Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • BEAMISH Family

    Research into the BEAMISH branch of the family tree.

  • Corkonians

    Corkonians This project is a collection of profiles of notable people born in County Cork Ireland. Historical and/or political Anthony Barry - Politician, photographer Batt O'Keeffe - government minister Brendan Ryan - Senator and lecturer at CIT Cornelius Lucey - Bishop of Cork and Ross Daniel Florence O'Leary - South American brigadier general Daniel Mannix - Archbishop of M...

  • Geni's Project Concept Plaza

    Welcome fellow Geni’s to this Project Concept Plaza pick your table and read through this special menu full of Project Concept ingredients from project makers all over the Big Geni World Tree. Bon Apetit! For table reservations please contact the project manager (for Project makers ONLY!) : Dimitri Gazan

  • McMAHON Family

    Research into the MCMAHON branch of the family tree.

  • MORTON GRANT

    Research into the MORTON GRANT branch of the family tree.

  • HUGHES Family

    Research into the HUGHES branch of the family tree.

  • The Royal Society

    The Royal Society A Gathering of the greatest of minds. The Royal Society is a Fellowship of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence The Royal Society is a self-governing Fellowship of many of the world’s most distinguished scientists drawn from all areas of science, engineering, and medicine. The Society’s fundament...

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  • BOYD Family

    Research into the BOYD branch of the family tree.

  • Jewish Families from Prague

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

  • SCOTT Family

    Research into the SCOTT branch of the family tree.

  • MCGUINNESS Family

    Research into the MCGUINNESS branch of the family tree.

  • Historic Buildings of Surrey, England

    Historic Buildings of Surrey, England See Historic Buildings of Britain and Ireland - Main Page Image right - Loseley House Guildford This project needs developing - if you wish to work on it please contact June or Terry who would be delighted! The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in the county of Surrey, with links to sub-projects for spec...

  • Beeston Castle, Cheshire, England

    Beeston Castle, Cheshire, England=The striking ruins of this 13th century castle stand on a 500 foot high cliff of red sandstone, providing excellent views of the surrounding countryside. The site was first used as a fortress in the Bronze Age, and traces remain of that early hill fort. The castle was begun in 1226 by Ranulf, Earl of Chester (1170-1232), in a quite peculiar (for England) Sarace...

  • Chester Castle, Cheshire, England

    Chester Castle, Cheshire, England= Chester Castle is in the city of Chester, Cheshire, England. It is sited at the southwest extremity of the area bounded by the city walls. The castle stands on an eminence overlooking the River Dee. In the castle complex are the remaining parts of the medieval castle together with the neoclassical buildings designed by Thomas Harrison which were built between ...

  • MURRAY Family

    Research into the MURRAY branch of the family tree.

  • The Jewish community of Eisenstadt

    Eisenstadt (Hungarian: Kismarton), is a city in Austria, the state capital of Burgenland . The Jewish community of Eisenstadt was one of the oldest in Hungary. Its town charter of 1373 noted that Jews lived both within and outside the city walls. However, there is evidence that Jews had arrived in this area with the Roman Legions, well over 1,000 years before. In 1622, Eisenstadt came under t...

  • LANNIGAN Family

    Research into the LANNIGAN branch of the family tree.

  • WATT Family

    Research into the WATT branch of the family tree.

  • 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 ...

  • GRAHAM Family

    Research into the GRAHAM branch of the family tree.

  • GRANT Family

    Research into the GRANT branch of the family tree.

  • ROY Family

    Research into the ROY branch of the family tree.

  • Gender questions …?

    … they happen in our genetics too, you know? -under construction- gender~questions? Maybe we can give some EUROPEAN advice how to handle these with parents not that modern or familiar with family-'diseases'. So please add here any profile whose sexes your not sure off so we can ask medicines skilled and psychologically spoken wise man & women how to get access to a proper way to ca...

  • HENNESSEY Family

    Research into the HENNESSEY branch of the family tree.

