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  • Imigrantes Italianos ao Brasil / Italian immigrants to Brazil

    Os primeiros imigrantes a deixarem a Itália na época da "grande imigração" foram sobretudo os vênetos, cerca de 30% do total, seguidos dos habitantes de Campânia, Calábria e Lombardia. Segundo o IBGE (Brasil, 500 anos de povoamento, 2000) foram 1.243.633 imigrantes italianos ao Brasil no período 1876-1920. Uma das primeiras viagens ofi...

  • Hrvatski političari/Croatian politicians

    Političari koji su sudjelovali ili sudjeluju u političkom životu Hrvatske Predsjedniku Republike pripada i predstavnička i izvršna funkcija. On predstavlja i zastupa Republiku Hrvatsku u zemlji i inozemstvu. Nadležan je za obranu neovisnosti i teritorijalne cjelovitosti Republike Hrvatske, kao i za stabilno, normalno i usklađeno djelovanje dr&#...

  • Jews in World War I

    WWI and the Jews The First World War, the most appallingly savage international conflict in all preceding history, had a profound impact on world Jewry due to-: The existence of a large concentra­tion of Jews within one of the principal arenas, The enlistment of unprecedented numbers of Jews to the armies of the belligerent nations, The success of Jewish leaders in influenc...

  • German / Austro-Hungarian Jewish Soldiers Killed in WWI

    Jewish fighters who served in the German and Austro-Hungarian Army during World War I (1914-1918). When WWI broke out, the Jews, eager to demonstrate their loyalty to their country, rallied to the war effort. They hoped that military service would promote their acceptance into German and Austro-Hungarian society. Some 320,000 Jewish soldiers joined the army---12,000 Jewish soldirs died fi...

  • Notables of the Korean War

    The Korean War (25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between the Republic of Korea (supported primarily by the United States of America, with contributions from allied nations under the aegis of the United Nations) and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (supported by the People's Republic of China, with military and material aid from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics). T...

  • Alten Copper Works - Kaafjord - Finnmark - Norway.

    Alten Copper Works i Kåfjord, Alta, startet opp 1826 og ble nedlagt 1909. Koppergruvene ligger inne i Kåfjord i nåværende Alta kommune i Finnmark. De som arbeidet på verket og i koppergruvene tas med i dette prosjektet for lettere å finne profilene. Her er en link til internett fra Alta museum om Alten Copper Works:

  • Métis in Canada

    The Métis are one of Canada's three principal Aboriginal groups, and are recognized under section 35 in the 1982 Constitution. Fiercely independent, the Métis were instrumental in the development of western Canada. Historically, the word Métis refers to the children of European explorers, settlers, and fur traders and their First Nation wives in the "Métis Homela...

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  • Deutsche Dichter

    —2013-okt-27-zo-22:57+GMT-autumn~time—jMVu—every German reading poetry-lover welcome to search for nice & informative url's and develop links to THESE geni-profiles ! Deutsche Dichter - those who were my first ... Uit 'n gymnasium-schoolboek uit 1964: 21e Auflage Goldene Worte Deutscher Dichter ‧ Eine Auswahl Deutscher Gedichte aus Vergangenheit und Gegen...

  • Kleermakers in de familie

    Kleermakers in de familie HEREN-kleding ~ men's wear DAMES-kleiding ~ woman's wear topografisch Groningen Friesland Drenthe Overijssel Gelderland Flevoland Utrecht Noord-Holland Zuid-Holland Zeeland Noord-Brabant Limburg profielen, also NOT in geni when they are famous enough alfabetisch —A— —B— —C— —D— —E—...

  • Pindi kalmistu

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

  • Eesti pankurid

    Siia võiks koondada Eestis tegutsenud pankurid ja pangaametnikud läbi aegade.

