Genealogy Projects tagged with Suriname on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Maroon Culture

    This project is a product and sister to the Facebook group of the same name: Maroon Culture . WHO AND WHAT ARE MAROONS? The word Maroon is said to stem from the spanish word 'Cimarron', which means (from the colonialist's perspective) uncontrollable, 'wild, and untamed'. The etymological root of 'Cima' means top, as it relates to the mountains. The etymological root of 'Maron' goes back to ...

  • Governors of Suriname

    Gouverneurs van Suriname . . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Governors Spanish Colony 1593-1650 1593-1629 : Domingo de Vera e Ibargoyen (1550-1629) English colony 1650-1667 (under Francis Willoughby) 1650-1654 : Anthony Rowse 1654-1667 : William Byam (1622-1670) Dutch colony 1667-1667 1667-1667 : M...

  • Dutch in Guiana · 1616 · Berbice · Demerara · Essequibo · Suriname

    -2012-06-20-22:37+GMT-summer-time-jMu---co-operate-corrigeren-translate-research-? welcome, but please for the moment only with profile-a/o-document-a/o-picture-links to this project-page or on the appropriate profile or with information/documentation through a discussion-line. Joining the team? Also welcome, but please do NOT change this textpage without communications, for it's now 'UNDER-CON...