Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • 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,...

  • Doubell Genealogy of South Africa

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

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  • 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...

  • Hanks / Hankins / Hawkins Families

    The parentage of President Abraham Lincoln's mother, Nancy Hanks Lincoln, has long been a genealogical puzzle. Let's give it a go at sorting out known facts from myths ... and while we're at it, documenting and correctly aligning the family trees of the Hanks and Hankins / Hawkins. Scope of Project starting with the profile here and seeing where it takes us ... Overview General No...

  • 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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  • Gray's Inn

    The Honourable Society of Gray's Inn, commonly known as Gray's Inn, is one of the four Inns of Court (professional associations for barristers and judges) in London. To be called to the Bar and practise as a barrister in England and Wales, an individual must belong to one of these Inns. Located at the intersection of High Holborn and Gray's Inn Road in Central London, the Inn is both a professi...

  • 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....

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Jewish Families from Prague

    This project seeks to reconstruct the Jewish population of Prague in the late 18th and 19th centuries. In the public tree on Geni, it is possible to link up all of the major Prague families. You can find a list of Prague Jewish surnames from Alexander Beider's work . You will notice that many of them are rather uncommon today, but very distinctive for Prague, such as the possessive patro- and...

  • Leslie Ann

    About me: Wife, mother, grandmother, domestic engineer, and serious genealogy and family history addict. About my projects: When I first discovered Geni projects I was excited. A gathering place for ancestors with the same background, occupation, or talent,etc. A place where you can learn who else shared the same journey or tragedy as your ancestor. You can even discover that someone else...

  • 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 family h...

  • Jewish Families of Bratislava (Pressburg, Pozsony), Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the jewish families form Bratislava, Slovakia (also knows in German as Pressburg or Preßburg, and in Hungarian as Pozsony). Bratislava is located near the Austrian border on the Danube River. Jews first settled in the city in the late 13th century. Over the years, the Jewish community was expelled from the city on several occasions, specifically in ...

  • Jewish Families from Praha-Libeň (Lieben), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This page seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the Libeň (Lieben) district of Prague in the Czech Republic. Libeň was a separate district and kept separate record books for its Jewish community. For information on Prague, please see the main Prague page Jewish Families from Prague .

  • Poets

    A poet's work can be literal, meaning that his work is derived from a specific event, or metaphorical, meaning that his work can take on many meanings and forms. Poets have existed since antiquity, in nearly all languages, and have produced works that vary greatly in different cultures and time periods. Throughout each civilization and language, poets have used various styles that have changed ...

  • Occupations portal

    Portal to Geni Projects dedicated to "occupations." no profiles please - add profiles to the projects listed below instead Please consider creating occupation sub-portal projects to group together allied occupations. A-Z Index of Geni Projects Last updated 16 July 2015 A Abracadabra.... (magicians and illusionists) Accountants and Bookkeepers Apothecaries Architects Art Co...

  • 17th Century British Politicians

    17th Century British Politicians Pictured right is Matthew Babington of Rothley Temple by Daniel Mytens or one of his followers in 1645 It would be good if when adding a profile to this project you could also add it to the alphabetical listing below. A Col Sir Mathew Appleyard MP Mathew Appleyard MP Anthony Ashley-Cooper 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury Sir Edward Ayscough MP B ...

  • American Revolution: Battle of Brier Creek (March 3, 1779)

    This project is about one of the most important battles in Georgia during the Revolutionary War. Summary Links and Resources Historical step for the Battle of Brier Creek [ "og.shares"%5D&action_ref_map=%5B"fb_cr_n"%5D Battle of Brier Creek Reenactment]

  • New College, Oxford University

    New College, University of Oxford Holywell Street, Oxford Founded by William of Wykeham, Bishop of Winchester, 1379 New College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom. The full name of the college is The Warden and Scholars of St Mary's College of Winchester in Oxford. The College's official name, College of St Mary, is the same as that of the o...

