Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • 1820 Settlers - Biggar's Party

    Biggar's Party 1820 Settlers Main reference The Settler Handbook by MD Nash See also eGGSA - The 1820 Settler Correspondence The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no profile exists. Getting Involved Feel free to follow, request to collabo...

  • Millwrights

    modern usage, a millwright is a craftsman or tradesman engaged with the erection of machinery. This includes such tasks as leveling, aligning and installing machinery on foundations or base plates and setting, leveling and aligning electric motors or other power sources such as turbines with the equipment, which millwrights typically connect with some type of coupling. The exact duties of a mil...

  • 1820 Settlers - Willson's Party

    Willson's Party Main References - The Settler Handbook by MD Nash and 1820 Settlers.com The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no profile exists. To take part in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so join the project. See the...

  • 1820 Settlers - Bailie's Party

    Bailie's Party 1820 Settlers Main Reference - The Settler Handbook by MD Nash See also eGGSA - The 1820 Settler Correspondence and Bailie's Party Settler Returns The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no profile exists. Getting Involved Fe...

  • Eesti sajaaastased

    Projekt koondab sada ja enam aastat elanud eestlased (eestimaalased) Allikad ja lingid: Eesti saja-aastased Vanim eestlane Vanim eesti mees Vanim eesti naine Palju kugutud linke eesti sajaaastaste kohta

  • 1820 Settlers - Parker's Party

    Parker's Party 1820 Settlers Main Reference - The Settler Handbook by MD Nash See also eGGSA - The 1820 Settler Correspondence and Parker's Party - Return of Settlers Additional information from South African Settlers The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" fi...

  • Fashion Icons & Designers

    Fashion is a general term for a currently popular style or practice, especially in clothing, foot wear or accessories. The focus of this project are notable fashion designers, includes designers of haute couture and ready to wear, and the fashion icons. DESIGNERS Coco Chanel Giorgio Armani Ralph Lauren Oscar de la Renta FASHION ICONS Katharine Hepburn Jackie Kennedy Onassis

  • 1820 Settlers - Clark's Party (Including Brown's and Stubbs Divisions)

    Clark's Party 1820 Settlers Including Brown's and Stubbs Divisions Main reference The Settler Handbook by MD Nash See also eGGSA - The 1820 Settler Correspondence Additional information from South African Settlers The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" fiel...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Canada

    World War One: Armed Forces - Canada The British declaration of war automatically brought Canada into the war, because of Canada's legal status as a British dominion which left foreign policy decisions in the hands of the UK parliament. Please link any GENi profiles of Canadian Servicemen to this project. From Canada: 418,035 served of a total 628,964 in arms. On August 5, 1914, the Gover...

  • Pharaohs of Egypt

    Pharaoh Pharaoh is a title used in many modern discussions of the ancient Egyptian rulers of all periods. The title originates in the term ‘’pr-aa’’ which means ‘’great house’’ and describes the royal palace. The title of Pharaoh started being used for the king during the New Kingdom, specifically during the middle of the eighteenth dynasty. For simplification, however, there is a general...

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  • Virginia Military Institute (V.M.I.) Alumni & Faculty

    From Wikipedia The Virginia Military Institute is a state-supported military college in Lexington, Virginia, the oldest such institution in the United States. V.M.I. has been called the "West Point" of the South, Founded: November 11, 1839 Virginia Military Institute, notable alumni official site

  • 1820 Settlers - Sephton-Gush Party

    Sephton's Party 1820 Settlers Main Reference The Settler Handbook by MD Nash Additional information from South African Settlers The aim of this project is to link profiles on Geni to the names in the list, and to expand notes about individuals - mostly on the Profile page in the "About Me" field, or here if no profile exists. Getting Involved Feel free to follow, request to collabor...

  • Eagle Scouts

    Eagle Scouts=Eagle Scout is the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouting program division of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Since it was first awarded to Arthur Rose Eldred on August 21, 1912, Eagle Scout has been earned by more than two million young men. The list below includes notable recipients. The title of Eagle Scout is held for life, thus giving rise to the phrase "Once an Eagle, a...

  • D-Day (6 June 1944)

    The Normandy landings (codenamed Operation Neptune) were the landing operations on 6 June 1944 (termed D-Day) of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II. The largest seaborne invasion in history, the operation began the liberation of German-occupied northwestern Europe from Nazi control, and contributed to the Allied victory on the Western Front. Planning f...

