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  • University of Tulsa

    University of Tulsa (TU) is a private university located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States. The university is historically affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. The university offers programs in law, English, computer science, natural sciences, Clinical and Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and engineering disciplines. Its faculty includes the Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko, psychologi...

  • Jewish families connected to Mühlhausen/Mlynary in OstPreussen

    This project collects Jewish profiles of individuals connected to the town of Mühlhausen/Mlynary in the Landkreis Preussich Holland District of Warmia-Masuria Admisistration Unit of Poland. Formerly in East Prussia. Not to be confused with several other towns named Mühlhausen in Germany and Poland, such as in Franken, in Thuringen, Mühlhausen/Milevsko or in Elgass.

  • Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award winners

    Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award The Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award is awarded periodically at the Academy Awards ceremonies to "Creative producers, whose bodies of work reflect a consistently high quality of motion picture production." The award is named for Irving Thalberg, legendary head of the Production Division of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, who developed the company's reputation for sop...

  • Academy Awards ◦ since 1929

    Academy Awards ◦ since 1929 -2011-07-25-jMu- Collaborate-correct-add? Welcome! In the first place by linking documents-a/o-profiles or in collaboration to find names and data in geni or on the internet to complete or document profiles mentioned here. Don't hesitate to ask, I like geni for the possibility to do things together. Thanks everyone who adds his/her profiles here! To mention W...

  • Famous Couples in History

    Legendary Lovers: True love knows no boundaries. Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. — Henry Louis Mencken Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. — Aristotle Only from the heart can you touch the sky. — Jalaluddin Rumi And I will luve thee still, my Dear, Till a' the seas gang dry. --- Robert Burns, A Red, Red Rose” Rulers Antony and Cleopatra...

  • The Man Booker Prize for Fiction

    The Man Booker Prize for Fiction (formerly known as the Booker-McConnell Prize and commonly known simply as the Booker Prize) ... a literary prize awarded each year for tAwarded for the best original novel, written in the English language, and published in the UK. It has been administered by the Booker Prize Foundation from 2002. The foundation is an independent registered charity fu...

  • Putnam County, Florida

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

  • Duval County, Florida

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

  • Hood's Texas Brigade (CSA), US Civil War

    HOOD'S TEXAS BRIGADE Hood's Texas Brigade was organized on October 22, 1861, in Richmond, Virginia. It was initially commanded by Brig. Gen. Louis T. Wigfall and composed of the First , Fourth , and Fifth Texas Infantry regiments, the only Texas troops to fight in the Eastern Theater. The First was commanded by Wigfall and Lt. Col. Hugh McLeod, the Fourth by Col. John Bell Hood and Lt. Col. J...

  • Brunner Family

    "Brunner," "Bruner," and "DeBrunner" are all common names from Germany, Switzerland, and Austria. From there, the name has spread all around the world, and is very common in North America. I would like to try to track where each branch of Brunners came from. If you're a Brunner, or if you're related to one, please join in. Notable Brunners William Otto Brunner , Swiss astronomer and epo...

  • Jewish Families from Dolní Bělá (Böhmisch Neustadtl), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Dolní Bělá (Böhmisch Neustadtl) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Rakom

    Project collecting the historical information about village Rakom in Bohemia (Austria-Hungary, then Czechoslovakia, now the Czech republic)

  • Jewish families of Schmölln (Thuringia, Germany)

    This project is dedicated to the former Jewish residents of the small town Schmölln near Altenburg in Thuringia (Germany).

  • Snooks of the WV Eastern Panhandle and Frederick MD

    Solomon Snook and Busrod Pine (who married a Snook), co-owned a dry good store in Historic Harpers Ferry - the location of John Brown's raid and the supposed start of the Civil War. There are several graves at Harper Cemetery

  • Instituto de Estudios Genealógicos del Uruguay

    El Instituto de Estudios Genealógicos del Uruguay es una asociación civil sin fines de lucro con personería jurídica aprobada por resolución del Ministerio de Educación y Cultura Nº 189/980, fundada el 26 de mayo de 1979, por un grupo de estudiosos de las ciencias genealógicas. Su objetivo primordial es “nuclear a los investigadores y estudiosos de la ciencia genealógica y afines como medio de ...

