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  • Hastings (England) and Environs - WW1

    Hastings, St. Leonards and Rother Area East Sussex, England Including Battle Hollington St. Leonards-on-Sea Silverhill Ore The purpose of this project is to gather the Geni profiles of people who served in WW1 who came from Hastings and the Surrounding area. Hastings Cemetery There are 176 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-18 war here, 2 being unidentified sailors of the Royal Navy. ...

  • Atlanta Dream (WNBA)

    The Atlanta Dream is a professional basketball team based in Atlanta, playing in the Eastern Conference in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). The team was founded before the 2008 WNBA season began. The team is owned by Dream Too LLC, which is composed of two Atlanta businesswomen: Mary Brock, and Kelly Loeffler. Like some other WNBA teams, the Dream is not affiliated with an NB...

  • Hvar - Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje - Dalmacija

    Hvar (in the local dialect: Hvor or For , Greek: Pharos, Latin: Pharus and Pharina , Italian: Lesina ) is a city port on the island of Hvar, within the Split-Dalmatia County of Croatia. The municipality of Hvar has a population of 4,251 (2011) while the city itself is inhabited by 3,771 people, making it the largest settlement on the island of Hvar. History of Hvar Town The earliest known i...

  • Maple View Mennonite Cemetery - Wellesley Township, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada

    Maple View Mennonite Cemetery 'Cemetery Address: 5074 Deborah Glaister Line Concession 2, Lot 11, Wellesley Township GPS: 43.492145,-80.787509 Denomination: Mennonite Maintained by: Maple View Mennonite Church Cemetery Board==Links== Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Ehitusmeistrid

    See projekt on kõigile ehitusmeistritele, -inseneridele ja -ettevõtjatele, kelle töö on jäädvustatud Eestis tuntud ehitistes ja rajatistes. Näiteks Estonia teatrihoonet või Haapsalu raudteejaama perrooni puitpitsi teavad kõik, kuid nende objektide ehitajale ei ole üldse mingit tähelepanu pööratud. Seda tuleks jäädvustada. Paraku ei ole ehitusmeistrid ja -insenerid samas kaalukategoorias kui a...

  • British Abolitionists

    British Abolitionists Please link GENi profiles of British Abolitionists to the project. Those of note can be added to the list below. Names with Bold links are to Geni profiles or projects. Other links take you to external biographical web pages. British anti-slavery was one of the most important reform movements of the 19th century. The irony is that during the course of the 18th cent...

  • 58th Virginia Infantry (CSA), US Civil War Project

    58th Virginia Infantry Summary and Engagements This is an umbrella project for all of the companies of the 58th Virginia Infantry. See the Related Projects for details. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Descendants of Charlemagne

    Descendants of Charlemagne, divided per generation Generation 1 Charlemagne (742-814) Generation 2 Children of Charlemagne Adeltrude (774-852) Adelaide (c773-774) Alpaida (794-) Amaudru (c770-) Bertha (779-823) Charles the Younger (c772-811) Drogo of Metz (801-855) Gisela (781-808) Hildegarde (783-783) Hiltrude (787-) Hugh (802-844) Loth...

  • MACE

    The surmame MACE is a name that came to England in the 11th Century wave of migration that was set off by the Norman Conquest of 1066. Their name however is a reference to their place of residence prior to the Norman Conquest of of England in 1066. The Normans that invaded England in 1066 came from Normandy in Northern France. However, they were originally Vikings from Scandinavia. ...

  • St Louis County, Missouri

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

  • Hartlip, Kent 1881 Census

    Hartlip is a village and civil parish in the borough of Swale, in the county of Kent, England. Hartlip Wills Mary Wood William Woodier Population in 1881 census : 385 ATKINS (1) Old House Lane Nr "Nunfield" Farm: William ATWOOD (1) Lower Hartlip Rd "Sweepstakes" Farm: David AUSTEN (1) Queendown Warren House: Augusta BAX (2) Mill Road: James, Sar...

  • Emory and Henry College

    & Henry College, known as E&H, Emory, or the College, is a private, coeducational liberal arts college located in Emory, Virginia, United States. The campus comprises 331 acres (1.34 km2) of Washington County, Virginia, which is part of the Appalachia mountain region of Southwest Virginia. Founded in 1836, Emory & Henry College is the oldest institution of higher learning in Southwest Virginia....

