Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Jews of Cincinnati

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Cincinnati . CINCINNATI ' CINCINNATI, S.W. Ohio metropolis. Cincinnati shelters the oldest American Jewish community west of the Alleghenies. It was mid-19th century America's third largest Jewish community. Congregational Life The first Jew to settle in Cincinnati was Joseph Jonas , who arrived from Plymouth, England, in 1...

  • National Medal of Science

    Medal of Science=The National Medal of Science is an honor bestowed by the President of the United States to individuals in science and engineering who have made important contributions to the advancement of knowledge in the fields of behavioral and social sciences, biology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics and physics. The twelve member presidential Committee on the National Medal of Scienc...

  • Geologists - incl. Palaeontologists, Meteorologists and Geophysicists

    Geologists - incl. Palaeontologists, Meteorologists and Geophysicists This project features Famous Geologists - the purpose being to identify Geologists on Geni, and develop trees for those who are not yet listed. It will probably become necessary to have new projects for some specialities in future. There are many different fields of geology to specialise in, each with its own specific fie...

  • State of Massachusetts

    About the Massachusetts project The Massachusetts project is created in order to facilitate those researching ancestors or relatives in Massachusetts or elsewhere in the world but with roots or relatives in Massachusetts. We encourage everyone with links in Massachusetts to communicate and explore a common ancestry. In this portal you will find sources and discussions that will help you w...

  • Ancestors of Charlemagne

    Ancestors of KAROLUS Imperator Augustus, Patricius Romanorum (CHARLEMAGNE, CHARLES THE GREAT) Treat the information below with extreme caution. Scholars generally concede that only 14 ancestors of Charlemagne can be proven. Everything else is academic conjecture or amateur speculation. See, e.g., Todd Farmerie, " The 8 proven ancestors of Charlemagne " at soc.genealogy.medieval, Mar. 7, 1999....

  • Public Welfare Medal winners

    The Public Welfare Medal is awarded by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences "in recognition of distinguished contributions in the application of science to the public welfare." It is the most prestigious honor conferred by the Academy. First awarded in 1914, the medal has been awarded annually since 1976. (includes list of winners)

  • Isolated trees/Isoleeritud puud

    Projekt ajutiselt peatatud Project temporarily suspended Project tijdelijk opgeschort Muutunud kasutustingimused ei võimalda enam kasutajaid siia lisada ega eemaldada. Isikud, kes on ühendatud suure puuga ja leiavad end siit projektist, saavad end ise eemaldada. Isoleeritud haldajate arvestus kantakse üle mujale - mulle võib sellistest isikutest otse teavit...

  • Jewish Families from Třešť (Triesch), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Třešť (Triesch) in the Czech Republic. Earliest known Jewish community was after 1426. Jewish population: 750 (in 1830), 64 (in 1930). A big fire in 1824 destroyed the Jewish quarter. Wolf ben Loew Lichtenstadt, +1827, rabbi; Josef Frankfurter, 1801-80 (buried here), rabbi; ...

  • Battle of Isandlwana - Impi YaseSandlwana 22 January 1879

    "Impi" Johhny Clegg & Savuka Chorus Impi! wo nans impi iyeza (A battle regiment is coming) Obani bengathinta amabhubesi? (Who can touch the lions?) All along the river Chelmsford's army lay asleep Come to crush the children of Mageba Come to exact the realm's price for peace And in the morning as they saddled up to ride Their eyes shone with the fire and the steel The gene...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - League of Veterans

    South African War Veterans Association - Oudstrydersbond These Veterans of the Anglo Boer war belonged to the Military Veteran Association named the "Oudstrydersbond" or "League of Veterans" You can search here It was last updated in 2011 A Constant Willem Frederick Aveling 1885 - 1965 Jan Coenraad Aveling 1884 B Jacobus Abraham Bester 1877 Ferdinand Petrus Bezuidenhou...

