Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Quakers: Religious Society of Friends

    This project is focused around the genealogy of members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). If you have sourced information, please don't hesitate to contribute. Influential and Well-Known Quakers Richard M. Nixon, 37th President of the United States William Penn, Founder of Pennsylvania Robert Barclay, The Quaker Apologist Susan B. Anthony, Civil Rights Leader Joan Bae...

  • Joao Gerundo

    Joao Gerundo The few practitioners fully autonomous and do not support high densities on the sites they frequented (Becker et al, 1980) were first joined by newcomers often trained in sports clubs and by clients of the sports services. These were themselves often come from the ranks of the pioneers and wanted to live their passion. Moreover, the proliferation of markup and guidebooks opened the...

  • Lancashire - Family Heads

    People Connected to Lancashire Map Right - The historical boundary of Lancashire, in red, and the modern-day boundary of the ceremonial county, in green People connected to Lancashire can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historic Lancashire Link to follow which covers the History of Lancashire and historical/political peopl...

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  • Padang Mystery... solved?

    Workshop around the origins of the Daughter of Jan van Groenewegen . The original project question was... who was this daughter, and... who was her father Jan? Still searching for her name, but her father's identity is basically solved. Alternative first name found for Jan (Joan, Johan) ... Jacob (same person, as they occupy the same positions at the same time. NOTE (27/09/2014) - M...

  • Lancashire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Lancashire Image Right - Church Street, Croston Please update this project by adding links to any available monumental inscriptions or noting which cemeteries have been added to either the Billion Graves or Find a Grave, or when they have been added. Links to pages that have no entries are marked ✘. Those links with records ha...

  • U.S.S. Tyler, Civil War gun boat on the Mississippi

    Background USS Tyler , a 575-ton "timberclad" gunboat, was converted from the commercial side-wheel steamship A.O. Tyler, which had been built in 1857 at Cincinnati, Ohio. Acquired in June 1861 for the Army's Western Gunboat Flotilla, she was commissioned in September with officers provided by the Navy. One of the first Federal warships on the Western Rivers, Tyler saw extensive action on the...

  • Jewish Families from Dunajska Streda, Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Dunajska Streda, Slovakia.DUNAJSKA STREDA (Hung. Dunaszerdahely), town located on the largest island of the Danube River in S.W. Slovakia, now Slovak Republic. Towns and villages of the region had dense Jewish populations and most were supervised by the Dunajska Streda rabbinate.The first Jews probably settled in the area...

  • Hip Hop Artists

    This is a project for those who have contributed to the Hip Hop genre. Hip hop music, also called hip-hop, or rap music is a music genre consisting of a stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rapping, a rhythmic and rhyming speech that is chanted. It developed as part of hip hop culture, a subculture defined by four key stylistic elements: MCing/rapping, DJing/scratching, break dan...

  • mtDNA T2b "Mandel-Fischer-Hirsch-Köpstein-Grünwald" Haplogroup Project

    mtDNA T2b "Mandel-Fischer-Hirsch-Köpstein-Grünwald" Haplogroup Project

  • Vilna Ghetto גטו וילנה

    Vilna Ghetto Out of 70,000 Jews living in Vilna (Vilnius), only 7,000 would survive the war; the Jewish culture in Vilnius, one of the greatest in Europe, ceased to exist. Jews constituted 30% of the total population of Vilnius before the Holocaust. Over 96% percent of the Jews living in Vilna were murdered during the Nazi occupation. No other Jewish community in Nazi-occupied Eur...

  • 2nd Michigan Cavalry (USA), US Civil War

    2nd Michigan Cavalry, Grand Army of the Republic, US Civil War. The Second Cavalry was organized by the Honorable F.W. Kellogg of Grand Rapids, then a member of congress, authority being given him by the Secretary of War, subject to the approval of the Governor of Michigan. The Regiment was rendezvoused at Grand Rapids, its recruitment being completed October 2, 1861, with 1163 officers and m...

  • Notable Ornithologists

    Ornithology is a branch of zoology that concerns the study of birds. This is an international list of published ornithologists in alphabetical order by surname Bold links are to profiles on GENi Humayun Abdulali (India) Charles Edward Howard Aiken (US) Prince Akishino (JPN) Christopher James Alexander (UK) Horace Alexander (UK, later US) Wilfred Backhouse Alexander (UK) Sali...

