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  • Post - 1820 British Settlers in South Africa

    Post - 1820 British Settlers in South Africa Settlers to South Africa after the sponsored settlement program of 1820. 1820 - 1830 Main References: Settler Correspondence 1820 - 1829 Data Sheets - eGGSA The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no p...

  • Famous Sculptors

    Project under construction ............ The great sculptors through the ages Classical Greek Sculpture • V - I centuries BCE Myron (mid 5th-century BCE ) One of the greatest sculptors of Early Classical Greek sculpture. Famous sculpture: the disc thrower known as Discobolus (c.425 BCE). Phidias (488-431 BCE ). One of the greatest sculptors of Classical Antiquity, and the gr...

  • Old Historic Families of Lancashire

    Families of the Northwest of England, Greater Manchester, Cheshire & Lancashire Links for Genealogy sites will be below the family background. (as the projects develop). There is also another resource created to assist with fact checking for these families called High Sheriff's of Chesire. Many of the old families of Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshire can trace their ancestries b...

  • The Tyler Group Expat Connections at Barcelona

    Because of the growing demand, Enterprises now want executives who can secure deals with local businesses and governments without the aid of a translator and even an individual to be paid-off and who understand that sitting through a three-hour dinner banquet is often a key part of the negotiating process around the world.

  • Complete ancestors trees - iSeeTrees

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  • Portal Brasil

    Bem-vindo ao Portal Brasil do Geni. Este projeto é para todos os que estão interessados ​​na genealogia do Brasil e tudo o relacionado com nosso País. Daqui pode-se alcançar facilmente a diferentes projetos relacionados com o Brasil, participar nas discussões e compartilhar informações. Apoio da comunidade Curadores Há ...

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  • Eesti Õigeusu Vaimulikud

    Projekti eesmärk on koondada ja koguda läbi ajaloo Eesti õigeusu kogudustes tegutsenud vaimulikke. Õigeusu kirikus loetakse vaimulike hulka lisaks preestrile ja diakonile ka köster-salmilugeja, kes preestrite kõrval aitasid läbi viia jumalateenistusi, osalesid kirikutalitustel, korraldasid koguduse asju, olid õpetajad kihelkonnakoolides. ...

  • HistoryLink

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

  • BetterGedcom

    On November 9, 2010, the BetterGedcom was announced to create a standard for genealogy data portability. The mission statement for the project is: We seek to participate in establishing a standard for the transmission, sharing and updating of genealogical information. The press release announcing the project can be read here , and it's very simple (and free) to sign up and contribute to the...

  • Patterson genealogy

    Welcome About the Patterson surname First found in Rossshire, Scotland where they were seated from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects. About this Patterson project The idea behind this project is to collect detailed, genealogical and historical information concerning...

  • The Incarceration of Japanese-Americans and the War Relocation Authority During World War II

    A Japanese-American project. The War Relocation Authority was a United States government agency established to handle internment of Japanese-, German-, and Italian-Americans during World War II. In addition, about 2,200 Japanese living in South America (mostly in Peru) were transported to the United States and placed in internment camps. Contents Formation Selection of camps Lif...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1853

    1853 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1853 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...

  • Holocaust: "The Final Solution"

    This Project is dedicated as a Holocaust Master Project Index to the monstrous consortium of "The Final Solution death machine." Please add cherished profiles to the relevant concentration camp and ghetto sub-projects and not to this Master Holocaust Projects Directory . If no appropriate project exists, we will help create one. Please contact curators Hatte Blejer , Pam Karp , Malka Myse...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1862

    1862 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1862 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...

  • Jewish Families of Wolsztyn

    This town is also well known as Wollstein. Some 138 people who were born in Wollstein perished in the Holocaust according to records at Yad Vashem. It was a commercal center for many years. Wolsztyn is about 14 miles from Babimost, another small town in the area west of Posen in the Prussian part of Poland at that time. A web site at www.wolsztyn.pl offers and insight into the present day con...

  • Food and beverage industry businesspeople

    We all have a sweet-tooth, crave salt, a favorite comfort food, a drink that hits the spot, a family dish created for the holidays, or have used food to get to someone's heart because, "A way to a man's heart is through his stomach." Well, this project is a showcase of all the people on Geni who have won us over in some way, shape or form, through our stomachs...or our tastebuds. List of nota...

