Genealogy Projects tagged with Victoria on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Obituary - Victoria

    Obituary - Victoria Portal - A sub project of Obituary Portal Obituaries are an excellent way to find information, or confirm facts about a persons life, relationships, occupation and ethnic background. Eventually this will become a portal for minor projects that will be sorted by year of death. If you find a person on the tree, or add someone that has his/her obituary here, please copy it ...

  • Queen Victoria Diamond Jubilee Medal

    The Diamond Jubilee Medal was instituted in 1897 by Royal Warrant as a British decoration. The medal was awarded to members of the Royal Family and the court, guests at the celebrations of Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee and the soldiers and sailors that paraded that day in London.The round silver medal was worn on the left side of the breast, suspended from a garterblue ribbon with two wide w...

  • Queen Victoria Golden Jubilee Medal

    The Golden Jubilee Medal was instituted in 1887 by Royal Warrant as a British decoration to be awarded to participants of Queen Victoria's golden jubilee celebrations.==Issue==The medal was awarded to members of the Royal Family and the court, guests at the celebrations of Queen Victoria's golden jubilee and the soldiers and sailors that paraded that day in London.==Categories==The medals were ...

  • Executed - Victoria

    Persons executed under Australian Law in the State of Victoria Australia. Please also add profiles to the geni project Hangings if executed in that fashion.Victoria* Tunnerminnerwait – Hanged at Melbourne on 20 January 1842 for the murder of two whalers at Cape Paterson* Maulboyheenner – Hanged at Melbourne on 20 January 1842 for the murder of two whalers at Cape Paterson* Charles Ellis – Hange...

  • Centenarian - Australia

    Centenarian - Australia Project. Please add persons who lived to 100 years or more. Alice Philpott 1906 -2007 This project is included in The History Link Project - Trace your ancesters! you can add projects here

  • "Samuel Boddington" (ship) Colonists to Victoria 1842

    Samuel Boddington ship 669 tons, Captain Edward Noakes Master, arrived 13 Jan 1842 from London and Cork 1 Sep 1841 to Port Phillip [assisted emigrant passengers] This is part of the Bound for Victoria - Ships Lists Portal Project Sources: The Ships Passenger List This is a great time to add the profile to an Occupation Project and also to the country they settled FROM, Irish ; Engli...

  • Irish Settlement In Victoria

    Irish Australians (Irish: Gael-Astrálaigh) are an ethnic group of Australian citizens of Irish descent, which include immigrants from and descendants whose ancestry originates from the island of Ireland. Irish Australians have played a considerable part in the history of Australia. They came to Australia from the late eighteenth century on as convicts or settlers, and contributed to Australia's...

  • Interstate - Pioneers to Victoria

    This project will save you hours of looking for someone on a ships list that settled in Victoria that actually arrived elsewhere, hope this helps :) Not everyone arrived on a boat to Victoria and often the ships passengers on local shipping was not recorded. If a person arrived on a vessel, list them on the appropriate project bellow. If persons arrived via land, or unlisted on a local vessel...

  • English settlement in Victoria

    This is a sub-project of English Emigration to Australia English settlement in Victoria With Great Britain having claimed the entire Australian continent east of the 135th meridian east in 1788, Victoria was included in the wider colony of New South Wales. The first settlement in the area occurred in 1803 at Sullivan Bay, and much of what is now Victoria was included in the Port Phillip Dis...

  • DNA - Victoria Australia Portal

    This is a portal page to list DNA projects within the Victorian Australia gene pool .We have an opportunity to really work together, if you are from Victoria Australia and have been tested please request to collaborate here.If there is a conflict where DNA is not confirmed, please start a discussion under the profile and add the profile to this project. (If you cannot add it, at least put the l...

  • Interstate - Victoria to South Australia

    Interstate - Victoria to South Australia (some may just be visiting - still proof of existence) Sources: Ships Passenger Lists and Vessels Index to Outward Passengers to Interstate, UK, NZ and Foreign Ports 1852-1923 If you have information on passengers or need help locating them on the tree, start a discussion here.. 1836 1837 1838 1839 1851 Mr. William Duffield ...

