Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Memorial: USSR political terror victims

    ❢IMPORTANT❢ Do not start adding random people to this project. It helps nobody and will quickly turn it into some sort of flame-war regarding who belongs and who doesn't. Please read the goal of the project below. After you understand what the project is about and you want to add relevant people, please make sure that you inform Volodya Mozhenkov , so that profiles are not dupli...

  • 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...

  • Kainuu

    Geni project for Kainuu area families.

  • 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 koillisessa,...

  • 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 ...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil

    Este projeto engloba imigrantes, colonos, banidos, deportados, exilados e expatriados vindos de Portugal ao Brasil. Imigração Portuguesa ao Brasil Este é o projeto principal que será redirecionado para outros subprojetos, conforme links relacionados à Lista de Concelhos abaixo. Veja as Orientações. Imigração portuguesa no Bras...

  • Knights

    This project is a beginning introduction study of knights in genealogy. The mission is to help form a foundation of such membership and understanding of the family lines source for below: A knight is a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch or other political leader for service to the monarch or country, especially in a military capacity. Historically, in Europe, knightho...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • Jewish Families of Hodonin (Göding), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Hodonín (Göding) in today's Czech Republic. The KehilaLinks page on Hodonín (JewishGen) tells us that "a Jewish community existed in Hodonín as early as the first half of the 17th century. Most Jewish families of the fairly large community were expelled from the town in the ...

  • 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...

  • Jewish Families from Prostějov (Prossnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    Austrian manufacturing town, in the province of Moravia. Probably its earliest Jewish settlement dated from the latter half of the fifteenth century, when exiles from Olmütz found a refuge there (1454). Up to the time when the restriction on the freedom of residence of Jews in Austria was removed, Prossnitz was the second largest congregation in Moravia, numbering 328 families (see Famil...

  • Nazi Germany

    ABOUT PROJECT Nazi Germany is the name of Germany as it was under Hitler's rule. This project is basically a pool of all the known people who were members of the Third Reich associated by marriage or work (not necessarily politicians or military, but also people who may have been employed as secretaries or servants). This is not a memorial project to glamorize a horrific era, but a project ab...

  • Jewish Families from Kadaň (Kaaden), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kadaň (Kaaden) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Ordinary Fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

    Scope of Project This project is a place to gather together profiles of the Ordinary Fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Overview The Royal Society of Edinburgh is Scotland's national academy of science and letters. It is a registered charity, operating on a wholly independent and non-party-political basis and providing public benefit throughout Scotland. Established in 1783, it ha...

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  • The Royal Society

    The Royal Society A Gathering of the greatest of minds. The Royal Society is a Fellowship of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence The Royal Society is a self-governing Fellowship of many of the world’s most distinguished scientists drawn from all areas of science, engineering, and medicine. The Society’s fundament...

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  • World War II - Casualties

    Casualties of World War Two See also - World War II Main page This is a universal project. Please link Geni profiles of Military Casualties to the project. Because many WW2 deaths went unrecorded estimates for the total number of casualties in the war vary. Some estimates suggest that 75 million people died in the war, including about 20 million military personnel and 40 million civilians...

  • Nicholas 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

  • 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

  • Savon ja Savonlinnan läänin jalkaväkirykmentti

    Tietoa Ainutlaatuisen tasokas sivusto: Savon rykmentti Wikipedia Sodat ja taistelut 30-vuotinen sota Suuri Pohjan sota Kaarle XII:n sota (Norjan sotaretki) Kustaa III:n sota Suomen sota Harjoittelupaikat Mikkeli Savon ja Savonlinnan läänin jalkaväkirykmentti 1626 - 1809 1. Henkikomppania Rykmentin komentajat 1625-1630: Gustaf Horn...

  • Lincoln's Inn

    The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn is one of four Inns of Court in London to which barristers of England and Wales belong and where they are called to the Bar. The other three are Middle Temple, Inner Temple and Gray's Inn. It is believed to be named after Henry de Lacy, 3rd Earl of Lincoln. Lincoln's Inn is situated in Holborn, in the London Borough of Camden, just on the border with the ...

