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  • 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 ...

  • 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 Proyecto creado por Jaime Ross(c) 09/06/2012 ARGENTINA Alberto A Güi...

  • Kellogg college, Oxford University

    Kellogg College, University of Oxford=Banbury Road, OxfordFounded 1990 as Rewley House achieved full college status & Kellogg tag1994

  • Rogalandsprosjektet

    Prosjekt for å kartlegge manns og kvinnelinjer i Rogaland. Nedre Rogaland Farslinjer I1 Antonius Sveinsvoll , b1595, Klepp ROG Ommund Reime 1574-1635 Haa ROG Fanuel Torgerson Skurve 1796-1881 Ålgård ROG Ivar Østenson Lunde 1762-1794 Finnøy ROG Johan Martin Friestad 1868-1947 Egersund ROG Laurits Lussi Bay b c1585 Høyland ROG

  • Plemiške rodbine na Slovenskem / Slovenian nobility

    Posamezniki ali družina ( vir ) A Andeški grofje (nemško Grafen von Andechs) so bili bavarska plemiška rodbina, ki je sprva imela posestva okrog kraja Andechs ob jezeru Ammersee. Veja Andeških je od 12. stoletja prebivala tudi na današnjem slovenskem ozemlju in v Istri, imenovali so se Andechs-Meranski. Imeli so posestva v Kamniku, Višnji G...

  • Presidentes de Bolivia (Presidents of Bolivia)

    El Presidente del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia es el jefe de Estado y Gobierno. Junto con el Vicepresidente y los ministros de Estado conforman el órgano ejecutivo. El Presidente y Vicepresidente, son electos en una misma papeleta por sufragio directo. Su mandato tiene una duración de 5 años. Solo puede ser reelecto por una sola vez de manera continua. La nueva Constituc...

  • Lähte (õigeusu koguduse) kalmistu

    Lähte kalmistu on muinsuskaitsealune õigeusu kalmistu, mis paikneb Lähte alevikus Tartu vallas Tartumaal. Surnuaed rajati 1860. aastal, 1864 ehitati selle juurde väike puukirik (Kõigi Pühakute kirik) ja 1865. aastal hakkas tööle kirikukool. Kirikus lõppesid jumalateenistused 1970. aastate algul ning lagunema hakanud kirik lammutati ...

  • Tõreda kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tõreda kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Maetu otsing haudi andmebaasis Tõreda kalmistu asub Tähkvere külas Torma vallas Jõgevamaal, suuruseks 0,2 ha, paiknedes tasasel ...

  • Political Leaders of the European Union

    The European Union (EU) was created by the Treaty of Maastricht on February 7, 1992. Its institutions are largely based on its predecessor, the European Economic Community (EEC). The latter, founded by the Treaty of Rome on March 25, 1957, created a common market between its original six members which later expanded to twelve. Since 1992, the EU added a significant political dimension to the pr...

  • The Jewish French Connection

    French Jewish intellectual and cultural life flourished through the ages, producing some of the most famous Jewish Rabbis, Philosophers, Artists, Mathematicians, and Scientists. We welcome all contributors. Early History The Early Jews of France 700 - 1200 Jewish community in Alsace and Lorraine History of Jews in Alsace Napoleon's Grand Sanhedrin

  • Chabad Worldwide

    Chabad Worldwide extends to communities across the globe, from Miami to Moscow, and from Mumbai to Basel. Chabad was founded in the late 18th century by Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi . The Lubavitch branch takes its name from Lyubavichi, the Russian town where the group was based until the early 20th century. Yosef Yitzchok Schneersohn , the sixth leader, fled war-torn Europe for New York in 1...

  • Major Chabad Families

    This is an umbrella project for all of the major Core Chabad Families, listed by their progenitors below: Chabad philosophy emphasises mind over emotions. The founder of the Chabad philosophy, Shneur Zalman of Liadi Boruchovitch (1745-1812) developed an intellectual system and an approach to Judaism intended to answer criticisms of Hasidism as anti-intellectual. Through an approach based ...

  • Nederlandse handleiding voor GENI * GENI voor DUMMY's

    Eenvoudig te begrijpen Nederlandstalige Gids voor Geni-gebruikers De koppeling/link naar deze pagina zal prominent bovenaan op het Nederlands portaal staan en aan nieuwe Nederlandstalige gebruikers (zodra we die ontdekken, medewerking en alerheid gevraagd!) worden toegezonden. De begeleiding zal gegeven worden door de Nederlandstalige curatoren en hun helpers uit hun eigen taalgebied. in on...

