Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - R

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - R 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 -...

  • United States National Medal of Arts recipients

    National Medal of Arts The National Medal of Arts is an award and title created by the United States Congress in 1984, for the purpose of honoring artists and patrons of the arts. It is the highest honor conferred to an individual artist on behalf of the people. Honorees are selected by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and ceremoniously presented the award by the President of the ...

  • PORPHYRIA

    I would like to gather everyone on Geni with PORPHYRIA, so we can check if we're related. Do you or anyone in your family suffer from Porphyria? Please join, Thank you! What is Porphyria? Known Porphyria Ancestry: The genealogical studies of Dean and Barnes suggested that the gene for the South African form of variegate porphyria was introduced into South Africa in 1688, when two Dutch ...

  • CUZZIN - Communicate

    About the CUZZIN Communicate Portal This portal was created in order to facilitate communication between those requiring help adding their profiles to the South African branch of the "World FamilyTree" ('WFT') according to GENi standards and norms and your CUZZIN Curators who have an interest in the SA branch but work for the good of the whole 'WFT'. Please encourage everyone with links to ...

  • South Africa - Historic sites and Monuments

    Aim and Scope To list interesting South African Historic Sites, Monuments, Schools, Battlegrounds etc. To record a little history of the site, the year it was started, after who it was named and if names have changed. To link the sites to individuals on our GENi family tree. Please don't add Cities and Towns, they have a project on their own. For that purpose go to: South Afri...

  • South Africa - Pilgrim's Rest Families

    "I doubt that a more cosmopolitan assembly of people, sharing such diverse skills and talents, encompassing such a broad spectrum of human strengths and weaknesses, emotions and wills has ever been assembled in such a remote and beautiful setting as the Pilgrims Rest gold rush." Louis-John Havemann Pilgrim's Rest, if one regards the entire area from Sabie to Bourke's Luck as a gold field, pro...

  • CUZZIN - Research Log

    South Africa's Research Log The purpose of this project is to: Log or register your areas of interest and research, so project initiators can target the relevant people to collaborate with. Bring people who have similar interests together. Identify projects that require help and areas that need researching. To list new ideas for projects. Stimulate interest in dormant projects. ...

  • South Africa - Kaapsehoop Families

    Kaapsehoop South Africa (established in 1882) Coordinates for finding Kaapsehoop on Google Earth. 25°35'28.66"S 30°45'59.65"E or click here to see it in Google Maps. Brief History It was the discovery of gold in 1882 the streams around what is known today as Kaapsehoop also known as Kaapshehoop or Kaapschehoop that led to the establishment of the town. Gold was also discovered...

  • CUZZIN - Brickwall Club

    The South Africa Brickwall Club Hitting a Brickwall searching for family who were born or died in South Africa? Many hands make light work and 2 know more then one. Basic genealogy 101 teaches us that most Brickwalls are due to human error - enumerator mis-spellings, and then there are those records that just seem non-existent. If you would like some help looking for South African ancesto...

  • Churchill Family - South Africa

    Any information relating to the CHURCHILL family in SOUTH AFRICA would be highly appreciated. Jump Back to: WELKOM CUZZINS: Geni SA Projects' Main Site Index & Help Page See Also Related Geni Project Pages: Index of Other SA Surname Projects SA Progenitors on Geni

  • Pieters Family - South Africa

    Jump Back to: WELKOM CUZZINS: Geni SA Projects' Main Site Index & Help Page See Also Related Geni Project Pages: Index of Other SA Surname Projects SA Progenitors on Geni

  • Hall of Fame portal

    Hall of Fame portal This project is designed to provide a link to designated Hall of Fame projects as well as other like projects that include profiles that are selected by a sanctioned body or group based on notable contributions in a specified area. List of prizes, medals and awards

  • Jesuits

    Introduction The Society of Jesus (Latin: Societas Iesu, S.J., SJ or SI) is a Christian male religious order of the Roman Catholic Church. The members are called Jesuits and are also known colloquially as "God's Marines", the latter being references to founder Ignatius of Loyola's military background and the members' willingness to accept orders anywhere in the world and to live in extreme co...

  • Earle Family - South Africa

    Earle Family - South Africa There are a number of Earle families listed in “Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2011 SAF CD v 9”. Some of the trees have been added to GENi and others not. The purpose of his project is to establish the trees and try to fit in some profiles as yet not linked to any main tree. It would be good to establish accurate trees for this family. ...