  • Brusje, Hvar

    First census in Brusje 1673 BRIZANOV Luka 6 DUCHIN Grgo 7, Matija udova Mihovila 6 DULČIĆ Ivan 8, Jakov 5, Jakov por Marka 3, Kuzmo (il vecchio) 6, Kuzmo Matin 6, Luka 10, Margarita udova Mihovila 6, Mate reč Stagilo 4, Nikola pok Luke 6 MARČIĆ Nikola 6 PALARIĆ Ivan 5, Vicko 8

  • Carpenters

    Everyone is invited to add their "hammering" ancestors to this project (profiles must be set to public). Project collaborators, feel free to update the project description, adding notes, documents, images, resources ... and inviting more collaborators. From Glimpses of 17th and 18th Century colonial American life There were men who earned a living at carpentry.  If they lived in a po...

  • Lighter Side of Genealogy

    Genealogy is a passion. The thrill of discovery is beyond words. However, there are times when it's beneficial to laugh at the process in order to maintain your sanity! Hopefully, this forum will allow fellow genealogists a moment or two of 'stress release' before resuming digging the mines of history! See Lighter Side of Genealogy Media -------------------------------------------...

  • Jewish Diaspora Portal

    Please Join Us as we Trace Our Jewish Ancestors' Odyssey Around the World to Establish Major Jewish Diaspora City Centers and lay the foundation for the Jewish Cultural and Scholarly Renaissance of Today. Spanish Jewish Odyssey YouTube - A - African Jewry, A Microcosm of the Jewish Diaspora Al Andalus - The Golden Age of Jews in Sepharad Mokum Wondrous Jewi...

  • La castità, ma non troppo

    Molti sacerdoti e suore (più sacerdoti, owiamente) hanno prole. Andiamo ad elencare! A recomendação de celibato clerical na igreja católica possui sua primeira menção no Concílio de Elvira (295-302), mas, como este concílio era apenas um concílio provincial espanhol (Elvira era uma cidade romana, junto a Granada), as suas decis&#x...

  • Neely Family - 1891 - Wastella Kansas Neely

    WASTELLA KANSAS NEELY February 21,1891 “Wasness” or “Cee Cee” July 29, 1983 92 years old By Doris Cornett (Bill’s wife) In collaboration with Bob Comett and from tapes made by Bill Cornett about 1990. Wastella Kansas Neely was born in Blount County, Alabama, on February 21, 1891. In later years she said she was one day older than George Washington. The bib...

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  • Slekt fra Aust-Agder

    I hovedsak fra Tvedestrand, Risør, Dypvåg og Søndeled. Legg gjerne til profiler, historikk, eller annet! Gårds- og stedsnavn: Støle, Laget, Hofsdal, Løvdal, Lindstøl, Åkvåg, Nipe, Åsmundshavn, Strømsland, Røyseland, Noddeland, Risøya, Korshavn, Øygardsstranda, Heia, Råmundstad/Birkenes, B&...

  • Cover of Time magazine

    Time was first published in 1923. As Time became established as one of the United States' leading newsmagazines, an appearance on the cover of Time became an indicator of a person's notability, fame or notoriety. Cover of Time magazine ( Project Photo from Time Magazine cover February 21, 2011 ) Lists of People on the Cover of Time Magazine List of People on the Cover of Time Ma...

  • Jewish Families from Prostějov (Prossnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    Austrian manufacturing town, in the province of Moravia. Probably its earliest Jewish settlement dated from the latter half of the fifteenth century, when exiles from Olmütz found a refuge there (1454). Up to the time when the restriction on the freedom of residence of Jews in Austria was removed, Prossnitz was the second largest congregation in Moravia, numbering 328 families (see Famil...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Bolton 1842

    Cabin Passengers Byng W Gentleman Morgan George Surgeon Titchener Thomas Bradford Clerk Underwood James Clerk Steerage Passengers Andrews Charles 19 Mason and Quarryman Lucy 18 Andrews William 42 Mary Ann 33 Joseph 18 Mason Thomas 16 Mason John 11 Baird John 30 Carpenter Janet 31 ...

  • Gustav Anjou, Fraudulent Genealogist

    This project documents lineages where information is circulating that was taken from the work of Gustav Anjou (1863-1952), sometimes spelled Gustave Anjou, an infamous genealogical inventor whose meticulous but fraudulent research influenced the family "histories" of many prominent American families in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Add profiles to this project if you know that the p...

