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  • Sci Fi - Science fiction

    (This is the Master Project for all things Science Fiction related. This is a work in progress. All help solicited and need). Science fiction is difficult to define, as it includes a wide range of subgenres and themes. Author, Mark C. Glassy, argues that the definition of science fiction is like the definition of pornography: you don't know what it is, but you know it when you see it. ( Scien...

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  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Prisoners Of War

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Prisoners of War This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) . The object of the project is to add information about both British/Colonial and Boer Prisoners of War, to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. The first sizable batch of Boer prisoners of war taken by t...

  • United States Air Force

    [ ] The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven American uniformed services. Initially part of the United States Army, the USAF was formed as a separate branch of the military on 18 September 1947 under the National Security Act of 1947.[5] It is the most recent branch of the U.S. military to be formed, and is ...

  • Wright Family

    Tracing the Wright family through history. Please join the project if you'd like to help, the more the merrier! Notable Profiles Earliest known ancestor: Thomas Wright Notable profiles: John Wright, of Kelvedon Hall Robert of the Moat House Wright, LORD Wrights who immigrated to America: Thomas Wright Famous Wrights: Orville Wright Wilbur Wright Sources ...

  • Jewish Families from Slavkov u Brna (Austerlitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Slavkov u Brna (Austerlitz) in the Czech Republic. In the city famous for the battle Napoleon fought against Austrian and Russian armies in 1805, the record of a Jewish community dates back to as far as 1343. The settlement is called Ir laban, i.e. the White City, in the Jewish literature. The J...

  • 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...

  • Vaikne kallas 6, Haapsalu, Eesti

    Vanad postkaardid Vaikne kallas - Stille promenade - Vaikne puiestee - Vaikne promenaad []/60/ Waikne puiestee Vaikne kallas 4, 6 ja 8 omanikud ja elanikud EHA Vaikne kallas 4 Haapsalu Vaikne Kallas 4 (1927-) Haapsalu Stille Promenade 6 Haapsalu Ulrichi prospekt 10 (1860. a) Kastinina eeslinna ehituskrundile oli 1861.a. ehitatud puust uus elumaja, mida 1860.a. plaanil veel pol...

  • The Hollywood Walk of Fame

    The entertainment industry has provided the world with film, television and music for decades. In 1958, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce began honoring those individuals who have made significant contribution to the media with stars on Hollywood Blvd. at Highland Avenue. Since then, over two thousand stars have been placed on the Walk of Fame recognizing individuals, both living and deceased, ...

  • The Battle of Westport, MO October 23, 1864, US Civil War

    The Battle of Westport , sometimes referred to as the Gettysburg of the West , was fought on October 23, 1864, in modern Kansas City, Missouri, during the American Civil War. Union forces under Major General Samuel R. Curtis decisively defeated an outnumbered Confederate force under Major General Sterling Price. This engagement was the turning point of Price's Missouri Expedition, forcing his a...

  • Punished in Colonial America

    I've been running across ancestors who were publicly "punished" in Colonial America, have you? Here's a project to remember what they endured. from Crimes and Punishment in Colonial America In Colonial America the court structure was quite different from Great Britain. The colonial system was a hierarchy of overlapping courts and common law was the law of the land. The common law was gr...

  • 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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  • Notables of Newburyport

    Come on over and bring your "notable" ancestors with you. Profiles must be set to "public." Newburyport, Massachusetts: Founded 1764 (from Newbury) from The history of Newburyport prior to 1764 is largely the history of Newbury. As a farming community, Newbury expanded rapidly, outgrowing the land along the Parker River. In 1642, a "New Town" was laid out beside the Merrimack River an...

  • Jewish Families from Strakonice

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Strakonice, Czech Republic. Village district (bezirk) and region: Location: Strakonice German: Strakonitz) is a town in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. Estimated population: 24,000. History: The settlement of this region took place in the second half of 12th century when a castle was built. In 1367 ...

