Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • 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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    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...

  • 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...

  • Cherokee History

    The goal of this project is to develop genealogical and historical knowledge of the Cherokee, indigenous peoples of North America. Who are the Cherokee (ᏣᎳᎩ)? (from ) The Cherokee (ᏣᎳᎩ) are a Native American people historically settled in the Southeastern United States (principally Georgia, the Carolinas and Eastern Tennessee). Linguistically, the...

  • Harju Jaani kihelkond

    Harju Jaani khk koolid elektrooline materjal

  • Mayans

    Mayans En 1939 llegó a México Marìa Josefa Vich Mayans y su hermana Angelita Vich Mayans. Por una increible coincidencia, Mercedes Mayans Espinola de Campeche (Mexico) pidió usar el teléfono en la tienda de abarrotes de Ma Josefa y Angelita Mayans. Unas u otras oyeron el apellido Mayans --y de ahi establecieron que era en ambos casos apellido de Ibiza y ...

  • Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska

    Notables among the Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska. The Aleut (Unangan) and Alutiiq (Sugpiaq), are south and southwest Alaska, maritime peoples, both with similar cultures and spoken dialects from the same language family, although not mutually intelligible. They are also considered unrelated, although there has been a significant amount of marriages between the groups, resulting in some Alutiiq...

  • Connecting the Decendants of Gilbert and Adina Powell- Williams, Swaby, Jones, Cassells, Blagrove, Morants of Jamaica, West Indies

    I understand, For many Jamaican families it is difficult to name sometimes our grandparents, especially our great-grandparents, and least likely to name our great-great grandparents. I hope with more people doing genealogy on families in Jamaica, this changes in the near future! I am the Grand-daughter of GILBERT POWELL and ADINA WILLIAMS , and the daughter of GEORGE POWELL. I understand th...

  • College of William & Mary

    College of William & Mary=The College of William & Mary in Virginia (also known as The College, William & Mary, or W&M) is a public research university located in Williamsburg, Virginia, United States. Privately founded in 1693 by letters patent issued by King William III and Queen Mary II, it is the second-oldest institution of higher education in the United States after Harvard University.Wil...

  • Campbell Families Of Jamaica

    PROJECT UNDER CONSTRUCTION Facebook group S.W. Campbell's of Argyll who's profiles posted here are for research purpose only. Presently I have no proof they are related to the Campbell's who were in Jamaica. I do know that the Campbell families in Jamaica were from Argyll. Before settleing in Jamaica, some were in Barbados. After leaving Jamaica some settled in England and the USA Th...

  • Podgora

    I PODGORA Projects about people from Podgora Mlinice/ Mills groblje Sutikla Blizanci / Twins Census 1802 - Status Animarum Podgora is a village in Makarska Littoral, in the south of Croatia. It has been known not only for its beautiful beaches but also as a religious tourism destination ever since 1831. The earliest mention of Podgora in written documents is from 1571 as one of ...

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  • Historic Kent

    Historic Kent The purpose of this project is to give a historical background to XXX, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any profiles of significant people linked to XXX who have profiles on GENi. See also Main Page Battles Castles Historic Houses History - over view Timeline Pre-history 12th Century ...

  • Begraafplaats & Crematorium Westerveld ‧ since 1888

    Begraafplaats & Crematorium Westerveld Velsen ‧ NL ‧ Noord-Holland since 1888 ‧ & ‧ since 1913 ) history Marius POEL - architect Begraven - Westerveld Boudewijn Maria Ignatius BÜCH ‧ 1948-2002 ‧ • Eduard Douwes DEKKER ‧ 1820-1887 ‧ • Karel Joan Lodewijk ALBERDINGK THIJM ~ Lodewijk van DEYSSE...

  • Titanic Passengers - Third Class

    Titanic Passengers - Third Class This a sub project of the RMA Titanic project, the passenger list below is currently used as a worksheet while we are in the process of adding profiles. Here you can check if the profile you would like to add is added already Profiles currently on Geni : Please add profiles with a link if they can be found on Geni (Arranged in alphabetical order (maiden name...

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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 ...

  • Mijnwerkers in de familie

    - 2011-05-26-11:39 -jMu-meeZOEKen, helpen verWERKen & herZIENingen & document-e/o-profiel-linken en discussiebijdragen welkom. Straks ook graag attendering op interessante, leerzamen & leuke internet-URLs om profielen van mijnwerkers en documentatie te illustreren Mijnbouw -steenkolen-olie-gas-metalen-etc. Europese mijnen Steenkolenmijnen Nederlandse Staatsmijnen sinds 1901 Bij Nede...

  • Australian Coffee Corner

    -2011-05-30-09:48-jMu-Coöperation, collaboration & addition of information more than welcome! Please join this meeting-point to improve your interests in genealogy. It has been started for people of Australia looking for European ancestors and other Australian geni-users who can share there information about how to find your relatives in a country where distances are to long to walk,...

