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  • Rannamõisa kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Rannamõisa kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projektiga liituda on võimalik nupu "Tegevused" alt valides "Liit...

  • Shanghai Ghetto הגטו בשנחאי

    The Shanghai ghetto , formally known as the Restricted Sector for Stateless Refugees (無国籍難民限定地区 mukokuseki nanmin gentei chiku?), was an area of approximately one square mile in the Hongkou District of Japanese-occupied Shanghai, to which about 20,000 Jewish refugees were relocated by the Japanese-issued Proclamation Concerning Rest...

  • Rivière-Ouelle, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Rivière-Ouelle sur la carte . Toponymie Toponymy Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1673 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Rivière-Ouelle) County = [laissez vide keep blank ] State/Province = Québec Country = Canada ... 1674 et 1854 : ...

  • Loomis Chaffee School

    Chaffee School=The Loomis Chaffee School (LC or Loomis) is a college preparatory school for boarding and day students grades 9–12, including postgraduates, located in Windsor, Connecticut. Loomis is a member of the Ten Schools Admissions Organization.==Notable Alumni==

  • Varennes, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview ( carte map ) Toponymie Toponymy « Varennes » : nom qui évoque la petite noblesse ancienne qui remonte au XIVe siècle et la localité française de Varennes-sur-Loire, près de Saumur « Vareine » : ancienne forme du nom sous le régime français Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input ...

  • TARSILAH DG. SALEHA BINTI PENGIRAN SHAHBANDAR MUHAMMAD SALLEH

    This is my personal project on finding the true tarsilah of my ancestor known as Dg. Saleha daughter of Pengiran Shahbandar Muhammad Salleh. By: Mohd. Abdullah Abd, Ghani

  • Mathematicians

    Mathematicians are people with an extensive knowledge of mathematics who use this knowledge in their work, typically to solve mathematical problems. Mathematics is concerned with numbers, data, collection, quantity, structure, space, and change. List of notable mathematicians For a complete list, please see: Mathematicians Project Profiles . Rob Lyons Sir Isaac Newton Johann Bernoul...

  • Jewish Families from Bučovice (Butschowitz), South Moravia, Czech Republic

    BUČOVICE (Cz. Bučovice; Ger. Butschowitz), a small town in southern Moravia, Czech Republic, is located at 49°09' N, 17°00' E', 17 miles ESE of Brno (Brünn); it covers about 12 square miles. Population in 2005 was about 6,500,with fewer than 10 Jews. The Jewish community in Bučovice, one of the oldest in Moravia, increased in importance when Jews expe...

  • Unconnected Trees

    The aim of this project is to focus on getting the various trees connected into the big tree. Key Profiles Two separate lists - please add each profile to both - the 1st in alphabetical order by SURNAME, and 2nd in alphabetical order by COUNTRY of BIRTH. (This may be harder to establish and may have to go under more than one country in some cases). Please use the format used below. The nu...

  • Politycy Drugiej Rzeczpospolitej / Politicians of the Second Polish Republic 1918-1939

    Prezydenci II Rzeczpospolitej / Presidents of the Second Polish Republic 1. Gabriel Narutowicz 14 grudnia 1922–16 grudnia 1922 - Maciej Rataj 16 grudnia 1922–20 grudnia 1922 (zastępował Prezydenta RP po opróżnieniu urzędu jako marszałek Sejmu) 2. Stanisław Wojciechowski 20 grudnia 1922–14 maja 1926 - Maciej Ra...

  • Eestlased Lõuna-Ameerikas / Estonians in South America

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda eestlased Lõuna-Ameerika riikides läbi kõikide ajajärkude. Palume siia lisatavate isikute profiilide teabes näha nende isikute seost selle projektiga. Kasulikku teavet: Lõuna-Ameerika manner Lõuna-Ameerika riigid ja sõltlasalad Lõuna-Ameerika alamkategooriad Eestlased Brasiilia p...

