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  • Nazi Euthanasia Victims -- Aktion T4

    Action T4 (German: Aktion T4) was the name used after World War II for Nazi Germany's "Euthanasia programme" during which physicians killed thousands of people who were "judged incurably sick, by critical medical examination". The programme officially ran from September 1939 until August 1941, but it continued unofficially until the end of the Nazi regime in 1945. The name T4 was an abbreviat...

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  • Jewish Families from Holešov (Holleschau), Moravia, Czech Republic

    HOLESOV (Czech Holešov; Ger. Holleschau), town in Moravia, Czech Republic. A Jew was mentioned in the town in 1391. A community was founded in the first half of the 16th century; its only relic is the breastplate of a Torah scroll of 1549, as the synagogue and all archives were destroyed in a fire. The synagogue was rebuilt in 1560. There were 50 Jewish houses in Holesov in 1629, and the...

  • Pioneers of Canada

    Pioneers of Canada =This project will act as an umbrella project for all province's pioneers.==The Settlement of Canada:== ===An Overview=== By Ève Préfontaine North America was inhabited when Europeans first officially arrived in the 16th century. About 300,000 Aboriginal peoples were living in different areas of this vast territory at that time.===The first inhabitants===Aborigi...

  • Ontario, Canada

    This project is for people associated with the province of Ontario, Canada . If you have a brickwall in your research on a profile that is associated with Ontario , please start a discussion on it. Sources available for researching Ontario people: The following sources are not intended to be an all-inclusive list, but a starting point for research. Civil Registration of births, marriage...

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  • Eestlased Austraalias / Estonians in Australia

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

  • Portal español

    (Este portal es un proyecto hermano del Spanish International Portal , el portal para los usuarios internacionales) Bienvenidos al portal español de Geni. Este proyecto está para todos los que están interesados ​​en la genealogía española y todo lo relacionado con nuestra lengua. Desde aquí puedes acceder fácilmente a diferentes p...

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  • 30th Virginia Infantry - Company G (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Company G===Chilesburg Light Infantry - Caroline==The purpose of this project is to document all the profiles of the men who served in this unit. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Jewish Families of Malta

    The beginning of Jewish Malta The history of the small Jewish Community of Malta goes back to the arrival of the Semitic Phoenician settlers almost three thousand five hundred years ago. It is believed that they were accompanied by Israelite mariners from the seafaring tribes of Zevulon and Asher. The discovery of carved menorahs and Hellenistic inscriptions in a number of Jewish catacombs ne...

  • Avondale

    Avondale House, the birthplace and home of Charles Stewart Parnell (1846-1891) one of the greatest political leaders of Irish history. Set in a magnificent forest park of over 500 acres with tree trails and walks ranging in duration from one to five hours. This beautiful Georgian House designed by James Wyatt and built in 1777 contains fine plasterwork and many original pieces of furniture. ...

  • Gurs Internment Camp

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

  • 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...

  • Dolina

    Miejsce wymiany doświadczeń i informacji o Dolinie i okolicach (parafii)

  • Jewish Families of Strážnice (Strassnitz), Moravia

    This project identifies individuals connected to the town of Strassnitz (Strážnice) in Moravia. We will tag individuals who lived in Strassnitz, or were raised in families with immediate connection to the town. Although the Jewish population began to dwindle in the early 20th century, the web of connections was often maintained by its diaspora. Strážnice [Cz], St...

  • Legal Cases that Changed America

    In the United States courts play an important role in defining and interpreting statutes. Following English custom, lower courts are bound to follow the precedents of higher courts, and higher courts are (theoretically) bound to follow their own precedents. Some of the most important turning points in American history and culture have come out of court decisions. This is particularly true in ...

  • THE "RASHI" LEGACY (Kalonymos, Treves, Luria and Spira Families)

    The goal of this project is to protect the genealogical integrity of these seminal families leading to the origins and descent from Rashi . Origins of the Luria Family pdf , Dr. Neil Rosenstein Luria / Treves Connection pdf , Dr. Neil Rosenstein The Spira (Shapira) Family Tree , Rohel Website Families with Rashi/Davidic Lineage Davidic Dynasty FTDNA Testing

  • Jewish Families from Michalovce, Slovakia

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

  • Famous architects

    Objective This project will lead you to the profiles about the world's greatest architects. List of Architects Wikipedia Architectural style Ancient World Imhotep (2650 BCE - 2600 BCE ) Considered to be the first architect, and engineer, and physician in early history. Old Masters Filippo Brunelleschi Michelangelo Giovanni Pisano Art Nouveau (Jugendstil) Vict...

