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  • Historic Buildings of Devon, England

    Historic Buildings of Devon England The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in the county of Devon, with links to sub-projects for specific buildings as appropriate. GENi profiles of people associated with those establishments can be linked to this project and/or to individual projects where they have been set up. Image right - Downes , Crediton, Devo...

  • Historic Buildings of Derbyshire, England

    Historic Buildings of Derbyshire England Image right - Holme Hall , Bakewell The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in the county of Derbyshire, with links to sub-projects for specific buildings as appropriate. GENi profiles of people associated with those establishments can be linked to this project and/or to individual projects where they have been...

  • Periodicals portal

    This portal is for all projects related to periodicals -- magazines, newspapers, journals, and the like. Cover Subjects Cover of Time magazine People's Most Beautiful Person People's Sexiest Man Alive Occupations Caricaturist Cartoonists Critics Editors Illustrators Journalists, Columnists, and Reporters

  • Historic Buildings of Shropshire (Salop), England

    Historic Buildings of Shropshire (Salop) England The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in the county of Shropshire, with links to sub-projects for specific buildings as appropriate. GENi profiles of people associated with those establishments can be linked to this project and/or to individual projects where they have been set up. Image right - Apley...

  • Trail of Tears Roll

    Auithorized by The Office Indian Affairs, July 25, 1835 and the 25th Congress See Attached document for details

  • Chesley Cemetery - Chesley, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada

    Chesley Cemetery - Elderslie Township, Bruce County Cemetery Address: 61 3rd St. Chelsy, ON, N0G 1L0 Links Find A Grave

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Koblenz (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany also known as Coblenz, Coblenza, Coblentz, Coblence [Fr]. JewishGen-Koblenz (Rheinland-Pfalz)

  • the PULITZER prize ✒ POETRY since 1922

    -2011-11-14-09:42+GMT-winter-jMu-add~co-operate~evaluate? welcome, but please first with document- e/o profile-links, for the pioneers of the team are evaluating the way how to documentate these famous people and their publishers together now. May-be you know recencists who gave their opinions about these publications after some time? Invite them to start a discussion, not about the life of the...

  • Jewish Families from Konstanz/Bodensee (Baden-Württemberg), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Konstanz/Bodensee (Baden-Württemberg), Germany also known as Kashnitz [Yid], Constance [Eng, Fr], Costanza [Ital], Constantia [Lat]. JewishGen-Konstanz/Bodensee (Baden-Württemberg)

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Königsbach (Baden-Württemberg), Germany also known as Königsbach-Stein. JewishGen-Königsbach (Baden-Württemberg)

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Königheim (Baden-Württemberg), Germany also known as Königsbach-Stein. JewishGen-Königheim (Baden-Württemberg)

  • Jewish Families from Klingen (Rheinland-Pfalz)

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Klingen (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany also known as Heuchelheim, Heuchelheim-Klingen. Please refer also to Heuchelheim. JewishGen-Klingen (Rheinland-Pfalz)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • Israeli Heads of State and State Authorities

    The project lists: The signatories of the Declaration of Independence (מגילת העצמאות); the Presidents of the State of Israel; the heads of the three branches of power in Israel, thus, reflecting the "Separation of Power", the legislative branch - The Knesset (כנסת) (list of...

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kleineicholzheim (Baden-Württemberg), Germany also known as Ikoldsheim. JewishGen-Kleineicholzheim (Baden-Württemberg)

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

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

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

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

  • Jewish Families from Kitzingen/Main (Unterfranken/Bayern), Germany

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

  • Jewish Families from Kirchheimbolanden (Rheinland-Pfalz)

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kirchheimbolanden (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany also known as Kircheimbolanden. JewishGen-Kirchheimbolanden (Rheinland-Pfalz)

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kirchen (Baden-Württemberg), Germany also known as Efringen-Kirchen. JewishGen-Kirchen (Baden-Württemberg)

  • Premiers of British Columbia

    The Premier of British Columbia is the First Minister for the Canadian province of British Columbia. The province was a British crown colony governed by the Governors of British Columbia before joining Canadian Confederation in 1871. Since then, it has had a unicameral Westminster-style parliamentary government, in which the Premier is the leader of the party that controls the most seats in the...

