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  • County Cork, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Cork - Ireland County Cork Irish : Contae Chorcaí Administrative centre Cork Province Munster Area 7,499 km2 (2,895 sq mi) People from County Cork are called - Motto ‘Statio Bene Fide Carinis’ ‘A Safe Harbour for Ships’ is an adaptation of a line from Virgil’s Aeneas. Typical Cork Food...

  • 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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  • County Clare, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Clare - Ireland County Clare Irish : Contae an Chláir Administrative centre Emmis Province Munster Area People from County Clare are called - Motto Motto: Dílis d'ar nOidreacht (Irish), "True to our heritage" County Clare is a county in Ireland. It is located in the Mid-West Region and is also part of the provi...

  • County Cavan, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Cavan - Ireland County Cavan Irish : Contae an Chabháin Administrative centre Cavan 1,931 km2 (746 sq mi) Province Ulster Area People from County Cavan are called - Motto Feardhacht is Fírinne (Irish), "Manliness and Truth" County Cavan is a county in Ireland. It is part of the Border Region and is located in t...

  • County Carlow, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Carlow - Ireland County Carlow Irish : Contae Cheatharlach Administrative centre Carlow Province Leinster Area 896 km2 (346 sq mi) People from County Carlow are called - Motto Contae Cheatharlach County Carlow is a county in Ireland. It is part of the South-East Region and is also located in the province of Leinster. It is n...

  • County Armagh - Northern Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Armagh - Northern Ireland County Armagh Administrative centre Armagh Province Ulster County Flower - Cowbane, Cicuta virosa Area 512 sq mi (1,326 km2) People from County Armagh are called - Motto County Armagh (named after its county town, Armagh) is one of six counties that form Northern Ireland, situated in the north-east...

  • County Antrim - Northern Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Antrim - Northern Ireland County Antrim Administrative centre Antrim Province Ulster County Flower - Harebell (Campanula rotundifolia) Area of 3,046 square kilometres (1,176 sq mi) People from County Antrim are called - Motto Per angusta ad augusta (Latin) "Through Trial to Triumphs" County Antrim (named after the town of An...

  • County Tipperary, Ireland - Main Page

    This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Tipperary - Ireland > =CountyTipperary=* Irish : Contae Thiobraid Árann* Administrative centre >* North - Nenagh>* South - Clonmel * Province Munster* Area 4,303 km2 (1,661 sq mi)* People from County Tipperary are called - * Motto County Tipperary is a county in Ireland. For Irish local government, it is divided into two counties, North Tipper...

  • Emigrants from Olbendorf

    Main purpose of this project is to find descendants of emigrants from my hometown of Olbendorf (Burgenland, Austria) who also share an interest in family history. Olbendorf (Croatian: Lovrenac, Hungarian: Óbér) is a town in the district of Güssing in the Austrian state of Burgenland. Until 1921 (like the rest of Burgenland) it was part of Hungary (Deutsch-Westungarn). A...

  • Jewish Communities of Hessen, Germany

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

  • 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...

  • The Jewish Community of Berlin, Germany

    Berlin is the largest city and capital of Germany. The history of Jews in Berlin can be traced all the way back to the 13th century.Jews first arrived in Berlin at some point in the 13th century. Prior to this period, German Jews had lived primarily in southern Germany, in communities along the Rhine. But in the 13th century, the Jews began to migrate to the cities of the north, to escape the p...

  • Geni Top 10 Lists

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

  • 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...

  • Sobibor Extermination Camp

    Sobibor was a Nazi German extermination camp located on the outskirts of the town of Sobibór, Lublin Voivodeship of occupied Poland as part of Operation Reinhard; the official German name was SS-Sonderkommando Sobibor. Jews from Poland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Czechoslovakia, as well as Soviet prisoners of war (POWs) (many of them Jewish), were transported to Sobibor by r...

  • County Tipperary, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Tipperary, Ireland Image Right - Moycarky Old Cemetery >Reference: Fanning Family History 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 ava...

