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  • Emigration from the Russian Empire: Volhynia

    Chapko==Emigrated 1938 on last boat out of Gdansk. Emigrate to ? They were from the Pidseniwka, Kovel, Solovya, Sokolescha, Senova, Nitsi, Miltsi Osadczuk: Solokolescha Waskowietz/ec: Nitsi, Miltsi, Solovya, Kovel

  • Jewish Community of Koblenz

    This will be the site of information about the Jewish Community of Koblenz.

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - St. Pauli 1843

    'ST PAULI' Passenger ListFor voyage from Hamburg to NelsonDeparted 26 Dec 1842 -- Arrived 14 Jun 1843Capt. P. Schlacht master, J.F. Goders surgeon*ADAM **Dorothea 30 Servant Steerage*AHRENS **Peter Wilhelm 37 Agricultural labourer Steerage*ASSMANN **Adolf 31 Joiner Steerage**Wilhelmine 30 Wife Steerage*BARDT **Theodore 24 Butcher Steerage*BECKMANN **J. Heinrich Franz 38 Joiner Steerage**Anna Ma...

  • Original Founders of Mendon, Massachusetts

    Mendon, Massachusetts is known as the old mother town. Settled in 1668 and incorporated in 1667, eight towns are now located on her original territory. Pioneers from Braintree, Massachusetts petitioned to receive a land grant for 8 square miles of land, 15 miles west of Medfield. In September 1662, after the deed was signed with a Native American chief, "Great John", the pioneers entered this...

  • Compagnon de la Libération

    Companions of the Liberation L'Ordre de la Libération fut crée par le général Charles de Gaulle , le 17 novembre 1940, pour récompenser les personnes, les unités militaires et les collectivités civiles qui se seront signalées dans l'œuvre de libération de la France et de son empire. Au total, 1.038 personnes, reconnues pour...

  • A 7th HOUSE AND FAMILY PATH OF 7TH KAAMIÑO HOUSE 2013

    This photo-travel narrative touches first on the family history whose political hold of my Alubijid hometown lasted for over a decade; from the time this writer was in Junior years at AHS-ANCHS. My HS graduation, batch 1954-55 marked the beginning of my departure from my hometown, and the places that nurtured my childhood memories. NOTE: All featured and updated family clans follow THIS FAMIL...

  • Geni.Kaamiño-The HOUSE of Agustin Ubarco Galarrita and Epimaco Sabellina Galarrita

    Featured in this album is the updated continuation of the Onofre Abrogar Ubay-Ubay Family; half siblings of my Grandmother Isabel Pacamalan Galarrita and ascendant parents coming down from Epimaco Sabellina Galarrita, etc. . . . NOTE: All featured and updated family clans follow THIS FAMILY PATH- "CHARLES GALARRITA PACAMALAN is your third cousin. You → WENCISLAO GALARRITA KAAMI�...

  • allenalva

    Hurt On The JobHurt At Work NYC, actively involved in civic and charitable organizations. Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability are individual and unique, each with its own circumstances and degree of injury. Visit us at

  • Businesspeople in Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown, New York in 1891

    List of businesspeople in Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown, New York in 1891 Sleepy Hollow Brombacker's Sons was a tool factory located near the Old Dutch Church. On September 16, 1892, it was destroyed by a fire. W. T. Lockwood, sec. Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, office, Bird Building. JOHN MANNING, prop, of Pocantico House, Pocantico st, near Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. HUESTED BROTHERS, establi...

