Family History Partner Products

Partner products and services that help with family history

Products and services that help with family history

Step 1: Click on the system type of interest (Web, Windows, Mac, Mobile) listed on the top left of this page. Each system type will display products compatible with and/or certified by FamilySearch Family Tree.

Step 2: Click on the product name to open details about the product. Icons underneath the product name indicate how each specific product is certified by FamilySearch. Icon descriptions are below.

Tree ShareTree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Tree AccessTree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

SourcesSources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

DiscussionsDiscussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change HistoryChange History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

Tree ShareLDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information,  Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

FamilySearch.org is a non-profit organization. We provide genealogical resources and historical records free to the public. FamilySearch.org also opens our tools to software developers. We love to see the creative and helpful products they build. We want you to discover much more about your family history, so we’ve listed tools and services here that we think can bring you closer to your ancestors than ever before.

New Products

Some of our newest products are shown below. They are listed by system, product name, and the date the product will be available. Details about these products can be found by navigating to the appropriate system on the left.

  • Android - Are We Related?, January 2014
  • Web - Family Photoloom, January 2014
  • Windows - Legacy Family Tree, January 2014
  • Windows - MagiCensus, January 2014
  • Windows - MagiTree, January 2014
  • Macintosh - Mac Family Tree, February 2014
  • Macintosh - Mobile Family Tree iOS, March 2014

Advanced Tree Inspector

usfamilytree.com

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Would you like to see your FamilySearch pedigree all-at-once? Do you know if you are really mostly Italian, German, English, or Dutch like you always thought? Would you like to know who all your brave immigrant ancestors are? Do you have a loops in your New FamilySearch pedigree that are preventing you from seeing further back on those lines? Would you like to know the best U.S. descendant surname groups to research? You can answer these questions and lots more, with our awesome Advanced Tree Inspector tools, at USFamilyTree.com!

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AGES-Online

ages-online.com

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

AGES-online is the premier internet family tree builder. It doesn't matter if you're a beginner or a professional, we can help you. Everything you upload or enter onto AGES-online is password protected and backed up on a nightly basis. Collaboration with family has never been easier with our unique Share with Friends and Family.

You can set up an unlimited number of additional usernames for your family members or friends. You define what kind of access they have, whether it’s read only for the novice family member or full edit capabilities for your seasoned researcher. In addition to our collaboration features, you can also create your own Personalized Genealogy Website where you can show off your handy work to the world.

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All My Cousins

allmycousins.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Status
Reads and displays ordinance status information.

Use AllMyCousins.com to quickly view your relatives from New FamilySearch. See a summary of which relatives need ordinance work and jump to New FamilySearch to combine duplicates or reserve temple work.

In just a few minutes you can submit and reserve temple work for one of your relatives.

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Are We Related?

DiamondEdge

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Find out if you are related to another person using FamilySearch. Each person will log into FamilySearch and the app will calculate whether the two people are related.

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AncestorsWaiting

ancestorswaiting.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Reservation
Identifies persons needing ordinances, prepares for ordinance request, and checks for duplicate ordinances.
Request
Requests ordinances for printing cards.

AncestorsWaiting is the easiest way for a new.FamilySearch.org patron to perform temple ordinances for his or her own ancestors. The website combs the user’s family tree in new.FamilySearch.org to identify ancestors requiring the temple ordinances the user wishes to perform. AncestorsWaiting then takes the user through the process of checking for duplicates, automatically reserves the ancestors, creates the temple trip and prints the official Family Ordinance Request (FOR) form on the user’s printer.

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Ancestral Quest

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share   Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

Ancestral Quest is the easy-to-use, full-featured family tree program which received the “Most Comprehensive Syncing” award from FamilySearch. The Windows versions of PAF were created from an earlier version of AQ, so PAF users will feel right at home using the screens, reports, and other functions.

AQ includes scores of new features not found in PAF, including its Ordinance Reservation and Tracking System, which helps users keep their personal data in sync with temple records. Whether you are a PAF user looking for an upgrade, or a new user getting started, Ancestral Quest is the ideal program to help you organize your family tree.

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Ancestral Quest Basics

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share  Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

Ancestral Quest Basics is the FREE family tree software which allows users to sync with New FamilySearch, yet looks and feels like an upgrade to PAF 5. AQ Basics provides all the essential features of Ancestral Quest, with some of the frills but none of the cost. For the genealogist on a tight budget, Ancestral Quest Basics is the perfect program with which to get started, or with which to replace PAF.

AQ Basics is PAF Add-in certified, which means you can directly work with your PAF data. It includes everything you need to sync your data with and import family lines from New FamilySearch and reserve and track LDS temple ordinances. Download AQ Basics for FREE today.

