Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

All Projects

  • New France

    Introduction This is a sub-project for the Colonial Americas Master Project . New France (French: Nouvelle-France) was the area colonized by France in North America during a period beginning with the exploration of the Saint Lawrence River by Jacques Cartier in 1534 and ending with the cession of New France to Spain and Great Britain in 1763. At its peak in 1712 (before the Treaty of Utrech...

  • American television actors

    For television actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American television actors are actors from the United States who perform on television. Television is one of the major mass media of the United States. Ninety-nine percent of American households have at least one television and the majority of households have more than one. As a whole, the television networ...

  • Founders of Famous American Businesses

    The founders of American companies of world renown.

  • St. Mark's School

    . Mark's School=St. Mark’s School is a coeducational, Episcopal, preparatory school, situated on 250 acres (1.0 km2) in Southborough, Massachusetts, 25 miles (40 km) from Boston. It was founded in 1865 as an all-boys school by Joseph Burnett, a wealthy native of Southborough who developed and marketed the world-famous Burnett Vanilla Extract. Girls have attended since the 1970s. St. Mark...

  • Memoirists

    Please add your memory making ancestors to this project. Writing a life story is "the invention of me" - and an unreliable source for genealogists. "A memoir," says Gore Vidal, "is how one remembers one's own life, while an autobiography is history, requiring research, dates, facts double-checked. In a memoir it isn't the end of the world if your memory tricks you and your dates are off b...

  • Writers and Novelists

    Celebrated and influential writers from around the world. List of Novelists from England 20 of America’s iconic writers French writers German writers

  • Artois (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces complete list of provinces L'Artois fut récupéré sur les États bourguigons seulement en 1659 par le Traité des Pyrénées . Gentillé : Artésien, Artésiens, Artésienne, Artésiennes Langue(s) régi...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1850

    1850 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1850 only. Finding Aids Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah Chronological Company List Pioneer Index Search How to Participate Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. If you have an ancestor who was a Mormon pioneer consult the lin...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1847

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

  • Lieutenant Governors of New Brunswick

    The Lieutenant Governor of New Brunswick (/lɛfˈtɛnənt/, in French: Lieutenant-gouverneur (if male) or Lieutenante-gouverneure (if female) du Nouveau-Brunswick) is the viceregal representative in New Brunswick of the Canadian monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, who operates distinctly within the province but is also shared equally with the ten other jurisdictions of Canada, ...

  • Lieutenant Governors of Newfoundland and Labrador

    The Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador /lɛfˈtɛnənt/ is the viceregal representative in Newfoundland and Labrador of the Canadian monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, who operates distinctly within the province but is also shared equally with the ten other jurisdictions of Canada, as well as the other Commonwealth realms and any subdivisions thereof, and resides...

  • Scandalous Women

    (adj) disgraceful, scandalous, shameful, shocking (giving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to reputation) "scandalous behavior"; "the wicked rascally shameful conduct of the bankrupt"- Thackeray; "the most shocking book of its time" From the Greek σκάνδαλον, a trap or stumbling-block. The metaphor is that wrong con...

  • Prominent Jewish Families of Vienna (Wer Einmal War)

    This project provides a basis for researching a number of prominent Jewish families from Vienna. Georg Gaugusch's 2011 book Wer einmal War (Vol. I: A-K) is the first comprehensive, published genealogy for many of these families. The goal of this project page is to make the Geni tree as complete as possible, using the information from Gaugusch's Vol. I and other sources, such as Vienna IKG vital...

    Tags:
  • Eesti film

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti režissööre, stsenariste, filminäitlejaid aga ka muid Eesti filmiga ja Eesti kinoga seotud isikuid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Eesti Filminäitlejad Wikipedias NImekiri Eesti Filminäitlejatest nii nagu see on Wikipedias (nende kohta on Wikipedias artikkel) A Argo Aadli T...

