Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Hertfordshire - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Hertfordshire Image right - Cecil John Rhodes 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 Hertfordshire, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the ...

  • Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School

    Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts Please add Geni profiles associated with the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in New York, New York to this project. They can include teachers, alumnae, public officials, etc. Website: Address: 100 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, New York, United States Type: Public (exam)l Established: 1936 Founder: Fiorello H. LaGuard...

  • Historical Huntingdonshire

    Historical Huntingdonshire History of the County of Huntingdonshire - 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 Huntingdonshire, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add li...

  • Abildgaard Family

    ABILDGAARD – The missing link (DK) Forbindelsen mellem den ældre og yngre linie i Abildgaardslægten er gået tabt og ikke genfundet siden. Om det vil være muligt at genfinde den gennem Geni kunne være forsøget værd. (En) The connection between the older and younger line in the Abildgaard name were lost and has not been recovered ever si...

  • Gordon Family

    Research into the Gordon branch of the family tree.

  • Historical Leicestershire

    Historical Leicestershire History of the County of Leicestershire - 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 Leicestershire, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links...

  • Historical Lincolnshire

    Historical Lincolnshire History of the County of Lincolnshire - 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 Lincolnshire, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to an...

  • Lincolnshire - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Lincolnshire Image right - Sir Joseph Banks Please add information about people of renown connected to Lincolnshire, 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 under "a...

  • Historical Norfolk

    Historical Norfolk History of the County of Norfolk - 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 Norfolk, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any profiles of s...

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  • Fikes Family

    Research into the Fikes branch of the family tree.

  • Elson Family

    Research into the Elson branch of the family tree.

  • Stanley Family

    Research into the Stanley branch of the family tree.

  • Dyer Family

    Research into the Dyer branch of the family tree.

  • Historical Northamptonshire

    Historical Northamptonshire History of the County of Northamptonshire - 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 Northamptonshire, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add lin...

  • Northamptonshire - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in ...

  • Historical Northumberland

    Historical Northumberland History of the County of Northumberland - 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 Northumberland, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links...

  • Historical Nottinghamshire

    Historical Nottinghamshire History of the County of Nottinghamshire - 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 Nottinghamshire, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add li...

  • John Locke, Sheriff of London in 1461

    Cleaning and documenting the Geni tree around John Locke , Sheriff of London in 1561. There seems to be a generation missed out in most published pedigrees and biographies of the Locke family. The pedigree published in the Book of the Lockes (1853) is one such case. The Dictionary of National Biography & Wikipedia repeat the error. John Locke mercer & sheriff (d. 1463) did not have a son ...

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  • Jewish Familes of Checiny

    Chęciny, Poland 50°44' N 20°27' E 107 mi SSW of Warszawa Pages in JRI-Poland: Town Information: Checiny Surnames 1885 - 1903: Kielce-Radom Special Interest Group:

  • Jewish Families of Volhynia (Wolin) Gubernia

    Volhynia Gubernia - Other Names: Volinskaya, Wolin, Wolyn, Wolina, Wolinsk, Volinski, Wolinski, Volenskii, Wolenskj, Wolenskja, Volin, Volyn. Volhynia was located in what is now northwest Ukraine, on the border with Poland and Belarus. Volhynia was ruled by Poland until the late 18th century, when Poland was partitioned by the Prussian, Austrian, and Russian empires. After the partition of ...

  • Jewish Families from Novosilka, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Novosilka, Ukraine, also known as Novosëlka [Rus], Novosilka [Ukr], Sholom Aleichem [Yid]. 49 00 32 00 E JewishGen - Novosilka GesherGalica Novosilka

  • Mount Taupiri Urupa

    Mount Taupiri is a sacred mountain and burial ground for the Waikato tribe of the Māori people.

  • Place Projects - New Zealand

    Towns and Cities Wellington New Plymouth Ngaruawahia Waihi Christchurch Auckland Hamilton Tauranga Foxton Cemeteries Bolton Street Cemetery Mount Taupiri Urupa

  • Bolton Street Cemetery

    Bolton Street Cemetery is the oldest cemetery in Wellington, New Zealand. Dating back to 1840, it commemorates many early pioneers and important historical figures from the 19th century. It was closed in 1892, except for burials of close kin within existing family plots; this was due to inadequate space as the city grew. In 1978 the name “Bolton Street Memorial Park” was adopted t...