  • Dimitri Gazan

    Dimitri Gazan artist - colaborator - volunteer curator - project creator - project designer Projects dealing with the Dutch resistance during WO II, Project designing, Geni’s Plaza’s About me: Hi everybody, as a volunteer curator here on geni, I am here to help out, guide, solve wherever I can. And above all, I love to collaborate with you and make our Geni tree even b...

  • POTTER Family

    Research into the POTTER branch of the family tree.

  • FOGGO Family

    Research into the FOGGO branch of the family tree.

  • HAYNES Family

    Research into the HAYNES branch of the family tree.

  • 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 ...

  • SIBREY Family

    research into the SIBREY branch of the family tree.

  • Obiteljj Radman

    RODOSLOVLJE OBITELJI RadmanOvo je projekt o povijesti, podrjetlu i rodoslovlju splitske obitelji prezimena Radman,njenim precima, potomcima i srodnicima.Rodonačelnik obitelji Radman je Ante Radman iz Muća koji je oženio 1786. godine Dominu Harašić iz Mirca na Braču. To je prvi zapis ove obitelji u splitskim maticama. Njhov sin Nikola, tituliran kao gosp...

  • SMITH Family

    Research into the SMITH branch of the family tree.

  • PATERSON

    Research into the PATERSON branch of the family tree.

  • Nederlandse & Vlaamse dichters

    neȇr-lands-talige poësie Nederlandse & Vlaamse dichters ♀ ‧ Dames rangschikken we onder hun EIGEN naam, dus gekregen bij geboorte en niet door huwelijk, zoals in onze Nederige Landen gebruikelijk. ◾ ‧ zijn overleden en U vragen wij te helpen hun stambomen te completeren, zodat ook zij snel hun verdiende plaats in the-WORLD-wide-BIG-geni-TREE...

  • American slave owners

    This project is the master project for Slave Owners in the United States. 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 notab...

  • WALES Family

    Research into the WALES branch of the family tree.

  • CAMERON Family

    Research into the CAMERON branch of the family tree,

  • Jewish Communities of Galicia

    This project is an "Umbrella Project" for all of the Jewish Communities of Galicia (now Western Ukraine and Southeastern Poland). See the examples for Krakow , Lemberg , Przemyśl , Tarnopol , and Tarnow . Please feel free to add more towns or create town projects for these towns and add them to this page. Then add public profiles to the town projects and invite collaborators to wor...

  • Williams Family

    Welcome to the Williams Ancestors Family surname page.

  • Johnson Family

    Welcome to the Johnson Ancestors Family surname page.

  • 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...

  • Geni's Project Producers Plaza

    Welcome to Geni's Project Producers Plaza pick your table and read through this special menu full of Project Producers ingredients from all over the Big Geni World Tree Bon Apetit! For table reservations please contact the project manager (for Project makers ONLY!) : Dimitri Gazan For further details on how to participate in this Plaza, click this link: Welcome project producers!

  • Burgemeesters in NOORD-BRABANT nl.

    Burgemeesters in Noord-Brabant - ▶ AALBURG 1973-1978 : W.F. van DIJK ‧ ‧ 1978-1993 : Cornelis Gerrit BOENDER ‧ 1928-2009 ‧ 1993-2002 : Frans MOSTERT ‧ 1939 ‧ 2003-2007 : Frans BUIJSERD ‧ 1952 ‧ 2007-2008 : Eric JANSE de JONGE ‧ 1957 ‧ 2008-anno : Alfons Maria Theodorus NATEROP ‧ 1956 ‧ ...

  • RODGER Family

    Research into thr RODGER branch of the family tree.

  • Constantijn HUYGENS-prijs ‧ sinds 1947

    Constantijn HUYGENS-prijs ‧ NLD ‧ literaire prijs die De Jan CAMPERT-Stichting jaarlijks toekent voor complete oeuvres ‧ vernoemd naar : Constantijn HUYGENS ‧ 1596-1687 ‧ dichter ‧ diplomaat ‧ geleerde ‧ componist ‧ laatste laureate was : YEAR : Joke van LEEUWEN ‧ c.1952 ‧ o.a. kinderboeken ‧ ...

