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  • Kolga-Jaani kalmistu

    Kolga-Jaani kalmistu paikneb Viljandimaal, Kolga-Jaani vallas, 500 m kaugusel Kolga-Jaani kirikust. Kolga-Jaani kalmistu üldpindala on 2.03 ha. Kalmistu koosneb kahest poolest, vanemast ja uuemast, mis asetsevad kahel pool Kolga-Jaani-Vaibla-Tartu maanteed. Vanem pool jääb teest N-O suunda, uuem pool S-W suunda. Kolga-Jaani kalmistu vanema poole esikülg(tee poole) ku...

  • Eesti vabadusvõitlejad

    Nagu veepiisas peitub meri, nii on ka inimeses rahvas. Rahvast, kes kannab ajaloo tarkust, ei saa lõpuni petta. Ühel 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 meeste v�...

  • 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. ...

  • E1b1a (Y-DNA)

    For people who have tested and been assigned paternal haplogroup (Y-DNA haplogroup) E1b1a (E-M2)or are believed to have had this haplogroup based on descendants tested.== Defining Mutations ==== Origin == Distribution ==== Subclades of E ==* E1 - E-P147** E1a1 - E-M44 ** E1b1b - E-M215 *** E1b1b1 - E-M35 **** E1b1b1a2 - E-V13 **** E1b1b1c1 - E-M34 == Famous Members ==* (to be added)== How to Pa...

  • amaXhosa People of South Africa

    History of the amaXhosa The amaXhosa people are Bantu speakers living in south-east South Africa, and in the last two centuries throughout the southern and central-southern parts of the country. Xhosa people currently make up approximately 18% of the South African population. By number: in 2008: Botswana 9,900; Lesotho 22,000; South Africa 7,529,000; Zimbabwe 29,000 During the seventeenth c...

  • abaThembu Descent Line

    The Ancestry of the abaThembu Kings The earliest known ancestor of the abaThembu was Mbulali , whose grandson, Thembu , led his people from the present kwaZulu-Natal area to Dedesi in the present day Eastern cape. Eight generations later, during the 16th century Nxeko led his people from Dedesi to the Msana river (where he lies buried), a tributary of the Mbashe River in Mthatha district. A...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • World War One: United Kingdom & Ireland exercise HQ

    World War One: United Kingdom & Ireland exercise Head Quarters Object of this exercise To link existing GENi profiles of WW1 personnel to the relevant projects for men and women born in the Channel Island, England, Ireland,Scotland and Wales. This includes people born in other parts of the world into families from those countries (for example servicemen serving abroad). To add as many...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • palun ühendame ühtselt oma sugupuud

    et alustada - tuleb kuskilt peale hakata! ÕS 2006 "ühtselt" - Küsitud kujul või valitud artikli osast otsitut ei leitud, kasutan laiendatud otsingut. Leitud 1 artikkel üheselt ühtmoodi, ühte moodi ▪. Üheselt mõistetav vastus "ühtsel" - ''"Ühiste jõududega''", parem: '''ühisel jõul'...

  • Eestlased Kanadas / Estonians in Canada

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid eestlasi Kanadas läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Siin võiks olla isikud kes on tuntud Kanada eestlaste kogukonnas (näiteks Kanada eestlaste organisatsioonide eestvedaja) ja Kanada ühiskonnas või terves maailmas oma alal (nt tippteadlane, tuntud kirjanik, kunstnik, arhitekt, insener, fotograaf, disain...

  • 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 ...

  • Eesti teater

    Kuna eesti näitlejatel on eraldi projekt, siis siia koondame eesti teatritega seotud inimesed läbi kõikide ajajärkude: teatrilavastajad, -koreograafid ja balletitantsijad, ballettmeistrid, -repetiitorid, -suflöörid, -dirigendid, -koormeistrid, -orkestrandid ja -kontsertmeistrid, -kunstnikud ja -dekoraatorid -teatripedagoogid, -teadlased ja -...

  • OVS- SA families

    Oranje-Vrystaat Die Oranje-Vrystaat (Nederlands: Oranje-Vrijstaat) was een van die onafhanklike Boererepublieke. Die Oranje-Vrystaat was een van die provinsies van die Republiek van Suid-Afrika. Dit bestaan vandag steeds as 'n provinsie van Suid-Afrika met die verkorte naam Vrystaat. Die Oranje-Vrystaat (OVS) was ‘n onafhanklike staat in Suidelike-Afrika gedurende die tweede helfte v...

  • South Africa - Profile Guidelines

    Conventions for Profile Management on the South African branch of the "World Family Tree" (WFT) The Naming Conventions outlined in this project, with the supporting documents and images, are currently in format (ver 3-2) . These are in line with: Coalition for the Standardization of GENi Naming Conventions Naming Conventions Wiki They follow the method suggested by GENi head - Noah ...

