Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • R-M459 (Y-DNA)

    R-M459 Y DNA Haplogroup Project R-M459 is a Y DNA Haplogroup that formed 18200 ybp with TMRCA 14400 ybp. The full path on the current Y Tree is: R1a > R-M459 Defining SNPs: R-M459/PF6235, L120/M516/PF6236, PF6168/F1545, CTS10042/PF6207/M754, L122/M448/PF6237, PF6234/SRY1532.2/SRY10831.2 Subgroups of R-M459 R-M459* R-YP1272 R-M198/R-M512/R-M17 R-M198* R-YP1051 R-YP1051...

  • R1a (Y-DNA)

    R1a Y DNA Haplogroup Project R1a is a Y DNA Haplogroup that formed 22000 ybp with TMRCA 18200 ybp. Defining SNPs: CTS8008/M726, PF6213/M768, PF6222/F3364/M794, L146/M420/PF6229, L62/M513/PF6200, L63/M511/PF6203, L145/M449/PF6175 Subgroups of R-M459 R1a* R-YP4141 R-YP4141 R-YP4131 R-M459 R-M459* R-YP1272 R-M198/R-M512/R-M17 R-M198* R-YP1051 R-YP1051* R-Y...

  • Beaupré, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} Toponymie ~ Toponymy Ne pas confondre avec « Beaupré », le nom que portait Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré avant la fondation de la paroisse en 1649. Indiquez les lieux dans Geni ~ How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada Séparé de/Split from Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré et Saint-Joac...

  • Y-DNA haplogroups

    Y-DNA haplogroups are groups that share a common ancestor having the same single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) mutation. Unlike mtDNA , which is passed down the matrilineal line, Y-DNA is passed solely along the patrilineal line, from father to son. Y-DNA can provide insight into both recent genetic ancestry via short tandem repeats (STRs) and ancient human migratory patterns via SNPs. Please...

  • Exeter Cemetery - Hay Township, Huron, Ontario, Canada

    Exeter Cemetery (Exeter Public Cemetery) is located at the corner of Thames Road West and Airport Line in the Municipality of Bluewater, formerly Hay Township. It is operated by the Facility Services Department of South Huron . Cemetery Location: 39650 Dashwood Road Exeter, ON N0M 1S6 Mailing Address: Box 759 Exeter, ON N0M 1S6 Cemetery map Links Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Fi...

  • 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 Gajary Galanta

  • Baie-Saint-Paul, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview Baie-Saint-Paul ( carte ~ map ) Toponymie ~ Toponymy « Baie Saint-Paul » : Autre forme « Baie St. Paul » : Autre forme. Le Père Jérôme Lalemant fut le faisait mention de cette endroit en parlant du grand tremblement de terre de 1663. « Rivière-du-Gouffre » doit son nom à un tourbi...

  • British Writers: H - K

    British Writers: H - K 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. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • English-language writers

    English-language writers are people who produces nonfictional writing or literary art such as novels, short stories, poetry, plays, screenplays, or essays in the English language.

  • 21st Century British Politicians

    21st Century British Politicians Because it is a contemporary list of people they will all be living. I would therefore suggest that the earlier centuries are a higher priority. picture to right - Glenda Jackson CBE Anyone wishing to join these projects and help will be welcome. Surname First name Constituency A Abbott, Diane (Labour) Hackney North and Stoke Newington Abrahams,...

  • British Politicians

    Umbrella Project for the Politicians of Great Britain. Pictured right: Benjamin Disraeli Please also add profiles to the apporpriate sub-project(s) associated with this umbrella project. Projects under this umbrella: 16th Century Members of Parliament 17th Century Members of Parliament 18th Century Members of Parliament 19th Century Members of Parliament 20th Century Members of ...

  • 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...

  • Adelaide Crows (AFL)

    The Adelaide Football Club, nicknamed the Crows, is a professional Australian rules football club that competes in the Australian Football League (AFL). The club is based in Adelaide, South Australia, playing its home matches at Adelaide Oval. The club has its training and administration base at Football Park in West Lakes, where it previously played home matches between 1991 and 2013. The club...

  • Kaszubian Internment/Internowanie 1939-45

    The purpose of this project is to honour the brave Kaszubian men and women during World War 2. They are modern heroes and heroines. The project will focus on Kaszubians who were executed, interned and otherwise detained by the Nazis and Russians during the years 1939 to 1945. Celem tego projektu jest uhonorowanie dzielnych mężczyzn i kobiet Kaszubskich z czasów II wojny &...

  • Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview Petite-Rivière-Saint-François ( carte ~ map ) Toponymie ~ Toponymy Samuel de Champlain donna le nom de « la petite rivière Saint-François » lors de son voyage de 1603, et ce nom s'est ensuite étendu à toute la paroisse. Indiquez les lieux dans Geni ~ How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location ...

  • Kuusalu kihelkond

    Kuusalu vallas (end. Kiiu v.) sündinud soomepoisid, kes õppisid Kiiu koolis Ajaloolist traditsiooni Kuusalu kihelkonnast Kogutud 1930. a suvel Kaitseliit 1919 nimekirjad: II jaoskond Raasiku osakond (Jõelähtme-, Kuusalu-, Kose-, Jüri-, Harju Jaani) nimekirjad. 1918 detsembris hakati moodustama Kaitseliidu baasil Eesti oma sõjaväge Vabaduss&#x...

  • Tallinna Siselinna kalmistu

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

  • Dictionnaire Historique et Géographique des Paroisses, Missions et Municipalité du Québec

    Préface L'ouvrage comprend les monographies de 1,130 paroisses, ayant curé résidant, et 138 dessertes ou missions. Outre les noms des paroisses et des municipalités, au-delà de 2,000 noms, anciens et nouveaux, leur sont référés. Dans chaque monographie de paroisse se trouvent les dates 1° de l'organisation paroissiale, de l'�...

  • Saint-Urbain, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview Saint-Urbain ( carte ~ map ) fait partie de la MRC Charlevoix , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie ~ Toponymy Mis sous le patronage de saint Urbain en l'honneur de l' abbé Urbain Boiret , ancien supérieur du séminaire de Québec. Autres noms Saint-Urbain-de-Beaupré Indiquez les lieux dans Geni ~ How to In...

  • Roman Catholic Bishops

    In the Catholic Church, a bishop is an ordained minister who holds the fullness of the sacrament of holy orders and is responsible for teaching doctrine, governing Catholics in his jurisdiction, and sanctifying the world[ and representing the Church. Catholics trace the origins of the office of bishop to the apostles, who it is believed were endowed with a special charism by the Holy Spirit at ...

  • Jewish families from Mnichovo Hradiště (Münchengrätz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Mnichovo Hradiště (Münchengrätz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Catholic Clergy of Québec

    Introduction Préambule Introduction Le projet « Clergé Catholique du Québec » réassemble les membres du clergé catholique de la province de Québec, depuis la découverte du Canada par Jacques Cartier jusqu'à nos jours. Méthode Methodology La méthode est très simple : Dans ce répertoire, les ...

  • 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...

  • Anjou (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces complete list of provinces La province d'Anjou était divisée en plusieurs sénéchaussées ou bailliages, regroupées sous le nom de "Sénéchaussées de l'Anjou" ou "Bailliages de l'Anjou". Elles étaient dirigées par...

  • Québec, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview La ville de Québec ( carte ) fait partie de l' agglomération de Québec de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy « » : Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... n...

  • Saint-Joachim, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Saint-Joachim ( carte ) fait partie de la MRC La Côte-de-Beaupré de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1672 et avant : Place Name = City =...

  • Jewish Families from Klatovy, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Klatovy in Bohemia, Czech Republic. KLATOVY (Ger. Klattau), town in S.W. Bohemia, Czech Republic. One Jewess is mentioned in Klatovy in the early 14th century; although no further documentary evidence exists, it is assumed that there was a community there until the 16th century. In the 18th century the seat of the Klato...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Cabeceiras de Basto ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Cabeceiras de Basto to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrantes portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de CABECEIRAS DE BASTO . Bento José Martins (Santa Senhorinha, Basto, Braga, Portugal, c. 1756 - Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, 7 de outubro de 1818) casado com...

  • American Blues Musicians

    Come build their trees from the roots up, because like the man says .... "The blues are the roots; everything else is the fruits." - Willie Dixon Blues Hall of Fame inductees: Musician Biographies from the PBS Series, The Blues Luther Allison Duane Allman Jeff Beck Elvin Bishop Mike Bloomfield Joe Bonamassa David Bromberg Big Bill Broonzy Charles Brown Ruth Brown...

