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  • Notables of the Korean War

    The Korean War (25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between the Republic of Korea (supported primarily by the United States of America, with contributions from allied nations under the aegis of the United Nations) and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (supported by the People's Republic of China, with military and material aid from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). T...

  • Historic Buildings of Lanarkshire, Scotland

    Image left - Douglas Ruins and right - Douglas (Castle) Mansion House in 1890 Historic Buildings of Lanarkshire, Scotland Now North and South Lanarkshire See Historic Buildings of Britain and Ireland - Main Page This project needs developing - if you wish to work on it please contact Anne-Marie, June or Terry who would be delighted! The object of this project is to provide infor...

  • North Carolina

    Umbrella project for projects related to North Carolina - please link them in the "related projects" drop down box (on the right). Nickname(s): Tar Heel State; Old North State Motto(s): Esse quam videri: "To be, rather than to seem" (official); First in Flight No profiles please. From Wikipedia Spanish colonial forces were the first Europeans to make a permanent settlement in the ...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Sperstad, Rødøy, Nordland, Norge

    Sperstad mnr:91, gnr:32 Prosjektbeskrivelse Dette prosjektet skal gi en oversikt over gården Sperstad i Rødøy kommune. Herunder brukere av gården og ellers interessante hendelser. Navnet Sperstad Navnet staves ikke på spesielt mange måter. Sperrestad(1567), Sperstad, Spersta. Sperstad - formentlig av sporr - spurv, og da brukt som tilnavn p�...

  • Goldwater/Sischy/Clein family line

    This project will be to provide for collaboration on establishment and verification of the Joseph Goldwater family line.

  • Choate Rosemary Hall

    Choate Rosemary Hall Choate Rosemary Hall (often known as Choate; /tʃoʊt/) is a highly selective, private, college-preparatory, boarding school located in Wallingford, Connecticut. Its history, academic influence, and reputation make it one of the leading schools in the United States. It took its present name and coeducational system with the merger in 1971 of two single-s...

  • Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren of Queen Elizabeth II

    This project identifies the grandchildren and great-grandchildren of Queen Elizabeth II, Elizabeth By the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of Her other Realms and Territories Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith . Elizabeth II Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary, born 21 April 1926 is the reigning queen and head of state of...

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  • South African Y-DNA - Male Progenitors

    Y-chromosome DNA (Y-DNA) is passed from father to son along an all-male line (highlighted in blue in the illustration below). Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) is passed from mother to child along an all-female line (See South African mtDNA Progenitors ). Males pass Y-DNA to their sons, but do not pass mtDNA to their children. Your Y-DNA-line is therefore your father's father's father etc; and your Y...

  • South African British Settlers 1830 - 1900

    South African British Settlers - 1830 - 1900 inc. un-dated The purpose of this project is to list British settlers to South Africa between 1830 and 1900 (including those whose date of arrival has not yet been established). Once their date of arrival is known they can be added to one of the other projects listed at the bottom of this page if appropriate. To participate in any project - y...

  • Jewish Families of Czortkow

    This is a project for Jewish Families from the Galician town of Czortkow in what is now the Ternopil Oblast of Ukraine at 49°01'00 Longitude: 25°48'00. External Links: Czortkow Records on JRI-Poland.org Kehilalinks-Czortkow Czortkow on Wikipedia

  • Jewish Families of Zamość (Poland)

    Zamość is a town in what is currently the south-east of the Lublin Voivodeship in Poland. The first mention of Jews in Zamość dates from 1583 who were chiefly merchants from Turkey and Italy who had come to Zamość by way of Lwów. After 1620, another group arrived from Holland and Flanders, while the largest migration of Sephardic Jews to Zamo�...

  • Jewish Families of Gorlice

    GORLICE also called Gorlitza (Yiddish), Gorlits, Gorlitse Today Gorlice, Malopolskie, Poland - formerly Gorlice, Galicia, Austria 62 miles ESE of Kraków, 20 miles E of Nowy Sącz. Jewish Population in 1900: about 3,000 TIPS FOR JOINERS TO THIS GROUP press "actions" button in upper-right corner select "add profiles" pick everyone in your tree from Gorlice (Geni m...

