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  • First Battle of Bull Run

    First Battle of Bull Run=First Battle of Bull Run, also known as First Manassas (the name used by Confederate forces), was fought on July 21, 1861, in Prince William County, Virginia, near the city of Manassas. It was the first major land battle of the American Civil War. Just months after the start of the war at Fort Sumter, the Northern public clamored for a march against the Confederate capi...

  • Clothiers

    Clothiers made and sold woollen cloth. The occupation of clothier was compatible with the status of yeoman . A "clothier" could be: One man and his family, who together performed most of the steps of cloth making A person who employed up to 30 weavers Something in between The majority of clothiers were not large manufacturers. Many small independent clothiers combined cloth-making...

  • The Winchester (VA) Connection

    It's rather surprising how many persons of note were born in, lived in, or had something significant happen while visiting Winchester, VA. It's not just the city's many Civil War connections - it started long before that, and continued long afterward. George Washington George Washington, 1st President of the USA , for instance, spent his early youth on the frontier at and beyond Winchester, s...

  • Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada

    Personnalités Saint Jacques Buteux , martyr, missionnaire jésuite; fondateur de Cap-de-la-Madeleine. Sources Sainte-Marthe-du-Cap, PADREM Cap-de-la-Madeleine, PADREM

  • Batiscan, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview Batiscan sur la ( carte ~ map ). Toponymie ~ Toponymy « Bastican » : Le Père Charles Aranud dit que le mot Batiscan, en langue montagnaise, signifie : « vapeur », « nuée légère ». Le curé, l'abbé P.A.A. Bellemare, écrit qu' « en effect la brume ou la vapeur lé...

  • Brigham Young University (BYU)

    Brigham Young University (often referred to as BYU or, colloquially, The Y) is a private research university located in Provo, Utah, United States. It is owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), and, excluding online students, is the largest of any religious university and the 3rd largest private university in the United States, with 29,672 on-campus...

  • The drowned

    Please add Geni profiles for our drowned ones to this project. Additional demographic data is especially appreciated as added resources. Drowning From Wikipedia Drowning is defined as respiratory impairment from being in or under a liquid. It is further classified by outcome into: death , ongoing health problems and no ongoing health problems . Using the term "near drowning" to refer to...

  • Wheelwrights / Wrights

    WHEELWRIGHT / WRIGHT - maker or repairer of wagon wheels "Not long after the invention of a round disc that could be rolled while upright, which we now call a ‘wheel,’ a new craft was started: wheelwright. He was a guy who could make a rounder wheel than other people. He was so good at it that other people paid him to make wheels for them. Skip forward to 17th Century England and ...

  • Québec, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview La ville de Québec ( carte ) fait partie de l' agglomération de Québec de la Communauté métropolitaine de Québec , région de la Capitale-Nationale . Toponymie ~ Toponymy « » : Indiquez les lieux dans Geni ~ How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québec, Canada ...

  • Passagers du Cardinal 1646

    Détails particuliers de cette traversée ~ Details of this voyage Capitaine : Jean Pointel Propriétaire : Pierre Legardeur (?) Armateur : Les Habitants de la Nouvelle-France Passagers: Plus de 20 Navire de 300 tonnes Départ de La Rochelle en 1646. Arrive à Québec le 23 septembre 1646. Repart vers la France le 31 octobre. Év...

  • Chelmno Extermination Camp

    Chełmno extermination camp, also known as the Kulmhof concentration camp, was a Nazi German extermination camp that was situated 50 kilometres (31 mi) from Łódź, near a small village called Chełmno nad Nerem (Kulmhof an der Nehr in German). After annexation by Germany Kulmhof was included into Reichsgau Wartheland in 1939. The camp operated in two periods, f...

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  • Lodz Ghetto גטו לודז

    The Łódź Ghetto (German: Ghetto Litzmannstadt ) was the second-largest ghetto (after the Warsaw Ghetto) established for Jews and Roma in German-occupied Poland. Situated in the town of Łódź and originally intended as a temporary gathering point for Jews, the ghetto was transformed into a major industrial centre, providing much needed supplies for Nazi...

