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  • South African British Settlers 1830 - 1900

    South African British Settlers - 1830 - 1900 inc. un-dated The purpose of this project is to list British settlers to South Africa between 1830 and 1900 (including those whose date of arrival has not yet been established). Once their date of arrival is known they can be added to one of the other projects listed at the bottom of this page if appropriate. To participate in any project - y...

  • Fauquier 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

  • Scots Abroad

    Scots Abroad The purpose of this project is to note the GENi profiles of notable Scots abroad - the profiles of Scottish born people of interest or significance who either emigrated to various parts of the world and died there, or who died abroad in other circumstances -conflicts, exploration etc.. People of note can be listed in the listing below with notes; others of less notoriety can be...

  • Everyone Knew Her as Nancy

    Her name was Magill, she called herself Lil, but Everyone Knew Her as Nancy. Lyrics from the Beatles song Rocky Raccoon. The Goal is to match any duplicate profiles and merge if they are in fact the same person. This is for the profiles whose first name is Nancy or that have more that one first name or given name. There seem to be quite a few Nancys. I have found that people often have ...

  • Dinwiddie 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

  • Freemasons in England

    Freemasons, or simply "Masons," have been present in England since at least the Reformation and today can be found throughout the nation in civic and community roles. Much discussion of their history in the nation can be found in this excellent Wikipedia article . Although the most famous Freemasons have been presidents, CEOs, and other public figures, the vast majority of Freemasons were and...

  • Prince Edward 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

  • Freemasons in Scotland

    Freemasons, or simply "Masons," have been present in Scotland since at least the Reformation and today can be found throughout the nation in civic and community roles. Much discussion of their history in the nation can be found in this excellent Wikipedia article .Although the most famous Freemasons have been presidents, CEOs, and other public figures, the vast majority of Freemasons were and a...

  • Poplar Grove National Cemetery

    Grove National Cemetery is near Petersburg, Virginia, and is managed as part of Petersburg National Battlefield. Find a Grave

  • Notable Businesspeople

    Businesspeople (also businessmen or businesswomen ) are people involved in a particular undertaking of activities for the purpose of generating revenue from a combination of human, financial, and physical capital. List of notable Businesspeople Aerospace industry‎ Thomas O Paine (1921-1992) USA Advertising Leo Burnett (1891 - 1971) Fairfax M. Cone (1903 - 1977) USA Ge...

  • U S Civil War Musician (rank)

    ) ____________ United States The rank of Musician was a position held by military band members, particularly during the American Civil War. The rank was just below Corporal, and just above Private. In some units it was more or less equal to the rank of Private. During the American Civil War, military leaders with the Union and Confederate Armies relied on military musicians to entertain...

  • People Connected to Wigtownshire

    People Connected to Wigtownshire Historic County of Scotland Image right - Wigtownshire within Scotland in 1890 See also Wigtownshire Main Page Wigtownshire - Famous People

  • Buffalo Soldier

    Introduction From Wikipedia: Buffalo Soldiers originally were members of the U.S. 10th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army, formed on September 21, 1866 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The nickname was given to the "Negro Cavalry" by the Native American tribes they fought; the term eventually became synonymous with all of the African-American regiments formed in 1866: 9th Cavalry Regi...

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  • Bureau of Indian Affairs Agents

    This project is to add those who were employed as BIA agents. this project is in HistoryLink   Commissioners and Assistant Secretaries Commissioners of Indian Affairs Heads of the Bureau of Indian Affairs=== copied from Wikipedia 1824–1830 Thomas L. McKenney 1830–1831 Samuel S. Hamilton In 1832 Congress established the position of Commissioner of India...

  • DNA Testing: Choosing a test

    Genetic genealogy is a hot topic, but many people are put off by the learning curve. This is a place to get answers to your questions. MH/Geni DNA Tests This project is sponsored by Geni's curators to provide help in choosing a DNA test and understanding what questions the different types of tests might answer. How to participate If you want to see the discussions from thi...

