Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Vroedschap van Schiedam (1572-1795)

    The "Vroedschap" of Schiedam . De leden van het stadsbestuur van Schiedam sinds de anti-Spaanse opstand (1572) tot het einde van de Republiek (1795) The members of the city council of Schiedam since the Dutch revolt (1572) until the end of the Dutch Republic (1795) ____________________________________________________ De lijst is niet volledig. Graag toevoegen in volgorde van coö...

  • A Origem Nobre dos Botelho

    Família BotelhoCasa do Conde do Rego BotelhoChamava-se António Maria Holtreman do Rego Botelho de Faria (1854-1929) e era nascido no Sobral de Monte Agraço, porém filho do morgado terceirense João Manuel do Rego Botelho de Faria, com vínculos nas ilhas de S. Miguel e Terceira.Casou com D. Maria Sieuve de Meneses, filha do 1º conde de Sieuve de Me...

  • KUIPER ❧ family ‧ genealogy

    KUIPER ❧ family ‧ genealogy ALIAS ~ pseudo-nymia ~ AKA ~ syno-nymia KUIPER KUIPERS KUIJPER de KUIPER CUIPER CUYPER etc. betekenis woord KUIPER Tonnenmaker in een Kuiperij KUIPER - surname Albertine van Vliet-KUIPER ‧ R'dam 1951 ‧ politicus ‧ 2000:bm.Amersfoort ‧ 2011:bm.DeRondeVenen Franciscus Bernardus Jacobus K. ‧...

  • BBC Desert Island Discs 1 (1946 - 1970)

    The BBC Radio 4 programme Desert Island Discs invites castaways to choose eight pieces of music, a book (in addition to the Bible – or a religious text appropriate to that person's beliefs – and the Complete Works of Shakespeare) and a luxury item that they would take to an imaginary desert island, where they will be marooned indefinitely. The rules state that the chosen luxury it...

  • John Pierre Biddle Warden

    Genealogy to Abraham Lincoln

  • Notable Cornish Americans

    C John Marshall Clemens 1798–1847 F Edie Falco G George St. Leger Grenfell 1808–1868 Edward Burd Grubb, Jr. 1841–1913 Edward Burd Grubb, Sr. 1810–1867 Henry Bates Grubb 1774–1823 Ignatius Cooper Grubb 1841–1927 Margaret Grubb 1907–1963 Nathaniel Grubb 1693–1760

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  • Pareidolia

    Pareidolia is the ability to see pictures of faces in objects. This is a collection of notable people who have had mass amounts of people who have seen their face in an object or have had people see sometimes unintentional faces in their artwork. Elizabeth II appeared on the 1954 series Canadian dollar bill. So many people thought they saw the face of the devil in the queen’s hair that...

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

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 1st Texas Infantry Regiment Also Called the "Ragged Old First" The 1st Texas Infantry Regiment, nicknamed the "Ragged Old First," was an infantry regiment raised in Texas for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. It fought mostly with the Army of Northern Virginia. The 1st Texas Infantry Regiment was assembled at Richmond, Virgini...

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  • 4th Texas Infantry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE TEXAS TROOPS 4th Regiment, Texas Infantry 4th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Richmond, Virginia. Its members were recruited in the counties of Goliad, Travis, Robertson, Falls, Guadalupe, McLennan, Bexar, Grimes, Walker, Hill, Montgomery, Freestone, Navarro, Ellis, and Henderson. It became part of Hood's Texas Brigade and served under Generals Hood, J.B. Roberts...

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  • Jews of Merano, Italy

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Merano, Italy. Jewish Community of Merano Jewish Museum of Merano Merano Jewish History Notable The Meran/Merano Spa . An internationally renowned vacation & health treatments center. Aristocrats, the Imperial Habsburg family as well as important personalities vacationing there were Sigmund Freud, Arthur Schnitzler, Ste...

  • 9th Virginia Cavalry - Company J (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Company J===Stafford - Stafford County ==The purpose of this project is to document all the profiles of the men who served in this unit. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Pińsk Ghetto

    The Pińsk Ghetto (Polish: Getto w Pińsku) was a World War II extermination ghetto created by Nazi Germany for the confinement of Polish Jews living in the city of Pińsk (now Pinsk, Belarus) in the eastern territory of occupied Poland. Pińsk was overrun by the Red Army in 1939 during the Soviet invasion of Poland and captured in 1941 by the Wehrmacht in Operation Barb...

