Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

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  • 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.

  • 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 others to join. At right: A perfect example of the classic American one-room schoolhouse, as seen in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky. Notables Many people fam...

  • Purple Heart

    Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the President to those wounded or killed, while serving, on or after April 5, 1917, with the U.S. military. With its forerunner, the Badge of Military Merit, which took the form of a heart made of purple cloth, the Purple Heart is the oldest military award still given to U.S. military members; the only earlier award bein...

  • Maryland counties, cities and towns

    This project is part of the State of Maryland Portal. About the Project Please use this project to add, research, document, and discuss your ancestors from Maryland. You can add profiles for: People born in Maryland People who lived in Maryland People who died in Maryland When you find helpful resources for research, please share them here so that others can benefit. I...

  • Missouri cities, counties and towns

    This project is for those from The State of Missouri. Counties Adair County Andrew County Atchison County Audrain County Barry County Barton County Bates County Benton County Bollinger County Boone County Buchanan County Butler County Caldwell County Callaway County Camden County Cape Girardeau County Carroll County Carter County Cass County Cedar Cou...

  • Illinois with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

    This project is part of the State of Illinois Portal. This project is for those FROM Illinois and/or their respective Counties. There are 102 counties in the state of Illinois. Most counties in Illinois were named after early American leaders, especially of the American Revolutionary War, as well as soldiers from the Battle of Tippecanoe and the War of 1812. Some are named after n...

  • 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...

  • Battle of Gettysburg

    July 1-3, 1863 This project is devoted to all soldiers of every rank who fought at the Battle of Gettysburg, and to the families of those soldiers. This project is less about the conflict than it is about the people who engaged in it. That said, many historians call this battle the turning point of the Civil War. After two years of fighting, the war was practically at a standstill. In M...

  • Army of the Potomac (USA), US Civil War

    The Union Army of the Potomac fought in most of the Eastern Theater campaigns, primarily in (Eastern) Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. After the end of the war, it was disbanded on June 28, 1865, shortly following its participation in the Grand Review of the Armies. Famous Units Because of its proximity to the large cities of the North, such as Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New Y...

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

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

  • Notable Armenian Americans

    Actors Dita Von Teese Art Arshile Gorky 1904–1948 Haig Patigian 1876–1950 Entertainment Cher Khloé Kardashian Kim Kardashian Kourtney Kardashian Rob Kardashian Law Robert Kardashian 1944–2003 Sports Andre Agassi

  • Notables of Welsh background

    Notables of Welsh background Before 1200 Rhodri Mawr 820-878 Llywelyn the Great 1172-1240 Gwladys Ddu 1194-1251 1200-1699 Cydafael Ynnyd 1212-- Owain Glyndwr (Owen Glendower) 1349-1415 Dafydd Gam (Davy Gam) 1351-1415 Einion Sais 1380--

  • Welsh Americans

    Welsh Americans / Americanwyr Cymreig Welsh Americans are Americans whose ancestry originates wholly or partly in Wales. In the 2008 U.S. Census community survey, an estimated 1.98 million Americans stated that they had Welsh ancestry, amounting to 0.6% of the total U.S. population. This compares with a population of 3 million in Wales. However, 3.8% of Americans appear to bear a Welsh surnam...

  • Curator Profile Exchange: Living Americans

    Fellow curators, please use this project to deposit any living American Master Profiles (MP) you no longer wish to curate. When assuming curatorship of profiles, please do so with in intention of maintaining and improving them. Thank you. Please be sure to remove profiles from the project when you assume curating responsibilities.

  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame established in 1986 and located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, is dedicated to recording the history of some of the best-known and most influential musicians, bands, producers, and others that have in some major way influenced the music industry, particularly in the area of rock and roll. Originally, there were four categories of induction: performers, non-per...

  • Profiles of the Day

    This is a place to keep track of everyone who has been featured as a Profile of the Day on Geni. You can help by building a shiny project overview that lists everyone alphabetically, including the date(s) they were featured. Profile of the Day Blog REMINDER: Please do not add profiles here that have not already been featured on the blog. If you would like to suggest a Profile of the D...

  • Idol Singing Competition

    Idol , Pop Idol or the Idol Series is an international television music contest with local Idol series in a lot of countries and territories: The show is a reality television singing competition where the a winner is selected by the audience voting. The show combines a number of elements previously used by other shows such as Popstars - mass auditioning, the search of a new star, and the use ...

