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Family Historian Alternatives

Family Historian is described as *'family tree program offering great diagram facilities.

It was praised in particular for its ability to enter data directly from diagrams and for its multi-media capabilities'* and is a Genealogy tool in the home & family category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Family Historian for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Mac, iPad and Android. The best alternative is Gramps, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Family Historian are WikiTree.com, FamilySearch.org, MyHeritage and Ancestry.

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Family Historian is a family tree program offering great diagram facilities.

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    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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    WikiTree.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    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.

    Wikid Shareable Family Tree, one of the family tree views.
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    Free for all relatives and fellow researchers to easily access online.

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    It is completely free, always (all features) and being web based, is perfect for sharing and collaborating with family (near and far) and other researchers.

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    FamilySearch.org

    • 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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    MyHeritage

    • 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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    Ancestry

    • 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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    MacFamilyTree

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    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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    My Family Tree

    • 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.

    Visualise your tree
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    Heredis

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android

    Heredis is a full-featured genealogy software.

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    Ahnenblatt

    • Windows
    • Wine

    Ahnenblatt is genealogy software for Windows. (Use Portable Version for Linux with Wine)

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    Geni

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    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.

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