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  • Find a Grave

    Find A Grave is a free online resource for finding the final resting place of family, friends, and famous individuals. With millions of names and photos, it is an invaluable tool for the genealogist and family history buff. Content and features Find A Grave memorials can contain rich content including photos, biographies and dates. Members can submit listings to the website and place reques...

  • Harrison County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • American Civil War

    The American Civil War (1861–1865), also referred to as the War Between the States or simply the Civil War, was a civil war fought in the United States of America. In response to the election of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, 11 southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America ("the Confederacy"); the o...

  • Confederate States Cavalry (CSA)

    Southerner was, on average, considered a superior horseman to his Northern counterpart, especially early in the war. Roads in the rural South were generally poor, and horses were used more for individual transportation than they were for the carriages and streetcars of the urbanized North, where many of the early Federal cavalry regiments were formed.[6] Furthermore, Southern society was more s...

  • Taylor County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Mormon Pioneers 1861

    1861 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1861 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Lesser Figures in the American Civil War

    A project for the lesser known figures (e.g., common soldiers, spies, people who helped free slaves, etc.) in the American Civil War. This can also include famous people who are not known, however, for their service in this war. This battle was fought by many, both in action and in the aid of the people's' spirit. So let us not forget all who fought this grandiose war. We include both people wh...

  • Grand Army of the Republic

    The "Grand Army of the Republic" (G.A.R.) was a fraternal organization composed of veterans of the Union Army (United States Army), Union Navy (U.S. Navy), Marines and the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service who served in the American Civil War for the Northern/Federal forces. Founded in 1866 in Decatur, Illinois, and growing to include hundreds of posts (local community units) across the nation, (pred...

  • Marion County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Jewish Families of Frankfurt am Main, Germany

    This project concerns the 625 Jewish families identified in Alexander Dietz 's Stammbuch der Frankfurter Juden (1907). Many gravestones from the Frankfurt Jewish cemeteries are available online at Steinheim Institut . Also available online is Ele Toldot (These are the Generations) , a collection of transcriptions of genealogical records of the Jewish community of Frankfurt am Main, made by th...

  • Jewish Families from Suhl (Thüringen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Suhl (Thüringen), Germany. JewishGen-Suhl (Thüringen)

  • Victims of the Nazi Holocaust - קרבנות הנאצים בשואה

    Victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust קרבנות הנאצים בשואה This project's mission is to list the names of the victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust to show that these victims are not just an anonymous mass, but were, and some still are, millions of human beings with ...

  • Bełżyce Ghetto

    This project aims to collect all of the profiles of persons who were inmates of the Ghetto at Belzyce Ghetto near Lublin. The German army entered the town in mid-September 1939, and the Jewish population became subject to the persecution and terror carried out throughout Lublin Province. In February 1940 about 300 Jews from Stettin (then Germany) were deported to Belzyce. In February and March ...

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

    This project is used to relate all units from Illinois who served in the Union Army.

  • SmartCopy

    Tool for copying genealogical data into Geni. SmartCopy is a Google Chrome browser extension that allows advanced Geni users to copy information and profiles from various sources into Geni. It provides quick access to research links and HistoryLink tools. Download & install SmartCopy with this link! Once you have successfully installed the Chrome extension, you should see an 'icon' on the...

  • When Scotland was Jewish

    Family names identified by various research sources posted below that belong to Scots Judaic families. Also included are family names of "marrano" origin. Some Jewish families converted to Christianity and some did not, becoming crypto Jews as they strove to integrate into their host communities. Aaron, ABBOTT, ACEVEDO, ACOSTA, ADAMS, ADKINS, AGUILAR, AGUIRRE, ALBERT, ALEXANDER, ALFORD, A...

  • British Military Presence in India 1612 to 1947

    British Military Presence in India 1600 to 1947 This project is to include the GENi profiles of British officers and men who served in India before 1947, employed either directly by the British Government or the East india Company. Please add any suitable profiles to this project, regardless of rank. See also Related GENi projects or of Interest India - British Colonial times Gove...

  • The Migration From Øyer (Øier), Oppland, Norway

    Øyer is a municipality in Oppland County (Fylke), Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Gudbrandsdal and is located in the Sørdalen portion of the Gudbrandsdalen Valley. The river of Gudbrandsdalslågen (Lågen) flows through the valley. The Gudbrandsdalen Valley is mentioned extensively in the Heimskringla (Chronicle of the Kings of Norway) by Snorri Sturlus...