  • Alden/Mullins Family

    About This Project This project is part of the Notables series. This project focuses on the Alden/Mullins Family Tree, including, but not limited to: William Mullins Alice Unknown John Alden Priscilla Mullins John Alden Jr Elizabeth Alden Joseph Alden Sarah Alden Jonathan Alden Ruth Alden Rebecca Alden Mary Alden Priscilla Alden David Alden This list will event...

  • 31st Illinois Infantry (USA), US Civil War

    The 31st Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry, nicknamed the "Dirty-First," was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Roster Colonels John A. Logan Lindorf Ozburn Edwin S. McCook

  • 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.

  • Publishers

    Publishers Image Right: Thomas Nelson the founder of the publishing firm of Thomas Nelson and Sons that began in Scotland in 1798, a subsidiary of HarperCollins, Definition: A publisher is a company or person that publishes books, newspaper, journals or music Publishing is the process of production and dissemination of literature, music, or information -making information availabl...

  • Who Do You Think You Are?

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

  • Bahamian Portal

    Welcome to the Bahamian Portal on Geni! This is a project to focus on developing the profiles of the people of the Bahamas and members of the greater Bahamian diaspora on Geni. Special emphasis is made on using Bahamian sources, especially government records and credible Bahamian histories. Since modern Bahamians find their roots in many other ethnicities --Yoruba/West African, Mandinka, Ba...

  • Blacksmiths

    A blacksmith is a metalsmith who creates objects from wrought iron or steel by forging the metal, using tools to hammer, bend, and cut. Please add your ancestors to this project. Profiles must be set to public. This is an international project. Resources How to temper steel English Wikipedia Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths List of famous blacksmiths History of blacksmithing ...

  • Atores e Atrizes Famosos / Brazil: Famous Actors and Actresses

    Dramaturgia é a arte de composição do texto destinado à representação feita por atores. A palavra drama vem do grego e significa ação. Desse modo, o texto dramatúrgico é aquele que é escrito especificamente para representar a ação. O que se dedica a essa tarefa é o dramaturgo. O cerne da ação é o conflito. Toda ação em cena depende do conflito e da maneira como os diferentes personagens agem pa...

  • Cinema Brasileiro/Brazilian Film

    O cinema do Brasil existe como exibição e entretenimento desde julho de 1896, e como realização e expressão desde 1897. Embora nunca tenha chegado a se estruturar plenamente como indústria, o cinema brasileiro, em seus mais de 110 anos de História, teve momentos de grande repercussão internacional, como na época do Cinema Novo, e de crescimento do mercado interno, como no período da Embrafilme....

  • 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...

  • Magistrados do Brasil

    No mundo contemporâneo a palavra magistrado normalmente remete ao exercício do poder judiciário. A noção de magistratura, que em alguns agrupam juízes e procuradores, é desconhecida nos países que adotam a common law (como o Reino Unido, os Estados Unidos ou o Canadá), que estendem garantias constitucionais somente a seus juízes, no senso estrito. No Brasil, à semelhança dos países antes mencio...

  • British Peers and Baronets

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

  • Brick-Wall Workshop

    This is an open group collaborative project for assistance on genealogy "Brick-Walls". We all have them - some we have been successful at overcoming, others still give us continued grief as we all like to complete our ancestor line as far back as possible to learn our family heritage. Basic genealogy 101 teaches us that most "Brick-Walls" are due to human error - enumerator mis-spellings, and...

  • Centenarians

    Centenarians 100 ~ hundred ~ C ~ hundert ~ Jahrigen~Centenaires~Signerad EN : Until recently, living to 100 was considered a rare phenomenon. Within the past few years, however, with several hundred people reaching the century mark each month, scientists and laypeople alike are beginning to look upon these oldest of the old as beacons guiding us to a new, longer lived age. DE : Bis vor ...

  • Eiker to America

    In remembrance, of those who emigrated from Eiker, Norway to a new beginning. A Aase "Mary" Maria Andersdatter Peterson (Skara) (1802 - 1889) Aase Andersdatter Aaste Karine Engebretsdatter Haugen (Skotselv) (1821 - 1872) Aaste Karine Engebretsdatter Haugen (Skotselv) Aleth Carine Olsdatter Dahler (Dahler i Ristvedfj.) (1809 - 1896) Aleth Carine Olsdatter Amos (Amund) Nelson (Fosen) ...

