Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • 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 ...

  • American television actors

    For television actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American television actors are actors from the United States who perform on television. Television is one of the major mass media of the United States. Ninety-nine percent of American households have at least one television and the majority of households have more than one. As a whole, the television networ...

  • Baker And The Connected Families Of Jamaica

    Under construction, collobrations welcome. Heath Powell Williams Smith Tate

  • Screen Actors Guild Award

    The Screen Actors Guild Award (also known as the SAG Award) is an accolade given by the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) to recognize outstanding performances in film and primetime television. The statuette given, a nude male figure holding both a mask of comedy and a mask of tragedy, is called "The Actor". It is 16 inches (41 cm) tall, ...

  • Zoeken in FRIESLAND - Nederland

    —2012-okt-28-am-10:44+GMT-winter—jMu-JjF-PdB— aanvulling, correctie & nieuwe medewerkers welkom, vraag 't een redactie-lid via de knop rechtsboven ‧ NLD : bronnen-pagina-§-provincie-friesland Sneller zoeken binnen de provincie Friesland ‧ Voorwoord, inleiding en toelichting FY: Vertaling in autenthiek FRIES van onderstaande tekst is in voo...

  • Passengers of the ship “John and Sara”: Scots Prisoners of War, 1651

    Join us and add your "Scots Prisoner of War" ancestors to the project. Profiles must be set to "public." from The Ship “John and Sara” Prisoners of War, 1651 In 1650 the Scots sided with the monarchy in the English Civil War, and fought against the Puritans in the Battle of Worcester.  Thousands were captured as prisoners of war, and forced to march to London.�...

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  • Small Jewish Historical Museums, Synagogues and Other Sites in the Czech Republic

    Purpose: To highlight lesser known Jewish historical sites and projects in the Czech Republic. Mountain Synagogue in Hartmanice : Since 1883, it has been a house of prayer for more than 200 citizens of Jewish faith, later a carpenter’s workshop, and even a warehouse for used truck tires... Now, after almost 70 years without dignity, the Hartmanice Memorial Association has reopened the ...

  • 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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  • van Cuijk family genealogy

    Heren van Cuijk from Brabant

  • Familienbuch Kleinostheim (family book of Kleinostheim) 1500 - 1910

    English: Kleinostheim is a community in the Aschaffenburg district in the Regierungsbezirk of Lower Franconia (Unterfranken) in Bavaria, Germany. The community of Kleinostheim is about 40 kilometers east southeast of Frankfurt am Main about a half hour drive from it. Kleinostheim lies upstream from Frankfurt on the Main river. It is at the western edge of the Spessart range near Aschaffenbu...

  • Katyń 1940

    KATYN Wersja 'robocza' projektu. Pomordowani w Katyniu i okolicach na wiosnę 1940r. Please add profiles of Polish officers who were murdered in Katyn area (including i.e. Kharkiv, Mednoye, Ostashkiv) in the spring of 1940. The Katyn massacre, also known as the Katyn Forest massacre, was a mass execution of Polish nationals carried out by the People's Commissariat for Internal Affai...

  • Maritz Rebellie 15 September 1914 - 4 Februarie 1915

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Date 15 September 1914 – 4 February 1915 Die 1914-rebellie was ‘n Suid-Afrikaanse opstand wat in 1914 plaasgevind het. Ten spyte van die stigting van die Unie van Suid-Afrika het aansienlike verbittering weens die Tweede Vryheidsoorlog in die hart van baie Afrikaners bly voortleef. Toe Groot-Brittanje in 1914 oorlog teen Duitsland verklaa...

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  • 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...

  • Geologists - incl. Palaeontologists, Meteorologists and Geophysicists

    Geologists - incl. Palaeontologists, Meteorologists and Geophysicists This project features Famous Geologists - the purpose being to identify Geologists on Geni, and develop trees for those who are not yet listed. It will probably become necessary to have new projects for some specialities in future. There are many different fields of geology to specialise in, each with its own specific fie...

  • 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.

  • Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

    Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes, the Nobel Prizes. As described in Nobel's will, one part was dedicated to “the person who shall have made the most important discovery within the domain of physiology or medicine”. The Medicine Prize has subseq...

  • Nobel Prize Winners

    "The Nobel Prizes" The Nobel Prize Organization Every year since 1901 the Nobel Prize has been awarded for achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and for peace. The Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden. In 1968, Sveriges Riksbank established The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory...

