Category : Family Tree

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Vote for the Best Genealogy Books

As we get closer to the holiday season, you might wonder what to get the genealogist in your life. Books always make a great gift, but which ones should you buy? We at Family Tree want to put together a list of the best genealogy books—but we need y...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Easy Ways to Talk Family History Over Turkey

Combine nostalgia, holiday traditions, grandma’s pumpkin pie and immediate access to a bunch of relatives, and what do you get? An atmosphere ripe for talking about family history. Thanksgiving is a good time to tell and listen to stories, get IDs f...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

A Mysterious River Crossing in an Old Photo

Some photos contain layers of puzzling details. You look at them and say, “What?” That’s what Diane Detour did when she found this picture amongst family photos. First, it’s a mystery about who’s depicted. Second, it’s a challenge to identify what t...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Honoring Veterans Day

Veterans Day is a US holiday dedicated to American veterans of all wars. In 1918, during World War I, on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, an armistice, or temporary cessation of hostilities, was declared between the Allied nations and...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Create a Family History Book for the Holidays

Halloween’s over, so your holiday shopping can begin, right? Or if you’re a genealogist, you might be thinking about using your research to create a meaningful Christmas gift for your spouse, parents, child, or other loved one. I did a family history...

by Family Solve - 2 months ago

The Right Route For Your Family Tree

Follow these tips on how to find family history without having to browse multiple ancestry sites to build your family tree. Our genealogy experts compiled advice to get you started with your family search and answer some of the most asked family his...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Head in the Cloud: Genealogy Preservation

Sitting on Cloud Nine If you want an easy, secure way of preserving and organizing your genealogy research, you’ll learn a bunch of great tricks and techniques in our week-long workshop, Cloud Genealogy Bootcamp. Learn how to protect your famil...