  • andreamado

    Polish Speaking Workers Compensation AttorneyHurt At Work NYC, actively involved in civic and charitable organizations. Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability are individual and unique, each with its own circumstances and degree of injury. Visit us at

  • amadoandre

    Staten Island Workers Compensation AttorneyHurt At Work NYC, actively involved in civic and charitable organizations. Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability are individual and unique, each with its own circumstances and degree of injury. Visit us at

  • Szent István Rend

    Magyar Királyi Szent István-rend

  • Netherlands ‧ 1928 ‧ Winter Olympics

    Netherlands ‧ 1928 ‧ Winter Olympics • 1924 ‧ Chamonix • 1928 ‧ Sankt Moritz • 1932 ‧ Lake Placid • 1936 ‧ Garmisch-Partenkirchen • 1940 ‧ afgelast i.v.m. WWII ‧ toekenning aan Sapporo • 1944 ‧ afgelast i.v.m. WWII ‧ toekenning aan Cortina d'Ampezzo • 1948 ‧ ...

  • Jewish Community of Worms, Germany

    Worms - Vermayza vies with Trier and Cologne for the title of Germany's oldest city. The Jewish presence there dates back at least as far back as the 10th century and it became one of the preeminent centers of Jewish learning in medieval Europe. It was also the site of two terrible pogroms -- in 1096 when Crusaders on their way to the Holy Land massacred some 800 Jews and again during the Bla...

  • Ross Clan

    Ross Clan Crest: - Badge Juniper Gaelic Name: Rôs Motto: "Spem successus alit" - direct translation, "Success nourishes hope", which today could be interpreted as "Success breeds success". Origin of Tartan: Name Variations: Septs: Anderson Andison Andrew Andrews Corbet Corbett Crow Crowe Croy Deas Denoon Denune Dingwall Duthie Fair Fear Fearn Gillanders Hagart Hagga...

  • Jewish families from Klučenice, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Klučenice in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Powell-William-Williams: Planters of Jamaica

    Powell John Powell William Powell Caleb Powell Elizabeth Powell John Powell Edward Powell Edmond Powell Williams Thomas Williams The first, an Englishman, Colonel Thomas Williams, was granted 1,000 acres of Crown land bordering the Martha Brae River. In 1744, Colonel Williams built his first house, a modest structure whose ruins can be found in the garden beside the lunch ...

  • Jewish Rothman Family

    Rothman is a pretty rare family name. This site, HowManyOfMe.com , claims that, based on the census data for the USA in 2000, that there are some 6,287 people in the U.S. with the last name Rothman. So putting aside the non-Jewish Irish and Germans who also use this family name, we get a REALLY small group. My second great grandfather, Avraham "Wolf" Rothman immigrated to the USA around 1890,...

  • Q-L804 (Y-DNA)

    Q-L804 is a subclade of Q typically found in Scandinavia, Germany and Britain. Q-L804 is possibly Hunnic It is below M53 and is a brother clade to M3. Sources and Resources About Q on Wikipedia Eupedia , with maps Informasjon på norsk Y-DNA Q Under Construction!

  • Jews of Duisburg, Germany (and surrounding Region)

    The purpose of this project to help myself and others whose research strays into this town in Germany by listing profiles and hopefully making connections. In the future I will provide a brief history of the Jews of Duisburg as well as do my best to find others researching this town. I will start by searching for profiles of people in the book Geschichte der Duisburger Juden. ...

  • Samisk slekt i Vesterålen

    Dette prosjekt søker å kartlegge samisk slekt i Vesterålen, deres levevis, tradisjoner - og hvor de eventuelt kom fra. Samle deres nålevende slekninger - og dele personlige historier. ---------------------------------------- Samisk befolkning i Lofoten og Vesterålen bosatt i Vesterålen, nærmere bestemt i deler av Sortland, Bø og ...

  • Gettings Family

    Work in progress;

  • Jewish Community of Speyer, Germany

    The history of the Jews in Speyer , Spire, Spira, Spires, reaches back over 1,000 years. In the Middle Ages the city of Speyer, Germany, was home to one of the most significant Jewish communities in the Holy Roman Empire. In 1096 Speyer was the very first town n which Jews suffered at the hands of the Cursaders. After many ups and downs throughout history the community was totally wiped out i...