  • Battle of Agincourt

    This projects goal is to document the participants in the Battle of Agincourt which occurred on Friday, 25 October 1415 English: Henry V Commander Edward of Norwich, 2nd Duke of York (Killed) Michael de la Pole, 3rd Earl of Suffolk (Killed) Dafydd Gam ap Llewelyn Welsh hero who reputedly saved Henry V's life at Agincourt (Killed) Aberswyke, Thomas. Abryford, John. Acherton, Ri...

  • Rapoport Family Tree Collaboration

    Rapaport coat of arms showing the raven and hands in the form of a priestly blessing. Welcome! Welcome to all Rapoport, Rappoport, Rappa, Rapa, Rappaport, רפא כייץ, Раппа, Раппу, Раппе, Рапа, Р...

  • Country Music Performers & Songwriters

    List of country music performers Note: Description section is currently in the works.

  • 1820 Settlers - Damant's Party

    Damant's Party Main reference The Settler Handbook by MD Nash Additional information from South African Settlers The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no profile exists. To take part in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - s...

  • Dubrovnik / Ragusa

    Dubrovnik / Ragusa Bishop Emeritus of Dubrovnik (Ragusa) Archbishop Antonio Bauer † Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession: Bishop Josip Marija Carevic † (1929) Archbishop Antonio Bauer † (1911) Rafael Cardinal Merry del Val y Zulueta † (1900) Mariano Cardinal Rampolla del Tindaro † (1882) Edward Henry Cardinal Howard Ȃ...

  • Estonian principles of entering data

    Principles of entering data (2010 Aug) Names are written with the first letter in upper case and the following letters in lower case. In case of alternative spellings of names (Kiesemann/Kieseman/Kiisemann/Kiismann), only one of them is entered as Name, the rest may be in Nickname field. Names written in old spelling system are entered in current spelling, i.e "Jüri" instead of "...

  • Jewish Families of Bechyně, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    The project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Bechyně in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Svirče, Hvar

    Svirče, Hvar Svirče stands partly in the valley and partly on the lower southern slopes of Gorica hill and was first mentioned in the Statute of Hvar in 1331 as connected with Vrbanj , but it became independent around 1690. The village is interesting from the ethnographic point of view, especially as regards the architectural cluster of Carić houses connected by little br...

  • Stry Ghetto

    This project is for the Ghetto of Stry in the Lvov area.

  • Notable Crosbys

    From the Surname Database : This long-established and distinguished surname, having no less than seventeen Coats of Arms, and with several notable entries in the "Dictionary of National Biography", is of Old Scandinavian origin, and is a locational name from any of the various places in Northern England and Southern Scotland that get their names from the Old Norse "kross", cross (usually a st...

  • United States Senators from Ohio

    United States Senators from Ohio List of United States Senators from Ohio (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Ohio (with wikipedia links)

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  • United States Senators from Delaware

    United States Senators from Delaware List of United States Senators from Delaware (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Delaware (with wikipedia links)

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  • United States Senators from Maine

    United States Senators from Maine List of United States Senators from Maine (from U.S. Senate web site-no links) List of United States Senators from Maine (with wikipedia links)

  • United States Senators from North Carolina

    United States Senators from North Carolina List of United States Senators from North Carolina (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from North Carolina (with wikipedia links)

  • Cimetière du Père-Lachaise ◦ Paris ◦ France

    —WORK-in-PROGRESS—collegae BIENVENUE!—2013-jul-04-do-05:32—jMVu— Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise doit son nom à François d'Aix de La Chaize , plus connu comme le père Lachaise qui, en ce lieu, possédait une maison de campagne en dehors des murs de Paris (du 17ème siècle). Cimetière du Pè...

  • Richard Williams Family

    To document the descendants and ancestry of Richard Williams, the founder of Taunton, Massachusetts. A wonderful multimedia introduction to Richard Williams and Francis Deighton and their hometown can be found on our cousin, Charles Adler's family website . Frances Deighton , sometimes spelled "Dighton". Richard and Francis Williams' descendants are linked in marriage with many well-doc...

