Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • DNA Primer - A portal for genetic genealogy

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

  • Order of the Eastern Star

    The Order of the Eastern Star is a Freemasonry-related fraternal organization open to both men and women. It was established in 1850 by Boston, Massachusetts lawyer and educator Rob Morris, a former Freemason official. The order is based on teachings from the Bible,[1] but is open to people of all religious beliefs. It has approximately 10,000 chapters in twenty countries and approximately 500,...

  • Kamenka, Каменка, Baehr, Bähr

    Under construction. Collaboration and support are welcome. Kamenka (Bähr); Russian - Каменка Kamenka, Каменка, Baehr, Bähr Ancestors and Descendants Project . . . Project Photo History of Kamenka. KAMENKA HISTORY . . . KAMENKA, was founded in the year...

  • 19th Century British Politicians

    19th Century British Politicians Picture to right: William Tatton Egerton The list below is from Wikipedia UK MPs 1801–02 . Although there will be duplications through the years this is still a huge project and this list is just for starters. Please remember to add profiles to the umbrella project British Politicians and try to create a hyperlink to Geni profiles for the names listed...

  • British Peers and Baronets

    The British Peers and Baronets Project seeks to bring together all persons in (or from) the United Kingdom with hereditary titles, excluding monarchs (who are already compiled under the " English and British Monarchs " Project). The term "British" in this context is understood to include all titled peers and baronets in the United Kingdom (this includes all of Great Britain -- England, Scotla...

  • Eesti näitlejad

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti näitlejaid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Samuti sobivad siia kõik muud teatritega seostuvad isikud: lavastajad, teatrite juhid, teatriteadlased, teatrikriitikud jne. Hakatuseks wikipediast Eesti näitlejate kategooria Viide Wikipediasse Eesti näitlejate loend (need kelle kohta on lugu Wiki...

  • Disasters in the Netherlands

    The great plague (Pest) hit Europe in 1348 - 1352. Many episodes would follow. Here an overview can be found of disasters in the Netherlands including many outbreaks of the Pest. The aim of this project is to connect profiles of people who died prematurely of the plague, cholera and diftery Boeken Leo Noordegraaf en Gerrit Valk, 1996. De gave Gods. De pest in Holland....

  • Jewish Families from Lipník nad Bečvou (Leipnik), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Lipník nad Bečvou (Leipnik) in the Czech Republic. This video describes the history of the town and its Jewish community. LIPNIK NAD BECVOU (Czech. Lipník nad Bečvou; Ger. Leipnik), town in N.E. Moravia, Czech Republic. A synagogue is first mentioned there in 1540, ...

  • Cover of Time magazine

    Time was first published in 1923. As Time became established as one of the United States' leading newsmagazines, an appearance on the cover of Time became an indicator of a person's notability, fame or notoriety. Cover of Time magazine ( Project Photo from Time Magazine cover February 21, 2011 ) Lists of People on the Cover of Time Magazine List of People on the Cover of Time Ma...

  • Jewish Soldiers in World War I (1914-1918)

    At the outbreak of the war, the Jews, eager to demonstrate their loyalty to their respective countries, rallied to the war effort. Initially the Jews in Russia were no exception, but when the policy of deportation was implemented, many Jews began to pray for the victory of the Central Powers. Nevertheless, about half a million Jews donned Russian uniforms. On the opposite side, almost 100,000...

  • Narva-Jõesuu kalmistu

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

  • Geni's Global Plaza

    Welcome to Geni's Global Plaza pick your table and read through this special menu full of Global ingredients from all over the Big Geni World Tree Bon Appetit! Connecting to the Big Tree The goal of Geni is to create a single, accurate family tree that connects all members, with no duplicates. project manager: Erica Howton

  • Eesti teater

    Kuna eesti näitlejatel on eraldi projekt, siis siia koondame eesti teatritega seotud inimesed läbi kõikide ajajärkude: teatrilavastajad ja dramaturgid -koreograafid ja balletitantsijad, ballettmeistrid, -repetiitorid, -suflöörid, -dirigendid, -koormeistrid, -orkestrandid ja -kontsertmeistrid, -kunstnikud ja -dekoraatorid -teatripedagoogid, -...

  • RODGER Family

    Research into the RODGER branch of the family tree.

  • LAW Family

    Research into the LAW branch of the family tree.

