Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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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...

  • Social Reformers and Revolutionaries

    Social Reformers and Revolutionaries Please link Geni profiles of reformers and revolutionaries to this project - notables can be added to the list below. See also Dissident Freedom Activists Worldwide Definitions: Reformer - a disputant who advocates reform Revolutionary - a person engaged in political revolution. Bold links are to Geni Profiles. A Samuel Adams (1722-...

  • Minsk Ghetto גטו מינסק

    The Minsk Ghetto was created soon after the German invasion of the Soviet Union. It was one of the largest in Eastern Europe , and the largest in the German-occupied territory of the Soviet Union. It housed close to 100,000 Jews, most of whom perished in The Holocaust. The ghetto was created soon after the German invasion of the Soviet Union and capture of the city of Minsk, capital of the Be...

  • Colonial American Doctors

    Please add the profiles of the chirurgeons, physicans, midwives, apothecaries and bonesetters who were our earliest doctors. Collaborators, feel free to update the page and add resource materials. Please note: 40% of the physicians in the early colonies were women. Midwives at this time were considered doctors. 18th Century American Medicine From In 18th Century England, there were th...

  • Suomalaiset suutarit - Finnish shoemakers

    Suutari (ruots. skomakare, eng. shoemaker) on käsityöläinen, joka valmistaa ja korjaa kenkiä. Suomessa kuten muualla Euroopassakin käsityöläiset olivat järjestäytyneet ammattikuntalaitoksiin, jotka lakkautettiin Suomessa 1868. (Ammattikuntalaitos. 2016. Wikipedia. Viitattu 9.5.2017. Https://fi.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ammattikuntalaitos . Maaseutua varten luotiin 1600-luvun lopulla pitäjänkäsityö...

  • Clergy

    Clergy Tracing the faith and religious convictions of your family This project will work in conjunction with the "History Project" to give you a report of how many Clergy(equivalent in any Religion or Faith) were in your family. Please add ANY profiles of ANY Clergy or equivalent in any Religion or Faith to this project, to take advantage of the "History Project App" . On the screen w...

  • Sobibor Extermination Camp - מחנה ההשמדה סוביבור

    Sobibór was a Nazi German extermination camp located on the outskirts of the Sobibór village, which was located in the eastern part of Lublin Voivodeship, Poland, close to the Chelm-Wlodawa railway line. The camp was 5km away from the Bug River, which today forms the border between Poland and the Ukraine. In 1942 the area around Sobibór was swampy, densely wooded and sparsely populated. It ...

  • Jewish Families from Koloděje nad Lužnicí (Kalladay)

    The following are representative profiles for the various families in Koloděje nad Lužnicí (Kalladei): Löwy Antscherlik (1720) Sallomon Baasch (1746) Jakob Becker (1746) Israel Biegler (1750) David Boller (1729) Isak Diamant Jacob Ehrlich (1723) Salamon Epstein (1753)

  • Bengt Jakob Ignatiuksen jälkeläiset

    Ignatius -suku on lähtöisin Viipurin läheltä Ignattalan kylästä, jossa vuoden 1543 maakirjan mukaan asui Per Maununpoika Ignatt. Suvun ensimmäinen kirkonmies oli Mathias Ignatius (s. n. 1610 Viipurissa ja k. 1680 Juvalla). Hän työskenteli pappina Savonlinnassa. Sukuseuramme kantaisäksi sukuseuran sääntöjen mukaan on nimetty teologian tohtori, Vihdin kirkkoherra 1794 - 1801, Halikon kirkkoherr...

  • Jewish Families of Kraków (Poland) - קהילת יהודי קראקוב

    Krakow was one of the largest Jewish centers in Poland/Galicia. Founded before the end of the first millennium, the city of Krakow (Cracow), located today in southern Poland, served as the seat of the Piast Dynasty and eventually as the capital of the Polish Kingdom until the early 17th century. After the third partition of Poland in 1795, Krakow became the seat of Galicia province in the Aus...