  • Jewish Communities of Slovakia

    This is an umbrella project for all of the Jewish communities of Slovakia. Alistál Banska Bystrica Bardejov Bratislava Dolni Kubin Dunajska Streda Galanta Giraltovce

  • British Politicians

    Umbrella Project for the Politicians of Great Britain. Pictured right: Benjamin Disraeli Please also add profiles to the apporpriate sub-project(s) associated with this umbrella project. Projects under this umbrella: 16th Century Members of Parliament 17th Century Members of Parliament 18th Century Members of Parliament Century Members of Parliament 20th Century Members of Parli...

  • Israeli all Knesset members חברי כל כנסות ישראל

    The Knesset (Hebrew: ‎הכנסת‎ ; lit. the gathering or assembly; Arabic: الكنيست‎) is the unicameral legislature of Israel, located in Givat Ram, Jerusalem. Role in Israeli Government The legislative branch of the Israeli government, the Knesset enacts laws, elects the president and prime ...

  • 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...

  • Notables with disabilities

    Notables with disabilities Definition from the WHO: Disabilities is an umbrella term, covering impairments, activity limitations, and participation restrictions. Impairment is a problem in body function or structure; an activity limitation is a difficulty encountered by an individual in executing a task or action; while a participation restriction is a problem experienced by an individual in ...

  • Jamestown, Virginia 1607-1699

    Jamestown was the first permanent English settlement in what is now the United States, and was named for King James I of England. The Jamestown Settlement was established on the James River about 40 miles upstream from the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay on May 24, 1607. Established by the Virginia Company of London, along with making a profit, the goals of the company were to expand English lands ...

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  • Ambachten & Beroepen

    —WORK-in-PROGRESS—&—COLLEGAE WELKOM—2013-sep-09-ma-03:15+GMT-autumn~time—jM-Vu-JS-PdB—Werk-mee-corrigeer-vul-aan, dus: WELKOM! Want dat kan-&-mag iedere geni-gebruik-st-er, mits met aandacht en zin. Bijv. via profiel-e/o-document-link of met attendering via discussie-bijdrage, hier of op het Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen . Wilt u direct toevoegen, dan ...

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  • Geni's Project Plaza

    Welcome to Geni's Project Plaza pick your table and read through this special menu full of Project ingredients from all over the Big Geni World Tree Bon Apetit! Geni project guidelines This project sets out advice on how to create an effective project, including information on layout, style, and how to make a project clear, precise and relevant to the reader. The following guideline...

  • (David) BANNER

    for Geni’ astics who are into Geni projects creating and designing Here is the How to PimP up your projects with a banner in 10 easy steps. 10 Steps to pasting a banner into your project: First (create) pick your photo/image with these imagesize settings: Width fixed 603 pixels (max.), height 88 pixels (optional)

  • Rijkswaterstaat · the Netherlands · since 1798

    Rijkswaterstaat · the Netherlands De Nederlandse Rijkswaterstaat houdt zich al sinds 1798 bezig met het aanleggen en beheren van water en wegen. De dijken, inpolderingen, kanalen, viaducten en autosnelwegen van Rijkswaterstaat bepalen voor een groot deel de vormgeving van Nederland. In de loop van de tijd is de inrichting van Nederland, maar ook de Rijkswaterstaat-organisatie zelf ster...

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  • Bridgewater College

    [ ]Bridgewater College, is a private, coeducational, four-year liberal-arts college located in Bridgewater, a town in Rockingham County, Virginia, United States. Established in 1880, Bridgewater College admitted women from the time of its founding and was the first private, co-educational, liberal arts college in Virginia to do so.[2]Located in the scenic and historic Shenandoah Valley, Bridgew...

  • United States Army

    [ ] The United States Army (USA) is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces that performs land-based military operations. It is also the largest overall and oldest established branch of the U.S. military, and is one of seven U.S. uniformed services. The modern army has its roots in the Continental Army which was formed on 14 June 1775,[5] to meet the demands of the American Revol...

