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  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) MEREBANK Camp/Kamp

    Merebank Photo's with thanks to eGGSA People in Camp 920 People who died 471 384 15 years and younger and 87 older than 15 Merebank camp could be described as a test case, an attempt to create a camp which avoided the mistakes of the past. It was established about September 1901, mainly to reduce the numbers in the Transvaal camps and to bring down the terrible mortality w...

  • Juan Carlos Pizarro Müller

    Arbol genealogico de los Pizarro de Villacastín-Trujillo-Conquistadores-Fundadores y Colonizadores.-

  • Auret Family of South Africa

    This project is designed to collect Research Information, Discussions, Queries etc on the Auret family of South Africa. Please also come and join us on our [Insert link & Surname here Facebook Page]. Core profiles Overview of Family History / Progenitor Details If you have it; add it here, otherwise delete this section until you've got enough to put into it. Queries & Discussion...

  • Arizona Cardinals (NFL)

    The Arizona Cardinals are a professional American football franchise based in the Phoenix metropolitan area. The Cardinals compete in the National Football League as a member of the National Football Conference (NFC) West division. The Cardinals were founded 118 years ago in 1898, and are the oldest continuously run professional football team in the United States.The team was established in Chi...

  • Flight of the Wild Geese

    "I cannot but highly esteem those gentlemen of Ireland who, with all the disadvantages of being exiles and strangers, have been able to distinguish themselves by their valour and conduct in so many parts of Europe, I think, above all other nations." - Jonathan Swift, 1732 . . (Pictured: Patrick Sarsfield, leader of the Flight of the Wild Geese, 1691) ____________________________________...

  • Vilna Ghetto גטו וילנה

    Vilna Ghetto Out of 70,000 Jews living in Vilna (Vilnius), only 7,000 would survive the war; the Jewish culture in Vilnius, one of the greatest in Europe, ceased to exist. Jews constituted 30% of the total population of Vilnius before the Holocaust. Over 96% percent of the Jews living in Vilna were murdered during the Nazi occupation. No other Jewish community in Nazi-occupied Eur...

  • Jewish Families from Dubiecko, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the families from the town of Dubiecko, Poland also known as Dibetsk, Dubatsk, Dubetsko, Dubetsk, Dubietzko, Dubyetsko Gesher Galicia-Dubiecko

  • Jewish Families from Dzików Stary, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Dzików Stary, Poland also known as Dzikhev, Stary Dzików, Dzików. Gesher Galicia-Dzikow Stary

  • Jewish families from Český Brod - Přistoupim, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Cesky Brod - Přistoupim in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jewish families from Pravonin (Prawonin), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Pravonin (Prawonin) in Bohemia, Czech Republic Cemetery Earliest known Jewish community was probably 18th century. 1930 Jewish population was 9. Jews moved to big towns after 1848; independent Jewish congregation disbanded before 1920. The unlandmarked Jewish cemetery originated between 1735-1837. Ancestors of composer Gu...

  • Jewish Families from Novoselitsa, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Novoselitsa, Bessarabia, Ukraine. My mother's family are Klinebergs and are descendant from the Kleynbergs of Novoselitsa. They left the Ukraine in 1904 after the pogroms. They then settled in Manchester UK. Subsequently some of the family migrated to Australia, while the others moved to Glasgow, Scotland. Tony Lenn.

  • Jewish families from Libkovice (Liebkowitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Libkovice (Liebkowitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Libkovice (Lubenec) – Wikipedie

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Planter, 1635

    Great Migration: Ships to New England 1633-1635 It an amazing story of Providence and the skill of English seamen that dozens of Atlantic ocean passages were made in little wooden ships bringing our Puritan ancestors to America almost without mishap in the 1630's; the unhappy exception being the harrowing story of the Angel Gabriel , 1635, which met a terrible storm and cast up on the coast o...

  • Collier County, Florida

    This project is for those who were born, lived , and died in Collier County, Florida.

