Finn Larson

Finn Larson joined Ancestry in the spring of 2012 as a Senior Product Manager with focus on social integrations. About a year into his employment he jumped at the opportunity to join the Ancestry mobile app team, and has been working on both the iOS and Android apps for the two years. Finn is a firm believer in - and advocate for - the unique capabilities that mobile devices bring to the process of completing family history research.

Ancestry Mobile iOS 6.0 Release Now Available

Posted by Finn Larson on August 30, 2014 in Mobile

We are happy to announce the release of the Ancestry Mobile version 6.0 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. If you have used the Ancestry App in the past you will likely notice some changes right away. Here Are a few of the major changes to look for with this new release. Prioritized Hints Read More

Using Facebook to Grow Your Family Tree

Posted by Finn Larson on October 9, 2012 in Site Features, Website

We are excited to announce the release of a new feature that allows Ancestry members to use Facebook to add information and new people to family trees quickly and easily. When you attach Facebook information to someone in your tree you’ll get the following: Photos: We’ll pull the most recent profile photo from Facebook into Read More