  • Historic Berkshire

    Historic Berkshire This project is a collection of Historic or Political profiles combined with a history of this one of the oldest English Counties, Royal Berkshire . See also Main Page Castles Highclere Castle Donnington Castle Windsor Castle Battles Battle of Englefield Battle of Ashdown 1st Battle of Reading 4 January 871 First Battle of Newbury (at Wash Common) ...

  • חללי אסון המסוקים

    פרוייקט להנצחת חללי אסון המסוקים. התאונה האווירית שהתרחש...

  • An E-Spoof Thriller

    A Geni Curator Team Production. A Wiki format novel--Contributors Welcome "THE MALEVOLENT MERGE" A pulse racing, heart stopping, global thriller about 
a cabal of corporate white collar terrorists who want to destroy Geni's mission to unite the world in peace and freedom---with unexpected existential, extraterrestrial twists and turns. Logo created by cura...

  • Golden Fleece - Knights: Spanish Branch

    Ordre de la Toison d'Or - Order of the Golden Fleece < BACK (This page is part of a Master Project) . ( = current member) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Spanish Branch - Bourbon (since 1700) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Vrijmetselarij: loge La Flamboyante ‧ Dordrecht ‧ since 1812

    vrijmetselarij & broederschappen Loge La Flamboyante Dordrecht ‧ since 1812 ‧ Nederland ‧ . chronologisch 1810 : inlijving Koninkrijk Holland bij Frankrijk Dordrecht : twee vrijmetselaars-loges onder Groot-Oosten der Nederlanden: La Parfait Union -since 1789- & l'Union Durable -sinds 1798- 1811 : sep-10 bespreking haalbaarheid stichting nieuwe Loge in Dord...

  • The Children's Friend Society

    The Children's Friend Society (CFS) was founded in London in 1830, as "The Society for the Suppression of Juvenile Vagrancy through the reformation and emigration of children". The CFS was founded by Captain Edward Pelham Brenton and run by a group of wealthy philanthropists with the cooperation of the British Government. Their stated objects was "to reclaim and provide for vagrant children...

  • The Children's Friend Society - Ships to South Africa - Charles Kerr

    The Children's Friend Society Ships See Main Project Page - The Children's Friend Society 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 t...

  • I-M284 (Y-DNA)

    This project is for people who have tested and been assigned the paternal haplogroup I2a2a1 (M284) and also for people who are believed to have belonged to this paternal haplogroup based on tests done on descendants. Formerly: I2b1a Defining Mutations M284 Origin I2b1a (M284) has been found almost exclusively among the population of Great Britain, suggesting that the clade may hav...

  • Quantrill's Raid (The Lawrence Massacre) August 21, 1863

    This project is set up for those who participated in and those that survived Quantrill's raid. When the Kansas Territory was opened to settlement in 1854, abolitionists from New England rushed to the area in an effort to keep the territory from becoming pro slavery. Lawrence, Kansas was founded by the anti-slavery Massachusetts Emigrant Aid Society which was formed in 1854 and aided many emig...

  • Multi-Barrelled Surnames

    Multi-Barrelled Surnames Double barrelled names are a fairly common occurrence, but triple barrelled names are found less frequently. A few British upper-class families ... Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe; Cave-Browne-Cave; Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound; Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby; Vane-Tempest-Stewart ... have "triple-barrelled" surnames (sometimes created when one spouse has a do...

  • Notable Huguenot descendants - Britain

    Notable Huguenot descendants - Britain Arts, Entertainment and sports Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz"), British illustrator of Charles Dickens Tony Cottee, West Ham United and England footballer Piers Courage , English racing driver Phil de Glanville, England rugby union international (private profile) William De Morgan , British art potter, tile designer, and author G....

  • Original Proprietors: Hartford, CT

    Original Proprietors Of Hartford, CT., 1636 Profile Biographical Summaries: The link below will open a document that contains fully cited profiles for all Hartford Original Proprietors formatted correct for geni.com profile "about me" sections. You should be able to simply copy and paste the citation into each profile :) [rstebbing] Full Profiles of Original Proprietors Finding Aids: ...