  • Jewish Families from the city of Vitebsk, Belarus

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the city of Vitebsk (Witebsk, Vitsyebsk, or Vitsebsk) in Belarus. VITEBSK, capital of Vitebsk district, Belarus. The first Jewish settlement appears to have been established in Vitebsk at the end of the 16th century. The charter given to the residents of Vitebsk in 1597 by Sigismund III Vasa forbids Jews "in accordance with long-he...

  • Jewish Families from Bergen, Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Bergen, Germany also known as Bergen-Belsen. JewishGen-Bergen

  • Croatopica

    croatopica.netCroatopica is created as the meeting point of the Croatian academic community and wider audience, especially Croatian diasporans, with interest in the Croatian society, culture and heritage. Relying on new technologies and methodological possibilities, Croatopica represents the most recent scientific achievements of Croatian scientists and experts, available in the form of lecture...

  • Jewish Families of Nowy Wisnicz

    Background The area of Nowy Wiśnicz was a monastic village that had existed since the 8th century. The first Jews settled down in this village in 1606. After being banished from Bochnia, they were offered assistance by the village owners called Lubomirscy. In 1613, Nowy Wiśnicz became the property of Stanisław Lubomirski, who was the governor of the Cracow Province. In 1616, he established th...

  • Polish Jewish Online Resources

    Shoah Yad Vashem Names Database Jewish Graveyard Jewish Cemetery Database and Photos Shtetls Virtual Shtetl Czestochowa-Radomsko Area Research Group Holocaust Records JewishGen JewishGen - The Home of Jewish Genealogy Jewish Records Indexing - Poland

  • Spotsylvania Confederate Cemetery, Spotsylvania, Virginia

    Back To: (Find A Grave Project) Back To: (Historic Cemeteries, Virginia, USA) Back To: (Historic Cemeteries, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA) Back To: (Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA) Back To: (Commonwealth Of Virginia) Over To: (Find A Grave: Spotsylvania Confederate Cemetery) Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Jewish Families from Ostrov nad Ohří (Schlackenwerth), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    ) This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Bohemia town of Ostrov nad Ohří (Schlackenwerth) in the Czech Republic (county/okres/Bezirk Karlovy Vary, region Karlovarský kraj). OVERVIEW The town is located in the Czech Republic in the Karlovy Vary Region at a foothill of the Ore Mountains about 10 kilometres (6 miles) northeast of Karlovy Vary an...

  • Ghost Towns of Florida

    We will pinpoint the citizens of these towns; places mentioned in the book "Ghost Towns of Florida," by James R. Warnke, as well as other related books. Chapter I - For The Want Of A Railroad Chapter II - The Fury Of The Winds Chapter III - A Suwanee River Saga Chapter IV - Green Monuments On a Rocky Isle Chapter V - The Wild, Wild East Chapter VI - Others That Have Been Forgotten ...

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  • Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - New Zealand soldiers

    The South African War (or Second Anglo-Boer War) was the first overseas conflict to involve New Zealand troops. Fought between the British Empire and the Boer South African Republic (Transvaal) and its Orange Free State ally, it was the culmination of long-standing tensions in southern Africa. Eager to display New Zealand's commitment to the British Empire, Premier Richard Seddon offered to s...

  • Florida National Cemetery

    Florida National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located near the city of Bushnell in Sumter County, Florida. Also known as: Bushnell National Cemetery, U.S. Military Cemetery Find a Grave

  • Winn Dixie Employees

    For people who worked at Winn Dixie Grocery StoresWinn-Dixie Stores, Inc. is an American supermarket chain based in Jacksonville, Florida.[2] Winn-Dixie has ranked number 24 in the 2010 "Top 75 North American Food Retailers" based on FY2009 estimated sales of $7.3 billion by Supermarket News.[3] and was ranked the 45th largest retailer in the United States based on 2012 revenues by Stores magaz...