  • Saint-Henri, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} also Saint-Henri-de-Lauzon.

  • Pioneers Founders of Vermont

    Many families left Massachusetts and Conneticut to settle new land in Vermont (also parts then known as part of New York) shortly after the Revolutionary War. Many of these families were allied in England, then Massachusetts, Conneticut, and would be again on the Vermont frontier. Guildord, Windham County: A schedule of the inhabitants is extant, dated May 11, 1772, in which the names of the ...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1865

    1865 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1865 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...

  • Imperium Romanum

    The Roman Emperor was the ruler of the Roman State during the imperial period (starting at about 27 BC). The Romans had no single term for the office: Latin titles such as imperator (from which English emperor ultimately derives), augustus, caesar and princeps were all associated with it. In practice, the emperor was supreme ruler of Rome and supreme commander of the Roman legions. Source: ...

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  • Jewish Families from Snyatyn, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Snyatyn, Ukraine, also known as Śniatyn, Shnyatin, Snetin, Sniatin, Snitin, Snyatin. KehilaLinks _Snyatyn Gesher Galicia - Snyatyn Sniatyn is a border town nestled on the banks of the Prut River--close to the Romanian border, and historically was a trade crossing to Romania. It is about 170 miles SSE of Lvov-...

  • Church of the Brethren members

    The Church of the Brethren is a Christian denomination with origins in the Schwarzenau Brethren (German: Schwarzenauer Neutäufer 'Schwarzenau New Baptists') that was organized in 1708 by Alexander Mack in Schwarzenau, Germany. The Brethren movement began as a melding of Radical Pietist and Anabaptist ideas during the Protestant Reformation. The first of its churches in the United States ...

  • Links for Harmony Township

    The Mormon Challenge Evidence Against Mormonism: Joseph Confesses Smith once broke down and admitted he was a fraud Testimony of Smith family neighbor and friend of Joseph Smith: “In the month of August, 1827, I was hired by Joseph Smith, Jr. to go to Pennsylvania, to move his wife’s household furniture up to Manchester, where his wife then was.” “When ...

  • Thompson Families of Jamaica

    This project is for the Thompson and related families of Jamaica, West Indies. Thompson: Hope: Bartley: Brown: Swift: McCarty: Russell: Byfield: Baker: ' Locations Portland Cottage, Clarendon, Jamaica: Rocky Point, Clarendon, Jamaica: Clarendon, Jamaica: St. Catherine, Jamaica: Toronto, Canada: England, United Kingdom:

  • Historical Rutland

    Historical Rutland History of the County of Rutland - 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 Rutland, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any profiles of s...

  • 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...

  • Historical Suffolk

    Historical Suffolk History of the County of Suffolk - 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 Suffolk, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any profiles of s...

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  • Kita Bersaudara (Brunei | M'sia | Indonesia)

    1) Motif utama ialah mengabungkan salisah anda jika terkait dgn salisah kami2) Membetulkan data standard utk senang membuat "name search"

  • Jonquière, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Jonquière ( carte map ) est un des trois arrondissements urbains de la ville de Saguenay, au Québec. Produit des réorganisations municipales québécoises de 2002, il englobe le territoire de l'ancienne ville de Jonquière et des municipalités de Shipshaw, d'Arvida et de Lac-Kénogami . Parallèlement, le nom fai...

  • Jewish Families from Kamyanets-Podilskyy, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kamianets-Podilskyi, Ukraine, also known as Kamyanets-Podilskyy, Kamenets, Kamieniec Podolski, Kamenets-Podolsk. KehilaLinks - Kamyanets-Podilskyy KAMENETS-PODOLSKI, city in Khmelnitski district (until the 1950s district capital), in Ukraine; under the rule of Lithuania from the 14th century, and after the union with ...

  • Jewish Families from Nisko, Poland

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

  • Jewish Families from Sokal, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families fro the town of Sokal, Ukraine. Yizkor - Sokal KehilaLinks - Sokal Sokal is a district town with a population of 21,500 in the Lviv region of Ukraine, the administrative center of the district . Sokal is located 75 km to the north of Lviv.The territory of Sokal contains archaeological finds of the Mesolithic, Neolithic and Bronze Age. The...