  • Deutsche Promi Geburtstage

    Geburtstage bekannter deutscher Persönlichkeiten im Laufe der Geschichte. Viele Profile deutscher Persönlichkeiten sind bereits im Geni Welt-Stammbaum gelistet. Dieses Projekt ist ein übergeordnetes Projekt! Bitte beachten Sie, dass die Personen in diesem Projekt unabhängig ihrer politischen oder religiösen Einstellungen gelistet werden. Eine Wertung i...

  • Obitelj Šperac od roda Pletikosić

    RODOSLOVLJE OBITELJI Šperac od vranjičkog roda PletikosićProučen je vranjički rod Pletikosić. Prvi je put spomenut godine 1655. Od godine 1738. imanadimak Pare, koji je poslije prihvaćen kao prezime. Od godine 1819. ima nadimak Šperac, kojije poslije prihvaćen kao prezime. Rod je bio nastanjen u Vranjicu, Solinu i Splitu. U Vranjicu...

  • Mahanubhavulu

    This project is to list people who bought fame to Telugu speaking areas in the universe. Kings Poets/ Writers Politicians of repute Sports persons Artists/ Artisans Scientists/ Researchers/ Historians Business persons Social workers

  • Jewish families from Teplice (Teplitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Teplice (Teplitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Teplice (Czech pronunciation: [ˈtɛplɪt͡sɛ]), Teplice-Šanov until 1948 (Czech pronunciation: [ˈtɛplɪt͡sɛ ˈʃanof]; German: Teplitz-Schönau, archaically Töplitz) is a town i...

  • Dutch Painters ‧ 1700-1950

    Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders ‧ 1700-1950 ‧ —A— • Jacobus Theodorus ABELS ‧ A'dam 1803-1866 Abcoude ‧ • Bernardus ACCAMA ‧ Burum 1697-1756 Leeuwarden ‧ • Johannes Evert Hendrik AKKERINGA ‧ Buitenzorg-Blinjoe 1861-1942 Amersfoort ‧ • Lodewijk Franciscus Hendrik -louis- APOL ‧ den Haag 1...

  • MUHLHAUS ❧ family ‧ genealogy

    MUHLHAUS ❧ family ‧ genealogy • Mühlhaeuser : geen in geni • Mühlhaeusser : geen in geni • MÜHLHAUS : ühlhaus - 16x • MUEHLHAUS : -- 11x • Mühlhausek : geen geni • MÜHLHAUSEN : ühlhausen - 174x • Muehlhausen : • Mühlhauser : • Muehlhauser : • Muhlhaus : &...

  • Australian Pioneers

    This project is to compose a complete list of ships to Australia and their passengers 1787 First Fleet HMS Sirius HMS Supply Alexander Charlotte Friendship Lady Penrhyn Prince of Wales Scarborough Golden Grove Fishburn Borrowdale 1789 Second Fleet Lady Juliana Guardian Justinian Surprize Neptune Scarborough 1791 Thi...

  • The Great Kashubian Migration

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

  • International Dutch Portal

    Tracing ancestors in The Netherlands and Flanders. (This portal is associated with the Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen , the portal for Dutch speaking Geni users) . This is the access point for the global Geni user community to the Dutch speaking users and Dutch-language sources. This portal helps you to find... Dutch-speaking users who can help you with your research access to onlin...

  • 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...

  • Suojärvi - Суоярви

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

  • Colorado Pioneers

    In 1541, Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, leading an expedition north from Mexico, may have passed through part of what is now south-eastern Colorado while searching for gold. None was found, and the Spanish lost interest in Colorado, ignoring it for more than a hundred years. During the 17th and 18th centuries, a large portion of eastern Colorado was claimed by both Spain and France. Neither c...

