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  • Jewish Families of Truskavets, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Truskavets, Ukraine, also known as Truskawiec, Triskovitz, Truskavec', Truskawez. Gesher Galicia - Truskavets

  • Jewish Families from Tribukhovtsy, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Tribukhovtsy, Ukraine, also known as Trybuchowce, Trybukhivtsi, Trybukhovtse, Tribuhovtsy. Gesher Galicia - Tribukhovtsy

  • Jewish Families of Povazska Bystrica, Slovakia (formerly Vag Besztercze, Hungary)

    Považská Bystrica, Slovakia , formerly Vag Besztercze (Hungarian) and Waag Bistritz (German), situated northeast of Trencin City and west of Zilina, Slovakia. Census records show that Jewish families were living here as early as 1720. By 1795 , there were 42 Jewish heads-of-household residing in Vag Besztercze and surrounding villages: Joseph Kohen (Joseph Frankl-Kohn) Isa...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Catherine Stewart Forbes 1841

    Catherine Stewart Forbes Ship: 457 tons Captain: John Hobbs Surgeon Superintendent: Joseph Abbott Sailed 1:30pm London, Gravesend 5th Feb 1841 - arrived Port Nicholson 24th June 1841 Cabin Passengers Barker Joseph Benson 26 Booked to return by the same ship. Martin Francis Victor 25 Intends settling in New Zealand Steerage Passengers Alexander Elizabet...

  • West Wycombe Park, Buckinghamshire, England

    West Wycombe Park, Buckinghamshire, England West Wycombe Park is a country house near the village of West Wycombe in Buckinghamshire, England, built between 1740 and 1800. It was conceived as a pleasure palace for the 18th-century libertine and dilettante Sir Francis Dashwood, 2nd Baronet. The house is a long rectangle with four façades that are columned and pedimented, three theatrica...

  • Stowe Landscape Gardens & Monuments, Buckinghamshire, England

    Stowe Landscape Gardens & Monuments, Buckinghamshire, England The history of the gardens In the 1690s, Stowe had a modest early-baroque parterre garden, owing more to Italy than to France, but it has not survived, and, within a relatively short time, Stowe became widely renowned for its magnificent gardens created by Lord Cobham. The Landscape Garden was created in three main phases, showin...

  • Australian Football League

    The Australian Football League (AFL) is the highest-level professional competition in the sport of Australian rules football. Through the AFL Commission, the AFL also serves as the sport's governing body, and is responsible for controlling the Laws of the Game. The league was founded as the Victorian Football League (VFL) as a breakaway from previous Victorian Football Association (VFA), with i...

  • Gravestone Photo Exchange

    Here is a place where anyone can sign up to request or deliver pictures of family gravestones. If you would like to volunteer your help, please create a discussion detailing the area you're willing to visit to take pictures. If you're requesting photos, please be as specific as possible. If you can, please provide the full name, cemetery name, location of cemetery, and position of grave. ...

  • The Office (U.S. Series)

    From 2005 - 2013, the American version of the mockumentary sitcom "The Office" told the story of the employees of the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional paper company Dunder Mifflin. The show is already included on the short-lists for consideration as one of the greatest sitcoms of all time, having won multiple Emmys and anchored the NBC network since it began its run. In celebrat...

  • BC Valga (Basketball)

    BC Valga, also known as Valga-Valka/Maks & Moorits after its title sponsor, is an Estonian professional basketball club founded in 2001. They play in the Estonian League and the Latvian League.The team plays its home games at Valga Sports Hall.

  • Korvpalli Meistriliiga (Estonian Basketball Premier League)

    The Korvpalli Meistriliiga (English: Basketball Premier League) known as the Alexela Korvpalli Meistriliiga (English: Alexela Basketball Premier League) for sponsorship reasons is the first tier level men's professional basketball league in Estonia. The first Estonian Basketball Championship tournament was held in 1925. During the Soviet occupation (1941–1991) the league was called Est...