  • French Huguenot Province of Origin -Normandië

    Please attach the profiles of French Huguenots who were born in Normandië. If possible, also add their names into the text below, according to their country of emigration. All welcome to join & contribute (Map: Coertzen, Pieter. 1988. Die Hugenote Van Suid Afrika 1688-1988: Cape Town, Tafelberg.) Background History of Normandië at the time of the Huguenot Diaspora Work in progress ...

  • Stonewall Confederate Cemetery

    The Stonewall Confederate Cemetery is the last resting place for over 3000 Confederate soldiers who died in the fields and hospitals around Winchester, Virginia. Dedicated in 1866, it is part of the Mount Hebron cemetery complex and is the final resting place for such famous soldiers as General Turner Ashby (and his brother) and General Robert Johnson. Separated into smaller sections, one for e...

  • Jewish Families from or connected to Schwerin (on the Warthe) Posen, Poland

    Schwerin/Warthe | Skwierzyna, Lubusz Voivodeship, Posen now Poland. A town on the frontier of Poland and Germany. Not to be confused with the Town of Schwerin in Mecklenburg in Germany. Mentioned in Luft, The Naturalized Jews of the Grand Duchy of Posen in 1834 and 1835, Revised Edition, 2004, published by Avotaynu. This Town was in Birnbaum County along with Blesen, Zirke, Kahme and Birnbaum...

  • Ballitore, County Kildare

    Ballitore Including the Historic Buildings of Ballitore In particular The Quaker School County Kildare Image right - Mary Leadbetter's House The Quaker School in Ballitore was founded by Abraham Shackleton (1697–1771), in 1726, catering for Quakers from many parts of Ireland as well as both Protestant and Catholic local children. Ballitore (Irish: Béal Átha an Tuair) is a village in...

  • Gospel Music Hall of Fame

    Gospel Music Hall of Fame= (with incomplete list of those inducted)The Gospel Music Hall of Fame, created in 1971 by the Gospel Music Association, is a Hall of Fame dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals and groups in all forms of gospel music.Gospel Music Hall of Fame website: By Year:

  • Metaphysics - 21st Century

    Metaphysics is a branch of philosophy that deals with the nature of consciousness and existence. In popular usage the word refers loosely to a number of non-traditional belief systems and spiritual practices. This project includes key metaphysical wirters and teachers of the 21st century. Key Figures Catherine Ponder (1927- ), New Thought Wayne Dyer (1940- ), Self-Help

  • Genealogia de los apellidos Cardona, Henao, Arias, Ossa de la zona cafetera de Colombia

    Este es un proyecto que iniciamos mi Papa y yo hace unos años con el cual queremos estudiar nuestras raices y tratar de descubrir cuales fueron los primeros ancestros que llegaron de España y otros lugares de Europa a Colombia durante los años de la conquista y la colonia.

  • Kylä Hoilola, Korpiselkä - aliprojekti Suvut

    Kylä Hoilola, Korpiselkä -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa sukunne esittely tänne! Hoilolan kylän sukuja

  • Kylä Hoilola, Korpiselkä - aliprojekti Tarinat

    Kylä Hoilola, Korpiselkä -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa tarinoita lisää! Tarinoita karjalaksi Tarinoita suomeksi

  • Kylä Kotajärvi, Suojärvi - aliprojekti Asutusluettelo

    Kylä Kotajärvi, Suojärvi -projektin pääsivulle Suojärven Kotajärven kylän asukkaita Tälle sivulle kerätään Kotajärven kylän asukasluetteloita eri lähteistä. Ideana on, että sivulle tulevat nimet ovat kuten alkuperäislähteessä, ja kustakin nimestä on linkki sukupuuhun. Aiempia ja myöhempiä ajanjaksoja tulossa pikkuhiljaa. Niitä saa myös lisätä (esim. ottamalla "urakaksi" jonkin tietyn lähd...

