Project: Gangsters

Categories: Gangsters | Gangsters Project

Welcome to the Gangsters Project!
A sub-project of the Black Sheep Project

A gang is an organized group of criminals. A gangster is a criminal who is a member of a gang. Our Mission is to highlight the profiles of those people who became gangsters.


How to Join

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This project needs a Project Coordinator. Please contact a project leader if you are interested

Additionally ...

  • You don't have to be related to a Gangster to join. Anyone with an interest is welcome!
  • Edit our Black Sheep Project Member page by adding your name under the Gangster header.


  1. Add profiles for the sub-project you are helping, checking for existing profiles to avoid duplication. If any duplicate profiles exist, request merges, starting with the oldest generation.
  2. Use WikiTree Styles and Standards to cleanup kludge and remove broken links from GEDCOM generated profiles.
  3. Seek original rather than derivative documentation and add as sources.
  4. Write comprehensive, well-sourced biographies.
  5. Add the specific sub-project template to the profiles along with any relevant categories.
  6. Contact a project leader to request PPP status for those profiles that meet the criteria for project protection.
  7. Check family connections and add sources to those profiles as needed.
  8. Connect profiles to the Global Family Tree.

Project Template

... ... ... was a black sheep, a gangster.
Join: Gangsters Project
Discuss: gangsters

Example: {{Gangsters}}

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