  • Raasiku (Harju -Jaani) kalmistud

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Raasiku (Harju -Jaani) kalmistud" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Raasiku Vana Kalmistu Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. Asukoht kaardil: Raasiku uus kalm...

  • Jewish Families of Ternopil (Tarnopol), Ukraine

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

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  • Culver Academies

    Academies=Culver Academies is a college preparatory boarding school located in Culver Indiana which is composed of three entities: Culver Military Academy (CMA) for boys, Culver Girls Academy (CGA), and the Culver Summer Schools and Camps (CSSC).Henry Harrison Culver first founded Culver Military Academy in 1894 "for the purpose of thoroughly preparing young men for the best colleges, scientifi...

  • Aberdeenshire - Family Heads

    People Connected to Aberdeenshire - Scotland Historic County Image right - Aberdeenshire within Scotland in 1890 See also Aberdeenshire - Main Page People connected to Aberdeenshire can be placed in the following groups. Clans Clan Arbuthnott Clan Baird Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Aberdeenshire which covers the History of ...

  • Jewish Families of Bielsko-Biala

    Jewish Families from Bielsko-Biala Bielsko-Biala was established in 1951 with the amalgamation of two towns on the opposite side of the Biala River, Silesian Bielsko and Lesser Poland’s Biala. Jews settled in Bielsko as early as the second half of the 17th century but the community only began to grow significantly in the second half of the 19th century when trade and residence restri...

  • Jewish Families of Grodzisk Mazowiecki

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Grodzisk Mazowiecki, Poland. Grodzisk Mazowiecki is a town located 30 km. southwest of Warsaw. The town had a Jewish community and it had been the center of the Hasidic Grodzhisk dynasty, (Grodzisk Mazowiecki being pronounced as "Grodzhisk" in Yiddish.) Grodzisk was the birthplace of Kalonymus Kalman Shapira (1889-1943), also kno...

  • Heroes behind Nazi lines - Jewish Paratroopers of British Mandate Palestine - צנחני היישוב

    Jewish Paratroopers of British Mandate Palestine were a group of 250 Jewish men and women in Mandate Palestine who volunteered to join the British army and parachute into German-occupied Europe between 1943 and 1945. Their mission was to organize resistance to the Germans and aid in the rescue of Allied personnel. History Of the 250 original volunteers, 110 underwent training. Thirty-two ev...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Scotland

    World War One: Armed Forces - Scotland The British Army during World War One was fought by units which were made up exclusively of volunteers—as opposed to conscripts—at the beginning of the conflict. Because of the numbers involved this project is one of a number of projects where GENi profiles of World War One Armed Forces can be added. This project aims to honour the Scot...

  • Torah Luminaries / Roshei Yeshivot

    Roshei Yeshivot / Torah Luminaries Great intellects, profound thinkers, and master teachers who examplify the grandeur of the Torah in our century. Their very names inspire awe: Rosh yeshiva ראש ישיבה‎; is the title given to the dean of a Talmudical academy (yeshiva). The rosh yeshiva is required to have a vast and penetrati...

  • Hageri kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Hageri kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Asukoht kaardil: Hageri kalmistu, Hageri alevik, Kohila vald, Rapla maakond Heaks otsinguabiks klõpsa siia! Hageri kalmistu eeskiri Maetu otsing Fotokog...

  • Nord-Gudbrandsdal i eldre tider

    I Gudbrandsdalen har det bodd flere kjente slekter, og dette prosjektet forsøker rydde i linjene og kvalitetssikre innholdet. Fokus er på nordre og midtre del - foreløpig. Profilinformasjon Det er viktig at vi prøver bygge ut informasjonen for hver enkelt profil som omfattes av prosjektet, og fører opp lenker til primærkildene for profilene. Vi kan ...