  • World War II - Battle of the Bulge (December 1944 - January 1945)

    The Battle of the Bulge (16 December 1944 – 25 January 1945) was a major German offensive campaign launched through the densely forested Ardennes region of Wallonia in Belgium, France and Luxembourg on the Western Front toward the end of World War II in Europe. The surprise attack caught the Allied forces completely off guard and became the costliest battle in terms of casualties for the United...

  • People Connected to Essex

    People Connected to Essex Historical County of England See also Essex Main Page Essex Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Essex Essex Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

  • Tallinna Hiiu - Rahu kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tallinna Hiiu - Rahu kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Anglican Bishops

    Please see the companion projects: Archbishops of Canterbury Archbishops of York resources "Uganda hails vote on Women Bishops" Posted on: July 21, 2014 2:31 PM

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Saint Helena

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... Saint Helena Prisoner’s Weekly rations: 5 days a week 1 lb. fresh meat 2 days a weeks 1 lb. preserved meat Every day 1.25 lbs bread, vegetables, condiments, sugar and coffee 4 prisoners chose to remain on island and rais...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW India

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... INDIA More than 9,000 POW were held in the following camps: Camps and Cemeteries Ahmednagar : Cemetery – Fort Ahmednagar Cemetery Amritsar Camp for "irreconcilables" Abbottabad Bellary : Cemetery – Bellary Miltary Ce...

  • South African Settlers - French

    Early French Settlers of South Africa This project is devoted to French Settlers in South Africa OTHER THAN those who were of the French Huguenot settlers between 1688 and 1689. Please only add the profiles of the Stamvaders/Progenitors who came from France. This is also a place where you can share links to online resources, tell other users where records etc. can be found and make queries ...

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  • Koponen sukuseura

    Koponen sukuseura. • PERIAATE: Puu koostuu yli 100 v. vanhoista tiedoista (runko) ja uudemmista tiedoista. Elävistä ihmisistä näkyy selaimessa ohjelman ulkopuolelle vain sukunimi, ellei itse sitä halua. Puuhun voi lisätä itse "laajennetun lähipiirinsä" ihmisiä. Jos sinulla on kokemusta sukututkimuksesta, olet myös tervetullut rungon rakentamiseen. • LIITTYMINEN: Genin ulkopuolelta: Jotta si...

  • South African Settlers - Nordic

    Early Nordic Settlers in South Africa This project is for Early Nordic Settlers in South Africa who came from the countries in the Scandinavian Peninsula - Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland and Faroe Islands (the latter two to a lesser extent) It is also a place where you can share links to online resources, tell other users where records etc. can be found and make queries or ask fo...

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  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Ceylon

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... CEYLON Approximately 5,126 POW were held in the following camps: Camps Diyatalawa (Main camp) Mount Lavina (Convalescent camp) Ragama (Camp for dissidents and irreconcilables) Urugasmanhandiya (Camp for prisoners on ...

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    of North Carolina at Chapel Hill=The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (also known as UNC, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, or simply Carolina) is a coeducational public research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. North Carolina has been consistently listed among the highest ranked universities in the United States and is one of the original...

  • MY FAR-AWAY COUSINS

    This is for all cousins from all over the world, let us keep it straight forward and only up to x times.

  • Eesti kalmistute pildid

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad otsida oma lähedasi kalmistutelt. Eriti oodatud on kõik koostööpakkumised, parandused ja täiendused. Iga abikäsi on teretulnud, et muuta see projekt massiliseks kõigile huvilistele Eesti sõjameeste kalmistute andmebaas Harjumaa kalmistud Aegviidu vana kalmistu Aruküla kalmistu Harju-Madise uus kalmistu Harju-Madise vana kalmistu Harju-...

  • Tracing Hidden Jewish Ancestry

    Jewish Ethnic Divisions Wikipedia Crypto Jews, Conversos, & Anusim Where are The Ten Lost Tribes of Israel Abraham Zacuto The Book of Lineage, or Sefer ha-Yuhasin . Abraham Zacuto's opus magnum, Sefer ha-Yuhasin, is the first historical chronicle covering the entire history of mankind from the Jewish perspective. This book allows to appreciate wonders of the world of Talmud an...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Prisoners Of War

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Prisoners of War This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) . The object of the project is to add information about both British/Colonial and Boer Prisoners of War, to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. The first sizable batch of Boer prisoners of war taken by t...

