Genealogy Projects tagged with Zion on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Lost Along the Way: Mormon Pioneers on the Westward Journey

    This is a Master Project designed to honor Mormon Pioneers who died along the trail; there is a sub project specifically for the tragedy of the Martin/Willey Handcart Company - Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company of 1856 .=="That the struggles, the sacrifices, and the sufferings of the faithful pioneers and the cause they represented shall never be forgotten." - Winter Quarters Monument==The Mormon ...

  • Zion: Huguenot Ship to the Cape

    Zion * Construction: Built in 1686 for the Chamber of Delft at the VOC ship yard in Delftshaven.* Term: In use by the VOC from 1686 until 1709 when it was sold.* Length: 141 feet* Breadth: 35 feet* Depth: 15 feet* Loading capacity: 740 tons* Crew: 200-250 men* Flag: Chamber of Delft* Voyage: Departed from Goeree on 4 January 1689 and arrived at the Cape of Good Hope on 6 May 1689.* Captain: Sim...