Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Kainuu

    Geni project for Kainuu area families.

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  • 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...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Haukland Nedre, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad

  • Anarchy, Anarchism, and Anarchists

    The project with the goal to promote researching and presenting those involved in anarchist movement on Geni. All those who want to improve those profiles is welcome here, it is by no means limited only to anarchist participants. Well known anarchists A Pyotr Arshinov B Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bakunin Alexander Yehoshua Ovsei Osipovich Berkman Murray Bookchin Hakim Bey ...

  • Karjala / Karelen / Karelia

    Karjala (Finnish) / Karelen (Swedish) / Karelia (English) Karelia can generally be defined as the region of land between the Baltic Sea and White Sea settled by the Karelian ethnic group approximately 8,000 years ago. The region has been culturally divided since the 13th century into two halves, Western Karelia (also known as Swedish Karelia or Finnish Karelia) and Eastern Karelia (also known...

  • Jewish families of Oppeln/Opole

    Opole - a city in south-western Poland, Opole Province, a county capital and the center of Upper Silesia. It is located 315 km southwest of Warsaw. It lies on the Odra River, in the eastern part of the Silesian Lowlands. In 1921, some 3800 Jews lived here.

  • 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 cou...

  • 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 ...

  • Soligalich Genealogy

    По всеобщей переписи населения Российской империи 1897 года &...

  • MY FAR-AWAY COUSINS

    This is for all cousins from all over the world, let us keep it straight forward and only up to 1st, 2 and 3 times removed, otherwise it will get too big.

  • 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 ...

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  • South African World War II PRISONERS OF WAR

    This is the sub-project where all profiles of South Africans who were Prisoners of War during World War II can be added. All South African Army, Navy and Air Force soldiers (and civilians?) who were Prisoners of War during WWII can be added to this project. About 334,000 men volunteered for full-time service in the South African Army during the war (including some 211,000 whites, 77,000 bla...

  • 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 ...

  • 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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  • 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, kokonaisuu...

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  • Jewish Community of Mainz, Germany

    The Magic Land of Magenza, Jewish Life and Times in Medieval and Modern Mainz The Neue Mainzer Synagoge Mainz - Mayence, (”Magenza“ – the Hebrew name for Mainz) attracted many Jews in the relatively safe and enlightened Carolingian period as trade flourished. As early as the 10th Century, Jewish texts already looked back on many generations of settlement in Mainz. T...

  • 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 h&#...

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  • Varsinais-Suomi ja Satakunta

    Varsinais- Suomen ja Satakunnan monilla suvuilla on yhteyksiä keskenään. Varsinais-Suomi Varsinais-Suomi (ruotsiksi Egentliga Finland) on Suomen maakunta, joka sijaitsee Saaristomeren rannikolla ja saarissa. Maakunta koostuu Loimaan, Salon, Turun, Vakka-Suomen ja Turunmaan seutukunnista. Naapurimaakunnat ovat Ahvenanmaa lounaassa, Kanta-Häme ja Pirkanmaa koillise...

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  • Deutsche Mathematiker \\ German mathematicians

    Deutsche Mathematiker \\ German mathematicians × Deutsche Mathematiker Vereinigung ~ DMV Quelle: Sehe auch: Deutsche Wissenschaftler-projekt ∕ + ∞ Ehren-mitglieder Deutsche Mathematiker Vereinigung 1924 : Felix Christian KLEIN ‧ 1849-1925 ‧ ⌘ 1927 : Alexander Wilhelm von BRILL ‧ 1842-1935 ‧ ⌘ 1942 : David...

  • German Celebrity Birthday Calendar

    Birthdays of famous German personalities. Many profiles German personalities are already listed in Geni World Family Tree. This project is an overarching project! Please note that individuals are listed in the project, regardless of their political or religious views. A rating of their activities or influences carried out possibly by the assignment to subordinate projects! To add more...

  • Altavilla Milicia, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

    There are a number of people that have spent significant time researching people from Altavilla Milicia....viewing records on microfilm or viewing some of the more recent Altavilla records online, etc. The families of Altavilla Milicia overlap in many ways. Geni.com and this project is a great way for us to work together and combine all our research in one place and build an amazing tree conn...

