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,...

  • Jewish Families from Ivančice (Eibenschütz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Ivančice (Eibenschütz) in today's Czech Republic. IVANCICE (Czech Ivančice [ˈɪvantʃɪtsɛ]; Ger. Eibenschütz, Eibenschitz), town in S. Moravia, Czechoslovakia. According to unattested records Jews built a synagogue there in 956, but documenta...

  • Vallarta Family of the Philippines

    Thank you for your interest. We are still in the process of documenting families and gathering information about the Vallarta familes in the Philippines. If you are a Vallarta, please join the Vallarta Family group on Facebook: [ ] Geographical Distribution Vallarta families in Luzon originated from Nueva Ecija, most of which are still residing in the municipalities of San Isidro, Jaen, L...

  • SmartCopy

    Tool for copying Record and Smart Match profiles from MyHeritage to Geni. Beta testing! HistoryLink SmartCopy is a Google Chrome browser extension for advanced Geni users that allows you to copy information and profiles from MyHeritage Matches . Download SmartCopy Usage & Access The primary use is with a Geni Pro membership and MyHeritage Data subscription .

  • Stolpersteine - Stumbling blocks

    Stolpersteine - Stumbling stones The aim of this project is to collect profiles of persons for whom Stumbling blocks ('Stolpersteine' in German) have been installed in many countries in Europe. History Gunther Demnig, an environmental artist from Cologne, Germany, developed the idea for these memorials in 1993 after having created several Holocaust memorial projects in Europe starting...

  • Torma kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Torma kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. -------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • American slave owners

    American slave owners or slaveholders were owners of slaves in the United States which typically worked either as agriculture laborers or house servants. The practice was common until its abolition in 1865 with the end of the Civil War and the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution. List of notable slave owners For a complete list, please see: American slave owners Pro...

  • 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...

  • South Africa - Profile Guidelines

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

  • 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...

  • Research exchange/Navorsing uitruilskema

    Exchange of death notices and other genealogical sources All researchers spending hours, years and days in Archives have a lot of Research material that they can’t fit into their trees. The Main Aim of this project is To place the names of the countries with the name of the deceased in this project. If anybody feel they can use it, they are free to Contact the holder/...

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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 uuene...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) British Concentration Camps

    Please add Profiles of persons who died in or survived the British "hellcamps" to this project. This project is a tribute to them . Included also British soldiers and doctors stationed in these camps. Note: Please do not add profiles of Boer soldiers interned in POW camps outside South Africa A website with searchable data bases : BCCD To participate in any project - you do need t...

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  • Websites for Jewish Cemeteries

    Links to Jewish Cemeteries With Info/Pictures of Tombstones: UZBEKISTAN "Chagotay" cemetery, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (Russian) "Chagotay" cemetery, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (English) "Textile" cemetery, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (Russian) "Textile" cemetery, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (English)

  • Rhodesian Settlers - Small Trees

    Rhodesian Settlers - Small Trees This project lists small unconnected trees of people who settled in Rhodesia. The starting point for information has been Death Notices as found on the FamilySearch - see the two Zimbabwe links at the bottom of the page. The families have been researched by Annie Kloppers and the profile linked to this project in the hope that in time these will be connected...

  • Rash, & Hammer Family Project

    Scope of Project This project covers these brave Pioneer families who came to settle in Iowa in the early 1800's. It includes many side families married into the family and covers several hundred years. It also covers early beginnings in Massachusetts, Delaware, North Carolina and Tennessee and I'm sure many yet to be discovered locations. Overview The goal of this project is to enlist he...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) IRENE Camp/Kamp

    IRENE Photo with thanks to eGGSA. Follow this link to see all photo's of the camp. People in Camp 10297 Deaths 1610 Irene has received more attention than any other camp, for a number of reasons. Because it was located so close to Pretoria, it was under the eye of the senior camp authorities. The presence of a group of Boer women from Pretoria who nursed in the camp and who ex...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - "Foot Soldiers"

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) "Foot Soldiers" This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) . The main focus of the main project is to feature the prominent figures of the war. This project is a place where we can add information about both British/Colonial and Boer foot soldiers who fought in the Anglo-Boer War, somewhere to assemble profiles of these men who are on G...