  • Order of British Columbia

    Official Site * Wikipedia

  • Portal dos Países Falantes da Língua Portuguesa

    Bem-vindo ao Portal dos Países Falantes da Língua Portuguesa do Geni. Este projeto é para todos os que estão interessados ​​na genealogia dos países que adotam a língua portuguesa e tudo o relacionado com nossa língua. Daqui pode-se alcançar facilmente a diferentes projetos relacionados com o idioma português, particip...

  • Quakers on Barbados

    This Project is to find our Quaker Ancestors on Barbados. Feel free to join and bring your ancestor profile along. Quakers on Barbados 1655 Quakers Mary Fisher and Ann Austin traveled to Barbados and are said to have been the first Quakers in America. "The island of Barbados was during the 17th century the great port of entry to the colonies in the western world. In the last half of...

  • Cucuteni-Trypillian Culture

    This project is for the Cucuteni-Trypillian Culture of Romania, Ukraine, and Russia.==Summary====Notables====Timeline====Links, references, and resources==*

  • Jewish Families from Toporiv, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Toporiv, Ukraine, also known as Toporów, Toporov, Toporuv. Gesher Galicia - Toporiv Toporiv - village in Busk (not Radekhiv) district Lviv region. Once Toporiv belonged to Radekhiv district. Toporiv - Toporow - Toporov: village 28 km south of Radekhiv. Name comes from Ukrainian word "topir" meaning "axe" Hi...

  • Alexander family of Christianna Hundred, Maryland

    FAMILIES OF ALEXANDER OF EREDY, COUNTY DONEGAL, AND GIRLAW, COUNTY TYRONE. excerpted from Charles Rogers, Memorials of the Earls of Sterling and of the House of Alexander , Vol. II (Edinburgh, 1877) pp. 58-66 available online at A SURVEY of the province of Ulster, commenced in 1580, was completed in 1609 by Sir Thomas Ridgway, Vice-Treasurer of Ireland. Among the owners of lands or baronies...

  • International Indonesian Portal

    Access point for the Global-Geni-user-Community to Indonesian users & sources Portal to build bridges between Indonesia and descendants from Indonesians worldwide We invite all Indonesian users as well as people anywhere in the world with Indonesian family and/or ancestors to join! International Indonesian Portal Indonesia has a population of over 240 million people. Throughout its hi...

  • Center Church Crypt, New Haven

    This project identifies Geni Profiles for the New Haven Crypt. The Crypt contains the identified remains of about 137 people, and the likely remains of over 1,000 that are unidentified known crypt inhabitants, list uploaded as a Project document or on this link: New Haven Crypt Names Please join us as a collaborator, add your ancestor's profile, and if possible, link the profile in the "overv...

  • Shaz - personal workspace

    SA Find William Barker, add to tree and add to 1850 Asia from Plymouth 24th Oct 1849 via Madeira arr Port Adelaide 18th Feb1850 obituary wife von Pein Carl , von Pein Wilhelm, von Hofman Ottilie on the Dockenhuden Bartholomaeus, Johann Heinrich August Ludwig, 20, Ore Sorter from Zellerfeldt Bartholomaeus, Wilhelm Johann Friedrich 18, Clerk, Zellerfeldt on Dockenhuden 1853 - Possibly related ...

  • "Heerjeebhoy Rustomjee Patel" (Ship) - European Pioneers to South Australia - 1845

    The ship Heerjeebhoy Rustomjee Patel, 510 tons, Captain Eugene Laun, from Bremen 21st April 1845, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 18th September 1845. The South Australian Register, Saturday, September 20 1845 Thursday September 18.— The Ship Heerjeebhoy Rustomjee Patel, 510 tons, Captain, Eugune Laun, from Bremen Passengers— Mrs. Laun, Messrs. Heuzenroder, Buttner, Sw...

  • Black British in World War I

    This project will highlight British-born Blacks who fought in World War I. References Black Poppies: Britain's Black Community and the Great War by Stephen Bourne.

