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  • Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi) - Jewish Community

    This project has been established to explore the Jewish Community in Rhodesia and Nyasaland (Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi). It is very much in its infancy and any contributions would be very welcome! Getting Involved Feel free to follow, request to collaborate To join the project use the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni's Project Plaza Working wi...

  • K1c (mtDNA)

    For people who have tested and are assigned the maternal haplogroup K1c or who are believed to have had that maternal haplogroup based on descendants tested. Defining mutations 146C, 152C, 498. Origin Haplogroup K has an estimated age of about 12,000 years. In his popular book The Seven Daughters of Eve , Bryan Sykes named the originator of the K haplogroup Katrine . (Source: Wikipe...

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  • Beaver Club

    The Beaver Club was a gentleman's dining club founded in 1785 by the mostly English speaking fur-trading 'barons' of Montreal. According to the club's rules, the object of their meeting was "to bring together, at stated periods during the winter season, a set of men highly respectable in society, who had passed their best days in a savage country and had encountered the difficulties and dange...

  • Television talk show hosts

    Television talk show hosts are presenters of television talk shows. Talk shows had been broadcast on television since the earliest days of the medium. Joe Franklin, an American radio and television personality, hosted the first television talk show in 1951 on WJZ-TV. NBC's The Tonight Show is the world's longest-running talk show, having debuted in 1954, with host Steve Allen . Television tal...

  • Mugshot Collections

    Introduction A mugshot is a photograph usually taken after a person is arrested. The original purpose of the mugshot was for the police to have a photographic record of the person to allow for identification by investigators and victims. Taking photographs of persons who were arrested began in the 1840's. Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process of taking these photographs in 1888, a pro...

  • Historical criminals, thieves and vagabonds

    Historical criminals, thieves and vagabonds Famous historical criminals are those individuals whose criminal behaviors became widely known to the general public for their unscrupulous acts. Aim of this project is to list people worldwide who have been convicted of serious crimes, or are notable for their criminal activities in the past. This is a worldwide project Belgium Ludovicus ...

  • The Chesire Archers: The King's Secret Weapon

    CHESHIRE ARCHERS The King's Secret Weapon The Cheshire archers were a body of elite soldiers noted for their skills with the longbow that fought in many engagements in Britain and France in the Middle Ages. Battles at which there were sizeable numbers of Cheshire archers include Agincourt and Crecy. Richard II employed a bodyguard of these yeoman archers who came from the Macclesfield Hundr...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1865

    1865 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1865. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1865 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Houston Astros (MLB)

    The Houston Astros are an American professional baseball team located in Houston, Texas. The Astros are members of the American League (AL) West division in Major League Baseball (MLB), having moved to the division in 2013 after spending their first 51 seasons in the National League (NL). The Astros have played their home games at Minute Maid Park since 2000. The Astros were established as th...

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  • Forty Martyrs of England and Wales

    Forty Martyrs of England and Wales The Forty Martyrs of England and Wales comprise a group of Catholic men and women who were executed for treason and related offences in the Kingdom of England between 1535 and 1679. Many were convicted at show trials or without a trial. This religious repression existed in part because faithful Roman Catholics were required to rebel against the English Cro...

  • Lundeætten; Descendants of the Lunde Family of Ådal, Buskerud, Norway

    This is for all family related to the Lunde family in the Lundeætten by Chr. Lunde.

  • Brevard County, Florida

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

  • People Connected to Herefordshire

    People Connected to Herefordshire Historical County of England See also Herefordshire Main Page Herefordshire - Monumental Inscriptions an Graveyards Herefordshire Genealogical Resources Historic Buildings of Herefordshire

  • Jewish Families from Nový Rychnov (Neu Reichenau), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the small town of Nový Rychnov (Neu Reichenau) in Pelhřimov District in the Vysočina Region of the Czech Republic.

  • Jewish Families from Widoma, Poland

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Widoma, Poland. Widoma, Poland was a small Jewish community located across the Pilica River from Przedborz, Poland. Residents could walk from Przedborz to Widoma using the bridge connecting the two towns. The approximate coordinates for Widoma are 51 05 N 19 53 E. Widoma was about 94 miles SSW of Warszawa. Widoma had a ...

