Genealogy Projects on the Geni Family Tree

All Projects

  • Saarde kalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. Projekt "Saarde kalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. Kultuurimälestise Riikliku Registri registrikanne vt. registrist ka kaasnevaid fotosid. Pilte Saarde kalmistult Agnes Valgiste Maetu otsing Haudi andmebaasi...

  • Notables of World War I

    World War I (WWI) , predominantly called the World War or the Great War was a major war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. It involved all the world's great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies (based on the Triple Entente of the United Kingdom, France and Russia) and the Central Powers (originally centred around the Tri...

  • Christ Church College, Oxford University

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

  • Mississippi Governors

    Mississippi Governors===List of Governors of Mississippi==

  • Stanford University

    Leland Stanford Junior University, or more commonly Stanford University, is a private research university in Stanford, California, and one of the world's most prestigious institutions, with the highest undergraduate selectivity and the top position in numerous surveys and measures in the United States. Stanford was founded in 1885 by Leland Stanford, former governor of and U.S. senator from C...

  • Notable climbers and mountaineers

    List of climbers and mountaineers== climbing== climbing==

  • American television actors

    For television actors of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American television actors are actors from the United States who perform on television. Television is one of the major mass media of the United States. Ninety-nine percent of American households have at least one television and the majority of households have more than one. As a whole, the television networ...

  • Television portal

    This is a central listing for all television-related projects on Geni. Please add all profiles to their relevant subprojects. Awards Canada's Walk of Fame Emmy Award winners Golden Globe winners Screen Actors Guild Award Hollywood Walk of Fame Television Hall of Fame inductees Individual Shows Celebrity Masterchef - Britain Doctor Who

  • United States federal civil service

    Note: this project is not intended to duplicate existing "Related Projects". For example, the FBI, U.S. Cabinet Members, Postmasters General, Ambassadors of the United States, and CIA Directors are covered by existing Geni "Related Projects" that are linked here. United States federal civil service In the United States, the federal civil service was established in 1871. The Federal Civil ...

  • Presidents of Nicaragua

    Presidente de Nicaragua El Presidente de La República de Nicaragua es el ciudadano nicaragüense que ejerce las funciones de Estado y de Gobierno de la República de Nicaragua. Además, constitucionalmente es el Jefe Supremo de las Fuerzas Armadas y de Seguridad de la Nación. Encabeza el Poder Ejecutivo del Estado asistido por un Vicepresidente (compañ...

  • SWA PROGENITORS/STAMVADERS

    This is the Progenitor Project that every South West African (Namibia) male Progenitor (Stamvader) [abbreviation SWASV] should be added to first This project is for settlers in South West Africa (Namibia) and roughly covers the period 1850 to 1950. The intention of this project is to be a hub of information on the South West African people who were Progenitors of today's Namibian population...

    Tags:
  • Heart Failure

    Heart failure Heart failure (HF), often referred to as chronic heart failure (CHF), occurs when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body's needs. The terms congestive heart failure (CHF) or congestive cardiac failure (CCF) are often used interchangeably with chronic heart failure. Signs and symptoms commonly include shortness of breath, excessive tiredn...

  • Zuid Beveland: Huguenot Ship to the Cape

    The Zuid-Beveland arrives in Table Bay 19 August 1688 Ship’s type: Pinas Construction: Built in 1680 for the Chamber of Zeeland at the VOC ship yard in Middelburg. Term: In use by the VOC from 1681 until it burnt out in 1690 in Amsterdam. Length: 130 feet Breadth: 31 feet Draught (depth): 13,5 feet Loading capacity: 518 tons Flag: Chamber of Zeeland Voyage to the Ca...

  • Geni Help Portal

    Geni Help Portal This umbrella project shows a list of available help projects , discussions and topics currently available on GENi. As this is an international portal all is written in English except the country specific help projects they are in their own language to make them more recognizable to the different language speakers. Please feel free to add projects, topics and discussions....

