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  • Artists of Fine Art

    Fine Art: Definition & Meaning The term "fine art" refers to an art form practised mainly for its aesthetic value and its beauty ("art for art's sake") rather than its functional value. Fine art is rooted in drawing and design-based works such as painting, printmaking, and sculpture. It is often contrasted with "applied art" and "crafts" which are both traditionally seen as utilitarian activi...

  • Petrischule in St.Petersburg

    The oldest school in St. Petersburg founded in 1710 by admiral Cornelius Cruys (1655-1727). ЭНЦИКЛОПЕДИЯ ПЕТРИШУЛЕ

  • Sabbatarian Christians,Messianic Judaism etc.

    This project is about the convergence point between the two related Abrahamic Religions of Christianity and Judaism who worship on the Sabbath and have Jesus Christ as a central religious leader.

  • Bergen-Belsen - DP Camp

    Bergen-Belsen DP camp was a displaced persons (DP) camp for refugees after World War II, in Lower Saxony in northwestern Germany, southwest of the town of Bergen near Celle, stablished in July 1945 in a former German army camp near the concentration camp Bergen-Belsen. After liberating the concentration camp on April 15, l945, the British burned the camp barracks as a health precaution. Thoug...

  • Jewish Families from Gleicherwiesen (Thüringen), Themar

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Gleicherwiesen (Thüringen), Themar.

  • Oxford University

    University of Oxford The University of Oxford (informally referred to as Oxford University or simply Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England, United Kingdom. Although its exact date of foundation is unclear, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096, making it the oldest university in the English-speaking world, and the second-oldest surviving univer...

  • University College, Oxford University

    University College, University of Oxford=High Street OxfordFounded by William of Durham 1249

  • Curator profile exchange

    Fellow curators, please use this project to deposit any Master Profiles (MP) you no longer wish to curate. When assuming curatorship of profiles, please do so with in intention of maintaining and improving them. Thank you. Please be sure to remove profiles from the project when you assume curating responsibilities. Curators, please add your interest areas! Please, let me know if you wan...

  • Female Artists

    The Art world has been dominated by men for centuries. Many talented female artists have have broken through the so called accepted roles of who an artist should be. Let's add notable and often overlooked female artists to this project. Often these women were apprentices to masters and did much of their work for the known or commissioned artist of their time without due credit. Collaborator...

  • Statspolitiet

    Statspolitiet i Norge i tiden 1941-1945 Literatur-referanse: Boken Statspolitiet skrevet av Eirik Veum ISBN 978-82-489-1299-6 Kagge forlag 2014 Stapo Norge: Karl Alfred Nicolay Marthinsen, Leder Stapo Norge Stapo Bergen: Stapo Stavanger: Holger Tou Arnold Theodor Hölscher Stapo Trondheim: Avdelingsleder Roar Lund

  • Irish and British Convicts

    Irish and British Convicts to Australia This is the umbrella project for convicts projects and profiles currently on Geni Between 1788 and 1868, approximately 165,000 convicts were transported to the various Australian penal colonies by the British government. During the 17th and 18th centuries the British government transported some of their criminals to the American colonies, but this p...

  • Jews expelled to Zbaszyn - 1938 - 1939

    ZbąszyńTown 70 kilometers west of Poznań, on the Polish–German border of 1919–1939; population (1938) 5,400, including 360 Germans and 52 Jews. From November 1938 to August 1939 Zbąszyń housed a transit camp for Jews expelled from Germany during the so-called Polenaktion (27–29 October 1938).The Polenaktion was a continuation of expropriat...

  • R-M269 (Y-DNA)

    R-M269 (also known as R1b1a2) is the most dominant subclade of R-M343 (R1b), which is itself the most common Y-DNA haplogroup in Western Europe. This haplogroup is believed to have originated about 9,500 years ago in the region of the Black Sea, and then spread to Europe very soon thereafter. Researchers recently announced that Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun belongs to R-M269, although it is un...

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  • World War II - Casualties

    Casualties of World War Two See also - World War II Main page This is a universal project. Please link Geni profiles of Military Casualties to the project. Because many WW2 deaths went unrecorded estimates for the total number of casualties in the war vary. Some estimates suggest that 75 million people died in the war, including about 20 million military personnel and 40 million civilians...