  • Jewish Families from Nové Zámky, Slovakia

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Nové Zámky, Slovakia. Nové Zámky Nové Zámky – Orthodox Synagogue Jews first arrived in the early 19th century in Nove Zamky and formed a religious community, establishing a school and Chevra Kadisha. Originally, the community was led by the chief rabbi of Nagysura...

  • 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...

  • Pembroke College, Cambridge University

    [ ] Pembroke College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge, England. The college is the third oldest college of the university and has over seven hundred students and fellows. Physically, it is one of the university's larger colleges, with buildings from almost evOn Christmas Eve 1347, Edward III granted Marie de St Pol, widow of the Earl of Pembroke, the licence for the fou...

  • Harrow School

    [ ]Harrow School /ˈhæroʊ/, commonly referred to as "Harrow", is an English independent school for boys situated in the town of Harrow, in north-west London. There is some evidence that there has been a school on the site since 1243, but the Harrow School of today was formally founded in 1572 by John Lyon under a Royal Charter of Elizabeth I. Harrow is one of the original ni...

  • Mercer County, West Virginia, USA

    This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of West Virginia. Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in this county. Point Of Contact For This Page: Donald Colvin

  • Iler Baptist Cemetery (New) - Harrow, Essex County, Ontario, Canada

    Iler Baptist Cemetery (New) is located in Essex, Essex County, formerly Colchester South Township on Concession 1, Lot 40 Demonination: Baptist Cemetery Location: GPS: 41.998982,-82.839206Maintained by: Town of Essex==Links== Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Grayson (Burke's Peerage 107th)

    Grayson Image Right - Grayson Arms This is a sub-project of Burke's Peerage - 107th Edition - G Volume 2 pages 1499 - 1498 The purpose of the project is to link Geni profiles to this project establishing Burke's Peerage - 107th Edition as a source of information. Please link Geni profiles to this project if they are mentioned in this publication. How to use this Project >Please work thr...

  • Iler Settlement Baptist (Old) Cemetery - Harrow, Essex County, Ontario, Canada

    Iler Settlement Baptist (Old) Cemetery is located in Essex, Essex County, formerly Colchester South Township on Concession 1, Lot 37 Demonination: Baptist Cemetery Location: GPS: 41.996205,-82.841745Maintained by: Town of Essex==Links== Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Archive of the Inquisition

    For information relating specifically to the Spanish Inquisition, please see Spanish Inquisition . The Archive of the Inquisition (or more fully the Archive of the Inquisition and Index ), officially referred to as the Archive of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (abbreviated to ACDF for Archivio Congregatio pro Doctrina Fidei ) in the Vatican, contains the Catholic Church's ...

  • Marriageable Girls

    Introduction Most of us are familiar with the story of the King's Daughters or Filles du roi ; the state sponsored program that brought almost 800 single women to Quebec in the early days of the French settlement, but what is not so well known is the story of the filles à marier . Between 1634 and 1662; 262 young ladies braved the elements to begin an uncertain future in the backwoods ...

  • Quakers: Religious Society of Friends

    This project is focused around the genealogy of members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). If you have sourced information, please don't hesitate to contribute. Influential and Well-Known Quakers George Fox William Penn, Founder of Pennsylvania Robert Barclay, The Quaker Apologist Susan B. Anthony, Civil Rights Leader Joan Baez, Singer and Political Activist Richard ...

  • 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 ofi...

  • 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 —...

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

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

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  • 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...

  • Carpenters

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

  • Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview Trois-Rivière sur la ( carte ~ map ) REMARQUEZ ~ PLEASE NOTE : Trois-Rivières, de même que Québec et Montréal , n'a jamais fait parti d'un compté ou d'une MRC. Trois-Rivières, same as Québec and Montréal , has never been part of a county or a Regional county municipality (RCM). Toponymie ~ Topo...