  • FTDNA Family Finder Matches

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

  • About Kentucky

    The best way to understand ancestors is to understand their geographical residence. This project provides information to facilitate such purpose. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Here are some helpful resources KYGENWEB Project (Online Kentucky Genealogy Resources) Kentucky Vital Statistics Records SURFKY Webster County KYGenWe...

  • The Battle of Antietam, MD September 17, 1862 US Civil War

    The Battle of Antietam /ænˈtiːtəm/ also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the South, fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, Maryland, and Antietam Creek as part of the Maryland Campaign, was the first major battle in the American Civil War to take place on Union soil. It is the bloodiest single-day battle in American history, with a combined ...

  • Army of Virginia (USA), US Civil War

    The Army of Virginia was organized as a major unit of the Union Army and operated briefly and unsuccessfully in 1862 in the American Civil War. It should not be confused with its principal opponent, the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia, commanded by Robert E. Lee. History The Army of Virginia was constituted on June 26, 1862, by General Orders Number 103, from four existing departments...

  • "Mokum" - Wondrous Jewish Amsterdam

    In Dutch, the city of Amsterdam is often called Mokum . It was given this name by Ashkenazi Jews from Eastern Europe who sought refuge there, starting in the 17th century. Rembrandt's Jews Had Rembrandt moved into any other neighborhood of the city, he would have been surrounded by neighbors with such names as de Witt, Graaf, Van den Berg, and Janszoon. As it was, the occupants of the hou...

  • WW1 Roll of Honour - New Zealand

    The outbreak of world war one took more than 100,000 New Zealanders overseas, or ten percent of the then population of one million, of which more than 18,000 died and over 40,000 were wounded. Nearly every New Zealand family was affected. Anzac Day on the 25th of April marks the anniversary of the first campaign that led to major casualties for Australian and New Zealand forces during the Fir...

  • Üle Peipsi (Eesti)

    Kogun siia pered, kelle kohta on Saagas märge "Gdov" või midagi samaväärset. Osa neist on Eestisse tagasi jõudnud, kuid suure osa puhul jääbki see märge viimaseks jäljeks

  • Roy Huijer

    Gezocht naar de Oorsprong familie naam Huijer ' Gezocht naar de verste stamvader Huijer De verdere voorvaderen voorouders van Dirk Huijer,geboren 28-04 1753.Amsterdam. Vader van Joannes Hendricus Huijer,geboren 32-11-1794 te Amsterdam. Dank u voor uw interesse:Roy Huijer.

  • Genealogical brick walls

    Genealogical brick walls are what genealogist call dead ends in family history research, often due to a lack of identifiable records. List of brick walls If you would like help with your own genealogical brick walls, please add them to the list below. Be sure to include a link to the profile and change the privacy setting of their immediate family to public. Canada Jonas Friar (b. 180...

  • Chief Rabbinical Judges (Av Beit Din)

    Jewish communities throughout the world have had a court system separate from that of the surrounding non-Jewish communty called a "beit din". This three-member panel of judges is headed by the "Av Beit Din" (ABD). The project here seeks to compile a list of historical and contemporary chief judges. Beit Din & Judges From Bible to Modern Times

  • Landman Trek

    List of heads of families of Carel Landman's Trek and their genealogies. List published 11 January 1838 in The Grahamstown Journal. Carel Pieter Landman J A Landman CP son Isaak Landman CP son J M Scheepers married to CP Landman sister Magdalena JA Scheepers CF Scheepers, CF son , JG Vermaak, S son ,

  • Edmund Rice Descendants

    Finding and documenting all descendants of Edmund Rice. If you are a descendant of Edmund Rice, you are most welcome to join in the Edmund Rice autosomal DNA project. Edmund Rice autosomal DNA project Edmund Rice Association Famous descendants of Edmund Rice include: Steve Young, NFL football player Stillman Pond, Mormon Pioneer

  • Edmund Rice Descendants- double

    This project is for identifying profiles where both parents are Edmund Rice descendants, and their descendants (ie double lines of descent from Edmund Rice.) Couples who are both descendants: Jonas Baker and Betty Wilder Sidney Banks and Sarah Jane Parker Lowell aka Lovewell Barnes and Rebecca Eager Lowell aka Lovewell Barnes and Lucretia Fay

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  • Pioneers of Rhodesia - Individuals

    List 1 Pioneers of Rhodesia: Selected transcription of excerpts from article by Edward. C. TABLER in Africana Notes and News, September 1972, vol 20 No. 3 ANDERSON, Alexander Gillies (c.1843-1912). "Sandy" Anderson came to Durban 1868. ANDERSON, Andrew Arthur. He was an early advocate of Imperial expansion in Southern Africa in the interests of British trade. His journey to Matabeleland i...