  • Zeevaarders in de familie

    Zeevaarders in de familie Source of sea battles through history: Christopher Lloyd 1975: Atlas of Maritime History. Publisher the Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd Londom, Ney York, Sydney Toronto ISBN 0 600 30225 3 Harbours in Europe • NL : ‧ Amsterdam ‧ Rotterdam ‧ Delfzijl DE : Bremen - etc. BE : Antwerpen ‧ Antwerpen FR : UK : ES : ...

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  • Connecting to the Big Tree

    Connecting to the Big Tree Last updated 20 June 2014 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 for W...

  • Leo Baeck Institute

    Leo Baeck Institute – New York and Berlin ' The Leo Baeck Institute is devoted to the history and culture of German-speaking Jews. Part of an international network with additional centers in London and Jerusalem, LBI – New York | Berlin documents and engages this legacy through its library and archival collections and public programs. It was founded in 1955 by Hannah Arendt, M...

  • 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 ...

  • Arctic Explorers

    Arctic Explorers Image Right - Map of the Arctic Territory Please feel free to link profiles of people on GENi connected to Arctic Exploration. This is an International project and includes anyone involved, from leaders to Doctors and other participants. Exploration of the Arctic region has taken place since 325 BC, when the ancient Greek sailor Pytheas reached a frozen sea while attempti...

  • L'Académie française

    Institution officialisée par lettres patentes par Louis XIII, le 22 février 1635, l'Académie française a pour mission la défense de la langue française. Cette mission est accomplie, entre autres, par la définition des normes de la langue et par la rédaction et l'édition d'un dictionnaire. L'Académie décerne égal...

  • 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 ...

  • Keble College, O×ford University

    Keble College, University of Oxford=Parks Road, OxfordFounded by committee in 1870 the most notable member being Edward Pusey.

  • Burgemeesters in GELDERLAND nl.

    NLD: Politiek ‧ Bestuur ‧ Rechtspraak BURGEMEESTERS in Gelderland ‧ Nederland ‧ Voor Nederlandse burgemeesters van andere provincie zoekt u in Burgemeesters IN • Groningen nl. • Friesland • Drenthe • Overijssel • FLEVOLAND nl. • Gelderland • Utrecht • Noord-Holland • Zuid-Holland • Zeelan...

  • Blomerus missing information

    My personal "missing" information - help needed! Aim: I am searching for the parents of all profiles linked to this project.

  • "About" Cleanup

    This project relates to cleaning up copy-paste dumps from external websites on historical profiles. We will be developing guidelines for how to do this in the near future, in the meantime please add profiles with copy-paste issues to this project. Am excellent template for how to write up an "About" narrative is provided by Erica Howton here: Erica's Master Profile Cheat Sheet, notes in...

  • Jewish families from Kynžvart (Königswart), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Kynžvart (Königswart) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. LAZNE KYNZVART (Czech Lázně Kynžvart; Ger. Bad Koenigswart), health resort in W. Bohemia, Czech Republic. Jews lived in Lazne Kynzvart as early as the beginning of the 14th century; the cemetery dates from 1405. In 1430, after the community had a...

  • Hasidic Courts, Dynasties & Disciples of the BeSHT

    BeSHT - The Baal Shem Tov , הבעל שם טוב - הבעש"ט Source JewishGen 1 Source JewishGen 2 List of Hasidic Dynasties Wikipedia Timeline List of Hasidic Leaders Wikipedia Hasidism Yivo Maps Geni Research Links Please feel free to join this project. The initial aim is to find li...

  • Scots Abroad

    Scots Abroad The purpose of this project is to record the GENi profiles of notable Scots abroad - the profiles of Scottish born people of interest or significance who either emigrated to various parts of the world and died there, or who died abroad in other circumstances -conflicts, exploration etc.. To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join...

