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  • Passengers of the 'Victoria' Hamburg to Cape Town 1859

    The Victoria departed from Hamburg on 1 October 1859 under Captain C.P. Thönissen Final destination: Cape Town The vessel belonged to J.C.Godefroy & Company, Hamburg Merchants & Shippers A voyage in 1859 usually took about 3 months from Hamburg to Cape Town. Unless they had bad weather or an accident, they would have arrived in late December 1859 or early January 1860. Above info...

  • University of Notre Dame

    [ ] The University of Notre Dame du Lac (or simply Notre Dame /ˌnoʊtərˈdeɪm/ noh-tər-daym) is a Catholic research university located near South Bend, Indiana, in the United States. In French, Notre Dame du Lac means "Our Lady of the Lake" and refers to the university's patron saint, the Virgin Mary. The school was founded by Father Edward Sorin, CSC...

  • World War One: United Kingdom (inc Ireland) exercise HQ

    World War One: United Kingdom (inc Ireland) exercise Head Quarters Object of this exercise To link existing GENi profiles of WW1 personnel to the relevant projects for Ireland and the United Kingdom To add as many new profiles and small trees of WW1 service men and women to GENi as we can. The long term objective is to see how much can be achieved by 2018. Action Plan To do th...

  • Find a Grave

    Find A Grave is a free online resource for finding the final resting place of family, friends, and famous individuals. With millions of names and photos, it is an invaluable tool for the genealogist and family history buff. Content and features Find A Grave memorials can contain rich content including photos, biographies and dates. Members can submit listings to the website and place reques...

  • World War One - Casualties

    Casualties of World War One See also - World War 1 Main page Africa - 10.000 South Africa - 7.000 Lieutenant Douglas Bayley de Bruyn Royal Lancaster Regiment, transferred to 35 Squadron Royal Flying Corps. Killed in a flying accident in Thetford, 27th May 1916, aged 20. Shirley Spiro 1916, British East Africa. Lieutenant James Lawrence Hedding Lieutenant in the 3rd Battalion...

  • 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...

  • Dudley Families of America and their Ancestors

    The Dudley families of America are hard to research. There is a lot of speculation and unsubstantiated family trees connecting various Dudley families. This project's goals are as follows: List the early New England Dudley families Provide reliable resources for interested researchers of these families Summarize the current state of research into how the various Dudley families are or...

  • Juifs d'Algérie 1962-2012 (Jews from Algeria)

    English introduction at the bottom of this page . 50 ans en France, 2000 ans en "Algérie" ( Numidie )... En commémoration du cinquantenaire du départ des juifs d'Algérie, j'ai entamé mon arbre généalogique : LEVY- NABET- NAKACHE- ATLAN- FHAL- ZEKRI- ZEMMOUR- GOZLAN- ZERBIB- SEKSIK - GUEDJ- AOUAT - BELAICH- DARMON - ELBAZ- MAMAN - TOBIANA ...

  • Shopkeepers

    "No man of sense ought to be ashamed of being called a shopkeeper" - Napoleon This is a global project - everyone is invited to add their retailing ancestors to this project (profiles must be set to public). Project collaborators, feel free to update the project description, adding notes, documents, images, resources ... and inviting more collaborators. See Notable Retailers Notes From ...

  • 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...

  • Millers

    MILLER: one who owned or operated a flour mill "Grist mills constructed in the early 1600's to grind corn and wheat to make flour for the early English settlers of coastal areas. Two words in this sentience reveal was the mill was constructed to do. These words are: corn and flour. To English speaking people of the 1600's and 1700's a corn mill means a mill that grinds corn and makes flour. Cor...

  • Australian Portal

    Welcome to the Australian Portal on Geni This Australian Portal has been created to: Link together existing Australian projects Encourage new Australian projects to be created Encourage collaboration between Australian-based Geni users, and Geni users worldwide who have Australian interests and connections Promote and facilitate Australian genealogical research Promote Australia, ...

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  • New South Wales, Australia Portal

    Welcome to the New South Wales, Australia Portal on Geni This New South Wales Portal has been created to: Link together existing New South Wales, Australia projects Encourage new New South Wales, Australia projects to be created Encourage collaboration between New South Wales-based Geni users, and Geni users worldwide who have New South Wales, Australia interests and connections Pro...

