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  • People Connected to Leicestershire

    People Connected to Leicestershire Historic County of England UK See Also Leicestershire - Main Page Historic Buildings of Leicestershire Leicestershire - Monumental Inscriptions and Graveyards Leicestershire Genealogical Resources

  • American Abolitionist Movement

    Abolitionism is the doctrine that slavery must be ended. It is supported by activities that might achieve this goal. It is largely of historic interest because nearly all nations have abolished slavery within their borders. This project recognizes abolitionists — supporters of this doctrine — and the families of abolitionists. In western Europe and the Americas abolitionism was a movement t...

  • Mississippi counties, cities and towns

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

  • Arizona with Counties and Communities Project

    This project is for those from Arizona . Please go to following link for more information.

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

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

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  • Army of Northern Virginia (CSA), US Civil War

    The Army of Northern Virginia was the primary military force of the Confederate States of America in the Eastern Theater of the American Civil War, as well as the primary command structure of the Department of Northern Virginia. It was most often arrayed against the Union Army of the Potomac. Districts Three districts were created under the Department of Northern Virginia: Aquia Distric...

  • 184th Infantry Regiment Civil War, (USA)

    184th Infantry Regiment Civil War History The following is taken from New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. Frederick Phisterer. Albany: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912. Mustered in: September 12, 1864 Mustered out: June 29, 1865 This regiment, Col. Wardwell G. Robinson, was organized at Oswego, and mustered in the service of the United States for one year, at Elmira, September 12, 15 an...

  • American slave owners

    American slave owners or slaveholders were owners of slaves in the United States which typically worked either as agriculture laborers or house servants. The practice was common until its abolition in 1865 with the end of the Civil War and the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution. For the time being, we are using this as the Slavery Plantation umbrella or portal. Lis...

  • Australian Portal

    Welcome to the Australian Portal on Geni This Australian Portal has been created to: Link together existing Australian projects Encourage new Australian projects to be created Encourage collaboration between Australian-based Geni users, and Geni users worldwide who have Australian interests and connections Promote and facilitate Australian genealogical research Promote Australia, ...

  • Veterans Memorial Grove Cemetery

    Veterans Memorial Grove Cemetery is located in Yountville, California. Find a Grave

  • Australian Coffee Corner

    -2011-05-30-09:48-jMu-Coöperation, collaboration & addition of information more than welcome! Please join this meeting-point to improve your interests in genealogy. It has been started for people of Australia looking for European ancestors and other Australian geni-users who can share there information about how to find your relatives in a country where distances are to long to walk, step o...

  • Goldsmiths and Silversmiths

    Bring your precious metal working ancestors on over to this project. Project collaborators, feel free to update the overview, especially the "notables" and "sources" sections. I hope from use of this project to see a human family history of working with gold and silver, through history and around the world. Profiles must be set to public. Goldsmiths from Wikipedia A goldsmith is a...

  • Jewish Communities in Germany

    This is an umbrella project for Jewish Communities in Germany. Geni profiles should be added to the appropriate sub-projects of each of the Jewish Communities.== THIS IS A LIST OF TOWNS. PROFILES SHOULD NOT BE INLCUDED IN THIS PROJECT AND SHOULD BE ADDED TO THE APPROPRIATE SUB PROJECT. Please join the project (using the Actions menu) and link all related projects to this page. You s...

  • Notable German Jews

    Notable German Jews Wikipedia Natural Scientists Adolf von Baeyer , industrial chemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1905) (Jewish mother) Norbert Berkowitz, physicist Hans Bethe , nuclear physics, Nobel Prize (1967) Sir Walter Bodmer, medical researcher Max Born , quantum mechanics, Nobel Prize (1954) Heinrich Caro, industrial chemist Nikodem Caro, industrial chemist A...

  • Gram Family Project

    This project is for the study of the Jorgenson Gram, Hansen Gram, Madsen Gram, Indhal, Heggelund, and related families who migrated from Denmark to Norway beginning with the early reformation and the Count's War.