  • Eesti teater

    Kuna eesti näitlejatel on eraldi projekt, siis siia koondame eesti teatritega seotud inimesed läbi kõikide ajajärkude: teatrilavastajad ja dramaturgid -koreograafid ja balletitantsijad, ballettmeistrid, -repetiitorid, -suflöörid, -dirigendid, -koormeistrid, -orkestrandid ja -kontsertmeistrid, -kunstnikud ja -dekoraatorid -teatripedagoogid, -...

  • Pilistvere kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Pilistvere kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. ----------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Braxton 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

  • Imposters

    Imposters An impostor (also spelled imposter) is a person who pretends to be somebody else, often to try to gain financial or social advantages through social engineering, but just as often for purposes of espionage or law enforcement. Aim of this project The aim of this project is to create a collection of profiles of all international imposters , feel free to add names and profiles to t...

  • The Battle of Farmington, MS May 9, 1862, US Civil War

    The Battle at Farmington, Mississippi was fought on May 9, 1862 at Farmington, Mississippi. General Brag had 25,000 men. The Union had 12,000 tropops on hand and the Wisconsin 8th Infantry was ordered to draw the enemy out as to count their numbers and they withdrew to a swamp north of town. Wisconsin 8th reported 5 killed, 14 severly wounded, and 19 slightly wounded. Old Abe the Screaming Eagl...

  • 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

  • Paldanius-suku

    Projektin tarkoituksena on koota yhteen Tuomas Laurentii Paldaniuksen jälkeläisten sukupuu. Paldanius-nimen varhaisin kantaja Tuomas Laurentiin poika Samuel Paldanius (k. 1651) toimi Paltamon kirkkoherrana. Paltamo” on johdos sanasta ”palta”, joka merkitsee ’rinnettä, rantapengertä’, joten siihen sukunimikin pohjimmiltaan palautun...

  • 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 ...

  • The clergy of the Diocese of St. Petersburg

    Тут собираем персон и информацию о священно- и церковносл�...

  • Hemman i Nagu södra skärgård före 1729

    Till en början läggs personer in som är födda före 1729 och deras eventuellt yngre makar. För bondefamiljer i projektet används standardiserade stavningsformer i för- och mellanrnamnsfälten. Hemmansnamn kan användas som hjälpmedel tillfälligt under projektets uppbyggnad, som specificerat nedan. Vi sät...

  • Disappeared

    This project is about people who disappeared mysteriously, and whose current whereabouts are unknown or whose deaths are not substantiated, as well as a few cases of people whose disappearance was notable and remained mysterious for a long time, but was eventually explained. To participate - You do need to be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions"...

  • Greenbrier 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

  • Bath 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

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

    Purpose A project intended to list ancestors that were the first to immigrate to 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 U.S.A to build a new life. This project creates a data base of those pioneers. Your ancestor profiles added to this project will be printed usi...

  • Cumberland 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

  • 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...

  • Blacksmiths

    A blacksmith is a metalsmith who creates objects from wrought iron or steel by forging the metal, using tools to hammer, bend, and cut. Please add your ancestors to this project. Profiles must be set to public. This is an international project. Resources How to temper steel English Wikipedia Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths List of famous blacksmiths History of blacksmithing ...

  • Webster 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

  • British Army - Army Medical Services

    Royal Army Dental Corps WW2 Army Medical Services British Army Including Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC) Royal Army Dental Corps (RADC) Royal Army Veterinary Corps (RAVC)

  • People Connected to Wiltshire

    People Connected to Wiltshire Historical County of England See also Wiltshire - Main Page Historic Buildings of Wiltshire Wiltshire Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards Wiltshire Genealogical Resources The visitation of Wiltshire 1565 The visitation of Wiltshire 1623 Wiltshire Community History website ,

  • Jewish Families of Bydgoszcz (Formerly, Bromberg)

    This is a shell for Jewish Families of Bydgoszcz, Poland (formerly Bromberg in Posen, Prussia). Located in Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodship, Poland at 53°7′N 18°0′E External Links: Bydgoszcz on Wikipedia Bydgoszczc on Virtual Shtetl Bydgoszcz records on JRI-Poland.org Bydgoszcz Locality Page on Jewishgen.org

  • Authors of Hebrew books and Rabbinical Works

    This project aims to compile all the profiles of authors of Hebrew books and Rabbinical works. To be included in this project a link to the profile's work must be provided under the profile's 'overview' tab in the 'about' section.The link must be to either the Hebrew Books website [ ] or the Otzar HaHochma website [ ].