  • Notable People

    A collection of the Celebrity or Famed people, "Good" or "Evil" on Geni. Scroll through the 800+ profiles of prominent figures with bio's attached on the right side of the page under "Profiles". ' News Media Anderson Cooper Ted Turner Cokie Roberts Christiane Amanpour Julian Assange Movie Industry Jack Warner

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  • Military history of Britain project

    About Military history of Britain project The aim of this project is to collect profiles from everyone who was part of the British military trough history and to share a common interest in UK military matters. This project will also function as an umbrella project for other UK military projects on Geni. Please do not hesitate to build this project with us by adding information and profiles an...

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  • County Dublin Burials

    People Buried in County Dublin Republic of Ireland Image Right - Glasnevin Cemetery a.k.a. Prospect Cemetery If you know where in County Dublin a person was buried please link their profile to this project. Noteworthy people can be listed under the cemetery name below. Related Project County Dublin, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards for information reg...

  • Cape Verde Genealogy

    Cape Verde /ˌkeɪp ˈvɜːrd/ or Cabo Verde /kɑːboʊ ˈvɜːrdeɪ/, /kæ-/ (Portuguese: Cabo Verde, pronounced: [ˈkabu ˈveɾdɨ]), officially the Republic of Cabo Verde, is an island country spanning an archipelago of 10 volcanic islands in the central Atlantic Ocean. Located 570 kilometre...

  • Reich Refugees during Holocaust 1933-1945

    The idea of this project is to include "all" refugees from the Holocaust who managed to emigrate from Europe to safe countries, and to connect these immigrants to their families in Europe. Holocaust & Reich Refugees & Emigrés 1933-1945 List of Project Profiles Nazi Regime GenocideTimeline , Interactive Timeline The German Nazi persecution started with the Nazi boycott of Jewi...

  • Jewish Families from Meiningen (Thüringen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Meiningen (Thüringen), Germany. JewishGen-Meiningen (Thüringen)

  • Union Army

    The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War , which lasted from 1861 to 1865. It consisted of the small United States Army, known as the regular army, which was augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by northern U.S. states, consisting of volunteers as well as conscripts. The Union Army fought and eventually defeated the Confederate States A...

  • Doddridge County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Spurious Pedigrees

    Come collaborate and share your knowledge of spurious pedigrees. Add links; add profiles; identify wishful thinking, leaps of fancy, mistakes since corrected but still in circulation ... and outright scams. from Fraudulent Genealogy by Lisa South, Certified Genealogist There are many reasons that people create fraudulent genealogies: 1. Family members that are trying to hide something...

  • American Ministers (post-Colonial)

    Minister (Christianity) In Christian churches, a minister is someone who is authorized by a church or religious organization to perform functions such as teaching of beliefs; leading services such as weddings, baptisms or funerals; or otherwise providing spiritual guidance to the community. The term is taken from Latin minister "servant, attendant", which itself was derived from minus "less...

  • DNA Mapping of the Slave Routes to Southern Africa

    This is a project I [Sharon] have been publicly talking about doing for a long long time. It's one of those niche areas of human research that you know someone is going to do a very significant inter-disciplinary PhD on - sometime in the near future. But, until then - it exists as a huge aporia that we need to fill in order to be able to work with the data we're garnering on Geni, in a way that...

  • Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Tailors

    TAILOR A tailor is a person who makes, repairs, or alters clothing professionally, especially suits and men's clothing. Although the term dates to the thirteenth century, tailor took on its modern sense in the late eighteenth century, and now refers to makers of men's and women's suits, coats, trousers, and similar garments, usually of wool, linen, or silk. A tailor-made is a man's suit...

  • Americans in World War II

    Americans in World War II Many of our family members, from around the world, had served in this massive campaign. Whether they had served in Europe, Africa, Asia or the Pacific, they are all a part of history. The purpose of this group is to bring them all together in one place. Sources: Fields of Honor - Database - In this database, personal memorial pages can be found for the la...

  • United States Navy

    This project is intended for all Naval personnel. Please feel free to include any that served the United States in this capacity from 1786 to Present. A separate project has been set up for those that served in the Continental Navy 1775 - 1785 . The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the Uni...

  • Korean War

    The Korean War (25 June 1950 – armistice signed 27 July 1953) was a conventional war between South Korea, supported by the United Nations, and North Korea, supported by the People's Republic of China (PRC), with military material aid from the Soviet Union. The war was a result of the physical division of Korea by an agreement of the victorious Allies at the conclusion of the Pacific Wa...