  • Jewish Families of Nová Bystřice (Altstadt bei Neubistritz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families of the town of Nová Bystřice (Altstadt bei Neubistritz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Imigrantes Alemães ao Brasil / German Immigrants to Brazil

    A imigração alemã iniciou-se em 1818 quando os primeiros colonos alemães são mandados para a Bahia. Em 1823, após a independência, foram criados os batalhões de estrangeiros, para garantir a soberania nacional. Então, a busca oficial por colonos (nesta fase, alemães) passou a ser uma política imperial. Em julho de 1824, os primeiros alemães chegam ao Sul do Brasil (ver Argus ), sendo assentad...

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

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

  • Suicide

    Suicide Suicide (self inflicted harm) is the act of intentionally causing one's own death. If possible, please add Geni profiles to one of the method projects, and / or to one of the cause projects, both listed below; or start one if not listed. If the method is not known, then add to this "umbrella" project. Suicide is often carried out as a result of despair, the cause of which is frequ...

  • Publishers

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

  • Editors

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

  • Roman Catholic Cardinals

    Introduction Cardinal, Wikipedia A cardinal is a senior ecclesiastical official, usually an ordained bishop, and ecclesiastical prince of the Catholic Church. Cardinals are collectively known as the College of Cardinals, which as a body elects a new pope. The duties of the cardinals include attending the meetings of the College and making themselves available individually or in groups to th...

  • CWGC: Ypres Salient Cemeteries, Belgium

    Ypres Salient Cemeteries Belgium Image Right - Menin Gate Memorial The Salient stretched (broadly) from Langemarck in the north to the northern edge in Ploegsteert Wood in the south, but it varied in area and shape throughout the war. At the end of the Great War there were perhaps more than 500 military cemeteries in the area covered by the Ypres Salient . Some were only a handful of gr...

  • World War One - Battles of Ypres

    The Battle of Ypres consists of a number of major conflicts during the First world war that took place after the German and Allied forces got bogged down in trench warfare around the Belgian town of Ypres. The fighting in the area was often fierce and lasted nearly the whole length of the war, so the casualties were enormous - probably over a million dead. Image right - British soldiers mov...

  • Curator Profile Exchange: Master Project

    Fellow curators, please use this project to deposit any 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. Curators, please add your interest areas! Please, let me know if you wan...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Australia

    World War One: Armed Forces - Australia Please link GENi profiles of Australian Servicemen and women to this Project. 330,000 of total 416,809 in arms from Australia served in the conflict. The outbreak of World War I was greeted with considerable enthusiasm in Australia. Even before Britain declared war on Germany on 4 August 1914, the nation pledged its support alongside other states of t...

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  • Coopers

    Cooper - n. - a person whose work is making or repairing barrels and casks (Webster's New World Dictionary) From Barrel Making : We often think in terms of wine or whiskey when we think of the things likely to be contained in a barrel. But, all sorts of foods were stored in barrels. Sauerkraut was fermented and stored in them. Fish, meats and some vegetables were dried and salted then store...

  • University of Western Ontario

    The University of Western Ontario (UWO), branded as Western University, is a public research university located in London, Ontario, Canada. The university was founded on 7 March 1878 by Bishop Isaac Hellmuth of the Anglican Diocese of Huron as "The Western University of London Ontario." It incorporated Huron University College, which had been founded in 1863. The first four faculties were Art...

  • Libyan Civil War (2011)

    first Libyan Civil War, also referred to as the Libyan Revolution or 17 February Revolution, was an armed conflict in 2011, in the North African country of Libya, fought between forces loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi and those seeking to oust his government. The war was preceded by protests in Zawiya on 8 August 2009 and finally ignited by protests in Benghazi beginning on Tuesday, 15 February...

  • United States House of Representatives from Illinois

    List of United States Representatives from Illinois

  • United States House of Representatives

    The United States House of Representatives From Wikipedia: The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the United States Congress (bicameral legislature). It is frequently referred to as 'the House'. The other house is the Senate. The composition and powers of the House are established in Article One of the United States Constitution. The major power of the House ...

  • Millers

    MILLER: one who owned or operated a flour mill "Grist mills constructed in the early 1600's to grind corn and wheat to make flour for the early English settlers of coastal areas. Two words in this sentience reveal was the mill was constructed to do. These words are: corn and flour. To English speaking people of the 1600's and 1700's a corn mill means a mill that grinds corn and makes flour. Cor...

