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  • 53rd Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS 53rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry Organized at Ottawa, Ill., January, 1862. Moved to Chicago, Ill., February 27, 1862, and duty there till March 23, guarding prisoners. Moved to St. Louis, Mo., thence to Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., March 23-April 7. Attached to 1st Brigade, 4th Division, Army of the Tennessee, to July, 1862. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, District of Memp...

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  • 20th Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION ILLINOIS TROOPS 20th Illinois Infantry Assigned to: * District of Cairo: August 1861 - February 1862 * Army of the Tennessee: February 1862 - July 1865 Organized at Joliet, Ill., and mustered in June 13, 1861. Moved to Alton, Ill., June 18, thence to St. Louis, Mo., July 6, and to Cape Girardeau, Mo., July 10, 1861. Attached to District of Cairo to October, 1861. Bird's Point, M...

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  • 13th Ohio Cavalry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS 13th Regiment, Ohio Cavalry Organized by a consolidation of 4th and 5th Battalions Cavalry, and mustered in May 5, 1864. Left State for Annapolis, Md., May 11, thence moved to White House Landing, Va., May 18. Attached to 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army Potomac, June 8 to August 10, 1864. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to December 10. 3rd Br...

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  • 60th Ohio Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS 60th Regiment, Ohio Infantry Organized at Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio, February to April, 1864. Left State for Alexandria, Va., April 21, 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to September, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to July, 1865. SERVICE - Campaign from the Rapidan to the James River, Va., May 3-Jun...

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  • 40th Ohio Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS 40th Regiment, Ohio Infantry Organized at Camp Chase, Columbus, Ohio, September to November, and mustered in December 7, 1861. Ordered to Eastern Kentucky December 11, 1861. Attached to 18th Brigade, Army of the Ohio, to March, 1862. Unattached, Army of the Ohio to August, 1862. District of Eastern Kentucky, Dept. of the Ohio, to October 1862. District of the Kanawha, ...

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  • Jewish Venice - Comunità Ebraica di Venezia

    The history of the Jewish Community of Venice , which is the capital of the Veneto region of Italy has been well known since the medieval era. Beginning in 1516, the Republic obliged the Jews to live in an area of the city where the foundries, known in Venetian as "geti", had been situated in ancient times, to wear a sign of identification and to manage the city's pawnshops at rates establish...

  • Jewish Families from Meclov, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This town is in the Klatovsky district according to the Geni page. In German this town is called Metzling. I welcome additions to this page. According to info from Julius Muller: The first record on the village dates back to 1115. Since 1379 it was part of Pobežovice estate. In Jewish Census 1793, there were 8 families (2x WÜRTZLER, BLOCH, WEISHUTH, HERSCHL, KLAUBER, HIRSCHWALD,...

  • Roman Catholic Cardinals

    ) A cardinal is a senior ecclesiastical official, usually an ordained bishop, and ecclesiastical prince of the Catholic Church. Cardinals are collectively known as the College of Cardinals, which as a body elects a new pope. The duties of the cardinals include attending the meetings of the College and making themselves available individually or in groups to the pope if he requests their couns...

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  • Geni Start Here Basics

    Geni Start Here Basics Basic help for new users, and those who lose their way. Including best practice standards and links to Geni help, conveniently listed. Add images to the "about box", format the page with simple code, resource links and more... Habits are hard to break and hopefully this area will be able to assist in creating, or correcting the best practices to use Geni. Need help?...

  • 29th North Carolina Infantry - Company D (CSA), US Civil War Project

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

  • Zion United Methodist Church, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA

    Official Church Web Site Return to Historic Spotsylvania Churches Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • 9th Virginia Cavalry - Company E (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Company E Mercer Cavalry - Spotsylvania County The purpose of this project is to document all the profiles of the men who served in this unit. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • 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...

  • New Hope Baptist Church, Orange, Virginia, USA

    Official Church Web Site The project is to document profiles of past members. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Q-L245 (Y-DNA)

    The purpose of this project is to allow for the collaborative study of the family trees of the families whose Y Chromosome is denoted as Q1b1a (L245+) . Our group is primarily of Eastern Jewish descent, and descendants thus far have been found all over the world. If you wish to examine the raw data, order tests at discounted rates, or join our group to compare your results to our 1,700 pers...

