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  • United States Senators from Kansas

    United States Senators from Kansas List of United States Senators from Kansas (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Kansas (with wikipedia links)

  • United States Senators from Kentucky

    United States Senators from Kentucky List of United States Senators from Kentucky (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Kentucky (with wikipedia links)

  • Anglo-French war of 1202–14

    war of 1202–14=The Anglo-French War was a war between the Kingdom of France and the Kingdom of England. The war was mainly fought in Normandy, where John, King of England fought King Philip II of France for domination. The end of the war came at the decisive Battle of Bouvines, where Philip defeated England and its allies.Normandy, once a site of conflict between Richard I of England and...

  • United States Senators from Idaho

    United States Senators from Idaho United States Senators from Idaho (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Idaho (with wikipedia links):

  • United States Senators from Hawaii

    United States Senators from Hawaii United States Senators from Hawaii (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Hawaii (with wikipedia links):

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  • Marcher Lords of England and Wales

    Marcher Lords of England and Wales A Marcher Lord (Welsh: Barwn y Mers) was a strong and trusted noble appointed by the King of England to guard the border (known as the Welsh Marches) between England and Wales. A Marcher Lord is the English equivalent of a margrave (in the Holy Roman empire) or a marquis (in France). In this context the word march means a border region or frontier, and is ...

  • United States Senators from Georgia

    United States Senators from Georgia List of United States Senators from Georgia (from the U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Georgia (with wikipedia links)

  • Notables in Irish History (good and bad)

    For a comparatively small population of about 6 million people, Ireland has made an an especially enormous contribution to literature. Famous Irish Abraham Stoker Pierce Brosnan W. B. Yeats John Jack Butler Yeats C. S. Lewis Maureen O'Sullivan Liam Neeson ---------------------------------------

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  • United States Senators from Florida

    United States Senators from Florida List of United States Senators from Florida (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Florida (with wikipedia links)

  • United States Senators from Delaware

    United States Senators from Delaware List of United States Senators from Delaware (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Delaware (with wikipedia links)

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  • United States Senators from Colorado

    United States Senators from Colorado United States Senators from Colorado (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Colorado (with wikipedia links):

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  • United States Senators from Alabama

    List of United States Senators from Alabama (from the U.S. Senate web site--no links) Alabama was admitted to the Union on December 14, 1819, and elects senators to Class 2 and Class 3. Its Senate seats were declared vacant from March 1861 to July 1868 due to its secession from the Union during the American Civil War. Alabama's current senators are Jeff Sessions and Richard Shelby. United...

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  • United States Senators from Alaska

    United States Senators from Alaska United States Senators from Alaska (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Alaska (with wikipedia links):

  • United States Senators from Arizona

    United States Senators from Arizona United States Senators from Arizona (U.S. Senate website): List of United States Senators from Arizona (with wikipedia links): Ashurst, Henry (1874 - 1962) Cameron, Ralph (1863 - 1953) DeConcini, Dennis (1937 - ) Fannin, Paul (1907 - 2002) Goldwater, Barry (1909 - 1998)

  • Jewish families from Hroznětín, Nejdek and Jachymov (Lichtenstadt, Neudek and Sankt Joachimstal), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Hroznětín, Nejdek and Jachymov (Lichtenstadt/Lichtenstein, Neudek and Sankt Joachimstal) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. See

  • Grammy Award winners

    A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry. The annual presentation ceremony features performances by prominent artists, and the presentation of those awards that have a more popular interest. It shares recognition of ...

  • Army of the Ohio (USA), US Civil War

    The Army of the Ohio was the name of two Union armies in the American Civil War. The first army became the Army of the Cumberland and the second army was created in 1863. Commanders Maj. Gen. Don Carlos Buell (November 15, 1861 – October 24, 1862) also department commander until March 11 Maj. Gen. William S. Rosecrans (October 24 – October 30, 1862) became the Army of the ...

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  • The Battle of Booneville, MS July 1, 1862, US Civil War

    The Battle of Booneville was fought on July 1, 1862, in Booneville, Mississippi, during the American Civil War. It occurred in the aftermath of the Union victory at the Battle of Shiloh and within the context of Confederate General Braxton Bragg's efforts to recapture the rail junction at Corinth, Mississippi, twenty miles north of Booneville. After the Union Army victory at Shiloh, the Union...

