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  • Winter Haven/Eloise,Polk County,Florida

    Project for those from Winter Haven/Eloise,Polk County, Florida

  • Murphy, Cherokee County, North Carolina

    This is for people from Murphy,Cherokee County ,North Carolina

  • Hunnewell,Shelby County,Missouri

    This is for people who came from Hunnewell, and within Shelby County, Missouri

  • Minor Hill,Giles County, Tenneese

    Project for those from Minor Hill,Giles County,TN.

  • Alabama in the American Civil War (C.S.A.) 1861-1865

    [ ] This project is used to relate all units from Alabama who served in the Confederate Army.

  • Lord Mayors of London

    Overview and Scope of Project The goal of this project is to bring all the Lord Mayors of London at one meeting place. wikipedia: wikipedia: Note: the position of Lord Mayor of London is NOT the same as Mayor of London The incumbent Lord Mayor of London is Michael Bear The incumbent Mayor of London is Boris Johnson - Wikipedia Boris Johnson is a Mayor of London and NOT a Lord ...

  • USA Portal

    About the United States Portal The United States portal is created in order to facilitate those researching ancestors or relatives in the United States or elsewhere in the world but with American roots. We encourage everyone with links in the United States to communicate and explore a common ancestry. In this portal you will find sources and discussions that will help you with your resear...

  • Northeastern University

    From the Wikipedia article on Northeastern University . Northeastern University (NU or NEU) is a private, research university in Boston, Massachusetts, established in 1898. It is categorized as a RU/H Research University (high research activity) by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs leading to doctoral d...

  • Goldsmiths and Silversmiths

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

  • Unconnected Trees

    Key Profiles Two separate lists - please add each profile to both - the 1st in alphabetical order by SURNAME, and 2nd in alphabetical order by COUNTRY of BIRTH. (This may be harder to establish and may have to go under more than one country in some cases). Please use the format used below. The numbers in the [square brackets] are [Family tree/Blood relatives] Alphabetical order by surname...

  • Artists (Painters)

    This project is designed to capture artists (painters) other than Contemporary Artists, New and Modern Masters, and Old Masters that are included in other geni.com projects: Contemporary Artists New and Modern Masters Old Masters Painting is the practice of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium to a surface (support base). The medium is commonly applied to the base with a bru...

  • Oxfordshire - Famous People

    Oxfordshire - Famous People Oxfordshire has many notable people associated with it. Listed Alphabetically by surname- The following people of renown were either born or lived in Oxfordshire or are strongly associated with Oxfordshire. How to add a link is explained in the attached document - Adding links to Geni profiles in projects. Oxfordshire Blue Plaques Board Custos Rotulorum of ...

  • Writers

    Writers Definition (Oxford Paperback Dictionary Thesaurus 2001) A writer is a person who has written a particular text, or who writes books or articles as an occupation - the thesaurus lists author, bard, composer, dramatist, journalist, littérateur, novelist, playwright, poet, wordsmith. Please link the profiles of writers to this project and consider whether they could also b...

  • British Writers: L - P

    British Writers: L - P 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 ...

  • Biographers

    Biographers A biographer is someone who writes, composes or produces a biography. A biography is an account of a person's life written, composed or produced by another person. Someone who writes their own biography an autobiographer . Plutarch of ancient Greece was one of the earliest biographers and his work ‘Parallel Lives’ , one of the earliest known biographies. Biog...

  • Novelists

    Novelists This is a universal project for profiles of Novelists on GENi A novelist is a person who writes novels A novel is a book length narrative, normally in prose, which describes fictional characters and events, usually in the form of a sequential story. Fictionality is most commonly cited as distinguishing novels from historiography. References and Sources List of Novelists ...

  • COL-laboration POOL Netherlands, Flemish & Dutch

    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...

  • 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...

  • D4m8 Alang Mat Shah & Teh Rafeah

    Projek menjejaki keturunan Alang Mat Shah dan Teh Rafeah(Moyang Kecik)

  • Cartoonists

    A cartoonist is a person who specializes in drawing cartoons. This work is usually humorous, mainly created for entertainment, political commentary or advertising. Throughout the 20th century, cartoons were widely published in print media of various kinds, featured in magazines such as The New Yorker and Punch and distributed to newspapers through such organization as King Features Syndicate. T...

