Genealogy Projects tagged with michigan on the Geni Family Tree

« Back to Projects Dashboard

  • Lake County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lake County, Michigan. Official Website Lake County was created 1 April 1840. Formerly Aishcum County, until the name was changed to Lake County 8 March 1843. Adjacent Counties Manistee County Mason County Newaygo County Osceola County Wexford County Villages, Townships & Communities Baldwin (County Seat) B...

  • Lenawee County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lenawee County, MI.

  • Houghton County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Houghton County, Michigan. Official Website Both the county and the city were named for Michigan State geologist and Detroit Mayor Douglass Houghton. It was part of Copper Country during the mining boom of the latter half of the 19th century and the early part of the 20th century. Adjacent Counties Baraga County Iron Count...

  • Calumet & Hecla Fatalities

    "The greatest copper mine in the Copper Country was born from pure happenstance. While surveying the military road running between Fort Wilkins at Copper Harbor and Fort Atkinson in central Wisconsin in 1864, Edwin J Hulbert stumbled across a peculiar find. It was an ancient Indian storage pit, left by native miners. The pit was filled to the brim with a copper rich boulders, and prompted Hulbe...

  • Michigan

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . The Great Lake State, The Wolverine State, The Mitten State, Water, Winter Wonderland are a few nicknames for the State of Michigan . State Motto: If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you . State Rock: Petoskey State Bird: Robin State Mammals: Wolverine and the Whitetail Deer State Tree: Eastern White Pine When you ask...

    Tags:
  • Sanilac County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sanilac County, MI.

  • Calhoun County, Michigan

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Calhoun County, Michigan. Official Website The county was established on October 19, 1829 and named after John C. Calhoun, who was at the time Vice President under Andrew Jackson, making it one of Michigan's Cabinet counties. County government was first organized on March 6, 1833. Adjacent Counties Eaton County Barry Coun...

  • Tuscola County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Tuscola County, MI.

  • Lithuanian United States Naturalization Project

    This is for profiles created as part of the Lithuanian Heritage Project. The goal of the Lithuanian Heritage Project is to work collaboratively to build the information bridge between countries and generations, to collect information that enables Lithuanians globally to connect with their Lithuanian family members. For more information on the project, please contact Ann Marie Yelmokas McDer...

  • Great Lakes National Cemetery

    Wikipedia Great Lakes National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in Holly, Oakland County, Michigan. Find a Grave

  • Knauss Cemetery - Kinderhook, Michigan

    Please add the profiles of your ancestors that are interred in the Knauss Cemetery in Kinderhook, Branch County, Michigan. Find a Grave

  • Michigan Upper Peninsula Mine Fatalities Project. Part I.

    The first mines were located in the 1840s in the northernmost section of the peninsula near Eagle River (Cliff Mine, National Mine). Over the course of the next one hundred years, more than 150 locations were explored, attempted or thrived as viable copper mines. From these, three primary companies emerged and became the major producers and players in the Keweenaw: the Quincy (Hancock area), Ca...

  • Keweenaw County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Keweenaw County, Michigan. Official Website The county was set off and organized in 1861. It is believed "Keweenaw" is a Native American word that means "portage or place where portage is made". 'Adjacent Provinces & Counties Alger County Marquette County Thunder Bay District, Ontario Cook County, Minn. Ontonagon Cou...

  • Muskegon County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Muskegon County, MI.

  • Kalamazoo County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Kalamazoo County, Michigan. Official Website Kalamazoo County was organized in 1830, although its set off date is unknown. The name purportedly means "the mirage or reflecting river" and the original Indian name was "Kikalamazoo". Adjacent Counties Barry County Calhoun County Branch County St. Joseph County Allegan C...

  • Kent County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Kent County, Michigan. Official Website The county was set off in 1831, and organized in 1836. It was named for New York jurist and legal scholar James Kent, who represented the Michigan Territory in its dispute with Ohio over the Toledo Strip. Adjacent Counties Ionia County Montcalm County Allegan County Ottawa County...

  • Michigan with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

    This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in the State of Michigan.