  • Ikaalisten kirkkoherrakunta

    Ikaalinen itsenäistyi Hämeenkyröstä vuonna 1641 omaksi kirkkoherrakunnakseen, Ikaalisten Kyröksi. Tätä ennen Ikaalinen oli ollut Hämeenkyrön kappelina jo yli sadan vuoden ajan. Näin muodostuneeseen Ikaalisten pitäjään kuuluivat myös nykyiset Jämijärvi, Kankaanpää, Karvia...

  • 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 bef...

  • Amelia County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site Amelia County was established in 1735 from parts of Prince George and Brunswick counties. The County is named for Princess Amelia Sophia of Great Britain, daughter of King George II. 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 Cont...

  • Eesti haridus

    Haridustöötajate projekt

  • Eesti sport

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti sportlasi aga ka sporditegelasi (ROK presidendid, spordiajakirjanikud, jms.) läbi kõigi ajajärkude.

  • 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...

  • Missionaries

    Feel free to request to collaborate and bring your family missionary profiles along. Profiles must be set to public. The word "mission" originates from 1598 when the Jesuits sent members abroad, derived from the Latin missionem (nom. missio), meaning "act of sending" or mittere, meaning "to send". The word was used in light of its biblical usage; In the Latin translation of the Bible, Christ ...

  • Giles 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

  • Lunenburg 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

  • South African mtDNA - Female Progenitors

    A mitochondrial DNA test (mtDNA test) traces a person's matrilineal or mother-line ancestry using the DNA in his or her mitochondria. mtDNA is passed down by the female, unchanged, to all her children. Her daughters will pass it onto all of their children, but her sons will not. Your mtDNA-line is therefore your mother's mother's mother etc; and your mtDNA South African Progenitor is the firs...

  • Nottoway 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

  • King William 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

  • Augusta 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

  • Jewish families from Mašťov (Maschau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Mašťov (Maschau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 for their service in this war. This war 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 who sided with ...

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

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

  • Kivennavan sukujen kantaisiä

    Projektiin kootaan kivennapalaisten sukujen ensimmäisten tiedossa olevien kanta-isien henkilöprofiileita. Ainakin aluksi pyritään ottamaan mukaan vain henkilöt, jotka ovat syntyneet 1700-luvun alkupuolella, tai sitä ennen. Henkilöiden liittäminen projektiin käy seuraavasti aika sujuvasti: 1. Katsokaa ketä projetissa on en...

  • Army of the Potomac (USA), US Civil War

    The Union Army of the Potomac fought in most of the Eastern Theater campaigns, primarily in (Eastern) Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. After the end of the war, it was disbanded on June 28, 1865, shortly following its participation in the Grand Review of the Armies. Famous Units Because of its proximity to the large cities of the North, such as Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New Y...

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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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  • Piteå lands

    -- Project "Piteå lands" / "Personer fra området Piteå i Sverige". This is a project to get a common, complete, and correct tree built of ancestors from Piteå country, Norrbotten county, Sweden. If you have people in the tree you are working on from Piteå who you could use help with, add their profiles to the project. You can also start a discussion. L...

  • Eestlased Krimmis

    Unistuste maa Krimm Oli aeg kui pärisorjus ühele grupile rahvast vastu hakkas. Oli küllalt palju neid kes olid valmis pika teekonna ette võtma , peasi kui saaks seda kauaigatsetud maad harida. Selle põhjuseks on janu vabaduse järele , kutse, lootus või sisemine tung minna ja rajada endale uus maa, uus kodu ja uus tulevik. Kunagi 150 aastat ...