  • "Sibella" (Ship - via Port Adelaide) - Colonists to Victoria - 1850

    The ship Sibella , 781 tons, Coleman, master, from Gravesend, 16th October, and Plymouth, 29th October. (Some more passengers may have decided to continue on than is in bold ) In the cabin: for Port Phillip J Cunningham wife and child, Joseph Burrell wife and ten children, Mrs Emma Baker, Fred. Bolton and lady In the cabin: for Port Adelaide: William Wearing Esq., J. H. Sealey, ...

  • Cornish settlement in Victoria

    Cornish settlement in Victoria Cornish people first arrived in Australia with Captain Cook, most notably Zachary Hickes, and there were some Cornish convicts on the First Fleet, James Ruse, Mary Bryant, along with several of the early governors. South Australia, with its emphasis on being free of convicts and religious discrimination, was championed by many Cornish religious dissenting groups...

  • Bound for Victoria

    This is a Portal Project to list all ships voyages to Victoria, Australia. This icon is reserved for all shipping voyages to Victoria on this project and Interstate to Victoria. This image in in the photos section of the project, you may download it and add text (in white) of ship name and year. This image is for PERSON PROFILES that were on the voyage, if you share the image with these pro...

  • Fallen - WWI - Victoria

    List of the "fallen" in world war I - natives of Victoria, Australia Resources Australian War Memorial Wikipedia - Military history of Australia during World War I (work in progress) This project is included in The History Link Project - Trace your ancesters! you can add projects here

  • University of Victoria

    The University of Victoria ( UVic or Victoria ) is a public research university located in Saanich and Oak Bay within Victoria, British Columbia. The university was founded as Victoria College in 1903, as the affiliate branch of McGill University, and is also credited with the beginnings of the University of British Columbia. A non-denominational institution, it transitioned to its current stat...

  • 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 ...

  • Scottish Settlement in Victoria

    Scottish Settlement in Victoria " The links between Scotland and Australia stretch back to the first British expedition of the Endeavour under command of Lieutenant James Cook who was himself the son of a Scottish ploughman. Cook navigated and charted the east coast of Australia, making first landfall at Botany Bay on 29 April 1770. please add profiles here of Scottish people who settled in...

  • "Platina" (Barque) - Colonists to Victoria in 1842

    This is part of the Bound for Victoria - Ships Lists Portal Project barque Platina, 333 tons Master: Wycherley Origin: London 1842 Apr 5 Destination: Melbourne 1842 Jul 22 Sources: The Ships Passenger List This is a great time to add the profile to an Occupation Project and also to the country they settled FROM, Irish ; English ; Cornish ; Scottish ; Prussian

  • Royal Victorian Medal

    The Royal Victorian Medal (RVM) is a decoration established by Queen Victoria in April 1896. On 14 May 1912, King George V further confirmed the institution of the medal with an additional royal warrant. A part of the Royal Victorian Order, it is a reward for personal service to the Sovereign or the royal family, and is the personal gift of the sovereign. Although the Medal is related to the Ro...

  • Deserter - Victoria

    Deserter - someone who deserts his ship or regiment and hides as a fugitive. These persons, if wanted or caught are reported in the Police Gazette. List them here and we may find them on the tree. Please add profiles of Stowaways to this project.===Lists DesertersName: Lall Mahomet * Birth Year: abt 1862* Birth Place: Bombay* Desertion or Discharge Age: 35* Desertion or Discharge Date: 8 Jul 1...

  • "Victoria" (Barque) - European Pioneers to South Australia - 1848

    The barque Victoria , 390 tons, Captain J.H.O. Meyer, from Hamburg, Germany 15th June 1848, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 6th November 1848South Australian Register Tuesday 7th November 1848Monday November 06-the barque Victoria 390 tons, J.H.O. Meyer from Hamburg, 15th June & Rio de Janeiro 31st August.Passengers: cabin.— S. A. Butefish ; H. W. Gravenhorst ; T. Landmann ; Maurice W...