  • Social Reformers and Revolutionaries

    Social Reformers and Revolutionaries Definitions: Reformer - a disputant who advocates reform Revolutionary - a person engaged in political revolution. Bold links are to Geni Profiles. A Samuel Adams (1722-1803) US revolutionary, statesman Jane Addams (1860-1935) US social worker, suffragist Saul Alinsky, (1909-1972) US political activist Susan B. Anthony . (1820-1906) U...

  • Women's Rights / Feminism

    Subjects of this project are claimants of entitlements and freedoms for women (including girls) in any or all societies. In some places women's rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others they may be ignored or suppressed. They differ from broader notions of human rights through claims of an inherent historical and traditional bias against...

  • Sci Fi - Science fiction

    (This is the Master Project for all things Science Fiction related. This is a work in progress. All help solicited and need). Science fiction is difficult to define, as it includes a wide range of subgenres and themes. Author, Mark C. Glassy, argues that the definition of science fiction is like the definition of pornography: you don't know what it is, but you know it when you see it. ( Scien...

    Tags:
  • Jewish Families from Louny (Laun), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Louny (Laun) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • 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...

  • Svenska Apotek 1500-1900

    Apotek i Sverige 1500-1900 "Först på slutet af 1500-talet började apotek att anläggas i Sverige. De förste apotekarna voro i allmänhet tyskar och anlitades äfven såsom läkare. Mäster Lukas antogs af Gustaf I omkring 1552 att hålla apotek inom den kongl. borgen, endast för hofvet. Efter honom fick Anton Buseniu...

    Tags:
  • Jewish Genealogy Curators

    The page lists all of the Curators on Geni who have expertise with Jewish genealogy. Feel free to contact any of these curators if you have questions or need assistance with Jewish genealogy on Geni. For information about Jewish genealogy projects on Geni, see the Jewish Genealogy Portal . Geni is now accepting self-nominations for potential curators. See . To learn about cu...

  • Jewish Genealogy Portal: A Guide to Jewish Projects and Resources on Geni

    On Geni you can access and collaborate on the most comprehensive Jewish family trees ever created. This Portal is a guide to significant Jewish genealogy umbrella or resource projects on Geni. After the Historical Projects overview, the Portal is organized primarily by geographic region, similar to the database structure at JewishGen . The Portal is meant to complement and reorganize the Jewish...

    Tags:
  • Harvard University

    Harvard University Harvard Univerity Harvard University is an American private Ivy League research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, established in 1636 by the Massachusetts legislature. Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and the first corporation (officially The President and Fellows of Harvard College) chartered...

  • Guildford Workhouse, Surrey, England

    Guildford Workhouse, Surrey, England The Guildford Union workhouse was built in 1836 accommodating up to 300 inmates. The building was designed by George Gilbert Scott and his partner, William Bonython Moffatt. They designed many workhouses during this period. Vagrants made up a large proportion of most workhouse populations and were usually placed in more basic accommodation than that in t...

  • American Revolution: Battles of Lexington and Concord, April 19, 1775

    The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military engagements of the American Revolutionary War. They were fought on April 19, 1775, in Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts Bay, within the towns of Lexington, Concord, Lincoln, Menotomy (present-day Arlington), and Cambridge, near Boston. The battles marked the outbreak of open armed conflict between the Kingdom of Great Britai...

  • Jewish Families of Bratislava (Pressburg, Pozsony), Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the jewish families form Bratislava, Slovakia (also knows in German as Pressburg or Preßburg, and in Hungarian as Pozsony). Bratislava is located near the Austrian border on the Danube River. Jews first settled in the city in the late 13th century. Over the years, the Jewish community was expelled from the city on several occasions, specifically in ...

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

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

  • Jewish families from Rakovnik (Rakonitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Rakovnik (Rakonitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. David Kohn Simon Kohn Rabbi Max Perutz Samuel Kohn Leopold Pereles Bedrich Arnstein Adolf Engel Julius Fried Hugo Reimann Charlotte Perutz Hermine Taussig Rudo Masarek

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Scotland

    World War One: Armed Forces - Scotland The British Army during World War One 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. This project aims to honour the Scot...

