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    Family Gem Alternatives

    Family Gem is described as 'Create your own family tree' and is an app in the Home & Family category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Family Gem for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Mac, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Gramps, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Family Gem are WikiTree.com (Free), MyHeritage (Freemium), webtrees (Free, Open Source) and FamilySearch.org (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Nov 21, 2021

    1. Gramps is a Free Software Project for Genealogy, offering a professional cross-platform genealogy program, and a wiki open to all.
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    2. 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.


      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      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.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • MySQL Community Edition
      • Self-Hosted
      • Microsoft SQL Server
      • PHP
      • SQLite
      • PostgreSQL
      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).
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Kindle Fire
      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.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Discover your family history and start your family tree. Try free and access over 7 billion genealogy records including Census, SSDI & Military records.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      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.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      Heredis is a full-featured genealogy software.
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    3. 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.
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    4. RootsMagic Family Tree Software - Smart Computing Magazine calls RootsMagic 'the best genealogy program we've seen'. Free trial version.
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