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  • Pioneers of Canada - Quebec

    Pioneers of Canada - Quebec Pictured right: Victor Begin was the only French Canadian officer serving in the NorthWest Mounted Police. and he had been with them for 15 years. If you would like to know a bit more, please consult the Skagway Historical Society which has posted a brief biography of Joseph Victor Begin. History: From New France to Confederation French colonization started w...

  • Canadian Prime Ministers

    Canadian Prime Ministers This project is focused on Prime Ministers of Canada and their families. The family trees of the more recent prime ministers can be a challenge to merge due to the number of living/private profiles. If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one of the Project Collaborators. Profiles for Canadian Prime Ministers: Sir Jo...

  • South African Progenitors - Matriarchs/Stammoeders

    South African Progenitors - Matriarchs/Stammoeders The object of this project is to examine the subject of Stammoeders, Matriarchs & Female Progenitors and define how we will use the terms on the South African Geni profiles for the immigrants who arrive in SA and started families. This is not as straight forward as it first looks, because the term for Stamvader / Male Progenitor (SV/PROG) a...

  • Jewish Families from Podivin (Kostel), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Podivin (Kostel) in the Czech Republic. Podivin (Kostel)'s Jewish community is said to be the oldest in Moravia. According to Cosmas of Prague (d. 1125), a Jew named Podiva founded (1067) the castle which was named after him "Podivin"; this is still the Slavic name of the town (Pertz, "Monumenta...

  • South African Settlers - British

    Early British Settlers in South Africa Purpose This is a project devoted to the British settlers/progenitors in South Africa. It has been set up primarily to accommodate those British Settlers who arrived before and after the 1820 Settlers. Please only add the profiles of the Progenitors who came from Britain - England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, although it may be necessary to have separ...

  • South African Progenitors - Stamvaders

    This is the 'umbrella' Progenitor Project that every South African male Progenitors (Stamvaders) should be added to first. See list of countries in alphabetical order below for projects for particular countries or people! See South African Progenitors - Matriarchs/Stammoeders for definitions of Stam Moeders/Progenitors/Matriarchs South African Progenitors The intention of this project...

  • 1820 British Settlers in South Africa

    Objective The purpose of this project is to record as many of the ORIGINAL settlers (Heads of the family groups) so that researchers can identify family lines and descendants. Secondly, current researchers who are descendants of the 1820 Settlers will be able to identify fellow researchers. Historical Summary Encouraged by the British government to emigrate to the Cape colony, the first...

  • Genealogia Paulistana

    Este projeto tem por objetivo documentar e transformar em MP os perfis dos casais que dão origem às famílias descritas por Luiz Gonzaga da Silva Leme (1852-1919) em seu trabalho Genealogia Paulistana . Propõe-se que, ao incluir um casal neste projeto, revise-se a descendência a partir do trabalho de Silva Leme, em busca de elos faltantes e perfis duplicados....

  • Nederlandse Bronnen (Dutch Sources)

    < BACK NL: Deze pagina biedt een overzicht van beschikbare genealogische bronnen in Nederland. Het is meteen een plek waar Nederlanders samenwerken aan een betere uitwisseling van bronnen en informatie. Voeg gerust goede bronnen toe - of start een 'discussie' voor overleg. Voor alle informatie, discussies, ideeën en projecten binnen het bredere nederlandstalige gebied (Nederland, Vlaan...

  • SAMEN-werkers ‧ NL * COL-laboration POOL NL ◦

    for all who write-a/o-read DUTCH Wanneer U de uitnodiging aanneemt Uw profiel aan dit project te linken, geeft u daarmee te kennen dat anderen U zonder referenties of uitgebreide motivatie-mail kunnen benaderen met een samenwerkings-verzoek. Dat helpt velen over de schroom om zomaar anderen in hun domein te halen. Overigens is het onderling een samenwerking aangaan nauwelijks een wijziging in...

  • Nederlands-Indische relaties

    Voorwoord, toelichting & inleiding NL: Er bestaan veel relaties tussen personen van Nederlandse en Indonesische afkomst. Deze projectpagina gaat deel uitmaken van een aantal die betrekking hebben op de Nederlands-Indische relaties in de loop der eeuwen. Zie daarvoor ook gerelateerde pagina's, die al zijn gestart. Bedoeling is dat men hier profielen kan plaatsen en vinden van personen die met ...