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AppleTree

appletree.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Noteworthy Features

Media
Saves photos, images, documents, slides, audio and video and associates them with information in FamilySearch.org.

AppleTree is the big family tree we all belong to. Smoothly zoom and view the global visualization of the entire tree all at once on your browser. This is a Wikipedia-like approach to solving the master genealogical puzzle. The service is free and users are highly encouraged to upload all high-resolution photos, videos, audio and documents associated with people, events and places in order to preserve our history and memories.

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Arcalife

arcalife.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Sync
Syncs to and from FamilySearch.org and matches, combines, and updates persons.
Update
Publishes/combines data into new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Noteworthy Features

Media
Saves photos, images, documents, slides, audio and video and associates them with information in FamilySearch.org.

Arcalife is one place where you can do more with your Family history research. It’s fully integrated with FamilySearch, you can instantly synchronize your tree and events. Do further research, build, preserve and share your Family History. Make unique family history books or albums, biographies, family tree wall charts and multimedia timelines, all securely online.

There isn’t a better place for doing both your research and fleshing out your ancestors histories. Each family member has a life archive where you can capture written, scanned, photo, video or audio materials and there are even guides for leaving your own rich legacy of memories for future generations. Start for free and try out our award winning site.

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Archives

archives.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Noteworthy Features

Records
Many searchable records are available to find historical information about deceased persons.

Archives.com is a leading family history Web site that makes discovering family history simple and affordable. Archives also partners with other leading family history websites to provide integrated record collections, discounted memberships, official certificates and other special promotions – providing a comprehensive resource for researching your family history.

Archives.com is free to try for seven days, allowing anyone to explore the benefits of membership without risk or obligation.

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BillionGraves

iPhone, Android

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Collect photos of the headstones in your local cemetery with our iPhone or Android camera applications. Then upload the mapped-out photos here. Transcribe information from uploaded headstone photos - then descendants everywhere can easily search for their ancestors. Search for your ancestors' graves using our easy search. You can access their headstone records, photos of headstones, and accurate locations of all the graves.

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BillionGraves

Website

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Sources  Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online 'sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Help Make Family History Available to Everyone!

At BillionGraves we are working to provide an expansive family history database for records and images from the world’s cemeteries—but it’s not something we can do alone. We need you to help us by collecting images from your local cemeteries and transcribing the information from those headstone images.

Help us make family history research more accessible to everyone. Take the BillionGraves.com iPhone/Android app with you when you go to the cemetery and contribute to the grave image database. Even if you don’t have the gadgets required to collect images for BillionGraves, you can still help build the database by transcribing the images so anyone, anywhere, can find ancestors’ graves with just a few clicks of the mouse.

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Branches

Windows

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Sync
Syncs to and from FamilySearch.org and matches, combines, and updates persons.
Update
Publishes/combines data into new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Branches is a full featured desktop genealogy program for Windows. Just like Google Earth, It shows a global view of all the people and data in your family tree then lets you zoom down anywhere to see the details. You can never get lost or confused. You can see people, events, relationships, documents, photos, sources and any other information in your database, right down to the smallest detail. You can explore, add, edit, move, search, save views, merge, prune, graft, export, import and easily share with others. Branches makes genealogy FUN again.

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BrowseHero

www.muddyheroes.com

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

BrowseHero™ is a new utility that brings the best of the FamilySearch website and the power of your desktop together. BrowseHero™ works by showing the FamilySearch website inside the tool, and adding many new and exciting features to the FamilySearch interface along with our patent pending Full Family Graph. With the ability to find errors and maintain local research notes alongside your FamilySearch tree in a single tool what’s not to love about BrowseHero™.

The BrowseHero™ SeeKin™ functionality provides extensive tree analysis capabilities. Here is a short list of the features SeeKin™ offers:

  • Identify errors and give you the information needed to fix them.
  • Identify duplicate individuals and families.
  • Identify missing dates, events, and sources.
  • Find areas of your family tree that need more work.
  • View the relationship between any 2 people in your tree.
  • Make it easier to understand how to merge new and existing data into your family tree.

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Celebrating Family History

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share  Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

Looking for a new genealogy or family history software? Celebrating My Family Tree and Me is the package for you. With assistance from our Celebration Consultants you will find using this software a breeze.Celebrating My Family Tree and Me offers:

  • Elegant reports, charts, calendars, and customized printing
  • Unlimited storage of photos, sound clips, video clips, and other precious documents
  • Generation of research books, slide shows, and scrapbooks
  • Provides simple notes and source citation entry
  • Private online collaboration of group projects
  • Easy research task list management
  • Imports data from most genealogy programs and seamlessly from PAF
Celebrating My Family Tree and Me is powered by Ancestral Quest

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Charting Companion

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

View, customize, print and publish your family history. Choose from an incredible variety of formats and more than 16-million color options. Browse through generations of FamilySearch Family Tree using the onscreen tree views. You can customize your charts: choose the number of generations, the events to include, the content of your box charts, date format, photos, etc. Save charts in a range of file types for sharing and printing.