  • People Connected to Fife

    People Connected to Fife Historic County of Scotland Image right - Fife within Scotland in 1890 See also Fife or Fifeshire Main Page Fife/Fifeshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Houses of Fife

  • People Connected to County Tipperary

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

  • Chicago Haymarket Affair

    Chicago Haymarket Affair (aka Haymarket Massacre , Haymarket Riot , Haymarket Incident , Haymarket tragedy ) is the labour demonstration and the subsequent repressions of anarchists, communists, and other unionists that was sparked by the the bombing during the demonstration. People involved Albert Richard Parsons Samuel Fielden Timeline of the events Prior events 1884-Oct - F...

  • Mercurius, Passengers 1655

    Mercurius 1655-1656 Purchased in Holland Sailed from Gothenburg November 25, 1655 Arrived in New Sweden March 14, 1656 Mercurius arrives from Sweden in March, carrying 14 Swedes and 92 Finns. After Dutch refuse to allow ship to pass Fort Casimir, the Indians climb aboard and usher the ship to Tinicum Island, where the passengers land. The ship, including its commander (Johan Papegoj...

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  • British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's - Coldstream

    British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's - Coldstream See Main Project Page - British Ships to South Africa in the 1800's Coldstream The Coldstream was built of solid teak in Moulmein, Burma in 1849, but her refit as an emigrant ship was not ideal. The accommodation was confined, the fittings defective and she was overcrowded. A photograph was taken in Adelaide, Australia when the sh...

  • Marcher Lords of England and Wales

    Marcher Lords of England and Wales A Marcher Lord (Welsh: Barwn y Mers) was a strong and trusted noble appointed by the King of England to guard the border (known as the Welsh Marches) between England and Wales. A Marcher Lord is the English equivalent of a margrave (in the Holy Roman empire) or a marquis (in France). In this context the word march means a border region or frontier, and is ...

  • Colonial Ancestors of Anne Arundel, MD

    The early (pre-Revolutionary War) colonists of Anne Arundel, MD, seem to have been responsible for an unusual number of descendants. Perhaps this is only because they have been unusually well documented. Families of interest include: Anderson Family Ashman Family Beale Family Boone Family Cheney Family Cromwell Family Dent Family Dorsey Family Edwards Family Fo...

  • Jewish Famiies from Zwickau (Sachsen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Zwickau (Sachsen), Germany. [ JewishGen-Zwickau (Sachsen) ]

  • Jewish Families from Gera (Thüringen), Germany

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Gera (Thüringen), Germany. JewishGen-Gera (Thüringen)

  • New York Mets (MLB)

    The New York Mets are an American professional baseball team based in New York City. The Mets are a member of the National League East Division of Major League Baseball (MLB). The Mets are one of two Major League clubs based in New York, the other being the New York Yankees. One of baseball's first expansion teams, the Mets were founded in 1962 to replace New York's departed National League t...

  • Cincinnati Reds (MLB)

    The Cincinnati Reds is an American professional baseball team in Cincinnati, Ohio, which plays in Major League Baseball 's National League Central Division. The Cincinnati Reds were a charter member of the American Association in 1882 and joined the National League in 1890. The Reds played in the National League West from 1969 to 1993 before joining the Central Division when it was formed in ...

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  • Atlanta Braves (MLB)

    The Atlanta Braves are an American professional baseball franchise based in Atlanta, Georgia. The team is a member of the East division of the National League (NL) in Major League Baseball (MLB). The Braves have played home games at Turner Field since 1997, and play spring training games in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. In 2017, the team is to move to SunTrust Park, a new stadium complex in the Cu...

  • Jewish Families from Driten (Zirnau), Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all the Jewish families from Driten - formerly Zirnau- in Bohemia, Czech Republic. Dříteň, České Budějovice District, South Bohemian Region, Czech Republic The Community used the cemetery at nearby Hluboka Nad Vltavou

  • Jewish families from Polná, Bohemia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Polná in Bohemia, Czech Republic Village district (bezirk) and region: Polná is a town with around 5,000 inhabitants in the Vysočina Region of the Czech Republic. Location: In SE Bohemia, 45 miles WNW of Brno (Brünn), 8 miles NE of Jihlava (Iglau). History: Founded in the second half of the 12th century, it is...

  • Victoria Australia Portal

    Welcome to the Victorian Portal on Geni This is a sub-project of the Australian Portal This Victorian Portal has been created to: Link together existing Victorian projects Encourage new Victorian projects to be created Encourage collaboration between Victorian-based Geni users, and Geni users worldwide who have Victorian interests and connections Promote and facilitate Victorian g...

