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  • I2-M223 (Y-DNA)

    This project is for people who have tested and been assigned the paternal haplogroup I2a2a (M223) and also for people who are believed to have belonged to this paternal haplogroup based on tests done on descendants. Formerly: I2b1 (2008) Defining Mutations M223 Origin (to be added) Distribution (to be added) Subclades of I I - I-M170 I1 - I-M253 I1a3a1d - I-L803 ...

  • VOC Directors in Persia

    VOC Directeurs in Perzië . . . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Directors 1620-1629 : Pieter van den Broek 1626-1629 : Hubert Visnicht (waarnemend) 1629-1632 : Johan van Hazel (of van Hasselt) 1632-1633 : Henrik Hagenaar, opperkoopman 1633-1638 : Nicolaas Overschie, opperkoopman 1638-1639 : Adam West...

  • Barnmorskor i Sverige

    En viktig funktion i alla samhällen är för människors fortbestånd de som hjälper till när en ny människa föds. För människan är födandet en komplicerad handling där den födande kvinnan i normalfallet behöver hjälp av andra. Traditionellt har kvinnor alltid varit andra kvinnor b...

  • County Donegal, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Donegal, Ireland Image Right - Upper Fahan (St. Mura's) Church of ireland Churchyard The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any ...

  • African Missionaries (South Africa, Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) and beyond.

    'Missionaries were amongst the first people to explore the interior of Africa. This project is a place to assemble them and to explore their family history. To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal ...

  • Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders ‧ 1700-1900

    Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders ‧ 1700-1950 ‧ —A— • Jacobus Theodorus ABELS ‧ A'dam 1803-1866 Abcoude ‧ • Bernardus ACCAMA ‧ Burum 1697-1756 Leeuwarden ‧ • Johannes Evert Hendrik AKKERINGA ‧ Buitenzorg-Blinjoe 1861-1942 Amersfoort ‧ • Lodewijk Franciscus Hendrik -louis- APOL ‧ den Haag 1...

  • Lost Along the Way: Mormon Pioneers on the Westward Journey

    This is a Master Project designed to honor Mormon Pioneers who died along the trail; there is a sub project specifically for the tragedy of the Martin/Willey Handcart Company - Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company of 1856 . "That the struggles, the sacrifices, and the sufferings of the faithful pioneers and the cause they represented shall never be forgotten." - Winter Quarters Monument The Mormo...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - I and J

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - I and J This is a sub-project of Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page Extracted from Publication - THE WHITES OF ENKELDOORN 1880 to 1980 A history of the families of european descent who settled in the area of Enkeldoorn (renamed Chivu) Rhodesia. now Zimbabwe. Author -- Sarel Van der Walt Completed in approximately the year 2001 POPULATION ENKELD...

  • Governors of Formosa

    Gouverneurs van Formosa (1624-1662) Gobernadores de Formosa (1626-1642) . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Gouverneurs van Nederlands Formosa 1624-1625 : Marten Sonk 1625-1627 : Gerard Frederikszoon de With 1627-1629 : Pieter Nuyts 1629-1636 : Hans Putmans 1636-1640 : Johan van der Burg 1640-1643 : Paulus Tra...

  • Jewish Families from Belgium

    Please feel free to join this project and add profiles, or more information. The Jews of Belgium : Judaism has a long history in Belgium, from the 1st century CE until today. The first Jews to arrive in the present-day territory of Belgium arrived with the Romans between the years 50 and 60 AD. Jews were mentioned as early as 1200 in Brabant (and in 1261, Duke Henry III ordered the expu...

  • Tenson Family

    Kas keegi TENSON pere uurijatest oskab ehk leida seost/täpsustust IRINA TENSON kohta: sain Heritagest kirja, mille lisan ............... Kas teie suguvõsas on ka Irina Tenson sünd. ca 1920. vist Inglismaal. Isa oli pärit Viljandimaalt.... Tean temast vaid niipalju, et tema isa oli mingi tsaarivenemaa diplomaat Inglismaal.ja parit Viljandist voi viljandimaalt. Irina k...

  • Salty Dogs, Captains, and Mariners

    “Salty Dog” is nautical slang for an experienced sailor who has spent much of their life aboard a ship at sea. A salty dog is often given increased credibility by ship mates in matters pertaining to ship-board life and duties. Also known as an “old salt.” This project will include captains of the following kinds of vessels: Riverboats - A riverboat is a watercr...