  • 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...

  • Imigrantes Italianos ao Brasil / Italian immigrants to Brazil

    Os primeiros imigrantes a deixarem a Itália na época da "grande imigração" foram sobretudo os vênetos, cerca de 30% do total, seguidos dos habitantes de Campânia, Calábria e Lombardia. Segundo o IBGE (Brasil, 500 anos de povoamento, 2000) foram 1.243.633 imigrantes italianos ao Brasil no período 1876-1920. Uma das primeiras viagens ofi...

  • Adoption Portal

    Welcome to Geni's Adoption Portal! This is the starting place for Geni users interested in exploring adoption within their branches and within the broader World Family Tree. If you are researching your own adoption, the adoption of an ancestor, or where an adoptee in your family may be today, please feel free to use the Discussion area here to collaborate with others. Adoption-related sub-p...

  • Tallinna Rahumäe kalmistu

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

  • 18th Century British Politicians

    18th Century British Politicians Picture Right: Henry Drummond who in 1774 entered parliament, representing Wendover, Buckinghamshire. He was a supporter of Lord North, and in 1780, at North’s suggestion, he was elected an MP for Midhurst in Sussex. He held that seat until 1790. A William Gordon, 2nd Earl of Aberdeen B John Hamilton, 2nd Lord Belhaven and Stenton John Campbel...

  • 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...

  • 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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  • Staten-Generaal onder de Republiek (1588-1796)

    States-General in the Dutch Republic . Voor nadere informatie, zie Wikipedia... Bronnen: geciteerd op Wikipedia (voor aanvulling vatbaar) (Under Construction) _____________________________________________________ Holland 1588-1589 : Sebastiaan van Loosen ( - 1597) (namens Gorinchem) 1588-1589 : Franchois Vranck (1555 - 1617) (namens Gouda) 1588-1589 : Symon Meynertsz. ( - 16...

  • 19th Century British Politicians

    19th Century British Politicians Picture to right: William Tatton Egerton The list below is from Wikipedia UK MPs 1801–02 and some names are in the wrong place alphabetically. Although there will be duplications through the years this is still a huge project and this list is just for starters: A Charles Abbot, 1st Baron Colchester Archibald Acheson, 2nd Earl of Gosford Robert...

  • Madison County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to Madison County Virginia. See the Related Projects for details. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

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  • British Peers and Baronets

    The British Peers and Baronets Project seeks to bring together all persons in (or from) the United Kingdom with hereditary titles, excluding monarchs (who are already compiled under the " English and British Monarchs " Project). The term "British" in this context is understood to include all titled peers and baronets in the United Kingdom (this includes all of Great Britain -- England, Scotla...

  • Zambia and Zimbabwe - GENi projects overview

    Zambia and Zimbabwe - Overview (Northern and Southern Rhodesia) The purpose of this project is to outline projects related to Zambia, Zimbabwe (and to a certain extent Malawi) - the former Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Having them all listed in one place will easily establish if projects already exist or whether new projects are needed. Please add any projects which have not been listed. In...

  • 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...

  • People of Interest in My Family (Cheever, Duffey, Dolata, Eberling)

    This is a list of people I find interesting.

  • Show Business Families

    This is a collection for show business families on Geni - historic and contemporary. The guideline is that at least one of the relationships in the clan should be by blood – siblings, parents, children, cousins, and so on. To add a profile to the project, actions menu (upper right) > Add profiles. Or from the profile, actions menu (upper right) > add to project. Invite more ...

  • British Stage Actors

    British Stage Actors The purpose of the project is to compile a list of the most popular, renowned or famous British theatre or stage actors, and to add links to profiles on GENi where trees exist. The list is by no means complete so please add to it! To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions...

  • Comic book character actors

    Comic book character actors are actors who have portrayed comic book characters, either in movies or in live-action television shows.

  • Oscar Nominations 2015

    The 87th annual Academy Awards will air live on February 22 at 7pm EST/4 PST. Please hyperlink the Geni profile in bold on this list, and use discussions if any nominee trees are missing / need assistance. Best Director Alexandro G. Iñárritu , Birdman Richard Linklater, Boyhood Bennett Miller, Foxcatcher Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel Morten Tyldum, The Imi...

  • 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...

  • Oxford University

    University of Oxford The University of Oxford (informally referred to as Oxford University or simply Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England, United Kingdom. Although its exact date of foundation is unclear, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096, making it the oldest university in the English-speaking world, and the second-oldest surviving univer...