  • Kylä Kotajärvi, Suojärvi - aliprojekti Suvut

    Kylä Kotajärvi, Suojärvi -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa sukunne esittely tänne! Kotajärveläisiä sukuja

  • Kylä Kotajärvi, Suojärvi - aliprojekti Tarinat

    Kylä Kotajärvi, Suojärvi -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa tarinoita lisää! Tarinoita karjalaksi Tarinoita suomeksi

  • Kylä Vegarus, Suojärvi - aliprojekti Suvut

    Kylä Vegarus, Suojärvi -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa sukunne esittely tänne! Vegaruslaisia sukuja

  • Kylä Vegarus, Suojärvi - aliprojekti Tarinat

    Kylä Vegarus, Suojärvi -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa tarinoita lisää! Tarinoita karjalaksi Tarinoita suomeksi

  • Kylä Salonkylä, Suojärvi - aliprojekti Suvut

    Kylä Salonkylä, Suojärvi -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa sukunne esittely tänne! Salonkyläläisiä sukuja

  • Kylä Salonkylä, Suojärvi - aliprojekti Tarinat

    Kylä Salonkylä, Suojärvi -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa tarinoita lisää! Tarinoita karjalaksi Tarinoita suomeksi

  • Kylä Ägläjärvi, Korpiselkä - aliprojekti Asutusluettelo

    Kylä Ägläjärvi, Korpiselkä -projektin pääsivulle Korpiselän Ägläjärven kylän asukkaita Tälle sivulle kerätään Ägläjärven kylän asukasluetteloita eri lähteistä. Ideana on, että sivulle tulevat nimet ovat kuten alkuperäislähteessä, ja kustakin nimestä on linkki sukupuuhun. Aiempia ja myöhempiä ajanjaksoja tulossa pikkuhiljaa. Niitä saa myös lisätä (esim. ottamalla "urakaksi" jonkin tietyn l...

  • Kylä Ägläjärvi, Korpiselkä - aliprojekti Suvut

    Kylä Ägläjärvi, Korpiselkä -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa sukunne esittely tänne! Ägläjärveläisiä sukuja

  • Kylä Ägläjärvi, Korpiselkä - aliprojekti Tarinat

    Kylä Ägläjärvi, Korpiselkä -projektin pääsivulle Kirjoittakaa tarinoita lisää! Tarinoita karjalaksi Tarinoita suomeksi

  • Jewish Families from Lestkov (Leskau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the village of Lestkov (Leskau) in Tachov District in the Plzeň Region, Bohemia, in the Czech Republic.

  • 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...

  • Dutch Diaspora from Zeeland : Zierikzee

    Dutch Diaspora from Zeeland - Schouwen-Duiveland : Zierikzee

  • Eliza Campbell Family of Jamaica

    My Maternal Grandmother Eliza Campbell from Buff Bay, Port Antonio, Portland, Jamaica West.Indies. and her children, including my mother Kathleen of unk birth surname . Don't now much about her( my grandmother) except that she gave my mom up for adoption to a lady with the surname Whyte . No one knows how many times grandma was married... could be once or twice and to whom. possible husbands ...

  • Verbó (Vrbové)- town in Nagyszombat district- Nógrád county

    Vrbové (German: Vrbau (modernized:Werbau); Hungarian: Verbó) is a town in the Trnava Region of Slovakia. It has a population of 6,309 as of 2005. The town lies around 8 km (5 mi) northwest from Piešťany. The present-day town is a very old settlement. In Slavic languages the town's name means willow. The first written reference to the town stems from 1332. at that time it was part of the Čacht...

  • A Longhunter (or long hunter) in 18th-century

    Historian Emory Hamilton asserts that "The Long Hunter was peculiar to Southwest Virginia only, and nowhere else on any frontier did such hunts ever originate"[1] although the term has been used loosely to describe any unofficial American explorer of the period. Most long hunts started in the Holston River Valley near Chilhowie, Virginia. The hunters came from there and the adjacent valley of t...

  • Story Battle of Strathcarron

    Constantine's forces defeated the Vikings. Constantine, King of the Scots, was defeated at Scone in 904. He fought back and won a significant victory in the Battle of Strathearn. The Vikings were virtually annihilated and their leader King Ivarr ll was killed in the battle."In 902 AD, the Vikings, under Ivar the Younger of Dublin, (? Ímar (Ivar)?) returned to seize Dunkeld, where St Columba's r...

