Gramps is a Free Software Project for Genealogy, offering a professional cross-platform genealogy program, and a wiki open to all.
It is a community project, created, developed and governed by genealogists. You can install third party plugins to give Gramps extra functions such as filters, reports, tools and many others. When you gather your data you can create, edit and store your family tree.
Also, you can write notes and create events for each person that is in your family. Some examples of events would be birth, marriage, children, divorce, death etc. When you are done inputting all your information it is possible to create data and graph reports in many different formats.
Gramps has a good Wiki page where you can learn how to use the program and gives you information on how to find the best sources for your genealogy research project.
Downloads are available here: https://gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Download A portable version is available here: http://portableapps.com/apps/education/gramps_portable
The WikiTree community is growing a free worldwide family tree. The site is 100% free. There are no premium memberships. All content is contributed by the users and you can keep copyrights. You can also keep modern profiles private or even hidden altogether.
As you go back in time the profiles become more collaborative. Merges are done individually and profile managers on both sides have to agree to them, but you are supposed to merge duplicates. The community uses an Honor Code to keep things in order.
WikiTree started in 2008 and has been growing slowly and steadily. It's now widely respected in genealogy circles and has thousands of active contributors.
Webtrees is a free, open source, website based, collaborative genealogy application. It works with standard GEDCOM files and is installed on a web server using PHP and MySQL (or Postgres, SQL Server, or SQLite).
History: Webtrees is a fork of PhpGedView, it was created in early 2010, when a majority of active PhpGedView developers stopped using SourceForge. Webtrees is the second fork of PhpGedView. In late 2005 the first one, called Genmod, was created.On 26 July 2010, a month before version 1.0.0 of webtrees was released, Dick Eastman, who publishes Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter, introduced webtrees as "the wave of the future."
Releases: The day version 1.0.0 of webtrees was released, Tamura Jones reviewed and compared the differences of it to PhpGedView.External links Community Wiki webtrees project page on Launchpad.net
Webtrees version 2.0.0 was released December 7th 2019. It runs on PHP 7.1 - 7.4.
Ancestris is a free software suitable for all genealogists. It is available on all operating systems. It strictly respects the GedCom 5.5 and accepts 5.5.1 standard as it directly writes all information into the Gedcom file. Possibility to work on several Gedcom files at the same time. Numerous views and tools are available : geographic view, chronological view, etc. Customizable multi-window environment. Ancestris is compatible with Java 11.
Ahnenblatt is genealogy software for Windows. (Use Portable Version for Linux with Wine)
Designed to manage your genealogy data and to generate reports and graphical trees.
Many import and export features make it easy to share data with others (GEDCOM, HTML, and more).
Ahnenblatt is available in several languages (English, German, French, Spanish and more).
Bringing together billions of historical records, millions of family trees, and millions of enthusiastic family researchers, Ancestry is the world’s largest online family history resource and the best place to build a family tree, find new ancestors, and share discoveries with family.
GenealogyJ is a genealogy program, suitable for hobbyist, family historian and genealogy researcher.
GenealogyJ supports the GEDCOM standard, and offers many views like family tree, table, timeline, geography and more.
RootsMagic Family Tree Software - Smart Computing Magazine calls RootsMagic 'the best genealogy program we've seen'. Free trial version.
Explore your personal family history and discover your origins, your ancestors and how your family has evolved over the course of time. MacFamilyTree offers numerous options for you to capture and visualize your family history. No matter how you want to illustrate your family relationships – MacFamilyTree is the right genealogy application for you, offering different types of reports, charts or the innovative Virtual Tree 3D view. Optionally synchronize your data via iCloud, conduct your research with the help of a free online genealogy archive with billions of records, create websites or do your research on the go with MobileFamilyTree for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. MacFamilyTree also lets you create family books in a flash - share them as a PDF or print them and give them away as presents.
MobileFamilyTree for iOS is based on the same architecture as MacFamilyTree and offers all charts and diagrams and reports available in MacFamilyTree. Use all the features of a modern desktop-based genealogy software on your mobile device - you can also enter and edit persons, and conduct your research via FamilySearch.