  • Deutsche Eishockey Liga (German Ice Hockey League)

    The Deutsche Eishockey Liga (German Ice Hockey League, shortname DEL) is a German professional ice hockey league that was founded in 1994. It was formed as a replacement for the Ice hockey Bundesliga and became the new top-tier league in Germany as a result. Unlike the old Bundesliga, the DEL is not under the administration of the German Ice Hockey Federation. The DEL currently has the highest ...

  • Adler Mannheim (Ice Hockey)

    Adler Mannheim ('Mannheim Eagles', formerly Mannheimer ERC) are an ice hockey team of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga, the highest ice hockey league in Germany. The team is based in Mannheim, a city in the north of Baden-Württemberg. Currently, the team plays at SAP Arena, where they moved at the beginning of the 2005–06 season after having played at Eisstadion am Friedrichspark for n...

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

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

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  • Iserlohn Roosters (Ice Hockey)

    The Iserlohn Roosters are a professional ice hockey team based in Iserlohn, North-Rhine-Westphalia. They are members of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga since 2000 and play their home games at the Eissporthalle Iserlohn which is also known as Eissporthalle am Seilersee. Playing fifteen years in the DEL the team made the playoffs three times. The Roosters are widely regarded for their fans and having...

  • Hamburg Freezers (Ice Hockey)

    The Hamburg Freezers are a member of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) that play their games in Hamburg, Germany. Originally known as the Munich Barons from 1999 until 2002, team owner Philip Anschutz, who also owns Eisbären Berlin, relocated the franchise to Hamburg for financial reasons on 3 June 2002, and renamed the team Hamburg Freezers. Their German nickname is Eisschränke (...

  • Family Hero:: The First Responders

    This project is created to recognize and honor 'First Responders' in our families --- sometimes risking their lives to save others. First Responders --- An 'employee of an emergency service who is likely to be among the first people to arrive at and assist at the scene of an emergency, such as an accident, natural disaster, or terrorist attack. First responders typically include police, firef...

  • William & Mary Randolph:: The 'Adam & Eve of Virginia'

    Any pursuit of genealogy that includes Colonial Virginia will inevitably include William and Mary (Isham) Randolph. This project hopefully will provide assistance in understanding the life and times of ancestors who are connected to William & Mary Randolph. The Randolph Family was wealthy and highly influential political family whereby their descendants served as Legislators in Congress, Ch...

  • The Battle of Wilson's Creek, MO August 10, 1861 US Civil War

    The Battle of Wilson's Creek was the first major battle of the war west of the Mississippi, and is sometimes called the "Bull Run of the West". The first Union casualty of a General happened during the short but intense fighting, when Brigadier General Nathaniel Lyon was shot through the heart on Bloody Hill. — - - - - - - — The Battle of Wilson's Creek August 10, 1861...

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  • Wormsley Estate

    Wormsley Estate Wormsley's history as an Estate dates back to the 12th Century, although it has only changed hands twice since it was bought by the Scrope family in 1574. Click here to read the full history of Wormsley. The Getty family's tenure began in 1984 with Sir Paul Getty' laying plans for a comprehensive restoration of Wormsley – including the many houses, the agricultural en...

  • Jewish Community of Armenia

    The Jewish community of Armenia dates back almost 2,000 years. Many historians date the arrival of the first Jewish settlement in Armenia back to the destruction of the First Temple. During the conquest of King Tigranes II the Great, Tigranes brought with him 10,000 Jewish captives to Armenia when he retreated from Palestine, because of the Roman attack on Armenia (69 B.C.E.). By 360-370 C.E....

  • Project index Lage Landen

    'De Lage Landen ' 'De Lage Landen, ook wel Lage Landen bij de zee, is de laagvlakte in Noordwest-Europa die het stroomgebied vormt van de beneden-Rijn, de beneden-Maas en de Schelde. Doel van de project index De bedoeling van de Lage Landen project index is een duidelijk en eenvoudig overzicht te geven van wat er zo al aanwezig is op Geni aan projecten over de Lage Landen. Het overzicht...

  • Jewish Families from Sibiu, Romania

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Sibiu, Romania.

