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  • American Teachers

    Please add profiles of your teaching ancestors -- anyone from famous professors to Sunday school teachers, and everyone in between. Collaborators: please update the project page, add resources, images, documents, and invite others to join. At right: A perfect example of the classic American one-room schoolhouse, as seen in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky. Notables Many people fam...

  • Geni Special Collections

    Geni Special Collections No profiles please. This project is an index of projects to be designated as a "Geni Special Collection." Project collaborators, please add proposed projects to the list, and use the "related project" tool to associate the project with this umbrella. We will be developing a mechanism to formally nominate and vote on projects to receive a "Geni SC" visual marker....

  • People Connected to Yorkshire

    People Connected to Yorkshire Historic County of England See also Yorkshire - Main Page Yorkshire Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Yorkshire Yorkshire - Genealogical Resources

  • Harrison County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West 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

  • Old colonists at the banquet given by Mr. E. Solomon on December 28, 1871 - South Australia

    OLD COLONISTS. - Mr. T. R. Bowman recently presented to the Board of Governors of the Public Library, Museum, and Art Gallery of South Australia two framed groups of photographs of South Australian old colonists. One is of men and the other of women, and both collections were made by Mr. H. Jones , who is still alive (1910). Emanuel Soloman , host of banquet ...

  • Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West 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

  • Taylor County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West 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

  • 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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  • Ironworkers

    This is an umbrella project for the people associated with one of the first industries: iron . Iron working. This is an international project for any historical period. Collaborators, please feel free to edit this front page; add documents, profiles and images; and develop the themes discovered by starting related (perhaps more detailed) projects. For example: Braintree Iron Works (1643) ...

  • Jewish Families from Slutsk, Belarus

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Slutsk, Belarus, known as Slutsk [Bel, Rus], Słuck [Pol], Slutzk [Yid], Słucak, Sluzk. JewishGen -- Slutsk

  • Chinese Literati: Early Medieval

    All the biographies are drawn from Knechtges, David R. and Chang, Taiping, eds. Ancient and Early Medieval Chinese Literature , A Reference Guide. Leiden: Brill, 2014 consisting of mostly literary figures from the Han to the Sui Dynasty. During this "Early Medieval" period, traditionally the Six Dynasties (Wei, Jin, Song, Qi, Liang, Chen), almost all literati (men of letter) came from t...

  • 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...

  • Archival Sourced Profiles in South Africa

    The project is currently under construction as an umbrella project for the different archives in South Africa. Please be patient while we are working on it. This umbrella project is temporarely to park you sources/profiles When researching we often find we need to leave behind some individuals that just simply "do not fit" in the tree yet. Please consider creating a profile and parking th...

  • Post - 1820 British Settlers in South Africa

    Post - 1820 British Settlers in South Africa Settlers to South Africa after the sponsored settlement program of 1820. 1820 - 1830 Main References: Settler Correspondence 1820 - 1829 Data Sheets - eGGSA The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no p...

  • South African female Progenitors /Stammoeders

    South African Progenitors - Matriarchs/Stammoeders The object of this project is to examine the subject of Stammoeders, Matriarchs & Female Progenitors and define how we will use the terms on the South African Geni profiles for the immigrants who arrive in SA and started families. (See South African Progenitors - Stamvaders for Males). This is not as straight forward as it first looks, beca...

  • British Jewish Nobility and Gentry

    From The British title system consists of two, sometimes overlapping entities, the peerage and the gentry. The peerage is a legal system of largely hereditary titles which is constituted by the ranks of British nobility. Under this system, only the senior family member bears a substantive title (duke, marquess, earl, viscount, baron). The gentry are untitled members of the upper classes, howe...

  • 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...

  • Meehan Family

    Scope The surname Meehan is from the Irish Gaelic name O Miadhachain (oh mee-ach-awn) that derives from Miadhach , which means "honourable". The Meehans seem to be a branch of the McCarthys from Munster that settled in Country Leitrim, at Ballymeehan (then Ballaghameighan/Ballagh Meighan) and spread to the surrounding areas Counties Sligo, Fermanagh and Clare. Other variations can be found ...

  • World War I - Veterans and Survivors

    Veterans and Survivors of World War I Image right - Harry Patch the last British army veteran of World War I who died aged 111 in 2009 This project is dedicated to everyone who served during World War I .. and survived. It is a global project. veteran - noun - a person who has had long service or experience in an occupation, office, or the like: a veteran of the police force; a vetera...