  • van AMSTEL Family

    Familie van Amstel uit Noord Holland Nederlands Wikipedia: De Heren van Amstel. English Wikipedia: van Aemstel family, Founding fathers of Amsterdam Van Amstel is een van de oudste familienamen in Nederland. Oorsponkelijk waren de Heren van Amstel belangrijke ministerialen van de bisschop van Utrecht rond 1200-1296. Na de moord op Floris de Vijfde door Gijsbrecht IV Van Amstel, Herman VI ...

  • J N Conradie List of Incomplete Profiles

    A collection of profiles in my extended family tree, all which have some key information missing... parents, spouses, etc. All possible assistance highly welcome and very much appreciated. - Nico Conradie

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    of North Carolina at Chapel Hill=The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (also known as UNC, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, or simply Carolina) is a coeducational public research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. North Carolina has been consistently listed among the highest ranked universities in the United States and is one of the original...

  • VOC Opperhoofden in Arakan

    VOC Chief Factors in Arakan . . . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Chief Factors 1608-1610 : Pieter Willemsz. Elbing 1610-1614 : Jacob Dirksz. Kortenhoef 1612-1614 : Jan Claes Lobbessen 1614-1615 : Andries Criek 1615-1616 : Jan Gaeff 1616-1617 : Jan Thijsz. Ens 1617-1619 : Andriaan Van der Meer 1619-162...

  • Norwegian Ancestry - information

    Project Norwegian Ancestry - information There are 5 million Norwegians living in Norway today (2012) and somewhere between 5 and 15 million Americans with Norwegian ancestry. Since most Norwegian-Americans do not speak Norwegian this project aims to explain Norwegian genealogy and practices relevant for genealogy and Geni.com in particular. We have a project "Introduksjon til Geni co...

  • Drunk History (Cast)

    Drunk History is an American television comedy series produced by Comedy Central, based on the Funny or Die web series created by Derek Waters and Jeremy Konner in 2007. In each episode, an inebriated narrator struggles to recount an event from American history, while actors enact the narrator's anecdote, lip syncing any dialog. Season 1 (2013) Matt Besser Lisa Bonet Will Forte Dave...

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  • Kings of Assyria

    Assyria or Athura (Aramaic for Assyria) was a Semitic Akkadian kingdom, extant as a nation state from the late 25th or early–24th century BC to 608 BC centred on the Upper Tigris river, in northern Mesopotamia (present day northern Iraq), that came to rule regional empires a number of times through history. It was named for its original capital, the ancient city of Assur. The Early P...

  • Sioux Families

    Sioux Families The goal of this project is to collect and integrate the trees of the Dakota, Lakota and Nakota. Očhéthi Šakówiŋ (Great Sioux Nation) The Sioux Nation was and is, comprised of 3 major sub-divisions; LAKOTA - or Teton: Prairie Dwellers - with Seven Bands: Oglala - They Scatter Their Own or Dust Scatters Sicangu - or Brule: Burnt...

  • Union College

    College=Union College is a private, non-denominational liberal arts college located in Schenectady, New York, United States. Founded in 1795, it was the first institution of higher learning chartered by the New York State Board of Regents. In the 19th century, it became the "Mother of Fraternities", as three of the earliest such organizations were established there. After 175 years as a traditi...

  • Leo Baeck Institute

    Leo Baeck Institute – New York and Berlin ' The Leo Baeck Institute is devoted to the history and culture of German-speaking Jews. Part of an international network with additional centers in London and Jerusalem, LBI – New York | Berlin documents and engages this legacy through its library and archival collections and public programs. It was founded in 1955 by Hannah Arendt, M...

  • Czech (Bohemian) American Jews

    Bohemian and Czech Jews in American History Miloslav Rechcígl, Jr. Jews have lived on the territory of the historic Czech Lands for some 1,000 years. They have played an important role in the social, economic and cultural development of the country since the times of the Duchy and the subsequent Kingdom of Bohemia, through the establishment of independent Czechoslovakia, and the Succ...

  • Hrvatski portal - pitanja i odgovori / Croatian portal - questions and answers

    Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje/Croatian genealogy Na ovoj stranici pokusat cemo prziti odgovore na nacesce postavljana pitanja. We will try to provide answers to frequently asked Questions here. Tko su Hrvatski Kuratori / Administratori: Jadranka , Lara , Natalija Lynette i Milivoj . Česta pitanja/ Frequently asked questions unos podataka/data entry duplikati/duplicates sigurnost/pri...

