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  • British Archbishops

    Canterbury Augustine (St.) Laurence (St.) Mellitus Justus (St.) Honorius (St.) Deusdedit (St.) Wighard Theodore (St.) Bertwald (St.) Tatwin (St.) Nothelm Cuthbert (St.) Bregwin (St.) Jaenbert (St.) Aethelhard (St.) Wulfred Feologild Ceolnoth Aethelred Plegmund Athelm Wulfhelm Oda the Severe Aelfsige Berthelm Dunstan (St.) Athelgar Sigeri...

  • The Court of Henry VIII, King of England

    Scope of Project This project identifies the personalities of the Royal Court of King Henry VIII, King of England. Family, friends and foes, are included. Overview Henry VIII (28 June 1491 – 28 January 1547) was King of England from 21 April 1509 until his death. He was also Lord of Ireland (later King of Ireland) and claimant to the Kingdom of France. Henry was the second monarch ...

  • Cambridge University Alumni

    Please add known Cambridge alumni to this project. Collaborators, feel free to update the project, add resources ... And more collaborators. University of Cambridge The University of Cambridge (informally known as "Cambridge University" or simply as "Cambridge") is a collegiate research university located in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom. Originally founded in 1209, it is the secon...

  • People on British Stamps

    People on British Commemorative Stamps The policy followed by the Royal Mail is that the only identifiable living people depicted on British stamps are the monarch and other members of the Royal Family (or people imminently marrying into it). This policy has only occasionally been broken. In the 1967 issue commemorating the solo round the world voyage of Gipsy Moth IV a person appears as an...

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  • Británicos en Chile (British in Chile)

    Inmigración británica en Chile Los británicos han sido muy importantes en la formación de la nación chilena. Actualmente, Chile tiene la mayor población de descendientes de británicos en América Latina. Más de 700.000 chilenos descendientes de británicos (es decir, ingléses, galeses y escoceses) origenes. Historia ...

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  • Reynolds family

    This project is to trace the Reynolds family from its earliest roots up to about 1800, focusing on the descendants of several children of George Reynolds, who came to settle in what is now New England and Virginia. Notables Earliest known ancestor: Carew Reynell Immigrated to the US: William Reynolds Sources Christopher Reynolds Family of Isle of Wight County The Reynolds Fami...

  • Perpetual Emigration Fund

    The Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company was organized in October 1849. The "donations to the fund" helped outfit members "for the trek west" from 1850 to 1887. It also funded voyages to America starting in 1856. The fund was dis-incorporated in 1887 under the provisions of the Edmunds-Tucker Act. Approximately 30,000 people were assisted with all or part of their transportation expenses during th...

  • Lord Mayors of London

    Overview and Scope of Project The goal of this project is to bring all the Lord Mayors of London at one meeting place. wikipedia: wikipedia: Note: the position of Lord Mayor of London is NOT the same as Mayor of London The incumbent Lord Mayor of London is Michael Bear ) The incumbent Mayor of London is Boris Johnson - Wikipedia Boris Johnson is a Mayor of London and NOT a Lor...

  • English-language writers

    English-language person who produces nonfictional writing or literary art such as novels, short stories, poetry, plays, screenplays, or essays in the English language.

  • Married at Westminster Abbey

    Scope of project This project identifies the royal couples who were married at Westminster Abbey, London, England (UK). Overview The Collegiate Church of St Peter at Westminster, popularly known as Westminster Abbey, is a large, mainly Gothic church, in Westminster, London, England (UK), located just to the west of the Palace of Westminster. It is the traditional place of coronation and b...

  • UK Portal

    Welcome, Fàilte, Croeso ! . Looking for your ancestors in the UK? Or, you're in the UK and searching for relatives elsewhere in the world? In this forum, we encourage everyone with links in England, Scotland and Wales to communicate and explore a common ancestry. What can you do here? Ask questions Collaborate on your research Share knowledge you have gained as you've done ...

  • Westminster Abbey Interments and Memorials

    Scope of project This project identifies people interred in Westminster Abbey, as well as individuals memorialized there. References Wikipedia contributors. " Burials and memorials in Westminster Abbey ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Famous People & The Abbey ", Westminster Abbey The Church Monuments Society

  • Border Reivers

    Border Reivers Scope of Project To explore the culture and families of the counties known as the Badlands (England) and Scottish Borders (Scotland). Please collaborate and build our family trees for the original "Hatfields and McCoys." Reivers from: What was a Reiver? Expert Keith Durham (author of "Reivers" and "The Border Reivers") describes him thus: a professional rustler and ...