  • Jewish Families from Uhelna Pribram (Kohl Pribram), Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Uhelna Pribram (Kohl Pribram), Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Geni Curators

    A list of the areas on the tree that Geni Curators work in, by location. Geographical regions Regions are those set-forth by the United Nations. For a full listing, please visit here . Africa Eastern Africa June Barnes : Zambia and Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Alastair Honeybun : Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Pam Karp : Zimbabwe (Rhodesia) Middle Africa June Barnes : Central African Republ...

  • Mckees of Virginia, Kentucky & Indiana

    Note: While using ANY genealogical website or program...please be informed that ANY possible family connections are NOT valid until they can be verified with documentation. Scope of Project is To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree the goals being: 1) to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information 2) to clean up duplicates and ensure...

  • 23andme, FTDNA and Gedmatch

    This project is for Geni users who have their autosomal DNA tested at 23andme, FTDNA or elsewhere -: International Society of Genetic Genealogy logo FAMILY NAMES: Frankel - Hatte Rubenstein Blejer Gelsenius - Justin Swanström Gleason - Gleeson - Enrique Gleason-Aguiluz ,Esq Habsburg - harryhoppes@comcast.net , thomas.sacher@gmx.ch

  • Titanic - passengers from Croatia, Slovenia, Macedonia, Bosnia / putnici iz Hrvatske, Slovenije, Makedonije i Bosne

    Ship RMS Carpathia ship travelled regularly between Rijeka, Croatia (at that time known as ‘Fiume’, Austro-Hungarian Empire) and New York to transport immigrants seeking a new life in America. On the night of the 14-15th April 1912 the Titanic sent out SOS distress calls for help after colliding with an ice berg which the Carpathia, which was at that time travelling from New York ...

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  • Hrvatski sportske legende / Croatian sports legends

    Legende Športa /Sports Legends Nogomet / Soccer NK Hajduk Split Hajdukova stranica , momčadi Hajduka , Torcida Ante Dorić (1926-2011) Founder of Torcida Luka Kaliterna (1893-1984) Fabijan Kaliterna (1886-1952) Veljko Poduje (1907-1993) Šime Poduje (1905-1966)

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  • R-PH2047

    Sub Sub DF27 SNPR-P312/S116 > ZZ11 > DF27/S250 > ZZ12 > ZZ19 > Z31644 > Z37492 > PH2047

  • Predikanten in de familie

    WORK-in-PROGRESS--Collegae WELKOM —2013-aug-20-di-11:35+GMT-summer-time— Meewerken-aanvullen-corrigeren? Dat kan via profel-links, discussie-bijdragen & document-, URL- e/o foto verwijzingen of U volgt dit project gewoon eerst een poosje om te ontdekken of voorouders van U met deze voorzienigheid zijn gedoopt, in 'n echt verbonden e/o ter aarde besteld in onze contreien en o...

  • Jews of Pennsylvania

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Pennsylvania . By 1656 New Amsterdam Jews traded along the Delaware River on Pennsylvania's eastern border, and by 1681 several Jews probably settled in the southeastern area. While most of these Jews were of Spanish-Portuguese origin, during the 18th century many came from Central Europe. Isaac Miranda ' (d. 1732) of...

  • Kentucky in the US Civil War (CSA) 1861-1865

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

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  • Georgetown University

    University=Georgetown University is a private research university in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1789, it is the oldest Jesuit and Catholic university in the United States. Georgetown's main campus, located in Washington's Georgetown neighborhood, is noted for Healy Hall, a National Historic Landmark in the Romanesque revival style. Georgetown operates a law center on Capitol Hill and auxiliary...

  • New Brunswick, Canada

    This project is to explore the connections of various people and families who lived in New Brunswick, Canada

  • Eagle Scouts

    Eagle Scouts=Eagle Scout is the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouting program division of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Since it was first awarded to Arthur Rose Eldred on August 21, 1912, Eagle Scout has been earned by more than two million young men. The list below includes notable recipients. The title of Eagle Scout is held for life, thus giving rise to the phrase "Once an Eagle, a...

