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  • The Royal Armoured Corps

    The Royal Armoured Corps British Army The Royal Armoured Corps (RAC) provides the armour capability of the British Army, with vehicles such as the Challenger 2 Tank and the Scimitar Reconnaissance Vehicle. It was created as a loose association of armoured regiments, both The Royal Tank Regiment and those converted from old horse cavalry regiments. (See Ancestry below) Today it comprises ten r...

  • Cemeteries in Umatilla County, Oregon

    This is an umbrella project for cemeteries in Umatilla County, Oregon, United States of America. No profiles please; start a specific cemetery project to add profiles to, and index the project below under a town heading. FindAGrave lists 57 cemeteries: search results Milton-Freewater Ford Cemetery Also known as: Ballou Cemetery, Valley Cemetery Milton-Freewater IOOF CemeteryAlso known...

  • Amherst County, Virginia, USA

    Official Web Site Amherst County was formed in 1761, from parts of Albemarle County. The county was named for Sir Jeffrey Amherst, known as the "Conqueror of Canada". Jeffrey Amherst was named Governor of Virginia, although he never came to the colony. Native Americans were the first humans to populate the area. They hunted and fished mainly along the countless rivers and streams in Amherst C...

  • Riverdale Mennonite Cemetery - Mornington Township, Perth County, Ontario, Canada

    Riverdale Mennonite Cemetery Cemetery Address: Millbank, Perth East Concession 7, Lot 15, Mornington Township GPS: 43.576085,-80.844015 Denomination: Mennonite Maintained by: Riverdale Mennonite Church==Links== Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Illegitimate DNA - Cornwall

    If you find in our tree a child/ancestor who was born without a reference to a father please add the profile here and list the link on the about page. In Cornwall mothers were often encouraged to name the child as the father, to assist in identity. Having a child out of wedlock at one stage was punishable with incarceration for a period of some months. Please see Cornwall - Bastardy Bonds and...

  • New Zealand Settler Ships- Oliver Lang 1856

    Oliver Lang Ship: 1224 tons Captain: Joseph Mundle Surgeon Superintendent: Sailed Liverpool September 24th 1856 - arrived Wellington December 19th 1856 also to Nelson and Lyttelton (From the "Wellington Independent,' Dec. 20) ARRIVAL OF THE OLIVER LANG, This noble vessel arrived yesterday afternoon from Liverpool, after a quick passage of eightyfive days, bringing the welcome addition to our ...

  • Sugihara Visa Recipients

    The purpose of this project is to find people whose lives were saved by getting a visa from Chiune Sugihara . The great grandparents ( Binyomin Zev (Willy) Steinfeld and Chana Steinfeld (Kovenski) ) of the projects creator ( Yehuda Zev Rubin ) were both saved with a visa, and he's looking to find people whose relatives were also saved with the visa. Escaping Lithuania With The Help of Chiun...

  • Popular Musicians of the United Kingdom (2000s & 2010s)

    Musicians of the United Kingdom (2000s & 2010s) Popular music of the United Kingdom in the 2000s continued to expand and develop new subgenres and fusions. While talent show contestants were one of the major forces in pop music, British soul maintained and even extended its high profile with figures like Joss Stone, Estelle, Duffy and Adele, while a new group of singer/songwriters led by Am...

  • Descendants of Francis Cooke (1583 –1663)

    Scope of Project To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree for the Francis Cooke, "Mayflower" Passenger , family, from earlier origins to near modern times. General Note For more information about Geni Projects, see the Geni Wiki Projects Page . If you would like to contribute to this page, please feel free to edit it. Click here for instructions about using Wik...

  • Rebellions of 1837

    The Rebellions of 1837 were two armed uprisings that took place in Lower and Upper Canada in 1837 and 1838. Both rebellions were motivated by frustrations with political reform. A key shared goal was responsible government, which was eventually achieved in the incidents' aftermath. The rebellions led directly to Lord Durham's Report on the Affairs of British North America and to The British Nor...