  • Jewish Community of Mainz, Germany

    The Magic Land of Magenza, Jewish Life and Times in Medieval and Modern Mainz The Neue Mainzer Synagoge Mainz - Mayence, (”Magenza“ – the Hebrew name for Mainz) attracted many Jews in the relatively safe and enlightened Carolingian period as trade flourished. As early as the 10th Century, Jewish texts already looked back on many generations of settlement in Mainz. T...

  • Meehan Family

    Scope The surname Meehan is from the Irish Gaelic name O Miadhachain (oh mee-ach-awn) that derives from Miadhach , which means "honourable". The Meehans seem to be a branch of the McCarthys from Munster that settled in Country Leitrim, at Ballymeehan (then Ballaghameighan/Ballagh Meighan) and spread to the surrounding areas Counties Sligo, Fermanagh and Clare. Other variations can be found ...

  • China Portal

    This project pertains to all aspects of Chinese genealogy, primarily aimed at non-Chinese speakers. If you need help, start a discussion within this project. Some basics can be found on the online forum at Siyi Chinese genealogy , and House of Chinn . Genealogy Resources The most accessible source is FamilySearch 's collection of scanned images of genealogy records . For that, you would nee...

  • People Connected to Stirlingshire

    People Connected to Stirlingshire Historic County of Scotland Image right - Stirlingshire within Scotland See also Stirlingshire Main Page Stirlingshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of Stirlingshire

  • Knights Templar (Modern), A Masonic Order

    Scope of Project The Knights Templar is an international philanthropic chivalric order affiliated with Freemasonry. The purpose of this project is to collect the names and histories of these modern-day Templars. Background Unlike the initial degrees conferred in a Masonic Lodge, which only require a belief in a Supreme Being regardless of religious affiliation, the Knights Templar is one ...

  • Children of the Holocaust - ילדים קרבנות השואה

    This project is in memory of the 1.5 million precious innocent young souls martyred in the Shoah. Children of the Holocaust Kindertransport 1938 - 1940 Biographies and Stories Memorial to Children of the Holocaust Anne Frank Nazis’ Aryan ‘Poster Child’ Was Actually Jewish Photo of the Little Girl in Red Coat

  • Medieval Tree Clean Up: Please Park Unsourced DUPLICATES in the Medieval Tree Here!

    Hello! 1. If you've been directed here because of your merges, it's because you have been being VERY helpful in trying to clean up the world tree, but we need to create a different method of dealing with the vast number of medieval duplicate profiles, & we'd like your help: 2. If one or more of your profiles has been put into this project, it's because it is an unsourced medieval duplicat...

  • People Connected to Ayrshire

    People Connected to Ayrshire Historic County of Scotland Image right - Ayrshire within Scotland in 1890 See also Ayrshire - Main Page Historic Buildings of Ayrshire Ayrshire, Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

  • Interstate - New South Wales to South Australia

    Interstate - New South Wales to South Australia Sources: Ships Passenger Lists and Vessels If you have information on passengers or need help locating them on the tree, start a discussion here.. 1838 Emma Eugenia from Sydney arrived in SA on 2nd May 1838 Passengers: Thomas Fitzpatrick; 1839 George James Thomas Squire/Squires arrived in SA 20th Nov 1839 aboard John Pirie ...

  • Mines and mining - South Australia

    Mines and mining - South Australia This project will list mines in South Australia and include profiles of those involved in the industry. Please also consider placing profiles in these related "global" projects Occupations --- miner and Cause of death --- mining accident If you have information or need help locating them on the tree, start a discussion here.. Mines Wheal Gawler - I...

  • Prosperity in a new land - Australia

    Prosperity in a new land - Australia We have been talking about "following the money" as a way to find the ancestry of our Pioneers. This project will list pioneers who: 1. Came to the country with very little 2. Became very prominent in the new country 3. Became wealthy in the new country 4. Were heavily sponsored in fields such as arts, politics or business Please add profiles to this p...