  • California Governors

    The Governor of California is the chief executive of the California state government, whose responsibilities include making annual State of the State addresses to the California State Legislature, submitting the budget, and ensuring that state laws are enforced. There have been 39 governors; many have been influential nationwide in areas far-flung from politics. Leland Stanford founded Stan...

  • California Gold Rush

    The Gist: All people associated with the California Gold Rush era. Brief History In January of 1848, James Marshall had a work crew camped on the American River at Coloma near Sacramento. The crew was building a saw mill for John Sutter. On the cold, clear morning of January 24, Marshall found a few tiny gold nuggets. Thus began one of the largest human migrations in history as a half-mil...

  • Australian Pioneers

    This project is to compose a complete list of ships to Australia and their passengers 1787 First Fleet HMS Sirius HMS Supply Alexander Charlotte Friendship Lady Penrhyn Prince of Wales Scarborough Golden Grove Fishburn Borrowdale 1789 Second Fleet Lady Juliana Guardian Justinian Surprize Neptune Scarborough 1791 Thi...

  • Mercer University

    University=Mercer University is the oldest private university in Georgia; its main campus is in Macon, Georgia, United States.Mercer enrolls more than 8,500 students in 12 colleges and schools: liberal arts, business, engineering, education, music, continuing and professional studies, law, theology, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, and health professions. Mercer undergraduates enjoy small classes (...

  • Worthies/Knights of Devon

    See entire digitized version of book here THE WORTHIES OF DEVON . A WORK, WHEREIN THE LIVES AND FORTUNES OF THE MOST FAMOUS DIVINES, STATESMEN, SWORDSMEN, PHYSICIANS WRITERS, AND OTHER EMINENT PERSONS, ==Natives of that most Noble Province== FROM BEFORE THE NORMAN CONQUEST, DOWN TO THE PRESENT AGE, ARE MEMORIZED, IN AN ALPHABETICAL ORDER, OUT OF THE MOST APPROVED AUTHORS, BOTH IN ...

  • 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�...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Uttakleiv, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad GÅRDSNR. 23 Flæsa GÅRDSNR. 15 Gjerstad GÅRDSN...

  • Rowe Family of Devon and Cornwall

    See the Select Surnames: Rowe Notables Charlie Rowe , Peter Pan in Neverland , a prequel to author J.M. Barrie's classic, Peter Pan, sweeps in time from the turbulent seas of the pirates of the Caribbean and the back alleys of Dickensian London to a world of pure imagination.

  • Devon - Family Heads

    People Connected to Devon People connected to Devon can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historical Devon which covers the History of Devon and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category. Families with their roots in Devon. Please add the earliest head of the family to the lis...

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  • Cornwall - Family Heads

    People Connected to Cornwall People connected to Cornwall can be placed in the following groups. Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historic Cornwall which covers the History of Cornwall and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category. Families with their roots in Cornwall. Please add the earliest head of the fami...

  • Notable Retailers

    The object of this project is to catalogue notable retailers or business magnates, founders of big chain stores etc., linking them to profiles and trees on GENi. These giants mostly started out as ordinary shopkeepers. The project is international. See also Shopkeepers where you can add profiles of those who were the backbone of society - ordinary shopkeepers. Note: Links in bold are to G...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Bolton 1840

    The Bolton departed Gravesend on 19, November, 1839 and arrived at Port Nicholson on 30 April, 1840, with Captain John Percival Robinson in command. Cabin Passengers Butler Rev John Gare 57 Hannah 62 Miss Hannah 22 Churton Rev John Frederick 41 Mary Alexander 11 Catherine 10 Alice 8 Jane 6 Marion 4 Mary 2 Char...

  • Tanners

    TANNER, n. One whose occupation is to tan hides, or convert them into leather by the use of tan. Tanners might operate as a small business but most worked in tanneries, to tan the skins and hides of animals, converting them into leather. The leather was used primarily for making boots and shoes but doublets and jerkins were also made of leather. In ancient history, tanning was considered a ...

