Genealogy Projects tagged with Detroit on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Lithuanian United States Naturalization Project

    This is for profiles created as part of the Lithuanian Heritage Project, a group on Facebook. The goal of the Lithuanian Heritage Project is to work collaboratively to build the information bridge between countries and generations, to collect information that enables Lithuanians globally to connect with their Lithuanian family members. For more information on the project, please contact Ann M...

  • Naturalized Lithuanians of Detroit

    Geni profiles created from documents posted on Linking Our Lithuanian Ancestors-Detroit Facebook group.

  • Mayors of Detroit, Michigan

    This is a list of mayors of Detroit, Michigan since its reincorporation in 1824. Brig. General John R. Williams, 1st, 6th, and 20th Mayor of Detroit Henry Jackson Hunt, 2nd Mayor of Detroit Jonathan Kearsley, 3rd and 5th Mayor of Detroit Maj. John Biddle, 4th Mayor of Detroit Jonathan Kearsley, 3rd and 5th Mayor of Detroit Brig. General John R. Williams, 1st, 6th, and 20th Mayor o...

  • Gospel Music Hall of Fame

    Gospel Music Hall of Fame Wikipedia (with incomplete list of those inducted) The Gospel Music Hall of Fame, created in 1971 by the Gospel Music Association, is a Hall of Fame located in Detroit, Michigan and is dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals and groups in all forms of gospel music. Official Website Inductees by Year Southern Gospel Music ...

  • Hospitals

    Bethesda Hospital The problem of racial segregation in Detroit hospitals and a raging tuberculosis epidemic led to the opening of the hospital in 1931. The facility was primarily used as a tuberculosis treatment hospital as its founder, Dr. Alfred Thomas Sr. and son, Dr. Alfred Thomas Jr., sought their own private solutions to the serious health problems facing the African American community i...

  • Detroit Red Wings (NHL)

    The Detroit Red Wings are a professional ice hockey team based in Detroit, Michigan. They are members of the Atlantic Division in the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL) and are one of the Original Six teams of the league. Founded in 1926, the team was known as the Detroit Cougars from then until 1930. For the 1930–31 and 1931–32 seasons the team was called the Detroit Falcon...

  • Wayne County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Wayne County,MI.

  • Detroit, Michigan

    Goal and Scope of this Project This project is a description of the city of Detroit, its history and people that made it famous. The story of Detroit--and this project--starts from the first recorded mention of the site in 1670, when French missionaries found a stone idol venerated by the Indians there and destroyed it with an axe. Detroit on the map today. Toponymy How to Input Locatio...

  • Founding of Detroit

    The city of Detroit , the largest city in the state of Michigan, developed from a small fur trading post of New France to a world-class industrial powerhouse and the fourth largest American city by the mid 20th century. America's "motor city" was founded on July 24th, 1701. It is the first European settlement above tidewater in North America. It was under French rule from 1701 - 1760, when it...