  • Pioneers of Bear Lake Valley Idaho

    To keep the pioneer theme, the date of 1885 was chosen as the closing year of birth. Those who were born after 1885 are not included. Foreword from "History of Bear lake Pioneers" Copyright 1968 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers Bear Lake County Idaho 2nd Edition 1974 More than one hundred years have passed since those hardy and courageous souls, obeying a call from President Brigham Young, str...

  • Indian Wars

    Indian Wars is the name used in the United States to describe a series of conflicts between White settlers or the federal government and the native peoples of North America. (This is a Master Project. We need help with expanding and fleshing out this project!) The wars were the result of the arrival of European colonizers who continuously expanded their territory pushing the indigenous popula...

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  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Anne & Little James, 1623

    Anne & Little James Arrived in Plymouth, Massachusetts July 10, 1623 "The ship Anne arrived in Plymouth in July, 1623 accompanied by the Little James, bringing new settlers along with many of the wives and children that had been left behind in Leyden when the Mayflower departed in 1620." Emigrant Ancestors, John Camden Hotten, 1874 "Built by the Plymouth Adventurers to remain at the...

  • Vändra kalmistu

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

  • Eesti laevajuhid - Estonian shipmasters and other shipworkers

    Siia soovime koondada kõik elukutselised Eesti laevajuhid, reederid, pootsmanid, meremehed, mereväelased, lootsid, sadamakaptenid, laevakaptenid, metskaptenid, elukutselised kalurid, majakavahid, hüdrograafid ja ka muude laeva-ametite esindajad. Kasulikku teavet: Visa reeder Kristjan Jurnas ehk Pärnu Jõnn ja tema laevad maailmameredel

  • Family Löwenfeld and descendants

    Search for members and a descendant of Moses Wolfgang Löwenfeld and Charlotte Lea Eva Löwenfeld, after the children Maximillian, Julie, Alexander, Siegfried, Laura, Emilie, Clara, Fritz and Viktor Lowenfeld and their descendants. They live in Prag ,Wien ,London, Berlin and ??

  • Prominent Jewish Families of Vienna (Wer Einmal War)

    This project provides a basis for researching a number of prominent Jewish families from Vienna. Georg Gaugusch's 2011 book Wer einmal War (Vol. I: A-K) is the first comprehensive, published genealogy for many of these families. The goal of this project page is to make the Geni tree as complete as possible, using the information from Gaugusch's Vol. I and other sources, such as Vienna IKG vital...

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  • Ulster Scots people

    Who are the Ulster Scots? The Ulster Scots are an ethnic group in Ireland, descended from Lowland Scots and English from the border of those two countries, many from the "Border Reivers" culture. These people first began to occupy Ireland in large numbers with the Plantation of Ulster, a planned process of colonisation which took place under the auspices of James VI of Scotland and I of Eng...

  • Kuipers in de familie

    - 2011-05-18-21:25 -gewijzigd-WdB-meewerkers & aanvulling welkom. Misschien zijn er ook met de achternaam -de- Kuiper, wiens oorsprong in dit beroep te vinden is? We zijn benieuwd en schroom niet -evt. via discussie- uw ervaringen te delen. Kuiper Bron: Oude Hollandse beroepen NL: Een kuiper is gewend met duigen om te gaan. Bij ons kan nog wel eens een plan in duigen vallen, maar de kuipe...

  • Geni translators

    This project is the discussion forum for translators of all languages. Please report any bugs or other issues to the Translation Help Center . Translating relationships Not yet released, but the curators have had two small beta-test periods on it, and it looks very promising. Documentation Tree Position System (TPS) Relationships Keys (NOT YET AVAILABLE) - stay tuned... Exampl...