  • Saddle and Harness Makers

    harness saddle is an element of horse harness which supports the weight of shafts or poles attaching a vehicle to a horse. Like other types of saddle, it lies on the horse's back directly behind the withers, often has an internal supportive framework, often called a saddle tree, and usually is secured on either side by a girth passing beneath the horse. Unlike riding saddles, it is an integral ...

  • Current World Leaders

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

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  • American Continental Army

    Continental Army was formed after the outbreak of the American Revolutionary War by the colonies that became the United States of America. Established by a resolution of the Continental Congress on June 14, The Continental Army consisted of soldiers from all 13 colonies, and after 1776, from all 13 states. When the American Revolutionary War began at the Battles of Lexington and Concord on Apri...

  • Svenska färgare

    Projektet ”Svenska färgare”. Det här avser att – till att börja med – vara ett högst anspråkslöst litet projekt där jag samlar ihop de färgare jag har i mitt släktmaterial. Med tiden kanske jag lär mig lite mera om gruppen ”färgare”, och då kan det bli dags att g...

  • Geni Top 10 Lists

    This project recognizes the best parts of Geni and its top contributors. For your family group, you can find some of these at Awards . To suggest a profile for any category, or to suggest a new category, or to request to be listed anonymously, please contact Randy Schoenberg . If a separate project where you can find more detailed information for a particular category exists, the link is provid...

  • Ehrentafel Rheinhausen Mitkämpfer und Gefallene

    Ziel: Alle Namen auf die Liste, mit alle Geni Profile zu verbinden über dieses Projekt.

  • Children's work; Jewish children in hiding

    ‘Kinderwerk’ is the name of the resistance movement during World War II, entirely devoted to bringing in hiding Jewish children, which was carried out mainly by students. They were four resistance groups working closely together to collaborate on the basis of data Walter Süskind of the Jewish Council could forge when he was appointed by the occupier as manager of the &#...

  • 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...

  • 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

  • Geni's Project Plaza

    Welcome to Geni's Project Plaza pick your table and read through this special menu full of Project ingredients from all over the Big Geni World Tree Bon Appetit! 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...

  • Eesti Kaitseliit

    EESTI KAITSELIIT Kaitseliiduga seonduv: 1. Johannes Brükker Päidla kaitseväe kompanii pealik. Vahetas 1936a oma nime ja edaspidi kandis nime Juhan Härma. Otepää Teataja (1932-1944) nr.10 | 20. märts 1936 | lk 3 2. Mihkel Tamm sünd 1871a: Pühajärvel Tegutses Otepääl kaitseliidus ja tuletõrjes. Ab...

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto - גטו טרזיינשטאט-טרזין

    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...

  • Kven - Kainu - Kvenland

    The text is written in Norwegian. Om kvenbegrepet Ordet kven er registrert første gang brukt i kong Ottar s omtale på slutten av 800 tallet (ca 890). Historisk bakgrunn De første skriftlige belegg for kvensk bosetning i Nord Norge er i skattemanntall fra 1520 tallet. Om kvensk språk Kvensk / kainunkieli er et finsk-ugrisk språk. Og ble brukt i Kven...

  • Johns Hopkins University

    Johns Hopkins University= Johns Hopkins University (commonly referred to as Johns Hopkins, JHU, or simply Hopkins) is a private research university in Baltimore, Maryland. Founded in 1876, the university was named after its first benefactor, the American entrepreneur, abolitionist, and philanthropist Johns Hopkins. His $7 million bequest—of which half financed the establishment of The Jo...

  • Eesti luurajad: ERNA grupp / patajon, Haukka rühm, jne

    Projekti kogume erinevad Eesti luurajad (ERNA; HAUKKA; SISU, saksa öölendude luure, jne) ERNA grupp/pataljoni liikmete ja langenute nimekirjad 1941 ERNA grupp/pataljon HAUKKA Eesti luurajad Lisandusi ja täpsustusi Tõnis Ritsoni artiklile Toomas Hellat ja KGB Sisu brigaad Sisu

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

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

  • Rakvere Linnakalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Rakvere kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Rakvere Linnakalmistu koduleht Maetud otsing Haudi andmebaasis -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Eesti ajakirjanikud

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntud Eesti ajakirjanikke (sealhulgas ka TV, raadio ning Internetiportaalide ajakirjanikke) läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Abivahendid isikute (avalikud, Genis) otsimisel: Eesti ajakirjanduse ajalugu

  • Famous Psychologists

    'Science of the Mind' or 'Art of the Soul' - whichever you think defines Psychology best - here is a list of our favourite famous practitioners whose profiles are on Geni: Please add profiles, and contribute to Project text Sigmund Freud Full name: Sigismund Schlomo Freud Born: 6 May 1856 Died: 23 September 1939 (83) Nationality: Austrian Field: Psychoanalysis Jacques Lacan ...