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  • State of Colorado

    Please do not add any profiles to the State of Colorado project. Add them to the appropriate sub-project. Projects Colorado Freedom Memorial Colorado Namesakes Colorado Pioneers People Named Colorado Victims of the Flu Pandemic: Colorado Cities Arvada's Most Influential Fort Collins Ethnicities Cornish in Colorado

  • Place projects

    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature. List of place projects Countries and regions Canada Canada main page Canadian Portal with links to a lot of projects related to Canada. Projects linked to each of the provinces and territories below: Alber...

  • Fort Collins, Colorado

    Acting Jon Heder Jake Lloyd Business Kim Jordan Jeff Lebesch Charity Sister Mary Alice Murphy Colorado State University Temple Grandin Sonny Lubick Thomas "Tom" Sutherland History Franklin Capen Avery 1849–1923 Elizabeth Hickock Robbins Stone 1801–1895 Ansel Watrous 1835–1927 Music Derek Vincent Smith Philanthropy ...

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  • Tanners

    TANNER, n. One whose occupation is to tan hides, or convert them into leather by the use of tan. Tanners might operate as a small business but most worked in tanneries, to tan the skins and hides of animals, converting them into leather. The leather was used primarily for making boots and shoes but doublets and jerkins were also made of leather. In ancient history, tanning was considered a ...

  • New England Puritans

    Particularly in the years after 1630, Puritans left for New England, supporting the founding of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and other settlements. The large-scale Puritan emigration to New England then ceased, by 1641, with around 21,000 having moved across the Atlantic. This English-speaking population in America did not all consist of colonists, since many returned, but produced more than 16...

  • American Continental Army

    Continental Army was formed after the outbreak of the American Revolutionary War by the colonies that became the United States of America. Established by a resolution of the Continental Congress on June 14, The Continental Army consisted of soldiers from all 13 colonies, and after 1776, from all 13 states. When the American Revolutionary War began at the Battles of Lexington and Concord on Apri...

  • Heraldry - Discovering Your Family Coat of Arms

    It has been discussed many times and a number of people have often wondered: "What IS my family's Coat of Arms?" and "HOW do I find out?" There are a few key points to keep in mind when doing this kind of specialized research. 1. If you are Full-Blooded Eskimo, Aborigine, Pygmy, Neanderthal, Iceman, Hobbit (yes, this was an actual human race), Martian, or any other Race, which does not have...

  • Moray, Morayshire or Elginshire, Historic County of Scotland

    Moray, Morayshire or Elginshire, Historic County of Scotland Main Page Work in Progress - to be enlarged/expanded - place holder Some links are not yet active Administrative centre Elgin Chapman County Code - MOR Gaelic Name Moireibh Famous for: Landmarks and Places of Interest Auchindoun Castle Ballindalloch Castle Balvenie Castle Distilleries - Benromach,...

  • Fishermen of Hastings

    Hastings is one of Britain's oldest fishing ports. Boats have worked from the beach in front of the ancient town for over a thousand years. There are more than 25 boats, the largest beach-launched fishing fleet in Britain, based on The Stade. This project hopes to gather together the family histories of the Fishing community, perhaps building new trees to accommodate them. If you have a c...

  • Wyoming Pioneers

    Wyoming Pioneers are those who emigrated to the Wyoming Territory prior to statehood in 1890. The usual indication that a person was a pioneer is a listing in 1870 or 1880 censuses for Wyoming, or a land entry dated before 1890. County records are also good sources of information. Wyoming is the iconic state of the Old West. The United States acquired international title to the area east of t...

  • Clergy in our family

    Clergy in our family Tracing the faith and religious convictions of your family This project will work in conjunction with the "History Project" to give you a report of how many Clergy(equivalent in any Religion or Faith) were in your family. Please add ANY profiles of ANY Clergy or equivalent in any Religion or Faith to this project, to take advantage of the "History Project App" . O...

