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  • Kosovo War

    Kosovo War was an armed conflict in Kosovo that lasted from 28 February 1998 until 11 June 1999. It was fought by the forces of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, (by this time, consisting of the Republics of Montenegro and Serbia) which controlled Kosovo before the war, and the Kosovo Albanian rebel group known as the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) with air support from the North Atlantic Treat...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Murça ao Brasil / Portuguese Immigrants of Concelho of Murça to Brazil Project

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrantes portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de MURÇA 1. Manuel da Silva Varges (Palheiros, Murça, Vila Real, Portugal - Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil) casado com Paschoa Maria da Ressurreição.

  • 19th century family hisory of Welhaven, Bidoulac, Møller, & Sissenére Families

    Js Welhaven and Z. Moller were close friends; they met through Edvard Munch. In his youth, Welhaven mourned the death of his girlfriend at Z. Moller's estate. Eventually Welhaven's son Johan Ernst married Z. Moller's granddaughter Karen Moller... I am trying to fill in the history of Karen's mother/Zachariah's daughter Maren Isidore Sissenere Moller. Camille loved JS Welhaven. Camille's bes...

  • Current United States Governors

    The following is a list of incumbent governors of the states, and territories of the United States. See the bottom of the project for the complete list of election cycles, excluding Gubernatorial Special Elections. Governors State Governors Alabama - Robert J. Bentley (R) (Open chair - Term Limited in 2018 with term expiring on the second Monday in January of 2019. This date being Jan...

  • Michigan State University

    State University (MSU) is a public research university located in East Lansing, Michigan, United States. MSU was founded in 1855 and became the nation's first land-grant institution under the Morrill Act of 1862, serving as a model for future land-grant universities.[6]MSU pioneered the studies of packaging, hospitality business, plant biology, supply chain management, and telecommunication. U....

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Faro ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Faro to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de FARO . Antonio da França Galvão (Faro, Portugal, 29 de julho de 1706 - Brasil, c. 1770) pai de Frei Galvão, Santo Gonçalo Simões Chassim (Portimão, Faro, Portugal, ? - São Paulo, ...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Guimarães ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Guimarães to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrante portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de GUIMARÃES . Antonio de Azevedo Sá (Guimarães, Braga, Portugal, ? - São Paulo, c. 1681) casado com Isabel Álvares. Antonio de Azevedo Saldanha (Guimaraes, Portugal, ? - Brasil, ?) ...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Amarante ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Amarante to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrantes portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de AMARANTE . Alexandre Luiz de Queiroz e Vasconcelos (Amarante, Porto, Portugal, 1 de janeiro de 1742 - Cachoeira do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, c. 1790) casado com Maria Eulália Pereira...

  • George Washington University

    The George Washington University (GW, GWU, or George Washington) is a private, coeducational research university located in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The university was chartered by an Act of Congress on February 9, 1821, as the Columbian College in the District of Columbia. It is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. George Washing...

  • Louisiana State University

    State University (officially Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, often referred to as LSU) is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.[7] The University was founded in 1853 in what is now known as Pineville, Louisiana, under the name Louisiana State Seminary of Learning & Military Academy. The current LSU main campus was dedicated in 1...

  • National War College

    National War College (NWC) of the United States is a school in the National Defense University. It is housed in Roosevelt Hall on Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, D.C., the third-oldest Army post still active.

  • Military Notables other than U.S Revolution and Civil War

    From Ancient times to the present, ordinary people (some who were not generals per se) have made significant contributions to history on the battlefield. Female Boudicea Joan of Arc Nanny of the Maroons (Jamaica) Male

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  • Seton Hill University

    Hill University is a Catholic liberal arts university of about 2,500 students[2] in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. Formerly a women's college, it became a coeducational university in 2002. Recently, Seton Hill received attention for being the first university to provide iPads to all students.

  • 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...

  • National Medal of Science

    National Medal of Science The National Medal of Science is an honor bestowed by the President of the United States to individuals in science and engineering who have made important contributions to the advancement of knowledge in the fields of behavioral and social sciences, biology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics and physics. The twelve member presidential Committee on the National Me...