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  • Genealogy Specialists on Geni

    Meet some eminent genealogists , prominent pedigree website creators and exceptional family tree Bloggers who are on Geni . Please feel free to contribute additional geni members who are genealogy specialists with websites, or blogs to this project. Your assistance with this project would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. Project Photo ------------------------------------- ...

  • Nederlandse handleiding voor GENI * GENI voor DUMMY's

    Eenvoudig te begrijpen Nederlandstalige Gids voor Geni-gebruikers De koppeling/link naar deze pagina zal prominent bovenaan op het Nederlands portaal staan en aan nieuwe Nederlandstalige gebruikers (zodra we die ontdekken, medewerking en alerheid gevraagd!) worden toegezonden. De begeleiding zal gegeven worden door de Nederlandstalige curatoren en hun helpers uit hun eigen taalgebied. in on...

  • Born in Edsleskog

    Project goal To find all profiles of people born in Edsleskog between 1786 and 1920. And examine their relations to each other. Project description Assign profiles to the this project where birthplace has been specified to a certain cottage or village in the parish of Edsleskog and birthdate is verified from birth record books. Always add a short description of birth date and birth date t...

  • Spotsylvania Confederate Cemetery, Spotsylvania, Virginia

    Back To: (Find A Grave Project) Back To: (Historic Cemeteries, Virginia, USA) Back To: (Historic Cemeteries, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA) Back To: (Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA) Back To: (Commonwealth Of Virginia) Over To: (Find A Grave: Spotsylvania Confederate Cemetery) Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Imigrantes Alemães ao Brasil / German Immigrants to Brazil

    A imigração alemã iniciou-se em 1818 quando os primeiros colonos alemães são mandados para a Bahia. Em 1823, após a independência, foram criados os batalhões de estrangeiros, para garantir a soberania nacional. Então, a busca oficial por colonos (nesta fase, alemães) passou a ser uma política imperial. Em julho de 18...

  • Åmåls kyrkoherdar

    Vicars of Åmål This project will list and gather information regarding the vicars of the city of Åmål in Dalsland, Sweden. List of Vicars 16??-????: Olavus Laurentii Hjerpe 1674-1688: Jonas Olav Hammar (?-1688) 1688-1699: Thorstanus Andreae Eurelius (1660-1699) 1701-1716: Olavus Beronis Palin (?-1716) 1718-1746: Sven Dahlqvist (1652-1746) 1747-1757:...

  • Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg

    Sachsenhausen or Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg was a Nazi concentration camp in Oranienburg, Germany, used primarily for political prisoners from 1936 to the end of the Third Reich in May, 1945. After World War II, when Oranienburg was in the Soviet Occupation Zone, the structure was used as an NKVD special camp until 1950 (See NKVD special camp Nr. 7). The remaining buildings and grounds are now...

  • Hemman och torp i Mörskom före 1740 - Tilat ja torpat Myrskylässä ennen 1740

    Första huvudboken för Mörskom börjar 1740. På basen av dop-, vigsel- och begravningsböcker samt mantalslängder kan emellertid många av hemmanens tidigare inbyggare och deras släktskapsband rekonstrueras. Ett problem är att dopboken för åren 1734-1756 har kommit i oordning och bladen föreligger inte i kr...

  • Svenska apotekare

    Projektets syfte är att samla kunskaper om apotekare och apotekares villkor genom tiderna i Sverige. Med "Sverige" menas här de områden som varit under svenskt inflytande. Dvs bland annat under lång tid även nuvarande Finland, delar av Baltikum, och under tider även delar av norra Tyskland. Från början rekryterades utbildade apotekare fr&#...

  • Loksa kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Loksa kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Maetu otsing Billiongravesi andmebaasis -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projektiga liituda on...

  • Emmy Award winners

    Emmy, is a television production award, and is considered the television equivalent to the Academy Awards (for film) and the Grammy Awards (for music). External links International Emmy Award Winners USA Prime Time Emmy Award Winners USA Daytime Emmy Award Winners Canada - Gemini Award Australia - Logie Award

  • 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 ...