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CreateFan

TreeSeek

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

A fully automated service that creates unique high quality genealogy charts from FamilySearch data. You specify the starting person for your chart and we do the rest. No data entry, no waiting, no high prices, and no GEDCOM files.

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Family ChArtist

generationmaps.com/familychartist

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Print
Prints reports and charts using data from FamilySearch.org.

Family ChArtist is the easiest way to create custom charts of your family history. Family ChArtist is a simple-to-use website—no software to learn or buy. Create your own chart directly from New FamilySearch. You can edit incorrect information, immediately add pictures, and create countless combinations with beautiful graphics including temples, flags, nature and other artwork.

Print FREE 8.5x11" charts from your printer, or for a small fee, purchase either a poster-size archival print or high quality electronic image file. Inspire your family, honor your ancestry, and envelop your descendants in a loving heritage with the click of a button using Family ChArtist.

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FamilyHero

www.muddyheroes.com

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Have you ever wished you could see what your family tree really looks like? Using FamilyHero™ you can easily view and analyze your family tree whether you read your tree from the FamilySearch family tree or a GEDCOM file. FamilyHero™ is the only tool that provides a flat graphical view of your complete family tree that is not based on a pedigree chart. With FamilyHero™ you will see collateral lines (siblings, cousins, aunts, uncles, and great uncles, etc) at a glance without the need for cumbersome popup windows or view changes.

The FamilyHero™ SeeKin™ functionality provides extensive tree analysis capabilities. Here is a short list of the features SeeKin™ offers:

  • Identify errors and give you the information needed to fix them.
  • Identify duplicate individuals and families.
  • Identify missing dates, events, and sources.
  • Find areas of your family tree that need more work.
  • View the relationship between any 2 people in your tree.
  • Make it easier to understand how to merge new and existing data into your family tree.

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FamilyInsight

Windows

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Helper
Enters and exits Helper Mode and clearly displays helper status.
Reservation
Identifies persons needing ordinances, prepares for ordinance request, and checks for duplicate ordinances.
Request
Requests ordinances for printing cards.
Languages
Displays navigation, content, help, and messaging in languages supported by new.FamilySearch.org.
PAF Add-In
Enables PAF 5 to access, update, sync with, and print new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Public
Features, messaging, and data is appropriate for the general public.
Sync
Syncs to and from FamilySearch.org and matches, combines, and updates persons.
Update
Publishes/combines data into new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Designed originally to help synchronize PAF files with the new FamilySearch website but now also works with Family Tree Maker 2010 and 2011, Ancestral Quest 12, RootsMagic 4, and GEDCOM files and soon with the Legacy files. It ranks matches and highlights differences so you can quickly import or export data, reserve ordinances and get right back to your research in file. Also gives you the ability to merge, cleanup, and compare files with increased accuracy.

Received 2 FamilySearch Software Awards for its Place Editor and Person Separator. Includes Ordinance Tracker and an enhanced Get My Ancestors in the tools menu.

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FamilyInsight

Mac OS X

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Helper
Enters and exits Helper Mode and clearly displays helper status.
Public
Features, messaging, and data is appropriate for the general public.
Reservation
Identifies persons needing ordinances, prepares for ordinance request, and checks for duplicate ordinances.
Request
Requests ordinances for printing cards.
Languages
Displays navigation, content, help, and messaging in languages supported by new.FamilySearch.org.
Sync
Syncs to and from FamilySearch.org and matches, combines, and updates persons.
Update
Publishes/combines data into new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Designed specifically to help synchronize different file formats with the new FamilySearch website. It ranks matches and highlights differences so you can quickly import or export data, reserve ordinances and get right back to your research in file. Also gives you the ability to merge, cleanup, and compare files with increased accuracy. Received 2 FamilySearch Software Awards for its Place Editor and Person Separator.

Works with PAF 5, Family Tree Maker 2010 Mac, and GEDCOM file formats. Includes Ordinance Tracker and an enhanced Get My Ancestors in the tools menu.

