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  • RMS Titanic

    RMS TITANIC On the 14th of April 2012 it was 100 years ago the Titanic disaster took place. This project aims to identify and list the survivors and casualties of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. In this Titanic centenary year the Titanic project will become an ongoing project with the aim to build all passenger family-trees Overview RMS Titanic was the largest passenger steamship in the...

  • Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada

    Overview and Objectives The purpose of this project is to establish simple and meaningful standards to location names in Québec, Canada, names that can be used consistently within profiles. The scope starts with the discovery of Canada by Jacques Quartier in 1534 and continues today. ( Map of Canada circa 1543 ) The territory covered by the name "Québec" has had gigantic flu...

  • Lac-Kénogami, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview Lac-Kénogami ( carte map ) est un secteur situé au nord du lac Kénogami et à la source de la rivière aux Sables, dans l' arrondissement de Jonquière de la ville de Saguenay au Québec. Toponymie Toponymy « Canton Kénogami » : Forme utilisée de 1897 à 1986. « Lac Kéno...

  • Norwegian American

    Emigration from Norway to the United States of America. This project is about emigrants from Norway to USA. Index Links Norwegian-American Settlements in The US From which county in Norway was the emigrants born? Østfold Akershus Oslo Hedmark Oppland Buskerud Vestfold Telemark Aust Agder Vest Agder Rogaland Hordaland Sogn og Fjordane Møre ...

  • Jonquière, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Vue sur la carte . Toponymie Dans l'histoire de la municipalité on retrouve plusieurs variations de son nom. Dans cette section nous allons explorer ces variations et tenter de fournir une description et explication pour chacune. « Saint-Dominique-de-Jonquières » : Variation utilisée de 1883 à 1909. « Saint-Dominique-de-...

  • Jewish Families of Hodonin (Göding), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Hodonín (Göding) in today's Czech Republic. The KehilaLinks page on Hodonín (JewishGen) tells us that "a Jewish community existed in Hodonín as early as the first half of the 17th century. Most Jewish families of the fairly large community were expelled from the town in the ...

  • Laterrière, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} Sources Laterrière (Québec), Wikipédia

  • United States House of Representatives from Arizona

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  • Eesti ettevõtjad

    Siia projekti koondame kõik Eestis ettevõtlusega tegutsenud isikud.

  • Eesti diplomaadid

    Eesmärk Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti diplomaate (suursaadikuid, konsuleid, aukonsuleid jt) läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Allikad Eesti välisteenistus. Biograafiline leksikon. 1918-1940 Isikud (1918-1940) Voldemar Aders Friedrich Karl Akel Jüri Annusson Eugen Antson Karl Ast (Karl Rumor) Johannes Bauer

  • Poets

    A poet's work can be literal, meaning that his work is derived from a specific event, or metaphorical, meaning that his work can take on many meanings and forms. Poets have existed since antiquity, in nearly all languages, and have produced works that vary greatly in different cultures and time periods. Throughout each civilization and language, poets have used various styles that have changed ...

  • Eesti laevajuhid - Estonian shipmasters and other shipworkers

    Siia soovime koondada kõik elukutselised Eesti laevajuhid, reederid, pootsmanid, meremehed, mereväelased, lootsid, sadamakaptenid, laevakaptenid, metskaptenid, laevaehitajad, elukutselised kalurid, majakavahid, hüdrograafid ja ka muude laeva-ametite esindajad. Kasulikku teavet: Visa reeder Kristjan Jurnas ehk Pärnu Jõnn ja tema laevad m...

  • Eesti kaugmerekaptenid ja laevaehitajad

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti merekapteneid ja laevaehitajaid aga ka muid Eesti merendusega ning Eesti laevandusega seotud isikuid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Sel teemal on mitmed raamatud, näiteks: Robert Kurgo. "Rannalautritest ilmameredele; lehekülgi purjelaevandusest Pärnu kande rannavetes." Kirjastus "Eesti Raamat", Talli...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1862

    1862 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1862 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...