  • International War and Military projects Portal

    About this portal ( umbrella project) This International portal will list all war and military related projects on Geni. Minor wars and battles ,rebel and Guerilla wars can be added to this list too. If you come across a related project please add to this list. General war and military related projects: (not country specific) Commonwealth War Graves Commission Mili...

  • World War I - Veterans and Survivors

    Veterans and Survivors of World War I Image right - Harry Patch the last British army veteran of World War I who died aged 111 in 2009 This project is dedicated to everyone who served during World War I .. and survived. It is a global project. veteran - noun - a person who has had long service or experience in an occupation, office, or the like: a veteran of the police force; a vetera...

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  • Original Associates of Elizabethtown, New Jersey

    Elizabethtown, New Jersey became a formal settlement in 1664. Elizabethtown was the first permanent English community in New Jersey, and is now known as Elizabeth, New Jersey. Profiles to be added to this project are the Elizabethtown Associates, 1664-1699. The following is an alphabetized list of associates. Those with an * beside their name are the associates known to have been in Elizabeth...

  • Jewish Families of Warsaw

    Warsaw was built on the banks of the Vistula River. The city has been capital of various reorganizations of Poland's territory since the 16th century, when Zygmunt III, commemorated in the famous Zymunt Column, moved the capital of Poland from Krakow. The history of Warsaw spans over 1400 years. In that time, the city evolved from a cluster of villages to the capital of a major European power...

  • Jewish Families from Schleusingen (Thüringen), Germany

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

  • Jewish Communities of Galicia - קהילות היהודים בגליציה

    This project is an "Umbrella Project" for all of the Jewish Communities of Galicia (now Western Ukraine and Southeastern Poland). See the examples for Krakow , Lemberg , Przemyśl , Tarnopol , and Tarnow . and Daleshowa ( Jewish Communities (Shtetls) of Ukraine ) Please feel free to add more towns or create town projects for these towns and add them to this page. Then add public pro...

  • Jewish Families of Tarnow, Poland

    TARNOW, city in Poland, 45 mi. (72 km.) E. of Cracow. Jewish Cemetery video The presenter is Adam Bartosz, Director of the Okregowego Museum in Tarnow. The presentation is in Polish. Only some of the headstones are legible. Background Jewish merchants in Tarnow are mentioned in a few sources of the 15th century. The growth of the community and development of its institutions in the 1630s ...

  • Salem County New Jersey Families

    Salem County, New Jersey is an area rich in history, yet nearly unknown to most people in the country. Many early American immigrants made Salem County their home before venturing off to other parts of the country. This project was established to help create a pool of collaborators with expertise and interest in Salem County's genealogical history. The goal is to form a unified family tree on...

  • Middletown Meeting (formerly Neshamina) early Quaker settlers of Bucks County

    MIDDLETOWN FRIENDS' MEETING Middletown Friends meetings were first established at Middletown in 1683, and held at the houses of Nicholas Walne, John Otter, and Robert Hall. The first meeting-house was built in 1690, near Neshaminy creek, a mile west of Langhorne, whither it was removed in 1734, the present house in the town being the third. It was first called the Neshamina Meeting because of...

  • People executed on order of English monarchs

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify people executed on order of the Kings and Queens of England and Great Britain. Overview Under the law of the United Kingdom, high treason is the crime of disloyalty to the Crown. Offences constituting high treason include plotting the murder of the sovereign; having sexual intercourse with the sovereign's consort, with his eldest unmarried da...

  • Jewish Families from Vilkaviskis

    This project seeks to include descendants from all those who once lived in Vilkaviskis. The town is now in Lithuania, but in the interwar years was in Poland. If your family's roots are here, please add their profiles. There is an excellent article by Joseph Rosin on the history of the town on the JewishGen KehilaLink here: . In addition, note the wonderful resource of Jewish Vilkaviskis, a...

  • Jewish Families from Rzeszów, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Rzeszów, Poland. JewishGen's Rzeszow page. YIVO's Rzeszow page. Wiki's Rzeszów page.

  • Chickasaw Chiefs and Prominent Members

    If you would like to join this project just request to and then please add any Chickasaw Nation Chiefs, Prominent and Influential members both men and women to this project. Piomingo and Tishomingo About Piominko Born near Tupelo, Mississippi, in approximately 1750, Piominko served the Chickasaw people as a leader, diplomat and negotiator during the infancy of the United States of Ame...