  • Oberdorf im Burgenland 1858

    House number 1 Halper Michael & Halper Apollonia 2 Halper Josef & Platzer Elisabeth 3 Platzer Josef & 4 Halper Karl & Lorenz Rosalia 5 Zartler (geb. Wagner) Rosalia & Zartler (+) Georg 6 Halper Franz & Lorenz Maria 6 Halper Josef & Zartler Magdalena 7 Tuider Johann & Pomper Christina 8 Tuider Josef & Halper Anna

  • Popular Indian Personalities

    Prominent Indian Personalities Adoor Gopalakrishnan Dr. K.P.P. Nambiar Mahatma Gandhi Indira Gandhi Sonia Gandhi Rahul Gandhi Motilal Nehru Kamala Nehru Pandit Jawaharial Nehru

  • Malayalam Movie Industry "Mollywood"

    The Malayalam Cinema , is the Indian film industry based in both Trivandrum and Kochi, Kerala, India, dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Malayalam language. Malayalam cinema is known for its realistic portrayal of relevant subjects in films with less commercial elements. Malayalam cinema has pioneered various technical, thematic and production techniques among films in ...

  • Westerbork

    The Westerbork concentration camp (Dutch: Kamp Westerbork, German: Durchgangslager Westerbork) was a World War II Nazi refugee, detention and transit camp in Hooghalen, ten kilometres north of Westerbork, in the northeastern Netherlands. Its function during the Second World War was to assemble Roma and Dutch Jews for transport to other Nazi concentration camps. On 15 December 1938, the Dutch ...

  • The Giving Pledge

    The Giving Pledge is a campaign to encourage the wealthy people of the world to contribute their wealth to philanthropic causes. Wikipedia: The Giving Pledge Pledges Bill Gates Melinda Gates Warren Buffett Larry Ellison Michael Bloomberg Mark Zuckerberg Carl Icahn Paul Allen

  • British Army - The Border Regiment

    Badges above from left 1. 34th Foot - Cumberland Regiment; 2. 55th Foot - Westmorland Regiment; (1&2 Courtesy of British Armed Forces ; 3. Border Regiment collar badge; 4. The Border Regiment WW1 (3&4 Courtesy of British Military Badges .

  • United States presidential election, 2016

    States presidential election, 2016=The United States presidential election of 2016 will be the 58th quadrennial U.S. presidential election and is to be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Voters in the election will select presidential electors, who in turn will elect a new President and Vice President of the United States. The incumbent president, Barack Obama, is ineligible to be elected to a ...

  • Current United States Governors

    The following is a list of incumbent governors of the states, and territories of the United States. There are currently 31 Republicans, 18 Democrats, and one independent that hold the office of governor in the states. Additionally, two Republicans, two Independents and two Democrats (one is also a member of the PPD) serve as governors of United States Territories and Mayor of the District of Co...

  • Buchenwald

    Buchenwald concentration camp was a German Nazi concentration camp established on the Ettersberg (Etter Mountain) near Weimar, Germany, in July 1937, one of the first and the largest of the concentration camps on German soil. Camp prisoners from all over Europe and Russia—Jews, non-Jewish Poles and Slovenes, religious and political prisoners, Roma and Sinti, Freemasons, Jehovah's Witne...

  • Comic book character actors

    Comic book character actors are actors who have portrayed comic book characters, either in movies or in live-action television shows.

  • Die Groot Trek / The Great Trek

    The Great Trek / Die Groot Trek - South Africa 1835 - 1845 The Boers Probe the Hinterland Thus was Great Trek born. In secret, 'Commissie (Commission) Treks were established to explore the areas to the north and report back to the Boers. One went west to what is now Namibia and returned with a disappointing report, the others that assessed the Zoutpansberg (Salt Pan Mountains) mountains (in...

  • Jewish families from Jablonec nad Nisou (Gablonz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Jabonec nad Nisou (Gablonz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Fast food industry

    Fast food, a type of mass-produced food that is prepared and served very quickly, was first popularized in the 1950s in the United States, and may be relatively lesser in nutritional value compared to other foods and dishes. While any meal with low preparation time can be considered fast food, typically the term refers to food sold in a restaurant or store with preheated or precooked ingredie...

  • K. May school in St.Petersburg

    Collect people who related to school. School museum website: Karl May profile: Carl Johann May

  • Virtuti Militari

    The Order Wojenny Virtuti Militari (War Order of Virtuti Militari) (Latin for "For Military Valour") is Poland's highest military decoration for heroism and courage in the face of the enemy at war. It was created in 1792 by Poland's King Stanisław August Poniatowski and is one of the oldest military decorations in the world still in use. Order Virtuti Militari (łac. Męstw...