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  • South African male Progenitors / Stamvaders

    This is the umbrella project to which every South African male Progenitor /Stamvader should be added first - ie all first fathers of a line that still has descendants in SA." A note on the Meaning of the word 'Progenitor/ Stam Vader,' as distinct from 'Settler' A PROGENITOR/ STAMVADER is the start of the bloodline in a country. A SETTLER is an immigrant to a country. Settler groups came...

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

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

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  • Donovan Scratchpad

    GENi DUAL South African Founding Ancestor (Stamouer) Status Tag Project Aim: To aid Discussion ‘’’To help clear and resolve and explain the unique GENi DUAL cultural and biological Stamouer status signifying nomenclatures’’’ Definitions: SA = South Africa/Southern African Colony. Stam A Surname line/Clan is 2 generation of descendants carrying...

  • Imigrantes do Reino Unido ao Brasil

    Os ingleses começaram a chegar muito cedo aos países das Américas - Latina e do Sul - ainda na época das grandes navegações. Não vinham propriamente como imigrantes, mas sob a forma de negociantes e aventureiros, ou mesmo piratas. No Brasil, eles acabaram alcançando larga influência econômica, que foi muito acentuada entre 18...

  • People Connected to "Ireland" - unknown Specific Place or County

    People Connected to "Ireland" of Unknown Specific Place or County The purpose of this project is to link the profiles of those Irish ancestors whose birthplace is known generally as "Ireland" with no specific place name or County of origin. Getting Involved Free to follow, request to collaborate To join the project use the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. ...

  • They came from Ireland - Origin Unknown

    They came from Ireland Many people who left Ireland and settled elsewhere are hard to trace back to their origins as all we know about many of them is that they came from Ireland unknown from where in Ireland. This project is a collection of profiles of people with unknown Irish origins, if you have an Irish ancestor add the profile to this project and we will try to find out where in Ireland...

  • Irish Diaspora - Diaspóra na nGael

    Irish Diaspora The Irish diaspora Diaspóra na nGael consists of Irish emigrants and their descendants in countries such as the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Australia, Argentina, New Zealand, Mexico, South Africa, Brazil and states of the Caribbean and continental Europe. The diaspora, maximally interpreted, contains over 80 million people, which is over thirteen times the...

  • Key Bloodlines of Will Chapman Sr

    Scope of Project This project is essentially a working depository comprising references of milestone profiles that are bloodline ancestors of Will Chapman, Jr

  • Blacksmiths

    A blacksmith is a metalsmith who creates objects from wrought iron or steel by forging the metal, using tools to hammer, bend, and cut. Please add your ancestors to this project. Profiles must be set to public. This is an international project. Resources How to temper steel English Wikipedia Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths List of famous blacksmiths History of blacksmithing ...

  • World War I

    World War I ( WWI ) was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. It was predominantly called the World War or the Great War from its occurrence until the start of World War II in 1939, and the First World War or World War I thereafter. It involved all the world's great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies (based o...

  • United States Presidents and Vice Presidents

    This project is focused on Presidents and Vice Presidents of the United States of America and their families. The family trees of the more recent presidents can be a challenge to merge due to the number of living/private profiles. For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page . If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one ...

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  • Jewish Families of Swarzędz (formerly Schwersenz, Posen)

    Swarzedz is located at 52°25' N 17°05' E 166 mi W of Warszawa. It is a small town about 13 km from Poznan. Jewish settlers were living there for many years. A web site at offers some insight into the present day town. The Jewish population in the 1800's was limited, with many people moving to the larger cities by the early 1900's. Yad Vashem records 154 people who were born in S...

  • Imigrantes Austríacos no Brasil

    A Áustria (em alemão Österreich) é atualmente uma república com pouco mais de 8 milhões de habitantes, localizada no centro da Europa e fazendo fronteira com Alemanha, Suíça, Liechtenstein, Itália, Eslovênia, Hungria, República Tcheca e Eslovênia. Com um território atual de 83.872 quilômetros quadr...

  • 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...

  • SmartCopy

    Tool for copying genealogical data into Geni. SmartCopy is a Google Chrome browser extension that allows advanced Geni users to copy information and profiles from various sources into Geni. It 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 Chrome extension, ...