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  • Swarthmore College

    College=Swarthmore College is a private liberal arts college in the United States with an enrollment of 1,545 students. The college is located in the borough of Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, 11 miles (17.7 km) southwest of Philadelphia.Founded in 1864, Swarthmore was one of the earliest coeducational colleges in the United States. The school was organized by a Committee of Quakers from three Hicksi...

  • Ancient Planters: Reynolds Family

    This is a sub-project of the Ancient Planters In Colonial America Project focusing on Cicely Reynolds and her descendants.

  • Jamestown, Virginia - 1624 Census

    In June 1624, King James I assumed responsibilty for the colony of Virginia after he dissolved the Virginia Company of London. He ordered Virginia's leaders to make a record of the colony's inhabitants and their provisions. This census-known as the 1624/5 Muster-is the first comprehensive account of households in British North America. In addition, it is the only extant census for seventeenth-c...

  • Opthalmologists

    Opthalmologists Pictured Right: Watercolour of a nun with a bleeding eye, Arzneibuch Compendium of popular medicine and surgery, 1675 Below is a list but please add any Opthalmologists profiles on Geni to this project. You may also be interested in Corrective VIsion Opticians 18th–19th centuries Joseph Forlenze Theodor Leber discovered Leber's congenital amaurosis, Leber's hereditar...

  • Matamoros, Tamaulipas Mexico

    Matamoros, Tamaulipas Mexico =This project is for anyone who was born, lived, or died in Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico

  • Karnes County, Texas USA

    Karnes County, Texas and her history Please feel free to add profiles of anyone who was born, lived or died in Karnes County, Texas. Point of Contact For This Page: Karnes County was formed on February 4, 1854 from parts of Bexar, DeWitt, Goliad, Gonzales, and San Patricio Counties. The county seat is Karnes City. However, Helena (the former "toughest town on earth") was the county seat...

  • EAÕK Suure-Jaani kirik ja kogudus

    Suure-Jaani Peetruse ja Pauluse kirik ja kogudus Оллустферская православная церквь Св. Петра и Павла Suure-Jaani (varem Olustvere) apostlik-õigeusu kogudus on asutatud 27. veebruaril 1847. aastal. Algul peetud jumalateenistust Aimla karjamõisas, selle järele Olustvere mõisas. Juba järgmisel aasta 1. oktoobril ehitati kroonu kulul puumaja, kus peeti ka esimesed teenistused. 21. augustil 1849...

  • Jewish Families of Nitra (Slovakia)

    Nitra is a city in western Slovakia, situated at the foot of Zobor Mountain in the valley of the river Nitra. With a population of about 83,572 today, it is the fifth largest city in Slovakia. Nitra is also one of the oldest cities in Slovakia and the country's earliest political and cultural center. Today, it is a seat of a kraj (Nitra Region) and an okres (Nitra District). Nitra is one of t...

  • Crockett / Crocketagne / Crocketagni

    Crockett /Crocketagne /Crocketagni/ Croquetagne project. The goal of this project is to clean up the vast Crockett tree, especially at the Joseph Lewis Crockett Sr. / Sarah Stewart and Joseph Lewis Crockett Jr. generations. Any collaborators welcome. We are definitely in need of well-researched source material on this family and its ancestry, so please contribute any references and sour...

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  • Beth Tzedec Memorial Park - Toronto, Toronto Division, Ontario, Canada

    Beth Tzedec Memorial Park Cemetery Address: 5822 Bathurst Street North York, Toronto Cemetery Map ===Links=== Find A Grave

  • McKendree University

    University (McK), formerly known as McKendree College, is a private liberal arts university located in Lebanon, Illinois, United States. The area is a part of the Metro-East region of Greater St. Louis. Founded in 1828 as the Lebanon Seminary, it is the oldest college in Illinois. McKendree enrolls approximately 2,300 undergraduates and nearly 700 graduate students representing 25 countries and...

  • Gårdshistorikk: Ramsvik, 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

  • Jewish families connected to the town of Němčice or Niemtschitz in Bohemia/Moravia

    This project will attempt to identify and collect Jewish persons connected to the town of Niemtschitz in Bohemia in the the early 1800's. The Bloch family is one example of a family name associated with this town. Identifying the correct town is difficult, having only a few examples of people associated with Niemtschitz at the present time 2017. There are numerous choices as researched by Han...