  • United States Army

    The United States Army (USA) is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces that performs land-based military operations. It is also the largest overall and oldest established branch of the U.S. military, and is one of seven U.S. uniformed services. The modern army has its roots in the Continental Army which was formed on 14 June 1775, to meet the demands of the American Revolutionar...

  • American slave owners

    American slave owners or slaveholders were owners of slaves in the United States which typically worked either as agriculture laborers or house servants. The practice was common until its abolition in 1865 with the end of the Civil War and the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution. For the time being, we are using this as the Slavery Plantation umbrella or portal. Lis...

  • Orange County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site Orange County Historical Society No Matter What Befalls Me This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to Orange County Virginia. See the Related Projects for details. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

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  • Barbour County, West Virginia, USA

    Wikipedia Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • American politicians

    American politicians are people who are professionally involved in politics in the United States. Related projects Continental Congress United States Cabinet members United States Presidents and Vice Presidents United States Senators

  • United States Senators

    Welcome to the United States Senators project on Geni! This project aims to bring together all of the profiles for the men and women who have served in the upper house of the American legislature since it was first convened in 1789. Anyone who has ever served in the United States Senate should be added to the project. Resources The Senate maintains a list of all senators in U.S. history ,...

  • United States Senators from North Carolina

    United States Senators from North Carolina List of United States Senators from North Carolina (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from North Carolina (with wikipedia links)

  • North Carolina Governors

    List of Governors of North Carolina:

  • American Revolutionary War

    For DAR information, see Daughters of the American Revolution ‎. The American Revolutionary War (1775–1783) or American War of Independence began as a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and thirteen British colonies in North America, and concluded in a global war between several European great powers. The war was the culmination of the political American Revolution, wher...

  • Potawatomi Migration from Wisconsin & Michigan to Canada

    Purpose: The purpose of this project is to identify names of Potawatomi people who migrated from the USA to Canada shortly after the international boundary was established in accordance with the London Convention of 1818, a wide scale migration driven largely by the 1833 Treaty of Chicago. See Logic of the Project: After 1818 regions south of the Great Lakes previously part of Canada became p...

  • Southhampton County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Indian Wars

    Indian Wars is the name used in the United States to describe a series of conflicts between White settlers or the federal government and the native peoples of North America. (This is a Master Project. We need help with expanding and fleshing out this project!) The wars were the result of the arrival of European colonizers who continuously expanded their territory pushing the indigenous popula...

  • Namesakes

    Namesakes Places, organizations and things named after people. Who is your city or town, village or tribe named after? Or how about the company you work for, or the consumer product that you just bought at the store get its name? Have you ever wondered where a scientific discovery got its name? We often name our cities, towns, rivers, mountain rangers, airports, and universities after a pro...

  • Battle of the Little Bighorn (June 25–26, 1876)

    Battle of the Little Bighorn The Battle of the Little Bighorn, also known as Custer's Last Stand and, by the Native Americans involved, as the Massacre at Greasy Grass, was an armed engagement between combined forces of Lakota, Northern Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes, against the 7th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army. The battle, which occurred on June 25 and 26, 1876 near the Little ...

  • Notables of Native American Background

    What is a "notable?". "worthy of notice"; that is, "significant, interesting, or unusual enough to deserve attention or to be recorded". Notable in the sense of being "famous", or "popular"—although not irrelevant—is secondary. So let's celebrate our indigenous peoples (American Indian, First Nations, Aleuts, Caribbean Islands, Central and South American tribal peoples ... ) and...

  • Jewish Exogamy

    The goal of this project is to pinpoint profiles on Geni where the "Jewish" tree intersects with others . (N.B. "Jewish exogamy" is the politically correct variant of "intermarriage.") Profiles must be set to "public." Collaborators, please feel free to update, adding resource links, images, documents -- and inviting more collaborators. And let's use "discussions" to share personal stories,...

  • Centenarians

    Centenarians 100 ~ hundred ~ C ~ hundert ~ Jahrigen~Centenaires~Signerad EN : Until recently, living to 100 was considered a rare phenomenon. Within the past few years, however, with several hundred people reaching the century mark each month, scientists and laypeople alike are beginning to look upon these oldest of the old as beacons guiding us to a new, longer lived age. DE : Bis vor ...

  • Farmers or Growers

    farmer (also called an agriculturer) is a person engaged in agriculture, raising living organisms for food or raw materials. The term usually applies to people who do some combination of raising field crops, orchards, vineyards, poultry, or other livestock. A farmer might own the farmed land or might work as a labourer on land owned by others, but in advanced economies, a farmer is usually a fa...