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  • Kullamaa kalmistu

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

  • Eesti laulupidude üldjuhid

    allikas: Laulupeomuuseum veebis Eesti Laulupeod 1. Üldlaulupidu - 1869 Tartus Juhid Johann Voldemar Jannsen Aleksander Saebelmann-Kunileid 2. Üldlaulupidu - 1879 Tartus Juhid Karl August Hermann (koorid) David Otto Wirkhaus (puhkpilliorkestrid) Adalbert Hugo Willigerode (puhkpilliorkestrid)

  • Eesti koorijuhid ja dirigendid

    Kogume siia kokku kõik Eesti seostega koorijuhid ja dirigendid läbi aegade

  • Mihkli kalmistu

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

  • Kings of Arms, Heralds, and Pursuivants

    An officer of arms is a person appointed by a sovereign or state with authority to perform one or more of the following functions: to control and initiate armorial matters to arrange and participate in ceremonies of state to conserve and interpret heraldic and genealogical records. Traditionally, officers of arms are of three ranks: kings of arms , heralds of arms , and pursuivants ...

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

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

  • Helme kalmistu

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

  • 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...

  • Jews of Louisiana

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Louisiana . Notes From Pushcarts and Plantations: Jewish Life in Louisiana In the early 1700s, Sephardic traders journeyed up from the Caribbean and became the first Jews to settle in Louisiana. The small community thrived despite of the infamous "Black Code" of 1724 that officially expelled all Jews from the French colony....

  • Pirita kloostri kalmistu

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

  • Ilumäe kalmistu

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

  • American film actors

    For film actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American film actors are actors from the United States who perform on film. The cinema of the United States, often generally referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on cinema across the world since the early 20th century. Its history is sometimes separated into four main periods: the silent film era...

  • Mexican–American War

    The Mexican–American War , also known as the First American Intervention , the Mexican War , or the U.S.–Mexican War , was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution. Combat operations lasted a year and a half, from sprin...

  • Jewish Families of Jaworow, Poland

    This project aims to assemble all of the Jewish families from the town of Jaworow. We welcome collaborators. There are a lot of families to find and enter. Feel free to join the project and enter the names of families who lived in Jaworow. Go to ACTIONS (top right of the profile) click on ADD TO PROJECT. Select the project name that appears from the responsive check box and then DONE. Histo...

  • Jewish Families of Mirošov

    Mirošov (German: Miröschau) is a town in Western Bohemia, the Czech Republic (Plzeň Region, Rokycany District), 7 km southeast of Rokycany, 457 m. above sea level. Mirošov is located on the Skořický potok Stream that is joined by Příkosický potok Stream in the town's territory. In the east large forested complex of Brdy hills begins...

  • British Stage Actors

    British Stage Actors The purpose of the project is to compile a list of the most popular, renowned or famous British theatre or stage actors, and to add links to profiles on GENi where trees exist. The list is by no means complete so please add to it! To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions...

  • King And Queen County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • 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...

  • Cornish People

    Cornish people or Cornish (Cornish: Kernowyon) are an ethnic group associated with Cornwall, in the south west of Great Britain, administered as part of England, and a recognised national minority in the United Kingdom. The Cornish thus represent a distinct ethnic group within the UK, which can trace its roots to the ancient Britons who inhabited southern and central Great Britain before the Ro...

  • UK Portal - Scotland

    Fàilte ,welcome to the Scotland portal ! . 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 ancestors , open a discussion here and we all try to help Start your own related project. Add your profiles. Start or take part in a discussion. In this f...

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  • Banffshire - Historic County of Scotland

    Banffshire, Historic County of Scotland Main Page Work in Progress Some links are not yet active Administrative centre Banff Chapman County Code - BAN Famous for: Whisky distilleries Portsay marble Landmarks and Places of Interest Aviemore Area 1,668 Sq.km (644 sq.mi) Population Succeeded by From 1975 to 1996, the area of the previous co...

  • Mathews County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • U5a1b (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup U5a or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. How to Participate Geni Wiki Projects Page To participate in this project, join or follow the project, then add your oldest known ancestor who belonged to this haplogroup. The profile must be set to public in order to add it. Resou...