  • University of California, Los Angeles

    The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a public research university located in the Westwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, United States. It became the University of California Southern Branch in 1919, making it the second-oldest undergraduate campus of the ten-campus system after the original University of California campus in Berkeley (1873). It offers 337 undergradua...

  • 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...

  • Dartmouth College

    Dartmouth College Dartmouth College (commonly referred to as Dartmouth ( /ˈdɑrtməθ/ DART-məth) is a private Ivy League research university located in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States. The institution consists of a liberal arts college, the Geisel School of Medicine, the Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business, as well as 19 graduate programs in the arts and scienc...

  • 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 ...

  • Notable Educators

    Educators Image Right - Aristotle ((384 BC – 322 BC) An educator is a person who teaches, informs or inspires others. Please add information about educators of renown to the list below. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in bold . To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the proj...

  • 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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  • Relatives of Paul Goodman

    Family history of 20th century man of letters Paul Goodman

  • Property developers

    Property developers Please add Geni profles of property and real estate developers to this Occupations project. Profiles must be set to public. Please feel free to contribute to the project overview, especially the "resources" section, and the photos and documents area also. From Wikipedia Real estate development, or property development, is a multifaceted business, encompassing activitie...

  • Maori Migration - Māmari Waka

    In Māori tradition, Māmari was one of the great ocean-going, voyaging canoes that was used in the migrations that settled New Zealand. Mamari was the third waka to arrive with the tangata Ruanui. The traditions of the Aotea, Horotua and Mamari waka mention that kiore (rats) were passengers on their voyages to New Zealand. Carvings on a window frame of Te Ohaki Marae in Ahipara depict the stor...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Braga ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Braga to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrantes portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de BRAGA . Albino Augusto Pinheiro de Lacerda (Famalicão, Braga, Portugal, 13 de dezembro de 1830 - Brasil, ?) filho de José Joaquim de Carvalho e Balbina Pinheiro de Lacerda. Antón...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Porto ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Porto to Brazil

    Este é um subprojeto relacionado ao Projeto Maior Brasil: Imigrantes Portugueses ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants to Brazil Aqui estão relacionados os imigrantes portugueses que vieram ao Brasil do Concelho de PORTO . Agostinha Rodrigues , filha de Garcia Rodrigues e de Izabel Velho, que veio de Portugal casada com Simão Jorge dão início à família Jorge Velho. Ambrosio Ramos Ferreira (...

  • El Cid Campeador

    Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar (¿Vivar del Cid (provincia de Burgos)?, c. 1041-1054 – Valencia, 1099) fue un caballero castellano que llegó a dominar al frente de su propia mesnada el Levante de la Península Ibérica a finales del siglo XI de forma autónoma respecto de la autoridad de rey alguno. Consiguió conquistar Valencia y estableció en esta ciudad un señorío independiente desde el 17 de junio de 10...

  • Kembang Kuning

    Voorwoord, inleiding & toelichting Tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog werden in het voormalig Nederlands-Indië in de periode maart 1942 - augustus 1945 ongeveer 100.000 Nederlandse burgers geïnterneerd. De mannen werden gescheiden van de vrouwen-en-kinderen. Vanaf 1944 werden oudere jongens ondergebracht in de mannenkampen of in aparte jongenskampen. Op japanse burgerkampen staan per kamp de bela...

  • Republic of Karelia

    Республика Карелия сегодня входит в состав Российской Федерации, как часть Северно-Западного федерального округа. Родительские проекты International Projects Index Russian History & Cultural Heritage - Umbrella Project Братские проекты Karjala (Западная Карелия) Karjalankannas (Карельский перешеек) Дочерние проекты Сандармох

  • Cerebral (Brain) Hemorrhage

    A brain hemorrhage is a type of stroke that occurs in or around the brain. It's caused by an artery in the brain bursting and causing localized bleeding in the surrounding tissues. It is frequently uncontrolled bleeding in the brain. This bleeding kills brain cells. Brain hemorrhage is often labeled according to precisely where it occurs in the brain. In general, bleeding anywhere inside of t...