  • Printers

    Printers Definition - One that prints, especially one whose occupation is printing. In publishing, printers can be companies providing printing services and individuals who directly operate printing presses. This project is for those whose occupation is printer . Please link GENi profiles of those whose occupation was/is described as Printer to this project. Bold links are to GENi profile...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - USA: Fatalities

    1918 Influenza pandemic - USA: Fatalities The influenza pandemic of 1918-1919 killed more people than the Great War, known today as World War I (WWI), at somewhere between 20 and 40 million people. It has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in recorded world history. More people died of influenza in a single year than in four-years of the Black Death Bubonic Plague from 1347 to 1351. ...

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  • The Groton Avery Clan

    Background In 1912 Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery published the seminal two volume edition THE GROTON AVERY CLAN. To this day it stands as the most complete and well researched genealogical reference of the Groton, Connecticut Avery line descended from Christopher Avery and Margery Stephens of England. This project is a compilation of Geni Profiles that are cit...

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  • השושלת המונגולית

    השושלת המונגולית- שושלתו של ג'ינג'יס חאן והתפצלויותיה

  • Spurious Pedigrees

    Come collaborate and share your knowledge of spurious pedigrees. Add links; add profiles; identify wishful thinking, leaps of fancy, mistakes since corrected but still in circulation ... and outright scams. from Fraudulent Genealogy by Lisa South, Certified Genealogist There are many reasons that people create fraudulent genealogies: 1. Family members that are trying to hide something...

  • People who died from Cholera

    Cholera From: Cholera is an infection of the small intestine by some strains of the bacterium Vibrio cholerae.[1] Symptoms may range from none, to mild, to severe.[2] The classic symptom is large amounts of watery diarrhea that lasts a few days.[3] Vomiting and muscle cramps may also occur.[2] Diarrhea can be so severe that it leads within hours to severe dehydration and electrolyte imbalan...

  • Essex County, Massachusetts

    Essex County is a county in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Massachusetts. As of the 2010 census, the total population was 743,159,[1] making it the third-most populous county in Massachusetts. It is part of the Greater Boston area (the Boston–Cambridge–Newton, MA–NH Metropolitan Statistical Area). The largest city in Essex County is Lynn. It has two county seats: Salem and Lawrenc...

  • Dukes County, Massachusetts

    Dukes County is a county located in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,535, making it the second-least populous county in Massachusetts. Its county seat is Edgartown. The county consists of the island of Martha's Vineyard (including Chappaquiddick Island), the Elizabeth Islands (including Cuttyhunk), the island of Nomans Land, and other associated is...

  • Bristol County, Massachusetts

    Bristol County is a county in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. As of the 2010 census, the population was 548,285.[1] The county seat is Taunton.[2] Some governmental functions are performed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, others by the county, and others by local towns and cities. See Administrative divisions of Massachusetts. The property deed records are kept in Taunton, Attleboro, Fa...

  • Middlesex County, Massachusetts

    The county was created by the Massachusetts General Court on May 10, 1643, when it was ordered that "the whole plantation within this jurisdiction be divided into four sheires". Middlesex initially contained Charlestown, Cambridge, Watertown, Sudbury, Concord, Woburn, Medford, Wayland, and Reading.[4] In the late 19th century and early 20th century, Boston annexed several adjacent cities and to...

  • Barnstable County, Massachusetts

    Barnstable County is a county located in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. As of the 2010 census, the population was 215,888.[1] Its county seat is Barnstable.[2] The county consists of Cape Cod and associated islands (some adjacent islands are in Dukes County and Nantucket County). Barnstable County comprises the Barnstable Town, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the...

  • Miners

    {in construction} The purpose of this project is to regroup miners of all types, all fields. See also Prospectors . Coal Mining The Coalmining History Resource Centre from Raley’s Solicitors Wikipedia: History of Coal Miners Mining Towns Chibougamau {much more to come}

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  • California Gold Rush

    The Gist: All people associated with the California Gold Rush era. Brief History In January of 1848, James Marshall had a work crew camped on the American River at Coloma near Sacramento. The crew was building a saw mill for John Sutter. On the cold, clear morning of January 24, Marshall found a few tiny gold nuggets. Thus began one of the largest human migrations in history as a half-mil...

