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  • Porin läänin jalkaväkirykmentti

    Porin läänin jalkaväkirykmentti 1626 - 1809 Tietoa Wikipedia Porin prikaatin kilta Sivun lopussa on ratsutilapataljoona, joka siirtyi hajotetusta Henkirakuunarykmentistä 1791. Siinä on neljä komppaniaa jalkamiehiä, joita yleensä kuitenkin nimitettiin rakuunoiksi. Entiset ratsutilat varustivat ja asuttivat heidät. Sodat ja taistelut Puolan sota 30-vuotinen sota Suuri Pohj...

  • Keski-Suomi, Pirkanmaa ja Häme

    Historiallinen Hämeen maakunta (Keski-Suomi, Pirkanmaa ja Häme) Häme (ruots. Tavastland) on ollut yhtäjaksoisesti asuttuna kivikaudelta lähtien. Rautakaudella ja keskiajalla maata viljelevä asutus keskittyi Kokemäenjoen vesistön alueelle ja Päijänteen eteläisille rannoille. Keski-Suomi oli lappalaisten ja hämäläisten eränkävijöiden erämaata, vaikka sielläkin on jälkiä myös varhaisesta maata v...

  • Pohjanmaa

    Historiallinen Pohjanmaan maakunta Pohjanmaa (ruots. Österbotten, kirjaimellisesti ”Itäpohja”, vrt. Ruotsissa Länsipohja, ruots. Västerbotten) on Suomen historiallinen maakunta. Pohjanmaa on pinta-alaltaan Suomen historiallisista maakunnista suurin. Pohjanmaa käsittää nykymaakunnista Etelä-Pohjanmaan valtaosan, kokonaisuudessaan Keski-Pohjanmaan, Kainuun, Pohjois-Pohjanmaan ja Pohjanmaan ny...

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  • 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, whereby many of th...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Patriots

    A project for DAR members to meet each other, and for non-members to find ancestors that enable them to join. Use the related projects below to help focus your DAR research goals. Geni Project - DAR Patriots Geni Project - DAR Descendants Geni Project - DAR Daughters "The Daughters of the American Revolution is a charitable organization that requires members be women over 18 able to...

  • Leesi kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Leesi kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projektiga liituda on võimalik nupu "Tegevused"...

  • Zagreb

    Gradonačelnici Zagreba kroz povijest* Janko Kamauf (1851. - 1857.)* Josip F. Haerdtl (1857.)* Svetozar Kušević (1858.)* Johan Lichtenegger (1858. - 1861.)* Vjekoslav Frigan (1861. - 1868.)* Makso Mihalić (1868. - 1869.)* Dragutin pl. Czekus (1869. - 1872.)* Pavao Hatz (1872. - 1873.)* Stjepan Vrabčević (1873.)* Ivan Vončina (1873. - 1876.)* Stanko Andrijević (1876. - 1879.)* Matija Mrazović (18...

  • New York with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

    This Project is for those who were born, lived, and died in the State of New York.

  • Officers of the Russian Imperial Army

    If in your family tree you have a persons that were Officers of the Russian Imperial Army, please add them to this project. It would be great if within profile description there would be brief biography.Within opened profile page use the 'Actions' button to "Add to project". Select this project (you must be on the list of collaborators in this project to see it on the selection list). You may a...

  • Circus people

    Circus people are people who owned or were employed by a travelling circus, including performers suchs clowns, acrobats, animal trainers, musicians, and other stunt-oriented artists, as well as circus hands, managers, and accountants. List of notable circus people Owners P. T. Barnum (1810 – 1891) American circus owner of the Barnum & Bailey Circus Seth Howes (1815 – 1901) American circus...

  • Cowboys

    Add professional cowboys, rodeo cowboys, and ranchers to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. Overview A cowboy is an animal herder who tends cattle on ranches in North America, traditionally on horseback, and often performs a multitude of other ranch-related tasks. The historic American cowboy of the late 19th century arose from the vaq...

