Genealogy Projects tagged with Mexico on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Republic of Texas

    A project for those who have family members who go back to the days of Mexican Texas and the Republic of Texas. Mexican Texas is the name given by Texas history scholars to the period between 1821 and 1836, when Texas was governed by Mexico. The Republic of Texas was an independent nation in North America, bordering the United States and Mexico, that existed from 1836 to 1846. Mexican Tex...

  • Notable Latinas of the Americas

    Latinas or Hispanic women have contributed to the culture of the world and to history in the Americas. In this list, I've focused on a few women of Hispanic heritage in the New World. List of notables Anita Garibaldi (Laguna, Santa Catarina, 30 de agosto de 1821 - Guiccioli Farm, Ravenna, Italia, 4 de agosto de 1849) Foi a companheira do revolucionário Giuseppe Garibaldi, sendo co...

  • Cuban and Other Hispanic, and Minorities - Confederate Soldiers

    This is a project to identify all known Cuban Confederate Soldiers, as well as other Hispanics and Minorities who served in the Confederate Military. The number of soldiers listed has grown to 6,175 men. (See Rosales' references below). Hispanics in the American Civil War fought on both the Union and Confederate sides of the conflict. Not all the Hispanics who fought in the American Civil...

  • Knights of the Golden Circle

    KNIGHTS OF THE GOLDEN CIRCLE. The Knights of the Golden Circle or K.G.C. had its beginnings in the formation of Southern Rights Clubs in various southern cities in the mid-1830s. These clubs were inspired by the philosophies of John C. Calhoun (1782–1850). Calhoun had an illustrious political career serving as a congressman from his home state of South Carolina, a state legislator, vic...

  • Latina / Latino Entertainers of the Golden Age (US)

    Whether they are songs and dances from Mexico, Cuba, Spain or Brazil, there is that unmistakable beat and colorful presentation. Enjoy these performers who proudly represented their culture and countries while making movies in Hollywood - artists singing and dancing. What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your ...

  • 1996 FIFA World Cup - Mexico Squad

    1996 FIFA World Cup - Mexico Squad Profiles below in bold are linked to profiles on Geni. Group One: 1.1 England 1.2 France 1.3 Mexico 1.4 Uruguay Head coach: Ignacio Tréllez No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club GK Antonio Carbajal 7 June 1929 (aged 37) Mexico Leon DF Arturo Chaires 14 March 1937 (aged 29) Mexico Guadalajara DF Gustavo Pe&#x...

  • Jews of Latin America

    History of the Jews in Latin America and the Caribbean began with seven sailors arriving in Christopher Columbus' crew. Since then, the Jewish population of Latin America has risen to more than 500,000 — more than half of whom live in Argentina, with large communities also present in Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Uruguay and Venezuela. Projects The Latin American Jewish Od...

  • The Alamo

    The project purpose is to connect all of the Geni profiles of those who were defenders at the Alamo. The primary reference for the defenders is , which provides links to details on each person. Another list of defenders (including survivors) : List of Texan survivors of the Battle of the Alamo: Basic (free) users can join the project and help with expanding on the details within existing ...

  • Latino American entertainers

    Latino or Hispanic Americans are Americans with origins in the Hispanic countries of Latin America or in Spain, and in general all persons in the United States who self-identify as Hispanic or Latino. Many Latino American performers have achieved international fame. List of notable Latino American entertainers Desi Arnaz , Cuban-born actor, musician, producer, best known for his role as R...

  • The Barcelonnettes migrants in Mexico

    The French arrived in Mexico from the colonial period, within religious orders of the Franciscans, Dominicans and Jesuits. In the nineteenth century during the French intervention, immigration, in addition to the military invaders, was increased. later, during the Porfiriato, due to the great interest of the own Porfirio Diaz and the Mexican government for French culture and everything from Fra...

  • Mayas

    This project is for the Maya Civilization of southern Mexico and Central America. Summary Notables Timeline resources, references and links

  • Border War (1910-1919)

    The Border War was part of the greater Mexican Revolution. At points in the war, the rebels were supported by the German Empire. The Border War, or the Border Campaign, refers to the military engagements which took place in the Mexico-United States border region of North America during the Mexican Revolution. The Bandit War in Texas was part of the Border War. From the beginning of the Me...

  • Medal of Honor recipients, Veracruz, Mexico 1914

    The United States occupation of the Mexican port of Veracruz lasted for six months and occurred in the midst of poor diplomatic relations between Mexico and the United States, related to the ongoing Mexican Revolution. In response to the Tampico Affair, President Woodrow Wilson ordered the U.S. Navy to prepare for the occupation of the port of Veracruz. While waiting for authorization of Co...

  • New Virginia Colony

    The New Virginia Colony was a colonization plan in central Mexico, to resettle ex-Confederates[1] after the American Civil War. The largest settlement was Carlota, approximately midway between Mexico City and Veracruz, although other settlements were planned near Tampico, Monterrey, Cuernavaca, and Chihuahua.[2] The venture was conceived by Commodore Matthew Fontaine Maury . Because of his ...

  • Old Three Hundred

    A collection of the earliest Colonists to settle in Texas while it was under the authority of Mexico. This happened during the 1820's & about 300 individuals/ families migrated to Texas. The name "Old Three Hundred" refers to the settlers who received land grants in Stephen F. Austin's first colony in Mexico. Austin traveled to New Orleans to seek colonists. By Summer 1824 most of the Old Thr...

  • Tenochtitlan Rulers, the Aztec Emperors

    Scope of project This project aims to identify the tlatoani of Tenochtitlan, often referred to as "Aztec emperors". Overview The royal title of huey tlatoani translates from the Classical Nahuatl language as "great" "one given voice” and was given to the supreme rulers of Tenochtitlán, Texcoco, and Tlacopan (and before them those of Azcapotzalco.) Tenochtitlan (Classical N...

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  • Mayans

    Mayans En 1939 llegó a México Marìa Josefa Vich Mayans y su hermana Angelita Vich Mayans. Por una increible coincidencia, Mercedes Mayans Espinola de Campeche (Mexico) pidió usar el teléfono en la tienda de abarrotes de Ma Josefa y Angelita Mayans. Unas u otras oyeron el apellido Mayans --y de ahi establecieron que era en ambos casos apellido de Ibiza y ...

  • Cristeros Movement in Mexico

    Links and References THE CRISTEROS CATHOLIC SOLDIERS OF CHRIST Caritas in Veritate Cristero War The Anti-Clerical Who Led a Catholic Rebellion The Cristero War The Cristero Rebellion: The Mexican People Between Church and State 1926-1929

  • New Spain

    This is a sub-project for the Colonial Americas Master Project. New Spain, formally called the Viceroyalty of New Spain (Spanish: Virreinato de Nueva España), was a viceroyalty of the Spanish colonial empire, comprising primarily territories in what was known then as 'América Septentrional' or North America.[1][2][3][4] Its capital was Mexico City, formerly Tenochtitlan, capit...

  • Black Africans in Mexico

    A project about the history and genealogy of Blacks in Mexico. What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area. Problem finding an ancestors, open a discussion here and we all try to help Start your own related project. Add your profiles. Start or take part in a discussion