  • 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 . Subproje...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - London 1840

    Ship – 700 tons Captain – Henry Shuttleworth Surgeon Superintendent – Ralph Johnston Sailed from London, England on the 13th Aug 1840 and arrived at Port Nicholson, New Zealand on the 12 Dec 1840. Cabin Passengers Aubrey Harcourt Richard 22 Baines Mr Mrs. Brandon Alfred de Bathe 31 Constance Mary Anne Carrington Frederic...

  • 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...

  • Greene County Indiana Research and 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. PLEASE ALL PROFILES MUST SHOW A CONNECTION TO GREENE COUNTY INDIANA and some documnetation to prove the connection NO BLANK PROFILES PLEASE - 1 - as emigrating to Greene county Indiana - with a about data and source in...

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  • Sexton Family of Virginia, Kentucky and Indiana

    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. Scope of Project is To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree the goals being: 1) to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information 2) to clean up duplicates and en...

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  • 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...

  • Anglo-Dutch Wars (1652–54) (1665–67) (1672–74) (1780–84)

    Anglo-Dutch Wars The Anglo–Dutch Wars (Dutch: Engels–Nederlandse Oorlogen or Engelse Zeeoorlogen) were a series of wars fought between the English (later British) and the Dutch in the 17th and 18th centuries for control over the seas and trade routes. The first war took place during the English Interregnum, and was fought between the Commonwealth of England and the Dutch Repub...

  • Nord-Gudbrandsdal i eldre tider

    I Gudbrandsdalen har det bodd flere kjente slekter, og dette prosjektet forsøker rydde i linjene og kvalitetssikre innholdet. Fokus er på nordre og midtre del - foreløpig. Profilinformasjon Det er viktig at vi prøver bygge ut informasjonen for hver enkelt profil som omfattes av prosjektet, og fører opp lenker til primærkildene for profilene. Vi kan ...

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  • World War One: Armed Forces - Channel Islands

    World War One: Armed Forces - Channel Islands 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 armed forces can be added. The First World War, from 1914-...

  • Trinity College, Cambridge

    [ ] The college was founded by Henry VIII in 1546, from the merger of two existing colleges: Michaelhouse (founded by Hervey de Stanton in 1324), and King's Hall (established by Edward II in 1317 and refounded by Edward III in 1337). At the time, Henry had been seizing church lands from abbeys and monasteries. The universities of Oxford and Cambridge, being both religious institutions and qui...

  • Trinity College, Oxford University

    [ ] Trinity College, University of Oxford Broad Street, Oxford Founded by Sir Thomas Pope 1555 Trinity College (full name: The College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity in the University of Oxford, of the foundation of Sir Thomas Pope [3]) is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England. The college was founded in 1555 by Sir Thomas Pope, on land previously occup...

  • Magdalen College , Oxford University

    Magdalen College, University of OxfordHigh Street, OxfordFounded William of Waynfleet, Lord Chancellor and Bishop of Winchester, 1458

  • WW1 Memorials: Arras and Arras Flying Services Memorials

    Arras and Arras Flying Services Memorials Pas de Calais, France 34766 Identified Casualties Image right Arras Memorial The Arras and Arras Flying Services Memorials are in the Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, which is in the Boulevard du General de Gaulle in the western part of the town of Arras. The cemetery is near the Citadel, approximately 2 kms due west of the railway station. Please ...

  • South Africa - Pilgrim's Rest Families

    Aim and Scope This project is intended to record all the early pioneers and gold prospectors connected to Pilgrim's Rest who are on our Geni tree. Several South African families have their roots in Pilgrim's Rest, as a result of the gold rush in the late 1800's, which attracted prospectors from far and wide. "I doubt that a more cosmopolitan assembly of people, sharing such diverse skills a...

  • Keble College, O×ford University

    Keble College, University of Oxford=Parks Road, OxfordFounded by committee in 1870 the most notable member being Edward Pusey.

  • 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...

  • Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen

    (laatst gewijzigd op 2014-03-28 -gjh-) . Welkom Nederlands-, Vlaams-, Afrikaans- & alle andere 'Dutch-like'-taligen! Dit forum is voor iedereen die de Nederlandse taal kan lezen en schrijven. Dit kan u helpen uw genealogisch onderzoek te verbeteren, om vragen te stellen om problemen op te lossen, discussies te volgen of er aan deel te nemen, te lezen over en meewerken aan projecten, meded...

  • Brasenose College, Oxford University

    Brasenose College, University of Oxford=Radcliffe Square, Oxford Founded 1512 by Sir Richard Sutton, lawyer and William Smyth, Bishop of Lincoln. They were both from the North-west of England and Brasenose has always maintained links with Lancashire and Cheshire. The college replaced the far earlier Brasenose Hall.