  • What did you do in the Great War ?

    In preparation for the 100th anniversary of the "War to end all Wars", this page will focus on the lives (and deaths) of family members who took part. Its a bit of a personal project, for those of whom who are connected to the Holman/Dent-Young/Shepard/Boshell/McKeon/Pugsley/Frere close relations etc as far out as perhaps 2nd or 3rd cousin, and my goal is to provide a little information on wh...

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  • Governors of Ternate

    Landvoogden van Ternaten . . . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Governors 1610-1611 : Paulus van Caarden 1613-1615 : Pieter Both 1616-1619 : Laurens Reael 1619-1623 : Frederik Houtman 1623-1627 : Jacques le Fèbre 1627-1629 : Gillis van Zeist 1629-1633 : Gysbert van Lodestein 1633-1635 : Johan Ott...

  • Hrvati u Peruu / Croatas en Peru

    Povijest Zanimljivo je da je Peru prva južnoamerička država u koju su došli Hrvati , a počeli su stizati još u 16. stoljeću. Kronike govore kako je dubrovački vlastelin Basilije Basiljević 1573. g. poput tisuća drugih Europljana odlučio okušati poslovnu sreću u zemljama Južne Amerike. Zaputio se ...

  • Barbers

    This is a project for those who were Barbers.This is in Memory of my Great-GrandFather H.W.Harrison(1885-1955).

  • Boiler Makers

    This project is for those who made Boilers for Trains, Ships, Etc. This is done in memory of my Great-Grandfather V.B.Briggs(1889-1962).

  • U.S.Naval Destroyer Sailors

    The Destroyer has been called the"Grayhound of the Sea." Those that served on them were called "Tincan Sailors." This is created in memory of my late Father CPO Vernon M. Mathews(1941-2013).

  • Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders

    UNDER CONSTRUCTION Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders Dit overzicht biedt iedereen de gelegenheid 'kunst'-schilders in het Nederlandse taalgebied in geni op naam te vinden en hun profiel-pagina te raadplegen voor meer informatie en links naar internet-documentatie. Zie ook de 'voorlopers' van dit project: dutch painters 1500-1700 dutch painters 1700-1900 dutch painters 1900-2000 De...

  • 11th Virginia Infantry - Company F (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Company F (Preston Guards)=Company F - Preston Guards, Lynchburg Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Order of the Golden Fleece

    Ordre de la Toison d'Or The Order of the Golden Fleece was created by Philippe III 'le Bon' , Duke of Burgundy, on January 10th, 1430. His objective was to bring together people of exceptional quality and influence that could strengthen the coherence of the territorial possessions of the House of Burgundy . Through expansion and inheritance of these territories, the leadership of the Order pa...

  • Андрюхины из деревни Подымовки и села Радубеж

    В данном проекте будут собираться найденные мной сведенC...

  • Navajo Code Talkers

    Navajo Code Talkers, Heros of WWII and The Navaho/Navajo Nation (Naabeehó Bináhásdzo) From; Monday - October 3, 2011 - 4:26:33 PM - Navajo Nation Time During the early days of World War II a Marine Corps Officer, and son of a missionary to the Navajo People, presented an idea to his superior officers and the Navajo Code was born... This project is about the Navajo m...

  • Schaum/Zimmet

    Searching for relatives of : Schaum family: Morris and Malka (Bader), parents of Samuel, Max, Lena (Zimmet) , and Etta from Brooklyn, New York Zimmet family: Jack and Joyce, parents of Marvin and Sheila. Joyce and Jack lived in Florida. Marvin now lives in California with his son Keith, Keith's son Robyn, and their children Tyler and Evan. Morris and Malka were my maternal great grandparents.

  • Greene Family

    I stumbled on my Greene ancestors and discovered that they are a big mess. I'm sure many of you share them as ancestors, so please feel free to hop in and help with the clean-up! One site I've been using as reference (can't vouch for its accuracy, but at least it is a starting point for comparison):

  • Ashanti Diaspora

    Scope of Project This project is a sub-project of ... project. It represents the diaspora of the Ashanti people of Ghana, around the world. Akan People The Akan people are an ethnic group of West Africa predominantly in Ghana and the Ivory Coast. Ethnic Akans are the largest group in both countries and have a population of roughly 20 million people. The Akan language (also known as ...