  • African Missionaries

    African Missionaries South Africa, Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) and beyond. Missionaries were amongst the first people to explore the interior of Africa. This project is a place to assemble them and to explore their family history. Please link the profiles of people who were missionaries in Africa to this project. Their names can also me added to the lists under denomin...

  • Jewish families from Chlistov (Klistau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Chlistov (Klistau) in Benešov District in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic

  • Y-DNA haplogroups

    A Y-DNA haplogroup defines a group of men by the shared features of their Y-chromosome. Members of the same Y-haplogroup have a patrilineal (direct paternal) ancestor in common. Y-DNA haplogroup assignments can help to identify recent and distant genetic ancestry, and provide insight into ancient human societies and their migrations. This project offers a thorough presentation on Y-DNA haplogro...

  • Jewish Families from Dlouhy Ujezd (Langendörflas)

    The project seeks to assemble all of the Jewish families from the village of Dlouhy Ujezd in Tachov District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic.

  • State of New Jersey with Counties Project.

    This project is for those that were born, lived and died in the State of New Jersey.

  • Royalty In The Family

    Trying to gather all my royal ancestors in one place. Direct ancestors only.

  • Notable Cornish Americans

    Cornish Americans - Amerikanek kernewek Cornish Americans ( Cornish : Amerikanek kernewek ) are Americans who describe themselves as having Cornish ancestry, an ethnic group native to Cornwall, a county in England. Although Cornish ancestry is not recognised on the United States Census, it is estimated that there are approximately 2 million people of Cornish descent in the U.S., which is fo...

  • Frederick 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

  • Pythagorean Philosophers & Kabbalists

    This project is to showcase the dynamic exchange of ideas between the Pythagorean brotherhood and early Kabbalists. Pythagoras and Mystic Science Dr. Daniel Farhey Pythagoras , born on the Greek island of Samos, was initiated for the first time into the "Ancient Mysteries" of the Phoenicians and studied for about 3 years in the temples of Tyre, Sidon, and Byblos. From there, he naviga...

  • Entrepreneurship

    Joseph Halstead is the process of starting a business, a startup company or other organization. The entrepreneur develops a business plan, acquires the human and other required resources, and is fully responsible for its success or failure.[1] Entrepreneurship operates within an entrepreneurship ecosystem.Etymology and historical usageFirst used in 1723, today the term entrepreneur implies qual...

  • YouTube personalities

    YouTube personalities are people or groups who are popular because of their videos on YouTube. Some YouTube personalities have corporate sponsors, who pay for product placement in their clips or production of online ads.

  • Trigintuplicates

    People who've been added at least 30 times as duplicates to genealogy web sites, a fact which can be proven.

  • Car Accident

    "Unless action is taken, road traffic injuries are predicted to become the fifth leading cause of death by 2030." (1) notables From 20 icons killed in car crashes Princess Diana of Wales James Dean (actor) Jayne Mansfield (actress) Billy Martin (baseball manager) Keith Franke (pro wrestler) Falco (singer) David Halberstam (journalist) Drazen Petrovic (basketball player) ...

  • Edelstein

    The goal of the project - to clarify who among Edelstein are relatives, and who are namesakes. Surname Edelstein ( Эдельштейн , עדעלסטעין ) has a double root and translated from German (or consonant with the Yiddish language) as a noble or precious (edel) stone (stein). Her first owners were immigrants from Eastern Europe - Ashkenazi (the so-called Eastern European Jews). Ashkenazim constit...

  • Notable & Notorious New Yorkers

    no·ta·ble Adjective: worthy of attention or notice; remarkable noun: a famous or important person. no·to·ri·ous Adjective: famous or well known, typically for some bad quality or deed. Please add the profiles of prominent people who were born in the U.S. City of New York, lived in New York, or for whom New York is a significant part of their identity. A Aaliyah (1979–200...

  • Rangiwahia Cemetery, New Zealand

    The Rangiwahia Cemetery is in Wairaki Street, Rangiwahia 4774. Rangiwahia - meaning "cloud piercer", or "piercing the sky" - is the northern most township of the Manawatu. It is situated 6km south of Karewarewa and 53km north east of Feilding. It was first surveyed in 1885, the surveyors setting up camp at a site known as "Peep-O-Day" with spectacular views of Mount Ruapehu (an active volca...