  • Civil Registry and Church Records around the World

    About this project The aim of this project is to provide a tool for researchers in order to learn when church and civil registration became available in different countries in the world. Please add the country information to the list below in alphabetical order and where possible also add the registry office or other sources where civil or church records can be ordered or found. Civil Regis...

  • 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; ...

  • Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images

    The Wikitext tricks for This project is entirely made to show how you can use current Wiki markup support in Geni , using Unicode ® symbols and an overview of images you can use in the About Me part of profiles, surname and project descriptions. ●▬▬▬▬▬▬ஜ۩۞۩ஜ▬▬♥▬ɚ...

  • Jamaica "Out Of Many, One People"

    (UNDER CONSTRUCTION! ) This is the Master Project for Jamaica: Jamaica "Out Of Many, One People" Portal: you will find links to online civil records across Jamaica that may be very helpful in your quest). What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area. Problem finding an...

  • Døpte Rødøy 1923

    Døpte 1923, Rødøy i Rødøy, Nordland 13. Mai: Johan . Født : 11/12 1922. Foreldre : Lensmand Leonhard Losvik f.1882 og hustru Karen f.1892. Bosted : Gjerøyhavn . Faddere : Monrad Mathiassen - Sleipnes, Maren Monsen - Leines, Olav Lien - Bruvik i Salten, Liv Johnsen - Gjærdøy, Bjarne Losvik, Benny Benjaminsen. 3.jun: Arvid Zahl....

  • Koperslagers in de familie

    KOPER-slagers ~ translations welcome ! Hebt u ook koperslagers in uw familie en vindt u het leuk na te gaan hoe dat ambacht zich van vader op zoon, van meester op gesel heeft ontwikkeld en waar grote meesters zich bevonden? Voeg uw profielen toe, nadat u wel het beroep in het profiel heeft ingevuld en wie weet vindt u de leermeesters terug die hen wegwijs maakten in dit boeiende vak. enkele...

  • Dutch theater and television personalities

    Dutch theater & TV-personalities Voor profielen van Nederlandse personen, bekend van televsie en theater, dus werkzaam in deze sectoren. Als ze nog leven, geldt de privacyregeling, maar als de nog levende artiest zelf in het openbaar op internet of op de televise zijn familiegegevens heeft vrijgegeven, zoals in een genealogieprogramma's op televisie of in een conference zoals Freek de Jonge, ...

  • Theater in Nederland

    Theater in Nederland ‧ NLD ‧ Het Theater-Instuut Nederland VVTP ‧ Vereniging Vrije Theaterproducenten Theaterprijzen in Nederland & Vlaanderen Louis d'Or voor beste mannelijke hoofdrol 2013 : Jacob DERWIG 2012 : Hein van der HEIJDEN 201. : Kees HULST Theo d'Or voor beste vrouwelijke hoofdrol 2013 : Elsie de BRAUW 2012 : Marlies HEUE...

  • Wimbledon Champions

    The Championships, Wimbledon , or simply Wimbledon (25 June – 8 July in 2012), is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, considered by many to be the most prestigious. It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London since 1877. Wimbledon traditions include a strict dress code for competitors, the eating of strawberries and cream by the spectators, and Royal patronage....

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  • Olympic Medal Winners

    The modern Olympics have been taking place since 1896 (Winter Olympics since 1924). This project is designed to identify the people who have had the incredible skill and perseverance to win a medal. Alpine Skiing (Winter): Kjetil André Aamodt (1971 - ) Paul Accola (1967) Émile Allais (1912 - 2012) Sébastien Amiez (1972 - ) Debbie Armstrong (1963 - ) Wolfgang...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - K

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - K 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 -...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - C

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - C 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 -...

  • Ferry Keepers

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

  • Eesti kaugesõidukaptenid

    Siia projekti koondame Eesti kaugesõidukaptenid enne II ilmasõda.

  • Current World Leaders

    This project aims to create a global index of Geni profiles of current world leaders (chiefs / heads of states). Governments are listed in alphabetical order according to the most commonly used version of each country's name. Current World Leaders Afghanistan : President - Hamid Karzai Albania : President - Bujar Nishani; Prime Minister - Edi Rama Algeria : Presi...