  • Battle of Sandersville, GA November 25-26, 1864, US Civil War

    The Battle of Sandersville was a minor battle of the American Civil War November 25-26, 1864. It consisted of two skirmishes. On the eve of the Civil War, Sandersville was a dusty village nestled in east-central Georgia. With a population of about five hundred people, the hamlet was a typical small Georgian settlement with roots in the colonial period. When Sherman arrived in the village on...

  • The Battle of Perryville, KY October 8, 1862, US Civil War

    The Battle of Perryville , also known as the Battle of Chaplin Hills , was fought on October 8, 1862, in the Chaplin Hills west of Perryville, Kentucky, as the culmination of the Confederate Heartland Offensive (Kentucky Campaign) during the American Civil War. Confederate Gen. Braxton Bragg's Army of Mississippi won a tactical victory against primarily a single corps of Maj. Gen. Don Carlos Bu...

  • The Battle of Nashville, TN December 15-16, 1864 US Civil War

    The Battle of Nashville was a two-day battle in the Franklin-Nashville Campaign that represented the end of large-scale fighting in the Western Theater of the American Civil War. It was fought at Nashville, Tennessee, on December 15–16, 1864, between the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Lt. Gen. John Bell Hood and Federal forces under Maj. Gen. George H. Thomas. In one of the largest ...

  • Great Composers of Classical Music

    Historically Significant Composers of Classical Music Web Gallery of Art, Classical Music, Composers (and music): [Partial list] : Johannes Ockeghem (c.1411 – 1497) Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750) Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714 – 1788) Johann Christian Bach (1735 – 1782) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791) Ludwig van Beethoven (177...

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  • Prince Edward Island, Canada

    This project is to explore the connections of various people and families who lived in Prince Edward Island, Canada

  • 1001 Vrouwen uit de Nederlandse Geschiedenis

    1001+ vrouwen uit het Digitaal Vrouwenlexicon Dit project is gestart op basis van het gelijknamige boek '1001 vrouwen uit de Nederlandse geschiedenis'. De biografieën in dit boek zijn terug te vinden op de website van het Digitaal Vrouwenlexicon en op de website van het Biografisch portaal . Een verzameling LEUK BEELD-materiaal van de vrouwen uit het boek is te zien op YouTube Inmiddel...

  • US Civil War Notables

    This project focuses on Civil War "notables" from the Union and Confederate armies and their families. Meaning of the word notables: NOTABLES, noun famous or important persons worthy of attention or notice; remarkable. including officers, volunteers, and draftees on both sides who are or should be recognized for their "NOTABLE" activities during the American Civil War —...

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

    Servicemen - British/Colonial This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) Notable British Armed Forces . The focus of that project is to feature the prominent figures of the war. This project is dedicated to the lower ranks (Sergeant and below) of the British Armed Forces. Please link GENi profiles of "foot-soldiers" who fought in the Anglo-Boer War to this project. Ple...

  • Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - British Casualties

    Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - British Casualties This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) British . This is a place where we can add information about Boer casualties of the Anglo-Boer War, somewhere to assemble profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about them. According top the Encyclopaedia Britannica nearly 100,000 liv...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer war (1899-1902) Killed in action

    Anglo Boere Ooorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Killed in Action in South Africa Aim of this Project is to link as many profiles on Geni as well as add those not on Geni and try and build them into our world tree In the last few years of the 19th Century, British Imperialism and Afrikaner Nationalism came into conflict with each other. This resulted in the Anglo Boer War of 1899-1902. The ...

  • First Barons' War (1215–17)

    First Barons' War (1215–17) The First Barons' War (1215–17) was a civil war in the Kingdom of England in which a group of rebellious barons, led by Robert Fitzwalter and supported by a French army under the future Louis VIII of France, made war on King John of England. The war resulted from the king's refusal to accept and abide by the Magna Carta he had sealed on 15 June 1215...

  • Descendants of Jonathan Harkness (1690-1747)

    Jonathan/ John Harkness was born in Scotland in 1690 and came to America and Died in MA in 1747. Find A Grave # 7104010

  • SILSILAH KELUARGA

    SILSILAH KELUARGA Seperti proyek SILSILAH KELUARGA di website yang lain yang masih ada maupun yang sudah tidak ada lagi (di geocities), merupakan kumpulan silsilah keluarga yang saling berhubungan dimana sumber utamanya adalah catatan/diagram/buku silsilah keluarga dari masing-masing nara sumber/kontributor. Disini kita bergabung dalam lingkup PRIVATE DAN DALAM SATU FAMILY-GROUP Pada aw...