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File Grove

Shutter Bug 360,LLC

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Sources  Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online 'sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Product Description (provided by partner)

File Grove was created so genealogists could easily organize and share their family history records. No more unorganized shoe boxes, you can now find all your records in a matter of seconds. Preserve all your vital records, photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, land records, military records and much more. In addition to being organized you will have the opportunity to document all the information you know about your records and use your records and a source file on any website including FamilySearch.com. Plus you maintain full control of your records. By joining the File Grove community you will be able to create friendships, share records, and send messages with other genealogist. Plus you will save money by sharing vital records. Filegrove.com is so easy to use that you will be an expert in no time, sign up for FREE today

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FamilyMap by Scoutic

iPod, iPhone, iPad

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Sources  Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online 'sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Product Description (provided by partner)

FamilyMap for iPod, iPhone and iPad allows you to view the birthplace of the people you are related to on an interactive map. The application retrieves information about your ancestors from FamilySearch.org. You must have an account with FamilySearch to use this service. FamilySearch accounts are free at FamilySearch.org. An Internet connection is also required for this application.

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Family Photoloom

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Family Photoloom is paving the way for a new generation of "image-enriched genealogy.” Purposefully designed for family historians, Family Photoloom is a free web application that makes it easy to tag and link pictures, cross-index family and extended relationships, and archive and share images with anyone you choose. There is no software to install or upgrade - Family Photoloom runs directly from your browser.

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Family Pursuit

familypursuit.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Sync
Syncs to and from FamilySearch.org and matches, combines, and updates persons.
Update
Publishes/combines data into new.FamilySearch.org family tree.


Noteworthy Features

Groups
Restricts viewing, editing, and sharing of information to specific members of a defined group.

Family Pursuit enables families to work together on their family history by providing a centralized private and secure family tree website packed with features that enable family members to maintain an up-to-date and accurate genealogy database, coordinate and document research efforts, and upload documents and photos.

Family Pursuit's intuitive drag and drop technology allows family members to easily transfer information between their family tree website and New FamilySearch. Family Pursuit's unique wiki-based approach enables family members to monitor the entire database and easily undo mistakes. An unlimited number of family members can be invited to join a family tree and each family member receives his/her own login.

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Family Seek

iPhone, iPad, Android

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Family Seek allows you to find people you are related to. We find these relationships in the new FamilySearch pedigree tree. You must have an account with new FamilySearch to use this service. An Internet connection is required for this application. Family Seek is a certified TreeSeek application.

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Family Tree Heritage

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share   Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

Family Tree Heritage makes searching for ancestors and creating your tree easy. Find records and important documents for your ancestors with one click for seamless searches from Family Tree Heritage to familysearch.org. Discover the rich and exciting tales from your history and preserve your family heritage.

Powered by Ancestral Quest, Family Tree Heritage provides several outstanding features to enhance searching and recording ancestor information. New color coding makes it easy to identify individuals and family lines. Tags allow you to identify ancestor similarities, such as country of origin and native language. The Interactive Research Timeline helps you with events and clues to uncover new information about your ancestors. Reports, Family Books, and the new Four-Color Fan Chart provide many ways to document and share your family history. Family Tree Heritage provides all the tools you need to build and organize your Family Tree.

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Gaia Family Tree

Windows

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Print
Prints reports and charts using data from FamilySearch.org.
Sync
Syncs to and from FamilySearch.org and matches, combines, and updates persons.
Update
Publishes/combines data into new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Lulu Software is unveiling a new FREE market standard; delivering a highly accessible, flexible and sleekly designed family tree software to chart your family history. Gaia Family Tree was conceived with the intention of creating innovative, easy-to-use and fun genealogy software that is accessible to consumers who are looking to build their family tree. The goal is to enrich the process of managing a family tree by offering the simplest tool to chart progress with.

Lulu Software was established to be a pioneer in offering consumer-centric software.

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Family ChartMasters

familychartmasters.com

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Family ChartMasters is a comprehensive, easy-to-use genealogy chart printing service. There's no need to find an oversized printer: just describe the chart you are looking for and it will arrive on your doorstep. Family ChartMasters offers oversized draft family reunion charts as well as inexpensive working charts to assist your research. They also print custom charts for framing which come with an online preview system giving you great personalized attention. FamilyChartMasters' designers will individually handcraft your chart from FamilySearch information and/or your personal genealogy and photo files. Quality and attention to detail are standard for each beautiful Family ChartMasters chart.

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Genetree

genetree.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Noteworthy Features

DNA
Associates DNA data with items in FamilySearch.org.
Media
Saves photos, images, documents, slides, audio and video and associates them with information in FamilySearch.org.

Build your family with us or upload a GEDCOM for free. Share photos and stories of your ancestors with you other family members. You can also hand enter DNA results from other labs to be able to search our database and find possible genetic cousins. Exciting DNA Consulting to analyze your family tree and suggest which DNA tests are the most valuable to enhance your genealogy with the results.