  • Jewish Families of Bělá nad Radbuzou (Weißensulz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    The project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Bělá nad Radbuzou (Weißensulz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Canada

    World War One: Armed Forces - Canada=The British declaration of war automatically brought Canada into the war, because of Canada's legal status as a British dominion which left foreign policy decisions in the hands of the UK parliament.Please link any GENi profiles of Canadian Servicemen to this project. From Canada: 418,035 served of a total 628,964 in arms.On August 5, 1914, the Governor Gene...

  • World War One - Casualties

    Casualties of World War One See also - World War 1 Main page The aim of this project is to record the fatalities of World War 1 by country. Africa - 10.000 South Africa - 7.000 Lieutenant Douglas Bayley de Bruyn Royal Lancaster Regiment, transferred to 35 Squadron Royal Flying Corps. Killed in a flying accident in Thetford, 27th May 1916, aged 20. Shirley Spiro 1916, British...

  • Battle of the Somme - 1 July 1916- 14 November 1916

    Battle of the Somme The Battle of the Somme (French: Bataille de la Somme, German: Sommeschlacht), also known as the Somme Offensive, took place during the First World War between 1 July and 14 November 1916 in the Somme department of France, on both banks of the river of the same name. The battle consisted of an offensive by the British and French armies against the German Army, which, sin...

  • Jewish Families from Třebíč (Trebic, Trebitsch), Moravia

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Třebíč (Trebic, Trebitsch) in the Czech Republic. See Trebic cemetery database . Jehuda Adler ( -1838) Bernard Austerlitz (1785-1871) Bernhard Bachrach (1801-1877) Abraham Bäck (1809) Samuel Barth ( -1801) Bella Elisabeth Bassist (1808-1882)

  • Memorial to European Rabbis that Perished in the Holocaust

    Books and web sites about Rabbis that Perished in the Holocaust: Dr. Pnina Mysels wrote about Rabbis that perished in the Holocaust ( "רבנים שנספו בשואה "). The bibliography for that site More data about the Holocaust victims can be found in the Yad VaShem Data Base . Here I'd like to ...

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  • Centenarians

    Centenarians 100 ~ hundred ~ C ~ hundert ~ Jahrigen~Centenaires~Signerad EN : Until recently, living to 100 was considered a rare phenomenon. Within the past few years, however, with several hundred people reaching the century mark each month, scientists and laypeople alike are beginning to look upon these oldest of the old as beacons guiding us to a new, longer lived age. DE : Bis vor ...

  • Skärgårdshavets och Finska vikens lotsar - Saaristomeren ja Suomenlahden luotsit

    Lotsväsendet expanderade på 1700- och 1800-talen. Den svenska skärgårdsflottan var i behov av lotsar. Många söner till före detta båtsmän tog upp yrket som lots och Lönen var 1 tunna råg + att man fick fiska på statens vatten efter 1808, då Ryssland utvecklade lotsväsendet vidare. Intressanta L&#...

  • Reich Refugees during Holocaust 1933-1945

    The idea of this project is to include "all" refugees from the Holocaust who managed to emigrate from Europe to safe countries, and to connect these immigrants to their families in Europe. Holocaust & Reich Refugees & Emigrés 1933-1945 List of Project Profiles Nazi Regime GenocideTimeline , Interactive Timeline The German Nazi persecution started with the Nazi boycott of Jewi...

  • Jeppe High School for Boys

    Collecting profiles of people connected to Jeppe High School for Boys in Johannesburg, South Africa (past & present; famous and ordinary; male & female) Looking for help adding profiles and text. Just request to collaborate. (Top right: on the drop down menu when you click on the tab). If you want to add text to this or any project; here's how: Starter Kit for How To Add Text to Projects ...

  • causae mortis

    —2015-aug-12-wo-12:25+GMT-summer~time—jM-Vu---WIE helpt documenteren?— Doods‧oorzaken CoD : Causes of Death ~ Todes‧ursache ~ CdM : causas de mortalidad ~ CdD : Causes de Décès ~ NL-VL-SA- doodsoorzaak : Uitspraak: ˈdotsorzak doodsoorzaken Zelfst. Naamw. oorzaak van iemands dood de doodsoorzaak vaststellen ZIE o.a. ...

  • Jewish Families from Boskovice (Boskowitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Boskovice ( Boskowitz ) in today's Czech Republic. Boskovice is located in the Drahanska Highlands of Moravia about 35 km north of Brno, near Prerov and Olomouc (which also had Jewish communities). The former Jewish ghetto in Boskovice is well signposted. There is a small Jewish Museum at 6 Plac...