  • Army of Tennessee

    army was formed on November 20, 1862, when General Braxton Bragg renamed the former Army of Mississippi and was divided into two corps commanded by Polk and William J. Hardee. A third corps was formed from troops from the Department of East Tennessee and commanded by Edmund Kirby Smith; it was disbanded in early December after one of its two divisions was sent to Mississippi. The remaining divi...

  • Jamestown, Virginia - 1624 Census

    In June 1624, King James I assumed responsibilty for the colony of Virginia after he dissolved the Virginia Company of London. He ordered Virginia's leaders to make a record of the colony's inhabitants and their provisions. This census-known as the 1624/5 Muster-is the first comprehensive account of households in British North America. In addition, it is the only extant census for seventeenth-c...

  • Apotekare i Finland ~ Apteekkarit Suomessa ~ Pharmacists in Finland

    Projektets syfte är att samla kunskaper om apotekare och apotekares villkor genom tiderna i Finland. Den som är kunnig om villkoren för att bli apotekare är välkommen att här skriva lite om det. Och den som vet att någon person som finns inom Geni är apotekare är välkommen att koppla den personen till detta projekt. De f&...

  • 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 of Kozienice, Poland

    This project is dedicated to commemorating the once vibrant and influential Jewish community of Kozienice "Koznitz" in Poland. The goal of this project is to identify and catalogue all of the Jewish families that lived in Kozienice prior to the destruction of the Jewish community during World War II. From Wikipedia: Kozienice [kɔʑɛˈɲit͡sɛ] (Y...

  • Virginia House of Burgesses

    The Virginia House of Burgesses was the first legislative assembly of elected representatives in North America. The word "Burgess" means an elected or appointed official of a municipality, or the representative of a borough in the English House of Commons. The House was established by the Virginia Company, who created the body as part of an effort to encourage English craftsmen to settle in...

  • Nevada Legislature

    The Nevada Legislature is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Nevada. The Legislature is a bicameral body, consisting of the lower house Nevada Assembly, with 42 members, and the upper house Nevada Senate, with 21 members. All 63 members of the Legislature are elected from an equal amount of constituent districts across the state. The Legislature is the third smallest bicameral state leg...

  • Detroit, Michigan

    Goal and Scope of this Project This project is a description of the city of Detroit, its history and people that made it famous. The story of Detroit--and this project--starts from the first recorded mention of the site in 1670, when French missionaries found a stone idol venerated by the Indians there and destroyed it with an axe. Detroit on the map today. Toponymy How to Input Locat...

  • Jesus College, Cambridge

    [ ] Jesus College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England. The College's full name is The College of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Saint John the Evangelist and the glorious Virgin Saint Radegund, near Cambridge. Its common name comes from the name of its Chapel, Jesus Chapel. The college was established between 1496 and 1516, on the site of the twelfth-century Benedicti...

  • Christ Church College, Oxford University

    Christ Church College, University of Oxford St. Aldates, Oxford. Founded 1524 by King Henry VIII, Re-founded in 1546 Christ Church (Latin: Ædes Christi, the temple or house (ædēs) of Christ, and thus sometimes known as "The House") is a constituent college of the University of Oxford in England. The college is associated with Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, which ser...

  • Eesti lennundus - Estonian aviation

    Siia projekti on soov koondada kõik eesti lennundusega seotud isikud läbi kõikide ajajärkude: sealhulgas kõik lennutunnistusega lendurid (sõjaväelendurid, tsiviillendurid, harrastuslendurid, purilendurid), lennukikonstruktorid, lennukiehitajad, lennujuhid, lennuinstruktorid, stjuardessid, mehaanikud, lendude/lennuväljade abipersonal jne. ...