  • International German Portal

    in progress, but not closed yet or ever... and bring your friendly -not-german speaking, but with origines in germany-europe with you. any invitation if serious is to be honoured here, so don't stay alone! QUELLEN - not sorted yet, but it's a start ! ... FamilySeach'i German sources German archives

  • The Crimean War (1853 – 1856)

    The Crimean War (October 1853 – February 1856) The object of this project is to assemble Geni Profiles of people who were involved in the Crimean wars and share stories about them. The Crimean War was a conflict between the Russian Empire and an alliance of the French Empire, the British Empire, the Ottoman Empire, and the Kingdom of Sardinia. The war was part of a long-running conte...

  • Lanarkshire - Family Heads

    People Connected to Lanarkshire Historic County Image right - Lanarkshire within Scotland in 1890 See also Lanarkshire - Main Page People connected to Lanarkshire can be placed in the following groups. Clans Clan Baird Clan Crawford Clan Dalzell /Dalziel Historical and Political people - accommodated by the project Historic Lanarkshire (Link to follow) which covers...

  • Peterhouse, Cambridge University

    Peterhouse is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England. It is the oldest college of the university, having been founded in 1284 by Hugo de Balsham, Bishop of Ely and granted its charter by King Edward I. Today, Peterhouse has 226 undergraduates, 86 full-time graduate students and 45 fellows. The modern name of Peterhouse does not include the word "college". Despite bein...

  • American Civil War

    The American Civil War (1861–1865), also referred to as the War Between the States or simply the Civil War, was a civil war fought in the United States of America. In response to the election of Abraham Lincoln as President of the United States, 11 southern slave states declared their secession from the United States and formed the Confederate States of America ("the Confederacy"); the o...

  • Members of the Society of Writers to Her Majesty's Signet

    The Society of Writers to Her Majesty’s Signet is a private society of Scottish solicitors, dating back to 1594 and part of the College of Justice. Writers to the Signet originally had special privileges in relation to the drawing up of documents which required to be signeted, but these have since disappeared and the Society is now an independent, non-regulatory association of solicitors...

  • War Memorials: Vis-en-Artois - Memorial and British Cemetery, Haucourt

    Vis-en-Artois - Memorial and British Cemetery Image right - Vis-en-Artois Memorial - courtesy WW1 Cemeteries ===Please link any relevant GENi profiles to this project.>If you have interesting anecdotes, information or details you would like to share here please do - you will need to join the project to do so.Vis-en-Artois and Haucourt were taken by the Canadian Corps on 27 August 1918. The ceme...

  • Global Family Reunion

    Join Geni at the Global Family Reunion on June 6 in New York. Click here to get 25% off Global Family Reunion tickets! Best selling author A.J. Jacobs (“AJ”) hopes that you can connect with him, now, in the Geni World Family Tree, and invites you to attend the Global Family Reunion in 2015 where you can jointly break the Guinness world record for the world’s largest famil...

  • Eesti Geni aktivistid

    Tähelepanu! Et Geni kell Eestis olijatele õige oleks, valige oma ajavööndiks siin (UTC+2) Ida-Euroopa - EET (Tallinn, Helsingi, Riia, Vilnius jt) ! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Siia projekti loodame koguda kõik need kasutajad ilma kelleta Geni eestlaste jaoks poleks täna sel...

  • Border War (1910-1919)

    The Border War was part of the greater Mexican Revolution. At points in the war, the rebels were supported by the German Empire. The Border War, or the Border Campaign, refers to the military engagements which took place in the Mexico-United States border region of North America during the Mexican Revolution. The Bandit War in Texas was part of the Border War. From the beginning of the Me...