  • Matts Thimoty Simonsson Träskelin

    Matts Thimoty Simonsson TräskelinFödd: 1714 Död: 1 augusti 1775 (61) Wäfvars, Sannäs, Borgå lk, Nyland, Finland Närstående:Husband of Anna Johansdotter Träskelin Father of Johannes Mattsson Träskelin; Anna Mattsdotter Träskelin; Hedvig Träskelin; Matts Mattsson Träskelin och Elisabeth Mattsdotter Träskelin

  • Eastern Mennonite University

    Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) is a private liberal arts university in the Shenandoah Valley of the U.S. state of Virginia, affiliated with one of the historic peace churches, the Mennonite Church USA.[5] Its 97-acre (390,000 m2) main campus is located near Harrisonburg, Virginia. The university operates a satellite campus in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, which primarily caters to working adul...

  • Sons of Confederate Veterans

    Sons of Confederate Veterans, Inc., is an association of male descendants of Confederate veterans established on July 1, 1896, at Richmond, Virginia.PurposeThe objects and purpose of the organization are "to encourage the preservation of history, perpetuate the hallowed memories of brave men, to assist in the observance of Confederate Memorial Day, to aid and support all members, widows and orp...

  • Blacks in the Confederate States Armed Forces

    At least 10-13,000 Black soldiers and about 50,000 support forces fought for the Confederate States Army (CSA), Navy (CSN), and Marine Corps (CSMC). This number includes slaves who were impressed into performing various tasks for the army, such as construction of fortifications and defenses, and driving wagons. References and Links Black Confederates Confederacy Approves Black Soldiers ...

  • Presbyterian College

    College, commonly known as PC, is a four-year, private liberal arts college located in Clinton, South Carolina, United States and affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. The college’s president is Bob Staton. Presbyterian's undergraduate and graduate programs emphasize small class sizes, a congenial atmosphere between professors and students, and a commitment to service. PC is also home to Cyr...

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

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

  • MMNA Convention

    This is a shared family tree of all Maheshwaris attending the MMNA convention in USA. The scope can later be expanded if necessary.

  • Paterangi Cemetery, Te Awamutu, New Zealand

    Paterangi Cemetery is located at the junction of Sing Road and Paterangi Road, about 7 kilometres north west of Te Awamutu.

  • Picts

    Picts were a tribal confederation of peoples who lived in what is today eastern and northern Scotland during the Late Iron Age and Early Medieval periods. They are thought to have been ethnolinguistically Celtic. Where they lived and what their culture was like can be inferred from the geographical distribution of brochs, Brittonic place name elements, and Pictish stones. Picts are attested to ...

  • Line of Adam

    The Family Tree of Adam to Noah to Abraham to David and sons

  • Givati 53rd battalion 1948 - גדוד 53 בחטיבת גבעתי תש"ח

    :מפקד הגדוד יצחק פונדק :(חללי הגדוד (הרשימה בבניה בועז אביאני שלום אדמוני זהר אהליאב שאול אוורבוך יוסף (פפי) אוסמו אבנר (אדוארד) אזרק אלמוני (נפל בקרב ניצנים) אלמוני (נפל בקרב במשלטי רמת הכובש) מאיר (מרה) אנטין דבורה אפשטיין משה ארזי (רובינשטיין) דוד אשכנזי יעקב (יניו) באומגרטן משה (מוריס) בוטנרו שמואל בוקי חיים זאב (הרברט) בלוך נסים בלזר מירה (מרים...

  • Presidential Citizens Medal

    Presidential Citizens Medal= Presidential Citizens Medal is an award bestowed by the President of the United States. It is the second highest civilian award in the United States, second only to the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Established by executive order on November 13, 1969, by president Richard Nixon, it recognizes individuals "who [have] performed exemplary deeds or services for his or ...