  • Osceola Mine Fire 1895

    Osceola Mine Disaster 1895 Located in the heart of Michigan's Copper Country, about twelve miles northeast of Houghton, is the Osceola Mine, site of the worst copper mining disaster to ever occur in the region. At 11:30 on the morning of September 7, 1895, fire was discovered at the 27th level in the No. 3 shaft. Mine fires weren't an uncommon occurence and there was no sense of alarm as ...

  • Oakland County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Oakland County, MI.

  • Detroit, Michigan

    Goal and Scope of this Project This project is a description of the city of Detroit, its history and people that made it famous. The story of Detroit--and this project--starts from the first recorded mention of the site in 1670, when French missionaries found a stone idol venerated by the Indians there and destroyed it with an axe. Detroit on the map today. Toponymy How to Input Locat...

  • Kalkaska County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Kalkaska County, Michigan. Official Website The county was formed in 1840 and called Wabassee County until 1843. The county's current name is a pseudo-Native American word coined by Henry Schoolcraft, a Michigan geographer and ethnologist. The name is thought to be a Chippewa word meaning flat or burned-over country. Adjacent Co...

  • Washtenaw County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Washtenaw County, MI.

  • The Quincy Mine Fatalities

    The Quincy Mine was founded in 1846 by the merger of the Northwest Mining Company and the Portage Mining Company. Due to poor communication between government offices, these two speculative mining companies had purchased the same tracts of land during the mining rush of the early 1840's. The directors met and decided to merge, with significant investment coming from Massachusetts (the town of Q...

  • Champion Mine Fatalities

    The Champion Mining Co. was organized in 1899 and came under control of the Copper Range Consolidated Company in 1901. The Champion Mine consisted of four shafts in the town of Painesdale, south of Houghton, Michigan. By the 1930's the mine was working the 48th level in No.4 shaft - 4,800 feet from the surface on the incline, Later this shaft was extended to the 56th level, at 5,500 feet from t...

  • Baltic Mine Fatalities

    Exploration work was started in 1882 and successfully discovered The Baltic Lode. The Baltic Mine first begun its life in 1897, spending two decades as an independent mine before being absorbed by Copper Range in 1917. The first shaft, sunk along the Baltic Lode was sunk at the wrong angle, and quickly passed through the lode and into trap rock. It turned out that the Baltic was the steepes...

  • Isabella County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Isabella County, Michigan. Official Website Isabella County was described by action of the Michigan Territorial legislature in 1831. The county name recognized Queen Isabella I of Castile, who with her husband Ferdinand commissioned Columbus's expedition in which he discovered the New World. The county's boundary contains the Isab...

  • Jackson County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jackson County, Michigan. Official Website The county was set off in 1829 and organized in 1832. It is named for U.S. President Andrew Jackson and considered to be one of Michigan's "Cabinet counties", named for members of Jackson's Cabinet. Adjacent Counties Ingham County Eaton County Calhoun County Hillsdale County ...

  • Wayne County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Wayne County,MI.

  • University of Michigan

    University of Michigan The University of Michigan (UM, U-M, UMich, or U of M), frequently referred to as simply Michigan, is a public research university located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. It is the state's oldest university and has two satellite campuses located in Flint and Dearborn. The university was founded in 1817 in Detroit as the Catholepistemiad, or University of Michigan...

  • Iron County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Iron County, Michigan. Official Website Iron County was organized in 1885 and was named for the valuable iron ore found within its borders. Adjacent Counties Houghton County Baraga County Marquette County Ontonagon County Dickinson County Florence County, Wisc. Florence County, Wisc.

  • Ionia County, Michigan

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ionia County, Michigan. Official Website The county is named for Ionia, a historic area of Greece. It was defined by act of the Territorial Legislature in 1831, and was organized in 1837. Adjacent Counties Gratiot County Clinton County Montcalm County Eaton County Barry County Kent County Cities, Villages & To...