  • 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...

  • 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, ...

  • American television actors

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

  • 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...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Brennberg, Hemnes, Nordland, Norge

    Brennberget (felles) Flere matrikkelgarder har Brennberg i navnet, og med forskjellige former: Brennberg 1610, og videre Brenbergh, Bremberg, Brember, Brendber, Brenber, for å ende med Brendberg 1723. Navnet har utvilsomt med brann eller brenning å gjøre, men om det er skogbrann eller brenning i forbindelse med rydning, skal være usagt. I de tidligste skatteliste...

  • 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...

  • Karjaküla kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Karjaküla kalmistu Billiongravesi andmebaasis -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projektiga liituda on võimalik nupu "Tegevused" alt valides "Liitu projektiga" Selle pe...

  • Portal Brasil

    Bem-vindo ao Portal Brasil do Geni. Este projeto é para todos os que estão interessados ​​na genealogia do Brasil e tudo o relacionado com nosso País. Daqui pode-se alcançar facilmente a diferentes projetos relacionados com o Brasil, participar nas discussões e compartilhar informações. Apoio da comunidade Curadores Há ...

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  • Edsleskog birth info missing

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

  • Imigrantes Alemães ao Brasil / German Immigrants to Brazil

    A imigração alemã iniciou-se em 1818 quando os primeiros colonos alemães são mandados para a Bahia. Em 1823, após a independência, foram criados os batalhões de estrangeiros, para garantir a soberania nacional. Então, a busca oficial por colonos (nesta fase, alemães) passou a ser uma política imperial. Em julho de 18...

  • 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

  • Tallinna Rahumäe kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tallinna Rahumäe kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Asukoht kaardil: Rahumäe kalmistu , Rahumäe, Nõmme, Tallinn, Eesti Rahumäe kalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing Haudi a...

  • Familie/Family Janse(n) van Rensburg

    Alternate Spellings : Jans van Rensburg, Janse van Rensburg, Janzen van Rensburg, van Rensburg. In order to maintain consistency the first 5 Generations on Geni use the Janse(n) van Rensburg spelling. Beyond that the name should be spelt as preferred by the families involved. Please do not add all your Janse(n) van Rensburg profiles to this project - only those that there are queries about....

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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...

  • 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...

  • Pairs de France (1179-1790)

    Peers of France . Les pairs de France (ecclésiastiques et laïcs) depuis le couronnement du roi Philippe Auguste jusqu'à l'abolition de la fonction. The Peers of France (clerical and lay) since the crowning of King Philippe Auguste until the abolishment of the position. ____________________________________________________ Introduction (Under Construction) L...

  • Burgemeesters in LIMBURG nl.

    NLD : Politiek ‧ Bestuur ‧ Rechtspraak ‧ BURGEMEESTERS in LIMBURG nl. ‧ Voor Nederlandse burgemeesters in andere provincies zoekt u via Burgemeesters IN • Groningen nl. • Friesland • Drenthe • Overijssel • FLEVOLAND nl. • Gelderland • Utrecht • h Noord-Holland • Zuid-Holland • Zeeland &#x...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Lyon, 1631 & 1632

    In The Planters of the Commonwealth, Banks introduces his passenger list: LYON, William Peirce, Master, sailed from London June 22 [1632] and arrived September 16 [1632] at Boston. 'He brought one hundred and twenty three passengers, whereof fifty children, all in health. They had been twelve weeks aboard and eight weeks from Land's End.' Excerpt from Essex and the Lyon–The peopl...

  • Salty Dogs, Captains, and Mariners

    “Salty Dog” is nautical slang for an experienced sailor who has spent much of their life aboard a ship at sea. A salty dog is often given increased credibility by ship mates in matters pertaining to ship-board life and duties. Also known as an “old salt.” This project will include captains of the following kinds of vessels: Riverboats - A riverboat is a watercr...

  • 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...

