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  • University of Kentucky

    The University of Kentucky (abbrev. UK) is a public co-educational university in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1865 by Isaiah Giles as the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Kentucky,[8] the university is one of the state's two land-grant universities (the other being Kentucky State University), the largest college or university in the state, with 29,385[2] students as of Fall 2013, and...

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  • Zachary Taylor National Cemetery

    Taylor National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located at 4701 Brownsboro Road (US-42), in Louisville, Kentucky. Find a Grave

  • Jewish families from Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Cemetery project Registers Karlovy Vary Births 1868-1890 Births births 1888-1908 Births 1909-1938, 1945-1949 Background CARLSBAD (Cz. Karlovy Vary, Ger. Karlsbad) , spa in West Bohemia, Czech Republic. An express prohibition on Jewish settlement there remai...

  • Pembroke College, Oxford University

    Pembroke College, University of Oxford=st. Aldates, OxfordFounded by Abingdon Burgesses Thomas Teesdale, merchant & Richard Wightwick, clergyman, 1624

  • Tavern Keepers and Brewers of Early America

    Here's to our ancestors! Without them where would we be? ~ Flagon and Trencher Traditional Toast Project overview The purpose of this project is to highlight early American tavern keepers and innkeepers, as well as the brewers, vintners, distillers and importers who supplied them. Profiles: Tavern keepers, innkeepers, brewers, cider-makers, vintners, distillers, importers of alcoholic b...

  • African-American Relations

    Project established to capture African-American relations of Doug Robinson and family. In some cases, includes non-related spouses of blood relations. Profiles: Barack Obama Barack H. Obama, 44th President of the USA Michelle Obama Michelle Obama, First Lady of the USA Craig Robinson (brother of Michelle Obama) Robinson ) Leslie Robinson (niece of Michelle Obama) Frederi...

  • Parkhill Cemetery

    Parkhill Cemetery

  • South African Timeline 2

    Welcome. My name is Brendan Swemmer. This timeline includes the timelines of South African History Online , South Africa - History of Families of Witsand (White Sands) and Port Beaufort , and Wikipedia's list of Years in South Africa . The aim of the project The primary aim is to map the events that took place in South Africa that affected it's people. A secondary aim is to map the ev...

  • University of Washington

    he University of Washington (UW), commonly referred to as Washington or informally UDub, is a public research university in Seattle, Washington, United States. Founded in 1861, UW is one of the oldest universities on the West Coast and features one of the most highly regarded medical schools in the world. UW has been labeled one of the "Public Ivies," a publicly funded university considered a...

  • Wapen van Alkmaar: Huguenot Ship to the Cape

    Wapen van Alkmaar Ship’s type: Pinas Construction: Built in 1691 for the Chamber of Zeeland at the VOC ship yard in Middelburg. Term: In use by the VOC from 1671 until 1690 when it was wrecked at the Shetland Islands. Length: 160 feet Breadth: 38,25 feet Depth: 13 feet Loading capacity: 892 tons Crew: 260-300 men Flag: Chamber of Amsterdam Voyage: Departed from Texe...

  • State of Washington with Counties Project

    This project is for those who were born,lived, or died in the State of Washington

  • Karjaküla kalmistu

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

  • Saintonge (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime ( ➹p.89 , ➹p.776 ). La Saintonge était du parlement de Bordeaux. Cette province souffrait de difficultés financières importantes. Ses industries principales étaient le papier, l'eau-de-vie et le vin, les chevaux et le fer. Liste complète des provinces ~ Complete list of pr...

  • Poitou (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces ~ Complete list of provinces Gentillé : Poitevin, Poitevins, Poitevine, Poitevines Langue(s) régionale(s) : poitevin Indiquez les lieux dans Geni ~ How to Input Locations in Geni ... 1588 et avant : Hors domaine de ce projet ~ out of this project's scope ...

  • Speakers of the U.S. House of Representatives

    The Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, or Speaker of the House, is the presiding officer of the United States House of Representatives. The office was established in 1789 by Article I, Section 2 of the United States Constitution, which states in part, "The House of Representatives shall choose their Speaker..." The current speaker is John Boehner, a Republican who represen...