  • Vrbanj, Hvar - Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje - Dalmacija

    Vrbanj was recorded as an existing, long established settlement in the 1331 statute of the Hvar Commune. The statute mentions a "Fons Varba", so it is possible that this is the origin of the settlements name. In the document, written in Latin by Gabriel Gazzarus "canonicus pharensis", which recorded the benediction of the church of St Nikola, built at the highest point above Starigrad, ( crkv...

  • Saint Michael - Knights : 1565-1665

    Ordre de Saint Michel < Back to main project Historical events in this timeframe In order of nomination 1568 : Jean de Vassé 1569 : Adriano II Baglioni 1527-1574, des Baglioni de Pérouse, condottière italien 1570 : Jacques de Goué (1521-1574) 1571 : Guillaume Chohan de Coetcandec , du Chesnaye et de Rosnarho 1571 : Pierre de Dax (ou Dax) (1526-1600)

  • Emigrants from Åland Islands

    List of persons from Åland islands that moved out before 1920 to Sweden, USA, Australia, Finland, Canada or unknown places. Looking forward to get in contact with the desendants of thise persons. Om ni vet om någon peson som emigrerade från Åland så är ni välkomna att ansluta personen till detta projekt. Åland Islands Emigrant Instit...

  • Siimusti kalmistu

    Siimusti surnuaed on rajatud Karl Pedriksi poolt oma Pälluri talumaadest selleks eraldatud maatükile ning see õnnistati Palamuse õpetaja Westren-Dolli poolt 17.juunil 1923. aastal. Kalmistu pindalaks on mõõdetud 2,74 ha. Maanteepoolsel küljel asuv peasissekäik on vormistatud kolmeosalise, maakivivundamendil tellistest väravarajati...

  • Melungeon

    Melungeon (pronounced /məˈlʌndʒən/ or "muh'lun-jun" or "muh-lun'jun") is a term traditionally applied to a tri-racial isolate group centered in Newman Ridge and Blackwater in Hancock County, Tennessee. They are found mainly in the Cumberland Gap area of central Appalachia, which includes portions of east Tennessee (Hancock and Hawkins Counties), southwest Virg...

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  • Victory Custo Design

    From the beginning, the goals of Victory Energy have been to be a single-source solutions provider backed by superior service. Our commitment to customer satisfaction continues to guide our core values. Today, we are a leading boiler supplier offering custom solutions through advanced technologies and state-of-the-art manufacturing.

  • The Geni API

    Geni's API provides simple access to our core genealogy features. Our goal is to empower developers to create new applications for our rich dataset. Resources Platform Developer Tools: Dashboard Documentation for developers . To register an application, visit geni.com/platform/developer/apps . Note: if the application is a desktop app, the callback URL can be any URL, such as the offi...

  • When I was 16

    Objective of this project… To create the LARGEST collection of profiles from people that made an impression when we were… 16 We Geni users were not all 16 at the same time or in the same part of the world. At different times and different places, growing up from kid to young adult, we were impressed by the new things happening in our world. Some things really influenced the wa...

  • Legendary Heroines

    Makeda, Queen of Sheba , "I am not a woman but a world". Strong , spirited women whose transcedental lives, or whose legendary stories, have elevated mankind with either their mystique, incomparable ethereal beauty, wisdom, wit, virtue, grace, talent, kindness or exceptional courage. Start your "Legendary Heroines*" genealogical journey , Experience past worlds, Stroll through the annals of...

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  • Blejer / Bleger / Blecher Family of Argentina

    We are very fortunate to have two pieces of evidence that provide mid 1800s family history for the Blejer / Bleger families of Argentina. The first is the list of signatories (heads of household) of the Jewish agricultural village of Novopoltavka in the Kherson Gubernia in the Russian Empire from 1843. The Russian government settled approximately 5000 Jews from Lithuania and Courland in a numbe...

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  • Holocaust in Poland

    The Holocaust in Nazi-occupied Poland took the lives of three million Polish Jews, destroying an entire civilization. Poles represented the largest number of people who rescued Jews during the Holocaust. To date, 6,135 Poles have been awarded the title of Righteous Among the Nations by the State of Israel 700 of which received their awards posthumously. Between October 1939 and July 1942 a sy...