  • Põltsamaa õigeusu vana kalmistu

    Põltsamaa vana õigeusu kalmistu on kalmistu Põltsamaa kihelkonnas, tänapäevase haldusjaotuse järgi Kuningamäe külas Põltsamaa vallas. Õigeusu kogudus asutati Põltsamaa kihelkonnas 1846. aastal. Arvatavasti rajati kohe ka kalmistu, sest 1847. aastal asutatud Kolga-Jaani õigeusu kogudus kasutas ka algul Põ...

  • Kuningamäe kalmistu

    Kalmistu on rajatud 20.sajandi teise kümnendi alguses, hiljem on lääneküljele lisatud veidi väiksema pindalaga tükk. 20.sajandi keskpaigast on varasemaid hauatähiseid loendatud järgmiselt: 65 metalltähist, neist 13 sepistatud ja 16 kivitähist.Kalmistu pindalaks on mõõdetud 1,84 ha. Kalmistu asub Põltsamaa...

  • Lalsi kalmistu (Kolga-Jaani õigeusu kalmistu)

    Lalsi kalmistu on kalmistu Kolga-Jaani kihelkonnas Viljandimaal, tänapäevase haldusjaotuse järgi Lalsi külas Kolga-Jaani vallas Viljandi maakonnas. Õigeusu kogudus asutati Kolga-Jaani kihelkonnas 1847. aastal. Õigeusklikke maeti algul Põltsamaa vanale õigeusu kalmistule, kuni rajati Kolga-Jaani õigeusu kalmistu Lalsi külla, m...

  • Korp! Sakala (Eesti)

    Üliõpilaskorporatsioon/Student fraternity Sakala: wiki: wiki in English:

  • Families & farms on Kökar / Åland Islands

    This list is about the old farms of Kökar. Finnö Finnö 1 / Huseans Per Tomasson (c.1546-?) Isak Persson (1605-c.1649) Matts Isaksson (1640-1688) Isak Mattsson (1665-1713) Johan Isaksson (1693-?) Gården bytte ägare ca. 1709 Erik Isaksson (1681-1753) Johan Eriksson (1722-1756) Isak Johansson (1752-1789)

  • Families & farms on Vårdö / Åland Islands

    Detta år ett projekt att lokalisera alla familjer och gårdar i Vårdö före 1900 om man har en Hus Bonde från en gård så kan man sätta in Honom i Projektet elller sätta ett meddelad med namn och Link på personen som man vill ha med Bergö Bergö nr 1, Uppgård Erik Olofsson (1609-?) Mats Eriks...

  • Families & farms on Sottunga / Åland Islands

    Like the rest of Eastern Åland, Sottunga got its first permanent inhabitants sometime in the 11th century, although there is evidence that the island had had inhabitants long before that. The name Sottunga itself is thought to predate the 11th century. In the 17th century there were some ten households on the island and about 70 inhabitants. Sottunga has suffered during many wars, first ...

  • sthānika vṛkṣa

    Vision: वसुधैव कुटुंबकम् Mission: To connect all Sthanika community members genealogically ಸ್ಥಾನಿಕ ವೃಕ್ಷ

  • Kasulikke allikaid ja muid materjale

    Siia projekti on kogutud perekonnaloo uurijatele kasulikele viited andmebaasidele, kodulehtedele, teistele allikatele ja muudele materjalidele. Osad teemad on kaetud eraldi projektides, vaata neid paremalt servast seotud projektide rubriigist. Uue viite lisamisel lisa selle järele ka lühike kirjeldus, millega on tegemist. Ajapikku korrastame ka tekkiva viidete kogumi struktuuri ...

  • Order of the British Empire O.B.E.

    The Order of the British Empire Project photo: Grand Cross's star of the Order of the British Empire. The Order of the British Empire recognises distinguished service to the arts and sciences, public services outside the Civil Service and work with charitable and welfare organisations of all kinds. It was created during the First World War in 1917 by George V. The King recognised the ne...

  • CHABAD ADMORS [Schneerson] dynasty & family members

    Chabad-Lubavitch is one of the world's larger and best-known Hasidic movements in Orthodox Judaism. it is based in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, New York. The name " Chabad " is a Hebrew acronym for "Wisdom, Understanding, and Knowledge". The project covers the seven Chabad Admors (Hebrew for: Our Master, Teacher and Rabbi) and their family members. Their genealogy goes back to the M...