  • Village Leppäniemi, Suojärvi, Finland

    Tämä projekti on Suojärven Leppäniemen kylän kyläprojekti. Projekti sisältää kylän asutusluetteloita, tarinoita ja valokuvia, linkkeineen sukupuuhun. Kyläprojekti kehittyy ja täydentyy jatkuvasti. Leppäniemen kyläkartta ( linkki tulossa ) Leppäniemen asutusluettelo Tarinoita suomeksi ja karjalaksi Leppäniemeläisiä sukuja Leppäniemeen liittyviä kuvia, artikkeleita, asiakirjoja ja vid...

  • Village Varpakylä, Suojärvi, Finland

    Tämä projekti on Suojärven Varpakylän kylän kyläprojekti. Projekti sisältää kylän asutusluetteloita, tarinoita ja valokuvia, linkkeineen sukupuuhun. Kyläprojekti kehittyy ja täydentyy jatkuvasti. Varpakylän kyläkartta ( linkki tulossa ) Varpakylän asutusluettelo Tarinoita suomeksi ja karjalaksi Varpakyläläisiä sukuja Varpakylään liittyviä kuvia, artikkeleita, asiakirjoja ja videoita

  • H11a (Mitochondrial DNA)

    (Geni.com initiated Project) Identifying Mutations: [T961g ; A16293G] Add more information about the H11a (Mitochondrial DNA) project or haplogroup. Back to H11 mtDNA Project Most distant H11a maternal ancestors : Trijntje Theunisz Gansevanger (b.1620c. Netherland d.1715c. South Africa) Person tested: C Barry (Now H11a-T152C) Anna Henriksdotter Himainen (b.1833 Sweden) Perso...

  • Luhangan paikkakuntaprojekti: kylät, taloja ja torppia

    Aloitettu 25.5.2017 . Tervetuloa rakentamaan Luhankaa eläväksi Genissä – näin pääset mukaan Voit aloittaa liittymällä projektiin yhteistyökumppaniksi, kohdasta Toiminnot > Liity yhteistyökumppaniksi . Tämän jälkeen voit hyväksyä myös uusia yhteistyökumppaneita, liittymispyynnöt lähettyvät kaikille yhteistyökumppaneille, kun joku on pyynnön hyväksynyt, se riittää. Voit liittää ylläpitämiäsi ...

  • BOTES unlinked

    This is the Project that every unlinked Botes profile [abbreviation UNL] should be added to first. Any person whose born/maiden name is BOTES and for whom there is no answer to the question: WHO IS HIS/HER FATHER? should be listed here. The intention of this project is to be a hub of information for unlinked Botes Profiles so that through collaboration, they could be linked to his/her father ...

  • Sysmän kylät, talot, talonhaltijoita Portaali

    (Use Google Translate) Sysmän talonhaltijat projekti on aloitettu 9.4.2017. Taloihin, isäntäväkeen ja sukuihinsa pääset tutustumaan kyläprojektien kautta. Ensimmäiset harjakaiset vietettiin Nikkaroisten Anttilassa 15.4.2017, Keski-Suomen, Pirkanmaa ja Häme Geni-projektin teemaviikonloppu tapahtumassa Tervetuloa rakentamaan Sysmää asutuksi Genissä! Voit aloittaa liittymällä projektiin yhte...

  • Sysmä, Nikkaroisten kylä, talot

    Nikkaroisten kylä sijaitsee Asikkalasta Sysmään johtavan tien varrella. Vanha kylätontin paikka on lähellä kylän pohjoisosassa olevaa Auhjärveä. Kylän alue on käsitelty kahdessa osassa Auhjärven ja Nikkaroisten kulttuurimaisemana maisemallisen katkoksen takia. Kylän keskuksen eteläosassa mäellä on Nikkaroisten vuonna 1915 perustetun nuorisoseuran vuonna 1927 valmistunut talo Papula. Klassistine...