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Get My Ancestors

Windows

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Languages
Displays navigation, content, help, and messaging in languages supported by new.FamilySearch.org.

Sprout your family tree with this FREE downloadable program from the makers of PAF Insight and FamilyInsight. Get My Ancestors will help you download a few generations of family records from the new.FamilySearch.org website and save them as a PAF File. It is a quick and easy way to get started on the search for your ancestors.

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Get My Ancestors

Mac OS X

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Languages
Displays navigation, content, help, and messaging in languages supported by new.FamilySearch.org.

Sprout your family tree with this FREE downloadable program from the makers of PAF Insight and FamilyInsight. Get My Ancestors will help you download a few generations of family records from the new.FamilySearch.org website and save them as a PAF File. It is a quick and easy way to get started on the search for your ancestors.

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Historic Journals

Web

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

To be added soon

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iLived

Web, iOS

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

The new iLived website and mobile app records and shares all of your family news in one place. Upload memories and photos associated with persons in FamilySearch Family Tree.

Available for the iPhone and iPad on the app store. Upload photos and memories to your family tree in seconds from your mobile device. The app provides a new way to experience an enhanced family tree and timeline.

Sync photos and memories to your FamilySearch account. Designed to provide an interactive and engaging family discovery experience. Connect with your relatives and find new photos and stories.

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Leaf

Brigham Young University

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

We help you focus your genealogy by finding the leaves in your tree that need your attention. View six generations of ancestors at once, with color coding to indicate where the holes are. View the descendants of your great-grandfather in a compact chart, allowing you to easily see which ones you are missing. We'll find holes wherever they are, even among children, spouses, and distant cousins. You choose how far you want to search and what kind of holes you would like to fill. Birth and death dates? Spouse? Children? LDS Ordinances? You decide, we do the work.

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Legacy Family Tree

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share   Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

Legacy Family Tree is the FREE genealogy software to organize, research, and publish your family’s tree. Use Legacy to print maps, get research suggestions, collaborate with other family members, cite your sources, publish books and shareable CDs and much more.

Legacy makes it easy to work with FamilySearch and will measure your progress against the goals you set for temple work and more. Easily import from PAF and other programs. Get started today by downloading Legacy for free.

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Legacy Mobile

Otter Creek, Holdings

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Sources  Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online 'sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Legacy Mobile allows you to take your genealogy with you wherever you go. Create your family tree manually or get a jump start by downloading person data from new FamilySearch Family Tree. Legacy Mobile also lets you add pictures via the camera or photo gallery on your mobile device. Legacy Mobile includes patented LegacyTec which let’s you find out more about a deceased ancestor by just taking a picture of that person’s gravestone.

LegacyTec sends your GPS location and the image to BillionGraves to find a matching gravestone. When a match is found, information is sent back to your mobile device.

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Legacy Stories

LegacyStories.org

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Sources  Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online 'sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Put the leaves on your family tree by giving voice to your ancestors. LegacyStories.Org is a social network for all things heritage. The site offers a full suite of exciting features including:

  • Record oral photo narratives directly from your computer microphone
  • Multi-media story publisher
  • Social network for feedback and collaboration
  • Public archives to view and share stories
  • Five levels of privacy
  • The Legacy Shop for heritage replayed books, DVDs equipment, software, etc
  • Genealogy groups of all kinds
Give the gift of legacy! All this and much more is available FREE!.

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LiveRoots

liveroots.com

Noteworthy Features

Records
Many searchable records are available to find historical information about deceased persons.
Research Wiki
Searches and reads Research Wiki information.

A specialized search experience for genealogists.

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MacFamilyTree

Mac OS X

Certified Features

Tree Share   Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

Product Description (provided by partner)

MacFamilyTree 7 gives genealogy a facelift: It's modern, interactive, incredibly fast and easy to use. We're convinced that generations of chroniclers would have loved to trade in their genealogy tools for MacFamilyTree 7. MacFamilyTree helps you collect and record facts and data about your family history and turns them into informative reports and charts. MacFamilyTree 7 comes with countless features to record and visualize your family history - use them to create reports, charts or nifty 3D views within our Virtual Tree feature. MacFamilyTree offers the right solution for all your genealogy needs. Synchronize your data via iCloud, create webpages or back your research with the help of the gigantic genealogy database „FamilySearch“. You’re an avid genealogist, but you’re always on the go? Not a problem! Simply purchase MobileFamilyTree 7 to use on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch and your options are virtually endless.MacFamilyTree 7 is a modern genealogy application for the Mac. Easily enter and then visualize your family history by creating reports, diagrams or browsing this data in the innovative 3D view called Virtual Tree. Collect data and enter it in MacFamilyTree on your Mac or MobileFamilyTree on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. Collaborate with researchers anywhere by exchanging GEDCOM data or publish your family tree as website on Synium's free service macfamilytree.com.