  • Stowe / Beecher / Lyman / Hawley Families

    Update [Nov 2011]: Here is how these families are connected in Colonial America, which I apparently suspected, but only just now demonstrated: Rev. Samuel Stowe 1623 Ichabod Stowe 1652 Hope Stowe c. 1694 Hope Hawley Esther Hawley Lyman Rev Lyman Beecher

  • Grandes Pianistas Latinoamericanos

    El piano (palabra que en italiano significa «suave», y en este caso es apócope del término original, «pianoforte», que hacía referencia a sus matices suave y fuerte) es un instrumento musical clasificado como instrumento de teclado de cuerdas percutidas por el sistema de clasificación tradicional, y según la clasificación de ...

  • Grandes Fotografos Latinoamericanos

    Famosos Fotografos Latinoamericanos Proyecto creado por Jaime Ross(c) , Julio de 2012 ARGENTINA Facundo de Zuviría Posse (1954 -) Grete Stern (1904-1999) Horacio Cóppola (1906-1912) Sara Facio (1932-) BRASIL Ademar Bezerra de Albuquerque (1892 - 1975) Ademar Manarini (1920 - 1989) André Schiliró Bob Wolfenson (1954) J.R. Duran (1952) P...

  • Jewish Families of Malínec

    This is a project for Jewish families of the town of Malínec, a small town near Prestice and Svihov and North East of the district seat - Klatvoy. For the vital records of the town on Badatelna use this link: for Malinec on Badatelna For the Jewish Cemetery Project on this town use this link: MALINEC: Plzen-jih, Bohemia PDF Print E-mail used the cemetery at Svihov, 6 km SW....

  • Pirates in South America

    Proyecto creado por Jaime Ross 12/2014 Francis Drake (1540-1596) Richard Hawkins (1561-1622) Thomas Cavendish (1560-1592) George Anson (1697-1762)

  • Jewish Families of Ternopil (Tarnopol), Ukraine

    Here are the earliest known Tarnopol ancestors of current project members - more will be added as more are discovered. 1. Michael Rothstein 2. Hirsch Leib Krochmal (note from Steven Jaron : I am not 100% sure about Hirsch's parentage, if you have any questions please ask) 3. Jacob Golbrun 4. Chaim Seid 5. Samuel Fruchtmann 6. Moses Bilker

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  • Haljala kirikuaia surnuaed

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

  • Cunningham Family

    Scope of Project To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree for the Cunningham families , from earliest origins to near modern times. General Note For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page . If you would like to contribute to this page, please feel free to edit it. Click here for instructions about using Wiki markup language. Send ...

  • Buchanan Clan

    Buchanan Clan Image, right. Clan Arms Arms Or, a lion rampant Sable, armed and langued Gules, within a double tressure flory counterflory of the Second. Crest or Badge: A dexter hand coupee holding a ducal cap, or duke’s cornet, proper, with two laurel branches wreathed surrounding the crest, disposed orleways proper Gaelic Name: Cononach Motto: Clarior hi...

  • Presidentes de Venezuela

    El presidente de la República Bolivariana de Venezuela es a la vez el jefe de Estado y de Gobierno, dirige el poder ejecutivo nacional de Venezuela y es comandante en jefe de la Fuerza Armada Nacional Bolivariana. Asimismo, el cargo corresponde a la más alta magistratura del país y al funcionario público nacional de mayor jerarquía. El actual periodo de mandat...

  • Arquitectos Latinoamericanos

    Debido a su posición en la arquitectura actual, el mayor desafío para la arquitectura latinoamericana es la realización de actividades y proyectos que definen su actividad arquitectónica en el siglo 21.El resultado se puede ver en algunos lugares, obras de gran excelencia riqueza constructiva y expresiva y sensual, que interpretar y reelaborar los fundamentos de la m...

  • Medal of Bravery (Canada)

    Decorations for Bravery Décorations pour actes de bravoure Decorations for Bravery recognize people who risked their lives to try to save or protect another. The Decorations were created by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in 1972. The governor general personally presents the Decorations in ceremonies held at Rideau Hall, in Ottawa, or at La Citadelle, in Québec City. They consist...

  • The Children's Friend Society Ships to Canada - Toronto

    The Children's Friend Society Ships - Canada=See Main Project Page - The Children's Friend Society and Child Emigration from Britain - Canada ===To participate in any project=== - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistance. ...