  • Goshen Baptist Church, Spotsylvania, Virginia, USA

    Official Church Web Site The project is to document profiles of past members. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Defence (Defiance), 1635

    Come bring your ancestors on over to this project. The Ship Defence of London, 1635 Edward Bostock, Master. She sailed from London about the last of July (1635) and arrived at Boston October 8, 1635, with about one hundred passengers. Passengers: Dorothy Adams, aged 24 Martha Banes, aged 20 Mary Bentley, aged 20 Thomas Boylston, aged 20 John Burtes, aged 29 Edward Colbor...

  • Portuguese-Spanish Jewish Journey to Jamaica

    This is sub-project of the Master Project for Jamaica: Jamaica Out Of many, One People"' . In 1700, there were more Jews in Spanish Town than in all of North America, and by 1730, Jews represented 12 percent of the white population of Jamaica. In the 18th century, Ashkenazi Jews began arriving from England and Germany, joining the Sephardi Jews who had begun to arrive a century earlier. I...

  • Cheshire - Famous People

    Cheshire - Famous People Image right - Lewis Caroll Cheshire has many notable people associated with it. Listed Alphabetically by surname- Names with Bold links are to Geni profiles. Non-bold links take you to other biographical web pages. How to add a link is explained in the attached document - Adding links to Geni profiles in projects. The following people of renown were either b...

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  • Chazzanut & Jewish Music Portal

    The importance of music in the life of the Jewish people is found almost at the beginning of Genesis. Musicians are mentioned among the three fundamental professions. Music was viewed as a necessity in everyday life, as a beautifying and enriching complement of human existence . Velvel Pasternak This project is just beginning, and all participation is welcome, as are any edits, additions,...

  • Tinsmith-Tinmaker

    Tinsmith A tinsmith sometimes known as a whitesmith, tinner, tinker, tinman, or tinplate worker is a person who makes and repairs things made of tinware, or other light metals. By extension it can also refer to the person who deals in tinware, or tin plate. A whitesmith may work with tin, pewter, or other materials. Unlike blacksmiths (who work mostly with hot metal), tinsmiths do the m...

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  • Palm Beach County, Florida

    This Project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Palm beach County,Florida

  • South Florida National Cemetery

    Florida National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery, located in western Lake Worth, Florida. Find a Grave

  • Social Media Stars

    Stars with Large Followings on Twitter, Instagram, Youtube

  • Jewish families from Úsobí (Pollerskirchen), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Úsobí (Pollerskirchen) in the Havlíčkův Brod District, Vysočina Region in Bohemia, Czech Republic

  • World War II - Pearl Harbor - USS Oklahoma

    USS Oklahoma (BB-37), the only ship of the United States Navy to ever be named for the 46th state, was a World War I-era battleship and the second of two ships in her class; her sister ship was Nevada. She, along with her sister, were the first two U.S. warships to use oil fuel instead of coal. The Oklahoma which was commissioned in 1916, served in World War I as a member of BatDiv 6, protect...

  • Maailmakuulsad Eestiga seotud inimesed / Estonians who have achieved prominence outside of Estonia

    Siia projekti võiks koondada Eesti päritolu või Eestis sündinud inimesi kes on mujal ilmas isegi kuulsamad, tuntumad, silmapaistvamad kui Eestis. Või on end millegi poolest kirjutanud maailma ajalukku. Included are those who were born in Estonia or those of Estonian descent who have become renowned outside of Estonia. Or, they have somehow made their mark upon the history of the world. Kasu...

  • Jewish Families of Piła (Formerly Schneidemühl)

    Piła, Poland 53°09' N 16°45' E 188 mi WNW of Warszawa N 16°45' E This town is well documented at the JewishGen site here: The Naturalized Jews of the Grand Duchy of Posen in 1834 and 1835, Revised Edition, compiled by Dr. Edward David Luft, published by Avotaynu in 2004 lists 25 people from the town of Schneidemuhl who were awarded citizenship. The County of this town was Chodziesen. Othe...

  • German Jewish immigration to Chile, 1933-1940

    This project seeks to collect all the German Jewish Emigres who arrived to Chile between 1933-1940.Thousands of Jews from Germany entered Chile during the 1930s.The German Jewish migrants established several organisations of their own:* An auxiliary organization - Hilfsverein, or Comité Israelita de Socorros (1933)* A communal institution - Sociedad Cultural Israelita B'nei Jisroel (1938)* B'na...

