Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • PPC - Palestine Pioneers Corps - החפרים הארצישראליים במלחה"ע ה-2

    1939-1945 ההתנדבות לצבא הבריטי - חפרים Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps (AMPC) מתנדבי היישוב בחיל החפרים או ״ פלוגות חפרים ״ היה כינויים של המתנדבים הארץ-שראלים, אשר התגייסו לכוחות הצבא הבריטי במסגרת התנדבות היישוב לצבא הבריטי במלחמת העולם השנייה, החל מספטמבר 1939 במהלך מלחמת איטליה-יוון צורפו לכוח המשלוח הבריטי ליוון כ-2,200 מתנדבים מהיישוב. מרביתם (כ-1500 איש) אורגנו במסגרת תשע פלוגות ח...

  • Župa Danilo Kraljice 1858.-1895.

    Podaci župe Danilo Kraljice, osnovane 1858, prema skeniranim stranicama crkvenih knjiga ( ), te manji dio podataka iz župe Mandalina. Podaci obuhvaćaju: Rođeni 1851-1858 (Mandalina) Rođeni 1858-1895 (Danilo) Vjenčani 1858-1877 (Danilo) Umrli 1858-1896 (Danilo) Naselja koja su obuhvaćena ovom župom su: Slivno (ukljućujući Perković koji se tek kasnije osamostalio kao naselje, a ...

  • 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...

  • 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 or exter...

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto - Ghetto Terezín - 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 countries....

  • 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 names, relationships and personal biographies. They all live on in our hearts and minds. ---We will Never Forget and wi...

  • TAG for Leanne for Australian Pioneers

    This project is a place for Leanne to put links to profiles that I have more information on (ie other children not noted in Geni) for me to come back to. Once a profile is updated on Geni I will remove it from the project.If there is a profile on here that you are interested in - send Leanne Minny a PM and I will try to do it next.

  • 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

  • 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 from Strážov (Drosau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Strážov (Drosau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. See Jewish Community of Strazov translated by Fred and Leon Deutsch The first historical mentioning of Jews in Strazov dates to 1405. This mentioning appears in the endowment documents of the sponsor and protector of the Strazov Church, the Knight Busek of Opalka. It is h...

  • Savo

    SavoSavo (ruotsiksi Savolax) on Suomen historiallinen maakunta Itä-Suomessa. Se sijaitsee Karjalan ja Hämeen välissä.Suur-Savo alkoi muotoutua noin 1400-luvulla, jolloin ensimmäinen Savon ja Lappeen vastainen raja vahvistettiin maaoikeuden tuomiolla. Keskiajalla savolaiset joutuivat useaan otteeseen puolustamaan maitaan. Lännessä vastassa olivat hämäläiset, itäraja taas oli samalla valtakunnan ...

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  • Kainuu

    Geni project for Kainuu area families.

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  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) PIETERSBURG Kamp/Camp

    Pietersburg People in this camp 6533 Pietersburg was the northernmost camp in the Transvaal system, isolated and difficult to service. Although Pietersburg itself was relatively open, the nearby Zoutpansberg was mountainous and forested, bordering on Mozambique. The town was only occupied by the British on 8 April 1901 and, initially, the people of this region were housed in Irene camp. I...

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  • Lodz Ghetto גטו לודז

    The Łódź Ghetto (German: Ghetto Litzmannstadt ) was the second-largest ghetto (after the Warsaw Ghetto) established for Jews and Roma in German-occupied Poland. Situated in the town of Łódź and originally intended as a temporary gathering point for Jews, the ghetto was transformed into a major industrial centre, providing much needed supplies for Nazi Germany and especially for the German Arm...

  • Imigrantes Neerlandeses ao Brasil / Dutch immigrants to Brazil

    Imigração neerlandesa no Brasil foi o movimento migratório ocorrido nos séculos XIX e XX de neerlandeses para várias regiões do Brasil. Apesar da imigração neerlandesa ter sido menos expressiva do que a de outros grupos de imigrantes, os imigrantes neerlandeses formaram cooperativas e empresas agrícolas em todas as regiões onde se estabeleceram colaborando assim com o desenvolvimento da economi...