  • Elliott and Associates Corporate Advisory Services Europe Tokyo Paris Asia

    The Corporate Advisory Services team aids operating companies and strategic investors pinpoint, evaluate, and predict political risks when entering into or expanding within global markets. Elliott & Associates Research Global Markets integrated research platform can be adapted for every customer based on its particular business model, risk-capacity level, and industry classification.

  • 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...

  • World War II - Pearl Harbor - USS Tennessee

    USS Tennessee (BB-43), the lead ship of her class of battleship, was the third ship of the United States Navy named in honor of the 16th US state. During World War II in the Pacific Theater, she was damaged during the attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941 but was repaired and modernized. She participated in shore bombardments at the Aleutian Islands, Tarawa, the Marshall Islands, the Marianas...

  • British Writers - Women

    British Writers - Women This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born women writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. How to add a link is explained in the attached document - Adding links to Geni profiles in projects. Referrences and Sources A Kia Abdullah (b.1982) British novelist, ...

  • Hudood-e-Kiram

    Bismillah hirr-rahmaan nirr-raheem. Assalamu-alaikum! An accurate and researched classification of all Hudood-e-Kiraam of the Da'awat-e-Haadiya . Mainly it will contain historical profiles of the below mentioned hierarchies (explained with titles). A'imma-e-Taahireen/ Auwliya-e-Allah : Imaam's & Naib-e-Imaam's Anbiya-e-Kiraam : Rasool's Dua'at-e-Kiraam : Baab ul-Abwaab's, Baab's, Hu...

  • World War II - Pearl Harbor - USS California

    USS California (BB-44), one of two Tennessee-class battleships completed shortly after World War I, was the fifth ship of the United States Navy named in honor of the 31st state. She was the last American Battleship built on the West Coast, and the only one to be a dreadnought type. She served in the Pacific her entire career, and for twenty years was the flagship of the Pacific Fleet. She was ...

  • Wheelwrights / Wrights

    WHEELWRIGHT / WRIGHT - maker or repairer of wagon wheels "Not long after the invention of a round disc that could be rolled while upright, which we now call a ‘wheel,’ a new craft was started: wheelwright. He was a guy who could make a rounder wheel than other people. He was so good at it that other people paid him to make wheels for them. Skip forward to 17th Century England and ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Memorial to Lives Lost in War

    Scope of Project A listing of individuals killed by the violence of war. Overview This project is dedicated as a silent memorial both for those whose lives were cut short by the violence of war and for their surviving family members whose lives were forever affected by those deaths. It is a place of honor and quiet reflection where one can see the true scope that war has had on every soc...

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  • Battle of Pearl Harbor

    The attack on Pearl Harbor (called Hawaii Operation or Operation AI by the Japanese Imperial General Headquarters (Operation Z in planning) and the Battle of Pearl Harbor) was a surprise military strike conducted by the Imperial Japanese Navy against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on the morning of December 7, 1941 (December 8 in Japan). From the standpoint of the defende...

  • The Groton Avery Clan

    Background In 1912 Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery published the seminal 2 volume edition THE GROTON AVERY CLAN. To this day it stands as the most complete and well researched genealogical reference of the Groton, Connecticut Avery line descended from Christopher Avery and Margery Stephens of England. This project is a compilation of Geni Profiles that are cited...

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  • Mormon Pioneers 1849

    1849 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1849 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...

  • 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.

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  • Early Mormon Leaders Project

    Contents: Introduction Finding Aids Church Presidents Quorum of 12 Apostles before 1844 Three Witnesses Eight Witnesses Current First Presidency Current Quorum of Twelve Apostles People Mentioned in Doctrine and Covenants Early Non-Mormons of Interest Early Mormon Leaders Haun's Mill Victims Introduction: The scope of this project is to complete accurate family t...

  • Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada

    Overview and Objectives The purpose of this project is to establish simple and meaningful standards to location names in Québec, Canada, names that can be used consistently within profiles. The scope starts with the discovery of Canada by Jacques Quartier in 1534 and continues today. ( Map of Canada circa 1543 ) The territory covered by the name "Québec" has had gigantic flu...

  • Union Army - Grand Army of the Republic

    Feel free to add your Ancestors to this project if they fought for the Union side 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. Main objectives for this War President of the Northern Union States...

