Genealogy Projects tagged with pioneer on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Town Founders

    Objective A project to honor the founders of our towns and cities worldwide. These men and women are our civil and religious leaders that built a community though their hard work, leadership, vision, and pioneer spirit. The profiles that are added should include a description of their role in the creation of the town. The photo on the right is a picture of Hershey, PA, which was founded and p...

  • Kentucky Pioneers

    From The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820 The opening of the trans-Appalachian West launched one of the greatest land rushes in American history. Contrary to legend, however, most of the land was won not by hardy pioneers seeking a family farmstead but by wealthy individuals and powerful companies who quickly claimed possession of all the prime areas. By the beginning of ...

  • Oregon Pioneers

    Oregon Pioneers will include those who emigrated to the Oregon Territory prior to the arrival of the railroad in 1872. The Oregon Genealogical Society has issued Pioneer Certificates to persons proving to be directly descended from a person who was residing in Oregon, or the Oregon Territory, prior to 1872 when the railroad arrived in Oregon. The Territory of Oregon was an organized incorpora...

  • Pioneer Roll Call 1907 - South Australia

    Occasionally their has been published list of South Australian Pioneers who attended functions or signed a log as a roll call. The lists will be copied here to assist researchers. These lists, cross referenced to original ships lists will confirm the list, and, as married names of ladies are entered, may assist or confirm marriages etc. These persons had to sign the book, so they were still liv...

  • Pioneer Roll Call 1913 - South Australia

    Occasionally their has been published list of South Australian Pioneers who attended functions or signed a log as a roll call. The lists will be copied here to assist researchers. These lists, cross referenced to original ships lists will confirm the list, and, as married names of ladies are entered, may assist or confirm marriages etc. These persons had to sign the book, so they were still liv...

  • Kuitpo Industrial Colony - Adelaide Central Methodist Mission

    As a result of the Depression Samuel Forsyth was haunted by the tramp of single unemployed men on the dole: he envisaged a scheme to start a farm-training settlement to help them gain jobs. He personally raised £5000 by public subscription and obtained land at a low rent from the government near Willunga. In June 1930 he opened Kuitpo Industrial Colony where men could work for their board and l...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1860

    1860 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1860. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1860 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Pioneers of the Old Southwest Territory (Tennessee), 1791-1796

    Bring your pioneer ancestors on over. Profiles must be set to public. The Territory South of the River Ohio, more commonly known as the Southwest Territory, was an organized incorporated territory of the United States that existed from May 26, 1790, until June 1, 1796, when it was admitted to the United States as the State of Tennessee . ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ George Washington Philadelph...

  • Pioneering American Women

    As the first Europeans landed and began their westward push, women were placed on the edge of hardship and danger. They took care of their families, and defended them. Limited in their legal rights and accepted customs of society at the time, women mostly honored their husbands demands and spent their time cooking meals, tending to children, watering the horses and taking care of the househol...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1852

    1852 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1852. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1852 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Ramapo Mountain People - New Netherland to the Present

    A project that attempts to follow the blood lines of black and mixed blood slaves of 17th century New Netherland, through their settlement of the land patents of New Jersey, to the smaller Ramapo Mountain area, and beyond. This examination makes use of the Geni World Tree. It also explores evidence that these lines were fractionally part of the the Ramapo culture Click on the map, here to the...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1856

    1856 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1856. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1856 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneer Tragedy: The Martin/Willey Handcart Company - Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company of 1856

    This is a sub project of Lost Along the Way: Mormon Pioneers on the Westward Journey , specifically for the three ill-fated companies of 1856 whose names are known to every Utah schoolchild: the Martin Handcart Company, the Willey Handcart Company, and the Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company . "That the struggles, the sacrifices, and the sufferings of the faithful pioneers and the cause they repre...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1855

    1855 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1855. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1855 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Perpetual Emigration Fund

    The Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company was organized in October 1849. The "donations to the fund" helped outfit members "for the trek west" from 1850 to 1887. It also funded voyages to America starting in 1856. The fund was dis-incorporated in 1887 under the provisions of the Edmunds-Tucker Act. Approximately 30,000 people were assisted with all or part of their transportation expenses during th...

  • Pioneers of Bear Lake Valley Idaho

    To keep the pioneer theme, the date of 1885 was chosen as the closing year of birth. Those who were born after 1885 are not included. Foreword from "History of Bear lake Pioneers" Copyright 1968 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers Bear Lake County Idaho 2nd Edition 1974 More than one hundred years have passed since those hardy and courageous souls, obeying a call from President Brigham Young, str...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1863

    1863 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1863. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1863 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1851

    1851 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1851. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1851 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Battalion Project

    Add members of the Mormon Battalion to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. The Mormon Battalion was the only religiously based unit in United States military history serving from July 1846 to July 1847 during the Mexican-American War. The battalion was a volunteer unit of approximately 560 Latter-day Saints men led by Mormon company offic...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1864

    1864 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1864. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1864 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1850

    1850 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1850. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1850 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1847

    1847 This project covers all 2,157 Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1847. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1847 Mormon Pioneer Ar...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1861

    1861 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1861. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1861 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1854

    1854 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1854. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1854 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project

    This is a master project covering the Mormon Pioneers. The original Brigham Young-led pioneer company has a separate project page. Other projects are organized by year of departure. Choose one of the 24 Projects Below 1846 Ship Brooklyn, 1847 Brigham Young (Original Pioneer Company) Additional Pioneer Company Yearly Migrations: 1847, 1848, 1849, 1850, 1851, 1852, 1853, 1854, 1...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1868

    1868 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1868. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1868 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1862

    1862 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1862. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1862 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1867

    1867 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1867. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1867 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1866

    1866 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1866. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1866 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1859

    1859 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1859. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1859 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1848

    1848 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1848. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1848 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1849

    1849 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1849. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1849 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1853

    1853 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1853. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1853 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1857

    1857 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1857. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1857 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1858

    1858 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1858. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1858 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1865

    1865 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1865. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1865 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneer Overland Trail Brigham Young Pioneer Company (1847)

    Project Scope: This project covers the original 1847 Brigham Young led pioneer company. The original pioneer company consisted of 143 men, 3 women, and 2 children. They covered the 1031 miles of the trail in 111 days. During the next 2 decades 70,000 others would follow. How to Participate If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one of the Pro...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1846 ship Brooklyn

    1846 Ship Brooklyn. New York harbor--Cape Horn South America--Sandwich Islands (Hawaii) to Yerba Buena (San Francisco) This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1846 on the Ship Brooklyn only. This dangerous trek of nearly 24,000 miles (39,000 km) would claim 10 lives of the ship's 238 passengers, nine of which we...

  • Idaho Pioneers

    Idaho Pioneers will include persons who lived in Idaho before Statehood, 3 July 1890. If you so desire, "The Idaho State Genealogical Society" issues certificates to those who can prove their descent from a Pioneer. There are 3 different certificates you can apply for: Pioneer certificates are issued to direct descendants of persons who lived in Idaho before Statehood, 3 July 1890. Applic...