  • Jews of Padua, Italy

    This is a project dedicated to the Jews of Padua, Italy. Katzenellenbogen tombstones The Italian Synagogue of Padua (1584) Jewish Physician Graduates University of Padua History of Padua Padua for centuries one of the most important Jewish communities of Italy, with the synagogue and cemetery, existed as early as 1300. The first Jew in Padua known by name was the physician J...

  • Goldsmiths and Silversmiths

    Bring your precious metal working ancestors on over to this project. Project collaborators, feel free to update the overview, especially the "notables" and "sources" sections. I hope from use of this project to see a human family history of working with gold and silver, through history and around the world. Profiles must be set to public. Goldsmiths from Wikipedia A goldsmith is a...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1849

    1849 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1849 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Revolutionary & Heroic Muslim Women Leaders

    Muslim Women Leaders & Activists Contrary to popular belief, Muslim women have served as revolutionary and heroic leaders. Yet this image is not what our history records or what our present reflects. For example, the current Prime Ministers of Bangladesh ( Sheikh Hasina Wazed ) and Mali ( Cissé Mariam Kaïdama Sidibé ) are Muslim women. Similarly, the current Presi...

  • Extraordinary Women of the Middle Ages

    Here we profile women who lived during the Medieval Period whose life stories were extraordinary: strong, brave, powerful, enduring women who faced challenges and hardships with passion and courage. Not only did these women leave a mark on history, but they were our ancestresses as well. The historical period for inclusion is broad and is roughly from about 500 to 1500 C.E. We will include wo...

  • Who's Buried Where in Britain? Sovereigns, Royalty and Nobility

    Who's Buried Where in Britain? Not only British People The object of this project is to show where famous, notorious, well known and historical people are buried in Britain. The people are listed in groups which will be added to, adjusted or split over time. These categories are not cast in stone and may well change as the project evolves. The project will be split into a number of conn...

  • 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...

  • Fake Profiles

    Purpose NOTE: This project was formerly known by the name: "Fake and Pretend Profiles on geni.com :) For the purposes of this project, " fake profiles " are defined as profiles that are fictional characters. Examples are characters from cartoon, movies, books, video games, TV, corporate advertising or other media. This project also includes profiles created by real users claiming to be fi...

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  • Halliste, Vana-Kariste, Eesti

    Vana-Karistega seotud info ja materjalid Vana-Kariste küla asub Viljandi maakonnas Halliste vallas. 2000. a. rahvaloenduse andmeil elab külas 95 elanikku. Kariste on paikkond Viljandi maakonnas. Ürikuis on 1551. a. mainitud Kariste järve (Karrische See) ning 1601. a. Kariste küla ja mõisa (Das Dorff Karris, Der Hoff Karries). Mõis rajati arva...

  • Jewish Families from Rohatyn, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Rohatyn, Ukraine (formerly Galicia). Please add Rohatyn families to the project. See also Rohatyn Page on JewishGen See Rohatyn Genealogy Group on Facebook

  • Notables in the Newspaper Business

    Notables in the Newspaper Business Famous Newspapers New York Times Owners William Randolph Hearst American newspaper magnate and leading newspaper publisher Rupert Murdoch Australian-American business magnate. He is the founder and Chairman and CEO of News Corporation, the world's second-largest media conglomerate. Adolph Simon Ochs American newspaper publisher and former...

  • Jewish Families from Bolekhiv (Bolechów), Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Bolekhiv (Bolechów), Ukraine. Please join and add your profiles to the project. Bolekhiv (Ukrainian: Болехів; Polish: Bolechów; Yiddish: באלעכאב) is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast (province) of Ukraine. It i...

  • Zimmermann - South African settlers

    Zimmermann settlers - South Africa Once researched the SV number for those who were Progenitors can be established according to their date of arrival in South Africa Reference “SA Genealogies” vol 17, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2008” Commencing page 153 Ernst Justinus Zimmermann from Bielefeld, Wesfale, Germany ✝ 6 11 1807 Ferdinand Fried...

