The FamilySearch you love, only better

New ways to discover, preserve, and share your family story on

New enhancements make it easier to connect with generations past, share memories with loved ones in the present, and preserve your legacy for the future.

Family Tree

Discover what others have found about your ancestors, collaborate on shared family lines, and preserve your genealogy for generations to come.

Photos and Stories

Add photos and stories of ancestors and share them with family near and far.

Fan Chart

View your family lineage in an interactive fan chart. Great for showing family members what you have done, and for seeing what is left to discover.

Live Help

Get live personal help finding your ancestors and recording your family story through online chat or telephone assistance.

Updated Look and Navigation

Experience an updated look and easier site navigation—while keeping all the functionality you enjoy on FamilySearch.