  • R-L2/S139 (YDNA)

    This project is for people who have tested and been assigned the paternal haplogroup R1b1a2a1a1b3c (L2 / S139) and also for people who are believed to have been this paternal haplogroup based on tests done on descendants. Formerly: R1b1b2a1a2d3 (ISOGG 2009) Defining Mutations L2/S139 Origin (to be added) Distribution (to be added) Subclades of R R - R-M207/UTY2 * R1b1...

  • New England Puritans

    Particularly in the years after 1630, Puritans left for New England, supporting the founding of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and other settlements. The large-scale Puritan emigration to New England then ceased, by 1641, with around 21,000 having moved across the Atlantic. This English-speaking population in America did not all consist of colonists, since many returned, but produced more than 16...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Sparrow, 1622

    from May, 1622 The Sparrow, at Maine from England, sent passengers in a boat to Plymouth, New England. Fishing vessel, Master Rogers. A boat arrived at the Plymouth Plantation from the Sparrow (fishing vessel at Maine, hired and sent out by Thomas Weston and John Beauchamp, salter of London, for their personal profit) with 7 men passengers sent by Weston to work for him in New England. Th...

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  • Links Library

    no profiles please This project is a repository for "articles of interest" to the Geni community. Upload shareable documents here Start a new project discussion about an article here Old discussion sharing external site links is here

  • Colonial Americas Portal

    This is the master project for all European Colonial Regions throughout the Americas; North, Central, South and the Caribbean. North America New England New France New Netherland - Dutch-United States New Spain New Sweden Alaska - Russian colonization of the Americas Portuguese colonization of the Americas

  • English Dissenters

    English dissenters prior to and during the civil war/revolution in England as well as during the Interregnum. Please add your "Dissenting" ancestors to the project. Must be set to public. Collaborators, please feel free to edit the page, add resources, and invite more collaborators. From Wikipedia English Dissenters were Christians who separated from the Church of England in the 16th, 17t...

  • Deerfield Massachusetts Massacre of 1704

    The 1704 Raid on Deerfield, MA occurred February 29 when French and Native American forces attacked the English frontier settlement at Deerfield, Massachusetts, just before dawn, burning part of the town, killing 56 villagers, and taking 109 settlers captive. This was part of the larger Queen Anne's War. The 'lucky' ones were murdered outright, others were captured and forced to walk to Quebe...

  • Bratteberg

    Personer som är födda eller har bott i Bratteberg i Södra Råda

  • Die Genootskap van Regte Afrikaners

    Ná die tweede Britse oorname in 1806 het Engels geleidelik die amptelike voertaal aan die Kaap geword en ’n streng verengelsingsbeleid is ingestel om Nederlands en Afrikaans te probeer verdring. ’n Paarlse predikant, ds. G.W.A. Van der Lingen , het in 1858 ’n private skool met Nederlands as voertaal gestig om Afrikaanssprekende kinders te onderrig. Die skool was ...

  • Benveniste Family

    DNA: The Epstein-Horowitz-Benveniste Projects Benveniste is the surname of an old, noble, rich, and scholarly Jewish family of Narbonne, France and northern Spain from the 11th century. The family was present in the 11th to the 15th centuries in Provence, France, Barcelona, Aragon and Castile' Spain. Family members received honorary titles from the authorities and were members of the administ...

  • Klokkerbok: Hordaland fylke, Masfjorden, Klokkerbok nr. A 1 (1851-1875)

    Hordaland fylke, Masfjorden, Klokkerbok nr. A 1 (1851-1875) Dette prosjektet har som mål å registrere alle oppføringer i Klokkerboken Befolkning Norge 1865 : 1.399.733 Klokkerbøker/Ministeralbøker fra Masfjorden Klokkerbok: Hordaland fylke, Masfjorden, Klokkerbok nr. A 1 (1851-1875) Ministerialbok: Hordaland fylke, Masfjorden i Masfjorden, Mi...