  • Imigrantes ao Brasil (Immigrants to Brazil)

    Inúmeros fluxos de imigração ao Brasil ocorreram desde a chegada dos portugueses em 1500. Muitas árvores genealógicas brasileiras são interrompidas no antepassado imigrante. Este projeto tenta facilitar a identificação deles, de forma a estreitar a possibilidade de contato com as árvores de outros países. Também s&...

  • Majdanek Concentration Camp

    Majdanek Concentration Camp was a German Nazi concentration camp on the outskirts of Lublin, Poland, established during the German Nazi occupation of Poland. The camp operated from October 1, 1941 until July 22, 1944, when it was captured nearly intact by the advancing Soviet Red Army. Although conceived as a forced labor camp and not as an extermination camp, over 79,000 people died there (59,...

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  • Witches on Screen

    Bewitched Nicole Kidman The Chronicles of Narnia Tilda Swinton Harry Potter Helena Bonham Carter Helen McCrory Maggie Smith Hocus Pocus Bette Midler Sarah Jessica Parker Oz the Great and Powerful Mila Kunis Practical Magic

  • Jewish Families from Brtnice (Pirnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Brtnice (Pirnitz) in the Czech Republic. Earliest known Jewish community was in the 15th century. There were 33 Jews. Effecting the Jewish community: separation of Jewish quarter, 1727. Cemetery originated second half of 16th century. Last known Conservative Jewish burial was 1860.

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

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

  • Commercial Traders of Puerto Rico and the West Indies or Comerciante de Puerto Rico y de Indias

    A place to create an overview of the Import/Export Trade of the Island of Puerto Rico and a collection of the movers and shakers and deal makers. Please, feel free to collaborate and join and add pertaining profiles.

  • Cinema Brasileiro/Brazilian Film

    O cinema do Brasil existe como exibição e entretenimento desde julho de 1896, e como realização e expressão desde 1897. Embora nunca tenha chegado a se estruturar plenamente como indústria, o cinema brasileiro, em seus mais de 110 anos de História, teve momentos de grande repercussão internacional, como na época do Cinema Novo, e de...

  • H.P. Lovecraft Ancestry

    H.P. Lovecraft's old New England family, ancestry and milieu had a documented influence on his art. For those of us who grew up on his terrifying and creative stories, this project is to help us understand those familial and societal impacts. Please participate by finding ways in which his family, ancestors, ancestral home, or old New England environment are reflected in his stories and addin...

  • Gardner Family

    Overview The Gardner family has been traced back to Roger De Gardiano . The Gardner family were a group of whalers operating out of Nantucket, Massachusetts from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries. Some members of the family gained wider exposure due to their discovery of various islands in the Pacific Ocean. By marriage, they were related to the Coffins , another Nantucket whaling...

  • Jewish families from Kolin, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Kolin, Bohemia, Czech Republic. KOLIN (Czech Kolín; Ger. Kolin, in older sources Neukollin), city in central Bohemia, Czech Republic. Its Jewish community was one of the four communities known by the abbreviation Karban (Heb. קרב״ן), Kolin, Roudnice, Bumsla, Nachod), second in importance on...

  • HistoryLink

    HistoryLink - Free Geni Research Tools History Search will compare your direct ancestors (and their siblings) to projects on Geni that focus on historical or famous individuals. It will list any matches found, the relation, and what projects they belong to. It can also search for master profiles, problem profiles, pending merges, and can create a simple visualization of tree completeness. Not...

  • Artists of Fine Art

    Fine Art: Definition & Meaning The term "fine art" refers to an art form practised mainly for its aesthetic value and its beauty ("art for art's sake") rather than its functional value. Fine art is rooted in drawing and design-based works such as painting, printmaking, and sculpture. It is often contrasted with "applied art" and "crafts" which are both traditionally seen as utilitarian activi...

