Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Caicob

    Caicob family

  • Kainuu

    Geni project for Kainuu area families.

  • Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil

    Este projeto engloba imigrantes, colonos, banidos, deportados, exilados e expatriados vindos de Portugal ao Brasil. Imigração Portuguesa ao Brasil Este é o projeto principal que será redirecionado para outros subprojetos, conforme links relacionados à Lista de Concelhos abaixo. Veja as Orientações. Imigração portuguesa no Bras...

  • Jewish Genealogy Portal: A Guide to Jewish Projects and Resources on Geni

    On Geni you can access and collaborate on the most comprehensive Jewish family trees ever created. This Portal is a guide to significant Jewish genealogy umbrella or resource projects on Geni. After the Historical Projects overview, the Portal is organized primarily by geographic region, similar to the database structure at JewishGen . The Portal is meant to complement and reorganize the Jewish...

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  • Bełżyce Ghetto

    This project aims to collect all of the profiles of persons who were inmates of the Ghetto at Belzyce Ghetto near Lublin. The German army entered the town in mid-September 1939, and the Jewish population became subject to the persecution and terror carried out throughout Lublin Province. In February 1940 about 300 Jews from Stettin (then Germany) were deported to Belzyce. In February and March ...

  • Jewish Families from Suhl (Thüringen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Suhl (Thüringen), Germany. JewishGen-Suhl (Thüringen)

  • Merge Guide

    Merge Guide Step by step to merging duplicate profiles No profiles, please. This is a tutorial project. Translations welcome. Questions? Comments? Raise a discussion . last updated: June 2016 Terminology " link " is to a screen shot. There may be further comments & details on that document, and feel free to add to those comments. profile private profile ( What profiles are p...

  • Celebrity chefs

    Celebrity chefs are a kitchen chefs who have become famous and well known. Today celebrity chefs often become celebrities by presenting cookery advice and demonstrations via mass media, especially television. Several chefs have been credited with being the first celebrity chef, among them historically Bartolomeo Scappi and Marie-Antoine Carême. List of celebrity chefs Mario Batal...

  • Victims of the Nazi Holocaust - קרבנות הנאצים בשואה

    Victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust קרבנות הנאצים בשואה This project's mission is to list the names of the victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust to show that these victims are not just an anonymous mass, but were, and some still are, millions of human beings with ...

  • Buchenwald

    Buchenwald concentration camp was a German Nazi concentration camp established on the Ettersberg (Etter Mountain) near Weimar, Germany, in July 1937, one of the first and the largest of the concentration camps on German soil. Camp prisoners from all over Europe and Russia—Jews, non-Jewish Poles and Slovenes, religious and political prisoners, Roma and Sinti, Freemasons, Jehovah's Witne...

  • People Connected to Berkshire

    People Connected to Berkshire Historic County of England See also Berkshire - Main Page Berkshire - Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards Historic Buildings of Berkshire Berkshire Genealogical Resources The four visitations of Berkshire made and taken by Thomas Benolte, Clarnceuc, anno 1532; by William Harvey, Clarnceux, anno 1566; by Henry Chiting, Chester herald, an...

  • People Connected to Oxfordshire

    People Connected to Oxfordshire Historic County of England See Also Oxfordshire - Main Page Historic Buildings of Oxfordshire Oxfordshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Oxfordshire Genealogical Resources

  • Family/Familie du Plessis

    Jean Prieur du Plessis Stamvader/Progenitor (c.1638-1708) ∞ c 1688 - Madeleine Menanteau * c 1668 - † between 1694 - 1700 Children Charles Prieur du Plessis *1688 - † 18 Sep 1737 Jean Louis du Plessis *13 Feb 1691 Judith du Plessis *c 1694 ∞ 29 Aug 1700 at Amsterdam, The Netherlands Marie Buisset * c 1678 - † 1751

  • Americans in World War II

    Americans in World War II Many of our family members, from around the world, had served in this massive campaign. Whether they had served in Europe, Africa, Asia or the Pacific, they are all a part of history. The purpose of this group is to bring them all together in one place. Sources: Fields of Honor - Database - In this database, personal memorial pages can be found for the la...