  • Korean War

    The Korean War (25 June 1950 – armistice signed 27 July 1953) was a conventional war between South Korea, supported by the United Nations, and North Korea, supported by the People's Republic of China (PRC), with military material aid from the Soviet Union. The war was a result of the physical division of Korea by an agreement of the victorious Allies at the conclusion of the Pacific Wa...

  • Rabivere Polli- Jaani järglased.

    Siia projekti on oodatud kõik Polli- Jaani järglased. Polli- Jaan: 4.07.2015 toimub järjekordne Mesila suguvõsa kokkutulek. Kõik kes teavad ennast olevat siia projekti lisatud isikute järglased, on oodatud ka kokkutulekule. Lähem info: ja -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • 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...

  • Jewish Families of Tučapy, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to document the Jewish families of Tučapy (Tabor, Bohemia, Czech Republic) using the Census and Familianten records, surviving Jewish vital records of Tučapy and other sources. 1793 Census of the Jews of Bohemia (excerpt from Soupis zidovskych rodin v Cechach z roku 1793 . Statni ustredni archiv v Praze. Vol. III) contains 34 families and 3 houses where other ...

  • Saarde kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Saarde kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. Pilte Saarde kalmistult Agnes Valgiste Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasi...

  • 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...

  • Jewish Celebrity Birthday Calendar

    Birthdays of famous Jews throughout history. The project also includes people with Jewish ancestry (usually at least one Jewish grandparent). Generally, the project includes people with a Wikipedia page or an entry in the Jewish Encyclopedia or Jewish Women's Archive . Bold names are already on Geni and connected to the World Family Tree . Italicized names are on Geni but not yet connected to t...

  • Notables of Native American Background

    What is a "notable?". "worthy of notice"; that is, "significant, interesting, or unusual enough to deserve attention or to be recorded". Notable in the sense of being "famous", or "popular"—although not irrelevant—is secondary. So let's celebrate our indigenous peoples (American Indian, First Nations, Aleuts, Caribbean Islands, Central and South American tribal peoples ... ) and...

  • Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska

    Notables among the Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska. The Aleut (Unangax̂) and Alutiiq (Sugpiaq), are south and southwest Alaska, maritime peoples, both with similar cultures and spoken dialects from the same language family, although not mutually intelligible. They are also considered unrelated, although there has been a significant amount of marriages between the groups, resulting in some...

  • 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...

  • Notable American Jews

    American Jews , also known as Jewish Americans , are American citizens of the Jewish faith or Jewish ethnicity. The Jewish community in the United States is composed predominantly of Ashkenazi Jews who emigrated from Central and Eastern Europe, and their U.S.-born descendants. A minority from all Jewish ethnic divisions are also represented, including Sephardi Jews, Mizrahi Jews, and a number o...

  • Capesthorne Hall, Cheshire, England

    Capesthorne Hall, Cheshire, England Capesthorne Hall , one of the premier country houses in Cheshire, stands at Siddington in East Cheshire which is five miles west of Macclesfield. The hall has been the family home of the Bromley-Davenport family since 1726. The house was originally of seven bays, and built for John Ward by Francis Smith in 1732/3. The house was remodelled for Edward Davie...

  • Castle Park, Cheshire, England

    Castle Park House Castle Park House is a former country house surrounded by extensive grounds in the market town of Frodsham in Cheshire, England. It is built on the site of Frodsham Castle, and originates from the late 18th century. It was extended in the 1850s, and its gardens were laid out by Edward Kemp. The house passed into the ownership of the local council, and is used for a variety o...

  • Jewish Families from Louny (Laun), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Louny (Laun) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • American Civil War

    The American Civil War (1861–1865), also referred to as the War Between the States or simply the Civil War, was a civil war fought in the United States of America. In response to the election of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, 11 southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America ("the Confederacy"); the o...

