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  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page based on the 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 The above document (attached to the project) is an invaluable historical record compi...

  • Barnes Family

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

  • Golden Ages - Leiden: Science & Education

    < BACK Leiden: Wetenschap & Onderwijs (Science & Education) . Leidse Universiteit De Universiteit van Leiden is de oudste in Nederland (1575). Willem van Oranje nam het initiatief tot de oprichting om de stad te belonen voor het dappere verzet van de stad tegen de Spaanse belegeraars. Het devies van de universiteit, ‘Praesidium Libertatis’ (‘bolwerk van de vrijheid&...

  • Dranoff Connection

    This project was created to help fill in the missing pieces on many of family trees.

  • Emigranter fra Nes kommune, Akershus, Norge/Norway

    Dette prosjektet vil fokusere på de nesbuer som utvandret fra Nes kommune Akershus i perioden 1850 til 1920. Fortrinnsvis emigranter til USA og deres etterkommere.

  • Royal Military Academy Sandhurst

    The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS), commonly known simply as Sandhurst, is the British Army officer initial training centre located adjacent to the village of Sandhurst, Berkshire, about 55 kilometres (34 mi) southwest of London. The Academy's stated aim is to be "the national centre of excellence for leadership." All British Army officers, including late entry officers who were previo...

  • Kranjski deželni zbor

    Kranjski deželni zbor (nemško Krainer Landtag) je bil najvišji, zakonodajni organ deželne avtonomije vojvodine Kranjske. Uveden je bil s februarskim patentom (26.2.1861), s katerim je Avstrijsko cesarstvo stopilo v ustavno obdobje. ( Wikipedia ) Kranjski deželni zbor je sprejemal zakone, ki so bili v deželni pristojnosti. V pristojnost deželne ...

  • Bekker familie (Suid-Afrika)

    Please assist me to find the ancestors of Johannes Christoffel BEKKER (1857 to 1942).

  • 't Bombardement op Dordrecht ∴ 24 oktober 1944 ∴ 12:05 uur

    —WORK-in-PROGRESS—welcome to help tracing victims— 't Bombardement op Dordrecht ∴ 24 oktober 1944 ∴ 12:05 uur ∴ ∴ ∴ Dinsdag 24 oktober 1944 klinkt om 12.05 uur in Dordrecht lucht-alarm; er naderen vanuit het zuiden Engelse vliegtuigen van de Royal Air Force -RAF- in de richting van een Duits Commando-centrum in Park Merwestein. M...

  • Juan Carlos Pizarro Müller

    Arbol genealogico de los Pizarro de Villacastín-Trujillo-Conquistadores-Fundadores y Colonizadores.-

  • Zondagskind

    Zondagskind ~ Sonntagskind ~ Monday's Child ~ NL : DE : FR : Vergelijk ook met EN : RU : ’s_Child NOTA BENE ! Veel kinderen zijn op zondag GEDOOPT tijdens de wekelijks vieringen, maar niet altijd op die dag GEBOREN. alfbetisch prinses Alexia van Oranje - maar die is vast ge-HAALD i.p.v. ge-BRACHT.... prinses Amalia van Oranje - idem Leuke bronnen: ...

  • Türi Kõrgessaare kalmistu

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

  • Unie van Brussel (1577)

    Unión de Bruselas Union de Bruxelles, Union of Brussels . . . ____________________________________________________ Under Construction . Ondertekenaars Geestelijken Laurentius Metsius, bisscop van 's Hertogenbosch (geboren te Grammont) Pierre Coels dit de Glimes, abt van Vlierbeek ( -15/9/1586) François Vleyshouwers, abbé de Villers ( -1587) Wilhe...

  • Türi kesklinna kalmistu e. Linnakalmistu

    Türi Kesklinna kalmistu ja Türi Kohtu tn. kalmistu e. Türi vana kalmistu projektidega oli segadus ja arusaamatus kes millist kalmistut n.ö. vanaks kalmistuks pidas ja seetõttu sai Türi vana kalmistu projekt ümber nimetatud Türi Kesklinna kalmistu projektiks. Väidetavalt oli Türi vana kalmistu projekti lisatud fotod üle...