  • World War II - Pearl Harbor - USS Arizona

    USS Arizona was a Pennsylvania-class battleship built for and by the United States Navy in the mid-1910s. Named in honor of the 48th state's recent admission into the union, the ship was the second and last of the Pennsylvania class of "super-dreadnought" battleships. Although commissioned in 1916, the ship remained stateside during World War I . Shortly after the end of the war, Arizona was on...

  • 100 Greatest Britons (BBC Poll, 2002)

    100 Greatest Britons (BBC Poll, 2002) 100 Greatest Britons (BBC Poll, 2002) 100 Greatest Britons was broadcast in 2002 by the BBC. The programme was based on a television poll conducted to determine whom the United Kingdom public considered the greatest British people in history. The series, Great Britons, included individual programmes featuring the individuals who featured in the top ...

  • The Civil War 1861-1865 United States of America

    Notes: PLEASE ensure you follow the naming convention listed below. If you find after you created a project and added profiles/related projects/content to it that the name is incorrect, please see the discussion Project Naming to have the name corrected. As we identify a way to control the sheer size of this project, we will update this main project. For now, please relate projects ...

  • Army of the Potomac (USA), US Civil War

    The Union Army of the Potomac fought in most of the Eastern Theater campaigns, primarily in (Eastern) Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. After the end of the war, it was disbanded on June 28, 1865, shortly following its participation in the Grand Review of the Armies. Famous Units Because of its proximity to the large cities of the North, such as Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New Y...

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  • The Union Armies (USA) of the US Civil War

    The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War. It was also known as the Federal Army, the U.S. Army, the Northern Army and the National Army.[1] It consisted of the small United States Army (the regular army), augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by the Northern states, composed of volunteers as well as conscripts. Major organizations Th...

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

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

  • Québec, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview La ville de Québec ( carte ) fait partie de l' agglomération de Québec de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy « » : Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... n...

  • Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada

    This project is for the Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada, which includes which includes the historic Lincoln County and Welland County.

  • 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...

  • Victims of the Nazi Holocaust - קרבנות הנאצים בשואה

    Victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust קרבנות הנאצים בשואה This project's mission is to list the names of the victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust to show that these victims are not just an anonymous mass, but were, and some still are, millions of human beings with ...

  • Notables of World War I

    World War I (WWI) , which was predominantly called the World War or the Great War from its occurrence until 1939, and the First World War or World War I thereafter, 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 t...

  • Detroit in History and Commerce, 1891

    Detroit in History and Commerce was written by James J Mitchell and published in 1891. This book provides a snapshot of Detroit in 1891, its history, businesses, prominent buildings and portraits of noted businessmen. The purpose of this project is to create profiles for these prominent Detroit businessmen from 1891 and to connect them to the Big Tree. This project serves as a valuable resour...

  • Detroit, Michigan

    Goal and Scope of this Project This project is a description of the city of Detroit, its history and people that made it famous. The story of Detroit--and this project--starts from the first recorded mention of the site in 1670, when French missionaries found a stone idol venerated by the Indians there and destroyed it with an axe. Detroit on the map today. Toponymy How to Input Locat...

  • Jews of Cincinnati

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Cincinnati . CINCINNATI ' CINCINNATI, S.W. Ohio metropolis. Cincinnati shelters the oldest American Jewish community west of the Alleghenies. It was mid-19th century America's third largest Jewish community. Congregational Life The first Jew to settle in Cincinnati was Joseph Jonas , who arrived from Plymouth, England, in 1...

  • Jewish Families from Hořice, Bohemia, Czech Republic

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

  • Geni Polska

    Zapraszamy do uczestniczenia w projekcie Geni Polska - który ma na celu skupienie jak największej liczby polskich użytkowników Geni w celu lepszej i wydajniejszej współpracy! W przypadku jakichkolwiek pytań kliknij tutaj . For English language, please see In English thread in Geni Polska message board. Członków prosimy o zaprasz...

  • Os Doze de Inglaterra

    Os Doze de Inglaterra ( Wikipédia ) é o nome atribuído a uma história semi-lendária/semi-factual que é contada por Fernão Veloso e Luís Vaz de Camões , no canto VI do Lusíadas, que terá acontecido no reinado de D. João I de Portugal e de Eduardo III de Inglaterra , que demonstra uma história típica...