  • Heavenly Music

    Inspirational songs and music that is spiritually uplifting and soul stirring. A special attribute that distinguishes the best singers of such divine songs is the innate grace with which the lyrics and music just flows through them. "Music is my soul", Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka List of Beautiful Songs #1 List of Beautiful Songs #2 Ode to Joy, Beethoven - 'Anthem E...

  • Jewish Families from Dolni Kubin, Slovakia

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

  • Igavese rahu nimekiri - peidetud mestimised

    Siin on avaldatud peidetud mestimiste pikemaaegselt passiivse poole andmed. Enne nimekirja paigutamist olen üritanud mestimise kriitilise poolega kontakti saada. Eesmärgiks on talletada peidetud mestimiste kohast infot ja anda passiivsele haldajale võimalus nautida rahus oma töö vilju. Mestimiste peitmise põhjuseks on suletud puude täielik pu...

  • Nõo kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Nõo kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Nõo kalmistu koduleht Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Nil Volentibus Arduum 1669-1681

    Nil Volentibus Arduum (Latijn: niets is moeilijk voor hen die willen) was het motto van een gezelschap van intellectuelen, opgericht in Amsterdam in 1669, naar het voorbeeld van de Académie Française. De leden kwamen wekelijks bijeen om te spreken over thema's als logica, ethiek, toneel en dichtkunst. Het gezelschap speelde tien jaar lang een belangrijke rol in de toneelwereld. ...

  • Internet Luminaries

    This project traces the genealogy of some people who have contributed greatly to the creation of the Internet. A good source for candidates might be the Internet Hall of Fame .

  • New Amsterdam - Baptisms - 1639-1674

    Baptisms in New Amsterdam Dopen in Nieuw Amsterdam . This project aims to identify and document all the baptisms that were formally recorded in New Amsterdam until 1674 (the year in which New Netherland switched from being a Dutch province to an English colony). The ultimate objective is to contribute to a unique, integrated set of all the relationships that constitute the "Dutch" ancestr...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1855

    1855 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1855 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...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1851

    1851 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1851 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...

  • Afghan Cameleers of Australia

    Australia's Muslim Cameleers - Afghan Australian - The Ghans This is a collaborative project, please feel free to expand* From diverse cultures and ethnic groups, the cameleers found a common bond in their ‪Muslim‬ identity. Wherever they settled they built mosques, including the first mosque in Australia. The main town of settlement was Marree South Australia. There is ...

  • Jewish Community of Posen (Poznań)

    Poznań’s Jewish community was one of the earliest to be established on Polish soil; the first reference to Jews living in the town comes from 1379. Tradition dates the town’s synagogue to 1367, and the cemetery 1438. In the second half of the fifteenth century saw the establishment of Poznań’s famed yeshiva, known as Lomde Pozna . Tracing Jewish ancestors fr...

  • Nobres do Brasil Imperial

    A nobreza brasileira compreendia a família imperial brasileira, os detentores dos títulos nobiliárquicos agraciados durante o Império do Brasil (1822-1889), ou de títulos de nobreza agraciados durante o Reino Unido de Portugal, Brasil e Algarves (1815-1822) e que foram confirmados pelo imperador do Brasil após a independência brasileira (1822), b...

  • Order of Canada

    Order of Canada The Order of Canada (French: Ordre du Canada) is a Canadian national order, admission into which is, within the system of orders, decorations, and medals of Canada, the second highest honour for merit. It comes second only to membership in the Order of Merit, which is within the personal gift of Canada's monarch. To coincide with the centennial of Canadian Confederation, t...

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  • Notable People from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    This project has been created to house all of the Notable People in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

  • University of Toronto

    The University of Toronto (U of T) is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It was founded in 1827 by a royal charter as King's College, the first institution of higher learning in Upper Canada. King's College was controlled by the Church of England until 1850, when the institution became secular and assumed its present name. The University of Toronto is a decentralized in...