  • Torah Luminaries / Roshei Yeshivot

    Roshei Yeshivot / Torah Luminaries Great intellects, profound thinkers, and master teachers who examplify the grandeur of the Torah in our century. Their very names inspire awe: Rosh yeshiva ראש ישיבה‎; is the title given to the dean of a Talmudical academy (yeshiva). The rosh yeshiva is required to have a vast and penetrati...

  • Founders of Famous American Businesses

    The founders of American companies of world renown.

  • Chinese Imperial Maritime Customs Service

    Chinese Imperial Maritime Customs The initiation of the foreign Inspectorate General of Customs was, to some extent, an accident. In 1853 the Xiao Diao Hui (小刀會 Short Sword Society) revolted in Shanghai. The French, British and American Consuls found it necessary to transfer the responsibility of Customs administration to foreigners. After discussing it with the Acting ...

  • De Verlichting

    De Verlichting ‧ ‧ ‧ inleiding - toelichting De Verlichting of Eeuw van de Rede begon volgens sommigen al omstreeks 1630, volgens anderen rond 1687 en duurde tot aan de Franse Revolutie. In deze periode ontstond een culturele stroming of beweging van intellectuelen in Europa met als doel het gebruik van de rede en het filosoferen te bevorderen. De rede gaat alleen...

  • Historical Look At Italian Families

    Welcome to the Geni Italian Portal Genetics Genetic Testing (includes ancestry) Culture Geni Old Master's Project Culture of Italy - Wikipedia Italy - Wikipedia Media & Virtual Tours Sistine Chapel Virtual Tour Luciano Pavarotti Placido Domingo If you are Italian, I would love for you to be a part of this project. Regardless of where you are in the world. I am ...

  • Quaker Women

    This Project is to study and document Quaker women. Feel free to join, add to the list (below) - and bring your ancestresses profiles with you. Quaker Views on Women For many outside observers during the first hundred years of Quakerism, the most surprising aspect of Quakerism was the fact that "ministry" – the prerogative to speak during a Quaker meeting – was open to women f...

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  • Quaker Ancestor Roster

    Join this Project and bring your ancestor's profile! The more the merrier. Feel free to break out into "associated projects" as well. The Religious Society of Friends The Quakers, or Friends , were formed in the mid-17th Century by an English shoemaker, George Fox (1624-1691). His core belief was that man did not need an intermediary to establish a relationship with God — no trained ...

  • Anders Olsen Slekten fra Lyngør

    Dette er prosjektet Anders Olsen Slekten fra Lyngør som har som formål å lage et mest mulig komplett slekts tre for etterkommere og forfedre til Anders Olsen. Ta kontakt hvis dere vil være med å bidra til slekten, Mvh Marius Berg

  • Overseas trade: Shipping Merchants and Companies

    The American Revolution, which was largely fostered in the early seaports and partly tied to the trade restrictions imposed on the American colonies by England, resulted in the expulsion of the new American states from the trading family of the British Empire. The United States was not a self-sufficient nation, so trade by sea became essential. Adventurous merchants sent out their ships to find...

  • Whaling

    Whaling is the hunting of whales primarily for meat and oil. Its earliest forms date to at least 3000 BC. Various coastal communities have long histories of sustenance whaling and harvesting beached whales. Industrial whaling emerged with organized fleets in the 17th century; competitive national whaling industries in the 18th and 19th centuries; and the introduction of factory ships along with...

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  • Artists (Painters)

    This project is designed to capture artists (painters) other than Contemporary Artists, New and Modern Masters, and Old Masters that are included in other geni.com projects: Contemporary Artists New and Modern Masters Old Masters Painting is the practice of applying paint, pigment, color or other medium to a surface (support base). The medium is commonly applied to the base with a bru...

  • Volhynia (Wolin) Gubernia - Immigration to America Midwest

    Iowa and Illinois - especially Rock Island (really the Tri-City area including Moline and Davenport), St. Louis, and Chicago - were a landing place for Jewish immigrants from this area between 1880 and 1920. This project will document the family surnames and towns that they settled in. This first came to my attention when I read that emigrants from my great-grandparents' town of Belogorodka ten...

