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  • Greene County Indiana Research and Ancestors

    Note: While using ANY genealogical website or program...please be informed that ANY possible family connections are NOT valid until they can be verified with documentation. PLEASE ALL PROFILES MUST SHOW A CONNECTION TO GREENE COUNTY INDIANA and some documnetation to prove the connection NO BLANK PROFILES PLEASE - 1 - as emigrating to Greene county Indiana - with a about data and source in...

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  • Piaski Ghetto

    This project's mission is to list the names of the victims of the Nazis during the Holocaust to show that these victims are not just an anonymous mass [ ] Soon after the Soviets withdrew as part of the Molotov- Ribbentrop pact, and the Germans entered the town. Piaski was the first town in Poland where the Nazis established a ghetto in the spring of 1940, initially the ghetto was accessible...

  • Przerośl, Poland

    Przerosl in Suwalki, Poland was the temporary home during the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century until World War II to a number of Jewish families who intermarried and whose descendants live now in the U.S., Israel, the U.K., France, and Denmark. We'll try to determine when the families moved to Przerosl, where they originated from, where they emigrated to, and collect all th...

  • Architects

    Architects List of Architects An architect is a person trained in the planning, design and oversight of the construction of buildings. To practice architecture means to offer or render services in connection with the design and construction of a building, or group of buildings and the space within the site surrounding the buildings, that have as their principal purpose human occupancy o...

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  • 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...

  • People who died from Prostate Cancer

    Prostate cancer , also known as carcinoma of the prostate, is the development of cancer in the prostate, a gland in the male reproductive system. Most prostate cancers are slow growing; however, some grow relatively quickly. The cancer cells may spread from the prostate to other parts of the body, particularly the bones and lymph nodes. It may initially cause no symptoms. In later stages it can...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Uttakleiv, 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

  • Bright’s Disease / Kidney Disease/Failure

    Bright’s Disease / Kidney Disease/Failure Bright's disease is a historical classification of kidney diseases that would be described in modern medicine as acute or chronic nephritis.[1] It was characterized by edema, the presence of albumin in the urine and was frequently accompanied by high blood pressure (hypertension). Causes Of Bright's Disease include acute fevers, cold, alc...

  • Missing Links - Profiles with recorded famous Jewish ancestors/descendants

    A collection of profiles that are known through record or legend to be descended from or closely related to a famous Jewish figure, but the generations in between or exact conection are unknown. This list should include both the descendant and the ancestor. The aim is that with a communal effort we could solve some of these mysteries and then remove them from the project. It is therefore pointl...

  • Order of the British Empire O.B.E.

    The Order of the British Empire Project photo: Grand Cross's star of the Order of the British Empire. The Order of the British Empire recognises distinguished service to the arts and sciences, public services outside the Civil Service and work with charitable and welfare organisations of all kinds. It was created during the First World War in 1917 by George V. The King recognised the ne...

  • Eesti Apostlik Õigeusu Kirik ja kogudused

    EAÕK Alajõe kogudus EAÕK Angerja kogudus EAÕK Antsla kogudus EAÕK Antsla kogudus EAÕK Aruküla kogudus EAÕK Arusaare kogudus EAÕK Elva kogudus EAÕK Emmaste kogudus EAÕK Haanja - Plaani kogudus EAÕK Haapsalu kogudus EAÕK Halliste - Penuja kogudus EAÕK Helme - Tõrva kogudu...

  • 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...

  • EAÕK Suure-Jaani kirik ja kogudus

    Suure-Jaani Peetruse ja Pauluse kirik ja kogudus Оллустферская православная церквь Св. Петра и Пав&#x...

  • Matti Samuelinpoika Metsikon eli Kehusmaan jälkeläiset.

    Matti Samuelinpoika Metsikon eli Kehusmaan jälkeläiset. Matti Samuelsson Metsikkko a Kehusmaa descendants. Keskitymme lähinnä Matti Samuelinpoika Metsiko jälkeläisiin. We focus mainly Matti Samuelsson of Metsikko on the progeny.

  • Eesti Õigeusu Vaimulikud

    Projekti eesmärk on koondada ja koguda läbi ajaloo Eesti õigeusu kogudustes tegutsenud vaimulikke. Õigeusu kirikus loetakse vaimulike hulka lisaks preestrile ja diakonile ka köster-salmilugeja, kes preestrite kõrval aitasid läbi viia jumalateenistusi, osalesid kirikutalitustel, korraldasid koguduse asju, olid õpetajad kihelkonnakoolides. ...