  • KZ Stutthof

    KZ Stutthof was the first Nazi concentration camp built outside of 1937 German borders. Completed on September 2, 1939, it was located in a secluded, wet, and wooded area west of the small town of Sztutowo (German: Stutthof). The town is located in the former territory of the Free City of Danzig, 34 km east of Gdańsk, Poland . KZ Stutthof was the last camp liberated by the Allies, on...

  • Riga Ghetto גטו ריגה

    The Riga Ghetto was a small area in Maskavas Forštate, neighborhood of Riga, Latvia, designated by the Nazis where Jews from Latvia, and later from Germany, were forced to live during World War II. On October 25, 1941, the Nazis relocated all Jews from Riga and the vicinity to the ghetto while the non-Jewish inhabitants were evicted. Most of the Latvian Jews (about 24,000) were killed ...

  • Roman Catholic Church

    The Roman Catholic Church is the world's largest Christian church, with over a billion members. Led by the Pope , it defines its mission as spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ, administering its sacraments and exercising charity. The Roman Catholic Church is among the oldest institutions in the world and has played a prominent role in the history of Western civilization. It teaches that it is ...

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  • Jewish families from Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Česká Lípa (Böhmisch Leipa) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Česká Lípa [Cz], Böhmisch-Leipa [Ger], Laypen [Yid], Czeska Lipa [Pol], Lipa Yiddish: לײַפּע 42 miles N of Praha (Prague), 23 miles WSW of Liberec, in N Bohemia. In ...

  • Sephardic Families Who Settled in Europe after Expulsion from Spain in 1492

    The aim of this project is to document the Jews who settled in Western Europe after the Expulsion of from Spain in 1492. These families settled in Netherlands, Italy, Greece, England. Links Musica Romantica Video: The Sephardi Balkan Odyssey Jarrett Ross' Blog - Sephardic Genealogy American Sephardi Federation Sephardi Library Roots of Sefarad - Jewish Heritage in Spain ...

  • My Immigrant Ancestors—Mario Morel

    Introduction Préambule Les projets « Mes Pionniers » permettent à un membre Geni de rechercher et documenter leurs ancêtres qui ont colonisés l'Amérique. Cet édition s'applique à mes ancêtres, Mario Morel . Méthode La méthode est très simple : Je remontre mon arbre généalogique jusqu...

  • Auschwitz Concentration Camp - מחנה ההשמדה אושוויץ

    Auschwitz concentration camp (German: Konzentrationslager Auschwitz) was a network of concentration and extermination camps built and operated by the Third Reich in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during World War II. It was the largest of the German concentration camps, consisting of-: Auschwitz I (the Stammlager or base camp); Auschwitz II–Birkenau (the Vernichtungslager o...

  • Château-Richer, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Château-Richer ( carte ) fait partie de la MRC La Côte-de-Beaupré de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy Indiquez les lieux dans Geni // How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1639 et avant : Place Name...

  • Pioneers of Canada - Quebec

    Pioneers of Canada - Quebec Pictured right: Victor Begin was the only French Canadian officer serving in the NorthWest Mounted Police. and he had been with them for 15 years. If you would like to know a bit more, please consult the Skagway Historical Society which has posted a brief biography of Joseph Victor Begin. History: From New France to Confederation French colonization started w...

  • Sainte-Famille, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Sainte-Famille ( carte ) se trouve dans la MRC L'Île-d'Orléans de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy « La Sainte-Famille, Isle d'Orléans » : Forme utilisée jusqu'en 1854. Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni ...

  • Picardie (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces ~ Complete list of provinces Gentillé : Picard, Picards, Picarde, Picardes Langue(s) régionale(s) : picard , ch'ti Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni ... 1588 et avant : Hors domaine de ce projet ~ out of this project's scope ...

  • Memorial to European Rabbis that Perished in the Holocaust - זכרון לרבני אירופה שנספו בשואה

    Books and web sites about Rabbis that Perished in the Holocaust: Dr. Pnina Mysels wrote about Rabbis that perished in the Holocaust ( "רבנים שנספו בשואה "). The bibliography for that site More data about the Holocaust victims can be found in the Yad VaShem Data Base . Here I'd like to ...