  • Clinton County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clinton County, Michigan. Official Website The county was created in 1831 and organized in 1839. It is named after early American politician DeWitt Clinton. Adjacent Counties Saginaw County Gratiot County Montcalm County Shiawassee County Ionia County Ingham County Eaton County

  • Iosco County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Iosco County, Michigan. Official Website The county was created by the Michigan Legislature in 1840 as Kanotin County, and renamed Iosco County in 1843. A majority of the population used to be Chippewa Indians, the area offered shelter from tall white pines, and food from the river and lake. Iosco County was cut from a piece of la...

  • Ingham County, Michigan

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ingham County, Michigan. Official Website Ingham County was established by an act of the Michigan Territorial Legislature on October 29, 1829 and was named for Samuel D. Ingham, the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury under President Andrew Jackson. Adjacent Counties Eaton County Clinton County Shiawassee County Jackson Co...

  • Franklin Mine Fatalites

    The Franklin Mining Company in Houghton county, Michigan organized in 1857 and worked the Pewabic Lode. The Franklin Mine consisted of two shafts located directly north of the Pewabic Mine. Negligence in management failed to purchase the land north and west of their property, Eventually causing the Franklin Mine to become boxed in by the Quincy Mining Company, which resulted in early exhausti...

  • Huron County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Huron County, Michigan. Official Website Huron County was created by Michigan law on April 1, 1840, and was fully organized by an Act of Legislature on January 25, 1859. The name Huron was derived from the word "hures" as used in the phrase "În elles hures" (what heads) as applied by an astonished French traveler to the Wyandott...

  • Rachor Genealogy

    Genalogy of the Rachor familes Familiengeschichte der Familien Rachor Informationen zum Wappen der Familien Rachor: Wappenbeschreibung: Unter rotem Schildhaupt, darin drei weiße Spitzen, in weißem Grund grünes Eichenlaub mit aufrecht stehendem silbernen Schwert. Wappengeschichte: Der "Fränkische Reschen" deutet auf die fränkische Abstammung der Rachor - Sippe hin (Vergleich Frankenw...

  • Clare County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clare County, Michigan. Official Website The county was created by the Michigan Legislature from part of Michilimackinac County in 1840, named Kaykakee County. It was renamed Clare County in 1843 after County Clare in Ireland. The county was administered by a succession of other Michigan counties prior to the organization of count...

  • Hillsdale County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hillsdale County, Michigan. Official Website The county is named for its rolling terrain. It was described by action of the Michigan Territorial legislature in 1829, and was organized six years later. Adjacent Counties Calhoun County Jackson County Branch County Steuben County, Ind. Fulton County, Ohio Lenawee County

  • Genesee County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Genesee County, Michigan. Official Website Genesee County was created on March 28, 1835 and was named after Genesee County, New York. Adjacent Counties Lapeer County Livingston County Oakland County Saginaw County Shiawassee County Tuscola County Cities & Villages Burton Clio Davison

  • Atlantic Mine Fatalities

    1872-1906 Opening in 1872, The South Pewabic and Adams Mining Companies came together and brought what we know now as the Atlantic Mining Company. Rested on the Copper Range Railroad, 3 & ½ miles south of Houghton, the underground copper mine worked on the Amygdaloid Basalt Lode. It consisted of six shafts, lettered A through F, The deepest being 3,000 feet on the incline. (receiving three ...

  • St. Clair County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in St. Clair County, MI.

  • Gratiot County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Gratiot County, Michigan. Official Website The county is named for Captain Charles Gratiot, who supervised the building of Port Huron's Fort Gratiot. The original founders of Ithaca and of Alma were settlers from New England, "Yankees", descended from the English Puritans who settled the northeastern coast of the new continent i...

  • Michigan in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Michigan which served in the Union Army during the US Civil War. — - - - - - - — References Wikipedia's article about Michigan in the Civil War. A bibliography concerning Michigan's participation in the Civil War. photos of MI Civil War veterans — - - - - - - —

  • Monroe County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Monroe County, MI.

  • Jews of Michigan

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Michigan .

    Tags:
  • Native American Tribes- State of Michigan

    Links Naming Conventions

    Tags:
  • Grand Rapids, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan. Official Website A historic furniture-manufacturing center, Grand Rapids is home to five of the world's leading office furniture companies, and is nicknamed "Furniture City". Other nicknames include "River City" and more recently, "Beer City" (the latter given by USA Today and adopted by the ci...