  • Croatas en Chile / Hrvati u Čileu

    Inmigración croata en Chile La inmigración croata es una de las inmigraciones europeas más importantes en Chile. De acuerdo a ciertas estimaciones en la actualidad bordearía los 380.000 descendientes, lo cual equivale al 2,4% de la población del país. Otros autores afirman, en cambio, que cerca del 5,6% de la población chilena tendr�...

  • First Battle of Bull Run

    First Battle of Bull Run=First Battle of Bull Run, also known as First Manassas (the name used by Confederate forces), was fought on July 21, 1861, in Prince William County, Virginia, near the city of Manassas. It was the first major land battle of the American Civil War. Just months after the start of the war at Fort Sumter, the Northern public clamored for a march against the Confederate capi...

  • Charlemagne, Emperor of the West: Direct Family Line

    This project is to create a template to defer to for Charlemagne and his very immediate descendants. I'm still working on the grandchildren section. You're invited (begged!) to come & help, & add sources that you like to use; & engage in discussion whenever you think it needs to be updated with new research. Sharon Sources for Reference: (Please Add) Charlemagne's marriages & heirs ...

  • 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...

  • Iraqi Jewish Genealogy Portal

    History of the Jews in Iraq Wikipedia Iraqi Jewish Notables Ben Ish Chai בן איש חי Rabbi Yitzhak רבי יצחק Kaduri כדורי Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Mani Family Rabbi Eliyahu Mani

  • English and British Monarchs

    English and British Monarchs The goal for this project is to collect all profiles of English royality, clean up duplicates and ensure quality of the involved profiles. Kings of England 1 House of Mercia Offa (r. 757-796) 2 House of Wessex Egbert 802-839 Ethelwulf 839-856 Ethelbald 856-860 Ethelbert (r. 860-866) Ethelred (r.866-871) Alfred "The Great" 871-899 Edward...

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  • Riia Vaimulik Seminar 1846-1918 (Eesti)

    Riia Vaimulik Seminar (vene keeles Рижская духовная семинария, läti keeles Rīgas Garīgais seminārs) on Läti Õigeusu Kiriku vaimulik õppeasutus. Aastatel 1850–1919 oli see Ri...

  • Adoption & Genealogy

    Alex Haley ----- "In all of us there is a hunger, marrow-deep, to know our heritage - to know who we are and where we have come from. Without this enriching knowledge, there is a hollow yearning. No matter what our attainments in life, there is still a vacuum. An emptiness. And the most disquieting loneliness." ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Provenance and Images

    To investigate and cleanup images which may or may not actually depict the purported subject. © © 1909 : Jan Pieter VETH ‧ 1864-1925 ‧ kunst-schilder ‧ & ‧ © year : Tom HAARTSEN ‧ w:Ouderkerk a/d Amstel -NLD ‧ fotograaf ‧ || ‧ Coll.ABN‧AMRO ‧ Hist.Archief A'dam ‧ eigendom onbekend ‧ prov...

  • Utah War of 1857

    The Utah War , also known as the Utah Expedition , Utah Campaign , Buchanan's Blunder , the Mormon War , or the Mormon Rebellion was an armed confrontation between Mormon settlers in the Utah Territory and the armed forces of the United States government. The confrontation lasted from May 1857–July 1858. There were some casualties, mostly non-Mormon civilians, and the war had few notable...

  • Y-Haplogroup I2a2a4a (Z2054) Balogh

    Medieval German Ancestry, originated from Altmann von Friedberg Genus Balogh, Wikipedia Genus Balogh, Homepage Country: Kingdom of Hungary, Founded: c. 1046, Founder: Altmann von Friedberg Cadet branches: House of Baloghy, House of Szécsi, House of Derencsényi, House of Atfy,

  • Countries of Europe and their rulers

    The purpose of this project is to present all countries of Europe, existing as past, and theire rulers. The people will be presented in subprojects. This project and Noble houses of Europe should (in the very end) cover all the rulers of Europe seen from the side of one the countries, and two the ruling families. I hope many of you will join the work. - There is a long long way to the end!!...

