Genealogy Projects tagged with China 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...

  • Boxer Indemnity Scholarship Program

    庚子賠款獎學金 The Boxer Rebellion of 1900. See wikipedia article . 1909 胡剛復 Harvard 梅貽琦 Worcester 金邦正 Cornell 第一批除考取学生四十七名之外,当时贵胄学&#x...

  • Chinese literati (Ancient and Early Medieval)

    Knechtges, David R. and Chang, Taiping, eds. Ancient and Early Medieval Chinese Literature , A Reference Guide. Leiden: Brill, 2014 contains excellent biographies of literary figures up to the Sui Dynasty. During the early medieval period, or the Six Dynasties (Wei, Jin, Song, Qi, Liang, Chen), almost all literati (men of letter) came from the "high families," which could be called aristocr...

  • Captain Charles Alfred Auckland Kellett

    Project concerned with establishing the origins of Captain Charles Alfred Auckland Kellett, famous for having sailed the Chinese junk Keying from China, around the Cape of Good Hope to the United States and England between 1846 and 1848. Charles Alfred Kellett b. 25/11/1818 in Plymouth, Devon, England. m. Jane Kellett in Liverpool, 1840 Charles Kellett Louisa Jane Kellett Sydney ...

  • Shanghai Ghetto הגטו בשנחאי

    The Shanghai ghetto , formally known as the Restricted Sector for Stateless Refugees (無国籍難民限定地区 mukokuseki nanmin gentei chiku?), was an area of approximately one square mile in the Hongkou District of Japanese-occupied Shanghai, to which about 20,000 Jewish refugees were relocated by the Japanese-issued Proclamation Concerning Rest...

  • Boxer Rebellion

    [ ] The British Expeditionary Force was sent to China during the Boxer Rebellion.The Boxer Rebellion, Boxer Uprising or Yihetuan Movement was an anti-imperialist uprising which took place in China towards the end of the Qing dynasty between 1898 and 1900. It was initiated by the Militia United in Righteousness (Yihetuan), known in English as the "Boxers," and was motivated by proto-nationalis...

  • Academia Sinica

    Chinese wikipedia article 院長 蔡元培 (1928-1940) 朱家驊 (1940-1957) 總幹事代理院長 胡適 (1957-1962) 王世杰 (1962-1970) 錢思亮 (1970-1983) 吳大猷 (1983-1994) 李遠哲 (1994-2006) 翁啟惠 (...

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  • Envoys and Ambassadors of China

    Britain 1875 - 1911 Envoys of the Qing Empire 郭嵩燾 許鈐身 劉錫鴻 曾紀澤 劉瑞芬 薛福成 龔照瑗 張德彜 汪大燮 李經方 劉玉麟 1912-1935 Envoys of Republic of China ...

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences

    excluding the division of Philosophy and Social Sciences (1955, 1957) and Foreign Members.

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  • Victims of the Cultural Revolution (1966-1976)

    Although practically everyone in China might be considered a victim of the Cultural Revolution, this project is limited to those who have been directly killed, or driven to commit suicide (to avoid public humiliation) during the 10 year period. a short list on Chinese wikipedia

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  • Emperors of China

    Huang-di (皇帝), a title created by Qin Shi-huang-di (秦始皇帝, literally the First Huang-di of the Qin), and thenceforth employed by all who claimed sovereignty over all or part of China, all the way down to 1912 when the last Huang-di Puyi abdicated. The fact that the English title Emperor is associated with Huang-di, in terms of translating both ways, do...

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  • China at the 2014 Winter Olympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who are likely to represent China at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Once Olympic trials have been held, the list will be refined to cover only those confirmed to be Olympians in 2014. Please note that the lists below are incomplete; indeed, the lists for some sports have not been started at all yet. Your help with this project is greatly appreciated! ...

  • Chinese Dissidents

    中國持不同政見者列表 This list consists of these activists who are known as Chinese dissidents. Many Chinese political activists have been detained or jailed or exiled for their pro-democracy or rights defending activities. The Chinese government has many blacklists. ' Complete List of Chinese Dissidents N...

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  • Medal of Honor recipients for the Boxer Rebellion

    The Boxer Movement, or Boxer Rebellion, was a Chinese uprising from November 1899 to September 7, 1901, against foreign influence in areas such as trade, politics, religion and technology that occurred in China during the final years of the Manchu rule (Qing Dynasty). The members of the Chinese Society of Righteous and Harmonious Fists were simply called boxers by the Westerners due to the ...