  • Ruru Lawn Cemetery, Christchurch, New Zealand

    Ruru Lawn Cemetery opened in 1941 and although approaching capacity it is still open for casket and ash burials. Ballantyne’s Fire Memorial is part of the Ruru Lawn Cemetery. Ballantyne Memorial Rose Garden Ballantyne’s department store in Colombo Street was the scene of one of New Zealand's most disastrous fires late in the afternoon of 18 November 1947. A total of 41 people died and dam...

  • Detroit Lions (NFL)

    The Detroit Lions are a professional American football team based in Detroit, Michigan. They are members of the North Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL), and play their home games at Ford Field in Downtown Detroit.Originally based in Portsmouth, Ohio and called the Portsmouth Spartans, the team formally joined the NFL on July 12, 1930 and be...

  • Oklahoma State University–Stillwater

    State University (also referred to informally as Oklahoma State, OKState, O-State, and OSU) is a land-grant, sun-grant, coeducational public research university located in Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States. OSU was founded in 1890 under the Morrill Act. Originally known as Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College (Oklahoma A&M), it is the flagship institution of the Oklahoma State Univers...

  • Eastern Cemetery, Invercargill, New Zealand

    Eastern Cemetery is the main cemetery in Invercargill covering over 30 hectares. It is located on the corner of East & Rockdale Roads, Invercargill, South Island, New Zealand. Notable burials: Burt Munro (1899-1978). New Zealander Burt Munro went to Bonneville Utah, in 1967, and rode his 1920, Indian motorcycle to fame gaining the world land speed record for a motorcycle, which still stan...

  • Toronto Argonauts (CFL)

    The Toronto Argonauts are a professional Canadian football team competing in the East Division of the Canadian Football League. Based in Toronto, Ontario, the team was founded in 1873, and is the oldest existing professional sports team in North America still using its original name.[3] The team's origins date back to a modified version of rugby football that emerged in North America in the lat...

  • Montreal Alouettes (CFL)

    The Montreal Alouettes (French Les Alouettes de Montréal ) are a Canadian football team based in Montreal, Quebec. Founded in 1946, the team has folded and been revived twice. The Alouettes compete in the Eastern Division of the Canadian Football League (CFL) and last won the Grey Cup championship in 2010. Their home field is Percival Molson Memorial Stadium for the regular season and as of 201...

  • University of Miami

    University of Miami (informally referred to as UM, U Miami, Miami, or The U) is a private, nonsectarian university located in Coral Gables, Florida, United States. As of 2012, the university currently enrolls 15,613 student in 12 separate colleges, including a medical school located in Miami's Civic Center neighborhood, a law school on the main campus, and a school focused on the study of ocean...

  • Naval Station Great Lakes

    Station Great Lakes (NAVSTA Great Lakes) is the home of the United States Navy's only boot camp, located near North Chicago, in Lake County, Illinois. Important tenant commands include the Recruit Training Command, Training Support Center and Navy Recruiting District Chicago. Naval Station Great Lakes is the second largest military installation in Illinois and the largest training station in th...

  • Cleveland Browns (AAFC)

    The Cleveland Browns was the football franchise that became the Cleveland Browns of the NFL.The franchise was founded in 1945 by businessman Arthur B. McBride and coach Paul Brown as a charter member of the All-America Football Conference (AAFC). The Browns dominated the AAFC, compiling a 47–4–3 record in the league's four active seasons and winning its championship in each of them. When the AA...

  • Los Angeles Dons (AAFC)

    The Los Angeles Dons were an American football team in the now defunct All-America Football Conference from 1946 to 1949 that played in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The Dons were the first professional football team to play a regular season game in Los Angeles, California, beating the rival Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League by two weeks.==Team history=====Launch===In 1946 a...

  • Jewish Families of Czernowitz-Sadhora-Storojinet, Bukovina

    The area around the city of Chernivtsi/Czernowitz in Bukovina, now in Ukraine, included many Jewish communities linked by history, commerce, and family. The major nearby communities were Storojinet in the southwest, and Sahdhora to the north, and several smaller Jewish communities were also nearby. This project seeks to help bring together the families with roots in the Czernowitz-Sadhora-Storo...