  • Keila kihelkond

    Keila khk induktsiooirevisjonid (kes peale Põhjasõda veel elus olid) : Iduktsiooirevisjon 1716 Hummula mõis Adrarevisjonid Keila kihelkonnas : adrarevisjon Hummala mõis 1686-1689 adrarevisjon Mõisaküla 1686-1689 Adrarevisjon 1726 Keila khk Hummala mõis Adrarevisjon 1732 Keila khk Lehola mõis Adrarevisjon 173...

  • Jews of Texas

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Texas . Texas did not welcome easily identifiable Jews, but they came in any case. Jao de la Porta was with Jean Laffite at Galveston, Texas in 1816, and Maurice Henry was in Velasco in the late 1820s. Jews fought in the armies of the Texas Revolution of 1836, some with James Fannin at Goliad, others at the Battle of San Jacint...

  • World War II - North African Campaign

    CAMPAIGN OVERVIEW During the Second World War, the North African Campaign took place in North Africa from 10 June 1940 to 13 May 1943. It included campaigns fought in the Libyan and Egyptian deserts (Western Desert Campaign, also known as the Desert War) and in Morocco and Algeria (Operation Torch) and Tunisia (Tunisia Campaign). The campaign was fought between the Allies and Axis powers, m...

  • Eesti metsavennad

    Metsavennad olid mehed ja naised, kes aastatel 1940-1941 ja alates 1944. aasta septembrist, mil Eesti oli okupeeritud nõukogude võimu poolt, sõdisid relvastatult okupatsioonivõimu vastu. Metsavendade võitluse eesmärk oli kaitsta oma perekondi ja iseennast võõrvõimu vägivalla vastu. Nad lootsid taastada Eesti iseseisvuse. Me...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1851

    1851 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1851 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • United States Senators from Illinois

    United States Senators from Illinois List of United States Senators from Illinois (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Illinois (with wikipedia links)

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  • University of Illinois

    The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (U of I, University of Illinois, UIUC, or simply Illinois) is a public research-intensive university in the U.S. state of Illinois. A land-grant university, it is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system. The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (founded, 1867) is the second oldest public university in the stat...

  • University of Chicago

    of Chicago=The University of Chicago (U of C, UChicago, or simply Chicago) is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois.Founded by the American Baptist Education Society with a donation from oil magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, the University of Chicago was incorporated in 1890; William Rainey Harper became the university's first president in 1891, and the first classes ...

  • 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

  • Jewish families from Rychnov nad Kněžnou (Reichenau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Rychnov nad Kněžnou (Reichenau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jewish families from Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Brasenose College, Oxford University

    Brasenose College, University of Oxford=Radcliffe Square, Oxford Founded 1512 by Sir Richard Sutton, lawyer and William Smyth, Bishop of Lincoln. They were both from the North-west of England and Brasenose has always maintained links with Lancashire and Cheshire. The college replaced the far earlier Brasenose Hall.

  • Trinity College, Dublin

    [ ] Trinity College (Irish: Coláiste na Tríonóide), known in full as the College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity of Queen Elizabeth near Dublin,[7] is a research university and the sole constituent college of the University of Dublin in Ireland. The college was founded in 1592 as the "mother" of a new university,[Note 1] modelled after the collegiate universities of Oxf...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - USA: Fatalities

    1918 Influenza pandemic - USA: Fatalities The influenza pandemic of 1918-1919 killed more people than the Great War, known today as World War I (WWI), at somewhere between 20 and 40 million people. It has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in recorded world history. More people died of influenza in a single year than in four-years of the Black Death Bubonic Plague from 1347 to 1351. ...