  • Burgemeesters van Haarlem

    Burgemeesters van HAARLEM burgemeesters 1420-1457 : Herpert van FOREEST ‧ c.1397-1459 ‧ x-1457: Nicolaas van YPEREN ‧ x-1457 ‧ : Quirijn Dirkszn. TALESIUS ‧ ‧ 1550-1555 : Willem Harmensz RAMP ‧ ‧ : Pieter van ADRICHEM van DORP 1560 : Claes van der Laen ‧ x-1584 ‧ beleg van Haarlem ‧ 1560-1572 : Geen g...

  • Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts

    The Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts is the oldest chartered military organization in North America and the third oldest chartered military organization in the world. While it was originally constituted as a citizen militia serving on active duty in defense of the northern British colonies, it has become, over the centuries primarily an honor guard and a social and cerem...

  • Namesakes

    Namesakes Places, organizations and things named after people. Who is your city or town, village or tribe named after? Or how about the company you work for, or the consumer product that you just bought at the store get its name? Have you ever wondered where a scientific discovery got its name? We often name our cities, towns, rivers, mountain rangers, airports, and universities after a pro...

  • Jewish Families from Rexingen, Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Rexingen, Germany. Synagogue Rexingen Family Research REXINGEN, village in Wuerttemberg, Germany. Fleeing from the Chmielnicki massacres in Poland, the first two Jewish families settled in Rexingen in 1650. Later, other families from Austria and neighboring countries settled in the village. Jews made their living main...

  • Nymann , Niimann, Neimann

    Piirkond: Noarootsi(Rootsi keeles Nuckö)(Läänemaa), Anna(Järvamaa), Paide(Järvamaa), Hermani(Järvamaa), Jalametsa(Järvamaa), Imavere(Järvamaa), Adavere(Jõgeva Mk).

  • Jewish Families from Loštice (Loschitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Loštice (Loschitz) in the Czech Republic. History of Jews in Lostice LOSTICE HISTORY OF JEWISH COMMUNITY SYNAGOGUE Lostice around 1930 9th cent. The presence of Jewish merchants in the Greater Moravia is documented by the Raffelstetten Customs and Shipping Regulations written in the...

  • Tretower Court

    Tretower Court= Tretower Court is a medieval fortified manor house situated in the village of Tretower, near Crickhowell in modern-day Powys, previously within the historical county of Breconshire or Brecknockshire.Local & national importanceThe Court evolved from the adjacent Tretower Castle site and is a very rare example of its type, in that it shows the way in which a castle gradually devel...

  • Turkish Historical Jewish Community

    Turkish proverb: "Bir kahvenin kirk yil hatiri vardir" ---- A cup of coffee commits one to forty years of friendship Celebrity Turkish Jews YouTube Note: Bob Dylan's paternal grandmother's maiden name was Kirghiz and her family originated from Kağızman in north eastern Turkey. Bob Dylan was born Robert Allen Zimmerman ( Shabtai Zisl ben Avraham - &#...

  • chabad lubavitch rebbes dynasty.

    Chabad Admors: Schneerson Family Dynasty

  • Basketball Hall of Fame inductees

    The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, located in Springfield, Massachusetts, United States, honors exceptional basketball players, coaches, referees, executives, and other major contributors to the game of basketball worldwide. Named after James Naismith, who invented the game of basketball in 1891 in Springfield, Massachusetts, the Basketball Hall of Fame is dedicated to preserve and ...

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  • Women in Military Conflicts - Doctors, Nurses and others

    Women in Military Conflicts - Doctors, Nurses and others The object of this project is to assemble profiles of women who played a roll in Military conflicts - mainly Doctors and Nurses - who were involved in wars up to and including World War II. Early records indicate that nursing was originally conducted by monks and nuns of various religious orders. It was considered to be work of a sp...

  • Castles in Wales

    Wales has over 600 castles. According to Wales.com, they have more castles per square mile than any other country in the world. It is possible to visit ancient castles here. Battles were fought with the Celts, the Romans, the Saxons and the Vikings. This project includes a list of castles and profiles will include those who lived there. National Trust The National Trust are responsible for seve...

  • Saturday Night Live

    Saturday Night Live (SNL) is a live US-American late-night television sketch comedy and variety show developed by Lorne Michaels and Dick Ebersol. The show premiered on NBC, a terrestrial television network in the United States, on October 11, 1975. Lorne Michaels had a vision: to bring live late-night comedy/variety to television. NBC was playing reruns of The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson...