  • Maly Trostinets extermination camp

    Maly Trastsianiets extermination camp (see alternate spellings), located near a small village on the outskirts of Minsk, Belarus, was the site of a Nazi extermination camp. Originally built in the summer of 1941, on the site of a Soviet kolkhoz, as a concentration camp, to house Soviet prisoners of war who had been captured following the German attack on the Soviet Union which commenced on Ju...

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  • What did you do in the Great War ?

    In preparation for the 100th anniversary of the "War to end all Wars", this page will focus on the lives (and deaths) of family members who took part. Its a bit of a personal project, for those of whom who are connected to the Holman/Dent-Young/Shepard/Boshell/McKeon/Pugsley/Frere close relations etc as far out as perhaps 2nd or 3rd cousin, and my goal is to provide a little information on wh...

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  • British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's

    Objective The purpose of this project is to record as many of the ships bringing ORIGINAL settler pioneers (Heads of the family groups) to South Africa so that researchers can identify family lines and descendants. Secondly, current researchers who are descendants of these families will be able to identify fellow researchers. Note : These ships do not include those in the 1820 Settler spo...

  • British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's - S.S. Drummond Castle

    British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's - S.S. Drummond Castle See Main Project Page - British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's S.S. Drummond Castle 1882 11th April 1882 East India Docks to Cape Town on Whit Monday , 1882 Passenger for Madeira Surname First Name(s) Spouse Children Davis Mr. Thomas - - Passengers who disembarked at Cape Town Surname First Name(s) Spouse ...

  • Jewish Community of Hohenems

    This project aims to bring over to Geni all of the family trees (14,000 profiles) compiled at . Please join the project as a collaborator and help add these trees to Geni. Jewish history in Hohenems began in 1617 with the settlement of the first Jews with the local Earl of the Realm's family and ended in 1942 with the deportation of the last Jews from Hohenems to the Theresienstadt concentrat...

  • Film directors

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify notable film directors. Overview A film director is a person who directs the actors and crew in the making of a film. They control a film's artistic and dramatic aspects, while guiding the technical crew and actors. Responsibilities Film directors are responsible for overseeing creative aspects of a film under the film producer. They ofte...

  • Witches on Screen

    Bewitched Nicole Kidman The Chronicles of Narnia Tilda Swinton Harry Potter Helena Bonham Carter Helen McCrory Maggie Smith Hocus Pocus Bette Midler Sarah Jessica Parker Practical Magic Sandra Bullock Nicole Kidman

  • Governors of Western Australia

    List of Lieut.-Governors of Western Australia Captain Sir James Stirling RN ( wikipedia entry) List of Governors of Western Australia Captain Sir James Stirling RN ( wikipedia entry) John Hutt ( wikipedia entry) Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Andrew Clarke KCH ( wikipedia entry) Lieutenant-Colonel Frederick Irwin ( wikipedia entry)

  • Black History - From Reconstruction to the Present (US)

    THE END OF RECONSTRUCTION (or "The War after the Civil War") AND SEGREGATION BY LAW, a virtual revolution. Before the Civil War ended and immediately after the War, the whites of the Confederate States began a vengeful campaign of murder against the New Afrikans/Blacks. See Reconstruction: The Second Civil War What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share kn...

  • Vaikne kallas 6, Haapsalu, Eesti

    Vanad postkaardid Vaikne kallas - Stille promenade - Vaikne puiestee - Vaikne promenaad Vaikne kallas 6 ja 8 omanikud ja elanikud EHA Vaikne kallas 8 Haapsalu Vaikne Kallas 4 (1927-) Haapsalu Stille Promenade 6 Haapsalu Ulrichi prospekt 10 (1860. a) Kastinina eeslinna ehituskrundile oli 1861.a. ehitatud puust uus elumaja, mida 1860.a. plaanil veel pole. 1859.a. (1856) plaanil ve...

  • Atores e Atrizes Famosos / Brazil: Famous Actors and Actresses

    Dramaturgia é a arte de composição do texto destinado à representação feita por atores. A palavra drama vem do grego e significa ação. Desse modo, o texto dramatúrgico é aquele que é escrito especificamente para representar a ação. O que se dedica a essa tarefa é o dramaturgo. O cerne da aç&...