  • 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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  • Northern Ireland portal

    Welcome Looking for your ancestors in Northern Ireland , or you are in Northern Ireland and searching for relatives elsewhere in the world? In this forum, we encourage everyone with links in Northern Ireland to communicate and explore a common ancestry. You'll find online sources that will help you in your search. If you see a particular genealogical challenge, or if you have interesting info...

  • Fifth Crusade (1213–1221)

    Fifth Crusade The Fifth Crusade (1213–1221) was an attempt to reacquire Jerusalem and the rest of the Holy Land by first conquering the powerful Ayyubid state in Egypt. Pope Innocent III and his successor Pope Honorius III organized crusading armies led by King Andrew II of Hungary and Duke Leopold VI of Austria, and a foray against Jerusalem ultimately left the city in Muslim hands. La...

  • Fourth Crusade (1202–1204)

    Fourth Crusade The Fourth Crusade (1202–1204) was originally intended to conquer Muslim-controlled Jerusalem by means of an invasion through Egypt. Instead, in April 1204, the Crusaders of Western Europe invaded and sacked the Christian (Eastern Orthodox) city of Constantinople, capital of the Eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine Empire). This is seen as one of the final acts in the Great Schism...

  • Shriners International, A.K.A. the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine (A.A.O.N.M.S.)

    Shriners International, previously known as the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine (A.A.O.N.M.S.) and also commonly known as Shriners, was established in 1870 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida, USA. It is an appendant body to Freemasonry.Shriners International describes itself as a fraternity based on fun, fellowship and the Masonic principles of brotherly love, relief...

  • Crypto Jews, Conversos, Marranos & Anusim

    Crypto Judaism The Sephardi Odyssey Exquisite pictorial video. Vatican Library Resource The Inquisition Index Introduction to inquisition trial transcripts and records PBS Secret Files of The Inquisition Family names from the Inquisition Archives of Portugal's Torre do Tombe

  • Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp

    Bergen-Belsen (or Belsen) was a Nazi concentration camp in Lower Saxony in northwestern Germany, southwest of the town of Bergen near Celle. Originally established as the prisoner of war camp Stalag XI-C, in 1943 it became a concentration camp on the orders of Heinrich Himmler, where Jewish hostages were held with the intention of exchanging them for German prisoners of war held overseas. L...

  • Ancestors of Jacob Massey

    This is a gathering place for those Ancestors of Jacob "Jac" Massey/ Massey born in 1760 in Rowan, North Carolina. Jac died May 14, 1796 in Montgomery Co. Kentucky. and was buried on the farm of John Allen.Members of his paternal line who have tested their DNA can be found in group #12 of the Massey DNA Project. DNA suggests we are of Anglo Saxon origin or closely matching those of ancient Germ...

  • The New Zealand Wars

    The New Zealand Wars, sometimes called the Land Wars and also once called the Māori Wars, were a series of armed conflicts that took place in New Zealand between 1845 and 1872. The wars were fought over a number of issues, the most prominent concerning Māori land being sold to the settler population.The Māori King Movement (also known as the Kingitanga Movement) began resisting the purchase of ...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Horn, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad

  • Austro-Hungarian Jews

    This project is here to give us a greater insight into the lives of our ancestors from across the empire and to help us work together to find our common roots. List of Austro-Hungarian Jews Wikipedia Famous People Sigmund Freud : Father of Psychoanalysis. Theodor Herzl : Father of Zionism. Stefan Zweig : Novelist, playwright, journalist, biographer. Franz Kafka : Novelist.

  • Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients

    The Presidential Medal of Freedom is an award bestowed by the President of the United States and is—along with the comparable Congressional Gold Medal bestowed by an act of U.S. Congress—the highest civilian award in the United States. It recognizes those individuals who have made "an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cu...

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  • World War I - Central Powers

    World War I - Central Powers Central Powers Germany Austria-Hungary Ottoman Empire Bulgaria (1915–18) The Central Powers (German: Mittelmächte; Hungarian: Központi hatalmak; Turkish: İttifak Devletleri or Bağlaşma Devletleri; Bulgarian: Централни сили Tsentralni sili), consisting of Germany, Austria-Hungary, the Ottoman Empire and Bulgaria – hence also known as the Quadruple Allian...