  • Perche (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime ➹p.603 . Une des plus petites province de France. Elle n'a que 14 lieues de longueur sur 12 de largeur. Le sol en est humide et froid. Sont terrain très inégal n'offre sur les hauteurs que de fort mauvais pâturages. Les plaines et vallons produisent toutes sortes de grans, du chanvre et des fruits...

  • Notaries of Quebec, Canada

    Sommaire ~ Overview Le Québec étant une province bijuridique, le droit romano-civiliste y côtoie la common law. Les notaires sont donc en concurrence avec les avocats, sur certains secteurs, tout en bénéficiant des prérogatives notariales traditionnelles, notamment le monopole de la rédaction des hypothèques immobilières et des co...

  • Izbica Ghetto

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

  • Introduksjon til Geni - norsk

    Norway Dette prosjektet tar sikte på å forklare hvordan Geni fungerer, og være en veiledning til hvor man kan få hjelp. Om du nettopp er blitt lagt til i prosjektet av en Kurator, er dette for å gjøre deg oppmerksom på denne informasjonen. Legg gjerne til andre brukere slik at informasjonen her når ut til flest mulig brukere som ø...

  • Stones River National Cemetery

    Within park boundaries is Stones River National Cemetery, 20.09 acres (81,300 m2) with 6,850 interments (2562 unidentified). Find a Grave

  • Montréal, Québec, Canada

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

  • Translators

    Translators Please add profiles of Authors who have translated works from any language into English to this project. If you find translators into other languages you will probably need to start a new project for these but please do link these to this project and the Umbrella projects: Occupations Portal Writers Authors Competent translators show the following attributes: a very good...

  • French Provinces of the "Ancien Régime" Period

    Introduction Ce projet regroupe les anciennes provinces de France. Le classement par province n'a jamais été précis sous l'Ancien Régime. Certaines régions avaient des bordures très discutables. Nous fournissons ici une structure quelque peu simplifié dans le but d'aider les généalogistes intéressés à attribue...

  • University of Chicago

    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, the University of Chicago was incorporated in 1890; William Rainey Harper became the university's first president in 1891, and the first classes ...

  • The Battle of Antietam, MD September 17, 1862 US Civil War

    The Battle of Antietam /ænˈtiːtəm/ also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the South, fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, Maryland, and Antietam Creek as part of the Maryland Campaign, was the first major battle in the American Civil War to take place on Union soil. It is the bloodiest single-day battle in American history, with a combined ...

  • Predikanten in ZUID-HOLLAND ‧ nld

    Predikanten in ZUID-HOLLAND ‧ nld ▶ STREEFKERK

  • Jewish Families from Prostějov (Prossnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    Austrian manufacturing town, in the province of Moravia. Probably its earliest Jewish settlement dated from the latter half of the fifteenth century, when exiles from Olmütz found a refuge there (1454). Up to the time when the restriction on the freedom of residence of Jews in Austria was removed, Prossnitz was the second largest congregation in Moravia, numbering 328 families (see Famil...

  • British Mine workers (non-coal)

    British Mine workers (non-coal) Pictured right Wealden Iron Ore Pits For British Coal Miners please go to: Mining has occurred in Great Britain since approximately 2700 BC. A diverse range of minerals has been extracted by underground mining, ranging from industrial minerals such as limestone through to precious metals like gold. Plans, sections and shaft information exist, recording many...

  • British Coal Mine Workers

    British Coal Mine Workers=Coal mining in the United Kingdom probably dates to Roman times and took place in many different parts of the country. Britain's coalfields are associated with Northumberland and Durham, North and South Wales, Yorkshire, Scotland, Lancashire, the East and West Midlands and Kent. During the 1980s and 1990s the industry was scaled back considerably. In 2013, there were t...

  • "About" Cleanup

    This project relates to cleaning up copy-paste dumps from external websites on historical profiles. We will be developing guidelines for how to do this in the near future, in the meantime please add profiles with copy-paste issues to this project. Am excellent template for how to write up an "About" narrative is provided by Erica Howton here: Erica's Master Profile Cheat Sheet, notes in...