  • Notable People of Orange County, California

    Streets of Orange County named after people: Gothard St. - named after George Gothard Bastanchury Rd. - named after Domingo Bastanchury Borchard Ave. - named after Leo Borchard Glassell St. - named after Andrew Glassell Amerige Ave. - named after Edward Amerige and George Amerige Chapman Ave. (Fullerton area) - named after Charles Chapman

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  • Jewish Families from Kassel (Hessen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kassel (Hessen), Germany also known as Cassel [Ger, until 1926]. JewishGen-Kassel (Hessen)

  • "Australia" (Ship) European Pioneers to South Australia 1850

    The ship Australia , 600 tons, Captain J. Meyer, from Hamburg 7th September 1850, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 15th December 1850. 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 ; Cornish ; Scottish

  • Saint-Joachim, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview Saint-Joachim ( carte ~ map ) fait partie de la MRC La Côte-de-Beaupré de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Bureau de poste : Saint-Joachim-de-Montmorency (1925) Toponymie ~ Toponymy La paroisse fut mise sous le patronage de saint Joachim à cause de sa voisine, Sainte-Anne-...

  • Interstate -South Australia To New South Wales

    Please add profiles of people who sailed from South Australia to New South wales. Interstate movement in the early years of Nationhood. People moving from South Australia to New South wales on local shipping voyages. Small list only. If you have information on passengers or need help locating them on the tree, start a discussion here.. 1869 barque The barque Caesar Godeffroy from Hambur...

  • Jewish Families from Homberg/Ohm (Hessen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Homberg/Ohm (Hessen), Germany also known as Homberg an der Ohm, Homberg (Ohm). JewishGen-Homberg/Ohm (Hessen)

  • Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame

    The Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame is an honour roll of the top Canadian Olympic athletes, teams, coaches, and builders (officials, administrators, and volunteers). It was established in 1949. Selections are made by a committee appointed by the Canadian Olympic Committee. Inductees must have held Canadian citizenship or Canadian residency over the course of their careers.

  • Members of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta

    This project has been created to house all current and former members of Alberta's Legislative Assembly. Sources Official site Assemblée législative de l'Alberta, Wikipédia

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  • University of Alberta

    The University of Alberta (also known as U of A and UAlberta) is a public research university located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It was founded in 1908 by Alexander Cameron Rutherford,[6] the first premier of Alberta, and Henry Marshall Tory,[7] its first president. Its enabling legislation is the Post-secondary Learning Act.The university comprises four campuses in Edmonton, the Augustana C...

  • Progressive Conservative Association of Alberta

    The Progressive Conservative Association of Alberta (often referred to colloquially as Progressive Conservative Party of Alberta ) is a provincial centre-right party in the Canadian province of Alberta. The party formed the provincial government, without interruption, from 1971 under Premiers Peter Lougheed (1971–1985), Don Getty (1985–1992), Ralph Klein (1992–2006), Ed Ste...

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  • Premiers of Alberta

    The list of premiers of Alberta consists of the sixteen leaders of government of the Canadian province of Alberta since it was created in 1905. Three were Liberal, three were United Farmers of Alberta, three were Social Credit, seven were Progressive Conservative. The current premier is New Democratic. Alberta uses a unicameral Westminster-style parliamentary government, in which the premier ...

  • Alberta Order of Excellence

    Official Site * Wikipedia

  • Leaders of the Government in the House of Commons of Canada

    The Leader of the Government in the House of Commons (French: Leader du gouvernement à la Chambre des communes ), more commonly known as the Government House Leader, is the Cabinet minister responsible for planning and managing the government's legislative program in the Canadian House of Commons. The position is not legally entitled to cabinet standing on its own, so all Government Hous...

  • Leaders of the Government in the Senate of Canada

    The Leader of the Government in the Senate (French: Leader du gouvernement au Sénat ) is a Senator who leads the Government side in the Canadian Senate and is chiefly responsible for promoting and defending the Government's program in the Upper House. The government leader's counterpart on the Opposition benches is the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate. The Leader of the Government ...