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  • John Rice of Dedham Ancestry

    Background The English origins of immigrant John Rice, of Dedham, Massachusetts, have never been identified. Geni user Dale Rice has a family tradition that John Rice was a descendant of the Tudor dynasty. This project explores that tradition and attempts to identify sources that would prove the ancestry of John Rice. Biographical Summary The first confirmed record of John Rice was his 16...

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  • United States Governors

    United States Governors In the United States, the title governor refers to the chief executive of each state or insular territory, not directly subordinate to the federal authorities, but the political and ceremonial head of the state. Role and powers The United States Constitution preserves the notion that the country is a federation of semi-sovereign states and that powers not speci...

  • New Jersey Governors

    New Jersey Governors===List of Governors of New Jersey==

  • Pioneer Treks to Rhodesia - Others

    These are 3 smaller treks to Rhodesia - the Hulley-Cawood trek has no listing in "Many Treks Made Rhodesia" by S.P. Olivier and details have been taken forn Jeannie M Boggie's "First Steps in Civilizing Rhodesia." More information will be added as it is found. To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under...

  • Saints

    Scope of Project This project identifies Saints from all religions who have ancestry here on Geni. Overview Saints are individuals of exceptional holiness who are important in many religions, particularly Christianity. Though the term is mostly used for Christians considered exceptionally virtuous, many religions use similar concepts to venerate individuals worthy of honor in some way, ...

  • X (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup X or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. Defining Mutations Coding mutations 6221, 6371, 13966, 14470 HVR mutations 153, 16189, 16278 Origin (to be added) Distribution mt-haplogroup X is quite rare but found in populations almost all over the globe. Overall hapl...

  • Trading Posts

    (Under construction - covers European trading posts between, roughly, 1600-1800) Powers Spain Portugal Dutch Republic England France Denmark Exclusions (+/- permanent colonies, evolving into "settled states", stretching into industrial times and the 20th century). South Africa/Kaapstad Portuguese Angola Portuguese Moçambique Portuguese Brazil Dutch India...

  • "Wenemaa wabidikest mehed ja nende naised Jõelähtme kihelkonna Kostivere mõisa ajaloos". (Eesti)

    Koondada siia projekti peale Põhjasõda Jõelahtme khk Kostivere ja Maardu mõisadesse keisrinna Katariina I ja keiser Peeter I poolt toodud Wenenemaa wabadikest mehed ja nende järglased. Nii neid mehi Jõelahtme kiriku personaalraamatutes nimetatakse. 1835 said need mehed selliseid perenimesid : Bataschkov , Gordejev / Gardejev , Filippov / Phill...

  • Radom Ghetto גטו ראדום

    Radom Ghetto was a World War II ghetto set up in March 1941 by Nazi Germany in the city of Radom in occupied Poland, for the purpose of persecution and exploitation of the local Polish Jews. Liquidation of the ghetto began in August 1942 and ended in July 1944, with approximately 30,000–32,000 victims sent to their deaths in cattle trucks at the Treblinka extermination camp. ה...

  • Island - Iceland

    The text is written in Norwegian Language. Innhold: 1. Kort beskrivelse av prosjektet 2. Andre opplysninger 3. Kilder 1. Kort beskrivelse av prosjektet Prosjektet omhandler øya Island i Nord-Atlanteren. I Landnåmaboken er det nevnt innvandring til Island fra Norge. Det er lagt inn profiler av islendere som vedlegg til dette prosjektet. 2. Andre opplysninger Gen...

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  • Jewish people from Ichenhausen

    The purpose of this project is to concentrate all jewish people from the town Ichenhausen. Location: Ichenhausen is located in Landkreis Günzburg, Bavarian Swabia, in the German State of Bavaria. Ichenhausen have a big Jewish Cemetery, with totally 7000 to 8000 gravestones, and 1100 transcribed gravestones. Population: today's Ichenhausen population is about 8,400 people, without j...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - umbrella for projects

    no profiles please A project for DAR members to meet each other, and for non-members to find ancestors that enable them to join. Use the related projects below to help focus your DAR research goals. Geni Project - DAR Patriots Geni Project - DAR Descendants Geni Project - DAR Daughters "The Daughters of the American Revolution is a charitable organization that requires members be ...

