Genealogy

  • Jewish Genealogy

    Oct 19

    When an ethnic group are unified by a common religious bond, they also share a history, traditions, language and customs. This is the main characteristic of the Jewish people when looking at Jewish genealogy. The religion of Judaism is the adhere to this ethnic community. The numerous traits and customs have made the Jewish culture a way of li...

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  • Israel Genealogy

    Oct 19

    A fairly new nation in an ancient land is Israel. The modern nation has two distinct nationalities, the Palestinians and the Jewish population. In reviewing Israel genealogy, it is seen each nationality is inextricable from its religious identity. For the Palestinians, being Arabs, their traditions are founded in the Islamic-Muslim culture. For th...

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  • Irish Genealogy

    Oct 19

    An island nation, Ireland, is just west of Great Britain. The land was originally occupied by the Celtic people, known as the Gaels, who came from the north central region of Europe about 500 B. C. Even with the Roman Empire controlling the lands to the east, the Romans did not invade Ireland. Christianity came to the island in the 5th century....

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  • Indian (India) Genealogy

    Oct 19

    An ancient and diverse Indian culture is located in South Asia on the Indian sub-continent. Its people and civilizations date back thousands of years. The family is the center of Indian traditions. Covering generations, India has the tradition of the joint family system. It is a system under which extended members of a family – parents, ch...

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  • Hawaiian Genealogy

    Oct 19

    Hawaiian in the modern sense is a mixture of the different cultures and ethnic groups that make up its unique population. Located in the Pacific Ocean, their distinctive original Hawaiian style has developed due to being isolated for many years. The roots of the Hawaiian religion and culture come from the southern Polynesian Islands. The first ...

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  • German Genealogy

    Oct 19

    The northern central country of Germany is home to the ancient Germanic people. In today’s population of about 82 million, approximately 91.5 percent are ethnic Germans. The Germanic tribes spread 2,000 years ago into the north European area. They came in contact with the Celtic tribes. While the Roman Empire was at the height of their p...

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  • French Genealogy

    Oct 19

    The people of the nation of France have been a mixture of numerous diverse cultures over the centuries. When France held colonies in other parts of the world, their native cultural traits were also influenced. France is in the western portion of the European continent and for many years did have a unique cultural identity. The modern-day Frenc...

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  • Finland Genealogy

    Oct 19

    Part of the Nordic group of northern Europe, Finland, has a cold climate that is made moderate by the surrounding waters of the Baltic Sea and North Atlantic. Most of the population are Finns, about 93 percent of the population. People originally from Sweden make up 6 percent of the population. There are then two official languages, Finnish and ...

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  • European Genealogy

    Oct 19

    The continent of Europe is a multitude of very assorted cultures, people, languages, regions, histories and customs. Because of such diverse when looking at European genealogy, it is difficult to identify one or two common cultural themes or values as purely European. The history of Europe, from the north to the east to the southern end has been...

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  • Arab Genealogy

    Oct 19

    Most people relate Arab with the Islamic religion and southwest Asian culture. However, there are and in the past have been numerous people that were Arab Christians and Arab Jews. The Arab people began in the Arabian peninsula and the Syrian Desert before the birth of the Islamic religion. Over the centuries with the spread of the Islamic ...

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