  • Army of the Potomac (USA), US Civil War

    The Union Army of the Potomac fought in most of the Eastern Theater campaigns, primarily in (Eastern) Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. After the end of the war, it was disbanded on June 28, 1865, shortly following its participation in the Grand Review of the Armies. Famous Units Because of its proximity to the large cities of the North, such as Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New Y...

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  • Army of Northern Virginia (CSA), US Civil War

    The Army of Northern Virginia was the primary military force of the Confederate States of America in the Eastern Theater of the American Civil War, as well as the primary command structure of the Department of Northern Virginia. It was most often arrayed against the Union Army of the Potomac. Districts Three districts were created under the Department of Northern Virginia: Aquia Distric...

  • Nova Scotia, Canada

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

  • Locked profiles

    The objective of this project is to identify all the profiles that are temporarily locked, pending arrangements for them to be unlocked. The Project Merge Issues turns this job so much easy. All curators are invited to participate. Feel free to improve this description. Explanation of Locked Profiles Geni allows the curators to create Master Profiles (MPs). Any PRO user has the power to e...

  • Prince Edward Island, Canada

    This project is to explore the connections of various people and families who lived in Prince Edward Island, Canada

  • My Immigrants PBJ

    My immigrant ancestors.

  • The Broniatowski Family Legacy

    ... and has filled him with a divine spirit of wisdom, insight and knowledge in all craftsmanship. -- (Exodus 35:30-31) The Broniatowski family from Czestochowa, Poland, included innkeepers, weavers, and soap makers as well as prominent figures in medical research, science and the arts. During the Second World War, a family book, containing the history and origins of the Broniatow...

  • American Revolution: Battle of Bunker Hill (1775)

    Please add your ancestors who fought in America's iconic battle to the project. Collaborators, feel free to update the front page, add resources, images, documents ... And invite more collaborators. The Battle of Bunker Hill took place on June 17, 1775, mostly on and around Breed's Hill, during the Siege of Boston early in the American Revolutionary War. From The True Story of the Battle of...

  • Namesakes

    Namesakes Places, organizations and things named after people. Who is your city or town, village or tribe named after? Or how about the company you work for, or the consumer product that you just bought at the store get its name? Have you ever wondered where a scientific discovery got its name? We often name our cities, towns, rivers, mountain rangers, airports, and universities after a pro...

  • Jews of Cincinnati

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Cincinnati . CINCINNATI ' CINCINNATI, S.W. Ohio metropolis. Cincinnati shelters the oldest American Jewish community west of the Alleghenies. It was mid-19th century America's third largest Jewish community. Congregational Life The first Jew to settle in Cincinnati was Joseph Jonas , who arrived from Plymouth, England, in 1...

  • Genealogy Blogs

    This project is used to track genealogy blogs that exist on the web. As a starting point I've created an OPML file with all of the blogs that I have in my reader. As an addendum/reminder, this is a message I sent in response to M. Mysels tonight -- she asked me to provide a good starting point for folks that were unable to work with the link above: Ms. Mysels, Thanks for all the g...

  • Eesti „Raadiohääled“ ja „Telenäod“

    Tere Genilane Mulle on kogu aeg tundunud, et Genis pole veel kohta, kuhu koguda kokku kõik need tuntud isikud keda teame enamasti vaid seetõttu, et me kuuleme nende häält raadist või keda me õhtust-õhtusse kohtame teleriekraanil. Siin on nüüd nende kodu!

  • Help Promote Geni!

    March 18, 2011: In the coming weeks we will begin providing some easy tips that will allow Geni's users to help spread the word of Geni. All ideas are welcome! Thanks, -George

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  • Chelmno Extermination Camp

    Chełmno extermination camp, also known as the Kulmhof concentration camp, was a Nazi German extermination camp that was situated 50 kilometres (31 mi) from Łódź, near a small village called Chełmno nad Nerem (Kulmhof an der Nehr in German). After annexation by Germany Kulmhof was included into Reichsgau Wartheland in 1939. The camp operated in two periods, f...