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  • Historical Cornwall

    Historical Cornwall History of the County of Cornwall - England Please join the project and add information if you can. Contributions welcome - but please do not copy and paste Wiki!! The purpose of this project is to give a historical background to Cornwall, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any profiles o...

  • Hauri Haury Howery Howry Howrey Family

    The goal of this project is to build a single validated and documented family tree for the Hauri, Haury, Howery, Howry and Howrey families, from their earliest origin in 13th century Switzerland to near modern times. Background by Justin Swanström , 2013 The Hauri family originated at Beromünster, Swizerland. The earliest certain ancestor of the family was Richenza , called ...

  • American musicians

    For musicians of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American musicians are people from the United States who perform or compose music as a profession. The music of the United States reflects the country's multi-ethnic population through a diverse array of styles. Among the country's most internationally-renowned genres are hip hop, blues, country, rhythm and blues...

  • Johnson Family

    Johnson Family

  • Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients

    The Presidential Medal of Freedom is an award bestowed by the President of the United States and is—along with the comparable Congressional Gold Medal bestowed by an act of U.S. Congress—the highest civilian award in the United States. It recognizes those individuals who have made "an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, w...

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  • National Medal of Science

    National Medal of Science The National Medal of Science is an honor bestowed by the President of the United States to individuals in science and engineering who have made important contributions to the advancement of knowledge in the fields of behavioral and social sciences, biology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics and physics. The twelve member presidential Committee on the National Me...

  • United States Senators from North Carolina

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

  • United States Senators

    Welcome to the United States Senators project on Geni! This project aims to bring together all of the profiles for the men and women who have served in the upper house of the American legislature since it was first convened in 1789. Anyone who has ever served in the United States Senate should be added to the project. Resources The Senate maintains a list of all senators in U.S. history ,...

  • College of William & Mary

    College of William & Mary=The College of William & Mary in Virginia (also known as The College, William & Mary, or W&M) is a public research university located in Williamsburg, Virginia, United States. Privately founded in 1693 by letters patent issued by King William III and Queen Mary II, it is the second-oldest institution of higher education in the United States after Harvard University.Wil...

  • Shipbuilders A.K.A. Shipwrights

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

  • Majestic 12 (alleged UFO committee)

    Majestic 12 (alleged UFO committee) In UFO conspiracy theories, Majestic 12 (or MJ-12) is the code name of an alleged secret committee of scientists, military leaders, and government officials, formed in 1947 by an executive order by U.S. President Harry S. Truman to facilitate recovery and investigation of alien spacecraft. The concept originated in a series of supposedly "leaked" secret g...

  • Huguenot immigration to the James River area of Virginia 1620 to 1700

    Join this project (Actions > Join Project) if you would like to become part of it Soon after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes, King William and Queen Mary ascended to the throne of England. They offered the Huguenots the privilege of settling in Virginia. About 600 came to Virginia in 1700- 170. Many settled at a deserted Indian village called Manakintown.which is on the south side of th...

  • The Geni API

    Geni's API provides simple access to our core genealogy features. Our goal is to empower developers to create new applications for our rich dataset. Resources Platform Developer Tools: Dashboard Documentation for developers . To register an application, visit geni.com/platform/developer/apps . Note: if the application is a desktop app, the callback URL can be any URL, such as the offi...

  • The Battles of Cross Keys and Port Republic June 8-9, 1862, US Civil War

    From The National Park Service : The battles of Cross Keys and Port Republic were the decisive victories of Maj. Gen. Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson's 1862 Valley Campaign. At Cross Keys, one of Jackson's divisions beat back the army of Maj. Gen. John C. Fremont approaching from Harrisonburg while elements of a second division held back the vanguard of Brig. Gen. James Shields' division advanc...

  • Battle of New Market & the (V.M.I.) cadits

    [ ] ''Not to be confused with Battle of New Market Heights.'' 'The Battle of New Market was fought on May 15, 1864, in Virginia during the Shenandoah Valley Campaigns of 1864 in the American Civil War. A small Confederate army, which included cadets from the Virginia Military Institute (V.M.I.), forced Union Major General Franz Sigel and his army out of the Shenandoah Valley. '

  • Virginia Military Institute (V.M.I.) Alumni & Faculty

    From Wikipedia The Virginia Military Institute is a state-supported military college in Lexington, Virginia, the oldest such institution in the United States. V.M.I. has been called the "West Point" of the South, Founded: November 11, 1839 ----- Virginia Military Institute, notable alumni official site

  • Jewish Families of Śmigiel (formerly Schmeigel)

    52°01' N 16°32' E 190 mi W of Warszawa. A small town in Poland that was the birthplace of 48 Jewish citizens who were lost in the Holocaust. Most had moved to larger cities by the 1930's, many to Berlin. From Yad Vashem here is a list of the 48 people: Becker, Sally 1887 Berlin, Germany‎ List of deportation ... Murdered Bermann, Marta 1875 Schmiegel, Poland ...