  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame established in 1986 and located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, is dedicated to recording the history of some of the best-known and most influential musicians, bands, producers, and others that have in some major way influenced the music industry, particularly in the area of rock and roll. Originally, there were four categories of induction: performers, non-per...

  • Truck driver

    truck driver (commonly referred to as a trucker or driver in the United States and Canada; a truckie in Australia and New Zealand; a lorry driver, or driver in Ireland, the United Kingdom, India and Pakistan) is a person who earns a living as the driver of a truck (usually a semi truck, box truck or dump truck).Truck drivers provide an essential service to industrialized societies by transporti...

  • Westmorland County, Virginia, USA

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

  • Jewish Families of Votice (Wottitz) Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect information on all of the Jewish families who resided in the town of Votice (Wottitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. !!!! BE CAREFUL ... the families were growing in years and members went to surrounding towns, villages .... all area up to Dobrisch, Sedlec, Sedlcany, Beroun etc. From the past the county of Beroun ... conection among families, bussiness branch etc. ....

  • Roman Catholic popes

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

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  • Roman Catholic saints

    Saints of the Roman Catholic Church are people who are seen as exceptionally holy and have undergone a formal process, called canonization. Formal canonization is a lengthy process often taking many years, even centuries. List of Roman Catholic saints A Abbo Floriacensis Abgarus V Abundius Acacius Adalbertus Adeluoldus Adeodatus I Aelredus Agapetus I Agapitus Praenesti...

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  • Jõelähtme kihelkond

    Kogume siia projekti Jõelähtme kihelkonnas sündinud ja selle kihelkonnaga seotud inimesed. Eirti on oodatud piirkonniti' ärksamate - tegusamate inimeste lisamine. Lisaks erinevates sõdades võidelnud ja osalenud inimesed näit. I Ilmasõda, Vabadussõda, Soomepoisid, luurajad, sõjaväelased, õpetajad , kultuur, muusi...

  • Sobbé Soppé Zobbé Zoppé Dynastic Surname

    Sobbé Soppé Zobbé Zoppé Dynastic Surname Zara (Zadar) Damlatia = Zara (Zadar) Switzerland COAT OF ARMS Soppensee, Sussie- De gueules à un poisson volant d'argent, posé en bande. C.: un chapeau de gueules, retroussé d'argent, sommé d'un panache de plumes de coq de sable. Soppe Azure, a vase with two handles gules, three roses slippe...

  • The billionaires of the world

    1 Carlos Slim Helu & family $69 B, telecom, Mexico 2 Bill Gates $61 B, Microsoft, United States 3 Warren Buffett $44 B, Berkshire Hathaway, United States 4 Bernard Arnault $41 B, LVMH, France 5 Amancio Ortega $37.5 B, Zara, Spain 6 Larry Ellison $36 B, Oracle, United States 7 Eike Batista $30 B, mining, oil, Brazil 8 Stefan Persson $26 B, H&M, Sweden 9 Li Ka-shin...

  • BOTES unlinked

    This is the Project that every unlinked Botes profile [abbreviation UNL] should be added to first The intention of this project is to be a hub of information for unlinked Botes Profiles so that through collaboration, they could be linked to his/her father in the Botes Family Tree and then removed from this project

  • Jewish families from Horažďovice, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Horažďovice in Bohemia, Czech Republic. From The Lives of the Jews of Horažďovice published by Westminster Synagogue , 2012: JEWISH LIFE IN HORAŽD’OVICE 1618-1939 Horažd’ovice is a small town of fewer than 6000 inhabitants 100 km south-west of Prague in the his...

  • Jewish Families from Letov (Letau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Bohemian town of Letov (Letau) in the Czech Republic. Cemetery: Alternate German names: Ledau, Leedau and Letau in Bohemia, Louny, at 50º14 13º27, 3 km ENE of Podborany, 12 km SSW of Zatec, and 38 km E of Karlovy Vary. Cemetery: 0.5 km SE of town. Present population is under 1000 with no Jews.Earlies...

  • Jewish families from Údlice (Eidlitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Údlice (Eidlitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Useful information about the Udlice Jewish cemetary could be found in the following link: About the jewish community: UDLICE (Czech Údlice; Ger. Eidlitz), village in N.W. Bohemia, Czech Republic. It is assumed that the Jewish community of Udlice was founded by...

  • Canadian Teachers

    Canadian Teachers Pictured Right:- 1950 Canadian School Train. Pupils attend classes at Nemegos near Chapleau, Ontario Please add the profiles of Canadian teachers to this profile but please do not include any tutors. These should be added to Tutors Education in Canada is for the most part provided publicly, funded and overseen by federal, provincial, and local governments.[16] Education ...

  • Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site Fredericksburg Remembered This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to The City of Fredericksburg, Virginia. See the Related Projects for details. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

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  • Canadian Military in History to Today

    {in construction} The purpose of this project is to educate Canadians, our NATO allies, our UN partners, and any person in the world, about the enormous contribution of the Canadian military servicemen and servicewomen to the protection of Canadian values and world peace. We are currently in the process of designing the structure for a suite of project that will highlight the contribution o...

  • 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 ...

  • World War II - Battle of the Bulge (December 1944 - January 1945)

    The Battle of the Bulge (16 December 1944 – 25 January 1945) was a major German offensive campaign launched through the densely forested Ardennes region of Wallonia in Belgium, France and Luxembourg on the Western Front toward the end of World War II in Europe. The surprise attack caught the Allied forces completely off guard and became the costliest battle in terms of casualties for the...

  • University of Washington

    University of Washington (UW), commonly referred to as Washington or informally UDub, is a public research university in Seattle, Washington, United States. Founded in 1861, UW is one of the oldest universities on the West Coast and features one of the most highly regarded medical schools in the world.[5][6] UW has been labeled one of the "Public Ivies," a publicly funded university considered ...

  • Jews of Illinois

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Illinois . Subproject: Jews of Chicago Virtual Jewish World: llinois, United States The first known permanent Jewish resident was John Hays , grandson of an early New York Jew, who settled in Cahokia in 1793. Farmer, trader, and soldier, Hays served as the county's postmaster until 1798, when he was appointed sheriff. The o...

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  • Subjects of Sir Henry Raeburn

    Scope of Project This project is to identify profiles who were subjects of Sir Henry Raeburn. It is principally focused on those individuals who were the subjects of the works that were exhibited in the Royal Academy, Edinburgh, 1876 (see below) but is not limited to this list. Overview Sir Henry Raeburn FRSE RSA (4 March 1756 – 8 July 1823) was a Scottish portrait painter and Scot...

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  • Detroit, Michigan

    Goal and Scope of this Project This project is a description of the city of Detroit, its history and people that made it famous. The story of Detroit--and this project--starts from the first recorded mention of the site in 1670, when French missionaries found a stone idol venerated by the Indians there and destroyed it with an axe. Detroit on the map today. Toponymy How to Input Locat...

  • Seigneuries of Québec

    Seigneuries du Québec, 1600-1854 Seigneurie d'Anticosti (<1681.?) Seigneurie d'Autray (<1681.?) Seigneurie de la Baie-Saitn-Paul (?.?) Seigneurie de Batiscan (<1681.?) Seigneurie de Beaumont (<1672.?) Voir Beaumont . Concession à Charles Couillard le 3 nov 1672, augmentée le 10 avril 1713. Plus ou moins 1 1/2 lieue de front x 1 1/2 lieue de profondeur) en...

  • Eesti vabadusvõitlejad

    Nagu veepiisas peitub meri, nii on ka inimeses rahvas. Rahvast, kes kannab ajaloo tarkust, ei saa lõpuni petta. Ühel varem, teisel hiljem toimub ärkamine. Kurja ja hävingut kehastavad jõud tuntakse ära ja siis teevad selle maa mehepojad seda, mis nad tegema peavad. Võitlevad! Kui keegi püüab tõestada, et eesti meeste v�...

  • My Immigrant Ancestors—Mario Morel

    Introduction Préambule Les projets « Mes Pionniers » permettent à un membre Geni de rechercher et documenter leurs ancêtres qui ont colonisés l'Amérique. Cet édition s'applique à mes ancêtres, Mario Morel . Méthode La méthode est très simple : Je remontre mon arbre généalogique jusqu...

  • Shipping arrivals (misc) -South Australia

    Please add small lists here for miscellaneous shipping, and small lists that do not warrant a project. If you have information on passengers or need help locating them on the tree, start a discussion here.. 1877 IMMIGRANTS PER ALNWICK CASTLE. J. Armstrong, 34, Bricklayer, wife and two children; J. Buckton, 30, agricultural labourer, wife and four children; J. Bright, 31, carpenter, and wi...