  • Hungarian Coffee Corner

    Kávéház (magyar=Hungarian Coffee=Kávé,Kávéház Corner=sarok) " Hey, what's this coffee corner project all about?" - "Mi ez a Hungarian Coffee Corner Project? Mit tudnek en hozni ehez?" Coffee is a place where we can have a chat... or more. About anything. It would be nice if you and others would exchange thoughts there too. Preferably about Hungary and Hungarians but we know that thi...

  • Hungarian Jewish Legacy

    Agnes Szegő - PhD 
Librarian and Historian, Jewish University Library, 
Budapest - Kehilah - Eger , Heves Megye A research team of Historians and IT professionals want to immortalize the memory of Hungarian Jewry. We would be very grateful for any help (family photos, documents) that you could provide to help celebrate the legendary Hungarian Jewish legacy of passion and genius. Ple...

  • Jewish families from Turnov (Turnau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Turnov (Turnau) in Bohemia, Czech Republic

  • Rabbi's March Participants

    This project is dedicated to the 400+ Rabbis who participated in the Rabbi's March on October 6, 1943. The march was arranged by Peter Bergson (real name: Hillel Kook). It started off in Grand Central Station in Washington, DC, then continued to the Capitol, where they were met by Vice-President Henry A. Wallace, 33rd Vice President of the USA . who listened to their plight, then told them th...

  • 17th Century British Politicians

    17th Century British Politicians Pictured right is Matthew Babington of Rothley Temple by Daniel Mytens or one of his followers in 1645 It would be good if when adding a profile to this project you could also add it to the alphabetical listing below. A Col Sir Mathew Appleyard MP Mathew Appleyard MP Anthony Ashley-Cooper 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury Sir Edward Ayscough MP B ...

  • Unconnected Trees

    Key Profiles Two separate lists - please add each profile to both - the 1st in alphabetical order by SURNAME, and 2nd in alphabetical order by COUNTRY of BIRTH. (This may be harder to establish and may have to go under more than one country in some cases). Please use the format used below. The numbers in the [square brackets] are [Family tree/Blood relatives] Alphabetical order by surname...

  • Jewish Community of Worms, Germany

    Worms - Vermayza vies with Trier and Cologne for the title of Germany's oldest city. The Jewish presence there dates back at least as far back as the 10th century and it became one of the preeminent centers of Jewish learning in medieval Europe. It was also the site of two terrible pogroms -- in 1096 when Crusaders on their way to the Holy Land massacred some 800 Jews and again during the Bla...

  • CWGC: Tyne Cot Memorial and Cemetery, Belgium

    Images: Left - Tyne Cot Cemetery; Right: Tyne Cot Memorial; Images from CWGC Tyne Cot Memorial and Cemetery West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 34 949 Identified Casualties Tyne Cot Cemetery was greatly enlarged after the Armistice when remains were brought in from the battlefields of Passchendaele and Langemarck, and from a few small burial grounds, including the following: Iberian South Ce...

  • Military Medal Recipients

    (Level 3 Gallantry Award) Instituted on 25th March 1916 (and backdated to 1914). The Military Medal was awarded to other ranks of the British Army and Commonwealth Forces. It was an award for gallantry and devotion to duty when under fire in battle on land. On the reverse of the medal is inscribed “For Bravery in the Field”. Recipients of the medal are entitled to use the letters M.M. aft...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Dønvold, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad

  • Nurses and Midwives

    Nurses and Midwives Image right A recruiting poster for Australian nurses from World War I. Please add your ancestors to this project. Profiles must be set to public. This is an international project. Nurses Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quali...

  • Geni Top 10 Lists

    This project recognizes the best parts of Geni and its top contributors. For your family group, you can find some of these at Awards . To suggest a profile for any category, or to suggest a new category, or to request to be listed anonymously, please contact Randy Schoenberg . If a separate project where you can find more detailed information for a particular category exists, the link is provid...