  • The Court of Elizabeth l, Queen of England

    Please add the personalities of the Royal Court of Elizabeth l, Queen of England, including family, friends and foes, to this project. (actions > add profile). Collaborators, feel free to update the project page; add resources, images & documents; and perhaps make spin off / related projects. Overview Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 No...

  • Writers

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

  • People who died from Breast Cancer

    Breast cancer is cancer that develops from breast tissue. Signs of breast cancer may include a lump in the breast, a change in breast shape, dimpling of the skin, fluid coming from the nipple, or a red scaly patch of skin. In those with distant spread of the disease, there may be bone pain, swollen lymph nodes, shortness of breath, or yellow skin. Risk factors for developing breast cancer inc...

  • American Legion

    The American Legion, Inc. is a federally chartered corporation formed in Paris on March 16, 1919 by veterans of the American Expeditionary Forces (A. E. F.) The aftermath of two American wars in the second half of the 19th century had seen the formation of several ex-soldiers' organizations. Following the American Civil War of 1861–65 former Union soldiers had established an organization call...

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  • Australian Pioneers

    This project is to compose a complete list of ships to Australia and their passengers. The red ships icon is reserved for the first three fleets that arrived in Australia projects. 1788 First Fleet HMS Sirius HMS Supply Alexander Charlotte Friendship Lady Penrhyn Prince of Wales

  • 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...

  • Lost Along the Way: Mormon Pioneers on the Westward Journey

    This is a Master Project designed to honor Mormon Pioneers who died along the trail; there is a sub project specifically for the tragedy of the Martin/Willey Handcart Company - Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company of 1856 . "That the struggles, the sacrifices, and the sufferings of the faithful pioneers and the cause they represented shall never be forgotten." - Winter Quarters Monument The Mormo...

  • Agoncillo Family of the Philippines

    Agoncillo [ a-gon-'sil-yo ] is a Spanish surname with no literal meaning. The municipality of Agoncillo in La Rioja, Spain is said to have derived its name from an ancient Celtic setllement named Egon whose ruins lie near the town. ( 1 ) This sub-project aims to organize genealogical data on the Agoncillo Family of the Philippines. Profiles here are those of historical figures, scions of the ...

  • Confederate States of America

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

  • Jewish Community of Berlin, Germany

    Berlin is the largest city and capital of Germany. The history of Jews in Berlin can be traced all the way back to the 13th century. Jews first arrived in Berlin at some point in the 13th century. Prior to this period, German Jews had lived primarily in southern Germany, in communities along the Rhine. But in the 13th century, the Jews began to migrate to the cities of the north, to escape th...

  • New Amsterdam - Immigrants

    < BACK . Only add people within the 1621-1674 date limits VOLUNTEER SERVICE... Struggling with the New Netherland records? A Dutch word you don't understand? An abbreviation that puzzles you? Try find an answer on the International Dutch Portal with Dutch speaking Geni-users - or CLICK HERE to post your question. . Objective This project functions as a 'repository' for the immig...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) Prisoners Of War

    The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) - Prisoners of War This project is an extension of the The Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) . The object of the project is to add information about both British/Colonial and Boer Prisoners of War, to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. The first sizable batch of Boer prisoners of war taken by t...

  • Suomen säveltäjät - Composers of Finland

    Tietoa Mukaan voidaan liittää säveltäjiä, joilla on profiili www.geni.com:issa. Naissäveltäjistä kirjoitus. Keskiössä sinfonikot Ida Moberg (1859-1947) ja Helvi Leiviskä (1902-1982) sekä Ann-Elise Hannikainen (1946-2012) ja Kaija Saariaho (s. 1952). Suomalaisia ja Suomessa elämäntyönsä tehneitä säveltäjiä syntymävuosijärjestyksessä: 1700 1730 . . Erik Tulindberg (vanhe...

  • 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.

  • Imigrantes Italianos ao Brasil / Italian immigrants to Brazil

    Os primeiros imigrantes a deixarem a Itália na época da "grande imigração" foram sobretudo os vênetos, cerca de 30% do total, seguidos dos habitantes de Campânia, Calábria e Lombardia. Segundo o IBGE (Brasil, 500 anos de povoamento, 2000) foram 1.243.633 imigrantes italianos ao Brasil no período 1876-1920. Uma das primeiras viagens oficiais de imigrantes vindos para o Brasil foi feita em 3 ...