  • Jewish Families from Wloszczowa, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Wloszczowa, Poland. Wloszczowa, Poland is located at 50°52' N 19°58' E, and is about 105 miles SSW of Warszawa, Poland and about 15 miles south of Przedborz, Poland. Wloszczowa is also know as Wloszczowa [Polish], Vlotsheve [Yiddish], Vloshchova [Russian], Vloshtchovi. Between World War I and World War I...

  • American Revolutionary War

    For DAR information, see Daughters of the American Revolution ‎. The American Revolutionary War (1775–1783) or American War of Independence began as a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and thirteen British colonies in North America, and concluded in a global war between several European great powers. The war was the culmination of the political American Revolution, wher...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Patriots

    A project for DAR members to meet each other, and for non-members to find ancestors that enable them to join. Use the related projects below to help focus your DAR research goals. Geni Project - DAR Patriots Geni Project - DAR Descendants Geni Project - DAR Daughters "The Daughters of the American Revolution is a charitable organization that requires members be women over 18 able to...

  • Find a Grave

    Find A Grave is a free online resource for finding the final resting place of family, friends, and famous individuals. With millions of names and photos, it is an invaluable tool for the genealogist and family history buff. Content and features Find A Grave memorials can contain rich content including photos, biographies and dates. Members can submit listings to the website and place reques...

  • Colonizing Virginia

    Colonizing Virginia is an umbrella project covering the colonial period of Virginia history. It will begin with the first Englishmen set foot on a tiny island called Jamestown in 1607 and end with the outbreak of the American Revolution.

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  • Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts

    The Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts is the oldest chartered military organization in North America and the third oldest chartered military organization in the world. While it was originally constituted as a citizen militia serving on active duty in defense of the northern British colonies, it has become, over the centuries primarily an honor guard and a social and cerem...

  • Norwegian Ancestry - information

    Project Norwegian Ancestry - information There are 5 million Norwegians living in Norway today (2012) and somewhere between 5 and 15 million Americans with Norwegian ancestry. Since most Norwegian-Americans do not speak Norwegian this project aims to explain Norwegian genealogy and practices relevant for genealogy and Geni.com in particular. We have a project "Introduksjon til Geni co...

  • People Connected to Buckinghamshire

    People Connected to Buckinghamshire Historic County of England See also Buckinghamshire - Main Page Buckinghamshire Genealogical Resources Historical Buckinghamshire Historic Buildings of Buckinghamshire Buckinghamshire Monumental Inscriptions Cemeteries and Graveyards

  • 1951 aastal Siberisse küüditatud

    Öösel vastu 1.aprilli 1951 viidi üle Eesti Jehoova tunnistajate peredes läbi haarangute seeria,mille käigus koondati Tartusse,raudtee Aardla piirkonda ja Võru raudteejaama senistel andmetel 281 inimest. Nad paigutati loomavagunitest koostatud rongi,mis õhtul Pihkva suunas liikuma hakkas. Pihkvas liideti rongile vagunid Läti,Leedu ja Kalini...

  • People Connected to Northumberland

    People Connected to Northumberland Historic County of England See also Northumberland Burials Northumberland - Main Page Northumberland Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Northumberland Northumberland Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

  • Historical Northumberland

    Historical Northumberland History of the County of Northumberland - England Please join the project and add information if you can. Contributions welcome - but please do not copy and paste Wiki!! The purpose of this project is to give a historical background to Northumberland, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance linked to the county and to add links...

  • Jewish Families from Przedborz, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Przedborz, Poland. Przedbórz, Poland is located at 51°05' N 19°53' E, and is 94 miles SSW of Warszawa, Poland. Przedborz is also know as Przedbórz [Polish], Pshedbozsh [Yiddish], Pshedbuzh [Russian], Pshedbosh, Preshedborz, Pshedbozh, Pshedburz. Between World War I and World War II Przedborz ...

