Kia ora! Welcome to the Aotearoa New Zealand Portal.
This is the gateway for New Zealand users for resources and information to aid you in your search for your ancestors, and to promote cooperation in building the New Zealand shared family tree on geni.
For assistance with building your tree feel free to contact me: Jason Wills
New Zealand Projects on Geni
- 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - New Zealand: Fatalities
- 2012 London Olympics Medal Winners
- Jews in New Zealand
- New Zealand Cemeteries Index An index to pages on cemeteries in New Zealand.
- New Zealand Creative Artists Profiles for those involved in the creative arts in New Zealand including drama or theater, music, film, creative writing, graphic design, fashion design, photography and visual arts.
- New Zealand Criminals
- New Zealand Drownings
- New Zealand Missionaries
- New Zealand Murder Victims A memorial to the victims of murder in New Zealand.
- New Zealand Pioneer Families This project is aimed at documenting all of our early settler ancestors. It is also an index page to ships that arrived in New Zealand.
- New Zealand Suffrage For the profiles of people whose signature appears on the suffrage petitions presented to parliament.
- Notable New Zealanders If you are related to a famous New Zealander please add them to this project.
- Tangata Whenua o Aotearoa List of Maori iwi and their ancestors
- Treaty of Waitangi (1840) Profiles of those who signed or those who were associated with the signing of New Zealand's founding document.
- Loose Ends Have an ancestor born in New Zealand but dont know their parents? add them to this project for help
- Bay of Plenty
- Hawke's Bay
- West Coast
- New Zealand Musket Wars (1818-1840)
- The New Zealand Wars - 19th Century
- Royal New Zealand Fencibles (1847-1852)
- Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - New Zealand soldiers
- World War One: Armed Forces - New Zealand
- WW1 Roll of Honour - New Zealand
- Gallipoli Campaign
- World War Two (1939-1945): Armed Forces - New Zealand
- WW2 Roll of Honour - New Zealand
- 28th Maori Battalion
New Zealand Geneaolgy Links
- Historical Births Deaths and Marriages
- Shipping records
- New Zealand Society of Genealogists
- Cemetery Database
- Newspaper Archives
New Zealand Family Websites
- http://www.manueljose.org.nz/ Manuel Jose
- http://www.williams.gen.nz/index.html Williams missionaries
DNA Testing http://www.familytreedna.com
Top New Zealand Users on Geni
- Sandra Jacalyn Hayes 100,893 Profiles Added
- Selwyn Pearson Feary 64,213 Profiles Added
- Jason Scott Wills 48,613 Profiles Added
- Lynette Matulovich 17,086 Profiles Added
- Robin Forlonge Patterson 12,359 Profiles Added
- Glenys Rae Kirby 12,152 Profiles Added
- Aage Koed 10,777 Profiles Added
- Leonard Mark Namana 9,122 Profiles Added
- Donna Marie Wilson 7,033 Profiles Added
- Christopher Leonard Patterson 6,279 Profiles Added
- Penelope AA Holden 5,528 Profiles Added