  • Todd's of Pennsylvania, Virginia and Kentucky

    Note: While using ANY genealogical website or program...please be informed that ANY possible family connections are NOT valid until they can be verified with documentation. Scope of Project is To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree the goals being: •1) to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information •2) to clean up dupli...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Daughters

    Appropriate Profiles This project is designed to link all proven DAR Daughters. It would be beneficial to potential Daughters and researchers to include the patriot's ancestor number somewhere in the "About Me" section of the daughter's profile along with their DAR member number. If you do not know the patriot's ancestor number, you can find it on this website . Famous Daughters Susan B...

  • American Revolution: Battle of Brandywine Creek (1777)

    Scope of Project This project will gather together in one place those soldiers, American, English or Hessian, who fought at the Battle of Brandywine, on September 11, 1777. Background The Battle of Brandywine , also known as the Battle of Brandywine Creek, was fought between the American army of Major General George Washington and the British-Hessian army of General Sir William Howe on Se...

  • Jewish Families of Jihlava (Iglau), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Jihlava (Iglau) in the Czech Republic. Mining town in western Moravia (near the Bohemian border) in today’s Czech Republic. Jews are first mentioned as residing in Jihlava (Ger., Iglau) in 1249. In 1345, Margrave Charles (later Emperor Charles IV) invited Jews to the town, where they enga...

  • Sweet Briar College

    CollegeThe college is on 3,250 acres (13,152,283 m2) donated by the founding family of Indiana Fletcher Williams. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.On March 3, 2015, the college announced that it would close at the end of the 2015 summer session.The school is named after the former plantation of Elijah Fletcher and his family. Fletcher w...

  • About Kentucky

    The best way to understand ancestors is to understand their geographical residence. This project provides information to facilitate such purpose. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Here are some helpful resources KYGENWEB Project (Online Kentucky Genealogy Resources) Kentucky Vital Statistics Records SURFKY Webster County KYGenWe...

  • Barry Family of South Africa

    About this project This project is designed to place all the Barry families in South Africa together to see under which progenitor they belong and to collect research information, discussions, and queries etc. There is also a Barry DNA project that can be found at www.familytreedna.com How to Participate If you have an ancestor who was a Barry Get yourself added as a collaborator Na...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1868

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

  • SCHAAP ❧ family ‧ genealogy

    SCHAAP ❧ family ‧ genealogy ALIAS in GENI SCHAAP SCHAEP SCHEP - IS DIT EEN ALIAS of andere achternaam, bijvoorbeeld Zeeuwsche zilversmeden SCHEP ...etc. aanvulling welkom! SCHAAP elders op het internet in WIEWASWIE.nl in FAMILYSEARCH.com in GENEANET.... in MyHERITAGE.com in GENEALOGIEonline.nl in diverse Famiie-Stamboom-Sites: ... graag toevoegen i...

  • Academy Award winners

    What is an Academy Award? An Academy Award is an award bestowed by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize excellence of professionals in the film industry, including directors, actors, and writers. The Oscar statuette is officially named the Academy Award of Merit and is one of nine types of Academy Awards. The formal ceremony at which the Awards of Meri...

  • 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...

  • National Medal of Arts

    National Medal of Arts The National Medal of Arts is an award and title created by the United States Congress in 1984, for the purpose of honoring artists and patrons of the arts. It is the highest honor conferred to an individual artist on behalf of the people. Honorees are selected by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and ceremoniously presented the award by the President of the ...

  • Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg

    Sachsenhausen or Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg was a Nazi concentration camp in Oranienburg, Germany, used primarily for political prisoners from 1936 to the end of the Third Reich in May, 1945. After World War II, when Oranienburg was in the Soviet Occupation Zone, the structure was used as an NKVD special camp until 1950 (See NKVD special camp Nr. 7). The remaining buildings and grounds are now...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1854

    1854 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1854 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...

  • Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk Decendants

    Finding and documenting all descendants of Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk

  • Minsk Ghetto גטו מינסק

    The Minsk Ghetto was created soon after the German invasion of the Soviet Union. It was one of the largest in Eastern Europe , and the largest in the German-occupied territory of the Soviet Union. It housed close to 100,000 Jews, most of whom perished in The Holocaust. The ghetto was created soon after the German invasion of the Soviet Union and capture of the city of Minsk, capital of the Be...