  • Counties of Ireland - Republic of Ireland

    List of counties of Ireland Ireland is an island in the Atlantic Ocean off the north-western coast of continental Europe. It is the third-largest island in Europe. To its east is the island of Great Britain, from which it is separated by the Irish Sea and North Channel. Politically, Ireland is divided between the Republic of Ireland , which covers five-sixths of the island, and Northern Ire...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • Legion of Honour / Ordre National de la Légion d’honneur

    Legion of Honour , officially National Order of the Legion of Honour, French Ordre National de la Légion d’honneur , Legion of Honour - premier order of the French republic, created by Napoleon Bonaparte, then First Consul, on May 19, 1802, as a general military and civil order of merit conferred without regard to birth or religion provided that anyone admitted swears to uphold li...

  • Lancashire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Lancashire Image Right - Church Street, Croston 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 have been added. Links to pages that have no entries are marked ✘. Those links with records ha...

  • Cumberland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Cumberland Image right Beckermet - St. Bridget 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 pages ...

  • French and Indian War

    This was one of the many wars that made up the French and Indian Wars. See the Master Project Indian Wars The summary is taken from French and Indian War and Atlas of the North American Indian, Revised Edition, 2000. French and Indian War What most historians call the French and Indian War was really the final conflict in a long series of wars among the the European colonial powers for wo...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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

    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) ...

  • Hrvatski političari/Croatian politicians

    Političari koji su sudjelovali ili sudjeluju u političkom životu Hrvatske Predsjedniku Republike pripada i predstavnička i izvršna funkcija. On predstavlja i zastupa Republiku Hrvatsku u zemlji i inozemstvu. Nadležan je za obranu neovisnosti i teritorijalne cjelovitosti Republike Hrvatske, kao i za stabilno, normalno i usklađeno djelovanje dr&#...

  • King Philip's War

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

  • 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...

  • People executed on order of English monarchs

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify people executed on order of the Kings and Queens of England and Great Britain. Overview Under the law of the United Kingdom, high treason is the crime of disloyalty to the Crown. Offences constituting high treason include plotting the murder of the sovereign; having sexual intercourse with the sovereign's consort, with his eldest unmarried da...

  • 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 resul...

  • Yahrzeit Project

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

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • Managers who Abandoned their Big Tree Profiles

    Nimekiri hüljatud kasutajadest, kes ei ole sisse loginud viimase 12 kuu jooksul ja kelle kohta on Geni klienditoele saadetud teavitus hooldaja poolt (kuna praegu on Viimati Genis kuupäev nähtav vaid hooldajatele/kuraatoritele). Related discussions Persons who have not been online for a year (Abandoned Trees) Abandoned trees and non responding users Merging with ...

  • Hardisty / Hardesty Ancestors

    Note: While using ANY genealogical website or program...please be informed that ANY possible family connections are NOT valid until they can be verified with documentation. Descendant Profiles The GEDCOM pull down of 31 March 2014 - says that there are 9032 profiles with 3210 marriages on Geni from the anchor profile and the PAF manuscript count is 21,548 and 8266 marriages - this includes ...

  • Spurious Pedigrees

    Come collaborate and share your knowledge of spurious pedigrees. Add links; add profiles; identify wishful thinking, leaps of fancy, mistakes since corrected but still in circulation ... and outright scams. from Fraudulent Genealogy by Lisa South, Certified Genealogist There are many reasons that people create fraudulent genealogies: 1. Family members that are trying to hide something...

  • Old families of Lancashire

    Old families of LancashireThis 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 Ger...

  • Jewish Communities of Munich, Germany

    History of the Jews in Munich The history of the Jews in Munich dates back to the beginning of the 13th century. Munich is the capital of the German state of Bavaria, which is in Southern Germany, and was the home of the Nazi movement and the site of the model concentration camp at Dachau. Jews were living in Munich at the beginning of the thirteenth century, but they were expelled in 1442,...