  • the KELLOGG Foundations

    the KELLOGG foundations the W.K. KELLOGG Foundation - since 1930 history Will Keith' foundation 1930 : ... founds ... mission the J.C. KELLOGG Foundation - since 1954 history James C.' foundation 1954 : mr. & mrs. James C. Kellogg, III - - founded a private charitable foundation originally organized to provide assistance to families and children w...

  • Supplement to Genealogical Record of Reverend Hans Herr by Theodore Herr

    PURPOSE OF PROJECT The Herr family listed in the Genealogical Record of Reverend Hans Herr and His Direct Lineal Descendants by Theodore W Herr is in the process of being identified with a placard in the profile. On the bottom of the placard is the descendant number assigned by Theodore Herr. The placards were developed by a Geni genealogist that prefers anonymity. Many of the profiles are th...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1849

    1849 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1849 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...

  • Dutch Painters 1500-1700

    Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders ‧ 1500-1700 schilder ‧ painter ‧ mahler ‧ Welkom zijn profiel-links en ⓘnternet-verwijzingen. Die laatste zijn tijdelijk en horen straks thuis in de beschrijving van het betreffende profiel. Hier volstaat dan naam met geni-url-verwijzing en levensdata ‧ x ‧ collectie ‧ museum ‧ verzameling ...

  • Jewish Families from Lipník nad Bečvou (Leipnik), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Lipník nad Bečvou (Leipnik) in the Czech Republic. LIPNIK NAD BECVOU (Czech. Lipník nad Bečvou; Ger. Leipnik), town in N.E. Moravia, Czech Republic. A synagogue is first mentioned there in 1540, though a Jewish settlement existed at least a century before. Most of Lip...

  • Westminster Abbey Interments and Memorials

    Scope of project This project identifies people interred in Westminster Abbey, as well as individuals memorialized there. References Wikipedia contributors. " Burials and memorials in Westminster Abbey ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Famous People & The Abbey ", Westminster Abbey The Church Monuments Society

  • Pintores Latinoamericanos

    Proyecto para encontrar la genealogia de los Artistas pintores Latinoamericanos de todas las epocas. Obra en el cuadro: Roberto Matta Echaurren Sobre el mundo : El mundo no es algo rígido y estático,está en constante movimiento donde fluye energía y está en constante cambio ARGENTINA Alberto A Güiraldes Madero (1897-1961) Alfredo Gonzá...

  • Pahila küla Saaremaal

    Suur- ja Väike-Pahila ajaloolised allikad ja ajalugu.

  • Blacks in World War II

    This project is about Blacks that lived during and participated in World War II. The struggles and hardships that they had to enduring during the war--fighting for their own freedom against racism and discrimination on the homefront and on the battlefield. Project Photo ' Real African American History - World War II (1939 - 1945) A Short Timeline 1939-45 - "The treatme...

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  • yDNA Thomas Torsteinsen

    Denne linjen er DNA-testet med tanke på opphav. Er du også etterkommer av MThomas Torsteinsen? Ta gjerne kontakt med meg her på geni.com - så deler jeg informasjon om haplogruppen og treffene!mvh Randi Hagen

  • mtDNA Marit Olsdatter Staknes

    Denne greinen er DNA-testet i forhold til opphav. Er du også etterkommer av Marit Olsdatter Staknes? Ta gjerne kontakt med meg her på geni.com - så deler jeg informasjon om haplogruppen og treffene!mvh Randi Hagen

  • MAHARAL of Prague [Loew] Dynasties

    Yehudah Loew of Prague, also known as the Maharal , was one of the outstanding Jewish minds of the sixteenth century. He was held in great esteem by his contemporaries and has had a profound impact on all streams of Judaism. Ironically, he is credited with the creation of a golem, a human figure created from clay and brought to life by use of the Ineffable Name of God, an action he would have o...