  • Barnes-Hecker Mine Inundation 1926

    Barnes-Hecker Mine --- Inundation The Cleveland-Cliffs owned Barnes-Hecker iron mine was started in 1917 some five miles west of Ishpeming. By 1925 it was 1,067 feet deep and as safe as they made them. Upon opening a great quantity of water was encountered and mining had to be discontinued until mining operations drained most of the water from the ore stratum. At 11:20 on the mornin...

  • Macomb County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Macomb County, MI.

  • Charlevoix County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Charlevoix County, Michigan. Official Website History Between 1840 and 1841, surveyors William Austin Burt, John Mullett and Charles W. Cathcart, surveyed much of Northern Michigan. Cathcart oversaw the internal lines survey for 34N 08W, the region which would later be known as Charlevoix. Mullett and Cathcart laid out many of t...

  • Eaton County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Eaton County, Michigan. Official Website Eaton County was formed in 1837 from open territory. It was named after John H. Eaton, an American Secretary of War. The county is one of the so-called Cabinet counties because it was named after a member of the cabinet of US President Andrew Jackson. Adjacent Counties Clinton County ...

  • Grand Traverse County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Grand Traverse County, Michigan. In 1840, the county was separated from Mackinac County and originally named Omeena County. It was organized by an act of the state legislature on April 7, 1851. Grand Traverse is derived from a French phrase meaning "long crossing" and the county is so named because it is situated at the Grand Traver...

  • Grand Valley State University

    Wikipedia Grand Valley State University (commonly referred to as GVSU, GV, or Grand Valley) is a public liberal arts university located in Allendale, Michigan, United States. The university was established in 1960, and its main campus is situated on 1,322 acres (5.35 km2) approximately 12 miles (19 km) west of Grand Rapids.[3] Classes are also offered at the university's growing Robert C. Pew...

  • Gospel Music Hall of Fame

    Gospel Music Hall of Fame Wikipedia (with incomplete list of those inducted) The Gospel Music Hall of Fame, created in 1971 by the Gospel Music Association, is a Hall of Fame located in Detroit, Michigan and is dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals and groups in all forms of gospel music. Official Website Inductees by Year Southern Gospel Music H...

  • Lapeer County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lapeer County, MI,

  • Berrien County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Berrien County, Michigan. Official Website History As one of the Cabinet counties, Berrien County was named for John M. Berrien of Georgia, US Attorney General (1829–1831) under US President Andrew Jackson. The county was founded in 1829, and was organized in 1831, before Michigan was accepted into the Union as a state. When M...

  • Gogebic County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Gogebic County, Michigan. Official Website This was historically part of the territory of the Lake Superior Band of Chippewa, which had twelve bands in Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota. The Lac Vieux Desert Indian Reservation is in this county, in Watersmeet Township; it is the land base of one of the federally recognized tribes....

  • Gladwin County, Michigan

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Gladwin County, Michigan. Official Website The county is named for Henry Gladwin, British military commandant at Detroit in 1763 during Pontiac's War. The county was set off and named in 1831, and its government was organized in 1875. Adjacent Counties Arenac County Ogemaw County Bay County Midland County Clare Coun...

  • Ontonagon County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ontonagon County, MI.

  • Saginaw County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Saginaw County, MI.

  • U.S.A. Indigenous peoples-Upper Mid-West

    North American Tribes Upper Mid-West Includes the following States Illinois | Michigan | Ohio | Wisconsin Includes the Following Native American Tribes Achiligonan Algonquian Family Chippewa Chiwere Family Dakota Delaware Erie Foxes Hathawekela (Absentee Shawnee) Honniasontkeronon Hurons Illinois Iowa Iroquois Kaskaskia Kickapoo Housatonic Mahican Mascoutens Menominee Miami Mi...