  • Erlangen Displaced Persons Camp

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the profiles of displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors, who were residents of the Erlangen Displaced Persons Camp. This camp was located in Erlangen , Germany. cf: J Jüdische Euthanasie-Opfer der Heil- und Pflegeanstalt Erlangen by Wolfgang Appell (2016) (visit also: [ ] Braun, Julius * 1897, Niederstetten, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Unter...

  • Hoogleraren in de familie

    ---2015-feb-19-do-07:31+GMT-autumn-time DM--jMVu medewerking, aanvulling en completering welkom via document- e/o profiel-linking of discussie-bijdrage. voorwoord, inleiding en toelichting Hoogleraar of Professor wordt je na benoeming door ... aan een der faculteiten van 'n Universiteit of Hogeschool. Met die laatste bedoelt men in Nederland meestal een van de huidige TU's, de technische un...

  • Schloss Hartheim Euthanasia Center

    Schloss Hartheim Euthanasia Center (German: NS-Tötungsanstalt Hartheim) was a killing centre involved in the Nazi euthanasia programme, also referred to as Action T4. The killing centre was housed in Hartheim Castle in the municipality of Alkoven, near Linz, Austria. Hartheim statistics In June 1945, during investigations by US Forces into the former gassing facility at Hartheim, the...

  • Nazi Euthanasia Victims -- Aktion T4

    Action T4 (German: Aktion T4) was the name used after World War II for Nazi Germany's "Euthanasia programme" during which physicians killed thousands of people who were "judged incurably sick, by critical medical examination". The programme officially ran from September 1939 until August 1941, but it continued unofficially until the end of the Nazi regime in 1945. The name T4 was an abbreviat...

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  • The Sulaimani Jamat

    20th January 2011 : Building initiated of a complete list of historical/ public profiles of members of the Sulaimani Jamaat , a smaller sect of the Shi'a community mainly settled in India, Pakistan & Yemen , with members spread across the Western World, Europe & GCC in the past few decades of the 21st century. February-June 2011 : Historic profiles of the Al-Hindi, Banu Al-Anf & Banu Al-Makra...

  • Badrbagh

    January 2011 : 1st Project for Sulaimani Community August 2012 : Dear All, This was started as a test project when I first started using GENI in January 2011. I am thinking of maintaining only 1 project for the community in order to set ease and convenience for all members. All historic profiles, and updates will be added only to that project then, and all members are invited to follow that...

  • Eesti professorid

    Kasulikku teavet: 1. Fotol on Agronoomia emeriitprofessor Paul Kuldkepp Sünd: Saaga elk.52.0.1:81?80,466,1073,123,0

  • Eesti teadlased

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid teadlasi, akadeemikuid ja teadustööde ning avastustega seotud Eestimaa isikuid läbi kõigi ajajärkude.

  • Eesti arstid

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti arste läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Arstide loend Vikipeedias Kogumik Eesti arstide saatustest alates 1939.aastast "Eesti arst läbi aegade" (Tallinn, 1989)

  • Karjalankannas

    Karjalankannas (ven. Карельский перешеек, Karelski perešejek, ruots. Karelska näset) sijaitsee Suomenlahden perukoilla ja Laatokan eteläpuolella ja alue yhdistää maantieteellisesti Venäjän Suomeen. Karjalankannas kuului ...

  • 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...

  • 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 häm&...

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  • Eesti sõjaväelased

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti sõjaväelasi läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Sõjaväelased Eesti VR kavalerid II Maailmasõja ohvrid Eestlastest kavaleride elulood I Maailmasõjas Ohvitseride andmekogu Eesti Vabariigi kaadriohvitseride saatus 1938-1996. Vello Salo (Okupatsioonide Repressiivpoliitika Uurimi...

  • Who Do You Think You Are?

    This project aims to gather together the Geni profiles for all of the notable figures who have been featured on the genealogical television program Who Do You Think You Are? The program has been broadcast in dozens of countries and has many national versions, all of which are included in this project. Who Do You Think You Are? When you add a profile for someone featured on the program, plea...