  • Bekende Rotterdammers - Entertainment

    Bekende Rotterdammers - Entertainment is een onderdeel van het projekt Bekende Rotterdammers Staat iemand er niet bij dan graag toevoegen A Cynthia Abma (1969), Nederlands actrice B Narsingh Balwantsingh (1975), cabaretier, acteur, presentator, columnist en programmamaker van Surinaamse-Hindostaanse origine Michel Banabila (1961), muzikant Galen Behr (1986), trance-dj ...

  • Vallatud Vestid

    Vallatud Vestid on kooslus, mille juhtfiguurideks on Ott Lepland, Tanel Padar ja Jalmar Vabarna. Lisaks kuuluvad koosseisu Danel Pandre, Kaspar Kalluste ja 2013. aasta lõpus liitunud Tarvi Kull. Tanel Padar is Ott Lepland's first cousin four times removed's husband's third great nephew! Jalmar Vabarna is Ott Lepland's first cousin thrice removed's husband's niece's husban...

  • Forgotten Actors

    Een project waar we de beroemde acteurs van weleer een plaats kunnen geven. Om ze te eren voor hetgene ze ons geschonken hebben. Interesse, ontspanning, plezier en soms ook in gedachten de bioscoop verlaten omdat de film je niet los liet. Dan was het verhaal geweldig maar de acteurs (vrouwen en mannen) die je in het verhaal (fictie of werkelijkheid) deden geloven Een stapje uit je eigen wereld ...

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  • Famous Psychologists

    'Science of the Mind' or 'Art of the Soul' - whichever you think defines Psychology best - here is a list of our favourite famous practitioners whose profiles are on Geni: Please add profiles, and contribute to Project text Sigmund Freud Full name: Sigismund Schlomo Freud Born: 6 May 1856 Died: 23 September 1939 (83) Nationality: Austrian Field: Psychoanalysis Jacques Lacan ...

  • Abbreviations & Acronyms for Genealogy - The Accepted

    This will be a listing of the ACCEPTED - genealogical abbreviations and Acronyms - found from various sites - Rootsweb/Ancestry.com, Genealogy.com (which I think is now owned by Ancestry.com) - if you find another list - send me the link and i will check, verify, combine and add any additional items to the list. Also abbreviations used on census records - since they are generally and most gen...

  • Bekende Rotterdammers

    Het bekende Rotterdammers projekt Deze master lijst van Rotterdammers geeft een overzicht van bekende personen die in Rotterdam zijn geboren, wonen of hebben gewoond Natuurlijk zijn er meer bekende Rotterdammers dus toevoegen aan het projekt mag. Alle personen zijn onder verdeeld in verschillende groepen zoals, kunst, schrijvers, politiek, sport en overige in sub projekten om het overzicht ee...

  • Theater in Nederland

    Theater in Nederland ‧ NLD ‧ Het Theater-Instuut Nederland VVTP ‧ Vereniging Vrije Theaterproducenten Theaterprijzen in Nederland & Vlaanderen Louis d'Or voor beste mannelijke hoofdrol 2013 : Jacob DERWIG 2012 : Hein van der HEIJDEN 201. : Kees HULST Theo d'Or voor beste vrouwelijke hoofdrol 2013 : Elsie de BRAUW 2012 : Marlies HEUE...

  • World War II - North African Campaign

    CAMPAIGN OVERVIEW During the Second World War, the North African Campaign took place in North Africa from 10 June 1940 to 13 May 1943. It included campaigns fought in the Libyan and Egyptian deserts (Western Desert Campaign, also known as the Desert War) and in Morocco and Algeria (Operation Torch) and Tunisia (Tunisia Campaign). The campaign was fought between the Allies and Axis powers, m...

  • 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 ...

  • British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's - S.S. Hawarden Castle

    British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's - S.S. Hawarden Castle See Main Project Page - British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's S.S. Hawarden Castle Launched: Thursday, 11/01/1883 Built: 1883 Ship Type: Passenger Cargo Vessel Tonnage: Gross: 4341 Net: 2772 Length: 380.6 feet . Breadth: 48.2 feet . Owner History: Castle Mail Packet Company Status: Sunk - 05/09/1905 ...

  • Komt U ook uit …Dordrecht ?