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  • Justices of the U. S. Supreme Court

    from Wikipedia: Supreme Court of the United States The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest court in the United States. Informally referred to as the High Court or by the acronym SCOTUS, it has ultimate (but largely discretionary) appellate jurisdiction over all state and federal courts, and original jurisdiction over a small range of cases. The Court, which meets in th...

  • United States Territorial Governors

    United States Territorial Governors=Governors of territorial areas of the United States that are today part of a U.S. State. Includes Provisional GovernorsLists of United States territorial governors‎ (provides a link to each territory):

  • Haapsalu Metsakalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need, kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Haapsalu Metsakalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kalmistu plaan Kalmistu kaart Maetu otsing haudi andmebaasis Kontaktandmed --------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Haapsalu vana kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Haapsalu Vana kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Haapsalu Vana Kalmistu ajaloost Maetu otsing haudi andmebaasis ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projek...

  • Descendants of Jankel (Jacob) Kaplan and Haya Sore Kaplan

    The family KaplanOriginated from Shaulen, Lithuania. Jankel son of Haikel (Haim) Kaplan was born in ca 1831. He was 58 years as he appears in the 1889 list of Jews who settled down in Libau. The list shows him as coming to Libau in 1871 with his wife Haja, aged 57, so born in ca 1832.

  • Saint James Anglican Cemetery - Clandeboye, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada

    Saint James Anglican Cemetery is located at the Lot 25, concession 2, Biddulph township. Cemetery Location: 34092 St. James Drive Clandeboye, ON Links Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave Canadian Headstones.com

  • 1921 Springboks vs Australia and All Blacks (outgoing)

    The 1921 South Africa rugby union tour of Australia and New Zealand was the third tour made by the Springboks rugby team, and their first tour to Australia and New Zealand. South Africa played three Test matches against the All Blacks. The series was drawn 1–all, and the long-running controversy between the countries over the All Blacks' inclusion of Maori players began. The Springboks...

  • World War One: Prisoners of War - Scotland

    World War One: Prisoners of War - Scotland===Please link the profiles of PoW's born in the Scotland to this project.During the Great War of 1914-1918 some 7,335 officers and 174,491 other ranks of the British Army were captured by the enemy. Of these, about half fell into captivity between 21 March and 11 November 1918. Unfortunately, for those wishing to research men who became prisoners, ther...

  • Geni's VIP Plaza

    Welcome to Geni's VIP Plaza pick your table and read through this special menu full of V.I.P. Project ingredients from all over the Big Geni World Tree Bon Appetit! Not only does the I in VIP stand for a V ery I mportant P erson, it can mean Interesting , Inspirational , Illuminating —aspects not only describing the famous Individuals of which we are fans, but little known VIP&#x...

  • 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. Pref...

  • Arkona Cemetery - Bosanquet Township, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada

    Arkona Cemetery Cemetery Address: Lambton Shores Concession SB, Lot 3-4, Bosanquet Township GPS: 43.072379,-81.823077 Maintained by: Municipality of Lambton Shores .==Links== Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • 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...

  • American Football Players

    FOUNDERS & CONTRIBUTERS Walter Camp , known as the "Father of American Football" is the person who founded the rules for what we know as American Football. Fielding Yost invented the position of linebacker, co-created the first ever bowl game, the 1902 Rose Bowl, with then legendary UM athletic director Charles Baird, invented the fieldhouse concept that bears his name, and supervised the...

  • Georgia Tech

    Georgia Tech The Georgia Institute of Technology (commonly referred to as Georgia Tech, Tech, or GT) is a public research university in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States. It is a part of the University System of Georgia and has satellite campuses in Savannah, Georgia; Metz, France; Athlone, Ireland; Shanghai, China; and Singapore. The educational institution was founded in 1885 as ...

  • Kassari kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Kassari kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. [ Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne ] vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. ---------------------------------------------------------------...

  • American Clergymen

    The Religious Men and Women that helped shape our Great Nation, through the teaching of the Holy Scripture. More than that they Walked in the Faith.

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  • Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery

    Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery is located in Owings Mills, Maryland. Find a Grave

  • 1960s Pop Music

    This is a project for any singer/group that is under the 'Pop' genre that is from the years 1960-1969.

  • West Indies - Caribbean Region Master Project

    West Indies - Caribbean Region Master Project 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. Problem finding an ancestors , open a discussion here and we all try to help Start your own related project. Add your profiles. Start or take part in a discussion How to Contrib...