  • Tallinna Rahumäe kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Tallinna Rahumäe kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Asukoht kaardil: Rahumäe kalmistu , Rahumäe, Nõmme, Tallinn, Eesti Rahumäe kalmistu kontaktandmed Maetu otsing Haudi a...

  • Haljala kalmistu

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

  • 17th Century British Politicians

    17th Century British Politicians A B C D E F G H I J K William Knollys L M N 0 Sir Roger Owen P Q R S T U V W X Z

  • 16th Century British Politicians

    16th Century British Politicians A B C D E F G H I J K L M N 0 P Robert Packington Q R S T U V W X Z

  • King's Daughters / Filles du Roi

    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 the birth of chil...

  • Order of Manitoba

    Official Site Wikipedia

  • Saskatchewan Order of Merit

    Official Site Wikipedia

  • Alberta Order of Excellence

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  • Order of British Columbia

    Official Site * Wikipedia

  • Order of Ontario

    The Order of Ontario is the most prestigious official honour in the Canadian province of Ontario. Instituted in 1986 by Lieutenant Governor Lincoln Alexander, on the advice of the Cabinet under Premier David Peterson, the civilian order is administered by the Lieutenant Governor-in-Council and is intended to honour current or former Ontario residents for conspicuous achievements in any field. ...

  • Canadian Coffee Corner

    - 2011-05-30-16:38 -jMu- EN : Coöperation, collaboration & addition of information more than welcome! Please join this meeting-point to improve your interests in genealogy. It started for people of CANADA looking for European ancestors and other Canadian geni-users who can share there information about how to find your relatives in others countries where distances are to long to walk, ...

  • La Baie, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu Overview La Baie ( carte map ) est un des trois arrondissements urbains de la ville de Saguenay, au Québec. Avant les réorganisations municipales québécoises de 2002, il était reconnu comme Ville de la Baie, une municipalité regroupant les secteurs Grande-Baie, Bagotville et Port-Alfred depuis 1976. Toponymie Toponymy « Baie...

  • korporatsioon "Fraternitas Estica"

    Vikipeedia Liikmeskond Fraternitas Estica 100 Korp. Fr. Estica Coetus 1937/1938 Korp. Fr. Estica Coetus 1920/1921 Korp. Fr. Estica Coetus 1918/1919 Koduleht On vendadest üks lahkunud siit ilmast...

  • Eestlased Lõuna-Ameerikas / Estonians in South America

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda eestlased Lõuna-Ameerika riikides läbi kõikide ajajärkude. Kasulikku teavet: Lõuna-Ameerika manner Lõuna-Ameerika riigid ja sõltlasalad Lõuna-Ameerika alamkategooriad Eestlased Brasiilia päikese all: luhtunud lootused ja peadpööritav edu Eestlased Brasiilias: r&#x...

  • Genist tot in de kist

    Genist tot in de kist auteur Jozef ELIZEN Dagboek met authentiek fotomateriaal Achtste Compagnie Veldgenie keyword : geschiedenis kolonialisme Indonesië Nederlands-Indië oorlog 1992 : Jozef G.M. ELIZEN - BUSSLOO, uitgever René REUZEL [= privately printed for the author] Illustrated, map. 183 pp. Sewn paperback, signed by the author. ¶ Memoirs of the autho...

  • Families of Ancient Wethersfield

    In 1633 John Oldham from Watertown in the Massachusetts Bay Colony explored the Connecticut River. The following year he and some companions built temporary housing and passed the winter at Wethersfield. With the arrival of warmer weather other settlers, many also from Watertown, arrived from Massachusetts Bay. Wethersfield has its niche in history, being " Ye Most Auncient Towne " in Conne...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Ireland

    World War One: Armed Forces - Ireland During World War I (or the Great War) (1914–1918), Ireland was part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, which entered the war in August 1914 as one of the Entente Powers, along with France and the Russian Empire. Over 200,000 Irishmen fought in the war, in several theatres and either 30,000 or, if one includes those who died servi...