  • Finlands präster genom tiderna ~ Suomen papit kautta aikojen - Före 1700-talet

    Alfabetiskt namn register När man editerar projektet sätt en * framför Alfabet och spara, sen kan ni editera i lugn o ro för då vet alla att projektet uppdateras och när ni är färdiga ta bort * och spara. Lägg gärna till de präster Du har i Ditt släktträd i projekten I detta projekt samt även i...

  • Royal mistress

    Royal mistress A royal mistress is the historical position of a mistress to a monarch or an heir apparent. Some mistresses have had considerable power. These powerful mistresses have been commonly referred to as the "power behind the throne". The prevalence of the institution can be attributed to the fact that royal marriages were until recent times conducted solely on the basis of politica...

  • de Ridder Family - South Africa

    de Ridder Family - South Africa sometimes de Ritter Image right - Gravestone of SV/PROG 2 - Johannes de Ridder (1833-1896) There are three de Ridder families listed in “SA Genealogies” vol 9, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2004”. These trees have been added to GENi. The purpose of his project is to develop the de Ridder trees and try to fit in some refe...

  • Legion of Honour / Ordre National de la Légion d’honneur

    Legion of Honour , officially National Order of the Legion of Honour, French Ordre National de la Légion d’honneur , Legion of Honour - premier order of the French republic, created by Napoleon Bonaparte, then First Consul, on May 19, 1802, as a general military and civil order of merit conferred without regard to birth or religion provided that anyone admitted swears to uphold li...

  • 8th Wisconsin Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    The 8th Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. The 8th Wisconsin's mascot was Old Abe, a bald eagle that accompanied the regiment into battle. Service The 8th Wisconsin was raised at Madison, Wisconsin, and mustered into Federal service September 13, 1861. The regiment was mustered out on September 5, 186...

  • Jewish Families of Brandýs nad Labem

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Bohemian town of Brandýs nad Labem (Brandeis an der Elbe) in the Czech Republic. The first Jewish settlement in the beginning of the 16th century was located in the suburb of Hrádek. After the general expulsion from Bohemia in 1559, the Jews from Brandys went to Poznan. However, the Brandys municip...

  • Jewish families from Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jewish families from Kladno, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Kladno in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Miami University

    University=Miami University (also referred to as Miami U, Miami of Ohio, or simply Miami) is a coeducational public research university located in Oxford, Ohio, United States. Founded in 1809, although classes were not held until 1824, it is the 10th oldest public university in the United States and the second oldest university in Ohio, founded five years after Ohio University. In its 2014 edit...

  • Israeli all Knesset members

    The Knesset (Hebrew: ‎הכנסת‎ ; lit. the gathering or assembly; Arabic: الكنيست‎) is the unicameral legislature of Israel, located in Givat Ram, Jerusalem. Role in Israeli Government The legislative branch of the Israeli government, the Knesset enacts laws, elects the president and prime ...

  • Iisaku kalmistu

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

  • Oxfordshire - Famous People

    Oxfordshire - Famous People Oxfordshire has many notable people associated with it. Listed Alphabetically by surname- The following people of renown were either born or lived in Oxfordshire or are strongly associated with Oxfordshire. How to add a link is explained in the attached document - Adding links to Geni profiles in projects. Oxfordshire Blue Plaques Board Custos Rotulorum of ...

  • Suwalki Gubernia Families - Marriages and Immigration

    Update: I visited several of these towns in June 2012. I'll add photographs to the project, but for the most part, I could not learn anything from the cemeteries. Either they were destroyed, or impassable, or the stones were mostly illegible. This project will look at marriages from the late 18th century to the early 20th century between various families residing in the Suwalki District of wh...

  • Margolis and Frankel Families

    The genealogy of Mordechai Margolis of Kalwarija, Lithuania has been researched in depth by Dr. Neil Rosenstein in his out-of-print book The Margolis Family (1984). Update: This book is now available in digital form at Center for Jewish History Digital Collections (350 MB download). Ironically, my family did not have a copy of this book and I finally managed to get my hands on it after I had ...

  • "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 . ...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - A

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - A 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 -...