  • Eestlased Austraalias / Estonians in Australia

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid eestlasi Austraalias läbi kõigi ajajärkude.

  • Jewish Families of Tarnow, Poland

    TARNOW, city in Poland, 45 mi. (72 km.) E. of Cracow. Jewish merchants in Tarnow are mentioned in a few sources of the 15th century. The growth of the community and development of its institutions in the 1630s was based on grants of privileges successively endorsed by the magnates who owned Tarnow as their private domain (see *Poland-Lithuania). Its first privilege dating from 1581 exempts Ta...

  • Jewish families from Mirovice and Mirotice (Mirowitz und Mirotitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the towns of Mirovice and Mirotice (Mirowitz und Mirotitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

    Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 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 made the most important discovery within the domain of physiology or medicine”. The Medicine Prize has subseq...

  • Geni.Kaamiño-The Restituta Kaamiño Family Tree.com

    From the marriage of Jose Nacalaban Kaamiño and Isabel Pacamalan Galarrita an only child was born. Wencislao Galarrita Kaamiño graduated Grade 7 and at a young age of 17 took a wife as required in a written "Last Will" of his mother Isabel Pacamalan Galarrita that all assets and landholding inherited from his grandfather Mateo will come to him at age 21 or after his marriage prior...

  • Jewish families from Rokitzan (Rokycany), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Rokitzan (Rokycany) in Bohemia, Czech Republic

  • The Stangen-Margalyiot Family (Margulies, Margalit, Margolis, Margolioth and other Varients)

    The Stangen-Margalyiot family are the descendants of the marriage of HaRav Menachem Mendl Stangen-Margolioth who was the rabbi of Pińczów from about 1615 to 1635 and, later, rabbi of Prezmysl to Sheindel Margolioth , the daughter of Harav Moshe Mordechai Halevi Margaliyos and grandaughter of HaRav Shmuel Margolioth of Posen .

  • Jewish families from Slaný (Schlan), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Slaný (Schlan) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jewish Families of Grojec, Poland

    Grójec, Poland Jewish Gen the Megalit Gritze (the Grojec Yizkor Book) and the full text in Hebrew at the New York Public Library Grójec Jewish Community Virtual Shtetl] The Jewish Cemetery in Grojec (Polish) Grojec Data Base Jewish Records Indexing - Poland The Jewish Magazine Jewish Virtual Library: GROJEC (Yid. Gritse), small town in Warsaw district. The privilege ...

  • Greek Organizations:: Fraternities & Sororities

    A General History of Greek Life Black Greek Letter Organizations Phi Beta Kappa ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- FRATERNITIES Alpha Phi Alpha Sigma Alpha Epsilon SORORITIES Delta Sigma Theta ------------------------------------------------------------------------ The following profiles connected to this project are members of a Gr...

  • 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...

  • Imigrantes Italianos ao Brasil / Italian immigrants to Brazil

    Os primeiros imigrantes a deixarem a Itália na época da "grande imigração" foram sobretudo os vênetos, cerca de 30% do total, seguidos dos habitantes de Campânia, Calábria e Lombardia. Segundo o IBGE (Brasil, 500 anos de povoamento, 2000) foram 1.243.633 imigrantes italianos ao Brasil no período 1876-1920. Uma das primeiras viagens ofi...

  • Hrvatski političari/Croatian politicians

    Političari koji su sudjelovali ili sudjeluju u političkom životu Hrvatske Predsjedniku Republike pripada i predstavnička i izvršna funkcija. On predstavlja i zastupa Republiku Hrvatsku u zemlji i inozemstvu. Nadležan je za obranu neovisnosti i teritorijalne cjelovitosti Republike Hrvatske, kao i za stabilno, normalno i usklađeno djelovanje dr&#...