  • San Francisco 49ers (AAFC)

    The San Francisco 49ers are a professional American football team located in the San Francisco Bay Area. They compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member of the league's National Football Conference (NFC) West division. The team currently plays its home games at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, located 45 miles (72 km) southeast of San Francisco in the heart of Silicon V...

  • Brooklyn-New York Yankees (AAFC)

    The Brooklyn-New York Yankees were formed from the folding and subsequent merger of the AAFC's Brooklyn Dodgers with the New York Yankees in 1949.The team only lasted one season, as this was the final season of the AAFC, which merged with the NFL. The Yankees players were divided between the New York Giants and New York Bulldogs, who played as the New York Yanks starting in 1950.

  • Scottish emigration to Australia

    Scottish emigration to Australia " The links between Scotland and Australia stretch back to the first British expedition of the Endeavour under command of Lieutenant James Cook who was himself the son of a Scottish ploughman. Cook navigated and charted the east coast of Australia, making first landfall at Botany Bay on 29 April 1770. His discoveries and reports by Cook's expedition would lead...

  • National Football League (NFL) Champions

    Throughout its history, the National Football League (NFL) and other rival American football leagues have used several different formats to determine their league champions, including a period of inter-league matchups determining a true world champion. The NFL first determined champions through end-of-season standings, but switched to a playoff system in 1933. The rival All-America Football C...

  • Folk Artists

    Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival. The term originated in the 19th century but is often applied to music that is older than that. Some types of folk music are also called world music.Traditional folk music has been defined in several ways: as music transmitted by mouth, as music of the lower classes, and as music w...

  • Welsh emigration to Australia

    It is believed that the eastern coast of Australia reminded Captain James Cook of the coast of South Wales (especially the Vale of Glamorgan coast, which he knew), hence the name he gave to it, "New South Wales". The first European colony in Australia was in New South Wales, beginning with the First Fleet of 1788. Welsh people numbered amongst these first settlers, and continued to arrive in th...

  • New York Yankees (AAFC)

    The New York Yankees were a professional American football team that played in the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) from 1946 to 1949. The team played in Yankee Stadium in the Bronx and often played in front of sold-out crowds[citation needed]. They were owned by Dan Topping, who transferred the team from the NFL Brooklyn Dodgers, retaining many of the same players. The team's coach was R...

  • Baltimore Colts (NFL) (1950)

    The Baltimore Colts were one of three AAFC teams, along with the San Francisco 49ers and the Cleveland Browns, to be brought into the NFL following the AAFC-NFL merger. They played only during the 1950 season before financial pressures forced them to fold.

  • Baltimore Colts (AAFC)

    The Baltimore Colts were a professional American football team based in Baltimore, Maryland. The first team to bear the name Baltimore Colts, they were members of the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) from 1947 to 1949 and then joined the National Football League (NFL) for one season before folding. They were one of the least successful teams in the AAFC and NFL both on and off the field, ...

  • Miami Seahawks (AAFC)

    The Miami Seahawks were a professional American football team based in Miami, Florida. They played in the All-America Football Conference in the league's inaugural season, 1946, before folding. They are notable as the first major league sports franchise in Miami and the state of Florida's first professional football team.The Seahawks were coached initially by Jack Meagher and then by Hamp Pool....

  • Baltimore Colts (NFL) (1953-1983)

    The Baltimore Colts were the second National Football League franchise to play in Baltimore and have no connection, except in name to the first Baltimore Colts franchise that played in the NFL in 1950 and then promptly folded. History of the franchise Following World War II, a competing professional football league was organized known as the All America Football Conference which began play ...

  • New York Giants (NFL)

    The New York Giants are a professional American football team located in the New York metropolitan area. The Giants are members of the East Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL). The team plays its home games in East Rutherford, New Jersey at MetLife Stadium, which it shares with the New York Jets in a unique arrangement. The Giants hold their ...

  • All-American Football Conference (AAFC)

    The All-American Football Conference ( AAFC ) was a professional American football league that challenged the established National Football League (NFL) from 1946–1949. One of the NFL's most formidable challengers, the AAFC attracted many of the nation's best players, and introduced many lasting innovations to the game[citation needed]. However, the AAFC was ultimately unable to sustain itself ...