  • Chairman of the Federal Reserve

    Chairman of the Federal Reserve The Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System is the head of the central banking system of the United States. Known colloquially as "Chairman of the Fed", "Fed Chairman" or "Fed Chief". The Chairman is the "active executive officer" (see 12 U.S.C. § 242) of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Overview As sti...

  • Mantua Beat, Greene Co. (Pickens Co.-Southern District), Alabama

    The Mantua area of Greene County, Alabama was home to settlers who migrated together from the Newberry and Spartanburg Districts of western South Carolina in the early 1820s. Lying along the Sipsey River, Mantua Precinct , or Mantua Beat, was added to Greene Co. from Pickens County in 1867 (when precincts further east in Greene County split off to become Hale County). This means that census-sea...

  • R-M167/SRY2627 (Y-DNA)

    The purpose of this project is to document the paternal lineage of all peoples positive for the genetic marker M167/SRY2627. This marker defines the y-DNA haplogroup currently labeled R1b1a2a1a1b5a. Subclades R - R-M207/UTY2 * R1b1a2 - R-M269 * R1b1a2a1a1 - L11/S127 * R1b1a2a1a1a3, 439=null - R-L1, 439=null R1b1aa1a1a4 - R-L48/S162 R1b1a2a1a1b - R-P312 R1b1a2a1a1b3c - ...

  • Motown

    For anyone involved in making the music released by the Motown record label.

  • Native American Tribes- State of Wisconsin

    Links Naming Conventions

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  • Sleepy Hollow, New York

    Sleepy Hollow , previously known as North Tarrytown , is a village in the town of Mount Pleasant in Westchester County , New York , United States. It is located on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, about 30 miles (48 km) north of midtown Manhattan in New York City. Significant events 1609: Henry Hudson claims the Hudson River Valley for Holland 1655: Adriaen Van der Donck publishes ...

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  • Prophets worldwide

    Search of the origins of the surname Propheta (Profeta) worldwide!

  • IEEE Edison Medal

    IEEE Edison Medal The IEEE Edison Medal is presented by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) "for a career of meritorious achievement in electrical science, electrical engineering or the electrical arts." It is the oldest and most coveted medal in this field of engineering in the United States. The award consists of a gold medal, bronze replica, small gold replica, cer...

  • billiebart

    Polish Speaking Workers Compensation Attorney

  • bartbillie

    Hurt At Work NYC, actively involved in civic and charitable organizations. Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability are individual and unique, each with its own circumstances and degree of injury. Visit us at

  • St. Louis Literary and Art Scene Circa 1950

    “The Ballad Of The Sad Young Men,” lyrics by Fran Landesman Sing a song of sad young men / Glasses full of rye / All the news is bad again so / Kiss your dreams goodbye All the sad young men sitting in the bars / Knowing neon nights. missing all the stars / All the sad young men drifting through the town / Drinking up the night trying not to drown All the sad you...

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  • Christopher Columbus

    Christopher Columbus (Cristoforo Colombo; Cristóbal Colón; Cristóvão Colombo) born between October 31, 1450 and October 30, 1451 – 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer, born in the Republic of Genoa, in what is today northwestern Italy. Under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain, he completed four voyages across the A...

  • Dido Elizabeth Belle

    Dido Elizabeth Belle (1761-1804) was an illegitimate daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay and an African woman known as Belle. Very little is known about Belle except that she was biracial. Her daughter Dido was sent to live in the household of William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, who was Lindsay's uncle and thus Dido's great-uncle.Dido Elizabeth Belle was born around 1761. She was baptised i...

  • Legh, Leigh Families

    Leigh Coat of Arms / Leigh Family Crest SURNAMES as we know them today were first assumed in Europe from the 11th to the 15th Century. They were not in use in England or in Scotland before the Norman Conquest, and were first found in the Domesday Book. The employment in the use of a second name was a custom that was first introduced from the Normans. They themselves had not long before ...