  • 23andme, FTDNA and Gedmatch

    This project is for Geni users who have their autosomal DNA tested at 23andme, FTDNA or elsewhere -: International Society of Genetic Genealogy logo FAMILY NAMES: Frankel - Hatte Rubenstein Blejer Gelsenius - Justin Swanström Gleason - Gleeson - Enrique Gleason-Aguiluz ,Esq Habsburg - harryhoppes@comcast.net , thomas.sacher@gmx.ch

  • Prominent Historians and Philosophers

    Prominent Historians and Philosophers who have made major contributions to our understanding of our world and the human condition. Selected profiles list by activity period: BCE Pythagoras - Ὁ Πυθαγόρας (c. 570 BCE – c. 495 BCE ) Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder of the religious movement o...

  • 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...

  • World War One - Military Cross recipients

    Military Cross Instituted on 28th December 1914 the Military Cross (M.C.) is the third level military decoration awarded to Officers for an act or acts of exemplary gallantry during active operations against the enemy. Commissioned officers with the rank of Captain or below or Warrant Officer were eligible for the award. From June 1917 officers of the rank of captain but who had a temporary...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic- USA : Fatalities

    1918 Influenza pandemic- USA: Fatalities The influenza pandemic of 1918-1919 killed more people than the Great War, known today as World War I (WWI), at somewhere between 20 and 40 million people. It has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in recorded world history. More people died of influenza in a single year than in four-years of the Black Death Bubonic Plague from 1347 to 1351. K...

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  • Pioneers of Canada - Nova Scotia

    Pioneers of Canada - Nova Scotia ===People=====Settlement and Immigration===The French who established the first successful settlement of Europeans in the province at Port-Royal in 1605 named it Acadia, from the name assigned to the coast by Giovanni da Verrazzano. Lasting British settlement did not occur until the founding of Halifax in 1749 by Governor Edward Cornwallis who brought with him s...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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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  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic- USA: Survivors

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - USA : Survivors=The influenza pandemic of 1918-1919 killed more people than the Great War, known today as World War I (WWI), at somewhere between 20 and 40 million people. It has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in recorded world history. More people died of influenza in a single year than in four-years of the Black Death Bubonic Plague from 1347 to 1351. Kn...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic- Africa: Fatalities

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - Africa: Fatalities The 1918 flu pandemic (January 1918 – December 1920) was an unusually deadly influenza pandemic, the first of the two pandemics involving H1N1 influenza virus. It infected 500 million people across the world, including remote Pacific islands and the Arctic, and killed 50 to 100 million of them—three to five percent of the world's popu...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic Denmark: Fatalities

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - Denmark: Fatalities So far as can be ascertained the first wave of epidemic influenza in 1918 appeared in Denmark during July, and though there was a marked remission in September the disease was very prevalent during the whole of the second half of 1918 Please add to this project any profiles of those who perished in the' Spanish Flu' pandemic of 1918 To partici...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic French Fatalities

    1918 Influenza pandemic French Fatalities Please add to this project any profiles of those perished in the' Spanish Flu' pandemic of 1918 To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistance. See ...

  • Burgemeesters in NOORD-HOLLAND nl.

    NLD: Politiek ‧ Bestuur ‧ Rechtspraak ‧ Burgemeesters in de provincie NOORD-HOLLAND ‧ r Voor Nederlandse burgemeesters in andere provincies zoekt u via Burgemeesters IN • Groningen nl. • Friesland • Drenthe • Overijssel • FLEVOLAND nl. • Gelderland • Utrecht • Noord-Holland • Zuid-Holland Ȃ...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - England

    World War One: Armed Forces - England The British Army during World War I was fought by units which were made up exclusively of volunteers—as opposed to conscripts—at the beginning of the conflict. Because of the numbers involved this project is one of a number of projects where GENi profiles of World War One soldiers can be added. This project aims to honour those born in E...