  • Watergate scandal

    Watergate scandal The Watergate Scandal The Watergate scandal was a political scandal that occurred in the United States in the 1970s as a result of the June 1972 break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C., and the Nixon administration's attempted cover-up of its involvement. The scandal eventually led to the resignatio...

  • Imigrantes ao Brasil (Immigrants to Brazil)

    Inúmeros fluxos de imigração ao Brasil ocorreram desde a chegada dos portugueses em 1500. Muitas árvores genealógicas brasileiras são interrompidas no antepassado imigrante. Este projeto tenta facilitar a identificação deles, de forma a estreitar a possibilidade de contato com as árvores de outros países. Também s&...

  • Scandinavian sagas

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

  • 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...

  • Nelson County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Anglo-Norman families: Earls of Chester

    The Earldom of Chester in England, was an important title and powerful position in medieval Norman England, and the families connected to the Earls were quite influential in the social and political system of the time. According to Wikipedia : Earl of Chester The Earldom of Chester was one of the most powerful earldoms in medieval England. Since 1301 the title has generally been given to ...

  • Indian Massacre of 1622

    [ The Indian Massacre of 1622 took place in the English Colony of Virginia, in what now belongs to the United States, on Friday, 22 March 1622, Captain John Smith, though he had not been in Virginia since 1609 and was not a firsthand eyewitness, related in his History of Virginia that his braves of the Powhatan Confederacy "came unarmed into our houses with deer, turkeys, fish, fruits, and ot...

  • Alma, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Alma sur la carte . Toponymie Toponymy « Saint-Joseph-d'Alma » : Fondé de la scission de Hébertville. Forme utilisée de 1879 à 1953. Une partie devient Alma en 1954. L'autre partie demeure et rejoint Alma en 1976. « Naudville » : Ville voisine de 1943 à 1961. Annexée à Alma en 1962. &...

  • The Commonwealth Of Virginia, USA

    The Commonwealth of Virginia was initially composed of only four shires. Each shire, and later each county was composed of one or more parishes because the Commonwealth was originally officially Anglican and tithes were collected via the central church of the parish. The original shires of the Commonwealth covered vast areas. Indeed, for a brief period of time Governor Spotswood's grant from Ki...

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  • Swire Family Plantation, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana

    This project focuses on the Swire Family plantation, ancestry, and descendants in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, known as Lakeland. Summary Re: Swire in Yorkshire Posted on: 25 Jul 2001, by CatsHalo189 Surnames > Swire I have a lot of info on Swires in Yorkshire. My main ancestor left there and went to the Windward Islands and later to Jamaica. But, I have his family dating back to th...

  • BillionGraves Team Portal

    billiongraves.com/geni Welcome to the BillionGraves Team Portal! This is the home base for Geni users who want to help with the collaborative effort between Geni and BillionGraves to help photograph and transcribe all the world's gravestones in order to preserve them and their information for future generations. Any and all Geni users who wish to participate in any w...

  • The Assyrian Family

    The purpose of this project is to map out the Worldwide Assyrian Family.I don't ask you to do anything for me, but do it for your own family. The more profiles which are created and expanded upon the more information we find in common. Matches in our tree's and connections to lost family members.So no invitations to provide, just join the project and work on your own family tree. Put as much in...

  • Lee County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Sainte-Monique-de-Honfleur, Québec, Canada

    Toponymie Toponymy « Sainte-Monique-de-Honfleur » : Nom complet; Honfleur rappel la ville portuaire de Bretagne en France d'où on départie un grand nombre de immigrants vers la Nouvelle-France. Honfleur et le Havre sont aussi d'où provenait Paul-Augustin Normand , le fils d'une longue lignée d'armateurs renommés, qui a contribué au d&#...