  • Billionaires

    Billionaires 2016 Forbes Rankings Bill Gates , $75 B, Microsoft, United States Amancio Ortega , $67 B, Zara, Spain Warren Buffett , $60.8 B, Berkshire Hathaway, United States Carlos Slim Helú , $50 B, telecom, Mexico Jeff Bezos , $45.2 B, Amazon.com, United States Mark Zuckerberg , $44.6 B, Facebook, United States Larry Ellison , $43.6 B, Oracle, United States

  • Ferry Keepers

    The profession of the ferryman is embodied in Greek mythology in Charon, the boatman who transported souls across the River Styx to the Underworld. Speculation that a pair of oxen propelled a ship having a water wheel can be found in 4th century Roman literature “Anonymus De Rebus Bellicis”. Though impractical, there is no reason why it could not work and such a ferry, modified by using horse...

  • Palermo, Palermo, Sicily

    Progenitors See the parent Sicily Project for an explanation and criteria of the progenitors list Buffa, Antonino Buffa, Antonino - son was born in Palermo Cirrito Cirrito, Maria - son was born in Palermo Costa Costa, Salvatore - born in Palermo Greco Greco, Francesco - descendant was born in Brancaccio, a neighborhood of Palermo Liga Liga, Rosaria - son ...

  • Braxton 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

  • 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

  • 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 Velhas Co...

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

    Pietermaritzburg, Natal Photo's from eGGSA above. People in camp 623 People who died in this camp 216 Pietermaritzburg was one of the earliest camps, established in August 1900, originally to provide for the Afrikaners of northern Natal who had lost their homes in the early offensives of the war. Pietermaritzburg is a pretty town and the camp was well placed, not in the sultry ‘slee...

  • Nicholas 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

  • World War II - US Navy

    This is currently a broad placement holder to capture relevant US Navy profiles who served in WWII. Likely to become a split project as more details are gathered.

  • Loppa, Øksfjord, Finnmark, Norge

    Loppa prestegjeld i Finnmark Foreløpig er dette en samleplass for profiler tilhørende Loppa-området. Ved senere anledning og hvis det blir tid til det, vil utfyllende beskrivelse bli tilføyet. Lensmenn: Urbanus Mogensen lensmann i Loppa prestegjeld ca 1770 Prester: Torben Reiersen sogneprest i Loppa prestegjeld 1651 -1695 Søren Bang sogneprest i Loppa prestegjeld 1762 - 1766, jfr. E...

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  • State of Alaska with Boroughs Project

    This project is for those from Alaska and Boroughs. Please go to following link for more information.

  • State of Utah with Counties Project

    This project is for those who were born,lived, and died in the State of Utah.

  • GSB Ancestors & Descendants of Goa.

    GSB Ancestors & Descendants of Goa Goud Saraswat Brahmin This is a project to compile the profiles for GSB ancestors and GSB descendants of Goa. Many GSB descendants are Roman catholic by faith in the 21st century (Only their ancestors who were GSB's will be compiled here) and all the ancestors of descendants that are still practicing their original GSB gentile faith will be compiled here. ...

  • Hedmark - Norge - Norway

    Dette prosjektet er laget i forbindelse med slektsgransking der det er behov for å finne profiler på en enkel måte. Profiler for personer født i Hedmark og bosatt i Hedmark er linket til dette prosjektet.

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  • Gårdshistorikk: Holand, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad

  • King And Queen 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

  • State of Virginia with Counties Project

    Unitied States Area Communities Offical State Website Wikipedia This project is an umbrella project for all of the local jurisdictions within the Commonwealth of Virginia. The Commonwealth of Virginia was initially composed of only four shires. Each shire, and later each county was composed of one or more parishes because the Commonwealth was originally officially Anglican and tithes we...

  • Yeoman

    Yeomen were farmers In the late 14th to 18th centuries, yeomen were farmers who owned land (freehold, leasehold or copyhold). Their wealth and the size of their landholding varied. Often it was hard to distinguish minor landed gentry from the wealthier yeomen, and wealthier husbandmen from the poorer yeomen. Sir Anthony Richard Wagner, Garter Principal King of Arms, wrote that "a Yeoman wou...

  • Lincoln College, Oxford University

    Lincoln College, University of Oxford Turl Street, Oxford Founded by Richard Fleming, Bishop of Lincoln 1427 Lincoln College (in full: The College of the Blessed Mary and All Saints, Lincoln) is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom. Lincoln was founded in 1427 by Richard Fleming, then Bishop of Lincoln. It is the ninth oldest of Oxford University...

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