  • CWGC: Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, France

    Cemetery Name: Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial Cemetery Location: Pas de Calais,France NZ Casualties: 446 Total Known Casualties: 446 Location Information: Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial is situated in Grevillers British Cemetery. Grevillers is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 3 kilometres west of Bapaume. From Bapaume take the RD929 in the direction of Ami...

  • CWGC: Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Turkey

    Cemetery Name: Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial* Cemetery Location: Turkey* NZ Casualties: 850* Total Known Casualties: 850==Location Information:==The Anzac and Suvla cemeteries are first signposted from the left hand junction of the Eceabat- Bigali road. From this junction travel into the main Anzac area where you will encounter a right hand turn at 7.6kms. Follow this road for a further 6....

  • Jewish families from Vepřek (Weperschek, o. Mělník), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families listed in Vepřek (Weperschek, o. Mělník) in Bohemia, Czech Republic

  • Jewish families from Buchlovice (Pochlovice), Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the Buchlovice (Pochlovice) in Czech Republic. According to Dr Anna Hájková the village is nowadays part of Kynšperk nad Ohří.

  • Jewish Families of Brandýs nad Labem (Brandeis), Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Bohemian town of Brandýs nad Labem (Brandeis an der Elbe) in the Czech Republic. The first Jewish settlement in the beginning of the 16th century was located in the suburb of Hrádek. After the general expulsion from Bohemia in 1559, the Jews from Brandys went to Poznan. However, the Brandys municipality undertoo...

  • Jewish Families and Holocaust of Maramaros

    The Beginnings In the early part of October 1938, the Sudetenland was seized from the Czechoslovakian Republic and annexed to Nazi Germany. This act presaged the end of Czechoslovakia. Hitler divided crumbling Czechoslovakia into three parts: 1) Bohemia and Moravia, whose population was Czech, he made a “protectorate” ruled directly by the German Nazis; 2) Slovakia was transformed into an...

  • Jewish Families from Stuttgart (Baden-Württemberg), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Stuttgart (Baden-Württemberg), Germany. JewishGen-Stuttgart (Baden-Württemberg)

  • Jewish Families from Lübeck (Schleswig-Holstein), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Lübeck (Schleswig-Holstein)m Germany also known as Luebeck, Lübeck Hansestadt. JewishGen-Lübeck (Schleswig-Holstein)

  • Jewish families connected to the town of Holice (Holitz) in Pardubice region, Czech Republic.

    This project seeks to identify and collect Jewish persons and family connected to the small town of Holice(Holitz) in the Pardubice region of the Czech Republic, 68 miles East of Prague. Holice v Čechách, Holitz. 50°04' N 16°00' E, 67.6 miles E of Praha. Holice serves as center of microregion with villages: Býšť, Dobříkov, Dolní Roveň, Dolní Ředice, Horní Jelení, Horní Ředice, Chvojenec, Jaro...

  • Jewish Families of Skoki formerly Schokken Prussia

    Skoki [ˈskɔkʲi] (German: Schokken[1]) is a town in Poland, Greater Poland Voivodeship, Wągrowiec County, with 3,779 inhabitants (December 2004). It is located about 40 km north of Poznań. It is the seat of the administrative district (gmina) called Gmina Skoki. Skoki [Pol], Schokken [Ger] Hebrew: סקוקי 19 miles NNE of Poznań (Posen), 20 miles WNW Gniezno (Gnesen), 9 miles S of Wągrowiec. Jewi...

  • Jewish Families from Banska Bystrica, Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Banska Bystrica, Slovakia. BANSKA BYSTRICA (Hg. Besztercebánya; Ger. Neusohl), town in Slovakia. As Banska Bystrica was a mining town and settled partially by ethnic Germans, Jews were not permitted to live there until 1858. The Jewish congregation was established in 1868. The congregation chose the Neolog (reform) rite...