  • Bergen-Belsen

    Bergen-Belsen (or Belsen) was a Nazi concentration camp in Lower Saxony in northwestern Germany, southwest of the town of Bergen near Celle. Originally established as the prisoner of war camp Stalag XI-C, in 1943 it became a concentration camp on the orders of Heinrich Himmler, where Jewish hostages were held with the intention of exchanging them for German prisoners of war held overseas. L...

  • Shipbuilders A.K.A. Shipwrights

    Shipbuilding is the construction of ships and floating vessels. It normally takes place in a specialized facility known as a shipyard. Shipbuilders, also called shipwrights, follow a specialized occupation that traces its roots to before recorded history. Shipbuilding is one of the oldest industries in the United States with roots in the earliest colonial settlements. Shipbuilding quickly bec...

  • Fourth Crusade (1202–1204)

    Crusade=The Fourth Crusade (1202–1204) was originally intended to conquer Muslim-controlled Jerusalem by means of an invasion through Egypt. Instead, in April 1204, the Crusaders of Western Europe invaded and sacked the Christian (Eastern Orthodox) city of Constantinople, capital of the Eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine Empire). This is seen as one of the final acts in the Great Schism bet...

  • 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 ...

  • Born in Edsleskog before 1785

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

  • Hemman i Hitis (Kyrkosundsskär) före 1746

    En enhetlig serie av huvudböcker börjar i Hitis (Kyrkosundsskär) från 1746. På basen av dop-, vigsel- och begravningsböcker kan emellertid många av hemmanens tidigare inbyggare och deras släktskapsband rekonstrueras. En huvudbok från 1705-1714 är också tillgänglig. Till en början läggs personer i...

  • Svenska präster genom tiderna

    Uppdateringar Svenska präster genom tiderna Nytt projekt med tanken att samla alla kyrkans män (biskopar, kyrkoherdar, komministrar, kompastorer, teologer, teologiestuderande etc.) i Sverige och alla landskap som tillhört Sverige (exempelvis de i Finland och Baltikum) från reformationen och framåt. En avskrift av personens biografi från herdaminnen ...

  • 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 . Some trees can be found at Jewish Families of Frankfurt am Main . Also available online is Ele Toldot (These are the Generations) , a collection of transcriptions of genealogica...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Haug, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    HAUG Gårdshistorikk for Haug i Vestvågøy, Nordland Norge med fokus på å fortelle litt om historien og samle Geni profilene på personene tilknyttet denne gården. Fra Buksnes bygdebok Gårdsnr. 2 Også dette, ellers meget enkle gårdsnavn, har vært skrevet på forskjellig måte, Houg (1567) Hoffue (1614)...

  • Tavern Keepers and Brewers of Early America

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

  • Blacksmiths

    A blacksmith is a metalsmith who creates objects from wrought iron or steel by forging the metal, using tools to hammer, bend, and cut. Please add your ancestors to this project. Profiles must be set to public. This is an international project. Resources How to temper steel English Wikipedia Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths List of famous blacksmiths History of blacksmithing ...

  • Hekser i Norge / Norwegian Witches

    Witch trials in Norway Norwegian Witches - Hekser Trolldomsprosessene i Norge Geni project Archive of the Inquisition Geni project Help us to find NORWEGIAN Witches: Denne samlingen består av transkripsjoner og et bredt spekter av rettslige dokumenter, bøker og mer fra 1500-tallet og inn på 1700-tallet. Samlingen omfatter ca. 650 av de ca. 900 kjente heksekuns...

  • Hoge Raad van Adel

    High Council of Nobility - the Netherlands . Officiële website... Historisch Overzicht... . _____________________________________________________ Voorzitters - Presidents 1814-1817 : Willem Anne van Spaen la Lecq (1750-1817) 1817-1818 : Maximiliaan Louis van Hangest baron d'Yvoy van Mijdrecht (1753-1831) (fungerend) 1818-1845 : Frans Godert van Lijnden van Hemmen ...

  • Westerbork

    The Westerbork concentration camp (Dutch: Kamp Westerbork, German: Durchgangslager Westerbork) was a World War II Nazi refugee, detention and transit camp in Hooghalen, ten kilometres north of Westerbork, in the northeastern Netherlands. Its function during the Second World War was to assemble Roma and Dutch Jews for transport to other Nazi concentration camps. On 15 December 1938, the Dutch ...