  • People Connected to Cumberland

    People Connected to Cumberland Historic County of England See also Cumberland - Main Page Cumberland Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Cumberland Cumberland Cumbria Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

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  • Jewish Families from Strakonice

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Strakonice, Czech Republic. Village district (bezirk) and region: Location: Strakonice German: Strakonitz) is a town in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. Estimated population: 24,000. History: The settlement of this region took place in the second half of 12th century when a castle was built. In 1367 ...

  • Jewish families from Cheb (Eger), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Cheb (Eger) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Village district (bezirk) and region: Cheb (German: Eger), is a city in the Karlovy Vary Region of the Czech Republic Location: Located in Bohemia at 50º04' 12º03', 38 km WSW of Karlovy Vary. It is situated on the river Ohře, at the foot of one of the spurs of the Smr...

  • Mining accident

    Please add person who died in accidents in the Mining Industry. This is a "sub project" of the Cause Of Death Portal If you have information on miners or need help locating/adding them to this project, start a discussion here.. Please see lists of some Mining Disasters here on Wikipedia This project is included in The History Link Project - Trace your ancesters! you can add projects here

  • Seigneuries of Québec

    Seigneurie d'Ailleboust Carte Courchesne, No. 10 Seigneurie de l'Anse-de-l'Étang Carte Courchesne, No. 191 Seigneurie d'Antaya Carte Courchesne, No. 12 Seigneurie d'Anticosti (<1681.?) Carte Courchesne, No. 184 . Seigneurie d'Argenteuil Carte Courchesne, No. 1 Seigneurie d'Aubert-Gallion Carte Courchesne, No. 114 Seigneurie d'Aubin-de-l'Isle Carte Courchesne, No...

  • "All That Glitters..." MINING the world

    This is intended to be the Over-Arching Site Index of Geni projects about Mining across the world and across human history. America The California Gold Rush South Africa 'Diamonds & Dust; Gold & Ganja' - Mining South Africa Pilgrim's Rest History and Families of Kaapsehoop The Oppenheimers in SA South Africa - Randlords British Isles the Bevin Boys

  • Isle de France (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces ~ complete list of provinces Gentillé : Français Langue(s) régionale(s) : francien , champenois Indiquez les lieux dans Geni How to Input Locations in Geni ... 1588 et avant : Hors domaine de ce projet ~ out of this project's scope voir Isle de France d...

  • Paris of the "Ancien Régime" Period

    Introduction Paris eſt une ville très-ancienne , l'une des plus grandes , des plus célèbres , & des plus peuplées de l'univers. ( Panckoucke, 1784 ➹ p.559 ) Cette ville, la capitale du monde civilisé... ( Barbichon, 1831 ➹ p.556 ) En d'autres mots, Paris fut « la ville la plus prestigieuse du monde ». ...

  • People Connected to County Down

    People Connected to County Down Northern Ireland See also County Down - Main Page Historic Buildings of Co. Down County Down Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Dalzell's of County Down, Ireland

  • Jewish families from Chlum (Klum), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Chlum (Klum) - near Štědrá; a municipality Pšov of the Czech Republic

  • Union Prisoner-of-War Camps and Military Prisons

    work in progress This master project will be the portal listing the various Union POW camps and prisons, and those who were prisoners and guards. List of Prisoner-of-War camps Camp Butler - Springfield, Illinois - 3,000 (the largest of the Union's eight prison camps established for Confederate non-commissioned officers and privates). Camp Chase – Columbus, Ohio - 10,000 (the ...

  • People Connected to County Antrim

    People Connected to County Antrim Northern Ireland See also County Antrim, Northern Ireland - Main Page County Antrim Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Antrim People Connected to "Ireland" - unknown Specific Place or County

  • Maine (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Liste complète des provinces ~ Complete list of provinces Gentillé : Mainiot, Mainiots, Mainiote, Mainiotes Langue(s) régionale(s) : gallo , tourangeau Indiquez les lieux dans Geni ~ How to Input Locations in Geni ... 1588 et avant : Hors domaine de ce projet ~ out of this project's scope...