  • 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 Alutii...

  • SmartCopy

    Tool for copying genealogical data into Geni. SmartCopy is a web browser extension that helps Geni users copy information and profiles from various sources into Geni. It also provides quick access to research links and HistoryLink tools. Download & install SmartCopy with this link! How to use SmartCopy (Video) Once you have successfully installed the browser extension, you should see an...

  • Holocaust in the Netherlands

    The Holocaust In 1939, there were some 140,000 Dutch Jews living in the Netherlands, among them some 25,000 German-Jewish refugees who had fled Germany in the 1930s. The Nazi occupation force put the number of (racially) Dutch Jews in 1941 at some 154,000. In the Nazi census, some 121,000 persons declared they were members of the (Ashkenazi) Dutch-Israelite community; 4,300 persons declared t...

  • Holocaust: "The Final Solution"

    This Project is dedicated as a Holocaust Master Project Index to the monstrous consortium of "The Final Solution death machine." Please add cherished profiles to the relevant concentration camp and ghetto sub-projects and not to this Master Holocaust Projects Directory . If no appropriate project exists, we will help create one. Please contact curators Hatte Blejer , Pam Karp , Malka Myse...

  • King Philip's War of 1675 - 1677

    King Philip's War, sometimes called the First Indian War, Metacom's War, Metacomet's War, or Metacom's Rebellion, was an armed conflict between Native American inhabitants of present-day New England and English colonists and their Native American allies in 1675–78. The war is named for the main leader of the Native American side, Metacomet, who had adopted the English name "King Philip" in hono...

  • Keski-Suomi, Pirkanmaa ja Häme

    Historiallinen Hämeen maakunta (Keski-Suomi, Pirkanmaa ja Häme) Häme (ruots. Tavastland) on ollut yhtäjaksoisesti asuttuna kivikaudelta lähtien. Rautakaudella ja keskiajalla maata viljelevä asutus keskittyi Kokemäenjoen vesistön alueelle ja Päijänteen eteläisille rannoille. Keski-Suomi oli lappalaisten ja hämäläisten eränkävijöiden erämaata, vaikka sielläkin on jälkiä myös varhaisesta maata v...

  • Pohjanmaa

    Historiallinen Pohjanmaan maakunta Pohjanmaa (ruots. Österbotten, kirjaimellisesti ”Itäpohja”, vrt. Ruotsissa Länsipohja, ruots. Västerbotten) on Suomen historiallinen maakunta. Pohjanmaa on pinta-alaltaan Suomen historiallisista maakunnista suurin. Pohjanmaa käsittää nykymaakunnista Etelä-Pohjanmaan valtaosan, kokonaisuudessaan Keski-Pohjanmaan, Kainuun, Pohjois-Pohjanmaan ja Pohjanmaan ...

  • Early Settlers of Woodstock, Connecticut

    Please add profiles representing the "founding families" of Woodstock. Profiles must be set to "public.". The resources collected on the media gallery are available for all - and please do contribute more. A Brief History of the Town of Woodstock, CT From The Town of Woodstock : In 1636, Thomas Hooker and his party may have passed by way of the Connecticut Path, going to settle what is no...

  • Ambassadors of the United States

    Ambassadors of the United States Ambassadors of the United States to individual nations of the world, to international organizations, to past nations, and ambassadors-at-large are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate. Jon Huntsman - China Gary Locke - China General Walter Bedell Smith - Soviet Union Thomas J. Watson Jr - Soviet Union

  • Jewish families from Písek, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Písek in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Písek is colloquially called "The Athens of the South",[citation needed] even though Athens is located much further south, because it has many high schools and schools of higher education, e.g. the Film School in Písek. Up to the last decades of 19th century Písek was a centre of the la...