  • Notable Cornish Chileans

    C Enrique Cood 1826–1888 S Edmundo Searle 1893–1982 Wikipedia Chilean people of Cornish descent

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  • Purdue University

    University=Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana, is the flagship university of the six-campus Purdue University system. Purdue was founded on May 6, 1869, as a land-grant university when the Indiana General Assembly, taking advantage of the Morrill Act, accepted a donation of land and money from Lafayette businessman John Purdue to establish a college of science, technology, an...

  • Warren Commission

    Warren Commission The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy, known unofficially as the Warren Commission, was established by President Lyndon B. Johnson on November 29, 1963 to investigate the assassination of United States President John F. Kennedy that had taken place on November 22, 1963. Its 889-page final report was presented to President Johnson on September...

  • Vermeer family in Tilburg, Nederland

    These are the members of the Vermeer Family of Tilburg in Nederland. I started this project in memory of my uncle Jan (Johannes Henricus Vermeer). The first known person is Cornelis Jan Bartholomeus Vermeer, born before 1569 in Tilburg, See also

  • Folk Heroes

    What is a "folk hero?" Here's a definition from American Folk Heroes Folk heroes and heroines are not born as superstars. In fact they often begin life as everyday people who are transformed into extraordinary people by significant life events, often in response to social injustice, and sometimes in response to natural disasters. In all cases they are individuals who have found a way to a...

  • Earliest Photographed Ancestor

    Please add to the project your most distant or oldest ancestor for whom you have a photo. I will update the project photo for the oldest photographed person added to the project. The current project photo is Charlotte Aschoff (Lindemann) (1767-1837)

  • British Writers - Women

    British Writers - Women This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born women writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. How to add a link is explained in the attached document - Adding links to Geni profiles in projects. Referrences and Sources A Kia Abdullah (b.1982) British novelist, ...

  • 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,...

  • Birkbeck, University of London

    Birkbeck, University of London (formerly Birkbeck College, informally BBK), is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom, which specialises in evening higher education, and a constituent college of the federal University of London. It offers many Master's and Bachelor's degree programmes that can be studied either part-time or full-time, though nearly all teaching is in...

  • American Colonization Society

    American Colonization Society The American Colonization Society (ACS) (in full, The Society for the Colonization of Free People of Color of America), founded in 1816, was the primary vehicle to support the return of free African Americans to what was considered greater freedom in Africa. It helped to found the colony of Liberia in 1821–22 as a place for freedmen. Among its founders wer...

  • Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska

    Notables among the Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska. The Aleut (Unangax̂) 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...

  • Battle of Wyoming

    The Battle of Wyoming, or Wyoming Massacre, occured in the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania on July 3, 1778, between American Patriots and their Loyalist and Iroquois foes. At least 300 Patriots were killed in the battle.

  • Gårdshistorie. Talvik og Alta i Finnmark, Norge.

    (The text is written in Norwegian). Dette prosjektet inneholder gårdshistorie for området Talvik sogn og Alta sogn i vest Finnmark, Norge. De forskjellige bondegårdene og boplassene med beboere og grunneiere er beskrevet. Nålevende personer er ikke tatt med i prosjektet. Prosjektet er laget for å brukes i forbindelse med slektsgransking. Det er behov for &...

  • Historic Buildings of Argyllshire, Scotland

    Historic Buildings of Argyllshire, Scotland Now Argyll and Bute See also Historic Buildings of Buteshire See Historic Building of Britain and Ireland - Main Page Image right - Kilchurn Castle This project needs developing - if you wish to work on it please contact Anne-Marie, June or Terry who would be delighted! The object of this project is to provide information about histo...

  • Fake Titles

    After the medieval era, the exclusive right to confer nobility, titles, knighthoods and membership in Europe's state-recognized orders of chivalry was reserved to sovereigns. The International Commission for Orders of Chivalry (ICOC) maintains a list of which organizations they consider to be genuine chivalric orders. The ICOC also maintains a set of principles to evaluate whether a chivalric...

  • HistoryLink

    HistoryLink - Free Geni Research Tools History Search will compare your direct ancestors (and their siblings) to projects on Geni that focus on historical or famous individuals. It will list any matches found, the relation, and what projects they belong to. It can also search for master profiles, problem profiles, pending merges, and can create a simple visualization of tree completeness. Not...