  • Altavilla Milicia, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

    There are a number of people that have spent significant time researching people from Altavilla Milicia....viewing records on microfilm or viewing some of the more recent Altavilla records online, etc. The families of Altavilla Milicia overlap in many ways. Geni.com and this and project is a great way for us to work together and combine all our research in one place and build an amazing tree ...

  • The Civil War in New Mexico

    Open to all Descendants of Union and Confederate, Hispanic or Anglo Soldiers. The New Mexico Territory, which included the states of New Mexico, Arizona as well as the southern part of Nevada and later became States in the US played a role in the Trans-Mississippi Theater of the American Civil War. Both Confederate and Union governments claimed jurisdiction and territorial authority over it. ...

  • Illinois in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Illinois who served in the Union Army.

  • 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...

  • Maritz Rebellie 15 September 1914 - 4 Februarie 1915

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Date 15 September 1914 – 4 February 1915 Die 1914-rebellie was ‘n Suid-Afrikaanse opstand wat in 1914 plaasgevind het. Ten spyte van die stigting van die Unie van Suid-Afrika het aansienlike verbittering weens die Tweede Vryheidsoorlog in die hart van baie Afrikaners bly voortleef. Toe Groot-Brittanje in 1914 oorlog teen Duitsland verklaa...

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  • ALUMNI ‧ Gymnasium HAGANUM ‧ Schoolgenoten

    Schoolgenoten ‧ ALUMNI ‧ Gymnasium HAGANUM OVERIGE dhr. BLOK - concierge=claviger dhr. xxx - amanuensis dhr. abc - conrector RECTORES c.1327-1331 : Bertoldus ~ Bartoud ~ Bartold · x · 13xx-1378 : Claes OMMELOOP ~ Ommeloep · x · circa..1378 : Dirk VOPPENZOON ~ Voppenz. · x · 1522-1528 : Willem de VOLDER ~ Guglielmus ...

  • Teises maailmasõjas hukkunud Eesti Laskurkorpuse võitlejad

    Projekti eesmärk on moodustada grupp nendest inimestest, kes jätsid oma elu Eesti Laskurkorpuse ridades. Kindlasti peaks silmas pidama, et 1941 mobilisatsiooni järel töölaagrites hukkunud ei kuulu laskurkorpuslaste hulka. Nende teemat peab käsitlema täiesti eraldi.

  • Ålands och Södra Finlands Båtsmanskompani

    Södra Finlands Båtsmanskompani verkade under svenska tiden som en del av indelningsverket. Båtsmännen var rotesoldater. Det ständiga båtsmanshållet i Finland började år 1623. Av de fyra båtsmanskompanier som då sattes upp, var tre stycken finska. Dete var Nylands kompani, Åbo läns kompani och Åla...

  • Families & farms on Korpo (Väståboland)

    The target is to create a list of the villages and old farms on Korpo and mention at least one farmer at each farm as a link to a Geni profile. We hope it will help at merging profiles and trees. Books by Kurt V. Michelsson: Korpo Kyrklandet Norrskata i ord och bild Lotsarnas Lohm Finnöholmarna Aspö Nästgrannas Daniel Isaacsson f. 1706 (Nagu) Eric Da...

  • Tahaks leida oma esivanemaid

    Siia projekti on oodatud kõik, kel on soov leida oma või mõne oma sugulase esivanemaid ja kõik kes neid esimesi sooviks aidata OSalemiseks: lisa siia isik, kellele soovid esivanemaid leida (nii saab vaid lahkunutega teha) alusta projekti arutelu (diskussiooni) ja lisa kindlasti viited isikutele või nimed või maksimaalselt andmeid, mis või...

  • BAILLIE Family

    Research into the BAILLIE branch of the family tree.

  • RODGER Family

    Research into the RODGER branch of the family tree.