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  • Bekende Nederlanders - Well known Dutch persons

    Dit project is bedoeld om bekende Nederlanders makkelijker te kunnen vinden op Geni. Meerdere bekende Nederlanders kregen aandacht van alwaar de eerste 6 generaties van hun kwartierstaten zijn gepubliceerd This project has goal to find wellknown Dutch persons more easy. Many wellknown Dutch got attention of , who published the first 6 generations of their pedigrees. Bekende Nederlande...

  • Lvov Ghetto גטו לבוב

    The Lviv Ghetto or the Lwów Ghetto (also known as Lvov or Lemberg Ghetto , Polish: getto lwowskie) was a World War II ghetto set up in the city of Lwów (now Lviv, Ukraine) on the territory of Nazi-administered General Government in German-occupied Poland. It was one of the largest Jewish ghettos established by Nazi Germany after the joint Nazi-Soviet invasion of Poland. The ci...

  • Victims of the Nuremberg Laws

    This project is for people who were impacted by the Nuremberg laws "new" definition of a Jew: those who had in fact been baptized at birth and brought up as "Christians", but had two, three or four Jewish grandparents. Many of these people suffered in additional ways as they no longer belonged to the "Christian" community, and did not belong to the Jewish community either, if they were married ...

  • Ancveriņi un Škapari

    Ancveriņu un Škaparu dzimtas tālāka izpēte un datu papildināšana

  • 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. ---------------------------------------------------------...

  • Warsaw Ghetto: Death Cards

    Warsaw Ghetto Main Umbrella Project. Jewish Records Indexing Jewish Gen Poland ------------------------------------------ JRI POLAND JEWISH RECORD INDEXING - POLAND The following is a list of all surnames extracted from the Warsaw Ghetto Death Cards Project. ELENBERG : Warszawa Ghetto Deaths Warszawa Gubernia / Warszawa Province (r...

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  • American Ministers (post-Colonial)

    Minister (Christianity) In Christian churches, a minister is someone who is authorized by a church or religious organization to perform functions such as teaching of beliefs; leading services such as weddings, baptisms or funerals; or otherwise providing spiritual guidance to the community. The term is taken from Latin minister "servant, attendant", which itself was derived from minus "less...

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - E

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - E 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 -...

  • Rodzina Likowski

    Rozpoczynam dzisiaj projekt pod nazwą Rodzina Likowski. Projekt ma za zadanie zebranie wszystkich danych o rodzinie mojej byłej żony. Zapraszam do projektu całą zananą mi i nie znaną rodzinę, oraz wszystkie osoby zainteresowane projektem.

  • Främlings släkt

    Bifogar ett brev som jag skrivit för ett tiotal år sedan till en amerikan vid namn Fremling. Har fått reda på att farfarsfarfar Anders, som kom från Liljendals soldattorp var född i Pyttis 1808 och kom via Lovisa till Liljendal. Hans första fru Anna Erica Eriksdotter var född 14?.4.1803 i Askola. Vad min gode framlidne vän, f....

  • Matts Simonsson Träskelin

    Matts Simonsson TräskelinFödd: 1714Död: 1 augusti 1775 (61)Wäfvars, Sannäs, Borgå lk, Nyland, FinlandNärstående: Husband of Anna Johansdotter TräskelinFather of Johannes Mattsson Träskelin; Anna Mattsdotter Träskelin; Hedvig Träskelin; Matts Mattsson Träskelin och Elisabeth Mattsdotter Träskelin

  • Anders Eriksson

    Född: 12 september 1705 Kullo, Borgå, Finland Död: 9 maj 1770 (64) Kullo Husband of Maria Andersdotter Father of Anders Andersson och Maria Andersdotter

  • Mormon Pioneers 1855

    1855 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1855 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Knights of the Garter

    The Order of the Garter is the most senior and the oldest British Order of Chivalry and was founded by Edward III in 1348. Edward, the Black Prince (son of Edward the III) was the first Knight of the Order of the Garter The Order, consisting of the King and twenty-five knights, honours those who have held public office, who have contributed in a particular way to national life or who have...

