Genealogy Projects tagged with Guyana on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Maroon Culture

    This project is a portal for Maroon groups throughout the Americas, and a product and sister to the Facebook group of the same name: Maroon Culture . WHO AND WHAT ARE MAROONS? The word Maroon is said to stem from the spanish word 'Cimarron', which means (from the colonialist's perspective) uncontrollable, 'wild, and untamed'. The etymological root of 'Cima' means top, as it relates to the m...

  • Melville Family of Jamaica

    This project is to research and find out more about the Melville and other related families, originating in Jamaica, West Indies. My maternal grandfather, Cecil W. A. Melville . (KKW) "My Melville relatives came from Jamaica and settled in Guatemala, but first went to Panama and Costa Rica."--Evelyn Arguedas ( Re: Panama byway of Jamaca ). Notables Links Melville family The Modern...

  • Chinese in the Caribbean

    In the 1800s, Chinese migrated to the Caribbean-bordered areas, including the Caribbean islands, Central America, and Mainland Caribbean (South America), including Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Costa Rica, Haiti, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Trinidad, and Guyana. See Chinese Caribbean - Wikipedia The Bahamas Chinese-Bahamians have a long history, dating back to at least 1879. The original Chine...

  • East Indian Dispersion

    This project covers Indians that have left India in the last 300 years, and settled in different continents, regions and countries. East Indian Dispersion Blog (I'm working on a genealogy project for a friend. She is Trinidadian, but looking into where her family came from in India. I mentioned Bombay (Mumbai), Madras (Chennai) and Calcutta (Kolkata) as three main cities--British centers--of ...

  • Dutch in Guiana · 1616 · Berbice · Demerara · Essequibo · Suriname

    -2012-06-20-22:37+GMT-summer-time-jMu---co-operate-corrigeren-translate-research-? welcome, but please for the moment only with profile-a/o-document-a/o-picture-links to this project-page or on the appropriate profile or with information/documentation through a discussion-line. Joining the team? Also welcome, but please do NOT change this textpage without communications, for it's now 'UNDER-CON...

  • The Ogle, Luckhoo and Britton (Guyana) Dynasties.

    "Princes shall come out of Egypt; Ethiopia shall soon stretch out her hands unto God" Sir Lionel Luckhoo, K.C.M.G., Kr. Bach., C.B.E.,S.C. * Twice Knighted by Queen Elizabeth II * High Commissioner & Ambassador for 2 countries accredited to London, Paris, Bonn & the Hague. * Four times Mayor of Georgetown, Guyana. * Recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records as the "World's Most...