  • Parke Family of New England

    Read the ebook Genealogy of the Parke families of Connecticut, including Robert Parke, of New London, Edward Parks, of Guilford, and others, by Frank Sylvester Parks First Generation - the Immigrant / 1. ROBERT' PARKE, (or Sir Robert Parke, as he has been sometimes called), was born in Preston, Eng land, in 1580. He was a personal friend of John Winthrop, to whom he addressed a letter rel...

  • Buren, Gelderland : Immigrants to New Netherland and the later colony of New York

    Bring your immigrants from Buren and environs to the North American Colonies settled by the Dutch West India Company. Please limit these to people who originated in the Buren area of Gelderland and adjoining areas of Utrecht The purpose of this project is to better understand the family ties of emigrants from Buren both before and after they crossed the Atlantic. Not all individuals would hav...

  • Notables on Israeli Stamps - ידוענים על בולי ישראל

    Project photo: King David of Israel by Marc Chagall . Israeli stamp, 1969 Biblical Heroes אדם הראשון, Adam & חוה, Eve , 'Adam & Eve stamp1 ' ; 'Adam & Eve stamp2 ' (c.4004 BCE — 3070 BCE ) According to the Genesis creation narrative, the first human couple to inhabit Earth, created by the God of the ancient Hebrews. Adam and Eve ate fruit from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, c...

  • Congressional Cemetery

    Congressional Cemetery or Washington Parish Burial Ground is a historic and active cemetery located at 1801 E Street, SE, in Washington, D.C., on the west bank of the Anacostia River. It is the only American "cemetery of national memory" founded before the Civil War. Over 65,000 individuals are buried or memorialized at the cemetery, including many who helped form the nation and the city of Was...

  • Jesus' Ancestors

    This is a working project intended to help coordinate discussions about cleaning up the ancestry of Jesus of Nazareth on Geni. How to Participate You can participate by following the project and contributing to the discussions. Please note that theological disputes are "off topic". Documenting Different Theories Please remember that theories are not facts. There are dozens of theories a...

  • Battle of New Market & the (V.M.I.) cadets

    [ ] ''Not to be confused with Battle of New Market Heights.'' 'The Battle of New Market was fought on May 15, 1864, in Virginia during the Shenandoah Valley Campaigns of 1864 in the American Civil War. A small Confederate army, which included cadets from the Virginia Military Institute (V.M.I.), forced Union Major General Franz Sigel and his army out of the Shenandoah Valley. '

  • First Battle of Winchester

    First Battle of Winchester The First Battle of Winchester, fought on May 25, 1862, in and around Frederick County, Virginia, and Winchester, Virginia, was a major victory in Confederate Army Maj. Gen. Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson's Campaign through the Shenandoah Valley during the American Civil War. Jackson enveloped the right flank of the Union Army under Maj. Gen. Nathaniel P. Banks and...

  • Supercentarians

    Those who have lived 110 years or more.

  • West Point Cemetery

    Point Cemetery is a historic cemetery on the grounds of the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. It overlooks the Hudson River, and served as a burial ground for American Revolutionary War soldiers and early West Point inhabitants long before 1817 when it was officially designated as a military cemetery. Prior to 1817, the area was known as "German Flats" before it was formal...

  • Rutgers University

    Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, /ˈrʌtɡərz/, commonly referred to as Rutgers University, Rutgers, or RU, is an American public research university and the largest institution for higher education in New Jersey. Originally chartered as Queen's College on November 10, 1766, Rutgers is the eighth-oldest college in the United States and one of the nine "Colonial Colleges" founded be...

  • Mahanubhavulu

    This project is to list people who brought fame to Telugu speaking areas in the universe. Kings Poets/ Writers Politicians of repute Sports persons Artists/ Artisans Scientists/ Researchers/ Historians Business persons Social workers Indicate the relevant info in the ABOUT ME column, preferably info from reputed sources like wikipedia etc and include the link for the same....

  • Wisconsin in the American Civil War (1861-1865)

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

  • Huntington's Disease

    This project is for those with or who have died from Huntington's Disease or complications that may have resulted because of this disease. Huntington's disease (HD) , also known as Huntington's chorea , is an inherited disorder that results in death of brain cells. The earliest symptoms are often subtle problems with mood or mental abilities. A general lack of coordination and an unsteady gai...