  • Locality Lappee, Finland

    Lappee locality project Genealogy project for Lappee and the neighbouring areas. In addition to this locality project, please register also to the larger entity, Finland and Karelia Project , that builds family tree in the whole Finland and Karelia. Please register also to the relevant village projects (list below). Joining projects: in the project page, click "Actions" > "Join project". ...

  • Sysmä, Nuoramoisten kylä, talot

    aloitetttu 13.4.2017 tl Tervetuloa yhteistyökumppaniksi Nuoramoisten kylä ja talonhaltijaprojekteihin! (Toiminnot > Liity projektiin) Kun lisäät Nuoramoisissa asuneen henkilön profiilin projektiin, tarkista että syntymäpaikkatiedot oikeassa kohdassa, tämä helpottaa jatkossa projektiin liitettyjen profiilien tarkastelua ja lajittelua. Paikkatiedon tallenus profiiliin Talot Tikka Laur...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Project Carsten, Karsten and the descendants.

    This project is dedicated to unite the family Carsten . Given that there are so many variants of the name, I opt to choose to use the variant Carsten as a generic name for the family. Two reasons. i) Simplicity. And, ii) it may be the most common variant of the names. But no matter what the spelling, the term "Carsten" should refer to family Carsten which originates from Lübeck, Germany, ...

  • 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,...

  • Pulitzer Prizes

    the Pulitzer Prize: honoring Excellence in journalism and the arts since 1917 Pulitzer Prize Boards 2011-2012 see website 2010-2011 see website 2009-2010 see website Winners and Finalists 2011 Journalism Letters, Drama and Music no special citations Past Winners & Finalists Journalism Beat Reporting 1991-2006 Breaking News Photography 2000-present Breaking Ne...

  • Jewish Argentina

    Argentina Jewish Online Databases Jewish Genealogical Society of Argentina Jewish Genealogy in Argentina Argentina Immigration Records Argentina Jewish Burial Records Argentina Jewish Links & Resources History: The history of the Jews of Argentina goes back to the days of the Spanish Inquisition and Portuguese Inquisition, when Jews fleeing persecution settled in what is now A...

  • Anemia

    Anemia Add people who have or had anemia or their death is related to anemia. Anemia , also spelled anaemia, is usually defined as a decrease in the amount of red blood cells (RBCs) or hemoglobin in the blood. It can also be defined as a lowered ability of the blood to carry oxygen. When anemia comes on slowly, the symptoms are often vague and may include: feeling tired, weakness, shortness...

  • Jewish Families from Alsace, France

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Alsace, France. JewishGen-Alsace

  • Jews of Ohio

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Ohio . Subprojects: Jews of Cleveland and Jews of Cincinnati . Jewish settlement in Ohio paralleled the opening of new lands to the west of the Allegheny and Appalachian Mountains, the development of canals, roads, and later, railroads. The first documented Jewish settler in Ohio was an English watchmaker named Joseph Jonas ,...

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  • Vanhan Saarijärven sukupuu

    Saarijärvi, Karstula ja Kyyjärvi Projekti aloitettu 20.6.2017

  • Jewish Families from Myslkovice (Miskowitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    Myslkovice is a village and municipality (obec) in Tábor District in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality covers an area of 4.87 square kilometres (1.88 sq mi), and has a population of 362 (as at 28 August 2006). Myslkovice lies approximately 15 kilometres (9 mi) south-east of Tábor, 41 km (25 mi) north-east of České Budějovice, and 91 km (57 mi) south of Prague. ...

  • 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...

  • War of 1812

    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 o...

  • Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court

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

  • 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 on Nove...

  • Connecticut with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

    This project is for those from Connecticut. Instructions. If the the community is not list you can create it.If you do not know where in the State the person is from.Please place him in project any way. (Name of City,Town,Etc),(Name of County),(Name of State). Please go to following link for more information.

  • Williams College

    Williams College Williams College is a private liberal arts college located in Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States. It was established in 1793 with funds from the estate of Ephraim Williams. Originally a men's college, Williams became co-educational in 1970. Fraternities were also phased out during this period, beginning in 1962. Williams forms part of the historic Little Three colle...