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kiel (Schleswig-Holstein), Germany. JewishGen-Kiel (Schleswig-Holstein)

  • Liberty California Pioneers

    This is a collection of names of those buried at Liberty Cemetery in Galt, California who braved the move west in search of adventure, gold and/or land and began the Central Valley history.This is also an attempt to convey information to families who may have lost track of a relative who is now resting in this locale.

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kettig (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany. Please refer also to Koblenz. JewishGen-Kettig (Rheinland-Pfalz)

  • Jewish Families from Kettenbach (Hessen), Germany

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

  • Jewish Families from Kestrich (Hessen), Germany

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

  • Jewish Families from Kempen (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kempen (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany. JewishGen-Kempen (Nordrhein-Westfalen)

  • GOLECHA PARIVAAR AND FAMILY

    Consolidate duplicate profiles across all

  • Tree Consistency Checker of MyHeritage Family Tree Builder

    1. Exported my ancestor list from Geni.2. Imported the ancestor list into a new file in MyHeritage Family Tree Builder3. Checked the file with MyHeritage Tree Consistency Checker.4. Found hundreds of mistakes: First type - child born after death of parent. Second: Died too old. Third: Parent too young. etc etc5. Started to go through the list of mistakes, correcting them on Geni. For example, w...

  • Jewish Families from Kalkar (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kalkar (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany also known as Calkar. JewishGen-Kalkar (Nordrhein-Westfalen)

  • Zvhil, Mezbuz & Zlotschov Rabbinical Dynasty

    Zvhil, Mezbuz & Zlotschov Rabbinical Dynasty The Chassdic tradition of Zvhil - Mezbuz Beis Medrash ( Congregation Bnai Jacob of Boston and Newton) goes back to the early 1700's and the founder of Chassidism, the Baal Shem Tov . The first Mezbuz Rebbe was the Baal Shem Tov's grandson, R' Boruch of Mezbuz , the only Chassidic leader of that time to be known simply as "The" Rebbe . Reb Boruc...

  • Jewish Families from Gernsheim (Hessen), Germany

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

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Jugenheim (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany also known as Jugenheim in Rheinhessen. JewishGen-Jugenheim (Rheinland-Pfalz)

  • Historic Buildings of Cornwall, England

    Historic Buildings of Cornwall England Image right - Trerice, Newquay The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in the county of Cornwall, with links to sub-projects for specific buildings as appropriate. GENi profiles of people associated with those establishments can be linked to this project and/or to individual projects where they have been set up. ...

  • Jewish Families from Jüchen (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Jüchen (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany also known as Juechen. JewishGen-Jüchen (Nordrhein-Westfalen)

  • Nantwich High Street, Cheshire, England

    Nantwich High Street, Cheshire, England Pictured right: the swinemarket in Nantwich, with Regent House and the High Street in the background. 46 High Street, Nantwich, Cheshire, England 46 High Street is a timber-framed, black-and-white Elizabethan merchant's house in Nantwich, Cheshire, England, located near the town square at the corner of High Street and Castle Street. The present buil...

  • Medieval Rhineland Jewry: Speyer - Worms - Mainz

    Three central cities of Medieval Rhineland Jewry were: Speyer, Worms, and Mainz. The initials of the Hebrew names for these cities, Shpira, Vermayza, and Magentza form the initials שו"ם (SHUM) . The Jewish Traveler Mainz, Worms & Speyer Worms Mainz Speyer The Takkanot Shum תקנות ש...

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

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Jöhlingen (Baden-Württemberg), Germany also known as Joehlingen. JewishGen-Jöhlingen (Baden-Württemberg)

  • Jewish Families from Jever (Niedersachsen), Germany

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

  • Lapidus-Lapedus-Lapides-LaPidus Master Project

    This project aims to allow collaboration in working on connecting the many different Lapidus (and variant spellings) trees.Please also join our googlegroup "LapidusFamily", and our "Lapidus" group at FamilyTreeDNA.

  • DVARALAUKIAI

    APIE KAIMO PRAEITĮ IR GYVENTOJUS. Pagal 1639 m. sudarytą Žemaičių vyskupo Pašvitinio valdos inventorių, kad tuo metu vietovė priklausė ponui Mlečkai. Vienas ankstyviausių Dvaralaukių kaimo paminėjimų yra 1652 m. tribunolo sprendimo kopijoje Onos Koncevičienės (Mlečkait...

  • Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal

    The Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal is a commemorative medal that was instituted to celebrate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and was established on June 2, 1953. Award For Coronation and Jubilee medals, the practice up until 1977 was that the authorities in the United Kingdom decided on a total number to be produced, then allocated a proportion to each of the Commonwealth countrie...

  • Canadian Centennial Medal

    The Canadian Centennial Medal (French: Médaille du centenaire du Canada) is a commemorative medal struck by the Royal Canadian Mint in 1967 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation and was awarded to Canadians who were recommended by governments and professional, educational and cultural associations, as well as military and protective services, veterans’...

  • Canadian Efficiency Decoration

    The Canadian Efficiency Decoration (ED) was a Canadian military award given to officers of the Non-Permanent Active Militia, RCAF Auxiliary and Reserve who completed twenty years of meritorious military service. Similar Efficiency Decorations were also awarded by other Commonwealth countries. A bar was issued for an additional 20 years of meritorious service. Approximately 3,700 medals were iss...

  • Progressive Conservative Party of Canada

    The "Conservative Party of Canada" changed its name to the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 1942. In 2003, the party membership voted to dissolve the party and merge with the Canadian Alliance to form the modern-day Conservative Party of Canada. Sister projects: Conservative Party of Canada (1867–1942) Conservative Party of Canada (2003-present)

  • Mayas

    This project is for the Maya Civilization of southern Mexico and Central America. Summary Notables Timeline resources, references and links

  • Buckinghamshire Burials

    People Buried in Buckinghamshire Historical County of England Image Right Beaconsfield Cemetery, Buckinghamshire ... where 16 WW1 and WW2 Casualties are buried If you know where in Buckinghamshire a person was buried please link their profile to this project. Noteworthy people can be listed under the cemetery name below. Related Project Buckinghamshire - Monumental Inscr...

  • Historical Buckinghamshire

    Historical Buckinghamshire English Historical County Please join the project and add information if you can. The purpose of this project is to give a historical background to the historic or real county of Buckinghamshire, to provide information about those individuals of Historic importance and to add links to any profiles of Historic figures of Historic interest from Buckinghamshire on ...

  • Buckinghamshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Cemeteries

    Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards of Buckinghamshire England Image right - St. Giles Churchyard, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire The aim of this project is to gather together information regarding cemeteries and graveyards in the county which either have available transcriptions or have been photographed and transcribed. Please update the project by adding links to any a...

  • Buckinghamshire - Main Page

    Buckinghamshire - Main Page English Historic County This is the Umbrella Project Page for Buckinghamshire England. Related Buckinghamshire Projects Buckinghamshire Burials Buckinghamshire Famous People Buckinghamshire Genealogical Resources Buckinghamshire Monumental Inscriptions Cemeteries and Graveyards Historical Buckinghamshire

  • 98th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment, (US Civil War), (USA)

    98th Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry, later the 98th Regiment Illinois Mounted Infantry, was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.ServiceThe 98th Illinois Infantry was organized at Centralia, Illinois and mustered into Federal service on September 3, 1862.The regiment was converted to mounted infantry on March 8, 1863. An element of "Wilder's Lig...

  • Bound for Tasmania

    Bound for Tasmania Portal page for projects related to immigration to Tasmania. 14 June 1825 – the colony of Van Diemen's Land is established in its own right; its name is officially changed to Tasmania on 1 January 1856. The first settlement was made at Risdon, Tasmania on 11 September 1803 when Lieut John Bowen landed with about 50 settlers, crew, soldiers and convicts. The site pr...

  • Black Cowboys

    Black cowboys or African American cowboys were largely African American freedmen after the Civil War who were drawn to cowboy life, in part because there was not quite as much discrimination in the west as in other areas of American society at the time. Some estimates suggest that in the late 19th century, 20% of all cowboys may have been African American. History As farmers began looking f...