  • Jewish Families from Tolstoye, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Tolstoye, Ukraine, also known as Touste, Tost, Tovste, Kut-Tolstetskiy. Gesher Galicia - Tolstoye

  • Jewish Families from Terebovlya, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Terebovlya, Ukraine, also known as Trembowla, Trembovla, Trebevle, Terebowlja, Terebovlia. Gesher Galicia - Terebovlya

  • Jewish Families from Tarnorudka, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Tarnorudka, Ukraine, also known as Tarnoruda. Gesher Galicia - Tarnorudka

  • State of Ohio

    OHGenWeb Project Website

  • Sędziszów Małopolski

    Distinguish from the smaller city of Sędziszów , 35 miles N of Kraków, 31 miles SW of Kielce (Kieltz), 6 miles NW of Wodzisław. 50°04' N 21°42' E 154 mi SSE of Warszawa This project is under the umbrella Jewish Communities of Poland. Tomasz Kocur Malec is working on restoring the Jewish Cemetery . JewishGen has a forum for the Kolbuszowa Region ...

  • Yorkshire - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Yorkshire Image right - Amy Johnson 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 Yorkshire, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and ad...

  • House of Lancaster

    Scope of Project This project identifies individuals belonging to the royal House of Lancaster. Overview The House of Lancaster was a branch of the royal House of Plantagenet. It was one of the opposing factions involved in the Wars of the Roses, an intermittent civil war which affected England and Wales during the 15th century. The family provided England with three kings: Henry IV of En...

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  • Pintores Latinoamericanos

    Proyecto para encontrar la genealogia de los Artistas pintores Latinoamericanos de todas las epocas. Obra en el cuadro: Roberto Matta Echaurren Sobre el mundo : El mundo no es algo rígido y estático,está en constante movimiento donde fluye energía y está en constante cambio Proyecto creado por Jaime Ross(c) 09/06/2012 ARGENTINA Alberto A Güi...

  • Tučepi

    Povijest župe Tučepi Župa Tučepi nalazi se u istoimenoj općini Splitsko-dalmatinske županije. Do potresa 1962. god. i izgradnje Jadranske magistrale većina Tučepljana je stanovala pod planinom u zaseocima Podpeć, Čovići, Srida sela, Šimići i Podstup na plodnim biokovskim padinama baveći se poljop...

  • Time Travelers

    Living profiles with birth years between 0 and 100. Born in 53 or '53 ??

  • Canoy - Danlag (Hawaii) Connection

    Trying to find relatives and connections between everyone related to Eusebia Canoy and Claudio Danlag.

  • Jews of California

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from California . Early Jewish Families from Los Angeles Early Jewish Families from San Francisco Here is a partial reference list: A Cultural History of Jews in California... Birth of a Community: Jews and the Gold Rush California and the Jews California Jews

  • Jewish Families from Przecław, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Przecław, Poland also known as Pshetzlov. Gesher Galicia-Przecław

  • Jewish Families from Przeciszów, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Przeciszów, Poland. Gesher Galicia-Przeciszów

  • 1820 Settlers - Sephton-Gush Party

    Sephton's Party Main Reference The Settler Handbook by MD Nash Additional information from 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 need to first be a collaborator - ...

  • Jewish Families from Probezhna, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Probezhna, Ukraine also known as Probużna, Probizhna, Probuzhne, Probuzhna, Probezhnaya. Gesher Galicia-Probezhna

  • Jewish Families from Potochyshche, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Potochyshche, Ukraine also known as Potoczyska, Potochishche, Potochyska, Potochiska, Поточище. Gesher Galicia-Potochyshche

  • Everti talu kalmistu

    Everti talu kalmistu on kalmistu Viljandi kihelkonnas Viljandimaal, tänapäevase haldusjaotuse järgi Saareküla külas Viljandi vallas Viljandi maakonnas. Kalmistu pindala on 0,19 ha.Kalmistu rajati 1934. aastal Everti talu maadele, omanik oli talu peremees Märt Evert. Kalmistule on maetud ja ümbermaetud üle 40 inimese.Viide: Wikipedia