  • "Charlotte" (Convict Ship - First Fleet) arrived Australia 20 January 1788

    Departed England 13 May 1787 and arrived at Botany Bay 20 Jan 1788. 100 male convicts & 24 female convicts boarded. Ships Master was Thomas Gilbert. Convicts Acres, Thomas Anderson, John Anderson, Fanny Bloodsworth, James Bryant, William Larne, James Legg, George Limeburner, John Limpus, Thomas Lightfoot, Samuel Lynch, Ann O'Craft, John Poole, Jane (1768-1826) Po...

  • "Prince of Wales" (Convict Ship) Arrived Australia 26 January 1788

    This ship carried only one male convict and 49 female convicts. She was of 350 tons and skippered by Master John Mason. Built at the Thames in 1786. She operated in England until 1797 when her registration was transferred to Fort Royal, Martinique, after which, little is known. FEMALES Esther Abrahams Susannah Allen Sarah Ault Ruth Baldwin Elizabeth Bingham Susannah Blanchett...

  • People who died from a Heart Attack

    Myocardial infarction (MI) or acute myocardial infarction (AMI), commonly known as a heart attack , occurs when blood flow stops to part of the heart causing damage to the heart muscle. The most common symptom is chest pain or discomfort which may travel into the shoulder, arm, back, neck, or jaw. Often it is in the center or left side of the chest and lasts for more than a few minutes. The dis...

  • Cancer NOS

    This project is for people who died from Cancer not otherwise specified. jump back to Cancer death by natural causes Cause of death portal this project is in HistoryLink  

  • Personalidades Brasileiras

    Este é o primeiro projeto brasileiro criado no Geni. Por ser o primeiro, é o mais abrangente possível: qualquer personalidade pública brasileira, histórica ou atual, pode ser aqui incluída. Parece natural que o projeto, no futuro, desmembre-se em vários outros. A categorização feita aqui na descrição do projeto ir&#x...

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  • Freemasons in America

    Freemasons, or simply "Masons," have been an integral part of American culture since the Colonial period and have immeasurably shaped the Republic through their leadership, altruism, public service, and character. Although the most famous Freemasons have been presidents, CEOs, and other public figures, the vast majority of Freemasons were and are small-town members working in their own communit...

  • Louisa County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site Louisa County Historical Society 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

  • Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to Spotsylvania County Virginia. See the Related Projects for details. Patrick Sullivan has written a fantastic series of blogs about various of the Ancient Ancestors in the Spotsylvania county and surrounding area. He began with the Row family, but has expanded to many of the collateral families kin by blood or...

  • Amish and Mennonite Church (Anabaptist)

    Mennonites The Mennonites are Christian groups belonging to the church communities of Anabaptist denominations named after Menno Simons (1496–1561) of Friesland (at that time, a part of the Holy Roman Empire). Through his writings, Simons articulated and formalized the teachings of earlier Swiss founders. The early teachings of the Mennonites were founded on the belief in both the mi...

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  • Migration Portal

    Migration Portal This portal will function as an umbrella project for all projects on Geni related to migration Projects that can be included: Related to emigration Related to immigration Emigration schemes or organised emigration. Related to ports of arrival Related to ports of departure What is migration? Migration is the movement of people from one place in the world to a...

  • Portal Brasil

    Bem-vindo ao Portal Brasil do Geni. Este projeto é para todos os que estão interessados ​​na genealogia do Brasil e tudo o relacionado com nosso País. Daqui pode-se alcançar facilmente a diferentes projetos relacionados com o Brasil, participar nas discussões e compartilhar informações. Apoio da comunidade Curadores Há ...

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  • Twins, Triplets and other multiples

    This project is for profiles that are born twins, triplets or other multiple births. The chance of conceiving spontaneous triplets is as high as 1 in 8,000 (1 in 500,000 for identical triplets), there’s no question that multiples are somewhat of a rarity. Notables Mrs. Vassilyeva (wife of Feodor Vassilyev), who gave birth to 69 children: 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets, and...

  • Current Members of the United States House of Representatives

    Please add to this project those currently serving as members of the House of Representatives for the United States of America. Use discussions to identify any that need a curator to make into a public Master Profile. As someone leaves office their profile should be removed from this project . Resources: List of current United States Representatives Congressman search form Current...

  • Infant Deaths - Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

    RESEARCH PROJECT: Collecting all the "infant death" syndrome (mysterious infant deaths). There are some families who lose children at an early infant age. Some families seem to not have one gender, but the other (i.e. all daughters and no sons or all sons and no daughters). This is a study to see if this may be the cause of some inbreeding. Age range: zero (0) to five (5). DEFINITION: ...