MacFamilyTree has been translated into a total of 15 languages. MacFamilyTree 7 offers FamilySearch Family Tree integration, extensive export options and runs on all Macs using OS 10.7 Lion and newer. OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion is completely supported.

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MobileFamilyTree

Mobile iOS Devices

Certified Features

Tree Share   Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Genealogy on the go! MobileFamilyTree 7 is perfect for anyone wanting to get into mobile digital genealogy. MobileFamilyTree is the only full-featured mobile genealogy application and brings MacFamilyTree 7's awesome features to your iPhone or iPad. There is no need for a computer - MobileFamilyTree 7 is a comprehensive and modern genealogy app fully independent of Mac and PC. Create or edit your family tree with the help of an intuitive graphical interface or use a number of convenient charts and reports to record every little family history detail. Take photos or videos of your relatives directly from within the app. You can synchronize your tree via iCloud or exchange GEDCOM files with almost any Mac or PC based genealogy app out there.

MobileFamilyTree uses FamilySearch to collaborate with millions of other users to create a family tree together. It has been translated into a total of 16 languages and is fully TreeShare certified.

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MagiCensus Delux

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share   Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

MagiCensus is a Windows-based genealogy software that opens, reads, and saves in the GEDCOM format. The new tool Census Tracker, helps you to easily extract and view census data for an entire family across many years in countries such as the US, Canada, Ireland, Scotland, and the United Kingdom.

Use MagiCensus to easily take your existing information, or information extracted from a census and add it to FamilySearch, merge duplicate information, then reserve ordinances. MagiCensus merges GEDCOM files, standardizes place names, and helps you research by location, analyze census data, and generate HTML reports to share your research with others.

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MagiTree

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share   Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

MagiTree is a Windows-based genealogy software that opens, reads, and saves in the GEDCOM format. The new tool Census Tracker, helps you to easily extract and view census data for an entire family across many years in countries such as the US, Canada, Ireland, Scotland, and the United Kingdom.

Use MagiTree to easily take your existing information, or information extracted from a census and add it to FamilySearch, merge duplicate information, then reserve ordinances. MagiTree merges GEDCOM files, standardizes place names, and helps you research by location, analyze census data, and generate HTML reports to share your research with others.

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Names in Stone

namesinstone.com/familysearch.aspx

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.


Noteworthy Features

Cemetery
Searches and displays cemetery and burial information.
Geo-Mapping
Searches and geographically presents data associated with items from FamilySearch.org.

Names in Stone is the only online repository of cemetery records with a geographic foundation. It uses innovative mapping technology to add a visual perspective to cemetery research. Researchers are provided much more than an alphabetical listing of burials. They can search multiple cemeteries and see a map showing each grave’s location. Seeing who is buried next to whom helps to identify and build families. It’s almost like being there.

The site provides dynamic data, giving participating cemeteries and volunteers the ability to update information on the site as frequently as they choose.

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ourFamily•ology

family-genealogy.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Update
Publishes/combines data into new.FamilySearch.org family tree.

Noteworthy Features

Groups
Restricts viewing, editing, and sharing of information to specific members of a defined group.
Media
Saves photos, images, documents, slides, audio and video and associates them with information in FamilySearch.org.

ourFamily•ology is a web based family tree building program that has a unique progress rating chart that is setup by the user to track family events and relationships that are important to them. Once the user starts to add sources, they will easily gain a sense of ‘the big picture’ of where they are and what they should work on within their family tree.

The chart is a color-coded reliability and progress indicator for 5 generations that gauges the completeness of a user’s family tree and helps genealogists stay focused with their research. Subscribers can conveniently search, access, and import genealogical records from FamilySearch into their website through ourFamily•ology.

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Ordinance Tracker

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

Ordinance Tracker is the easiest way to work with your reserved ordinances. Find baptisms for the youth to do, or just one ordinance for your own temple trip. Just drag and drop each card to the Family Ordinance Request. Then print it or save it as a .pdf file to email to your aunt. No time? Easily assign some ordinances to the temple. Take them back from the temple just as easily.

Whether you work directly with FamilySearch or use a desktop genealogy program, Ordinance Tracker is for you.