  • "Lady Penrhyn" 1788 first fleet

    "Lady Penryhn" arrived 1788 Surgeon to convicts - John Turpenny Altree Surgeon to crew - Arthur Bowes Smuth 104 female convicts

  • Confederate States Army

    The Confederate States Army was the army of the Confederate States of America (or "Confederacy") while the Confederacy existed during the American Civil War. On February 8, 1861, delegates from the seven Deep South states which had already declared their secession from the United States of America adopted the Provisional Constitution of the Confederate States of America. On February 28, 1861, t...

  • Confederate States of America

    The Confederate States of America ( CSA or C.S.A. ), commonly referred to as the Confederacy , was an unrecognized secessionist state existing from 1861–65. It was originally formed by seven slave states in the Lower South region of the United States whose regional economy was mostly dependent upon agriculture, particularly cotton, and a plantation system of production which in turn larg...

  • "Scarborough" 1790 convict ship 2nd fleet

    The Scarborough arrived on 28 June 1790 Captain John Marshall Surgeon Augustus Jacob Beyer 253 male convicts Scarborough arrived at the Cape of Good Hope on 13 April 1790, and spent 16 days there, taking on provisions, and eight male convicts from HMS Guardian, which had been wrecked after striking an iceberg. She and Neptune parted from Surprize in heavy weather and arrived at Port Jackson...

  • "Scarborough" 1788 convict ship (First Fleet)

    The Scarborough arrived in Botany Bay on 26th January 1788. Captain John Marshall Surgeon Dennis Considen 208 male convicts Convicts - Richard Lane - William Lane - Nathaniel Lucas Nathaniel Lucas, convict "Scarborough" 1788 - James Nowland - John Ramsay - Bartholomew Reardon - James Wright - Joseph Wright

  • People Connected to County Cork

    People Connected to County Cork Republic of Ireland See also County Cork Burials County Cork - Main Page County Cork, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards County County Cork - Famous People

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

    The Commonwealth Of Virginia during the Southern War for Independence. See these related projects as well for other details: The Army Of Northern Virginia The Army Of The Potomac

  • 31st Virginia Infantry, (CSA)

    The 31st Virginia Volunteer Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment raised in Virginia for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. It fought mostly as part of the Army of Northern Virginia. The 31st Virginia was organized under William Lowther Jackson and mustered into Confederate service in July, 1861. Many of its members were raised in Marion, Pendleton, and...

  • A to Z of Help Topics

    A to Z of Help Topics The purpose of this project is to make it easier to find help in projects on Geni. The list is a simple one - subject following by a link to the project where information can be found. The subject matter to be included is not confined to help with GENI. There is a lot of help in Geni projects, but locating it isn't always easy! This project's aim is to fix that problem!!...

  • British Peers and Baronets

    The British Peers and Baronets Project seeks to bring together all persons in (or from) the United Kingdom with hereditary titles, excluding monarchs (who are already compiled under the " English and British Monarchs " Project). The term "British" in this context is understood to include all titled peers and baronets in the United Kingdom (this includes all of Great Britain -- England, Scotla...

  • Pendleton County, West Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =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 Pendleton County was created by an act of the Virginia General Assembly on December 4, 1787 from parts of Augusta, Hardy and Rockingham counties (Vir...

  • United States Army

    The United States Army (USA) is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces that performs land-based military operations. It is also the largest overall and oldest established branch of the U.S. military, and is one of seven U.S. uniformed services. The modern army has its roots in the Continental Army which was formed on 14 June 1775, to meet the demands of the American Revolutionar...

  • Convicts and Naval Personnel on the First Fleet, Australia, 1788

    A project to collect and merge the profiles for any convict or naval personnel arrivals on the First Fleet from England to Australia, 1778-1788. First Fleet From Wikipedia First Fleet is the name given to the 11 ships which sailed from Great Britain on 13 May 1787 with about 1,487 people, including 778 convicts (192 women and 586 men), to establish the first European colony in Australia, ...

  • United States Navy

    This project is intended for all Naval personnel. Please feel free to include any that served the United States in this capacity from 1786 to Present. A separate project has been set up for those that served in the Continental Navy 1775 - 1785 . The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the Uni...