  • Provinciale Staten van Friesland ‧ 1814-1861

    Provinciale Staten van Friesland ‧ 1814-1861 A Gerrit Ferdinand van ASBECK ‧ 1764-1836 ‧ B Jan Minnes BAKKER ‧ Minne BAKKER ‧ 19-jun 1816-1877 ‧ Jelle BANGA ‧ 23-aug 1786-1877 13-apr ‧ Sipco BASSELEUR ‧ 10-apr 1746-1831 08-nov ‧ Hieronimus BECK ‧ c.1759-1830 12-apr ‧ Ulbo van BURMANIA &...

  • Burgemeesters van Middelburg

    Burgemeesters van MIDDELBURG ‧ alfabetisch Cornelis Gerrit BIJLEVELD ‧ 1765-1849 ‧ Jean François BIJLEVELD van SEROOSKERKE ‧ 1794-1875 ‧ Nicolaas -Nico- BOLKESTEIN ‧ 1910-1993 ‧ Martinus van den BRANDELER ‧ 1859-1924 ‧ Donatus Clemens Bernard -Don- BURGERS ‧ 1932-2006 ‧ Job DRIJBER Ȃ...

  • Battle of Italeni

    The Battle of Italeni was a battle that took place at 28°29′6″S 31°16′27″ECoordinates: 28°29′6″S 31°16′27″E in what is now KwaZulu Natal province, South Africa, between the Voortrekkers and the Zulus during the period of the Great Trek. Aknowledgement - Aim - To add as many Geni profiles to the project a...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Santo Tirso ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Santo Tirso to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de SANTO TIRSO . Antonio Dias de Gouveia (Lamassa , São Pedro de Roriz, Santo Tirso, Portugal, ? - Lavras, Minas Gerais, 27 de junho de 1789) casado com Ana Tereza...

  • Chile

    ES Proyecto para entroncar los árboles chilenos, y fusionar ("merge") sus perfiles duplicados. También tiene el objeto de persuadir a los administradores que hagan públicos los perfiles del siglo 19 (y anteriores), y que minimizen la cantidad de perfiles difuntos y privados del siglo 20. EN This project is to connect the Chilean trees, and to merge duplicate profile...

  • Forty Martyrs of England and Wales

    Forty Martyrs of England and Wales The Forty Martyrs of England and Wales comprise a group of Catholic men and women who were executed for treason and related offences in the Kingdom of England between 1535 and 1679. Many were convicted at show trials or without a trial. This religious repression existed in part because faithful Roman Catholics were required to rebel against the English Cro...

  • Popish Plot (1678-1681)

    Popish Plot The Popish Plot was a fictitious conspiracy concocted by Titus Oates that between 1678 and 1681 gripped the Kingdoms of England and Scotland in anti-Catholic hysteria. Oates alleged that there existed an extensive Catholic conspiracy to assassinate Charles II, accusations that led to the execution of at least 22 men and precipitated the Exclusion Bill Crisis. Eventually Oates'...

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  • Child Emigration from Britain - Canada

    Child emigration was undertaken by religious and charitable organisations. One of the earliest of these being The Children's Friend Society founded in London in 1830, as the Society for the Suppression of Juvenile Vagrancy, through the reformation and emigration of children. Between 1870 and 1914 some 80,000 child emigrants, often known as "British Home Children", were sent out to Canada alon...

  • South African Settlers - Chinese

    This project is in the developmental stages - any assistance is very welcome! To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going! How to Participate Please add the profiles of South African Chinese Progenitors - ( not their entire families and descendants!) and also t...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Vieira do Minho ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho Vieira do Minho to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de VIEIRA DO MINHO . Caetano Gonçalves Mascarenhas (Vieira do Minho, Braga, Portugal, c. 1702 - Pitangui, Minas Gerais, 2 de fevereiro de 1781) casado com Maria da...

  • Wilén / Vilén / Helkiö suku.