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  • Lodz Ghetto גטו לודז

    The Łódź Ghetto (German: Ghetto Litzmannstadt ) was the second-largest ghetto (after the Warsaw Ghetto) established for Jews and Roma in German-occupied Poland. Situated in the town of Łódź and originally intended as a temporary gathering point for Jews, the ghetto was transformed into a major industrial centre, providing much needed supplies for Nazi...

  • Chiropractic Therapy

    Chiropractors state that they can help you with pain you are experiencing and that means a lot to individuals that are trying to find the pain relief that they think they won't ever overcome. For more details visit .

  • Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal

    Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal Members of the Senate of the Netherlands since 1815 ‧ Leden van de Eerste Kamer der Staten-Generaal ‧ 1815-heden Lijst in Wikipedia met verwijzing naar pagina —A— Gijsbert Michiel Vredenrijk van AARDENNE ‧ 1930-1995 ‧ Johan Daniël Cornelis Carel Willem baron d'ABLAING van GIESSENBURG ‧ 1...

  • Isrameds

    Health issues affect personal as well as professional life. Abdominal pain affects body and health badly. Buy Synarel online to get rid of abdominal pain .

  • Tracing Irish ancestors - Where to start ?

    Who are you looking for? Trying to locate a particular person can be a daunting task. A name or surname is not enough. You should try to compile as much information as possible before you can start searching in order to have the best possible chance of locating your ancestors. It is also easier to focus on one or two individuals initially as you gain experience in your research. Establish who...

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  • USA Genealogy sources

    Links and sources for USA research If you have a usefull link to a source or other related material please add it to the list below Passenger and immigration sources New York passenger records from 1888-1925 New York Passenger records from 1820-1890 Passenger Arrival Records at the Port of Boston, Massachusetts 1820-1943 Immigrant ships transcribers Guild Searching for Ships i...

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  • Ireland Brickwall Project

    The Irish brickwall club Hitting a brickwall searching for family who came from Ireland ? Look no further. Many hands make light work and 2 know more then one. If you would like some help looking for an Irish ancestors just start a discussion and/or add the profile of the person to this project Links : Tracing Irish ancestors where to start? Irish links and sources Current reque...

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  • Cornish in Colorado

    This project will gather information about people who were born in Cornwall and who died in Colorado. Cornwall is one of the Celtic nations. Many Cornish people came to Colorado during the mining boom. They were called "Cousin Jack" or "Cousin Jenny". Featured Profiles Levinia Champion 1837–1912 Subject of the Book No Wealth for Levinia John Johns 1839–1876 Killed in the N...

  • Working with the Big Tree

    The Big Tree (or World Tree) is Geni slang for the largest tree on Geni. New users, and even long-time users, are sometimes unsure about the differences between working in the Big Tree versus working in standalone trees. This page is intended to be a quick reference. If you don't find your answer here, look at the Geni Help pages or start a project discussion. Big Tree versus Standalone Tre...

  • Saint Michael - Knights : 1565-1665

    Ordre de Saint Michel < Back to main project Historical events in this timeframe In order of nomination 1568 : Jean de Vassé 1569 : Adriano II Baglioni 1527-1574, des Baglioni de Pérouse, condottière italien 1570 : Jacques de Goué (1521-1574) 1571 : Guillaume Chohan de Coetcandec , du Chesnaye et de Rosnarho 1571 : Pierre de Dax (ou Dax) (1526-1600)

  • 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...

  • Familie/Family Botha

    This project is designed to collect Research Information, Discussions, Queries etc on the Botha family of South Africa. Please also come and join us on our Botha Facebook Page . Please follow the guidelines when creating or merging profiles refer to project: Core profiles Friedrich Botha (Both) SV/PROG 1 Samuel Friedrich Botha (Bode) SV/PROG 2 Please note that the descendants of S...

  • Admiraliteit van Zeeland ‧ 1610-1793

    Admiraliteit van Zeeland ‧ 1610-1793 organisatie Staatse Vloot -oorlogsvloot- tijdens Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden ‧ overige admiraliteitscolleges: • De Maze: Rotterdam • Amsterdam • Friesland: Dokkum ‧ na 1645: Harlingen • Zeeland: Middelburg • Noorderkwartier: Hoorn & Enkhuizen • admiraliteitsraad Vlissiingen ...