  • "Coromandel" 1802 (Convict ship) (England to NSW, Australia)

    The Coromandel arrived at Portsmouth on 12 January 1802 and departed from Spithead in company with the Perseus bound for Port Jackson on 12 February 1802. She came direct, the first convict ship to do so, and arrived in Port Jackson on 13 June 1802. Sources Jen Willetts, Convict Ship Coromandel 1802 Only one prisoner died on the voyage out 138 Male convicts Ship Master Alexand...

  • Australian Pioneers

    This project is to compose a complete list of ships to Australia and their passengers. The red ships icon is reserved for the first three fleets that arrived in Australia projects. 1788 First Fleet HMS Sirius HMS Supply Alexander Charlotte Friendship Lady Penrhyn Prince of Wales

  • Irish and British Convicts

    Irish and British Convicts to Australia This is the umbrella project for convicts projects and profiles currently on Geni Between 1788 and 1868, approximately 165,000 convicts were transported to the various Australian penal colonies by the British government. During the 17th and 18th centuries the British government transported some of their criminals to the American colonies, but this p...

  • Sinologists - China Specialists

    Sinology is the academic study of China primarily through Chinese language, literature, and history, and often refers to Western scholarship. List of sinologists Australia Rafe de Crespigny , Geni Private (born 1936) Charles Patrick Fitzgerald (1902- 1992) Colin Mackerras (born 1939) Robert Henry Mathews (1877-1970) John Minford Robert Henry Mathews...

  • University of Chicago

    University of Chicago The University of Chicago ( U of C , UChicago , or simply Chicago ) is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. Founded by the American Baptist Education Society with a donation from oil magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, Sr. , the University of Chicago was incorporated in 1890; William Rainey Harper became the university's first president in ...

  • Battle of New Orleans

    Battle of New Orleans The Battle of New Orleans took place on January 8, 1815 and was the final major battle of the War of 1812. American forces, commanded by Major General Andrew Jackson, defeated an invading British Army intent on seizing New Orleans and the vast territory the United States had acquired with the Louisiana Purchase. The Treaty of Ghent had been signed on December 24, 181...

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  • War of 1812

    War of 1812 Project around those who fought in the American-Anglo War of 1812 . This project is on History Link If you add a profile and know any specific battles they served in, please feel free to create a project for that battle and link it to this page under the 'add a related project' section to the right. General description from wikipedia: "The War of 1812 was a military ...

  • Lüganuse kalmistu

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

  • Suomalaiset siirtolaiset - Finnish emigrants

    Yli miljoona suomalaista on muuttanut ulkomaille pysyvästi. Suurimmat siirtolaisuuden kohdemaat ovat Ruotsi, Yhdysvallat, Kanada ja Australia. Tämän projektin tarkoituksena on koota yhteen suomalaisten siirtolaisten profiilit Genissä. Olethan tarkkana, ettet lisää siirtolaisten jälkeläisiä projektiprofiileiksi – projekti on vain Suomesta lähteneiden profiileille. Over a million Finnish citize...

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  • Eminent Chinese of the Ch'ing Period (Hummel, ed.)

    Eminent Chinese of the Ch'ing Period is a monumental work of some 800 biographies, edited by Arthur W. Hummel Sr. and published in 1943 in two volumes by the Library of Congress of the United States. Contributors include Chao-ying Fang 房兆楹 , who is credited for all the long entries on the emperors Lien-che Tu Fang 房杜聯喆 George Kennedy Knight Biggerstaff John King Fairbank L. Carr...

  • Stolpersteine in Germany

    Stolpersteine in Germany This is a child project of Stolpersteine and is intended to house all the profiles of monuments placed in Germany. Stolpersteine (Stumbling Blocks) is a project of the artist Gunter Demnig . With appropriately placed plaques he wants to remind us of the fate of people who were persecuted, murdered, deported, expelled or driven to suicide during the Nazi period. ...