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  • Working sensibly - The ABC of merges, merging and linking profiles

    This project replaces the need to send out countless private messages to those users whom create duplicate profiles on a regular basis. Although it is written with predominantly the South African part of the big tree in mind, it would also be relevant for older profiles (before Anno 1600). The cornerstone of GENI is the single tree of Everyone. Individuals that would like to create their own ...

  • Noble Houses of Europe

    The purpose of this Project is, with subprojects, to create a list of all noble houses of Europe. Its not the intention to have any profile links in this project, they will be made in subprojects.where also the branches and other lines will be listed. Alphabetical List of all Houses: The list is under construction - please edit A House of Abrantes (Portugese counts) ...

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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...

  • Suomi Finland -projects portal

    Work in Progress Detta är en portal där man samlar alla projekt som är relaterade till Finland This is a place where we collect all Finnish related Projects on Geni Finnish Coffee Corner En samlings plats för Geni användare med anknytning till Finland. Linka Projektet till rätt kategori Suomi Finland - Famous Descendants Svenska tiden ( ...

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  • The de Villiers Pama Numbering System

    Please VOTE for how we will in future use of the de Villiers Pama Numbering System (DVP) STEM asseblief vir die manier hoe Genealogie, in die Suid Afrikaanse boom, in die vervolg van die de Villiers-Pama Numering Stelsel (DVP), gebruik gemaak kan maak Voting is open for a 1 Month starting 30 July 2014 and will close 30 August 2014 Stemming is oop vir 1(een) maand beginnende 30 Julie 201...

  • Dutch Royal Family Genealogies

    Genealogy of the Dutch Royal Family In geni exist a lot of wrong relationships and double profiles for the House of NASSAU. This project aims to solve the problems and make a right pedegree. A basic reference genealogy can be found in: Hans HOOGENDOORN en Ernest KURPERSHOEK : Huizen van Nassau. Een gids langs de kastelen en paleizen van een vorstengeslacht ‧ A guide to the Castles ...

  • Familie/Family Ferreira

    Ferreira family in South Africa With aknowledgement to OC Ferreira author of Stamvader Ignatius Ferreira en sy nageslagte Photo/Foto: Standbeeld van Ferreira, die Graaf van Tenrugal, wat in 1876 deur die bekende Portugese beeldhouer, António Soares dos Reis (1847-1889), geskep is en in die Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis in Oporto uitgestal word. Foto: Instituto Portugu...

  • Reed / Read / Reade Family

    Researching your Reed / Read / Reade / Reede / Reid family? Join forces by collaborating and bring your profiles over (must be set to public). There are many distinct lines for this common surname and sometimes it's just as important to know who we aren't.

  • Chazzanut & Jewish Music Portal

    The importance of music in the life of the Jewish people is found almost at the beginning of Genesis. Musicians are mentioned among the three fundamental professions. Music was viewed as a necessity in everyday life, as a beautifying and enriching complement of human existence . Velvel Pasternak This project is just beginning, and all participation is welcome, as are any edits, additions,...

  • Jewish Community of Posen (Poznań)

    Poznań’s Jewish community was one of the earliest to be established on Polish soil; the first reference to Jews living in the town comes from 1379. Tradition dates the town’s synagogue to 1367, and the cemetery 1438. In the second half of the fifteenth century saw the establishment of Poznań’s famed yeshiva, known as Lomde Pozna . Tracing Jewish ancestors fr...

  • Early Families of Fenwick's Colony / Cumberland County, New Jersey

    The earliest permanent settlements in Cumberland County were along the Cohansey River. Between 1680 and 1700, settlers had begun to carve out of the South Jersey wilderness a home for themselves and their families. Meaningful permanent settlement in what is now called Cumberland County dates from 1675 when John Fenwick purchased his tenth of West New Jersey from Lord John Berkeley . Fenwick e...