  • Agha Ali Asker Shirazi

    Agha Ali Asker was born circa 1809 in Shiraz, Iran, his father was Haji Abdullah, and his paternal grandfather was Haji Murad who had settled in Shiraz, their ancestors were from Azerbaijan and Haji Murad's grandfather Agha Allahverdi had settled in Tabrez, Iran. The family were known as the Muradi family in Shiraz, and lived in a large house with covered gates that were very tall as the men in...

  • Hanseatic League and Bourgeoisie in Bergen.

    Project: "Hanseatic League and Bourgeoisie in Bergen" "Hansaforbundet og borgerskap i Bergen". This project has as its aim to create on * Geni.com an accurate representation of the genealogical information present in the Hanseatic League and Bourgeoisie in Bergen literature that present a reasonably coherent picture. Hanseatic League started about 1070 "Kontor in Bergen" and ceaced ab...

  • Sarah Lawrence College

    Sarah Lawrence College= Lawrence College is a private and independent liberal arts college in the United States. It is located in southern Westchester County, New York, in the city of Yonkers, 15 miles (24 km) north of Manhattan.The College is known for its rigorous academic standards, low student-to-faculty ratio, and highly individualized course of study.[citation needed] The school models it...

  • Jewish Community of Brody

    A city, where wisdom and wealth, Torah and understanding, commerce and faith are united ------ Nachman Krochmal , in a letter to Isaac Erter 1961 Please add your ancestors or heroes from Brody to the project. You can do so by "following" the project first, then "add a profile to project" from the "more actions" menu. 'In celebration of the town of Brody, Austria , present day Ukrain...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1866

    1866 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1866 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Family Stories from the Stewart, Ishmael and Newberry clans

    FAMILY STORIES by Bob Stewart copydesk2@yahoo.com Our Ishmael family clan in America began with three Pennsylvania-born brothers, Robert, Benjamin and Thomas. Oh, there are whispery rumors about their immigrant parents, but no documentation, no notes in family Bibles. Nothing. The brothers were well into their adulthoods when the Revolutionary War broke out, but they still went to fight...

  • 1820 Settlers - Parker's Party

    Parker's Party 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 - so join the project. See the discussion Project He...

  • Finlands riksdagsmän under svenska tiden - Suomen kansanedustajat ruotsin ajalta

    Översikt / Yleisesittely Projektets målsättning är att göra upp en förteckning över svenska riksdagens ledamöter från Finland, under svenska tiden fram till år 1809. Geografiskt kan Finland i detta skede fattas i vid bemärkelse, så projektet kan omfatta personer från t.ex. Åland och Tornedalen. &...

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  • 1820 Settlers - Howard's Party

    Howard'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...

  • Civil War Image Gallery

    A repository for image artifacts associated with the American Civil War. To add an image to the project: (upper right) > photos and documents > photos > add image button To tag a profile to an image from the project: view images > select image > "in this photo" box [edit] > type in the profile name (hint: visit the profile first to add to your "short list") To add an image to a projec...

  • American Colonial Governors

    American Colonial Governors This project is designed to capture pre-statehood Governors of entities that eventually became American States. (other than those designated as Territorial Governors) Territorial Governors are included in a separate Geni project: Spanish and French colonial governors of Louisiana are included on pages 3 and 4 of the Geni project "Govenors of Louisiana": List ...

  • Spanish American War

    The Spanish–American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States. It ultimately ended with the Americans defeating the Spaniards. Revolts against Spanish rule had been endemic for decades in Cuba and were closely watched by Americans; there had been war scares before, as in the Virginius Affair in 1873. By 1897–98, American public opinion grew angrier at reports...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Sperstad, Rødøy, Nordland, Norge

    Sperstad mnr:91, gnr:32 Prosjektbeskrivelse Dette prosjektet skal gi en oversikt over gården Sperstad i Rødøy kommune. Herunder brukere av gården og ellers interessante hendelser. Navnet Sperstad Navnet staves ikke på spesielt mange måter. Sperrestad(1567), Sperstad, Spersta. Sperstad - formentlig av sporr - spurv, og da brukt som tilnavn p�...

  • John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry

    in this project we honor these men and their families John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry was an attempt by white abolitionist John Brown to start an armed slave revolt by seizing a United States Arsenal at Harpers Ferry in Virginia in 1859. Twenty-one individuals joined him; of different backgrounds and occupations, rich, poor, black, white, some born free and others born into bondage; me...