  • Imigrantes ao Brasil (Immigrants to Brazil)

    Inúmeros fluxos de imigração ao Brasil ocorreram desde a chegada dos portugueses em 1500. Muitas árvores genealógicas brasileiras são interrompidas no antepassado imigrante. Este projeto tenta facilitar a identificação deles, de forma a estreitar a possibilidade de contato com as árvores de outros países. Também s&...

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

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

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  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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 o...

  • Imigrantes Alemães ao Brasil / German Immigrants to Brazil

    A imigração alemã iniciou-se em 1818 quando os primeiros colonos alemães são mandados para a Bahia. Em 1823, após a independência, foram criados os batalhões de estrangeiros, para garantir a soberania nacional. Então, a busca oficial por colonos (nesta fase, alemães) passou a ser uma política imperial. Em julho de 18...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil de Concelhos Desconhecidos

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados perfis de imigrante portugueses ao Brasil que ainda não se tem certeza da origem. Eles deverão ser deslocados para o sub projeto de seus Concelhos de origem, tão logo se tenha certeza do evento. André...

  • 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 Families of Kolmar aka Chodziez aka Chodziesen.

    This project seeks to collect information on the Jewish families of Kolmar, Prussia, also known as Chodziez or Chodziesen.

  • L'Ange-Gardien, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu L'Ange-Gardien ( carte ) fait partie de la MRC La Côte-de-Beaupré de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Indiquez les lieux dans Geni // How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1632 et avant : Place Name = City = (future L'Ang...

  • Introduksjon til Geni - norsk

    Norway Dette prosjektet tar sikte på å forklare hvordan Geni fungerer, og være en veiledning til hvor man kan få hjelp. Om du nettopp er blitt lagt 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 som ø...

  • Westerbork

    The Westerbork concentration camp (Dutch: Kamp Westerbork, German: Durchgangslager Westerbork) was a World War II Nazi refugee, detention and transit camp in Hooghalen, ten kilometres north of Westerbork, in the northeastern Netherlands. Its function during the Second World War was to assemble Roma and Dutch Jews for transport to other Nazi concentration camps. On 15 December 1938, the Dutch ...

  • 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 ...

  • Imigrantes portugueses dos Açores ao Brasil

    A Imigração Açoriana no Brasil foi estimulada pelo interesse de Portugal em povoar o território do Brasil colônia, alternativa empregada para impedir a exploração das novas terras portuguesas por outras nacionalidades. A vinda de imigrantes açorianos stá muito ligada à imigração de portugueses no Brasil. Ap&#x...

  • Middletown Meeting (formerly Neshamina) early Quaker settlers of Bucks County

    MIDDLETOWN FRIENDS' MEETING Middletown Friends meetings were first established at Middletown in 1683, and held at the houses of Nicholas Walne, John Otter, and Robert Hall. The first meeting-house was built in 1690, near Neshaminy creek, a mile west of Langhorne, whither it was removed in 1734, the present house in the town being the third. It was first called the Neshamina Meeting because of...

  • Selected Roberts Families of Eastern Pennsylvania in the 1810 Census (by Township)

    A project that attempts to add more 19th century Bucks County/Montgomery County ROBERTS surnames to the World Family Tree here on Geni Click on the map, here to the right, and enlarge it to see some of the townships I list below with ROBERTS heads of households. Scope This project was primarily conceived to look for the parents of Phebe Saxton (Roberts) . As there are so many Roberts fami...

  • Seigneuries of Québec

    Seigneurie d'Ailleboust Carte Courchesne, No. 10 Seigneurie de l'Anse-de-l'Étang Carte Courchesne, No. 191 Seigneurie d'Antaya Carte Courchesne, No. 12 Seigneurie d'Anticosti (<1681.?) Carte Courchesne, No. 184 . Seigneurie d'Argenteuil Carte Courchesne, No. 1 Seigneurie d'Aubert-Gallion Carte Courchesne, No. 114 Seigneurie d'Aubin-de-l'Isle Carte Courchesne, No...

  • 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 ...

  • United States Army

    The United States Army (USA) is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces that performs land-based military operations. It is also the largest overall and oldest established branch of the U.S. military, and is one of seven U.S. uniformed services. The modern army has its roots in the Continental Army which was formed on 14 June 1775, to meet the demands of the American Revolutionar...