  • World War One: Ireland

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

  • Maréchal de France

    Marshal of France Jusqu'en 1622, un maréchal constituait le grade supérieur militaire, répondant unquement au "Connétable de France". Depuis l'abolition de cette dernière fonction par Richelieu, les "maréchaux de France" deviennent les chefs suprêmes de l'armée. Entre 1185 et 1984, il y eut 342 maréchaux de France. Until 1622, a...

  • 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. A William Gordon, 2nd Earl of Aberdeen B John Hamilton, 2nd Lord Belhaven and Stenton John Campbel...

  • Eesti kohtunikud

    Siia on soov koguda eestis ametisse nimetatud Riigikohtu süsteemi kohtunikud läbi kõikide ajajärkude. Kasulikku teavet: EESTI VABARIIGI PÕHISEADUSE Paragrahv 147. EESTI KOHTUSÜSTEEM EESTI KOHTUNIKU EETIKAKOODEKS

  • Eesti juristid

    Koondame siia ka kõik Eesti notarid. Koondame siia ka kõik advokaadid

  • Eesti Vabadussõda

    Enamusest eesti peredest osales keegi Eesti Vabadussõjas (28.11.1918 -02.02.1920). Paljud neist langesid lahingutes või surid haigustesse. Kokku oli neid 3588 inimest, seal hulgas 233 ohvitseri. Koondame siia projekti oma sugulased ja hõimlased, kes andsid oma elu vabaduse eest. Paneme kirja ka selle, mida me neist teame. Sama märksõna "EESTI VABADUSSÕ...

  • Eesti politsei

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

  • United States Senators from North Carolina

    United States Senators from North Carolina List of United States Senators from North Carolina (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) List of United States Senators from North Carolina (with wikipedia links)

  • United States Senators

    Welcome to the United States Senators project on Geni! This project aims to bring together all of the profiles for the men and women who have served in the upper house of the American legislature since it was first convened in 1789. Anyone who has ever served in the United States Senate should be added to the project. Resources The Senate maintains a list of all senators in U.S. history ,...

  • Gardeners: Architects, Designers and Landscapers

    Gardeners: architects, designers and landscapers This project is an extension of the "Gardeners: Horticulturists, Nurserymen and Agriculturists" project. Those listed here were people who were well known garden designers, architects and landscapers, although they may also have had other strings to their bows - gardeners, botanists etc. The aim is to in time have all profiles linked to a pro...

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  • USA Portal

    About the United States Portal The United States portal is created in order to facilitate those researching ancestors or relatives in the United States or elsewhere in the world but with American roots. We encourage everyone with links in the United States to communicate and explore a common ancestry. In this portal you will find sources and discussions that will help you with your resear...

  • Mayors in Holland ‧ USA ‧ Michigan

    Mayors of HOLLAND in Michigan ‧ USA ‧ sinds c.1850 Burgemeesters met soms Dutch origine Isaac CAPPON ‧ 1830-1902 · Bernardus LEDEBOER ‧ 1812-1879 ‧ Edward J. HARRINGTON ‧ 1832-1921 ‧ John Van LANDEGEND ‧ 1834-1904 ‧ Kommer SCHADDELEE ‧ 1837-1913 ‧ Engbertus van der VEEN ‧ 1828-1917 ‧...

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  • Legal Professionals

    Legal Professionals Legal profession is a profession, and legal professionals study, develop and apply law. Usually, there is a requirement for someone choosing a career in law to first obtain a law degree or some other form of legal education.In civil law countries there are usually distinct clearly defined career paths in law, such as judge, In common law jurisdictions there tends to be one l...

  • Penfold One Name Study

    The Penfold One Name Study is registered with The Guild of One-Name Studies under study number 4433. [ The Guild of One-Name Studies is the world's leading organisation for one-name studies. A one-name study is a project researching facts about a surname and all the people who have held it, as opposed to a particular pedigree (the ancestors of one person) or descendancy (the descendants o...