  • Bagotville, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Bagotville ( carte map ) est une ancienne ville du Québec, devenue un secteur de La Baie, arrondissement de la ville de Saguenay. Toponymie Toponymy « Bagotville » : Nommée en l'honneur de Charles Bagot , gouverneur de la Province du Canada de 1842 à 1843 Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standar...

  • Crawford Family Plantations, Georgia

    This project will cover the ancestry and descendants of the Crawford Plantation, white and black. Columbia County was created from Richmond County on December 10th, 1790. Columbia is Georgia’s 12th county and from her original boundaries were formed parts of Warren and McDuffie counties. Main Properties According to local lore, Charles Crawford , a captain in a militia company, cam...

  • Schippers in Noord-Oost Nederland in vorige eeuwen

    In eerste instantie het inventariseren van de eigenaren van binnenvaartschepen, en diegenen met beroep schipper, in vorige eeuwen in de provincies Groningen, Friesland, Drenthe en Overijssel. Overgenomen uit een pagina op de website (genealogische homep∂age van John de Goede SCHIPPERSINDEX VERSIE 25-1-2006 Voor details zie de hoofd-database Hoogeveen/Zuidwolde —A— ...

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  • Jewish Families from Bělice, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Bělice in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Record books [ ] BĚLICE (Bielitz, o. Benešov) 6 O (marriages) 1844 - 1849 7 Z (deaths) 1842 - 1855 8 O (marriages) 1844 - 1849 9 N (births) 1839 - 1864; Z (deaths) 1842 - 1855 10 index N (births), O (marriages), Z 1835 - 1857, 1860 11 index N (bi...

  • Nisko Reservation

    The Nisko Plan, also Lublin Plan or Nisko-Lublin Plan, was developed in September 1939 by the Nazi German Schutzstaffel (SS) as a "territorial solution to the Jewish Question". In contrast to the similar "Madagascar" and other Nazi plans, the Nisko Plan was put into effect between October 1939 and April 1940 by Germans' setting up the Lublin reservation, also Nisko reservation, a concentratio...

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  • Jewish Families of Gaya (Kyjov)

    This project identifies individuals connected to the town of Gaya (Kyjov) in the Hodonín district of Southern Moravia . Individuals who lived in Gaya and its surrounding villages, or who were raised in families with immediate connections to the town, will be tagged here. A list entitled Namen das Familianten appears in the Czech Jewish Registers volume on "Kyjov, #931: N [births] 1818,...

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  • Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Notable British Armed Forces

    Also known as The South African War Image Right - Aldershot – R.A.M.C. Boer War Memorial A Project aiming to include the profiles of the British who fought in Anglo Boer War in South Africa. (1899-1902). Please add Military leaders and notable participants (ranked Lieutenant or Second Lieutenant and above) to the list below. "Foot soldiers" and other servicemen can be added to Anglo ...

  • Karksi-Nuia Rahumäe kalmistu

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

  • Fashion industry people

    Fashion industry people are people who work in the clothing and accessories design industry, including designers, models, fashion photographers and journalists. The fashion industry is a product of the modern age. Prior to the mid-19th century, most clothing was custom made. It was handmade for individuals, either as home production or on order from dressmakers and tailors. By the beginning o...

  • Georgia Revolutionary War Patriots

    This project is for Revolutionary War soldiers and patriots who primarily fought elsewhere and settled in Georgia after the war. Columbia County (Columbia County was created from Richmond County on December 10th, 1790. Columbia is Georgia’s 12th county and from her original boundaries were formed parts of Warren and McDuffie counties.) Captain Thomas [Addison] Cobb (1722-1832), a...

  • Cover of Time magazine

    Time was first published in 1923. As Time became established as one of the United States' leading newsmagazines, an appearance on the cover of Time became an indicator of a person's notability, fame or notoriety. Cover of Time magazine ( Project Photo from Time Magazine cover February 21, 2011 ) Lists of People on the Cover of Time Magazine List of People on the Cover of Time Ma...