  • White House Counsel

    White House Counsel is a staff appointee of the President of the United States whose role is to advise the President on all legal issues concerning the President and his Administration. The current White House Counsel is Don McGahn.ResponsibilitiesThe Office of Counsel to the President was created in 1943, and is responsible for advising on all legal aspects of policy questions, legal issues ar...

  • The Hertzler-Hartzler Family History, Silas Hertzler, 1952: 1001-1500

    The Hertzler-Hartzler Family History Silas Hertzler Printed by Economy Print. Concern, 1952 - Reference - 773 pages Family history of the descendants of Jacob Hertzler (1703-1786) Introduction - The family history is arranged by numbered families, with cross-references between families. Total families 8757. This project is for the numbered profiles (families): 1001-1500. Other numbere...

  • Hesston College

    College, a two-year college founded in 1909, is located in Hesston, Kansas, United States, 35 miles (56 km) north of Wichita. The college has an enrollment of about 450 students who typically come from about 30 states and 30 other countries. It has a faculty-student ratio of 1:14.[History]In 1909, the Mennonite Church founded the Hesston College, because many of the early settlers were Mennonit...

  • Temple University

    University, commonly referred to as Temple, is a comprehensive public research university (formerly private) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The University was founded in 1884 by Russell Conwell. As of 2014, more than 37,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students are enrolled in over 400 academic degree programs offered at seven campuses and sites in Pennsylvania, and ...

  • Caradoc Township, Middlesex, Canada West - 1851 Canada Census- 23-214

    1851 Canada West-23 Middlesex County-214 Caradoc Township 1851 Census note - ages listed are on Next Birthday not age in January 1851. Page layout- each record spans four sheets, page numbers apply to both left & right sheets. Each new set of records (50) starts on every second right hand sheet. List of Head of Household (# of individuals) No. of individuals (assumed immediate family ...

  • Oklahoma Hall of Fame

    Oklahoma Hall of Fame from Oklahoma Hall of Fame : Being inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame is the highest honor an Oklahoman can receive from the state. Since the Oklahoma Hall of Fame’s inception in 1927, 677 accomplished individuals have received this commendation. The names of the Hall of Fame members, as well as busts and portraits of these individuals, can be seen at the Gaylor...

  • Juan Carlos Pizarro Müller

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

  • 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....

  • Pepperdine University

    Pepperdine University is an American private, not-for-profit, coeducational research university affiliated with the Churches of Christ. The university's 830-acre (340 ha) campus overlooking the Pacific Ocean in unincorporated Los Angeles County, California, United States, near Malibu is the location for Seaver College, the School of Law, the Graduate School of Education and Psychology, the Gr...

  • Lopez-Corton

    Pascual López-Cortón 1817-1878 nativo de Cedeira, Indiano y mecenas Hay poca o nada de información sobre los antecedentes de Pascual Lopez Cortón, su propia historia es que fue enviado de 12 años con un tío cura a Puerto Rico. También señala que se queda huérfano y en un poema menciona la muerte de su abuelo Manuel Cortón y Neira, en la defensa contra los franceses. Su madre: Benita Cortón se...

  • Eutin Displaced Persons Camp

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the profiles of displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors, who were residents of the Eutin Displaced Persons Camp. This camp was located in Eutin , Germany.

  • Burmistrzowie i Prezydenci Gdańska - Mayors and Presidents of Gdańsk

    Za Zakonu Krzyżackiego: 1342-1347 – Dettloff von der Osten 1342-1354 – Henrich Burmeister der Aeltere 1346-1355 – Steffen von der Osten 1354-1374 – Hillebrand Müntzer 1356-1360 – Johann von Stein 1359-1372 – Johann Wallrabe der Aeltere 1361-1362 – Casper Bock 1362-1390 – Gottschalck Naase 1368-1387 – Paul Jann 1372-1385 – Johann Wallrabe der Jüngere 1379-1386 – Johann Wack...