  • Jewish Families from Forth (Mittelfranken/Bayern), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Forth (Mittelfranken/Bayern), Germany. JewishGen-Forth (Mittelfranken/Bayern)

  • Jewish Families from Gliniany, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all Jewish families from the town of Hlyniany (Gliniany), Ukraine. Gliniany on Wikipedia Gliniany Memory Book on JewishGen Gliniany Cemetery

  • Jewish Families from Otterberg (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Otterberg (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany. JewishGen-Otterberg (Rheinland-Pfalz)

  • 1896 Springsboks vs British Lions (incoming)

    The 1896 British Isles tour to South Africa was a rugby union tour undertaken by the British Isles, one of the first British and Irish Lions tours. The team toured South Africa for the second time in 1896. Between 11 July and 5 September, they played 21 games, including four tests against South Africa. The British Isles XV won the Test series 3–1 and completed the 17-game provincial program unb...

  • 1992 World Series Champion Toronto Blue Jays

    The 1992 Toronto Blue Jays played their sixteenth season in Major League Baseball. Toronto finished first in the American League East for the fourth time with a record of 96 wins and 66 losses, closing the season with an attendance record of 4,028,318. Toronto was not swept in a single series all year, becoming the first team in 49 years to accomplish the feat. In the American League Champion...

  • Jewish Families from Sokal, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families fro the town of Sokal, Ukraine. Yizkor - Sokal KehilaLinks - Sokal Sokal is a district town with a population of 21,500 in the Lviv region of Ukraine, the administrative center of the district . Sokal is located 75 km to the north of Lviv.The territory of Sokal contains archaeological finds of the Mesolithic, Neolithic and Bronze Age. The...

  • Jewish Families from Schweinshaupten (Unterfranken/Bayern), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Schweinshaupten (Unterfranken/Bayern), Germany. JewishGen-Schweinshaupten (Unterfranken/Bayern)

  • Jewish Families from Buehl [Baden], Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Buehl [Baden], Germany. JewishGen-Buehl [Baden ] The town of Bühl recently compiled the Jüdisches Familienbuch Bühl , a listing and biographical details of all the known Jews residents of the town, from 1810 until 1945. The City Museum of Bühl has an exhibit on the history of Jews in Bühl and a walking tour:

  • Jewish Families from Hříškov, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Hříškov (Rischkau/Hrischkow) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Jewish families in Hříškov in 1783 (from published 1783 census, p. 248). Note that it is not clear how to map these families (some of which are using the old patronomic last names) to the much large set of families in 1793. Note that for each family, we simply get...

  • 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.

  • Jewish Families from Jemnice (Jamnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Jemnice (Jamnitz) in the Czech Republic. The Jemnice Jewish town was one of the oldest in Moravia. The prime reference comes from 1336. The former Jewish district lies in the southern part of the town centre, and connects the Liberty square and Havlíček square. The oldest tombstone in the Jewish...

  • Jewish Families from Lukavice (Lukawitz) part of Strazov, Klatovy, Bohemia

    Lukavice (Lukawitz) is a small town near Strazov, in Klatovy, the Plzen region, of Bohemia, now the Czech Republic. Jewish people have lived in this area for many years. The Klatovsky Inventory of the Jewish Population of 1793 defines several families from Lukavice. Some people are connected to the nearby town of Chudenice. This is not the project for the town of Dolni Lukavice. There is a di...

  • Jewish Families from Odessa, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the city of Odessa in Ukraine. JewishGen Odessa Jewish Encyclopedia Jewish Virtual Library ODESSA, capital of Odessa district, Ukraine. In the 19th century it became the industrial and commercial center for southern Russia. In 1865 a university was founded. Odessa was an important center of the Russian revolutionary movem...

  • Jewish Families from Jebenhausen (Baden-Württemberg), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Jebenhausen (Baden-Württemberg), Germany also known as Jebenjausen, Göppingen-Jebenhausen, Jebenhausen-Göppingen, and Yebenhausen. Jews in Jebenhausen and Göppingen , a historical overview from the City of Göppingen Archive and Museum. JewishGen-Jebenhausen (Baden-Württemberg) Tänzer, Aron. Die Geschichte der Juden...