  • Jewish Families of Szczekociny

    Szczekociny, Poland 50°38' N 19°50' E 122 mi SSW of Warszawa Szczekociny Włoszczowa Kielce Poland Szczekociny [Pol], Shtshekotshin [Yid], Shchekotsiny [Rus], Schtschekotzin [Ger], Chekotchkin, Shchekochin, Shchekotsini, Shtekechin, Shtekishin, Shtekotchin, Shtekotshin

  • Comedians

    Comedians (sometimes comediennes ) or comics are people who seeks to entertain an audience, primarily by making them laugh. This might be through jokes or amusing situations, or acting a fool, as in slapstick, or employing prop comedy. Comedians who address an audience directly are called a stand-up comics. List of notable comedians Woody Allen , American screenwriter, director, actor, co...

  • Jewish Communities of Burgenland

    BURGENLAND is one of the federal states of Austria, on the Hungarian border. Located in Burgenland were the "Seven Communities" ( Sheva Kehillot or Sieben Gemeinden ), noted for their outstanding yeshivot and eminent rabbis: Eisenstadt (Hung. Kismarton; Heb. א״ש) Mattersburg/ Mattersdorf (Hung. Nagymarton) Deutschkreutz (Hung. Sopronkeresztúr, Németk...

  • Geographers and Cartographers

    Geographers and Cartographers Geographers ...are scholars whose area of study is geography, the study of Earth's natural environment and human society. Geographers study how the natural environment contributes to the human society and how the human society affects the natural environment Sir John Barrow was a fellow of the Royal Society, was also a member of the Raleigh Club, a forerunn...

  • Jewish Families from Prešov, Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families form Prešov, Slovakia. Located near Kosice, the Jewish community compound in Presov is anchored by a magnificent synagogue built in the late 19th century. The synagogue's interior features strikingly elaborate ornamentation on walls and vaulted ceiling, and a valuable collection of Judaica and other items are on display in the ga...

  • Familie/Family Janse(n) van Rensburg

    Alternate Spellings : Jans van Rensburg, Janse van Rensburg, Janzen van Rensburg, van Rensburg. In order to maintain consistency the first 5 Generations on Geni use the Janse(n) van Rensburg spelling. Beyond that the name should be spelt as preferred by the families involved. Please do not add all your Janse(n) van Rensburg profiles to this project - only those that there are queries about....

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  • Golf Anyone?

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Golf Golf is a precision club and ball sport, in which competing players (or golfers) use many types of clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a golf course using the fewest number of strokes. Golf is defined, in the rules of golf, as "playing a ball with a club from the teeing ground into the hole by a stroke or successive strokes in accordance w...

  • VOC Opperhoofden in Tonkin

    VOC Chief Factors in Tonkin Behalve de gebieden waar de Hollandse handelsactiviteiten van de VOC zich ontpopten tot een coloniale aanwezigheid, waren er belangrijke gebieden waar de VOC vestigingen ondergeschikt bleven aan de lokale machtshebbers. De rol van de VOC concentreerde zich dan op handel en diplomatie - hetgeen uiteraard politieke consequenties had in de betrekkingen met andere colo...

  • British Writers - Women

    British Writers - Women This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born women writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. How to add a link is explained in the attached document - Adding links to Geni profiles in projects. Referrences and Sources A Kia Abdullah (b.1982) British novelist, ...

  • Jewish Families from Dolni Kubin, Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Dolni Kubin, Slovakia. DOLNI KUBIN (Slovak Dolný Kubin; Hung. Alsókubin), town in N. Slovakia, now Slovak Republic. According to existing documentation, Jews arrived in the city of Dolni Kubin, and in the Orava region, by the beginning of the 18th century, though it can be assumed that they were in the...

  • Jewish Families of Ternopil (Tarnopol), Ukraine

    Here are the earliest known Tarnopol ancestors of current project members - more will be added as more are discovered. 1. Michael Rothstein 2. Hirsch Leib Krochmal (note from Steven Jaron : I am not 100% sure about Hirsch's parentage, if you have any questions please ask) 3. Jacob Golbrun 4. Chaim Seid 5. Samuel Fruchtmann 6. Moses Bilker

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  • Field of the Cloth of Gold

    Field of The Cloth of Gold , also known as the Field of Golden Cloth (French: Le Camp du Drap d'Or) is the name given to a place in Balinghem, between Guînes and Ardres, in France, near Calais. It was the site of a meeting that took place from 7 June to 24 June 1520, between King Henry VIII of England and King Francis I of France. The meeting was arranged to increase the bond of friend...