  • World War I

    World War One ( 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...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Scotland

    World War One: Armed Forces - Scotland The British Army during World War One was fought by units which were made up exclusively of volunteers—as opposed to conscripts—at the beginning of the conflict. Because of the numbers involved this project is one of a number of projects where GENi profiles of World War One Armed Forces can be added. This project aims to honour the Scot...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Australia

    World War One: Armed Forces - Australia Please link GENi profiles of Australian Servicemen and women to this Project. 330,000 of total 416,809 in arms from Australian and Tasmania served in the conflict. The outbreak of World War I was greeted with considerable enthusiasm in Australia. Even before Britain declared war on Germany on 4 August 1914, the nation pledged its support alongside oth...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic- Hungarian Fatalities

    1918 Influenza Pandemic- Hungarian Fatalities Please add to this project any profiles of those who perished in the 'Spanish Flu' pandemic of 1918 To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistan...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic Australian Fatalities

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - Australian Fatalities The 1918–1919 influenza pandemic remains among the greatest natural disasters of recorded history, rivalling the Black Death of the 14th century in mortality and social and economic effects. Emerging in Europe in the final months of the Great War, in the short space of a little over a year the pandemic swept around the world, killing betw...

  • Trial of Oscar Pistorius for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp

    Oscar Leonard Carl Pistorius aka "Blade Runner" (b 1986) - the SA double amputee Olympic sprinter - shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp , dead on Valentines Day 2013. The State vs Oscar Pistorius Key Profiles: Oscar Pistorius - Accused Reeva Steenkamp - Victim Gerrie Nel - Prosecution Barry Roux - Defence Thokozile-Masipa - Judge

  • People buried in Kensal Green Cemetery

    Kensal Green Cemetery. Kensal Green Cemetery is a cemetery in Kensal Green, in the west of London, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, London. It was inspired by the Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris and founded by the barrister George Frederick Carden. It was opened in 1833 and comprises 72 acres of beautiful grounds including two conservation areas and an adjoining canal. ...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic- Italian Fatalities

    1918 Influenza-Epidemic - Italian Fatalities "Please add to this project any profiles of those who perished in the 'Spanish Flu' pandemic of 1918 To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistan...

  • University College, Dublin

    [ ]University College Dublin (also known as UCD) (Irish: An Coláiste Ollscoile, Baile Átha Cliath (COBÁC)), formally known as UnIn the years following Catholic Emancipation in Ireland, a movement led by Dr Paul Cullen, Archbishop of Armagh and, later, Archbishop of Dublin (and later created a Cardinal), attempted to provide for the first time in Ireland higher-level educati...

  • 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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  • Geni Curators

    A list of the areas on the tree that Geni Curators work in, by location. Geographical regions Regions are those set-forth by the United Nations. For a full listing, please visit here . Africa Eastern Africa June Barnes : Zambia and Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Alastair Honeybun : Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Pam Karp : Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Middle Africa June Barnes : Central African Republ...

  • Geni Active Holidays (Rodoslovna radionica), Klek villa, Croatia

    Please use Google translate if other languages are required Have you ever thought of spending time doing genealogy while on holidays? Here is a solution! Workshop Packages We speak fluently Croatian, English, French, Spanish and can communicate in few other languages (Italian, German, Russian) 2-days (weekend option) 5-day midweek option The package will include accommodation, meals...

  • United Empire Loyalists

    "The name United Empire Loyalists is an honorific given after the fact to those American Loyalists who resettled in British North America and other British Colonies as an act of fealty to King George III after the British defeat in the American Revolutionary War and prior to the Treaty of Paris." (Wikipedia) United Empire Loyalists May we always remember that these brave men and women, were...

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  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - Canadian Fatalities

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - Canadian Fatalities Canada’s flu dead included soldiers who had survived the fighting overseas only to succumb to illness once in Canada and thousands of family members who welcomed them home but perished soon after their arrival. The loss of so many Canadians had a profound social and economic impact on a country that had already suffered 60,000 war dead. T...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - New Zealand Fatalities

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - New Zealand Fatalities 1918 flu pandemic (January 1918 – December 1920) was an unusually deadly influenza pandemic, the first of the two pandemics involving H1N1 influenza virus. It infected 500 million people across the world, including remote Pacific islands and the Arctic, and killed 50 to 100 million of them—three to five percent of the world's popu...

  • 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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  • 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. Paragrahv 58 ehk § 58 oli 1926. ...