  • 2nd US Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    The 2nd Infantry Regiment is an infantry regiment in the United States Army that has served for more than two hundred years. It was constituted on 12 April 1808 as the 6th Infantry[1] and carries with other regiments the battle honors[2] of the original 2nd Infantry Regiment extending back to March 1791. What follows is a history of that original regiment and the new regiment still in existence...

  • Kommunismi mustad kuriteod (Eestis)

    Siia võiksid kuuluda need, kes on olnud represseeritud vene võimude poolt, aga ka need, kes on represseeritutega (vangi langenud, küüditatud vm vene võimu poolt ahistatud) lähedased, sugulased, hõimlased, naabrid, tuttavad, sõbrad jt represseeritute ja küüditatutega seotud inimesed. Paragrahv 58 ehk § 58 oli 1926. ...

  • 1820 Settlers - Bradshaw's Party

    Bradshaw's Party From The Settler Handbook by MD Nash Additional information from British 1820 Settlers to South Africa and South African Settlers The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no profile exists. To take part in any project - you do n...

  • American Civil War

    The American Civil War (1861–1865), also referred to as the War Between the States or simply the Civil War, was a civil war fought in the United States of America. In response to the election of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, 11 southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America ("the Confederacy"); the o...

  • South Africa - small trees - not connected

    South Africa - small trees - not connected to main tree Including Progenitors and settlers A vast number of South African Progenitors and their families have been added to Geni, and many of their descendants are active on the tree. This project is targeting families of those families or tree listed in various resources such as South African Genealogies/Families and Genealogies of the old ...

  • 1st Texas Cavalry (CSA), US Civil War

    1st Cavalry (McCulloch's Regiment; 1st Mounted Riflemen; 8th Cavalry Battalion), 1861-1862

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Daughters

    Appropriate Profiles This project is designed to link all proven DAR Daughters. It would be beneficial to potential Daughters and researchers to include the patriot's ancestor number somewhere in the "About Me" section of the daughter's profile along with their DAR member number. If you do not know the patriot's ancestor number, you can find it on this website . Famous Daughters Susan B...

  • Daughters of American Revolution

    The DAR is a "lineage" society. This means that each member has traced their family tree back to a point of having an ancestor who supported the cause of American Independence during the years 1774-1783. The profiles connected to this project has been confirmed as having met the criteria for membership.

  • Joining the DAR - Daughters of the American Revolution

    Geni members who are happy to help you find out if you can apply for membership in the DAR FAQ 1. Am I eligible to apply for membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution ? If you have at least one ancestor who contributed to the winning side in the American Revolution, and you can document your line of descent from that ancestor, then you are DAR eligible. "Any woman 18 year...

  • 1820 Settlers - Bowker's Party

    Bowker's Party Main reference The Settler Handbook by MD Nash The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no profile exists. To take part in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. See the discussion Project Help: ...

  • United States Navy

    This project is intended for all Naval personnel. Please feel free to include any that served the United States in this capacity from 1786 to Present. A separate project has been set up for those that served in the Continental Navy 1775 - 1785 . The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the Uni...

  • Jewish Families of Kargowa (formerly Unruhstadt)

    Kargowa is a small town in Western Poland near Babimost, a larger town. There is a town web site at www.kargowa.pl . Mention must be made of the murder by the Nazi's of many Jewish women and children during a Death March nearby to Kargowa. The town site at www.sztetl.org lists the following people who were murdered by the Nazi's: No. Surname Name Maiden name Date and place of birth Place of...

  • Dillard Family Cemetery, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA

    This project is to document interments in the Dillard Family Cemetery, Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Israel Prizes - פרסי ישראל

    The Israel Prize (Hebrew: פרס ישראל‎) is an award handed out by the State of Israel and is largely regarded as the state's highest honor. It is presented annually, on Israeli Independence Day, in a state ceremony in Jerusalem, in the presence of the president, vardithe prime minister, the speaker of the Knesset (Israel's legislature...

  • Korean War

    The Korean War (25 June 1950 – armistice signed 27 July 1953) was a conventional war between South Korea, supported by the United Nations, and North Korea, supported by the People's Republic of China (PRC), with military material aid from the Soviet Union. The war was a result of the physical division of Korea by an agreement of the victorious Allies at the conclusion of the Pacific Wa...