  • Astrology

    Astrology ~ ASTROLOGIE ~ ASTRO-LOGICA - STERREN-WICHELARIJ ~ Astromantie ~ αστρολογια ~ etcetera..... Zodiac Aries Taurus Gemini Cancer Leo Virgo Libra Scorpio Sagittarius Capricorn Aquarius Pisces bekende ~ well know Astro-LOGEN of mensen die er STUDIE naar deden: A Heinrich Cornelius Ag...

  • Military Notables other than U.S Revolution and Civil War

    From Ancient times to the present, ordinary people (some who were not generals per se) have made significant contributions to history on the battlefield. Female Boudicea Joan of Arc Nanny of the Maroons (Jamaica) Male

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  • Bisschoppen van Utrecht

    Bisschoppen van Utrecht chronologisch grondleggers 695-739 : Willibrord ‧ Heilige ‧ Aartsbisschop der Friezen met zetel in Utrecht ‧ 739-754 : Bonifatius ‧ Heilige ‧ Aartsbisschop der Oost-Franken ‧ eeuwenlang beschouwd als opvolger van Willibrord en verantwoordelijke voor de Utrechtse kerk na diens dood ‧ stelde naar eigen zeggen een b...

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

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

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  • Eesti muusika

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti muusikuid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Eesti laulupidude üldjuhtide ja Eesti heliloojate tarbeks on eraldi projektid: Evi Liivak. Sünd ca.1925a. Tallinnas on imelaps, kes 11 aastase plikana esineb viiulikuntsnikuna. On mitmel suurel üritustel esinenud, esines ka Soomes. Otepää Teataja...

  • People on South African Stamps

    People on South African Stamps The following list has been compiled from my stamp collection which stops in 2006. Please join the project if you wish to add people from years after that date. CJB. People in the list below who have Geni profiles have bold links. Other links are to biographical pages on-line - mostly Wikipedia. It would be good to link as many of the people as possible to...

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  • Illuka kalmistu

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

  • Prominent Scientists: (i) Exact Sciences & Natural Sciences

    Prominent scientists who have made major contributions to our understanding of our world and the rules of nature. Selected Profiles (listed by activity period): Exact Sciences BCE Pythagoras, Ὁ Πυθαγόρας, of Samos (c. 570 BCE – c. 495 BCE ) Ionian Greek philosopher, mathematician, and founder ...

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  • Provenance and Images

    To investigate and cleanup images which may or may not actually depict the purported subject. © © 1909 : Jan Pieter VETH ‧ 1864-1925 ‧ kunst-schilder ‧ & ‧ © year : Tom HAARTSEN ‧ w:Ouderkerk a/d Amstel -NLD ‧ fotograaf ‧ || ‧ Coll.ABN‧AMRO ‧ Hist.Archief A'dam ‧ eigendom onbekend ‧ prov...

  • Order Orła Białego - Order of the White Eagle

    The Order of the White Eagle (Polish: Order Orła Białego) is Poland's highest decoration awarded to both civilians and the military for their merits. It was officially instituted on November 1, 1705 by Augustus II the Strong and bestowed on eight of his supporters: four Polish magnates, three Russian field marshals (including Peter Lacy), and one Cossack hetman. Order Orł...

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

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

  • War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714)

    War of the Spanish Succession See Wikipedia... The War of the Spanish Succession (1701–1714) was fought among several European powers, including a divided Spain, over the possible unification of the Kingdoms of Spain and France under one Bourbon monarch. As France and Spain were among the most powerful states of Europe, such a unification would have drastically altered the European b...