  • Occupations portal

    Portal to Geni Projects dedicated to "occupations." Please consider creating occupation sub-portal projects to group together allied occupations. A-Z Index of Geni Projects Last updated 15 March 2014 Architects Art Collectors Artists: Painters Astronauts and Cosmonauts Attorneys to Judges, the American Legal System Aviators (Great Aviators) Biologists

  • E-M34 (Y-DNA)

    For people tested with paternal haplogroup (Y-DNA haplogroup) E1b1b1c1* (E-M34) or for people believed to have had this haplogroup based on tests of paternal descendants. Defining Mutations M34 Origin (to be added) Distribution E-M34 is prevalent among Ashkenazi and Sephardic Jews, as well as among Ethiopians. There is some agreement that it is a paternal lineage that emerged fr...

  • The Daily Show

    Please add profiles of the writers, producers, performers, and guests of the Daily Show you manage to this project (must be set to "public"). Collaborators, feel free to update the project page, add resources, media, resources ... And invite more collaborators. The Daily Show (titled The Daily Show with Jon Stewart since 1999) is an American late-night satirical television program airing each...

  • Women's Work

    “Mary Case is my name and with my needle wrought the same in the tenth year of my age Anno Dom 1763” ~ from a sampler produced in Newport, RI Too often, the only record we have of a female ancestor is an example of her handiwork, whether it is an embroidered sampler, quilt or basket. With a few exceptions, until the 20th century, a woman’s primary choice for her future wa...

  • United States Navy

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

  • World War II

    World War II , or the Second World War (often abbreviated as WWII or WW2 ), was a global war that was under way by 1939 and ended in 1945. It involved a vast majority of the world's nations—including all of the great powers—eventually forming two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most widespread war in history, with more than 100 million people servi...

  • Order of the Eastern Star

    The Order of the Eastern Star is a Freemasonry-related fraternal organization open to both men and women. It was established in 1850 by Boston, Massachusetts lawyer and educator Rob Morris, a former Freemason official. The order is based on teachings from the Bible,[1] but is open to people of all religious beliefs. It has approximately 10,000 chapters in twenty countries and approximately 500,...

  • Tennis Notables

    Includes both Court (or "Real") Tennis and Lawn Tennis (commonly called "Tennis") Court Tennis description: Not limited to members of the International Tennis Hall of Fame International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum web site (including list of inductees):

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  • 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...

  • John Rice of Dedham Ancestry

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

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  • 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...

  • Barnmorskor i Sverige

    En viktig funktion i alla samhällen är för människors fortbestånd de som hjälper till när en ny människa föds. För människan är födandet en komplicerad handling där den födande kvinnan i normalfallet behöver hjälp av andra. Traditionellt har kvinnor alltid varit andra kvinnor b...

  • 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...

  • 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,...

  • Goshen Baptist Church, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA

    Official Church Web Site The project is to document profiles of past members. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Cannes Film Festival

    President of the Jury: Jane Campion ====2013====> Blue Is the Warmest Colour , by Abdellatif Kechiche> President of the Jury: Steven Spielberg ====2012====> Amour , by Michael Haneke> President of the Jury: Nanni Moretti ====2011====> The Tree of Life , by Terrence Malick> President of the Jury: Robert de Niro ====2010====> Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives , by Apichatpong Weerasetha...

  • Casa de Alba de Tormes (House of Alba)

    Duques de Alba de Tormes . Dukes of Alba . . __________________________________________________________________ I. 1472-1488 : García Álvarez de Toledo y Carrillo de Toledo (c1430-1488) ...le sucedió su hijo... (succeeded by his son...) II. 1488-1531 : Fadrique Álvarez de Toledo y Enríquez de Quiñones (c1460-1531) ......

  • Buckinghamshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Cemeteries

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Buckinghamshire Image right - St. Giles Churchyard, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire 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 m...

  • Cheshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Cheshire Image right - St. Peters Church Bradfield Green Cheshire 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 inscr...