  • Notable New Zealanders

    Kia Ora! Welcome. This project is to document the genealogies for notable people who were born in or lived in Aotearoa New Zealand. Prime Ministers List of New Zealand Prime Ministers Henry Sewell (1856-1856) Sir William Fox (1856-1856) Sir Edward Stafford (1856-1861; 1865-1869; 1872-1872) Alfred Domett (1862-1863) Frederick Whitaker Frederick Weld George Waterhouse Sir Ju...

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  • Radom Ghetto גטו ראדום

    Radom Ghetto was a World War II ghetto set up in March 1941 by Nazi Germany in the city of Radom in occupied Poland, for the purpose of persecution and exploitation of the local Polish Jews. Liquidation of the ghetto began in August 1942 and ended in July 1944, with approximately 30,000–32,000 victims sent to their deaths in cattle trucks at the Treblinka extermination camp. ה...

  • Makarsko Plemstvo 17 st. / Nobility from Makarska

    From Der Adel des Königreichs Dalmatien , by author: Carl Georg Friedrich Heyer von Rosenfeld ( ) Korisni linkovi U knjizi Rosenfeld, Heyer von, Carl. Der Adel des Konigreichs Dalmatien, na stranici VIII nalazi se popis makarskog plemstav od 1646 godine. Verzeichniss der Adels von Macarsca im Jahre 1648 Baranovich, Conte Zorzi - Baranović Bartulović - B...

  • Household of Queen Elizabeth II

    Members of the Royal Household of Queen Elizabeth II since her accession to the Throne, Feb 6, 1952.

  • Ayutthaya

    Working notes. Please don't alter the contents - even though the data on this page my be incorrect (examining sources is an ongoing excercise, and I'm not taking Wikipedia for fact). This project page may give way to concrete future projects. Ayutthaya, also known as Iudea or Juthia 1351-1767 Kings of Ayutthaya 1590-1605 : Naresuan 1605-1610 : Ekathotsarot 1610-1611 : Sisaowaphak ...

  • Coalition for the Standardization of Geni Naming Conventions

    This group aims to concisely define a set a rules that everyone in this project can abide by. Rules 1. Use ordinary case. Do not enter surnames in all uppercase Here is the place to change your personal settings so that your Birth Surnames shows in CAPS even when entered in ordinary case . Try & get the name as close to the original name as possible, taking into account the dialect and ...

  • Medieval Kingdoms of Western Europe

    Project scope The scope of this project is Western Europe during the Middle Ages; a period that began with the fall of the Western Roman Empire in 476 and ended during the European Renaissance in the 14th century. Medieval naming conventions First Name Given name (birth or baptism) in their respective language, followed by their ordinal, if applicable. Example: Arnaut I . Middle...

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  • Brown Family of Georgia

    Description: Trying to meet and find out more about the Brown, and other related families originating in (Washington County), Georgia, USA. Share your family history and tree with other relatives or could be relatives. The Different Brown Branches Links and References Dora Brown Rawlings, born about 1855

  • Notable Latinas of the Americas

    Latinas or Hispanic women have contributed to the culture of the world and to history in the Americas. In this list, I've focused on a few women of Hispanic heritage in the New World. List of notables Anita Garibaldi (Laguna, Santa Catarina, 30 de agosto de 1821 - Guiccioli Farm, Ravenna, Italia, 4 de agosto de 1849) Foi a companheira do revolucionário Giuseppe Garibaldi, sendo co...

  • Notable Cornish Canadians

    G Wilfred Grenfell 1865–1940 L Arthur Lobb 1871–1928 R Robert Terrill Rundle 1811–1896 Y James Yeo 1789–1868 John Yeo 1837–1924 Wikipedia Cornish Canadian Canadian people of Cornish descent

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  • Hoogleraren in de familie

    ---2013-okt-30-wo-14:50+GMT-autumn-time----DM--jM-u---- Medewerking, aanvulling en completering welkom via document- e/o profiel-linking of discussie-bijdrage. voorwoord, inleiding en toelichting Hoogleraar of Professor wordt je na benoeming door ... aan een der faculteiten van 'n Universiteit of Hogeschool. Met die laatste bedoelt men in Nederland meestal een van de huidige TU's, de tech...