  • Nederlandse nakomelingen en voorouders gezocht/Looking for Dutch descendants and ancestors

    Vele emigranten zoeken hun Nederlandse voorouders en zijn ook benieuwd naar de afstammelingen die in Nederland bleven. Zij kunnen via dit project gericht zoeken en bij grote deelname via sub-projecten, die daarvoor zullen worden aangemaakt. Maar niet alleen voor Nederlandse emigranten is dit project. Het is ook voor alle Nederlanders, die gericht naar voorouders of nakomelingen van hun voorou...

  • Indian Wars

    Indian Wars is the name used in the United States to describe a series of conflicts between White settlers or the federal government and the native peoples of North America. (This is a Master Project. We need help with expanding and fleshing out this project!) The wars were the result of the arrival of European colonizers who continuously expanded their territory pushing the indigenous popula...

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  • Mega Merge

    Purpose: Project to determine which geni.com profiles have been involved in a large number of merges. Please include profiles that have 100+ managers or more by adding them to the project. Possible Uses: Performance benchmark tests Researching collaborative genealogy trends Possible profiles that need profile locking or curator following. Draw attention to geni.com's goal of one p...

  • 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 ...

  • Eesti „Raadiohääled“ ja „Telenäod“

    Tere Genilane Mulle on kogu aeg tundunud, et Genis pole veel kohta, kuhu koguda kokku kõik need tuntud isikud keda teame enamasti vaid seetõttu, et me kuuleme nende häält raadist või keda me õhtust-õhtusse kohtame teleriekraanil. Siin on nüüd nende kodu!

  • Eesti näitlejad

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti näitlejaid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Samuti sobivad siia kõik muud teatritega seostuvad isikud: lavastajad, teatrite juhid, teatriteadlased, teatrikriitikud jne. Hakatuseks wikipediast Eesti näitlejate kategooria Viide Wikipediasse Eesti näitlejate loend (need kelle kohta on lugu Wiki...

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    of North Carolina at Chapel Hill=The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (also known as UNC, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, or simply Carolina) is a coeducational public research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. North Carolina has been consistently listed among the highest ranked universities in the United States and is one of the original...

  • Jewish Communities in Germany

    This is an umbrella project for Jewish Communities in Germany. Please list all related projects on this page. The first Jewish population in the region to be later known as Germany came with the Romans to the city now known as Cologne. A "Golden Age" in the first millennium saw the emergence of the Ashkenazi Jews, while the persecution and expulsion that followed the Crusades led to the c...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1863

    1863 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1863 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...

  • University of Texas at Austin

    of Texas at Austin=The University of Texas at Austin (informally UT Austin, UT, University of Texas, or simply Texas) is a state research university and the flagship institution of The University of Texas System. Founded in 1883 as "The University of Texas", its campus is located in Austin—approximately 1 mile (1,600 m) from the Texas State Capitol. The institution has the fifth-largest ...

  • United States House of Representatives from West Virginia

    List of United States Representatives from West Virginia=

  • LYRA (LIIRA, LIJRA, LIIR) suguvõsa

    Suguvõsa uurimine, kokkutulekud jne Lyra suguvõsa grupp facebookis: Suguvõsa kokkutulekud: Lyra suguvõsa kokkutulek 2012.a Misso Lyra suguvõsa kokkutulek 2013.a Vana-Vigalas Suguvõsa kokkutulek 2014.a Võrumaal JÄRGMINE KOKKUTULEK TOIMUB JUULI 2016.A! Arutame suvise kokkutulekut! Kallid inimesed! Kellel on suguvõ...

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  • Biologists

    A group collecting the most famous and least known biologists. SEE ALSO THE PROJECT-PAGE : BIOLOGISTES A biologist, or biological scientist, is a scientist who studies living organisms, often in the context of their environment. Biologists involved in fundamental research attempt to explore and further explain the underlying mechanisms that govern the functioning of organisms. Biologists in...

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  • Tallinna Pirita kalmistu

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

  • Jewish Families from Budapest, Hungary

    During the nineteenth century, the Central European legislation that restricted Jewish settlement, land ownership and education was relaxed and this gave greater freedom for more Jewish families to relocate to major cities and trade. Many were attracted to Budapest where they joined an existing Jewish community, established successful businesses, and thereby made significant contributions to th...