  • 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. This video describes the history of the town and its Jewish community. LIPNIK NAD BECVOU (Czech. Lipník nad Bečvou; Ger. Leipnik), town in N.E. Moravia, Czech Republic. A synagogue is first mentioned there in 1540, ...

  • Jewish Communities of Poland

    This is an umbrella project for the Jewish communities historically associated with Poland- this includes the Russian Pale, Congress Poland, Galicia and parts of Prussia. NOTE THE LIST BELOW IS NOT ALL INCLUSIVE AND IS IN PROGRESS OF DEVELOPMENT. There were over 1000 Jewish communities in Poland and what was at one point or another historically associated with Poland. Please feel free to ad...

  • Virginia General Assembly

    The Virginia General Assembly is the legislative body of the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the oldest continuous law-making body in the New World, established on July 30, 1619. The General Assembly is a bicameral body consisting of a lower house, the Virginia House of Delegates, with 100 members, and an upper house, the Senate of Virginia, with 40 members. Combined together, the General Assembl...

  • Circus people

    Circus people are people who owned or were employed by a travelling circus, including performers suchs clowns, acrobats, animal trainers, musicians, and other stunt-oriented artists, as well as circus hands, managers, and accountants. List of notable circus people Owners P. T. Barnum , American circus owner of the Barnum & Bailey Circus Seth Howes , American circus owner John Ringli...

  • Churchwarden

    A churchwarden is a lay official in a parish or congregation of the Anglican Communion, usually working as a part-time volunteer. Holders of these positions are ex officio members of the parish board, usually called a vestry, parochial church council, or in the case of a Cathedral parish the chapter.Churchwardens have a duty to represent the laity and co-operate with the incumbent (or, in cases...

  • Jewish families from Touškov (Tuschkau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Touškov (Tuschkau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Touškov Kozolupy 1839-1857 [ ] Kozolupy 1842-1865 [ ] [ ]

  • Notable German Jews

    Notable German Jews Wikipedia Natural Scientists Adolf von Baeyer , industrial chemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1905) (Jewish mother) Norbert Berkowitz, physicist Hans Bethe , nuclear physics, Nobel Prize (1967) Sir Walter Bodmer, medical researcher Max Born , quantum mechanics, Nobel Prize (1954) Heinrich Caro, industrial chemist Nikodem Caro, industrial chemist A...

  • Utskarpen

    Navn: Vdschorpen 1567, Udschorpen 1626, 1647, Wdschorpen 1661, Udschorpen 1723, Utskorpen 1838, Utskarpen 1891. Utskarpen, navnet på garden, er det samme som på på fjordarmen den ligger ved. Ifølge Rygh XVI må det vel være den ytre avgreininga fra hovedfjorden, i motsetning til den andre mot sør, der Skarpsundet er. Ukjent ellers som fjordnavn. ...

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  • Familie/Family Janse(n) van Rensburg

    Alternate Spellings : Jans van Rensburg, Janse van Rensburg, Janzen van Rensburg, van Rensburg. In order to maintain consistency the first 5 Generations on Geni use the Janse(n) van Rensburg spelling. Beyond that the name should be spelt as preferred by the families involved. Please do not add all your Janse(n) van Rensburg profiles to this project - only those that there are queries about....

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  • K2a (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup K2a or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. Defining Mutations Coding mutations 709, 4561 HVR mutation 152 Origin Haplogroup K has an estimated age of about 12,000 years. In his popular book The Seven Daughters of Eve , Bryan Sykes named the originator of the K haplogr...

  • Eesti NSV - ENSV

    Eesti NSV - Эстонская ССР - Estonian SSR Siia soovime koguda kõik "kuulsad ja tuntud" isikud kellele andis võimaluse Nõukogude Eesti 1940 – 1941 / 1944 – 1990. EKP sekretärid, Ülemnõukogu liikmed, Ministrite nõukogu ministrid, komsomolitö&#x...

  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La.

    State University (officially Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, often referred to as LSU) is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.[7] The University was founded in 1853 in what is now known as Pineville, Louisiana, under the name Louisiana State Seminary of Learning & Military Academy. The current LSU main campus was dedicated in 1...