  • Websites for Jewish Cemeteries

    Links to Jewish Cemeteries With Info/Pictures of Tombstones: ISRAEL Mount of Olives in Jerusalem (English) UZBEKISTAN "Chagotay" cemetery, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (Russian) "Chagotay" cemetery, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (English) "Textile" cemetery, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (Russian) "Textile" cemetery, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (English)

  • Jewish families from Kouřim (Kaurzim), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kouřim (Kaurzim) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Cemetery: Pictures: [ ]

  • Omgekomen in de Javazee ‧ 1942-1943 ‧ Dutch victims Asea

    Omgekomen in de Javazee ‧ 1942-1943 ‧ Dutch victims Asea 〓 Op verschillende data vonden gevechtshandelingen plaats : 02 jani 1942 - 29 nov 1943 - 13 feb 1942 - Koopvaardij-schepen - 19 feb 1942 - 24 feb 1942 - 27-28 feb 1942: Slag in de JAVA-zee 〓 Schepen : Hr.Ms. KORTENAER - Hr.Ms. JAVA - Hr.Ms. DE RUYTER 〓 ss. SU...

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  • Full-figure or Big Beautiful Women in History

    Overview BBW Celebrities - Place to talk about Celebrity BBW's Plus Size: Some news is so big it needs its own page Big Beautiful Woman [ ) Venus (mythology)] Bathsheba Celebrity BBW: Famous Big Beautiful Women I’m not fat, I’m rubenesque! (Taba, taba, paano ka ginawa?) Dawn French on Big Women Mona Lisa at the Louvre in Paris Modern Times

  • H (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup H or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. Defining Mutations G2706A and T7028C Origin Haplogroup H has an estimated age of about 25,000 to 30,000 years. In his popular book The Seven Daughters of Eve , Bryan Sykes named the originator of this mtDNA haplogroup Helena . It is ...

  • South African mtDNA - Female Progenitors

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

  • Jewish Families of Jihlava (Iglau), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Jihlava (Iglau) in the Czech Republic. Mining town in western Moravia (near the Bohemian border) in today’s Czech Republic. Jews are first mentioned as residing in Jihlava (Ger., Iglau) in 1249. In 1345, Margrave Charles (later Emperor Charles IV) invited Jews to the town, where they enga...

  • Mechelen/Malines (Kazerne Dossin) to Auschwitz

    Mechelen/Malines In the summer of 1942, the Germans made preparations to deport the Jews of Belgium. They converted the Dossin de St. Georges military barracks in the city of Mechelen (Mechelen is the Dutch variant and Malines is the French variant) into a transit camp. Mechelen, a city of 60,000, was considered an ideal location for this purpose. Located halfway between Antwerp and Brussels,...

  • Deutsche Mathematiker \\ German mathematicians

    Deutsche Mathematiker \\ German mathematicians × Deutsche Mathematiker Vereinigung ~ DMV Quelle: Sehe auch: Deutsche Wissenschaftler-projekt ∕ + ∞ Ehren-mitglieder Deutsche Mathematiker Vereinigung 1924 : Felix Christian KLEIN ‧ 1849-1925 ‧ ⌘ 1927 : Alexander Wilhelm von BRILL ‧ 1842-1935 ‧ ⌘ 1942 : David...

  • SALASILAH KELUARGA

    Membina carta salasilah keluarga sebagai rekod dan juga bagi mengenali atau mencari ahli keluarga agar dapat mengeratkan siraturahim.

  • Jewish Community of Deutschkreutz

    BACKGROUND DEUTSCHKREUTZ (also Hung. Keresztur or Nemetkeresztur, Sopronkeresztur; Heb. צלם, צעלם), is a town in Eastern Austria. Deutschkreutz was one of the "Seven Communities" (Sheva Kehillot in the Burgenland region. The Jewish community of Deutschkreutz was known in the Jewish world by the name Zelem (or Tzelem) which was chosen to avoid...