  • Yale University

    Yale University Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States. Incorporated as the "Collegiate School," the institution traces its roots to 17th-century clergymen who sought to establish a college...

  • 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...

  • Jewish Families from Bučovice (Butschowitz), South Moravia, Czech Republic

    BUČOVICE (Cz. Bučovice; Ger. Butschowitz), a small town in southern Moravia, Czech Republic, is located at 49°09' N, 17°00' E', 17 miles ESE of Brno (Brünn); it covers about 12 square miles. Population in 2005 was about 6,500,with fewer than 10 Jews. The Jewish community in Bučovice, one of the oldest in Moravia, increased in importance when Jews expe...

  • Spanish American War

    The Spanish–American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States. It ultimately ended with the Americans defeating the Spaniards. Revolts against Spanish rule had been endemic for decades in Cuba and were closely watched by Americans; there had been war scares before, as in the Virginius Affair in 1873. By 1897–98, American public opinion grew angrier at reports...

  • De oorsprong van de familienaam Mooij

    In het kader van het onderzoek naar de oorsprong van de familienaam Mooij, worden hier alle verwijzingen naar onderzoeken, genealogiën of profielen van oude eerstgenoemde Mooijen vermeld. Dit om de kennis te vegroten, informatie uit te wisselen en van elke tak de oorsprong te vinden. Hiervoor worden vóór circa 1700 ook gegevens verzameld van alle spellingsvarianten, zoals: ...

  • German / Austro-Hungarian Jewish Soldiers Killed in WWI

    Jewish fighters who served in the German and Austro-Hungarian Army during World War I (1914-1918). When WWI broke out, the Jews, eager to demonstrate their loyalty to their country, rallied to the war effort. They hoped that military service would promote their acceptance into German and Austro-Hungarian society. Some 320,000 Jewish soldiers joined the army---12,000 Jewish soldirs died fi...

  • Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - British Armed Forces

    Servicemen - British/Colonial This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) Notable British Armed Forces . The focus of that project is to feature the prominent figures of the war. This project is dedicated to the lower ranks of the British Armed Forces. Please link GENi profiles of "foot-soldiers" who fought in the Anglo-Boer War to this project. Please also share intere...

  • Jewish Families from Brno (Brünn), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Brno (Brünn) in the Czech Republic. BRNO (Ger. Bruenn), capital of Moravia, Czech Republic. A community was established there in the first half of the 13th century by Jews invited by the margrave of Moravia. A charter granted in 1254 guaranteed protection to Jewish lives and property, fre...

  • Models

    A model (from Middle French modèle//aew),is a person who is employed to promote, display, or advertise commercial products (notably fashion clothing) or to serve as a visual object for people who are creating works of art. Modelling ("modeling" in American English) is considered to be different from other types of public performance, such as an acting, dancing or being a mime artist. T...

  • Jewish Communities of Slovakia

    This is an umbrella project for all of the Jewish communities of Slovakia. Alistál Banska Bystrica Bardejov Bratislava Dolni Kubin Dunajska Streda Galanta Giraltovce

  • Forgotten Actresses

    A tribute to the character actresses, pin-ups, "legends" from the Golden Age, who the modern public never really speak or think about; and those who succumbed to tragic deaths. "Life can be wildly tragic at times, but whatever happens to you, you have to keep a slightly comic attitude. In the final analysis, you have got not to forget to laugh." - Katharine Hepburn. List (alphabetical by fi...

  • Jewish Families of Nitra (Slovakia)

    Nitra is a city in western Slovakia, situated at the foot of Zobor Mountain in the valley of the river Nitra. With a population of about 83,572 today, it is the fifth largest city in Slovakia. Nitra is also one of the oldest cities in Slovakia and the country's earliest political and cultural center. Today, it is a seat of a kraj (Nitra Region) and an okres (Nitra District). Nitra is one of t...