  • Lyhytikäiset rykmentit 1700 - 1809

    Tietoa Ennen isompia sotaretkiä Ruotsi perusti maakuntarykmenttien rinnalle lisärykmenttejä. Kun noin puolet miehistä oli kuollut, yhdistettiin kaksi rykmenttiä. Joskus tuhoa tuli niin nopeasti, että yhdistettiin kolme tai neljä rykmenttiä. Yhdistämisten jälkeen perustettiin taas uusia. Muutaman kerran, kuten Suuren Pohjan sodan päätteeksi, syntyi tilanne jossa Suomen kaikki sotakuntoiset m...

  • Leskikuningattaren henkirykmentti

    Leskikuningattaren henkirykmentti 1742 - 1808 Änkedrottningens livregemente Rykmentin toiminta- ja majoitusalueet Etelä-Ruotsi ja Suomi 1742 - 1753 Suomenlinna 1753 - 1808 Alussa nimi vaihteli komentajan mukaan . Hamiltonin rykmentti 1742-1759 Lillieswärdin rykmentti 1759-1761 von Liewenin rykmentti 1761-1762 Hamiltonin rykmentin koko miehistö, luettelo aakkosjärje...

  • Harvard University

    Harvard University Harvard University is an American private Ivy League research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, established in 1636 by the Massachusetts legislature. Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and the first corporation (officially The President and Fellows of Harvard College) chartered in the country. Harvard's h...

  • Cornell University

    Cornell University Cornell University ( /kɔrˈnɛl/ kor-NEL) is an American private Ivy League research university located in Ithaca, New York, United States. Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, 1st President of Cornell University , the university was intended to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoret...

  • University of California, Berkeley

    The University of California, Berkeley (also referred to as Berkeley, UC Berkeley, California or simply Cal) is a public research university located in Berkeley, California. It is the flagship campus of the University of California system, one of three parts in the state's public higher education plan, which also includes the California State University system and the California Community Col...

  • Introduksjon til Geni - norsk

    Norway Dette prosjektet har viktig informasjon for alle norske medlemmer av Geni! Prosjektet tar sikte på å forklare hvordan Geni fungerer, og være en veiledning til hvor man kan få hjelp. Om du nettopp er invitert til i prosjektet av en Kurator, er dette for å gjøre deg oppmerksom på denne informasjonen. Legg gjerne til andre brukere slik at informasjonen her når ut til flest mulig brukere s...

  • Izbica Ghetto

    The Izbica Ghetto was a Jewish ghetto created in Izbica in occupied Poland during World War II, serving as a transfer point for deportation of Jews from Poland, Germany, Austria and Czechoslovakia to Belzec and Sobibor extermination camp s. SS-Hauptsturmführer Kurt Engels was the commandant of the camp. In the camp, the Jews from Germany were differentiated from Polish Jews by the colour of t...

  • 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...

  • Doubell Genealogy of South Africa

    Research into the Doubell family of South Africa, descended from Michael George Doubell and Aletta Maria de Lange . We're looking for people to add their thoughts; research; frustrations :-) below: Starter Kit for How To Add Text to Projects Michael George Doubell : Born in 1799 Kent, England to Michael George & Maria Doubell .

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  • Varsinais-Suomi ja Satakunta

    Varsinais- Suomen ja Satakunnan monilla suvuilla on yhteyksiä keskenään. Varsinais-Suomi Varsinais-Suomi (ruotsiksi Egentliga Finland) on Suomen maakunta, joka sijaitsee Saaristomeren rannikolla ja saarissa. Maakunta koostuu Loimaan, Salon, Turun, Vakka-Suomen ja Turunmaan seutukunnista. Naapurimaakunnat ovat Ahvenanmaa lounaassa, Kanta-Häme ja Pirkanmaa koillisessa, Satakunta pohjoisessa s...