  • Loksa kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Loksa kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Maetu otsing Billiongravesi andmebaasis -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projektiga liituda on...

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

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Casualties This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) . This is a place where we can add information about both British/Colonial and 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 near...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) BETHULIE Kamp/Camp

    Bethulie Concentration Camp Camp Details Location: Orange River Colony Date open (general): 20/4/1901 Date closed: 10/01/1903 Notes: 20/4/1901: camp will only be ready in a week's time, great difficulty with water Unique ID:198 There will be categories for those who lived to go home Those who died in the camp Those who are not one Geni. The object of reproducing the ...

  • خاندان روچیلد

    خانواده روتشیلد خانواده روتشیلد، (به آلمانی: Rothschild) به اعضای خا...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) BELFAST Kamp/Camp

    Belfast Camp Belfast was one of the later camps, started by the civilian administration rather than the military, between 4 and 10 June 1901. The camp reports only give the British side of the story and we often have to read between the lines to understand the realities of camp life. The first superintendent, G.F. Esselen, did not remain long as he was transferred to Irene. The reports of his...

  • 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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  • 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 Geni -video 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 1...

  • Maternal DNA Catherine le Febre b5

    Catherine le Febre is one of the important female ancestors in South Africa - at least, that is what I would like to think :-) Reason is that I have inherited her mtDNA - you know my mother's mother's mother's mother's etc mother. In any case, her haplogroup seems to be U5a. Looking for other people who might have the same line so that we can compare our genealogical mtDNA information wit...

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  • 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...

  • Familie Boshoff/Family Boshoff

    Met erkenning aan Colin Pretorius Onderstaande inligting kom vanuit die Boshoff familie in Suid Afrika. Derde uitgawe. Die Boshoff stamvader, Willem Hendrik BOSHOFF (waarna soms ook verwys word as Henri Guillaume BOSSAU) land op 18.03.1741 aan die Kaap aan boord van die Ruyven, wat Texel in Nederland1 op 27.10.1740 verlaat het onderweg na Batavia (sien ook sy soldystaat, waarhy aangegee wor...

  • Coalition for the Standardization of Geni Naming Conventions – Proposals for new fields or field changes

    Project up for discussion: Objectives: As we are working our way through fields we may be able to suggest simple changes that could make a field work better for a particular convention. As we are confirming our conventions it may help if we could measure the impact any new field proposals will have. We may need a combination of potential solutions for instance. If it turns out...

  • The Migration From Stange, Hedmark, Norway

    The municipality of Stange is situated on the east side of the lake Mjøsa. It borders the municipalities of Hamar on the north; Løten, Våler, and Åsnes to the east; Nord-Odal to the south; and Eidsvoll to the west. Stange consists of several areas that were previously distinct, including Vallset, Romedal, Espa, Åsbygda, Tangen, and Stange itself. The municipal...

  • 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...

  • Jews of Louisiana

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Louisiana . Notes From Pushcarts and Plantations: Jewish Life in Louisiana In the early 1700s, Sephardic traders journeyed up from the Caribbean and became the first Jews to settle in Louisiana. The small community thrived despite of the infamous "Black Code" of 1724 that officially expelled all Jews from the French colony....

  • 中央研究院院士 Academia Sinica

    Chinese wikipedia article

  • 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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  • American Civil War Confederate States Army

    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...

  • 1861 in the US Civil War

    This project is a holding place for the various projects created involving 1861 and the US Civil War.

  • Kreinik Kreinick Family

    Mirel Kreinik has been discovered. She is Jacob Kreinik 's sister and the mother of Rabbi Shlomo Leib ot Tyczyn, born Weichselbaum. There are 703 descendants of Chaim Kreinik and his wife, whose name we do not have. The photo of the Kreinik family on the right is from Sidney Herbst's 1936 movie of Sedziszow Malopolski , in which the Kreinick Family Residence is featured. Sędzisz&#x...