  • Notables of the Korean War

    The Korean War (25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between the Republic of Korea (supported primarily by the United States of America, with contributions from allied nations under the aegis of the United Nations) and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (supported by the People's Republic of China, with military and material aid from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). T...

  • Alten Copper Works - Kaafjord - Finnmark - Norway.

    Alten Copper Works i Kåfjord, Alta, startet opp 1826 og ble nedlagt 1909. Koppergruvene ligger inne i Kåfjord i nåværende Alta kommune i Finnmark. De som arbeidet på verket og i koppergruvene tas med i dette prosjektet for lettere å finne profilene. Her er en link til internett fra Alta museum om Alten Copper Works:

  • Métis in Canada

    The Métis are one of Canada's three principal Aboriginal groups, and are recognized under section 35 in the 1982 Constitution. Fiercely independent, the Métis were instrumental in the development of western Canada. Historically, the word Métis refers to the children of European explorers, settlers, and fur traders and their First Nation wives in the "Métis Homela...

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  • Deutsche Dichter

    —2013-okt-27-zo-22:57+GMT-autumn~time—jMVu—every German reading poetry-lover welcome to search for nice & informative url's and develop links to THESE geni-profiles ! Deutsche Dichter - those who were my first ... Uit 'n gymnasium-schoolboek uit 1964: 21e Auflage Goldene Worte Deutscher Dichter ‧ Eine Auswahl Deutscher Gedichte aus Vergangenheit und Gegen...

  • Kleermakers in de familie

    Kleermakers in de familie HEREN-kleding ~ men's wear DAMES-kleiding ~ woman's wear topografisch Groningen Friesland Drenthe Overijssel Gelderland Flevoland Utrecht Noord-Holland Zuid-Holland Zeeland Noord-Brabant Limburg profielen, also NOT in geni when they are famous enough alfabetisch —A— —B— —C— —D— —E—...

  • Pindi kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. 'Projekt "Pindi kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. ]

  • Eesti pankurid

    Siia võiks koondada Eestis tegutsenud pankurid ja pangaametnikud läbi aegade.

  • Brusje, Hvar

    First census in Brusje 1673 BRIZANOV Luka 6 DUCHIN Grgo 7, Matija udova Mihovila 6 DULČIĆ Ivan 8, Jakov 5, Jakov por Marka 3, Kuzmo (il vecchio) 6, Kuzmo Matin 6, Luka 10, Margarita udova Mihovila 6, Mate reč Stagilo 4, Nikola pok Luke 6 MARČIĆ Nikola 6 PALARIĆ Ivan 5, Vicko 8

  • La castità, ma non troppo

    Molti sacerdoti e suore (più sacerdoti, owiamente) hanno prole. Andiamo ad elencare! A recomendação de celibato clerical na igreja católica possui sua primeira menção no Concílio de Elvira (295-302), mas, como este concílio era apenas um concílio provincial espanhol (Elvira era uma cidade romana, junto a Granada), as suas decis&#x...

  • Neely Family - 1891 - Wastella Kansas Neely

    WASTELLA KANSAS NEELY February 21,1891 “Wasness” or “Cee Cee” July 29, 1983 92 years old By Doris Cornett (Bill’s wife) In collaboration with Bob Comett and from tapes made by Bill Cornett about 1990. Wastella Kansas Neely was born in Blount County, Alabama, on February 21, 1891. In later years she said she was one day older than George Washington. The bib...

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  • Jewish Families from Prostějov (Prossnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    Austrian manufacturing town, in the province of Moravia. Probably its earliest Jewish settlement dated from the latter half of the fifteenth century, when exiles from Olmütz found a refuge there (1454). Up to the time when the restriction on the freedom of residence of Jews in Austria was removed, Prossnitz was the second largest congregation in Moravia, numbering 328 families (see Famil...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Bolton 1842

    Cabin Passengers Byng W Gentleman Morgan George Surgeon Titchener Thomas Bradford Clerk Underwood James Clerk Steerage Passengers Andrews Charles 19 Mason and Quarryman Lucy 18 Andrews William 42 Mary Ann 33 Joseph 18 Mason Thomas 16 Mason John 11 Baird John 30 Carpenter Janet 31 ...