  • Blacks in the American Revolution

    Crispus Attucks was a black man in the American Revolutionary War, was the first person shot to death by British redcoats during the Boston Massacre, in Boston, Massachusetts, March 5, 1770. He has been named as the first martyr of the American Revolutionary War. Little is known for certain about Crispus Attucks beyond that he, along with Samuel Gray and James Caldwell, died "on the spot" dur...

  • Katyń 1940

    KATYN Wersja 'robocza' projektu. Pomordowani w Katyniu i okolicach na wiosnę 1940r. Please add profiles of Polish officers who were murdered in Katyn area (including i.e. Kharkiv, Mednoye, Ostashkiv) in the spring of 1940. The Katyn massacre, also known as the Katyn Forest massacre, was a mass execution of Polish nationals carried out by the People's Commissariat for Internal Affai...

  • Shealtiel Family World Association - Family Tree Collaboration Project

    Welcome! Welcome to all Shealtiel, שאלטיאל, Σαλτιέλ, Сальтьель, Saltiel and Sealtiël cousins, whichever of the dozens of different ways that your branch has spelled its name! Welcome also to members of the familes descended fro...

  • 5th New York Artillery (USA), US Civil War

    5th New York Artillery HeavyOnline Books:5th New York Artillery Heavy Soldier Roster - Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York For the Year 1893, Volume 10 View the Entire BookRegimental HistoryFifth New York Artillery (Heavy). — Cols., Samuel Graham, Edward Murray; Lieut.-Cols., Edward Murray, Henry B. McIlvaine; Majs., Henry B. McIlvaine, Eugene McGrath, Frederic...

  • 5th New Hampshire Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    5th New Hampshire Volunteer InfantryMustered October 26, 1861 In ConcordMustered Out June 28, 18653 Year CommissionLINKSTotal Men: 2,562 Casualties (Killed or Mortal Wound): 282 Casualties (Wounded): 769 Deaths: 176 Organization:Organized at Concord, N. H., and mustered in October 22, 1861. Left State for Washington, D.C., October 29, 1861. Attached to Howard's Brigade, Sumner's Division, Army ...

  • A origem nobre dos Botelho

    Casa do Conde do Rego Botelho Chamava-se António Maria Holtreman do Rego Botelho de Faria (1854-1929) e era nascido no Sobral de Monte Agraço, porém filho do morgado terceirense João Manuel do Rego Botelho de Faria, com vínculos nas ilhas de S. Miguel e Terceira. A origem do sobrenome Holtreman é francês, essa família foi para Portugal...

  • Early Families of Salem, Massachuetts

    Salem, located at the mouth of the Naumkeag river at the site of an ancient Native American village and trading center, was first settled by Europeans in 1626, when a company of fishermen from Cape Ann led by Roger Conant arrived. Conant's leadership had provided the stability to survive the first two years, but he was immediately replaced by John Endecott , one of the new arrivals, by order of...

  • The Battle of Island Number 10 February 28 - April 8, 1862, US Civil War

    The Battle of Island #10 was also known as the Siege of Island #10 as well as the Battle of New Madrid, MO . The island itself is in Tennessee, lying in the Mississippi River near the Tennessee/Kentucky border. The Fight Date: February 28 – April 8, 1862 Location: Mississippi River, at Kentucky-Tennessee border; near New Madrid, Missouri Result: Union victory United States Un...

  • The Battle of Wilson's Creek, MO August 10, 1861 US Civil War

    The Battle of Wilson's Creek was the first major battle of the war west of the Mississippi, and is sometimes called the "Bull Run of the West". The first Union casualty of a General happened during the short but intense fighting, when Brigadier General Nathaniel Lyon was shot through the heart on Bloody Hill. — - - - - - - — The Battle of Wilson's Creek August 10, 1861...