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Ordinance Tracker

Mac OS X

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

Ordinance Tracker is the easiest way to work with your reserved ordinances. Find baptisms for the youth to do, or just one ordinance for your own temple trip. Just drag and drop each card to the Family Ordinance Request. Then print it or save it as a .pdf file to email to your aunt. No time? Easily assign some ordinances to the temple. Take them back from the temple just as easily.

Whether you work directly with FamilySearch or use a desktop genealogy program, Ordinance Tracker is for you.

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PAF Companion

Windows (recently updated for Windows 7)

Certified Features

Print
Prints reports and charts using data from Personal Ancestral File (PAF).

View, customize, print and publish your family history. Choose from an incredible variety of formats and more than 16-million color options. Browse through generations found in your PAF application. You can customize your charts: choose the number of generations, the events to include, the content of your box charts, date format, photos, etc. Save charts in a range of file types for sharing and printing.

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Personal Ancestral File (PAF)

Windows Versions 5.2 and 4.0

PAF is a free desktop genealogy and family history program for Windows. It allows you to quickly and easily collect, organize and share your family history and genealogy information. Get started today:

English 5.2 Download

PAF 5.2 also available in:

中文 (Chinese)Deutsch (German)
 
日本語 (Japanese)한국어 (Korean)
 
Svenska (Swedish)


 

English 4.0 Download

PAF 4.0 is also available in:

Français (French)Deutsch (German)
 
Português (Portuguese) Español (Spanish)

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Puzzilla

Puzzilla

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

. Looking for new relatives to take to the temple? Is your pedigree picked over? Is there really no work left for you and your family to do? The Puzzilla.org Descendants Viewer lets you see hundreds of descendant of your ancestors from an aerial view using compact symbols to reveal patterns of incomplete research. You can pick up where prior research left off. Click on a pedigree ancestor and Puzzilla will show you their descendants, revealing holes where research might uncover spouses, children, and generations of relatives waiting for you to find them.

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RecordSeek

RecordSeek.com

Certified Features

Tree Access  Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Sources  Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online 'sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Product Description (provided by partner)

RecordSeek.org is both Tree Access and Tree Connect certified. RecordSeek.org is an easy way to submit a web URL to reference a page or an uploaded image as a source for a person in FamilySearch. Once you have the bookmarklet (browser add-in) installed, go to any online website, and when you see a great source, click Tree Connect in your Bookmark Toolbar to attach it to a person in FamilySearch Family Tree.

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RelatedFamilies

relatedfamilies.com/family-tree

Noteworthy Features

Hosting
Installs, configures, and supports a genealogically related application for keeping track of tree data, media, or records.

RelatedFamilies.com allows you to publish your own custom family history website based on your existing genealogy work. It works in conjunction with your existing genealogy software by allowing you to export your local database as a Gedcom and publish it to an online interactive website.

With features such as online collaboration, privacy control, multimedia uploads and the ability to customize the look and feel of your site, you will be able to accomplish more by working together in a friendly and productive environment.

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RootsMagic

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share  Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

Winner of the FamilySearch award for "Easiest to Sync", RootsMagic 6 genealogy software makes working with FamilySearch a breeze, including reserving ordinances and creating temple trips. Import directly from PAF, FamilySearch family tree, and other programs. Take advantage of other features like running RootsMagic directly from a USB drive, SourceWizard, integrated web search, creating Shareable CDs, and much more.

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced genealogist, RootsMagic makes family history easy.

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RootsMagic Essentials

Windows

Certified Features

Tree Share  Tree Share (full tree read and write) - Certified to read and write Family Tree data to match, compare, and modify records. Also includes required certification for sources, discussions, change history, and interaction with community members.

Sources   Sources (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read Family Tree data allowing user to match and reference online "sources' such as records, photos, documents, and media that provide evidence of events and relationships.

Discussions   Discussions (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read, write, and comment on discussion threads for individual records in Family Tree.

Change History   Change History (Tree Access or Tree Share required) - Certified to read and list changes made by contributors to the Family Tree, sources, and discussions.

LDS Support   LDS Support (Tree Access or Tree Share required) – Certified that specific data and features for 'LDS members only' can only be accessed when the user is appropriately logged in to FamilySearch. Tree Access Certification is necessary for reading ordinance information, Tree Share Certification is necessary for requesting, changing, sharing, and printing Family Ordinance Requests (FORs).

Product Description (provided by partner)

RootsMagic 6 Essentials is the FREE genealogy software that makes working with FamilySearch a breeze. Intuitive and easy-to-use, RootsMagic Essentials can import directly from PAF, FamilySearch family tree, and other programs to quickly get you up-and-running. Easily edit and clean up information, print charts and reports, and find and reserve missing temple ordinances.

For a FREE and easy solution to working with FamilySearch, download RootsMagic 6 Essentials today.