  • 18th Century British Politicians

    18th Century British Politicians Picture Right: Henry Drummond who in 1774 entered parliament, representing Wendover, Buckinghamshire. He was a supporter of Lord North, and in 1780, at North’s suggestion, he was elected an MP for Midhurst in Sussex. He held that seat until 1790. It would be most helpful if when adding a profile you could please add it also to the alphabetical list below and...

  • Lesser Figures in the American Civil War

    A project for the lesser known figures (e.g., common soldiers, spies, people who helped free slaves, etc.) in the American Civil War. This can also include famous people who are not known for their service in this war. This war was fought by many, both in action and in the aid of the people's' spirit. So let us not forget all who fought this grandiose war. We include both people who sided with ...

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

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

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  • Georgia with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

    This project is for those from Georgia and/or their respective Counties.In some cases only Counties are listed. Some communities are in two or more counties. If you have a specific community please do the following: (Name of Community),(Name of County),Georgia. Please go to following link for more information.

  • Battle of Chickamauga

    The Battle of Chickamauga, fought September 19–20, 1863, marked the end of a Union offensive in southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia called the Chickamauga Campaign. The battle was the most significant Union defeat in the Western Theater of the American Civil War and involved the second highest number of casualties in the war following the Battle of Gettysburg. The battle was f...

  • US Civil War Notables

    This project focuses on Civil War "notables" from the Union and Confederate armies and their families. Meaning of the word notables: NOTABLES, noun famous or important persons worthy of attention or notice; remarkable. including officers, volunteers, and draftees on both sides who are or should be recognized for their "NOTABLE" activities during the American Civil War — whethe...

  • Jewish Families from Kirrweiler (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kirrweiler (Rheinland-Pfalz), Germany, located about 110 km Southwest of Frankfort. A nearby town is Landau. JewishGen-Kirrweiler (Rheinland-Pfalz) Book available at the Leo Baeck Institute: Kirrweiler Title: Der juedische Friedhof in Kirrweiler : Begraebnisplatz fuer Kirrweiler, Maikammer und Diedesfeld Author: Be...

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

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

  • The Groton Avery Clan

    Background In 1912 Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery published the seminal two volume edition THE GROTON AVERY CLAN. To this day it stands as the most complete and well researched genealogical reference of the Groton, Connecticut Avery line descended from Christopher Avery and Margery Stephens of England. This project is a compilation of Geni Profiles that are cit...

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  • Yeoman

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

  • 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...

  • Jewish Families from Hamburg, Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Hamburg, Germany also known as Hamborg [Fr & DK]. JewishGen-Hamburg Jews and Germans of Hamburg Hamburg Jewish Cemetery Hamburg, "Jüdische Friedhof Ohlsdorf": Overview The history of Hamburg begins with its foundation in the 9th century as a mission settlement to convert the Saxons. Since the Middle Ages Hambu...

  • McKee's Unconnected on GENI

    McKee's Unconnected on GENI Will be a means to list all branches on GENI that are not connected There are two other projects that are a part of this Mckees of Virginia, Kentucky & Indiana and McKee - Ancestry It is hoped that this will eliminate the bulk from these pages and will provided a single one stop research page to list these lines As they are connected it will be easier to dele...

  • Education Portal

    Purpose Designed to include links to all education related projects including Universities and Colleges. Canada The complete list of Universities for Canada can be found at Canadian Universities Portal . The list of Canadian Colleges can be found at Canadian Colleges Portal .

  • 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...

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  • American stage actors

    For stage actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American stage actors are actors from the United States who perform on stage. External links Wikipedia.org - American stage actors Records of the New York stage, from 1750 to 1860

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  • Sarah Lawrence College

    Sarah Lawrence College _______ Sarah Lawrence College is a private liberal arts college in the United States. It is located in southern Westchester County, New York, in the city of Yonkers, 15 miles (24 km) north of Manhattan. The college is known for its rigorous academic standards, low student-to-faculty ratio, and highly individualized course of study. The school models its approach ...