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  • Austro-Hungarian Empire

    Austria-HungaryFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaAustria-HungaryGerman: Österreich-UngarnHungarian: Ausztria-Magyarország(Other names)← ← 1867–1918 ↓ Civil Ensign Imperial & Royal Coat of armsMottoIndivisibiliter ac Inseparabiliter"Indivisible and Inseparable"AnthemGott erhalte Franz den Kaiser"God save Emperor Francis"MENU0:00The Austro-Hungarian Em...

  • Jewish families from Litomyšl, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Litomyšl in Bohemia, Czech Republic

  • Riia Vaimulik Seminar 1846-1918 (Eesti)

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

  • 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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  • Jewish Families of Ústí nad Labem (Aussig), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families of Ústí nad Labem (Aussig) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • 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...

  • Duke University

    [ ] Duke University is a private research university located in Durham, North Carolina, United States. Founded by Methodists and Quakers in the present-day town of Trinity in 1838, the school moved to Durham in 1892. In 1924, tobacco and electric power industrialist James B. Duke established The Duke Endowment, at which time the institution changed its name to honor his deceased father, Washi...

  • United States Senators from Massachusetts

    United States Senators from Massachusetts List of United States Senators from Massachusetts (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Massachusetts (with wikipedia links)

  • 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...

  • Majdanek Concentration Camp - מחנה ההשמדה מאידאנק

    Majdanek Concentration Camp was a German Nazi concentration camp on the outskirts of Lublin, Poland, established during the German Nazi occupation of Poland. The camp operated from October 1, 1941 until July 22, 1944, when it was captured nearly intact by the advancing Soviet Red Army. Although conceived as a forced labor camp and not as an extermination camp, over 79,000 people died there (59,...

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  • Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

    Hollow Cemetery=Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Sleepy Hollow, New York, is the resting place of numerous famous figures, including Washington Irving, whose story "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" is set in the adjacent Old Dutch Burying Ground. Incorporated in 1849 as Tarrytown Cemetery, it posthumously honored Irving's request that it change its name to Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. It was listed on the Nati...

  • KZ Treblinka - מחנה ההשמדה טרבלינקה

    Treblinka Extermination Camp Konzentrationslager (Concentration Camp) Treblinka (Polish pronunciation: [trɛˈbʎinka]) was a Nazi extermination camp in occupied Poland during World War II near the village of Treblinka in the modern-day Masovian Voivodeship of Poland. The camp, which was constructed as part of Operation Reinhard, operated between July 23, 1942 and October ...

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  • 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...

  • Notables of Native American Background

    What is a "notable?". "worthy of notice"; that is, "significant, interesting, or unusual enough to deserve attention or to be recorded". Notable in the sense of being "famous", or "popular"—although not irrelevant—is secondary. So let's celebrate our indigenous peoples (American Indian, First Nations, Aleuts, Caribbean Islands, Central and South American tribal peoples ... ) and...

  • Jewish Families of Tábor, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to document the Jewish families of Tábor (Tabor, Bohemia, Czech Republic) Jewish history: [ ]

  • Descendants of NIcholas Lanier (1540-1611/12)

    Nicholas "The Elder" Lanier was born Abt. 1540 in Rouen, France and died Jan. 28, 1611/12 in Rochester, E. Greenwich, England. Rochester is a town and former city in Kent, England. Scope of Project To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree for the Lanier family, from earliest origins to near modern times. Overview The Lanier were Protestants and left France to esc...

  • Early Jewish Families from San Francisco, California

    This project seeks to collect all of the early Jewish families from San Francisco, California. Louise Ackerman (Sloss) (1888-1982) Choynski Family Josephine "Josie" Marcus Earp (1861-1944) Milton Herman Esberg (1875-1939) Herbert Fleishhacker (1872-1957) Rachel "Ray" Frank (1861-1948) Emil Greenebaum (1859-1949) Bertha Haas (Greenbaum (1861-1927

  • 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...

  • International German Portal

    in progress, but not closed yet or ever... and bring your friendly -not-german speaking, but with origines in germany-europe with you. any invitation if serious is to be honoured here, so don't stay alone! QUELLEN - not sorted yet, but it's a start ! ... FamilySeach'i German sources German archives

  • Orphan persons (unknown parents) / Árva személyek

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  • CUZZIN - Project Index

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