  • Savon ja Savonlinnan läänin jalkaväkirykmentti

    Tietoa Ainutlaatuisen tasokas sivusto: Savon rykmentti Wikipedia Sodat ja taistelut 30-vuotinen sota Suuri Pohjan sota Kaarle XII:n sota (Norjan sotaretki) Kustaa III:n sota Suomen sota Harjoittelupaikat Mikkeli Savon ja Savonlinnan läänin jalkaväkirykmentti 1626 - 1809 1. Henkikomppania Rykmentin komentajat 1625-1630: Gustaf Horn...

  • Eesti sajaaastased

    Projekt koondab sada ja enam aastat elanud eestlased (eestimaalased) Allikad ja lingid: Eesti saja-aastased Vanim eestlane Vanim eesti mees Vanim eesti naine Palju kugutud linke eesti sajaaastaste kohta

  • Loksa kalmistu

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

  • Stanley Cup Champions

    The Stanley Cup (French: La Coupe Stanley ) is the championship trophy awarded annually to the National Hockey League (NHL) playoff winner. Originally commissioned in 1892 as the Dominion Hockey Challenge Cup , the trophy is named for Lord Stanley of Preston , then–Governor General of Canada, who awarded it to Canada's top-ranking amateur ice hockey club, which the entire Stanley family ...

  • Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)

    The Chicago Blackhawks (spelled Black Hawks before 1986, and known colloquially as the Hawks ) are a professional ice hockey team based in Chicago, Illinois. They are members of the Central Division of the Western Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). They have won six Stanley Cup championships since their founding in 1926, and they are the current Stanley Cup Champions. The Blackhawk...

  • Carolina Hurricanes (NHL)

    The Carolina Hurricanes are an American professional ice hockey team based in Raleigh, North Carolina, that competes in the National Hockey League (NHL). The Hurricanes are a member club of the league's Metropolitan Division in the Eastern Conference. The Hurricanes play their home games at the 18,680-seat PNC Arena. They are the only major league professional sports team in North Carolina to p...

  • Eestlased Rootsis / Estonians in Sweden

    Siia projekti soovime Geni'st kokku koguda tuntumaid eestlased Rootsis läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Gotlandile jõudnud sõjapõgenikud 1939-1945 ja Added a document refugees refugees Sweden Directory of 6,000 refugees from the Baltic countries 1944-1945 that came to Gotland by Mickael Lundgren Available in Bengt Göran Holmert Book Gotland durin...

  • Eesti vabadusvõitlejad

    Nagu veepiisas peitub meri, nii on ka inimeses rahvas. Rahvast, kes kannab ajaloo tarkust, ei saa lõpuni petta. Ühel varem, teisel hiljem toimub ärkamine. Kurja ja hävingut kehastavad jõud tuntakse ära ja siis teevad selle maa mehepojad seda, mis nad tegema peavad. Võitlevad! Kui keegi püüab tõestada, et eesti meeste v�...

  • „Soomepoisid“

    Eesmärk koguda projekti Eesti meestest Soomepoisid Igati oodatud on kõikide kihelkondade meeste nimede lisamine siia projekti Vikipeedia: Soomepoisid Soomepoisid on Teises maailmasõjas Soome poolel vabatahtlikena võidelnud eestlased. Esimesed soomepoisid olid 1939. ja 1940. aastal Eestist Soome põgenenud mehed, kes soovisid anda oma panuse hõimu...

  • National Hockey League (NHL)

    The National Hockey League ( NHL ; French: Ligue nationale de hockey — LNH ) is a professional ice hockey league composed of 30 member clubs: 23 in the United States and 7 in Canada. Headquartered in New York City, the NHL is considered to be the premier professional ice hockey league in the world, and one of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. The Stan...

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  • Vana-Pärnu kalmistu

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

  • United States House of Representatives from Utah

    List of United States Representatives from Utah Utah's current delegation to the United States House of Representatives. Rob Bishop Chris Stewart Jason Chaffetz Mia Love

  • Current Members of the United States House of Representatives

    Please add to this project those currently serving as members of the House of Representatives for the United States of America. Use discussions to identify any that need a curator to make into a public Master Profile. As someone leaves office their profile should be removed from this project . Resources: List of current United States Representatives Congressman search form Current...