  • Karjala / Karelen / Karelia

    Karjala (Finnish) / Karelen (Swedish) / Karelia (English) Karelia can generally be defined as the region of land between the Baltic Sea and White Sea settled by the Karelian ethnic group approximately 8,000 years ago. The region has been culturally divided since the 13th century into two halves, Western Karelia (also known as Swedish Karelia or Finnish Karelia) and Eastern Karelia (also known...

  • King's Daughters

    Introduction The King's Daughters (French: Filles du Roi; Filles du Roy) is a term used to refer to the approximately 800 young French women who immigrated to New France between 1663 and 1673 as part of a program sponsored by Louis XIV . The program was designed to boost Canada's population both by encouraging male immigrants to settle there, and by promoting marriage, family formation and th...

  • Ragnar Lodbrog and his legend

    Please do not edit in this project. If you have something you think need to be changed, you can contact me. Anette Guldager Boye Ragnar Lodbrog is a mythical Viking we only know from the sagas and there are various spellings of his name: Ragnar or Regnar. The same goes for his nickname: Lodbrog, Lodbrok, Lodbrock. However the oldest is Loðbrókawhich comes closest to the origin...

  • Colborne Cemetery - Colborne Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada

    Colborne Cemetery Cemetery Address: 36756 Saltford Rd, Goderich, Ontario Colborne Township (Concession 1, Part Lot 3-4) GPS: 43.741449,-81.672850 Registered to: Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh Links Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Boston Women

    'American history books give us vivid pictures of 18th century Boston, Massachusetts men, many involved in pre-American Revolutionary War politics, particularly leading up to and including the Boston Tea Party. But what about Boston's ladies? Boston as been the home of many noteworthy women, from the beginning of this country's history through the present. In 1989 a group of Boston schoolteac...

  • Famous First

    Famous First There always is a very first for everything. This fun fact project is a collection of International 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 114...

  • Comedians

    Comedians (sometimes comediennes ) or comics are people who seeks to entertain an audience, primarily by making them laugh. This might be through jokes or amusing situations, or acting a fool, as in slapstick, or employing prop comedy. Comedians who address an audience directly are called a stand-up comics. List of notable comedians Woody Allen , American screenwriter, director, actor, co...

  • Heart Failure

    Heart failure Heart failure (HF), often referred to as chronic heart failure (CHF), occurs when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body's needs. The terms congestive heart failure (CHF) or congestive cardiac failure (CCF) are often used interchangeably with chronic heart failure. Signs and symptoms commonly include shortness of breath, excessive tiredn...

  • Maitland Cemetery - Goderich Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada

    Maitland Cemetery Cemetery Address: 35424 Huron Rd, Goderich, Ontario Goderic Township (Concession MT, Lot 4) GPS: 43.731123,-81.680878 Registered to: Town of Goderich Cemetery Map Links Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project [ Find A Grave]

  • Notable American Jews

    American Jews , also known as Jewish Americans , are American citizens of the Jewish faith or Jewish ethnicity. The Jewish community in the United States is composed predominantly of Ashkenazi Jews who emigrated from Central and Eastern Europe, and their U.S.-born descendants. A minority from all Jewish ethnic divisions are also represented, including Sephardi Jews, Mizrahi Jews, and a number o...

  • Hungarian Jewish Legacy

    Agnes Szegő - PhD 
Librarian and Historian, Jewish University Library, 
Budapest - Kehilah - Eger , Heves Megye A research team of Historians and IT professionals want to immortalize the memory of Hungarian Jewry. We would be very grateful for any help (family photos, documents) that you could provide to help celebrate the legendary Hungarian Jewish legacy of passion ...

  • Huron County, Ontario, Canada - Cemeteries

    Links to Huron County Cemeteries Cemeteries are listed under their historical township location (current municipality) Colborne Township Colborne Cemetery (Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh) Goderich Township Maitland Cemetery (Goderich) Hay Township Exeter Cemetery (Bluewater) St. Peter's Roman Catholic Cemetery - St Joseph (Bluewater) Usborne Township

  • Jewish Families from Trnava, Slovakia

    This project is for all of the Jewish families from Trnava, Slovakia.