    —WORK-in-PROGRESS—collegae welkom—jMVu— Komt U ook uit …Dordrecht ? familienaam ~ TOPO-nymes -van- DORDRECHT -van- DORDREGT ... historisch onroerend goed kasteel kerken MOLEN en hun molenaars Polders en hun bemalers/bewoners in/om Dordrecht Klompen-makers Zilver-smeden ═════...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Simlah 1851

    SIMLAH The SIMLAH departed Gravesend on 23rd April, 1851 and arrived at Auckland, via Hobart Town, on 3rd September, 1851, under the command of Captain Charles Robertson. 181 Passengers. Passengers CHAPMAN Mr Edward BLACKETT Mr James Mrs Sarah Mr John Miss Helen TAYLOR Mrs Miss Mr Archibald SPICER Mary Mary Eliz...

  • Jewish Families from Staré Hobzí, Czech Republic (Althart, Moravia)

    I. Böhm Wittwe II. Fuchs Salomon III. Ebstein Pinkas IV. Friedmann Joseph V. Friedmann Bernhard VI. Gutfreund Markus VII Friedmann Johann VIII. Judische Schul (Bethaus) IX: Spitz Jakob X. Weiss Moises XI. Schön Löbel XII. Schönische Erben (im Grundbuch: Kinder nach Mandl Schön) XIII. Singer Michael 69 Branntweinhaus (Löbl und R...

  • Rooms-katholieke religieuzen

    volgt later. Iedereen kan hier profielen toevoegen die 'Non, Overste, Pater, Priester, etc.' zijn geworden binnen de Rooms-katholieke kerk. Wellicht dat later een onderverdeling nuttig is, maar vooralsnog weet ik niet meer dan dat ze 'non' zijn geworden. Hiërarchie volgens wetboek Canoniek Recht 1983 ërarchie_van_de_Rooms-katholieke_Kerk Paus ‧ Paus ‧ Bis...

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  • Slachtoffers Watersnood ‧ 1953 ‧ Sint-IGNATIUS-vloed

    Slachtoffers Watersnood ‧ 1953 ‧ Sint Ignatius-vloed ‧ Het water, door God's wil geschapen heeft velen voor zijn troon geleid Zo werd zijn gave ons een teken Een zij zijn liefde in eeuwigheid ‧ tekst monument Begraafplaats Oude Tonge ‧ ‧ ter informatie vooraf Zie ook: Begraafplaats Watersnood 1953 ‧ Heerendijk ...

  • Castles of Ireland (ROI)

    CASTLES OF IRELAND Irish castle history stretches nearly 1000 years, from the Norman invasions of the 1000s to the early 20th century. Ireland was a country to subdue, and to keep the population in check, castles were built to house the new ruling families and garrison their armies. The later castles were symbols of wealth and political power, architectural homages...

  • Alg. Begraafplaatsen • Nederland

    -2012-VI-29-wk.26-FR-19:56-p.m.+GMT-summer~time-jMU-et-Cetera-meewerkers-welkom-met-documentatie-links-&-discussie-bijdragen-svp-thanks-! Algemene Begraafplaatsen NL ~ Pays-Bas ~ the Netherlands ~ BeNeLux ~ Europe-etc. Provincie Groningen Cities: Groningen-Bedum-etc? Friesland City: Leeuwarden-Dokkum-Stavoren-etc. Drenthe Overijssel Gelderland ...

  • Zoeken in ZEELAND - Nederland

    -2012-05-23-22:52+GMT-summer-time-jMu-meewerken-corrigeren-aanvullen? WELKOM! vindt U leuke, informatieve en betrouwbare internet-sites om documentatie of genealogie-bronnen voor Zeeuwen te vinden, laat het weten, voeg ze toe of geef ze door via een discussie-draad... LUCTOR et EMERGO Sneller zoeken binnen de Nederlandse provincie Zeeland Hier kan men onder gemeente- e/o plaatsnamen in ...

  • Hoveniers in de familie

    Hovenier ~ Tuinbaas ~ Tuinman ~ Tuin-conservator ~ Tuinknecht ~ Gilde van Tuinbazen Stg Particuliere Historische Buitenplaatsen - 1973-2011 [ Vereniging Particuliere Historische Buitenplaatsen sinds Tuinhistorisch Genootschap Cascade Tuinen van vroeger Bronnen: De tuinbaas en zijn buitenplaats Landgoedvrienden.nl Tuinbaas op een buitenplaats Vaak is het beh...