  • Notable Kentuckians

    Persons of note who were born, raised, or spent portions of their lives in the American Commonwealth of Kentucky. Additions to the list welcome. notables John Adair pioneer and political leader; Muhammad Ali , boxer Alben W. Barkley vice president; Louis D. Brandeis jurist; John Mason Brown critic; Kit Carson scout; Champ Clark politician; George Clooney actor; Rosemary Cl...

  • Colorado with Counties and Communities Project

    This is a project for Colorado and it Counties. You may place relations here and in the county. (Name of Community),(Name of County),(Name of State). Person of Contact: Chris L.Mathews Please go to following link for more information.

  • Wyoming with Counties, Towns and Communities Project .

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

  • Notable businesspeople

    Businesspeople (also businessmen or businesswomen ) are people involved in a particular undertaking of activities for the purpose of generating revenue from a combination of human, financial, and physical capital. List of notable businesspeople Aerospace industry‎ Thomas O Paine (1921-1992) USA Advertising Leo Burnett (1891 - 1971) Fairfax M. Cone (1903 - 1977) USA George Ho...

  • Albany County, Wyoming

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Wyoming. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Albany County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 census, the population was 36,299. Its county seat is Laramie,[2] the site of the University of Wyoming. It is north from the Colorado state line.== C...

  • Hoteliers

    A hotelier is a person who oversees or manages a hotel. He or she may be the owner of the establishment, the chairperson of the board that operates the hotel, the chief executive of a hotel location or chain, or the general manager of the hotel. A Brief History From Hotels: a brief history By Jacques Levy-Bonvin From antiquity to the Middle Ages The history of hotels is intimately conne...

  • American television actors

    For television actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American television actors are actors from the United States who perform on television. Television is one of the major mass media of the United States. Ninety-nine percent of American households have at least one television and the majority of households have more than one. As a whole, the television networ...

  • Miners

    {in construction} The purpose of this project is to regroup miners of all types, all fields. See also Prospectors . Coal Mining The Coalmining History Resource Centre from Raley’s Solicitors Wikipedia: History of Coal Miners Mining Towns Chibougamau {much more to come}

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  • Hopkins County, Kentucky

    This project is part of the Commonwealth of Kentucky Portal. About the Project Please use this project to add, research, document, and discuss your ancestors from Hopkins County, Kentucky. You can add profiles for: People born in Hopkins County, Kentucky People who lived in Hopkins County, Kentucky People who died in Hopkins County, Kentucky When you find helpful resourc...

  • Mechanic

    mechanic is a tradesman, craftsman, or technician who uses tools to build or repair machinery.Many mechanics are specialized in a particular field such as auto mechanics, truck mechanic, bicycle mechanics, motorcycle mechanics, boiler mechanics, general mechanics, industrial maintenance mechanics (millwrights), air conditioning and refrigeration mechanics, aircraft mechanics, diesel mechanics, ...

  • Wisconsin with Counties, Towns and Communities Project .

    This Project is for those who were born, lived, and died in the State of Wisconsin. Adams Ashland Barron Bayfield Brown Buffalo Burnett Calumet Chippewa Clark Columbia Crawford Dane Dodge Door Douglas Dunn Eau Claire Florence Fond du Lac Forest Grant Green Green Lake Iowa Iron Jackson Jefferson Juneau Kenosha Kewaunee La Crosse ...

  • Sublette County, Wyoming

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Wyoming. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Sublette County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,247. The county seat is Pinedale. It is a sparsely populated rural county in western Wyoming, along the Green ...

  • Sweetwater County, Wyoming

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Wyoming. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Sweetwater County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 census, the population was 43,806. Its county seat is Green River. In area, it is the largest county in the state. It is in the southweste...

  • People who died from a Heart Attack

    Myocardial infarction (MI) or acute myocardial infarction (AMI) , commonly known as a heart attack , occurs when blood flow stops to part of the heart causing damage to the heart muscle. The most common symptom is chest pain or discomfort which may travel into the shoulder, arm, back, neck, or jaw. Often it is in the center or left side of the chest and lasts for more than a few minutes. The di...