  • University of Toronto

    Introduction The University of Toronto (U of T) is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It was founded in 1827 by a royal charter as King's College, the first institution of higher learning in Upper Canada. King's College was controlled by the Church of England until 1850, when the institution became secular and assumed its present name. The University of Toronto is a d...

  • Roman Catholic Church

    The Roman Catholic Church is the world's largest Christian church, with over a billion members. Led by the Pope , it defines its mission as spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ, administering its sacraments and exercising charity. The Roman Catholic Church is among the oldest institutions in the world and has played a prominent role in the history of Western civilization. It teaches that it is ...

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  • Roman Catholic Popes

    The Pope (from Latin: papa; from Greek: πάππας pappas, a child's word for father) is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the worldwide Catholic Church. In the Catholic Church, the Pope is regarded as the successor of Saint Peter, the Apostle. The current pope is Francis, who was elected on 13 March 2013, succeeding Benedict XVI. The office of the pop...

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  • Roman Catholic Antipopes

    An antipope (Latin: antipapa) is a person who, in opposition to a sitting Bishop of Rome, makes a widely accepted claim to be the Pope.[1] In the past, antipopes were typically those supported by a fairly significant faction of cardinals and kingdoms. Persons who claim to be the pope but have few followers, such as the modern sedevacantist antipopes, are not generally classified as antipopes, a...

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  • Roman Catholic Cardinals

    Introduction Cardinal, Wikipedia 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 th...

  • Augustins

    Sommaire On qualifie de manière imprécise d' Augustins l'ensemble des clercs réguliers vivant selon les principes définis par un texte appelé Règle de saint Augustin . Ordres masculins Les chanoines réguliers de saint Augustin (C.R.S.A.) Les ermites de Saint-Augustin (O.E.S.A.) L'ordre des Augustins récollets (O.A.R) Les Augu...

  • Missions étrangères de Paris

    Les Missions étrangères de Paris (MEP) sont une société de vie apostolique catholique basée à Paris ayant pour but le travail d'évangélisation dans les pays non chrétiens. Sources Site officiel Wikipédia Autres langues Deutsch Gesellschaft des Pariser Missionsseminars, MEP English Paris Foreign Missions Soci...

  • Ordre de Sainte-Ursule

    aussi/aka "Ursulines" Aperçu Overview L'Ordre de Sainte-Ursule est un ordre religieux catholique fondé en novembre 1535 à Brescia en Lombardie (Italie) par sainte Angèle Merici (1474-1540). Il se consacre principalement à l'éducation des filles ainsi qu'aux soins des malades et des nécessiteux dans de nombreuses maisons qui en vinrent à...

  • Congrégation de Sainte-Croix

    La congrégation de Sainte-Croix (CSC) est une congrégation catholique de frères et de pères spécialisés dans l'enseignement, fondée au Mans (Sarthe) en 1837 par le père Basile Moreau. Sources Wikipédia Autres langues Deutsch Kongregation vom Heiligen Kreuz, CSC English Congregation of Holy Cross, C.H.C. Españ...

  • Ordre Cistercien de la Stricte Observance

    aussi « Trappistes » / aka "Trappists" Aperçu Overview L'ordre cistercien de la stricte observance (en latin ordo cisterciensis strictioris observantiæ, en abrégé o.c.s.o.), dont les membres sont familièrement appelés trappistes, est un ordre monastique catholique qui forme, avec l'Ordre cistercien (en latin ordo cisterciensis, en abr&...

  • Ordre des Sœurs de la Charité de Montréal

    Sommaire Overview L'Ordre des Sœurs de la Charité de Montréal, initialement les Sœurs de la Charité de l'Hôpital Général de Montréal, est une congrégation religieuse catholique romaine fondée par Marie-Marguerite Dufrost de Lajemmerais d'Youville en 1737. Les Sœurs de la Charité de Montréal sont ...