  • Vaivara kirikukalmistu

    Olete teretulnud kõik need kes soovivad oma lähedased seoses selle rahupaigaga ära märkida ja projekti lisada. 'Projekt "Vaivara kirikukalmistu" koondab neid, kes on aegade jooksul seal oma rahu leidnud. * ]

  • Jewish families connected to Mühlhausen/Mlynary in OstPreussen

    This project collects Jewish profiles of individuals connected to the town of Mühlhausen/Mlynary in the Landkreis Preussich Holland District of Warmia-Masuria Admisistration Unit of Poland. Formerly in East Prussia. Not to be confused with several other towns named Mühlhausen in Germany and Poland, such as in Franken, in Thuringen, Mühlhausen/Milevsko or in Elgass.

  • 1001 Vrouwen uit de Nederlandse Geschiedenis

    1001+ vrouwen uit het Digitaal Vrouwenlexicon Dit project is gestart op basis van het gelijknamige boek '1001 vrouwen uit de Nederlandse geschiedenis'. De biografieën in dit boek zijn terug te vinden op de website van het Digitaal Vrouwenlexicon en op de website van het Biografisch portaal . Een verzameling LEUK BEELD-materiaal van de vrouwen uit het boek is te zien op YouTube Inmiddel...

  • Order of the British Empire O.B.E.

    The Order of the British Empire Project photo: Grand Cross's star of the Order of the British Empire. The Order of the British Empire recognises distinguished service to the arts and sciences, public services outside the Civil Service and work with charitable and welfare organisations of all kinds. It was created during the First World War in 1917 by George V. The King recognised the ne...

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

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

  • Current World Leaders

    This project aims to create a global index of Geni profiles of current world leaders (chiefs / heads of states). Governments are listed in alphabetical order according to the most commonly used version of each country's name. Current World Leaders Afghanistan : President - Ashraf Ghani ; Prime Minister - Abdullah Abdullah Albania : President - Bujar Nishani; Prime ...

    Tags:
  • Tallinna Siselinna kalmistu

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

  • 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...

  • Jewish Families from Most (Brüx), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all the Jewish families from Most (Brüx) in Bohemia, Czech Republic. The area also included the communities in Lišnice (Lischnitz) and Hořany (Hareth) . 50°32' N, 13°39' E, 48 mi NW of Praha. Alternate names: Most [Cz], Brüx [Ger], Bruex, Mosti. In NW Bohemia, 11 miles SW of Teplice (Teplitz). 1910 Jewish population: 868. J...

  • 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...

  • "Surprise" 1790 (Convict Ship) Second Fleet (England to NSW, Australia)

    This project is to capture all the convicts who arrived in Australia on board the "Surprise" on 26 June 1970 Convicts Aaron Cock - see Aaron Cock alias Peckham, Convict Aaron COCK aka Aaron PECKHAM 10 Mar 1787 Aaron Cock, alias Peckham, for stealing a bay mare, the property of Wm. Hatch, of Eling...Upon these seven, sentence of death was passed, but they were all reprieved this morn...

  • Estlandssvenskar Eesti rootslased

    För alla ättlingar till Estlandssvenskar Kõigi järeltulijad eestirootslaste For all descendants of Estonian Swedes Ormsö Hembygdsförening Ormsö - Vormsi Estland Lars Viktor Beck

  • Top 100 Global Thinkers

    The Top 100 2015 Global Thinkers Decision-Makers Angela Merkel Margot Wallström Ben Rhodes Ricardo Zuniga Roberta Jacobson Josefina Vidal Yanis Varoufakis Ali Akbar Salehi Ernest Moniz Vladimir Putin Sheikh Hasina Mohammed bin Salman Ameenah Gurib-Fakim Challengers Khaled al-Asaad Radhika Coomaraswamy Rodrigo Janot Eamon Gilmore Christopher...

  • 21st Century Iconoclasts, Mavericks & World Leaders

    This project focuses on Contemporary Visionaries , Maverick Iconoclasts, Innovators, Luminary Leaders and Thinkers--- Dedicated Humanitarian Guardians , whose inspiring voices, illuminating and creative insights, we hope will help us carry on the universal mandate to create a Safe, Unified, Bountiful, Peaceful, Free World --it is an offshoot of the projects which commemorate the past heroes who...