  • Jewish Families from Radomyśl Nad Sanem, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Radomyśl Nad Sanem, Poland, also known as Radomishel, Radomishl HaKatan, Radomyśl Maly, Klein Radomishl. KehilaLinks - Radomyśl Nad Sanem Gesher Galicia - Radomyśl

  • Jewish families of Mława, Poland - הקהילה היהודית במלאבה, פולין

    Dedicated to the memory of 400 years of a Jewish community that was brutally annihilated by the Nazis, in WWII. A sub-Project of Jewish Communities of Mozavia District, Poland This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Mława, Poland. Photo: Mlawa ghetto in World War II. Jewish men in forced labor. ...

  • Desbiens, Québec, Canada

    (en construction)==Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni ==> Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada * ... entre 1873 et 1925 :** Place Name = ** City = Saint-Jérôme ** County = Lac-Saint-Jean** State/Province = Québec** Country = Canada* ... entre 1926 et 1959 :** Place Name = ** City = Saint-Émilien** County = Lac-Saint-Jean** State/...

  • Historical Somerset

    Historical Somerset History of the County of Somerset - 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 Somerset, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links to any profiles o...

  • Jewish Families from Belyy Kamen, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Belyy Kamen, Ukraine. Alternate names: Belyy Kamen' [Rus], Biały Kamień [Pol], Bialikomin [Yid], Bilyi Kamin' [Ukr], Bialykamień, Bilkamin Region: Tarnopol. This town is currently in the Lviv Oblast and is located near Brody JewishGen-Belyy Kamen Gesher Galicia-Belyy Kamen

  • Suffolk - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Suffolk Image right - Dr. Elizabeth Garret Anderson 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 Suffolk, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the ...

  • University of California, Riverside

    The University of California, Riverside (UCR or UC Riverside), is a public research university and one of the 10 general campuses of the University of California system. The main campus sits on 1,900 acres (769 ha) in a suburban district of Riverside, California, United States, with a branch campus of 20 acres (8 ha) in Palm Desert. Founded in 1907 as the UC Citrus Experiment Station, Riversi...

  • משפחת פוספלוב

    סיפור המשפחה עד לפרטים הקטנים

  • New Virginia Colony

    The New Virginia Colony was a colonization plan in central Mexico, to resettle ex-Confederates[1] after the American Civil War. The largest settlement was Carlota, approximately midway between Mexico City and Veracruz, although other settlements were planned near Tampico, Monterrey, Cuernavaca, and Chihuahua.[2] The venture was conceived by Commodore Matthew Fontaine Maury . Because of his ...

  • Presidential Citizens Medal

    Presidential Citizens Medal= Presidential Citizens Medal is an award bestowed by the President of the United States. It is the second highest civilian award in the United States, second only to the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Established by executive order on November 13, 1969, by president Richard Nixon, it recognizes individuals "who [have] performed exemplary deeds or services for his or ...

  • Circle of USA ‧ Texas

    Circle of USA ‧ Texas❜s other STATES of the United : Circle❜s of the USA ‧ to communicate with family-genealogists —Alabama— —Alaska— —Arizona— —Arkansas— —Californië— —Colorado— —Connecticut— —Delaware— —Florida— —Georgi...

  • DePauw University

    University in Greencastle, Indiana, US, is a private, national liberal arts college and School of Music with an enrollment of approximately 2,400 students. The school has a Methodist heritage and was originally known as Indiana Asbury University. DePauw is a member of both the Great Lakes Colleges Association and the North Coast Athletic Conference. The Society of Professional Journalists was f...

  • Miller Family

    Research into the Miller branch of the family tree.

  • Jewish Families from Pechenizhyn, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pechenizhyn, Ukraine, also known as Peczeniżyn, Petchinizhin, Pechenizhin, Pechenezhin, Pecenizyn. Gesher Galicia - Pechenizhyn JewishGen - Pechenizhyn

  • Jewish Families from Limanowa, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Limanowa, Poland, also known as Limonov, Ilmenau. Gesher Galicia - Limanowa JewishGen - Limanowa

  • Jewish Families from Łańcut, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Łańcut, Poland. Yizkor - Łańcut LANCUT (Pol. Łańcut), town in Rzeszow province, S.E. Poland. The earliest information regarding Jews in Lancut dates back to 1563. Lancut Jews then earned their living in wholesale trade with the towns of the "province of Russia" by distilling alcoh...