  • Nederlandse handleiding voor GENI * GENI voor DUMMY's

    Eenvoudig te begrijpen Nederlandstaligee Gids voor Geni-gebruikers in ontwikkeling VOOR & DOOR nieuwe, zowel onervaren, als ervaren (internet-)genealogen Om Uw dichtbije familie en verre verwanten in een logische stamboom te 'verzamelen' of -voorzover iemand anders u al voor was op 't internet- te ontmoeten op dit wereldwijde, GLOBAL platform voor al die vrijwilligers die uren steken in h...

  • 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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  • Gårdshistorikk: Uttakleiv, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg, Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) Map of Uttakleiv Funn fra eldre tider Uttakleiv: I gravfunn fra merovingertiden er funnet følgende ting: Oval bronsespenne, oval dyreformet spenne, 2 mosaikperler, stykker av beinkam, kjøttkniv av reinhorn, snellehjul av bein, stykker av en saks av jern, fragmenter av linhekle, vevskje av hvalbein, tynn plate...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • Maly Trostinets extermination camp

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

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  • Perpetual Emigration Fund

    The Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company was organized in October 1849. The "donations to the fund" helped outfit members "for the trek west" from 1850 to 1887. It also funded voyages to America starting in 1856. The fund was dis-incorporated in 1887 under the provisions of the Edmunds-Tucker Act. Approximately 30,000 people were assisted with all or part of their transportation expenses during th...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1860

    1860 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1860 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...

  • Lithuanian Relatives

    I have 4 families I need help with -if anyone has any info on these families, please contact me. Konstantin Kopcikas b 1878 and his brother Julius b.abt 1876 in Prenai (sp?) left Lithuania together in 1893 to New York. Julius stopped stayed in England and then came to US in 1896 while Konstantin continued to NY. Their parents were Julius and Mary. We believe they were from Prenai(Piemys on on...

  • Mittelsinn, Burgsinn, Würzburg Region Jews ( Bavaria )

    General Mittelsinn and Burgsinn are communities in the Main-Spessart district in the Regierungsbezirk of Lower Franconia (Unterfranken) in Bavaria, Germany and members of the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft (Administrative Community) of Burgsinn. No later than the 19th century, there were Jewish families living there who formed their own community and built a synagogue. This was destroyed on Krista...

  • Gloucestershire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Gloucestershire Image right Thornbury cemetery and mortuary chapel. near to Thornbury, South Gloucestershire 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 a...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page based on the Publication - THE WHITES OF ENKELDOORN 1880 to 1980 A history of the families of european descent who settled in the area of Enkeldoorn (renamed Chivu) Rhodesia. now Zimbabwe. Author -- Sarel Van der Walt Completed in approximately the year 2001 The above document (attached to the project) is an invaluable historical record compi...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - B

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - B This is a sub-project of Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page Extracted from Publication - THE WHITES OF ENKELDOORN 1880 to 1980 A history of the families of european descent who settled in the area of Enkeldoorn (renamed Chivu) Rhodesia. now Zimbabwe. Author -- Sarel Van der Walt Completed in approximately the year 2001 POPULATION ENKELDOORN -...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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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  • Eesti vabadusvõitlejad

    Nagu veepiisas peitub meri, nii on ka inimeses rahvas. Rahvast, kes kannab ajaloo tarkust, ei saa lõpuni petta. Üœhel varem, teisel hiljem toimub ärkamine. Kurja ja hävingut kehastavad jõud tuntakse ära ja siis teevad selle maa mehepojad seda, mis nad tegema peavad. Võitlevad! Kui keegi püüab tõestada, et eesti meest...

  • Familie/Family Barnard

    Barnard family history records that the surname descends from the Germanic name Bernhard, from the elements bern (bear) plus hard (brave, hardy, or strong). It is claimed by Hebrew scholars to be a symbol of the Israelite tribe of Issachar. Variations occur as Baer, Ber, Berr, Behr, Bernhardt, Bernard, or Barnard. The first known instance was Hugo Bernard from Lincolnshire in 1130. Henry Bernar...