  • Fort Lauderdale, Broward County,Florida

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

  • United States House of Representatives from Florida

    United States House of Representatives from Florida

  • United States Senators from Florida

    United States Senators from Florida List of United States Senators from Florida (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from Florida (with wikipedia links)

  • Men of Mark – Contemporary Portraits of Distinguished Men (London, 1876–83)

    Full title: Men of Mark, a gallery of contemporary portraits of men distinguished in the senate, the church, in science, literature and art, the army, navy, law, medicine, etc., photographed from life by Lock and Whitfield, with brief biographical notices by Thompson Cooper, F.S.A. See Portraits Names and Titles taken from the tables of contents. First series, 1876 H.R.H. the ...

  • Chicago Hornets (AAFC)

    The Chicago Hornets were an American football team that played in the All-America Football Conference from 1946 to 1949. From 1946 to the end of the 1948 season, the team was known as the Chicago Rockets . Unlike the Cleveland Browns, San Francisco 49ers, and Baltimore Colts, the franchise was not one of the three AAFC teams that joined the National Football League prior to the 1950 season.The ...

  • Buffalo Bills (NFL)

    The Buffalo Bills are a professional American football team based in the Buffalo–Niagara Falls metropolitan area that competes in the National Football League (NFL). They are members of the league's East division of the American Football Conference (AFC). The team plays their home games at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, New York. The Bills are the only NFL team that plays its home games ...

  • Houston Gamblers (USFL)

    The Houston Gamblers were an American football team that competed in the United States Football League in 1984 and 1985. The Gamblers were coached by veteran NFL head coach Jack Pardee in both their seasons. They were noteworthy for introducing former Middletown (Ohio) High School football coach Glenn "Tiger" Ellison's Run & Shoot offense to the world of pro football.

  • New York Jets (NFL)

    The New York Jets are a professional American football team located in the New York metropolitan area. The team is a member of the Eastern Division of the American Football Conference (AFC) in the National Football League (NFL). The team is headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey. In a unique arrangement for the league, the Jets share MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey with the Ne...

  • New York Jets (AFL)

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the Geni profiles of those who were involved with the American Football League's New York Jets.

  • American Football League (AFL) Champions

    For its first nine seasons, 1960 through 1968, the American Football League determined its champion via a single playoff game between the winners of its two divisions (although ties in the standings in 1963 (Eastern) and 1968 (Western) necessitated a tiebreaker divisional playoff game the week before).In 1969, the tenth and final year of the independent ten-team AFL, a four-team playoff was hel...

  • American Football League (AFL)

    The American Football League ( AFL ) was a major professional American football league that operated from 1960 until 1969, when it merged with the National Football League (NFL). The upstart AFL operated in direct competition with the more established NFL throughout its existence. The AFL was created by a number of owners who had been refused NFL expansion franchises or had minor shares of NF...

  • Buffalo Bills (AAFC)

    The Buffalo Bills were an American football team, based in Buffalo, New York, that played in the All-America Football Conference from 1946 to 1949. During its first season in 1946, the team was known as the Buffalo Bisons . Unlike the Cleveland Browns, San Francisco 49ers, and Baltimore Colts, the franchise was not one of the three AAFC teams that merged with the National Football League prior ...

  • Brooklyn Dodgers (AAFC)

    The Brooklyn Dodgers were an American football team that played in the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) from 1946 to 1948. The team is unrelated to the Brooklyn Dodgers that played in the National Football League from 1930 to 1943. The team folded prior to the 1949 season and was merged with the New York Yankees to form the Brooklyn-New York Yankees.

  • Buffalo Bisons (AAFC)

    The Buffalo Bisons were an American football team, based in Buffalo, New York, that played in the All-America Football Conference in 1946.After only one year, owner James Breuil held a name-the-team contest in hopes of choosing a more distinctive nickname; "Bisons" had been the traditional nickname for Buffalo teams for many years. The winning choice was " Bills ," which was a play on the name ...

  • 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) ____________________________________...

  • 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 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...

  • 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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  • 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...

  • 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)

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