  • Colonial American Doctors

    Please add the profiles of the chirugeons, physicans, midwives, apothecaries and bonesetters who were our earliest doctors. Collaborators, feel free to update the page and add resource materials. Please note: 40% of the physicians in the early colonies were women. Midwives at this time were considered doctors. 18th Century American Medicine From In 18th Century England, there were thr...

  • Jewish Families from Michalovce, Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Michalovce, Slovakia. MICHALOVCE (Hung. Nagymihály; Ger. Grossmichel), town in N.E. Slovakia. The first Jews settled there during the Ottoman occupation of Greater Hungary (1526–1699) and remained after the Turks left. A 1724 census attests to a Jewish presence. The aim of the census was to prevent Jews fr...

  • Early Mormon Leaders Project

    Contents: Introduction Finding Aids Church Presidents Quorum of 12 Apostles before 1844 Three Witnesses Eight Witnesses Current First Presidency Current Quorum of Twelve Apostles People Mentioned in Doctrine and Covenants Early Non-Mormons of Interest Early Mormon Leaders Haun's Mill Victims Introduction: The scope of this project is to complete accurate family t...

  • Baldwin Families of America and their Ancestors

    There is a lot of confusion about the Baldwin families. This project will attempt to distinguish the several early Baldwin families who immigrated to America, listing for each a founder's profile, where that family first settled, where they "removed" to, and what is known or speculated about their origin and their relationship to other Baldwin families. In addition, most importantly, we will li...

  • United States House of Representatives from New Jersey

    As described; members of the United States House of Representatives from the State of New Jersey

  • Jewish Communities of Poland

    This is an umbrella project for the Jewish communities historically associated with Poland- this includes the Russian Pale, Congress Poland, Galicia and parts of Prussia. NOTE THE LIST BELOW IS NOT ALL INCLUSIVE AND IS IN PROGRESS OF DEVELOPMENT. There were over 1000 Jewish communities in Poland and what was at one point or another historically associated with Poland. If you need assistance...

  • Arlington National Cemetery

    This project focuses on bringing together all of the profiles of people buried at one of the world's most famous military cemeteries, Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, United States. Since its establishment on June 28, 1864, Arlington has become the final resting place for about 400,000 veterans and their immediate family members. Veterans and military casualties from each o...

  • DNA Primer - A portal for genetic genealogy

    Genetic genealogy is a hot topic, but many people are put off by the learning curve. This is a place to get answers to your questions. This project is sponsored by Geni's curators to provide a very brief introduction to the complex field of genetic genealogy. There are three sub-projects: yDNA Haplogroups for paternal tests mtDNA Haplogroups for maternal tests DNA Testing for more i...

  • AJ Jacobs reunion trees in progress

    Requests Request: Joan Cameron Joan Cameron sent: Joan Cameron Nee Foley. Me. 1944 Winifred Foley. Nee Mc Nally. Mother. 1921 Harold Foley. Father. 1916 Eleanor Foley. Nee Richardson. Paternal Grandmother. 1885? John Foley. Paternal Grandfather. 1881 Catherine McNally Nee Byrne? Maternal Grandmother. 1883 James McNally. Maternal Grandfather. 1882 William Byrne. Mat Gr grandfather. 185...

  • Slekt fra Aust-Agder

    I hovedsak fra Tvedestrand, Risør, Dypvåg og Søndeled. Legg gjerne til profiler, historikk, eller annet! Gårds- og stedsnavn: Støle, Laget, Hofsdal, Løvdal, Lindstøl, Åkvåg, Nipe, Åsmundshavn, Strømsland, Røyseland, Noddeland, Risøya, Korshavn, Øygardsstranda, Heia, Råmundstad/Birkenes, B&...

  • Dutch Governors Abroad

    NL: Een overzicht van de Nederlandse koloniën, en de politieke leiders die deze gebieden beheerden.. Meteen ook een introductie tot de manier waarop deze koloniën eventueel overgingen op andere mogendheden, en een verband naar de famiale connecties die te maken hebben met deze contreien. EN: An overview of the Dutch colonies, and of its political leaders. Also introducing the ha...