  • Jewish Families from Štědrá (Stiedra) , Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Štědrá (Stiedra), Czech Republic. Records book: [ ] ŠTĚDRÁ 2022 O 1801-1874 (zápisy nejdou chronologicky) N 1801-1885 (i; zápisy nejdou chronologicky) Z 1800-1839, 1845-1874

  • Post WW2 Migration - to Australia

    Often referred to as the "Fifth Fleet" many ships arrived in Australia between 1947 and 1966. Less in the later years. The "refugees" from war torn Europe were part of the true building of our Nation and character. With them they brought a "work ethic" that built our Nation to the strength and prosperity that it enjoys today. This was a time of "Nation Building" and a time when any man could ...

  • Jewish families from Sokolov (Falkenau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Sokolov (Falkenau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Falknov nad Ohří in Czech (until 1948) Sokolov (German: Falkenau an der Eger) is a city located to NE of Cheb and has about 28,000 inhabitants. The first written record of Sokolov is from April 1279 when it was in the possession of the Nothafts. At the end of the 14th centu...

  • Accountants and Bookkeepers

    Add professional accountants and bookkepers to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. History The history of accounting is thousands of years old and can be traced to ancient civilizations. The early development of accounting dates back to ancient Mesopotamia, and is closely related to developments in writing, counting and money; there is ...

  • South African Slaves - Untangling The Rosettas

    This project is a repository for all the references to the SA slaves called Rosetta. Please Add Info below, & go to the TIMELINE on the profile Untangling the Rosettas & add according to date any you have, using the actual name given in the Source Profiles for Different Rosettas: NOTE: It is important to note that there were SEVERAL Rosetta van Bengale's at the Cape in the early 1700's an...

  • Jewish Families from Borovany (Forbes), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Borovany (Forbes) in South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic, near České Budějovice.

  • VMI Cadets at the Battle of New Market

    Battle of New Market was a battle fought on May 15, 1864, in Virginia during Valley Campaigns of 1864 in the American Civil War. A makeshift Confederate army of 4100 men, which included cadets from the Virginia Military Institute (VMI), forced Union Major General Franz Sigel and his army out of the Shenandoah Valley. casualties===

  • Battle of New Market, Virginia, May 15, 1864

    Wikipedia: Book: The Battle of New Market: A Story of V.M.I. by Paxton Davis

  • Taxicab Drivers

    A taxicab, also known as a taxi or a cab, is a type of vehicle for hire with a driver, used by a single passenger or small group of passengers, often for a non-shared ride. A taxicab conveys passengers between locations of their choice. This differs from other modes of public transport where the pick-up and drop-off locations are determined by the service provider, not by the passenger, althoug...

  • Marblehead Massachusetts United States

    A project to unify efforts on a Marblehead-centric view of genealogy. Who were the initial settlers? Where do all of the street-names come from? etc. Some useful/inspiring links... Marblehead Magazine - History Timeline [ ] [ ] 1615 In a war with the Tarrantines, the Naumkeags and their Chief, Nanepashemet, are defeated. 1619 Nanepashemet is killed at Mystic and his widow, Squaw Sache...

  • Early Families of Salem, Massachuetts

    Salem, located at the mouth of the Naumkeag river at the site of an ancient Native American village and trading center, was first settled by Europeans in 1626, when a company of fishermen from Cape Ann led by Roger Conant arrived. Conant's leadership had provided the stability to survive the first two years, but he was immediately replaced by John Endecott , one of the new arrivals, by order of...

  • Derbyshire - Famous People

    Famous People from Derbyshire Image right - Jedediah Strutt Please add information about people of renown connected to Derbyshire, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in bold . To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at th...

  • Shanghai Jewish Company - Messrs, David Sassoon and Co.

    This project is to tag all the employees of Messrs, David Sassoon and Co. from Shanghai, China1909 - Mattook Hai Nissim - Source: Shanghai's Israel's Messenger newsaper

  • Baghdadi Trade Diaspora: Jews in Shanghai

    from From the Rivers of Babylon to the Whangpoo: A Century of Sephardi Jewish Life in Shanghai From Baghdad to Shanghai One of the most interesting chapters in Shanghai's history was the growth of a vibrant Jewish community, exiles who found refuge in the city from hardship, war and persecution. Baghdadi Jews came to Shanghai via India and first settled in the foreign enclave in 1845. Dur...

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