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RootsMagic for iOS

iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch

Noteworthy Features

Mobile Files
Easily put your RootsMagic files on your device through iTunes or DropBox.
Mobile Views
Pedigree, Family, Descendant, and Individual Views to quickly explore your family tree. View media, notes, and sources for people, families, events, and facts
Mobile Lists
Source list, To-do lists, Research Logs, Media lists, Address Book, Repository List, Correspondence List and Place List
Mobile Tools
Perpetual Calendar, Date Calculator, Relationship Calculator, Soundex Calculator

Your family tree at your fingertips! Now you can easily take and show off your family history with you wherever you go. RootsMagic lets you carry your genealogy on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch! It's fast, easy, and free!

This viewer is designed as a companion product to RootsMagic, the award-winning desktop genealogy software which makes researching, organizing, and sharing your family history easy. Download and install RootsMagic then go to the Apple Store for the mobile companion

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SharingTime

sharingtime.com

Certified Features

Access
Searches and reads new.FamilySearch.org family tree.
Helper
Enters and exits Helper Mode and clearly displays helper status.
Public
Features, messaging, and data is appropriate for the general public.

Noteworthy Features

Collaboration
Communicates and shares information with other users through Discussions.
Groups
Restricts viewing, editing, and sharing of information to specific members of a defined group.

SharingTime, winner of the “Best Collaboration” feature award from FamilySearch, helps you team up with others about your ancestors. With SharingTime can launch an array of tools—all from within the New FamilySearch website.

Live Search—find and list ancestors from your entire pedigree as you type.

Contributor Circle™—for a selected ancestor look at the immediate family and find contributors to contact and invite them to collaborate.

Ancestor Watch™—choose to be notified (by email, text message, etc.) if there are changes in your entire pedigree, or select areas.

Preloaded Queries—quickly search other web sites for data about a particular ancestor.

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ShoeBox

iPhone, iPad (iOS 4 or 5)

Noteworthy Features

Media
Shoebox by 1000memories is the fastest way to scan old paper photos, organize them, and share them with family and friends.

Our mission is to bring the albums, scrapbooks, and photo-filled “shoeboxes” of our lives out of the closet and into an online, shareable space where they can be remembered and celebrated, together in one place. All photographs scanned using Shoebox are uploaded to 1000memories.com where, in partnership with the Internet Archive, they will be preserved for free, forever. Visit 1000memories.com/forever for more details.

  • Shoebox’s edge detection and perspective correction capabilities make sure that the paper photographs you scan turn out beautifully.
  • Record the stories behind the photographs by adding captions, dates, and place information.
  • Tag your relatives and friends in the photos, and invite others to view them and share their own photos.
  • Share photos instantly on Facebook and Twitter.
  • Upload an unlimited number of photos for free.

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RootsMapper

RootsMapper

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

RootsMapper allows you to easily visualize the migration patterns of your ancestors. It utilizes the data that already exists in your FamilySearch Family Tree to plot your ancestors onto an interactive map. Discover your family’s heritage with RootsMapper. It’s easy to get started. Just visit our website and login with your FamilySearch credentials and a basic map will automatically generate. From there you can explore additional options and plot multiple additional generations in seconds.

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TenGenChart

tengenchart.com

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

Product Description (provided by partner)

With one click, family search users are able to create circular 10 generation pedigree charts for themselves or a family member. The site also permits a user to upload a GEDCOM5 file to seed the chart. Easy to use, always free and creates huge 46x36 inch charts.

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TreeSeek

treeseek.com

Certified Features

Tree Access   Tree Access (tree read only) - Certified to read Family Tree data to analyze, display, or print family history reports and charts. Tree Access alone does not provide any certification to write to FamilySearch Family Tree.

A fully automated service that creates unique high quality genealogy charts from FamilySearch data. You specify the starting person for your chart and we do the rest. No data entry, no waiting, no high prices, and no GEDCOM files. Visit our website to see all the types of charts we can create for you.

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Zap The Grandma Gap

zapthegrandmagap.com

Noteworthy Features

Workbook
Zap The Grandma Gap is a collection of resources to help you connect with the youth in your family.

Product Description (provided by partner)

Zap The Grandma Gap is a collection of resources to help you connect with the youth in your family by connecting them to their family history. Based on the books and workbooks by the same name, the website includes a free 35 page .pdf workbook for children and other free downloads to share with family members. The free email newsletter has 52 weeks of ideas about engaging the next generation with their past. Check out the links to the greatest ideas from all over the web on how to create a culture of family history in your home. Join the social community on the blog, or through twitter, facebook, pinterest, etc to help you share your ideas and learn from others.

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