  • People with Funny Names

    Deceased people with funny names. Not applicable to Native Americans, whose names seem comical because they are concepts and things as opposed to theophorics, patronymics, careers and geographical references, which is what makes up western proper & surnames. Many German names seem comical due to their ultrapolysyllabic features; John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt, Adolf Schicklgrueber, Pumpernicke...

  • Espoon maatilat - Esbos hemman.

    Projektin tarkoituksena on kerätä Espoon maatilat ja niitten omistajat samaan paikkaan. Kylä Bemböle - Tilan nimi Bell Karl Bernhard Juslin Sigrid Elisabet Juslin Kylä Bemböle - Tilan nimi Kosk Johan Fredrik Österberg Kylä Bodom - Tilan nimi Bodom Hans Nikolai Ludvig Heimbürger Ester Elin Heimburger

  • Canadian Teachers

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

  • Clan Cameron

    The Clan Cameron project The name Cameron can be found in Geni in 21.283 profiles, if you would like to find out if you are a descendant of the original Clan Cameron this project is a great place to find out, or you might just be interested in the Cameron name or the Clans of Scotland in that case this is a good place too. Cameron Clan Crest A sheaf of five arrows points upwards, Proper...

  • Michigan

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . The Great Lake State, The Wolverine State, The Mitten State, Water, Winter Wonderland are a few nicknames for the State of Michigan . State Motto: If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you . State Rock: Petoskey State Bird: Robin State Mammals: Wolverine and the Whitetail Deer State Tree: Eastern White Pine When you ask...

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  • Omiš, Omis, Almissa

    Ovaj projekt je dio projekta Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje - Dalmacija / Croatian Genealogy – Dalmatia Hr | En Povijest Naselje na području današnjeg Omiša prvi se put spominje u povijesti pod imenom Oneum ili Onaeum, a zamire početkom 7. stoljeća. S obzirom na poziciju Omiša kao važne veze s unutrašnjošću, to nije bilo duga vijeka. Povijesno središte ondašnjeg Omiša je bilo smješteno na istočnoj ...

  • Knin / Kraljevski grad

    Ovaj projekt je dio projekta Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje - Dalmacija / Croatian Genealogy – Dalmatia Knin ("Kraljevski grad") je grad u Hrvatskoj, u Šibensko-kninskoj županiji. U njegovoj blizini nalazi se izvor rijeke Krke (ispod slapa Krčić) koja i protječe gradom i najviša hrvatska planina Dinara udaljena oko petnaest kilometara. Kroz svoju povijest, između ostalog, Knin je bio prijestolnica hrva...

  • The Unbroken Chain, by Dr. Neil Rosenstein

    THE UNBROKEN CHAIN Biographical Sketches and Genealogy of Illustrious Jewish Families from the 15th - 20th Century. Dr. Neil Rosenstein's magnum opus The Unbroken Chain was first published as a single volume in 1976. An expanded two-volume second edition of "The Unbroken Chain" was published in 1990. The author announced in December 2012 that he was in the process of earnestly editing...

  • Piaski Ghetto

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

  • Bukharian Kohen/ Levy Surnames

    -Yagudayev- Kohen Aminov- Kohen Mullokandov/Mullakandov- Kohen Yakubov- Kohen Yusupov- Kohen Simkhayev- Kohen Kuinev- Kohen Matatov- Kohen Babayev- Kohen Kalantarov- Kohen Aronov- Kohen Hasidov- Kohen ---------------------------- Zavulunov (Folchi)- Levy Leviyev- Levy Leviev- Levy Aronov- Levy Elizerov- Levy Puchaev-Levy Pakanayev- Levy Mosheyev (Mosheboy)- Levy Коэн фамилии Аминов Арбабов ...

  • Jewish families from Mariánské Lázně (Marienbad), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Mariánské Lázně (Marienbad) in Bohemia, Czech Republic

  • Navajo Code Talkers

    Navajo Code Talkers, Heros of WWII and The Navaho/Navajo Nation (Naabeehó Bináhásdzo) From; Monday - October 3, 2011 - 4:26:33 PM - Navajo Nation Time During the early days of World War II a Marine Corps Officer, and son of a missionary to the Navajo People, presented an idea to his superior officers and the Navajo Code was born... This project is about the Navajo men and boys that deve...