  • French / Benelux Jewish Online Resources

    The Benelux is a customs union in Europe comprising three neighbouring countries, Belgium, the Netherlands , and Luxembourg , but is now used in a more generic way to refer to the cultural, economic, and geographic grouping of these three countries. PROJECTS The Jewish French Connection Jewish Scholars of Magical Provence, France Tzarfati, Kalonymos, Treves, Luria and Spira Families ...

  • Greek Resistance Movements during WWII

    The Greek resistance movements were precipitated by the invasion and occupation of Greece from 1941-1944 by Nazi Germany and its allies Italy and Bulgaria. The movements, both communist and non-communist (EAM) battled the Axis occupiers in an effort, not only to save Greece, but also to save the Jews living there. Those involved risked their lives through many different and dangerous activi...

  • Herzogenbusch Concentration Camp

    From Herzogenbusch concentration camp (Dutch: Kamp Vught; German: Konzentrationslager Herzogenbusch) was a Nazi concentration camp located in Vught near the city of 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands. Herzogenbusch was, with Natzweiler-Struthof in occupied France, the only concentration camp run directly by the SS in western Europe outside of Germany. The camp was first used in 1943 and held 31,00...

  • Belgian Resistance Movements during WWII

    During the war, it is estimated that approximately 5% of the national population were involved in some form of resistance activity. The persecution of Belgian Jews and conscription of Belgian civilians into forced labour programs increasingly turned patriotic Belgian civilians from liberal or Catholic backgrounds against the German regime and towards the resistance. Under German occupation, t...

  • Dorohucza Labor Camp

    Established in 1943 and nicknamed "Osti", the Dorohucza Labor Camp -- just a few miles from Trawniki on the River Wieprz -- was established in the Lublin district. It was a peat-cutting camp where the production of the peat could be used as fuel by the Waffen S.S. Another labor camp in the Lublin district was called Dorohusk, which was located between Chelm and Dubienka and was an hour east. It...

  • Danish Resistance Movements during WWII

    På dansk for neden, danish below The Danish Resistance Movement (Danish: Modstandsbevægelsen) was an underground insurgency movement to resist the German occupation of Denmark during World War II. By the German occupation in 1943 many Danes were involved in underground activities, ranging from producing illegal publications to espionage and sabotage. Resistance agents killed an estimated 400 ...

  • Dutch Resistance during WWII

    The purpose of this project to commemorate those individuals who had the courage to stand up and be righteous. Please add anyone you know was a member of a resistance movement or even resisted in their own personal way This project is loosely based on the list of Dutch citizens involved in resistance to the NAZI occupation of Holland during World War II on Wikipedia . The very nature of any...

  • Original Proprietors: Farmington, CT

    About 30 heads of households settled in Farmington before 1655. Most of Farmington’s first settlers were men of modest though respectable rank in England – husbandmen, artisans, and yeomen, but among the first proprietors of the town (men who owned land but didn’t actually become settled inhabitants) men of gentry status in England and of the highest rank in the new colony, such as were Edward ...

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  • Prussian settlement in South Australia

    Prussian (German, Polish, Slav, Russian, Wendish) settlement in South Australia Prussians began to settle in Australia in large numbers in 1838, with the arrival of immigrants from Prussia to Adelaide, South Australia. Prussian immigrants were prominent in settling South Australia and Queensland. Between 1850 until World War I, German settlers and their descendants comprised the largest non-B...

  • "Catharina" (Barque) - European Pioneers to South Australia - 1839

    The barque Catharina , 350 tons, Captain Peter Schacht, Hamburg 21st September 1838, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 22nd January 1839. The Catharina / Katharina was a barque of 350 tons, built at Kiel in 1810 The Catharina Group - January 1839 The last of the initial wave of immigrants arrived in January 1839, on the Catharina. This group settled predominantly at Glen Osmond. S...