  • FTDNA Family Finder Matches

    FTDNA Family Finder 23andMe and Gedmatch matches: 207891 (Gábor Balogh) 239777 (Sándor Balogh) 307786 (Agnes Piszker) You are welcome to join my FTDNA family group here: [ ] This is a closed group, only with family (far or close) members. A Google Site with genealogy and genetics: [ ]

  • =Kapiteins in de familie

    Kapiteins in de familie ZUID-HOLLAND: Dordrecht ‧ Alblasserdam ‧ Nieuw-Lekkerland 1819-1869: Bron: Deel 2 ‧ Register van Bijl ‧ Koopbrieven 269 schepen Dordrecht Vrijmetselaars-Loge La Flamboyante ‧ oudste van twee loges in Dordrecht met momenteel ca. 50 leden ‧ v: Vlag A- D- R- betekenis nog nagaan, dacht steden-aanduiding.... —A...

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  • Neely Family - 1891 - Wastella Kansas Neely

    WASTELLA KANSAS NEELY February 21,1891 “Wasness” or “Cee Cee” July 29, 1983 92 years old By Doris Cornett (Bill’s wife) In collaboration with Bob Comett and from tapes made by Bill Cornett about 1990. Wastella Kansas Neely was born in Blount County, Alabama, on February 21, 1891. In later years she said she was one day older than George Washington. The bib...

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  • Inquisição Portuguesa (Portuguese Inquisition)

    O termo Inquisição refere-se a várias instituições dedicadas à supressão da heresia no seio da Igreja Católica. A Inquisição foi criada inicialmente para combater o sincretismo entre alguns grupos religiosos, que praticavam a adoração de plantas e animais e utilizavam mancias. A Inquisição medieval...

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  • 1st Missouri State Militia Cavalry (USA), US Civil War

    1st Regiment State Militia CavalryOrganized in Missouri at large February 3 to April 9, 1862. Companies "A" and "B" in Davies County, Company "C" in Sullivan County, "D" in Putnam County, "E" in Gentry County, "F" in Linn County, "H" in De-Kalb County, "I" in Harrison County and "K" in Lundy County. Company "L" organized in Andrew and Buchanan Counties and attached May, 1863. Company "M" organi...

  • Missouri in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Missouri who served in the Union Army. See Missouri (CSA) for units that served in the Confederate Army.

  • Westerbork

    The Westerbork concentration camp (Dutch: Kamp Westerbork, German: Durchgangslager Westerbork) was a World War II Nazi refugee, detention and transit camp in Hooghalen, ten kilometres north of Westerbork, in the northeastern Netherlands. Its function during the Second World War was to assemble Roma and Dutch Jews for transport to other Nazi concentration camps. On 15 December 1938, the Dutch ...

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  • Nova Scotia, Canada

    This project is to explore the connections of various people and families who lived in Nova Scotia, Canada Sources: Vital Records

  • Geni Polska

    Zapraszamy do uczestniczenia w projekcie Geni Polska - który ma na celu skupienie jak największej liczby polskich użytkowników Geni w celu lepszej i wydajniejszej współpracy! W przypadku jakichkolwiek pytań kliknij tutaj . For English language, please see In English thread in Geni Polska message board. Członków prosimy o zaprasz...

  • Lill

    Lõuna-Eesti piirkond. 1 liin, kes nime edasi kannavad ja selle selle liini järeltulijad.

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  • Tallinna Pärnamäe kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tallinna Pärnamäe kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Pärnamäe kalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing -----------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Japanese prisoners from Wake Island, Guam and Cavitie

    Still a Work In Progress I am adding names as I find them and if there is no profile for him on Geni, I am starting one If you have any information about anyone listed here, please add it to his profile Join this project (Actions > Join Project) if you would like to become part of it Wake Island is sometimes called the Alamo of the Pacific. It was attacked at the same time as Pearl Harb...

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  • Jews of Ohio

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Ohio . Subprojects: Jews of Cleveland and Jews of Cincinnati . Jewish settlement in Ohio paralleled the opening of new lands to the west of the Allegheny and Appalachian Mountains, the development of canals, roads, and later, railroads. The first documented Jewish settler in Ohio was an English watchmaker named Joseph Jonas ,...