  • Jewish Families from Potelich, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Potelich, Ukraine also known as Potylicz, Potelych, Potolitch, Potelyc, Potylich. Gesher Galicia-Potelich

  • Jewish Families from Podliski Malyye, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Podliski Malyye, Ukraine also known as Podliski Male. Gesher Galicia-Podliski Malyye

  • Jewish Families from Podkamen, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Podkamen, Ukraine also known as Podkamień, Pidkamin', Podkamen', Podkamin, Podkaminya, Pidkamien, Підкамінь. Gesher Galicia-Podkamen

  • Jewish Families from Podgaytsy, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Podgaytsy, Ukraine also known as Podhajce, Pidhaytsi, Podhaitza, Pidayets, Pidhayets, Pidhajci, Podgaitsy, Podgajcy, Podgaytse, Podhaytse, Pidhajzi. Gesher Galicia-Podgaytsy

  • Jewish Families from Podbuzh, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Podbuzh, Ukraine also known as Podbuż, Pidbuzh, Pidbuz. Gesher Galicia-Podbuzh

  • Jewish Families from Podbortse, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Podbortse, Ukraine also known as Podborce, Pidbirce, Podbirci. Gesher Galicia-Podbortse

  • Jewish Families from Pilzno, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pilzno, Poland also known as Pilsen, Pilzne. Gesher Galicia-Pilzno

  • Jewish Families from Przeworsk, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Przeworsk, Poland also known as Pshevarsk, Pshevors'k. Gesher Galicia-Przeworsk

  • Jewish Families from Pustomyty, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pustomyty, Ukraine. Gesher Galicia-Pustomyty

  • Jewish Families from Pystan, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pystan, Ukraine also known as Pistyn', Pistyń, Pistin, Pystyn'. Gesher Galicia-Pystan

  • Jewish Families from Pikulovitse, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pikulovitse, Ukraine, also known as Pikułowice, Pikułowyczi. Gesher Galicia - Pikulovitse

  • Jewish Families from Pysznica, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pysznica, Poland also known as Pyshnitza, Pishnitza. Gesher Galicia-Pysznica

  • Jewish Families from Pidvolochys'k, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pidvolochys'k, Ukraine also known as Podvolochisk, Podwołoczyska, Podvolitchisk, Pidvoločys'k, Pidwolotschysk, Podwlocztska. Gesher Galicia-Pidvolochys'k

  • Jewish Families from Pidvolochys’k, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pidvolochys’k, Ukraine, also known as Podvolochisk, Podwołoczyska, Podvolitchisk, Pidvoločys'k, Pidwolotschysk, Podwlocztska. Gesher Galicia - Pidvolochys’k

  • Jewish Families from Peremyshlyany, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Peremyshlyany, Ukraine, also known as Przemyślany, Premislani, Peremyschljany, Premishlan, Pzhemyslyany, Przemysliane, Peremyshliany, Peremysljany. Gesher Galicia - Peremyshlyany

  • Jewish Families from Nyzhnya Yablun'ka, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Nyzhnya Yablun'ka, Ukraine also known as Jabłonka Niżna, Nizhnyaya Yablon'ka, Yablon'ka Nizhnyaya, Jabłonka. Gesher Galicia-Nyzhnya Yablun'ka

  • Jewish Families from Nyzhniv, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Nyzhniv, Ukraine also known as Niżniów, Nizhnov, Nizhnev, Nizhneve, Nizhnuv, Nizhnyuv. Gesher Galicia-Nyzhniv

  • Jewish Families from Novyye Strelishcha, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Novyye Strelishcha, Ukraine also known as Novi Strilyshcha, Strzeliska Nowe, Strelisk, Stsheliska Nove, Strzeliska, Streliski Novyye, Novaya Streliska. Gesher Galicia-Novyye Strelishcha

  • Jewish Families from Nowy Żmigród, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Nowy Żmigród, Poland also known as Żmigród Nowy, Zhmigrod, Schmiedeburg, Żmigród, Zhmigrod Novy. Gesher Galicia-Nowy Żmigród