  • Sons of the American Revolution

    "The SAR is a "lineage" society. This means that each member has traced their family tree back to a point of having an ancestor who supported the cause of American Independence during the years 1774-1783." [ ] The profiles connected to this project has been confirmed as having met the criteria for membership. ------------------------------------------------------------- Robert Eldridge Br...

  • Jewish families from Neveklov (Neweklau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Neveklov (Neweklau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic Village district (bezirk) and region: Region: Central Bohemian District: Benešov Commune: Benešov Location: 49°45′11″N 14°32′9″E History: The History of the Jews in Neveklov: see . Text taken from Hugo Gold's H...

  • Leetva Alt-talu

    Leetva Alt-talu ehk Leetva-Mardi talu paikneb tänapäeval Leetva külas, Vändra vallas Pärnumaal. Talu paikneb Navesti jõe kaldal. Praegu üksnes ühel kaldal. Ajalooliselt on talu olnud sama perekonna käes juba vähemalt 1754. aastast. Kogu teadaoleva aja on talus elanud Glaside (tänapäevane nimekuju - Klaas) pereko...

  • Women's Rights / Feminism

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

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  • Finding Nison Gavrielov's Burial Ground

    This project is dedicated to Nison Gavrielov זצ״ל , who was killed in combat during WWII, while fighting for the Russian army against the Germans. The search was conducted by both Gavriel and Nisan Gavrielov – who are great-grandchildren of the fallen hero. Their goal was to systematically search for the location of their great-grandfather burial ground, and t...

  • Ferreira - South African Settlers

    settlers - South Africa== Once researched the SV number for those who were Progenitors can be established according to their date of arrival in South Africa MAIN Reference “Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2011 SAF CD v 10". Commencing page 103 Ignatio Leopold Ferreira The main SV/PROG of the Ferreira family - born in Portugal c. 1696. OTHERS in SAF/SAG Antonia...

  • 'n JAN met 'n PET…?

    'n JAN met 'n PET…? …maar wel een namens onze MAJESTEIT ! GEZAG-drager op NATIONAAL niveau Gezags-dragers DE-CENTRAAL op operationeel niveau Opzichters LOKAAL van goederen van nette menschen... Gezags-HAND-havers op PROVINCIAAL niveau N.B. Tri-partite op basis jurisdictie d.d. ??? zoeken we op ! Zoals daar zijn in 'n liberaal ontwikkelde democ...

  • Wevers & weefsters in de familie

    wevers & weefsters in de familie In mijn Twentsche verwanten vond ik nogal wat vertegenwoordigers van dit beroep. Waarschijnlijk in de textielindustrie die ook in Almelo bloeide bij onder meer Ten Cate. Wie helpt zoeken naar documentatie op internet? zoek-sleutel-woorden: weefgetouw - smietspoel - snelspoel - weefmachine - katoen - linnen - vlas - zijde, wol - Textiel-nijverheid & -in...

  • Forfedre til Colbein Andersen Næss

    Hei alle sammen, Colbein Andersen Næss er et siste endepunkt i slekta vår og jeg skulle gjerne sett at vi sammen kunne prøve og finne ut noe om forfedrene hans. Noen små tegn tyder på at han kom i fra Tyskland, da han var oppført med yrke Gesell i et slektstre på myHeritage, men det er mest spekulasjoner. ---------------------...

  • Clan Cameron

    The Clan Cameron project The name Cameron can be found in Geni in 21.283 profiles, if you would like to find out if you are a descendant of the original Clan Cameron this project is a great place to find out, or you might just be interested in the Cameron name or the Clans of Scotland in that case this is a good place too. Cameron Clan Crest A sheaf of five arrows points upwards, Proper...

  • Arbeiders-beweging & Socialisme - Nederland

    Arbeiders-beweging & Socialisme - Nederland ZIE voor biografie BWSA : Biografisch Woordenboek van het Socialisme en de Arbeidersbeweging in Nederland Wanneer betreffende persoon in geni voorkomt, volstaat hier -volledige- voor- en achternaam met link-verwijzing en levensdata. Voor overige informatie wordt verwezen naar het profiel of gerelateerde internet-bronnen. Verzoek niet in de tek...

