Genealogy Projects tagged with Africa on the Geni Family Tree

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  • International Places Project Index

    International Places Project Index=Every person is born somewhere, marries, lives, works and dies somewhere. Places are a key component to family history research. This project aims to be the starting point in your search for a place on Geni to discover more about your ancestors. If a place you are looking for is not listed, and you cannot find a project on the place then you may consider creat...

  • African Missionaries (South Africa, Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) and beyond.

    'Missionaries were amongst the first people to explore the interior of Africa. This project is a place to assemble them and to explore their family history. 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 ...

  • International Projects Index

    International Projects International Help Portal Civil Registry and Church Records around the World Wonders of the World Ode to Joy - Anthem / European Union , Listen to 10 Top Anthems Please feel free to list your Project under (1) Country of Origin, or (2) Global Area of Interest. If a link doesn't work, just go to Projects Page and paste the project name in the search b...

  • L3b1a ( mtDNA)

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  • American Colonization Society

    American Colonization Society The American Colonization Society (ACS) (in full, The Society for the Colonization of Free People of Color of America), founded in 1816, was the primary vehicle to support the return of free African Americans to what was considered greater freedom in Africa. It helped to found the colony of Liberia in 1821–22 as a place for freedmen. Among its founders wer...

  • Africa Portal

    This Portal or Master Project is to link all the projects related to Africa and the African Continent. Africa An African Diaspora sub-project will be added. This is a work in progress. Much help is needed! What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area. Problem finding an ance...

  • Influential Africans

    This is a Master Project with sub-projects for the different types of leaders. KHUFU (CHEOPS) - PHAROAH OF EGYPT Renowned as builder of the world’s greatest wonder - the Great Pyramid in 2560 BC. SHEBA - QUEEN OF ETHIOPIA Renowned for her visit to King Solomon in 1000 BC, and wealthy dynasty founded in Ethiopia. CLEOPATRA VII - QUEEN OF EGYPT Renowned for her relationship t...

  • International Planters and Pen Keepers

    Colonials who owned land and slaves in countries, not their homeland and traveled frequently. My concentration is in Jamaica and USA. The likely hood that an American Plantation owner had other Plantations and relatives in other countries is always possible. I know most of mine did, and this creates a problem for genealogy searches in Jamaica. If u know of or have ancestors who fit this des...

  • Jamaican Creole

    Jamaican Creole traces the connections between early families from the British island whose port cities of Black River, St. Ann's Bay, Port Antonio and Kingston formed the basis for international trade, commerce and cultural exchange. Mary Seacole, Jamaican nurse

  • Zimbabwe - Tribes and People

    The tribes and people of Zimbabwe (Individual projects will follow) The following at this stage are various notes - the aim is to refine them into a comprehensive and more cohesive overview of the Zimbabwean people. Zimbabwe is a mixture of people. More than two-thirds of the population speaks Shona as their first language. Shona-speaking people live mainly in the eastern two-thirds...

  • Nguni Peoples 1700s - 1800s

    1700 Dlamini chiefdoms move south from Delagoa Bay and settle on land north of the Phongolo River; thereby forming the core of the future Swazi nation. 1767 The Cape frontier is pushed further eastward, beyond the Gamtoos River into the land of the AmaXhosa. Armed confrontations between the AmaXhosa and the Dutch colonists ensue. 1775 The death of Phalo increases the political tensions and ...

  • African Kings

    African Queens Those who have no record of what their forebears have accomplished lose the inspiration which comes from the teaching of biography and history.These are the words of Dr. Carter Godwin Woodson, distinguished Black author, editor, publisher, and historian (December 1875 - April 1950). Carter G. Woodson believed that Blacks should know their past in order to participate intelligen...

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  • Les Touats

    Après le massacre de 400 000 juifs par les romains en Cyrénaïque, les rescapés traversent le Sahara et s'installent dans les oasis. Leur empire va durer près de 1300 ans. Aujourd'hui, on peut retracer leur histoire. Dans le sud Saharien a existé pendant des centaines d'années un empire juif, l'empire Juif du Touat, un empire sans empereur, ni v...