  • Woodmen of the World

    Woodmen of the World is a fraternal benefit society based in Omaha, Nebraska, United States, that operates a large privately held insurance company for its members. The history of this organization includes the erection of numerous distinctive tombstones depicting tree stumps across the country before 1930, a program to donate American flags, and broadcast interests that were to own the first...

  • New Kent County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • New Amsterdam - Baptisms - 1639-1674

    Baptisms in New Amsterdam Dopen in Nieuw Amsterdam . This project aims to identify and document all the baptisms that were formally recorded in New Amsterdam until 1674 (the year in which New Netherland switched from being a Dutch province to an English colony). The ultimate objective is to contribute to a unique, integrated set of all the relationships that constitute the "Dutch" ancestr...

  • College of William & Mary

    College of William & Mary=The College of William & Mary in Virginia (also known as The College, William & Mary, or W&M) is a public research university located in Williamsburg, Virginia, United States. Privately founded in 1693 by letters patent issued by King William III and Queen Mary II, it is the second-oldest institution of higher education in the United States after Harvard University.Wil...

  • Fortune 1000 CEOs

    Doug McMillon , Walmart Rex Tillerson, Exxon Mobil Tim Cook, Apple Warren Buffett , Berkshire Hathaway John Hammergren, McKesson Stephen J. Hemsley, UnitedHealth Group Larry Merlo, CVS Health Mary Barra, General Motors Mark Fields, Ford Motor Randall L. Stephenson, AT&T Jeffrey R. Immelt , General Electric Steven H Collis, AmerisourceBergen Lowell McAdam, Verizon J...

  • Descendants of Founders of New Jersey

    From The Descendants of Founders of New Jersey : A list of qualifying ancestors is below. The list is not exhaustive, and membership is not limited to descent from one of the names listed. Instead, the names are presented as a starting off point for potential members who may already be able to document descent from one or more of the individuals previously certified as Founders. F...

  • Early Families of Taunton, Massachusetts

    A place to collect the families and individuals who settled Taunton, Massachusetts and examine where they came from in England and their marriage patterns. "Probably the early settlers of this region came largely from the southwest of England, for we there find the familiar names of Norton, Dorchester, Weymouth, Wareham, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Barnstable, Somerset, Dartmouth, Berkley, Tiver...

  • Tolli Tiidemannid (Eesti)

    Siia projekti on kogutud info Tolli Tiidemannide ehk Jaan ja Leenu Tiidemanni esivanemate ja järeltulijate kohta. Tolli Tiidemannid on alates 1984. aastast iga nelja aasta järel korraldanud suguvõsa kokkutulekuid. Järjekorras IX kokkutulek toimub 23.-24. juulil 2016. aastal Vana-Vigalas. Suguvõsa elusolevate liikmete omavaheliseks suhtlemiseks on loodud sule...

  • United States Army Air Corps

    The United States Army Air Corps ( USAAC ) was the military aviation arm of the United States of America between 1926 and 1941 [ see note below ]. The statutory administrative forerunner of the United States Air Force, it was renamed from the earlier United States Army Air Service on 2 July 1926 and part of the larger United States Army. The Air Corps was the immediate predecessor of the United...

  • Dutch emigration to America 1800-1950

    Dutch emigration to America 1800-1950 This project Dutch emigration to America refers to Americans who are of full or partial Dutch heritage. An estimated 4.5 million Americans claim total or partial Dutch heritage. Today the majority of the Dutch Americans live in Michigan, California, Montana, Minnesota, New York, Wisconsin, Idaho, Utah, Iowa, Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania. In 2013 ...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1847

    1847 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1847 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Lost Along the Way: Mormon Pioneers on the Westward Journey

    This is a Master Project designed to honor Mormon Pioneers who died along the trail; there is a sub project specifically for the tragedy of the Martin/Willey Handcart Company - Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company of 1856 . "That the struggles, the sacrifices, and the sufferings of the faithful pioneers and the cause they represented shall never be forgotten." - Winter Quarters Monument The Mormo...

  • Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    United States, with the consent of the United Kingdom as laid down in the Quebec Agreement, dropped nuclear weapons on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945, during the final stage of the World War II. The two bombings, which killed at least 129,000 people, remain the only use of nuclear weapons for warfare in history.In the final year of the war, the Allies prepared for ...