  • Jewish Families of Berdychiv

    Jewish families of Berdychiv and surrounding areas. Berdychiv (Ukrainian: Бердичів, Polish: Berdyczów, Russian: Берди́чев, translit. Berdichev) is a historic city in the Zhytomyr Oblast (province) of northern Ukraine. The list below consists of cities with Jewish populat...

  • Screen Actors Guild Award

    The Screen Actors Guild Award (also known as the SAG Award) is an accolade given by the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA) to recognize outstanding performances in film and primetime television. The statuette given, a nude male figure holding both a mask of comedy and a mask of tragedy, is called "The Actor". It is 16 inches (41 cm) tall, ...

  • Film producers

    producers=Film producers prepare and then supervise the making of a film before presenting the product to a financing entity or a film distributor. Either employed by a production company or independent, they help the creative people as well as the accounting personnel The average Hollywood film made in 2013 had just over 10 producer credits (3.2 producers, 4.4 executive producers, 1.2 co-produ...

  • Sigarenmakers in de familie

    Sigaren-makers in de familie NL : Sigaar from spanish: girar=draaien or Maya: silkar EN: Sigar-makers etc. TABAKS-INDUSTRIE in Nederland o.a. in Zierikzee - Beverwijk - Steenwijk - aanvulling welkom ! Nederlansche R.K. Tabaksbewerkersbond - Eindhoven Joh. KAREL - - hoofdbestuurder Joh. KOK - - hoofdbestuurder Sigarenmerken van Nederlandse oorsprong AGIO ‧ &#...

  • Stutthof

    KZ Stutthof was the first Nazi concentration camp built outside of 1937 German borders. Completed on September 2, 1939, it was located in a secluded, wet, and wooded area west of the small town of Sztutowo (German: Stutthof). The town is located in the former territory of the Free City of Danzig, 34 km east of Gdańsk, Poland . KZ Stutthof was the last camp liberated by the Allies, on...

  • Top 50 Greatest Screen Legends

    Top 50 Greatest Screen Legends The following list includes the top 50 greatest actors in the history of film, according to the American Film Institute. The American Film Institute defines an American screen legend as “an actor or a team of actors with a significant screen presence in American feature-length films whose screen debut occurred in or before 1950, or whose screen debut occu...

  • Bergen-Belsen

    Bergen-Belsen (or Belsen) was a Nazi concentration camp in Lower Saxony in northwestern Germany, southwest of the town of Bergen near Celle. Originally established as the prisoner of war camp Stalag XI-C, in 1943 it became a concentration camp on the orders of Heinrich Himmler, where Jewish hostages were held with the intention of exchanging them for German prisoners of war held overseas. L...

  • Van de Velde-family of Antwerp

    Henry Clemens van de Velde (Antwerp, 3 April 1863 – Zurich, 15 October 1957) was a Belgian painter, architect and interior designer. Together with Victor Horta and Paul Hankar he could be considered as one of the main founders and representatives of Art Nouveau in Belgium. Van de Velde spent the most important part of his career in Germany and had a decisive influence on German architect...

  • Great Aviators

    Aviator is a person who flies an aircraft. The first recorded use of the term (aviateur in French) was in 1887 , as a variation of 'aviation', from the Latin avis (meaning bird), coined in 1863 by G. de la Landelle in Aviation Ou Navigation Aérienne (Aviation or Air Navigation). The term aviatrix (aviatrice in French) is used for a female aviator. The term is often applied simply to pi...

  • Famous Cricketers

    Scope of Project Famous Cricketers from around the world. Books "100 Great Westindian Test Cricketers, " by Bridgette Lawrence with Reg Scarlett. Links Cricket Test cricket List of West Indies Test cricketers West Indies Cricket: A Select Bibliography of Resources List of West Indies women Test cricketers Women's Test cricket Cricket

  • Hemman och torp i Mörskom före 1740 - Tilat ja torpat Myrskylässä ennen 1740

    Första huvudboken för Mörskom börjar 1740. På basen av dop-, vigsel- och begravningsböcker samt mantalslängder kan emellertid många av hemmanens tidigare inbyggare och deras släktskapsband rekonstrueras. Ett problem är att dopboken för åren 1734-1756 har kommit i oordning och bladen föreligger inte i kr...