  • Российская генеалогия

    Уважаемые участники проекта Geni, хотелось бы обсудить, а може...

    Tags:
  • New Amsterdam - Marriages - 1639-1674

    Marriages in New Amsterdam Huwelijken in Nieuw Amsterdam . This project aims to identify and document all the marriages that were formally recorded in New Amsterdam until 1674 (the year in which New Netherland switched from being a Dutch province to an English colony). The ultimate objective is to contribute to a unique, integrated set of all the relationships that constitute the "Dutch" ...

  • New Amsterdam - Baptisms - 1639-1674

    Baptisms in New Amsterdam Dopen in Nieuw Amsterdam . This project aims to identify and document all the baptisms that were formally recorded in New Amsterdam until 1674 (the year in which New Netherland switched from being a Dutch province to an English colony). The ultimate objective is to contribute to a unique, integrated set of all the relationships that constitute the "Dutch" ancestr...

  • Regiments and Corps of the British Army

    Regiments and Corps of the British Army Main Index "There is no such thing as the British Army, only a confederation of regiments, hopefully fighting on the same side, all preserving their individuality by being as different from one another as possible." This is an observation from a 20th C journalist which opens the preface of P D Griffin's book Encyclopedia of Modern British Army R...

  • Presidents of Argentina

    El Presidente de la Nación Argentina es el jefe de Estado, jefe de Gobierno, responsable político de la administración general del país y comandante en jefe de las Fuerzas Armadas de la República Argentina. El presidente encabeza el poder ejecutivo del gobierno argentino y es elegido junto con el vicepresidente en una misma fórmula. Bernardino Rivadav...

  • "Duke of Portland" 1807 (Convict Ship) (England to NSW, Australia)

    The "Duke of Portland" arrived in New South Wales, Australia with 191 convicts Convict Samuel Adams James Algar Robert Anderson Samuel Ayres John Skinner Baker William Ballard John Ballenger Joseph Balsover Richard Bayly Timothy Beeney James Bendall Edward Blake John Bourn William Bowen James Bowler William Boyer Edward Bradbury Joseph Briant Joseph B...

  • Apotekare i Finland ~ Apteekkarit Suomessa ~ Pharmacists in Finland

    Projektets syfte är att samla kunskaper om apotekare och apotekares villkor genom tiderna i Finland. Den som är kunnig om villkoren för att bli apotekare är välkommen att här skriva lite om det. Och den som vet att någon person som finns inom Geni är apotekare är välkommen att koppla den personen till detta projekt. De f&...

  • Grammy Award winners

    A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry. The annual presentation ceremony features performances by prominent artists, and the presentation of those awards that have a more popular interest. It shares recognition of ...

  • 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...

  • Sci Fi - Science fiction

    (This is the Master Project for all things Science Fiction related. This is a work in progress. All help solicited and need). Science fiction is difficult to define, as it includes a wide range of subgenres and themes. Author, Mark C. Glassy, argues that the definition of science fiction is like the definition of pornography: you don't know what it is, but you know it when you see it. ( Scien...

    Tags:
  • Pop Artists

    Pop music (a term that originally derives from an abbreviation of "popular") is a genre of popular music which originated in its modern form in the 1950s, deriving from rock and roll. The terms "popular music" and "pop music" are often used interchangeably, even though the former is a description of music which is popular (and can include any style).As a genre, pop music is very eclectic, often...

  • Stari Grad, Hvar - Hrvatsko Rodoslovlje - Dalmacija

    History Stari Grad (Pharia) is the oldest settlement on the island, and was founded by Greeks from the island Paros in the Aegean around 385 BC. In 219 BC, the Roman consuls Paulus and Marcus Livius defeated the locals, who were henceforth subservient to Rome. In the 7th century, after the fall of Solin (Salona), the capital of the province of Dalmatia, it seems that its people sought refuge ...

  • Lithuanian Relatives

    I have 4 families I need help with -if anyone has any info on these families, please contact me. Konstantin Kopcikas b 1878 and his brother Julius b.abt 1876 in Prenai (sp?) left Lithuania together in 1893 to New York. Julius stopped stayed in England and then came to US in 1896 while Konstantin continued to NY. Their parents were Julius and Mary. We believe they were from Prenai(Piemys on on...