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  • Schippers in de familie

    -WORK-in-PROGRESS-cooperation WELKOM- 'n echte Schipper in Uw familie? Schipper mag ik overvaren, ja of nee? Moet ik dan een cent betalen, ja of nee? we zoeken in de sectoren: ZEE-vaart - Zee-VISSERIJ - BINNEN-vaart - RECREATIE-vaart ZEE-vaart De schepen van de VOC hadden een schipper aan boord. Die kreeg de leiding over de zeelieden en was verantwoordelijk voor ...

  • Dunera Boys/Internees

    Dunera Boys/Internees Hired Military Transport Dunera was a British passenger ship built as a troop transport in the late 1930s. As the storm clouds of war gathered in the late 1930s, thousands of German refugees - either Jewish or politically opposed to the Nazis - fled to Britain for sanctuary. Little did many of them know they would soon be deported to Australia in one of the more notoriou...

  • Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards - United Kingdom

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards - United Kingdom - Main Page Useful links BillionGraves Find a Grave Commonwealth War Graves Commission Gravestone Project War memorial Online Historic Graves Roll of Honour Interment.net Gravestone Photo's Scottish Monumental Inscriptions The following are lists of United Kingdom counties - Links are to projec...

  • Wentworth's

    This project was started to help resolve the multitude of conflicts with the parentage and marriages of the Wentworth line, dating mostly in the 1300's- 1500's. I have been using The Wentworth genealogy, comprising the origin of the name, the family in England, and a particular account of Elder William Wentworth, the emigrant, and of his descendants (1870), for source and research but have foun...

  • Svirče, Hvar

    Svirče, Hvar Svirče stands partly in the valley and partly on the lower southern slopes of Gorica hill and was first mentioned in the Statute of Hvar in 1331 as connected with Vrbanj , but it became independent later on. The village is interesting from the ethnographic point of view, especially as regards the architectural cluster of Carić houses connected by little bridg...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1864

    1864 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1864 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...

  • Prominent Figures

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

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  • 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...

  • Suojärvi - Суоярви

    Pagizendua Suojärven da lähil olijoin randazien rodn'akundatutkimukses, end'izis elo- aijois da mis tahto muus mi mieleh juohtuu. Keskustelua Suojärven ja lähiseutujen sukututkimuksesta, sukuhistoriasta yms. Diskussion om Suojärvi ock dess närområden, släktforskning, släkthistoria mm. Discussion about genealogy research and fa...

  • Eesti juristid

    Koondame siia ka kõik Eesti notarid. Koondame siia ka kõik advokaadid

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

    Klerksdorp People in this camp 1651 People who died in this camp 1495 Only 156 refugee's didn't die in Klerksdorp Camp Klerksdorp was a somewhat contradictory camp. It seems to have been well run but, despite this, there was a good deal of disease and a mortality rate which was considerably higher than the average camp rate. The result was that Klerksdorp had a poor reputation among...

  • Bristol - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions Cemeteries and Graveyards of Bristol Image right Arnos Vale Cemetery - Bristol Today Bristol is a city, unitary authority area and ceremonial county in South West England. Historically in Gloucestershire, the city received a Royal charter in 1155 and was granted County status in 1373. From the 13th century, for half a millennium, it ranked among the top three Eng...

  • Founders of Tel Aviv ("Ahuzat -Bait")

    The project lists the 66 Founding Families of Tel Aviv city (Hebrew: תל אביב ), known then as Ahuzat-Bait (Hebrew: אחוזת בית ) Founders 1. Shlomo Abulafia / שלמה אבולעפיה and Rivka Abulafia-Freiman / ר&...

  • 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 Mikulov (Nikolsburg), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Mikulov (Nikolsburg) in the Czech Republic. Genealogists working with Nikolsburg records online will find helpful the JewishGen.org list of names from the old Nikolsburg Jewish Cemetery. It's a good idea also to review the Geni project overview page "Jewish Communities in Bohemia and Moravia" ...

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