  • Black Hawk War 1832

    The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict fought in 1832 between the United States and Native Americans headed by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of Sauks, Meskwakis, and Kickapoos known as the "British Band" crossed the Mississippi River into the U.S. state of Illinois in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but he was apparently hoping to...

  • Mexican–American War

    The Mexican–American War , also known as the First American Intervention , the Mexican War , or the U.S.–Mexican War , was an armed conflict between the United States and Mexico from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution. Combat operations lasted a year and a half, from spring 1846 to fall...

  • Suomen kuvataiteilijat, kuvanveistäjät ja muotoilijat - Painters, graphic artists, sculptors and designers of Finland

    ¤ Suomen kuvataiteilijat, kuvanveistäjät, muotoilijat, koru-, tekstiili- ja keramiikkataiteilijat ¤ Painters, graphic artists, sculptors, designers, jewellers, textile artists and ceramists of Finland ¤ Syntymävuosijärjestyksessä: 1300 1300 . . Liedon mestari wikipedia 1600 1635 . . Michael Michelsson Baltil (Balt) 1640 . . Jochim Lang 1647 . . Elias I...

  • Union County, Florida

    This project is for those who were born, lived, and died in Union County, Florida

  • Los Angeles National Cemetery

    Los Angeles National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery in the Sawtelle unincorporated community of the West Los Angeles neighborhood in Los Angeles County, California. Find a Grave

  • Carpenters' Company of Philadelphia

    Please add Geni profiles of members of the Carpenters' Company to the project, and index the Charter Members listed below. The Carpenters’ Company of the City and County of Philadelphia is the oldest extant craft guild in the United States. Founded in 1724, the Company consists of nearly 200 prominent Philadelphia area architects, building contractors and structural engineers and has had near...

  • U8a1a (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup U8a1a or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. Defining Mutations (to be added) Origin (to be added) Distribution Haplogroup K (named Katrine by Bryan Sykes) makes up a sizeable fraction of European and West Asian mtDNA lineages. It is now known it is actually a s...

  • Oakland Cemetery - Strathburn, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada

    Oakland Cemetery 'Cemetery Address: : 3444 Longwoods Road, Strathburn Range 1N, Lot 3, Mosa Township GPS: 42.71177,-81.68587Maintained by: Oakland Cemetery Board===Links=== Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Nurses and Midwives

    Nurses and Midwives Image right A recruiting poster for Australian nurses from World War I. Please add your ancestors to this project. Profiles must be set to public. This is an international project. Nurses Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quali...

  • 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...

  • The Royal Society of Canada

    La Société royale du Canada : Les Académies des arts, des lettres et des sciences du Canada Overview From the Society's official website The Royal Society of Canada (RSC): The Academies of Arts, Humanities and Sciences of Canada was established in 1882 as the senior Canadian collegium of distinguished scholars, artists and scientists. It is Canada’s National Academy. The primary objective...

  • Queen's University

    Queen's University at Kingston (commonly shortened to Queen's University or Queen's) is a public research university located in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Founded on 16 October 1841 via a royal charter issued by Queen Victoria, the university predates the founding of Canada by 26 years. Queen's holds more than 1,400 hectares (3,500 acres) of land throughout Ontario and owns Herstmonceux Castle ...

  • Persons of National Historic Significance - Canada

    Persons of National Historic Significance are people designated by the Canadian government as being nationally significant in the history of the country. Approximately 70 nominations are submitted to the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada each year. Désignations are made by the Minister of the Environment on the recommendation of the Monuments Board of Canada. A person is eligible for...

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  • Canadians Featured on Stamps

    {under construction} (The purpose of this project is to complement it's sister project: Francophones sur timbres canadiens , for all Canadien) Sir-John A. Macdonald, 1c, 1927

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  • "So You're on a Stamp?!"

    Portraits on Stamps~Briefmarken~Postzegels~Timbres-poste EN: People that were/are on stamps for various countries FR: Personnalités figurant sur un timbre-poste, (For French stamps See dedicated Project ). DE: Bekannte Leute auf Briefmarken NL: Profielen met een afbeelding op postzegels in diverse landen Musicians on stamps This subject has fascinated me for years. How do people...

