Genealogy Projects tagged with China on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Jinshi degree through the ages

    The Jinshi 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. Family genealogies often taken careful notes of such accomplishments, and can be a valuable source to compile a complete ...

  • Emperors of China

    Huangdi (皇帝) was a title created by Zheng 政, First Emperor of Qin 秦始皇帝 (literally the First Huangdi of the Qin) in reference to the prehistoric traditions of the Three August Ones ( huang ) and the Five Emperors ( di ), and thereafter was employed by all who claimed the Mandate of Heaven over all or part of China, until AD 1912 when the last huangdi Puyi, Xuantong Emperor of Qing Dynasty 清宣統帝 溥...

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  • Hrvatska Diaspora / Croatian Diaspora

    It is interesting to note in Ivan Cizmic's document on Croatian Emigration , that of those Croatians who were reported to have "emigrated", at least 30% eventually returned to their homeland. Hrvati izvan domovine / Croatians outside the homeland AUSTRIJA / AUSTRIA AUSTRALIA Croatian in Australia / Hrvati u Australiji George Dominick ARGENTINA

  • Ancient and Early Medieval Chinese Literature — a reference guide (Knechtges, Chang, eds.)

    All the biographies in About Me's are drawn from Knechtges, David R. and Chang, Taiping, eds. Ancient and Early Medieval Chinese Literature , A Reference Guide. Leiden: Brill, 2014. Now available online consisting of mostly literary figures from the Han to the Sui Dynasty. During this "Early Medieval" period, traditionally known as the Six Dynasties (Wei, Jin, Song, Qi, Liang, Chen), al...

  • Notable Chinese Americans

    Chinese Americans are Americans who have full or partial Han Chinese ancestry. Chinese Americans constitute one group of overseas Chinese and also a subgroup of East Asian Americans, which is further a subgroup of Asian Americans. Many Chinese Americans are immigrants along with their descendants from mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan, as well as from other regions that include large...

  • Members of Academia Sinica

    Chinese wikipedia article

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  • Shanghai Ghetto הגטו בשנחאי

    The Shanghai ghetto , formally known as the Restricted Sector for Stateless Refugees (無国籍難民限定地区 mukokuseki nanmin gentei chiku?), was an area of approximately one square mile in the Hongkou District of Japanese-occupied Shanghai, to which about 20,000 Jewish refugees were relocated by the Japanese-issued Proclamation Concerning Restriction of Residence and Business of Stateless Refugees after h...

  • Yenching University 燕京大學, 1919-1952

    Yenching University was perhaps the most impressive example of Sino–Western cooperation in the twentieth century. From its founding in 1916 by Western missionaries until the Communist victory, Yenching mirrored the colorful and frustrating efforts of Chinese and Western liberals to find solutions to China’s overriding preoccupation with national salvation. In charting the ebb and flow of univer...

  • 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 William 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 the majority of the longer entries, including all the emperors Lien-che Tu Fang 房杜聯喆 George Alexander Kennedy Knight B...

  • China Portal

    This project is a general purpose Portal for Chinese users (as in the People's Republic of China). See also separate Portals for Taiwan and Hong Kong . If you need help, start a discussion within this project. For English-speakers, some basics can be found at House of Chinn , and at the online forum at Siyi Chinese genealogy . [IMPORTANT] Names on Geni If you enter the Chinese characters of...

  • Chancellors of Imperial China

    Chancellor (China) Wikipedia The chancellor (Chinese: 宰相, zǎixiàng; 丞相, chéngxiàng) – also translated chief councillor and prime minister – was the highest-ranking official in the imperial government in ancient China. The chancellor can also refer to a specific post in the imperial government, which was first officially instituted in Qin dynasty (221–206 BC) as the "head of all civil servic...

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  • Envoys and Ambassadors of China

    Britain 1875 - 1911 Envoys of the Qing Empire 郭嵩燾 許鈐身 劉錫鴻 曾紀澤 劉瑞芬 薛福成 龔照瑗 張德彜 汪大燮 李經方 劉玉麟 1912-1935 Envoys of Republic of China 劉玉麟 施肇基 顧維鈞 朱兆莘 顏惠慶 陳維城 施肇基 郭泰祺 1935-1950 Ambassadors of Republic of China 郭泰祺 顧維鈞 施肇夔 鄭天錫 France 1878-1912 Envoys of the Qing Empire 郭嵩燾 曾紀澤 許景澄 劉瑞芬 薛福成 龔照璦 慶常 裕庚 孫寶琦 劉式訓 Ger...