  • Research exchange/Navorsing uitruilskema

    Exchange of death notices and other genealogical sources All researchers spending hours, years and days in Archives have a lot of Research material that they can’t fit into their trees. The Main Aim of this project is To place the names of the countries with the name of the deceased in this project. If anybody feel they can use it, they are free to Contact the holder/...

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  • SZISZTEMATEMATIKA

    Merthogy A Szisztematematika Olyan Valaml;;;;;;;;; Amely Egyszerre Szerves Jellegűnek Is Tekinthető - - - - -::Ez A Szisztéma Faktor - Az Emberre Ez Nagyon Érvényes. - Pláne Csoportokra - - A Matematika Meg Szinte Hajszolja A Logikát, Amely Így Aztán Ebben A Szegmentumában A 'Világ'-nak - - - - Úgy Láto...

  • Peterhouse, Cambridge University

    Peterhouse is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England. It is the oldest college of the university, having been founded in 1284 by Hugo de Balsham, Bishop of Ely and granted its charter by King Edward I. Today, Peterhouse has 226 undergraduates, 86 full-time graduate students and 45 fellows. The modern name of Peterhouse does not include the word "college". Despite bein...

  • Powerful Women in a Men's World

    I keep coming across semi-invisible (by which, I suppose I mean to HIStory ;-)) women, who quite obviously wield power or change their society behind the scenes of (& often by manipulating) the males whose stories are told, and I can't find a good project to attach them to - in order to give them a trace on Geni. There are lots of projects for great women, who do impressive things (especially...

  • Jewish Families from Třešť (Triesch), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Třešť (Triesch) in the Czech Republic. Earliest known Jewish community was after 1426. Jewish population: 750 (in 1830), 64 (in 1930). A big fire in 1824 destroyed the Jewish quarter. Wolf ben Loew Lichtenstadt, +1827, rabbi; Josef Frankfurter, 1801-80 (buried here), rabbi; ...

  • Jewish Families from Bălti (Belz, Beltsy), Moldova

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Bălti (Belz, Beltsy), Moldova. BELTSY (Rum. Bălti), city in Bessarabia, Moldova; in Romania 1918–40 and 1941–44. Jews were invited there in 1779 when an urban nucleus was formed in the village. Their rights and obligations were established by an agreement in 1782. By 1817 there were 244 Jewish families...

  • Unity of Faith (Universal Family)

    This project is created to bring together, in nondenominational unity, individuals, who by joining project willingly affirm agreement with the following: 1. To celebrate the human family through recognition that God is Creator and Father. 2. To celebrate the human family through recognition that everyone regardless of race; creed; ethnicity; gender; socio-economic status; and pedigree, are ...

  • Greek Organizations:: Fraternities & Sororities

    A General History of Greek Life Black Greek Letter Organizations Phi Beta Kappa ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- FRATERNITIES Alpha Phi Alpha Sigma Alpha Epsilon SORORITIES Delta Sigma Theta ------------------------------------------------------------------------

  • Notables of Native American Background

    What is a "notable?". "worthy of notice"; that is, "significant, interesting, or unusual enough to deserve attention or to be recorded". Notable in the sense of being "famous", or "popular"—although not irrelevant—is secondary. So let's celebrate our indigenous peoples (American Indian, First Nations, Aleuts, Caribbean Islands, Central and South American tribal peoples ... ) and...

  • Predikante van Suid Afrika en Buurstate/Ministers of South Africa and neigbour Countries.

    Ministers of South Africa and Neighbouring Countries This project will go hand in hand with the Churches project. The aim will be to try and get as many ministers/dominees added as possible. Please add your profiles that served as ministers of congregations to the project, The aim of this project is to place the correct date so as to be sure that a certain profile could actually have ...

  • Passengers of the 'Victoria' Hamburg to Cape Town 1859

    The Victoria departed from Hamburg on 1 October 1859 under Captain C.P. Thönissen Final destination: Cape Town The vessel belonged to J.C.Godefroy & Company, Hamburg Merchants & Shippers A voyage in 1859 usually took about 3 months from Hamburg to Cape Town. Unless they had bad weather or an accident, they would have arrived in late December 1859 or early January 1860. Above info...