  • Wicked Wiki

    This Wicked project explains How text look like after you hit the Edit button of your project. We call this computer/editing language: Wiki Markup (also known as Wikitext language and Wikicode ) This is a simplified language used for layout tools at wiki-based websites such as Wikipedia and Geni. Screenshot Description menu:

  • Jewish Families from Krušovice (Kruschowitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Krušovice (Kruschowitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jewish families from Rakovnik (Rakonitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Rakovnik (Rakonitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. David Kohn Simon Kohn Rabbi Max Perutz Samuel Kohn Leopold Pereles Bedrich Arnstein Adolf Engel Julius Fried Hugo Reimann Charlotte Perutz Hermine Taussig Rudo Masarek

  • 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...

  • Introduksjon til Geni.com - norsk

    I Norway 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 til andre brukere slik at informasjonen her når ut til flest mulig brukere som ...

  • Pawang Ali

    Salasilah Pawang Ali

  • THOMSON Family

    Research into the THOMSON branch of the family tree.

  • HAMILTON Family

    Research into the HAMILTON branch of the family tree.

  • Mormon Pioneers 1856

    1856 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1856 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • 35th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy

    35th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy Jerusalem, Ramada Hotel, 6-10 July 2015. Conference Details IAJGS 2015 Jerusalem Subscribing to Discussions Geni Israel Israel Projects Portal ------------------------------------- Please add your name to this alphabetic list with a live link if you plan to attend. Geni Jerusalem Conf...

  • Rothschild Hospital

    The Rothschild Hospital , named after its founder Baron Anselm von Rothschild , was the hospital of the Israelitische Kultusgemeinde in Vienna, Austria from its opening in 1873 until its closure by the Nazis in 1943. After World War II, it served as a hospital for sick and infirm displaced persons, housing as many as 600 refugees.The building on Währinger Gürtel 97, built by the a...

  • Salzburg Displaced Persons Camps

    The purpose of this project is to keep track of all of the profiles of displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors who were residents of one of the following camps, which were located in Salzburg , Austria, Riedenburg, Camp Herzl (Franz-Josefs-Kaserne), Camp Mülln, Bet Bialik, Bet Trumpeldor, and New Palestine.

  • Strobl Displaced Persons Camp

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the profiles of displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors who were residents of the Strobl Displaced Persons Camp. This camp was located in Strobl , Austria.

  • Saalfelden Displaced Persons Camp

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the profiles of displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors who were residents of the Saalfelden Displaced Persons Camp. This camp was located in Saalfelden , Austria.

  • Aachen Displaced Persons Camp

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the profiles of displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors who were residents of the Aachen Displaced Persons Camp. This camp was located in Aachen , Germany.

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

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

  • Oregon Pioneers

    Oregon Pioneers will include those who emigrated to the Oregon Territory prior to the arrival of the railroad in 1872. The Oregon Genealogical Society has issued Pioneer Certificates to persons proving to be directly descended from a person who was residing in Oregon, or the Oregon Territory, prior to 1872 when the railroad arrived in Oregon. The Territory of Oregon was an organized incorpora...

  • British Migration - Main Page

    British Migration - Main Page The object of this project is to provide an index to the numerous projects dealing with this subject and also to give an overview of migration to and from Britain. The aim is also to provide links to resources and further reading available to researchers; contributions are very welcome! Please add projects to the relevant Sections and help researchers by adding l...

  • The Great Kashubian Migration

    In the mid-1800s Kashubians migrated for economic reasons. After the Franco-Prussian War and the unification of Germany under Bismarck, Kashubians were met with institutionalized hostility. Life was very harsh for the Kashubs. It was illegal to use Polish or Kashubian in public, especially in church. Many priests were imprisoned or exiled. Churches were left with no parish priests. As a result,...

  • New Zealand Politicians

    List of New Zealand politicians, all parties. Picture: Michael Joseph Savage the first Labour Prime Minister of New Zealand. He was given the title New Zealander of the Century by The New Zealand Herald in 1999.