  • New Amsterdam - Immigrants

    < BACK . NEWS FLASH (June 22, 2012) - Over 2,100 New Amsterdam immigrants have now been identified on Geni ! Only add people within the 1621-1674 date limits NEW VOLUNTEER SERVICE... Struggling with the New Netherland records? A Dutch word you don't understand? An abbreviation that puzzles you? Try find an answer on the International Dutch Portal with Dutch speaking Geni-users - or CL...

  • Mississippi in the US Civil War (CSA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Mississippi who served in the Confederate Army.

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  • Law Enforcement : Officer Down

    On January 3, 1791, Albany County, New York, Constable Darius Quimby was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man on a trespassing warrant. Constable Quimby was the first-known law enforcement officer to be killed in the line of duty in the United States.Since that date, over 21,900 law enforcement officers have been killed in the line of duty in this country. Each of their stories is t...

  • Presidentes do Brasil (Brazilian Presidents)

    Presidentes do Brasil ( Wikipédia: Lista de presidentes , Wikipédia: Lista de primeiras-damas ) 1o Presidente: Deodoro da Fonseca (Cidade de Alagoas, 5 de agosto de 1827 — Rio de Janeiro, 23 de agosto de 1892) foi um militar e político brasileiro, proclamador da República e primeiro presidente do Brasil. Primeira-dama: Mariana Cecília de Sousa Meire...

  • "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...

  • Schilders in de familie

    -2012-03-12-09:38+GMT-jMu-medewerking & aanvulling welkom, vooralsnog graag via profiel-link e/o document-links AAN en niet IN deze pagina. See also, Kijk ook voor overzichten bekende schilders: Nederlandse schilders 1500-1700 : Ⓓutch-◦-Painters-◦-1500-1700 Nederlandse schilders 1700-1900 : Ⓓutch-◦-Painters-◦-1700-1900 Nederlandse schilders ...

  • Postzegel ‧ portretten ‧ Nederland

    Postzegel ‧ portretten ‧ Nederland —A— Tobias Michael Carel ASSER ‧ jurist ‧ y:1991 ‧ —B— Willem BARENTS ‧ explorer ‧ y:1996 Beatrix of the Netherlands ‧ queen ‧ y:1946‧1980‧1981-6‧1990‧1991-5‧2001 ‧ Nicolaas BEETS ‧ theoligan & writer &#x...

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  • Schrijvers in de familie

    -2011-06-25-15:34-jMu- Schrijvers in de familie Antilliaanse schrijvers —A— Frank Martinus ARION~Frank Efraim Martinus · · · • Caresse B. Isings-ECURY · · · • —B— Oda Blinder~Yolanda CORSEN · · · • Hubert BOOI · · · • Eric de BRABANDER &...

  • Gårdshistorie. Talvik og Alta i Finnmark, Norge.

    (The text is written in Norwegian). Dette prosjektet inneholder gårdshistorie for området Talvik sogn og Alta sogn i vest Finnmark, Norge. De forskjellige bondegårdene og boplassene med beboere og grunneiere er beskrevet. Nålevende personer er ikke tatt med i prosjektet. Prosjektet er laget for å brukes i forbindelse med slektsgransking. Det er behov for &...

  • 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...

  • Forgotten Actresses

    A tribute to the character actresses, pin-ups, "legends" from the Golden Age, who the modern public never really speak or think about; and those who succumbed to tragic deaths. "Life can be wildly tragic at times, but whatever happens to you, you have to keep a slightly comic attitude. In the final analysis, you have got not to forget to laugh." - Katharine Hepburn. List (alphabetical by fi...

  • Wiltshire - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for Wiltshire, England. Wiltshire Administrative centre Trowbridge County Flower - Burnt Orchid People from Wiltshire are called - ? Wiltshire is a ceremonial county in South West England. It is landlocked and borders the counties of Dorset, Somerset, Hampshire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire. It contains the unitary authority of Swind...

  • Forgotten Actors

    Een project waar we de beroemde acteurs van weleer een plaats kunnen geven. Om ze te eren voor hetgene ze ons geschonken hebben. Interesse, ontspanning, plezier en soms ook in gedachten de bioscoop verlaten omdat de film je niet los liet. Dan was het verhaal geweldig maar de acteurs (vrouwen en mannen) die je in het verhaal (fictie of werkelijkheid) deden geloven Een stapje uit je eigen wereld ...