  • Chicago Gang History

    The history of street gangs in the Chicago, Ill., metropolitan area. Summary Gangs Notables See profiles for the people on Geni. Al Capone Links and resources 1923-26 map of Chicago gangs by Fredric Thrasher Street Gangs — Chicago Based or Influenced ChicagoGangs.org , Info and pics of all known Chicago gangs and crews, new and old. Gang Research Map of mode...

  • Gangs of New York City

    Genealogical roots of gang members and leaders, discussion of the history and legacy of street gangs, motorcycle gangs, Mafia families, and crews in New York City: all five boroughs; and neighboring areas of Long Island, New Jersey and Connecticut. Please join us by collaborating and adding your public profiles to the Project. Document uploads are more than welcome, too. Background ...

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  • Moonshiners and Bootleggers

    Moonshine (also known as) Hooch, White Lightning, Panther's Breath, Panther's P---, Mountain Dew, Kickapoo, Happy Sally, Ruckus Juice, Joy Juice, Hillbilly Pop, Skull Cracker, Bush Wisky, Stump, Mule Kick, Catdaddy, Cool Water, Old Horsey, Rot Gut, Wildcat, Rise and Shine and Splo Fact Beer, Ethanol and Whiskey are all created from the same process, but occur at different stages of the pr...

  • Spanish American War

    The Spanish–American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States. It ultimately ended with the Americans defeating the Spaniards. Revolts against Spanish rule had been endemic for decades in Cuba and were closely watched by Americans; there had been war scares before, as in the Virginius Affair in 1873. By 1897–98, American public opinion grew angrier at reports...

  • Premierzy RP - Prime Ministers of the Republic of Poland

    Prime Ministers of the Republic of Poland (1918-1939): 0. Ignacy Daszyński 14 listopada 1918-17 listopada 1918 1. Jędrzej Moraczewski 18 listopada 1918 16 stycznia 1919 2. Ignacy Jan Paderewski 18 stycznia 1919 27 listopada 1919 3. Leopold Skulski 13 grudnia 1919 9 czerwca 1920 4. Wincenty Witos nie utworzył rządu 10 czerwca 1920 23 czerwca 1920 5...

  • Vidonje

    Status Animarum 1805 1. Petar Pratežina , sin Jure 2. pok. Bože Ostojić 3. Marko Mijoč , sin Mate 4. Mato Obradović , sin Jure 5. Ivan Obradović , sin Martina , nakon 1806 obitelj se preziva Martinović 6. Andrija Obradović , sin Martina , nakon 1806 obitelj se preziva Martinović

  • Rijkswaterstaat · the Netherlands · since 1798

    Rijkswaterstaat · the Netherlands De Nederlandse Rijkswaterstaat houdt zich al sinds 1798 bezig met het aanleggen en beheren van water en wegen. De dijken, inpolderingen, kanalen, viaducten en autosnelwegen van Rijkswaterstaat bepalen voor een groot deel de vormgeving van Nederland. In de loop van de tijd is de inrichting van Nederland, maar ook de Rijkswaterstaat-organisatie zelf ster...

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  • RMS Titanic

    RMS TITANIC On the 14th of April 2012 it was 100 years ago the Titanic disaster took place. This project aims to identify and list the survivors and casualties of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. In this Titanic centenary year the Titanic project will become an ongoing project with the aim to build all passenger family-trees Overview RMS Titanic was the largest passenger steamship in the...

  • Pequot War

    The Pequot War was an armed conflict between 1634–1638 between the Pequot tribe against an alliance of the Massachusetts Bay, Plymouth, and Saybrook colonies who were aided by their Native American allies (the Narragansett and Mohegan tribes). Hundreds were killed; hundreds more were captured and sold into slavery to the West Indies. Other survivors were dispersed. At the end of the war,...

  • Empress of Ireland passengers

    Ship that collided with SS Storsad in Saint Lawrence river at 2:00 A.M. in the middle of a fog and sank in only 14 minutes.

  • Gardner Family

    Overview The Gardner family has been traced back to Roger De Gardiano . The Gardner family were a group of whalers operating out of Nantucket, Massachusetts from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries. Some members of the family gained wider exposure due to their discovery of various islands in the Pacific Ocean. By marriage, they were related to the Coffins , another Nantucket whaling...

  • Molens in Nederland

    -UNDER-CONSTRUCTION--COLLEGAE WELKOM~to find the families that lived & worked in these interesting constructions ...! MOLENS in Nederland N.B. : Wind-Molens voor energie-opwekking laten we nog even buiten beschouwing, dat is history voor onze kindskleinkinderen.... documentatie op internet =we zoeken ook molen-BOUWERS, gebruikers, molenaars zitten in aparte projecten, etcetara...