  • Pairs de France (1179-1790)

    Peers of France . Traces généalogiques des pairs de France (ecclésiastiques et laïcs) depuis le couronnement du roi Philippe Auguste jusqu'à l'abolition de la fonction. Genealogical paths of the Peers of France (clerical and lay) since the crowning of King Philippe Auguste until the abolishment of the position. _____________________________________...

  • Nylands dragoner

    Historia Nylands ryttare 1618-1632 Nylands och Tavastehus läns kavalleriregemente 1632-1721 Nylands och Tavastehus dragonregemente 1721-1791 ( 1791 omorganiserad till lätt infanteri ) ( Vissa delar av dragonregementet: Majorens- eller Borgå skvadron samt Helsing skvadron ingick i Karelska dragonkåren 1792-1803 ) Nylands lätta dragonkår 1...

  • Swedish - projects portal

    Work in Progress Detta är en portal där vi samlar alla projekt som är relaterade till Sverige This is a place where we collect all Swedish related Projects on Geni "Hülphers Genealogier" Swedish Coffee Corner En samlingsplats för Geni-användare med anknytning till Sverige. Länka projektet till rätt kategori Militär ~ M...

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  • Jewish families from Merklín, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Merklín in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Merklin   the village of Prestice - Ptetin The Jewish settlement was established before 1685. The synagogue situated behind the bridge over the brook was rebuilt. There was a private Jewish school in the village. The Jewish community dissapeared in 1890 and the re...

  • Laura, Laurin, Laurain, Lorrain Family Buried at Michigan Memorial Park

    A collection of those with the Laura, Laurin, Laurain or Lorrain surname, married into the family, or descended from them and buried in Michigan Memorial Park in Flatrock, Michigan.

  • West Virginia in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from West Virginia who served in the Union Army.

  • Jewish Families from Stankov (Stankau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    The following info is from Wikipedia unless otherwise noted. Stankov is located in the district of Domazlice, whereas Geni places it in the Klatovsky district. The town has an origin that dates to at least 1233. It has halfway between Pilsen and Domazlice in Bohemia within the Czech Republic. As of 2006, it has 3100 inhabitants and has no major employers. Stankov is about 30 km to Klatovy 28 km...

  • Nederlandse Bronnen (Dutch Sources)

    < BACK NL: Deze pagina biedt een overzicht van beschikbare genealogische bronnen in Nederland. Het is meteen een plek waar Nederlanders samenwerken aan een betere uitwisseling van bronnen en informatie. Voeg gerust goede bronnen toe - of start een 'discussie' voor overleg. Voor alle informatie, discussies, ideeën en projecten binnen het bredere nederlandstalige gebied (Nederland, Vlaan...

  • Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

    Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award=The Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded by the Recording Academy to "performers who, during their lifetimes, have made creative contributions of outstanding artistic significance to the field of recording." This award is distinct from the Grammy Hall of Fame Award, which honors specific recordings rather than individuals, and the Grammy Trustees Award,...

  • Canada's Walk of Fame

    Canada's Walk of Fame= Walk of Fame (French: Allée des célébrités canadiennes), located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is a walk of fame that acknowledges the achievements and accomplishments of successful Canadians. It consists of a series of maple leaf-like stars embedded in 13 designated blocks' worth of sidewalks in Toronto, located in front of Roy Thomson Hall, Th...

  • Raasiku (Harju -Jaani) kalmistud

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Raasiku (Harju -Jaani) kalmistud" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Raasiku Vana Kalmistu Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. Asukoht kaardil: Raasiku uus kalm...

  • Gospel Music Hall of Fame

    Gospel Music Hall of Fame= (with incomplete list of those inducted)The Gospel Music Hall of Fame, created in 1971 by the Gospel Music Association, is a Hall of Fame dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals and groups in all forms of gospel music.Gospel Music Hall of Fame website: By Year:

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  • Songwriters Hall of Fame

    Songwriters Hall of Fame Virtual Museum: The Songwriters Hall of Fame is an arm of the National Academy of Popular Music. It was founded in 1969 by songwriter Johnny Mercer and music publishers Abe Olman and Howie Richmond. The hall of fame only existed as an online virtual collection until 2010, when it was first put on display as a physical gallery inside The Grammy Museum in Los Angele...

