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Free MyHeritage Alternatives

The best free alternative to MyHeritage is Gramps, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to MyHeritage and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to MyHeritage are WikiTree.com, FamilySearch.org, webtrees and Ancestry.

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  • Windows
  • Online
  • Android
  • iPhone
  • Android Tablet
  • iPad

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  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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    Most users think Gramps is a great alternative to MyHeritage.
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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.

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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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    webtrees

    • 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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    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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    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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    Ancestris

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • Haiku

    Ancestris is a free software suitable for all genealogists. It is available on all operating systems.

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    GeneWeb

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    GeneWeb is a genealogy software program with a Web interface. It can be used off-line or in a Web environment. It uses very efficient techniques of relationship and consanguinity computing, developed in collaboration with Didier Rémy, research Director at INRIA.

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    Legacy Family Tree

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Legacy is a full-featured genealogy program that assists family historians in tracking, organizing, printing, and sharing family history.

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  10. Family Echo

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Draw your printable family tree online. Free and easy to use, no login required. Add photos and share with your family. Import/export GEDCOM files.

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