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto - גטו טרזיינשטאט-טרזין

    This project aims to collect all of the profiles of persons who were inmates of the concentration camp Theresienstadt also referred to as Theresienstadt Ghetto located in what is now the Czech Republic. Overcrowding and disease During WWII, the ghetto Terezín (Theresienstadt) was one of the major sites of suffering and death for the Jews of the Bohemian Lands and several European cou...

  • Surrey - Famous People

    Surrey - Famous People Surrey has many notable people associated with it. Listed Alphabetically by surname- The following people of renown were either born or lived in Surrey or are strongly associated with Surrey Getting Involved Feel free to follow, request to collaborate To join the project use the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni's Projec...

  • People Connected to Northamptonshire

    People Connected to Northamptonshire Historic County of England See also Northamptonshire Main Page Northamptonshire Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Northamptonshire Northamptonshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

  • Powerful Women in a Men's World

    I keep coming across semi-invisible (by which, I suppose I mean to HIStory ;-)) women, who quite obviously wield power or change their society behind the scenes of (& often by manipulating) the males whose stories are told, and I can't find a good project to attach them to - in order to give them a trace on Geni. There are lots of projects for great women, who do impressive things (especially...

  • Reich Refugees during Holocaust 1933-1945

    The idea of this project is to include "all" refugees from the Holocaust who managed to emigrate from Europe to safe countries, and to connect these immigrants to their families in Europe. Holocaust & Reich Refugees & Emigrés 1933-1945 List of Project Profiles Nazi Regime GenocideTimeline , Interactive Timeline The German Nazi persecution started with the Nazi boycott of Jewi...

  • Jewish families from Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Česká Lípa [Cz], Böhmisch-Leipa [Ger], Laypen [Yid], Czeska Lipa [Pol], Lipa Yiddish: לײַפּע 42 miles N of Praha (Prague), 23 miles WSW of Liberec, in N Bohemia. In ...

  • People Connected to Essex

    People Connected to Essex Historical County of England See also Essex Main Page Essex Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Essex Essex Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

  • Essex - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Essex Image Right - Sir Nicholas Conyngham Tindal Please add information about people of renown connected to County Durham, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in bold . Please add information about people of renown connected to Essex, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their ...

  • 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

  • People Connected to Rutland

    People Connected to Rutland Historic County of England See also Rutland - Main Page Rutland Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Rutland now East Midlands Rutland Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

  • People Connected to Derbyshire

    People Connected to Derbyshire Historic County of England See also Derbyshire - Main Page Derbyshire Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Derbyshire Derbyshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

  • Screenwriters

    Screenwriters Definitions Screenwriter : A person who writes a screenplay. Screenplay : The script of a film, including acting instructions and scene directions In the broader sense a screenplay writer, screenwriter for short, also scriptwriter or scenarist, is a writer who practices the craft of screenwriting, writing screenplays on which mass media such as films, television programs, ...

  • British Writers: Q - S

    British Writers: Q - S This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • Authors of Great Literature

    Authors of great literature that teaches, elevates, inspires and ennobles mankind. Authors - alphabetical index, wikisource This project is on History Link Selected authors by activity period: BCE Homer, Ὅμηρος Homēros (8th Century BCE ) Author of the Iliad and the Odyssey ; revered as the greatest an...

  • Historical Leicestershire

    Historical Leicestershire History of the County of Leicestershire - England Please join the project and add information if you can. Please add to and improve this project of you wish to be involved

  • Playwrights

    Playwrights A playwright , also known as a dramatist , is a person who writes dramatic literature or drama. These works may be written specifically to be performed by actors, or they may be closet dramas - simple literary works - written using dramatic forms, but not meant for performance. The earliest playwrights in Western literature with surviving works are the Ancient Greeks. These ea...

  • Leesi kalmistu

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

  • Curator profile exchange

    Fellow curators, please use this project to deposit any Master Profiles (MP) you no longer wish to curate. When assuming curatorship of profiles, please do so with in intention of maintaining and improving them. Thank you. Please be sure to remove profiles from the project when you assume curating responsibilities. Curators, please add your interest areas! Please, let me know if you wan...