  • Provinciale Staten van Limburg ‧ 1816-1861

    Provinciale Staten van Limburg ‧ 1816-1861 A ╳ ‧ Guillaume Ernest van ARSCHOT SCHOONHOVEN ‧ 1800-1876 ‧ ╳ B ╳ ‧ Desmares Pierre BABUT ‧ 1756-x ‧ ╳ ‧ Charles Marie Joseph Ghislain de BROUCKÈRE ‧ 1796-1860 ‧ ╳ C ╳ ‧ Pieter Antoon CANOY ‧ ...

  • Underground Railroad

    The Underground Railroad was an informal network of secret routes and safe houses used by 19th-century black slaves in the United States to escape to free states and Canada with the aid of abolitionists who were sympathetic to their cause. Notable profiles Dr. Anderson Ruffin Abbott Henry "Box" Brown John Brown Levi Coffin Frederick Douglass Calvin Fairbank Matilda Joslyn Gage...

  • American Revolution: Battle of Bunker Hill (1775)

    Please add your ancestors who fought in America's iconic battle to the project. Collaborators, feel free to update the front page, add resources, images, documents ... And invite more collaborators. The Battle of Bunker Hill took place on June 17, 1775, mostly on and around Breed's Hill, during the Siege of Boston early in the American Revolutionary War. From The True Story of the Battle of...

  • Curator Help: Kill Zombies on these profiles

    Add a profile to this project if you need a curator to run the "Hunt Zombies" tool on it. We'll remove the profile once we've run the tool. The "Hunt zombies" tool is good if you find some profile in the tree that is alive when it should be dead (a great-great-great-great-great-grandfather, for instance); you usually can't get the link to the profile itself, but if you can find a nearby publi...

  • Boonesborough Pioneers

    This project will build a single, validated and documented shared family tree for the settlers of Fort Boonesborough, Kentucky. Historical Summary Boonesborough was founded by legendary frontiersman Daniel Boone when he worked for Richard Henderson of the Transylvania Company. Boone led a group of settlers through the mountains from Fort Watauga (at present day Elizabethton, Tennessee), car...

  • Jewish Families of Nová Bystřice (Altstadt bei Neubistritz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families of the town of Nová Bystřice (Altstadt bei Neubistritz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Rulers of Provence, France

    This project will include the various rulers of the French southeastern province of Provence from the Merovingian Period (when it was part of Gaul) through the 15th century. An excellent list of these family connections during the various periods may be found on the Provence page of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy's Medieval Lands database. There's also a great page in French at Liste...

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  • China Portal

    This project pertains to all aspects of Chinese genealogy, mostly aimed at non-Chinese speakers. If you need help, go to discussions of this project. Some basics can be found on this online forum: Genealogy Resources The most accessible source is FamilySearch 's collection of digitized genealogy records . For that, you would need to know the "home county ( xian )" of the surname that you ar...

  • Devon - Family Heads

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

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  • Famous Couples in History

    Legendary Lovers: True love knows no boundaries. Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. — Henry Louis Mencken Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. — Aristotle Only from the heart can you touch the sky. — Jalaluddin Rumi And I will luve thee still, my Dear, Till a' the seas gang dry. --- Robert Burns, A Red, Red Rose” Rul...

  • Derbyshire - Family heads

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

  • Boone and de Bohun Family Project

    This project covers nearly a thousand years of the de Bohun and Boone families and the families they married. Notable Profiles American pioneer, explorer, and frontiersman Daniel Boone Related Projects de Bohun project focused on the heirs of Humphrey with the beard . de Bohuns of the Middle Ages The following is written by Charles Cawley and is excerpted (with some reformatting) fr...

  • Cheshire - Genealogical Resources

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

  • County Durham - Genealogical Resources

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

  • Cornwall - Genealogical Resources

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

  • Cumberland - Genealogical Resources

    Cumberland/Cumbria Genealogical Resources Image Right - Cumbria Archives Centre The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Cumberland, both geographical/physical and online. Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below. GENUKI Cumberland Cyndi's List - Cumberland Genealogylinks.net - Cumberland ...

  • South Africa - Byrne Settlers: Scott's Party

    A ‘Byrne Settler’ was any emigrant brought to Natal by the company, J. C. Byrne & Co., or, to give it its official title, the Natal Emigration and Colonisation Co . The settlers landed in Natal on 20 ships during the years 1849 to 1851. Among these were two ship-loads (those ex Minerva and Henrietta) whose allotments were laid out in the Byrne valley, near Richmond. J.C. Byrne...

  • Subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures (1870–74)

    Scope of the Project This project is to identify profiles who were subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures between 1870 and 1874, 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...

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