  • VOC- Skepe, passasiers en inligting aangaande skepe Na die Kaap.

    It has been decided to change this project to Afrikaans due to a real lack of Afrikaans projects, with a link to a similar English project and Netherlands projects with the same idea, in order to get more information on this very important and Genealogical value. For the English similar project please follow the following link For the Netherlands similar project go to the following li...

  • Convict Ship Indefatigable - Arrived VDL 19 Oct 1812

    List of the passengers of the ship Indefatigable. Ablett, John Allen, William Armstrong, John Backshall, William Bacon, Charles Bailey, William Baker, WIlliam Band, John Baxter, Charles Baxter, John Beagant, Eli Beavis, Richard Bennett, Joseph Biggs, John Bird, Thomas Blay, James Bond, John Bray, William Brereton, George Brown, Thomas Brush, Magnus ...

  • Norske skuespillere - Norwegian Actors

    Dette prosjektet tar sikte på å samle profilene til kjente norske skuespillere. - work in progress -

  • Ahlem Work Camp

    This is for the Ahlem work camp. Henry Kissinger was involved with the 84th Infantry Division of the US Army, which liberated the Ahlem work camp. Sources and Links Angel of Ahlem - link to photographs taken during the liberation of Ahlem with survivors identified where possible Jewish Gen: Hanover - Ahlem: A database of "names of 257 prisoners, mostly apparently Jews, who perished in...

  • Bhardwaj GOTRA Family

    Bharadwaja (भरद्वाज / भारद्वाज) was one of the greatest Hindu Arya sages (Maharshis) descendant of rishi Angirasa, whose accomplishments are detailed in the Puranas. He was one of the Saptarshis (Seven Great Sages Rishi) in the present Manvantara; with others being Atri, Vashishtha, Vishvami...

  • Lapich Family

    Please refer to Lapić page.

  • Lapić Family

    This project is for researching the heritage of Lapić whose ancestors originated from Čitluk village, nearby town of Sinj, closest city Split.. Depending on the timing of migration the surname Lapić has been known to be translated as Lapic or Lapich.

  • Pecotić Maloča Family

    This project is for researching the heritage of Pecotić Maloča. Pecotić is a common surname on the island of Korčula, Croatia. Hence the need to specify the nadimak (family clan nickname) Maloča to distinguish from other Pecotić. Predominately the clan comes from the village Smokvica. Depending on the timing of migration the surname Pecotić has...

  • The Simpsons

    D'oh! This overview still has to be written... This project is for the cast and crew. If we want to include people who guest-starred only once or as themselves, let's please make a sub-project. 25 years = a ton of profiles.

  • Gamle Ryfylke

    Det er mange nordmenn som har aner i de gamle slektene fra Ryfylke - som den gang omfattet store deler av det som i dag er Rogaland fylke. Dette prosjektet tar sikte på å rydde og kvalitetssikre informasjonen og profilene i de eldste delene av disse linjene. Profiler for folk født før omkring 1600 bør markeres som prosjektprofiler. NB: Noen har endret na...

  • Governantes dos Açores

    Rulers of the Azores . . . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Governantes (Under construction - currently only between discovery and Regência ) Comendador de Santa Maria e capitão nos Açores 1439-1461 : Gonçalo Velho Cabral Capitães dos Donatários Capitão do do...

  • 13 Aradi vértanú - Martyrs of Arad

    (=) ARADI VÉRTANÚINK Összeállította RÉTHY ENDRE és TAKÁCS LÁSZLÓ Rajzolta és a képeket válogatta TAKÁCS LÁSZLÓ 1849. október 6-án - szándékosan a bécsi forradalom és Latour halálának első évfordul�...

  • The HT Wurth family of South Africa

    Heinrich Theodor Wurth and Dorothea Johanne Kunze are the progenitors of this family in South Africa. In December 1982 the family celebrated having been in South Africa 100 years. This project aims to collect information about their ancestors (in Germany) and all the descendants and related family in South Africa. It also aims to "keep the family together" by providing visibility of the diffe...