  • Tasmania, Australia Portal

    Welcome to the Tasmania, Australia Portal on Geni This Tasmania Portal has been created to: Link together existing Tasmania, Australia projects Encourage new Tasmania, Australia projects to be created Encourage collaboration between Tasmania-based Geni users, and Geni users worldwide who have Tasmania, Australia interests and connections Promote and facilitate Tasmania, Australia ge...

  • Notable Americans of Dutch descent

    Notable Americans of Dutch descent The first Dutch settlers arrived in 1624 and founded a number of villages and a town called New Amsterdam on the East Coast, which would become the future world metropolis of New York. According to the 2006 United States Census, more than 5 million Americans claim total or partial Dutch heritage. Today the majority of the Dutch Americans live in California, ...

  • The first settlers in Ness Ziona המתיישבים הראשונים בנס-ציונה

    Tribute to the first settlers in Ness Ziona (Hebrew: נֵס צִיּוֹנָה), a city in central Israel founded in 1883. Ness Ziona is located ca 10 Km SE of Tel Aviv. Photo: Ness Ziona Banner flown by Michael Halpern in 1891 - בתמונה: דגל נס...

  • Wevers & weefsters in de familie

    wevers & weefsters in de familie In mijn Twentsche verwanten vond ik nogal wat vertegenwoordigers van dit beroep. Waarschijnlijk in de textielindustrie die ook in Almelo bloeide bij onder meer Ten Cate. Wie helpt zoeken naar documentatie op internet? zoek-sleutel-woorden: weefgetouw - smietspoel - snelspoel - weefmachine - katoen - linnen - vlas - zijde, wol - Textiel-nijverheid & -in...

  • Nobel Prize in Literature

    Nobel Prize in Literature On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes, the Nobel Prizes. As described in Nobel's will one part was dedicated to 'the person who shall have produced in the field of literature the most outstanding work in an ideal direction'. Introduction Since 1901, the Nobel Prize for L...

  • Nobel Prize Winners

    "The Nobel Prizes" The Nobel Prize Organization Every year since 1901 the Nobel Prize has been awarded for achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and for peace. The Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden. In 1968, Sveriges Riksbank established The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory...

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  • Widerberg

    Prosjektets formål er å samle kilder om Widerberg slekten og knytte sammen de forskjellige grenene i Sverige og Norge. Det skal i tillegg finnes en slekt Wideberg i Finland og en Wiederberg i Tyskland, men om disse har noe felles med de svenske er usikkert.. Småland: Jönköpings län Norra Ljunga Petrus E. Widerberg (1646-1728), kominister i Nor...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - C

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - C This is a sub-project of Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page Extracted from Publication - THE WHITES OF ENKELDOORN 1880 to 1980 A history of the families of european descent who settled in the area of Enkeldoorn (renamed Chivu) Rhodesia. now Zimbabwe. Author -- Sarel Van der Walt Completed in approximately the year 2001 POPULATION ENKELDOORN -...

  • South African mtDNA Progenitors

    A mitochondrial DNA test (mtDNA test) traces a person's matrilineal or mother-line ancestry using the DNA in his or her mitochondria. mtDNA is passed down by the female, unchanged, to all her children. Her daughters will pass it onto all of their children, but her sons will not. Your mtDNA-line is therefore your mother's mother's mother etc; and your mtDNA South African Progenitor is the firs...

  • Founders Effect amongst the South African Population

    Founders Effect amongst the South African Population The Afrikaner community are a geographically isolated group and it is assumed that founder effect has given rise to the high prevalence of some 20 inherited disorders in this community. Project Aim: To list all hereditary diseases that affect South Africans, and to attempt to trace the "Founder" individual / individuals who introduced t...

  • Sjömän i handelsflottan

    Många har sjömän i handelsflottan som sina förfäder. Jag har varit i kontakt med Riksarkivet i Stockholm. Från deras kundcenter har jag fått besked att de bara har 10 sjömanshus med namn registrerade. Inga utländska sjömanshus. De bad mig vända mig till Härnösands landsarkiv vilket jag har gjort. å...

  • SA French Huguenot Settlers

    Fleeing religious persecution of Protestants in France after the 1685 revocation of the Edict of Nantes (which had guaranteed their rights), 200 000 French Huguenots emigrated to countries such as Switzerland. Germany, England, America, and South Africa. Amongst the first Huguenots to come were Francois Villion (Viljoen) and the du Toit brothers, François and Guillaume . Actually, the ...