  • Hrvatski Vladari / Croatian rulers

    (knezovi, kraljevi, carevi, banovi / princes, kings, emperors, governors) Knezovi Posavske Hrvatske 796-c.810 Vojnomir oko 810-823 Ljudevit 829-838 Ratimir c.880-c.897 Braslav Knezovi Primorske (Dalmatinske) Hrvatske 626-635 Klukas 635-660 Porga 740-780 Budimir 780-802 Višeslav 802-821 Borna 821-830 Vladislav 830-845 Mislav 845-863 Trpimir 863-876 Domagoj 8...

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  • PPC - Palestine Pioneers Corps - החפרים הארצישראליים במלחה"ע ה-2

    1939-1945 ההתנדבות לצבא הבריטי - חפרים Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps (AMPC) מתנדבי היישוב בחיל החפרים או ״ פלוגות חפרים ״ היה כינויים של המתנדבים הארץ-שראלים, אשר התגייסו לכוחות הצבא הבריטי במסגרת התנדבות היישוב לצבא הבריטי במלחמת העולם השנייה, החל מספטמבר 1939 במהלך מלחמת איטליה-יוון צורפו לכוח המשלוח הבריטי ליוון כ-2,200 מתנדבים מהיישוב. מרביתם (כ-1500 איש) אורגנו במסגרת תשע פלוגות ח...

  • 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 onde se estabeleceram colaborando assim com o desenvolvimento da economi...

  • King Philip's War of 1675 - 1677

    King Philip's War, sometimes called the First Indian War, Metacom's War, Metacomet's War, or Metacom's Rebellion, was an armed conflict between Native American inhabitants of present-day New England and English colonists and their Native American allies in 1675–78. The war is named for the main leader of the Native American side, Metacomet, who had adopted the English name "King Philip" in hono...

  • Ambassadors of the United States

    Ambassadors of the United States Ambassadors of the United States to individual nations of the world, to international organizations, to past nations, and ambassadors-at-large are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate. Jon Huntsman - China Gary Locke - China General Walter Bedell Smith - Soviet Union Thomas J. Watson Jr - Soviet Union

  • "Coromandel" 1802 (Convict ship) (England to NSW, Australia)

    The Coromandel arrived at Portsmouth on 12 January 1802 and departed from Spithead in company with the Perseus bound for Port Jackson on 12 February 1802. She came direct, the first convict ship to do so, and arrived in Port Jackson on 13 June 1802. Sources Jen Willetts, Convict Ship Coromandel 1802 Only one prisoner died on the voyage out 138 Male convicts Ship Master Alexand...

  • University of Chicago

    University of Chicago The University of Chicago ( U of C , UChicago , or simply Chicago ) is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. Founded by the American Baptist Education Society with a donation from oil magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, Sr. , the University of Chicago was incorporated in 1890; William Rainey Harper became the university's first president in ...

  • Battle of New Orleans

    Battle of New Orleans The Battle of New Orleans took place on January 8, 1815 and was the final major battle of the War of 1812. American forces, commanded by Major General Andrew Jackson, defeated an invading British Army intent on seizing New Orleans and the vast territory the United States had acquired with the Louisiana Purchase. The Treaty of Ghent had been signed on December 24, 181...

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  • War of 1812

    War of 1812 Project around those who fought in the American-Anglo War of 1812 . This project is on History Link 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 ...

  • Lüganuse kalmistu

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

  • Leskikuningattaren henkirykmentti

    Leskikuningattaren henkirykmentti 1742 - 1808 Änkedrottningens livregemente Leskikuningattaren henkirykmentti Rykmentti soitti ensimmäisenä Suomessa Porilaisten marssia, marssista käytettiin silloin vielä nimeä Leskikuningattaren marssi. Bernhard Henrik Crusell oli klarinetin soittajana rykmentin orkesterissa. Porilaisten marssi sinfoniaorkesteri Porilaisten marssi Porilaisten...

  • Cornell University

    Cornell University Cornell University ( /kɔrˈnɛl/ kor-NEL) is an American private Ivy League research university located in Ithaca, New York, United States. Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, 1st President of Cornell University , the university was intended to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoret...

  • University of California, Berkeley

    The University of California, Berkeley (also referred to as Berkeley, UC Berkeley, California or simply Cal) is a public research university located in Berkeley, California. It is the flagship campus of the University of California system, one of three parts in the state's public higher education plan, which also includes the California State University system and the California Community Col...