  • Venter family of South Africa

    This project is designed to collect Research Information, Discussions, Queries etc on the Venter family of South Africa. Core profiles Hendrik Venter Hendrik Venter from Hamel † 2.5.1713. Haplogroup R1a1a1b1a1. (SNP R-M458) x 17.7.1690 Johanna Mostert; x x 9.12.1691 Anna Viljoen, † 11.5.1713. Overview of Family History / Progenitor Details If you have it; add i...

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  • United States Navy Reserve

    United States Navy Reserve (USNR), known as the United States Naval Reserve from 1915 to 2005, is the Reserve Component (RC) of the United States Navy. Members of the Navy Reserve, called Reservists, are enrolled in the Selected Reserve (SELRES), the Individual Ready Reserve (IRR), the Full Time Support (FTS), or the Retired Reserve program.

  • K2a2a1 mt DNA Haplogroup

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup K2a2a1 or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested.

  • Genealogia das famílias da província de Mormugão / Genealogy of families of the province of Mormugão

    Familias da Provincia de Mormugao Genealogia das famílias da província de Mormugão / Genealogy of families of the province of Mormugão

  • 1st Colorado Cavalry Regiment, (US Civil War)

    1st Colorado Cavalry was formed in November 1862 by Territorial Governor John Evans, composed mostly of members of the 1st Colorado Infantry and of C and D Companies of the 2nd Colorado Infantry. It was formed both to protect Colorado against incursions from the Confederate forces and to fight the Native Americans who already inhabited the area.Command of this unit was given Colonel John Chivin...

  • Karjala / Karelen / Karelia

    Karjala (Finnish) / Karelen (Swedish) / Karelia (English) Karelia can generally be defined as the region of land between the Baltic Sea and White Sea settled by the Karelian ethnic group approximately 8,000 years ago. The region has been culturally divided since the 13th century into two halves, Western Karelia (also known as Swedish Karelia or Finnish Karelia) and Eastern Karelia (also known...

  • Genealogia das famílias da Novas Conquistas de Goa / Genealogy of families of the new conquest Goa

    Familias da Novas Conquistas de Goa Genealogia das famílias da Novas Conquistas Goa / Genealogy of families of the new conquest Goa The Novas Conquistas were a group of seven administrative provinces or concelhos of mainland Goa of then Portuguese governance. They were added onto Goa in the 18th century, a comparatively later date than the original three concelhos that make up the Ve...

  • Familias Verdugo de Chile

    Estoy en búsqueda de los ancestros de Miguel Antonio Verdugo, mi tatarabuelo. Vivió en Los Andes, Chile, Chile Death: November 6, 1870 Immediate Family: Husband of Carlota Beytía Noguerol Father of Abraham Verdugo Beytía, Enriqueta Verdugo Beytía, Absalón Verdugo Beytía and Irene de la Merced Verdugo Beytía

  • Oregon State University

    Oregon State University (OSU) is a coeducational, public research university in the northwest United States, located in Corvallis, Oregon. The university offers more than 200 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs and has the largest total enrollment in Oregon. More than 230,000 people have graduated from OSU since its founding. The Carnegie Foundation classifies Oregon State Un...

  • Governadores da Índia Portuguesa

    O Estado Português da Índia , também conhecido por Estado da Índia ou Índia Portuguesa , foi o governo constituido para administrar todos os territórios dependentes de Portugal nas costas do Oceano Índico à época do Império Português. De 1505 a 1752, abrangeu todos os territórios no Índico - desde a �...

  • Sainte-Foy, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} Cimetière cimetière Notre-Dame-de-Belmont Sources Sainte-Foy, PADREM

  • Georgetown University

    University=Georgetown University is a private research university in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1789, it is the oldest Jesuit and Catholic university in the United States. Georgetown's main campus, located in Washington's Georgetown neighborhood, is noted for Healy Hall, a National Historic Landmark in the Romanesque revival style. Georgetown operates a law center on Capitol Hill and auxiliary...

  • abaThembu Descent Line

    The Ancestry of the abaThembu Kings The earliest known ancestor of the abaThembu was Mbulali , whose grandson, Thembu , led his people from the present kwaZulu-Natal area to Dedesi in the present day Eastern cape. Eight generations later, during the 16th century Nxeko led his people from Dedesi to the Msana river (where he lies buried), a tributary of the Mbashe River in Mthatha district. A...