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  • Maple Leaf Cemetery - Chatham Township, Kent County, Ontario, Canada

    Maple Leaf Cemetery 'Cemetery Location: 55 Maple Leaf Dr.Chatham, ON(519) 360-1998Concession 2, Lots 2-3Chatham Township==Links== Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Loyola University Chicago

    University Chicago (often referred to as Loyola or LUC) is a private American Catholic university located in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1870 by the Jesuits, today Loyola is one of the largest Catholic universities in the nation and a major contributor to Chicago's economic and cultural capital. Loyola's professional schools have educated generations of local business and civic leaders, and d...

  • Beechwood Cemetery, The National Cemetery of Canada

    Beechwood Cemetery , located in Ottawa, Ontario, is the National Cemetery of Canada. It is the final resting place for over 75,000 Canadians from all walks of life, such as important politicians like Governor General Ramon Hnatyshyn and Prime Minister Sir Robert Borden, Canadian Forces Veterans, War Dead, members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, and men and women who have made a mark on Ca...

  • Jewish families from Dolní Kralovice (Unter-Kralowitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Dolní Kralovice (Unter-Kralowitz) in Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • Jews of Missouri

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jewish inhabitants of Missouri. An excellent reference book on the Jewish settlers of St. Louis is Zion In The Valley by Walter Ehrlich. Volume 1 covers the period from the Revolutionary War up to 1900. The index is quite complete. There are numerous photographs and notes and references. Many early families are described. The photo is ...

  • Simuna kalmistu

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

  • Eesti ajakirjanikud

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntud Eesti ajakirjanikke (sealhulgas ka TV, raadio ning Internetiportaalide ajakirjanikke) läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Abivahendid isikute (avalikud, Genis) otsimisel: Eesti ajakirjanduse ajalugu

  • Gårdshistorikk: Berg, Vestvågøy, Nordland, Norge

    Kilde Kilde Buksnes Bygdebok av Ola Berg , Bind II, 2. Opplag ( ) _____________________________________________________ Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 9 Ballstad og GÅRDSNR.10 Ballstadøy GÅRDSNR. 20 Bolle GÅRDSNR. 16 Buksnes GÅRDSNR. 31 Bø GÅRDSNR. 37 Farstad

  • Exeter College, Oxford University

    Exeter college , University of Oxford Turl Street, Oxford Founded by Walter de Stapledon Bishop of Exeter & Treasurer of England under Edward Il Still situated in its original location in Turl Street, Exeter College was founded in 1314 by Walter de Stapeldon of Devon, Bishop of Exeter and later treasurer to Edward II, as a school to educate clergy. During its first century, it was known as ...

  • Norske Idrettshelter

    Krav: OL eller VM gull eller World Cup sammenlagt eller Seier på øverste nivå på tour i tennis/golfSykkel Ekebergs Ærespris Eller Jevnlig blant verdens fremste i en større idrett. Som en kuriositet : Tre påstander: Idrett og idrettsresultater er en vesentlig maktfaktor i det moderne samfunnet. Idrettsutøvere kom tidligere langt oftere fra en aristokratisk bakgrunn enn folk flest. I dag ...

  • Suomen säveltäjät - Composers of Finland

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

  • Dutch Painters 1900-2000

    Projectnr. 8399 Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders ‧ 1900-2000 Painters who lived and/or worked for most part of their life, in the 20th century, in the Netherlands. See also Project: Dutch painters 1700-1900 alfabetisch —A— Johannes Evert jr. AKKERINGA ‧ Den Haag 1894-1983 Voorburg Jan ALTINK ‧ Groningen 1885-1971 den Haag ‧ ANSINGH : Herman Johannes ANSINGH ‧ Nijmegen 1880-195...

  • Termini Imerese, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

    Progenitors See the parent Sicily Project for an explanation and criteria of the progenitors list Caruso Caruso Giuseppa - daughter Carmela Giovenco was born in Termini Imerese Castro - See Lo Castro Catanzaro Catanzaro, Cosimo - child was born here Catanzaro, Giuseppa - child was born here Cianciolo Cianciolo, Filippo - child was born here Gentile Gentile, D...