  • First Ancestor to Immigrate to U.S.A.

    Purpose A project intended to list ancestors that were the first to immigrate to the country now known as the United States of America. Many managers place a profile picture similar to the one on the right on their ancestor that emigrated from another country and arrived in the U.S.A to build a new life. This project creates a data base of those pioneers. Your ancestor profiles added to thi...

  • Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen

    (laatst gewijzigd op 14-01-2017 JFTB) (This portal is associated with the International Dutch Portal , the portal for English speaking Geni users) Dit portaal is tot stand gekomen door de enorme inzet van de volgende grondleggers; Fred Bergman die het project heeft gecreëerd met hulp van -geni-NL-gids- Jeannette, George Homs, en vele andere Nederlandse Geni gebruikers die allen een b...

  • Jewish families from Hroznětín, Nejdek and Jachymov (Lichtenstadt, Neudek and Sankt Joachimstal), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Hroznětín, Nejdek and Jachymov (Lichtenstadt/Lichtenstein, Neudek and Sankt Joachimstal) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. From the Jewish Cemetery Project; US Commission No. CZCE000277 [also see Karlovy Vary] Alternate names: (German) Lichtenstadt and (Hebrew) Lash in Karlovy Vary, Bohemia at 50°18' ...

  • Ondergrondse Pers 1940-1945

    De ondergrondse pers 1940-1945 ("De Winkel" of "DOP") is een overzichtswerk van Lydia Winkel, waarin bijna alle bekende illegale bladen in Nederland tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog beschreven worden. Behalve bladen zijn ook pamfletten in het overzicht opgenomen. In totaal heeft Winkel 1176 uitgaven kunnen documenteren - al kwamen daar in de aanloop naar het boek nog eens 14 titels bij. In de twe...

  • Suomen kaarti --- Vanha kaarti

    SUOMEN KAARTI --- VANHA KAARTI Projekti kokoaa yhteen Suomen kaartin sotilaat ja pitää etusivullaan luetteloa Turkin sodassa olleista. Kaarti eli Henkikaarti ansaitsi itselleen kunnianimen Vanha kaarti osallistuttuaan menestyksellä Turkin sotaan 1877 - 1878. Kaartin historian maineikkain ja voitokkain taistelu käytiin Bulgarian Gornyi Dubnjakissa. Sotaan l&#x...

  • EAÕK Suure-Jaani kirik ja kogudus

    Suure-Jaani Peetruse ja Pauluse kirik ja kogudus Оллустферская православная церквь Св. Петра и Пав&#x...

  • Eesti õpetajad

    Siia projekti võiksid kuuluda läbi aegade õpetajaametit pidanud inimesed. Eduard Marjak: Aleksander Aruoja-(Arbeiter): Samuel Keerberg: Samuel Keerberg Rein Aedma: Aedma Johannes Seyboth; Karl Kirri. Erastvere Koolmeister:1829-1841a. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Julie Arrosson(M...

  • Prominent Scientists: (i) Exact Sciences & Natural Sciences

    Prominent scientists who have made major contributions to our understanding of our world and the rules of nature. *Exact Sciences - Mathematics & Computer Sciences; Physics *Natural Sciences - Chemistry and more.... This project is on History Link where you can discover in which projects your ancestors appear Selected Profiles (listed by activity period): Exact Sciences ...

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  • Izbica Ghetto

    The Izbica Ghetto was a Jewish ghetto created in Izbica in occupied Poland during World War II, serving as a transfer point for deportation of Jews from Poland, Germany, Austria and Czechoslovakia to Belzec and Sobibor extermination camp s. SS-Hauptsturmführer Kurt Engels was the commandant of the camp. In the camp, the Jews from Germany were differentiated from Polish Jews by the colo...

  • Japan Prize

    The Japan Prize is awarded annually to scientists and engineers from around the world who have made significant contributions to the advancement of science and technology, thereby furthering the cause of peace and prosperity of mankind. The Prize is awarded by the Japan Prize Foundation since 1985. Each year two fields of scientific endeavor are honored. The Japan Prize laureates receive a ...

  • Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients

    The Presidential Medal of Freedom is an award bestowed by the President of the United States and is—along with the comparable Congressional Gold Medal bestowed by an act of U.S. Congress—the highest civilian award in the United States. It recognizes those individuals who have made "an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, w...

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  • Eesti Õigeusu Vaimulikud

    Projekti eesmärk on koondada ja koguda läbi ajaloo Eesti õigeusu kogudustes tegutsenud vaimulikke. Õigeusu kirikus loetakse vaimulike hulka lisaks preestrile ja diakonile ka köster-salmilugeja, kes preestrite kõrval aitasid läbi viia jumalateenistusi, osalesid kirikutalitustel, korraldasid koguduse asju, olid õpetajad kihelkonnakoolides. ...

  • Riia Vaimulik Seminar 1846-1918 (Eesti)

    Riia Vaimulik Seminar (vene keeles Рижская духовная семинария, läti keeles Rīgas Garīgais seminārs) on Läti Õigeusu Kiriku vaimulik õppeasutus. Aastatel 1850–1919 oli see Ri...

  • 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...

  • World War One - Casualties

    Casualties of World War One See also - World War 1 Main page The aim of this project is to record the fatalities of World War 1 by country. Africa - 10.000 South Africa - 7.000 Lieutenant Douglas Bayley de Bruyn Royal Lancaster Regiment, transferred to 35 Squadron Royal Flying Corps. Killed in a flying accident in Thetford, 27th May 1916, aged 20. Shirley Spiro 1916, British...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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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  • Священнослужители Рязанской епархии

    Пока жива память - жив человек! Историко-статистическое оп...

  • Four Star Generals

    Army Four Star Generals George Washington Ulysses S. Grant William Tecumseh Sherman Philip Sheridan Tasker H. Bliss John J. Pershing Peyton C. March

  • Heart Failure

    Heart failure Heart failure (HF), often referred to as chronic heart failure (CHF), occurs when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body's needs. The terms congestive heart failure (CHF) or congestive cardiac failure (CCF) are often used interchangeably with chronic heart failure. Signs and symptoms commonly include shortness of breath, excessive tiredn...

  • Venjoki (Slavanka)

    Welcome to the Venjoki project! Please join if any of your ancestors are from Venjoki. Villages of Venjoki: Anttila, Glaasova, Haapasaari, Haikkola, Hampaala, Hietakylä, Humalasaari (Hynnisi), Huuhka, Hyvösi, Hällölä, Häyhäsi, Hörkkölä, Jäniskylä, Kaakkala, Kapasi, Kaskisaari, Kekälekylä, Kelola ...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Avalanche 1875

    THE AVALANCHE.Great Race Home—Triangular Contest—A Fatal Collision.the Avalanche was a fine comfortable ship of 1160 tons, owned by the Shaw, Savill and Albion Co. She made some good runs in the New Zealand trade, especially on one occasion when racing Home with the celebrated crusader. After completing three successful voyages to Wellington she came to grief when starting out aga...

  • Inkeri / Ingerimaa / Ingermanland / Ингерманландия

    This is a cooperation project for genealogical study of Ingrian families - Votian, Izhorian, Finnish, Estonian, Swedish or Russian, all who have roots in this corner of the world or identify themselves as Ingrians. Historical Ingria (Finnish: Inkeri or Inkerinmaa; Russian: Ингрия, Ижорская C...

  • Stolpersteine in Germany

    Stolpersteine in Germany This is a child project of Stolpersteine and is intended to house all the profiles of monuments placed in Germany. Stolpersteine (Stumbling Blocks) is a project of the artist Gunter Demnig . With appropriately placed plaques he wants to remind us of the fate of people who were persecuted, murdered, deported, expelled or driven to suicide during the Nazi period. ...

  • Top 100 WWE Wrestlers Of All Time

    The Rock "The Heartbreak Kid" Shawn Michaels Bret "Hitman" Hart The Undertaker Triple H Stone Cold Steve Austin Bruno Sammartino Hulk Hogan Macho Man Randy Savage Bob Backlund Chris Jericho Ric Flair Kurt Angle

  • Hanila kalmistu

    Hanila kalmistu asub Läänemaal Hanila vallas.