  • Ordre des frères mineurs

    Sommaire Overview Wikipédia L'Ordre des frères mineurs (OFM) (en latin : ordo fratrum minorum), dont les membres sont couramment appelés Franciscains, est un ordre religieux catholique né en Italie sous l'impulsion de François d'Assise en 1210. À l'imitation du Christ, les membres tentent de vivre une vie de grande pauvreté et simplicité...

  • Ordre des Chartreux

    Sommaire Fondé par Saint Bruno de Cologne , aussi connu sous Bruno le Chartreux. Sources Ordre des Chartreux, Wikipédia Mots clés Keywords Deutsch : Kartäuser, OCart English : Carthusian Order, Carthusians, O.Cart. Español : Orden de los Cartujos, O.Cart. Français : Ordre des Chartreux, o.cart. ou Cart. Italiano : Ordine cert...

  • Oblats de Marie-Immaculée

    Introduction Les missionnaires Oblats de Marie Immaculée, en latin Oblati Mariae Immaculatae (abrégé OMI), est une congrégation religieuse catholique fondé à Aix-en-Provence le 25 janvier 1816 par saint Eugène de Mazenod (1782-1861), prêtre français du diocèse de Marseille. L'ordre, qui jusque là s'appelait la Soci...

  • Institutum Saeculare Pius X

    Aperçu L’Institut Séculier Pie X est une Famille apostolique fondée par le père Henri Roy, à Manchester, New Hampshire (États-Unis) en 1939. Les membres consacrés et associés cherchent par 100,000 moyens à ce que Jésus soit mieux connu, aimé et servi. Par leur implication dans divers milieux, les voilà ...

  • Frères mineurs récollets

    Introduction Les Frères mineurs récollets (ou simplement: les Récollets) étaient les membres de l’Ordo fratrum minorum recollectorum (la) (traduit littéralement: Ordre des frères mineurs recueillis1). Ils appartenaient à la tendance dite « observante » des franciscains, l'ordre religieux inspiré par saint Franç...

  • Frères mineurs capucins

    Les Frères mineurs capucins (en latin : Ordo Fratrum Minorum Capuccinorum, abrégé en OFM Cap.) forment l'une des trois branches masculines du Premier Ordre de la famille franciscaine, approuvé comme véritable Ordre de saint François en 1517 par le pape Léon X. De nombreux frères provenant presque tous de la branche de l'Observance et s�...

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  • Compagnie des prêtres de Saint-Sulpice

    La compagnie des prêtres de Saint-Sulpice, appelés aussi sulpiciens, est une société de vie apostolique catholique fondée en 1645 à partir de la Île-de-France paroisse de Saint-Sulpice à Paris] par Jean-Jacques Olier de Verneuil (1608-1657). Ses membres sont appelés des sulpiciens, menant une vie commune sans vœux. À...

  • Christian Martyrs

    A Christian martyr is a person who is killed for following Christianity.

  • Persons of National Historic Significance - Canada

    Persons of National Historic Significance are people designated by the Canadian government as being nationally significant in the history of the country. Approximately 70 nominations are submitted to the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada each year. Désignations are made by the Minister of the Environment on the recommendation of the Monuments Board of Canada. A person is eligi...

  • The Royal Society of Canada

    La Société royale du Canada : Les Académies des arts, des lettres et des sciences du Canada Overview From the Society's official website The Royal Society of Canada (RSC): The Academies of Arts, Humanities and Sciences of Canada was established in 1882 as the senior Canadian collegium of distinguished scholars, artists and scientists. It is Canada’s National Ac...

  • Ordre royal et militaire de Saint-Louis

    L’ordre royal et militaire de Saint-Louis est un ordre honorifique français créé par un édit de Louis XIV du 5 avril 1693 pour récompenser les officiers les plus valeureux. Les récipients sont appelés « Chevalier de Saint-Louis ». Wikipédia

  • Collection «Allaire»

    Jean-Baptiste-Arthur Allaire Jean-Baptiste-Arthur Allaire (22 juillet 1866 – 9 octobre 1943) est un prêtre et un historien québécois. Auteur de plusieurs ouvrages au sujet des membres du clergé québécois, ses volumes demeurent des références aujourd'hui. Œuvre Dictionnaire biographique du clergé canadien-fran&#...

