Genealogy Projects tagged with Polish on the Geni Family Tree

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  • The Great Kashubian Migration

    In the mid-1800s Kashubians migrated for economic reasons. After the Franco-Prussian War and the unification of Germany under Bismarck, Kashubians were met with institutionalized hostility. Life was very harsh for the Kashubs. It was illegal to use Polish or Kashubian in public, especially in church. Many priests were imprisoned or exiled. Churches were left with no parish priests. As a result,...

  • Geni Polska

    Zapraszamy do uczestniczenia w projekcie Geni Polska - który ma na celu skupienie jak największej liczby polskich użytkowników Geni w celu lepszej i wydajniejszej współpracy! W przypadku jakichkolwiek pytań kliknij tutaj . For English language, please see In English thread in Geni Polska message board. Członków prosimy o zapraszanie współpracowników z Polski do tego projektu (Opcje > Add Co...

  • Prominent Lithuanian Poles (Polacks)

    This project aims to identify notable people of Polish nationality, whose family roots, life, education are associated with Lithuania, whose professional achievements were dedicated to Lithuania. Please do not add notable Polish speaking Lithuanians to this project . Historically Lithuanian language was banned for usage in writing. Education in Lithuanian language was not available till 20 ce...

  • Imigrantes Poloneses ao Brasil / Polish immigrants to Brazil

    Imigração Polonesa Os imigrantes poloneses no Brasil não formam um número expressivo como os italianos e portugueses. Porém, um grande número de imigrantes estabeleceu-se no país entre 1841 e 1971. Calcula-se que em um século [1869-1970] entraram 130.292 imigrantes poloneses no Brasil, dos quais 50% estão radicados ou deixaram descendentes no Paraná, 38% no Rio Grande do Sul, 5% em Santa Cata...

  • Polish Resistance Movements during WWII

    Of Major Significance The Polish resistance movement in World War II, with the Polish Home Army at its forefront, was the largest underground resistance in all of Nazi-occupied Europe. The Polish Underground State as it is termed, encapsulates the underground resistance organisations in Poland during WWII, military and civilian, both loyal to the Polish Government in exile, in London. It en...

  • Prussian settlement in Victoria

    Prussian (German, Polish, Slav, Russian, Wendish) settlement in Victoria Australia==Germans/Prussians began to settle in Australia in large numbers in 1838, with the arrival of immigrants from Prussia to South Australia, Victoria and Queeensland. German immigrants were prominent in settling South Australia and Queensland some disembarked in Victoria and others left South Australia and moved to ...

  • Jewish Families from Barilov, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Barilov, Ukraine. JewishGen-Barilov Alternate names: Barilov [Rus], Baryłów [Pol], Baryluv, Baryliv, Barylov Region: Tarnopol The village of Baryliv / Barilov is situated in the north of Lviv region (Lviv Oblast ), near the borders of Volyn Oblast. It is105 kilometres from the regional center of Lviv and 77 kilome...

  • Prussian Settlement in Queensland

    Prussian (German, Polish, Slav, Russian, Wendish) settlement in Queensland Australia Germans/Prussians began to settle in Australia in large numbers in 1838, with the arrival of immigrants from Prussia to Queensland. German immigrants were prominent in settling South Australia and Queensland . Between 1850 until World War I, German settlers and their descendants comprised the largest non-Brit...

  • Jewish Families from Tovste, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Tovste, Ukraine, also known as Tolstoye, Tłuste, Toist, Tlusta, Tłuste Miasto, Tłuste Myasto, Toyst, Tolstoya. Gesher Galicia - Tovste Urban Type Settlement Jewish History Overview Tovste (Ukrainian: Товсте) is an urban-type settlement in the Zalischyky Raion (district) of Ternopil Oblast (province) in western...

  • Delamere Park Displaced Persons Camp (Delamere Camp)

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the profiles of displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors, who were residents of the Delamere Park Displaced Persons Camp. This camp was located in Delamere Park , United Kingdom.==History of the camp ==The modern day appearance of Delamere Park is far removed from its past setting as one of the largest displaced persons camps in the North West of...

  • Ludwigsburg Displaced Persons Camp

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the profiles of displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors, who were residents of the Ludwigsburg Displaced Persons Camp. This camp was located in Ludwigsburg , Germany.

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - Poland: Survivors

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - Poland: Survivors "Please add to this project any profiles of those who suffered but survived the' Spanish Flu' pandemic of 1918 To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - Poland: Fatalities

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - Poland: Fatalities "Please add to this project any profiles of those who perished in the' Spanish Flu' pandemic of 1918 To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistan...