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  • University of San Diego

    University of San Diego (USD) is a private Roman Catholic university in San Diego, California. The university offers 42 baccalaureate degrees, and several degrees in law, nursing, (masters, PhD, and DNP), and other doctorate programs. The university comprises seven different academic colleges.

  • Notable Retailers

    Notable Retailers The object of this project is to catalogue notable retailers or business magnates, founders of big chain stores etc., linking them to profiles and trees on GENi. These giants mostly started out as ordinary shopkeepers. The project is international. See also Shopkeepers where you can add profiles of those who were the backbone of society - ordinary shopkeepers. Related ...

  • Battleground Ireland

    Battleground Ireland Ireland became a battleground almost by accident - having left England, James II had de facto handed William the crown on a silver plate. His only hope of restoration was linked to a return to his realm. And only one part was considered secure and sympathetic enough - Catholic Ireland, effectively ruled by the Jacobite Tyrconnel. Tyrconnel was determined to hold on to p...

  • Medieval Ireland

    This project is to create a Collaborative template to defer to for the Medieval Irish tree on Geni . Please come & help to get it as correct as we can. I've begun by using Charles Cawley's Medlands as the initial format - mostly because he's the best laid out internet resource to cut & paste from. We can edit in / over further sources, as we go, this being a very long-term project an all :-) ...

  • Jewish Families from Hildburghausen (Thüringen), Germany

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

  • Kent School

    School=Kent School is a highly selective private, co-educational college preparatory school in Kent, Connecticut, United States. The Reverend Frederick Herbert Sill, Order of the Holy Cross, established the school in 1906 and it retains its affiliation with the Episcopal Church of the United States.Students at Kent come from more than 40 foreign countries and nearly as many states. Situated bet...

  • Lanarkshire Main Page

    Lanarkshire Main Page Historic County of Scotland This is the Umbrella project for Lanarkshire

  • Green-Wood Cemetery

    Green-Wood Cemetery was founded in 1838 as a rural cemetery in Kings County, New York. It was granted National Historic Landmark status in 2006 by the U.S. Department of the Interior. Located in Greenwood Heights, Brooklyn, it lies several blocks southwest of Prospect Park, between Park Slope, Windsor Terrace, Borough Park, Kensington, and Sunset Park. Paul Goldberger in The New York Times,...

  • Jewish Families from Dešenice (Deschenitz), Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Dešenice (Deschenitz), Czech Republic. About: Dešenice is a market town (městys) in Klatovy District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. Cemetery: Dešenice jews were burried in the cemetery at Nyrkso [ ] Record books: [ ] DEŠENICE 281 N 1807-1836 282 N 1807-1811, 1813-1816, 1818-1833, 1835-1838 ...

  • Joan and Toni's DAR Great Grandparents

    This project is to keep a record of my DAR Patriots in my effort of research for my DAR Patriots!

  • Częstochowa Ghetto

    The Częstochowa Ghetto was a Jewish ghetto set up by Nazi Germany in the city of Częstochowa in south-central Poland, for the purpose of persecution and exploitation of local Jews during the German occupation of Poland. The approximate number of people confined to the ghetto at its beginning was around 40,000 and at its peak – right before mass deportations – 48,000. In late 1942 most ghett...

  • Signers of the United States Declaration of Independence

    About the SignersConnecticut • Delaware • Georgia • Maryland • Massachusetts • New Hampshire • New Jersey • New York • North Carolina • Pennsylvania • South Carolina • Rhode Island • VirginiaAll of the colonies were represented in Philadelphia to consider the delicate case for independence and to change the course of the war. In all, there were fifty-six representatives from the thirteen coloni...

  • Jewish Families of Przemyśl, Poland

    The Jewish Przemysl Forum Przemyśl Przemysl Memorial Book Jewish Gen PRZEMYSL City of Galicia; once the capital of Red Russia. While Przemysl is referred toby the Russian chronicler Nestor in the year 981, no mention of Jews in the city occurs until 1437 ("Akta Grodzkie," xiii., No. 682), and even then they are found there only sporadically, as in the other cities of Red Russia, with ...

  • The Evergreen State College

    Evergreen State College is an accredited public liberal arts college and a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges, located in Olympia, Washington, USA. Founded in 1967, Evergreen was formed to be an experimental and non-traditional college. Full-time students enroll in interdisciplinary academic programs instead of classes. Programs typically offer students the opportunity to stu...

  • Western Washington University

    Washington University (WWU or Western) is one of six public universities in the U.S. state of Washington. It is located in Bellingham, and is the northernmost university in the contiguous United States. WWU was founded as the state-funded New Whatcom Normal School in 1893, succeeding a private school of teaching for women.WWU offers a variety of bachelor's and master's degrees. In 2014, there w...

  • Concordia University (Oregon)

    Concordia University is a private, nonprofit, Lutheran liberal arts university in Portland, Oregon in the United States. Opened in 1905 as a University-preparatory school, the institution added college classes in 1950 and the high school formally split in 1977. The school of approximately 5,400 undergraduate and graduate students is affiliated with the Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod and the C...

  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute

    Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) is a private research university in Worcester, Massachusetts, focusing on the instruction and research of technical arts and applied sciences. Founded in 1865 in Worcester, WPI was one of the United States' first engineering and technology universities and now has 14 academic departments with over 50 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in science...

  • Culver Academies

    Academies=Culver Academies is a college preparatory boarding school located in Culver Indiana which is composed of three entities: Culver Military Academy (CMA) for boys, Culver Girls Academy (CGA), and the Culver Summer Schools and Camps (CSSC).Henry Harrison Culver first founded Culver Military Academy in 1894 "for the purpose of thoroughly preparing young men for the best colleges, scientifi...

  • Olympic Medal Winners - Netherlands

    Olympic Medal Winners - Netherlands —A— Willemien AARDENBURG ‧ 1966 ‧ hockey ‧ 0G-0S-1B = 1x Pepijn AARDEWIJN ‧ 1970 ‧ rowing ‧ 0G-1S-0B = 1x ‧ & Kirsten Irene Merian van der KOLK ‧ 1975 ‧ Chantal ACHTERBERG ‧ 1985 ‧ rowing ‧ 1G-0S-1B = 2x Marilyn AGLIOTTI ‧ 1979 ‧ hockey ‧ 2G-0S-0B = 2x Estella AGSTERIBBE ‧ 1909-1943 ‧ gymnastics ‧ 1G-0S-0B = 1x Wietse Cornelis van ALTEN ‧ 1978...

  • National Midget Auto Racing Hall of Fame

    The National Midget Auto Racing Hall of Fame is a Hall of Fame and museum for midget cars. The Hall of Fame is located at Angell Park Speedway in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, and can be accessed during weekly Sunday races during the summer. Inductees are often honored with their award in January at the Chili Bowl at Tulsa.[1] List of inductees There were 119 inductees after the 2006 induction cere...

  • Deed Surname Research

    Research project making use of modern genealogical methods, such as documentary research and DNA testing and comparison, to attempt to resolve the Deed family history. Relatively speaking Deed is an uncommon surname. However, it's origins remain shrouded in mystery.

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  • Presidents of Costa Rica

    Presidente de Costa Rica El Presidente de la República de Costa Rica es jefe de Estado y gobierno de Costa Rica. Junto con dos Vicepresidentes, en una misma lista, son elegidos por sufragio directo por un periodo de 4 años sin reelección inmediata. Le ayudan en sus tareas los ministros de gobierno reunidos en el Consejo de Gobierno que encabeza el Presidente de la República. Las siguientes ...

  • Blomerus missing information

    My personal "missing" information - help needed! Aim: I am searching for the parents of all profiles linked to this project.

  • Voetballers -ook prof- in de familie

    -2013-dec-12-do-15:57+GMT-winter~time jM-Vu meewerken-corrigeren-aanvullen? welkom ! vooralsnog via profiel-e/o-document-links ---ook volgers kunnen/mogen dat doen, we werken niet voor niets op 'n transparant-open-source-systeem--- straks met meezoeken naar toepasselijke & leuke-leerzame-informatieve-internet-links om uw eigen familie-profielen te helpen illustreren en documenteren. -prof-Voe...

  • Rurik Dynasty (862 - 1598)

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

  • Knickerbocker Ice Company

    The Knickerbocker Ice Company was an ice company based in New York State during the 19th century.

  • Jewish Families from Demice, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Demice, Ukraine also known as Demycze, Demicze, דמיצ'ה. Gesher Galicia-Demiche

  • Saguenay, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview Saguenay ( carte map ) est une ville du Centre du Québec. Située dans une vallée aux abords de la rivière Saguenay, elle est en amont du fjord du Saguenay et en aval du horst de Kénogami. Saguenay compte trois arrondissements urbains, Chicoutimi , Jonquière et La Baie et leurs secteurs périphériques Laterrière , Canton-Tremblay , Lac-Kénogami et Shipshaw . Avant les fusions ...

  • People Connected to County Monaghan

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

  • People Connected to County Leitrim

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

  • People Connected to County Longford

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

  • 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup

    The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup was the seventh FIFA Women's World Cup, the quadrennial international women's football world championship tournament. In March 2011, Canada won the right to host the event, the first time the country would host the tournament and the third time it has been held in North America. Matches were played in six cities across Canada in five time zones. The tournament be...

  • Legh, Leigh Families

    Leigh Coat of Arms / Leigh Family Crest SURNAMES as we know them today were first assumed in Europe from the 11th to the 15th Century. They were not in use in England or in Scotland before the Norman Conquest, and were first found in the Domesday Book. The employment in the use of a second name was a custom that was first introduced from the Normans. They themselves had not long before ...

  • Panama Canal

    Panama Canal (Spanish: Canal de Panamá) is a 48-mile (77 km) ship canal in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean (via the Caribbean Sea) to the Pacific Ocean. The canal cuts across the Isthmus of Panama and is a key conduit for international maritime trade. There are locks at each end to lift ships up to Gatun Lake, an artificial lake created to reduce the amount of excavation work required f...

  • Choctaw Chiefs 1830 - Present

    This is a list of Choctaw chiefs as documented by the Choctaw Nation . Before and during the removal Historical Tchito -- titled Mingo Tchito which just means "big chief." Is this actually an identity or just a generic title? Shulush Homastubby "Red Shoes" 1729-1747 1800-1857 Apukshunnubbee District (Okla Falaya) Apuckshunnubbe before 1801-1824 Robert Cole 1824-1826 Greenw...

  • Canada at the 1992 Summer Paralympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who represented Canada at the 1992 Summer Paralympics in Barcelona.

  • Canada at the 1992 Summer Olympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who represented Canada at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona.

  • Canada at the 1988 Winter Paralympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who represented Canada at the 1988 Winter Paralympics in Innsbruck.

  • Canada at the 1984 Summer Paralympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who represented Canada at the 1984 Summer Paralympics in New York City and Stoke Mandeville.

  • Canada at the 1988 Summer Paralympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who represented Canada at the 1988 Summer Paralympics in Seoul.

  • Canada at the 1988 Summer Olympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who represented Canada at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.

  • Canada at the 1984 Winter Paralympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who represented Canada at the 1984 Winter Paralympics in Innsbruck.

  • Canada at the 1984 Summer Olympics

    This project focuses on the athletes who represented Canada at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles.

  • Montreal Impact (MLS)

    The Montreal Impact (French: Impact de Montréal ) is a Canadian professional soccer team based in Montreal, Quebec that competes as a member of the Eastern Conference in Major League Soccer (MLS). The team began play in 2012 as an expansion team of the league, being the league's third Canadian club, and replaced the North American Soccer League team of the same name.In 2015, the Impact became t...

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  • Jewish Families of David-Horodok

    This project seeks to bring together descendants of those who once lived in the town of David-Horodok, located in what is now the Pinsk district of Belarus. Also spelled David-Gorodok and sometimes Davyd-Haradok on current maps. Much information about the town's history and residents can be found on the JewishGen KehilaLink at [ .] Families from David-Horodok live all over the world, with lar...

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  • Netherlands ‧ ‪2012 ‧ Summer Paralympics

    de wedstrijden zijn begonnen... ! Na een prachtige OPENINGS-CEREMONIE. Alle sporters wensen we deze dagen VEEL SUCCES, VOLDOENING en VRIENDSCHAP. Maak van deze sportieve uitdaging 'n kracht- & inspiratie-bron voor je verdere leven. Netherlands ‧ ‪2012 ‧ Summer Paralympics GOUD Esther VERGEER - tennis Marcel van de VEEN - Udo HESSELS - Mischa ROSSEN- zeilen -Sonar klasse Marlou van...

  • Netherlands - 2016 - Summer Olympics

    Netherlands ‧ 2016 ‧ Summer Olympics l'Equipe Olympique alphabetical —A— ♀ ‧ Lois ABBINGH ‧ 1992 ‧ handbal ‧ ⌘ ZILVER ‧ Chantal ACHTERBERG ‧ 1985 ‧ roeien ‧ ♂ ‧ Jacco ARENDS ‧ 1991 ‧ badminton ‧ ⌘ ZILVER ‧ Naomi Frances van AS ‧ 1983 ‧ hockey ‧ ⌘ ♂ ‧ Seve van ASS ‧ 1992 ‧ hockey ‧ ⌘ —B— ♂ ‧ Sander BAART ‧ 1988 ‧ hockey ‧ ⌘ ♂ ‧ Billy BAKKER ‧ 1988 ‧ hockey ‧ ⌘ ♀ ‧ A...

  • Netherlands ‧ 1908 ‧ Summer Olympics

    Netherlands ‧ 1908 ‧ Summer Olympics Medaille-winnaars Geen Gouden medailles Geen Zilveren medailles BRONS Bok de KORVER ‧ ‧ 25y ‧ football ‧ ⌘ ‧ George François -Frans- de BRUIJN KOPS ‧ 18--19-- ‧ 21y ‧ football ‧ ⌘ ‧ Albertus WIELSMA ‧ 1883- ‧ 24y ‧ rowing ‧ ⌘ ‧ Caius WELCKER ‧ ‧ 22y ‧ football ‧ ⌘ ‧ Jan THOMÉE ‧ ‧ 21y ‧ football ‧ ⌘ ‧ Eetje SOL ‧ ‧ 26y ‧...

  • Fugate Family

    Fugate Family around the world. Links Fugates of Kentucky: Skin Bluer than Lake Louise

  • St. Mark's School

    . Mark's School=St. Mark’s School is a coeducational, Episcopal, preparatory school, situated on 250 acres (1.0 km2) in Southborough, Massachusetts, 25 miles (40 km) from Boston. It was founded in 1865 as an all-boys school by Joseph Burnett, a wealthy native of Southborough who developed and marketed the world-famous Burnett Vanilla Extract. Girls have attended since the 1970s. St. Mark's is a...

  • "Ohio" (Barque) - European Pioneers to South Australia in 1858

    The barque Ohio, 450 tons, Captain Herman Reuges, from Bremen 21st October 1857, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 3rd February 1858.This is part of the Bound for South Australia - Ships Lists Portal Project Sources:* The Ships Passenger List This is a great time to add the profile to an Occupation Project and also to the country they settled FROM, Irish ; German and Prussian ; English ...

  • New Netherland

    New Netherland , or Nieuw-Nederland in Dutch, was the 17th-century colonial province of the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands on the East Coast of North America. The claimed territories were the lands from the Delmarva Peninsula to extreme southwestern Cape Cod. The settled areas are now part of the Mid-Atlantic States of New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Connecticut, with small outpos...

  • Universiteit van Franeker ‧ 1585-1811 ‧ Academia van Vrieslant

    Universiteit van Franeker ‧ 1585-1811 ‧ Academia van Vrieslant Curatorium 1585-1904 : de Staten van Friesland, qualitate qua De Universiteit van Franeker kende vier faculteiten en had 170 --volgens Jensma 198-- hoogleraren faculteit Godgeleerdheid 43 hoogleraren in de godgeleerdheid faculteit Rechten 39 hoogleraren in de rechten faculteit Geneeskunde 27 hoogleraren...

  • Utrecht University ‧ since 1636 ‧ Rijksuniversiteit Utrecht

    Utrecht University ‧ since 1636 ‧ Rijksuniversiteit Utrecht Faculteit Recht, Economie, Bestuur en Organisatie Faculteit Bètawetenschappen Faculteit Geowetenschappen Faculteit Diergeneeskunde HOOGLERAREN —A— —B— —C— —D— —E— —F— —G— —H— —I—

  • Common Genealogical Mistakes Made

    Don't fabricate facts! Place or date unknown LEAVE IT BLANK or enter as such - Place assumed by other given facts - enter as eg: Parents place of KNOWN marriage place other siblings KNOWN birthplace Place of residence pre Census Records Date should be left blank or listed as: est - estimated bef - before aft - after betw - between or if assumed Placing facts not ...

  • State-sponsored mass murder

    This is an "umbrella" project. Please do not add profiles; please do start related projects, and index them below. Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. --Lord Acton Power kills; absolute power kills absolutely.-- powerkills website Mass murder by a state From Wikipedia Mass murder may also be defined as the intentional and indiscriminate murder of a large nu...

  • American Revolutionary War: Morgan's Riflemen, The 11th Virginia Regiment

    Morgan's Riflemen From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Surrender of General Burgoyne Col. Morgan, having led his Riflemen in this victory, is shown in white, right of center Morgan's Riflemen or Morgan's Rifles, previously Morgan's Sharpshooters, and the one named Provisional Rifle Corps, were an elite light infantry unit commanded by General Daniel Morgan in the American Revolutionary War...

  • Bulgarian Artists

    Bulgarian artists Български художници . След Освобождението се открива Държавното рисувално училище (днес Национална художествена академия). Първите преподаватели в нея са чехите Ярослав Вешин и Иван Мърквичка. Развиват се битовият жанр (И. Ангелов, И. Мърквичка и др.), баталната живопис (Я. Вешин), историческата картина (Н. Павлович, Д. Гюдженов, Н. Кожухаров и др.), портретът (А. Ми...

  • List of Famous Bulgarians

    Notable Bulgarians The Bulgarians (Bulgarian: българи, pronounced: [bɤ̞ɫˈɡɐri]) are a South Slavic people native to Bulgaria and neighbouring regions. Wikipedia - Bulgaria Bulgarian Monarchs Kubrat Batbayan Asparukh of Bulgaria Tervel of Bulgaria Kormesiy of Bulgaria Sevar of Bulgaria Kormisosh of Bulgaria Vinekh of Bulgaria Telets of Bulgaria Sab...

  • Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) ESHOWE Concentration Camp

    December 1900 - 15 April 1902 This camp with its 250 inhabitants was located at Fort Curtis outside Eshowe. Very few of the inhabitants were bona fide concentration camp inmates, with the vast majority being surrendered burghers or "hendsoppers" (quitters) from the Vryheid district who brought their livestock along and were allowed by the British to continue farming in Zululand under the admi...

  • The Ulster Plantation

    The Ulster Plantation King James I believed that colonising Ulster would quell rebellion and win over the 'rude and barbarous Irish' to 'civility' and Protestantism. Learn about the English and Scottish planters and the role played by the London Companies in the Plantation of Ulster. The Plantation of Ulster (Irish: Plandáil Uladh) was the organised colonisation (plantation) of Ulster —a pr...

  • The Big Lebowski

    Notable profiles involved in the movie The Big Lebowski.

  • Rusthåll i Kyrkslätt

    Ett rusthåll var i Indelningsverket (skapat år 1682) en gård som indelats till kavalleriet. Enkelt uttryckt omvandlades gårdarnas skatteskyldighet till beriden militärtjänst. Ägaren av en sådan gård kallades rusthållare. Medan kronan ansvarade för vapen (musköter, värjor, pistoler, pikar etc) fick rusthållaren stå för häst, ryttare och övrig utrustning. Om kostnaderna för rusthållaren översteg ...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Black Camps

    Black Concentration Camps According to Professor Andre Wessels of the Department of History at the University of the Free State (UFS), 130 000 black civilians (farm labourers in Boer farms) were captured and put into concentration camps, as the British feared that black people would assist the Boers during the war. During early 1901, black concentration camps were initially set up to accomm...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902)- HARRISMITH NATIVE CAMP- NATAL

    HARRISMITH NATIVE CAMP No persons in camp Type:black Location:Harrismith Date open:16/02/1901 Rations:16/2/1901: 3 bags mealies daily. 15/2/1901 See AskSam%> Notes:16/2/1901: many old women and children, also a few old men who are unable to work; all able-bodied kaffirs are employed To take part in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project....

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

    Camp Details Type:black Location:Rhenoster Date open:13/06/1901 Date open (general):9/6/1901 Notes: 9/6/1901: Commandant, Rhenoster to CSRC: A large refugee camp is situated at Doorn Kop close to this station, having a population of about 500 males, the majority of whom are badly in want of clothing. Requests instructions how to obtain clothing. In addition, 200 families are about to ...