  • Arlington National Cemetery

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

  • Burgemeesters in NOORD-HOLLAND nl.

    NLD: Politiek ‧ Bestuur ‧ Rechtspraak ‧ Burgemeesters in de provincie NOORD-HOLLAND ‧ Voor Nederlandse burgemeesters in andere provincies zoekt u via Burgemeesters IN • Groningen nl. • Friesland • Drenthe • Overijssel • FLEVOLAND nl. • Gelderland • Utrecht • Noord-Holland • Zuid-Holland •...

  • Jewish Families from Usov (Aussee), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Usov (Aussee) in the Czech Republic. USOV (Ger. Maehrisch-Aussee; in Jewish sources אויסא) town in N. Moravia, Czech Republic. The first mention of a Jew in Usov was in 1564, and by 1600 Jews were living in nine houses. The community suffered during the Thirty ...

  • Krekenavos istorija ir jos apylinkių gyventojai

    Krekenava pirmą kartą paminėta 1409 m. Aplink miestelį buvę dvarų, kurie saugojo tautos kultūrą, tradicijas, palaikė amatų vystymąsi. Neatsitiktinai ir pirmos bažnyčios fundatoriai buvo Rodų dvaro savininkai Stanislovas ir Aleksas Vizgirdos. Tą patvirtina ir pakelėje iš Panev&#...

  • Sangaste kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Sangaste kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. Sangaste kalmistu asub kiriku juurest Keeni viiva maantee ä...

  • 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...

  • Pild, Pilt

    Lõuna-Eesti piirkond. 1 liin ja nende järeltulijad.

  • Burgemeesters in DRENTHE nl.

    NLD : Politiek ‧ Bestuur ‧ Rechtspraak ‧ BURGEMEESTERS in Drenthe ‧ 1851-heden ‧ g 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. • Ge...

  • British and Irish Business People

    British and Irish Business People The object of this project is to provide an index of British and Irish Business people (including those that are British and Irish born ), sorted into fields of business, providing links to their profiles where they have trees added to GENi. In time categories where there are large numbers will be listed in sub-projects. Keywords Businesspeople (also ...

  • Italians in Colorado

    This project will gather information about people who were born in Italy and who died in Colorado. Featured Profiles Alfonso de Borbón y Dampierre 1936–1989 Died in a Skiing Accident at Beaver Creek Resort Domenica Dalla 1870–1918 Silverton Victim of the Flu Pandemic Carmine Fiorella 1882–1917 Kicked in the Head by a Horse in Leadville Pasquale Garramone ...

  • New Age writers

    The New Age movement is a Western spiritual movement that developed in the second half of the 20th century. Its central precepts have been described as "drawing on both Eastern and Western spiritual and metaphysical traditions and infusing them with influences from self-help and motivational psychology, holistic health, parapsychology, consciousness research and quantum physics." The term New A...

  • Edsleskog birth info missing

    Project description Assign profiles to this project if the birthplace hasn't been specified to a certain cottage or village in the parish of Edsleskog. Note that quite often birth dates are wrong when not taken directly from the birth records book. Profiles placed here should be examined further for birthplace and birthdate data in church records. Edsleskog birth records begins in 1786, how...

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

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

  • Jewish families from Kamenice nad Lipou (Kamenitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kamenice nad Lipou (Kamenitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Arkansas Black Hall of Fame

    This project is about the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame. Arkansas Black Hall of Fame Foundation (ABHOF Foundation) seeks to provide financial assistance to improve education, youth development, health/wellness in black and other under-served populations in Arkansas. As a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization, the foundation provides grants to other charitable endeavors in the Black community whose pr...

  • Amroth Castle: Historical Building of Pembrokeshire, Wales

    Amroth Castle: Historical Building of Pembrokeshire, Wales Type of Building: House (Domestic) Condition: Ruins of 12th C Castle and 18th C castle is castellated, cement rendered with battlements, bow windows and bays. Built to an L shaped plan, the main west front is of three storeys with a full-height porch projecting in the centre with a crenellated parapet and Tudor...