  • The Jewish Kingdom of Khazaria

    Khazars were a Central Asian people of Turkic, Hunnish and Iranian elements that arose in the Caucasus region. After converting to Judaism in the early Middle Ages, they moved westward into Russia and the Ukraine under pressure from Islam, eventually becoming a large component of Eastern and Central European Jewry. Many Ashkenazi Jews now find they have some Khazar (or intermingled Tatar) ances...

  • Gardeners: Horticulturists, Nurserymen and Agriculturists

    A project paying homage to gardeners who have through the centuries made enormous contributions to the horticultural world worldwide. The aim is to link as many of these people to Profiles on Geni. If someone in your tree fits the bill please add them to the project. The trigger for this project was my acquisition of a book called "The Head Gardeners" Forgotten Heroes of Horticulture by Tob...

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  • extraños parientes

    Extraños parientesEn la lista --mira tu, es pariente

  • Hanks / Hankins / Hawkins Families

    The parentage of President Abraham Lincoln's mother, Nancy Hanks Lincoln, has long been a genealogical puzzle. Let's give it a go at sorting out known facts from myths ... and while we're at it, documenting and correctly aligning the family trees of the Hanks and Hankins / Hawkins. Scope of Project starting with the profile here and seeing where it takes us ... Overview General No...

  • 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...

  • Festival de Cannes 2013

    Directors and Jury The official selection of movies and their directors, and the members of the jury, for the 66th Festival de Cannes - May 15-26, 2013, in Cannes, France - and the winners. Festival web site... _____________________________________________________ Official Selection Director: Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi - Film: Un château en Italie Director: Joel Coen and Ethan Co...

  • Holocaust in Greece - שואת יהודי יון

    This project is in memory of the Greek Jews that perished at the hands of the Nazis in the Holocaust. Jews have lived in Athens since the 3rd century B.C.E., and the remains of an ancient synagogue can be found in the Agora, at the foot of the Acropolis. The Jewish community in Athens is Romaniote , who speak Greek and have assimilated into the city’s culture over time. On the eve of...

  • The Lockerts of Norway

    For English see below Dette prosjektet er satt opp for å hjelpe med deling av detaljer om aner og etterkommerene av Joen Mogensen Lochar (Lockert), som kom fra Skottland og fikk borgerskap i Bergen i 1609. ++++ This project is meant to be a venue for sharing research and sources about the ancestors and descendants of Joen Mogensen Lochar (Lockert), who came from Scotland and was gr...

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

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

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  • Jewish Families from Ostrava (Mährisch Ostrau), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Ostrava (Mährisch Ostrau) in the Czech Republic. OSTRAVA (until 1929 Moravska Ostrava; Ger. Maehrisch-Ostrau), city in N. Moravia, Czech Republic; after Prague and Brno the third largest Jewish community in Czechoslovakia between the two world wars. The town was prohibited to Jews in the ...

  • Medal of Honor recipients, American Civil War

    Many of the awards during the Civil War were for capturing or saving regimental flags. During the Civil War, regimental flags served as the rallying point for the unit, and guided the unit's movements. Loss of the flag could greatly disrupt a unit, and could have a greater effect than the death of the commanding officer The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the Unit...

  • Captain John Johnson of Roxbury, MA

    John Johnson was born about 1592 in Ware, Herts, Kent, England. He died on 30 Sept 1659 in Roxbury, Suffolk, MA. Others give his birth date as 1590. John Johnson was one of the founders of the town and church at Roxbury, Massachusetts and, with his sons Issac and Humphrey, was an original donor to the Free School in Roxbury. John Johnson's parents are unknown!!! See Gerald Garth Johnson (Herita...

  • Ohio State University, (O.S.U.) - alumni & faculty

    [ ] 'The Ohio State University, commonly referred to as Ohio State or OSU, is a public research university in Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 1870, as a land-grant university and ninth university in Ohio with the Morrill Act of 1862, the university was originally know as the Ohio Agriculture and Mechanical College. The college began with a focus on training students in various agricultural and...