  • Organists

    An organist is a musician who plays any type of organ. An organist may play solo organ works, play with an ensemble or orchestra, or accompany one or more singers or instrumental soloists. In addition, an organist may accompany congregational hymn-singing and play liturgical music. The majority of organists, amateur and professional, are principally involved in church music. The pipe organ st...

  • Lighter Side of Genealogy

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

  • Americans in World War I

    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 Interesting Americans with WW1 Connections Alice Bright, Lady Lowther , was the joint hon. secretary of the American Women’s Wa...

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  • Jewish Families of Frankfurt am Main, Germany

    This project concerns the 625 Jewish families identified in Alexander Dietz 's Stammbuch der Frankfurter Juden (1907). Many gravestones from the Frankfurt Jewish cemeteries are available online at Steinheim Institut . Also available online is Ele Toldot (These are the Generations) , a collection of transcriptions of genealogical records of the Jewish community of Frankfurt am Main, made by th...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • DNA Primer - A portal for genetic genealogy

    Genetic genealogy is a hot topic, but many people are put off by the learning curve. This is a place to get answers to your questions. This project is sponsored by Geni's curators to provide a very brief introduction to the complex field of genetic genealogy. There are three sub-projects: yDNA Haplogroups for paternal tests mtDNA Haplogroups for maternal tests DNA Testing for more i...

  • Family Hero:: The First Responders

    This project is created to recognize and honor 'First Responders' in our families --- sometimes risking their lives to save others. First Responders --- An 'employee of an emergency service who is likely to be among the first people to arrive at and assist at the scene of an emergency, such as an accident, natural disaster, or terrorist attack. First responders typically include police, firef...

  • 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...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Angra do Heroísmo ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Angra do Heroísmo to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrantes portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de ANGRA DO HEROÍSMO . Agostinho Machado Fagundes (Santa Luzia, Angra do Heroísmo, Ilha Terceira, Açores, Portugal, c. 1642 - Brasil, c. 1718) casad...

  • 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...

  • Distinguished Service Order Recipients

    (Level 2 Gallantry Award)The D.S.O. was instituted by Royal Warrant on 6th September 1886.The D.S.O. was originally instituted as an award for officers of the British Army and Commonwealth Forces, usually at the rank of Major. It was, however, also awarded to officers at a rank above or below Major. The D.S.O. could be awarded for an act of meritorious or distinguished service in wartime and us...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - New Zealand

    When the United Kingdom declared war on Germany at the start of the First World War, the New Zealand government followed without hesitation, despite its geographic isolation and small population. It was believed at the time that any declaration of war by the United Kingdom automatically included New Zealand. The total number of New Zealand troops and nurses to serve overseas in 1914–19...

  • World War I - Veterans and Survivors

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

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  • World War I

    World War I ( WWI ) was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. It was predominantly called the World War or the Great War from its occurrence until the start of World War II in 1939, and the First World War or World War I thereafter. It involved all the world's great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies (based o...

  • Notables of World War I

    World War I (WWI) , predominantly called the World War or the Great War was a major war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. It involved all the world's great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies (based on the Triple Entente of the United Kingdom, France and Russia) and the Central Powers (originally centred around the Tri...

  • 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...

  • 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

  • Unconnected Trees

    Key Profiles Two separate lists - please add each profile to both - the 1st in alphabetical order by SURNAME, and 2nd in alphabetical order by COUNTRY of BIRTH. (This may be harder to establish and may have to go under more than one country in some cases). Please use the format used below. The numbers in the [square brackets] are [Family tree/Blood relatives] Alphabetical order by surname...

  • BillionGraves Team Portal

    billiongraves.com/geni Welcome to the BillionGraves Team Portal! This is the home base for Geni users who want to help with the collaborative effort between Geni and BillionGraves to help photograph and transcribe all the world's gravestones in order to preserve them and their information for future generations. Any and all Geni users who wish to participate in any w...

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