  • British Writers: D - G

    British Writers: D - G This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • 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...

  • Hungarian Coffee Corner

    Kávéház (magyar=Hungarian Coffee=Kávé,Kávéház Corner=sarok) " Hey, what's this coffee corner project all about?" - "Mi ez a Hungarian Coffee Corner Project? Mit tudnek en hozni ehez?" Coffee is a place where we can have a chat... or more. About anything. It would be nice if you and others would exchange thoughts there too. Pref...

  • People Connected to Surrey

    People Connected to Surrey Historic County of England See also Surrey - Main Page Historic Buildings of Surrey Surrey Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards Surrey Genealogical Resources - to come The Visitations of the County of Surrey . Made and Taken in the Years 1530 by Thomas Benolte ...

  • Attorneys to Judges - the American Legal System

    'The justice system in the United States is one of the most unique in the world. It consists of two separate levels of courts, state and federal, that can peacefully co-exist under the concept of federalism . The type of court that a case is tried in depends on the law, state or federal, that was allegedly violated. Most of the laws that govern our day-to-day living are state laws; violations o...

  • The Migration From Øyer (Øier), Oppland, Norway

    Øyer is a municipality in Oppland County (Fylke), Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Gudbrandsdal and is located in the Sørdalen portion of the Gudbrandsdalen Valley. The river of Gudbrandsdalslågen (Lågen) flows through the valley. The Gudbrandsdalen Valley is mentioned extensively in the Heimskringla (Chronicle of the Kings of Norway) by Snorri Sturlus...

  • German Jewish Families Named Knoblauch (Knobloch, Knoblock, Knoblaugh)

    This is a project for members of the German Jewish Knoblauch family, and their descendants regardless of religion. Common spellings and variations of this surname are Knoblauch, Knobloch, Knoblock, and Knoblaugh, among others. Knoblauch is the German word for garlic. Some descendants of this family took the surname Garlick or Garlic, which some then later Anglicized to Garland and other similar...

  • Notable Americans of Dutch descent

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

  • University of Redlands

    University of Redlands is a private liberal arts university located in Redlands, California, United States. The university's main campus is situated on 160 acres (65 ha) near downtown Redlands. Founded in 1907 as a Baptist institution, the school is now independent and ended compulsory religious services in 1972, although it maintains an informal relationship with the group American Baptist Chu...

  • South Dakota State University

    Dakota State University is a public research university located in Brookings, South Dakota. It is the state's largest and second oldest university. A land-grant university and sun grant university, founded under the provisions of the 1862 Morrill Act, SDSU offers programs of study required by, or harmonious to, this Act. In step with this land-grant heritage and mission, SDSU has a special focu...

  • Sędziszów Małopolski

    Distinguish from the smaller city of Sędziszów , 35 miles N of Kraków, 31 miles SW of Kielce (Kieltz), 6 miles NW of Wodzisław. 50°04' N 21°42' E 154 mi SSE of Warszawa This project is under the umbrella Jewish Communities of Poland. Tomasz Kocur Malec is working on restoring the Jewish Cemetery . Stanley Kreinik writes 28 July 2016: "Saturday A...

  • People Connected to Herefordshire

    People Connected to Herefordshire Historical County of England See also Herefordshire Main Page Herefordshire - Monumental Inscriptions an Graveyards Herefordshire Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Herefordshire

  • Righteous Among The Nations of "The Netherlands" Group rest

    ⌘ is the link related to the Rescue Story in Yad Vashem of the familys Righteous Family Rescued Persons E Ebbens, Berend & Trientje Ebbers, Arend & Harmina Veldhuis Eck van, Hubert J. & Tine Brolsma Eck van, Johannes Abraham & Bertha Knoppers Eckart, Geertruida; son Karel & Elisabeth Ede van, Jan & Everdina M. Hendriks Eeghen van Henri & Marguerite Eekeres van Wille...

  • Irish Americans

    Irish Americans Irish Americans are one of America's biggest ethnic groups. In fact, nearly 40 million people said they have some Irish ancestry on the 2008 U.S. Census. That's about 12 percent of the population of the United States. Many Irish people came to America during the years of the Irish Potato Famine, or the Great Famine, as it was called. A disease destroyed Ireland's potato crop, ...