  • Famous First

    Famous First There always is a very first for everything. This fun fact project is a collection of International famous first profiles, Who was the first person to? The aim of this project is to create a collection of all those people who were the first. Feel free to add profiles that are not listed yet. Famous Firsts up to 1199 Late 800s Alfred the Great - First King of England 114...

  • New England Puritans

    Particularly in the years after 1630, Puritans left for New England, supporting the founding of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and other settlements. The large-scale Puritan emigration to New England then ceased, by 1641, with around 21,000 having moved across the Atlantic. This English-speaking population in America did not all consist of colonists, since many returned, but produced more than 16...

  • People Connected to Somerset

    People Connected to Somerset Historical County of England See also Somerset - Main Page Historic Buildings of Somerset Somerset Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards Somerset Genealogical Resources - to come Genuki Somerset Page Somerset Online Parish Clerks Somerset & Dorset Family History Society The visitation of the county of Somerset in the year 162...

  • Oxford University

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

  • Jesus College, Oxford University

    [ ] Jesus College University of O×ford Turl Street, Oxford Founded by Hugh Aprice (or Price)in 1571 a welsh clergyman educated in Oxford. Honourary title of founder offered to & accepted by Elizabeth Jesus College (in full: Jesus College in the University of Oxford of Queen Elizabeth's Foundation) is one of the colleges of the University of Oxford in England. It is in the centre of...

  • Littlefield Family

    This Project is for the Descendants of Edmund Littlefield of Wells, Maine. We will document their Geni profiles, merge together duplicates, and clarify any ambiguities. General Note For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page . If you would like to contribute to this page, please feel free to edit the page. Click here for instructions about using Wiki mar...

  • Town Founders

    Objective A project to honor the founders of our towns and cities worldwide. These men and women are our civil and religious leaders that built a community though their hard work, leadership, vision, and pioneer spirit. The profiles that are added should include a description of their role in the creation of the town. The photo on the right is a picture of Hershey, PA, which was founded and p...

  • High Fever

    This project is for people who died of a high fever, not otherwise specified. jump back to Cause of death portal this project is in HistoryLink  

  • 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...

  • Reich Refugees during Holocaust 1933-1945

    The idea of this project is to include "all" refugees from the Holocaust who managed to emigrate from Europe to safe countries, and to connect these immigrants to their families in Europe. Holocaust & Reich Refugees & Emigrés 1933-1945 List of Project Profiles Nazi Regime GenocideTimeline , Interactive Timeline The German Nazi persecution started with the Nazi boycott of Jewi...

  • Drancy Internment Camp

    The Drancy internment camp of Paris, France, was used to hold Jews who were later deported to the extermination camps. 65,000 Jews were deported from Drancy, of whom 63,000 were murdered[1] including 6,000 children. Only 2,000 remained alive when Allied forces liberated the camp on 17 August 1944. Drancy was under the control of the French police until 1943 when administration was taken over ...

  • Oravisalon ja Varpasalon sukupuu

    Pohjoisen Saimaan saariston sukututkimusprojekti. Oravisalo – Varpasalo keskeinen sukupuu: • PERIAATE: Puu koostuu yli 100 v. vanhoista tiedoista (runko) ja uudemmista tiedoista. Elävät ihmiset eivät näy Internetissä ohjelman ulkopuolelle, ellei itse sitä halua - mutta runko näkyy. Puuhun voi lisätä itse "laajennet...

  • Westerbork

    The Westerbork concentration camp (Dutch: Kamp Westerbork, German: Durchgangslager Westerbork) was a World War II Nazi refugee, detention and transit camp in Hooghalen, ten kilometres north of Westerbork, in the northeastern Netherlands. Its function during the Second World War was to assemble Roma and Dutch Jews for transport to other Nazi concentration camps. On 15 December 1938, the Dutch ...

  • Stolpersteine in Germany

    Stolpersteine in Germany This is a child project of Stolpersteine and is intended to house all the profiles of monuments placed in Germany. Stolpersteine (Stumbling Blocks) is a project of the artist Gunter Demnig . With appropriately placed plaques he wants to remind us of the fate of people who were persecuted, murdered, deported, expelled or driven to suicide during the Nazi period. ...

  • Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen

    (laatst gewijzigd op 14-01-2017 JFTB) (This portal is associated with the International Dutch Portal , the portal for English speaking Geni users) Dit portaal is tot stand gekomen door de enorme inzet van de volgende grondleggers; Fred Bergman die het project heeft gecreëerd met hulp van -geni-NL-gids- Jeannette, George Homs, en vele andere Nederlandse Geni gebruikers die allen een b...

  • Perpetual Emigration Fund

    The Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company was organized in October 1849. The "donations to the fund" helped outfit members "for the trek west" from 1850 to 1887. It also funded voyages to America starting in 1856. The fund was dis-incorporated in 1887 under the provisions of the Edmunds-Tucker Act. Approximately 30,000 people were assisted with all or part of their transportation expenses during th...

  • Mormon Pioneer Tragedy: The Martin/Willey Handcart Company - Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company of 1856

    This is a sub project of Lost Along the Way: Mormon Pioneers on the Westward Journey , specifically for the three ill-fated companies of 1856 whose names are known to every Utah schoolchild: the Martin Handcart Company, the Willey Handcart Company, and the Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company . "That the struggles, the sacrifices, and the sufferings of the faithful pioneers and the cause they repre...

  • Nebraska Pioneers

    Settlers in Nebraska before statehood: March 1, 1867 Algernon Sidney Paddock 1830-1897 , a Republican secretary of Nebraska Territory and U.S. Senator from Nebraska after statehood. Phineas Hitchcock 1831-1881 , a Delegate and a Senator from Nebraska. Augustus Hall 1814-1861 , chief justice of the Nebraska Territory. Ruben Henry Wilbur 1825-1896 , Mayor of Omaha, 1877-79. Brother-in-l...

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  • 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

  • Anarchy, Anarchism, and Anarchists

    The project with the goal to promote researching and presenting those involved in anarchist movement on Geni. All those who want to improve those profiles is welcome here, it is by no means limited only to anarchist participants. Well known anarchists A Pyotr Arshinov B Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bakunin Alexander Yehoshua Ovsei Osipovich Berkman Murray Bookchin Hakim Bey ...

  • German Celebrity Birthday Calendar

    Birthdays of famous German personalities. Many profiles German personalities are already listed in Geni World Family Tree. This project is an overarching project! Please note that individuals are listed in the project, regardless of their political or religious views. A rating of their activities or influences carried out possibly by the assignment to subordinate projects! To add more...

  • Early Families of Gravesend, Long Island

    Gravesend was founded in 1645 by Lady Deborah Moody who led a group of religious dissenters fleeing persecution, in the Dutch colony of New Netherland. The people from Gravesend were granted religious freedom, which was unusual for that period. Lady Moody was the only woman to found a colonial settlement in early North America. She was the first female landowner in the New World. Lady Deborah h...

  • Pild, Pilt

    Lõuna-Eesti piirkond. 1 liin ja nende järeltulijad.

  • South African World War II PRISONERS OF WAR

    This is the sub-project where all profiles of South Africans who were Prisoners of War during World War II can be added. All South African Army, Navy and Air Force soldiers (and civilians?) who were Prisoners of War during WWII can be added to this project. About 334,000 men volunteered for full-time service in the South African Army during the war (including some 211,000 whites, 77,000 bla...

  • Bekende Rotterdammers - Kunst en literatuur en ontwerp

    Bekende Rotterdammers - Kunst en literatuur en ontwerp Bekende Rotterdammers -Kunst en literatuur en ontwerp is een onderdeel van het projekt Bekende Rotterdammers Staat iemand er niet bij dan graag toevoegen A Sijtje Aafjes (1893-1972), illustratrice, aquarellist en pentekenaar Albert Aalbers (1897-1961), architect Johann Alsbach, muziek uitgever Chris van Abkoude (1880-196...

  • Karjala / Karelen / Karelia

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

  • Jewish families of Oppeln/Opole

    Opole - a city in south-western Poland, Opole Province, a county capital and the center of Upper Silesia. It is located 315 km southwest of Warsaw. It lies on the Odra River, in the eastern part of the Silesian Lowlands. In 1921, some 3800 Jews lived here.

  • 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...