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  • Jewish Families connected to Srem Schrimm, Poland

    Śrem [ɕrɛm] (German: Schrimm) is a town on the Warta river in central Poland. It has been situated in the Greater Poland Voivodeship since 1999; from 1975 to 1998 it was part of the Poznań Voivodeship. As of 1995, the population of Śrem was 29,800. Śrem is 45 kilometres (28 miles) to the south of Poznań, a local road junction on the road from P...

  • Captain John Johnson of Roxbury, MA

    John Johnson was born about 1592 in Ware, Herts, Kent, England. He died on 30 Sept 1659 in Roxbury, Suffolk, MA. Others give his birth date as 1590. John Johnson was one of the founders of the town and church at Roxbury, Massachusetts and, with his sons Issac and Humphrey, was an original donor to the Free School in Roxbury. John Johnson's parents are unknown!!! See Gerald Garth Johnson (Herita...

  • Jewish Families from Września (Wreschen)

    This project seeks to identify and collect profiles of Jewish Families who were connected to or from Września, Poland (Wreschen in German), (from 1793 to 1920 part of Prussia, Province of Posen, Germany). WRESCHEN: Source, The Jewish Encyclopedia of 1906. "By: Gotthard Deutsch, M. Lewin A town in Posen, Germany, three miles from the Russian frontier. Its Jewish community formerly r...

  • A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain and Ireland - B Families

    Scope of Project This project aims to enrich the Geni Family Tree with the details of families listed in the Burke's publication of the same title. The project is not intended to be a collection of profiles, so please do not link profiles to this project. Instead it is intended to improve the quality of the Tree through identification: of missing links, of duplication, and therefore can...

  • 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...

  • A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain and Ireland - K Families

    Scope of Project This project aims to enrich the Geni Family Tree with the details of families listed in the Burke's publication of the same title. The project is not intended to be a collection of profiles, so please do not link profiles to this project. Instead it is intended to improve the quality of the Tree through identification: of missing links, of duplication, and therefore can...

  • Flemish Fiction

    The earliest recorded ruler of Flanders and ancestor of its later rulers was Baudouin Bras de Fer (840-879). Later legend provided him with a string of ancestors who were "Foresters of Flanders." The earliest form of this legend was recorded in the Genealogia Comitum Flandriæ Bertiniana , dated to the second decade of the 12th century, Lydéric fictitious . The inspiration for ...

  • Jewish Community of Posen (Poznań) - קהילת יהודי פוזנאן

    Poznań’s Jewish community was one of the earliest to be established on Polish soil; the first reference to Jews living in the town comes from 1379. Tradition dates the town’s synagogue to 1367, and the cemetery 1438. In the second half of the fifteenth century saw the establishment of Poznań’s famed yeshiva, known as Lomde Pozna . Tracing Jewish ancestors fr...

  • Jessie's Journal - Documents Project

    Biography Jessie was born March 9, 1873 in Parma, Michigan. Her first occupation was that of a 3rd Grade School Teacher in Jackson, Michigan at age 15. Later She Married Charles J. Garey and moved to Benton Harbor, Michigan. Jessie Hogle maintained a Journal for most of her life and passed out as she would so often say April 23, 1951. [1] Jessie started a Journal, (in fact there are 2), i...

  • Not Very Neighborly: the 1864 Political Murders in Columbus, Polk County, North Carolina

    A book project being researched by Pam Wilson and Jack Underwood Unknown to many, the Civil War in the mountainous areas of the South was not fought on the large, grassy battlegrounds between large battalions. Instead, the war on the ground unfolded more as a guerrilla war between small groups of men with opposing ideologies based upon social class positions, family loyalties, and local polit...

  • Seeking Jewish Owners of Nazi Looted Books

    Help is requested to find the former owners Genealogists are being asked for help in providing information leading to the original owners of a large collection of approximately 10,000 books so-called the “Stürmer or Streicher Library”currently in the possession of the Jewish Community of Nuremberg (IKG). Remnants of the books were given to the city library on permanent ...

  • 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 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...