  • Public Welfare Medal winners

    The Public Welfare Medal is awarded by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences "in recognition of distinguished contributions in the application of science to the public welfare." It is the most prestigious honor conferred by the Academy. First awarded in 1914, the medal has been awarded annually since 1976. (includes list of winners)

  • Franklin Medal

    Franklin Medal=The Franklin Medal was a solar and engineering award presented by the Franklin Institute, of Philadelphia, PA, USA. of Laureates==

  • Wisconsin Governors

    Wisconsin Governors===List of Governors of Wisconsin==

  • Jewish families from Mühlhausen/Milevsko

    Current Czech name : Milevsko Other names/spellings : Mühlhausen [Ger]. Location : The town of Milevsko lies on Milevský Potok (Milevsko Stream) at 49°27' N, 14°22' E , 22 km NE of Pisek, 20 km NW of the town Tábor and 44 miles S of Prague, in S Bohemia. History: Archeological excavations in the area have shown that the first people lived in the area in ...

  • Eesti kultuur

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti kultuuritegelasi läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Kirjanikud ja luuletajad on eraldi projektis: Eesti kirjanikud; Kunstnikud oma oma projektis: Eesti kunstnikud; vt ka muid seotud projekte. Kasulikku teavet: EESTI KULTUUR

  • Canadian Portal

    The Canadian portal The Canadian portal is a place to meet other researchers, share information and take part in discussions and find everything available on Geni related to Canada. In addition to the above this portal will also function as a research tool with the links and sources provided on this portal page. About Canada Canada is a North American country consisting of ten provinces a...

  • Canadian Indigenous peoples- Portal

    First Nations Inuit Métis Links Naming Conventions Working Notes for ref only Some Canadian Tribes Includes the Following Indian Tribes Algonkin Arapaho Assiniboin Atsina Bellabella Bellacoola Beothuk Family Chilliwack Chippewa Cowichan Cree Crow Dakota Etchaottine Etchareottine Etheneldeli Haida Hidatsa Huron Iroquois Kawchodinne Kitksan Kutchin Kutenai Kwakiutl Lill...

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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...

  • van AMSTEL Family

    Familie van Amstel uit Noord Holland Nederlands Wikipedia: De Heren van Amstel. English Wikipedia: van Aemstel family, Founding fathers of Amsterdam Van Amstel is een van de oudste familienamen in Nederland. Oorsponkelijk waren de Heren van Amstel belangrijke ministerialen van de bisschop van Utrecht rond 1200-1296. Na de moord op Floris de Vijfde door Gijsbrecht IV Van Amstel, Herman VI ...

  • South Africans' Geni Landing Site. WELKOM CUZZINS!

    Hello!! "Welkom Cuzzins" is the SA Master Page , providing links to all the other South African based projects as a Help Page, Index of SA Projects, Historical Timeline and Communication portal. Tip Click on the 'Follow' button in the top right hand corner of the page if you want to join the SA Geni cuzzin community. We've also got a Facebook page for SA Geni users - to keep everyone up...

  • Basque diaspora

    The Basque diaspora is the name given to describe people of Basque origin living outside their traditional homeland on the borders between Spain and France. Many Basques have left the Basque Country for other parts of the globe for economic and political reasons. Notable Basque emigrants José de Anchieta , Jesuit missionary to Brazil. Domingo Martínez de Irala , Spanish co...

  • Basque Genealogy

    Basque Genealogy / Genealogía Vasca / Généalogy Basque / Genealogy Euskal Este proyecto fue creado para reunir perfiles del País Vasco y las regiones de España y Francia. Ce projet a été créé pour recueillir des profils du Pays Basque et de ses régions de l'Espagne et de la France. Proiektu hau sortu zen, Euskal Autonom...

  • Reyes de España

    Para las convenciones de nomenclatura, consulte Reinos medievales de Europa Occidental . The Kingdoms of Spain were eventually united by the marriage of Ferdinand II of Aragon and Isabella I of Castile. Although their kingdoms continued to be separate, with their personal union they ruled them together as one dominion. Ferdinand also conquered the southern part of Navarre and annexed it to wh...

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  • Virtuti Militari

    The Order Wojenny Virtuti Militari (War Order of Virtuti Militari) (Latin for "For Military Valour") is Poland's highest military decoration for heroism and courage in the face of the enemy at war. It was created in 1792 by Poland's King Stanisław August Poniatowski and is one of the oldest military decorations in the world still in use. Order Virtuti Militari (łac. Męstw...

  • Haapsalu vana kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Haapsalu Vana kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Haapsalu Vana Kalmistu ajaloost Maetu otsing haudi andmebaasis ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projek...

  • Laiusevälja kalmistu (Mõisaküla kalmistu)

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Laiusevälja kalmistu (Mõisaküla kalmistu)" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Mõisaküla kalmistu on kalmistu Jõgevamaal Jõgeva vallas Laiusevälja külas. Kalmi...