  • Americans in World War II

    Americans in World War II Many of our family members, from around the world, had served in this massive campaign. Whether they had served in Europe, Africa, Asia or the Pacific, they are all a part of history. The purpose of this group is to bring them all together in one place. Sources: Fields of Honor - Database - In this database, personal memorial pages can be found for the la...

  • Farriers

    A farrier is a specialist in equine hoof care, including the trimming and balancing of horses' hooves and the placing of shoes on their hooves, if necessary. A farrier combines some blacksmith's skills (fabricating, adapting, and adjusting metal shoes) with some veterinarian's skills (knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the lower limb) to care for horses' feet. From Wikipedia Histori...

  • Beheadings

    Please add Geni profiles of those who died by being beheaded , regardless of "reason" for the decapitation. It might help to make sub sections to index profiles, as we've done for England. Translations more than welcome. Note: The "English Beheadings" project has been consolidated into this one. Execution by beheading (decapitation) Historical background From Capital Punishment Behe...

  • United States Presidents and Vice Presidents

    This project is focused on Presidents and Vice Presidents of the United States of America and their families. The family trees of the more recent presidents can be a challenge to merge due to the number of living/private profiles. For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page . If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one ...

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  • "So You're on a Stamp?!"

    Portraits on Stamps~Briefmarken~Postzegels~Timbres-poste EN: People that were/are on stamps for various countries FR: Personnalités figurant sur un timbre-poste, (For French stamps See dedicated Project ). DE: Bekannte Leute auf Briefmarken NL: Profielen met een afbeelding op postzegels in diverse landen Musicians on stamps This subject has fascinated me for years. How do...

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  • Philanthropists

    Philanthropists The Philanthropists project is designed to recognise the generous spirit of so many in our history. It is best that their profile reflects their generous actions, with dates if possible. To add profiles to this project, firstly "follow it" then click on actions either on the profile, or, on the project page, then click "Add profile" or "Add to project" whichever is appropr...

  • Jewish Families from Lipník nad Bečvou (Leipnik), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Lipník nad Bečvou (Leipnik) in the Czech Republic. This video describes the history of the town and its Jewish community. LIPNIK NAD BECVOU (Czech. Lipník nad Bečvou; Ger. Leipnik), town in N.E. Moravia, Czech Republic. A synagogue is first mentioned there in 1540, ...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil

    Este projeto engloba imigrantes, colonos, banidos, deportados, exilados e expatriados vindos de Portugal ao Brasil. Imigração Portuguesa ao Brasil Este é o projeto principal que será redirecionado para outros subprojetos, conforme links relacionados à Lista de Concelhos abaixo. Veja as Orientações. Imigração portuguesa no Bras...

  • Union Army

    The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War , which lasted from 1861 to 1865. It consisted of the small United States Army, known as the regular army, which was augmented by massive numbers of units supplied by northern U.S. states, consisting of volunteers as well as conscripts. The Union Army fought and eventually defeated the Confederate States A...

  • Brick and Tile Makers

    Brick and Tile Makers Add brick and tile makers and layers to this project. There is a separate project for stonemasons . You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. Tiles A tile is a manufactured piece of hard-wearing material such as ceramic, stone, metal or even glass. Tiles are generally used for covering roofs, floors, walls, showers,or other objects ...

  • Carters

    A carter is a person who transports a load on a cart that is drawn by a beast of burden. The driver of a wagon might also be called teamster. this project is in HistoryLink  

  • My Immigrant Ancestors—Mario Morel

    Introduction Préambule Les projets « Mes Pionniers » permettent à un membre Geni de rechercher et documenter leurs ancêtres qui ont colonisés l'Amérique. Cet édition s'applique à mes ancêtres, Mario Morel . Méthode La méthode est très simple : Je remontre mon arbre généalogique jusqu...