  • Jewish Families from Thalmässing (Mittelfranken/Bayern), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Thalmässing (Mittelfranken/Bayern), Germany also known as Thalmaessing. JewishGen-Thalmässing (Mittelfranken/Bayern)

  • Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

    The Baltimore Orioles are an American professional baseball team based in Baltimore, Maryland. The Orioles compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member of the American League (AL) East division. One of the AL's eight charter franchises when the league was established in 1901 with President Ban Johnson; this particular franchise spent its first year as a major league club in Milwaukee, Wis...

  • H1 (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup H1 or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. Defining Mutations Coding mutation 3010 Origin In his popular book The Seven Daughters of Eve , Bryan Sykes named the originator of this mtDNA haplogroup Helena . Distribution Subhaplogroup H1 encompasses an important fracti...

  • Jewish Families of Opoczno

    This is a project for Jewish Families of Opoczno, This project aims to assemble all of the Jewish families from the town of Opoczno. We welcome collaborators. There are a lot of families to find and enter. Feel free to join the project and enter the names of families who lived in Opoczno. Go to ACTIONS (top right of the profile) click on ADD TO PROJECT. Select the project name that appears fr...

  • AJ Jacobs reunion trees in progress

    Requests Request: Brendan Swemmer Jacob Glen Cuyler is my second cousin four times removed's husband. He was the founder of the town Uitenhage in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa and the Judge in the Slagtersnek Rebellion of 1815. His father was Abraham Cornelius Cuyler , the progenitor of the name in South Africa and the last mayor of colonial Albany, USA. having lost everythi...

  • Jamaican Slaves

    This is the master project for Slaves in Jamaica. Naming conventions Also see: Naming Conventions of US Slaves . First name : Ned Middle name : (blank) Last name : (blank) Birth surname : (blank) Display name : Ned, slave of Agnes Witt Also known as : List of other slave owners EX; Ned the slave of John Blue, Ned the slave of Fred Ugly About : Any other information that may ...

  • 1969 World Champion NY Mets

    The 1969 New York Mets season was the team's eighth as a Major League Baseball (MLB) franchise and culminated with them winning the World Series over the Baltimore Orioles. They played their home games at Shea Stadium. The team was managed by Gil Hodges. The team is often referred to as the "Amazin' Mets", a nickname coined by Casey Stengel, who managed the team from their inaugural season to 1...

  • Metaphysics - 21st 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 21st century. Key Figures Catherine Ponder (1927- ), New Thought Wayne Dyer (1940- ), Self-Help

  • Metaphysics - Enlightenment

    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 Englightenment. Key Figures Count Alessandro di Cagliostro (1743-1795), Italian occultist Marie Anne Lenormand ...

  • Metaphysics - Ancient

    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 ancient world. Key Figures Tiberius Claudius Balbillus , (3-79) astrologer, perhaps Hermes Trismegistus Tiberiu...

  • Metaphysics - Theosophy

    Theosophy is a metaphysical philosophy derived from the writings of Helena Blavatsky ("Madame Blavatsky"). Theosophy offers explanations for the origin, working and ultimate fate of the universe. For Theosophists, the basic units of consciousness are monads that manifest in various forms, including in human beings. Individual human monads progress through reincarnation. Monads are guided in...

  • New Age writers

    The New Age movement is a Western spiritual movement that developed in the second half of the 20th century. Its central precepts have been described as "drawing on both Eastern and Western spiritual and metaphysical traditions and infusing them with influences from self-help and motivational psychology, holistic health, parapsychology, consciousness research and quantum physics." The term New A...