  • Torma kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Torma kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. Maetu otsing haudi andmebaasis ------------------------------------...

  • Tõreda kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tõreda kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Maetu otsing haudi andmebaasis Tõreda kalmistu asub Tähkvere külas Torma vallas Jõgevamaal, suuruseks 0,2 ha, paiknedes tasasel ...

  • Türi Kõrgessaare kalmistu

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

  • Türi Saunametsa kalmistu

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

  • Ireland Brickwall Project

    The Irish brickwall club The aim of this project is to help Geni users to take down the Irish brickwalls. How to place a request for help: Start a new discussion for every request. Give as much information as possible, without names and dates there is not much we can do. What records are available: Roman Catholic church records- parishes started to keep church register books fro...

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  • US Civil War Notables

    This project focuses on Civil War "notables" from the Union and Confederate armies and their families. Meaning of the word notables: NOTABLES, noun famous or important persons worthy of attention or notice; remarkable. including officers, volunteers, and draftees on both sides who are or should be recognized for their "NOTABLE" activities during the American Civil War —...

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

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

  • Türi Kohtu tänava kalmistu e. Türi vana kalmistu e. Türi väike kalmistu

    Türi Kesklinna kalmistu ja Türi Kohtu tn. kalmistu e. Türi vana kalmistu projektidega oli segadus ja arusaamatus kes millist kalmistut n.ö. vanaks kalmistuks pidas ja seetõttu sai Türi vana kalmistu projekt ümber nimetatud Türi Kesklinna kalmistu projektiks. Väidetavalt oli Türi vana kalmistu projekti lisatud fotod üle...

  • Women's Rights / Feminism

    Subjects of this project are claimants of entitlements and freedoms for women (including girls) in any or all societies. In some places women's rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others they may be ignored or suppressed. They differ from broader notions of human rights through claims of an inherent historical and traditional bias against...

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  • International War and Military projects Portal

    About this portal ( umbrella project) This International portal will list all war and military related projects on Geni. Minor wars and battles ,rebel and Guerilla wars can be added to this list too. If you come across a related project please add to this list. General war and military related projects: (not country specific) Military awards and decorations. Memori...

  • Early Virginia Immigrants, 1623-1666

    Complete listing of Early Virginia Immigrants, 1623-1666 (from book published 1912 by George Cabell Greer, now copyright-free) Over 17,000 names here: Please add Geni profiles you manage to this project that appear on the list. Citation: Greer, George Cabell. Early Virginia immigrants, 1623-1666. Originally published: Richmond, Va., 1912. Compiled from Land Office records; gives name, d...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) British Concentration Camps

    Please add Profiles of persons who died in or survived the British "hellcamps" to this project. This project is a tribute to them . Included also British soldiers and doctors stationed in these camps. Note: Please do not add profiles of Boer soldiers interned in POW camps outside South Africa A website with searchable data bases : BCCD To participate in any project - you do need t...

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  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) IRENE Camp/Kamp

    IRENE Photo with thanks to eGGSA. Follow this link to see all photo's of the camp. People in Camp 10297 Deaths 1610 Irene has received more attention than any other camp, for a number of reasons. Because it was located so close to Pretoria, it was under the eye of the senior camp authorities. The presence of a group of Boer women from Pretoria who nursed in the camp and who ex...

  • 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...

  • Lost and found in Scotland

    Lost and found in Scotland This project is designed to re-unite families to lost individuals on the tree. How many of us had that "Uncle" or "Best Mate of Dads" that did not seem to have any family? How many times in your research do you find someone, who, is a mystery, you want to add him to the tree, but, have no idea where he/she belongs. This is a way to honour that person, and, a place...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Ceylon

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... CEYLON Approximately 5,126 POW were held in the following camps: Camps Diyatalawa (Main camp) Mount Lavina (Convalescent camp) Ragama (Camp for dissidents and irreconcilables) Urugasmanhandiya (Camp for prisoners on ...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - POW - Deaths outside South Africa

    1899-1902 - Deaths This is taken from a Memorial Brochure Given out in 1983. The main writer was M C * E van Schoor Helping her were: P J Delport E Wessels H Ferreira B K Schoeman Prisoners who died and not on Geni in Black. Camp - Bermuda Prisoner of war Camps in Bermuda: Burt Darrell Hawkins Hinson Morgans Port Tucker Island. Buried at Long Island N...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - "Boer Foot Soldiers"