  • Gurs Internment Camp

    Camp Gurs was an internment and refugee camp constructed by the French government in 1939. The camp was originally set up in southwestern France after the fall of Catalonia at the end of the Spanish Civil War to control those who fled Spain out of fear of retaliation from Francisco Franco's regime. At the start of the World War II, the French government interned Germans and citizens of other ...

  • Salem Witch Trials (1692)

    Overview and Scope of Project The goal of this project is to discover our ancestors involved in the notorious Salem Witch Trials , validate their family trees and our own connections to them, and create nigh-quality, genealogically-valid mini biographies for their Profiles. About the Salem Witch Trials The Salem Witch Trials were a series of hearings before local magistrates followed by c...

  • Pettu invånare genom tiderna

    Pettu är en ö i Finby (Särkisalo, nuförtiden införlivad i Salo stad) på ca 700ha. Namnet Pettu antas ha kommit från det finska ordet "peto" som hänvisar till varg. På Pettu har funnits gårdarna Storgård ( 1793-1806 , 1808-1813 , 1865-1870 , 1871-1880 ) Nedergård ( 1793-1806 , 1808-1813 )

  • Gabuco Palatino

    I would like to connect the Gabuco Palatino leg of our genealogy tree

  • Island - Iceland

    The text is written in Norwegian Language. Innhold: 1. Kort beskrivelse av prosjektet 2. Andre opplysninger 3. Kilder 1. Kort beskrivelse av prosjektet Prosjektet omhandler øya Island i Nord-Atlanteren. I Landnåmaboken er det nevnt innvandring til Island fra Norge. Det er lagt inn profiler av islendere som vedlegg til dette prosjektet. 2. Andre opplysninger Gen...

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  • Computer pioneers

    Computer pioneers whose contributions in the theoretical, technical and/or commercial fields of computing are outstanding and highly significant in the further development of computer-related disciplines. List of notable computer pioneers Sir Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee, OM, KBE Inventor of the World Wide Web Vannevar Bush , American engineer and science administrator; best-known for...

  • Tarvastu kalmistu

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

  • 194th Ohio Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS 194th Regiment, Ohio Infantry Organized at Camp Chase March, 1865. Left State for Charleston, W. Va., March 14. Assigned to General Egan's Provisional Division, Army of the Shenandoah. Operation in the Shenandoah Valley till April. Ordered to Washington, D. C., and garrison duty there till October. Mustered out October 24, 1865. Regiment lost during service 38 Enlist...

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  • 41st Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS 41st Regiment, Illinois Infantry Organized at Decatur, Ill., and mustered in August 5, 1861. Moved to St. Louis, Mo., August 8, 1861, thence to Bird's Point, Mo., August 29, and to Paducah, Ky., September 8. Attached to District of Cairo to December, 1861. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, District of Cairo, to February, 1862. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, District of West T...

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  • 53rd Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS 53rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry Organized at Ottawa, Ill., January, 1862. Moved to Chicago, Ill., February 27, 1862, and duty there till March 23, guarding prisoners. Moved to St. Louis, Mo., thence to Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., March 23-April 7. Attached to 1st Brigade, 4th Division, Army of the Tennessee, to July, 1862. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, District of Memp...

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  • 20th Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION ILLINOIS TROOPS 20th Illinois Infantry Assigned to: * District of Cairo: August 1861 - February 1862 * Army of the Tennessee: February 1862 - July 1865 Organized at Joliet, Ill., and mustered in June 13, 1861. Moved to Alton, Ill., June 18, thence to St. Louis, Mo., July 6, and to Cape Girardeau, Mo., July 10, 1861. Attached to District of Cairo to October, 1861. Bird's Point, M...

