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Zambia and Zimbabwe - GENi projects overview

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  • Ernest John Morgan Whittaker (1883 - 1949)
    Ernest John Morgan Whittaker (AKA Jack) was born in Portsea, Hampshire. As a young lad, he worked at the "Rural District Council of Peterborough" in the UK. He then came to South Africa where he fought...

Zambia and Zimbabwe - Overview

(Northern and Southern Rhodesia)

The purpose of this project is to outline projects related to Zambia, Zimbabwe (and to a certain extent Malawi) - the former Rhodesia and Nyasaland.

Having them all listed in one place will easily establish if projects already exist or whether new projects are needed.

Please add any projects which have not been listed. //

Information Projects

Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) - Timeline

Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) – Genealogical Reference Centre.

Rhodesia/Zimbabwe - Found Records ...

A project where you can make a note of records that you come across for Rhodesian/Zimbabwean people which can in time link to individuals who as yet do not have established family trees on GENi.

Tribes and People of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe - Tribes and People overview - W.I.P


Rhodesian Settlers - Small Trees

This project lists small unconnected trees of people who settled in Rhodesia. The starting point for information has been Death Notices as found on the FamilySearch - see the two Zimbabwe links at the bottom of the page.

Rhodesia/Zimbabwe - Small Trees

This project lists small unconnected trees of people of Rhodesia/Zimbabwe. (Not Pioneers)

Pioneers and Early Settlers - Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi)

Pioneers of Rhodesia - Individuals

Northern Rhodesian (Zambian) Settlers and Pioneers

Rhodesia's Pioneer Women 1859 - 1896

Rhodesia Pioneers - Families from Zimbabwe Death Notices 1890-1900

The Meikle Brothers - Rhodesian Pioneers.

Early Rhodesian Settlers - after the Treks


Rhodesian Treks - Cover page

Edenburg Trek 1894

Henry-Steyn Trek 1895

Hulley and Cawood Trek

Kruger-Bekker Trek 1895

Martin Trek

Moolman - Webster Trek 1893

Moodie Trek to Rhodesia - 1892

Pioneer Treks to Rhodesia - Others

Du Plessis Trek I

Du Plessis Trek II

Mynhardt - Utrecht Trek 1894

Missionaries and Religious Groups

African Missionaries (South Africa, Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) and beyond.

Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) - Jewish Community


Early Settlers of Enkeldoorn - Main Page

Melsetter - Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)

Other Projects

Rhodesian Bush War - Grey's Scouts

Great Zimbabwe

Reference and Sources