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  • Jews of Belarus

    This is an umbrella project for all of the projects related to the Jews of Belarus. Jewish Communities of the Borisov District Belarusian Jews Shoah in Belarus Beshenkovichi, Vitebsk Oblast, Belarus Hurowitz-from-Belarus-Project Shifrin-Family-Circle Meisels-Family

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  • Torah Luminaries / Roshei Yeshivot

    Roshei Yeshivot / Torah Luminaries Great intellects, profound thinkers, and master teachers who examplify the grandeur of the Torah in our century. Their very names inspire awe: Rosh yeshiva ראש ישיבה‎; is the title given to the dean of a Talmudical academy (yeshiva). The rosh yeshiva is required to have a vast and penetrati...

  • Howdens in the Peterborough, Ontario area in the 19th century

    A project to try and disentangle the many Howden families in Durham Co., Victoria, Co., and Peterborough Co. in the 19th century.

  • Jewish Families of Warsaw

    Warsaw was built on the banks of the Vistula River. The city has been capital of various reorganizations of Poland's territory since the 16th century, when Zygmunt III, commemorated in the famous Zymunt Column, moved the capital of Poland from Krakow. The history of Warsaw spans over 1400 years. In that time, the city evolved from a cluster of villages to the capital of a major European power...

  • Kent - Genealogical Resources

    Kent Genealogical Resources The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Kent, both geographical/physical and online. Image Right - The Sessions House or County Hall, Maidstone Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. Genuki Kent Page Cyndi's List The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex Kent Gen ...

  • Waller Family Project

    This project attempts to 'clean up' the Waller family back to 1000 CE and forward through to, I hope, a connection to the Wallers who intermarried with my husband's family, the Veazeys. I also hope to discover if Waller County, TX is named for this family. Anyone who wishes to join is more than welcome. Please remember that documentation and sources are key to a good project. The more sources t...

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  • pilte tundmatuid inimest

    Möte on et tuvastada isikud kes on piltide peal. Palun kirjutage nii palju infot mis on kättesaadav.

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Mary Anne of Yarmouth, 1637

    "When in the reigne of Charles I an endevour was made to supresse the Puritans, a ship call'd the Mary Anne was fitted out at Yarmouth, by a merchand named Payne, for the conveyance of the persecuted to New England..." -- Perlustrations in Yarmouth, England Vol. III The Mary Anne of Yarmouth had William Goose as its master. The Mary Anne sailed from Ipswich, England in May and arrived at ...

  • Brahmin Tree

    The project is to draw our BRAHMIN family tree. Some work in this regard is done based on active collaboration of many collaborators, data available on GENI where found necessary to complete/extend the tree further as well as the tree matches suggested by Geni. This tree has now over 68,000 profiles connected. There are over 100 collaborators in this project. I request you to please collaborate...

  • Pioneers of Old Hopewell, New Jersey

    Please add your pioneer and notable ancestors of Hopewell to this project. Collaborators, feel free to update the page, add resources, documents, images ... origins Hopewell’s first inhabitants were Lenapes, an Algonquin tribe who welcomed Europeans because they needed protection from other Indians. Their Hopewell villages were Wissamonson [Woodbridge] and...

  • The Bukharian Extended Family

    I am starting this project for several reasons; I have noticed trees that should be connected but are not. To allow collaborators to make connections otherwise not possible. To reach further back into history and prove that all Bukharians are all somehow related. As we identify users with whom we can connect and grow the Bukharian tree, we will invite them to collaborate. Welcome ...

  • 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...

  • Salem Witch Trials (1692)

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

  • The Years of the American Revolutionary War

    This project is a holding place for the projects created for the various years of the American Revolutionary War.

  • 1850s-1880s The English in Imperial St. Petersburg

    Source: Turtle Bunbury's FAMILY HISTORY The Whishaws: From Rudheath to Russia.  J. Whishaw 1992, p. 171:  "Despite the animosity between England and Russia in the Crimea, the Emperor [Czar] Nicholas took the English in St. Petersburg under his protection and indeed he frequently walked the quays of St. Petersburg........... England had effectively monopolized trade with Russia f...

  • 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...

  • Berkshire - Genealogical Resources

    Berkshire Genealogical Resources Image Right - Berkshire Record Office - Reading The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Berkshire, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Berkshire Cyndi's List - Berkshire Berkshire, Genealogy Resources Reso...