  • Jewish families from Jindřichův Hradec (Neuhaus), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Jindřichův Hradec (Neuhaus) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer war (1899-1902) Killed in action

    Anglo Boere Ooorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Killed in Action in South Africa Aim of this Project is to link as many profiles on Geni as well as add those not on Geni and try and build them into our world tree In the last few years of the 19th Century, British Imperialism and Afrikaner Nationalism came into conflict with each other. This resulted in the Anglo Boer War of 1899-1902. The ...

  • 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...

  • Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815)

    Napoleonic Wars The Napoleonic Wars were a series of wars declared against Napoleon's French Empire by opposing coalitions that ran from 1803 to 1815. As a continuation of the wars sparked by the French Revolution of 1789, they revolutionised European armies and played out on an unprecedented scale, mainly owing to the application of modern mass conscription. French power rose quickly as Na...

  • Knights

    This project is a beginning introduction study of knights in genealogy. The mission is to help form a foundation of such membership and understanding of the family lines source for below: A knight is a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch or other political leader for service to the monarch or country, especially in a military capacity. Historically, in Europe, knightho...

  • Bakkers in de familie

    - BROOD - BAKKERS - BANKET - BAKKERS - SUIKER - BAKKERS - Bakken 'n KOEK-je van eige deeg - 2013-mrt : 15x - BAKKERIJEN - soms later FIRMA's van bijvoorbeeld beschuit koekjes kaakjes kruimels etc. fa. VERKADE misschien fa. JAMIN - snoep & koek wellicht fa. --aanvulling welkom, zeker als u uit een koek-familie komt ...! Bakken 'n PIZZA van ITALIA...

  • Art Collectors

    Art collecting was common among the wealthy in the Ancient World in both Europe and East Asia, and in the Middle Ages, but developed in its modern form during the Renaissance and continues to the present day. This project is to showcase the showcasers. Please add your profiles: must be set to public. Project collaborators, please feel free to update the project page, add resources, documents,...

  • Eestlased Ühendriikides / Estonians in USA

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumad eestlased Ameerika Ühendriikides läbi kõigi ajajärkude.

  • Scots Prisoners and their Relocation to the Colonies, 1650-1654

    On 3 Sep 1650, the English defeated the Scots at the Battle of Dunbar. There were 4000 dead, 10,000 captured, and 4000 more escaped. After being captured, they were marched from Durham to Newcastle. They were given very little to eat. Between the march and lack of food, many died along the way. Disease was rampant. Some men were shot because they either could not or would not march. When they r...

  • Subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures (1895–1899)

    Scope of the Project This project is to identify profiles who were subjects of Vanity Fair caricatures between 1895 and 1899, and attach an image of the caricature to the relevant profiles. The profiles themselves will not be attached to the project, just the image of the caricature. Each subject of a caricature listed below is attributed as follows: Date of Publication Name of Subjec...

  • Molens in Nederland

    -UNDER-CONSTRUCTION--COLLEGAE WELKOM~to find the families that lived & worked in these interesting constructions ...! MOLENS in Nederland N.B. : Wind-Molens voor energie-opwekking laten we nog even buiten beschouwing, dat is history voor onze kindskleinkinderen.... documentatie op internet we zoeken ook molen-BOUWERS, gebruikers, molenaars zitten in aparte projecten, etcetara....

  • Connect me to Ireland

    Connect me to Ireland The aim of this project is to re-connect the Irish diaspora profiles back to their places of origin in Ireland. How does this work? Need some help connecting back to Ireland? Add the profile of your Irish relative to this project, once the profile is connected to the ancestor in Ireland or their birthplace is found it will be removed from this project. Note Civ...

  • 〜〜in〜heaven〜〜〜〜

    〜〜〜〜〜 〜〜〜〜〜〜〜〜 〜〜〜〜〜〜〜 〜〜〜〜〜 〜〜〜 〜〜 〜anjeli〜 〜melekler〜 〜ანგელოზები〜 ...