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  • Uusimaa ja Kymenlaakso

    Historiallinen Uudenmaan maakunta Uusimaa (ruots. Nyland) on Suomen maakunta, joka sijaitsee Suomenlahden rannikolla. Uudenmaan historiallinen maakunta käsittää laajemman alueen, joka jakautuu Uudenmaan ja (läntisen) Kymenlaakson nykymaakuntiin. Uudenmaan rannikko on ollut perinteisesti ruotsinkielistä seutua, sisämaassa on puhuttu suomen kielen hämäläis- ja lounaismurteita. Kielten alueell...

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  • 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 port town...

  • The Nation's Capitol: Washington D.C.( District of Columbia)

    This Project is for those who were born, lived and died in the Nation's Capital :Washington D.C.(District of Columbia) If the profile belongs in another project please place in appropriate project. Person of Contact : Chris L.Mathews

  • HNK HAJDUK

    13. veljače 1911. godine službeno osnovan klub odobrenjem Carskog namjesništva u Zadru, a na inicijativu četvorice Splićana, praških studenata, Fabijana Kaliterne , Vjekoslava Ivaniševića, Lucijana Stelle i Ivana Šakića uz pomoć Vladimira Šore i profesora Josipa Barača koji je klubu nadjenuo ime Hajduk, ime koje do dan danas ponosno nosi. Povijest kluba po desetljećima: 1911 – 1920 , 1921 – 1...

  • Gårdshistorie. Talvik og Alta i Finnmark, Norge.

    (The text is written in Norwegian). Dette prosjektet inneholder gårdshistorie for området Talvik prestegjeld og Alta prestegjeld i vest Finnmark, Norge. De forskjellige bondegårdene og boplassene med beboere og grunneiere er beskrevet. Nålevende personer er ikke tatt med i prosjektet. Prosjektet er laget for å brukes i forbindelse med slektsgransking. Det er behov for å skille ut personer m...

  • Persian Jewish Genealogy Portal

    Persian Jewish Projects on Geni Umbrella Project Judaism is among the oldest religions practiced in Iran and the Biblical Book of Esther contains references to the experiences of the Jews in Persia. Jews have had a continued presence in Iran since the time of Cyrus the Great of the Achaemenid Empire. Cyrus invaded Babylon and freed the Jews from Babylonian captivity. Today, it is esti...

  • Convicts, Naval Personnel and Free Settlers on the Third Fleet, Australia, 1791

    A project to collect and merge the profiles for any convict, naval personnel or free settler arrivals on the Third Fleet from England to Australia, 1791. Third Fleet From Wikipedia The Third Fleet consisted of 11 ships which set sail from United Kingdom in February, March and April 1791 bound for the Sydney penal settlement, with over 2000 convicts. The passengers consisted of convicts, m...

  • Knights/Knighthoods

    This project is a beginning introduction study of knights in genealogy. The mission is to help form a foundation of such membership and understanding of the family lines source for below: A knight is a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch or other political leader for service to the monarch or country, especially in a military capacity. Historically, in Europe, knightho...

  • British Army - Grenadier Guards

    Badges above from left Grenadier Guards Victorian Badge (Courtesy of British Military Badges ) ; Cigarette Card - Courtesy of cigcardpics - flickr - 44841559@N03; Grenadier Guards uniform - WIKI. Grenadier Guards British Army - Guards Division

  • Distinguished Service Order Recipients

    (Level 2 Gallantry Award) The D.S.O. was instituted by Royal Warrant on 6th September 1886. The D.S.O. was originally instituted as an award for officers of the British Army and Commonwealth Forces, usually at the rank of Major. It was, however, also awarded to officers at a rank above or below Major. The D.S.O. could be awarded for an act of meritorious or distinguished service in wartime ...

  • Royal Victorian Order

    Royal Victorian Order The Royal Victorian Order is given by The Queen to people who have served her or the Monarchy in a personal way. These may include officials of the Royal Household, family members or perhaps British Ambassadors who have helped organise a State Visit to a particular country. The Order was founded in April 1896 by Queen Victoria as a way of rewarding personal service t...