  • Cambridgeshire - Genealogical Resources

    Cambridgeshire Genealogical Resources Image Right - Cambridge University Library The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Cambridgeshire, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Cambridgeshire Cyndi's List - Cambridgeshire Cambridgeshire Genealo...

  • Derbyshire - Genealogical Resources

    Derbyshire Genealogical Resources Image Right - Derbyshire Record Office Computer Room The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Derbyshire, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Derbyshire Cyndi's List - Derbyshire Resource Centres - Repositor...

  • Devon - Genealogical Resources

    Devon Genealogical Resources Image Right - Devon Record Office The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Devon, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Devon Cyndi's List - Devon Resource Centres - Repositories GenealogyLinks.net - Devon De...

  • Dorset - Genealogical Resources

    Dorset Genealogical Resources Image Right - Dorset History Centre, Dorchester The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Dorset, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Dorset Cyndi's List - Dorset Resource Centres - Repositories - Dorset Do...

  • Essex - Genealogical Resources

    Essex Genealogical Resources Image Right - Essex Record Office, Chelmsford The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Essex, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Essex Cyndi's List - Essex Resource Centres - Repositories Essex Genealogy Links...

  • Gloucestershire - Genealogical Resources

    Gloucestershire Genealogical Resources Image Right - Gloucestershire County Record Office and family history centre housed in a former school off Alvin Street. The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Gloucestershire, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. ...

  • Hampshire - Genealogical Resources

    Hampshire - Genealogical Resources Image Right - Hampshire Record Office, Hampshire Street, Winchester The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Hampshire, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Hampshire Cyndi's List - Hampshire Resource Centre...

  • Herefordshire - Genealogical Resources

    Herefordshire Genealogical Resources Image Right - Herefordshire Archive and Record centre - new building The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Herefordshire, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Herefordshire Cyndi's List - Herefordshire ...

  • Hanged in Colonial America

    If you know of a profile representing someone hanged in Colonial America, please add to this project. Additional resource links welcome for the "overview." from Wikipedia John Billington is thought to be one of the first men to be hanged in New England. Billington was convicted of murder in September of 1630 after he shot and killed John Newcomen.[6] During the Salem witch trials, mos...

  • Descendants of Founders of New Jersey

    From The Descendants of Founders of New Jersey : A list of qualifying ancestors is below. The list is not exhaustive, and membership is not limited to descent from one of the names listed. Instead, the names are presented as a starting off point for potential members who may already be able to document descent from one or more of the individuals previously certified as Founders. F...

  • Heroes of the Holocaust - The Courageous Fighters against Hitler's Nazi Regime

    We would like to honor the extraordinary heroes, National leaders , Generals , Scientists , Partisans , Diplomats , Civil Servants and the countless supremely brave Resistors -- all the individuals who helped eradicate the darkest period in history. The eleven million victims of the Nazi regime included intelligentsia, artists, homosexuals, religious groups including six million Jews, the men...

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  • Retired Soldiers who settled at the Cape 1818 - 1826

    Retired Soldiers who settled at the Cape 1818 - 1826 The following is a list of men whose names are listed in WO 23/147 at The National Archives, Kew. These were men who retired to pension (as opposed to dead or dishonourably discharged), who chose to stay at the Cape, from 1818 to 1826. Transcribed by Charles Fison and available in table form on t he eGGSA webpages . Note from Charles Fiso...

  • Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg

    Sachsenhausen or Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg was a Nazi concentration camp in Oranienburg, Germany, used primarily for political prisoners from 1936 to the end of the Third Reich in May, 1945. After World War II, when Oranienburg was in the Soviet Occupation Zone, the structure was used as an NKVD special camp until 1950 (See NKVD special camp Nr. 7). The remaining buildings and grounds are now...

  • American Revolution: New York and New Jersey campaign (July 1776 - March 1777)

    American Revolution: New York and New Jersey campaign (July 1776 - March 1777) Result: New York: British gain control of New York City, British victory New Jersey: Americans lose and then regain control of New Jersey, American victory The New York and New Jersey campaign was a series of battles for control of New York City and the state of New Jersey in the American Revolutionary Wa...

