Genealogy Projects tagged with Richmond on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia

    This project is for those buried in Oakwood Cemetery, 3101 Nine Mile Road, Richmond, Virginia.From Find a Grave : The first burials were in 1855. In 1861, Richmond was named the capital of the new Confederate States of America. After the Civil War broke out, the city's hospitals and clinics received a large number of critically wounded soldiers. The Committee on Burying Grounds agreed to provid...

  • Riverview Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia

    This project is for those buried in Riverview Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia. Notable Interments John Mitchell Brooks (1917-1980) - Civil Rights Activist Lizzie Cutler (Petit) (1831-1902) - Author James Thomas Daniels (1860-1933) - Indian Campaigns Medal of Honor Recipient Arthur Dawson (1858-1922) - Artist Hermas Walter "Herm" McFarland (1870-1935) - MLB Player Find a Grave ...

  • City of Richmond, Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this City of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this city.

  • Hollywood Cemetery (Richmond, Virginia)

    The land that Hollywood Cemetery currently stands on was once part of William Byrd III's estate. Later, it was owned by the Harvie family and was known as "Harvie's Woods." In the late 1840s, William Haxall and Joshua Fry hired John Notman (architect of Laurel Hill Cemetery in Philadelphia) to design the cemetery in the rural garden style. Its name, "Hollywood," came from the holly trees dottin...

  • Indiana University

    Wikipedia Indiana University (IU) is a multi-campus public university system in the state of Indiana, United States. Indiana University has a combined student body of more than 110,000 students, including approximately 43,000 students enrolled at the Indiana University Bloomington campus and approximately 31,000 students enrolled at the Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPU...

  • Virginia Union University

    Wikipedia Virginia Union University (VUU) is a historically black university located in Richmond, Virginia, United States. It took its present name in 1899 upon the merger of two older schools, Richmond Theological Institute and Wayland Seminary, each founded after the end of American Civil War by the American Baptist Home Mission Society. VUU's 84-acre campus is located at 1500 North Lombard...

  • Virginia Commonwealth University

    Wikipedia Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is a public research university located in Richmond, Virginia. VCU was founded in 1838 as the medical department of Hampden–Sydney College, becoming the Medical College of Virginia in 1854. In 1968, the Virginia General Assembly merged MCV with the Richmond Professional Institute, founded in 1917, to create Virginia Commonwealth University. Tod...

  • University of Richmond

    Wikipedia The University of Richmond (UR or U of R) is a private, nonsectarian, liberal arts college located in the city of Richmond, Virginia, with small portions of the campus extending into surrounding Henrico County. U of R is a primarily undergraduate, residential university with approximately 4,350 undergraduate and graduate students in five schools: the School of Arts and Sciences, the...

  • Libby Prison

    Prison was a Confederate prison at Richmond, Virginia, during the American Civil War. It gained an infamous reputation for the overcrowded and harsh conditions under which officer prisoners from the Union Army were kept. Prisoners suffered from disease, malnutrition and a high mortality rate. By 1863, one thousand prisoners were crowded into large open rooms on two floors, with open, barred win...

  • Sunny Slope Cemetery, Richmond, Missouri

    This project is for those buried in Sunny Slope Cemetery, Richmond, Ray County, Missouri. Sunny Slope Cemetery was founded in 1911. The cemetery is located on West Main Street in Richmond. Sunny Slope lies west of Richmond Cemetery. There is one joint entrance and exit road for Sunny Slope. Notable Interments Forrest Smith (1886-1962) - Governor of Missouri Links Find a Grave ...

  • Earlham College

    Wikipedia =Earlham College is a private, liberal arts college in Richmond, Indiana. Established in 1847 by the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), Earlham welcomes students of all faiths and offers an education rooted in such Quaker values as integrity, a commitment to peace and social justice, mutual respect and community decision-making. Alumni

  • Hampton Court Palace, London, England

    Hampton Court Palace, London, England= Hampton Court Palace is a royal palace in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, in the historic county of Middlesex, and within the postal town East Molesey, Surrey. It has not been inhabited by the British Royal Family since the 18th century. The palace is 11.7 miles (18.8 kilometres) south west of Charing Cross and upstream of centr...

  • Saint Paul's All Saints Memorial Garden

    Saint Paul's All Saints Memorial Garden: Located on 4600 North 9th Avenue Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, 32503 a Grave

  • Roberts-IOOF Cemetery , Blackwell, Kay County, Oklahoma, 74631 USA

    Roberts-IOOF Cemetery Also known as Blackwell Cemetery, IOOF Blackwell Cemetery, Odd Fellows Cemetery LOCATION S Hwy 177 Blackwell, Kay County, Oklahoma, 74631 USA :Roberts-IOOF Cemetery Also known as Blackwell Cemetery, IOOF Blackwell Cemetery, Odd Fellows CemeteryLOCATION S Hwy 177 Blackwell, Kay County, Oklahoma, 74631 USA PHONE (580) 363-3826 MEMORIALS 11,991 added (92% photographed)CEMET...

  • Richmond National Cemetery

    Wikipedia Richmond National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located three miles east of the city of Richmond in Henrico County, Virginia. Find a Grave

  • Fort Harrison National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Fort Harrison National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located seven miles south of the city of Richmond, in Henrico County, Virginia. Find a Grave

  • Glendale National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Glendale National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Richmond, in Henrico County, Virginia. Find a Grave

  • Richmond Theater Fire of 1811

    The Richmond Theatre fire occurred in Richmond, Virginia, United States on December 26, 1811. It devastated the Richmond Theatre, located on the north side of Broad Street between what is now Twelfth and College Streets. The fire, which killed 72 people including many government officials, was the worst urban disaster in American history at the time. A monument church was erected on the site as...