  • Quakers on Barbados

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

  • The Royal Geographical Society

    The Royal Geographical Society The Royal Geographical Society (RGS), (with the Institute of British Geographers) is the UK's learned society and professional body for geography, founded in 1830. It is a world leader in advancing geography and supporting its practitioners in the UK and across the world. The Society has over 16,500 members and its work reaches millions of people each year thr...

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  • American slaves

    This is the master project for Slaves in America. The profiles in this project may be incomplete. Naming conventions Also see: Naming Conventions of US Slaves . First name : Ned Middle name : (blank) Last name : (blank) Birth surname : (blank) Display name : Ned, slave of Agnes Witt Also known as : List of other slave owners EX; Ned the slave of John Blue, Ned the slave of Fre...

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  • Morehouse College

    College is a private, all-male, liberal arts, historically black college (HBCU) located in Atlanta, in the U.S. state of Georgia. The College assumes special responsibility for teaching the history and culture of black people. Morehouse is one of a few remaining traditional men's liberal arts colleges in the United States.Morehouse is the largest men's college in the United States with an enrol...

  • Tulane University

    Tulane University of Louisiana is a private, nonsectarian research university located in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Founded as a public medical college in 1834, the school grew into a comprehensive university in 1847 and was eventually privatized under the endowments of Paul Tulane and Josephine Louise Newcomb in 1884. Tulane is a member of the Association of American Universities...

  • United States House of Representatives from Louisiana

    Members of the US House of Representatives from Louisiana Louisiana's current delegation to the United States House of Representatives. Steve Scalise Cedric Richmond Charles Boustany John Fleming Ralph Abraham Garret Graves

  • 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...

  • University of South Carolina

    The University of South Carolina (also referred to as USC, SC, South Carolina, or simply Carolina) is a public, co-educational research university located in Columbia, South Carolina, United States, with seven satellite campuses. Its campus covers over 359 acres (145 ha) in downtown Columbia not far from the South Carolina State House. The University is categorized by the Carnegie Foundation ...

  • Shipbuilders and Shipwrights

    Shipbuilding is the construction of ships and floating vessels. It normally takes place in a specialized facility known as a shipyard. Shipbuilders, also called shipwrights, follow a specialized occupation that traces its roots to before recorded history. Shipbuilding is one of the oldest industries in the United States with roots in the earliest colonial settlements. Shipbuilding quickly bec...

  • War Memorials: Le Touret Memorial and Military Cemetery

    Le Touret Memorial and Military Cemetery Image right - Le Touret Memorial and cemetery The Le Touret Memorial to the Missing was constructed on the site of Le Touret Cemetery . The outlines of the memorial site follow exactly the outline of the original civilian cemetery that stood there. Please link any relevant GENi profiles to this project. If you have interesting anecdotes, informat...

  • The Great San Francisco Earthquake 1906

    The Great San Francisco Earthquake 1906 On April 18, 1906 at 5.12 AM , an earthquake and subsequent fires devastated San Francisco, California, leaving more than 3,000 people dead and destroying more than 28,000 buildings. The quake ruptured the San Andreas fault to the north and south of the city, for a total of 296 miles, and could be felt from southern Oregon to Los Angeles and inland to c...

  • Fairview Cemetery - Wallace Township, Perth County, Ontario, Canada

    Fairview Cemetery located in North Perth Cemetery Address: 875 Davidson St. N., Listowel Plan 182, Lots 6-7, Wallace Township GPS: 43.738546,-80.9423 Maintained by: Municipality of North Perth Links Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Üliõpilasselts Liivika

    Üliõpilasselts Liivika Liikmed Üliõpilasselts Liivika koduleht

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  • Eesti kirik

    Siia on plaan koguda Eestiga seotud kirikutegelased ja vaimulikud alllikaid

  • Eesti vaimulikud

    Eesti Vaimulikud - Wikipedia List [ ] (kokku 1120). ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Ülempreester: Johann Allik , sünd: 30.11.1874, surm: 15.02.1940 Maetud Pärnusse Mina olen teie tõde ja elu. Joh 14,6 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

  • Monroe 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

  • Eesti politsei

    Mida ja kui palju me teame Eestis tegutsenud politseinikest, nende väljaõppest, haritusest, põhiväärtustest, perekondlikest suhetest, ühendustest, tööst ja vastutusest Eesti Vabariigi päevail 1920- 1939. aastani ja alates 1991-sest aastast tänapäevani. Kajastamist võiksid leida legendid, lood ja kõik see,...