  • The Hollywood Walk of Fame

    The entertainment industry has provided the world with film, television and music for decades. In 1958, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce began honoring those individuals who have made significant contribution to the media with stars on Hollywood Blvd. at Highland Avenue. Since then, over two thousand stars have been placed on the Walk of Fame recognizing individuals, both living and deceased, ...

  • Eesti Vabadusristi kavalerid

    Vabadusrist (algne ametlik nimetus Vabaduse Rist; lühend VR) on Eesti Vabariigi autasu, mis asutati Ajutise Valitsuse otsusega Eesti Vabariigi väljakuulutamise aastapäeval 24. veebruaril 1919 iseseisvuse ja vabaduse võitluse teenuste autasuks. Vabadusristil on kolm liiki: sõjateenete eest (I liik) isikliku vapruse eest (II liik) tsiviilteenete eest (III liik)....

  • Cannes Film Festival

    Festival de Cannes . Ce projet met en honneur tous les films gagnants de la Palme d'or du Festival de Cannes , ainsi que leurs réalisateurs et les présidents du jury, depuis la création du Festival en 1946. This project honors the movies that won the Golden Palm of the Cannes Film Festival , including their directors and the presidents of the jury, since the Festiva...

  • Robbers, Rustlers and Rogues

    Bring over your ancestors who may not have always been on the right side of "the law ..." Some definitions Rogue a dishonest or unprincipled man: "you are a rogue and an embezzler!" a person whose behavior one disapproves of but who is nonetheless likable or attractive (often used as a playful term of reproof): "Cenzo, you old rogue!" Rustler n. One who works or acts with ener...

  • International German Portal

    in progress, but not closed yet or ever... and bring your friendly -not-german speaking, but with origines in germany-europe with you. any invitation if serious is to be honoured here, so don't stay alone! QUELLEN - not sorted yet, but it's a start ! ... FamilySeach'i German sources German archives

  • Connecting to the Big Tree

    Connecting to the Big Tree Last updated 20 February 2015" The goal of Geni is to create a single, accurate family tree that connects all members, with no duplicates. However, there are Geni users who are not aware that they are part of the Big tree - or not part of the Big Tree. Nor do they know " how to " connect to the "Big Tree.". Geni.com calls it the World Family Tree; see this page ...

  • Coopers

    Cooper - n. - a person whose work is making or repairing barrels and casks (Webster's New World Dictionary) From Barrel Making : We often think in terms of wine or whiskey when we think of the things likely to be contained in a barrel. But, all sorts of foods were stored in barrels. Sauerkraut was fermented and stored in them. Fish, meats and some vegetables were dried and salted then store...

  • Colonial American Ministers

    This project commemorates colonial clergy for their roles as founders and leaders of the first American communities. The first clergy in America led bands of followers across the Atlantic and acted as leaders in every area of life — as educators, judges and heads of government — during America’s formative years. Bring your "Reverend" ancestors on over! To be eligible, par...

  • Purdue University

    University=Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana, is the flagship university of the six-campus Purdue University system. Purdue was founded on May 6, 1869, as a land-grant university when the Indiana General Assembly, taking advantage of the Morrill Act, accepted a donation of land and money from Lafayette businessman John Purdue to establish a college of science, technology, an...

  • Glympton Park, Oxfordshire, England

    Glympton Park, Oxfordshire, England= Glympton Park is a former deer park at Glympton, 3.5 miles (5.6 km) north of Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. It includes Glympton House (an 18th-century country house) and has a 2,000 acres (810 ha) estate including the village of Glympton, its Norman parish church of St. Mary, 21 stone cottages and 167 acres (68 ha) of parkland.===History===Glympton House ...