  • The Great Kashubian Migration

    In the mid-1800s Kashubians migrated for economic reasons. After the Franco-Prussian War and the unification of Germany under Bismarck, Kashubians were met with institutionalized hostility. Life was very harsh for the Kashubs. It was illegal to use Polish or Kashubian in public, especially in church. Many priests were imprisoned or exiled. Churches were left with no parish priests. As a result,...

  • War of 1812

    Project around those who fought in the American-Anglo War of 1812. If you add a profile and know any specific battles they served in, please feel free to create a project for that battle and link it to this page under the 'add a related project' section to the right. ----- General description from wikipedia: "The War of 1812 was a military conflict fought between the forces of the...

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

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

  • German Americans in the Civil War

    German-Americans in the American Civil War were the largest ethnic contingent to fight for the Union. More than 200,000 native Germans served in the Union Army, with New York and Ohio each providing ten divisions dominated by German-born men. German-American army units Approximately 516,000 (23.4% of all Union soldiers) were German Americans; about 216,000 of these were born in Germany. N...

  • Charlemagne, Emperor of the West: Direct Family Line

    This project is to create a template to defer to for Charlemagne and his very immediate descendants. I'm still working on the grandchildren section. You're invited (begged!) to come & help, & add sources that you like to use; & engage in discussion whenever you think it needs to be updated with new research. Sharon Sources for Reference: (Please Add) Charlemagne's marriages & heirs ...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships- Oliver Lang

    Oliver Lang Ship: 1224 tons Captain: Joseph Mundle Surgeon Superintendent: Sailed Liverpool September 24th 1856 - arrived Wellington December 19th 1856 also to Nelson and Lyttelton (From the "Wellington Independent,' Dec. 20) ARRIVAL OF THE OLIVER LANG, This noble vessel arrived yesterday afternoon from Liverpool, after a quick passage of eightyfive days, bringing the welcome addition to our ...

  • Jewish Families of Wolsztyn

    Wollstein Wolsztyn Poland Wolsztyn is situated about 70 kilometers to the south-west of Poznań (Posen). Very little is known about the history of the local Jewish community, since the fires, which repeatedly ravaged the town, destroyed most of the town’s documents. It is, however, assumed that the beginning of the Jewish settlement in Wolsztyn dates to the 17th century. The Jewi...

  • Americans in World War I

    In memory of those who served in World War I. Links and other resources Last Known WWI Vet Dead at 110 , Florence Green served as a mess steward in the Women's Royal Air Force. Welsh history of World War One to go online Rainbow Division Roster Interesting Americans with WW1 Connections Alice Bright, Lady Lowther , was the joint hon. secretary of the American Women’s Wa...

    Tags:
  • Memorial to Lives Lost in War

    Scope of Project A listing of individuals killed by the violence of war. Overview This project is dedicated as a silent memorial both for those whose lives were cut short by the violence of war and for their surviving family members whose lives were forever affected by those deaths. It is a place of honor and quiet reflection where one can see the true scope that war has had on every soc...

    Tags:
  • SmartCopy

    Tool for copying genealogical data into Geni. SmartCopy is a Google Chrome browser extension that allows advanced Geni users to copy information and profiles from various sources into Geni. It provides quick access to research links and HistoryLink tools. Download SmartCopy Supported Sites MyHeritage Data ( SuperSearch, Smart Matches, Record Matches ). MyHeritage Genealogies Billi...

  • World War II - Pearl Harbor - USS Arizona

    USS Arizona was a Pennsylvania-class battleship built for and by the United States Navy in the mid-1910s. Named in honor of the 48th state's recent admission into the union, the ship was the second and last of the Pennsylvania class of "super-dreadnought" battleships. Although commissioned in 1916, the ship remained stateside during World War I . Shortly after the end of the war, Arizona was on...

  • Polygamists

    Polygamists The object of this project is to gather together GENi profiles of men and women from anywhere in the world who were polygamists. Please add any Geni profiles to the project See Separate Project for Bigamists Definitions Polygamy - the practice or custom of having more than one wife or husband at the same time. Polygamy exists in three specific forms: polygyny - in instan...