  • Jews of Missouri

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jewish inhabitants of Missouri. An excellent reference book on the Jewish settlers of St. Louis is Zion In The Valley by Walter Ehrlich. Volume 1 covers the period from the Revolutionary War up to 1900. The index is quite complete. There are numerous photographs and notes and references. Many early families are described. The photo is ...

  • Volhynia (Wolin) Gubernia - Immigration to America Midwest

    Iowa and Illinois - especially Rock Island (really the Tri-City area including Moline and Davenport), St. Louis, and Chicago - were a landing place for Jewish immigrants from this area between 1880 and 1920. This project will document the family surnames and towns that they settled in. This first came to my attention when I read that emigrants from my great-grandparents' town of Belogorodka ten...

  • Jewish families from Žatec (Saaz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Žatec (Saaz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. From The History of the Jews in Čeradice at Žatec (Tscheraditz bei Saaz) (Tscheraditz bei Saaz, Czech Republic – 50°17' 13°28') Compiled by František L. Kopecký from Čeradice Translated from the original Czech by ...

  • Forgotten Actors

    Een project waar we de beroemde acteurs van weleer een plaats kunnen geven. Om ze te eren voor hetgene ze ons geschonken hebben. Interesse, ontspanning, plezier en soms ook in gedachten de bioscoop verlaten omdat de film je niet los liet. Dan was het verhaal geweldig maar de acteurs (vrouwen en mannen) die je in het verhaal (fictie of werkelijkheid) deden geloven Een stapje uit je eigen wereld ...

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  • Notable West Indian Americans and Canadians

    This project represents notable West Indian Americans and Caribbean Canadians. These are Americans with origin in the Dutch-, English-, and French-speaking lands of the Caribbean. Their population of 2,532,380 accounted for 0.83% of the U.S. population in 2008. The majority of Black Canadians are of Caribbean origin. Many Canadians identify as Black even though they may have multi-ethnic ...

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

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

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  • Union Army

    The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War , which lasted from 1861 to 1865. It consisted of the small United States Army, known as the regular army, which was augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by northern U.S. states, consisting of volunteers as well as conscripts. The Union Army fought and eventually defeated the Confederate States A...

  • Notable businesspeople

    Businesspeople (also businessmen or businesswomen ) are people involved in a particular undertaking of activities for the purpose of generating revenue from a combination of human, financial, and physical capital. List of notable Businesspeople Aerospace industry‎ Thomas O Paine (1921-1992) USA Advertising Leo Burnett (1891 - 1971) Fairfax M. Cone (1903 - 1977) USA Ge...

  • Jewish families from Široké Třebčice (Weitentrebetisch), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Široké Třebčice (Weitentrebetisch) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Rabbis - רבנים

    Rabbis Geni Rabbis List Rabbis are Judaism's scholars, teachers, and religious leaders. Please add Geni profiles of those employed as rabbis to this occupation project. In addition, you may wish to add them to one of the related history oriented projects -- or start your own sub project. Please also list and add a bolded hyperlink to Geni profiles of rabbis considered especial...

  • Isle de France (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces ~ complete list of provinces Gentillé : Français Langue(s) régionale(s) : francien , champenois Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni ... 1588 et avant : Hors domaine de ce projet ~ out of this project's scope voir Isle de France d...

  • Paris of the "Ancien Régime" Period

    Introduction Paris eſt une ville très-ancienne , l'une des plus grandes , des plus célèbres , & des plus peuplées de l'univers. ( Panckoucke, 1784 ➹ p.559 ) Cette ville, la capitale du monde civilisé... ( Barbichon, 1831 ➹ p.556 ) En d'autres mots, Paris fut « la ville la plus prestigieuse du monde ». ...

  • Passagers de La Nouvelle France 1668

    Détails particuliers de cette traversée Details of this voyage Nature des Passagers : 81 filles du Roi dont une partie de Dieppe et le reste de la Rochelle. Départ de Dieppe 1668, Escale à La Rochelle, Arrivée à Québec le 03 juillet 1668 Liste des passagers Passenger List Filles du Roy AUBÉ Françoise, Fille de Pierre et ...