    Projekti tarkoitettu kaikille Wilén / Vilén / Helkiö sukuun kuuluville. J. V. Snellmanin syntymän satavuotispäivän yhteydessä vuonna 12.5.1906 noin 24 800henkilöä suomalaisti nimensä. Wilénin perheestä ainakin osa lapsista vaihtoi sukunimekseen Helkiö. Lisäksi useimmat suvun jäsenet ovat a...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Felgueiras ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Felgueiras to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de FELGUEIRAS . Gonçalo Pereira Porto (Felgueiras, Porto, Portugal, ? - Brasil, ?) casado com Maria Pereira de Oliveira. João Pinheiro de Sousa, I (Unh&#x...

  • Buis / Buijs / Buijsse Family

    Varianten: Brandts Buijs, Buijs Ballot, De Buys Roessingh, Op den Buijs, Van den Buijs, Buijs Trompetter, Buijsch, Op den Buijsch, Buijse, Buijsen, Van Buijsen, Buijser, Den Buijser, Buijserd, Buijsers, Buijsert, Buijsing, Buijsingh, Buijsman, Buijsmann, Buijsse, Buijssen, Buijssink, Buijze, Buijzen, Buijzer, De Buijzer, Buijzerd, Buijzert, Buis, Buise, Beuijs, De Buise, Buisen, Van Buisen, Bui...

  • Jewish Families from Kostelec u Holešova (Kosteletz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Kostelec u Holešova (Kosteletz) in the Czech Republic.

  • Castro Family of the Philippines

    Castro is a Spanish word that refers to one who lived at, or near, a castle or fortress. This surname was included in the alphabetical catalog accompanying the Claveria Decree of 1849, requiring Filipinos to "select" new last names. This sub-project aims to organize genealogical data on the Castro Family of the Philippines. Profiles here are those of historical figures, scions of the gentry (...

  • Hizon Family of the Philippines

    This sub-project aims to organize genealogical data on the Hizon Family of the Philippines. Profiles here are those of historical figures, scions of the gentry ( de buena familia ), revolutionary heroes, scholars, government officials, national athletes and other public personalities (celebrities) in various fields. Find more surnames at the master project page, Families of the Philippines . ...

  • Faegre Baker Daniels

    Faegre Baker Daniels is a full service law firm providing business solutions to local, national and international organizations. We serve our clients with the highest levels of professionalism, skill and integrity. Our 750 corporate, litigation and regulatory professionals collaborate across our 13 locations in the United States, UK and China to deliver practical solutions for our clients' busi...

  • Koops/Soede

    The intent is to start building the family tree for the Koops & Soede side of our family.

  • The Landi "Italy"

    The Landi tree goes back to the 3rd century, "'Panfirio Landvs' (Landus)" (Roman Senator). Landus, Latin spelling Landvs also Lando, became Landi in the 11th century. There was Bishop Landvs 660, Bishop Landvs 743 Bishop of Cosilinum/ Marcellianum. The Pope Lando (family name Landus, father Taino Landus (913-914).(Ubertino Landi (1048)"first know use of Landi (still refered to as Landus by hist...

  • Družina / Family Coronini

    Coroniniji (koroníni), so italijanska plemiška rodbina, po izvoru iz Bergama v Lombardiji, ki se prvič omenja v 12. stoletju. ( Wikipedia ) Ob koncu 15. stoletja so se Coronini naselili v Furlaniji in Gorici. Johannes Coroninus je imel tri sinove, začetnike treh družinskih vej: Ciprijan (1540-1610) kromberške, Orfej (? -1593) tolminske in Marsilij (? ...