  • Benham Park, Berkshire, England

    Benham Park, Berkshire, England The original township of BENHAM seems to have consisted not only of the present township of Marsh Benham in this parish, but also of the township or tithing of Hoe Benham in the adjoining parish of Welford (q.v.). Certain lands here, granted in 956 by King Edwy to his servant Elfsy, were given by the latter to the abbey of Abingdon, and the bounds of the townsh...

  • Wellington, New Zealand

    Wellington has a long and colourful history. Maori legends date back as far as 950 AD when Kupe first discovered Wellington. In the 1840s european settlers began to arrive and colonise the region. Later the seat of government of New Zealand would move from Auckland to Wellington, to become the capital city as it remains today. Naming of Wellington The harbour that surrounds Wellington c...

  • Jewish Families from Plzeň (Pilsen), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Bohemian town of Plzeň (Pilsen) in the Czech Republic. PILSEN (Czech Plzeň), city in W. Bohemia, Czech Republic; its Jewish community was one of the earliest in Bohemia. The first documentary record is a decree of 1338, signed by *Charles IV, in which the city's administrators were ordered, under p...

  • Jewish Communities in Bohemia and Moravia, Czech Republic

    This is an umbrella project, listing all of the sub-projects on Jews from towns in Bohemia and Moravia in the Czech Republic. 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 Kojetín , Koloděje , Lomnice , Praha/Prag/Prague and Tuč...

  • Jewish families Wielkie Oczy

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Wielkie Oczy, Poland A Story of the Jews of Wielkie Oczy YouTube Video Rabbis of "BIG EYES" Wielkie Oczy רבני וייעלקאצי Location: Coordinates: 50°1′22″N 23°9′44″E Wielkie Oczy [&#x...

  • The Black Death

    The purpose of this project is to pull together profiles of people directly affected by the Black Death. Across Asia and Europe, at least a third of the population died, more in some places, less than others; the population of the Old World fell from an estimated 450 million to 350-375 million people. Add in profiles of people who died during the plague years of the Black Death; they won't al...

  • New Zealand Pioneer Families 1800-1900

    This project is to catalog the first generation of immigrants to New Zealand in the 19th century, and to organise the information and place them into the ships they arrived on. Please add your pioneer ancestors to the project by going to their profile, click "actions" click "add to project". Please make sure the profile is set to public. all Kiwis are welcome join and contribute :) Families...

  • Rabivere Polli- Jaani järglased.

    Siia projekti on oodatud kõik Polli- Jaani järglased. Polli- Jaan: 4.07.2015 toimub järjekordne Mesila suguvõsa kokkutulek. Kõik kes teavad ennast olevat siia projekti lisatud isikute järglased, on oodatud ka kokkutulekule. Lähem info: ja -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • JACK Family

    Research into the JACK branch of the family tree

  • CRAWFORD Family

    Research into the CRAWFORD branch of the family tree.

  • New Zealand Politicians

    List of New Zealand politicians, all parties. Picture: Michael Joseph Savage the first Labour Prime Minister of New Zealand. He was given the title New Zealander of the Century by The New Zealand Herald in 1999.

  • 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...

  • Jewish families from Tachov (Tachau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Tachov (Tachau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic Jewish settlement in Tachov is thought to date back to the 13th century, and documentation of its existence dates back to the 15th century. An old synagogue from the 16th century that had been rebuilt several times was destroyed by fire in 1911 and subsequently demolished. The ...

  • Glamorganshire - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Glamorganshire - Wales Welsh - Sir Forgannwg or Morgannwg Image right - Henry Austin Bruce, 1st Baron Aberdare Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please add information about people of renown connected to Glamorganshire, Wales. If...

  • Anglesey - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Anglesey (Sir Fôn) Image right - Hugh Griffith Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please add information about people of renown connected to Anglesey, Wales. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to t...

  • Anglesey - Family Heads

    People Connected to Anglesey (Sir Fôn) People connected to Anglesey can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Anglesey (Link to follow) which covers the History of Anglesey and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category. Families with their roots in Anglesey. Please add th...

  • Denbighshire - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych) Image right - Humphrey Llwyd (1527-1568) Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please add information about people of renown connected to Denbighshire, Wales. If the person has a profile on Geni please add...

  • British Writers: T - Z

    British Writers: T - Z This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (A - C) : (D - G) : (H - K) : (L - P) : (Q - S) : (*T - Z). How to add a link is explained in the ...