  • Medal of Honor

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States government. It is bestowed on members of the United States armed forces who distinguish themselves "conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his or her life above and beyond the call of duty while engaged in an action against an enemy of the United States...

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  • Eesti sõjaväelased

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti sõjaväelasi läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Sõjaväelased Eesti VR kavalerid II Maailmasõja ohvrid Eestlastest kavaleride elulood I Maailmasõjas Ohvitseride andmekogu Eesti Vabariigi kaadriohvitseride saatus 1938-1996. Vello Salo (Okupatsioonide Repressiivpoliitika Uurimi...

  • Detectives

    A detective is an investigator, usually a member of a law enforcement agency. Some are private persons, and may be known as private investigators or "private eyes".Informally, and primarily in fiction, a detective is any licensed or unlicensed person who solves crimes, including historical crimes, or looks into records.In some police departments, a detective position is achieved by passing a wr...

  • Heber Valley, Utah

    The Heber Valley/Wasatch County area was originally discovered by Native Americans; the Timpanogos Utes being the most recent. The area was used primarily as a summer hunting ground and as an area where materials for hunting tools could be found and produced. "Wasatch" in the Uto-Aztecan language means "mountain pass" or "low pass over high range". On a summer morning in 1857 workers employed...

  • Justin Swanstrom

    historian, genealogist, volunteer curator, writer, editor, small business adviser Caelum non animum mutant qui trans mare currunt - They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea. (Horace) About My Projects I have a lifelong interest in the ways stories shape and re-shape the identities of people and groups. The stories we tell about our ancestors, and our own reactions to th...

  • MCLEAN Family

    Research into the MCLEAN branch of the family tree.

  • Coalition for the Standardization of Geni Naming Conventions

    This group aims to concisely define a set a rules that everyone in this project can abide by. Rules 1. Use ordinary case. Do not enter surnames in all uppercase Here is the place to change your personal settings so that your Birth Surnames shows in CAPS even when entered in ordinary case . Try & get the name as close to the original name as possible, taking into account the dialect and ...

  • BOUCHER Family

    Research into the BOUCHER branch of the family tree.

  • Occupations portal

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

  • Black Cowboys

    Black cowboys or African American cowboys were largely African American freedmen after the Civil War who were drawn to cowboy life, in part because there was not quite as much discrimination in the west as in other areas of American society at the time. Some estimates suggest that in the late 19th century, 20% of all cowboys may have been African American. History As farmers began looking f...

  • Blacks of the Old West

    This is a sub-project for the Afro-, Africans throughout the Americas Master Project and the U.S. Westward Expansion/Wild West project. This project is about Blacks of the Old West (outside of the original 13 colonies/states). It not only looks at the Black cowboys , which covers mostly the late 19th century, but the early explorers, scouts, drivers, traders, runaways, fugitives, translators,...

  • Frontier Scouts and Guides

    "The West owes much to those hardy men who, usually from mere love of adventure, wandered alone or in small companies across the wilderness, ever in advance of the settlements and the troops, exploring the unknown, tracing nameless rivers, uncovering hidden water holes in the grim desert, penetrating to every nook and corner of the Great Plains and the mountains beyond, discovering the haunts o...

  • SmartCopy

    Tool for copying genealogical data into Geni. SmartCopy is a Google Chrome browser extension that allows advanced Geni users to copy information and profiles from various sources into Geni. It provides quick access to research links and HistoryLink tools. Download SmartCopy Supported Sites MyHeritage Data ( SuperSearch, Smart Matches, Record Matches ). MyHeritage Genealogies Billi...

  • World War I

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

  • Americans in World War I

    In memory of those who served in World War I. Links and other resources Last Known WWI Vet Dead at 110 , Florence Green served as a mess steward in the Women's Royal Air Force. Welsh history of World War One to go online Rainbow Division Roster Interesting Americans with WW1 Connections Alice Bright, Lady Lowther , was the joint hon. secretary of the American Women’s Wa...

