About Michael Lawless

Michael is a Senior Product Manager for Ancestry.com

Past Articles

Find A Grave Android Mobile App Release

Posted on December 17, 2014 in Find A Grave, Mobile

We’re in the holiday spirit today so what better way to celebrate that spirit than to announce our official release of the 1.0 version of Find A Grave for Android, free in the Google Play store.  With nearly half of our users having a preference for Android devices, we hope this release will unleash your inner graver.… Read more

Find A Grave Mobile App for iOS: Update

Posted on May 20, 2014 in Find A Grave

As we continue to improve the mobile app for iOS, your feedback is crucial—we are constantly checking the comments and requests that come in through mobilefeedback@findagrave.com. In fact, this latest release is in response to a problem we’ve heard a lot of you report, and we think we’ve solved it in a way that will… Read more

Virtual Cemeteries, Rotating Photos, User Profiles, and More in the Updated Find A Grave iOS App

Posted on April 22, 2014 in Find A Grave, Mobile

Last month we released the iOS App for Find A Grave, and the feedback has been fantastic. It’s motivating to hear how Find A Grave affects people’s lives, and our team has been happy with the response. Today we’re releasing the first new features update for the app. We have a lot more we’re going… Read more

Find A Grave Mobile App for iOS Now Available

Posted on March 3, 2014 in Find A Grave

When I started with Ancestry nearly three years ago, I quickly discovered Find A Grave and have been a devoted user ever since.  It’s an amazing resource for family historians, and the culture of volunteerism and helping fellow gravers is amazing.  I will never forget the first astonishing act of requesting a photo for the… Read more