  • Jewish Families from Nowy Targ, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Nowy Targ, Poland also known as Neumarkt am Dohnst, Nový Targ, Neimarkt, Neumarkt, Novi-Targ, Noymark. Gesher Galicia-Nowy Targ

  • Jewish Families from Novyye Strelishcha, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Novyye Strelishcha, Ukraine also known as Novi Strilyshcha, Strzeliska Nowe, Strelisk, Stsheliska Nove, Strzeliska, Streliski Novyye, Novaya Streliska. Gesher Galicia-Novyye Strelishcha

  • Jewish Families from Novyy Vitkov, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Novyy Vitkov, Ukraine also known as Witków Nowy, Vitkov, Nova Vytkiv, Vitkuv Novy, Witków Stary. Gesher Galicia-Novyy Vitkov

  • Jewish Families from Novyy Yarychiv, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Novyy Yarychiv, Ukraine also known as Novyy Yarychev, Jaryczów Nowy, Yartchev, Novyi Yarychiv, Jaryczów, Jaryczów Stary, Yarychev, Jarychow, Yarychuv. Gesher Galicia-Novyy Yarychiv

  • Jewish Families from Palashëvka, Ukraine

    The project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Palashëvka, Ukraine, also known as Pauszówka, Palashivka, Paushuvka, Palasivka. Gesher Galicia - Palashëvka

  • Jewish Families from Novyy Vitkov, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Novyy Vitkov, Ukraine also known as Witków Nowy, Vitkov, Nova Vytkiv, Vitkuv Novy, Witków Stary. Gesher Galicia-Novyy Vitkov

  • Jewish Families from Novoye Misto, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Novoye Misto, Ukraine also known as Nowe Miasto, Nove Misto, Neistat, Nowemiasto Bybło, Nowy Miaste Przemyskie, Nove Myasto Peremyshl'ske, Nove Myasto, Novoye Mesto. Gesher Galicia-Novoye Misto

  • Jewish Families from Nizhankovichi, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Nizhankovichi, Ukraine also known as Niżankowice, Nizhankovitz, Nizhankovitsy, Nizhankovitse, Nizhankovich, Nizhankovice, Nizankovichi, Nishankowizy. Gesher Galicia-Nizhankovichi

  • Jewish Families from Niepołomice, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Niepołomice, Poland also known as Nieplomitza. Gesher Galicia-Niepołomice

  • Jewish Families from Niebylec, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Niebylec, Poland also known as Nebelitz. Gesher Galicia-Niebylec

  • Jewish Families from Nemirov, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Nemirov, Ukraine also known as Niemirów, Nemyriv, Nemiruv. Gesher Galicia-Nemirov

  • Jewish Families from Narol, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Narol, Poland also known as Naril, Narol Lipsko. Gesher Galicia-Narol

  • Worcestershire - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Worcestershire, England Image right - Edward Elgar Please add information about people of renown connected to Worcestershire, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in bold . To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link...

  • Jewish Families from Okopy, Ukraine

    The project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Okopy, Ukraine, also known as Okup, Okip, Okopi, Okopy Świętej Trójcy. Gesher Galicia - Okopy

  • Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - M

    Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - M This is a sub-project of Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page Extracted from Publication - THE WHITES OF ENKELDOORN 1880 to 1980 A history of the families of european descent who settled in the area of Enkeldoorn (renamed Chivu) Rhodesia. now Zimbabwe. Author -- Sarel Van der Walt Completed in approximately the year 2001 POPULATION ENKELDOORN -...

  • Kruger - Bekker Trek to Rhodesia - 1895

    Kruger - Bekker Trek 1895 To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistance. See the discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going! How to add a link is...

  • Edenburg Trek to Rhodesia - 1894

    Three men, Cannell, Grootwahl and Swanepoel from Edenburg were chosen as delegates to go an inspect the country of Rhodesia, their expenses being paid by the trekkers interested in settling there. To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. Sharon Doubell has set up a discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to g...