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  • Notaries of Quebec, Canada

    Sommaire ~ Overview Le Québec étant une province bijuridique, le droit romano-civiliste y côtoie la common law. Les notaires sont donc en concurrence avec les avocats, sur certains secteurs, tout en bénéficiant des prérogatives notariales traditionnelles, notamment le monopole de la rédaction des hypothèques immobilières et des co...

  • Kainuu

    Geni project for Kainuu area families.

  • Os indígenas e a miscigenação étnica do Brasil / The indigenous and ethnic miscegenation in Brazil

    A formação do povo brasileiro como hoje o conhecemos tem início com o processo de colonização portuguesa nas primeiras décadas do século XVI. A miscigenação foi sempre um traço decisivo, se apresentando desde os primeiros contatos entre os portugueses e os indígenas nativos das terras brasileiras, assim como se observa...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Viana do Castelo ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho Viana do Castelo to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrantes portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de VIANA DO CASTELO . André Pereira Maciel (Darque, Viana do Castelo , Viana do Castelo, Portugal, ? - Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, 20 de fevereiro de 1800) c...

  • Jewish Families of Volhynia (Wolin) Gubernia

    Volhynia Gubernia - Other Names: Volinskaya, Wolin, Wolyn, Wolina, Wolinsk, Volinski, Wolinski, Volenskii, Wolenskj, Wolenskja, Volin, Volyn. Volhynia was located in what is now northwest Ukraine, on the border with Poland and Belarus. Volhynia was ruled by Poland until the late 18th century, when Poland was partitioned by the Prussian, Austrian, and Russian empires. After the partition of ...

  • Benjamin Nye - Nye Family of America

    The Benjamin Nye Homestead & Museum includes his home, the old grainger hall and mill site at Old Country Road, E. Sandwich, MA, USA 02537. Owned and maintained by the Nye Family of America Association, Inc. - www.nyefamily.org.No records exist of his birth in England, nor the ship he came to America in during the 1630's Great Migration.

  • Died in a fire

    Died in a fire if a person died as a result of burns, add to died from burns if they were executed by fire (a medieval punishment), add to Burned at the stake If the fire is a well-known historic event , please consider making a project for that event, and relating it to this project. (ie Died in Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire ) If all you know is "died in a fire," add to this proje...

  • Indigenous Artists of the Americas and Canada

    This project is for all Indigenous Artists of the Americas and Canada Please add profiles that apply. Collaborators may add to the list of names of artists in the about section and help build this project. Artists by region (insert artist profile in the category below; also add to the specific "tribe / region" project, related on the right of the project page) Canada Inuit Unite...

  • Inquisição Portuguesa (Portuguese Inquisition)

    O termo Inquisição refere-se a várias instituições dedicadas à supressão da heresia no seio da Igreja Católica. A Inquisição foi criada inicialmente para combater o sincretismo entre alguns grupos religiosos, que praticavam a adoração de plantas e animais e utilizavam mancias. A Inquisição medieval...

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  • People Who Died from Polio

    Polio This project is for those who DIED from Polio or a complication of polio. If they SURVIVED Polio, please add to : Polio Survivors Also known as: Poliomyelitis, polio, infantile paralysis Poliomyelitis , often called polio or infantile paralysis , according to the CDC, is an incurable, "crippling and potentially deadly infectious disease caused by a virus that spreads from person t...

  • Imigrantes Alemães ao Brasil / German Immigrants to Brazil

    A imigração alemã iniciou-se em 1818 quando os primeiros colonos alemães são mandados para a Bahia. Em 1823, após a independência, foram criados os batalhões de estrangeiros, para garantir a soberania nacional. Então, a busca oficial por colonos (nesta fase, alemães) passou a ser uma política imperial. Em julho de 18...

  • Edelstein

    The goal of the project - to clarify who among Edelstein are relatives, and who are namesakes. Surname Edelstein ( Эдельштейн , עדעלסטעין ) has a double root and translated from German (or consonant with the Yiddish language) as a noble or precious (edel) stone ...

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto - גטו טרזיינשטאט-טרזין

    This project aims to collect all of the profiles of persons who were inmates of the concentration camp Theresienstadt also referred to as Theresienstadt Ghetto located in what is now the Czech Republic. Overcrowding and disease During WWII, the ghetto Terezín (Theresienstadt) was one of the major sites of suffering and death for the Jews of the Bohemian Lands and several European cou...

  • Treblinka Extermination Camp - מחנה ההשמדה טרבלינקה

    Treblinka Extermination Camp - KZ Treblinka Konzentrationslager (Concentration Camp) Treblinka (Polish pronunciation: [trɛˈbʎinka]) was a Nazi extermination camp in occupied Poland during World War II near the village of Treblinka in the modern-day Masovian Voivodeship of Poland. The camp, which was constructed as part of Operation Reinhard, operated between July 23, 19...