  • 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

  • Eesti foto

    Kasulik teave: Eesti fotograafid - Elulooline andmebaas (1844-1944)

  • Schelde: Huguenot Ship to the Cape

    The Schelde arrives in Table Bay 5 June 1688 Ship’s type: Jacht Construction: Built in 1682 for the Chamber of Zeeland at the VOC ship yard in Middelburg. Term: In use by the VOC from 1683 until it was dismantled in Batavia in January 1703. Length: 140 feet Breadth: 35,5 feet Draught (depth): 14,75 feet Loading capacity: 733 tons Crew: 200-250 men Flag: Chamber of Zee...

  • Os Luso-descendentes da Índia Portuguesa (1510 - 1961)

    Luso-Asiaticos To commemorate the compilation of Genealogist Jorge Forjaz, this Genealogy Project has been set up. It is the place as a project to compile all the ancestors who are called Luso-Asiáticos. The ancestors or descendants of these people may have been born or would have lived in parts of the Indian subcontinent which were part of the Portuguese Empire (Índia Portugu...

  • Les Éboulements, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview ( carte ) Toponymie Toponymy « L’Assomption de la Sainte-Vierge » : Fondée en 1855. Devient « Les Éboulements » en 1956. « Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive » : Fondée en 1931. Annexion avec Les Éboulements en 2001. Geni Tip : Pour « L’Assomption de la Sainte-Vierge », ut...

  • People Connected to Bristol

    People Connected to Bristol Historical County of England Please link any GENI Profiles with links to Bristol to this project. Image right - Location of Bristol in 2010 See also Avon, English County (1974 - 1996) Counties of England - United Kingdom Bristol - English County (1393-1974) & from 1996 onwards. Main Page

  • Finlands präster genom tiderna ~ Suomen papit kautta aikojen - 1800/1900-talet

    Alfabetiskt namn register När man editerar projektet sätt en * framför Alfabet och spara, sen kan ni editera i lugn o ro för då vet alla att projektet uppdateras och när ni är färdiga ta bort * och spara. Lägg gärna till de präster Du har i Ditt släktträd i projekten I detta projekt samt även i...

  • 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. ...

  • 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...

  • Jõelähtme kihelkond

    Kogume siia projekti Jõelähtme kihelkonnas sündinud ja selle kihelkonnaga seotud inimesed. Eirti on oodatud piirkonniti' ärksamate - tegusamate inimeste lisamine. Lisaks erinevates sõdades võidelnud ja osalenud inimesed näit. I Ilmasõda, Vabadussõda, Soomepoisid, luurajad, sõjaväelased, õpetajad , kultuur, muusi...

  • Canon van de Nederlandse letterkunde

    —2012-jul-21-11:35—jMu— Helpen zoeken, corrigeren & aanvullen? Graag ! Vooral met leuke, leerzame & mooie URL's om toe te kunnen voegen aan de gelinkte profielen. Onder ✒ vindt u al meer documentatie op internet. U bent welkom de namen hier te completeren met levensjaartallen, hun profielen op te sporen of in te voeren in de Geni-tree en vervolgens te linken aan deze...

  • Nylands dragoner

    Historia Nylands ryttare 1618-1632 Nylands och Tavastehus läns kavalleriregemente 1632-1721 Nylands och Tavastehus dragonregemente 1721-1791 ( 1791 omorganiserad till lätt infanteri ) ( Vissa delar av dragonregementet: Majorens- eller Borgå skvadron samt Helsing skvadron ingick i Karelska dragonkåren 1792-1803 ) Nylands lätta dragonkår 1...

  • Quarrymen of The Box Freestone Quarries

    This is a project to gather all the Quarrymen who mined limestone in the Quarries of Box. Mining first started in the Quarry in the Roman Times. It flourished in the Victorian era, but mining in the quarry ceased in the 1970s.