  • Jewish Community of Ottynia

    Ottynia also known as Otyn'a or Otynia (Ukrainian) is in the Tlumach district of Ukraine, midway between Ivano-Frankivsk and Kolomya, at 48.44 N and 24.51 E History Ottynia is first mentioned in documents from 1610 as a city where Polish aristocrats resided. Jews are known to have lived in Ottynia since 1635, and with about 2000 inhabitants, represented 40% of the population in 1900. It was...

  • Jewish Families from Grybów, Poland

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

  • Jewish families from Radekhiv, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Radekhiv, Ukraine, also known as Radekhov [Rus], Radziechów [Pol], Radekhiv [Ukr], Radzichov [Yid], Radechov, Radechiv, Radikhiv, Radikhov, Radzekhuv, Radzhekhuv. JewishGen - Radekhiv Gesher Galicia - Redekhov

  • Jewish Families from Ropczyce, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all Jewish families from the town of Ropczyce, Poland, also known as Ropshits, Ropchitse, Ropshitz. Gesher Galicia - Ropczyce KehilaLinks - Ropczyce Yizkor - Ropczyce

  • Jewish Families from Zakroczym, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Zakroczym, Poland. Yizkor - Zakroczym JRI Poland - Zakroczym Zakroczym (Z) is mentioned in documents in the year 1065. Initially it was a village owned by the nobility. In 1387 it received special priviliges from Yanosz, Prince of Mazovia. It is not known when and from whom Z received full municipal status in accordance w...

  • Jewish Families of Czortkow

    This is a project for Jewish Families from the Galician town of Czortkow in what is now the Ternopil Oblast of Ukraine at 49°01'00 Longitude: 25°48'00. External Links: Czortkow Records on JRI-Poland.org Kehilalinks-Czortkow Czortkow on Wikipedia

  • Jewish Families from Tlumach, Ukraine

    This project seek to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Tlumach, Ukraine, also known as Tlumacz (Polish); Tlomats (Yiddish). KehilaLinks - Tlumach Yizkor - Tlumacz Gesher Galicia - Tlumach In 1880, 1795 Jews inhabitated Tłumacz, this amounted to 48,8% of the total number of citizens.In 1939, Tłumacz was inhabited by 2350 Jews (this was 40% of the total number of J...

  • Jewish Families from Słomniki, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Słomniki, Poland, also known as Slomniki [Rus], Slomnik [Yid], Solemnik. JewishGen - Słomniki

  • Stephen Hopkins Family

    Scope of Project To correct, verify and document the family tree for that quite amazing "ordinary" man, the adventurous Stephen Hopkins (1581-1644). Resources For more about resourcing and a listing of general genealogical resources, see Resources Contributions welcome. Notables Stephen Hopkins, "Mayflower" Passenger The Geni Master Profile See Naming Conventions for n...

  • Jewish families from Třebotov, Prague-West District, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Třebotov, Prague-West District, Czech Republic and some surrounding villages. Record books: [ ] TŘEBOTOV (Tschebotau, o. Praha-západ) 803 N (births) 1793 - 1841; Z (deaths) 1812-1841 804 N (births) 1841 - 1864; O (bez zápisu); Z (deaths) 1842-1869

  • Jewish Families from Wolbrom, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Wolbrom, Poland. Yad Vashem - The Story of Jewish Wolbrum Yizkor - Wolbrom

  • Hellfire Club

    The Hellfire Club The Hellfire Club was a name for several exclusive clubs for high society rakes established in Britain and Ireland in the 18th century, and was more formally or cautiously known as the "Order of the Friars of St. Francis of Wycombe".[1] These clubs were rumoured to be the meeting places of "persons of quality"[2] who wished to take part in immoral acts, and the members were ...