  • Empresses Dowagers of China

    明 孝惠皇后 (憲宗貴妃 世宗祖母) 1522 壽安皇太后 1522 薨 孝成敬皇后 (孝宗皇后 武宗生母) 1505 皇太后 1510 慈壽皇太后 1521 昭聖慈壽皇太后 1541 薨 慈孝獻皇后 (興獻王妃 世宗生母) 1521 興國太后 1523 章聖皇太后 1528 章聖慈仁皇太后 1536 章聖慈仁康靜貞壽皇太后 1538 薨 孝安皇后 (穆宗皇后) 1572 仁聖皇太后 1578 仁聖貞懿皇太后 1582 仁聖貞懿康靜皇太后 1596 薨 孝定皇太后 (穆宗貴妃 神宗生母) 1572 慈聖皇太后 1578 慈聖宣文皇太后 1582 慈聖宣文明肅皇太后 1601 慈聖宣文明肅貞壽端獻皇太后 1606 慈聖宣文明肅貞壽端獻恭熹皇太...

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  • South African Rugby Hall of Fame

    ALL TIME GREATS H H Carstens - 1St Springbok Rugby Captain 1891 Bob Sneddon - 2nd Springbok Rugby Captain 1891 Alfred Renfrew Richards 1867-1904 3rd Springbok Captain in the year 1891 Paul Roos Flip Nel Boy Louw Danie Craven Frik du Preez Tiny Neethling Syd Nomis Johannes Daniel Brewis (15 June 1920 – 9 September 2007) Hennie Muller

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  • Early Settlers of Illinois

    Early settlers of Illinois were people who established residency in or immigrants to Illinois prior to 1860. In the case of entire families immigrating together, it is appropriate to add all adults and children among those who settled in Illinois.Illinois is popularly known as the "Land of Lincoln" in honor of Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, who movedwith his family fr...

  • Jews of Tennessee

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Tennessee. Jewish Settlement in Tennessee By Peter J. Haas , Vanderbilt University The settlement of Jews in Tennessee reflected the larger migration and settlement patterns of Jews within the United States over the last two centuries. These patterns created distinctive forms of Jewish life in the major Jewish communities o...

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  • Jewish Families from Gyöngyös, Heves County, Hungary

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish Families from the town of Gyöngyös in Heves County, Hungary. Jews are first recorded there in the 15th century, and in 1735 there was an organized community. The synagogue, built before the end of the 18th century, was destroyed in the great fire which devastated the city in 1917. The community always remained a *status quo ante community, thoug...

  • More Than One Biological Set of Parents

    Anyone who is sourced in two or more places as having more than one distinct set of parents. To deal with this impossibility (at least before the year 2015) I make one of them the set of adoptive or foster parents.

  • Eesti aiandus

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda Eesti tuntumaid aednikke, aga ka sordiaretusega tegelenud isikuid ning ka tuntud lillekasvatajaid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Kasulikku teavet:

  • Brewster Family

    Scope of Project To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree for the Brewster family, from earlier origins to near modern times. Overview from ) Elder William Brewster (c. 1560 or 1566 – April 10, 1643) was a Pilgrim colonist leader and preacher born in Doncaster, England and raised in Scrooby, in north Nottinghamshire, who reached what became the Plymouth Colony ...

  • The Jewish French Connection

    French Jewish intellectual and cultural life flourished through the ages, producing some of the most famous Jewish Rabbis, Philosophers, Artists, Mathematicians, and Scientists. We welcome all contributors. Early History The Early Jews of France 700 - 1200 Jewish community in Alsace and Lorraine History of Jews in Alsace Napoleon's Grand Sanhedrin

  • Jews of the French German Nexus: Alsace, Lorraine / Rhineland

    Chassidei Ashkenaz Some of the first Jewish communities in the Gallo-Roman cities of the extended Rhineland were Treves/Trier Speyer/Spire , Worms , Cologne , Mainz , Metz Strasbourg

  • Jewish people from Ichenhausen

    The purpose of this project is to concentrate all jewish people from the town Ichenhausen. Location: Ichenhausen is located in Landkreis Günzburg, Bavarian Swabia, in the German State of Bavaria. Ichenhausen have a big Jewish Cemetery, with totally 7000 to 8000 gravestones, and 1100 transcribed gravestones. Population: today's Ichenhausen population is about 8,400 people, without jewish. ...

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