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  • Prominent Genealogists

    This project is to assemble prominent genealogists - the scholars who studied the descent of persons or families. It is organized by area of the world and historical period. Please add your ancestor or role model to the project (must be set to public). Collaborators, feel free to update the overview, particularly in indexing "notables." Sovereign Dynasties - Western Europe Rev. James An...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Offersøy, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad

  • 31st Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    The 31st Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry, nicknamed the "Dirty-First," was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Roster Colonels John A. Logan Lindorf Ozburn Edwin S. McCook

  • Illinois in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Illinois who served in the Union Army.

  • Union Army

    The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War , which lasted from 1861 to 1865. It consisted of the small United States Army, known as the regular army, which was augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by northern U.S. states, consisting of volunteers as well as conscripts. The Union Army fought and eventually defeated the Confederate States A...

  • Lesser Figures in the American Civil War

    A project for the lesser known figures (e.g., common soldiers, spies, people who helped free slaves, etc.) in the American Civil War. This can also include famous people who are not known for their service in this war. This war was fought by many, both in action and in the aid of the people's' spirit. So let us not forget all who fought this grandiose war. We include both people who sided with ...

  • American Civil War

    The American Civil War (1861–1865), also referred to as the War Between the States or simply the Civil War, was a civil war fought in the United States of America. In response to the election of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, 11 southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America ("the Confederacy"); the other 25...

  • Jämsän Hassin talot ja torpat

    Tämä projekti on aloitettu 15.4. ja se on vielä keskeneräinen. Talo ja torppaluettelo asukkaineen täydentyy vähitellen. Aluerajauksena on käytetty samaa Hassin koulupiiriin perustuvaa rajausta kuin Kimmo Jokisen kirjassa "Hassin Kyläkirja". Uudemmat talot ja henkilöt on jätetty pois. Tervetuloa mukaan asuttamaan Hassinkylää! Hassi on Jämsän eteläisin kylä joka rajoittuu etelän suunnalta Rii...

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

    This project is used to relate all units from Florida who served in the Confederate Army.

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  • The Battle of Olustee or Battle of Ocean Pond, February 20,1864

    This project is for those that fought at The Battle of Olustee or Battle of Ocean Pond, February 20,1864 . Battle of Olustee From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Battle of Olustee Part of the American Civil War OlusteeKAFL.jpg Battle of Olustee by Kurz and Allison Date February 20, 1864 Location Baker County, Florida 30°12′51.24″N 82°23′18.92″WCoordinates: 30°12′51.24″N 82°23′18.92″W Result Co...

  • Baker County, Florida

    Project for those who were born, lived or died in Baker County, Florida.

  • Olustee, Baker County,Florida

    This project is for those that were born , lived, and died in Olustee,Baker County, Florida.

  • Virginia counties, cities and towns

    This project is part of the Commonwealth of VIrginia Portal. Unitied States Area Communities Offical State Website Wikipedia This project is an umbrella project for all of the local jurisdictions within the Commonwealth of Virginia. The Commonwealth of Virginia was initially composed of only four shires. Each shire, and later each county was composed of one or more parishes be...

  • Jewish Families from Tiraspol, Moldova, Transnistria

    The city's name comes from the Greek name of the river Dniester Τυρας and ancient Greek. πολις - «city». The Treaty of Iassy [Jassy] was signed by both Russia and Ottoman Empire on December 27, 1791 after the end of Russo-Turkish War of 1787-1792. As a result of this agreement, Russia acquired the Ochakov region between the west bank of the river South Bug and the river Dniester. Dniester Riv...

  • Farmers, Growers and Sharecroppers

    Introduction A farmer (also called an agriculturer) is a person engaged in agriculture, raising living organisms for food or raw materials. The term usually applies to people who do some combination of raising field crops, orchards, vineyards, poultry, or other livestock. A farmer might own the farmed land or might work as a labourer on land owned by others, but in advanced economies, a farme...