  • amaXhosa People of South Africa

    History of the amaXhosa The amaXhosa people are Bantu speakers living in south-east South Africa, and in the last two centuries throughout the southern and central-southern parts of the country. Xhosa people currently make up approximately 18% of the South African population. By number: in 2008: Botswana 9,900; Lesotho 22,000; South Africa 7,529,000; Zimbabwe 29,000 During the seventeenth c...

  • American Legion

    The American Legion, Inc. is a federally chartered corporation formed in Paris on March 16, 1919 by veterans of the American Expeditionary Forces (A. E. F.) The aftermath of two American wars in the second half of the 19th century had seen the formation of several ex-soldiers' organizations. Following the American Civil War of 1861–65 former Union soldiers had established an organizati...

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  • Notable LGBT people

    LGBT or GLBT is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender. In use since the 1990s, it is an adaptation of the initialism LGB, which began use in the mid-to-late 1980s. Popular variants are LGBTQ (which adds Questioning or Queer) and LGBTI (which adds Intersex). Resources A Map of Gender-Diverse Cultures A map of world cultures that recognize more than two g...

  • Indiantown Gap National Cemetery

    Gap National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in East Hanover Township, in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania. Find a Grave

  • Purple Heart

    Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the President to those wounded or killed, while serving, on or after April 5, 1917, with the U.S. military. With its forerunner, the Badge of Military Merit, which took the form of a heart made of purple cloth, the Purple Heart is the oldest military award still given to U.S. military members; the only earlier award bein...

  • Jews of Missouri

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jewish inhabitants of Missouri. An excellent reference book on the Jewish settlers of St. Louis is Zion In The Valley by Walter Ehrlich. Volume 1 covers the period from the Revolutionary War up to 1900. The index is quite complete. There are numerous photographs and notes and references. Many early families are described. The photo is ...

  • Irish Portal

    About the Irish Portal Portal for people who are interested in Irish genealogy. The aim of this portal is to make this a very useful tool for research, and a place to meet other people tracing their Irish ancestors What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area. Start your own r...

  • Kuusalu kihelkond

    Kuusalu vallas (end. Kiiu v.) sündinud soomepoisid, kes õppisid Kiiu koolis Ajaloolist traditsiooni Kuusalu kihelkonnast Kogutud 1930. a suvel Kaitseliit 1919 nimekirjad: II jaoskond Raasiku osakond (Jõelähtme-, Kuusalu-, Kose-, Jüri-, Harju Jaani) nimekirjad. 1918 detsembris hakati moodustama Kaitseliidu baasil Eesti oma sõjaväge Vabaduss&#x...

  • Mineral County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Introduktion til Geni for danske brugere

    Introduktion til Geni for danske brugere: I dette dokument bedes der ikke laves ændringer. Hvis der er noget der skal vendes bedes det gøres over en debat. Når der kommer nyheder på, vil der stå Nyt, Nyt, over det nye emne. In English== see here -- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ...

  • Wisconsin in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Wisconsin who served in the Union Army.

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  • Nederlands-Indische relaties

    Voorwoord, toelichting & inleiding NL: Er bestaan veel relaties tussen personen van Nederlandse en Indonesische afkomst. Deze projectpagina gaat deel uitmaken van een aantal die betrekking hebben op de Nederlands-Indische relaties in de loop der eeuwen. Zie daarvoor ook gerelateerde pagina's, die al zijn gestart. Bedoeling is dat men hier profielen kan plaatsen en vinden van personen die met ...

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  • Vicksburg National Cemetery

    116.28-acre (0.4706 km2) Vicksburg National Cemetery, is within the park. It has 18,244 interments (12,954 unidentified). Find a Grave

  • Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

    Find a Grave Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery is an American military cemetery located in St. Louis County, Missouri, just on the banks of the Mississippi River. The cemetery was established after the American Civil War in an attempt to put together a formal network of military cemeteries. It started as the Jefferson Barracks Military Post Cemetery in 1826 and became a United States Nat...

  • A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain and Ireland

    Scope of Project This project aims to enrich the Geni Family Tree with the details of families listed in the Burke's publication of the same title. The project is not intended to be a collection of profiles, so please do not link profiles to this project. Instead it is intended to improve the quality of the Tree through identification: of missing links, of duplication, and therefore can...