  • Cemetery ZORGVLIED ‧ Amstelveen ‧ the Netherlands

    Begraafplaats ZORGVLIED ‧ Amstelveen ) ‧ Begraven op Zorgvlied —A— Jan van AARTSEN ‧ 1909-1992 ‧ politicus Ab ABSPOEL ‧ 1925-2000 ‧ acteur Martinus Casimir ADDICKS ‧ 1887-1941 ‧ verzetsstrijder Ben ALBACH ‧ 1907-2007 ‧ toneelhistoricus Gerard Arnoldus Nicolaus ALLEBÉ ‧ 1810-1892 ‧ arts August ALLEBÉ ‧ 1838-1927‧ schilder Martin van AMERONGEN ‧ 1941-2002 ‧ journalist ...

  • Famous Couples in History

    Legendary Lovers: True love knows no boundaries. Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. — Henry Louis Mencken Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. — Aristotle Only from the heart can you touch the sky. — Jalaluddin Rumi And I will luve thee still, my Dear, Till a' the seas gang dry. --- Robert Burns, A Red, Red Rose” Rulers Antony and Cleopatra...

  • Lancashire - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Lancashire Image right - John Lennon Please add information about people of renown connected to Lancashire, 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 ...

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  • 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...

  • Biblical Judges and Kings of the Land of Israel (Canaan, Judea & Israel)

    Moses ( ) משה רבנו Timeline The Chronology of Judges Timeline PBS Heritage Timeline Israel History Biblical Times United Monarchy Kingdom of Judah Northern Kingdom of Israel Hasmonean Kingdom of Israel

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  • Redheads

    "Once in his life, every man is entitled to fall madly in love with a gorgeous redhead." ~Lucille Ball Red Heads through History Several accounts by Greek writers mention redheaded people. A fragment by the Greek poet Xenophanes describes the Thracians as blue-eyed and red haired. The Greek historian Herodotus described the "Budini" (probably Udmurts and Permyak lo...

  • Woodland Cemetery - London, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada

    Woodland Cemetery, London, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada

  • Northumberland - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Northumberland Image Right - Grace Darling Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please add information about people of renown connected to Northumberland, England. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the pr...

  • Entertainment industry people

    Entertainment industry people are people who work in the entertainment industry (also informally known as show business or show biz), which includes artists, such as actors, musicians and screenwriters, as well as businesspeople, such as agents, producers, and managers. Notable entertainment industry people For a complete list, please see: Entertainment industry people Profiles . Subproje...

  • French Resistance Movements during WWII

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

  • 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, from December 8, 1941 to March 1943,...

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  • Curator Profile Exchange: British People

    Fellow curators, please use this project to deposit any British 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.

  • People who died of tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis , MTB , or TB (short for tubercle bacillus), in the past also called phthisis , phthisis pulmonalis , or consumption , is a widespread, infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Tuberculosis typically attacks the lungs, but can also affect other parts of the body. It is spread through the air when people who have an active TB ...

  • United Kingdom & Commonwealth: Chief Rabbis and Famous British Jewish Leaders

    The past British Chief Rabbi, Lord Jonathan Sacks said: “Soul touched soul across the boundaries of faith, and there was a blessed moment of healing” .  Photo . Lord Immanuel Jakobovits , a prior chief rabbi, was awarded the world's richest religious prize, the Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion, in 1991. The position of chief rabbi in the United Kingdom emerged in the 18t...

  • Tallinna Metsakalmistu

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

  • The Bukharian Extended Family

    Bukharian or Bukharan Jews are an amalgamation of Jews who settled in Central Asia over the span of the Common Era and have crystallized into a unique subculture. Geographically, the area of interest is confined to these republics of the former Soviet Union; Tajikistan, western Kyrgyzstan, south Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and eastern Turkmenistan. There is evidence of origins from Eastern Europe, S...

  • Documentary filmmakers

    Documentary filmmakers From Wikipedia A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction or maintaining a historical record. Such films were originally shot on film stock—the only medium available—but now include video and digital productions that can be either direct-to-video, made into a TV show or rel...

  • Righteous Among The Nations of "The Netherlands"

    A subproject of Righteous Among The Nations -- Yad Vashem (חסידי אומות העולם) (update by January 1, 2016) "And so we must know these good people who helped Jews during the Holocaust. We must learn from them, and in gratitude and hope, we must remember them." ( Elie Wiesel) In 1963 Yad Vashem embarked upon a worldwide project to pay tribute to the Righteous Among the Nations who risked their...