  • Ginge Manor, Berkshire (Now Oxfordshire), England

    Ginge Manor, Oxfordshire, England= Ginge Manor"' or Ginge Manor House is a manor house at West Ginge in the civil parish of West Hendred in the English county of Oxfordshire (formerly Berkshire), 3.9 miles (6.3 km) by road to the southeast of Wantage. It became a Grade II listed building on 25 October 1951. It is the family seat of the Viscount Astor and is currently occupied by William Astor, ...

  • Historic Buildings of Pembrokeshire, Wales

    Historic Buildings of Pembrokeshire, Wales See Historic Buildings of Britain and Ireland - Main Page Image right - Pembroke Castle This project needs developing - if you wish to work on it please contact Anne-Marie, June or Terry who would be delighted! The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in the county of Pembrokeshire, with links to sub-p...

  • War of Jenkins' Ear

    War of Jenkins' Ear was a conflict between Great Britain and Spain that lasted from 1739 to 1748, with major operations largely ended by 1742. Its unusual name, coined by Thomas Carlyle in 1858, relates to Robert Jenkins, captain of a British merchant ship, who exhibited his severed ear in Parliament following the boarding of his vessel by Spanish coast guards in 1731. This affair and a number ...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Defence (Defiance), 1635

    Come bring your ancestors on over to this project. The Ship Defence of London, 1635 Edward Bostock, Master. She sailed from London about the last of July (1635) and arrived at Boston October 8, 1635, with about one hundred passengers. Passengers: Dorothy Adams, aged 24 Martha Banes, aged 20 Mary Bentley, aged 20 Thomas Boylston, aged 20 John Burtes, aged 29 Edward Colbor...

  • King Philip's War

    For background see the Wikipedia article on King Philip's War , as well as the Pokanoket Tribe's article . All told, 800 out of 52,000 English colonists (1.5%) were killed in this war with the Native Americans. 3,000 out of 20,000 Native Americans (15%) were killed. In June 1675, the war, named for the Wampanoag leader Metacomet (or King Philip), broke out in the town of Swansea in Plymouth...

  • The Barbary Coast Wars

    This project will focus on two wars the young United States fought off the coast of North Africa. Though little known, these wars cemented the country's position in the world as a naval power. What? You've never heard of the Barbary Coast Wars? Are you familiar with the US Marine Corp Hymn? "From the halls of Montezuma to the shores of Tripoli. . ." Tripoli was a major port in North Africa. ...

  • Battle of Pea Ridge, AK March 6-8, 1862 US Civil War

    Battle of Pea Ridge, AK Editors of American Heritage Magazine. A Guide to America's Greatest Historic Places, c. 1985, pp.9-10. Pea Ridge, just south of the Missouri border, was the site of the Federal victory that secured Missouri for the Union and influenced the course of the Civil War throughout the Mississippi Valley. This park [Pea Ridge National Military Park, 11 miles northeast of Ro...

  • Ferry Keepers

    The profession of the ferryman is embodied in Greek mythology in Charon, the boatman who transported souls across the River Styx to the Underworld. Speculation that a pair of oxen propelled a ship having a water wheel can be found in 4th century Roman literature “Anonymus De Rebus Bellicis”. Though impractical, there is no reason why it could not work and such a ferry, modified ...

  • Lighthouse Keepers

    A lighthouse keeper is the person responsible for tending and caring for a lighthouse, particularly the light and lens in the days when oil lamps and clockwork mechanisms were used. Keepers were needed to trim the wicks, replenish fuel, wind clockworks and perform maintenance tasks such as cleaning lenses and windows. Electrification and other automated improvements such as remote monitoring an...

  • Redheads

    "Once in his life, every man is entitled to fall madly in love with a gorgeous redhead." ~Lucille Ball Red Heads through History Several accounts by Greek writers mention redheaded people. A fragment by the Greek poet Xenophanes describes the Thracians as blue-eyed and red haired. The Greek historian Herodotus described the "Budini" (probably Udmurts and Permyak lo...

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