  • Editors

    Editor: A person who is in charge of and determines the final content of a text, particularly a newspaper or magazine

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

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

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  • American Ministers (post-Colonial)

    Minister (Christianity) In Christian churches, a minister is someone who is authorized by a church or religious organization to perform functions such as teaching of beliefs; leading services such as weddings, baptisms or funerals; or otherwise providing spiritual guidance to the community. The term is taken from Latin minister "servant, attendant", which itself was derived from minus "less...

  • 1001 Vrouwen uit de Nederlandse Geschiedenis

    1001+ vrouwen uit het Digitaal Vrouwenlexicon Dit project is gestart op basis van het gelijknamige boek '1001 vrouwen uit de Nederlandse geschiedenis'. De biografieën in dit boek zijn terug te vinden op de website van het Digitaal Vrouwenlexicon en op de website van het Biografisch portaal . Een verzameling LEUK BEELD-materiaal van de vrouwen uit het boek is te zien op YouTube Inmiddel...

  • 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 ...

  • Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview ( carte ~ map ) Toponymie ~ Toponymy « Saint-Charles-de-la-Rivière-Boyer » : nom original donnée à la paroisse à sa fondation en 1749. « Saint-Charles-sur-Rivière-Boyer » : autre ancien nom. « Saint-Charles-Borromée, Rivière Boyer » : nom temporaire de la municipalit&#...

  • Beaumont, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview ( carte map ) Toponymie Toponymy Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1671 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Seigneurie de Beaumont) County = [laissez vide keep blank ] State/Province = Québec Country = Canada ... entre 1672 et 1691 : Place Name = ...

  • DNA Mapping of the Slave Routes to the Americas

    Project twin: DNA Mapping of the Slave Routes to Southern Africa . Text that follows is just taken from that one - Please edit and replace as you develop the project: This project is in one of those niche areas of human research that you know someone is going to do a very significant inter-disciplinary PhD on - sometime in the near future. But, until then - it exists as a huge aporia that we ...

  • Carpenters

    Everyone is invited to add their "hammering" ancestors to this project (profiles must be set to public). Project collaborators, feel free to update the project description, adding notes, documents, images, resources ... and inviting more collaborators. From Glimpses of 17th and 18th Century colonial American life There were men who earned a living at carpentry.  If they lived in a po...

  • Ohio State University, (O.S.U.) - alumni & faculty

    'The Ohio State University, commonly referred to as Ohio State or OSU, is a public research university in Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 1870, as a land-grant university and ninth university in Ohio with the Morrill Act of 1862, the university was originally know as the Ohio Agriculture and Mechanical College. The college began with a focus on training students in various agricultural and mec...

  • Jewish families from Kuzová (Wallisgrün), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kuzová (Wallisgrün) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Current Czech name: Kuzová Other names/spellings: Wallisgrün, Wallisgruen, Wallisdorf, Heinrichsdorf Village district (bezirk) and region: Wallisgrün, Středočeský Kraj see Historical changes Location: Latitude...

  • United States House of Representatives from Indiana

    As described Indiana's current delegation to the United States House of Representatives Pete Visclosky Jackie Walorski Marlin Stutzman Todd Rokita Susan Brooks Luke Messer André Carson Larry Bucshon Tod Young

  • Jewish families from Kostomlaty pod Milešovkou, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Kostomlaty pod Milešovkou in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • 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 ...

  • Jewish families connected to Samter Szamotuly, Posen, Poland

    This project seeks to collect and recognize Jewish individuals and family from the small town of Samter also known as Szamotuly in the Posen area. Nearby towns include Pinne, Obrzyeko, Wronke and Neubruck. Alternate names: Szamotuły [Pol], Samter [Ger], Shamotuly. 52°37' N, 16°35' E, 21 miles NW of Poznań (Posen). Jewish population: 949 (in 1871). This town in Gr...

  • Miami University

    Miami University Miami University (also referred to as Miami U, Miami of Ohio, or simply Miami) is a coeducational public research university located in Oxford, Ohio, United States. Founded in 1809, although classes were not held until 1824, it is the 10th oldest public university in the United States and the second oldest university in Ohio, founded five years after Ohio University. In its...

  • 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...

  • Colonial American Doctors

    Please add the profiles of the chirugeons, physicans, midwives, apothecaries and bonesetters who were our earliest doctors. Collaborators, feel free to update the page and add resource materials. Please note: 40% of the physicians in the early colonies were women. Midwives at this time were considered doctors. 18th Century American Medicine From In 18th Century England, there were thr...

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