  • Introduksjon til Geni.com - norsk

    I Norway For English speaking users with Norwegian relatives, see Norwegian Ancestry - information Dette prosjektet tar sikte på å forklare hvordan Geni fungerer, og være en veiledning til hvor man kan få hjelp. Om du nettopp er blitt lagt til i prosjektet av en Kurator, er dette for å gjøre deg oppmerksom på denne informasjonen. Legg gjerne ...

  • Jewish Communities of Slovakia

    This is an umbrella project for all of the Jewish communities of Slovakia. Alistál Banska Bystrica Bardejov Bratislava Dolni Kubin Dunajska Streda Galanta Giraltovce

  • The Pedigrees and Heraldry of the Murrays

    The Pedigrees and Heraldry of the Murrays The Heraldry of the Murrays with notes on all the males of the family, descriptions of the arms, plates and pedigrees by G Harvey Johnston The above ebook is available at openlibrary.org . 125 copies of the work were printed, of which 100 were offered to the public. The object of this project, which is based on the above publication, is to c...

  • 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...

  • Jewish Philippsborn/Philipsborn Family from Bentschen, Posen (Zbąszyń, Poland) and Descendants

    This project seeks to trace and connect people with the surname Philippsborn and variants Philipsborn and Phillipsborn, associated with the South Prussian town of Bentschen, Posen, modern-day Zbąszyń, in Nowy Tomyśl powiat or county. It is located close to the border of today's Germany. Earlier associated with the Kingdom of Prussia, the town became part of the Grand Duchy ...

  • Tallinna Metsakalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need, kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt " Tallinna Metsakalmistu " koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Tallinna Metsakalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis Tallinna Metsakalmistu Find A Grave andmebasis ----------------------------------...

  • Shipbuilders A.K.A. Shipwrights

    Shipbuilding is the construction of ships and floating vessels. It normally takes place in a specialized facility known as a shipyard. Shipbuilders, also called shipwrights, follow a specialized occupation that traces its roots to before recorded history. Shipbuilding is one of the oldest industries in the United States with roots in the earliest colonial settlements. Shipbuilding quickly bec...

  • Eesti juristid

    Koondame siia ka kõik Eesti notarid. Koondame siia ka kõik advokaadid

  • Legal Cases that Changed America

    In the United States courts play an important role in defining and interpreting statutes. Following English custom, lower courts are bound to follow the precedents of higher courts, and higher courts are (theoretically) bound to follow their own precedents. Some of the most important turning points in American history and culture have come out of court decisions. This is particularly true in ...

  • South African Stamvaders/Progenitors - establishing the "B" generation

    Establishing the "B" generation South African Stamvaders/Progenitors (SV/PROGs) Note - the image right is the project image and is not intended to be used as a "marker" on a profile. There is one that can be used - see photo-gallery. The purpose of this project ... ...is to work through the South African SV/PROGs to establish that the "b" generation de Villiers numbers (DVNs) are correc...

  • Svenska präster genom tiderna

    Uppdateringar Svenska präster genom tiderna Nytt projekt med tanken att samla alla kyrkans män (biskopar, kyrkoherdar, komministrar, kompastorer, teologer, teologiestuderande etc.) i Sverige och alla landskap som tillhört Sverige (exempelvis de i Finland och Baltikum) från reformationen och framåt. En avskrift av personens biografi från herdaminnen ...

  • Subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures

    Scope of the Project This project is to identify profiles who were subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures and attach an image of the caricature to the relevant profiles. The profiles themselves will not be attached to the project, just the image of the caricature. Each subject of a caricature listed below is attributed as follows: Date of Publication Name of Subject Caricature caption ...

  • Eesti diplomaadid

    Eesmärk Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti diplomaate (suursaadikuid, konsuleid, aukonsuleid jt) läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Allikad Eesti välisteenistus. Biograafiline leksikon. 1918-1940 Isikud (1918-1940) Voldemar Aders Friedrich Karl Akel Jüri Annusson Eugen Antson Karl Ast (Karl Rumor) Johannes Bauer

  • 20th Century British Politicians

    20th Century British Politicians This is a huge project as this list only represents MPs elected in 1945. There will of course be overlap over the years but still a massive undertaking. We welcome anyone who wishes to take part. Picture right: Tony Benn Constituency MP Party A Aberavon William Cove Labour Aberdare George Hall Labour Aberdeen North Hector Hughes Labour Aberdeen S...