  • Jewish Heritage: Kherson and surroundings

    Kherson, KakhovkaBerislav

  • Zamagias/Aquilo Family Tree

    Building the Family Tree of Stephen Michael Zamagias and Norma Jean (Aquilo) Zamagias

  • Centenarians

    Centenarians 100 ~ hundred ~ C ~ hundert ~ Jahrigen~Centenaires~Signerad EN : Until recently, living to 100 was considered a rare phenomenon. Within the past few years, however, with several hundred people reaching the century mark each month, scientists and laypeople alike are beginning to look upon these oldest of the old as beacons guiding us to a new, longer lived age. DE : Bis vor ...

  • Stars on Broadway (NYC)

    It´s all about THE SHOW BIZ on BROADWAY! A Place to collect, collaborate and research the family lines of the Actors, Actresses, Vocalists, Musicians, Dancers, etc. (even most notables, such as, Great Composers/Playwrights, Theater Owners, exceptional- Costumers, Stylists, Stage Builders and Special Friends and Supporter of Art on Broadway). Resources ibdb provides records of pro...

  • American stage actors

    For stage actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American stage actors are actors from the United States who perform on stage. External links Wikipedia.org - American stage actors Records of the New York stage, from 1750 to 1860

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  • Film directors

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify notable film directors. Overview A film director is a person who directs the actors and crew in the making of a film. They control a film's artistic and dramatic aspects, while guiding the technical crew and actors. Responsibilities Film directors are responsible for overseeing creative aspects of a film under the film producer. They ofte...

  • Law & Order: Guest Stars Unit

    In the "Law & Order" franchises, the characters are represented by two separate yet equally important groups: the stars, who play the regular characters; and the guest stars, who show up occasionally to win Emmys. These are their profiles. This project is for celebrities who have guest-starred on any of the Law & Order television franchises: Law & Order (September 13, 1990 - May 24, 2010)...

  • American television actors

    For television actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American television actors are actors from the United States who perform on television. Television is one of the major mass media of the United States. Ninety-nine percent of American households have at least one television and the majority of households have more than one. As a whole, the television networ...

  • American film actors

    For film actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American film actors are actors from the United States who perform on film. The cinema of the United States, often generally referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on cinema across the world since the early 20th century. Its history is sometimes separated into four main periods: the silent film era...

  • Väliseestlased / Estonians abroad / Utlandsester / Esten im Ausland

    See projekt on mõedud nendele kellel on sugulased välismaal või on elanud välismaal. Ka nendele kes üldse ei ole olnud Eestis ja on sugulased siin. Kõik kogemused ja sündmused on huvitavad. Keel ei pruugi olla eesti keel. This project is intended for those who have relatives abroad or has lived abroad. Also, for those who have not been in E...

  • Lord Mayors of London

    Overview and Scope of Project The goal of this project is to bring all the Lord Mayors of London at one meeting place. wikipedia: wikipedia: Note: the position of Lord Mayor of London is NOT the same as Mayor of London The incumbent Lord Mayor of London is Michael Bear The incumbent Mayor of London is Boris Johnson - Wikipedia Boris Johnson is a Mayor of London and NOT a Lord ...

  • Jewish Families from Budapest, Hungary - משפחות יהודי בודפשט, הונגריה

    During the nineteenth century, the Central European legislation that restricted Jewish settlement, land ownership and education was relaxed and this gave greater freedom for more Jewish families to relocate to major cities and trade. Many were attracted to Budapest where they joined an existing Jewish community, established successful businesses, and thereby made significant contributions to th...

  • Zamość Ghetto

    In 1941, prior to the invasion of the Soviet Union, the Bauleitung der Luftwaffe began to build airfields at Mokre and Labunie, near Zamosc. Jewish work camps were also established in these villages. A group of Jews from the ghetto worked in these camps, which survived the liquidation of the ghetto itself. The number of Jewish workers there was enlarged in 1942. Several dozens of the Czech Jews...