  • British and Irish Genealogical Reference Centre

    British and Irish Genealogical Reference Centre If you have any contributions or suggestions etc. to make please join the project and add the information, looking carefully at the structure of the project and adding the information in the most relevant position, using the formatting that is in place. Alternatively message me or start a discussion linked to this project with your ideas. The ...

  • Herefordshire - Family Heads

    People Connected to Herefordshire See also Herefordshire - Monumental Inscriptions ans Graveyards Information regarding processed cemeteries Herefordshire Main Page Herefordshire Genealogical Resources People connected to Herefordshire can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Herefordshire which cover...

  • Kent - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Kent Image right - Gravesend Cemetery The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any available monumental inscriptions or pages where ima...

  • Hampshire - Family Heads

    People Connected to Hampshire Hampshire - Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards Information regarding processed cemeteries Hampshire Genealogical Resources People connected to Hampshire can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Hampshire which covers the History of Hampshire and historical/political peopl...

  • Gloucestershire - Family Heads

    People Connected to Gloucestershire Gloucestershire - Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards Information regarding processed cemeteries Gloucestershire Genealogical Resources People connected to Gloucestershire can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Gloucestershire which covers the History of Gloucester...

  • Essex - Family Heads

    People Connected to Essex People connected to Essex can be placed in the following groups. See also Essex Main Page Essex - Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards Information regarding processed Cemeteries Essex Genealogical Resources Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Essex which covers the History of Essex and historical/political ...

  • Commander-in-Chief Guards

    General George Washington created an elite unit of the Continental Army in March, 1776. Known as the Commander-in-Chief Guards, or C-in-C Guards for short, these men were selected to be the general's personal guard, to protect himself, baggage, and records of the war. General Washington requested drilled men, selected for their sobriety, honesty, and good behavior. They were five feet eight i...

  • Os Barões do Charque

    O começo da história No século 18, enquanto ocorria o ciclo econômico da mineração no Brasil envolvendo os estados de Minas Gerais, Goiás e Mato Grosso, havia uma crescente valorização do rebanho de gado existente no Rio Grande do Sul, introduzido pelos jesuítas no século 17. Os bois serviam para a alimenta...

  • Jamestown, Virginia 1607-1699

    Jamestown was the first permanent English settlement in what is now the United States, and was named for King James I of England. The Jamestown Settlement was established on the James River about 40 miles upstream from the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay on May 24, 1607. Established by the Virginia Company of London, along with making a profit, the goals of the company were to expand English lands ...

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  • Subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures (1885-1889)

    Scope of the Project This project is to identify profiles who were subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures between 1885 and 1889, and attach an image of the caricature to the relevant profiles. The profiles themselves will not be attached to the project, just the image of the caricature. Each subject of a caricature listed below is attributed as follows: Date of Publication Name of Subjec...

  • Subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures (1890–1894)

    Scope of the Project This project is to identify profiles who were subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures betwen 1890 and 1894, and attach an image of the caricature to the relevant profiles. The profiles themselves will not be attached to the project, just the image of the caricature. Each subject of a caricature listed below is attributed as follows: Date of Publication Name of Subject...

  • Povlja, Island Brač / Povlja, otok Brač

    Povlja is a village in the municipality of Selca, on the island of Brač within the Split-Dalmatia County of Croatia . It has a population of around 300. Surnames to be found today in Povlja, island Brač ( NB some are recent arrivals to Povlja, with only one or two generations ) Ostojić Vrsalović Zlatar Litović Ćurković Dragi...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Mayflower, 1620

    The Geni profiles included are of the passengers of the ship Mayflower, arrived at Provincetown Harbor, Plymouth Colony in what is now Massachusetts, United States, on 11 November 1620. For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page . If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one of the Project Collaborators. Click here for ...

  • Kambja kalmistu

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

  • Dorset - Family Heads

    People Connected to Dorset People connected to Dorset can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Dorset which covers the History of Dorset and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category. Families with their roots in Dorset. Please add the earliest head of the family to th...