  • Pioneers of Canada - Quebec

    Pioneers of Canada - Quebec Pictured right: Victor Begin was the only French Canadian officer serving in the NorthWest Mounted Police. and he had been with them for 15 years. If you would like to know a bit more, please consult the Skagway Historical Society which has posted a brief biography of Joseph Victor Begin. History: From New France to Confederation French colonization started w...

  • Beauport, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} paroisse Notre-Dame-de-Miséricorde ancien nom = La Nativité-de-Notre-Dame à déterminer : l'année de changement du nom Guillaume Audouart dit St-Germain siégea comme juge-sénéchal de la seigneurie de Beauport (c1650)

  • Picardie (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces ~ Complete list of provinces Gentillé : Picard, Picards, Picarde, Picardes Langue(s) régionale(s) : picard , ch'ti 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 ...

  • Occupations Portal

    Portal to Geni Projects dedicated to "occupations." No profiles please - Add profiles to the projects listed below instead Please consider creating occupation sub-portal projects to group together allied occupations. A Abracadabra.... (magicians and illusionists) Accountants and Bookkeepers Agricultural Labourers Alchemists Alderman Councillor rådmand, δη&...

  • Cavendish, Vermont and Founders

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

  • Billerica, Massachussets founders and history

    The town of Billerica was founded from a deed of land from the Shawshin, or Billerica Indians. This site not only looks at the early settlers, but the making of towns that became the culture of America, the United States of America. In 1660, 40 families (mostly from Cambridge, then Woburn) had homes in Billerica. Some are as follows: Champney, Crosby, Danforth, French,Frost, Hamlet, Hide,Hubb...

  • East Haddam Connecticut 1600-1800

    Land was first occupied by a minimum of three Indian Tribes. These tribes included the Wangunks, Mohegans, and Nehantiks. The land which is now Haddam and East Haddam was purchased in 1662 for 30 coats, which was worth about 100 dollars at the time. In 1669 highways were established. The first families established homes along Creeks Row. These families included John Bates, Cone, David Brainerd,...

  • Joan's Massachusetts Bay Colony family

    This is a research collection of family connected to the Massachusetts Bay Colony for Joan Graham Nathan. This includes Great Grandfather Edmund Lockwood and his family. Any family connected to Joan may benefit from this collection. Any one who researches the Massachusetts Bay Colony may benefit from this research. Resources: Book The Roses: The Nuckolls Family, the Lyman Family, and One Hun...

  • Theresienstadt Ghetto - גטו טרזיינשטאט-טרזין

    This project aims to collect all of the profiles of persons who were inmates of the concentration camp Theresienstadt also referred to as Theresienstadt Ghetto located in what is now the Czech Republic. Overcrowding and disease During WWII, the ghetto Terezín (Theresienstadt) was one of the major sites of suffering and death for the Jews of the Bohemian Lands and several European cou...

  • Propieters of Medfield Massachussets and History

    Immigrants from England made their way in the wilderness and settled into new towns. This page will explore the town of Medfield Massachussets. We find this year in Medfield forty-one proprietors, including Abiel Wight, posthumous daughter of John. p.63 from book -The History of the Town of Medfield Massachussets Book: The History of the town of Medfield Massachussets The story of Medfiel...

  • Ship Lyon England to Massachusetts 1630

    This project looks at the passengers who came from England to Massachusetts in 1630. Name: "Lyon" [Ships] Given Name: "Lyon" Surname: [Ships] Nickname: Lyon Sex: M Birth: Bet 1630 and 1632 Event: Master: Captain William Peirce Fact Event: First Departure Event Mar 1630 Bristol, , Gloucestershire, England Event: First Arrival Event May 1630 Salem, Massachusetts Bay Colony Event: Second Departu...

  • Canadian Teachers

    Canadian Teachers Pictured Right:- 1950 Canadian School Train. Pupils attend classes at Nemegos near Chapleau, Ontario Please add the profiles of Canadian teachers to this profile but please do not include any tutors. These should be added to Tutors Education in Canada is for the most part provided publicly, funded and overseen by federal, provincial, and local governments.[16] Education ...