  • Jinshi degree through the ages

    The Jinshi degree originated in 605 CE (Sui Dynasty), and has evolved to be the sole stepping stone into the higher echelon of the civil service by the time of the Ming and the Qing. The Ming and Qing Jinshi are well documented; while the earlier ones are largely incomplete. Family genealogies often taken careful notes of such accomplishments, and can be a valuable source to compile a complete ...

  • HNK HAJDUK

    13. veljače 1911. godine službeno osnovan klub odobrenjem Carskog namjesništva u Zadru, a na inicijativu četvorice Splićana, praških studenata, Fabijana Kaliterne , Vjekoslava Ivaniševića, Lucijana Stelle i Ivana Šakića uz pomoć Vladimira Šore i profesora Josipa Barača koji je klubu nadjenuo ime Hajduk, ime koje do dan danas ponosno nosi. Povijest kluba po desetljećima: 1911 – 1920 , 1921 – 1...

  • Gårdshistorie. Talvik og Alta i Finnmark, Norge.

    (The text is written in Norwegian). Dette prosjektet inneholder gårdshistorie for området Talvik prestegjeld og Alta prestegjeld i vest Finnmark, Norge. De forskjellige bondegårdene og boplassene med beboere og grunneiere er beskrevet. Nålevende personer er ikke tatt med i prosjektet. Prosjektet er laget for å brukes i forbindelse med slektsgransking. Det er behov for å skille ut personer m...

  • Persian Jewish Genealogy Portal

    Persian Jewish Projects on Geni Umbrella Project Judaism is among the oldest religions practiced in Iran and the Biblical Book of Esther contains references to the experiences of the Jews in Persia. Jews have had a continued presence in Iran since the time of Cyrus the Great of the Achaemenid Empire. Cyrus invaded Babylon and freed the Jews from Babylonian captivity. Today, it is esti...

  • Convicts, Naval Personnel and Free Settlers on the Third Fleet, Australia, 1791

    A project to collect and merge the profiles for any convict, naval personnel or free settler arrivals on the Third Fleet from England to Australia, 1791. Third Fleet From Wikipedia The Third Fleet consisted of 11 ships which set sail from United Kingdom in February, March and April 1791 bound for the Sydney penal settlement, with over 2000 convicts. The passengers consisted of convicts, m...

  • Knights/Knighthoods

    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...

  • British Army - Grenadier Guards

    Badges above from left Grenadier Guards Victorian Badge (Courtesy of British Military Badges ) ; Cigarette Card - Courtesy of cigcardpics - flickr - 44841559@N03; Grenadier Guards uniform - WIKI. Grenadier Guards British Army - Guards Division

  • Distinguished Service Order Recipients

    (Level 2 Gallantry Award) The D.S.O. was instituted by Royal Warrant on 6th September 1886. The D.S.O. was originally instituted as an award for officers of the British Army and Commonwealth Forces, usually at the rank of Major. It was, however, also awarded to officers at a rank above or below Major. The D.S.O. could be awarded for an act of meritorious or distinguished service in wartime ...

  • Royal Victorian Order

    Royal Victorian Order The Royal Victorian Order is given by The Queen to people who have served her or the Monarchy in a personal way. These may include officials of the Royal Household, family members or perhaps British Ambassadors who have helped organise a State Visit to a particular country. The Order was founded in April 1896 by Queen Victoria as a way of rewarding personal service t...

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  • Prominent Genealogists

    This project is to assemble prominent genealogists - the scholars who studied the descent of persons or families. It is organized by area of the world and historical period. Please add your ancestor or role model to the project (must be set to public). Collaborators, feel free to update the overview, particularly in indexing "notables." Sovereign Dynasties - Western Europe Rev. James An...

  • Jämsän Hassin talot ja torpat

    Tämä projekti on aloitettu 15.4. ja se on vielä keskeneräinen. Talo ja torppaluettelo asukkaineen täydentyy vähitellen. Aluerajauksena on käytetty samaa Hassin koulupiiriin perustuvaa rajausta kuin Kimmo Jokisen kirjassa "Hassin Kyläkirja". Uudemmat talot ja henkilöt on jätetty pois. Tervetuloa mukaan asuttamaan Hassinkylää! Hassi on Jämsän eteläisin kylä joka rajoittuu etelän suunnalta Rii...

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

    This project is used to relate all units from Florida who served in the Confederate Army.