  • State of Wyoming

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . The state of Wyoming was organized as a U.S. territory on July 25, 1868 from parts of Dakota, Idaho, and Utah territories. It includes land acquired by the U.S. under the Louisiana Purchase (1803), the Annexation of Texas (1845), the Oregon Treaty (1846, and Mexican Cession (1848). Wyoming was admitted to the Union on July 10, 1890. Please ...

  • Farmers, Growers and Sharecroppers

    Introduction A 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 farme...

  • Soviet deportations from Lithuania

    Please reference this project after you upload images of Lithuanian deportees.All the selected pictures can be found under "Photos and documents" - mark on the right side of the page.If you have a persons that was a deportee of the Soviet system, please add them to this project. It would be great if within profile description there would be brief biography.All tagged images can be found under "...

  • Noble Lithuanian Family Trees

    Please indicate this project under the images of genealogical schemes containing the Lithuanian nobility.

  • Engineers

    engineer is a professional practitioner of engineering, concerned with applying scientific knowledge, mathematics, and ingenuity to develop solutions for technical, societal and commercial problems. Engineers design materials, structures, and systems while considering the limitations imposed by practicality, regulation, safety, and cost. The word engineer is derived from the Latin words ingenia...

  • People with Funny Names

    Deceased people with funny names. Not applicable to Native Americans, whose names seem comical because they are concepts and things as opposed to theophorics, patronymics, careers and geographical references, which is what makes up western proper & surnames. Many German names seem comical due to their ultrapolysyllabic features; John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt, Adolf Schicklgrueber, Pumpernicke...

  • Mesa County, Colorado

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Colorado. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Mesa County is one of the 64 counties of the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 146,723. The county seat is Grand Junction.[2] The county was named for the many large mesas in the area, inc...

  • People Connected to Kent

    People Connected to Kent Historical County of England See also Historic Buildings of Kent Kent Burials Kent - Genealogical Resources Kent - Main Page Kent Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

  • World War One: Armed Forces - England

    World War One: Armed Forces England The British Army during World War I was fought by units which were made up exclusively of volunteers—as opposed to conscripts—at the beginning of the conflict. Because of the numbers involved this project is one of a number of projects where GENi profiles of World War One armed forces can be added. This project aims to honour those born in England who...

  • British Armed Forces

    British Armed Forces Image Right - The Battle of Marston Moor, 1644 Please add people who served in the British Armed Forces to this project, regardless of service period or location. The purpose of the project is to serve as a Military Portal for the British Armed Forces, but also to catch members of the British armed forces who have not been added to (but not excluding) any of the pro...

  • World War I - Veterans and Survivors

    Veterans and Survivors of World War I Image right - Harry Patch the last British army veteran of World War I who died aged 111 in 2009 This project is dedicated to everyone who served during World War I .. and survived. It is a global project. veteran - noun - a person who has had long service or experience in an occupation, office, or the like: a veteran of the police force; a vetera...

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  • World War I

    World War I ( WWI ) was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. It was predominantly called the World War or the Great War from its occurrence until the start of World War II in 1939, and the First World War or World War I thereafter. It involved all the world's great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies (based o...

  • St Francois County, Missouri, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Missouri. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. St. Francois County is a county located in the Lead Belt region in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 65,359. The largest city and county seat is Farmington. The county was officially...

  • Carpenters

    Everyone is invited to add their "hammering" ancestors to this project (profiles must be set to public). Project collaborators, feel free to update the project description, adding notes, documents, images, resources ... and inviting more collaborators. From Glimpses of 17th and 18th Century colonial American life There were men who earned a living at carpentry.  If they lived in a port town...

  • Montgomery County, Missouri, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Missouri. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county.

  • Iron County, Missouri, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Missouri. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Iron County is a county located in the Lead Belt region in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,630. The largest city and county seat is Ironton. Iron County was officially organized...

  • Atchison County, Missouri

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Missouri. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county.

  • Northwestern University

    University=Northwestern University (NU) is a private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago in Illinois, United States, as well as Doha, Qatar. Home to twelve schools and colleges, Northwestern offers 124 undergraduate degrees and 145 graduate and professional degrees.Northwestern was founded in 1851 by John Evans, for whom the City of Evanston is named, and eight other lawye...