  • Speakers of the British House of Commons

    The Speaker of the House of Commons is the presiding officer of the House of Commons, the United Kingdom's lower chamber of Parliament. The Speaker presides over the House's debates, determining which members may speak. The Speaker is also responsible for maintaining order during debate, and may punish members who break the rules of the House. Unlike presiding officers of legislatures in many...

  • Counties of England - United Kingdom

    List of counties of England England is a nation within the United Kingdom See Old Counties Map and select "full view" for detailed image of the map right This is the hub project for the counties of England. The history of local government in the United Kingdom differs between England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and the subnational divisions within these which have been called c...

  • Middlesex - Family Heads

    People connected to Middlesex People connected to Middlesex can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historic Middlesex (link to follow) which covers the History of Middlesex and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category. Families with their roots in Middlesex. Please add the ear...

  • Battle of Hastings

    (This is the one in which Wm the Conqueror captures England) The Battle of Hastings took place on 14 October 1066. It was the decisive Norman victory in the Norman Conquest of England, fought between the Norman army of Duke William II of Normandy and the English army of King Harold II.[1] The battle took place at Senlac Hill, approximately 6 miles northwest of Hastings, close to the present-d...

  • Devon - Family Heads

    People Connected to Devon People connected to Devon can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Devon which covers the History of Devon and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category. Families with their roots in Devon. Please add the earliest head of the family to the lis...

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  • Campbell Families Of Jamaica

    PROJECT UNDER CONSTRUCTION Facebook group 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 the USA Th...

  • Norman families of Normandy (France) and England

    NOTE: This is an umbrella project that will contain a number of sub-projects, so at this time there will be no profiles added to this overview project. For a discussion of naming conventions for this period, please refer to this discussion thread: [Naming Conventions: Medieval Europe (esp France and England) ] For a general discussion about the Anglo-Norman genealogical project, please see:...

  • Barnes Family

    Scope of Project To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree for the Barnes families, from earliest origins to near modern times. How to Participate Send a request to collaborate on this project and I'll add you as a collaborator. If the profile is a public profile you have edit rights to, then navigate to the profile and under "More Actions" choose "Add to project." ...

  • Historic Kent

    Historic Kent The purpose of this project is to give a historical background to XXX, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any profiles of significant people linked to XXX who have profiles on GENi. See also Main Page Battles Castles Historic Houses History - over view Timeline Pre-history 12th Century ...

  • Historic Surrey

    Historic Surrey The Object of this project is to gather together information on historical or political people of Surrey and link them to profiles and trees on Geni. The exact format of the project is not written in stone and will evolve as research progresses. Famous people with Surrey connections and individual Surrey families are listed on a sister project - People with Surrey Connections....

  • 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...

  • Convicts in Australia

    Convicts transported to Australia When Captain Arthur Phillip and the First Fleet arrived at Port Jackson in 1788, 751 convicts and their children disembarked, along with 252 marines and their families. They made the eight month voyage from England, where the industrial revolution, overcrowding and unemployment had made life for the ordinary person very difficult and lead to poverty and incre...

  • Tudor women

    Women in Tudor England - 1485 to 1603 Life for women during the Tudor period, 1485 to 1603, was not easy. In those days, women had no legal rights. Tudor law was not kind to women. The law was used to limit women. They didn’t have rights to inherit property. The law actually considered them the property of either their husband or father. There were even laws that prohibited them from h...

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  • Tailors

    TAILOR for MEN's wear : for WOMEN's wear : Female tailor ??? EN : a Tailor ~ Clothier ~ Sarto IS ??? a craftsman/woman who.....etc. NL : Kleermaker / KleermaakSTer ~ Snijder ~ Tailleur ~ FR : Tailleur ~ Couturier / couturière ~ Clothier ~ DE : Schneider / Schneiderin ? ES : Sastre / Costurera ~ IT : Sarto / Sasta PO : Alfaiate / Costureira Hindi : दर&#...

  • Huguenots of Britain

    Scope Scope of this project is to look in to the history of the huguenots in Britain and to indentify those who came and settled in Britain. The Huguenots An estimated 50,000 Protestant Walloons and Huguenots fled to England, about 10,000 of whom moved on to Ireland around the 1690s. In relative terms, this could be the largest wave of immigration of a single community into Britain ever...

  • Stockbury, Kent 1881 Census

    Stockbury is a village near the town of Sittingbourne in Kent, England. but within the Maidstone Borough Council area. The parish church is dedicated to St Mary Magdalene. Population in 1881 : 621 ALEXANDER (27) ANDERSON (4) APPS (5) ARDING (2) ATKINS (2) ATTWOOD (17) BAKER (5) BANFIELD (1) BARDEN (1) BAWCHAM (1) BEARD (1) BEAUMONT (6) BENGE (9) BIGG (1) BING (...