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

    Ladysmith People in this camp 792 People who died in this camp 10 Ladysmith had been one of the towns besieged by the Boers in the early part of the war. A substantial number of British troops had been stationed there and, when they left, their barracks were used for Boer prisoners-of-war until 1902, when the men were moved to the coast. By this time the Harrismith camp inmates had be...

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

    COLENSO RC Camp Details Type:white Location:Natal Date closed: Unique ID:117 PLEASE READ HOW TO........ They lived to go home A They died in the camp A They were Staff They are not on Geni A D de Beer, Johannes Frederick Jacobus (20) 21/05/1901-30/10/1902 Farm History - Mooiplaats,Spelonken S.o. Johannes de Beer G Grobbelaar, P...

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

    Middelburg THE PURPOSE OF THIS PROJECTIS to find the people of Lydenburg district and where the were. Although there are many plaques and even names and farms in the Lydenburg/Leydenburg cemetries and the church as well as in the Archives, little is known of this camp. See one list of names below 613 Ahlers family Dullstroom Lydenburg 28233 Anslin family Lydenburg 24...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) VREDEFORT ROAD & Native Camp/Kamp

    VREDEFORT ROAD CAMP AND NATIVE CAMP Photo’s from the website of eGGSA link above People in this camp 627 People who died in this camp 540 2 persons Vredefort Road Vredefort Road was the orphan of the camp system. It was located in the flat maizelands of the Free State highveld, at a station now known as Greenlands, on the railway line south of the town of Vredefort. It w...

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

    PINETOWN Photo's from eGGSA. People in this camp 17 People who died in this camp 10 The decision to transfer the Pietersburg camp inmates from Colenso to Pinetown must have been particularly traumatic for the families, for this was a third time that they had found themselves in a partly-built camp with all the associated discomforts of an incomplete infrastructure. In March 1902 P...

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

    The Heilbron Concentration Camp Memorial. The original images on this page were courtesy of Terry Cawood. The Cemetery is interesting because it contains not only concentration camp graves, but a large mix of old and new graves as well as the an imperial soldiers plot. I took a lot of pics and need to cross reference them with the names on the memorials to see if any of those missing Burghers...

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

    The object of reproducing the list here is to see if these people can be located on Geni and perhaps develop trees from them THEY LIVED TO GO HOME A B C D Susanna Magdalena du Plessis(Mev) aged 36 arrived 21/08/1901 from Belfast Camp with 3 children. They came from Blinkwater, Middelburg. Hannah Jacomina du Plessis (10) Jacobus Daniel du Plessis (6) Hermanus Ja...

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

    EDINBURG *Type:black / white Date open:01/11/1900 Rations:5/2/1901: For native refugees: Natives over 12 years of age: Daily: 1½ lbs either mealies, K/corn, unsifted meal or mealie meal; ¼ oz salt; Weekly: 1 lb fresh or tinned meat; ½ coffee; 2 oz sugar - all but the corn to cost 4½d per ration. See Asam%> Notes:25/2/1901: The native rc numbers about 1680. No official has been appoint...

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

    NORVALS PONT KAMP/CAMP ORANJE VRYSTAAT/ORANGE FREE STATE People in camp 5192 People who died in this camp 494 If there was a model camp in the ORC system, it was Norvals Pont. And, if anyone could be described as the hero of the camps, it was Lieutenant St John Cole Bowen, the first civilian superintendent. Norvals Pont was one of those camps, like Aliwal North, Kimberley and Orange...

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

    VEREENIGING KONSENTRASIEKAMP/CONCENTRATION CAMP Lots of photo's avaiable on above link. People in camp 314 People who died in this camp 206 Vereeniging was probably the most contented of all the camps. Like Heilbron and Kroonstad in the ORC, it was located in the maize-growing belt of the highveld, but on the north bank of the Vaal River, in the Transvaal, sloping down to the river....

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

    Meintjeskop People in this camp 28 People who died in this camp 5 Although Meintjes Kop was part of the Transvaal system, its purpose was slightly different from the majority of the camps, since it was established specifically to house the families of National Scouts – those Boers who were fighting for the British. Such families often had a hard time in the main camps, for they were d...

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

    Uitenhage People in this camp 1061 People who died in this camp 13 Uitenhage was the third of the camps that the ORC authorities established at the coast [see East London for further details]. Louis Mansergh, the Cape Colony secretary of public works, who was responsible for constructing the coastal camps, considered that the site was an ideal one, slightly protected from the prevaili...

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