  • DNA Primer - A portal for genetic genealogy

    Genetic genealogy is a hot topic, but many people are put off by the learning curve. This is a place to get answers to your questions. This project is sponsored by Geni's curators to provide a very brief introduction to the complex field of genetic genealogy. There are three sub-projects: yDNA Haplogroups for paternal tests mtDNA Haplogroups for maternal tests DNA Testing for more i...

  • A Origem Nobre dos Quintanilha

    Família Quintanilha GENEA PORTUGAL: Quintanilha = História Trata-se do apelido de uma antiga família da nobreza de Castela (Medina del Campo), da qual passou um ramo a Portugal em 1524, com a rainha D. Catarina, irmã do Imperador Carlos V, que veio casar com D. João III. Nessa altura, passaram a Portugal três irmãos desta família: D. GAS...

  • Major League Baseball (MLB)

    Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization that constitutes one of the four major professional sports leagues in North America. Teams play in the American League (AL) and National League (NL), which operated as separate legal entities from 1901 and 1876 respectively. In 2000, the leagues merged into a single organization led by the Commissioner of Baseball. The organiza...

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  • Nederlandse Architecten

    ―2011-08-24―17:40―jMu―medewerking-correctie-e/o-aanvulling welkom d.m.v. profiel-links of via attendering op mooie, leuke & leerzame URL's voor elk profiel i.k.v. kwaliteits-project Dutch-Documentation-Department. Please do NOT change the text, use discussions, document-attach or direct geni-mail for providing more information to the project-team. Nederlandse Archi...

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  • Saarde kalmistu

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

  • Edenburg Trek to Rhodesia - 1894

    Three men, Cannell, Grootwahl and Swanepoel from Edenburg were chosen as delegates to go an inspect the country of Rhodesia, their expenses being paid by the trekkers interested in settling there. To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. Sharon Doubell has set up a discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to g...

  • Moolman-Webster Trek to Rhodesia - 1893

    Moolman-Webster Trek to Rhodesia (1893) How to Participate To participate in a project you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project! Look at the discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going! Further help can be found at Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images . To join the project use the drop down menu at the top left of the screen and cl...

  • Mynhardt - Utrecht Trek to Rhodesia - 1894

    Mynhardt Trek 1894 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. See the discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going! How to add a link is explai...

  • Kruger - Bekker Trek to Rhodesia - 1895

    Kruger - Bekker Trek 1895 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. See the discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going! How to add a link is...

  • Museum de Lakenhal - Leiden

    Museum de Lakenhal - Leiden Museum de Lakenhal bezit een groot aantal voorwerpen die te maken hebben met de geschiedenis van de stad Leiden, of voorwerpen die gerelateerd zijn aan de stad, bijvoorbeeld schilderijen die geschilderd zijn door Leidse schilders. Zo is één van de pronkstukken van het museum een historisch tafereel geschilderd door Rembrandt van Rijn , de beroemde bro...

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  • Henry-Steyn Trek to Rhodesia - 1895

    Henry-Steyn Trek 1895 To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. Sharon Doubell has set up a discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going! How to add a link is explained in the attached document - Adding links to Geni profiles to projects. The party consisted of: John Henry (1829-1900) and Emi...

  • Rhodesia's Pioneer Women 1859 - 1896

    Rhodesia's Pioneer Women 1859 - 1896 Rhodesia's Pioneer Women were faced with hardships and conditions we today can only imagine. They were courageous women whose lives must have been very difficult - many died in childbirth; others were killed by natives. They lost children and husbands and lived in conditions where malaria and dysentery caused many deaths. Reading through the Zimbabwe Death...

  • Martin Trek to Rhodesia - 1894

    The Martin Trek (1894) To partake in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. Sharon Doubell has set up a discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going! There is a very full account of this trip in “Many Treks Made Rhodesia” by S.P. Olivier. Marthinus Jacobus Martin , (Member of Parliament of the F...

  • Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) - Timeline

    Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) - Timeline The object of the project ... is to map the events that took place in the area that was the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, (now Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi), which had a significant effect on its history and people. It is not the place to include the life events of individuals, (individual profiles have inbuilt timelines), ...