  • International Dutch Portal

    Tracing ancestors in The Netherlands and Flanders. (This portal is associated with the Portaal voor Nederlandstaligen , the portal for Dutch speaking Geni users) . This is the access point for the global Geni user community to the Dutch speaking users and Dutch-language sources. This portal helps you to find... Dutch-speaking users who can help you with your research access to onlin...

  • French Resistance Movements during WWII

    Background of the Movements The French Resistance movement is an umbrella term which covered numerous anti-German resistance groups that were based within France. There were a number of resistance movements, some that took direct orders from the Special Operations Executive , there was the communist resistance, groups loyal to de Gaulle , regional resistance movements that wanted independen...

  • Aleppo, Syria's Legendary Jewish Community

    The Continuing Mysteries of the Aleppo Codex 2014 The Aleppo Codex Read Online Aleppo, Syria Aleppo , Aram Soba (Tsova) and Halab are interchangeable names for the same city in northwest Syria. Aleppo was the name given to Halab by the Italian merchants in the 14th and 15th centuries. 500 - 900CE Jewish settlement in Aleppo has continued uninterruptedly since Roman times. Th...

  • Longueuil, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview ( carte map ) Toponymie Toponymy « Longueuil » fut nommé par Charles Le Moyne, sieur de Longueuil en souvenir de sa Normandie natale et plus particulièrement du village où naquit sa mère, Judith Duchesne. Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ...

  • Nicolet, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} Sources Nicolet (ville), PADREM

  • Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada

    Sources Trois-Rivières (ville),PADREM Trois-Rivières-Ouest (ville), PADREM Trois-Rivières (municipalité), PADREM To Process René Gaultier de Varennes , gouverneur paroisse: L'Immaculée-Conception, 1615

  • 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...

  • King's Daughters

    Introduction The King's Daughters (French: Filles du Roi; Filles du Roy) is a term used to refer to the approximately 800 young French women who immigrated to New France between 1663 and 1673 as part of a program sponsored by Louis XIV . The program was designed to boost Canada's population both by encouraging male immigrants to settle there, and by promoting marriage, family formation and th...

  • Imigrantes Neerlandeses ao Brasil / Dutch immigrants to Brazil

    Imigração neerlandesa no Brasil foi o movimento migratório ocorrido nos séculos XIX e XX de neerlandeses para várias regiões do Brasil. Apesar da imigração neerlandesa ter sido menos expressiva do que a de outros grupos de imigrantes, os imigrantes neerlandeses formaram cooperativas e empresas agrícolas em todas as regiões on...

  • Os Bandeirantes

    Bandeirantes Origem: Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre ( Bandeirantes , in English: Bandeirantes ) Denominam-se bandeirantes os sertanistas de São Paulo, que, a partir do início do século XVI, penetraram nos sertões brasileiros em busca de riquezas minerais, sobretudo a prata, abundante na América espanhola, indígenas para escraviza�...

  • United States House of Representatives

    The United States House of Representatives From Wikipedia: The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the United States Congress (bicameral legislature). It is frequently referred to as 'the House'. The other house is the Senate. The composition and powers of the House are established in Article One of the United States Constitution. The major power of the House ...

  • 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...

  • Inventors

    Inventors are people who invent unique or novel devices, methods, compositions, processes or discoveries. List of notable inventors For a complete list, please see: Inventors Project Profiles . Dr. Andre Cipriani , pioneered the development of the Cobalt-60 Therapy units which are used for the treatment of cancer and occupational radiation protection. External links Wikipedia - ...

  • Holocaust in Poland

    The Holocaust in Nazi-occupied Poland took the lives of three million Polish Jews, destroying an entire civilization. Poles represented the largest number of people who rescued Jews during the Holocaust. To date, 6,135 Poles have been awarded the title of Righteous Among the Nations by the State of Israel 700 of which received their awards posthumously. Between October 1939 and July 1942 a sy...