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  • Witchcraft

    Witchcraft (also called witchery or spellcraft) is the use of magical faculties, most commonly for religious, divinatory or medicinal purposes. This may take many forms depending on cultural context. The belief in and the practice of magic has been present since the earliest human cultures and continues to have an important religious and medicinal role in many cultures today. The concept of...

  • Jewish immigrants to the Caribbean

    The history of the Jews in the Caribbean dates, according to some interpretations, back to Christopher Columbus and his first cross-Atlantic voyage on August 3, 1492, when he left Spain and eventually "discovered" the New World. His date of departure was also the day on which the Catholic Monarchs Isabella I of Castile and Ferdinand II of Aragon decreed that the Jews of Spain either had to conv...

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  • 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 .

  • Legendary Heroines

    Makeda, Queen of Sheba , "I am not a woman but a world". Strong , spirited women whose transcedental lives, or whose legendary stories, have elevated mankind with either their mystique, incomparable ethereal beauty, wisdom, wit, virtue, grace, talent, kindness or exceptional courage. Start your "Legendary Heroines*" genealogical journey , Experience past worlds, Stroll through the annals of...

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  • otok Hvar

    Ovaj projekat je dio projekta Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje - Dalmacija / Croatian Genealogy – Dalmatia Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje Hvar is part of Split-Dalmatia County in Dalmatia, Croatia. The island has four municipalities (općina), namely Hvar (city) (pop 4138), Stari Grad (pop 2,817), Jelsa (pop 3,656) and Sućuraj (pop 492). Population figures as of 2001.[2] Hvar (city) is the ...

  • Revolutionary & Heroic Muslim Women Leaders

    Muslim Women Leaders Contrary to popular belief, Muslim women have served as revolutionary and heroic leaders. Yet this image is not what our history records or what our present reflects. For example, the current Prime Ministers of Bangladesh ( Sheikh Hasina Wazed ) and Mali ( Cissé Mariam Kaïdama Sidibé ) are Muslim women. Similarly, the current President of Koso...

  • Barbados: Eminent Planters (1673)

    From: Caribbean. The forebear of the Barbados Walcotts was Eyare Walcott who came to Barbados from London in 1659. These Walcotts became merchants and planters there. Their numbers grew in the following century (as the early marriage records in Barbados would indicate). The family ran a cotton plantation. the Todd estates, at Old Asylum wall. The Walcott name also evolved from the slaves ther...

  • Frères mineurs récollets

    [ébauche en construction] Introduction Les Frères mineurs récollets (ou simplement: les Récollets) étaient les membres de l’Ordo fratrum minorum recollectorum (la) (traduit littéralement: Ordre des frères mineurs recueillis1). Ils appartenaient à la tendance dite « observante » des franciscains, l'ordre religieux i...

  • Polish Jewish Families

    This is an umbrella project for Jewish Family Surname Projects for Jewish Families that lived in Poland or areas historically connected to Poland to include the Russian Pale, Congress Poland, Prussia and Galicia. Note that some of these projects are shells with little or no information or profiles. Baran/Baron Family of Bielsk and Environs Bauman-Tugendhaft-Ausubel and Strum families of...

  • 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...

  • Ploos van Amstel

    Ploos van Amstel family in the Netherlands. They were important in Loosdrecht, Utrecht and Den Bosch. Cornelis Ploos van Amstel (1726 - 1798) Art collector. Painting at Mauritshuis The Hague. Mr Adriaen Ploos van Amstel (Utrecht 1585 - The Hague 1639) was French knight since 1621 and knight in the order of Saint Michael (1629). He was one of the rich people of his time in the Netherlands. ...

  • Malayalam Movie Industry "Mollywood"

    The Malayalam Cinema , is the Indian film industry based in both Trivandrum and Kochi, Kerala, India, dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Malayalam language. Malayalam cinema is known for its realistic portrayal of relevant subjects in films with less commercial elements. Malayalam cinema has pioneered various technical, thematic and production techniques among films in ...

  • Molenaars ‧ NL ‧ Noord-Holland

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

  • Swedish Coffee Corner

    Swedish Coffee Corner -2011-08-29-11:258-jMu- coöperate-collaborate-complete? welcome! addition of accurate and actual information more than welcome! Please join this meeting-point to improve your interests in genealogy. It has been started for people in Sweden looking for European ancestors and other Swedish-speaking-geni-users who can share there information about how to find you...