  • Indiana in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Indiana who served in the Union Army. Indiana in the American Civil War on Wikipedia See also on the Internet: Civil War - Indiana : Indiana's role in the Civil War, including a Soldier Search and Indiana Regimental Histories. Civil War Regiment Recruitments by Indiana Counties : Placement of recruitment of Indiana's Civil War regiments an...

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  • Union Cavalry (U.S. Civil War)

    in the American Civil War was a branch of army service in a process of transition. It suffered from emerging technology threats, difficult logistics, and sometimes misguided or inept commanders. Nevertheless, it played important roles in many Civil War campaigns and earned its place alongside the infantry and artillery combat arms.The Union started the war with five Regular mounted regiments: t...

  • Y-DNA Geni Index

    This is an index of Y-DNA projects on geni.com. This list was last updated: Thu Apr 27 10:45:43 2017There are 1,650 Y-DNA projects on geni.com==Total Count of all Y-DNA Profiles: 483,861== The projects in this index are automatically created by geni.com when a user uploads y-dna test results to geni. Y-dna passes from a father to his sons. When you upload a y-dna test results to geni it first...

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  • mt-DNA Geni Index

    This is an index of mt-DNA projects on geni.com. This list was last updated: Thu Apr 27 10:45:25 2017There are 1,427 mt-DNA projects on geni.com==Total Count of all mt-DNA Profiles: 274,476== The projects in this index are automatically created by geni.com when a user uploads mt-dna test results to geni. Mitochondrial (or mt for short) dna passes from a mother to each of her sons and daughter...

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  • The Migration From Stange, Hedmark, Norway

    The municipality of Stange is situated on the east side of the lake Mjøsa. It borders the municipalities of Hamar on the north; Løten, Våler, and Åsnes to the east; Nord-Odal to the south; and Eidsvoll to the west. Stange consists of several areas that were previously distinct, including Vallset, Romedal, Espa, Åsbygda, Tangen, and Stange itself. The municipality can be roughly divided into two...

  • Pennsylvania with Counties, Towns and Communities Project .

    This project is for those from Pennsylvania and /or their respective Counties. Please go to following link for more information.

  • Doctors - Medical Practitioners

    Do you have medical practitioners in your family? Add profiles and trace the profession This project is to trace the medical profession in families. With the use of " History Link " and, profiles added here, you will be able to find, at a glance, how many in your family chose this career of healing. History Link History link is a project and application that allows you to see at a glanc...

  • Rabbis - רבנים

    Rabbis Geni Rabbis List Rabbis are Judaism's scholars, teachers, and religious leaders. Please add Geni profiles of those employed as rabbis to this occupation project. In addition, you may wish to add them to one of the related history oriented projects -- or start your own sub project. Please also list and add a bolded hyperlink to Geni profiles of rabbis considered especial...

  • Benjamin Nye - Nye Family of America

    The Benjamin Nye Homestead & Museum includes his home, the old grainger hall and mill site at Old Country Road, E. Sandwich, MA, USA 02537. Owned and maintained by the Nye Family of America Association, Inc. - www.nyefamily.org.No records exist of his birth in England, nor the ship he came to America in during the 1630's Great Migration.

  • 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 War Relie...

  • Convicts, Naval Personnel and Free Settlers on the Second Fleet, Australia, 1789

    A project to collect and merge the profiles for any convict, naval personnel or free settler arrivals on the Second Fleet from England to Australia, 1789. Second Fleet From Wikipedia The Second Fleet is the name of the second fleet of ships sent with settlers, convicts and supplies to colony at Sydney Cove in Port Jackson, Australia. The fleet comprised six ships: one Royal Navy escort, f...