  • Jewish families from Postoloprty (Postelberg), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Postoloprty (Postelberg) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Vormsi kalmistu

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

  • Jewish Families of Tučapy, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to document the Jewish families of Tučapy (Tabor, Bohemia, Czech Republic) using the Census and Familianten records, surviving Jewish vital records of Tučapy and other sources. 1793 Census of the Jews of Bohemia (excerpt from Soupis zidovskych rodin v Cechach z roku 1793 . Statni ustredni archiv v Praze. Vol. III) contains 34 families and 3 houses where other ...

  • Union College

    College=Union College is a private, non-denominational liberal arts college located in Schenectady, New York, United States. Founded in 1795, it was the first institution of higher learning chartered by the New York State Board of Regents. In the 19th century, it became the "Mother of Fraternities", as three of the earliest such organizations were established there. After 175 years as a traditi...

  • George Washington University

    The George Washington University (GW, GWU, or George Washington) is a private, coeducational research university located in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The university was chartered by an Act of Congress on February 9, 1821, as the Columbian College in the District of Columbia. It is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. George Washing...

  • Jewish Families from Levice, Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Levice, Slovakia. Levice, (Hungarian: Léva, German: Lewenz), district town in the Tekov county, Southern Slovakia. Levice's synagogue is a Roman-Classistic building built in 1857. It is a hall-type Jewish house of worship with a gallery for women. There is a richly decorated triangular font on the entrance with...

  • Publicans, Inn Keepers & brewers in GB

    Publicans, Inn Keepers & Brewers in Great Britain "There is nothing which has been yet contrived by man, by which so much happiness is produced as by a good tavern or inn.” Samuel Johnson The Great British pub, first established during the Roman occupation and still going strong today, with over 50,000 boozers open for business. Publican, Brewery and Licensed Victuallers Records (O...

  • German Resistance Movement between 1933 - 1945

    The German Resistance movement consisted of several disparate political and ideological strands, which represented different classes of German society. A few civilian resistance groups developed, but the Army was the only organization with the capacity to overthrow the government, and from within it a small number of officers came to present the most serious threat posed to the Nazi regime, the...

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

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

  • Strictly Come Dancing - British

    Strictly Come Dancing ...is a British television show featuring celebrities with professional dance partners competing in Ballroom and Latin dances. The format has been exported to over 40 other countries (US - Dancing with the Stars), and has also inspired a modern-dance themed spin-off Strictly Dance Fever. The show is currently presented by Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman , with former...

  • Corpus Christi College, Cambridge

    [ ] Corpus Christi College (full name: "The College of Corpus Christi and the Blessed Virgin Mary", often shortened to "Corpus", or previously "The Body") is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge.[1] It is notable as the only college founded by Cambridge townspeople:[2] it was established in 1352 by the Guild of Corpus Christi and the Guild of the Blessed Virgin Mary,[3] making...

  • Royal College of Physicians

    [ ] The Royal College of Physicians of London is a British professional body of doctors of general medicine and its subspecialties. It was originally founded as the College of Physicians. It received a royal charter in 1518 from King Henry VIII, affirmed by Act of Parliament in 1523. It is a member of the UK Academy of Medical Royal Colleges. It was the first medical institution in England ...

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  • King's College School, Wimbledon

    [ ]King's College School, commonly referred to as KCS, King's or KCS Wimbledon, is an independent school located in Wimbledon in south-west London, United Kingdom. The school was founded in 1829 as the junior department of King's College London and occupied part of its premises in Strand, prior to relocating to Wimbledon in 1897. It is a member of the Eton Group of schools. As of September 2010...

  • Apothecaries

    Please add your pill rolling, potion brewing ancestors to this project. From the project page, actions > add profiles; from the profile, actions > add to project. Profiles must be set to public. Collaborators, feel free to add resources (images, documents, links) and add more collaborators. From Going Medieval: The Revival of "Apothecary" "Apothecary" is a very old word indeed. It first app...

  • American Revolution: Battle of King's Mountain (1780)

    * please feel free to add your ancestor's profile to this project Background from History of Kilgore Family and Related Families, 1935 In 1779 the British changed their plan because they were achieving no decided results in the North. Their plan now was the attempt again to subdue the Southern Colonies. The British forces gained control of all the important points of Georgia. The Amer...

  • Descendents of the Hamiltons of Waterborough Maine

    Building a data base of people related to David Hamilton Waterborough Maine 1650.