The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding (TNG) is a powerful way to manage and display your genealogy data on your own web site, all without generating a single page of static HTML. Instead, your information is stored in MySQL database tables and dynamically displayed in attractive fashion with PHP (a scripting language). The Next Generation allows you to put your genealogy on the Internet quickly and easily in dynamic fashion. Built with PHP and MySQL, it can run standalone or as a Wordpress. It includes simple & advanced searching, pedigree charts, descendancy charts, a report generator, GEDCOM import/export utilities, admin interface & more. Protect private data with user rights. Link or import photos & documents. What's New shows recent changes. Supports multiple languages, multiple family trees. Backup/Restore. Many customization options. Detailed install instructions, plus fast, free & friendly support. Free updates.
You are made of cells. And the cells in your body have 23 pairs of chromosomes. Your chromosomes are made of DNA, which can tell you a lot about you.
23andMe offers two Personal Genetic Services: Health + Ancestry and Ancestry. Both services require submitting a saliva sample using our saliva collection kit that you send to the lab for analysis.
Our Health + Ancestry Service provides insights on your genetic health risks*, carrier status*, traits, wellness and ancestry. We analyze, compile and distill the information extracted from your DNA into 75+ reports you can access online and share with family and friends. See full list of reports offered.
Our Ancestry Service helps you understand who you are, where your DNA comes from and your family story. We analyze, compile and distill your DNA information into reports on your Ancestry Composition, Maternal & Paternal Haplogroups, Neanderthal Ancestry, Your DNA Family and provide a DNA Relatives tool to enable you to connect with relatives who share similar DNA.
Our lab. CLIA-certified.
Your DNA analysis is performed in US laboratories that are certified to meet CLIA standards—the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988.
A CLIA-certified lab must meet certain quality standards, including qualifications for individuals who perform the test and other standards that ensure the accuracy and reliability of results.
We use leading technology to genotype your DNA—a custom Illumina HumanOmniExpress-24 format chip.
Geni.com is a genealogy-related social networking website. Create your family tree and invite relatives to share. Search 70 million profiles. Discover your ancestors. Share photos, videos and more at Geni.com.
Geni is solving the problem of genealogy by inviting the world to build the definitive online family tree.Using the basic free service at Geni.com, users add and invite their close relatives to join their family tree. All Geni users can share an unlimited number of photos, videos, and documents with their families. Geni’s Pro subscription service allows users to find matching trees and merge those into the single world family tree, which currently contains over 60 million living users and their ancestors. Additional pay services include enhanced research tools and premium support. Geni welcomes casual genealogists and experts who wish to discover new relatives and stay in touch with family.
FamilySearch is a genealogy organization operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. FamilySearch maintains a collection of records, resources, and services designed to help people learn more about their family history. FamilySearch gathers, preserves, and shares genealogical records worldwide. It offers free access to its resources and service online at FamilySearch.org, one of the most heavily used genealogy sites on the Internet. In addition, FamilySearch offers personal assistance at more than 5,100 family history centers in 140 countries.
Use of the historical record search and contributing to the Family Tree require a free registered account. The Family Tree section allows users to collaborate on a single, shared, worldwide family tree. It contains over a billion names.
The FamilySearch.org website offers access to digital images of genealogical records. These images can be searched along with a number of databases. It also contains the catalog of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah. The library holds genealogical records for over 110 countries, territories, and possessions, including over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed genealogical records; 742,000 microfiche; 310,000 books, serials, and other formats; and 4,500 periodicals. FamilySearch also offers research help through the Family History Research Wiki, Forums, digitized books, and online free family history courses through the Learning Centre.
FamilySearch.org has two apps the FamilySearch Family Tree app and the FamilySearch Memories app. Currently both of these apps provide support for iOS and Android and are available in 10 different languages. Both of these apps are available to download for free. These allow the user to look up their own family history and archive stories and photos onto their servers.
OneFam will develop our user experience which will enable users to relive their family history moment by moment through a variety of experience lead options in an organized and structured. Once a family tree is created, users simply invite other family members to join in via email, SMS, WhatsApp, Viber, WeChat and more. Families together can quickly and easily build a media rich family history from their mobile or personal computer adding biographical information, images, videos, audio, stories, and events. Wouldn’t it be nice to see exactly how your great grandfather lived, review his family stories or see media from the family events he attended or an interview about his life? Imagine you’ve just arrived at a family wedding, you add the family event to OneFam using your mobile device. Your family members receive a notification on their mobile device prompting them to add the best pictures, best videos, audios and stories to capture the event. Even use your mobile to add a voice message to the wish the bride and groom well on their future journey. Through collaboration, a rich and colorful event is created which family members can relive for generations to come. Our environment is structured, so no searching through hundreds of photos in online storage to find that special on. For those wishing to discover the more in-depth information regarding their past history, we offer a professional research service and DNA testing to provide a fascinating journey into their family history.