  • Ik kreeg levenslang 1871-1930

    Ik kreeg levenslang 1871-1930 Op 17 september 1870 schafte Nederland als een van de eerste West-Europese landen de doodstraf af en verving deze straf door de levenslange tuchthuisstraf. Minister Van Lilaar had het niet gemakkelijk gehad om zijn wet aangenomen te krijgen. Na vier dagen van heftig debatteren nam de Tweede Kamer het voorstel met 48 tegen 30 stemmen aan, de Eerste Kamer volgde me...

  • People Connected to Hampshire

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

  • Jewish Families from Břeclav (Lundenburg), South Moravia, Czech Republic

    The project seeks to assemble the Jewish families from the small town of Břeclav (Lundenburg) in Moravia. Representatives from families in Břeclav: Markus Bittner Bernhard Böhmer Löwi Brum Jakob Ditz Jakob Eisinger David Ellenbogen David Fischer Eleasar Frank

  • Ann's personal Workshop PLACEHOLDER

    This is my private personal Workshop. Please do not add any profiles or information to it. Please do not edit any information I've added. Profiles that are added to this Workshop may or may not be related to each other

  • Hastings (England) and Environs - WW1

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

  • Hastings/St. Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex and environs - Notable People

    Notable residents and connections from Hastings/St. Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex and environs People of Note William the Conquerer is the most famous person linked to Hastings, but many people of repute have had connections with the area! This project is a gathering of prominent and notable people with connections to Hastings and St. Leonards-on-Sea and environs, East Sussex. Related Pr...

  • The Battle of Jutland - WW1 31st May - 1st June 1916

    The Battle of Jutland Date 31 May – 1 June 1916 Location North Sea, near Denmark 56°42′N 5°52′E The Battle of Jutland was a naval battle fought by the British Royal Navy's Grand Fleet under Admiral Sir John Jellicoe , against the Imperial German Navy's High Seas Fleet under Vice-Admiral Reinhard Scheer during the First World War. The battle was fough...

  • 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...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Wales

    World War One: Armed Forces Wales The British Army during World War I was fought by units which were made up exclusively of volunteers—as opposed to conscripts—at the beginning of the conflict. Because of the numbers involved this project is one of a number of projects where GENi profiles of World War One soldiers can be added. This project aims to honour the Welsh who fou...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Channel Islands

    World War One: Armed Forces Channel Islands The British Army during World War I was fought by units which were made up exclusively of volunteers—as opposed to conscripts—at the beginning of the conflict. Because of the numbers involved this project is one of a number of projects where GENi profiles of World War One armed forces can be added. The First World War, from 1914-...

  • World War One: Prisoners of War - Channel Islands

    World War One: Prisoners of War - Channel Islands===Please link the profiles of PoW's born in the Channel Islands to this project.During the Great War of 1914-1918 some 7,335 officers and 174,491 other ranks of the British Army were captured by the enemy. Of these, about half fell into captivity between 21 March and 11 November 1918. Unfortunately, for those wishing to research men who became p...

  • World War One: Prisoners of War - Wales

    World War One: Prisoners of War - Wales===Please link the profiles of PoW's born in the Wales to this project.During the Great War of 1914-1918 some 7,335 officers and 174,491 other ranks of the British Army were captured by the enemy. Of these, about half fell into captivity between 21 March and 11 November 1918. Unfortunately, for those wishing to research men who became prisoners, there are ...

  • Thankful Villages of WWI & WWII

    Thankful Villages= From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thankful Villages (also known as Blessed Villages[1]) are settlements in both England and Wales from which all their then members of the armed forces survived World War I. The term Thankful Village was popularised by the writer Arthur Mee in the 1930s. In Enchanted Land (1936), the introductory volume to The King’s England series o...

  • Curator Profile Exchange: Colonial Americans

    Fellow curators, please use this project to deposit any Colonial American 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.

  • Ulster Scots people

    Who are the Ulster Scots? The Ulster Scots are an ethnic group in Ireland, descended from Lowland Scots and English from the border of those two countries, many from the "Border Reivers" culture. These people first began to occupy Ireland in large numbers with the Plantation of Ulster, a planned process of colonisation which took place under the auspices of James VI of Scotland and I of Eng...

  • Voice actors

    Voice actors are people who provide voices for animated characters and radio and audio dramas and comedy, as well as doing voice-overs in radio and television commercials, audio dramas, dubbed foreign language films, video games, puppet shows, and amusement rides. Notable voice actors Mel Blanc , voice of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Sylvester the Cat, Tweety Bird, Foghorn Leghorn, ...