  • 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 ...

  • Freeport Pioneer Cemetery - Cambridge, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada

    Freeport Pioneer Cemetery Cemetery Address: Riverbank Dr, Cambridge Waterloo Township GPS: 43.424759,-80.400857 Maintained by: City of Cambridge ==Links== Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project Find A Grave

  • Doualic Internment Camp (France)

    Douadic Internment Camp (France) Période d'activité: 1939-1945 Superficie: 8 hectares : bâtiments en dur et baraques Population internée: Prisonniers de guerre, réfugiés français et étrangers, juifs raflés dans l'Indre Lieu dit : de l'Etang du Blanc Commune : 36300 Douadic Canton : Le Blanc Département : Indre Région : Centre-Val de Loire Pays : France Le Camp de Douadic...

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

    This project is used to relate all units from California who served in the Union Army. California's involvement in the American Civil War included sending gold east, recruiting volunteer combat units to replace regular forces in territories of the Western United States, maintaining and building numerous camps and fortifications, suppressing secessionist activity and securing the New Mexico ...

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  • Bad Wörishofen Displaced Persons Camp

    The purpose of this project is to keep track of all of the displaced persons or Holocaust Survivors who were housed at Bad Wörishofen Displaced Persons Camp. This camp was located in Bad Wörishofen , Germany.

  • Border War (1910-1919)

    The Border War was part of the greater Mexican Revolution. At points in the war, the rebels were supported by the German Empire. The Border War, or the Border Campaign, refers to the military engagements which took place in the Mexico-United States border region of North America during the Mexican Revolution. The Bandit War in Texas was part of the Border War. From the beginning of the Me...

  • Senica District in Trnava Region (SK)

    Senica District Country Slovakia Region (kraj) Trnava Region Area 684 km2 (264 sq mi) Population (2001) Total 60,891 Density 89/km2 (230/sq mi) Time zone CET (UTC+1) Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2) Telephone prefix 34 Senica District (okres Senica) is a district in the Trnava Region of western Slovakia. The district is relatively rich in natural resources oil, gas, lignite. It is industrial...

  • Imigrantes Portugueses do Concelho de Póvoa de Varzim ao Brasil / Portuguese immigrants of Concelho of Póvoa de Varzim 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 PÓVOA DE VARZIM . João Francisco da Costa (Póvoa de Varzim, Porto, Portugal, ? - Brasil, ?) casado com Úrsula da Fonseca Dias. Garcia de Sousa d'Ávila (São Pedro de Rates, Póvoa ...

  • Nietzsche

    The philosopher, poet and musician Prof. Dr. Friedrich Nietzsche , born October 15th 1844 at Röcken (today a dirtrict of Lützen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany), died August 25th 1900 at Weimar , Thuringia, Germany. Meanwhile the family tree of Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844 – 1900) is built up with nearly 200 members beginning in the 17th century. Now it's up to add all those people, who follow...

  • Lost and found in England

    Lost and found in England This project is designed to re-unite families to lost individuals on the tree. How many of us had that "Uncle" or "Best Mate of Dads" that did not seem to have any family? How many times in your research do you find someone, who, is a mystery, you want to add him to the tree, but, have no idea where he/she belongs. This is a way to honour that person, and, a place ...

  • Israel Projects Portal

    Research, discover, celebrate, feel and enjoy your roots in Jerusalem, July 2015, at the International Genealogy Conferences - IAJGS International Jewish Genealogy Conference Jerusalem, July 6 - 10, 2015 3 5th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy Israeli Projects Geni-Israel ג'ני-ישראל Israeli Heads of State and State Authorities Israeli all Knesset mem...

  • American Revolution: Georgia Militia and Military

    This project is a subdivision of the The Colonies during the American Revolutionary War References and Links Georgia Militia List of United States militia units in the American Revolutionary War

  • American Revolution: Battle of Musgrove Mill (1780)

    Scope of Project The Battle of Musgrove Mill , August 19, 1780, occurred near a ford of the Enoree River, near the present-day border between Spartanburg County, South Carolina|Spartanburg, Laurens County, South Carolina|Laurens and Union County, South Carolina|Union Counties in South Carolina. During the course of the battle, 200 Patriot militiamen defeated a combined force of approximately ...