  • South African Settlers - German

    Early German Settlers of South Africa This project is devoted to the German Settlers in South Africa. Please only add the profiles of the Stamvaders/Progenitors who came from Germany. It is also a place where you can share links to online resources, tell other users where records etc. can be found and make queries or ask for help through the discussion facility. To participate in any projec...

  • Guerra do Paraguai / Guerra del Paraguay

    Este projeto tem por objetivo relacionar todos os perfis do Geni que participaram da Guerra do Paraguai, desde soldados até as autoridades mais importantes. Guerra do Paraguai foi o maior conflito armado internacional ocorrido na América do Sul. Foi travada entre o Paraguai e a Tríplice Aliança, composta por Brasil, Argentina e Uruguai . A guerra estendeu-se de dez...

  • People who died from Pleurisy

    Pleurisy (also known as pleuritis) is an inflammation of the pleurae, the membranes of the pleural cavity surrounding the lungs. There are many possible causes of pleurisy but viral infections spreading from the lungs to the pleural cavity are the most common. The inflamed pleural layers rub against each other every time the lungs expand to breathe in air. This can cause sharp pain when breathi...

  • Directory of Locations in Québec, Canada

    Overview and Objectives The purpose of this project is to establish simple and meaningful standards to location names in Québec, Canada, names that can be used consistently within profiles. The scope starts with the discovery of Canada by Jacques Quartier in 1534 and continues today. ( Map of Canada circa 1543 ) The territory covered by the name "Québec" has had gigantic flu...

  • Worcester Academy

    Academy is a top private school in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA. Recognized as a math powerhouse, it is one of the country's oldest day-boarding schools, with alumni including Edward Davis Jones (Dow Jones), Cole Porter, and Olympian Bill Toomey. A coeducational preparatory school, it belongs to the National Association of Independent Schools. Situated on 73 acres (300,000 m2), the academy is ...

  • morel

    Musings... I am a volunteer curator with speciality in Nouvelle-France, Québec, the French Catholic clergy, and France of the Ancien Régime (1589-1789). My personal mission is to grow projects that reveal new insights on groups and communities from this region. Geni projects are where genealogy data comes into focus, where it comes all together. This is perhaps why I love coll...

  • Dictionnaire Historique et Géographique des Paroisses, Missions et Municipalité du Québec

    Préface L'ouvrage comprend les monographies de 1,130 paroisses, ayant curé résidant, et 138 dessertes ou missions. Outre les noms des paroisses et des municipalités, au-delà de 2,000 noms, anciens et nouveaux, leur sont référés. Dans chaque monographie de paroisse se trouvent les dates 1° de l'organisation paroissiale, de l'�...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Castelo de Paiva ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Castelo de Paiva to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de CASTELO DE PAIVA José Vieira da Cunha (Castelo de Paiva, Aveiro, Portugal, 30 de outubro de 1754 - Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul, 4 de dezembro de 1809) casado ...

  • Shipwrecked

    Please add Geni profiles for those who died in a shipwreck . This list does not include deaths by natural disasters, war, or violent acts. Do consider breaking out large numbers of profiles into a "related project." notes From Shipwreck - Mysteries of Death at Sea It is a terrible tragedy when a boat is lost and those who are lost with it are not recovered for a proper burial. "Wh...

  • 33 Orientales

    El objetivo de este trabajo es reunir los nombres de los treinta y tres patriotas que iniciaron la campaña militar libertadora de nuestra patria (futuro Uruguay). El número de patriotas puede variar, de acuerdo a los diferentes investigadores, pero el aceptado oficialmente es de treinta y tres. Cabe mencionar también, que no todos eran Orientales, sino que había un p...

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  • Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen

    (laatst gewijzigd op 23-03-2016 JFTB) Dit portaal is tot stand gekomen door de enorme inzet van de volgende grondleggers; Fred Bergman die het project heeft gecreëerd met hulp van -geni-NL-gids- Jeannette, George Homs, en vele andere Nederlandse Geni gebruikers die allen een belangrijke bijdrage hebben geleverd aan het tot stand komen van dit portaal. Welkom Nederlands-, Vlaams-, Afr...

  • South African Stamouers/Progenitors - Tree Issues

    A South African Stamouers/Progenitors Geni community support project. Objectives Should you come accross a South African profile that you think may be wrongly represented in the tree - Link it here as a way to isolate and record that you have a concern so that you can come back later to fix. Need a way to identify profiles that you are working on or that you need to go back to, to f...