  • Medal of Honor recipients, Veracruz, Mexico 1914

    The United States occupation of the Mexican port of Veracruz lasted for six months and occurred in the midst of poor diplomatic relations between Mexico and the United States, related to the ongoing Mexican Revolution. In response to the Tampico Affair, President Woodrow Wilson ordered the U.S. Navy to prepare for the occupation of the port of Veracruz. While waiting for authorization of Co...

  • Medal of Honor recipients, Hispanic

    The Medal of Honor was created during the American Civil War and is the highest military decoration presented by the United States government to a member of its armed forces. The recipient must have distinguished themselves at the risk of their own life above and beyond the call of duty in action against an enemy of the United States. Due to the nature of this medal, it is commonly presented po...

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  • 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 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...

  • 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...

  • Medal of Honor recipients for the Korean War

    During the Korean War war, 133 Medals of Honor were presented for bravery in action, 95 of them posthumously. Hall of Valor

  • Medal of Honor

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States government. It is bestowed on members of the United States armed forces who distinguish themselves "conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his or her life above and beyond the call of duty while engaged in an action against an enemy of the United States...

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  • War of 1812

    War of 1812 Project around those who fought in the American-Anglo War of 1812 . This project is on History Link If you add a profile and know any specific battles they served in, please feel free to create a project for that battle and link it to this page under the 'add a related project' section to the right. General description from wikipedia: "The War of 1812 was a military ...

  • Kendall DNA and Research Project

    The Kendall DNA and Research Project is a volunteer network sharing family stories, pictures and information concerning the Kendall surname. We share information to promote further genealogical and genetic research. We are conducting an international DNA and Research Project. It is open to all Kendall families and various spellings: Kendal, Kendale, Kindall, Kendell, Kindell, Kindel, Kindle, ...

  • Magistrados do Brasil

    No mundo contemporâneo a palavra magistrado normalmente remete ao exercício do poder judiciário. A noção de magistratura, que em alguns agrupam juízes e procuradores, é desconhecida nos países que adotam a common law (como o Reino Unido, os Estados Unidos ou o Canadá), que estendem garantias constitucionais somente a seus juí...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1852

    1852 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1852 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...

  • Rabbis - רבנים

    Rabbis Geni Rabbis List Rabbis are Judaism's scholars, teachers, and religious leaders. Please add Geni profiles of those employed as rabbis to this occupation project. In addition, you may wish to add them to one of the related history oriented projects -- or start your own sub project. Please also list and add a bolded hyperlink to Geni profiles of rabbis considered especial...

  • Border War (1910-1919)

    The Border War was part of the greater Mexican Revolution. At points in the war, the rebels were supported by the German Empire. The Border War, or the Border Campaign, refers to the military engagements which took place in the Mexico-United States border region of North America during the Mexican Revolution. The Bandit War in Texas was part of the Border War. From the beginning of the Me...

  • Jewish Families of Babimost (formerly Bomst)

    Babimost [baˈbʲimɔst] (German: Bomst) is a small town in Poland in the Lubusz Voivodeship, Zielona Gora County. Area: 3,6 km², Population: 4,300 (2001), City rights: 1397. Until 1945 Babimost (German: Bomst) was part of Germany. In 1871 the town had 2272 inhabitants, of whom 1042 were Catholics (mostly Poles), 1070 were Evangelical Lutherans (mostly Germans) and ...

  • Meyrick (Merrick) Family of Bodorgan, Anglesey, Wales

    "Burke's Peerage," edition of 1887, page 946, et seq., as follows: "The Meyricks are of the purest and noblest Cambrian blood, and have possessed the same ancestral estate and residence at Bodorgan, Anglesey, Wales, without interruption above a thousand years. They have the rare distinction of being lineally descended both from the sovereign Princes of Wales of the Welsh royal family, and fro...

  • South African Y-DNA - Male Progenitors

    Y-chromosome DNA (Y-DNA) is passed from father to son along an all-male line (highlighted in blue in the illustration below). Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) is passed from mother to child along an all-female line (See South African mtDNA Progenitors ). Males pass Y-DNA to their sons, but do not pass mtDNA to their children. Your Y-DNA-line is therefore your father's father's father etc; and your Y...

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