  • 16th Century British Politicians

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

  • Väliseestlased / Estonians abroad / Utlandsester / Esten im Ausland

    See projekt on mõedud nendele kellel on sugulased välismaal või on elanud välismaal. Ka nendele kes üldse ei ole olnud Eestis ja on sugulased siin. Kõik kogemused ja sündmused on huvitavad. Keel ei pruugi olla eesti keel. This project is intended for those who have relatives abroad or has lived abroad. Also, for those who have not been in E...

  • Normandie (province), France

    Introduction Ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime. Normandie comprend l' ancien Archevêché de Rouen . Liste complète des provinces ~ Complete list of provinces Gentillé : Normand, Normands, Normande, Normandes Langue(s) régionale(s) : normand , cauchois Indiquez les lieux dans Geni ~ How to Input Locations in Geni ... 158...

  • Jewish families from Písek, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Písek in Bohemia, Czech Republic. The International Jewish Cemetery Project web page for Pisek is here: This link is to a live video camera focused on the town square: Yad Vashem records state that around 200 people with a connection to Pisek perished in the Holocaust.

  • Watauga Settlement

    The Watauga Association (sometimes referred to as the Republic of Watauga) was a semi-autonomous government created in 1772 by frontier settlers living along the Watauga River in what is now present day Elizabethton, Tennessee. Although it lasted only a few years, the Watauga Association provided a basis for what later developed into the state of Tennessee and likely influenced other western fr...

  • Robertson Families of Virginia

    The Robertson families in Virginia are similar to the Lee families; many people researching the surname want to connect to the prominent family of the same name. There are so many speculative connections and so much wishful thinking that any assertion has to be examined closely. In many cases, the wives have been displaced by 100 years or more in order to create a connection. The goal of this...

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  • Jewish Families from Chodov (Chodau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Chodov (Chodau), in the Sokolov District in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Colonizing Virginia

    Colonizing Virginia is an umbrella project covering the colonial period of Virginia history. It will begin with the first Englishmen set foot on a tiny island called Jamestown in 1607 and end with the outbreak of the American Revolution.

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  • Jewish Families from Plzeň (Pilsen), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Bohemian town of Plzeň (Pilsen) in the Czech Republic. PILSEN (Czech Plzeň), city in W. Bohemia, Czech Republic; its Jewish community was one of the earliest in Bohemia. The first documentary record is a decree of 1338, signed by *Charles IV, in which the city's administrators were ordered, under p...

  • Gårdshistorie. Talvik og Alta i Finnmark, Norge.

    (The text is written in Norwegian). Dette prosjektet inneholder gårdshistorie for området Talvik sogn og Alta sogn 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 &...

  • Mannerheimriddare / Mannerheim-ristin ritarit / Knights of the Mannerheim Cross

    Finlands 63:e självständighetsdag till ära (6.12.2010) skapas detta projekt för att samla alla riddare. En av de två sista överlevande, Tuomas Gerdt (nr95) var närvarade på årets självständighetsbal. Efter vinterkrigets slut 1940 instiftades i Finland medaljen Mannerheim-korset till Frihetskorsets orden. Den som mott...

  • Jewish Families from Zvenyhorodka (Dzvinogrud), Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Dzvinogrud, Ukraine also known as Zvenyhorod, Dźwinogród, Zwenigród Halicki, Zvenyhorodka, Zvenigorodka [Rus, Yid], Zvenyhorodka [Ukr], Zwienigorodka [Pol], Zwenigorodka, Zwinogródka, Zwinogródek, Dzwinogród, Zvinerodke Zvenyhorodka - JewishGen Gesher Galicia-Dzvinogrud

  • Foix (province), France

    Introduction Le Comté de Foix est une ancienne province de France sous l'Ancien Régime ( ➹p.608 ). Établi en 1012. En 1607, le roi Henri IV réunit la comté au domaine de la Couronne. Depuis la Révolution, le comté est entièrement compris dans le département de l'Ariège. Liste complète des provinces complete ...