  • S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald 1975 Tragedy

    The S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald was an American Great Lakes freighter that sank in a Lake Superior storm on 10 November, 1975 with the loss of the entire crew of 29. The Fitzgerald was named after Edmund Fitzgerald , the president of Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company. The Tragedy The S.S. Fitzgerald was a workhorse that carried taconite iron ore from mines near Duluth, Minnesota to iron...

  • Italian Jewish Communities Portal

    In recent years, a growing number of Italian Marranos as well as others of Jewish descent throughout southern Italy and Sicily have begun to return to their roots. Source Jewish Communities of Italy J-Italy Website. History of Jews in Italy Wikipedia List of Italian Jews Wikipedia Jews in the Army of the Kingdom of Italy (1848-1923) Italian Jewish History 200BCE - Jews in Ital...

  • Jewish Venice - Comunità Ebraica di Venezia

    The history of the Jewish Community of Venice , which is the capital of the Veneto region of Italy has been well known since the medieval era. Beginning in 1516, the Republic obliged the Jews to live in an area of the city where the foundries, known in Venetian as "geti", had been situated in ancient times, to wear a sign of identification and to manage the city's pawnshops at rates establish...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • Jews of Padua, Italy

    This is a project dedicated to the Jews of Padua, Italy. Katzenellenbogen tombstones The Italian Synagogue of Padua (1584) Jewish Physician Graduates University of Padua History of Padua Padua for centuries one of the most important Jewish communities of Italy, with the synagogue and cemetery, existed as early as 1300. The first Jew in Padua known by name was the physician J...

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

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... CEYLON Approximately 5,126 POW were held in the following camps: Camps Diyatalawa (Main camp) Mount Lavina (Convalescent camp) Ragama (Camp for dissidents and irreconcilables) Urugasmanhandiya (Camp for prisoners on ...

  • Hoogleraren in de familie

    ---2015-feb-19-do-07:31+GMT-autumn-time DM--jMVu medewerking, aanvulling en completering welkom via document- e/o profiel-linking of discussie-bijdrage. voorwoord, inleiding en toelichting Hoogleraar of Professor wordt je na benoeming door ... aan een der faculteiten van 'n Universiteit of Hogeschool. Met die laatste bedoelt men in Nederland meestal een van de huidige TU's, de technische un...

  • CORRIE family of Kroonstad, Free State, South Africa

    This purpose of this project is to determine the provenance of Joseph Johannes Corrie, and to keep a record of his descendants. Joseph Johannes CORRIE * 25/02/1863 Listed as Jozef Johannes Cori on his eldest daughter Anna Petronella's baptismal entry. Listed as Josef Johannes Corey on his youngest son Willem Jacobus' baptismal entry. Listed as Jozef Johannes Corie on his second youngest...

  • Berlin Missionaries to South Africa

    The Berlin Missionary Society (BMS) was constituted on 29 February 1824: a group of pious laymen founded a "Society for the advancement of protestant missions among the heathens". This was not the first Missionary Society in Berlin. Pastor Jänicke (the pastor of the Bohemian-Lutheran congregation in Berlin) had been training missionaries since 1800 and had sent them out into the world ...

  • Genealogia das famílias da província de Salcete / Genealogy of families of the province of Salcete

    Familias da Provincia de Salcete Genealogia das famílias da província de Salcete / Genealogy of families of the province of Salcete. This is a project to compile the genealogical profiles of illustrious/noble ancestral families either related directly or indirectly belonging to the province of Salcete from pre-15th century. All the descendants of these noble and illustrious fa...

  • British Migration - Main Page

    British Migration - Main Page The object of this project is to provide an index to the numerous projects dealing with this subject and also to give an overview of migration to and from Britain. The aim is also to provide links to resources and further reading available to researchers; contributions are very welcome! Please add projects to the relevant Sections and help researchers by adding l...

  • New Zealand Pioneer Families 1800-1900

    This project is to catalog the first generation of immigrants to New Zealand in the 19th century, and to organise the information and place them into the ships they arrived on. Please add your pioneer ancestors to the project by going to their profile, click "actions" click "add to project". Please make sure the profile is set to public. all Kiwis are welcome join and contribute :) Families...

  • Notable men in South Australia

    Notable men in South Australia Smith, Robert Barr (1855) benefactor, company director, ship owner and grazier. His firm pioneered the opening of outback South Australia, including the fencing of properties and sinking of bores. Smith's philanthropic activity became a legend. Elder, Sir T. businessman, pastoralist, public benefactor, wool broker, ship owner and member of the Legislative Counc...

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