  • Visigoths

    A link to Jordanes. English version. Getica: How close this text comes to the thruth is hard to say. There can be severel motives for the writer. Hovever it is one of the closest sources of the time of the Visigoth or the Thervingi that excist hovever far it is in time from the actual event. It is also said to be a copy of another document written closer to the events. That can both make it...

  • Amal dynasty

    For naming conventions, see Medieval Kingdoms of Western Europe . The Amali were the leading dynasty of the Goths, a Germanic tribes|Germanic people who confronted the Roman Empire in its declining years in the west. They were also called the Amals , Amaler , or Amalings they were considered highest in worth among Gothic fighters and highest in royal dignity. According to Gothic legend, the A...

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  • Santa Clara Mission Cemetery

    The first Christian cemetery in the Santa Clara Valley was founded by the same Franciscan Padres who founded Mission Santa Clara de Asis in 1777. By 1851, when Santa Clara College was founded, the Jesuit Fathers realized that the old cemetery near the Mission was filled. The new site they selected was within a few minutes walk from the Mission and was located near the small Adobe home of Don ...

  • 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 ...

  • Hemman och torp i Mörskom före 1740 - Tilat ja torpat Myrskylässä ennen 1740

    Första huvudboken för Mörskom börjar 1740. På basen av dop-, vigsel- och begravningsböcker samt mantalslängder kan emellertid många av hemmanens tidigare inbyggare och deras släktskapsband rekonstrueras. Ett problem är att dopboken för åren 1734-1756 har kommit i oordning och bladen föreligger inte i kr...

  • 1820 Settlers - Gurney's Party

    Gurney's Party Main References - The Settler Handbook by MD Nash and 1820 Settlers.com 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 - so join the project. See the ...

  • African-American Relations

    Project established to capture African-American relations of Doug Robinson and family. In some cases, includes non-related spouses of blood relations. Profiles: Barack Obama Michelle Obama Craig Robinson (brother of Michelle Obama) Frederick Douglass Booker T. Washington Blanche Bruce, U.S. Senator

  • Burgemeesters van Den Haag

    Burgemeesters van 's-Gravenhage mogen deze links straks naar de document-links, sJennie? chronologisch 1559-heden 1559-1824 : Nota Bene > in deze periode had 's-Gravenhage TWEE burgemeesters 1560-156x : Jacob Willemszn. van der MYE ‧ x-1561 21-mei ‧ 1560-1572 : Dirk van ALKEMADE ‧ x ‧ 1562-15-x : Joost van HOGENHOUCK ‧ x ‧ 15...

  • Unlinked mathematicians

    This Project is temporary and will be transferred. Some profiles still need to be disconnected , and then moved to where they belong in the family tree lines. This is a temporary holder for number of profile that correspond to Mentor-Student Mathematical ancestry Big Names In order not to scare off potential contributors, and in order to have some places to start off, a list of bi...

  • Sunnmørsprosjektet

    Dette prosjektet tar sikte på å få oversikt over befolkningen på Sunnmøre fra de tidligste kilder og fram til ca 1700, og videre etter det. NB: Noen har sabotert sunnmørslinjene og ødelagt store deler av Sunnmørsættleggen, og dermed MANGE måneders arbeid - IKKE slå sammen profiler som ikke er like! Fra de eldste ki...

  • The States during the US Civil War 1861-1865

    This project is a holding place for the projects created for the various states who sent troops to the US Civil War. The master Civil War project. Confederate States: Alabama , Florida , Georgia , Indian Territory , Louisiana , Mississippi ,

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) NORVALSPONT Camp/Kamp

    NORVALS PONT KAMP/CAMP ORANJE VRYSTAAT/ORANGE FREE STATE People in camp 5192 People who died in this camp 494 If there was a model camp in the ORC system, it was Norvals Pont. And, if anyone could be described as the hero of the camps, it was Lieutenant St John Cole Bowen, the first civilian superintendent. Norvals Pont was one of those camps, like Aliwal North, Kimberley and Orange...

  • 1820 Settlers - Sephton-Gush Party

    Sephton'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 - ...