  • Irish Families Researched by Geni Users

    Irish Families Researched by Geni Users This project has been created on request from the Geni users who are researching Irish families. This will replace the current Roll-Call Irish families researched discussion as this is becoming too difficult to read through . The names will be where possible listed with a place name and with a link to the profile of the person who is also researching th...

  • Irish emigrants - ports of emigration, ships and passengerlists

    Queenstown ,county Cork (now Cobh) From 1848 - 1950 over 6 million adults and children emigrated from Ireland - over 2.5 million departed from Cobh county Cork Ireland , making it the single most important port of emigration. Cork was the major emigration port, although every port in Ireland was used as a point of emigration at some stage. Liverpool The port city of Liverpool, with a curr...

  • Ancient Planters: Wreck of The Sea Venture, 1609

    The purpose of this project is to find the descendants of the passengers aboard the ship Sea Venture, one of the early ships carrying new settlers to Virginia Colony. This Project will have both Project Curators and Project Collaborators. The primary source is this website: This website states: The "Sea Venture" (also called the Seaventure or Sea Adventure) sailed as part of a flotilla of n...

  • Portal Index

    Language Portals Language Portals are designed to aid and guide speakers of a language in their experience on Geni. Conversely, International Portals are intended to help non-speakers access resources in a language that is not their own. Catalan Portal català Deutsch Portal für Deutsch sprachige Dutch International Dutch Portal Portaal voor Nederlandstali...

  • Brick-Wall Workshop

    This is an open group collaborative project for assistance on genealogy "Brick-Walls". We all have them - some we have been successful at overcoming, others still give us continued grief as we all like to complete our ancestor line as far back as possible to learn our family heritage. Basic genealogy 101 teaches us that most "Brick-Walls" are due to human error - enumerator mis-spellings, and...

  • Born in Edsleskog before 1785

    Project description Assign profiles to the this project where birthplace has been specified to the parish of Edsleskog and year of birth is earlier than 1786. Since Edsleskog birth records begins in 1786, there is no way to verify data in household examinations about people born in the parish earlier than 1786. Still, the main source for profiles in this project are household examination re...

  • Yeoman

    Yeomen were farmersIn the late 14th to 18th centuries, yeomen were farmers who owned land (freehold, leasehold or copyhold). Their wealth and the size of their landholding varied. Often it was hard to distinguish minor landed gentry from the wealthier yeomen, and wealthier husbandmen from the poorer yeomen.Sir Anthony Richard Wagner, Garter Principal King of Arms, wrote that "a Yeoman would not...

  • Edsleskog birth info missing

    Project description Assign profiles to this project if the birthplace hasn't been specified to a certain cottage or village in the parish of Edsleskog. Note that quite often birth dates are wrong when not taken directly from the birth records book. Profiles placed here should be examined further for birthplace and birthdate data in church records. Edsleskog birth records begins in 1786, how...

  • Native American Activist

    Native American Activist Please add profiles here of activists that are of Native American origin. Lest we forget those who stand for right and justice, may they be honoured. Activists Leonard Peltier (born September 12, 1944) is a Native American activist and member of the American Indian Movement (AIM). In 1977 he was convicted and sentenced to two consecutive terms of life imprisonme...

  • Battle of The Boyne

    Battle of The Boyne Part of the Williamite War in Ireland Date: 1 July 1690 Old Style (11 July New Style, but now celebrated on 12 July) Location: Near Drogheda, Ireland Result Williamite victory Belligerents Jacobite [wiki] forces Strength 25,000, including: -19,000 Irish Catholics -6,000 French Commanders and leaders James VII of S...

  • Jews of Mississippi

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Mississippi . Some references: Turitz, Leo E. and Evelyn, Jews in Early Mississippi. Jackson, University Press of Mississippi, 2nd ed. (c) 1995. Mississippi History Now: Jews in Mississippi "The Alsace-Lorraine Jewish Experience in Louisiana and the Gulf South" by Anny Bloch-Raymond

  • People of Interest in My Family (Cheever, Duffey, Dolata, Eberling)

    This is a list of people I find interesting.

  • Quaker Women

    This Project is to study and document Quaker women. Feel free to join, add to the list (below) - and bring your ancestresses profiles with you. Quaker Views on Women For many outside observers during the first hundred years of Quakerism, the most surprising aspect of Quakerism was the fact that "ministry" – the prerogative to speak during a Quaker meeting – was open to women f...