  • Virginia with Counties, Towns and Communities Project .

    Unitied States Area Communities Offical State Website Wikipedia This project is an umbrella project for all of the local jurisdictions within the Commonwealth of Virginia. The Commonwealth of Virginia was initially composed of only four shires. Each shire, and later each county was composed of one or more parishes because the Commonwealth was originally officially Anglican and tithes we...

  • Savo

    SavoSavo (ruotsiksi Savolax) on Suomen historiallinen maakunta Itä-Suomessa. Se sijaitsee Karjalan ja Hämeen välissä.Suur-Savo alkoi muotoutua noin 1400-luvulla, jolloin ensimmäinen Savon ja Lappeen vastainen raja vahvistettiin maaoikeuden tuomiolla. Keskiajalla savolaiset joutuivat useaan otteeseen puolustamaan maitaan. Lännessä vastassa olivat hämäläiset, itäraja taas oli samalla valtakunnan ...

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  • Andrew County, Missouri

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Missouri. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county.

  • State of Colorado

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . The state of Colorado was organized as a U.S. territory on February 28, 1861 from parts of Kansas, Nebraska, Utah, and New Mexico territories. It includes land acquired by the U.S. under the Louisiana Purchase (1803), the Annexation of Texas (1845), and Mexican Cession (1848). Colorado was admitted to the Union on August 1, 1876. Please do ...

  • People Connected to Devon

    People Connected to Devon Historic County of England See also Devon - Main Page Devon Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Devon Devon Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

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  • Merchants

    merchant is a businessperson who trades in commodities produced by others, in order to earn a profit. The status of the merchant has varied during different periods of history and amongst different societies. Merchants have often been the subject of works of art.There are two types of merchant.A wholesale merchant operates in the chain between producer and retail merchant, typically dealing in ...

  • State of Utah

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . The state of Utah was organized as a U.S. territory on September 9, 1850 from land acquired by the U.S. under the Mexican Cession (1848). Utah was admitted to the Union on January 4, 1896. Please do not add profiles to the State of Utah project. Add them to the appropriate sub-project. Projects Cities and Towns Heber Valley, Utah in...

  • People Connected to Cornwall

    People Connected to Cornwall Historical County of England See also Cornwall - Main Page Cornwall Genealogical Resources Historical Cornwall Historic Buildings of Cornwall Cornwall Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards Also of Interest Cornish People

  • State of Missouri

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . MISSOURI "The Show-Me State" Missouri (see pronunciations) is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States, achieving statehood in 1821.[5] With over six million residents, it is the eighteenth most populous state and host to the mean center of United States population. The largest urban areas are St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfi...

  • Uusimaa ja Kymenlaakso

    Historiallinen Uudenmaan maakunta Uusimaa (ruots. Nyland) on Suomen maakunta, joka sijaitsee Suomenlahden rannikolla. Uudenmaan historiallinen maakunta käsittää laajemman alueen, joka jakautuu Uudenmaan ja (läntisen) Kymenlaakson nykymaakuntiin. Uudenmaan rannikko on ollut perinteisesti ruotsinkielistä seutua, sisämaassa on puhuttu suomen kielen hämäläis- ja lounaismurteita. Kielten alueell...

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  • Sinologists - China Specialists

    Sinology is the academic study of China primarily through Chinese language, literature, and history, and often refers to Western scholarship. List of sinologists Australia Rafe de Crespigny , Geni Private (born 1936) Charles Patrick Fitzgerald (1902- 1992) Colin Mackerras (born 1939) Robert Henry Mathews (1877-1970) John Minford Robert Henry Mathews...

  • Columbia University

    Columbia University Columbia University in the City of New York , commonly referred to as Columbia University , is an American private Ivy League research university located in New York City, New York, United States. Columbia is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of New York, the fifth oldest in the United States, and one of the country's nine Colonial Colleges founded b...