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  • Timothy Cox Fort Worth Texas

    A treasure trove of biodiversity and servicesTimothy Cox Fort Worth Texas : Around the world, the forest offers many services: * The number of people living through the forest wealth is estimated at 1.6 billion: food, shelter, firewood collection, source of income, housing, medication .... The forest is rich "genetic" because many molecules of plants, undiscovered, could certainly be used to cr...

  • SOTEE Great Fam

    Mencoba untuk menghubungkan kembali tali persaudaraan dari Keluarga Besar So Tjwan Sing - Tee Twan Nio

  • Norske ordførere

    Dette prosjektet har som formål å samle alle ordførere i Norge. Fra Wikipedia ( ): Formannskapslovene var to lover som ble vedtatt i 14. januar 1837 og som gjaldt fra 1. januar 1838. Det ble opprettet nye folkevalgte organer i henhold til disse lovene både i bygder og byer. Landet ble delt inn i formannskapsdistrikter, 355 på landet og 37 for byene. Ve...

  • Türi kesklinna kalmistu e. Linnakalmistu

    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...

  • 1905 aasta 16. oktoobri veresaun Tallinna uuel turul

    Allikaks siis /Aja märgid : Lendleht wiimase aja sündmuste kohta : [Dokumendid ja seletused sündmustest Tallinna turul 16. okt. 1905]/ 31 ja 32 leheküljel avaldatud hukkunute ja vigastatute nimekiri (allikaks ajaleht „Teataja" 18. okt. 1905): Surnult on priihospidalisse järgmised inimesed wiidud: 1) Elias Tuberg, 2) Aleksander Erlep, 3) Mart L...

  • Rõuge vana kalmistu

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

  • Võnnu uus kalmistu

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

  • Rammu saare kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Rammu saare kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne Asukoht kaardil ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Pr...

  • Elva vana kalmistu

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

  • Türi kiriku kalmistu

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

  • Viljandi saksa sõjaväe kalmistu

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

  • Häädemeeste luteri kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need, kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Häädemeeste luteri kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Riiklik kultuurimälestiste register vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. -----------------------------------------------------------...

  • Tuigo kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tuigo kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Asukoht kaardil: Tuigo kalmistu , Mõra küla, Haaslava vald, Tartu Maakond --------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Warner Family Reunion

    Greetings from Suffolk! Birthplace of Sir Thomas Warner who colonized the Islands in the Caribbean. It is so wonderful to have this opportunity to connect with relatives all over the world. Hopefully soon we will know who our common ancestor 'Mystery Warner' is! A few of us have been so excited with the idea to have a reunion specifically for our Warner descendants all over the world. We lo...

  • W (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup W or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. Defining Mutations Coding mutations 1243, 3505, 5460, 8251, 8994, 11947, 15884C HVR mutations 195, 204, 207, 16292 Origin (to be added) Distribution mtDNA W is a rare haplogroup in Europe. Haplogroup W appears in Europe, We...

  • Twin Peaks

    Cast and Crew of TV series "Twin Peaks" (1990-1991). Full Cast Series Directed by David Lynch ... (6 episodes, 1990-1991) Lesli Linka Glatter ... (4 episodes, 1990-1991) Caleb Deschanel ... (3 episodes, 1990-1991) Duwayne Dunham ... (3 episodes, 1990-1991) Tim Hunter ... (3 episodes, 1990-1991) Todd Holland ... (2 episodes, 1990-1991) Tina Rathborne ... (2 episodes, 1990) ...

  • The Glorious Revolution (1688) and Rebellion in the American Colonies

    The Glorious Revolution of 1688 and Rebellion in the American Colonies This project is to identify profiles of the (sometimes forgotten) patriots who led the way to what became the American nation. Collaborators, please feel free to edit the overview, add resources, and invite more collaborators. background The Glorious Revolution - Magna Carta and the Bill of Rights The Magna Carta s...

  • Australian Criminals

    This project is dedicated to the research of Australian Criminals. Bank Robbers Australians convicted of bank robbery: Brenden Abbott , (born 1962), known as the Postcard Bandit Darcy Dugan , (1920–1991), bank robber and New South Wales' most notorious prison escape artist. Keith Faure, (born 1951), from Victoria, is an Australian career criminal Victor Peirce (1958–...