  • Anglesey - Historic County of Wales

    Anglesey (Sir Fôn) - Historic County of Wales Main Page Work in Progress For Historical information about Anglesey visit Historic Anglesey Link to follow - including connections to Historical figures, Gentry and political people connected with Anglesey. For Information about research in the County and Families Researched on Geni (Including Emigrants) go to Anglesey - Family Heads...

  • World War II

    World War II , or the Second World War (often abbreviated as WWII or WW2 ), was a global war that was under way by 1939 and ended in 1945. It involved a vast majority of the world's nations—including all of the great powers—eventually forming two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most widespread war in history, with more than 100 million people servi...

  • Montgomeryshire - Historic County of Wales

    Montgomeryshire (Sir Drefaldwyn) - Historic County of Wales Main Page Succeeded by Powys Work in Progress For Historical information about Montgomeryshire visit Historic Montgomeryshire Link to follow - including connections to Historical figures, Gentry and political people connected with Montgomeryshire. For Information about research in the County and Families Researched on Geni (I...

  • World War I

    World War I ( WWI ) was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. It was predominantly called the World War or the Great War from its occurrence until the start of World War II in 1939, and the First World War or World War I thereafter. It involved all the world's great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies (based o...

  • 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,...

  • Notable Orators

    Notable Orators An orator, or oratis , is a public speaker. An orator may also be called an oratorian — literally, "one who orates". In ancient Rome, the art of speaking in public (Ars Oratoria) was a professional competence especially cultivated by politicians and lawyers. As the Greeks were still seen as the masters in this field, as in philosophy and most sciences, the leading Rom...

  • Ancient Rome

    Ancient Rome was a civilization that grew out of a small agricultural community, founded on the Italian Peninsula as early as the 10th century BCE. Located along the Mediterranean Sea, and centered at the city of Rome, it became one of the largest empires in the ancient world. In its centuries of existence, Roman civilization shifted from a monarchy to an oligarchic republic to an increasingl...

  • Famous First

    Famous First There always is a very first for everything. This fun fact project is a collection of famous first profiles, Who was the first person to? The aim of this project is to create a collection of all those people who were the first. Feel free to add profiles that are not listed yet. Famous Firsts up to 1199 Late 800s Alfred the Great - First King of England 1141 (disputed)...

  • Merchants

    merchant is a businessperson who trades in commodities produced by others, in order to earn a profit. The status of the merchant has varied during different periods of history and amongst different societies. Merchants have often been the subject of works of art.There are two types of merchant.A wholesale merchant operates in the chain between producer and retail merchant, typically dealing in ...

  • Jewish Communities in Romania

    This is an umbrella project for all of the Jewish communities in Romania. Alba Iulia Arad Bacău Bârlad Botoșani Brăila Brașov București (Bucharest)

  • Jewish Families of Kraków (Poland)

    Krakow was one of the largest Jewish centers in Poland/Galicia. Founded before the end of the first millennium, the city of Krakow (Cracow), located today in southern Poland, served as the seat of the Piast Dynasty and eventually as the capital of the Polish Kingdom until the early 17th century. After the third partition of Poland in 1795, Krakow became the seat of Galicia province in the Aus...

  • Is there a Doctor in the house?

    Do you have medical practitioners in your family?==Add profiles and trace the professionThis project is to trace the medical profession in families. With the use of " History Link " and, profiles added here, you will be able to find, at a glance, how many in your family chose this career of healing.== History Link History link is a project and application that allows you to see at a glance, you...

  • Bridgewater College

    [ ]Bridgewater College, is a private, coeducational, four-year liberal-arts college located in Bridgewater, a town in Rockingham County, Virginia, United States. Established in 1880, Bridgewater College admitted women from the time of its founding and was the first private, co-educational, liberal arts college in Virginia to do so.[2]Located in the scenic and historic Shenandoah Valley, Bridgew...

  • Barrister

    barrister (also known as barrister-at-law or Bar-at-law) is a type of lawyer in common law jurisdictions with a split legal profession, usually of greater value. Barristers specialize in courtroom advocacy and litigation. Their tasks include taking cases in large tribunals, drafting legal pleadings and giving expert legal opinions. Often, barristers are also regarded as legal scholars.Barrister...