  • Moodie Trek to Rhodesia - 1892

    Thomas Moodie Trek 1892 Rhodes believed it was essential to his plans of occupying Manicaland by establishing a European settlement. He obtained the services of George Benjamin Dunbar Moodie to recruit farmers from the Orange Free State, with the offer of a 3 000 morgen farm in Gazaland to every man and boy who could trek to the Eastern districts. Dunbar Moodie contacted his uncle, Thomas M...

  • The Counts of Anjou: The paternal ancestors of Henry II and the House of Plantagenet

    The scope of this project is to create the family tree for the Counts d'Anjou, a French noble line with ties to English history. Each member of the Angevin line has multiple profiles on Geni, often with variations of spelling and titles, which makes merging to create Master Profiles a difficult process. Many of these profiles have no sources listed for the information in the profile. In addit...

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  • Podaca

    Podaca is a village located on the southern part of Makarska Riviera, beneath Biokovo, 35 km away from Makarska. It is made of three parts: Kapec, Viskovica vala and Ravanje. Nowadays, Podaca as a part of the Makarska littoral is completely oriented towards tourism. There are about 660 inhabitants living at Podaca mainly engaged in tourism. The locality has available about 1100 beds in privat...

  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame established in 1986 and located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, is dedicated to recording the history of some of the best-known and most influential musicians, bands, producers, and others that have in some major way influenced the music industry, particularly in the area of rock and roll. Originally, there were four categories of induction: performers, non-per...

  • The Battle of Antietam, MD September 17, 1862 US Civil War

    The Battle of Antietam /ænˈtiːtəm/ also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the South, fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, Maryland, and Antietam Creek as part of the Maryland Campaign, was the first major battle in the American Civil War to take place on Union soil. It is the bloodiest single-day battle in American history, with a combined ...

  • Descendants of Sir Thomas West, 2nd Lord de la Warr

    Scope The purpose of this project is to trace the descendants of Sir Thomas West, many of whom were influential in the creation of the American colonies. His son and heir, Thomas West, 3rd Baron de la Warr (1577 – 1618) was the Englishman after whom the bay, the river, and, consequently, an American Indian people and U.S. state, all later called “Delaware“, were named. ...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - POW - Deaths outside South Africa

    1899-1902 - Deaths This is taken from a Memorial Brochure Given out in 1983. The main writer was M C * E van Schoor Helping her were: P J Delport E Wessels H Ferreira B K Schoeman Prisoners who died and not on Geni in Black. Camp - Bermuda Prisoner of war Camps in Bermuda: Burt Darrell Hawkins Hinson Morgans Port Tucker Island. Buried at Long Island N...

  • Buckinghamshire - Family Heads

    People Connected to Buckinghamshire People connected to Buckinghamshire can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historic Buckinghamshire Link to follow which covers the History of Buckinghamshire and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category. Families with their roots in Bucki...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Ceylon

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... CEYLON Approximately 5,126 POW were held in the following camps: Camps Diyatalawa (Main camp) Mount Lavina (Convalescent camp) Ragama (Camp for dissidents and irreconcilables) Urugasmanhandiya (Camp for prisoners on ...

  • Jewish Families from Humpolec, Czech Republic

    This projects seeks to collect representative profiles of all of the Jewish families form the town of Humpolec (Gumpolds, Humpoltz) in the Czech Republic. JewishGen's Humpolec page HISTORY: The first mention of a small Jewish community in Humpolec dates back to 1385. The respective record was kept in the archives of the nearby Želiv (Seelau) Monastery. In the second half of the 14th ...

  • Journalists and Reporters

    Journalists and Reporters A journalist collects, writes, and distributes news and other information. A journalist's work is referred to as journalism . A reporter is a type of journalist who researches, writes, and reports information to present in sources, conduct interviews, engage in research, and make reports. The term journalist may include various types of editors, editorial writers...

  • Jamaica, West Indies, 1823 Census

    A Census of the White & Brown inhabitants & other Persons of Free Condition of the Parish of Hanover distinguishing their Sexes, Colour, Ages and places of Residence Please bear with me. I'm working on making the file more readable for you all. Name Gender Age Colour Residence Vassall, Robert O. Male - White Abingdon Vassall, Christian Female - White Abingdon Vassall, John Male ...