  • Emmy Award winners

    Emmy, is a television production award, and is considered the television equivalent to the Academy Awards (for film) and the Grammy Awards (for music). External links International Emmy Award Winners USA Prime Time Emmy Award Winners USA Daytime Emmy Award Winners Canada - Gemini Award Australia - Logie Award

  • Film directors

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify notable film directors. Overview A film director is a person who directs the actors and crew in the making of a film. They control a film's artistic and dramatic aspects, while guiding the technical crew and actors. Responsibilities Film directors are responsible for overseeing creative aspects of a film under the film producer. They ofte...

  • Film producers

    producers=Film producers prepare and then supervise the making of a film before presenting the product to a financing entity or a film distributor. Either employed by a production company or independent, they help the creative people as well as the accounting personnel The average Hollywood film made in 2013 had just over 10 producer credits (3.2 producers, 4.4 executive producers, 1.2 co-produ...

  • I-M253 (Y-DNA)

    I-M253 (Y-DNA) Possible time of origin 3,170–5,070 BP (previously 11,000 BP to 33,000 BP) Possible place of origin Northern Europe Ancestor I* (M170) Descendants I1a (DF29/S438); I1b (S249/Z131); I1c (Y18119/Z17925) Defining mutations M253, M307.2/P203.2, M450/S109, P30, P40, L64, L75, L80, L81, L118, L121/S62, L123, L124/S64, L125/S65, L157.1, L186, L187 Wikipedia Eupedia

  • Inventors

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

  • Social Reformers and Revolutionaries

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

  • Conscientious objector

    Conscientious objector Time to honour the brave who would not fight Historically, many conscientious objectors have been executed, imprisoned, or otherwise penalized when their beliefs led to actions conflicting with their society's legal system or government. The legal definition and status of conscientious objection has varied over the years and from nation to nation. Religious beliefs we...

  • The Royal Air Force

    RAF Badge The Royal Air Force United Kingdom Image Right - Royal Airforce Logo The purpose of this project is to give a short history of the Royal Air Force and to gather together Geni profiles of people who have served in the service. Please link any RAF profiles to the project regardless of rank. Names with Bold links are to Geni profiles or projects. Other links take you to external ...

  • World War I - Veterans and Survivors

    Veterans and Survivors of World War I Image right - Harry Patch the last British army veteran of World War I who died aged 111 in 2009 This project is dedicated to everyone who served during World War I .. and survived. It is a global project. veteran - noun - a person who has had long service or experience in an occupation, office, or the like: a veteran of the police force; a vetera...

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  • 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 conduct can impede or "trip" people's trust or faith. Let's ce...

  • South African mtDNA - Female Progenitors

    A mitochondrial DNA test (mtDNA test) traces a person's matrilineal or mother-line ancestry using the DNA in his or her mitochondria. mtDNA is passed down by the female, unchanged, to all her children. Her daughters will pass it onto all of their children, but her sons will not. Your mtDNA-line is therefore your mother's mother's mother etc; and your mtDNA South African Progenitor is the firs...

  • Riga Ghetto גטו ריגה

    The Riga Ghetto was a small area in Maskavas Forštate, neighborhood of Riga, Latvia, designated by the Nazis where Jews from Latvia, and later from Germany, were forced to live during World War II. On October 25, 1941, the Nazis relocated all Jews from Riga and the vicinity to the ghetto while the non-Jewish inhabitants were evicted. Most of the Latvian Jews (about 24,000) were killed on Nove...

  • Name

    Svenska tandläkare genom tiderna - detta är ett projekt som samlar upp alla tandläkarprofiler på Geni.com. Profiler läggs in kronologiskt efter födelseår - därefter efternamn alfabetiskt. Tandläkaren ska ha varit född eller verksam i Sverige. 1700-tal 1800-tal 1900-tal

  • Architects

    Architects List of Architects An architect is a person trained in the planning, design and oversight of the construction of buildings. To practice architecture means to offer or render services in connection with the design and construction of a building, or group of buildings and the space within the site surrounding the buildings, that have as their principal purpose human occupancy o...