  • Coopers

    Cooper - n. - a person whose work is making or repairing barrels and casks (Webster's New World Dictionary) From Barrel Making : We often think in terms of wine or whiskey when we think of the things likely to be contained in a barrel. But, all sorts of foods were stored in barrels. Sauerkraut was fermented and stored in them. Fish, meats and some vegetables were dried and salted then store...

  • Tavern Keepers and Brewers of Early America

    Here's to our ancestors! Without them where would we be? ~ Flagon and Trencher Traditional Toast Project overview The purpose of this project is to highlight early American tavern keepers and innkeepers, as well as the brewers, vintners, distillers and importers who supplied them. Profiles: Tavern keepers, innkeepers, brewers, cider-makers, vintners, distillers, importers of alcoholic b...

  • 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,...

  • 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...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Edwin Fox 1875

    Edwin FoxShip: 836 tonsCaptain: John S DaviesSurgeon Superintendent: Dr TigheSailed London December 23rd 1874 - arrived Wellington April 18th 1875The Edwin Fox was a full-rigged ship of 836 tons, built to the order of the famous East India Company. In 1878 her rig was changed to a barque. About the year 1873 she was brought by the Shaw, Savill Company, and in that year she made her first tri to...

  • Jewish Families of Swarzędz (formerly Schwersenz, Posen)

    Swarzedz is located at 52°25' N 17°05' E 166 mi W of Warszawa. It is a small town about 13 km from Poznan. Jewish settlers were living there for many years. A web site at offers some insight into the present day town. The Jewish population in the 1800's was limited, with many people moving to the larger cities by the early 1900's. Yad Vashem records 154 people who were born in S...

  • Jewish Families of Königsberg (today Kaliningrad, Russia) - (קהילת יהודי קניגסברג (היום קלינינגרד, רוסיה

    Koenigsberg was one of the most important Jewish centers in Prussia/Germany. The former capital of East Prussia is part of Russia today, and is now known as Kaliningrad. The settlement of Jews was allowed only in the beginning of the 18th century despite the presence of Jewish traders from Poland and Lithuania at the Königsberg fairs since the middle of the 16th century. The Chevra K...

  • 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...

  • The Royal Air Force

    RAF Badge The Royal Air Force United Kingdom Image Right - Royal Airforce Logo The purpose of this project is to give a short history of the Royal Air Force and to gather together Geni profiles of people who have served in the service. Please link any RAF profiles to the project regardless of rank. Names with Bold links are to Geni profiles or projects. Other links take you to external ...

  • People Connected to Cheshire

    People Connected to Cheshire Historic County of England See also Cheshire - Main Page Cheshire - Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Cheshire Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards of Cheshire

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  • 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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  • Jewish Soldiers in World War I (1914-1918)

    At the outbreak of the war, the Jews, eager to demonstrate their loyalty to their respective countries, rallied to the war effort. Initially the Jews in Russia were no exception, but when the policy of deportation was implemented, many Jews began to pray for the victory of the Central Powers. Nevertheless, about half a million Jews donned Russian uniforms. On the opposite side, almost 100,000...

  • 16th Century British Politicians

    16th Century British Politicians Pictured right is Thomas Savage, 1st Viscount Savage of Rocksavage It would be helpful if anyone adding profiles to this project could please also add them to the alphabetical list below: A B C George Carleton James Colyer D E Gyles Estcourt F Charles Foxe G Ralph Gifford Roger Gifford MP Pysician to Queen Elizabeth

  • 1993 World Series Champion Toronto Blue Jays

    The 1993 Toronto Blue Jays season was the franchise's seventeenth season of Major League Baseball. It resulted in the Blue Jays finishing first in the American League East with a record of 95 wins and 67 losses.[1] They were shut out only once in 162 regular-season games. The Blue Jays would repeat as World Champions and become the first back-to-back champions since the 1977–1978 New Yor...