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  • Skärgårdshavets och Finska vikens lotsar - Saaristomeren ja Suomenlahden luotsit

    Lotsväsendet expanderade på 1700- och 1800-talen. Den svenska skärgårdsflottan var i behov av lotsar. Många söner till före detta båtsmän tog upp yrket som lots och Lönen var 1 tunna råg + att man fick fiska på statens vatten efter 1808, då Ryssland utvecklade lotsväsendet vidare. Intressanta L&#...

  • The Silent Era

    People who have made significant contribution to silent films: actors, directors, writers, etc. Top grossing silent films in the United States as calculated by Variety magazine in 1932. The dollar amounts are not adjusted for inflation. The Birth of a Nation (1915) - $10,000,000 The Big Parade (1925) - $6,400,000 Ben-Hur (1925) - $5,500,000 Way Down East (1920) - $5,000,000 The Go...

  • Academy Award winners

    What is an Academy Award? An Academy Award is an award bestowed by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize excellence of professionals in the film industry, including directors, actors, and writers. The Oscar statuette is officially named the Academy Award of Merit and is one of nine types of Academy Awards. The formal ceremony at which the Awards of Meri...

  • "So You're on a Stamp?!"

    Portraits on Stamps~Briefmarken~Postzegels~Timbres-poste EN: People that were/are on stamps for various countries FR: Personnalités figurant sur un timbre-poste, (For French stamps See dedicated Project ). DE: Bekannte Leute auf Briefmarken NL: Profielen met een afbeelding op postzegels in diverse landen Musicians on stamps This subject has fascinated me for years. How do...

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  • Comedians

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

  • Holocaust: "The Final Solution"

    This Project is dedicated as a Holocaust Master Project Index to the monstrous consortium of "The Final Solution death machine." Please add cherished profiles to the relevant concentration camp and ghetto sub-projects and not to this Master Holocaust Projects Directory . If no appropriate project exists, we will help create one. Please contact curators Hatte Blejer , Pam Karp , Malka Myse...

  • Historical Shetland

    History of the County of Shetland - Scotland The purpose of this project is to give a historical background to the Shetland Islands, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any profiles of significant people linked to Shetland who have profiles on GENi. See also Shetland - Historic County of Scotland Main Page ...

  • Den norske kongerekken - Norwegian monarchs

    Målet er å få ryddet opp i duplikater i kongerekken og tilstøtende familie, samt kvalitetssikre innholdet i profilene samtidig som vi får en grei oversikt over den norske kongerekken. The goal for this project is to clean up duplicates and ensure quality of the involved profiles. See also: Google Translate version of this page . Related Projects Myti...

  • Medieval Scotland

    This project is to create a Collaborative template to defer to for the Medieval Scots tree on Geni . Please come & help to get it as correct as we can. I've begun by using Charles Cawley's Medlands as the initial format - mostly because he's the best laid out internet resource to cut & paste from. We can edit in / over further sources, as we go, this being a very long-term project an all :-) ...

  • Norges Statsministere (Norwegian)

    NB: Statminister og Prime Minister er IKKE en del av en persons navn. Please do NOT add Prime Minister as part of a person's name, it is not. Norges statsminister er regjeringssjef i Norge og utpekes av Kongen til å lede Norges regjering med parlamentarisk grunnlag. Statsministerens embedsbolig er Statsministerboligen. Selv om tittelen statsminister ble introdusert i 1814, fikk den s...

  • Eesti Vabadussõda

    Enamusest eesti peredest osales keegi Eesti Vabadussõjas (28.11.1918 -02.02.1920). Paljud neist langesid lahingutes või surid haigustesse. Kokku oli neid 3588 inimest, seal hulgas 233 ohvitseri. Koondame siia projekti oma sugulased ja hõimlased, kes andsid oma elu vabaduse eest. Paneme kirja ka selle, mida me neist teame. Sama märksõna "EESTI VABADUSSÕ...

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