  • Cambridge University Alumni

    Please add known Cambridge alumni to this project. Collaborators, feel free to update the project, add resources ... And more collaborators. University of Cambridge The University of Cambridge (informally known as "Cambridge University" or simply as "Cambridge") is a collegiate research university located in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom. Originally founded in 1209, it is the secon...

  • Stowe School

    [ ]Stowe School is an independent school in Stowe, Buckinghamshire. It was opened on 11 May 1923 by J. F. Roxburgh, initially with 99 schoolboys. It is a member of the Rugby Group and Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference. The school is also a member of the G20 Schools' Group. The headmaster, Dr Anthony Wallersteiner, was recognised as Tatler's Headmaster of the Year in 2007. The school w...

  • Christ Church College, Oxford University

    Christ Church College, University of Oxford St. Aldates, Oxford. Founded 1524 by King Henry VIII, Re-founded in 1546 Christ Church (Latin: Ædes Christi, the temple or house (ædēs) of Christ, and thus sometimes known as "The House") is a constituent college of the University of Oxford in England. The college is associated with Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, which ser...

  • House of Wettin

    Scope of project This project identifies ruling members of the royal house of Wettin. Wiki - House of Wettin Overview The House of Wettin is a dynasty of German counts, dukes, prince-electors (Kurfürsten) and kings that once ruled the area of today's German states of Saxony, the Saxon part of Saxony-Anhalt, and Thuringia for more than 800 years. Agnates of the House of Wettin hav...

  • 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...

  • Skradin

    Skradin (Latin: Scardona) is a small town in the Šibenik-Knin County of Croatia, with a population about 3,986 (2001 census). It is located near the Krka river and at the entrance to the Krka National Park, 17 km (11 mi) from Šibenik and 100 km (62 mi) from Split. The main attraction of the park, Slapovi Krke, is a series of waterfalls, the biggest of which, Skradinski buk, ...

  • Tailors

    TAILOR A tailor is a person who makes, repairs, or alters clothing professionally, especially suits and men's clothing. Although the term dates to the thirteenth century, tailor took on its modern sense in the late eighteenth century, and now refers to makers of men's and women's suits, coats, trousers, and similar garments, usually of wool, linen, or silk. A tailor-made is a man's suit...

  • Military Medal Recipients

    (Level 3 Gallantry Award) Instituted on 25th March 1916 (and backdated to 1914). The Military Medal was awarded to other ranks of the British Army and Commonwealth Forces. It was an award for gallantry and devotion to duty when under fire in battle on land. On the reverse of the medal is inscribed “For Bravery in the Field”. Recipients of the medal are entitled to use the le...

  • Nederlandse & Vlaamse dichters

    neȇr-lands-talige poësie Nederlandse & Vlaamse dichters ♀ ‧ Dames rangschikken we onder hun EIGEN naam, dus gekregen bij geboorte en niet door huwelijk, zoals in onze Nederige Landen gebruikelijk. ◾ ‧ zijn overleden en U vragen wij te helpen hun stambomen te completeren, zodat ook zij snel hun verdiende plaats in the-WORLD-wide-BIG-geni-TREE...

  • Magdalen College , Oxford University

    Magdalen College, University of OxfordHigh Street, OxfordFounded William of Waynfleet, Lord Chancellor and Bishop of Winchester, 1458

  • Royal Military Academy, Woolwich

    [ ]The Royal Military Academy (RMA) at Woolwich, in south-east London, was a British Army military academy for the training of commissioned officers of the Royal Artillery and Royal Engineers. It later also trained officers of the Royal Corps of Signals and other technical corps.The Royal Military Academy Woolwich was founded in 1741: it was intended to provide an education and produce "good of...

  • 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...

  • Folk Heroes

    What is a "folk hero?" Here's a definition from American Folk Heroes Folk heroes and heroines are not born as superstars. In fact they often begin life as everyday people who are transformed into extraordinary people by significant life events, often in response to social injustice, and sometimes in response to natural disasters. In all cases they are individuals who have found a way to a...

  • 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 ...

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