  • Jewish Families of Tábor, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to document the Jewish families of Tábor (Tabor, Bohemia, Czech Republic) Jewish history: [ ]

  • Tallinna Pärnamäe kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tallinna Pärnamäe kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Pärnamäe kalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis Maetu otsing Find A Grave andmebaasis -------------------...

  • BROOKS van Suid-Afrika / BROOKS of South Africa

    Hierdie projek stel ten doel om 'n platform te skep vir die genealoë wat navorsing doen en persone wat belangstel in die BROOKS families van Suid-Afrika om met mekaar te kan kommunikeer. This project aims to provide a platform for those genealogists and interested parties who are researching the BROOKS families of South Africa to be able to communicate with each other. Bekende Stamva...

  • Ripubyn (Riipilän) maatilat.

    Tapola John Paul Söderberg

  • Dachau Concentration Camp - מחנה הריכוז דכאו

    Dachau concentration camp was the first Nazi concentration camp opened in Germany, located on the grounds of an abandoned munitions factory near the medieval town of Dachau, about 16 km (9.9 mi) northwest of Munich in the state of Bavaria, which is located in southern Germany. Opened 22 March 1933 (51 days after Hitler took power), it was the first regular concentration camp established by th...

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  • Auschwitz Concentration Camp - מחנה ההשמדה אושוויץ

    Auschwitz concentration camp (German: Konzentrationslager Auschwitz) was a network of concentration and extermination camps built and operated by the Third Reich in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during World War II. It was the largest of the German concentration camps, consisting of-: Auschwitz I (the Stammlager or base camp); Auschwitz II–Birkenau (the Vernichtungslager o...

  • Viitasaari-projekti

    Tähän projektiin on tarkoitus koota Viitasaarelais-lähtöisiä sukuja. Viitasaarelaislähtöisten sukupuu: •PERIAATE: Puu koostuu yli 100 v. vanhoista tiedoista (runko) ja uudemmista tiedoista. Elävät ihmiset eivät näy Internetissä ohjelman ulkopuolelle, ellei itse sitä halua - mutta runko n�...

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  • Warsaw Ghetto גטו ורשה

    The Warsaw Ghetto was the largest ghetto in all of Nazi occupied Europe, with over 400,000 Jews crammed into an area of 1.3 square miles (3.4 km2), or 7.2 persons per room.From there, about 254,000 Ghetto residents were sent to Treblinka extermination camp during the two months of summer 1942. The sheer death-toll among the Jewish inhabitants of the Ghetto during the Großaktion ...

  • Jinshi degree through the ages

    The degree originated in 605 CE (Sui Dynasty), and has evolved to be the sole stepping stone into the higher echelon of the civil service by the time of the Ming and the Qing. The Ming and Qing Jinshi are well documented; while the earlier ones are largely incomplete. In many cases, the only definitive year known about a Tang poet is the year he obtained his Jinshi degree. Family genealogies of...

  • Simuna kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Simuna kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis Simuna kalmistu koduleht Kõikide Väike-Maarja kalmistute koduleht ------------------------------------------------...

  • Lublin Ghetto גטו לובלין

    The Lublin Ghetto was a World War II ghetto created by Nazi Germany in the city of Lublin in occupied Poland, on the Nazi-administered territory of the General Government. Its inhabitants were mostly Polish Jews, although a number of Roma were also present. The Lublin Ghetto, set up in March 1941, was one of the first Nazi-era ghettos in occupied Poland to be "liquidated". In November 1942 ar...

  • Americans in World War I

    In memory of those who served in World War I. Links and other resources Last Known WWI Vet Dead at 110 , Florence Green served as a mess steward in the Women's Royal Air Force. Welsh history of World War One to go online Rainbow Division Roster Interesting Americans with WW1 Connections Alice Bright, Lady Lowther , was the joint hon. secretary of the American Women’s Wa...