  • Anglo-Saxon England

    The venerable Bede wrote: Those who came over to England were of the three most powerful nations of Germany - Saxons, Angles, and Jutes. From the Jutes are descended the people, of Kent, and of the Isle of Wight, including those in the province of the West-Saxons who are to this day called Jutes, seated opposite to the Isle of Wight. From the Saxons, that is, the country which is now called Old...

  • Jewish Families from Maków Podhalański, Poland

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

  • steve jobs| (2015 film)

    Please add profiles associated with the production of the 2015 film to this project. Must be set to "public." Steve Jobs (stylized as steve jobs| ) is a 2015 American biographical drama film based on the life of Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs, starring Michael Fassbender in the title role. The film is directed by Danny Boyle, produced by Scott Rudin, and written by Aaron Sorkin, whose scree...

  • Jewish Families from Kańczuga, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kańczuga, Poland, also known as Kantchika, Kontchuga. Virtually Rebuilding Kańczuga KehilaLinks - Kańczuga Gesher Galicia - Kańczuga

  • Jewish Families from Skelevka, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Skelevka, Ukraine, also known as Skelevka [Rus], Felsztyn [Pol], Felshtin [Yid], Skelivka [Ukr], Fullenstein [Ger], Felstin, Felsteen, Fel'shtyn, Fel'shtin, Skeliwka JewishGen - Skelevka Gesher Galicia - Skelevka

  • Jewish Families from Głęboka, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Głęboka, Ukraine.

  • Jewish Families from Demnya, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Demnya, Ukraine.

  • Odin's Kin

    Am I Descended from Odin? In orther words, can anyone today prove a descent from Odin ? Unfortunately, there is no clear answer. On Geni, we have many different opinions. This project gives a very high-level overview so that individual users can draw their own conclusions. Odin the god Odin (Woden) was the ruler of the ancient Norse and Germanic gods, similar to Zeus in Greek mythology. H...

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  • Jewish Families from Bili Oslavy, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Bili Oslavy, Ukraine, also known as Osław Biały, Belyye Oslavy, Osławy Białe, Oslav Byaly, Білі Ослави. Gesher Galicia - Bili Oslavy JewishGen - Bili Oslavy

  • French Intervention in Mexico, 1862-1867

    This project is about the ill-fated French intervention in Mexico to support Emperor Maximillian of Austria as the "Emperor of Mexico" introduced the Foreign Legion into that theater. Summary The French intervention in Mexico (Spanish: Segunda Intervención Francesa en México), also known as the Maximilian Affair, War of the French Intervention, and the Franco-Mexican War, wa...

  • Jews of Copenhagen, Denmark

    In 1622, King Christian IV invited    Spanish and Portuguese Jews from Amsterdam and Hamburg to settle in Gluckstadt on the Elbe estuary (then in Denmark). While these Jews were granted economic and religious freedom, Ashkenazim from Germany were subject to many restrictions. In 1684, the unified Jewish community of Copenhagen was established by ordinance of King Christian V. Civi...

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  • Jewish Families from Berezdovtsy, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Berezdovtsy, Ukraine, also known as Berezdivtsi, Brzozdowce, Brizdivitz, Brudzovitz, Bzhozdovtse, Berezdivci, Берездівці. Gesher Galicia - Berezdovtsy

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Olympus 1842

    Olympus Barque: 500 Tons Captain: John Whyte Surgeon Superintendent: Dr. Henry Manning Sailed London June 16th 1842 - arrived Nelson October 28th 1842 Cabin Passengers Manning Henry Surgeon Rowe Anthony 21 Thorp Charles 21 Weightman William Alexander 23 Wells William 32 Emmigrants Antony Alfred 22 Agri...

  • Reck Family

    Research into the Reck branch of the family tree.

  • Southern "Fire-Eaters"

    In United States history, the term Fire-Eaters refers to a group of extremist pro-slavery politicians from the South who urged the separation of southern states into a new nation, which became known as the Confederate States of America. Impact By radically urging secessionism in the South, the Fire-Eaters demonstrated the high level of sectionalism existing in the U.S. during the 1850s, a...

  • Harewood House, Yorkshire, England

    Harewood House, Yorkshire, England Harewood House (/ˈhɑːwʊd/ har-wood or /ˈhɛərwʊd/ hair-wood[n 1]) is a country house in Harewood near Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. Designed by architects John Carr and Robert Adam , it was built between 1759 and 1771 for wealthy plantation owner Edwin Lascelles, 1st Baron Harewood . Still home to th...