  • Gonzalez Brick Wall

    Goal: An attempt to pull enough Gonzalez Collaborators/Curators etc. together, to connect the Gonzalez Branches, around the Globe! What to do?: Please, feel free to add any and all directly GONZALEZ related profiles, to this project, by using the actions link, top right of this project page. Some collected resources: (Please, ADD your best finds, as well.) 136 Gonzalez entries, here...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Griffin, 1633

    Griffin was the name of a 17th-century ship known to have sailed between England and English settlements in Massachusetts. Several historical and genealogical references show the Griffin making such journeys in 1633 and 1634. The 1633 journey left at Downs, England and landed at Plymouth, Massachusetts on September 3. This 1633 journey carried religious dissidents, including Thomas Hooker,[1]...

  • Burgemeesters van Haarlem

    Burgemeesters van HAARLEM burgemeesters 1420-1457 : Herpert van FOREEST ‧ c.1397-1459 ‧ x-1457: Nicolaas van YPEREN ‧ x-1457 ‧ : Quirijn Dirkszn. TALESIUS ‧ ‧ : Arent Pieterszn. DEYMAN ‧ 1529-1603 ‧ 1550-1555 : Willem Harmensz RAMP ‧ ‧ : Pieter van ADRICHEM van DORP 1560 : Claes van der LAEN ‧ x-1584 ...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Griffin, 1634

    Griffin left England Aug 1, 1634 with her master, ?, arriving in September 18, 1634, at Boston with about one hundred passengers and cattle for the plantations. Alphabetical roll: Bartholomew William (From London, bound for Ipswitch and Boston. Ref: Banks Mss. 36 pg 109) Bartholomew Mrs. Mary Haines William of Dunstable, Bedford, bound for Salem. Ref: Aspinwall 36 pg 1 Haines Richar...

  • Families of the Philippines

    This is the Master Project for the Philippines Filipinos often know of their ancestry exclusively through oral accounts. It is common to not know about one's direct line; but people would retain info about an obscure connection to a famous or historical person. Organized by surnames and by specialty topics, the Families of the Philippines projects tracks famous Filipino personalities -- whi...

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  • German settlement in Australia

    German settlement in Australia Germans began to settle in Australia in large numbers in 1838, with the arrival of immigrants from Prussia to Adelaide, South Australia. German immigrants were prominent in settling South Australia and Queensland. Between 1850 until World War I, German settlers and their descendants comprised the largest non-British or Irish group of Europeans in Australia. To...

  • World War II - American

    World War ll - American Many of our family members, from around the world, had served in this massive campaign. Whether they had served in Europe, Africa, Asia or the Pacific, they are all a part of history. The purpose of this group is to bring them all together in one place.

  • Waldoin Kumpu

    Kummun Valtoset sukupuuhun!

  • 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...

  • Punished in Colonial America

    I've been running across ancestors who were publicly "punished" in Colonial America, have you? Here's a project to remember what they endured. from Crimes and Punishment in Colonial America In Colonial America the court structure was quite different from Great Britain. The colonial system was a hierarchy of overlapping courts and common law was the law of the land. The common law was gr...

  • Olympic Medal Winners

    The modern Olympics have been taking place since 1896 (Winter Olympics since 1924). This project is designed to identify the people who have had the incredible skill and perseverance to win a medal. Alpine Skiing (Winter): Kjetil André Aamodt (1971 - ) Paul Accola (1967) Émile Allais (1912 - 2012) Sébastien Amiez (1972 - ) Debbie Armstrong (1963 - ) Wolfgang...

  • Geni Philippines

    About Geni Philippines W elcome everyone. T his is your place as you build your family tree online and your gateway to the Filipino community on Geni. T his project aims to provide you an educational and wonderful Geni genealogical experience; a venue for collaboration of your shared family tree of common ancestors; a chance to discover your historical roots and significantly contribute to ...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - W, X, Y and Z

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - W, X, Y and Z 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 ...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - S

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - S 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 -...

  • Television Hall of Fame inductees

    The Television Academy Hall of Fame was founded by a former president of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, the late John H. Mitchell, to honor individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to television. List of Television Hall of Fame inductees 1st induction Lucille Ball Milton Berle Paddy Chayefsky Norman Lear Edward R. Murrow William S. Paley David Sarnof...