  • Fort Custer National Cemetery

    Wikipedia Fort Custer National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located just outside the village of Augusta in Kalamazoo County, Michigan. 15501 Dickman Road Augusta, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, 49012 USA Find a Grave

  • Flint, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Flint, Michigan. Flint is the county seat of Genesee County and lies on the Flint River. Official Website Overview Wikipedia The region was home to several Ojibwe tribes at the start of the 19th century, with a particularly significant community established near present-day Montrose. The Flint River had several convenient fo...

  • Emmet County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Emmet County, Michigan. Official Website History Ottawa history records that Emmet County was thickly populated by indigenous peoples called the Mush-co-desh, which means "the prairie tribe". They had an agrarian society and were said to have "shaped the land by making the woodland into prairie as they abandoned their old worn o...

  • Manistee County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for people who were born, lived or died in Manistee County, MI.

  • Allegan County, Michigan

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Allegan County, Michigan . Overview Allegan County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan . As of 2010 United States Census, the population was 111,408. The county seat is Allegan. The name was coined by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft to sound like a Native American word. Allegan County comprises the Holland, MI Micropolitan Statist...

  • Cheboygan County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cheboygan County, Michigan. The county boundaries were set off in 1840, with land partitioned from Mackinac County. The Cheboygan County government was organized in 1853. The name of the county shares the same origin as that of the Cheboygan River, although the precise meaning is no longer known. It may have come from an Ojibwe word...

  • Eastern Michigan University

    Wikipedia Eastern Michigan University (EMU) is a comprehensive, co-educational public university located in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Ypsilanti is 35 miles (56 km) west of Detroit and eight miles (13 km) east of Ann Arbor. The university was founded in 1849 as Michigan State Normal School. Today, the university is governed by an eight-member Board of Regents, who are appointed by the Governor of M...

  • Schoolcraft County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Schoolcraft County, MI.

  • Montcalm County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Montcalm County, MI.

  • Osceola County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Osceola County, MI.

  • Branch County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Branch County, Michigan. Official Website History As one of the "cabinet counties" it was named for the U.S. Secretary of the Navy John Branch under President Andrew Jackson. Branch County was a New England settlement. The original founders of Coldwater were settlers from the northern coastal colonies – "Yankees", descended fr...

  • Newaygo County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Newaygo County, MI.

  • Michigan Women's Hall of Fame

    Michigan Women's Hall of Fame The Michigan Women's Hall of Fame (MWHOF) honors distinguished women, both historical and contemporary, who have been associated with the U.S. state of Michigan. The hall of fame was founded in 1973 by Gladys Beckwith and is sponsored by the Michigan Women's Studies Association. The formation of the Association and the Hall was prompted by five professors fro...

  • Kalamazoo (City), Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in the city of Kalamazoo, Michigan. Official Website History Kalamazoo is the county seat of Kalamazoo County. Originally known as Bronson (after founder Titus Bronson) in the township of Arcadia, the names of both the city and the township were changed to "Kalamazoo" in 1836 and 1837, respectively. The Kalamazoo name comes from a ...

  • Barry County, Michigan

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Barry County, Michigan. Official Website History Before the present era, the Michigan peninsula was long occupied by bands of the Potowatomi and Ojibwe of the Lake Superior Band of Chippewa Indians. The United States government forced the tribes to cede their extensive territories to the federal government, in exchange for annu...

  • Dickinson County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dickinson County, Michigan. Dickinson is Michigan's newest county, formed in 1891 from parts of Marquette, Menominee, and Iron counties. It was named for Donald M. Dickinson, who served as U.S. Postmaster General under President Grover Cleveland. Adjacent Counties Marquette County Menominee County Marinette County, Wisc. ...

  • Van Buren County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Van Buren, MI.

  • Central Michigan University

    Wikipedia Central Michigan University (CMU) is a public research university located in Mount Pleasant in the U.S. state of Michigan. Established in 1892, Central Michigan University is one of the largest universities in the State of Michigan and one of the nation's 100 largest public universities. It has more than 20,000 students on its Mount Pleasant campus and 7,000 students enrolled online...