  • Parsons Family

    Calling all Parsons! Let's link our family trees together. Parsons (surname) Parsons as a surname has an occupational meaning, and refers to a parson's servant or a person that worked in the parson's house. Another meaning of the surname is the parson's son . Notable people with the surname of Parsons include: Alan Parsons (born 1948), British musician and record producer Albert Par...

  • Dunera Boys/Internees

    Dunera Boys/Internees Hired Military Transport Dunera was a British passenger ship built as a troop transport in the late 1930s. As the storm clouds of war gathered in the late 1930s, thousands of German refugees - either Jewish or politically opposed to the Nazis - fled to Britain for sanctuary. Little did many of them know they would soon be deported to Australia in one of the more notoriou...

  • Servants in Cockerham

    Servants in Cockerham This project is designed to place the servants found in census forms in Cockerham, Lancaster Lancashire, England. Often these servants were family members who were in need of shelter and support, and some dedicated their lives to the family that supported them, and did not marry. 1841 Census 1851 Census 1861 Census Cockerham Records Parish Records

  • Albion's Seed

    WORK IN PROGRESS Hyperlinks refer to Wikipedia pages where more information can be found . Motives Albion's Seed: Four British Folkways in America (America: a Cultural History) From Library Journal This cultural history explains the European settlement of the United States as voluntary migrations from four English cultural centers. Families of zealous, literate Puritan yeomen an...

  • International Planters and Pen Keepers.

    Colonials who owned land, slaves in countries, not their homeland and traveled friquently. my concentration is in Jamaica and USA, The likely hood that an American Plantation owner had Plantations and relatives in other countries is always possibly, I know most of mine did, and this creates a problem for genealogy searches in Jamaica. Jamaica

  • Notable Huguenot descendants - Britain

    Notable Huguenot descendants - Britain Arts, Entertainment and sports Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"), British illustrator of Charles Dickens Tony Cottee, West Ham United and England footballer Piers Courage , English racing driver Phil de Glanville, England rugby union international (private profile) William De Morgan , British art potter, tile designer, and author G....

  • Battleground Ireland

    Battleground Ireland Ireland became a battleground almost by accident - having left England, James II had de facto handed William the crown on a silver plate. His only hope of restoration was linked to a return to his realm. And only one part was considered secure and sympathetic enough - Catholic Ireland, effectively ruled by the Jacobite Tyrconnel. Tyrconnel was determined to hold on to p...

  • Historical Cumberland - English County

    Historical Cumberland History of the County of Cumberland - England Please join the project and add information if you can. Contributions welcome - but please do not copy and paste Wiki!! The purpose of this project is to give a historical background to Cumberland, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any prof...

  • Dukes and Duchesses of Cambridge

    Scope of project This project identifies the Dukes and Duchesses of Cambridge. Overview Duke of Cambridge is a title (named after the city of Cambridge, England) occasionally conferred upon junior members of the British royal family. It was first used as a designation for Charles Stuart (1660–1661), the eldest son of James, Duke of York (later James II), though he was never formall...

  • Tomlinson Family

    Hi and welcome! This page is for those who are descended from the Tomlinson family from Lincolnshire, England or who are connected to it in some way. If you have information such as family stories you are more than welcome to add them by starting a new discussion and feel free to ask questions. Family from Brigsley, Lincolnshire Elizabeth Tomlinson Family from Binbrook, Lincolnshire ...

  • Primeros Ingleses en Chile

    To edit the profiles of the first English immigrants who came to Chile and also of the english men who happened for Chile on board of his ships from the XVth to XIXth century Ingleses en Peru :

  • Rainham, Kent 1881 Census

    The town of Rainham is a part of the Medway Towns conurbation, under the unitary authority of Medway, in South East England, and part of the ceremonial county of Kent. Historically, Rainham was a separate village until, in 1928, it was added to the Municipal Borough of Gillingham. The 1881 Census was conducted on the 3rd of April. The most common surnames for the village of Rainham were Kit...

  • Coronation of Anne Boleyn - June 1, 1533

    This project is focused on identifying official participants and their profiles, adding anecdotal as well as well documented information and stories regarding the arguably unsuccessful Coronation and Procession of Anne Boleyn, Queen Consort of England On Thursday 29 May, Lady Anne, marquess of Pembroke, was received as queen of England by all the lords of England. And the mayor and aldermen, ...