  • Continental Congress

    Overview The Continental Congress was a convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies that became the governing body of the United States during the American Revolution. The Congress met from 1774 to 1789 in three incarnations. The leader, moderator or presiding member was not officially given the title of President until the Articles of Confederation were ratified. The First Continent...

  • 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 penalty, to pro...

  • Jewish families from Kutná Hora, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from Kutná Hora in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Historie a popis Starší synagoga v Radnické ulici vznikla v roce 1881 úpravou hospodářské budovy nedaleko kostela sv. Jana Nepomuckého. Přestala být používána až po výstavbě synagogy nové a ve 40. letech 20. století zanikla. Tato nová synagoga byla vybudována v secesním slohu v roce 1902 dle...

  • Salem Witch Trials (1692)

    Overview and Scope of Project The goal of this project is to discover our ancestors involved in the notorious Salem Witch Trials , validate their family trees and our own connections to them, and create nigh-quality, genealogically-valid mini biographies for their Profiles. About the Salem Witch Trials The Salem Witch Trials were a series of hearings before local magistrates followed by c...

  • Jewish Families from Krašovice (Kraschowitz), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Bohemian village of Krašovice / Chráštovice (Kraschowitz) in the Czech Republic.

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Canada

    World War One: Armed Forces - Canada The British declaration of war automatically brought Canada into the war, because of Canada's legal status as a British dominion which left foreign policy decisions in the hands of the UK parliament. Please link any GENi profiles of Canadian Servicemen to this project. From Canada: 418,035 served of a total 628,964 in arms. On August 5, 1914, the Gover...

  • Canadian Military in History to Today

    {in construction} The purpose of this project is to educate Canadians, our NATO allies, our UN partners, and any person in the world, about the enormous contribution of the Canadian military servicemen and servicewomen to the protection of Canadian values and world peace. We are currently in the process of designing the structure for a suite of project that will highlight the contribution o...

  • 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 support...

  • Descendants of John and Anthony Emery of Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts

    Note: While using ANY genealogical website or program...please be informed that ANY possible family connections are NOT valid until they can be verified with documentation. Scope of Project is To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree the goals being: 1) to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information 2) to clean up duplicates and ensure...

  • Notables of Newburyport

    Come on over and bring your "notable" ancestors with you. Profiles must be set to "public." Newburyport, Massachusetts: Founded 1764 (from Newbury) from The history of Newburyport prior to 1764 is largely the history of Newbury. As a farming community, Newbury expanded rapidly, outgrowing the land along the Parker River. In 1642, a "New Town" was laid out beside the Merrimack River an...

  • Marblehead Massachusetts United States

    A project to unify efforts on a Marblehead-centric view of genealogy. Who were the initial settlers? Where do all of the street-names come from? etc. Some useful/inspiring links... Marblehead Magazine - History Timeline [ ] [ ] 1615 In a war with the Tarrantines, the Naumkeags and their Chief, Nanepashemet, are defeated. 1619 Nanepashemet is killed at Mystic and his widow, Squaw Sache...

  • First Settlers of Newbury, Massachusetts, 1635

    Bring your ancestor profiles on over! Must be set to "public." 6 May 1635 Quascacunquen is allowed by the Court to be a plantation ... and shall hereafter be called NEWBURY Background from , quoting from The League of Women Voters MASSACHUSETTS BAY COLONY In 1633, Thomas Parker and James Noyes, both nonconformist ministers, with a like-minded group of British subjects, decided t...

  • Dutch & Flemish Painters ‧ 1700-1950

    Nederlandse & Vlaamse schilders ‧ 1700-1950 ‧ —A— • Jacobus Theodorus ABELS ‧ A'dam 1803-1866 Abcoude ‧ • Bernardus ACCAMA ‧ Burum 1697-1756 Leeuwarden ‧ • Johannes Evert Hendrik AKKERINGA ‧ Buitenzorg-Blinjoe 1861-1942 Amersfoort ‧ • Lodewijk Franciscus Hendrik -louis- APOL ‧ den Haag 1850-1937 den Haag ‧ • Paul ARNTZENIUS ‧ den Haag 1883-1956 • Pieter Florentius Nicolaas Jacobus ‧floris‧ ...

  • Karjala / Karelen / Karelia

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