Genealogy Projects tagged with Britain on the Geni Family Tree

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  • West Florida, the 15th Colony

    This project is to discuss and research the West Florida Colony controlled variously by Spain and Britain. In recent conversations with David Menk, he mentioned the 8 eastern Parishes of Louisiana were actually part of West Florida. Notables William Blount --- 1st person in the U.S. to be impeached by the House of Representatives, the first time it even exercised this power, and was simul...

  • 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 ...

  • East Florida, the 14th Colony

    This project is to discuss and research the East Florida Colony controlled variously by Spain and Britain. Notables 60th (Royal American) Regiment of Foot, later the King's Royal Rifle Corps, raised in 1755 as the 62nd and renumbered as the 60th in 1756. The American Regiment of Infantry operated in East and West Florida. (See Journal of Southern History). Links and Resources Rosales'...

  • Kings of Ancient Britannia

    This project will keep track of the kings of ancient Britain, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland beginning with the Roman invasion of Britain in 55 AD to 1066 AD at the coronation of Harold II and beginning of the Middle Ages. Naming Conventions We will use titles in the native language. Cadeyrn Fendigaid ap Gwrtheyrn did not speak English, so he was never once called "King of Powys." His title w...