  • Eesti sport

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti sportlasi aga ka sporditegelasi (ROK presidendid, spordiajakirjanikud, jms.) läbi kõigi ajajärkude.

  • morel

    Musings... I am a volunteer curator with speciality in Nouvelle-France, Québec, the French Catholic clergy, and France of the Ancien Régime (1589-1789). My personal mission is to grow projects that reveal new insights on groups and communities from this region. Geni projects are where genealogy data comes into focus, where it comes all together. This is perhaps why I love coll...

  • Jewish Families from Benešov (Beneschau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    Introduction and Jewish Life Benešov (German: Beneschau) is a district town, located about 40 km. southeast of Prague in Central Bohemia (Středočeský kraj), Czech Republic. It was chartered as a seigniorial town as early as the first half of the 14th century, with a tiny Jewish population first mentioned in 1419. The oldest documentation, from 1570, mentions 5 Jews (...

  • Nordmennene på Kola i Rusland

    (The text is written in Norwegian) En del nordmenn bosatte seg fra ca 1867 og fremover på Fiskerhalvøya, Kola i Rusland. Spesielt plassen Tsypnavolok ble deres bosted. På russiske kart i dag er stedet kalt Tzyp-Navolok. Profiler for de som bosatte seg der er linket til dette prosjektet. Fiskerhalvøya på wikipedia Tsypnavolok på wikipedia Kol...

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  • Jourdan / Jordaan Genealogy of South Africa

    This project is designed to collect Research Information, Discussions, Queries etc on the Jourdan / Jordaan family of South Africa. Core profiles Jean Jourdan, de Belle Etoile SV/PROG I x Isabeau 'Elizabeth' le Long, SM/PROG Pierre Jourdan, de Belle Etoile SV/PROG 2 x Johanna Adriana Junius, SM/PROG Pierre Jourdan, de Cabrières SV/PROG 3 x Anne Fouche, b3 SM xx Marie Verdeau

  • Sobibor Extermination Camp - מחנה ההשמדה סוביבור

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

  • Jewish families from Rocov (Rotschow), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the small town of Rocov (Rotschow) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. (Records could be found in Dolni Ročov books)

  • Sussex - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Sussex Image right - John Logie Baird Please add information about people of renown connected to Sussex, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in bold . Getting Involved Feel free to follow, request to collaborate To join the project use the request link under "actions" at the top right of the...

  • Maternal death

    Maternal death is defined as "The death of a woman while pregnant or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and the site of the pregnancy, from any cause related to or aggravated by the pregnancy or its management, but not from accidental or incidental causes." From Wikipedia The world mortality rate has declined 45% since 1990, but still 800 women die ever...

  • Fashion Icons & Designers

    Fashion is a general term for a currently popular style or practice, especially in clothing, foot wear or accessories. The focus of this project are notable fashion designers, includes designers of haute couture and ready to wear, and the fashion icons. DESIGNERS Coco Chanel Giorgio Armani Ralph Lauren Oscar de la Renta FASHION ICONS Katharine Hepburn Jackie Kennedy Onassis

  • People Connected to County Cavan

    People Connected to County Cavan Republic of Ireland See also County Cavan Burials County Cavan - Main Page County Cavan, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Cavan

  • Directory of Locations in 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...

  • Lasalle, Québec, Canada

    {en construction} Aperçu ~ Overview Lasalle sure la ( carte ~ map ) Bordures de la municipalité ~ Municipal Boundaries Le fief de L'Île-aux-Hérons (aussi seigneurie) se trouve à l'intérieur des bordures de Lasalle aujourd'hui. Sources Lasalle, PADREM

  • Maitlandbank Cemetery - McKillop Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada

    Maitlandbank Cemetery Cemetery Address: Hydro Line Rd between Roxboro Line & North Line, Seaforth McKillop Township (Concession 3, Lot 28) GPS: 43.574181,-81.390469 Registered to: Northside United Church. Links Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

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