  • Keila kihelkond

    Keila khk induktsiooirevisjonid (kes peale Põhjasõda veel elus olid) : Iduktsiooirevisjon 1716 Hummula mõis Adrarevisjonid Keila kihelkonnas : adrarevisjon Hummala mõis 1686-1689 adrarevisjon Mõisaküla 1686-1689 Adrarevisjon 1726 Keila khk Hummala mõis Adrarevisjon 1732 Keila khk Lehola mõis Adrarevisjon 173...

  • Ratla küla Saaremaa Eesti

    Ratla village in Saaremaa, Estonia Деревня Ратла на остраве Сааремаа Küla Saaremaal mis on paljude inimeste südames. Arvatavasti on inimene elanud selle küla koha pe...

  • Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska

    Notables among the Alutiiq and Aleuts of Alaska. The Aleut (Unangax̂) and Alutiiq (Sugpiaq), are south and southwest Alaska, maritime peoples, both with similar cultures and spoken dialects from the same language family, although not mutually intelligible. They are also considered unrelated, although there has been a significant amount of marriages between the groups, resulting in some...

  • Gloucestershire - Famous People

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

  • Build our Family Tree

    Let us update our family tree with latest individual information, individual and family photographs and interesting information about our family members.

  • Irish Portal

    About the Irish Portal Portal for people who are interested in Irish genealogy. The aim of this portal is to make this a very useful tool for research, and a place to meet other people tracing their Irish ancestors What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area. Start your own r...

  • Descendants of Richard "Mayflower" Warren

    Scope of Project To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree for the Warren family, from earlier origins to near modern times. Warren co-signed the Mayflower Compact and was one of nineteen (among 41) signers who survived the Plymouth Colony|first winter. Overview from: Richard Warren (c. 1580–1628) was a passenger on the Mayflower (old "May Floure" ) in 16...

  • South Africa - The Dorsland Trek

    The Dorsland Trek (The Thirstland Trek) A project in its infancy - much of the following is a from Wiki - so input is desperately needed please! CJB The Dorsland Trek (Thirstland Trek) is the collective name of a series of northwards explorations undertaken by South African settlers in the second half of the 19th century in search of political independence. The participants, trekboere (migr...

  • Die Groot Trek / The Great Trek

    The Great Trek / Die Groot Trek - South Africa 1835 - 1845 The Boers Probe the Hinterland Thus was Great Trek born. In secret, 'Commissie (Commission) Treks were established to explore the areas to the north and report back to the Boers. One went west to what is now Namibia and returned with a disappointing report, the others that assessed the Zoutpansberg (Salt Pan Mountains) mountains (in...

  • Army of the Potomac (USA), US Civil War

    The Union Army of the Potomac fought in most of the Eastern Theater campaigns, primarily in (Eastern) Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. After the end of the war, it was disbanded on June 28, 1865, shortly following its participation in the Grand Review of the Armies. Famous Units Because of its proximity to the large cities of the North, such as Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New Y...

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  • Memoirists

    Please add your memory making ancestors to this project. Writing a life story is "the invention of me" - and an unreliable source for genealogists. "A memoir," says Gore Vidal, "is how one remembers one's own life, while an autobiography is history, requiring research, dates, facts double-checked. In a memoir it isn't the end of the world if your memory tricks you and your dates are off b...

  • Free Spirits

    A free spirit is one who is not restrained, as by convention or obligation; a nonconformist. During the Baroque era in France, there existed a freethinking circle of philosophers and intellectuals who were collectively known as libertinage érudit. Legendary Libertines -----------------------

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  • Jewish families from Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • United States Cabinet Members

    The United States Cabinet (usually referred to as the U.S. President's Cabinet or simplified as the Cabinet) is composed of the most senior appointed officers of the executive branch of the federal government of the United States. Its existence dates back to the first American President, George Washington, who appointed a Cabinet of four people (Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson; Secretary of...