  • Blackfriars Hall, Oxford Univiersity

    Blackfriars Hall, University of Oxford St. Giles, Oxford. Founded 15 August 1921 by Father Bede Jarrett, the first Dominican friar to study at Oxford since the 16th Century Reformation. Blackfriars Hall is a Permanent Private Hall of the University of Oxford, a Community of over twenty Dominican Friars, and a centre for the study of theology and philosophy for lay and religious students. ...

  • Vanatoa (Wannatoa) suguvõsa

    Vanatoa suguvõsa, nende järeltulijad ja elukaaslased Väga hea oleks kui teeksime kunagi Vanatoa suguvõsa kokkutulekut! :)

  • Eton College

    Eton College, often informally referred to simply as Eton, is an English single-sex boys' independent boarding school located in Eton, Berkshire, near Windsor. It educates over 1,300 pupils, aged 13 to 18 years. It was founded in 1440 by King Henry VI as "The King's College of Our Lady of Eton besides Wyndsor",[1] making it the 18th oldest HMC school.Eton is one of nine English independent scho...

  • 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,...

  • Merton College, Oxford University

    Merton College, University of OxfordMerton Street, OxfordFounded by Walter de Merton Chancellor of England under Henry Ill & Edward I & Bishop of Rochester, in 1264.

  • Writers and Novelists

    Celebrated and influential writers from around the world. List of Novelists from England 20 of America’s iconic writers French writers German writers

  • 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...

  • University of Michigan

    University of Michigan The University of Michigan (UM, U-M, UMich, or U of M), frequently referred to as simply Michigan, is a public research university located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. It is the state's oldest university and has two satellite campuses located in Flint and Dearborn. The university was founded in 1817 in Detroit as the Catholepistemiad, or University of Michigan...

  • Poets

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

  • Corpus Christi College

    Corpus Christi college, University of Oxford=Merton Sgreet, Oxford Founded 1517 by Richard Fox Bishop of Winchester, political advisor to King Henry VII

  • 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...

  • Redheads

    "Once in his life, every man is entitled to fall madly in love with a gorgeous redhead." ~Lucille Ball Red Heads through History Several accounts by Greek writers mention redheaded people. A fragment by the Greek poet Xenophanes describes the Thracians as blue-eyed and red haired. The Greek historian Herodotus described the "Budini" (probably Udmurts and Permyak lo...

  • 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...

  • Oregon Pioneers

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

  • Great Northern War (1700-1721)

    Great Northern War (1700-1721)== Great Northern War (1700–1721) was a conflict in which a coalition led by the Tsardom of Russia successfully contested the supremacy of the Swedish Empire in Northern Europe, Central Europe and Eastern Europe. The initial leaders of the anti-Swedish alliance were Peter the Great of Russia, Frederick IV of Denmark–Norway and Augustus II the Strong o...

  • Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815)

    Napoleonic Wars The Napoleonic Wars were a series of wars declared against Napoleon's French Empire by opposing coalitions that ran from 1803 to 1815. As a continuation of the wars sparked by the French Revolution of 1789, they revolutionised European armies and played out on an unprecedented scale, mainly owing to the application of modern mass conscription. French power rose quickly as Na...

  • Oriel College, Oxford University

    Oriel College, University of Oxford=Oriel Square, 0xfordFounded by Adam de Brome 1324

  • Notables of World War I

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

  • Campion Hall, Oxford University

    Campion Hall, University of Oxford Brewer Street, Oxford Founded 1896 by The Society of Jesus (the Jesuits) A permanent private hall rather than a college, Campion nevertheless enjoys the same status as the colleges in the university structure. Photo ( by steve cadman) Campion Hall (1935-7) by Edwin Lutyens, Oxford. View from the West Side.

  • Green Templeton college , Oxford University

    Green Templeton college, University of Oxford=Woodstock Road, Oxford Chief Benefactors - Dr Cecil & lda Green, Sir John Templeton, Clifford Barclay, Sir Norman Chester , Professor Sir Richard Doll & Norman Leyland

  • Harris Manchester College, Oxford University

    Harris Manchester College, University of O×ford==Mansfield Road, OxfordFounded originally by Presbyterian committee in 1757Modern version founded by committee named after benefactor Major Charles Harris MC in 1990

  • Berga an der Elster

    A Nazi slave camp that held and tortured American and European POWs by depriving them of food while forcing them to literally work themselves to death.

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

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de CADAVAL .# Ana Rebelo Seabra (Cadaval, Portugal, c. 1775 - Rio de Janeiro, c. 1831) casada com Rodrigo Antonio de la Mare.

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

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de BRAGA . Albino Augusto Pinheiro de Lacerda (Famalicão, Braga, Portugal, 13 de dezembro de 1830 - Brasil, ?) filho de José Joaquim de Carvalho e Balbina P...

  • SmartCopy

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