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  • Hilzenrath Family

    The family Hilzenrath=Abosh belong to the priests tribe named "Cohanim" לפי מילון שמות המשפחה היהודיים מאת היינריך ואו�...

  • Eedverbond der Edelen - samenkomst van 18 juli 1566 te Duffel

    augustus 1566 barstte in Vlaanderen en Brabant de Beeldenstorm los. Daarop werd de hertog VAN ALVA naar de Nederlanden gezonden. Alva's Bloedraad veroordeelde de verbondenen, die aan de bijeenkomst te Duffel hadden deelgenomen ter dood. Sommigen gingen in ballingschap, of doken onder, anderen werden gevat en terechtgesteld. In de beschuldiging ten laste van EGMOND stond dat hij, met ORANJE te D...

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

    Merebank Photo's with thanks to eGGSA People in Camp 920 People who died 471 384 15 years and younger and 87 older than 15 Merebank camp could be described as a test case, an attempt to create a camp which avoided the mistakes of the past. It was established about September 1901, mainly to reduce the numbers in the Transvaal camps and to bring down the terrible mortality w...

  • Anglo Boer War 1899-1902 Cape Rebels captured and executed during the war

    During the Anglo Boer war those people who lived in the Cape Colony were British subjects. There was a great amount of sympathy amongst the Dutch speaking farmers in the Cape with their kinsmen in the two Boer republics who were fighting a war with the British empire. The Dutch-speaking Cape residents often had family ties to the Boers. The Second Anglo-Boer War had no sooner commenced with t...

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  • War of the Austrian Succession (1740-1748)

    en.wikipedia.org - War of the Austrian Succession The War of the Austrian Succession (1740–48) – including King George's War in North America, the War of Jenkins' Ear, and two of the three Silesian wars – involved most of the powers of Europe over the question of Maria Theresa's succession to the realms of the House of Habsburg. The war began under the pretext that Ma...

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  • People executed on order of English monarchs

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify people executed on order of the Kings and Queens of England and Great Britain. Overview Under the law of the United Kingdom, high treason is the crime of disloyalty to the Crown. Offences constituting high treason include plotting the murder of the sovereign; having sexual intercourse with the sovereign's consort, with his eldest unmarried da...

  • Jewish Families of Swarzędz (formerly Schwernsenz)

    Swarzedz is located at 52°25' N 17°05' E 166 mi W of Warszawa. It is a small town about 13 km from Poznan. Jewish settlers were living there for many years. A web site at offers some insight into the present day town. The Jewish population in the 1800's was limited, with many people moving to the larger cities by the early 1900's. Yad Vashem records 154 people who were born in S...

  • Jewish Communities in Germany

    This is an umbrella project for Jewish Communities in Germany. Please list all related projects on this page. The first Jewish population in the region to be later known as Germany came with the Romans to the city now known as Cologne. A "Golden Age" in the first millennium saw the emergence of the Ashkenazi Jews, while the persecution and expulsion that followed the Crusades led to the c...

  • Xhosa Royalty of Southern Africa

    Birth numbering only approximate; confounded by dearth of dates and polygamous practices meaning that numbers of mothers can all birth half-siblings within the same time span; and by the occasional tendency to position the heir - son of the Great Wife - as the first son, when he is often amongst the youngest. Descent line from Tshawe a Tshawe b c1675 b Ngcwangu c Sikhomo ...

  • Metaal-bewerkers in de familie

    goud-smeden------koper-slagers---blik-slagers---lood-gieters---tin-gieters---brons-gieters-------cadmium------kwik-----ijzer----zilver-smeden--zink----Nikkel Metalen --Aluminium --- Chroom --- Goud --- IJzer --- Legeringen== Staal~~Fer de Berlin~~ [+] Aardalkalimetaal (6 C, 7 P) [+] Alkalimetaal (5 C, 7 P) - Mangaan Nyrstar Patina Stanniool Titaan Tumbaga Vanadium mijnbouwbedrijven ...

  • The Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race

    The Boat Race is an annual rowing race between the Oxford University Boat Club and the Cambridge University Boat Club, rowed between competing eights on the River Thames in London, England. It is also known as the University Boat Race and the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race, from 2010–2012 for sponsorship reasons as the Xchanging Boat Race, and from 2013 as the BNY Mellon Boat Race. It us...