  • Gustav Anjou, Fraudulent Genealogist

    This project documents lineages where information is circulating that was taken from the work of Gustav Anjou (1863-1952), sometimes spelled Gustave Anjou, an infamous genealogical inventor whose meticulous but fraudulent research influenced the family "histories" of many prominent American families in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Add profiles to this project if you know that the p...

  • Jewish Families from Brtnice (Pirnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Brtnice (Pirnitz) in the Czech Republic. Earliest known Jewish community was in the 15th century. There were 33 Jews. Effecting the Jewish community: separation of Jewish quarter, 1727. Cemetery originated second half of 16th century. Last known Conservative Jewish burial was 1860.

  • The Golden Age of Jews in Sepharad/Al-Andalus

    Golden Age of Jews in Sepharad/Al-Andalus in 13th and 15th centuries. Intellectual Center of Art and Science, Culture and Philosophy----Jewish life flourished in Sepharad, Moorish Spain. Jews were totally integrated as royal advisors and physicians. Hasdai ibn Shaprut, a tenth century Jewish statesman, wrote : The land is rich, abounding in rivers, springs and aqueducts; ...

  • Commercial Traders of Puerto Rico and the West Indies or Comerciante de Puerto Rico y de Indias

    A place to create an overview of the Import/Export Trade of the Island of Puerto Rico and a collection of the movers and shakers and deal makers. Please, feel free to collaborate and join and add pertaining profiles.

  • Cinema Brasileiro/Brazilian Film

    O cinema do Brasil existe como exibição e entretenimento desde julho de 1896, e como realização e expressão desde 1897. Embora nunca tenha chegado a se estruturar plenamente como indústria, o cinema brasileiro, em seus mais de 110 anos de História, teve momentos de grande repercussão internacional, como na época do Cinema Novo, e de...

  • Gardner Family

    Overview The Gardner family has been traced back to Roger De Gardiano . The Gardner family were a group of whalers operating out of Nantucket, Massachusetts from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries. Some members of the family gained wider exposure due to their discovery of various islands in the Pacific Ocean. By marriage, they were related to the Coffins , another Nantucket whaling...

  • Artists of Fine Art

    Fine Art: Definition & Meaning The term "fine art" refers to an art form practised mainly for its aesthetic value and its beauty ("art for art's sake") rather than its functional value. Fine art is rooted in drawing and design-based works such as painting, printmaking, and sculpture. It is often contrasted with "applied art" and "crafts" which are both traditionally seen as utilitarian activi...

  • Chinese Imperial Maritime Customs Service

    Chinese Imperial Maritime Customs The initiation of the foreign Inspectorate General of Customs was, to some extent, an accident. In 1853 the Xiao Diao Hui (小刀會 Short Sword Society) revolted in Shanghai. The French, British and American Consuls found it necessary to transfer the responsibility of Customs administration to foreigners. After discussing it with the Acting ...

  • De Verlichting

    De Verlichting ‧ ‧ ‧ inleiding - toelichting De Verlichting of Eeuw van de Rede begon volgens sommigen al omstreeks 1630, volgens anderen rond 1687 en duurde tot aan de Franse Revolutie. In deze periode ontstond een culturele stroming of beweging van intellectuelen in Europa met als doel het gebruik van de rede en het filosoferen te bevorderen. De rede gaat alleen...

  • Historical Look At Italian Families

    Welcome to the Geni Italian Portal Genetics Genetic Testing (includes ancestry) Culture Geni Old Master's Project Culture of Italy - Wikipedia Italy - Wikipedia Media & Virtual Tours Sistine Chapel Virtual Tour Luciano Pavarotti Placido Domingo If you are Italian, I would love for you to be a part of this project. Regardless of where you are in the world. I am ...