  • Varsinais-Suomi ja Satakunta

    Varsinais- Suomen ja Satakunnan monilla suvuilla on yhteyksiä keskenään. Varsinais-Suomi Varsinais-Suomi (ruotsiksi Egentliga Finland) on Suomen maakunta, joka sijaitsee Saaristomeren rannikolla ja saarissa. Maakunta koostuu Loimaan, Salon, Turun, Vakka-Suomen ja Turunmaan seutukunnista. Naapurimaakunnat ovat Ahvenanmaa lounaassa, Kanta-Häme ja Pirkanmaa koillise...

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  • Deutsche Mathematiker \\ German mathematicians

    Deutsche Mathematiker \\ German mathematicians × Deutsche Mathematiker Vereinigung ~ DMV Quelle: Sehe auch: Deutsche Wissenschaftler-projekt ∕ + ∞ Ehren-mitglieder Deutsche Mathematiker Vereinigung 1924 : Felix Christian KLEIN ‧ 1849-1925 ‧ ⌘ 1927 : Alexander Wilhelm von BRILL ‧ 1842-1935 ‧ ⌘ 1942 : David...

  • Hoogleraren in de familie

    ---2015-feb-19-do-07:31+GMT-autumn-time DM--jMVu medewerking, aanvulling en completering welkom via document- e/o profiel-linking of discussie-bijdrage. voorwoord, inleiding en toelichting Hoogleraar of Professor wordt je na benoeming door ... aan een der faculteiten van 'n Universiteit of Hogeschool. Met die laatste bedoelt men in Nederland meestal een van de huidige TU's, de technische un...

  • The Sulaimani Jamat

    20th January 2011 : Building initiated of a complete list of historical/ public profiles of members of the Sulaimani Jamaat , a smaller sect of the Shi'a community mainly settled in India, Pakistan & Yemen , with members spread across the Western World, Europe & GCC in the past few decades of the 21st century. February-June 2011 : Historic profiles of the Al-Hindi, Banu Al-Anf & Banu Al-Makra...

  • Badrbagh

    January 2011 : 1st Project for Sulaimani Community August 2012 : Dear All, This was started as a test project when I first started using GENI in January 2011. I am thinking of maintaining only 1 project for the community in order to set ease and convenience for all members. All historic profiles, and updates will be added only to that project then, and all members are invited to follow that...

  • Eesti professorid

    Kasulikku teavet: 1. Fotol on Agronoomia emeriitprofessor Paul Kuldkepp Sünd: Saaga elk.52.0.1:81?80,466,1073,123,0

  • Eesti teadlased

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid teadlasi, akadeemikuid ja teadustööde ning avastustega seotud Eestimaa isikuid läbi kõigi ajajärkude.

  • Eesti arstid

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti arste läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Arstide loend Vikipeedias Kogumik Eesti arstide saatustest alates 1939.aastast "Eesti arst läbi aegade" (Tallinn, 1989)

  • Karjalankannas

    Karjalankannas (ven. Карельский перешеек, Karelski perešejek, ruots. Karelska näset) sijaitsee Suomenlahden perukoilla ja Laatokan eteläpuolella ja alue yhdistää maantieteellisesti Venäjän Suomeen. Karjalankannas kuului ...

  • Eesti sõjaväelased

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti sõjaväelasi läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Sõjaväelased Eesti VR kavalerid II Maailmasõja ohvrid Eestlastest kavaleride elulood I Maailmasõjas Ohvitseride andmekogu Eesti Vabariigi kaadriohvitseride saatus 1938-1996. Vello Salo (Okupatsioonide Repressiivpoliitika Uurimi...

  • Who Do You Think You Are?

    This project aims to gather together the Geni profiles for all of the notable figures who have been featured on the genealogical television program Who Do You Think You Are? The program has been broadcast in dozens of countries and has many national versions, all of which are included in this project. Who Do You Think You Are? When you add a profile for someone featured on the program, plea...

  • Suomen kaarti --- Vanha kaarti

    SUOMEN KAARTI --- VANHA KAARTI Projekti kokoaa yhteen Suomen kaartin sotilaat ja pitää etusivullaan luetteloa Turkin sodassa olleista. Kaarti eli Henkikaarti ansaitsi itselleen kunnianimen Vanha kaarti osallistuttuaan menestyksellä Turkin sotaan 1877 - 1878. Kaartin historian maineikkain ja voitokkain taistelu käytiin Bulgarian Gornyi Dubnjakissa. Sotaan l&#x...