  • Название

    Различные архивные данные для изучения. Возможно, кто-то и&#x...

  • 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

    Tags:
  • Harrison 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

  • Cumberland - Famous People

    Famous People Connected to Cumberland Image right - Sir William Henry Bragg Please add information about people of renown connected to the former county of Cumberland, England. 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 project using t...

    Tags:
  • People Connected to Kent

    People Connected to Kent Historical County of England See also Historic Buildings of Kent Kent Burials Kent - Genealogical Resources Kent - Main Page Kent Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

  • French and Indian War

    This was one of the many wars that made up the French and Indian Wars. See the Master Project Indian Wars The summary is taken from French and Indian War and Atlas of the North American Indian, Revised Edition, 2000. French and Indian War What most historians call the French and Indian War was really the final conflict in a long series of wars among the the European colonial powers for wo...

  • Bedford County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of 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

  • Montgomery County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of 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

  • Wayne 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

  • Botetourt County, Virginia, USA

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

  • Wirt 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

  • Clay 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

  • People who died from Diarrhea

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Diarrhea, also spelled diarrhoea, is the condition of having at least three loose or liquid bowel movements each day. It often lasts for a few days and can result in dehydration due to fluid loss. Signs of dehydration often begin with loss of the normal stretchiness of the skin and changes in personality. This can progress to decreased urination, loss of ...

  • Berkeley 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

  • Kings of Scotland: House of Stewart (1371-1567)

    Scope of Project To build out and document the "about" section of the Master Profiles and meet "best practices." collaborators welcome! Overview from House of Stuart The House of Stuart , also known as the House of Stewart , is an European royal house. Founded by Robert II of Scotland, the Stewarts first became monarchs of the Kingdom of Scotland during the late 14th century. ...

  • R-M269 (Y-DNA)

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

    Tags:
  • Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project

    This is a master project covering the Mormon Pioneers. The original Brigham Young led pioneer company has a separate project page. Other projects are organized by year of departure. Choose one of the 24 Projects Below 1846 Ship Brooklyn, 1847 Brigham Young (Original Pioneer Company) Additional Pioneer Company Yearly Migrations: 1847, 1848, 1849, 1850, 1851, 1852, 1853, 1854, 1...

  • Cover of Time magazine

    Time was first published in 1923. As Time became established as one of the United States' leading newsmagazines, an appearance on the cover of Time became an indicator of a person's notability, fame or notoriety. Cover of Time magazine ( Project Photo from Time Magazine cover February 21, 2011 ) Lists of People on the Cover of Time Magazine List of People on the Cover of Time Ma...

  • Southhampton County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of 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

  • Brunswick County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site =This project is a table of contents for all projects relating to this County of 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

  • American Revolution: Battle of Germantown, October 4, 1777

    The Battle of Germantown, a battle in the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War, was fought on October 4, 1777, at Germantown, Pennsylvania between the British Army led by Sir William Howe and the American army under George Washington. The British victory in this battle ensured that Philadelphia, the capital of the self-proclaimed United States of America, would remain in Brit...

  • Goldman Sachs Alumni

    This list of former employees of Goldman Sachs catalogs notable alumni of the New York City-based investment bank in different fields. Bradley Abelow – Former Chief of Staff and Treasurer of New Jersey under Jon Corzine, and President of MF Global, Inc. Guy Adami – CNBC's Fast Money Olusegun Olutoyin Aganga – Former Nigerian Finance Minister, current Nigerian Minist...

  • People executed on order of English monarchs

    Scope of Project This project aims to identify people executed on order of the Kings and Queens of England and Great Britain. Overview Under the law of the United Kingdom, high treason is the crime of disloyalty to the Crown. Offences constituting high treason include plotting the murder of the sovereign; having sexual intercourse with the sovereign's consort, with his eldest unmarried da...

  • Hanged, Drawn, and Quartered

    Hanged, Drawn, and Quartered This particular form of capital punishment was used in England, from the 13th century to 1817, though it was legally on the books from 1351 to 1870. It was used for men convicted of high treason.(Women were burnt at the stake, and nobles often, but not always, had their sentences commuted to beheading.) The punishment consisted of being drawn by a horse to the...