Family tree explorer with support for GEDCOM files, privacy settings, and more
MyHeritage is a family-oriented social network service and genealogy website. It allows members to create their own family websites, share pictures and videos, organize family events,create family trees, and search for ancestors. With 75 million registered users, 27 million family trees, 1.5 billion profiles and 5.2 billion historical records, MyHeritage is one of the largest sites in the social networking and genealogy field.For Windows is available Family Tree Builder (FTB), a Genealogy software to create family trees. The free download version is distributed as freeware, with no restrictions, no registration is required to download the software. Users may pay a fee to "unlock" the additional features in the Premium version. Users may add birth, death, and marriage dates; notes about where their ancestors lived, their profession, hobbies and interests; and picture of ancestors. The program can also create charts that show how two people are related. Users can build their family tree either offline or online, and offline trees can be published to the family site.FTB has a Smart Matching feature, which searches the MyHeritage database looking for family tree profiles that match. The program checks the name, birth date, and parents of the entries in the database, and when it finds similar tree profiles, tells the user who created each tree, who may then confirm the match or not. This allows people to share their family trees and genealogy research with the entire MyHeritage community. Genealogists can find other family historians who have common ancestors, and fill in holes in their family tree that other people have completed. Other aspects of FTB include automatic face detection technology, a maps module based on integration with Google Maps, and Smart Research - a technology to research the family trees individuals in key genealogy databases.
HuMo-gen is a free, open-source and multilingual server-side program that makes it very easy to publish your genealogical data on the internet as a dynamic and searchable family tree website.
My Family Tree is a genealogy product for all keen family historians. Its modern user interface and wide range of features will help you create your family tree in no time at all. Features Interactive and customisable family tree chart viewer. Add photos, videos and attachments to each family members. Record facts and events with evidence explained citations for each person. Trace your family movements using the map viewer. View all family events in a detailed interactive timeline. Analyse family statistics on births, deaths, marriages and more. Print and share your family tree. Create web reports to put on your website. Relationship, phonetics and date calculators. Get hands on with full support for touch screen devices. Protect your data with a password and privacy controls. Backup your family history data to USB or portable hard drive. Support for the GEDCOM 5.5 and 5.5.1 specifications.
Familiar is a cross-platform Family Tree (Genealogy) software. It has been tested on Linux and Windows. Family tree manipulation/management fully supports drag and drop. Further multiple types of views are supported. Importing and exporting to GedCom format is supported, allowing sharing data across different applications.
Features: · Fully functional drag and drop support. Multiple views let you see the data as you want to see it. · Custom events enhance the way you want to store/see data. There is no limitation on what and how many events you can have. · Built in rich text support for giving rich description to your events and/or to give notes on individuals. There is rich text editor which lets you edit rich text directly.
GenoPro is easy to use genealogy software to create family trees and genograms.
Legacy is a full-featured genealogy program that assists family historians in tracking, organizing, printing, and sharing family history. The standard edition is distributed as freeware, with no restrictions, only requiring registration on the companys web site to download the software. Users may pay a fee to "unlock" the additional features in the deluxe edition. The standard edition may thus be considered a kind of registerware and crippleware.
Pedigreeable enables anyone to create beautiful family tree art -- show the generations of your family in fun and modern ways. These printable family trees make ideal gifts for births, weddings, Father's Day, Mother's Day, and many more special occasions.
At Pedigreeable, simply pick a template and color scheme, and personalize it with your family information (or use the import from the popular FamilySearch database)! In just a few minutes, you have a timeless piece of art for your family.
Reunion is a genealogy software program for the Macintosh
Reunion allows you to document, store, and display information about your family — your ancestors, descendants, cousins, etc. It records names, dates, places, facts, plenty of notes, sources of information, pictures, sounds, and videos. It shows family relationships in an elegant, graphic form — people and families are linked in an easy-to-understand fashion.
Reunion makes it easy to publish your family tree information — even if you want to share it on the Web or carry it on your iPhone or iPod Touch. You can automatically create common genealogy reports, charts, and forms, as well as birthday calendars, mailing lists, questionnaires, indexes, and other lists. Reunion even creates slideshows, calculates relationships, ages, life expectancies, and statistics.
Reunion also creates large, graphic tree charts allowing complete on-screen editing of boxes, lines, fonts, and colors. Wall charts for family reunions are one of its specialties.