  • Eesti õpetajad

    Siia projekti võiksid kuuluda läbi aegade õpetajaametit pidanud inimesed. Eduard Marjak: Aleksander Aruoja-(Arbeiter): Samuel Keerberg: Samuel Keerberg Rein Aedma: Aedma Johannes Seyboth; Karl Kirri. Erastvere Koolmeister:1829-1841a. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Julie Arrosson(M...

  • Prominent Scientists: (i) Exact Sciences & Natural Sciences

    Prominent scientists who have made major contributions to our understanding of our world and the rules of nature. *Exact Sciences - Mathematics & Computer Sciences; Physics *Natural Sciences - Chemistry and more.... This project is on History Link where you can discover in which projects your ancestors appear Selected Profiles (listed by activity period): Exact Sciences ...

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  • Izbica Ghetto

    The Izbica Ghetto was a Jewish ghetto created in Izbica in occupied Poland during World War II, serving as a transfer point for deportation of Jews from Poland, Germany, Austria and Czechoslovakia to Belzec and Sobibor extermination camp s. SS-Hauptsturmführer Kurt Engels was the commandant of the camp. In the camp, the Jews from Germany were differentiated from Polish Jews by the colo...

  • Japan Prize

    The Japan Prize is awarded annually to scientists and engineers from around the world who have made significant contributions to the advancement of science and technology, thereby furthering the cause of peace and prosperity of mankind. The Prize is awarded by the Japan Prize Foundation since 1985. Each year two fields of scientific endeavor are honored. The Japan Prize laureates receive a ...

  • 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, w...

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  • Riia Vaimulik Seminar 1846-1918 (Eesti)

    Riia Vaimulik Seminar (vene keeles Рижская духовная семинария, läti keeles Rīgas Garīgais seminārs) on Läti Õigeusu Kiriku vaimulik õppeasutus. Aastatel 1850–1919 oli see Ri...

  • British Armed Forces

    British Armed Forces Image Right - The Battle of Marston Moor, 1644 Please add people who served in the British Armed Forces to this project, regardless of service period or location. The purpose of the project is to serve as a Military Portal for the British Armed Forces, but also to catch members of the British armed forces who have not been added to (but not excluding) any of the pro...

  • People Connected to Warwickshire

    People Connected to Warwickshire Historic County of England See also Warwickshire - Main Page Warwickshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of Warwickshire Warwickshire Genealogical Resources The Visitation of the county of Warwick in the year 1619. Taken by William Camden, Clarenceaux king of arms

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  • Caccamo, Palermo, Sicily

    Progenitors Bonadonna Bonadonna, Domenico Scimeca Scimeca, Antonina Sunzeri Sunzeri, Leonardo (Unknown Last Name) Vincenza

  • Священнослужители Рязанской епархии

    Пока жива память - жив человек! Историко-статистическое оп...

  • Four Star Generals

    Army Four Star Generals George Washington Ulysses S. Grant William Tecumseh Sherman Philip Sheridan Tasker H. Bliss John J. Pershing Peyton C. March

  • Heart Failure

    Heart failure Heart failure (HF), often referred to as chronic heart failure (CHF), occurs when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body's needs. The terms congestive heart failure (CHF) or congestive cardiac failure (CCF) are often used interchangeably with chronic heart failure. Signs and symptoms commonly include shortness of breath, excessive tiredn...

  • Venjoki (Slavanka)

    Welcome to the Venjoki project! Please join if any of your ancestors are from Venjoki. Villages of Venjoki: Anttila, Glaasova, Haapasaari, Haikkola, Hampaala, Hietakylä, Humalasaari (Hynnisi), Huuhka, Hyvösi, Hällölä, Häyhäsi, Hörkkölä, Jäniskylä, Kaakkala, Kapasi, Kaskisaari, Kekälekylä, Kelola ...