  • Notable people in baseball

    This project is dedicated to all those who have made baseball America's pastime. Baseball is a bat-and-ball sport played between two teams of nine players each. The goal is to score runs by hitting a thrown ball with a bat and touching a series of four bases arranged at the corners of a ninety-foot square, or diamond. Players on one team (the batting team) take turns hitting against the pitch...

  • Pioneers of California

    Pioneers of California will include those who emigrated to California prior to the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad in 1869 . Although California was admitted to the Union in 1850, travel between California and the rest of the continental U.S. remained time consuming and dangerous. Once the Transcontinental Railroad was completed, hundreds of thousands of U.S. citizens came west, mar...

  • 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 ...

  • Ancient Planters of the Colony of Virginia

    The term "Ancient Planter" is applied to those persons who arrived in Virginia before 1616, remained for a period of three years, and paid their passage. They received the first patents of land in the new world as authorized by Sir Thomas Dale in 1618 for their personal adventure. Sub-projects Jordan Family Reynolds Family Primary source Wikipedia: Additional useful sites ...

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  • The Society of the Cincinnati

    The Society of the Cincinnati is an historical, hereditary lineage organization with branches in the United States and France, founded in 1783 to preserve the ideals and fellowship of the American Revolutionary War officers and the French officers who fought alongside them. Now in its third century, the Society promotes public interest in the American Revolution through its library and museum c...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1848

    1848 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1848 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Ancient Planters: Wreck of The Sea Venture, 1609

    The purpose of this project is to find the descendants of the passengers aboard the ship Sea Venture, one of the early ships carrying new settlers to Virginia Colony. This Project will have both Project Curators and Project Collaborators. The primary source is this website: This website states: The "Sea Venture" (also called the Seaventure or Sea Adventure) sailed as part of a flotilla of n...

  • The Hollywood Walk of Fame

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

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Abigail, 1635

    The Abigail of London (Master: Richard Hackwell) sailed from foreign ports, the last being Plymouth, England on June 4, 1635. She sailed with about 220 passengers aboard along with livestock. She arrived in Boston about October 8, 1635 with smallpox aboard. Passengers Alphabetical by family with age and roll number Abdy Matthew 15, #134 (From Wantage, Berkshire, bound for Boston. Ref: P...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Maia ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Maia 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 MAIA . Henrique Ferreira de Barros (Maia, Porto, Portugal, ? - Brasil, ?) casado com Francisca de Jesus de Albuquerque. José Barbosa (dos Santos) da Silva (&#...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Fundão ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Fundão 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 Conselho de [ ) FUNDÃO ].# Francisco Carlos de Oliveira (Fundão, Castelo Branco, Guarda, Portugal, ? - Brasil, ?) casado com Joana Maria do Livramento.

  • Chelmno Extermination Camp

    Chełmno extermination camp, also known as the Kulmhof concentration camp, was a Nazi German extermination camp that was situated 50 kilometres (31 mi) from Łódź, near a small village called Chełmno nad Nerem (Kulmhof an der Nehr in German). After annexation by Germany Kulmhof was included into Reichsgau Wartheland in 1939. The camp operated in two periods, f...

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  • British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's

    Objective The purpose of this project is to record as many of the ships bringing ORIGINAL settler pioneers (Heads of the family groups) to South Africa so that researchers can identify family lines and descendants. Secondly, current researchers who are descendants of these families will be able to identify fellow researchers. Note : These ships do not include those in the 1820 Settler spo...

  • Kose Kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Kose Kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Pilte Kose Kalmistult Jaanus Kalju ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Mauthausen

    Mauthausen Concentration Camp (known from the summer of 1940 as Mauthausen-Gusen Concentration Camp) grew to become a small group of Nazi concentration camps that was built around the villages of Mauthausen and Gusen in Upper Austria, roughly 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of the city of Linz. Its history ran from the time of the Anschluss in 1938 to the last week of the Second World War. The lar...

  • Brewmasters

    This project is to capture all of the Brewmasters here on Geni.

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Matosinhos ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Matosinhos 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 MATOSINHOS .# Domingos Francisco da Silva (Perafita, Matosinhos, Porto District, Portugal, c. 1694 - Brasil, c. 1781) casado com Isabel Corrêa da Paz.

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