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  • People Connected to County Wexford

    People Connected to County Wexford Republic of Ireland See also County Wexford Burials County Wexford - Main Page County Wexford Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Wexford

  • Kuusalu kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Kuusalu kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. Asukoht kaardil Otsing Find A Grave andmebaasis NB! Andmebaas uuene...

  • Pioneers of California

    Pioneers of California will include those who emigrated to California prior to the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad in 1869 . Although California was admitted to the Union in 1850, travel between California and the rest of the continental U.S. remained time consuming and dangerous. Once the Transcontinental Railroad was completed, hundreds of thousands of U.S. citizens came west, mar...

  • Pharaohs of Egypt

    Pharaoh Pharaoh is a title used in many modern discussions of the ancient Egyptian rulers of all periods. The title originates in the term ‘’pr-aa’’ which means ‘’great house’’ and describes the royal palace. The title of Pharaoh started being used for the king during the New Kingdom, specifically during the middle of the eighteenth dy...

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  • Maly Trostinets extermination camp

    Maly Trastsianiets extermination camp (see alternate spellings), located near a small village on the outskirts of Minsk, Belarus, was the site of a Nazi extermination camp. Originally built in the summer of 1941, on the site of a Soviet kolkhoz, as a concentration camp, to house Soviet prisoners of war who had been captured following the German attack on the Soviet Union which commenced on Ju...

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  • Jewish families from Kouřim (Kaurzim), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kouřim (Kaurzim) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Cemetery: Pictures: [ ]

  • Quarrymen of The Box Freestone Quarries

    This is a project to gather all the Quarrymen who mined limestone in the Quarries of Box. Mining first started in the Quarry in the Roman Times. It flourished in the Victorian era, but mining in the quarry ceased in the 1970s.

  • Lublin Ghetto גטו לובלין

    The Lublin Ghetto was a World War II ghetto created by Nazi Germany in the city of Lublin in occupied Poland, on the Nazi-administered territory of the General Government. Its inhabitants were mostly Polish Jews, although a number of Roma were also present. The Lublin Ghetto, set up in March 1941, was one of the first Nazi-era ghettos in occupied Poland to be "liquidated". In November 1942 ar...

  • Jewish families from Potěhy (Potieh), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Potěhy (Potieh) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Prominent Individuals of Goan Origin

    Prominent Individuals of Goa. The mere mention of Goa evokes visions of sun, sea and sand. However, one should not forget its delicious cuisine, ubiquitous Feni with sorpotel and more importantly its extremely fun loving but mostly talented people who originate from varied ethnicities and proudly call themselves GOAN . The history of Goa (Velha Goa and Novas Conquistas) goes back to time me...

  • Genealogia das famílias da Cidade de Goa / Genealogy of families of the City of Goa

    Familias da Cidade de Goa Genealogia das famílias da Cidade de Goa / Genealogy of families of the City of Goa Cidade de Goa also called as ilhas de Goa or Tiswadi. The present capital of Goa: Panajim, lies on this island. Tiswadi is also where the city of Old Goa (Velha Goa), a World Heritage Site, was established.

  • Archdiocese of Goa, Roman Catholic Priests (including Priests of Goan origin) / Arquidiocese de Goa, Padres Romanos Católicos (incluidos os Padres de origem Goesa)

    Archdiocese of Goa-Roman Catholic Priests The Age of Discovery introduced Christianity in Goa from 1510, starting a culture that would leave an indelible stamp of Catholicism on the Goan people. Forty-eight years after D. Afonso de Albuquerque conquered Cidade de Goa, the first priest of Goan origin emerged from the Seminary of Chorão, his name was Pe. André Vaz. This young man ...

  • Tallinna Metsakalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need, kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt " Tallinna Metsakalmistu " koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Tallinna Metsakalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis Tallinna Metsakalmistu Find A Grave andmebasis ----------------------------------...

  • Westerbork

    The Westerbork concentration camp (Dutch: Kamp Westerbork, German: Durchgangslager Westerbork) was a World War II Nazi refugee, detention and transit camp in Hooghalen, ten kilometres north of Westerbork, in the northeastern Netherlands. Its function during the Second World War was to assemble Roma and Dutch Jews for transport to other Nazi concentration camps. On 15 December 1938, the Dutch ...

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