  • Rejowiec Ghetto

    The Rejowiec Transit Ghetto Transit stop for the murder of Slovak Jews Map of Rejowiec in the Krasnystaw districtRejowiec in the district of Chelm, acquired municipal rights during the 16th Century and became famous thanks to Mikolaj Rej, a distinguished poet of the Polish Renaissance. At the end of the 16th Century Rejowiec was populated mostly by Jews, and by the 20th Century the Jews account...

  • Eesti ettevõtjad

    Siia projekti koondame kõik Eestis ettevõtlusega tegutsenud isikud.

  • Malaria

    From: Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease of humans and other animals caused by parasitic protozoans (a group of single-celled microorganism) belonging to the genus Plasmodium.[1] Malaria causes symptoms that typically include fever, fatigue, vomiting and headaches. In severe cases it can cause yellow skin, seizures, coma or death.[2] The disease is transmitted by the biting of...

  • Horse accident

    This is a list of people who died from accidents related to horses . Some of the listed accidents had important political and historical consequences, which are given when relevant. celebrities Holbrook Blinn (1872-1928), Broadway stage star & silent screen actor, died from injuries in an accident on the grounds of his estate. Maureen Connolly (1934-1969), tennis star, career ended in 1...

  • Battle of Chickamauga

    Battle of Chickamauga, fought September 19–20, 1863,[1] marked the end of a Union offensive in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia called the Chickamauga Campaign. The battle was the most significant Union defeat in the Western Theater of the American Civil War and involved the second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysburg. The battle was f...

  • Ohio in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Ohio who served in the Union Army.

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  • Mexican–American War

    The Mexican–American War , also known as the First American Intervention , the Mexican War , or the U.S.–Mexican War , was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution. Combat operations lasted a year and a half, from sprin...

  • Jewish Families from Slavkov u Brna (Austerlitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Slavkov u Brna (Austerlitz) in the Czech Republic. In the city famous for the battle Napoleon fought against Austrian and Russian armies in 1805, the record of a Jewish community dates back to as far as 1343. The settlement is called Ir laban, i.e. the White City, in the Jewish literature. The J...

  • Eesti olümpiavõitjad

    Siin on Eesti, Eestiga seotud või Eestist pärit olümpiamedalite võitjad. Puudustest, vigadest ja täpsustustest palun teavitada Henn Sarve vt ka: Eesti Olümpiakomitee veebileht Eesti Olümpiamängudel Martin Klein - kreeka-rooma maadlus - hõbe - 1912 - Stockholm - ( vt Wikipedia ) Alfred Neuland - tõstmine 67,5 k...

  • Scandinavian sagas

    Project Scandinavian sagas This project has as its aim to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information present in the parts of the Saga literature that present a reasonably coherent picture. Further, that each profile mentioned in these sagas will be represented exactly once in the Big Tree, and have in the "About me" the reference to the place in the saga whe...

  • Harju Jaani kihelkond

    Harju Jaani khk koolid elektrooline materjal * Kaitseliit 1919 nimekirjad: II jaoskond Raasiku osakond (Jõelähtme-, Kuusalu-, Kose-, Jüri-, Harju Jaani) nimekirjad. 1918 detsembris hakati moodustama Kaitseliidu baasil Eesti oma sõjaväge Vabadussõjas võitlemiseks: Haljava mõisa nimekiri Peningi valla nimekiri 14.03.1919 Anija ...

  • United States Colored Troops

    History Former Georgia slaves played a critical but little-known role in the historic struggle that pried open the door to black enlistment in the U.S. military during the Civil War. The courage and bravery of the men who served in experimental all-black regiments helped convince President Lincoln to "rewrite" his historic Emancipation Proclamation. Lincoln's revision was the catalyst for t...

  • Tennessee in the US Civil War (CSA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Tennessee who served in the Confederate Army.

  • Tennessee General Assembly

    According to the Tennessee State Constitution of 1870, the General Assembly is a bicameral legislature and consists of a Senate of thirty-three members and a House of Representatives of ninety-nine members. The representatives are elected to two-year terms; according to a 1966 constitutional amendment the senators are elected to four-year terms which are staggered, with the districts with eve...

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