  • German / Austro-Hungarian Jewish Soldiers Killed in WWI

    Jewish fighters who served in the German and Austro-Hungarian Army during World War I (1914-1918). When WWI broke out, the Jews, eager to demonstrate their loyalty to their country, rallied to the war effort. They hoped that military service would promote their acceptance into German and Austro-Hungarian society. Some 320,000 Jewish soldiers joined the army---12,000 Jewish soldirs died fi...

  • Harju Jaani kihelkond

    Harju Jaani khk koolid elektrooline materjal

  • Gurs Internment Camp

    Camp Gurs was an internment and refugee camp constructed by the French government in 1939. The camp was originally set up in southwestern France after the fall of Catalonia at the end of the Spanish Civil War to control those who fled Spain out of fear of retaliation from Francisco Franco's regime. At the start of the World War II, the French government interned Germans and citizens of other ...

  • Governors of Tasmania

    List of Lieut.-Governors in the South Colonel David Collins ( wikipedia entry) Edward Lord Captain J. Murray List of Lieut.-Governors in the North Colonel William Paterson ( wikipedia entry) John Brabyn Major G.A. Gordon Captain J. Ritchie List of Governors of Van Dieman's Land Colonel Thomas Davey ( wikipedia entry) Colonel William Sorell ( wikipedia entry) Co...

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  • One Room School House Teachers

    One-room schools were commonplace throughout rural portions of various countries including the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Spain in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. In most rural (country) and small town schools, all of the students met in a single room. There, a single teacher taught academic basics to several grade levels of elementary...

  • Notable Canadian Jews

    Canadian Jews or Jewish Canadians are Canadian citizens of the Jewish faith and/or Jewish ethnicity. Canada boasts the fourth largest Jewish community in the world, exceeded only by the United States, France, and Israel. Most of the Jewish community consists of Ashkenazi Jews who immigrated from Europe. The city of Montreal has a substantial French-speaking Jewish community from North Africa an...

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  • HAMZAH

    Penyambungan keluarga

  • Fort Collins

    Acting Jon Heder Jake Lloyd Business Kim Jordan Jeff Lebesch Charity Sister Mary Alice Murphy Colorado State University Temple Grandin Sonny Lubick Thomas "Tom" Sutherland History Franklin Capen Avery 1849–1923 Elizabeth Hickock Robbins Stone 1801–1895 Ansel Watrous 1835–1927 Music Derek Vincent Smith Philanthropy ...

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  • Clan Sinclair

    The Clan Sinclair Project This project is for users researching the Scottish clan Sinclair, its history, and descendants. Clan Sinclair Current Chief: The Rt. Hon. Malcolm Ian Sinclair The 20th Earl of Caithness Gaelic Name: Mac na Ceardadh or Singlear Crest Badge: A cock rampant Plant Badge: Whin Motto: Commit thy work to God War Cry: Lands: Rosslyn, Caithness, Orkney ...

  • Important Jewish Family Tree Charts & Sources

    Illustrious Family Tree Charts, By Chaim Freedman , ( documents tab ) The Unbroken Chain , & Lurie Legacy by Dr. Neil Rosenstein Genealogy Specialists on Geni ------------------------------------ DAYAN FAMILY OF ALEPPO TREE CHART HOROWITZ FAMILY TREE CHART THE HOROWITZ FAMILIES ASSOCIATION

  • Witch in My Family

    Hey everyone, I've run across ancestors who were accused of "witchcraft," have you? If so, join this project and add the profile. Public discussion: Not in my family, but on the "most popular" list: Kaika Lane The Rain Queens of South Africa Maselewane Modjaji, Rain Queen I Masalandbo Modjaji, Rain Queen II Khetoane Modjadji, Rain Queen III Makoma Modjadji, Rain Queen IV

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  • Hasidic Courts, Dynasties & Disciples of the BeSHT

    BeSHT - The Baal Shem Tov , הבעל שם טוב - הבעש"ט Source JewishGen 1 Source JewishGen 2 List of Hasidic Dynasties Wikipedia Timeline List of Hasidic Leaders Wikipedia Hasidism Yivo Maps Geni Research Links Please feel free to join this project. The initial aim is to find li...

