Project: India

Categories: India Project | India (en) | Asian Projects

Welcome to the India Project - covering all of the Indian Sub Continent



This project is the effort of a group of WikiTree users interested in profiles related to the Indian Sub Continent.

Project members can take primary responsibility for relevant profiles or family groups and work on merging duplicates, cleaning up profiles, adding sources, and removing incorrect information.

Project being extended to include all of Indian Sub Continent. Please excuse - "work in progress"

How to Join

Are you interested in the India Project?india.gif

Member Interests Page


  • For each person:
  1. All duplicates merged into lowest number
  2. pertaining categories added
  3. stickers added
  4. biography cleaned up and written, using the WikiTree Style Guide (can work with Profile Improvement Project for help)
  5. Attached family meets these goals, too
  6. Attached to the main WikiTree family tree (ask the GFR for help)


Very keen to develop Gotra Team. If you would like to assist with this please add details below

Wikipedia Gotra

Mujaddidi Family

Telugu Brahmins Gotras

Families and Name Studies

External Indian Naming Convention Resources

India Sub Projects

Indian Projects

Asti Visarjan and associated Hindu Genealogy Records

British Honourable East India Company

Potential India Sub Projects

Associated Projects

The Ireland Project Diaspora team has a sub-team Ireland_Diaspora_Team

?? Part of the Ireland Project

The term Irish_Diaspora refers to groups of Irish no longer living in Ireland or not born in Ireland - i.e., India for this sub-team.

  • Goal: To have all profiles with Irish ancestry sourced back to Ireland.
  • Responsibilities: Insure all profiles are well sourced and well written.
  • What we do: Help people who want to "make the leap" in their trees back to Ireland and become familiar with Irish Records.
  • How to join: Send your request to Rich Devlin if you have the Ireland Badge.

India Project Box

This project box is to be used in conjunction with the project account for Profiles that are under direct management by the project. For others please use the relevant "Stickers".

Important: The template will categorise the individual into the Category: location of the place you use in the "location" field. Use either "State xxxx" if known or India if not.

Sample usage (using India):



India (en) graphic.
... ... ... came from India (en).
Join: India Project
Discuss: india

Sample usage (using Goa):

| location = Goa, India


Goa, India graphic.
... ... ... came from Goa, India.
Join: India Project
Discuss: india

Project Stickers

There are three Stickers in use by the project;

One for use by those born in India please use
{{India Sticker}}


India Sticker Native
... ... ... was born in India

For those with ancestors from India please use
{{India Roots}}


India Roots
... ... ... has ancestors from India

British Honourable East India Company

This sticker is for use on all profiles connected with the British Honourable East India Company

To put this sticker on a profile, copy and paste the following below the heading - Biography:

{{British Honourable East India Company}}


... ... ... was part of the history of the British Honourable East India Company

WikiTree India Resources

Regions of India

States and Union Territories of India

1 Andhra Pradesh

2 Arunachal Pradesh

3 Assam

4 Bihar

5 Chhattisgarh

6 Goa

7 Gujarat ગુજરાત

8 Haryana

9 Himachal Pradesh

10 Jammu and Kashmir

11 Jharkhand झारखंड

12Karnataka ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ

13 Kerala

14 Madhya Pradesh

15 Maharashtra महाराष्ट्र

16 Manipur

17 Meghalaya

18 Mizoram

19 Nagaland

20 Odisha

21 Punjab

22 Rajasthan

23 Sikkim

24 Tamil Nadu

25 Telangana

26 Tripura

27 Uttar Pradesh

28 Uttarakhand

29 West Bengal

A Andaman and Nicobar Islands

B Chandigarh

C Dadra and Nagar Haveli

D Daman and Diu

E Lakshadweep

F Delhi ( The National Capital Territory of Delhi)

G Puducherry

Districts of India

External India Resource

External India Genealogy Resource

  • Genealogy Links various including birth records and immigrants from Scotland 1800's

WikiTree Resources

Remember a lot of questions can be answered by referring to the help pages link at the top right of pages.

WikiTree Suggestions - Project State

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