  • Czech Americans / Čechoameričané

    Czech Americans (Czech: Čechoameričané ), known in the 19th and early 20th century as Bohemian Americans, are citizens of the United States who are of Czech birth or descent. Czechs originate from the Czech lands, a term which refers to the majority of the traditional lands of the Bohemian Crown, namely Bohemia, Moravia and Czech Silesia. These lands have been governed by a variety of states, i...

  • Law & Order: Guest Stars Unit

    In the "Law & Order" franchises, the characters are represented by two separate yet equally important groups: the stars, who play the regular characters; and the guest stars, who show up occasionally to win Emmys. These are their profiles. This project is for celebrities who have guest-starred on any of the Law & Order television franchises: Law & Order (September 13, 1990 - May 24, 2010)...

  • United Empire Loyalists

    "The name United Empire Loyalists is an honorific given after the fact to those American Loyalists who resettled in British North America and other British Colonies as an act of fealty to King George III after the British defeat in the American Revolutionary War and prior to the Treaty of Paris." (Wikipedia) United Empire Loyalists May we always remember that these brave men and women, were...

  • American Revolution: New York and New Jersey campaign (July 1776 - March 1777)

    American Revolution: New York and New Jersey campaign (July 1776 - March 1777) In Wikipedia Result: New York: British gain control of New York City, British victory New Jersey: Americans lose and then regain control of New Jersey, American victory The New York and New Jersey campaign was a series of battles for control of New York City and the state of New Jersey in the American Rev...

  • Kavalleri-regemente i Ingermanland, Estland och Lifland

    Kavalleri-regemente i Ingermanland, Estland och Lifland Tiesenhausenin rakuunarykmentti 1700- 1721, myös nimeltään 'Kavalleri-regemente i Ingermanland, Estland och Lifland' sekä 'Nuoren kuningattaren henkirykmentti' eli 'Unga drottningens lifregemente till häst'. Toimi Virossa, Inkerin- ja Liivinmaalla, mutta moni sotilas jäi Suomeen. "Adam Lewenhauptin kirja "Karl XII:s officerare" tuntee ka...

  • TAG for Leanne for Australian Pioneers

    This project is a place for Leanne to put links to profiles that I have more information on (ie other children not noted in Geni) for me to come back to. Once a profile is updated on Geni I will remove it from the project. If there is a profile on here that you are interested in - send Leanne Minny a PM and I will try to do it next.

  • The Society of the Cincinnati

    The Society of the Cincinnati is an historical, hereditary lineage organization with branches in the United States and France, founded in 1783 to preserve the ideals and fellowship of the American Revolutionary War officers and the French officers who fought alongside them. Now in its third century, the Society promotes public interest in the American Revolution through its library and museum c...

  • Grand Army of the Republic

    The "Grand Army of the Republic" (G.A.R.) was a fraternal organization composed of veterans of the Union Army (United States Army), Union Navy (U.S. Navy), Marines and the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service who served in the American Civil War for the Northern/Federal forces. Founded in 1866 in Decatur, Illinois, and growing to include hundreds of posts (local community units) across the nation, (pred...

  • Arlington County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site This project is a table of contents for all of the projects related to Arlington County, Virginia. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

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  • Jewish Families from Kobryn, Belarus

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Kobryn, Belarus. JewishGen-Kobryn Kobryn Ghetto

  • R-M269 (Y-DNA)

    R-M269 (also known as R1b1a2) is the most dominant subclade of R-M343 (R1b), which is itself the most common Y-DNA haplogroup in Western Europe. This haplogroup is believed to have originated about 9,500 years ago in the region of the Black Sea, and then spread to Europe very soon thereafter. Researchers recently announced that Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun belongs to R-M269, although it is un...

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  • Treblinka Extermination Camp - מחנה ההשמדה טרבלינקה

    Treblinka Extermination Camp - KZ Treblinka 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 19, 19...