  • Executed by Breaking Wheel

    The breaking wheel, also known as the Catherine wheel (named for St. Catherine whom was to be executed in this fashion) or simply the wheel, was a torture device used for capital punishment in the Middle Ages and early modern times for public execution by bludgeoning to death. It was used during the Middle Ages and was still in use into the 19th century. Frederick of Isenberg Gillette Ban...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Angel Gabriel, 1635

    from The Angel Gabriel was a 240 ton English passenger galleon. She was commissioned for Sir Walter Raleigh's last expedition to America in 1617. She sank in a storm off Pemaquid Point, near the newly established town of Bristol, Maine, on August 15, 1635. The sinking occurred during the middle of the Great Migration. From England to Massachusetts in a fleet of five ships, the Angel Gabri...

  • Jewish Families from Znojmo (Znaim), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Znojmo (Znaim) in the Czech Republic. The new cemetery was founded in 1868, because the old one was destroyed after Jews were expelled. In 1869 there were buried the bones found in the place of the old cemetery – the grave is marked by an obelisk. The cemetery is going to be reduced and a...

  • Sarah Orne Jewett's South Berwick

    Sarah Orne Jewett's South Berwick Please add Geni profiles from writer Sarah Orne Jewett's life and times to this project. Collaborators, feel free to update the project, including images, resource material ... And invite more collaborators. From the Sarah Orne Jewett Walking Tour brochure by the Jewett Eastman Memorial Committee, trustees of Jewett Eastman House: Novelist, poet and s...

  • GEN JOHN COFFEE CEMETERY AND SLAVES GRAVEYARD

    Six unmarked graves in the back of the cemetery. It is possible that these were graves of slaves.

  • Κουκόπουλος/Koukopoulos

    This is a Greek surname and its common spelling in English is: "Koukopoulos". The name is of a form typical of the Peloponese but at least one family has roots in Boeotia.

  • Maori Migration - Takitimu Waka

    The Takitimu waka is known as Te Waka Tapu O Takitimu, the sacred canoe Takitimu. It was captained on its journey from Hawaiki by Tamatea-Ariki-Nui, high chief and priest, and carried a number of tohunga or priests. After its arrival in Aotearoa it made many travels. At about 1350AD it called at Waimarama, a coastal settlement in Hawke's Bay, and it was there that it left two rollers and two an...

  • Family Lines

    Trying to find my family ancestry and I need alot of help. If any are willing to help let me know.

  • Jewish Families from Hříškov, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Hříškov in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Jewish families in Hříškov in 1783 (from published 1783 census, p. 248). Note that it is not clear how to map these families (some of which are using the old patronomic last names) to the much large set of families in 1793. Note that for each ...

  • amadoalva

    Staten Island Workers Compensation AttorneyHurt At Work NYC, actively involved in civic and charitable organizations. Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability are individual and unique, each with its own circumstances and degree of injury. Visit us at

  • Feiereisen/Fellenz

    Collaborate with relatives of Alma Fellenz.

  • PETREY, JONES, MOHR, MURPHY, WOODY Tree

    Trying to figure out how to research stuff on here...

  • South African Passenger Lists - R.M.S. Roman a. 31 Dec 1874

    Passenger list of R.M.S. “Roman” Arrived in Table Bay on 31 December 1874 Departed from Southampton Format - Surname, Name/s, Additional Information, Family Albrecht, Mr. Passenger to Natal Albury, William Quarryman Plus Wife and child Andrews, Ephraim Quarryman Arry, George Carpenter Ashford, William Plumber Attman, Mr. Passenger to Cape Tow...

  • Douglas Clan

    Douglas Clan House of Douglas Clan Douglas , sometimes referred to as the House of Douglas , is an ancient family from the Scottish Lowlands taking its name from Douglas, in South Lanarkshire, spreading through the Scottish Borderland, Angus, Lothian and beyond. The clan does not currently have a chief, therefore it is considered an Armigerous clan. It was said of the Douglases, &#x...

  • Jews of Wyoming

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Wyoming .

  • Jews of West Virginia

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from West Virginia .

  • Jews of Washington

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Washington .

  • Jews of Rhode Island

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Rhode Island .

  • Jews of New Jersey

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from New Jersey . Trenton Jewish Community

  • Jews of New Hampshire

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from New Hampshire .

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