  • Overmountain Men

    The Overmountain Men were American frontiersmen from west of the Appalachian Mountains who took part in the American Revolutionary War. While they were present at multiple engagements in the war's southern campaign, they are best known for their role in the American victory at the Battle of Kings Mountain in 1780. The term "overmountain" refers to the fact that their settlements were west of, o...

  • Sacramento Kings (NBA)

    The Sacramento Kings are an American professional basketball team based in Sacramento, California. The Kings compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member club of the league's Western Conference Pacific Division. The Kings are the only team in the major professional North American sports leagues located in Sacramento. The team played its home games at the Sleep Train Arena fr...

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  • Memphis Grizzlies (NBA)

    The Memphis Grizzlies are an American professional basketball team based in Memphis, Tennessee. The Grizzlies compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member team of the league's Western Conference Southwest Division. The Grizzlies play their home games at FedExForum. The team is owned by Robert Pera. The Grizzlies are the only team in the major professional North American spor...

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  • Liberty University

    University is a private, non-profit Christian university located in Lynchburg, Virginia, United States, that describes itself as a Christian academic community. Liberty's annual enrollment includes 13,800 residential students and over 100,000 online students as of May 2013.[4][5][6] When including the number of people taking its online courses, LU is the largest Evangelical Christian university...

  • Charlotte Bobcats (NBA)

    This project is for those who played for the Charlotte Bobcats of the National Basketball League.==History of the franchise==The Charlotte Hornets are an American professional basketball team based in Charlotte, North Carolina, that competes in the National Basketball Association (NBA). They are members of the Southeast Division in the league's Eastern Conference. The team is largely owned by f...

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  • Toronto Raptors (NBA)

    The Toronto Raptors are a Canadian professional basketball team based in Toronto, Ontario. The Raptors compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA), as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Atlantic Division. The team was established in 1995, along with the Vancouver Grizzlies, as part of the NBA's expansion into Canada. When the Grizzlies relocated to Memphis, Tennessee to become...

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  • Charlotte Hornets (1988-2002) (NBA)

    The purpose of this project is to collect all of the Geni profiles of those who were involved with the original Charlotte Hornets franchise of the National Basketball League.==1988–2002: Original Charlotte Hornets/George Shinn era=====1985–1988: Birth of the Hornets===In 1985, the NBA, then at 23 teams, was planning to expand by four teams by the 1988–1989 season. George Shinn, an entrepreneur ...

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  • Utah Jazz (NBA)

    The Utah Jazz is an American professional basketball team based in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Jazz compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member team of the league's Western Conference Northwest Division. Since 1991, the team has played its home games at Vivint Smart Home Arena, located in Salt Lake City. The franchise began play in 1974 as the New Orleans Jazz , based in New ...

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  • Virginia Tech University

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, popularly known as Virginia Tech, is a public land-grant university with a main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, educational facilities in six regions statewide, and a study-abroad site in Switzerland. The commonwealth's third-largest university and a leading research institution, Virginia Tech offers 225 undergraduate and graduate degree pr...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Hector, 1637 & 1638

    Hector , England to Massachussets 1637 From Ship Passenger Lists by Carl Boyer referencing a previous work by Isabel MacBeath Calder entitled Passengers on the Hector, 1637-38, The New Haven Colony pp. 29-31. The following is the passenger list for the vessel Hector, which brought the passengers accompanying John Davenport and Theophilus Eaton to Connecticut in 1637. There is another ship c...

  • Great Black Migration (US)

    Around 1910 until the late-1930s, there was a massive movement of African Americans (Blacks) that relocated from the "Deep South" (Southern United States) into Northern, Midwestern and Western U.S. industrial cities. Crop failure was one of the main reasons these Blacks left their traditional homes, some of it started by the Boll Weevil that had traveled from Mexico into Texas, then travel east...