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  • Notable German Jews

    Notable German Jews Wikipedia Natural Scientists Adolf von Baeyer , industrial chemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1905) (Jewish mother) Norbert Berkowitz, physicist Hans Bethe , nuclear physics, Nobel Prize (1967) Sir Walter Bodmer, medical researcher Max Born , quantum mechanics, Nobel Prize (1954) Heinrich Caro, industrial chemist Nikodem Caro, industrial chemist A...

  • de Willem de KOONING Academie - Rotterdam - Nederland

    de Willem de KOONING academy ‧ Rotterdam ‧ NLD history KOONING, Willem de ‧ 1904-1997 ‧ ZWART, Piet ‧ 1885-1977 ‧ fotograaf ‧ schilder ‧ Akademie-docent ‧ design-duizendpoot : postzegels ‧ reclamedrukwerk ‧ boeken ‧ interieurs ‧ meubels ‧ oa.BRUYNZEEL-keuken ‧ ACTORES students & docenten & etc. —A— AKKER, Elizabeth van den , textielkunstenares, leerling (1953-1957), diploma ...

  • Suicide in response to Nazi oppression

    Rather than face deportation and murder, a number of victims of Nazi oppression committed suicide. For example, in the wake of Germany's annexation of Austria, hundreds of Jews took their own lives. Today this final act of desperation is seen as an act of resistance, of an attempt at some sort of self-determination by the victims of Nazi oppression. This project seeks to collect the profiles of...

  • 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 4 sets...

  • Scandinavian sagas

    Project Scandinavian sagas This project has as its aim to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information present in the parts of the Saga literature that present a reasonably coherent picture. Further, that each profile mentioned in these sagas will be represented exactly once in the Big Tree, and have in the "About me" the reference to the place in the saga whe...

  • Huguenot World Diaspora

    This project aims to provide an Overarching Index for Country-Specific Projects documenting Huguenot Refugee Emigration. I've called for help and input on this discussion THIS IS JUST AN IDEA OF HOW IT MIGHT LOOK - PLEASE JUMP IN & HELP SET IT UP & EDIT (Sharon) The Huguenots were French and Flemish Protestants who fled their own countries because of religious persecution. There were two main...

  • Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada

    The Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada was created by the Constitutional Act of 1791. It was the elected part of the legislature for the province of Upper Canada, functioning as the lower house in the Parliament of Upper Canada. Its legislative power was subject to veto by the appointed Lieutenant Governor, Executive Council, and Legislative Council.The first elections in Upper Canada, in whi...

  • Canadian Politicians

    The purpose of this project is to keep track of all of those who have served as an elected official in Canada or as a Senator. This even includes those who were appointed to their political position in Municipal Politics. Please add all relevant profiles to this project as well as the associated Century projects. These include Municipal, Provincial or Federal politicians.

  • 19th Century Canadian Politicians

    The purpose of this project is to keep track of all of those who have served as an elected official in Canada or as a Senator during the 19th Century.Please add all relevant profiles to this project as well as the Canadian Politicians Master Project.These include Municipal, Provincial or Federal politicians.

  • Legislative Council of the Province of Canada

    The Legislative Council of the Province of Canada was the upper house for the Province of Canada, which consisted of the former provinces of Lower Canada, then known as Canada East and later the province of Quebec, and Upper Canada, then known as Canada West and later the province of Ontario. It was created by The Union Act of 1840.The first session of parliament began in Kingston in Canada Wes...

  • Notables in the Newspaper Business

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  • Священнослужители Рязанской епархии

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  • Gårdshistorikk: Indre Våje, 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

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  • Imigrantes Austríacos ao Brasil

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  • Suomalaiset siirtolaiset - Finnish emigrants

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  • Imigrantes ao Brasil / Immigrants to Brazil

    Inúmeros fluxos de imigração ao Brasil ocorreram desde a chegada dos portugueses em 1500. Muitas árvores genealógicas brasileiras são interrompidas no antepassado imigrante. Este projeto tenta facilitar a identificação deles, de forma a estreitar a possibilidade de contato com as árvores de outros países. Também são listados os poucos índios autóctones dos quais se tem registro da descendên...

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