  • First World War - British Conscientious Objectors

    Conscientious Objectors (COs) ...in Britain during the First World War A conscientious objector (CO) is an "individual who has claimed the right to refuse to perform military service" on the grounds of freedom of thought, conscience, and/or religion. Conscientious objection is usually the refusal to collaborate with military organisations as a combatant in war or in any supportive role. P...

  • World War One: Ireland

    Aim of this project The aim of this project is to collect and add profiles of all Irish who were involved in World War One, including soldiers and non-combatants like nurses, medics, engineers etc World War One - Ireland During World War I (or the Great War) (1914–1918), Ireland was part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, which entered the war in August 1914 as one...

  • Jewish families from Podbořanský Rohozec (Deutsch Rust), Louny district, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the Podbořanský Rohozec (Deutsch Rust or Teutschenrust) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Cemetery Earliest known Jewish community was probably mid-18th century. 1930 Jewish population was 13. In 1864, the community numbered 290 people (50% of total population). Jews moved to big towns in second half of 19th century. In 1...

  • People Connected to Cornwall

    People Connected to Cornwall Historical County of England See also Cornwall - Main Page Cornwall Genealogical Resources Historical Cornwall Historic Buildings of Cornwall Cornwall Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards Also of Interest Cornish People

  • Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Saint-Jean-Port-Joli ( carte map ) Toponymie Toponymy Autres noms Seigneurie de Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, de 1677 à 1845. Port-Joly Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1676 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Saint-Jean-Port-Joli) County = [laissez vide kee...

  • Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Saint-Pierre-de-l'Île-d'Orléans ( carte ) se trouve dans la MRC L'Île-d'Orléans de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy Dans l'histoire de la municipalité on retrouve plusieurs variations de son nom: « Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul »...

  • L'Isle-aux-Grues, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} Toponymie Toponymy « Isle-aux-Grues » : Forme d'avant 1847. « St. Antoine de l'Isle aux Grues » : Forme entre 1849 et 1853, et dde 1860 à 1969. « Saint-Antoine-de-l'Isle-aux-Grues » : Forme courante « L'Isle-aux-Grues » : Forme courante, racourcie Archipel de L'Isle-aux-Grues ( Wikipédia ) ...

  • Sainte-Famille, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Sainte-Famille ( carte ) se trouve dans la MRC L'Île-d'Orléans de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie Toponymy « La Sainte-Famille, Isle d'Orléans » : Forme utilisée jusqu'en 1854. Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni ...

  • Twersky Rabbinic Dynasty

    Twersky Family from Chernobyl The Twersky family tree has more than 25,000 names on it, and stretches back to the early 1700s, in the town of Chernobyl. The family not only boasts a legacy as a Hasidic dynasty — with the exception of a handful of Hasidic groups from Hungary, almost all Hasidic sects can trace their lineage to Twersky rabbis in Chernobyl — it has given us many pr...

  • Rivière-Ouelle, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Rivière-Ouelle sur la carte . Toponymie Toponymy Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ... 1673 et avant : Place Name = City = (future Rivière-Ouelle) County = [laissez vide keep blank ] State/Province = Québec Country = Canada ... 1674 et 1854 : ...

  • Medal of Honor recipients for World War I

    World War I (also known as the First World War and the Great War) was a global military conflict that embroiled most of the world's great powers, assembled in two opposing alliances: the Entente and the Central Powers. The immediate cause of the war was the June 28, 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, by Gavrilo Princip, a Bosnian Serb citizen of...

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  • Montmagny, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Montmagny sur la carte . Toponymie Toponymy « Saint-Thomas-de-la-Pointe-à-la-Caille » Une municipalité de paroisse a existé distinctement de Montmagny de 1845 à 1965. Elle s'est fusionné avec cette dernière en 1966. Nom complet de la paroisse. Le nom « Pointe-à-la-Caille » a é...

  • Deserters - World War One

    Deserters - WW1 Not captured See World War One - Shot at Dawn Please add the profiles of WW1 deserters who were either shot at dawn or not, (i.e. this project excludes those who were shot at dawn for other reasons in order to accommodate those who were not "found") , to this project. Most offenders were caught and punished; this project is to include those who weren't. It is a universal p...

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