  • Killomann

    Lõuna-Eesti 1 liin, kuhu kuuluvad nende järetulijad. Anna Alvine Jakobson Anna ja Richardi abielu nimevahetus Jaan

  • Jewish Families of Kolomea / Kolomyja, Ukraine

    Background Kolomea (or Kolomyya; Pol., Kołomyja; Ger., Kolomea, Colomea), city on the Prut River in Ukraine. Jews first settled in Kołomea, then part of Poland, at about the turn of the sixteenth century. Although many were murdered and the community was destroyed during the Khmel’nyts’kyi massacres of 1648–1649, the Jewish population quickly reestablished itself and numbered more than 1,000 ...

  • German Americans in the Civil War

    German-Americans in the American Civil War were the largest ethnic contingent to fight for the Union. More than 200,000 native Germans served in the Union Army, with New York and Ohio each providing ten divisions dominated by German-born men. German-American army units Approximately 516,000 (23.4% of all Union soldiers) were German Americans; about 216,000 of these were born in Germany. N...

  • New York in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from New York who served in the Union Army.

  • Pohjanmaan jalkaväkirykmentti sekä Kajaanin pataljoona

    Pohjanmaan jalkaväkirykmentti 1626 - 1809 Tietoa Pohjanmaan rykmentin PERINNEJOUKOT WIKIPEDIA Erinomaiset yksityiset sivut : mm. kaikki rykmentin sotilaat. Kajaanin pataljoona on lisätty loppuun 9. komppaniaksi, käsittäen myös itsenäisen maakomppanian ajan. Sodat ja taistelut Kolmikymmenvuotinen sota Skoonen sota Suuri Pohjan sota Hattujen sota Seitsenvuotinen sota...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Bermuda

    Aim and Scope To gather profiles of the men who were POWs in Bermuda and who have profiles on GENi, and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate and contribute... POW's Bermuda During the Anglo-Boer War (1899–1902), Bermuda received and housed a total of approximately 4,619 Boer prisoners of war, of whom 850 were under the age of 19. The youngest was ...

  • Mormon Battalion Project

    Add members of the Mormon Battalion to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. The Mormon Battalion was the only religiously based unit in United States military history serving from July 1846 to July 1847 during the Mexican-American War. The battalion was a volunteer unit of approximately 560 Latter-day Saints men led by Mormon company offic...

  • Yellow Fever

    Please add Geni profiles associated with the disease best known as "yellow fever" to this project. Collaborators, feel free to add sections to the overview. what it is Yellow fever, known historically as yellow jack, yellow plague, or bronze john, is an acute viral disease. The disease is caused by the yellow fever virus and is spread by the bite of the female mosquito. Yellow fever is kn...

  • Siege of Vicksburg, MS May 18 – July 4, 1863, US Civil War

    This project is about the Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi. The Siege of Vicksburg (May 18 – July 4, 1863) was the final major military action in the Vicksburg Campaign of the American Civil War. In a series of maneuvers, Union Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant and his Army of the Tennessee crossed the Mississippi River and drove the Confederate Army of Vicksburg led by Lt. Gen. John C. Pemberton i...

  • Gurs Internment Camp (France)

    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 ...

  • Memorial to European Rabbis that Perished in the Holocaust - זכרון לרבני אירופה שנספו בשואה

    Books and web sites about Rabbis that Perished in the Holocaust: Dr. Pnina Mysels wrote about Rabbis that perished in the Holocaust ( "רבנים שנספו בשואה "). The bibliography for that site More data about the Holocaust victims can be found in the Yad VaShem Data Base . Here I'd like to update , fix and add more data and photos from many other sources. - אדמו"רים שנספו בשואה, מנשה אונגר, ...

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  • Holocaust Survivors ניצולי השואה

    For us, forgetting was never an option. Remembering is a noble and necessary act. The call of memory, the call to memory, reaches us from the very dawn of history. No commandment figures so frequently, so insistently, in the Bible. It is incumbent upon us to remember the good we have received, and the evil we have suffered. Elie Wiesel Holocaust Sur...

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