  • Prostitutes and Courtesans

    Prostitution is said to be one of the oldest professions in history. This is a list of some of the famous and infamous prostitutes on Geni.com. Read the Cultural History of Prostitution to see the significant shifts in attitude towards the oldest profession through the ages. Courtesans & Prostitutes Calamity Jane - Legal Prostitute Worked at Fort Laramie Three-Mile Hog Ranch N...

  • James-Younger Gang

    The James-Younger Gang was a notable 19th-century gang of American outlaws that included Jesse James. The gang was centered in the state of Missouri. Membership fluctuated from robbery to robbery, as the outlaws' raids were usually separated by many months. At various times, it included the Younger Brothers (Cole, Jim, John, and Bob), the James Brothers (the infamous Jesse James and his broth...

  • Unresolved South African Genealogical Mysteries

    A collection of profiles connected to South Africa with some intriguing aspects still to be resolved. Any genealogy sleuths who like to solve mysteries, please feel free to assist. Were the mysterious 3 Englishman connected to the remote Afrikaner farming community of Gamkaskloof (aka ‘Die Hel’) survivors of the Shipwrecked Convict ship Waterloo?, which sunk off the coast of S...

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  • Jewish Families of Slatina (Prachen District, Bohemia)

    Slatina means salty water in several languages. Several Bohemian towns are named Slatina. This project refers to the town named Slatina in the Prachen District of Bohemia. Other towns in the Klatovy District 29 miles North West of Prague, the Plzen District, the Litomerice District and a suburb of Brno also claim this name. Because of the number of different towns with the name Slatina it is ...

  • Jewish Community of Landau in der Pfalz, Germany

    This group aims to collect profiles of those Jews who have lived in Landau in der Pfalz, Germany. Jews were first mentioned in Landau in the late 13th century. A Judengasse is noted in 1329. In 1347 there was conflict between the Jews and the townspeople, and during the Black *Death persecutions of 1349 the community was destroyed. However, there were once more Jews in the town in 1354. The m...

  • Hanson/Wright Family Tree Project

    I want to collaborate with you to fill in the blanks and enhance our family tree. Please login when you have time and add or update family members with as much information as you have.Thank you,Mark

  • Derechin, Belarus

    This project is one of the many town projects that have been created here on Geni. This town was known as Dereczyn, Poland between World War I and World War II.

  • Dereczyn Ghetto

    This Ghetto contained Jews from Dereczyn, Halinka and Kolonia--Sinaiska. The Ghetto was liquidated by the SS Death Squads - Einsatzgruppen on July 24, 1942 or 10 day of Av 5702. -------------------------- El Moley Rachamim Holocaust Prayer

  • Montpelier Indiana 1800's and Founders

    The purpose of this project is to gather information on founders and early inhabitants of Montpelier, Indiana. Immigrants came from Montpelier, Vermont and named the town after their beloved Vermont home land. Abel Baldwin platted out the town on September 5, 1837. Montpelier was incorportated in 1870. Read information below: 1. In 1836 and 1837 a considerable number of emigrants cane from Ve...

  • Cobham Park, Surrey, England

    Cobham Park, Surrey, England Cobham Park is a country mansion and estate situated to the south of Cobham and encompassing the majority of Downside, Surrey, England it was formerly the seat of John Ligonier, 1st Earl Ligonier. It was later the home of Harvey Christian Combe, who was Lord Mayor of London and a partner in the Combe Delafield and Co. brewery. The estate, with the exception of the...

  • 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...

  • Zulu Royalty of Southern Africa

    Zulu Kings Mageba kaGumede c1667-c1745 Zulu Chief c 1727 – c1745 Ndaba kaMageba Zulu Chief c 1745-1763 Jama kaNdaba c1757-1781 Zulu Chief 1763 -1781 Mkabayi kaJama c1760 – c1840 Daughter Regent Senzagakhona kaJama c1762-1816 Zulu Chief 1781-1816 Shaka kaSenzangakhona c1787-1828 Zulu King 1816 -1828 Dingane kaSenzangakhona c1795-1840 Zulu King 1828-1840

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