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) "Boer Foot Soldiers" This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) Boers . The focus of the main project is to feature the prominent figures of the war. This project is a place where we can add information about Boer foot soldiers who fought in the Anglo-Boer War, somewhere to assemble profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share int...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Boer Casualties

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Boer Casualties This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) Boers . This is a place where we can add information about Boer casualties of the Anglo-Boer War, somewhere to assemble profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about them. According top the Encyclopaedia Britannica nearly 100,000 live...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Prisoners Of War

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Prisoners of War This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) . The object of the project is to add information about both British/Colonial and Boer Prisoners of War, to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. The first sizable batch of Boer prisoners of war taken by t...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - Boers

    A Project aiming to include the profiles of those who fought for the Boers in Anglo Boer War in South Africa. 'n Projek waar daarna gestreef word om alle Boer profiele op Geni wat aan die ABO op die vegveld deelgeneem het. The Second Boer War (Dutch: Tweede Boereoorlog (1899-1901) Afrikaans:Tweede Vryheidsoorlog or Tweede Boereoorlog, (1899-1902) was fought from 11 October 1899 unti...

  • 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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  • Battle of Gettysburg

    July 1-3, 1863 July of 2013 marked the 150th anniversary of the battle! This project is devoted to all soldiers of every rank who fought at the Battle of Gettysburg, and to the families of those soldiers. This project is less about the conflict than it is about the people who engaged in it. That having been said, some historians call this battle the turning point of the ...

  • NIKLAN Family

    See projekt siin sai loodud, et enam teada saada oma vanaisa (emaisa) suguvõsast - millegi tõttu on side selle suure suguvõsaga olnud nõrk. Ema ei rääkinud neist palju, ilmselt käidi vanaisa Juhani lähedastega vähe läbi. Oleks tore, kui keegi selle suguseltsi praegustest järeltulijatest siia projekti midagigi lisaks ...

  • Virginia in the US Civil War - Military Units (CSA) 1861-1865

    Cavalry Down To: (Cavalry) Down To: (4th Regiment) Down To: ( Company A ) Down To: ( Company D ) Down To: (6th Regiment) Down To: ( Company I ) Down To: (9th Regiment) Down To: ( Company B )

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  • Virginia Cavalry (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Back To: (The Commonwealth Of Virginia) Back To: (Virginia In the Civil War 1861-1865) Back To: (Virginia Military Units) Down To: (4th Regiment) Down To: ( Company A ) Down To: ( Company D ) Down To: (6th Regiment) Down To: ( Company I )

  • Women in Military Conflicts - Doctors, Nurses and others

    Women in Military Conflicts - Doctors, Nurses and others The object of this project is to assemble profiles of women who played a roll in Military conflicts - mainly Doctors and Nurses - who were involved in wars up to and including World War II. Early records indicate that nursing was originally conducted by monks and nuns of various religious orders. It was considered to be work of a sp...

  • Rutland - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Rutland Image right - Titus Oates Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please add information about people of renown connected to Rutland, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add th...

  • Perpetual Emigration Fund

    The Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company was organized in October 1849. The "donations to the fund" helped outfit members "for the trek west" from 1850 to 1887. It also funded voyages to America starting in 1856. The fund was dis-incorporated in 1887 under the provisions of the Edmunds-Tucker Act. Approximately 30,000 people were assisted with all or part of their transportation expenses during th...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1852

    1852 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1852 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...

  • WW2 Roll of Honour - New Zealand

    The Second World War was the greatest conflict ever to engulf the world. It took the lives of 50 million people, including one in every 150 New Zealanders, and shaped the world that we have lived in ever since.*The population of New Zealand in 1940 was about 1,600,000.*About 140,000 New Zealand men and women served, 104,000 in 2NZEF, the rest in the British or New Zealand naval or air forces.*F...

  • 4th Virginia Cavalry (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Over To: (Summary and Engagements) Back To: (The Commonwealth Of Virginia) Back To: (Virginia In the Civil War 1861-1865) Back To: (Virginia Military Units) Back To: (Cavalry) Down To: ( Company A ) Down To: ( Company D )

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  • Republic of Texas

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

  • Jacobite Risings (1688-1746)

    Jacobite Risings The Jacobite Risings were a series of uprisings, rebellions, and wars in Great Britain and Ireland occurring between 1688 and 1746. The uprisings were aimed at returning James VII of Scotland and II of England, and later his descendants of the House of Stuart, to the throne after he was deposed by Parliament during the Glorious Revolution. The series of conflicts takes its na...

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