  • Jews of Pennsylvania

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Pennsylvania . By 1656 New Amsterdam Jews traded along the Delaware River on Pennsylvania's eastern border, and by 1681 several Jews probably settled in the southeastern area. While most of these Jews were of Spanish-Portuguese origin, during the 18th century many came from Central Europe. Isaac Miranda ' (d. 1732) of...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Øvre Haukland, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad GÅRDSNR. 23 Flæsa GÅRDSNR. 15 Gjerstad GÅRDSN...

  • 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...

  • Continental Navy 1775 - 1785

    This project is intended for all of those that served in the United States Continental Navy. The Continental Navy was the navy of the United States during the American Revolutionary War, and was formed in 1775. Through the efforts of the Continental Navy's patron, John Adams, and vigorous Congressional support in the face of stiff opposition, the fleet cumulatively became relatively substanti...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Canada

    World War One: Armed Forces - Canada=The British declaration of war automatically brought Canada into the war, because of Canada's legal status as a British dominion which left foreign policy decisions in the hands of the UK parliament.Please link any GENi profiles of Canadian Servicemen to this project. From Canada: 418,035 served of a total 628,964 in arms.On August 5, 1914, the Governor Gene...

  • Deutsche Promi Geburtstage

    Geburtstage bekannter Deutscher im Laufe der Geschichte. Viele Namen von prominenten deutschen Personen sind bereits bei Geni. Um noch nicht vorhandene Personen hinzuzufügen, sollten Sie sich an den Veröffentlichungen bei Wikipedia orientieren.

  • World War One: Non-Combatants - Ireland

    World War One: Non-Combatants - Ireland Including Transport Catering Engineers Medics Espionage Clerical This is a sub-project of World War One: Armed Forces - Ireland This project aims to honour all categories of non-combatant servicemen from Ireland who participated and/or died during or as a consequence the war. Please assist by linking the GENi profiles of such individ...

  • Collection «Allaire»

    Jean-Baptiste-Arthur Allaire Jean-Baptiste-Arthur Allaire (22 juillet 1866 – 9 octobre 1943) est un prêtre et un historien québécois. Auteur de plusieurs ouvrages au sujet des membres du clergé québécois, ses volumes demeurent des références aujourd'hui. Œuvre Dictionnaire biographique du clergé canadien-fran&#...

  • Charlesbourg, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Charlesbourg sur la carte . Toponymie Toponymy Depuis 2002, Charlesbourg est un arrondissement de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec . Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1659 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Charlesbourg) County = [lai...

  • Knobel Family

    This Project aims to facilitate collaboration between distant Knobel families related in some way to the 'original' South African Knobel - Johann ('Hans') Balthasar Christian Knobel . It aims to 'capture' the history and true relationships of the Family and hopefully reconnect us. It is anticipated that there will be mistakes made, and interesting connections identified. However, with patienc...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Matoaka 1860

    Departed Bristol 2 September 1860, arrived Lyttleton 1December 1860 - a pleasant voyage of 88 days. Were 2 births and 4 deaths , all infants,on board. A wooden, fuly rigged ship of 1092 tons, Cpt Alfred Stevens, Surgeon Dr Young. All landed were in good health and excellent spirits. All single men and all female domestic servants met with engagements at good rates before the end of the second d...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Lancashire Witch 1863

    Sailed from London, arrived Lyttleton 13 October 1863 with 329 Government assisted passengers. There were 9 births and 26 deaths on board. 3 passengers wrote diaries - Price and Carr -steerage and Shepherd - cabin.

  • Suicide in response to Nazi oppression

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

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Amoor 1864

    Left London 5 April 1864, arrived Lyttleton 1 or 2 July 1864, an 86 day passage. Carried 13 saloon passengers and 160 Government immigrants.

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Hereford 1874

    Hereford was an iron sailing ship of 1149 tons. She made 3 voyages to Lyttleton, the first in 1874. Left London 18 April arrived Lyttleton 14 July 1874, a voyage of 87 days, under Cpt Elsdon. Each voyage brought approximately 300 immigrants. (White wings Vol 1)

  • Freemasons

    This is the master project for Freemasons on Geni. Freemasons, or simply "Masons," have been an important part of Western culture for centuries and have immeasurably shaped the world through their leadership, altruism, public service, and character. Although the most famous Freemasons have been presidents, CEOs, and other public figures, the vast majority of Freemasons were and are small-town...

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