  • Jews of Belarus

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

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  • Nobel Prize Winners in Economics

    Laureates 1969 : Ragnar FRISCH ‧ data? ‧ & Jan TINBERGEN ‧ 1903-1994 ‧ ontwikking-uitvoering dynamische modellen voor analyse economische processen ‧ development~ .. models for analysing economical processes — russian translation welcome —- spanish translation welcome — etc. — 1970 : Paul SAMUELSON ‧ data? ‧ -- w...

  • Notable Jews of Persia & the Arabian Peninsula

    Persian Jews یهودیان ایرانی‎ יהודי פרס‎ Persian Jewry Persian Jews (Hebrew: יהודי פרס‎, Persian: یهودیان ا&...

  • Morocco: Cradle of Jewish Scholarship & Art

    Jewish Genealogy in Morocco History of Jews in Morocco Visiting Jewish Morocco Jews first migrated to this area after the destruction of the Second Temple in Jerusalem, and a second wave migrated from the Iberian peninsula in the period immediately preceding and following the 1492 Alhambra Decree, when the Jews were expelled from kingdoms of Spain and Portugal. At its peak...

  • Jewish Community of the Philippines

    Jews in the Philippines? Moment Magazine---great read! Comparative Zionisms: Singapore and Manila Filipino Jewry In a paper by Jonathan Goldstein Shaping Zionist Identity: The Jews of Manila as a Case Study By 1920, Manila Jewry included the founder of the Makati Stock Exchange, physicians, architects, the conductor of the Manila Symphony Orchestra. The Philippines became the only Asian...

  • Seminole Wars

    (for complete description) The Seminole Wars, also known as the Florida Wars, were three conflicts in Florida between various groups of native Americans, collectively known as Seminoles, their allies, and the United States Army. The First Seminole War was from 1817 to 1818, the Second Seminole War from 1835 to 1842, and the Third Seminole War from 1855 to 1858. The first conflict with the Sem...

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  • Amherst College

    Amherst College== College is a private liberal arts college located in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States. Amherst is an exclusively undergraduate four-year institution and enrolled 1,817 students in the fall of 2012. Students choose courses from 35 major programs in an unusually open curriculum. Amherst is ranked as the second best liberal arts college in the country by U.S. News & World Re...

  • Jewish Families from Myslkovice (Miskowitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    A list of Jewish people living in Linz (Oberösterreich) 1866, some of them from Myslkovice. Page 37 This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the Bohemian village of Myslkovice (Miskowitz) in the Tabor district of Bohemia, Czech Republic. -------------------------------- Obec Myslkovice Pictures Jewish cemetery in Myslkovice

  • Jewish Families from Budapest, Hungary

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Budapest, Hungary. Jewish Families from Budapest Jewish Virtual Library Hungary's capital since 1873, Budapest, united the towns of Buda, Obuda and Pest, each with it's own Jewish community and history. Today, Budapest has one of Eastern Europe's largest Jewish communities with a population of 80,000. Jewish Budapest Today ...

  • NL : Mayor ~ Burgemeester ~ Maire ~ Schout

    NLD : Politiek Bestuur Rechtspraak Mayor ~ Burgemeester ~ Maire ~ Schout ~ Grietman ~ Baljuw ~ Schulte ~ . Inmiddels zijn diverse projectpagina's ontwikkeld voor alle Nederlandse provincies en kunt u uw profielen direct koppelen aan een provincie-overzicht Hierbij de beschikbare paragrafen: ZIE provincie GRONINGEN stad Groningen ZIE provincie FRIESLAND Leeuwarden ZIE pro...

  • Eesti Juudid - Estonian Jews - Эстонские Евреи

    Jews of Estonia History of the Jews in Estonia Family Name Directory General Family Names List Louis Kahn Prominent Architect Eri Klas International Concert Conductor Yuri Lotman Renowned semiotician, and cultural historian. Moses Wolf Goldberg Famous Chemist --------------------------------------- This project will be used to collect information on a...