  • Driftwood, profiles without Parents,Spouses and/or Children

    Looking for volunteers who look for relations/duplicates of these profiles to connect with existing trees. Curators can find more driftwood here

  • Rhode Island General Assembly

    The State of Rhode Island General Assembly is the state legislature of the U.S. state of Rhode Island. A bicameral body, it is composed of the lower Rhode Island House of Representatives with 75 representatives, and the upper Rhode Island Senate with 38 senators. Members are elected in the general election immediately preceding the beginning of the term or in special elections called to fill va...

  • Attorneys to Judges - the American Legal System

    'The justice system in the United States is one of the most unique in the world. It consists of two separate levels of courts, state and federal, that can peacefully co-exist under the concept of federalism . The type of court that a case is tried in depends on the law, state or federal, that was allegedly violated. Most of the laws that govern our day-to-day living are state laws; violations o...

  • Rhode Island Heritage Hall Of Fame

    The HOF exists to honor and recognize, and to extol and publicize the achievements of those Rhode Island men and women who have, in the words of the HOF induction citation, "made significant contributions to their community, state, and/or nation." It is also our mission to tell the story of Rhode Island History via interactive technology using the biographies of our inductees, noting their co...

  • Twins, Triplets and other multiples

    This project is for profiles that are born twins, triplets or other multiple births. The chance of conceiving spontaneous triplets is as high as 1 in 8,000 (1 in 500,000 for identical triplets), there’s no question that multiples are somewhat of a rarity. Notables Mrs. Vassilyeva (wife of Feodor Vassilyev), who gave birth to 69 children: 16 pairs of twins, 7 sets of triplets, and...

  • Playwrights

    Playwrights A playwright , also known as a dramatist , is a person who writes dramatic literature or drama. These works may be written specifically to be performed by actors, or they may be closet dramas - simple literary works - written using dramatic forms, but not meant for performance. The earliest playwrights in Western literature with surviving works are the Ancient Greeks. These ea...

  • American Blues Musicians

    Come build their trees from the roots up, because like the man says .... "The blues are the roots; everything else is the fruits." - Willie Dixon Blues Hall of Fame inductees: Musician Biographies from the PBS Series, The Blues Luther Allison Duane Allman Jeff Beck Elvin Bishop Mike Bloomfield Joe Bonamassa David Bromberg Big Bill Broonzy Charles Brown Ruth Brown...

  • Writers

    Writers Definition (Oxford Paperback Dictionary Thesaurus 2001) A writer is a person who has written a particular text, or who writes books or articles as an occupation - the thesaurus lists author, bard, composer, dramatist, journalist, littérateur, novelist, playwright, poet, wordsmith. Please link the profiles of writers to this project and consider whether they could also b...

  • English-language writers

    English-language writers are people who produces nonfictional writing or literary art such as novels, short stories, poetry, plays, screenplays, or essays in the English language.

  • British Writers: D - G

    British Writers: D - G This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • British Writers: A - C

    British Writers: A - C This project is a place to gather together profiles of British born writers of all genres. Those with bold links have profiles on Geni. Links that are not bold are to other sources. Names are arranged alphabetically and spread across 6 projects to handle the numbers. (The arrowed buttons below are linked to the other pages).

  • British Stage Actors

    British Stage Actors The purpose of the project is to compile a list of the most popular, renowned or famous British theatre or stage actors, and to add links to profiles on GENi where trees exist. The list is by no means complete so please add to it! Getting Involved Free to follow, request to collaborate To join the project use the request link under "actions" at the top right of th...

  • English Settlement in South Australia

    English Settlement in South Australia 28 December 1836 – the British province of South Australia was established. In 1842 it became a crown colony and on 22 July 1861 its area was extended westwards to its present boundary and more area was taken from New South Wales. South Australia was never a British convict colony and between 1836-1840 about 13,400 immigrants arrived in the area. 2...