  • Australian Portal

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

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  • Bound for South Australia

    Bound for South Australia Portal page for projects related to immigration to South Australia. Here is a video to get you in the mood: Bound For South Australia South Australia was an unusual settlement within the British Empire. Unlike the older colonies on Australia’s eastern seaboard there were to be no convicts, and this commitment to a ‘free’ settlement was fiercely...

  • Eesti prohvetid

    Siiani oleme kuulnud prohvetlusest võõrsil ,kuid meile teada olevate andmete alusel hakkasid prohvetlikud hääled XVI -ndal sajandil kõlama ka Eestis , võimalik et isegi varasemal perioodil omasid nn. metsatargad nägemise võime . Kes on üldse Prohvet? Prohvetite esmaseks ülesandeks on olla jutlustaja, sõltumatult om...

  • Deserter - South Australia

    Deserters that may have changed their names in South Australia This is a project to identify Deserters from the Navy, Merchant Navy and any other situation that would cause an individual to change their name. The Police Gazette has announcements and descriptions of these persons. Participation is desired, please request to join this project, if you can add to it in any way. You can copy ori...

  • American slaves

    The profiles in this project may be incomplete. It's all we know at this time. Naming conventions Also see: Naming Conventions of US Slaves . First name : Ned Middle name : (blank) Last name : (blank) Birth surname : (blank) Display name : Ned, slave of Agnes Witt Also known as : List of other slave owners EX; Ned the slave of John Blue, Ned the slave of Fred Ugly About : An...

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  • New Religious Movement Founders

    New Religious Movements are those traditions, either independent religions or movements within existing religious frameworks, established from roughly 1800 C.E. forward. Some famous examples include the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Jehovah's Witnesses, Christian Science, Pentecostalism, Scientology, Wicca, the Baha'i Faith, Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidism, and Messianic Judaism. ...

  • Team USA Gymnasts

    This project celebrates gymnasts who have competed on the U.S. national team. Both past and present gymnasts, male and female, are covered by the scope of the project. The fields of gymnastics in the United States include artistic, rhythmic, acrobatic, and trampoline and tumbling (T&T). When adding a gymnast to the project, please list them under the proper heading(s) and include their years ...

  • 1916 Easter Rising - Ireland

    1916 Easter Rising The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca ), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection staged in Ireland during Easter Week, 1916. The Rising was mounted by Irish republicans with the aims of ending British rule in Ireland, seceding from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and establishing an independent Irish Republ...

  • Original Proprietors of Haddam, Connecticut

    Please add profiles for the founders of Haddam, Connecticut to this project, and link to the index in bold when done. From A Brief History of Haddam Plantation at Thirty Mile Island In 1660 the Connecticut Colonial Legislature sent Matthew Allyn and Samuel Willys down the Connecticut River from Hartford to purchase land from the Wangunk Indian Tribe at the place the English called 'Land o...

  • United States men's national soccer team members

    The United States men's national soccer team , often referred to as the USMNT , represents the United States in international soccer. It is controlled by the United States Soccer Federation and competes in CONCACAF (the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football). The team is ranked 13th in the world according to both the FIFA World Rankings and the World Footba...

  • Portuguese-Spanish Jewish Journey to Jamaica

    This is sub-project of the Master Project for Jamaica: Jamaica Out Of many, One People"' . In 1700, there were more Jews in Spanish Town than in all of North America, and by 1730, Jews represented 12 percent of the white population of Jamaica. In the 18th century, Ashkenazi Jews began arriving from England and Germany, joining the Sephardi Jews who had begun to arrive a century earlier. I...

  • Early Norman Families: de Tancerville

    The de Tancarville family was a Norman family who held the hereditary title of Chamberlain of Normandy and whose name was derived from the village of Tancarville. The office of Chamberlain was one of the most important offices in the royal or ducal court, being responsible for the financial management of the royal household and related domestic affairs. The family of the Chamberlain, who were...

  • Familienbuch Zellhausen (family book of Zellhausen) 1500 - 1910

    English: Zellhausen In the 7th century, the outlying Zellkirche (“Cell Church”, albeit not in the modern meaning; “cell” here means “outlying monastic community”), which was consecrated to Saint George, is believed to have been an Irish-Scottish-run mission. The fortifications around the church are thought to have been forsaken in the 13th century. ...