  • Middle Temple

    The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, commonly known simply as Middle Temple, is one of the four Inns of Court exclusively entitled to call their members to the English Bar as barristers, the others being the Inner Temple, Gray's Inn and Lincoln's Inn. It is located in the wider Temple area of London, near the Royal Courts of Justice, and within the City of London. The following notabl...

  • American slave owners

    American slave owners or slaveholders were owners of slaves in the United States which typically worked either as agriculture laborers or house servants. The practice was common until its abolition in 1865 with the end of the Civil War and the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution. gi List of notable slave owners For a complete list, please see: American slave owners ...

  • German Americans in the Civil War

    German-Americans in the American Civil War were the largest ethnic contingent to fight for the Union. More than 200,000 native Germans served in the Union Army, with New York and Ohio each providing ten divisions dominated by German-born men. German-American army units Approximately 516,000 (23.4% of all Union soldiers) were German Americans; about 216,000 of these were born in Germany. N...

  • Migranten uit Nederland

    Medewerkers welkom, zowel voor vertalingen als zoeken naar bestemmingen. Later eventueel sub-project-pagina's voor b.v. verdeling naar TIJD, FAMILIENAAM, stad, provincie, land of werelddeel van BESTEMMING of HERKOMST, afhankelijk van type groei van deze pagina. NL : DOEL is het zoeken en vinden elders te vergemakkelijken door o.a. samenwerkingen met Geni-gebruikers in betreffende land met...

  • 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...

  • Church of the Brethren members

    The Church of the Brethren is a Christian denomination with origins in the Schwarzenau Brethren (German: Schwarzenauer Neutäufer 'Schwarzenau New Baptists') that was organized in 1708 by Alexander Mack in Schwarzenau, Germany. The Brethren movement began as a melding of Radical Pietist and Anabaptist ideas during the Protestant Reformation. The first of its churches in the United States ...

  • Geni Curators

    A list of the areas on the tree that Geni Curators work in, by location. Geographical regions Regions are those set-forth by the United Nations. For a full listing, please visit here . Africa Eastern Africa June Barnes : Zambia and Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Alastair Honeybun : Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Pam Karp : Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Middle Africa June Barnes : Central African Republ...

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

    This project is used to relate all units from Indiana who served in the Union Army. Indiana in the American Civil War on Wikipedia See also on the Internet: Civil War - Indiana : Indiana's role in the Civil War, including a Soldier Search and Indiana Regimental Histories. Civil War Regiment Recruitments by Indiana Counties : Placement of recruitment of Indiana's Civil War regiments an...

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  • State of Massachusetts

    About the Massachusetts project The Massachusetts project is created in order to facilitate those researching ancestors or relatives in Massachusetts or elsewhere in the world but with roots or relatives in Massachusetts. We encourage everyone with links in Massachusetts to communicate and explore a common ancestry -- and to add the tag "Massachusetts" to any relavent projects. In this po...

  • New Zealand Portal

    Kia ora! Welcome to the Aotearoa New Zealand Portal. This is the gateway for New Zealand users for resources and information to aid you in your search for your ancestors, and to promote cooperation in building the New Zealand shared family tree on geni. For assistance with building your tree feel free to contact me: Jason Wills New Zealand Projects on Geni Notable New Zealanders If yo...

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  • Quakers on Barbados

    This Project is to find our Quaker Ancestors on Barbados. Feel free to join and bring your ancestor profile along. Quakers on Barbados 1655 Quakers Mary Fisher and Ann Austin traveled to Barbados and are said to have been the first Quakers in America. "The island of Barbados was during the 17th century the great port of entry to the colonies in the western world. In the last half of...

  • Republic of Texas

    A project for those who have family members who go back to the days of Mexican Texas and the Republic of Texas. Mexican Texas is the name given by Texas history scholars to the period between 1821 and 1836, when Texas was governed by Mexico. The Republic of Texas was an independent nation in North America, bordering the United States and Mexico, that existed from 1836 to 1846. Mexican Tex...

  • Personalidades Brasileiras

    Este é o primeiro projeto brasileiro criado no Geni. Por ser o primeiro, é o mais abrangente possível: qualquer personalidade pública brasileira, histórica ou atual, pode ser aqui incluída. Parece natural que o projeto, no futuro, desmembre-se em vários outros. A categorização feita aqui na descrição do projeto ir&#x...

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

    This project is used to relate all units from Connecticut who served in the Union Army.