  • Hartwell House, Buckinghamshire, England

    Hartwell House, Buckinghamshire, England Hartwell House is a country house in the village of Hartwell in Buckinghamshire, southern England. The house is part of the Hartwell Estate owned by the Ernest Cook Trust, and since 2008 has been leased to The National Trust. It is a grade I listed building,[1] and is currently used as a hotel. Location The house is about 2 miles (3.2 km) north of ...

  • Hughenden Manor, Buckinghamshire, England

    Hughenden Manor, Buckinghamshire, England Hughenden Manor is a red brick Victorian mansion, located in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England. In the 19th century, it was the country house of the Prime Minister, Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield. Today, it is owned by the National Trust and fully open to the public. The house sits on the brow of the hill to the west of the main A4...

  • Kings Head Inn, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England

    Kings Head Inn, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England The King's Head Inn is one of the oldest public houses with a coaching yard in the south of England. It is located in the Market Square, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. The oldest part of the current structure of the building is of 15th-century design;[1] however, the cellars are much older, dating back to the 13th century,[2] and may have bee...

  • Moorish Culture in Spain and Elsewhere

    This project is about exactly what it says. The Moors conquered Spain about 700 A.D. and stayed there for over 700 years. We will talk about how Moorish culture affected the Iberian Peninsula (Spain and Portugal) and all their colonies and colonists. ( ). There were at least three (3) sets of Muslim/Moslem Moors: the Arabic Moors, Black or African Moors (hence the term, "blackamoor," or Black...

  • West Florida, the 15th Colony

    This project is to discuss and research the West Florida Colony controlled variously by Spain and Britain. In recent conversations with David Menk, he mentioned the 8 eastern Parishes of Louisiana were actually part of West Florida. Notables William Blount --- 1st person in the U.S. to be impeached by the House of Representatives, the first time it even exercised this power, and was simul...

  • Spanish Louisiana

    This project is to discuss and research the Louisiana Territory controlled by Spain for fifty (50) years, 1763-1813. Recent conversations with David Menk, a former native of Sliddell, Louisiana. He mentioned that West Florida was larger than imaged and extended to the Mississippi River in Louisiana. Thus the name Florida Parishes, eight of them! Notables William Blount ---An aggressive la...

  • Caliphates and Other Islamic Governments

    The term caliphate (from the Arabic خلافة or khilāfa, Turkish: Halife ) refers to the first system of government established in Islam, and represented the political unity of the Muslim Ummah (nation). In theory, it is a constitutional republic, meaning that the head of state (the Caliph) and other officials are representatives of the people who must gov...

  • Emirate of Granada

    بنو نصر/النصريون/بنو الأحمر في غرناطة By 1250 the greater part of the Iberian Pensinsula had come under the rule of the kings of Aragon, Castile, and Portugal. Only one remaining...

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  • Caliphate of Córdoba

    The Caliphate of Córdoba (Arabic: خلافة قرطبة, Khilāfat Qurṭuba ) ruled the Iberian peninsula (Al-Andalus) and part of North Africa, from the city of Córdoba, from 929 to 1031. This period was characterized by remarkable success in trade and culture; many of the masterpieces of Islamic Iberia were ...

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  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Setúbal ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Setúbal 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 SETÚBAL . Antonio da Costa Veloso (Setúbal, Portugal, ? - Curitiba, Paraná, c. 1704) casado com Ana Maria da Silva. Antonio Jorge Pereira (S&#x...

  • Cliveden, Buckinghamshire, England

    Cliveden, Buckinghamshire, England Cliveden (pronounced /ˈklɪvdən/) is an Italianate mansion and estate at Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England. Set on banks 40 metres (130 ft) above the River Thames, its grounds slope down to the river. The site has been home to an earl, three countesses, two dukes, a Prince of Wales and the Viscounts Astor. As home of Nancy Astor, the hou...

  • Eythrope, Buckinghamshire, England

    Eythrope Buckinghamshire, England= Eythrope (previously Ethorp) is a hamlet and country house in the parish of Waddesdon, in Buckinghamshire, England. It is located to the south east of the main village of Waddesdon. It was bought in the 1870s by a branch of the Rothschild family, and belongs to them to this day.===History===The hamlet name is Anglo Saxon in origin, and means "island farm", ref...