  • Torma kalmistu

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

  • Randvere kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Randvere kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Randvere Peetri kirik on ehitatud aastatel 1848-1852, kalmistu rajatud aastal 1803. EELK Randvere kogudus tegutseb iseseisvana aastast 1823. Randvere kalmistu Ma...

  • The People in Sculptures and Statues

    'Langues Gens et personnalités représentés dans les peintures et sculptures. // La gente y las personalidades representadas en pinturas y esculturas. // Persone e personaggi rappresentati in dipinti e sculture. // Personen und Persönlichkeiten in Gemälden und Skulpturen vertreten.

  • 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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  • 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...

  • American Gangsters of the 1920s and 1930s

    Scope of project This project seeks to identify American gangsters during the Prohibition era of the 1920s and 1930s. Overview A gangster is a criminal who is a member of a gang; some gangs are considered to be part of organized crime. Gangsters are also called “mobsters,” a term is derived from "mob" and the suffix "-ster." The terms "gangster" and "mobster" are mostly us...

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  • Canadian War Dead from the Sporting World

    This project highlights the Canadian men and women who served and lost their lives during wartime after particular success in the sporting world. Among those Canadians who served were renowned athlètes who had competed in sports at various levels including interscholastic, Olympic and Professional teams or events.

  • Pioneers of Canada - Nova Scotia

    Pioneers of Canada - Nova Scotia People Settlement and Immigration The French who established the first successful settlement of Europeans in the province at Port-Royal in 1605 named it Acadia, from the name assigned to the coast by Giovanni da Verrazzano. Lasting British settlement did not occur until the founding of Halifax in 1749 by Governor Edward Cornwallis who brought with him some...

  • Pioneers of Canada - New Brunswick

    Pioneers of Canada - New Brunswick Exploration When the French attempted settlement, first at the mouth of the St Croix River in 1604 and later at Port-Royal, they were welcomed by the Micmac, who taught them how to survive. After the French had shifted their interest to Québec, the native people helped a few young men who remained, including Charles de Saint-Étienne de La Tou...

  • Pioneers of Canada

    Pioneers of Canada This project will act as an umbrella project for all province's pioneers. The Settlement of Canada: An Overview By Ève Préfontaine North America was inhabited when Europeans first officially arrived in the 16th century. About 300,000 Aboriginal peoples were living in different areas of this vast territory at that time. The first inhabitants Abori...

  • Canada Books of Remembrance

    Les Livres du Souvenir, Canada Introduction The seven Books of Remembrance lie in the Memorial Chamber in the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill. Together, they commemorate the lives of more than 118,000 Canadians who, since Confederation, have made the ultimate sacrifice while serving our country in uniform. To learn more about the history of each book, consult the Veterans Affairs Canada we...

  • Huguenots et Calvinistes de la Nouvelle-France

    Objet Le but de ce projet est de mettre en valeur les huguenots et calvinistes de France qui ont émigrés en Nouvelle-France, incluant le Québec et l'Acadie. Ce projet est en construction. Il y a beaucoup de travail à faire. Nous allons donc commencer par y ajouter des sources. Entre-temps, tout profile d'une personne connue comme huguenot, calviniste ou protest...

  • Detroit in History and Commerce, 1891

    Detroit in History and Commerce was written by James J Mitchell and published in 1891. This book provides a snapshot of Detroit in 1891, its history, businesses, prominent buildings and portraits of noted businessmen. The purpose of this project is to create profiles for these prominent Detroit businessmen from 1891 and to connect them to the Big Tree. This project serves as a valuable resour...

  • Waterloo Campaign (15 June - 8 July 1815)

    Waterloo Campaign (15 June - 8 July 1815) The Waterloo Campaign (15 June - 8 July 1815) was fought Between the French Army of the North and two Seventh Coalition armies, An Anglo-allied army and a Prussian army. Initially the French army was commanded by Napoleon Bonaparte, but he left for Paris after the French defeat at the Battle of Waterloo. Command then rested on Marshals Soult and Gro...

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