  • Kentucky Pioneers

    From The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820 The opening of the trans-Appalachian West launched one of the greatest land rushes in American history. Contrary to legend, however, most of the land was won not by hardy pioneers seeking a family farmstead but by wealthy individuals and powerful companies who quickly claimed possession of all the prime areas. By the beginning of ...

  • Huguenots of the Carolinas

    Scope of Project We will create documented and accurate Geni Master Profiles for the 45 families of Huguenot settlers in the Carolinas during the Colonial American period (migrations: 1690-1730) and ensure their ancestral and descendent lines are unduplicated and well represented. Overview from: The Huguenots were members of the Protestantism|Protestant Reformed Church of France|R...

  • American Revolution: Siege of Fort Motte (1781)

    The Siege of Fort Motte was a military operation during the American Revolutionary War. A force of Patriot (American Revolution)|Patriots led by General Francis Marion|Francis "Swamp Fox" Marion and Lt. Colonel Henry Lee III|"Light Horse" Harry Lee set out to capture the Kingdom of Great Britain|British post at Fort Motte, strategically located at the confluence of the Congaree River|Congaree a...

  • Jews in Koenigsberg

    The Society Jews in East Prussia (Juden in Ostpreussen e.V.) is preparing an exhibition about "The Jews of Königsberg at the turn of the 20th Century“. It will be displayed at the Museum for Arts and History of Kaliningrad (former Königsberg) at November 2017. The exhibition will contain many documents and photos about the Jewish Citizens of Konigsberg. They were active in the fields of economy...

  • KARUNEEKAR

    ===About Karuneegar== About 2000 years ago,during vallalar Pandiyan period Seer Karuneegar Puranam was written by poet Paarisanadhar. In sanskrit other books about Karuneegar are the following: Bramanda Puranam Adithya Puranam Saurakadha Atharva veda surya sagasandhi Kanaka smrithi.. Sub-sectors in Karuneegar Seer Karunnegar Sarattu Karuneegar Kaikatum Karuneegar ...

  • People Connected to Inverness-shire

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

  • Irish Families Researched by Geni Users

    Irish Families Researched by Geni Users This project has been created on request from the Geni users who are researching Irish families. This will replace the current Roll-Call Irish families researched discussion as this is becoming too difficult to read through . The names will be where possible listed with a place name and with a link to the profile of the person who is also researching ...

  • Jewish Families from Zhuravno, Ukraine

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Zhuravno, Ukraine, also known as Żurawno, Zuravna, Zuravne, Zhuravnoye, Żórawno, Jouravno. KehilaLinks - Zhuravno Gesher Galicia - Zhuravno ZHURAVNO (Pol. Zurawno), town in E. Drogobych district, Ukraine. In the early 18th century a Jewish community was organized in Zhuravno under the jurisdiction of the Lvov community. T...

  • New Amsterdam - Notable Citizens

    < BACK . This chapter includes... Governors of New Netherland Great Burghers (1657-1668) Notable Citizens... Governors of Nieuw-Nederland (New Netherland) 1621-1624 : Adriaen Jorissen Thienpont 1624-1625 : Cornelis May 1625-1626 : Willem Verhulst 1626-1631 : Peter Minuit 1632-1633 : Bastiaen Janssen Crol 1633-1638 : Wouter van Twiller 1638-1647 : Willem Kieft 1...

  • Geni as Illusion?

    This Project sheds light on who we are as a civilization. It illuminates the world tree on Geni.com where some profiles in it are fictional. The persons' names are added to profiles in the tree. When we also read the links Connected to this Project one will get a meaningful Learning. Contents: 1. Geni as Illusion ? 2. Fictional profiles 3. Profiles without written Sources 4. How to ...

  • "Lady McDonald" (Ship) - Colonists to New South Wales in 1860

    The Lady McDonald made several voyages to Australia. In 1860 on the 15th of December it arrived in New South Wales Passenger List: (Work in progress) Married Couples: John Call, 22 Mary Call, 20 John Call, infant John Cassidy, 25 Margaret Cassidy, 22 Patrick ???, 24 Margaret ???, 18 George Ferkin, 26 Emma? Ferkin, 28 Sarah Ashton, 7 John Forrest, 24, Ploughman, Stiri...

