Genealogy Projects tagged with mythology on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Scandinavian sagas

    Project Scandinavian sagas This project has as its aim to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information present in the parts of the Saga literature that present a reasonably coherent picture. The sagas we work from are: Snorre's "Ynglingesoga" "Hvorledes Norge ble bygget" fra "Flateyarbok" "Orkneysaga" Landnamabok, heimskringla.no The goal is th...

  • Fictional Genealogy

    Many invented and fictional people have been inserted into genealogical collections, generally as part of an attempt to fill in the blanks, but also to connect cultures and justify claims to an ancient history. Profiles for invented and fictional people often become battleground among genealogists. Purpose This project collects and identifies people for whom no...

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  • "Western Finnmark in Norway pre - 1720. Domiciliation. Komsa civilization. Rockcarvings in Alta. Birkarler from Sweden / Finland".

    This project contains genealogical information about people born in Alta area, Finnmark, Norway. Genealogy / Slektsforskning, wikipedia Stories about Norwegian immigrants to USA and other Norwegian stories, (goldmining in Alaska etc.) Genealogyproject on Geni . Northernlights route, pictures and history, Tromsø University Northernlights observatory on Haldde - Alta - Norway . ...

  • Ancient Rome

    Ancient Rome was a civilization that grew out of a small agricultural community, founded on the Italian Peninsula as early as the 10th century BCE. Located along the Mediterranean Sea, and centered at the city of Rome, it became one of the largest empires in the ancient world. In its centuries of existence, Roman civilization shifted from a monarchy to an oligarchic republic to an increasingl...

  • Odin's Kin

    Am I Descended from Odin? In orther words, can anyone today prove a descent from Odin ? Unfortunately, there is no clear answer. On Geni, we have many different opinions. This project gives a very high-level overview so that individual users can draw their own conclusions. Odin the god Odin (Woden) was the ruler of the ancient Norse and Germanic gods, similar to Zeus in Greek mythology. H...

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  • Ancient Greece

    This project collects the profiles related to Ancient Greece, both human and mythological. There are no proven descents from Ancient Greece to the modern world. Descent from the Greek Gods The ancient Greeks believed that their ruling families were descended from their gods. It was this descent that gave kings their right to rule. Some of the divine ancestors of the royal houses were: ...

  • Primordials

    The primeval gods or "Protogenoi" of Greek mythology were the basic components of the universe which were emerged at creation. They included Earth, Air, Sea, Sky, Fresh Water, Underworld, Darkness, Night, Light, Day, Procreation and Time. Primeval gods Aether - Eeter - Aither The Protogenos of the mists of light which fill the upper zones of air. His element lay beneath ...

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  • Danske sagnkonger - Legendary Danish kings

    The goal for this project is to clean up duplicates and ensure quality of the involved profiles. Danske sagnkonger Angantyr (Angandeo/Ongendus) før 714 ( Wikipedia ) ([ danmarkshistorien.dk]) ( denstoredanske.dk ) Sigfred nævnt 777, 782, 798 ([ Wikipedia]) ([ danmarkshistorien.dk]) ( denstoredanske.dk ) Harald før 812 ([ Wikipedia]) ([ danmarkshistorien.dk]) ([ de...

  • Titanes

    TITANS I. MAJOR TITANS : THE URANIDES & IAPETIONIDES The most important of the Titan gods were the twelve Uranides (Cronus, Oceanus, Iapetus, Hyperion, Crius, Coeus, Rhea, Tethys, Theia, Phoebe, Themis and Mnemosyne) and the four Iapetionides (Atlas, Prometheus, Epimetheus and Menoetius). Of these only the eight depicted below appear in ancient art. 12 Titanes - Uranides THE TITANES wer...

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  • Greek Gods

    The Greek Gods First Greek Gods Theogony Chaos The Titans The ancient Greek people created their own splendid, yet human-like world of gods to account for abstract significances like Love, Birth or Death . The origins of the gods of ancient Greek religion are described in the Theogony , the famous poem of the Greek writer Hesiod (around 700 BC) and the Library of Apollodorus. Ol...