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  • 13th Ohio Cavalry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS 13th Regiment, Ohio Cavalry Organized by a consolidation of 4th and 5th Battalions Cavalry, and mustered in May 5, 1864. Left State for Annapolis, Md., May 11, thence moved to White House Landing, Va., May 18. Attached to 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army Potomac, June 8 to August 10, 1864. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to December 10. 3rd Br...

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  • 60th Ohio Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS 60th Regiment, Ohio Infantry Organized at Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio, February to April, 1864. Left State for Alexandria, Va., April 21, 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to September, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to July, 1865. SERVICE - Campaign from the Rapidan to the James River, Va., May 3-Jun...

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  • 40th Ohio Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    UNION OHIO VOLUNTEERS 40th Regiment, Ohio Infantry Organized at Camp Chase, Columbus, Ohio, September to November, and mustered in December 7, 1861. Ordered to Eastern Kentucky December 11, 1861. Attached to 18th Brigade, Army of the Ohio, to March, 1862. Unattached, Army of the Ohio to August, 1862. District of Eastern Kentucky, Dept. of the Ohio, to October 1862. District of the Kanawha, ...

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  • Jewish Families of Malta

    The beginning of Jewish Malta The history of the small Jewish Community of Malta goes back to the arrival of the Semitic Phoenician settlers almost three thousand five hundred years ago. It is believed that they were accompanied by Israelite mariners from the seafaring tribes of Zevulon and Asher. The discovery of carved menorahs and Hellenistic inscriptions in a number of Jewish catacombs ne...

  • Jewish Venice - Comunità Ebraica di Venezia

    The history of the Jewish Community of Venice , which is the capital of the Veneto region of Italy has been well known since the medieval era. Beginning in 1516, the Republic obliged the Jews to live in an area of the city where the foundries, known in Venetian as "geti", had been situated in ancient times, to wear a sign of identification and to manage the city's pawnshops at rates establish...

  • Jewish Families from Meclov, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This town is in the Klatovsky district according to the Geni page. In German this town is called Metzling. I welcome additions to this page. According to info from Julius Muller: The first record on the village dates back to 1115. Since 1379 it was part of Pobežovice estate. In Jewish Census 1793, there were 8 families (2x WÜRTZLER, BLOCH, WEISHUTH, HERSCHL, KLAUBER, HIRSCHWALD,...

  • Shipbuilders A.K.A. Shipwrights

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

  • American blues musicians

    Come build their trees from the roots up, because like the man says .... "The blues are the roots; everything else is the fruits." - Willie Dixon Blues Hall of Fame inductees: Musician Biographies from the PBS Series, The Blues Luther Allison Duane Allman Jeff Beck Elvin Bishop Mike Bloomfield Joe Bonamassa David Bromberg Big Bill Broonzy Charles Brown Ruth Brown...

  • Roman Catholic Cardinals

    ) A cardinal is a senior ecclesiastical official, usually an ordained bishop, and ecclesiastical prince of the Catholic Church. Cardinals are collectively known as the College of Cardinals, which as a body elects a new pope. The duties of the cardinals include attending the meetings of the College and making themselves available individually or in groups to the pope if he requests their couns...

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  • Geni Start Here Basics

    Geni Start Here Basics Basic help for new users, and those who lose their way. Including best practice standards and links to Geni help, conveniently listed. Add images to the "about box", format the page with simple code, resource links and more... Habits are hard to break and hopefully this area will be able to assist in creating, or correcting the best practices to use Geni. Need help?...

  • 29th North Carolina Infantry - Company D (CSA), US Civil War Project

    Company D=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

  • Zion United Methodist Church, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA

    Official Church Web Site Return to Historic Spotsylvania Churches Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

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

    Company E Mercer Cavalry - Spotsylvania 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

  • Mormon Pioneers 1848

    1848 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1848 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...