  • The Stangen-Margalyiot Family (Margulies, Margalit, Margolis, Margolioth and other Varients)

    Margaliot, Margolis, Margulies, Margalyiot Family Jewish Encyclopedia The Stangen-Margalyiot family are the descendants of the marriage of HaRav Menachem Mendl Stangen-Margolioth who was the rabbi of Pińczów from about 1615 to 1635 and, later, rabbi of Prezmysl to Sheindel Margolioth , the daughter of Harav Moshe Mordechai Halevi Margaliyos and grandaughter of HaRav Shmuel Margolioth of Posen .

  • University of Louisville

    The University of Louisville (UofL) is a public university in Louisville, Kentucky, a member of the Kentucky state university system. When founded in 1798, it was the first city-owned public university in the United States and one of the first universities chartered west of the Allegheny Mountains. The university is mandated by the Kentucky General Assembly to be a "Preeminent Metropolitan Re...

  • San Diego State University

    San Diego State University (SDSU, State) is a public research university in San Diego, and is the largest and oldest higher education institution in San Diego County. Founded in 1897 as San Diego Normal School, it is the third-oldest university in the 23-member California State University (CSU). SDSU has a student body of more than 35,000 and an alumni base of more than 280,000. The Carnegi...

  • Washington Senators (1961–1971) (MLB)

    The franchise was established in 1961 as the Washington Senators, an expansion team awarded to Washington, D.C., after the city's first American League ballclub, the original Washington Senators, moved to Minnesota and became the Twins. After the 1971 season, the new Senators moved to Arlington, Texas, and debuted as the Rangers the following spring. Texas Rangers (1972 - present)

  • Washington Nationals/Senators (1901–1960) (AL and MLB)

    The team was founded in Washington, D.C. in 1901 as one of the eight original teams of the American League, named the Washington Senators or Washington Nationals. Although the Washington team endured long bouts of mediocrity (immortalized in the 1955 Broadway musical Damn Yankees), they had a period of prolonged success in the 1920s and 1930s, led by Baseball Hall of Fame members Bucky Harris, ...

  • Claimed As An Illegitimate Child of Henry VIII

    Henry VIII of England had one acknowledged bastard and several suspected bastards by his mistresses. Acknowledged Children The Geni profile for this son is linked to Henry VIII. His mother is linked as a mistress. Henry Fitzroy, Duke of Richmond and Somerset (15 June 1519 – 23 July 1536), son of Henry VIII's mistress Bessie Blount. Acknowledged by Henry VIII, who created him duke of R...

  • Jewish Families from Říčany (Ritschan), Czech Republic

    This project seeks to collect all of the Jewish families from the town of Říčany (Ritschan) , Bohemia, Czech Republic.

  • College of Charleston

    The College of Charleston (informally known as CofC or The College) is a public, sea-grant and space-grant university located in historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina, United States. The college was founded in 1770 and chartered in 1785, making it the oldest college or university in South Carolina, the 13th oldest institution of higher learning[2] in the United States and the oldest mu...

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

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

  • British Army - The Royal Tank Regiment

    The Royal Tank Regiment British Army Including Armoured Car Section

  • Eesti Vabadusristi kavalerid

    Vabadusrist (algne ametlik nimetus Vabaduse Rist; lühend VR) on Eesti Vabariigi autasu, mis asutati Ajutise Valitsuse otsusega Eesti Vabariigi väljakuulutamise aastapäeval 24. veebruaril 1919 iseseisvuse ja vabaduse võitluse teenuste autasuks. Vabadusristil on kolm liiki: sõjateenete eest (I liik) isikliku vapruse eest (II liik) tsiviilteenete eest (III liik). Iga liik jaguneb omakorda kolmeks ...

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

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

  • The Real Housewives

    The Real Housewives The Real Housewives is an American media franchise consisting of several reality television series broadcast on Bravo; they document the lives of several affluent housewives residing in varying regions throughout the United States and internationally. The first version The Real Housewives of Orange County premiered in 2006; its success resulted in spin-off series located i...