  • American musicians

    For musicians of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American musicians are people from the United States who perform or compose music as a profession. The music of the United States reflects the country's multi-ethnic population through a diverse array of styles. Among the country's most internationally-renowned genres are hip hop, blues, country, rhythm and blues...

  • Musicians, Composers and Orchestra Leaders

    A musician (or instrumentalist) is a person who is talented in making music or performing music creatively, or one who composes, conducts, or performs music, particularly instrumental music. Musicians can specialize in any musical style, and some musicians play in a variety of different styles. Examples of a musician's possible skills include performing, conducting, singing, composing, arrang...

  • Founders of Famous American Businesses

    The founders of American companies of world renown.

  • Goldsmiths and Silversmiths

    Bring your precious metal working ancestors on over to this project. Project collaborators, feel free to update the overview, especially the "notables" and "sources" sections. I hope from use of this project to see a human family history of working with gold and silver, through history and around the world. Profiles must be set to public. Goldsmiths from Wikipedia A goldsmith is a...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Daughters

    Appropriate Profiles This project is designed to link all proven DAR Daughters. It would be beneficial to potential Daughters and researchers to include the patriot's ancestor number somewhere in the "About Me" section of the daughter's profile along with their DAR member number. If you do not know the patriot's ancestor number, you can find it on this website . Famous Daughters Susan B...

  • Jewish families from Libyně and Lubenec (Libine and Libin, and Lubens, Lubenz, and Lubenetz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Libyně and Lubenec (Libine and Libin, and Lubens, Lubenz, and Lubenetz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jazz Greats

    Jazz Greats - Discussion for the Jazz greats of yesterday. NB Names in bold are Geni profiles The Jazz Greats The Roots of R&B Female Abbie Lincoln nee Anna Marie Wooldridge Lucille Dixon Robertson Sarah Vaughan Dinah Washington Ella Fitzgerald Anita O'Day Nellie Lutcher Janet Brace

  • Musicians: Pianists

    A pianist is an individual who plays the piano. Most forms of Western music can make use of the piano. Consequently, pianists have a wide variety of repertoire and styles to choose from, including traditionally classical music, jazz, blues and all sorts of popular music, including rock music. Most pianists can, to a certain extent, play other keyboard-related instruments such as the synthesizer...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Stamsund, 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

  • Doctors - Medical Practitioners

    Do you have medical practitioners in your family? Add profiles and trace the profession This project is to trace the medical profession in families. With the use of " History Link " and, profiles added here, you will be able to find, at a glance, how many in your family chose this career of healing. History Link History link is a project and application that allows you to see at a glanc...

  • History of Prominent Physicians and Healers through the Ages

    Forefathers of Medical Treatments through the Ages Photo: Hippocrates , engraving by Peter Paul Rubens , 1638. from Wikipedia, Courtesy of the National Library of Medicine. Please add ONLY profiles of physicians and "healers" with significant contribution to medicine through the ages. This project is not intended to become a list of physicians of ones country. For such a pur...

  • Jewish Families from Aurich, Germany

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  • Irish Americans

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  • Cartoonists

    A cartoonist is a person who specializes in drawing cartoons. This work is usually humorous, mainly created for entertainment, political commentary or advertising. Throughout the 20th century, cartoons were widely published in print media of various kinds, featured in magazines such as The New Yorker and Punch and distributed to newspapers through such organization as King Features Syndicate. T...

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  • Archdiocese of Goa, Roman Catholic Priests (including Priests of Goan origin) / Arquidiocese de Goa, Padres Romanos Católicos (incluidos os Padres de origem Goesa)

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  • Tallinna Liiva kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tallinna Liiva kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Tallinna Liiva kalmistu koduleht Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis Maetu otsing Billiongraves andmebaasis Tallinna Liiva kalmistu Find A Grave andmebaasis ...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Ireland

    World War One: Armed Forces - 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 of the Entente Powers, along with France and the Russian Empire. Over 200,000 Irishmen fought in the war, in several theatres and either 30,000 or, if one includes those who died servi...

  • Phillips Exeter Academy

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  • United States House of Representatives from Delaware

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