  • Quaker Women

    This Project is to study and document Quaker women. Feel free to join, add to the list (below) - and bring your ancestresses profiles with you. Quaker Views on Women For many outside observers during the first hundred years of Quakerism, the most surprising aspect of Quakerism was the fact that "ministry" – the prerogative to speak during a Quaker meeting – was open to women f...

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  • Quaker Ancestor Roster

    Join this Project and bring your ancestor's profile! The more the merrier. Feel free to break out into "associated projects" as well. The Religious Society of Friends The Quakers, or Friends , were formed in the mid-17th Century by an English shoemaker, George Fox (1624-1691). His core belief was that man did not need an intermediary to establish a relationship with God — no trained ...

  • Anders Olsen Slekten fra Lyngør

    Dette er prosjektet Anders Olsen Slekten fra Lyngør som har som formål å lage et mest mulig komplett slekts tre for etterkommere og forfedre til Anders Olsen. Ta kontakt hvis dere vil være med å bidra til slekten, Mvh Marius Berg

  • Overseas trade: Shipping Merchants and Companies

    The American Revolution, which was largely fostered in the early seaports and partly tied to the trade restrictions imposed on the American colonies by England, resulted in the expulsion of the new American states from the trading family of the British Empire. The United States was not a self-sufficient nation, so trade by sea became essential. Adventurous merchants sent out their ships to find...

  • Whaling

    Whaling is the hunting of whales primarily for meat and oil. Its earliest forms date to at least 3000 BC. Various coastal communities have long histories of sustenance whaling and harvesting beached whales. Industrial whaling emerged with organized fleets in the 17th century; competitive national whaling industries in the 18th and 19th centuries; and the introduction of factory ships along with...

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  • Artists (Painters)

    This project is designed to capture artists (painters) other than Contemporary Artists, New and Modern Masters, and Old Masters that are included in other geni.com projects: Contemporary Artists New and Modern Masters Old Masters Painting is the practice of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium to a surface (support base). The medium is commonly applied to the base with a bru...

  • Volhynia (Wolin) Gubernia - Immigration to America Midwest

    Iowa and Illinois - especially Rock Island (really the Tri-City area including Moline and Davenport), St. Louis, and Chicago - were a landing place for Jewish immigrants from this area between 1880 and 1920. This project will document the family surnames and towns that they settled in. This first came to my attention when I read that emigrants from my great-grandparents' town of Belogorodka ten...

  • Sons of the American Revolution

    "The SAR is a "lineage" society. This means that each member has traced their family tree back to a point of having an ancestor who supported the cause of American Independence during the years 1774-1783." [ ] The profiles connected to this project has been confirmed as having met the criteria for membership. ------------------------------------------------------------- Robert Eldridge Br...

  • Jewish families from Neveklov (Neweklau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Neveklov (Neweklau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic Village district (bezirk) and region: Region: Central Bohemian District: Benešov Commune: Benešov Location: 49°45′11″N 14°32′9″E History: The History of the Jews in Neveklov: see . Text taken from Hugo Gold's H...

  • Leetva Alt-talu

    Leetva Alt-talu ehk Leetva-Mardi talu paikneb tänapäeval Leetva külas, Vändra vallas Pärnumaal. Talu paikneb Navesti jõe kaldal. Praegu üksnes ühel kaldal. Ajalooliselt on talu olnud sama perekonna käes juba vähemalt 1754. aastast. Kogu teadaoleva aja on talus elanud Glaside (tänapäevane nimekuju - Klaas) pereko...

  • Women's Rights / Feminism

    Subjects of this project are claimants of entitlements and freedoms for women (including girls) in any or all societies. In some places women's rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others they may be ignored or suppressed. They differ from broader notions of human rights through claims of an inherent historical and traditional bias against...