  • Boxer Indemnity Scholarship Program

    庚子賠款獎學金 The Boxer Rebellion of 1900. See wikipedia article . 1909 金濤 Cornell 魏文彬 Amherst 程義法 Yi Chi Mei Worcester 范永增 Fu-liang Chang 張福良 Yale Kang-Fuh Hu 胡剛復 Harvard 程義藻 Cornell 陸寶淦 朱惟傑 楊永言 吳清度 鄺煦堃 唐悅良 謝兆基 李鳴和 何杰 朱復 羅惠僑 吳玉麟 賀楙慶 邢契莘 MIT 王士傑 裘昌運 徐佩璜 王仁輔 Pan Cheng King 金邦正 Cornell 戴濟 嚴家騶 Chih Ping 秉志 Cornell 陳熀 張廷金 陳慶堯 盧景泰...

  • Members of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

    excluding the division of Philosophy and Social Sciences (1955, 1957) and Foreign Members. 院士文庫

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  • Victims of the Cultural Revolution (1966-1976)

    Although practically everyone in China might be considered a victim of the Cultural Revolution, this project is limited to those who have been directly killed, or driven to commit suicide (to avoid public humiliation) during the 10 year period. a short list on Chinese wikipedia

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  • Boxer Rebellion and the Siege of Peking, 1900

    The British Expeditionary Force was sent to China during the Boxer Rebellion.The Boxer Rebellion, Boxer Uprising or Yihetuan Movement was an anti-imperialist uprising which took place in China towards the end of the Qing dynasty between 1898 and 1900. It was initiated by the Militia United in Righteousness (Yihetuan), known in English as the "Boxers," and was motivated by proto-nationalist se...

  • Empresses Dowagers of China

    明 孝惠皇后 (憲宗貴妃 世宗祖母) 1522 壽安皇太后 1522 薨 孝成敬皇后 (孝宗皇后 武宗生母) 1505 皇太后 1510 慈壽皇太后 1521 昭聖慈壽皇太后 1541 薨 慈孝獻皇后 (興獻王妃 世宗生母) 1521 興國太后 1523 章聖皇太后 1528 章聖慈仁皇太后 1536 章聖慈仁康靜貞壽皇太后 1538 薨 孝安皇后 (穆宗皇后) 1572 仁聖皇太后 1578 仁聖貞懿皇太后 1582 仁聖貞懿康靜皇太后 1596 薨 孝定皇太后 (穆宗貴妃 神宗生母) 1572 慈聖皇太后 1578 慈聖宣文皇太后 1582 慈聖宣文明肅皇太后 1601 慈聖宣文明肅貞壽端獻皇太后 1606 慈聖宣文明肅貞壽端獻恭熹皇太...

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  • China: Huguenot Ship to the Cape

    The China arrives in Table Bay 4 August 1688 Many sources give the name of the ship as Berg China, but the official Dutch records only give it as China. The confusion might stem from the fact that the China was captained by Pieter van den Berg on some of her voyages. Ship’s type: Spiegelretourschip Construction: Built in 1676 for the Chamber of Amsterdam at the VOC ship yard in Amsterda...

  • Place projects

    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature. Place project portals Includes countries and kingdoms, and other top level place project. Geographical Australia Canada Europe Al-Andalus Austro-Hungarian-Empire France French Provinces of the "Anc...

  • Medal of Honor recipients for the Boxer Rebellion

    The Boxer Movement, or Boxer Rebellion, was a Chinese uprising from November 1899 to September 7, 1901, against foreign influence in areas such as trade, politics, religion and technology that occurred in China during the final years of the Manchu rule (Qing Dynasty). The members of the Chinese Society of Righteous and Harmonious Fists were simply called boxers by the Westerners due to the ...

  • China at the 2014 Winter Olympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who are likely to represent China at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Once Olympic trials have been held, the list will be refined to cover only those confirmed to be Olympians in 2014. Please note that the lists below are incomplete; indeed, the lists for some sports have not been started at all yet. Your help with this project is greatly appreciated! ...

  • Angel Island (U.S. Immigration Station) Arrivals

    This is the master project or portal for the Angel Island Arrivals series. We will have sub-projects broken down by decade. The first sub-project will be Angel Island Arrivals: 1910-1920. Summary The experience for Asian immigrants in this period was quite different. In 1882, Congress passed the Chinese Exclusion Act, severely restricting immigration from China. Since earlier laws made it...

  • Captain Charles Alfred Auckland Kellett

    Project concerned with establishing the origins of Captain Charles Alfred Auckland Kellett, famous for having sailed the Chinese junk Keying from China, around the Cape of Good Hope to the United States and England between 1846 and 1848. Charles Alfred Kellett b. 25/11/1818 in Plymouth, Devon, England. m. Jane Kellett in Liverpool, 1840 Charles Kellett Louisa Jane Kellett Sydney ...

  • Chinese Dissidents

    中國持不同政見者列表 This list consists of these activists who are known as Chinese dissidents. Many Chinese political activists have been detained or jailed or exiled for their pro-democracy or rights defending activities. The Chinese government has many blacklists. ' Complete List of Chinese Dissidents 中國持不同政見者列表 WANG ZHIMING Chinese dissident, Hu Jia ▪ Gao Xingjian (b...

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