  • Klompenmakers ‧ NL ‧ Gelderland

    Klompenmakers ‧ NL ‧ Gelderland alfabetisch P. BEEKHUIZEN ‧ 1920: Renkum->Dordrecht A.L. BROEKE ‧ 1917: Renkum->Wichmond fa. van de BUNT ‧ Nijkerk ‧ Harderwijk ‧ KvK&F1949-1963 A. LAMMERTINK ‧ 1918: Renkum->Arnhem B.J. LEENEMAN ‧ 1932: Renkum->Eemnes G. van de PEPPEL 1931: Renkum->Wageningen Derk van GORKUM ‧...

  • The Royal Society

    The Royal Society A Gathering of the greatest of minds. The Royal Society is a Fellowship of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence The Royal Society is a self-governing Fellowship of many of the world’s most distinguished scientists drawn from all areas of science, engineering, and medicine. The Society’s fundament...

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  • Jewish Exogamy

    The goal of this project is to pinpoint profiles on Geni where the "Jewish" tree intersects with others . (N.B. "Jewish exogamy" is the politically correct variant of "intermarriage.") Profiles must be set to "public." Collaborators, please feel free to update, adding resource links, images, documents -- and inviting more collaborators. And let's use "discussions" to share personal stories,...

  • Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery

    Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery , also known as the Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park , is located at 1218 Glendon Avenue in Westwood, 1218 Glendon Avenue, Los Angeles, California. It is one of many resting places of very famous and also somewhat famous people, There are actors and actresses, Pulitzer Prize winners, singers, musicians, pianists etc. For example, Marilyn Mon...

  • International Dutch Portal

    Tracing ancestors in The Netherlands and Flanders. (This portal is associated with the Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen , the portal for Dutch speaking Geni users) . This is the access point for the global Geni user community to the Dutch speaking users and Dutch-language sources. This portal helps you to find... Dutch-speaking users who can help you with your research access to onlin...

  • "All That Glitters..." MINING the world

    This is intended to be the Over-Arching Site Index of Geni projects about Mining across the world and across human history. America The California Gold Rush South Africa 'Diamonds & Dust; Gold & Ganja' - Mining South Africa Pilgrim's Rest History and Families of Kaapsehoop The Oppenheimers in SA British Isles the Bevin Boys Canada Fraser River British Columbia

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto

    This project aims to collect all of the profiles of persons who were inmates of the concentration camp Theresienstadt also referred to as Theresienstadt Ghetto located in what is now the Czech Republic. Overcrowding and disease During WWII, the ghetto Terezín (Theresienstadt) was one of the major sites of suffering and death for the Jews of the Bohemian Lands and several European cou...

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  • 1820 Settlers - Biggar's Party

    Biggar's Party Main referenceThe Settler Handbook by MD Nash The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no profile exists. To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. See the discussion Project Help:...

  • BALASSAGYARMAT - Jewish presence.

    My distant cousin and friend DAVID DEUTSCH is working feverishly on completing the genealogical Jewish tree of Balassagyarmat, Hungary. Anyone who has or had relatives who lived, worked, married or died there should help by adding the profiles of such people to this 'BALASSAGYARMAT PROJECT'. It is not enough for David's wishes to just have a Balssagyarmat Jewish tree. He would want to add stori...

  • Sultans of Aceh

    Aceh Sultanate, Keurajeuën Acèh Darussalam كاورجاون اچيه دارالسلام Sultanate of Aceh, officially the Kingdom of Aceh Darussalam (Acehnese: Keurajeuën Acèh Darussalam; Jawoë: كاورج...

  • Geni project guidelines

    This project sets out advice on how to create an effective project, including information on layout, style, and how to make a project clear, precise and relevant to the reader. The following guidelines have borrowed heavily from Wikipedia and modified for use on Geni. If you support the guidelines of this project, please join as a collaborator. General Projects should normally adhere to t...

  • Historical Look At Italian Families

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