  • University of Michigan

    of Michigan=The University of Michigan (UM, U-M, UMich, or U of M), frequently referred to as simply Michigan, is a public research university located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. It is the state's oldest university and has two satellite campuses located in Flint and Dearborn. The university was founded in 1817 in Detroit as the Catholepistemiad, or University of Michigania, about 20 ...

  • 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...

  • Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Please note that this refers to the hall of fame for American football , not association football (soccer) . Pro Football Hall of Fame Web site: Hall of Famers by Year of Enshrinement

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  • Fraternidade Descendência Americana

    Neste projeto procuramos identificar os troncos das famílias americanas, que emigraram para o Brasil após a Guerra Civil Americana, contribuindo enormemente para a fundação da Cidade de Americana em São Paulo. Houve outro foco de imigração para o Estado do Pará, mas não tratamos deste grupo aqui. Em Santa Bárbara d'Oeste ex...

  • College Football Hall of Fame

    College Football Hall of Fame Web site: The National Football Foundation's College Football Hall of Fame represents the highest level of achievement for players and coaches, a shrine for amateur football. Of the nearly 5 million players and coaches who have participated in college football in the last 141 years, just over a thousand have been inducted into the Hall. Gold Medal Award Recip...

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  • American Football Players

    FOUNDERS & CONTRIBUTERS Walter Camp , known as the "Father of American Football" is the person who founded the rules for what we know as American Football. Fielding Yost invented the position of linebacker, co-created the first ever bowl game, the 1902 Rose Bowl, with then legendary UM athletic director Charles Baird, invented the fieldhouse concept that bears his name, and supervised the...

  • "So You're on a Stamp?!"

    Portraits on Stamps~Briefmarken~Postzegels~Timbres-poste EN: People that were/are on stamps for various countries FR: Personnalités figurant sur un timbre-poste, (For French stamps See dedicated Project ). DE: Bekannte Leute auf Briefmarken NL: Profielen met een afbeelding op postzegels in diverse landen Musicians on stamps This subject has fascinated me for years. How do...

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  • Imigrantes portugueses ao Brasil/portugueses imigrantes

    João Lopes da Costa Guimarães, nasceu a 20 de Dezembro de 1824, na freguesia de São Pedro de Azurém, Guimarães, Portugal. faleceu a 11-05-1903, em São Mamede de Cepães Fafe, Portugal.. Filho de António José Lopes, natural de São Romão de Mesão Frio, Guimarães, e de Susana Rosa Maria da Costa, natural de S...

  • 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...

  • Ashkenazi DNA - Founding Mothers

    Ashkenazi DNA - Founding Mothers

  • Columbia University

    Columbia University Columbia University in the City of New York, commonly referred to as Columbia University, is an American private Ivy League research university located in New York City, New York, United States. Columbia is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of New York, the fifth oldest in the United States, and one of the country's nine Colonial Colleges founded bef...

  • Puriņu dzimtaskoks

    Uzvārds Puriņš tiek rakstīts - Purrin, Purring, Purrinsch, Purin, Purriņsch, Purris

  • Anglo Boer War/Boer Oorlog (1899-1902) - Casualties

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Casualties This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) . This is a place where we can add information about both British/Colonial and Boer casualties of the Anglo-Boer War, somewhere to assemble profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about them. According top the Encyclopaedia Britannica near...

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

    Standerton Photo's with thanks to eGGSA People in this camp 1242 People who died in this camp 1068 Few camps can have had as miserable a start as Standerton. The camp was probably begun about December 1900. Before it was handed over to the civilian administration in February 1901, the local district commissioner had put Mr van Musschenbroek in charge but the camp was left ‘(m...

  • Cimze seminary 1839-1890 - teachers and students

    Jānis Cimze founded a seminary - called also as Cimze Seminary or Vidzeme Teachers' Seminary or later Walk's Seminary in 1839 in Wolmar (Livonia (current Valmiera in Latvia)) and in 1849 the seminary moved to Walk (Livonia (joint town of current Valka in Latvia and Valga in Estonia)). Students to that seminary came among the Latvian (3/4) and Estonian (1/4) speaking population throughout...

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