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  • The Battle of Olustee or Battle of Ocean Pond, February 20,1864

    This project is for those that fought at The Battle of Olustee or Battle of Ocean Pond, February 20,1864 . Battle of Olustee From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Battle of Olustee Part of the American Civil War OlusteeKAFL.jpg Battle of Olustee by Kurz and Allison Date February 20, 1864 Location Baker County, Florida 30°12′51.24″N 82°23′18.92″WCoordinates: 30°12′51.24″N 82°23′18.92″W Result Co...

  • Baker County, Florida

    Project for those who were born, lived or died in Baker County, Florida.

  • Olustee, Baker County,Florida

    This project is for those that were born , lived, and died in Olustee,Baker County, Florida.

  • Jewish Families from Tiraspol, Moldova, Transnistria

    The city's name comes from the Greek name of the river Dniester Τυρας and ancient Greek. πολις - «city». The Treaty of Iassy [Jassy] was signed by both Russia and Ottoman Empire on December 27, 1791 after the end of Russo-Turkish War of 1787-1792. As a result of this agreement, Russia acquired the Ochakov region between the west bank of the river South Bug and the river Dniester. Dniester Riv...

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

    This project is used to relate all units from Indiana who served in the Union Army. Indiana in the American Civil War on Wikipedia See also on the Internet: Civil War - Indiana : Indiana's role in the Civil War, including a Soldier Search and Indiana Regimental Histories. Civil War Regiment Recruitments by Indiana Counties : Placement of recruitment of Indiana's Civil War regiments an...

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  • Union Cavalry (U.S. Civil War)

    in the American Civil War was a branch of army service in a process of transition. It suffered from emerging technology threats, difficult logistics, and sometimes misguided or inept commanders. Nevertheless, it played important roles in many Civil War campaigns and earned its place alongside the infantry and artillery combat arms.The Union started the war with five Regular mounted regiments: t...

  • The Migration From Stange, Hedmark, Norway

    The municipality of Stange is situated on the east side of the lake Mjøsa. It borders the municipalities of Hamar on the north; Løten, Våler, and Åsnes to the east; Nord-Odal to the south; and Eidsvoll to the west. Stange consists of several areas that were previously distinct, including Vallset, Romedal, Espa, Åsbygda, Tangen, and Stange itself. The municipality can be roughly divided into two...

  • Benjamin Nye - Nye Family of America

    The Benjamin Nye Homestead & Museum includes his home, the old grainger hall and mill site at Old Country Road, E. Sandwich, MA, USA 02537. Owned and maintained by the Nye Family of America Association, Inc. - www.nyefamily.org.No records exist of his birth in England, nor the ship he came to America in during the 1630's Great Migration.

  • Convicts, Naval Personnel and Free Settlers on the Second Fleet, Australia, 1789

    A project to collect and merge the profiles for any convict, naval personnel or free settler arrivals on the Second Fleet from England to Australia, 1789. Second Fleet From Wikipedia The Second Fleet is the name of the second fleet of ships sent with settlers, convicts and supplies to colony at Sydney Cove in Port Jackson, Australia. The fleet comprised six ships: one Royal Navy escort, f...

  • Killomann

    Lõuna-Eesti 1 liin, kuhu kuuluvad nende järetulijad. Anna Alvine Jakobson Anna ja Richardi abielu nimevahetus Jaan

  • Jewish Families of Kolomea / Kolomyja, Ukraine

    Background Kolomea (or Kolomyya; Pol., Kołomyja; Ger., Kolomea, Colomea), city on the Prut River in Ukraine. Jews first settled in Kołomea, then part of Poland, at about the turn of the sixteenth century. Although many were murdered and the community was destroyed during the Khmel’nyts’kyi massacres of 1648–1649, the Jewish population quickly reestablished itself and numbered more than 1,000 ...

  • 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.

  • Pohjanmaan jalkaväkirykmentti sekä Kajaanin pataljoona

    Pohjanmaan jalkaväkirykmentti 1626 - 1809 Tietoa Pohjanmaan rykmentin PERINNEJOUKOT Pohjanmaan jalkaväkirykmentti wikipedia Österbottens infanteriregemente wikipedia Erinomaiset yksityiset sivut : mm. kaikki rykmentin sotilaat. Kajaanin pataljoona on lisätty loppuun 9. komppaniaksi, käsittäen myös itsenäisen maakomppanian ajan. Sodat ja taistelut Kolmikymmenvuotinen sota...

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