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  • Fur Trappers and Mountain Men

    The North American fur trade began as early as the 1530s and was a central part of the early history of contact between Europeans and the native peoples of what is now the United States and Canada. In 1578 there were 350 European fishing vessels at Newfoundland. Sailors began to trade metal implements (particularly knives) for the natives' well-worn pelts. The first pelts in demand were beave...

  • Neely Family - 1866 - William Henry "Will" Neely

    WILLIAM HENRY "Will" NEELY; April 2, 1866 to November 7, 1949; 83 years old By Roy ”Buddy” Neely, Jr. Introduction This is the story of the William Henry Neely family as a whole during the entire period of his life, from 1866 until 1949. There are many sources for events related here from cousins as handed down to them from their fathers and mothers, Will and Ulah ’s ...

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  • Neely Family - 1895 - Fairye Medora Neely

    FAIRYE MADORA NEELY January 30, 1895 June 20, 1934 39 years old By Roy “Buddy” Neely Jr. Fairye was the sixth child of Will and Ulah Neely, the second born in Texas after the family had moved to Ellis County from Blount County, Alabama in late 1892. At the time of her birth, Will was a tenant farmer in the vicinity of Maypearl, a dozen or so miles west of the Ellis County seat of ...

  • Neely Clan - Master Project & Overview

    This project provides a place to connect projects related to the Neely families. Project Organization The Neelys from Scotland and Ireland from 1590 through to the emmigration of a number of the Neelys to North America in the late 1600's. Six generations of Neelys in the United States , starting with Thomas Neely, Sr. (1695-1756), with primary focus through to Theophilus Monroe Neely (...

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  • Jewish families from Sobědruhy (Soborten), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Sobědruhy (Soborten) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. (now known as Teplice-Sobědruhy) History & News Links:

  • 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. Notable people of the American Old West Artists Frederic Remington - Artist who specialized in the American Old West Explorers Sacajawea , Sho...

  • Richard Williams Family

    To document the descendants and ancestry of Richard Williams, the founder of Taunton, Massachusetts. A wonderful multimedia introduction to Richard Williams and Francis Deighton and their hometown can be found on our cousin, Charles Adler's family website . Frances Deighton , sometimes spelled "Dighton". Richard and Francis Williams' descendants are linked in marriage with many well-doc...

  • Movies vs Real Life

    Movies based on real events or people The Sound of Music The Countess Macbeth Shaka Zulu 'She' Zulu Dawn Invictus : Mandela; Pienaar & the Winning of the Rugby World Cup Cry Freedom - on the life of Steve Biko Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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  • Robbers, Rustlers and Rogues

    Bring over your ancestors who may not have always been on the right side of "the law ..." Some definitions Rogue a dishonest or unprincipled man: "you are a rogue and an embezzler!" a person whose behavior one disapproves of but who is nonetheless likable or attractive (often used as a playful term of reproof): "Cenzo, you old rogue!" Rustler n. One who works or acts with ener...

  • 1863 in the US Civil War

    This project is a holding place for the various projects created involving 1863 and the US Civil War.

  • Union Army

    The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War , which lasted from 1861 to 1865. It consisted of the small United States Army, known as the regular army, which was augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by northern U.S. states, consisting of volunteers as well as conscripts. The Union Army fought and eventually defeated the Confederate States A...

  • Early Families of Taunton, Massachusetts

    A place to collect the families and individuals who settled Taunton, Massachusetts and examine where they came from in England and their marriage patterns. "Probably the early settlers of this region came largely from the southwest of England, for we there find the familiar names of Norton, Dorchester, Weymouth, Wareham, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Barnstable, Somerset, Dartmouth, Berkley, Tiver...

  • Tulane University

    Tulane University of Louisiana is a private, nonsectarian research university located in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Founded as a public medical college in 1834, the school grew into a comprehensive university in 1847 and was eventually privatized under the endowments of Paul Tulane and Josephine Louise Newcomb in 1884. Tulane is a member of the Association of American Universities...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1856

    1856 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1856 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

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