  • Canadian Mayors

    This is the master project for all of the projects that are created to keep track of the Mayors in Canadian cities or towns. The following cities, towns and counties have been expanded out as part of this project and any of the profiles added to those projects should also be added to this one. Alberta Calgary Edmonton British Columbia Vancouver Victoria Manitoba Winn...

  • 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

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Waimea 1876

    WaimeaShip: 848 TonsCaptain: DevittSurgeon Superintendent: Dr W. W. DunkleySailed London 2nd July 1876 - arrived Wellington 4th October 1876For over twenty years the ship Waimea, which flew the flag of the New Zealand Shipping Co. traded to New Zealand, and during that time she brought out a large number of immigrants to this country. A vessel of 848 tons, she was built at Hamburg in 1868, and ...

  • Geni Guide to Chinese Names

    For general information on Chinese genealogy, see the China Portal project. If you use English or any non-Chinese language as interface language across the site, and you'd like to fill in the Chinese characters, please note that the name fields under Chinese tabs have been changed as follows. title : the highest full imperial or noble title, including the posthumous name (諡) as rec...

  • Regiments and Corps of the British Army

    Regiments and Corps of the British Army Main Index "There is no such thing as the British Army, only a confederation of regiments, hopefully fighting on the same side, all preserving their individuality by being as different from one another as possible." This is an observation from a 20th C journalist which opens the preface of P D Griffin's book Encyclopedia of Modern British Army R...

  • Early Families of Roxbury, Massachusetts

    This will be an umbrella project to pinpoint the families who were early settlers of Roxbury, Massachusetts. Some of these already have their own projects, e.g., Captain John Johnson and Edward Riggs. It was said that the best people settled in Roxbury. They were people of substance, many of them farmers, none being 'of the poorer sort.' They struck root in the soil immediately ...

  • Kose Kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Kose Kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projektiga liituda on võimalik...

  • 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 ...

  • St. Petersburg merchantry

    Купцы (а также купчихи) всех гильдий Санкт-Петербурга и ист&#...

  • 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 ...

  • Jewish Families of Kraków (Poland) - קהילת יהודי קראקוב

    Krakow was one of the largest Jewish centers in Poland/Galicia. Founded before the end of the first millennium, the city of Krakow (Cracow), located today in southern Poland, served as the seat of the Piast Dynasty and eventually as the capital of the Polish Kingdom until the early 17th century. After the third partition of Poland in 1795, Krakow became the seat of Galicia province in the Aus...

  • Kommunismi mustad kuriteod (Eestis)

    Siia võiksid kuuluda need, kes on olnud represseeritud vene võimude poolt, aga ka need, kes on represseeritutega (vangi langenud, küüditatud vm vene võimu poolt ahistatud) lähedased, sugulased, hõimlased, naabrid, tuttavad, sõbrad jt represseeritute ja küüditatutega seotud inimesed. Paragrahv 58 ehk § 58 oli 1926. ...

  • 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 ...

  • Cordwainers

    Please add your cordwainer ancestor profiles: must be set to public. Project collaborators, please feel free to update the project page, add resources, documents, and images ... and invite more collaborators. the shoe trades Include .... Shoemakers Cobblers What is a Cordwainer? from The Honorable Cordwainer's Company An Ancient Calling The term "cordwainer" is an Anglicizat...

  • 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

  • O'Reilly's of Banawn Kenmare Co. Kerry

    My Grandmother is Kate Reilly from Garrymore, Banawn, Kenmare,Co. Kerry and this is my attempt to trace the family origins in the Kenmare area. Ua Ragallagh -- is the tribe of the O'Reilly's and they occupied most of the South of what is now Co. Cavan and bits of adjacent counties. They are a people who have been on this Island for a very long time. I have attached a clan map which shows that t...

  • Sobibor Extermination Camp - מחנה ההשמדה סוביבור

    Sobibor was a Nazi German extermination camp located on the outskirts of the town of Sobibór, Lublin Voivodeship of occupied Poland as part of Operation Reinhard; the official German name was SS-Sonderkommando Sobibor. Jews from Poland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Czechoslovakia, as well as Soviet prisoners of war (POWs) (many of them Jewish), were transported to Sobibor by r...

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