  • 15th Regiment Kansas Volunteer Cavalry,(US Civil War), (USA)

    15th Kansas Volunteer Cavalry Regiment was a cavalry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War and American Indian Wars.ServiceThe 15th Kansas Cavalry was organized at Leavenworth, Kansas, on October 17, 1863. It mustered in for three years under the command of Colonel Charles R. Jennison.The regiment was attached to District of the Border, Department of Missouri, to ...

  • Black Indians - A Hidden Heritage

    Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is January 18 in 2016. Today we are in the American long weekend that leads to that celebration. This is a special day for genealogists who are tracing relationship paths back through those people with some Native (Indigenous/Indian) heritage and may not know about the Black component of much of that Native heritage. Some of the "Indians" who captured "Whites" had so...

  • "Alfred" (Ship) European Pioneers to South Australia 1850

    The ship Alfred , 562 / 604 tons, Captain H.E. Decker, from Hamburg 27th October 1849, via Plymouth 3rd November 1849, arrived at Port Adelaide, South Australia 31st January 1850 - on to Port Phillip 15th February, arriving 24th February 1850. 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, I...

  • Today's Interesting NY Times Obituaries

    One of the guilty pleasures of most NY Times readers is to read, and ponder, the morning's crop of obituary notices. Please feel free to beat me to the punch and add them to the tree. I will only add the ones that strike my particular interests. As my expertise tends toward the Jewish community, I will add trees for those who have not yet been entered onto Geni. You are all welcome to take ...

  • ECRITS

    Ecrits LES LIEUX ASSOCIES A UN MEMBRE DE LA FAMILLE Histoire de la famille par rapport à l'Histoire

  • P-line

    A listing of my direct male line starting with my grandfather. Klaas Moes Klaas Moes Jans Moes Klaas Moes Willem Berends Moes Berent Hendriks Moes Hendrik Harms Moes Harmen Jans Mooskoocker Jan Harms Mooskoocker

  • Cavendish, Vermont and Founders

    Cavendish, Vermont This project will collect information about the beginning of Cavendish and the founders. HISTORY The charter for Cavendish was issued by New Hampshire on October 12, 1761 and the Town was rechartered by New York on June 16, 1762. Cavendish was most likely named for William Cavendish, the fourth Duke of Devonshire. The first settlers in Cavendish, John and Susanna Coff...

  • Allen Family

    Scope of Project Cleaning the tree and sourcing the details around the Allen Family of George Allen , immigrant to Sandwich, Massachusetts, and other immigrant Allen's. General Note For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page. If you would like to contribute to this page, please feel free to edit it. Click here for instructions about using Wiki mark...

  • The Jews of St. Martin Vésubie

    In World War II, the Alpes-Maritimes were occupied by the Italian Fourth Army November 11, 1942. The sympathy of the Italian authorities caused the area to become a safe haven for thousands of Jewish refugees. Jews were able to achieve a modicum of safety and legal residency under the Italian authorities, who relocated them to Saint-Martin-Vésubie. The sympathy of the Italian authorities...

  • M-line

    A listing of my wife's direct female line starting with her grandmother's mother. Emma Heikintytär Soikkeli Eeva Antintytär Soikkeli Anna Antintytär Siitonen Walborg Larsdotter Kärkäin Anna Hendricsdotter Toiviain Anna Janduin

  • Historic Buildings of Co. Kilkenny L - Z

    Historic Buildings of Co. Kilkenny (L - Z) Republic of Ireland Image right - Shankhill Castle Due to the numerous Historical buildings and castles in of County Kilkenny the project has been split into 4 projects. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • Connecting the Decendants of Gilbert and Adina Powell- Williams, Swaby, Jones, Cassells, Blagrove, Morants of Jamaica, West Indies

    I understand, For many Jamaican families it is difficult to name sometimes our grandparents, especially our great-grandparents, and least likely to name our great-great grandparents. I hope with more people doing genealogy on families in Jamaica, this changes in the near future! I am the Grand-daughter of GILBERT POWELL and ADINA WILLIAMS , and the daughter of GEORGE POWELL. I understand th...

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

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

  • Jewish Families from Iserlohn (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Iserlohn (Nordrhein-Westfalen), Germany. JewishGen-Iserlohn (Nordrhein-Westfalen)

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