  • Rurik Dynasty (862 - 1598)

    The Rurik dynasty Рю́риковичи one of Europe's oldest royal houses with numerous existing cadet branches, was a dynasty founded by the Varangian prince Rurik, who established himself in Novgorod around the year 862 AD. The Rurikids were the ruling dynasty of Kievan Rus' (after 862), the successor principalities of Galicia-Volhynia (after 1199), Chernigov, Vladimir-Suzdal, and the Grand Duchy of ...

  • BOTES unlinked

    This is the Project that every unlinked Botes profile [abbreviation UNL] should be added to first. Any person whose born/maiden name is BOTES and for whom there is no answer to the question: WHO IS HIS/HER FATHER? should be listed here. The intention of this project is to be a hub of information for unlinked Botes Profiles so that through collaboration, they could be linked to his/her father ...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - New Zealand

    World War I (WWI, WW1, the First World War, the Great War) was a global war originating in Europe and lasting from 1914 to 1918. When the United Kingdom declared war on Germany at the start of the First World War, the New Zealand government followed without hesitation, despite its geographic isolation and small population. It was believed at the time that any declaration of war by the United ...

  • Geni-Israel ג'ני-ישראל

    ברוכים הבאים לקהילה של משתמשי ג'ני בישראל. Welcome the community of Geni users from Israel. _________________________________________________________ *להלן תזכורות תקופתיות Geni-Israel ג׳ני-ישראל This project is a “gate-way” to the extensive Israeli community on Geni. As such, this page is in Hebrew (English translation at bottom). Feel free to post questions or whatever in English, in ...

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  • Eestlased Chicagos - Chicago Estonians

    Siia projekti kogume kõik eestlased kes on Chicagos või selle ümbruses elanud mõnda aega, tegutsenud eesti organisatsioonides ja osalenud eestipärastel üritustel. Nende hulgas: Chicago Eesti Maja (Estonian House of Chicago) Chicago Eesti Selts Põhja Illinois Eestlaste Koondis EELK Chicago Esimene Kogudus EELK Chicago Pauluse Kogudus Kesk - Lääne Eesti Noorte Koondis (KLENK) Chicag...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Daughters

    Appropriate Profiles This project is designed to link all proven DAR Daughters. It would be beneficial to potential Daughters and researchers to include the patriot's ancestor number somewhere in the "About Me" section of the daughter's profile along with their DAR member number. If you do not know the patriot's ancestor number, you can find it on this website . Famous Daughters Susan B...

  • Karjaan maatilat - Karis hemman.

    Kylä Bondby - Tilan nimi Bondby. Berndt Johan Emil Wikholm Emilia Adelia Wikholm Kylä Brasby - Tilan nimi Gällar Johan Hugo Sandholm Anna Linnéa Sandholm Kylä Brynikbacka - Tilan nimi Brynikbacka. Thure Theodor Ahlblad Sigrid Anna Ahlblad

  • 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 names, relationships and personal biographies. They all live on in our hearts and minds. ---We will Never Forget and wi...

  • Jewish Families from Zvíkovec (Swikowetz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the town of Zvíkovec (Swikowetz), Bohemia, in the Czech Republic.

  • Children of the Holocaust - ילדים קרבנות השואה

    This project is in memory of the 1.5 million precious innocent young souls martyred in the Shoah. Children of the Holocaust Kindertransport 1938 - 1940 Biographies and Stories Memorial to Children of the Holocaust Anne Frank Nazis’ Aryan ‘Poster Child’ Was Actually Jewish Photo of the Little Girl in Red Coat

  • 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 or exter...

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto - Ghetto Terezín - 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 countries....

  • Zamość Ghetto

    In 1941, prior to the invasion of the Soviet Union, the Bauleitung der Luftwaffe began to build airfields at Mokre and Labunie, near Zamosc. Jewish work camps were also established in these villages. A group of Jews from the ghetto worked in these camps, which survived the liquidation of the ghetto itself. The number of Jewish workers there was enlarged in 1942. Several dozens of the Czech Jews...