  • Riga Ghetto גטו ריגה

    The Riga Ghetto was a small area in Maskavas Forštate, neighborhood of Riga, Latvia, designated by the Nazis where Jews from Latvia, and later from Germany, were forced to live during World War II. On October 25, 1941, the Nazis relocated all Jews from Riga and the vicinity to the ghetto while the non-Jewish inhabitants were evicted. Most of the Latvian Jews (about 24,000) were killed ...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Avalanche 1875

    THE AVALANCHE. Great Race Home—Triangular Contest—A Fatal Collision. the Avalanche was a fine comfortable ship of 1160 tons, owned by the Shaw, Savill and Albion Co. She made some good runs in the New Zealand trade, especially on one occasion when racing Home with the celebrated crusader. After completing three successful voyages to Wellington she came to grief when starting out...

  • Top 100 WWE Wrestlers Of All Time

    The Rock "The Heartbreak Kid" Shawn Michaels Bret "Hitman" Hart The Undertaker Triple H Stone Cold Steve Austin Bruno Sammartino Hulk Hogan Macho Man Randy Savage Bob Backlund Chris Jericho Ric Flair Kurt Angle

  • Coopers

    Cooper - n. - a person whose work is making or repairing barrels and casks (Webster's New World Dictionary) From Barrel Making : We often think in terms of wine or whiskey when we think of the things likely to be contained in a barrel. But, all sorts of foods were stored in barrels. Sauerkraut was fermented and stored in them. Fish, meats and some vegetables were dried and salted then store...

  • 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...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Edwin Fox 1875

    Edwin FoxShip: 836 tonsCaptain: John S DaviesSurgeon Superintendent: Dr TigheSailed London December 23rd 1874 - arrived Wellington April 18th 1875The Edwin Fox was a full-rigged ship of 836 tons, built to the order of the famous East India Company. In 1878 her rig was changed to a barque. About the year 1873 she was brought by the Shaw, Savill Company, and in that year she made her first tri to...

  • Jewish Families of Swarzędz (formerly Schwersenz, Posen)

    Swarzedz is located at 52°25' N 17°05' E 166 mi W of Warszawa. It is a small town about 13 km from Poznan. Jewish settlers were living there for many years. A web site at offers some insight into the present day town. The Jewish population in the 1800's was limited, with many people moving to the larger cities by the early 1900's. Yad Vashem records 154 people who were born in S...

  • Jewish Families of Königsberg (today Kaliningrad, Russia) - (קהילת יהודי קניגסברג (היום קלינינגרד, רוסיה

    Koenigsberg was one of the most important Jewish centers in Prussia/Germany. The former capital of East Prussia is part of Russia today, and is now known as Kaliningrad. The settlement of Jews was allowed only in the beginning of the 18th century despite the presence of Jewish traders from Poland and Lithuania at the Königsberg fairs since the middle of the 16th century. The Chevra K...

  • The Royal Air Force

    RAF Badge The Royal Air Force United Kingdom Image Right - Royal Airforce Logo The purpose of this project is to give a short history of the Royal Air Force and to gather together Geni profiles of people who have served in the service. Please link any RAF profiles to the project regardless of rank. Names with Bold links are to Geni profiles or projects. Other links take you to external ...

  • People Connected to Cheshire

    People Connected to Cheshire Historic County of England See also Cheshire - Main Page Cheshire - Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Cheshire Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards of Cheshire

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  • Jewish Soldiers in World War I (1914-1918)

    At the outbreak of the war, the Jews, eager to demonstrate their loyalty to their respective countries, rallied to the war effort. Initially the Jews in Russia were no exception, but when the policy of deportation was implemented, many Jews began to pray for the victory of the Central Powers. Nevertheless, about half a million Jews donned Russian uniforms. On the opposite side, almost 100,000...

  • 16th Century British Politicians

    16th Century British Politicians Pictured right is Thomas Savage, 1st Viscount Savage of Rocksavage It would be helpful if anyone adding profiles to this project could please also add them to the alphabetical list below: A B C George Carleton James Colyer D E Gyles Estcourt F Charles Foxe G Ralph Gifford Roger Gifford MP Pysician to Queen Elizabeth

  • 1993 World Series Champion Toronto Blue Jays

    The 1993 Toronto Blue Jays season was the franchise's seventeenth season of Major League Baseball. It resulted in the Blue Jays finishing first in the American League East with a record of 95 wins and 67 losses.[1] They were shut out only once in 162 regular-season games. The Blue Jays would repeat as World Champions and become the first back-to-back champions since the 1977–1978 New Yor...