  • Begraafplaats Zorgvlied ‧ NL ‧ Amstelveen

    Begraafplaats ZORGVLIED ‧ Amstelveen ) ‧ Begraven op Zorgvlied —A— Jan van AARTSEN ‧ 1909-1992 ‧ politicus Ab ABSPOEL ‧ 1925-2000 ‧ acteur Martinus Casimir ADDICKS ‧ 1887-1941 ‧ verzetsstrijder Ben ALBACH ‧ 1907-2007 ‧ toneelhistoricus Gerard Arnoldus Nicolaus ALLEBÉ ‧ 1810-...

  • Jewish Community of Treves / Trier, Germany

    TRIER (Trèves) city in Germany and formerly also a bishopric. Archaeological evidence seems to point to the presence of Jews in Trier as early as the end of the third century C.E. In its eventful history, Trier has served, among other purposes, as the seat of government for the Western Roman Empire; in the Middle Ages, it received the name “holy city”; it has survived many ...

  • Derechin, Belarus

    This project is one of the many town projects that have been created here on Geni. This town was known as Dereczyn, Poland between World War I and World War II.

  • Secret Swiss Holocaust-era Lifesaving El Salvador Citizenship Certificates

    A FORGOTTEN SUITCASE: THE MANTELLO RESCUE MISSION Around 2005, a woman found a mysterious suitcase in her basement in Geneva, Switzerland. Inside the suitcase were more than one thousand World War II-era certificates bearing the official seal of the Consulate of El Salvador. The certificates also featured the photographs of men, women, and children. What were these documents? Why were the dec...

  • Jewish Communities of the Borisov District, Belarus

    This is an umbrella project, listing all of the sub-projects on Jews from towns in the Borisov uezd (county) of the Minsk District of Belarus. Our goal is to set up a project page for each of the communities, and include links to families from those communities on the particular project page. For a good example of what can be done, see [ TBD ]. Shtetls of Belarus - Borisov JewishGen Bor...

  • Prêmio Jabuti de Literatura

    Projeto que reúne os ganhadores do Prêmio Jabuti de Literatura , o mais importante prêmio literário do Brasil. Lançado em 1959, foi idealizado por Edgard Cavalheiro quando presidia a Câmara Brasileira do Livro. Prêmio Jabuti de Literatura Categoria Romance 1959: Jorge Amado (1912-2001) 1960: Marques Rebelo (1907-1973) (*) 1961: Maria ...

  • Cidadãos & Descendentes Da Freguesia De Girabolhos, Concelho De Seia, Portugal

    This project intends to reunite past & present citizens of Girabolhos, Seia, Portugal and their descendants.

  • Ankara Jewish Families

    Gathering information on our ancestors who lived in Ankara until 1970. Yaakov Aglamaz ______________________ An Ağlamaz from Ankara Family Tree Aaron Arav Ağlamaz   Avraham Arav Ağlamaz Arav Ağlamaz History JEWISH ANKARA (Turk. Engürü, Rom. Ancyra, med. Angora), capital of the Republic of Turkey since 1923. A...

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  • Svećenici / Catholic priests from Croatia

    MAKARSKA DIOCESE is one of the oldest dioceses in Croatia. While, for example, the Zagreb diocese was founded 1094, Hvar 1147, Sibenik 1298, and Banja Luka and Mostar 1881., Makarska diocese was created before the arrival of the Croats on the Adriatic. It was first mentioned at a church council in ancient Salona 4th May 533, and some scholars believe that it is well established before that. Doc...

  • Katyń 1940

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

  • George's Personal Index of Projects

    In this project page, I offer an inventory of relevant Geni projects that I'm related to. Some of these projects have been started by myself, and I have joined other projects started by other enthusiastic Geni users like myself. In any case, virtually all these projects are (or can be) only successful through the dedication and motivation of the virtual teams we pull together on Geni (thanks to...

  • Jewish Community of Brody

    A city, where wisdom and wealth, Torah and understanding, commerce and faith are united ------ Nachman Krochmal , in a letter to Isaac Erter 1961 Please add your ancestors or heroes from Brody to the project. You can do so by "following" the project first, then "add a profile to project" from the "more actions" menu. 'In celebration of the town of Brody, Austria , present day Ukrain...

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