  • Pepperdine University

    Pepperdine University is an American private, not-for-profit, coeducational research university affiliated with the Churches of Christ. The university's 830-acre (340 ha) campus overlooking the Pacific Ocean in unincorporated Los Angeles County, California, United States, near Malibu is the location for Seaver College, the School of Law, the Graduate School of Education and Psychology, the Gr...

  • Embetsmenn i Helgeland etter eneveldet 1660

    Listene er ikke fullstendige. Derfor har dette prosjektet som formål å kartlegge og sette opp en fullstendig liste over embetsmenn i Helgeland etter eneveldet 1660. Flott hvis flere kan bidra til dette. SORENSKRIVERE Sorenskriveren er leder av en tingrett. Tidligere ble tittelen brukt om embetsdommeren i landdistrikter (sorenskriverier). Sorenskriverinstitusjonen ble opprettet ved Kongebrev...

  • Jägala concentration camp

    Jägala concentration camp was a labour camp of the Estonian Security Police and SD during the German occupation of Estonia during World War II. The camp was established in August 1942 on a former artillery range of the Estonian Army near the village of Jägala, Estonia. It existed from August 1942 to August 1943. Aleksander Laak, an Estonian was appointed by SS-Sturmbannführer Ain-Ervin Mere of ...

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  • Dalhousie University

    Dalhousie University (commonly known as Dal) is a public research university in Nova Scotia, Canada, with three campuses in Halifax, and a fourth in Bible Hill. Dalhousie offers more than 4,000 courses and 180 degree programs in twelve undergraduate, graduate, and professional faculties. The university is a member of the U15, a group of research-intensive universities in Canada.Dalhousie was es...

  • Elsas/Elsass/Elszasz/Elsasz Families

    This project is a gathering place for all the families ELSAS with all its various spellings ELSAS - ELSASS - ELSZASZ - ELSASZ - ELSSASS - so that we can collaborate and potentially find their connections Known ELSAS locations Hungary - Budapest Australia - Sydney France - Paris

  • Purdue University

    University=Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana, is the flagship university of the six-campus Purdue University system. Purdue was founded on May 6, 1869, as a land-grant university when the Indiana General Assembly, taking advantage of the Morrill Act, accepted a donation of land and money from Lafayette businessman John Purdue to establish a college of science, technology, an...

  • CWGC: Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France

    The village of Grevillers was occupied by Commonwealth troops on 14 March 1917 and in April and May, the 3rd, 29th and 3rd Australian Casualty Clearing Stations were posted nearby. They began the cemetery and continued to use it until March 1918, when Grevillers was lost to the German during their great advance. On the following 24 August, the New Zealand Division recaptured Grevillers and in S...

  • American Revolution: Siege of Philadelphia (1776)

    Wikipedia: By the 1740s, Philadelphia ranked as the richest British port in the New World. By 1771, Philadelphia ranked as the largest British port and dockyard in North America. Locals then rose in protest against British economic policies and imports. In response to complaints by the Secretary of State for the Colonies, Philadelphia Governor John Penn asked General Thomas Gage to send som...

  • Weavers

    Please add Geni profiles with the occupation of "weaver" to this project. Weaving is a method of fabric production in which two distinct sets of yarns or threads are interlaced at right angles to form a fabric or cloth. The other methods are knitting, lace making, felting, and braiding or plaiting. The longitudinal threads are called the warp and the lateral threads are the weft or filling....

  • Family Hamel

    searching about the Family Hamel

  • Lost and found in Australia

    Lost and found in Australia This project is designed to re-unite families to lost individuals on the tree. How many of us had that "Uncle" or "Best Mate of Dads" that did not seem to have any family? How many times in your research do you find someone, who, is a mystery, you want to add him to the tree, but, have no idea where he/she belongs. This is a way to honour that person, and, a plac...

  • Cornish settlement in New South Wales

    Cornish settlement in New South Wales Cornish people first arrived in Australia with Captain Cook, most notably Zachary Hickes, and there were some Cornish convicts on the First Fleet, James Ruse, Mary Bryant, along with several of the early governors. South Australia, with its emphasis on being free of convicts and religious discrimination, was championed by many Cornish religious dissenting...

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