  • Salty Dogs, Captains, and Mariners

    “Salty Dog” is nautical slang for an experienced sailor who has spent much of their life aboard a ship at sea. A salty dog is often given increased credibility by ship mates in matters pertaining to ship-board life and duties. Also known as an “old salt.” This project will include captains of the following kinds of vessels: Riverboats - A riverboat is a watercr...

  • American politicians

    American politicians are people who are professionally involved in politics in the United States. Related projects Continental Congress United States Cabinet members United States Presidents and Vice Presidents United States Senators

  • Carpenters

    Everyone is invited to add their "hammering" ancestors to this project (profiles must be set to public). Project collaborators, feel free to update the project description, adding notes, documents, images, resources ... and inviting more collaborators. From Glimpses of 17th and 18th Century colonial American life There were men who earned a living at carpentry.  If they lived in a po...

  • Jewish families from Široké Třebčice (Weitentrebetisch), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Široké Třebčice (Weitentrebetisch) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jewish families Wielkie Oczy

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Wielkie Oczy, Poland A Story of the Jews of Wielkie Oczy YouTube Video Rabbis of "BIG EYES" Wielkie Oczy רבני וייעלקאצי Location: Coordinates: 50°1′22″N 23°9′44″E Wielkie Oczy [&#x...

  • Jewish Families from Lochovice, Bohemia

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families form Lochotovice, Bohemia.

  • Tallinna Hiiu - Rahu kalmistu

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

  • Amherst College

    Amherst College== College is a private liberal arts college located in Amherst, Massachusetts, United States. Amherst is an exclusively undergraduate four-year institution and enrolled 1,817 students in the fall of 2012. Students choose courses from 35 major programs in an unusually open curriculum. Amherst is ranked as the second best liberal arts college in the country by U.S. News & World Re...

  • American Teachers

    Please add profiles of your teaching ancestors - anyone from famous professors to Sunday school teachers - and everyone in between. Collaborators, please update the project page, add resources, images, documents ... And invite more collaborators. notables Rev. Ralph Wheelock, America's First Public School Teacher resources The History of Education in America - Colonial Education...

  • Shawnee History

    The goal of this project is to develop genealogical and historical knowledge of the Shawnee, indigenous peoples of North America. Who are the Shawnee? (from ) Shawnee comes from the Algonquin word "shawun," meaning "southerner." Shawnee usually call themselves the Shawano or Shawanoe or Shawanese. They are an Algonquian-speaking people native to North America. Historically they inhabited ...

    Tags:
  • Montréal, Québec, Canada

    Toponymie Toponymy Montréal n'a jamais fait partie d'un comté. Laisser le camps County vide. Montreal was never in a county. Leave the County field blank. « Ville Marie » : nom utilisé jusqu'en 1700. Le nom de lieu « Ville de Montréal » supplanta définitivement Ville-Marie au début du XVIIIe siècle. Geni Ti...

  • Gunpowder Plot

    Gunpowder Plot The Gunpowder Plot of 1605, in earlier centuries often called the Gunpowder Treason Plot or the Jesuit Treason, was a failed assassination attempt against King James I of England and VI of Scotland by a group of provincial English Catholics led by Robert Catesby. The plan was to blow up the House of Lords during the State Opening of England's Parliament on 5 November 1605, ...

  • Jewish Families from Spálené Poříčí (Brennporitchen), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Spálené Poříčí (Brennporitschen) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Spalene Porici Bren-Proritschen, south of Pilsen The Jewish settlement was here probably before 1623, but according to other sources the first Jews came here after the thirty years' war. These Jews lived in several...

  • Tallinna Pärnamäe kalmistu

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

  • Geni Polska

    Zapraszamy do uczestniczenia w projekcie Geni Polska - który ma na celu skupienie jak największej liczby polskich użytkowników Geni w celu lepszej i wydajniejszej współpracy! W przypadku jakichkolwiek pytań kliknij tutaj . For English language, please see In English thread in Geni Polska message board. Członków prosimy o zaprasz...