  • Early Settlers of Middletown, Connecticut

    In researching members of the Stowe family, I realized that there were a number of families from Middletown that intermarried, about whom there is some confusion on Geni. In order to straighten out these families, I began this project about early families in Middletown circa the late 1600s. I will begin with Stowe, Wheeler, Adkins/Atkins, Whitmore. It appears that some of these families origina...

  • Burgemeesters van Leiden

    Burgemeesters van Leiden chronologisch c.1447 : Huge van WEER ‧ x ‧ c.1448 : Florys Paedze van SONNEVELT ‧ x ‧ Jan van Swieten (overleden 1485) 1520-1536 : Jan Reyersz van Heemskerck 1548 : Simon Jan Reyersz van Heemskerck c.1555 : Geryt Boekelszoen BUYTEWECH ‧ x ‧ c.1555 : Claes Reyer Claesz ‧ x ‧ 1547-1571 : Paulus va...

  • 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...

  • New Brunswick, Canada

    New Brunswick, Canada

  • American Colonial Governors

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

  • Green Templeton college , Oxford University

    Green Templeton college, University of Oxford=Woodstock Road, Oxford Chief Benefactors - Dr Cecil & lda Green, Sir John Templeton, Clifford Barclay, Sir Norman Chester , Professor Sir Richard Doll & Norman Leyland

  • Harris Manchester College, Oxford University

    Harris Manchester College, University of O×ford==Mansfield Road, OxfordFounded originally by Presbyterian committee in 1757Modern version founded by committee named after benefactor Major Charles Harris MC in 1990

  • Hertford college,Oxford University

    Hertford College, University of Oxford=Catto Street, Oxford Founded by Elias de Hertford 1280(Hart Hall & Dr Richard Newton 1740 (the first Hertford College

  • Irish Poets

    IRISH POETS Irish poetry includes poetry in two languages, Irish and English. The complex interplay between these two traditions, and between both of them and other poetries in English, has produced a body of work that is both rich in variety and difficult to categorise. The earliest surviving poems in Irish date back to the 6th century, while the first known poems in English from Ireland d...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Mary & John, 1630

    The Mary & John left Plymouth, England March 20, 1630 with her unknown Master, arriving in Nantasket Point, now Dorchester, Mass., at the entrance of Boston Harbor on March 20, 1630, two weeks before the Winthrop Fleet arrived. These families and passengers were recruited by the Reverend John White of Dorchester, Dorset. Nearly all of the Mary and John 1630 passengers came from the West Count...

  • Ballet & Dance

    The National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame The National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame, in the Saratoga Spa State Park, Saratoga, New York, was established in 1986 and is the only museum in the nation dedicated entirely to dance. It contains photographs, videos, artifacts, costumes and biographies. The museum is located in the former Washington Bath House and was founded in 1986 by Maryl...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Mary & John, 1633/4

    Bring your ancestors on over. Profiles must be set to public. from Phelps Family History in America Ship Mary and John Passenger List for 1634 The Passenger Ship Roster is Only Partly Accurate The second trip of the Mary and John to colonial America began shortly after March 24, 1633/4, in London. The master was Robert Sayres (or Sayers).   It is not possible to const...

  • Ålands och Södra Finlands Båtsmanskompani

    Södra Finlands Båtsmanskompani verkade under svenska tiden som en del av indelningsverket. Båtsmännen var rotesoldater. Det ständiga båtsmanshållet i Finland började år 1623. Av de fyra båtsmanskompanier som då sattes upp, var tre stycken finska. Dete var Nylands kompani, Åbo läns kompani och Åla...

  • Witch in My Family

    Hey everyone, I've run across ancestors who were accused of "witchcraft," have you? If so, join this project and add the profile. Public discussion: Not in my family, but on the "most popular" list: Kaika Lane The Rain Queens of South Africa Maselewane Modjaji, Rain Queen I Masalandbo Modjaji, Rain Queen II Khetoane Modjadji, Rain Queen III Makoma Modjadji, Rain Queen IV

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

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

  • Pairs de France (1179-1790)

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

  • The Palatine Families Project

    THE PALATINES Prior to 1871, what is now Germany consisted of a number of separate states such as Wurttemberg , Prussia , Bavaria , etc., whose boundaries changed frequently as a result of war and other causes. The Palantinate was one of these states, and was located along the Rhine, roughly corresponding to the modern German state of Rhineland-Pfalz . About this project The Palatinate ...

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