  • Jewish families from Hořovice (Horowitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Hořovice (Horowitz) in Central Bohemian Region in the Beroun district. Czech Republic.

  • 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 1824, os primeiros alemães chegam ao Sul do Brasil (ver Argus ), sendo assentad...

  • Callaway County, Missouri, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Missouri. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Callaway County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 United States Census, the county's population was 44,332. Its county seat is Fulton. The county was organized November 25, 1820, and nam...

  • Yeoman

    Yeomen were farmers In the late 14th to 18th centuries, yeomen were farmers who owned land (freehold, leasehold or copyhold). Their wealth and the size of their landholding varied. Often it was hard to distinguish minor landed gentry from the wealthier yeomen, and wealthier husbandmen from the poorer yeomen. Sir Anthony Richard Wagner, Garter Principal King of Arms, wrote that "a Yeoman wou...

  • Massachusetts with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

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

  • Metaphysics - 19th Century

    Metaphysics is a branch of philosophy that deals with the nature of consciousness and existence. In popular usage the word refers loosely to a number of non-traditional belief systems and spiritual practices. This project includes key metaphysical wirters and teachers of the 19th century. Key Figures Amos Bronson Alcott (1799-1888), American Transcendentalist William Ellery Channing (...

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  • Jewish Families from Plzeň (Pilsen), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Bohemian town of Plzeň (Pilsen) in the Czech Republic. PILSEN (Czech Plzeň), city in W. Bohemia, Czech Republic; its Jewish community was one of the earliest in Bohemia. The first documentary record is a decree of 1338, signed by *Charles IV, in which the city's administrators were ordered, under penalty, to pro...

  • Shipbuilders and Shipwrights

    Shipbuilding is the construction of ships and floating vessels. It normally takes place in a specialized facility known as a shipyard. Shipbuilders, also called shipwrights, follow a specialized occupation that traces its roots to before recorded history. Shipbuilding is one of the oldest industries in the United States with roots in the earliest colonial settlements. Shipbuilding quickly bec...

  • Sarcoma

    Please add profiles for those who died from any form/site with Sarcoma. A sarcoma is a rare kind of cancer. Sarcomas are different from the much more common carcinomas because they happen in a different kind of tissue. Sarcomas grow in connective tissue -- cells that connect or support other kinds of tissue in your body. These tumors are most common in the bones, muscles, tendons, cartilage, ...

  • Notables in the Newspaper Business

    Notables in the Newspaper Business Famous Newspapers New York Times Owners William Randolph Hearst American newspaper magnate and leading newspaper publisher Rupert Murdoch Australian-American business magnate. He is the founder and Chairman and CEO of News Corporation, the world's second-largest media conglomerate. Adolph Simon Ochs American newspaper publisher and former...

  • Curator Profile Exchange: Master Project

    Fellow curators, please use this project to deposit any Master Profiles (MP) you no longer wish to curate. When assuming curatorship of profiles, please do so with in intention of maintaining and improving them. Thank you. Please be sure to remove profiles from the project when you assume curating responsibilities. Curators, please add your interest areas! Please, let me know if you wan...

  • Global Tree Projects - Historic Tree Validation Initiative

    Background I am reviewing my 33rd grandfather Harald I Fairhair . Last time it took some days to clean him up, which required some research and consulting with other curators and managers to clarify for myself the 'most correct' structure of his tree. I believe I left his tree in relatively pristine condition having solved most duplicates, merges and conflicts in his proximity. I also searc...

  • People Connected to Lancashire

    People Connected to Lancashire England Map Right - The historical boundary of Lancashire, in red, and the modern-day boundary of the ceremonial county, in green See also Lancashire - Main Page Lancashire Genealogical Resources Historical Lancashire incl. Manchester Merseyside Historic Buildings of Lancashire Greater Manchester post 1974

  • Adair County, Missouri

    This project is for those that were born,lived, and died in Adair County,Missouri.

  • North Carolina with Counties, Towns and Communities Project.

    This project is for those who were born,lived, and died I the State of North Carolina.

  • 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 other 25...