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  • South African Slaves

    Slavery at the Cape 1658-1834 The Slaves played an integral part in the evolution of the Cape's people. Slaves outnumbered burghers in the Cape Colony for most of the eighteenth century. Their Genes contributed to the physical evolvement of the population, and also brought diverse cultures, cuisine and traditions from their widespread countries of origin. They contributed enormously to all de...

  • Karjala / Karelen / Karelia

    Karjala (Finnish) / Karelen (Swedish) / Karelia (English) Karelia can generally be defined as the region of land between the Baltic Sea and White Sea settled by the Karelian ethnic group approximately 8,000 years ago. The region has been culturally divided since the 13th century into two halves, Western Karelia (also known as Swedish Karelia or Finnish Karelia) and Eastern Karelia (also known...

  • Eesti metsavennad

    Metsavennad olid mehed ja naised, kes aastatel 1940-1941 ja alates 1944. aasta septembrist, mil Eesti oli okupeeritud nõukogude võimu poolt, sõdisid relvastatult okupatsioonivõimu vastu. Metsavendade võitluse eesmärk oli kaitsta oma perekondi ja iseennast võõrvõimu vägivalla vastu. Nad lootsid taastada Eesti iseseisvuse. Me...

  • Jewish Families of Kraków (Poland) - קהילת יהודי קראקוב

    Krakow was one of the largest Jewish centers in Poland/Galicia. Founded before the end of the first millennium, the city of Krakow (Cracow), located today in southern Poland, served as the seat of the Piast Dynasty and eventually as the capital of the Polish Kingdom until the early 17th century. After the third partition of Poland in 1795, Krakow became the seat of Galicia province in the Aus...

  • Italian Coffee Corner

    Italian Coffee at the Corner of Caffè Angelico‥? …in a cup of English tea...? EN : Please drink like the ancient people of Rome, Naples or Venice and speak the languages your parents teached you and convince your neighbours they should try another taste.... of wine perhaps ! ROMA Dutch & Flemish in ROME Nederlandse Ambassade in Rome-IT 't KOFSCHIP ...

  • Children of the Holocaust - ילדים קרבנות השואה

    This project is in memory of the 1.5 million precious innocent young souls martyred in the Shoah. Children of the Holocaust Kindertransport 1938 - 1940 Biographies and Stories Memorial to Children of the Holocaust Anne Frank Nazis’ Aryan ‘Poster Child’ Was Actually Jewish Photo of the Little Girl in Red Coat

  • Sobibor Extermination Camp - מחנה ההשמדה סוביבור

    Sobibor was a Nazi German extermination camp located on the outskirts of the town of Sobibór, Lublin Voivodeship of occupied Poland as part of Operation Reinhard; the official German name was SS-Sonderkommando Sobibor. Jews from Poland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Czechoslovakia, as well as Soviet prisoners of war (POWs) (many of them Jewish), were transported to Sobibor by r...

  • Randvere kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Randvere kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Randvere Peetri kirik on ehitatud aastatel 1848-1852, kalmistu rajatud aastal 1803. EELK Randvere kogudus tegutseb iseseisvana aastast 1923. Randvere kalmistu Ma...

  • Cristãos Novos na formação do povo brasileiro

    Brasil foi descoberto em pleno período da Inquisição que em nosso país durou mais de três séculos. Os cristãos-novos integraram-se bem à sociedade local: conviviam com cristãos-velhos portugueses e com eles compartilhavam novas experiências, frequentavam igrejas, realizavam negócios e casavam-se entre si. Na pr...

  • Inquisição Portuguesa (Portuguese Inquisition)

    O termo Inquisição refere-se a várias instituições dedicadas à supressão da heresia no seio da Igreja Católica. A Inquisição foi criada inicialmente para combater o sincretismo entre alguns grupos religiosos, que praticavam a adoração de plantas e animais e utilizavam mancias. A Inquisição medieval...

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  • Namesakes

    Namesakes Places, organizations and things named after people. Who is your city or town, village or tribe named after? Or how about the company you work for, or the consumer product that you just bought at the store get its name? Have you ever wondered where a scientific discovery got its name? We often name our cities, towns, rivers, mountain rangers, airports, and universities after a pro...

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