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  • The Descendants fo Bruno Gosselin

    The Descendants of Bruno Gosselin Ross McCurdy is helping me to compile all the descendants of Bruno Gosselin. They started in Canada, St Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec and ended in Massachusetts. Bruno had 11 children and his children married and had their children. What made them come to the US? It seems some gravitated to the mills in Western Massachusetts. Bruno had several children and brought...

  • French Family

    Links French Family Association Sources History of the descendants of John Whitman of Weymouth, Massachusetts (1889) by Charles Henry Farnam Bibliography Numbers in square brackets [ ] are bibliography notations. FFA stands for French Family Association Library Number. [1] Robert (Bob) French, Robert D. French, 34 Blueberry Road, Marblehead, MA 01945, rdexfr@msn.com . [2] ...

  • American Revolution: Boston campaign (September 1774 - March 1776)

    American Revolution: Boston campaign (September 1774 - March 1776) Result Patriot victory, British forces driven from Boston area The Boston campaign was the opening campaign of the American Revolutionary War. The campaign was primarily concerned with the mobilization of Patriot militia units, and their transformation into a unified Continental Army. The campaign's military conflicts st...

  • Bataan Death March

    The Bataan Death March (9-17 April 1942) was the forcible transfer, by the Imperial Japanese Army, of 12,000 American and 64,000 Filipino prisoners of war after the three-month Battle of Bataan in the Philippines during World War II, which resulted in the deaths of thousands of prisoners. The 128-kilometer march was characterized by wide-ranging physical abuse and murder, and resulted in very h...

  • 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...

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  • Mauthausen

    Mauthausen Concentration Camp (known from the summer of 1940 as Mauthausen-Gusen Concentration Camp) grew to become a small group of Nazi concentration camps that was built around the villages of Mauthausen and Gusen in Upper Austria, roughly 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of the city of Linz. Its history ran from the time of the Anschluss in 1938 to the last week of the Second World War. The lar...

  • Notable New Zealanders

    Kia Ora! Welcome. This project is to document the genealogies for notable people who were born in or lived in Aotearoa New Zealand. Prime Ministers List of New Zealand Prime Ministers Henry Sewell (1856-1856) Sir William Fox (1856-1856) Sir Edward Stafford (1856-1861; 1865-1869; 1872-1872) Alfred Domett (1862-1863) Frederick Whitaker Frederick Weld George Waterhouse Sir Ju...

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  • Jewish Families of Kremenets, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Krements, Ukraine. See Kremenets Shtetl Co-Op and the Kremenets ShtetLinks page . KREMENETZ (Polish, Krzemieniec) : District town in the government of Volhynia, Russia. The Jews of Kremenetz are first mentioned in a charter of privileges granted by the grand duke Svidrigaila of Lithuania May 9, 1438, to the waywod...

  • Occupations portal

    Portal to Geni Projects dedicated to "occupations." Please consider creating occupation sub-portal projects to group together allied occupations. A-Z Index of Geni Projects Last updated 18 May 2014 Architects Art Collectors Artists: Painters Astronauts and Cosmonauts Attorneys to Judges, the American Legal System Aviators (Great Aviators) Biologists

  • 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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  • Dutch Painters 1900-2000

    Projectnr. 8399 Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders ‧ 1900-2000 Painters who lived and/or worked for most part of their life, in the 20th century, in the Netherlands. See also Project: Dutch painters 1700-1900 alfabetisch —A— Johannes Evert jr. AKKERINGA ‧ Den Haag 1894-1983 Voorburg Jan ALTINK ‧ Groningen 1885-1971 den Haag ‧ ANSINGH : H...

  • 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...

  • Nederlandse handleiding voor GENI * GENI voor DUMMY's

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

  • Born in Edsleskog

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

  • Spotsylvania Confederate Cemetery, Spotsylvania, Virginia

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

  • Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg

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

  • Emmy Award winners

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

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

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

  • 1820 Settlers - Bradshaw's Party

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

  • American Civil War

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

  • South Africa - small trees - not connected

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

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

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

  • 1820 Settlers - Bowker's Party

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

  • Dillard Family Cemetery, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA

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

  • Neely Family - 1891 - Wastella Kansas Neely

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

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