  • Confederate States Army

    The Confederate States Army was the army of the Confederate States of America (or "Confederacy") while the Confederacy existed during the American Civil War. On February 8, 1861, delegates from the seven Deep South states which had already declared their secession from the United States of America adopted the Provisional Constitution of the Confederate States of America. On February 28, 1861, t...

  • Jewish Genealogy Portal: A Guide to Jewish Projects and Resources on Geni

    On Geni you can access and collaborate on the most comprehensive Jewish family trees ever created. This Portal is a guide to significant Jewish genealogy umbrella or resource projects on Geni. After the Historical Projects overview, the Portal is organized primarily by geographic region, similar to the database structure at JewishGen . The Portal is meant to complement and reorganize the Jewish...

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  • The Groton Avery Clan

    Background In 1912 Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery published the seminal two volume edition THE GROTON AVERY CLAN. To this day it stands as the most complete and well researched genealogical reference of the Groton, Connecticut Avery line descended from Christopher Avery and Margery Stephens of England. This project is a compilation of Geni Profiles that are cit...

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  • J-M172 (Y-DNA)

    This project is about a Y-haplogroup, which defines a group of men by a shared set of inherited features in the DNA of their Y-chromosome. This implies they have a patrilineal ancestor in common, because only males carry a Y-chromosome, which they inherit from their father. The major Y-haplogroups were formed thousands of years ago, and therefore each group can today include thousands to millio...

  • Confederate States of America

    The Confederate States of America ( CSA or C.S.A. ), commonly referred to as the Confederacy , was an unrecognized secessionist state existing from 1861–65. It was originally formed by seven slave states in the Lower South region of the United States whose regional economy was mostly dependent upon agriculture, particularly cotton, and a plantation system of production which in turn largely rel...

  • Bukharian Surnames

    An index of Bukharian Surnames with meaning (click on links to search) A Abayev / Abaev - son of Abo Abramov - son of Abram (Avraham). See Aharonov - son of Aharon Akilov - from "oq Il", which means clear mind, wise Akbashev / Akgbashoff - from "oq boshi", which means white head Aksakalov - from "oq soqol", which means white beard - a nickname for elders

  • Cause of death portal

    Portal to Geni Projects dedicated to "cause of death." No profiles please - Add profiles to the projects listed below instead Please index projects devoted to "cause of death" in this Portal project, and add Geni profiles to those specific projects. If you don't see a cause of death project that applies, start one. Please consider creating sub-portal projects ("umbrellas") to group together...

  • Alabama with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

    This project is for those from Alabama and/or their respective Counties. Please go to following link for further information.

  • New Zealand Pioneer Families 1800-1900

    New Zealand Shipping Index: This project intends to catalog the first generation of immigrants to New Zealand in the 19th century, and to organise the information and place them into the ships they arrived on. Please add your pioneer ancestors to the project by going to their profile, click "actions" click "add to project". Please make sure the profile is set to public. All Kiwis are welcome to...

  • New Zealand Murder Victims

    This page is intended to stand as a memorial to the victims of murder in New Zealand. Please add names by year and then alphabetically by last name if in the same year as another murder victim. 19th Century (1800-1899) 1866 James Battle was murdered on 12 June 1866 on the Maungatapu track by the 'Burgess gang'. 1866 James Dudley was murdered on 13 June 1866 on the Maungatapu track by the ...

  • Jews of New York

    An umbrella project for all projects related to New York Jews. Jews of New York Yizkor Books Online at New York Library Center for Jewish History New York City Ackman Ziff Genealogy Institute Center for Jewish History in New York City Famous New York Jews Woody Allen Barbra Streisand Menachem Schneersohn

  • Lithuanian Army Officers

    Please indicate this project under the images of Lithuanian army officers. All tagged images can be found under "Photos and Documents" tag on the right side of this page.

  • People Connected to Warwickshire

    People Connected to Warwickshire Historic County of England See also Warwickshire - Main Page Warwickshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of Warwickshire Warwickshire Genealogical Resources The Visitation of the county of Warwick in the year 1619. Taken by William Camden, Clarenceaux king of arms

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