  • House of Lancaster

    Scope of Project This project identifies individuals belonging to the royal House of Lancaster. Overview The House of Lancaster was a branch of the royal House of Plantagenet. It was one of the opposing factions involved in the Wars of the Roses, an intermittent civil war which affected England and Wales during the 15th century. The family provided England with three kings: Henry IV of En...

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  • National Baseball Hall of Fame inductees

    The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is an American history museum and hall of fame, located at 25 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, operated by private interests serving as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in the United States and beyond, the display of baseball-related artifacts and exhibits, and the honoring of persons who have excelled in playing, mana...

  • Notable people in baseball

    This project is dedicated to all those who have made baseball America's pastime. Baseball is a bat-and-ball sport played between two teams of nine players each. The goal is to score runs by hitting a thrown ball with a bat and touching a series of four bases arranged at the corners of a ninety-foot square, or diamond. Players on one team (the batting team) take turns hitting against the pitch...

  • Gunsmiths

    A gunsmith is a person who repairs, modifies, designs, or builds guns. Gunsmiths may also apply carvings, engravings and other decorative features to an otherwise finished gun. Please add your ancestors to this project. Profiles must be set to public . This is an international project. To pursue the entirety of this trade, a gunsmith must possess skills as: a parts fabricator a metalw...

  • Molenaars ‧ NL ‧ Zuid-Holland

    Molenaars ‧ NL ‧ Zuid-Holland Molens & Molenaars Krimpenerwaard - Schoonhoven: MOLENS Alkemade 13 molen bekend, oudste uit 16.. Schoonhoven De Hoop ‧ Koren-molen ‧ v.1727-1918 ‧ windmolen ‧ stenen stellingmolen ‧ 01474 e ‧ • molenaars: …info welkom ! ? Polder Willige Hoflandsche- of Eerste molen - Pold...

  • Molenaars ‧ NL ‧ Noord-Holland

    Molenaars ‧ NL ‧ Noord-HollandZie voor Molens in Schermerhorn: * Komt U ook uit ...Schermerhorn?

  • Brouwers in de familie

    —WORK-in-PROGRESS—co-operative-collegae-WELKOM— Bier-Brouwers in NEDERLAND surname BROUWER - not the profession BROUWER : BROUWERS : BREWER : maybe we should make a different project with this item.... HOP-teelt in Nederland Groningen ◤Friesland◥ ◤Drenthe◥ Coevorden : Brouwerij De Gulz...

  • South African Settlers - French

    Early French Settlers of South Africa This project is devoted to French Settlers in South Africa OTHER THAN those who were of the French Huguenot settlers between 1688 and 1689. Please only add the profiles of the Stamvaders/Progenitors who came from France. This is also a place where you can share links to online resources, tell other users where records etc. can be found and make queries ...

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  • South African Slaves - isolated, unconnected profiles and trees

    South African Slaves - isolated profiles and trees not connected to the Big Tree Please link profiles of slaves which have not been connected to the main tree to this project. The purpose of the project is to have a "home" for them in the hope that they will in time be found and incorporated in the big tree. Images - to use as "markers" are attached to the project. References and So...

  • Mynhardt - Utrecht Trek to Rhodesia - 1894

    Mynhardt Trek 1894 To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistance. See the discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going! How to add a link is explai...

  • New Brunswick, Canada

    New Brunswick, Canada

  • Geni World History Timeline

    Umbrella Directory This project is an Umbrella Directory Project to help teleport Geni members to experience and explore the evolution of mankind vis-à-vis virtually providing historical context to profiles and projects on Geni. Science, - Religion, - Politics, - Culture, - Historical Notables, - Major Historical Events, - Rise and Decline of World Powers, - Art, - Music, - P...

  • Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award winners

    Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award The Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award is awarded periodically at the Academy Awards ceremonies to "Creative producers, whose bodies of work reflect a consistently high quality of motion picture production." The award is named for Irving Thalberg, legendary head of the Production Division of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, who developed the company's reputation for sop...

  • Ratnycia and Druskieniki, Lithuania: Remembering our Ancestors

    '"...On the 22nd of June, 1941, the Nazis attacked Lithuania but the news didn't reach Radnitsa until the next day when the refugees from Liskovo and Lipen arrived. There was nowhere to run, however, as the Nazis had already taken Vilna and the Kaunas fortress. Everyone stayed in their own homes. The Nazis, may their names be blotted out, used the Radnitsers for slave labor, clearing out forest...

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