  • Canadian Mayors

    This is the master project for all of the projects that are created to keep track of the Mayors in Canadian cities or towns. The following cities, towns and counties have been expanded out as part of this project and any of the profiles added to those projects should also be added to this one. Alberta Calgary Edmonton British Columbia Vancouver Victoria Manitoba Winn...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Waimea 1876

    Waimea Ship: 848 Tons Captain: Devitt Surgeon Superintendent: Dr W. W. Dunkley Sailed London 2nd July 1876 - arrived Wellington 4th October 1876 For over twenty years the ship Waimea, which flew the flag of the New Zealand Shipping Co. traded to New Zealand, and during that time she brought out a large number of immigrants to this country. A vessel of 848 tons, she was built at Hamburg in 186...

  • Geni Guide to Chinese Names

    For general information on Chinese genealogy, see the China Portal project. If you use English or any non-Chinese language as interface language across the site, and you'd like to fill in the Chinese characters, please note that the name fields under Chinese tabs have been changed as follows. title : the highest full imperial or noble title, including the posthumous name (諡) as rec...

  • Regiments and Corps of the British Army

    Regiments and Corps of the British Army Main Index "There is no such thing as the British Army, only a confederation of regiments, hopefully fighting on the same side, all preserving their individuality by being as different from one another as possible." This is an observation from a 20th C journalist which opens the preface of P D Griffin's book Encyclopedia of Modern British Army R...

  • Early Families of Roxbury, Massachusetts

    This will be an umbrella project to pinpoint the families who were early settlers of Roxbury, Massachusetts. Some of these already have their own projects, e.g., Captain John Johnson and Edward Riggs. It was said that the best people settled in Roxbury. They were people of substance, many of them farmers, none being 'of the poorer sort.' They struck root in the soil immediately ...

  • Kose Kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Kose Kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasis ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Projektiga liituda on võimalik...

  • St. Petersburg merchantry

    Купцы (а также купчихи) всех гильдий Санкт-Петербурга и ист&#...

  • Cordwainers

    Please add your cordwainer ancestor profiles: must be set to public. Project collaborators, please feel free to update the project page, add resources, documents, and images ... and invite more collaborators. the shoe trades Include .... Shoemakers Cobblers What is a Cordwainer? from The Honorable Cordwainer's Company An Ancient Calling The term "cordwainer" is an Anglicizat...

  • People Connected to Lancashire

    People Connected to Lancashire England Map Right - The historical boundary of Lancashire, in red, and the modern-day boundary of the ceremonial county, in green See also Lancashire - Main Page Lancashire Genealogical Resources Historical Lancashire incl. Manchester Merseyside Historic Buildings of Lancashire Greater Manchester post 1974

  • O'Reilly's of Banawn Kenmare Co. Kerry

    My Grandmother is Kate Reilly from Garrymore, Banawn, Kenmare,Co. Kerry and this is my attempt to trace the family origins in the Kenmare area. Ua Ragallagh -- is the tribe of the O'Reilly's and they occupied most of the South of what is now Co. Cavan and bits of adjacent counties. They are a people who have been on this Island for a very long time. I have attached a clan map which shows that t...

  • Sobibor Extermination Camp - מחנה ההשמדה סוביבור

    Sobibor was a Nazi German extermination camp located on the outskirts of the town of Sobibór, Lublin Voivodeship of occupied Poland as part of Operation Reinhard; the official German name was SS-Sonderkommando Sobibor. Jews from Poland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Czechoslovakia, as well as Soviet prisoners of war (POWs) (many of them Jewish), were transported to Sobibor by r...

  • Tuutari

    Tuutari (Дудерово, Дудорово, Дудергоф, Duderhof, Dudern) is a former historic parish in central Ingermanland in the current territory of Russian Federation. It is one of the oldest Finnish parishes in Ingermanland. It was bordere...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships - Arethusa 1879

    ArethusaShip: 1272 tonsCaptain: John H StivenSurgeon Superintendent: Dr Edward HusbandSailed Plymouth September 3rd 1879 - arrived Wellington December 7th 1879Arrival of the ArethusaName Age County OccupationFamilies & ChildrenBradley Patrick 34 Meath Agricultural LabourerMary 30 Cowan Charles 50 Ayr Dairy FarmerEuphemia 48 Elizabeth 20 Dairy MaidCharles 16 Farm BoyGeorge 14 Farm BoyEuphem...

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