  • Journalists, Columnists and Reporters

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

  • Dartmouth College

    Dartmouth College Dartmouth College (commonly referred to as Dartmouth ( /ˈdɑrtməθ/ DART-məth) is a private Ivy League research university located in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States. The institution consists of a liberal arts college, the Geisel School of Medicine, the Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business, as well as 19 gradu...

  • United States House of Representatives from Washington

    List of United States Representatives from Washington=

  • Lublin Ghetto גטו לובלין

    The Lublin Ghetto was a World War II ghetto created by Nazi Germany in the city of Lublin in occupied Poland, on the Nazi-administered territory of the General Government. Its inhabitants were mostly Polish Jews, although a number of Roma were also present. The Lublin Ghetto, set up in March 1941, was one of the first Nazi-era ghettos in occupied Poland to be "liquidated". In November 1942 ar...

  • Beckett Hall, Berkshire (now Oxfordshire), England

    Beckett Hall Berkshire (now Oxfordshire) Beckett Hall (or Beckett House) is a country house at Shrivenham in the English county of Oxfordshire (formerly in Berkshire). The present house dates from 1831. History This ancient historical manor is first mentioned in the Domesday survey, and acquired by King John in 1204. The King holds Scrivenham in the demesne [domain] that King Edward hel...

  • Suicide in response to Nazi oppression

    Rather than face deportation and murder, a number of victims of Nazi oppression committed suicide. For example, in the wake of Germany's annexation of Austria, hundreds of Jews took their own lives. Today this final act of desperation is seen as an act of resistance, of an attempt at some sort of self-determination by the victims of Nazi oppression. This project seeks to collect the profiles of...

  • Lost Along the Way: Mormon Pioneers on the Westward Journey

    This is a Master Project designed to honor Mormon Pioneers who died along the trail; there is a sub project specifically for the tragedy of the Martin/Willey Handcart Company - Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company of 1856 . "That the struggles, the sacrifices, and the sufferings of the faithful pioneers and the cause they represented shall never be forgotten." - Winter Quarters Monument The Mormo...

  • Cónsules de Inglaterra en Chile, Siglo XIX

    Listado de Cónsules de Inglaterra en Chile durante el Siglo XIX Proyecto creado por Jaime Ross(c) , 10/01/2015 The function of the consuls was fulfilling a function of assisting the British commercial expansion and in its fundamental connection with the Foreign Office, had the duty to compile detailed reports on navigation and trade in their distritos.En theory, such reports should con...

  • United States Cabinet Members

    The United States Cabinet (usually referred to as the U.S. President's Cabinet or simplified as the Cabinet) is composed of the most senior appointed officers of the executive branch of the federal government of the United States. Its existence dates back to the first American President, George Washington, who appointed a Cabinet of four people (Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson; Secretary of...

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  • Dachau Concentration Camp - מחנה הריכוז דכאו

    Dachau concentration camp was the first Nazi concentration camp opened in Germany, located on the grounds of an abandoned munitions factory near the medieval town of Dachau, about 16 km (9.9 mi) northwest of Munich in the state of Bavaria, which is located in southern Germany. Opened 22 March 1933 (51 days after Hitler took power), it was the first regular concentration camp established by th...

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  • Bearwood College, Berkshire, England

    In about 1830, John Walter (1776–1847), owner of The Times newspaper, purchased the 5,000-acre (20 km2) estate in which the school is now located. His son, also called John Walter (1818–1894), employed architect Robert Kerr to build a mansion within it as his country seat. Erected 1865–74, it is one of the largest Victorian country houses in England. Nikolaus Pevsner descri...

  • Colonial American Ministers

    This project commemorates colonial clergy for their roles as founders and leaders of the first American communities. The first clergy in America led bands of followers across the Atlantic and acted as leaders in every area of life — as educators, judges and heads of government — during America’s formative years. Bring your "Reverend" ancestors on over! To be eligible, par...

  • Origens do Nome Almeida

    O Brasão da Família Almeida foi concedido a 1/3/1494. BRASÃO DE ARMAS: De vermelho, com uma dobre cruz acompanhada de seis besantes, tudo de ouro; e bordadura do mesmo. Timbre: uma águia estendida de vermelho, ou de negro, carregada de nove besantes de ouro, três no peito e três em cada asa, no total com nove besantes. Felgueiras Gayo no Nobili�...