  • Cass County, Michigan

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Cass County, Michigan. Official Website History The county is named for Lewis Cass, the Michigan Territorial Governor at the time the county was created in 1829. Cass later served as the United States Secretary of War under President Andrew Jackson, thus making a case for including Cass County as one of Michigan's "cabinet coun...

  • Delta County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delta County, Michigan. Official Website The county was surveyed in 1843 and organized in 1861. Its name originates from the Greek letter "delta", which refers to the triangular shape of the original county which included segments of Menominee, Dickinson, Iron, and Marquette counties. Adjacent Counties Alger County Schoolc...

  • Ottawa County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ottawa County, MI.

  • Missaukee County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Missaukee County, MI.

  • Antrim County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Antrim County, Michigan. Official Website The county was formed in 1840 as Meegisee County. Meegisee (meaning "eagle"), was the name of a Chippewa chief who signed the 1821 Treaty of Chicago and the 1826 Treaty of Mississinewas. It was renamed Antrim County in 1843, one of the Irish or Scots-Irish names given to five renamed Mic...

  • Wexford County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Wexford County, MI.

  • 7th Michigan Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    This project is devoted to every soldier of any rank who was a member of the 7th Michigan Infantry Regiment fighting for the United States of America during the Civil War. Total enrollment at the formation of the 7th Michigan Infantry was 1375. By the end of the war... 127 were killed in action 56 died of wounds 147 died of disease 17 died in Confederate prisons 34...

  • DESCENDANTS FROM HANS JOHNSEN ( 1844 ) OG KATHRINE EUFROSINE JOHNSEN

    Here it is possible to gather information for us who are both distant and close relatives

  • Livingston County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Livingston County, MI.

  • Detroit Red Wings (NHL)

    The Detroit Red Wings are a professional ice hockey team based in Detroit, Michigan. They are members of the Atlantic Division in the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL) and are one of the Original Six teams of the league. Founded in 1926, the team was known as the Detroit Cougars from then until 1930. For the 1930–31 and 1931–32 seasons the team was called the Detroit Falcon...

  • Crawford County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Crawford County, Michigan. Official Website The county is named for Col. William Crawford, a Revolutionary War soldier killed in 1782 while fighting Native Americans in Ohio. It was created by the Michigan Legislature in 1840 as Shawono County, then renamed Crawford County in 1843. The county was administered by a succession of ot...

  • Cornerstone University

    Wikipedia Cornerstone University is an independent, non-denominational Christian university in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Cornerstone University has undergraduate and graduate programs, two seminaries (Grand Rapids Theological Seminary and Asia Baptist Theological Seminary based in Chiang Mai, Thailand) and a radio division called Cornerstone University Radio (WCSG, Mission Network News). It i...

  • Calvin College

    Calvin College is a liberal arts college located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Founded in 1876, Calvin College is an educational institution of the Christian Reformed Church and stands in the Reformed tradition of Protestantism. Calvin College is named after John Calvin, the 16th-century Protestant Reformer. Notable Alumni

  • Education in Michigan

    This subportal is part of the State of Michigan Portal and the Education in the United States Portal . Welcome to the Education in Michigan subportal! This subportal is part of the Education in the United States portal, which is in turn part of Geni's umbrella portal for all education-related projects. We hope this categorization makes things easier for you to find! If you have a ...

  • Alma College

    Wikipedia Alma College is a private, liberal arts college located in Alma, Michigan, United States. The enrollment is approximately 1,400 students, and the college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The college's 13th President, Dr. Jeff Abernathy, assumed leadership in June 2010. Alma College offers five degrees (Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, B...

  • Oscoda County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Oscoda County, MI.

  • Oceana County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Oceana County, MI.

  • Mecosta County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Mecosta County, MI.

  • Chippewa County, Michigan

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Chippewa County, Michigan. Official Website The county is named for the Ojibwe (Chippewa) people, and was set off and organized in 1826. Adjacent Counties & Provinces Province of Ontario Presque Isle County Mackinac County Luce County Cities, Villages &Townships Bay Mills Bruce Chippewa Dafter DeTour Vi...

  • St. Joseph County, Michigan, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in St. Joseph County, MI.

1-100 of 129 projects