  • Pomorski Kapetani iz Hrvatske / Ship Captains from Croatia

    Podijeljeno na slijedeca podrucja Sjeverni Jadran Orebic - Kuciste Peljesac - Janjina Dubrovnik Izvor: Stjepan Vekarić, Naši jedrenjaci , Pomorska biblioteka 1, Književni Krug, Split 1997, 396. str. Pelješac, okružen s tri strane morem bio je prepušten (zapravo okrenut) moru, a more je to vraćalo blagostanjem tog podneblja...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Increase, 1635

    From  The Increase left London, England April 1635 with her master, Robert Lea, arriving in Massachusetts Bay. By roll number: Sworn April 17, 1635 1 Bacon/Baron George 43, mason 2 Bacon/Baron Samuel 12, child of George 3 Bacon/Baron John 8, child of George 4 Bacon/Baron Susan 10, child of George 5 Jostlin Thomas 43, husbandman 6 Jostlin Rebecca 43, wife 7 Ward Eliz...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - B

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - B 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 -...

  • Nantucket Island

    Nantucket is an island 30 miles south of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, in the United States. The history of Nantucket's settlement by the English did not begin in earnest until 1659, when Thomas Mayhew sold his interest to a group of investors, led by Tristram Coffin, "for the sum of thirty Pounds...and also two beaver hats, one for myself, and one for my wife". The "nine original porchasers" were T...

  • Jones Family

    Jones is a surname of Medieval English origins, derived from the given name John which in turn is derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan (Johanan). It is especially common in Wales and south central England.[1][2] In Ireland the surname has been Gaelicized as MacSeoin. (Source Wikipedia) All Jones Surname Families.

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Truelove 1635

    The Truelove left London, England Sept 1635 with her master, John Gibbs, arriving in Massachusetts Bay. The following alphabetical roll is from her departure point, not necessarily who landed. Passenger count was listed as 66, but there are 67 names listed. "xix Sept 1635 Theis under-written names are to be transported to New england imbarqued in the Truelove Jo: Gibbs Mr, the Men have take...

  • Mystical City of Safed, Israel / צפת, העיר המיסטית בישראל

    The Holy City of Safed JLI Video Safed ( צְפַת, Tzfat; صفد‎, Ṣafad, Tzfas ) is a city in the Northern District of Israel. Located at an elevation of 900 metres (2,953 ft), Safed is the highest city in the Galilee and in Israel. Since the 16th century, Safed has been considered one of Judaism's Four Holy Cities , al...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Madalena ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Madalena to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de MADALENA . Antonia Maria (São Mateus, Madalena, Ilha do Pico, Azores, Portugal, 16 de outubro de 1749 - Brasil, ?) casada com Inácio da Costa Leite. An...

  • Lords of Ütgenbach

    Coming Soon UPDATE 10-04-2014 Working presently will up-date as the work develops This is the story of confessors and inquisitors, Knights and combat, witch trials and heretics, amidst a cast of stoic characters in an age of intrigue! We will attempt to answer some of history's greatest mysteries and unlock many hidden secrets...

  • Visionaries, Leaders and Supporters of the World Zionist Organization, WZO (XIX - mid-XX centuries)

    A homage to Theodor Herzl and his family, as well as co-visionaries, plus those who were inspired by his dream after the Dreyfus Affair to create a homeland for Jewish refugees in the Land of Israel that would be a vibrant, democratic, modern, enlightened, Hebrew speaking, spiritual and moral society, a “light unto the nations" . ‎אִם תִ&...

  • Notable Russian Jews - ידוענים יהודים ילידי רוסיה

    The Russian Empire at one time hosted the largest population of Jews in the world. Within these territories the Jewish community flourished and developed many of modern Judaism's most distinctive theological and cultural traditions. Jews have been present in contemporary Armenia and Georgia since the Babylonian captivity. Records exist from the 4th century showing that there were Armenian cit...

  • Signers of the United States Declaration of Independence

    About the SignersConnecticut • Delaware • Georgia • Maryland • Massachusetts • New Hampshire • New Jersey • New York • North Carolina • Pennsylvania • South Carolina • Rhode Island • VirginiaAll of the colonies were represented in Philadelphia to consider the delicate case for independence and to change the cour...

  • Country Music Performers & Songwriters

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

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