  • American Revolutionary War - Battle of Cowpens (January 17, 1781)

    Battle of Cowpens (January 17, 1781) was a decisive victory by the Continental Army forces under Brigadier General Daniel Morgan in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War over the British Army led by Colonel Banastre Tarleton. It was a turning point in the reconquest of South Carolina from the British. It took place in northwestern Cherokee County, South Carolina, north of the ...

  • The Royal Navy

    The Royal Navy (RN) Founded in 1660 "In times of conflict or peace, the Royal Navy is key to the prosperity of Britain and the stability of the high seas. Explore our role on the global stage." Image Right - Mary Rose The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's principal naval warfare force. Tracing its origins to the 16th century, it is the oldest service and is known a...

  • Músicos e Cantores Famosos / Brazil: Famous Musicians and Singers

    Este é um projeto do Geni que tem por objetivo identificar os músicos e cantores brasileiros e famosos com perfis no site. O Brasil, que possui uma grande extensão territorial, tem um povo formado por uma grande miscigenação cultural. A mistura étnica proporcionou que o país fosse agraciado uma uma vasta criatividade musical, reconhecida mundia...

  • Notable Orators

    Notable Orators An orator, or oratis , is a public speaker. An orator may also be called an oratorian — literally, "one who orates". In ancient Rome, the art of speaking in public (Ars Oratoria) was a professional competence especially cultivated by politicians and lawyers. As the Greeks were still seen as the masters in this field, as in philosophy and most sciences, the leading Rom...

  • Indian Wars: Lord Dunmore's War (1774)

    From Wikipedia Lord Dunmore's War — or Dunmore's War — was a 1774 conflict between the Colony of Virginia and the Shawnee and Mingo American Indian nations. The Governor of Virginia during the conflict was John Murray, 4th Earl of Dunmore — Lord Dunmore. He asked the Virginia House of Burgesses to declare a state of war with the hostile Indian nations and order up an el...

  • Impostors

    Impostors An impostor (also spelled imposter) is a person who pretends to be somebody else, often to try to gain financial or social advantages through social engineering, but just as often for purposes of espionage or law enforcement. Aim of this project The aim of this project is to create a collection of profiles of all international impostors , feel free to add names and profiles to t...

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  • Virginia Military Institute (V.M.I.) Alumni & Faculty

    From Wikipedia The Virginia Military Institute is a state-supported military college in Lexington, Virginia, the oldest such institution in the United States. V.M.I. has been called the "West Point" of the South, Founded: November 11, 1839 ----- Virginia Military Institute, notable alumni official site

  • MEEKRAP-teelt in Nederland

    landbouw & industrie MEEKRAP -teelt in Nederland ‧ ‧ beeld: Rubia tinctorum Linnaeus 1753 PLANTAE Embryophyta Spermatopsida Bedektzadigen \\ 'nieuwe' tweezaadlobbigen LAMIIDEN Gentianales RUBIACEAE ‧ beroepen in deze bedrijfstak de mee‧delver : 'Die eet als een meedelver' de mee-drooger : de mee‧kroter : de mee-stamper : de kroten...

  • University of Maryland

    The University of Maryland, College Park (often referred to as The University of Maryland, Maryland, UM, UMD, or UMCP) is a public research university located in the city of College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland, approximately 8 miles (13 km) from Washington, D.C. Founded in 1856, the University of Maryland is the flagship institution of the University System of Maryland. It is con...

  • Second Crusade (1147-1149)

    For naming conventions, see Medieval Kingdoms of Western Europe . The Second Crusade (1145–1149) was the second major crusade launched from Europe. It was called in 1145, in response to the fall of the County of Edessa the previous year to the forces of Zengi. The county had been founded during the First Crusade (1095–1099) by Baldwin of Boulogne in 1098. While it was the first ...

  • Wisconsin in the American Civil War (1861-1865)

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

  • Presidents of Peru

    El Presidente Constitucional de la República del Perú es el jefe de Estado y de Gobierno de la República del Perú. Personifica a la Nación Peruana, es el jefe del poder ejecutivo y jefe supremo de las Fuerzas Armadas y Policiales del Perú. Así mismo, el cargo corresponde a la más alta magistratura del país y al funcionario pú...

  • Third Crusade (1189-1192)

    For naming conventions, see Medieval Kingdoms of Western Europe . The Third Crusade (1189–1192), also known as the Kings' Crusade, was an attempt by European leaders to reconquer the Holy Land from Saladin (Salāh ad-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb). It was largely successful, yet fell short of its ultimate goal—the reconquest of Jerusalem. After the failure of ...

