Confederate States of Americ...

  • Burgemeesters in de familie

    —2012-08-24-15:08+GMT-summer-time—jMu—Aanvulleh-Meewerken-Corrigeren? Wekom ! Graag met profiel-e/o-document-links & attendering via discussie-bijdrage. Zodra tenslotte van een genoemde burgemeester het geni-profiel correct is ingevoerd, volstaan hier voor- en achternaam met levensdata en vindt U verdere documentatie in toepasselijke talen in het profiel zelf. De inhoud d...

  • English and British Monarchs

    English and British Monarchs The goal for this project is to collect all profiles of English royality, clean up duplicates and ensure quality of the involved profiles. Kings of England 1 House of Mercia Offa (r. 757-796) 2 House of Wessex Egbert 802-839 Ethelwulf 839-856 Ethelbald 856-860 Ethelbert (r. 860-866) Ethelred (r.866-871) Alfred "The Great" 871-899 Edward...

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  • German / Austro-Hungarian Jewish Soldiers Killed in WWI

    Jewish fighters who served in the German and Austro-Hungarian Army during World War I (1914-1918). When WWI broke out, the Jews, eager to demonstrate their loyalty to their country, rallied to the war effort. They hoped that military service would promote their acceptance into German and Austro-Hungarian society. Some 320,000 Jewish soldiers joined the army---12,000 Jewish soldirs died fi...

  • Jewish Families from Brno (Brünn), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Brno (Brünn) in the Czech Republic. BRNO (Ger. Bruenn), capital of Moravia, Czech Republic. A community was established there in the first half of the 13th century by Jews invited by the margrave of Moravia. A charter granted in 1254 guaranteed protection to Jewish lives and property, fre...

  • Jewish Families from Budapest, Hungary

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Budapest, Hungary. Jewish Families from Budapest Jewish Virtual Library Hungary's capital since 1873, Budapest, united the towns of Buda, Obuda and Pest, each with it's own Jewish community and history. Today, Budapest has one of Eastern Europe's largest Jewish communities with a population of 80,000. History of Buda In med...

  • HistoryLink

    HistoryLink - Free Geni Research Tools History Search will compare your direct ancestors (and their siblings) to projects on Geni that focus on historical or famous individuals. It will list any matches found, the relation, and what projects they belong to. It can also search for master profiles, problem profiles, pending merges, and can create a simple visualization of tree completeness. Not...

  • 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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  • Lid van een RIDDERSCHAP

    Lid van een RIDDERSCHAP De staatkundige invloed van de ADEL kreeg in de Nederlanden 'n eigen karakter doordat edelen zich aaneensloten in RIDDERSCHAPPEN, organen die vanaf de 15e eeuw bestuurlijke status kregen. Dat 'verbond' ontstond zowel in gewestelijk, provinciaal als in stedelijk verban. In 1425 is bijvoorbeeld voor 't eerst sprake van de 'ridderscap uyt Drenthe', aanduiding voor de ge...

  • Scandinavian sagas

    Project Scandinavian sagas This project has as its aim to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information present in the parts of the Saga literature that present a reasonably coherent picture. The sagas we work from are: Snorre's "Ynglingesoga" "Hvorledes Norge ble bygget" fra "Flateyarbok" "Orkneysaga" Landnamabok, heimskringla.no The goal is th...

  • Riga Ghetto גטו ריגה

    The Riga Ghetto was a small area in Maskavas Forštate, neighborhood of Riga, Latvia, designated by the Nazis where Jews from Latvia, and later from Germany, were forced to live during World War II. On October 25, 1941, the Nazis relocated all Jews from Riga and the vicinity to the ghetto while the non-Jewish inhabitants were evicted. Most of the Latvian Jews (about 24,000) were killed ...

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  • Jewish Communities in Bohemia and Moravia, Czech Republic

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

  • United States Governors

    United States Governors In the United States, the title governor refers to the chief executive of each state or insular territory, not directly subordinate to the federal authorities, but the political and ceremonial head of the state. Role and powers The United States Constitution preserves the notion that the country is a federation of semi-sovereign states and that powers not speci...

  • United States House of Representatives from Wyoming

    List of United States Representatives from Wyoming=

  • United States House of Representatives

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

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