  • Pudasjärven papit

    Aloitettu 20.8.2017 Pudasjärven papisto on Geni-projekti, johon Pohjois-Pohjanmaalla sijaitsevan Pudasjärven papisto on listattu Hiskissä olevan Papisto - Pudasjärvi -luettelon mukaan . Pudasjärven seurakunta Pudasjärven seurakunnan perusti piispa Iisak Rothovius vuosina 1639-41. Pudasjärven henkistä kulttuuria ovat leimanneet kristillisyys ja kirkollisuus. Kristillisyys, jota papisto pai...

  • H1c (Mitochondrial DNA)

    (Geni initiated Project) Subclades of H H (mtDNA) H1 (mtDNA) H1c (mtDNA) H1c1 (mtDNA) People related to this Haplogroup Aida Leal Ana Cardoza, d. 1700 Pico (Azores Islands) Ana Wolf, d 1879 Anna Moll Carol A. Gay Candinho da Silva Garcia (contact is Freddy) Charles Ervin Morgan Deisi Vaz Pinto Denice Rendell Dmytro Kowalyszyn Elizabeth...

  • Manchu and Mongol Jinshi (Metropolitan Graduates)

    The entirety of jinshi graduates, spanning well over a millennium, is simply too vast, and this modest project is to collect those Manchu and Mongol scholars who excelled in the Chinese classics during the Qing dynasty (1644-1911). They are relatively fewer in number, easily identifiable by their names, and are more likely to be related (by blood or marriage) among themselves. A secondary pur...

  • Jewish Families from Brtnice (Pirnitz), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Brtnice (Pirnitz) in the Czech Republic. Earliest known Jewish community was in the 15th century. There were 33 Jews. Effecting the Jewish community: separation of Jewish quarter, 1727. Cemetery originated second half of 16th century. Last known Conservative Jewish burial was 1860.

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Portugal

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men, women and children who have profiles on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... PORTUGAL The British advance during the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) forced some 1443 Boers, consisted largely of refugee families including 173 children. as well as foreigners and 'Cape rebels' (ie B...

  • Nelson 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

  • Powhatan 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

  • Pohjan maatilat - Pojos hemman.

    Kylä Baggby - Tilan nimi Baggby Agronom, lantbruksråd Nils Henrik Borgström Ruth Aschan Kylä Bollstad - Tilan nimi Bollstad Sofia von Julin (Bergenheim) Albert von Julin Kylä Brödtorp - Tilan nimi Brödtorp. Ernst* Adolf Rotermann Henriette Pauline Rotermann Kylä Elimo - Tilan nimi Elimo Sofia von Julin (Bergenheim)

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  • I1-M253 (Y-DNA)

    This project is for people who have tested and been assigned the paternal haplogroup I1 (M253) and also for people who are believed to have belonged to this paternal haplogroup based on tests done on descendants. Defining Mutations M253, M307, P30, and P40 Origin (to be added) Distribution I-M253 occurs at greatest frequency in Scandinavia. Subclades of I I - I-M170 I1 ...

  • 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...

  • Order of DeMolay

    Please feel free to add any known DeMolays and Senior DeMolays including yourself, along with chapter and any titles or honors. DeMolay International (also known as the Order of DeMolay), founded in Kansas City, Missouri in 1919, is an international youth organization for young men. DeMolay derives its name from Jacques De Molay, the last Grand Master of the Knights Templar. It is a youth org...

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  • Isle Of Wight 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

  • Adlercreutzin rykmentti, Hartolan komppania

    projekti perustettu 9.10.2017 tl Adlercreutzin rykmentti Hartolan komppanian esittely.... Sotilaita alueelta .... Kuinka etsin sotilasta sotilasrullista ?..... Sotilaan projektiin liittäminen ja listalle lisääminen... Päällystö Päällystö GMR 1805 Clarinett Blåsare... Sotilaat Numero 1 GMR 1804 Corp Carl Isberg, syntynyt / Norrköping, ikä 26, palvelusvuosia 1, ogi...

  • Legh, Leigh Families

    Leigh Coat of Arms / Leigh Family Crest SURNAMES as we know them today were first assumed in Europe from the 11th to the 15th Century. They were not in use in England or in Scotland before the Norman Conquest, and were first found in the Domesday Book. The employment in the use of a second name was a custom that was first introduced from the Normans. They themselves had not long before ...

  • Det norske forsvaret anno 1900

    Utdrag fra Norges Statskalender for Aaret 1900 , 1/1 1900. Forkortelser: anc. = ansiennitet, b. = beordret, kst. = konstituert, u. = utnevnt. FORSVARSDEPARTEMENTET Statsraad Peter Theodor Holst , u. 1898 17/2 Chef George Frederik von Krogh , Marinestyrelsen og Kommanderende Admiral u. 1896 Hans Peter L'orange , Armeestyrelsen og Kommanderende General u. 1897 Expeditionsc...

  • 26th Pennsylvania Emergency Militia

    26th Pennsylvania Emergency Militia Infantry was organized at Harrisburg on June 22nd in response to Lee’s invasion of the north. Commanded by Colonel William S. Jennings, a factory owner and personal friend of Pennsylvania’s Governor Curtin, it consisted of 750 hastily trained farmboys, college students and middle aged shopkeepers sprinkled with a handful of veterans. One company was from Adam...

  • Jewish Families from Batelov (Battelau), Moravia, Czech Republic

    This project seeks to list representatives of all of the Jewish families from the Moravian town of Batelov (Battelau) in the Czech Republic. First mentioned in 1279 as a village and in 1534 as a small town. Built on the original fortress and later reconstructed in the Baroque style, q Late-Renaissance mansion from the 17th century stands in the village. The Baroque Church of Sts. Peter and Pa...

  • Early Families of Taunton, Massachusetts

    A place to collect the families and individuals who settled Taunton, Massachusetts and examine where they came from in England and their marriage patterns. "Probably the early settlers of this region came largely from the southwest of England, for we there find the familiar names of Norton, Dorchester, Weymouth, Wareham, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Barnstable, Somerset, Dartmouth, Berkley, Tiver...

  • Metaphysics - 20th Century

    The New Age Metaphysics is a branch of philosophy that deals with the nature of consciousness and existence. In popular usage the word refers loosely to a number of non-traditional belief systems and spiritual practices. Add metaphysical writers, teachers, and students from the 20th century to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. Key F...

  • New Age writers

    The New Age movement is a Western spiritual movement that developed in the second half of the 20th century. Its central precepts have been described as "drawing on both Eastern and Western spiritual and metaphysical traditions and infusing them with influences from self-help and motivational psychology, holistic health, parapsychology, consciousness research and quantum physics." The term New A...

  • Jewish Families of Proseč u Pošné (Prosec), Czech Republic

    This project seeks to document the Jewish families of Proseč u Pošné (Prosec) part of the village Pošná in the Pelhřimov district, in Bohemia

  • The Assyrian Family

    The purpose of this project is to map out the Worldwide Assyrian Family.I don't ask you to do anything for me, but do it for your own family. The more profiles which are created and expanded upon the more information we find in common. Matches in our tree's and connections to lost family members.So no invitations to provide, just join the project and work on your own family tree. Put as much in...

  • Great Puritan Migration (1620-1640): Passenger Ship Portal

    Please add Geni profiles to the ship projects found in the "related" projects on the right and also listed below. The Great Puritan Migration From The Great Migration of Picky Puritans, 1620-40 New England Historical Society When the Pilgrims landed in Plimoth Plantation in 1620, they began what was called the Great Migration – great not because of the numbers of people who arrived, but b...

  • 78th New York Volunteer Infantry, (US Civil War)

    The 78th New York Volunteer Infantry ("78th Highlanders") was an infantry regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Service: The 78th New York Infantry was organized at New York City, New York January through April 1862 and mustered in April 12, 1862 for a three-year enlistment under the command of Colonel Daniel Ullman. The regiment was attached to Defenses of Washington,...

  • Krasnystaw Getto, Krasnystaw, Krasnystaw County, Lublin Voivodeship, Poland

    Ghettos Krasnystaw Ghettos was not a typical Jewish community of the Lublin region. Whereas in most of the provincial towns of the Lublin voivodeship before the war, Jews formed a majority of the inhabitants, in Krasnystaw they represented a minority. Jews settled in Krasnystaw later than in other towns of the region. Until the beginning of the 19th century Krasnystaw was the residence of the...

  • H1-T16189C! (Mitochondrial DNA)

    I am from Sweden and I have H1-T16189C!

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