  • Aram Seiya Virumbu

    This is our family group created by the passionate kids. The caption was taken from Atthichoodi - great work by our own avvai patti.As the caption explains we have to do good things passionately, What ever the deviations done in the current generation, getting corrected the new young generation.Happy to be along with them.

  • Brittany: Dukes and Nobility

    [Note May 29, 2011: I suggest we make this project bilingual. Victar has some good examples of how to do this in his projects. I will also ask for the project name to be in French since only Geni can edit project names.] Using Medlands (Charles Crawley's online database of Medieval Lands), this project will collect, correct and extend the profiles of noble lines of Brittany. [Note: Please add...

  • Družina / Family Barbo Waxenstein

    Rodbina Barb o (tudi Barbo zu/von Waxenstein) je kranjska (kasneje slovenska) plemiška rodbina, ki izhaja iz Italije. ( vir ) Rodbina Barbo izvira iz Benečije (v zgodovinopisju velja za beneško patricijsko rodbino), od koder je svoje družinske veje širila v današnjo Avstrijo. Domnevno izhaja iz časa Klavdijcev, rodu znanega rimskega cesarja Ner...

  • Kings of Babylon

    Kings of Babylon * Hammurabi, 6th King of Babylon (b.? - 1686 BCE )* Nabopolassar King of Babylon (658 - 605 BCE )* Nebuchadnezzar II King of Babylon נְבוּכַדְנֶאצַּר מלך בבל نِبُوخَذ�...

  • 30th Virginia Infantry - Company K (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Company K===King George County==The purpose of this project is to document all the profiles of the men who served in this unit. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Workshop - Dutch-Portuguese-Local ethnoconvergence

    Personal workshop, work in progress . . _____________________________________________________________________________________ Ceylon : "Burghers". Influences: Portuguese, Dutch, Sinhalese, Tamil. P/D switch : 1656 See "Sri Lanka mestiços". Malakka : P/D/ switch : 1641 See "Gente Kristang" Pernambuco D/P switch : 1654 Elmina P/D switch : 1637 ...

  • The Steamboat Sultana

    The worst maritime tragedy in American History happened at 2:00 a.m. April 27, 1865, on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee when a 260 foot wooden hulled, 3 story steamboat named Sultana exploded. There were 6 times more people on board than the carrying capacity of 376. By comparison, the Titanic was 882 feet long and 11 stories high and carried 2227 people. An estimated 1,800 of Sul...

  • VOC Directors in Persia

    VOC Directeurs in Perzië . . . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Directors 1620-1629 : Pieter van den Broek 1626-1629 : Hubert Visnicht (waarnemend) 1629-1632 : Johan van Hazel (of van Hasselt) 1632-1633 : Henrik Hagenaar, opperkoopman 1633-1638 : Nicolaas Overschie, opperkoopman 1638-1639 : Adam West...

  • County Donegal, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of County Donegal, Ireland Image Right - Upper Fahan (St. Mura's) Church of ireland Churchyard The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any ...

  • Governors of Formosa

    Gouverneurs van Formosa (1624-1662) Gobernadores de Formosa (1626-1642) . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Gouverneurs van Nederlands Formosa 1624-1625 : Marten Sonk 1625-1627 : Gerard Frederikszoon de With 1627-1629 : Pieter Nuyts 1629-1636 : Hans Putmans 1636-1640 : Johan van der Burg 1640-1643 : Paulus Tra...

  • VOC Opperhoofden in Arakan

    VOC Chief Factors in Arakan . . . _____________________________________________________ Historical Context (Under construction) Chief Factors 1608-1610 : Pieter Willemsz. Elbing 1610-1614 : Jacob Dirksz. Kortenhoef 1612-1614 : Jan Claes Lobbessen 1614-1615 : Andries Criek 1615-1616 : Jan Gaeff 1616-1617 : Jan Thijsz. Ens 1617-1619 : Andriaan Van der Meer 1619-162...

  • Kings of Assyria

    Assyria or Athura (Aramaic for Assyria) was a Semitic Akkadian kingdom, extant as a nation state from the late 25th or early–24th century BC to 608 BC centred on the Upper Tigris river, in northern Mesopotamia (present day northern Iraq), that came to rule regional empires a number of times through history. It was named for its original capital, the ancient city of Assur. The Early P...