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  • Finding Nison Gavrielov's Burial Ground

    This project is dedicated to Nison Gavrielov זצ״ל , who was killed in combat during WWII, while fighting for the Russian army against the Germans. The search was conducted by both Gavriel and Nisan Gavrielov – who are great-grandchildren of the fallen hero. Their goal was to systematically search for the location of their great-grandfather burial ground, and t...

  • Ferreira - South African Settlers

    settlers - South Africa== Once researched the SV number for those who were Progenitors can be established according to their date of arrival in South Africa MAIN Reference “Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2011 SAF CD v 10". Commencing page 103 Ignatio Leopold Ferreira The main SV/PROG of the Ferreira family - born in Portugal c. 1696. OTHERS in SAF/SAG Antonia...

  • Forfedre til Colbein Andersen Næss

    Hei alle sammen, Colbein Andersen Næss er et siste endepunkt i slekta vår og jeg skulle gjerne sett at vi sammen kunne prøve og finne ut noe om forfedrene hans. Noen små tegn tyder på at han kom i fra Tyskland, da han var oppført med yrke Gesell i et slektstre på myHeritage, men det er mest spekulasjoner. ---------------------...

  • Clan Cameron

    The Clan Cameron project The name Cameron can be found in Geni in 21.283 profiles, if you would like to find out if you are a descendant of the original Clan Cameron this project is a great place to find out, or you might just be interested in the Cameron name or the Clans of Scotland in that case this is a good place too. Cameron Clan Crest A sheaf of five arrows points upwards, Proper...

  • Arbeiders-beweging & Socialisme - Nederland

    Arbeiders-beweging & Socialisme - Nederland ZIE voor biografie BWSA : Biografisch Woordenboek van het Socialisme en de Arbeidersbeweging in Nederland Wanneer betreffende persoon in geni voorkomt, volstaat hier -volledige- voor- en achternaam met link-verwijzing en levensdata. Voor overige informatie wordt verwezen naar het profiel of gerelateerde internet-bronnen. Verzoek niet in de tek...

  • Salem Witch Trials (1692)

    Overview and Scope of Project The goal of this project is to discover our ancestors involved in the notorious Salem Witch Trials , validate their family trees and our own connections to them, and create nigh-quality, genealogically-valid mini biographies for their Profiles. About the Salem Witch Trials The Salem Witch Trials were a series of hearings before local magistrates followed by c...

  • Gabuco Palatino

    I would like to connect the Gabuco Palatino leg of our genealogy tree

  • Computer pioneers

    Computer pioneers whose contributions in the theoretical, technical and/or commercial fields of computing are outstanding and highly significant in the further development of computer-related disciplines. List of notable computer pioneers Sir Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee, OM, KBE Inventor of the World Wide Web Vannevar Bush , American engineer and science administrator; best-known for...

  • Tarvastu kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tarvastu kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. ----------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • 194th Ohio Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS 194th Regiment, Ohio Infantry Organized at Camp Chase March, 1865. Left State for Charleston, W. Va., March 14. Assigned to General Egan's Provisional Division, Army of the Shenandoah. Operation in the Shenandoah Valley till April. Ordered to Washington, D. C., and garrison duty there till October. Mustered out October 24, 1865. Regiment lost during service 38 Enlist...

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  • 41st Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS 41st Regiment, Illinois Infantry Organized at Decatur, Ill., and mustered in August 5, 1861. Moved to St. Louis, Mo., August 8, 1861, thence to Bird's Point, Mo., August 29, and to Paducah, Ky., September 8. Attached to District of Cairo to December, 1861. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, District of Cairo, to February, 1862. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, District of West T...

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  • 53rd Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS 53rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry Organized at Ottawa, Ill., January, 1862. Moved to Chicago, Ill., February 27, 1862, and duty there till March 23, guarding prisoners. Moved to St. Louis, Mo., thence to Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., March 23-April 7. Attached to 1st Brigade, 4th Division, Army of the Tennessee, to July, 1862. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, District of Memp...

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