  • Eesti kirjanikud ja luuletajad

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntud Eesti kirjanikke, tõlkijaid ja luuletajaid (sealhulgas ka laulusõnade autoreid) läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Abivahendid isikute (avalikud, Genis) otsimisel:

  • New Hope Baptist Church, Orange, Virginia, USA

    Official Church Web Site The project is to document profiles of past members. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Q-L245 (Y-DNA)

    The purpose of this project is to allow for the collaborative study of the family trees of the families whose Y Chromosome is denoted as Q1b1a (L245+) . Our group is primarily of Eastern Jewish descent, and descendants thus far have been found all over the world. If you wish to examine the raw data, order tests at discounted rates, or join our group to compare your results to our 1,700 pers...

  • Pioneers of Bear Lake Valley Idaho

    To keep the pioneer theme, the date of 1885 was chosen as the closing year of birth. Those who were born after 1885 are not included. Foreword from "History of Bear lake Pioneers" Copyright 1968 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers Bear Lake County Idaho 2nd Edition 1974 More than one hundred years have passed since those hardy and courageous souls, obeying a call from President Brigham Young, str...

  • Indian Wars

    Indian Wars is the name used in the United States to describe a series of conflicts between White settlers or the federal government and the native peoples of North America. (This is a Master Project. We need help with expanding and fleshing out this project!) The wars were the result of the arrival of European colonizers who continuously expanded their territory pushing the indigenous popula...

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  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Anne & Little James, 1623

    Anne & Little James Arrived in Plymouth, Massachusetts July 10, 1623 "The ship Anne arrived in Plymouth in July, 1623 accompanied by the Little James, bringing new settlers along with many of the wives and children that had been left behind in Leyden when the Mayflower departed in 1620." Emigrant Ancestors, John Camden Hotten, 1874 "Built by the Plymouth Adventurers to remain at the...

  • Vändra kalmistu

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

  • AJ Jacobs reunion trees in progress

    Requests Request: Joan Cameron Joan Cameron sent: Joan Cameron Nee Foley. Me. 1944 Winifred Foley. Nee Mc Nally. Mother. 1921 Harold Foley. Father. 1916 Eleanor Foley. Nee Richardson. Paternal Grandmother. 1885? John Foley. Paternal Grandfather. 1881 Catherine McNally Nee Byrne? Maternal Grandmother. 1883 James McNally. Maternal Grandfather. 1882 William Byrne. Mat Gr grandfather. 185...

  • Columbia University

    Columbia University Columbia University in the City of New York, commonly referred to as Columbia University, is an American private Ivy League research university located in New York City, New York, United States. Columbia is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of New York, the fifth oldest in the United States, and one of the country's nine Colonial Colleges founded bef...

  • Eesti laevajuhid - Estonian shipmasters and other shipworkers

    Siia soovime koondada kõik elukutselised Eesti laevajuhid, reederid, pootsmanid, meremehed, mereväelased, lootsid, sadamakaptenid, laevakaptenid, metskaptenid, elukutselised kalurid, majakavahid, hüdrograafid ja ka muude laeva-ametite esindajad. Kasulikku teavet: Visa reeder Kristjan Jurnas ehk Pärnu Jõnn ja tema laevad maailmameredel

  • Family Löwenfeld and descendants

    Search for members and a descendant of Moses Wolfgang Löwenfeld and Charlotte Lea Eva Löwenfeld, after the children Maximillian, Julie, Alexander, Siegfried, Laura, Emilie, Clara, Fritz and Viktor Lowenfeld and their descendants. They live in Prag ,Wien ,London, Berlin and ??

  • Prominent Jewish Families of Vienna (Wer Einmal War)

    This project provides a basis for researching a number of prominent Jewish families from Vienna. Georg Gaugusch's 2011 book Wer einmal War (Vol. I: A-K) is the first comprehensive, published genealogy for many of these families. The goal of this project page is to make the Geni tree as complete as possible, using the information from Gaugusch's Vol. I and other sources, such as Vienna IKG vital...

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  • Ulster Scots people

    Who are the Ulster Scots? The Ulster Scots are an ethnic group in Ireland, descended from Lowland Scots and English from the border of those two countries, many from the "Border Reivers" culture. These people first began to occupy Ireland in large numbers with the Plantation of Ulster, a planned process of colonisation which took place under the auspices of James VI of Scotland and I of Eng...

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