  • Troops of the Confederate States of America

    During the Civil War many men of different United States Nations and cultures fought for the Confederate States of America (The South). These included Southern Whites, Freedmen (ex-slaves and the descendants of slaves), Native Americans, Mexican Americans and others. The specific purpose of this project is to create a family tree based upon the flags and battle-groups of the Confederates Stat...

  • Jewish Families from Krzywcza, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Krzywcza, Poland also known as Kriftch, Krzywcza nad Sanem, Krzywcza an San, Krzywcze, Kshivcha, Krivich. Gesher Galicia-Krzywcza

  • Major League Baseball (MLB)

    Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization that constitutes one of the four major professional sports leagues in North America. Teams play in the American League (AL) and National League (NL), which operated as separate legal entities from 1901 and 1876 respectively. In 2000, the leagues merged into a single organization led by the Commissioner of Baseball. The organiza...

  • 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 ...

  • Saint-Pierre-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud, Québec, Canada

    Aperçu ~ Overview Saint-Pierre-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud sur la ( carte ~ map ) Toponymie ~ Toponymy « Saint-Pierre-de-la-Rivière-du-Sud » : Nommé au souvenir de Pierre Blanchet (Saint-Pierre) et de la seigneurie de la Rivière-du-Sud . Indiquez les lieux dans Geni ~ How to Input Locations in Geni Standard Location Names for Québ...

  • Members of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island

    This project has been created to house all current and former members of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island. Sources Official site Assemblée législative de l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard, Wikipédia

  • People who died from Meningitis

    People who died from Meningitis Meningitis is an acute inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges. The inflammation may be caused by infection with viruses, bacteria, or other microorganisms, and less commonly by certain drugs. Meningitis can be life-threatening because of the inflammation's proximity to the brain and spin...

  • Austrian Jewish Online Resources

    1. The Austrian Genealogy Datenbank search engine, Genteam.at . Requires initial sign-up and login to access. An excellent resource, particularly for Vienna births, marriages, deaths, especially when used in conjunction with FamilySearch.org's Viennese Jewish records discussed in #2 below. Death notices from Vienna's Neue Freie Presse , a leading Jewish newspaper, and Wiener Zeitung , as ...

  • Families of the Philippines

    This is the Master Project for the Philippines Filipinos often know of their ancestry exclusively through oral accounts. It is common to not know about one's direct line; but people would retain info about an obscure connection to a famous or historical person. Organized by surnames and by specialty topics, the Families of the Philippines projects tracks famous Filipino personalities -- whi...

    Tags:
  • British Army - King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster)

    Above, left Cigarette Card - Courtesy of cigcardpics - flickr - 44841559@N03 (LINKED to full size); Badges above from left 4th Foot - Kings Own Royal Regiment (Glengarry Badge) - Courtesy of British Armed Forces ; King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment WW1 - Courtesy of British Military Badges .

  • British Army - Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment

    Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment British Army - senior English line infantry regiment Active 9 September 1992 – present Cover page Links to sub-projects are/will be listed below in the body of the project. Please link profiles of those who served in Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment (POST 1992), as well as those in the following list***, ( take note of the dates ), to this pr...

  • Cause of death portal

    Portal to Geni Projects dedicated to "cause of death." No profiles please - Add profiles to the projects listed below instead Please index projects devoted to "cause of death" in this Portal project, and add Geni profiles to those specific projects. If you don't see a cause of death project that applies, start one. Please consider creating sub-portal projects ("umbrellas") to group together...

  • University of Pennsylvania

    University of Pennsylvania The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn or UPenn) is an American private Ivy League research university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Penn considers itself the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, as well as the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate stu...

  • University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

    The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (U of I, University of Illinois, UIUC, or simply Illinois) is a public research-intensive university in the U.S. state of Illinois. A land-grant university, it is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system. The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (founded, 1867) is the second oldest public university in the stat...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1864

    1864 This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1864 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...

  • Middle Temple

    The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, commonly known simply as Middle Temple, is one of the four Inns of Court exclusively entitled to call their members to the English Bar as barristers, the others being the Inner Temple, Gray's Inn and Lincoln's Inn. It is located in the wider Temple area of London, near the Royal Courts of Justice, and within the City of London. The following notabl...

601-700 of 26114 projects