  • Jewish Families of Szczekociny

    Szczekociny, Poland 50°38' N 19°50' E 122 mi SSW of Warszawa Szczekociny Włoszczowa Kielce Poland Szczekociny [Pol], Shtshekotshin [Yid], Shchekotsiny [Rus], Schtschekotzin [Ger], Chekotchkin, Shchekochin, Shchekotsini, Shtekechin, Shtekishin, Shtekotchin, Shtekotshin

  • VOC Opperhoofden in Tonkin

    VOC Chief Factors in Tonkin Behalve de gebieden waar de Hollandse handelsactiviteiten van de VOC zich ontpopten tot een coloniale aanwezigheid, waren er belangrijke gebieden waar de VOC vestigingen ondergeschikt bleven aan de lokale machtshebbers. De rol van de VOC concentreerde zich dan op handel en diplomatie - hetgeen uiteraard politieke consequenties had in de betrekkingen met andere colo...

  • Dutch Governors Abroad

    NL: Een overzicht van de Nederlandse koloniën, en de politieke leiders die deze gebieden beheerden.. Meteen ook een introductie tot de manier waarop deze koloniën eventueel overgingen op andere mogendheden, en een verband naar de famiale connecties die te maken hebben met deze contreien. EN: An overview of the Dutch colonies, and of its political leaders. Also introducing the ha...

  • Tasmania, Australia Portal

    Welcome to the Tasmania, Australia Portal on Geni This Tasmania Portal has been created to: Link together existing Tasmania, Australia projects Encourage new Tasmania, Australia projects to be created Encourage collaboration between Tasmania-based Geni users, and Geni users worldwide who have Tasmania, Australia interests and connections Promote and facilitate Tasmania, Australia ge...

  • Notable Americans of Dutch descent

    Notable Americans of Dutch descent The first Dutch settlers arrived in 1624 and founded a number of villages and a town called New Amsterdam on the East Coast, which would become the future world metropolis of New York. According to the 2006 United States Census, more than 5 million Americans claim total or partial Dutch heritage. Today the majority of the Dutch Americans live in California, ...

  • The first settlers in Ness Ziona המתיישבים הראשונים בנס-ציונה

    Tribute to the first settlers in Ness Ziona (Hebrew: נֵס צִיּוֹנָה), a city in central Israel founded in 1883. Ness Ziona is located ca 10 Km SE of Tel Aviv. Photo: Ness Ziona Banner flown by Michael Halpern in 1891 - בתמונה: דגל נס...

  • Sjömän i handelsflottan

    Många har sjömän i handelsflottan som sina förfäder. Jag har varit i kontakt med Riksarkivet i Stockholm. Från deras kundcenter har jag fått besked att de bara har 10 sjömanshus med namn registrerade. Inga utländska sjömanshus. De bad mig vända mig till Härnösands landsarkiv vilket jag har gjort. å...

  • Governors of Tasmania

    List of Lieut.-Governors in the South Colonel David Collins ( wikipedia entry) Edward Lord Captain J. Murray List of Lieut.-Governors in the North Colonel William Paterson ( wikipedia entry) John Brabyn Major G.A. Gordon Captain J. Ritchie List of Governors of Van Dieman's Land Colonel Thomas Davey ( wikipedia entry) Colonel William Sorell ( wikipedia entry) Co...

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  • One Room School House Teachers

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  • Swieciany Ghetto

    The Swieciany Ghetto was liquidated April 4, 1943. The people were told that they were being resettled in either the Vilna or the Kovno ghettos. The train with the Jews of Swieciany was detained at the Vilna depot while murder operations proceeded with the Jews of Sol. Then the train went to Ponary. When Swieciany Jews found themselves at Ponary they realized that they had been tricked. The...

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  • Mlawa ghetto גטו מלאבה

    Mlawa is part of the Plock region, Warsaw. A village with the name of Mlawa dates back to the end of the 14th century with Jews having been cited living there already in 1507. With the third partition of Poland in 1795 Mlawa was annexed to Prussia and by 1807 was included in the principality of Warsaw. In 1815 it became part of the Polish Kingdom. The Jewish population began to develop only...

  • Kielce Ghetto

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  • Dvinsk (Dünaburg, Daugavpils) Ghetto

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  • Bochnia Ghetto

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  • Bilgoraj Ghetto

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  • KZ Kaiserwald

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