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  • Notables in Irish History (good and bad)

    For a comparatively small population of about 6 million people, Ireland has made an an especially enormous contribution to literature. Famous Irish Abraham Stoker Pierce Brosnan W. B. Yeats John Jack Butler Yeats C. S. Lewis Maureen O'Sullivan Liam Neeson ---------------------------------------

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  • Banned Authors

    “The important task of literature is to free man, not to censor him.” — Anaïs Nin Throughout world history, the majority of public, educational, and religious institutions have censored certain books for political, religious, or cultural reasons. This project serves as a place to gather together the writers -- cherished, reviled, or anywhere in-between -- who have had their work hidden fr...

  • Editors

    Editor: A person who is in charge of and determines the final content of a text, particularly a newspaper or magazine

  • Killomann

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

  • 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...

  • Ali/Hasan Project

    This project is focused on Sultan Sharif Ali , Sayid Hasan and their surrounding families, which is also related to the Sultans of Brunei, starting from the Islamic history of the 14th century. I know a few people from Brunei, judging by their management of profiles and activities; who can be curators and are much better than me, as can already be seen in geni.com. My intentions are purely ...

  • Women's Rights / Feminism

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

  • Powerful Women in a Men's World

    I keep coming across semi-invisible (by which, I suppose I mean to HIStory ;-)) women, who quite obviously wield power or change their society behind the scenes of (& often by manipulating) the males whose stories are told, and I can't find a good project to attach them to - in order to give them a trace on Geni. There are lots of projects for great women, who do impressive things (especially...

  • Dissident Freedom Activists Worldwide

    Freedom Activist Dissidents Human Rights Activists by Nationality - Wikipedia List of Political Dissidents - Wikipedia Burma Aung San Suu Kyi , the soft-spoken, iconic political activist whom devotees call simply "the Lady." ] She remained under house arrest in Burma for almost 15 of the 21 years from 20 July 1989 until her most recent release on 13 November 2010, becoming one of ...

  • 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,...

  • French Huguenots who emigrated to South Africa

    Fleeing religious persecution of Protestants in France after the 1685 revocation of the Edict of Nantes (which had guaranteed their rights), 200 000 French Huguenots emigrated to countries such as Switzerland. Germany, England, America, and South Africa. Amongst the first Huguenots to come were Francois Villion (Viljoen) in 1671, Pierre le Febre in 1683, Jean de Long, and the du Toit brothers...

  • Burned at the stake

    Please add Geni profiles of those executed by the state by burning . For accidental deaths by burning, please use the project Death by burning . Deliberately causing death through the effects of combustion, or effects of exposure to extreme heat, has a long history as a form of capital punishment. Many societies have employed it as an execution method for such crimes as treason, rebellious ac...

  • Infant Deaths

    RESEARCH PROJECT: Collecting all the "infant death" syndrome (mysterious infant deaths) and weeding out infant births between natural (lack of medicine) deaths versus genetic issues due to strange family connections. There are some families who lose children at an early infant age. Some families seem to not have one gender, but the other (i.e. all daughters and no sons or all sons and no da...

  • American Revolution: Battle of Moore's Creek Bridge (1776)

    Please add profiles for those who fought in this battle to the project. Must be set to public. From North Carolina History Project Battle of Moore's Creek Bridge Labeled the "Lexington and Concord of the South" by many historians. In February of 1776, North Carolina Patriots embattled several hundred Tories at Moore’s Creek Bridge, and it was the first battle on North Carolina soil duri...

  • BAFTA Award Winners

    The British Academy Film Awards and the British Academy Television Awards , collectively known as the BAFTA Awards , are presented annually by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).=Film categories===Current awards==* BAFTA Award for Best Film: since 1948* BAFTA Award for Best British Film: since 1948* BAFTA Award for Best Film Not in the English Language: since 1983* BAFTA Aw...

  • French Film Actors

    For film actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . French film actors are actors from France who perform on film.