  • Fawley Court, Buckinghamshire, England

    Fawley Court, Buckinghamshire, England Fawley Court is a country house, with large mixed-use grounds standing on the west bank of the River Thames at Fawley in the English county of Buckinghamshire. Its former deer park extended east into the Henley Park area of Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire that abuts it to the south. It is listed at Grade I for its architecture. [1] History Early histor...

  • Halton House, Buckinghamshire, England

    Halton House, Buckinghamshire, England Halton House is a country house in the Chiltern Hills above the village of Halton in Buckinghamshire, England. It was built for Alfred de Rothschild between 1880 and 1883. It is currently used as the main officers' mess for RAF Halton. History There has been a manor house at Halton since the Norman Conquest, when it belonged to the Archbishop of Cant...

  • Hampden House, Buckinghamshire, England

    Hampden House, Buckinghamshire, England Hampden House is a country house in the village of Great Hampden, between Great Missenden and Princes Risborough in Buckinghamshire. It is named after the Hampden family. The Hampdens (later Earls of Buckinghamshire) are recorded as owning the site from before the Norman conquest. They lived continually in the house until 1938. Early history The cor...

  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

    The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Website HISTORY "Founded Feb. 12. 1909, the NAACP is the nation's oldest, largest and most widely recognized grassroots-based civil rights organization. Its more than half-million members and supporters throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities, campaigning for...

  • Titanic Passengers - First Class

    Titanic Passengers - First Class This a sub project of the RMA Titanic project, the passenger list below is currently used as a worksheet while we are in the process of adding profiles. Here you can check if the profile you would like to add is added already Profiles currently on Geni : Please add profiles with a link if they can be found on Geni Information about the first class passen...

  • Rhodesia/Zimbabwe - Small Trees

    Rhodesia/Zimbabwe - Small Trees This project lists small unconnected trees of people of Rhodesia/Zimbabwe (other than Pioneers). Please link the most senior profile of the small tree to this project - not all the ancestors or descendants. See Also Rhodesian Settlers - Small Trees Rhodesia/Zimbabwe - Found Records How to participate in this project You do firstly need to be a col...

  • Sephardic Luminaries

    The aim of this project is to explore and capture the glorious culture, great and rich heritage of Sephardic Jewry vis-a-vis prominent leaders and famous personalities from the the Babylonian Exile to our times. Project Photo Articles, Videos, Websites see video articles Sephardic Studies Farhi.org Genealogy Index Noteworthy Sephardim List...

  • The Golden Age of Jews in Sepharad/Al-Andalus

    Golden Age of Jews in Sepharad/Al-Andalus in 13th and 15th centuries. Intellectual Center of Art and Science, Culture and Philosophy Jewish life flourished in Sepharad, Moorish Spain. Jews were totally integrated as royal advisors and physicians. Hasdai ibn Shaprut, a tenth century Jewish statesman, wrote : The land is rich, abounding in rivers, springs and aqueducts; ...

  • Sephardic Families Who Settled in Europe after Expulsion from Spain in 1492

    The aim of this project is to document the Jews who settled in Western Europe after the Expulsion of from Spain in 1492. These families settled in Netherlands, Italy, Greece, England. Links Musica Romantica Video: The Sephardi Balkan Odyssey Jarrett Ross' Blog - Sephardic Genealogy American Sephardi Federation Sephardi Library Roots of Sefarad - Jewish Heritage in Spain ...

  • Pythagorean Philosophers & Kabbalists

    This project is to showcase the dynamic exchange of ideas between the Pythagorean brotherhood and early Kabbalists. Pythagoras and Mystic Science Dr. Daniel Farhey Pythagoras , born on the Greek island of Samos, was initiated for the first time into the "Ancient Mysteries" of the Phoenicians and studied for about 3 years in the temples of Tyre, Sidon, and Byblos. From there, he naviga...

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