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  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris Interments and Memorials

    Scope of project == This project identifies people interred in Notre Dame Cathedral Paris, as well as individuals memorialized there.=== References ===Under construction.

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Griffin, 1634

    Griffin left England Aug 1, 1634 with her master, ?, arriving in September 18, 1634, at Boston with about one hundred passengers and cattle for the plantations. Alphabetical roll: Bartholomew William (From London, bound for Ipswitch and Boston. Ref: Banks Mss. 36 pg 109) Bartholomew Mrs. Mary Haines William of Dunstable, Bedford, bound for Salem. Ref: Aspinwall 36 pg 1 Haines Richar...

  • World War II - Pearl Harbor - USS California

    USS California (BB-44), one of two Tennessee-class battleships completed shortly after World War I, was the fifth ship of the United States Navy named in honor of the 31st state. She was the last American Battleship built on the West Coast, and the only one to be a dreadnought type. She served in the Pacific her entire career, and for twenty years was the flagship of the Pacific Fleet. She was ...

  • FamilySearch.org

    []This Geni.com project is aimed to coordinate those who are users on both the Geni.com and FamilySearch.org Genealogical Social Networking services.We can include those profiles that have Smart Matched together those profiles on both internet services here.

  • Art Collectors

    Art collecting was common among the wealthy in the Ancient World in both Europe and East Asia, and in the Middle Ages, but developed in its modern form during the Renaissance and continues to the present day. This project is to showcase the showcasers. Please add your profiles: must be set to public. Project collaborators, please feel free to update the project page, add resources, documents,...

  • Stanford University

    Leland Stanford Junior University, or more commonly Stanford University, is a private research university in Stanford, California, and one of the world's most prestigious institutions, with the highest undergraduate selectivity and the top position in numerous surveys and measures in the United States. Stanford was founded in 1885 by Leland Stanford, former governor of and U.S. senator from C...

  • Cinematographers

    cinematographer or director of photography (sometimes shortened to DP or DOP) is the chief over the camera and lighting crews working on a film, television production or other live action piece and is responsible for achieving artistic and technical decisions related to the image. The study and practice of this field is referred to as cinematography. Some filmmakers say that the cinematographer...

  • The Weiss Family from Slovakia

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  • Loyal Land Company of Virginia 1749 - 1776

    Loyal Company of Virginia or Loyal Land Company was a land speculation company formed in Virginia in 1749 for the purpose of recruiting settlers to western Virginia. The company continued operations until May 15, 1776 when Virginia declared independence from Great Britain though litigation on behalf of and against the company continued until 1872. Formation On July 12, 1748 the Virginia C...

  • Jewish Families of Łagów

    This is a shell project for the town of Łagów (Kielce prior to Russian rule and Radom during Russian rule). Please add profiles and develop this description.50°47' N 21°05' E 44 miles S of Radom, 18 miles E of Kielce, 15 miles W of Opatów (Apt).

  • Croix de Guerre Recipients

    The Croix de Guerre (English translation: Cross of War) is a military decoration of France, first created in 1915. It consists of a square-cross medal on two crossed swords, hanging from a ribbon with various degree pins. The decoration was awarded during World War I, World War II and in other conflicts. The Croix de guerre was also commonly bestowed on foreign military forces allied to Franc...

  • Brown University

    Brown University Brown University is an American private Ivy League research university located in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Founded in 1764 prior to American independence from the British Empire as the College in the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations early in the reign of King George III (1760–1820), Brown is the third oldest institution of hig...

  • Somerset - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Somerset Image Right - John Pym Please add information about people of renown connected to Somerset, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in bold . To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the t...

  • Goochland County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Clarke County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Sheandoah County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site Sheandoah Valley Cultural Center and Museum This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

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