Genealogy Projects tagged with India on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Bollywood

    This project is for modern day Indian actors who star in what is known as "Masala Movies" and not such much the legendary actors from yesteryear (unless they are still acting in films today). Bollywood is the informal term popularly used for the Hindi-language film industry based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. The term is often incorrectly used to refer to the whole of Indian cinema; it is on...

  • Notable Indian scientists

    Famous Indian scientists of the ancient and modern times Famous Indian Scientists Har Gobind Khorana Har Gobind Khorana is an American molecular biologist born on 9 January 1922 to an Indian Punjabi couple. For his work on the interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in the year 1968 . * Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar Iyer Su...

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  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - POW INDIA

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... INDIA More than 9,000 POW were held in the following camps: Camps and Cemeteries Ahmednagar : Cemetery – Fort Ahmednagar Cemetery Amritsar Camp for "irreconcilables" Abbottabad Bellary : Cemetery – Bell...

  • Campbell Families Of Jamaica

    PROJECT UNDER CONSTRUCTION S.W. Campbell's of Argyll who's profiles posted here are for research purpose only. Presently I have no proof they are related to the Campbell's who were in Jamaica. I do know that the Campbell families in Jamaica were from Argyll. Before settleing in Jamaica, some were in Barbados. After leaving Jamaica some settled in England and USA The ones posted here will be...

  • Gouverneurs des Etablissements de l'Inde (1668-1961)

    Governors of French India . . . _____________________________________________________ Contexte historique (Historical Context) (Under construction) Commissaires (Commissioners) 1668-1672 : François Caron 1672-1681 : François Baron 1681-1693 : François Martin 1693-1699 : Occupation hollandaise (Dutch occupation) Gouverneurs-généraux ...

  • Governadores da Índia Portuguesa

    O Estado Português da Índia , também conhecido por Estado da Índia ou Índia Portuguesa , foi o governo constituido para administrar todos os territórios dependentes de Portugal nas costas do Oceano Índico à época do Império Português. De 1505 a 1752, abrangeu todos os territórios no Índico - desde a �...

  • RAMAYANA

    The Ramayana has seven long sections called kandas. The first section, the Bala-Kanda (pages 2-19), tells of Prince Rama's birth, his youthful adventures, and his marriage to the Princess Sita. Bala refers to "childhood" or "early" events. '= 'DIVINE SRIRAMA (5114BC TO 5044BC) INDIAN HISTORY MORE THAN 7100 YEARS AGO Scientific Dating of Ramayan Era The beginning of the Holocene (post ...

  • The Gandhi Project

    The family and extended relatives of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the pre-eminent political and ideological leader of India during the Indian independence movement. He pioneered satyagraha. This is defined as resistance to tyranny through mass civil disobedience, a philosophy firmly founded upon ahimsa, or total nonviolence. This concept helped India to gain indep...

  • India puranic/ vedic tree including modern royal dynasties

    The goal is to facilitate the creation of the grand Indian family tree. India here refers to "ancient" India and includes the entire Indian sub continent and parts of central Asia. The tree uses "Brahma" as the nodal point for starting the tree. Many parts of the tree are considered "mythical", but I have included them for now. Roughly 250 generations or 5000 years of Geneology is being...

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  • South African Settlers - Indian

    Early Indian Settlers in South Africa This project is for Early Indian Settlers in South Africa. It is also a place where you can share links to online resources, tell other users where records etc. can be found and make queries or ask for help through the discussion facility. To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. Project Help: How...

  • 1947 - Kumar Family Migrants to India

    Profiling of the Kumars Family that migrated from Pakistan to India during the 1947 partition of unified India. Project will get data regarding family members alive or their relatives in India and around the world.

  • Vaghela Roots

    We are from a line of Rajputs decendants. I always wanted to trace my roots as far as I can. Vaghela's who after the Solankis ruled Gujarat (A.D. 1242-1304) and held three chifship of Tharad, Movada and Diodar in the Palanpur Agency and the one chiefship of Pethapur in the Mahi Kantha. [Campbell, James; Gazetteer of the Bombay Presidency Vol. ix Part 1, Vipin Jain for Vintage Books 2nd ed, 19...

  • Roye / Moses / Samuels of India, Persia/Iran, Sri Lanka including those of Indian descent but living elsewhere in the world (USA, Australia, UK, Canada, etc.)

    Scope of Project Attempting to gain knowledge and fill out -- as much as possible -- information about my extended family tree which has roots in India but spreads its branches all over the world including the United States of America, Australia, United Kingdom, and Canada. If you or a member of your tree have any lineage going back to these families, please visit the project and/or get in ...

  • Baghdadi Trade Diaspora : Jews in Singapore

    Jewish communities in India : the path to Singapore The Jewish Traders created a very strong community in a place that had absolutely no Jewish life at all. They were Judeo/Arabic speaking immigrants dressed in long exotic robes who traced their roots back to Baghdad. In 1608 Britain’s East India Company expanded into and founded its first successful trading company in Surat, north o...

  • Ephraim family in India

    The Shakya in India claim descent from a mythical king Ikshvaku, who according to tradition was a son of Manu. Ma-Nu is the Indian "Noah" ("Nu" in Hebrew). It is likely that Ikshvaku is actually Isaac (Abraham's son and hence descendent of Noah) and in addition to the phonetic similarity, there are some similarities e.g. between the story of Isaac, Jacob and Esau in Genesis 27 . And one o...

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  • Archaeologists - India

    DIGITAL SOUTH EAST ASIA LIBRARY, LONDON Cousens, Henry (b. 13 Sep 1854; d. Tunbridge Wells, 1933). Areas: India Notes: Listed as having joined Archaeological Survey Department, 16 Nov 1881; in fact a letter written by James Burgess in 1883 indicates that he had worked for the survey since 1874; After 1886 he supervised and trained Indian draughtsmen; 'Toured Northern Gujarat in 1886...

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