  • Imigrantes portugueses dos Açores ao Brasil

    A Imigração Açoriana no Brasil foi estimulada pelo interesse de Portugal em povoar o território do Brasil colônia, alternativa empregada para impedir a exploração das novas terras portuguesas por outras nacionalidades. A vinda de imigrantes açorianos stá muito ligada à imigração de portugueses no Brasil. Ap&#x...

  • Amerikaans 'vergeten' Bombardement ∴ 1944 ∴ Nijmegen

    work in progress Amerikaans 'vergeten' Bombardement ∴ 1944 ∴ 22 februari ∴ 00:00 uur ∴ Nijmegen ∴ Nederland . . elders op internet Documentaire Andere TIJDEN Complete slachtofferlijst ooggetuigen kent u in uw familie ooggetuigen, dan zijn hun 'oral stories' welkom in een discussie-inbreng slachtoffers Er vielen ca. 800 slachtoff...

  • University of Pennsylvania

    University of Pennsylvania The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn or UPenn) is an American private Ivy League research university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Penn considers itself the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, as well as the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate stu...

  • Brown University

    Brown University Brown University is an American private Ivy League research university located in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Founded in 1764 prior to American independence from the British Empire as the College in the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations early in the reign of King George III (1760–1820), Brown is the third oldest institution of hig...

  • Collection «Tanguay»

    « Le père de la généalogie canadienne-française » Monseigneur Cyprien Tanguay (1819-1902): prélat romain, prêtre, généalogiste, professeur Titres, associations Camérier Secret de Sa Sainteté, le pape Léon XIII Attaché du Bureau des Statistiques du Canada Doctor-ès-Lettres de ...

  • KZ Treblinka

    Treblinka Extermination Camp Konzentrationslager (Concentration Camp) Treblinka (Polish pronunciation: [trɛˈbʎinka]) was a Nazi extermination camp in occupied Poland during World War II near the village of Treblinka in the modern-day Masovian Voivodeship of Poland. The camp, which was constructed as part of Operation Reinhard, operated between July 23, 1942 and October ...

    Tags:
  • Palmares Republic in Brazil

    Palmares, or Quilombo dos Palmares, was a fugitive community of escaped slaves and others in colonial Brazil that developed from 1605 until its suppression in 1694. It was located in what is today the Brazilian state of Alagoas. ( ) Zumbi and Palmares, Brazil ). The largest of the quilombos was the Quilombo dos Palmares, located in today's Alagoas state, governed by semi-mythical leaders Gang...

  • People form Quincy,Adams County,Illinois

    Project for those who came from Quincy,Adams County,ILL.

  • Saarde kalmistu

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

  • Unincorporated Communities and Townships of Andrew County,Missouri

    This project is for those Unincorporated Communities and Townships of Andrew County,Missouri.

  • Eestlased Rootsis / Estonians in Sweden

    Siia projekti soovime Geni'st kokku koguda tuntumaid eestlased Rootsis läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Gotlandile jõudnud sõjapõgenikud 1939-1945 ja

  • Lieutenant Governors of Manitoba

    The Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba /lɛfˈtɛnənt/ is the viceregal representative in Manitoba of the Canadian monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, who operates distinctly within the province but is also shared equally with the ten other jurisdictions of Canada, as well as the other Commonwealth realms and any subdivisions thereof, and resides predominantly in her oldest realm...

  • Almirantes de Portugal (Admirals of Portugal)

    Almirante de Portugal ou Almirante do Reino era um alto cargo e um título da Coroa de Portugal. O cargo foi criado pelo Rei D. Dinis, no século XIII com a função de exercer o comando da Armada Real. Para primeiro titular do cargo foi nomeado o genovês Manuel Pessanha. Mais tarde ao cargo de Almirante de Portugal, deixou de estar ligada uma funçã...

201-300 of 15046 projects