  • New Amsterdam - Notable Citizens

    < BACK . This chapter includes... Governors of New Netherland Great Burghers (1657-1668) Notable Citizens... Governors of Nieuw-Nederland (New Netherland) 1621-1624 : Adriaen Jorissen Thienpont 1624-1625 : Cornelis May 1625-1626 : Willem Verhulst 1626-1631 : Peter Minuit 1632-1633 : Bastiaen Janssen Crol 1633-1638 : Wouter van Twiller 1638-1647 : Willem Kieft 1...

  • Burgemeesters in DRENTHE nl.

    NLD : Politiek ‧ Bestuur ‧ Rechtspraak ‧ BURGEMEESTERS in Drenthe ‧ 1851-heden ‧ bevat ook: SCHULTE's & MAIRE's in Drenthe ‧ vroeger-1851 ‧ Voor Nederlandse burgemeesters in andere provincies zoekt u via Burgemeesters IN • Groningen nl. • Friesland • Drenthe • Overijssel • FLEVOLAND nl. • Geld...

  • Launching Geni's World Tree - A Retrospective

    Did you ever wonder how Geni got started and how we got all the way from there ... to here? The aim of this project is to recreate a picture of those heady halcyon days of heart-stopping all-nighters by the original hyper-charged Geni Cast team, and members whose vision, indomitable confidence, collaboration and faith created our Big Tree whose labyrinthian vines, roots, and pedigreed branc...

  • Eesti foto

    Kasulik teave: Eesti fotograafid - Elulooline andmebaas (1844-1944)

  • Jõelähtme kalmistu

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

  • De slesvigske krige

    Inspireret af Tom Buk-Swienties bøger om 2. slesvigske krig og med udgangspunkt i "mine egne" veteraner fra de 2 slesvigske krige forsøger jeg her at skabe et projekt, som kan samle personlige historier op om de slesvigske krige. Velkommen ombord, der er plads til flere veteraner og flere hænder. Opbygningen af projektet er indtil nogen kommer på en bedre idé...

  • Cornish in Colorado

    This project will gather information about people who were born in Cornwall and who died in Colorado. Cornwall is one of the Celtic nations. Many Cornish people came to Colorado during the mining boom. They were called "Cousin Jack" or "Cousin Jenny". Featured Profiles Levinia Champion 1837–1912 Subject of the Book No Wealth for Levinia John Johns 1839–1876 Killed in the N...

  • Levites of the Y-Haplogroup E

    This project exploring the common roots of individuals belonging to Y chromosome Haplogroup E with a tradition of being Levites. Approximately 10% of Sephardic Levites and 20% of Ashkenazi Levites belong to Haplogroup E. Levites are considered to be those male descendants of Levi, the third son of the patriarch Jacob and paternal ancestor of Aaron, who are not Cohanim. It is estimated that Levi...

  • South Carolina in the US Civil War (CSA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from South Carolina who served in the Confederate Army.

  • Laiuse kalmistu

    18.sajandist pärit Laiuse kihelkonna kalmistu paikneb kahes osas kahel pool teed, mõlema osa peasissepääsud asuvad vastakuti ja on sarnase arhitektuuriga kolmeosalised, teravkaarte, keskse viilu ka karniisidega tellisehitised, milledes sepisväravad. Kalmistu piirdeks on maakivist kuivmüür, kivist ja mullast vall, kohati piire puudub. Lõuna...

  • New Amsterdam - Living Descendants

    < BACK . Objective This program aims to foster strong collaboration between all living descendants of New Amsterdam immigrants (1609-1674) - and thus improve the quality of the tree. If you are a descendant, please add your profile to the project and get involved! Philosophy Whilst Geni is an open collaboration platform, it is vital to respect the private genealogy initiatives from li...

  • New Amsterdam - Research & Bibliography

    < BACK . Objective This page serves as an inventory of sources, associations, books and any kind of research into the development of the Dutch province of New Netherland between 1609-1674. Sources Associations of Interest The New Netherland Institute , Albany, NY The Holland Society of New York , New York, NY Society of Daughters of Holland Dames , Baltimore, MD New Netherla...

  • New Amsterdam - Lost Traces

    < BACK . Objective The objective of this project is to serve as a repository for all Americans whose genealogical traces end in New Amsterdam and the Dutch province of New Netherland in the 17th century. Please add all your New Amsterdam profiles for which you don't find any antecedents This project is promoted through the Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen project, which acts as a portal...

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