  • Dubrovnik / Ragusa

    Dubrovnik / Ragusa Bishop Emeritus of Dubrovnik (Ragusa) Archbishop Antonio Bauer † Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession: Bishop Josip Marija Carevic † (1929) Archbishop Antonio Bauer † (1911) Rafael Cardinal Merry del Val y Zulueta † (1900) Mariano Cardinal Rampolla del Tindaro † (1882) Edward Henry Cardinal Howard Ȃ...

  • Wyoming Legislature

    The Wyoming State Legislature is the legislative branch of the U.S. State of Wyoming. It is a bicameral state legislature, consisting of a 60-member Wyoming House of Representatives, and a 30-member Wyoming Senate. The legislature meets at the Wyoming State Capitol in Cheyenne. There are no term limits for either chamber. As of 2013, Republican legislators hold a supermajority of the seats in...

  • The Hungarian Jewish Legacy

    Agnes Szegő - PhD 
Librarian and Historian, Jewish University Library, 
Budapest - Kehilah - Eger , Heves Megye A research team of Historians and IT professionals want to immortalize the memory of Hungarian Jewry. We would be very grateful for any help (family photos, documents) that you could provide to help celebrate the legendary Hungarian Jewish legacy of passion ...

  • Galician (Eastern European) Jews

    Galicia or Galizia : Ukrainian: Галичина (Halychyna) German: Galizien Russian: Галиция (Galitsiya) Yiddish: גאליציע (Galitsie) Czech: Halič Hungarian: Halics / Gácsország) Is a historical region in Easter...

  • Jewish Switzerland

    Switzerland has had a settled Jewish community since the 13th century. In 1213, Basel was one of the largest Jewish communities in Europe and the first recorded mention of Jews in Switzerland, The community was made up of Jews mostly from Germany and France Jews settled in Bern by 1259, St. Gall in 1268, Zurich in 1273, Schaffhausen, Diessenhofen, and Luzerne in 1299. Notable Jews Ruth Dr...

  • Jews of Copenhagen, Denmark

    In 1622, King Christian IV invited    Spanish and Portuguese Jews from Amsterdam and Hamburg to settle in Gluckstadt on the Elbe estuary (then in Denmark). While these Jews were granted economic and religious freedom, Ashkenazim from Germany were subject to many restrictions. In 1684, the unified Jewish community of Copenhagen was established by ordinance of King Christian V. Civi...

  • Canada ‧ ‪2012 ‧ Summer Olympics

    Canada ‧ ‪2012 ‧ Summer Olympics The main-project focuses on the Olympic-Movement and the history of this Global-wide contest of free sporters & athletes and all future winners -a/o- participating sporters who will be part of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Since some sports are still holding their national team trials and qualifications, we first list confirmed Olymp...

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  • National Basketball Association (NBA) Players

    This is a project for those who have played in the NBA.The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the pre-eminent men's professional basketball league in North America, and is widely considered to be the premier men's professional basketball league in the world. It has thirty franchised member clubs (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada), and is an active member of USA Basketball (USAB), w...

  • 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup

    The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup is the seventh FIFA Women's World Cup, the quadrennial international women's football world championship tournament. In March 2011, Canada won the right to host the event, the first time the country will host the tournament and the third time it has been in North America. Matches will be played in six cities across Canada in five time zones. The tournament began ...

  • R-DF27

    R-DF27 yDNA Project (R1b1a2a1a2a) Subclade of R-P312 For Sub Clades look on the right hand side under "Related Projects" Click on Show all for all. Or look under Profiles for the "DF27" Profile. There is a Tree in making of sub groups as Children. If you are positive for a DF27 sub group, go to that group and on the top right hand side, FOLLOW that group. Look on the Righthand side to...

  • Canadian Indigenous Peoples Portal

    First Nations Inuit Métis Links Naming Conventions Working Notes for ref only Some Canadian Tribes Includes the Following Indian Tribes Algonkin Arapaho Assiniboin Atsina Bellabella Bellacoola Beothuk Family Chilliwack Chippewa Cowichan Cree Crow Dakota Etchaottine Etchareottine Etheneldeli Haida Hidatsa Huron Iroquois Kawchodinne Kitksan Kutchin Kutenai Kwakiutl Lill...

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