  • Basildon Park, Berkshire, England

    A brief history of Basildon, Berkshire Basildon is a Thames-side Parish in the Royal County of Berkshire, lying between Pangbourne to the south and Streatley to the north and some 8 miles west of Reading. It has a population of 1600 and comprises some 3,500 acres. Nowadays it is best known for Basildon Park, a National Trust property, built by John Carr of York between 1777-1783 for Sir Fra...

  • Jewish Families from Dambořice (Damboritz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    Representative profiles of the Jewish families of Dambořice: Aron Aschkenas (1806) Jacob Böhm Jacob Breichenstein Moritz Dukes (1811) Isak Fillenz (1780) Salomon Fink (1786) Benjamin Fuchs (1779) Jacob Gobler (1788) Jacob Gottlieb

  • Jewish Families from Pohořelice (Pohrlitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Pohořelice (Pohrlitz) in the Czech Republic. POHORELICE (Czech Pohořelice; Ger. Pohrlitz), village in S. Moravia, Czech Republic. It had one of the most ancient Jewish communities in Moravia, and according to legend, the oldest. Although the earliest known documentary evidence for ...

  • Corkonians

    Corkonians This project is a collection of profiles of notable people born in County Cork Ireland. Historical and/or political Anthony Barry - Politician, photographer Batt O'Keeffe - government minister Brendan Ryan - Senator and lecturer at CIT Cornelius Lucey - Bishop of Cork and Ross Daniel Florence O'Leary - South American brigadier general Daniel Mannix - Archbishop of M...

  • Ambassadors of the United States

    Ambassadors of the United States Ambassadors of the United States to individual nations of the world, to international organizations, to past nations, and ambassadors-at-large are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate. Jon Huntsman - China Gary Locke - China General Walter Bedell Smith - Soviet Union Thomas J. Watson Jr - Soviet Union

  • Librarians

    This is an international project. Feel free to add translated "overview" pages & project titles. Project collaborators, please go ahead editing or adding to the project overview. Please add Geni profiles of book keepers, archivists, professional librarians, etc to this project (profiles must be set to public). From A Brief History of Librarians The Earliest Libraries Libraries in the We...

  • Poets

    A poet's work can be literal, meaning that his work is derived from a specific event, or metaphorical, meaning that his work can take on many meanings and forms. Poets have existed since antiquity, in nearly all languages, and have produced works that vary greatly in different cultures and time periods. Throughout each civilization and language, poets have used various styles that have changed ...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Mary & Jane, 1633

    =================== MARY AND JANE, ___ Rose , master...came from London and brought 196 passengers, a number came from Kent.........only 2 people listed : -- William Coddington Mrs. Mary Coddington Collier and his family came to Plymouth in 1633 on an unknown ship, possibly the ship Mary and Jane, which sailed from London in March, 1633.

  • Jewish Communities in Hungary

    This is an umbrella project for Hungarian Jewish town projects. Balassagyarmat Budapest Gyomore Mako Miskolc Nagykőrös Szécsény Szeged

  • First Ancestor to Immigrate to U.S.A.

    Purpose A project intended to list ancestors that were the first to immigrate to the United States of America. Many managers place a profile picture similar to the one on the right on their ancestor that emigrated from another country and arrived in U.S.A to build a new life. This project creates a data base of those pioneers. Links History of Immigration to the United States Ellis Is...

  • Peeblesshire - Historic County of Scotland

    Peeblesshire, Historic County of Scotland Main Page Work in Progress - to be enlarged/expanded - place holder Some links are not yet active Administrative centre Peebles Chapman County Code - PEE Gaelic Name Siorrachd nam Pùballan Area - 548 Square miles Highest Point: Broad Law, 2754 feet. Famous for: Landmarks and Places of Interest Traquair House; ...

  • SCOTLAND, United Kingdom - Place Projects

    SCOTLAND, United Kingdom - Place Projects This is a sub-project of International Places Project Index Every person is born somewhere, marries, lives, works and dies somewhere. Places are a key component to family history research. This project aims to be the starting point in your search for a place in SCOTLAND on Geni to discover more about your ancestors. If a place you are looking for in...

  • Orkney, Historic County of Scotland

    This is the Umbrella project for Orkney Related Projects Medieval Orkney Norse Earls of Orkney Orkney - Family Heads Orkney - Famous People Historic Buildings of Orkney OrkneyHistorical Page to follow Orkney Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Orkney, Historic County of Scotland Main Page Work in Progress

  • Kilmashogue Cemetery Interments

    This project is an effort to list and connect all of the people interred in Kilmashogue Cemetery

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