  • Hrvatski grofovi i baruni / Croatian grofs and barons

    Popis Hrvatskih grofova i barun | List of Croatian Count and barons Hrvatski grofovi Grof | Graf B Marko Bombelles ml. Josip Bombelles Marko Bombelles D Janko Drašković Ivan Drašković

  • Jewish Families from Mattersburg (Mattersdorf), Austria

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Mattersburg, formerly Mattersdorf (Nagymarton), in Burgenland, Austria. KehilaLinks-Mattersdorf Synagogue Records Mattersburg Cemetery "Constructing a Town-Wide Genealogy: Jewish Mattersdorf, Hungary 1698-1939"

  • Notables of Italian Descent

    Italian Heritage Experience unparalleled Italian culture by taking a virtual tour of Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel. Virtual Tour of the Sistine Chapel This project is to list notable people who were born in Italy or whose families originated there. Please feel to join and add more famous profiles. LIST OF FAMOUS ITALIANS Wikipedia - List of Famous Ita...

  • United States House of Representatives from Connecticut

    As described, the member of the United States House of Representatives for the State of Connecticut.

  • United States Governors

    United States Governors In the United States, the title governor refers to the chief executive of each state or insular territory, not directly subordinate to the federal authorities, but the political and ceremonial head of the state. Role and powers The United States Constitution preserves the notion that the country is a federation of semi-sovereign states and that powers not speci...

  • 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

  • Jewish Celebrity Birthday Calendar

    Birthdays of famous Jews throughout history. The project also includes people with Jewish ancestry (usually at least one Jewish grandparent). Generally, the project includes people with a Wikipedia page or an entry in the Jewish Encyclopedia or Jewish Women's Archive . Bold names are already on Geni and connected to the World Family Tree . Italicized names are on Geni but not yet connected to t...

  • Finlands präster genom tiderna ~ Suomen papit kautta aikojen ~ Finnish priests of all time

    This is a master project covering the priests in Finland. Ett projekt med tanken att samla alla kyrkans män / kvinnor som är Präst vigda! (biskopar, kyrkoherdar, kaplaner, komministrar etc.) i Finland. Och exkludera icke religiösa roller som klockare, kyrkvärdar och kantorer. A project to collect all men of the church in Finland in one project (priests and bishops) there are approximate...

  • Jewish families from Postřižín , Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the village of Postřižín in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Finlands präster genom tiderna ~ Suomen papit kautta aikojen - Före 1700-talet

    Alfabetiskt namn register När man editerar projektet sätt en * framför Alfabet och spara, sen kan ni editera i lugn o ro för då vet alla att projektet uppdateras och när ni är färdiga ta bort * och spara. Lägg gärna till de präster Du har i Ditt släktträd i projekten I detta projekt samt även i Huvud projektet (Det är lite dubbel arbete men det är för att hålla ordning på Prästerna). Vi f...

  • Genealogia das famílias da aldeia de Colvá da província de Salcete / Genealogy of families of the village of Colvá of the province of Salcete

    Nobre Familias de Colva Genealogia das famílias da aldeia de Colvá da província de Salcete / Genealogy of families of the village of Colvá of the province of Salcete. This is a project to compile the genealogy of illustrious/noble ancestral families either related directly or indirectly belonging to the village of Colvá (Colluá) of the province of Salcete from pre-15th century to 1975. Fami...

  • Gilmer 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

  • Katyń 1940

    KATYN Wersja 'robocza' projektu. Pomordowani w Katyniu i okolicach na wiosnę 1940r. Please add profiles of Polish officers who were murdered in Katyn area (including i.e. Kharkiv, Mednoye, Ostashkiv) in the spring of 1940. The Katyn massacre, also known as the Katyn Forest massacre, was a mass execution of Polish nationals carried out by the People's Commissariat for Internal Affairs (NKV...

  • First/Given Names (English=Russian=Hebrew)

    © Reproduction of this content is prohibited unless express written permission is given by all collaborators of this project. This project is dedicated to compiling a list of and standardizing the spelling conventions of the first/given names across the three (3) major languages said names can be found; Russian, Hebrew & English. Contributors will compile a list commonly used names as we...

  • Donald Trump's Presidential Administration

    Work in Progress This projects is for the profiles of the people who served in Donald Trump's presidential administration. Names in Bold are links to the individual's Geni profile. Names in Italics are in need of a Geni profile. Those that are no longer serving and have resigned, should be moved to the bottom under a section titled "No longer serving". Also include the date of their resigna...

  • 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...

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