Ancestry iOS App Gets Pedigree View and Photo Hints

Posted by Aaron Orr on May 6, 2013 in Mobile, Website

More discoveries can happen with our mobile app with the new Pedigree View and Photo Hints. Our Ancestry App is great wherever you go or wherever you are in today’s busy world.  Whether at the train station, your couch, or at Aunt Edna’s house, take those moments to quickly view or add something to your Read More

Ancestry App for Windows 8

Posted by Duff Wilson on December 21, 2012 in Mobile, Website

Have you ever wanted a quick and easy way to view and share your family tree right from your desktop?  Announcing Ancestry for Windows 8 which was released into the new Windows Store on November 30th and was subsequently updated on December 12th. The Ancestry app provides an attractive and innovative way to experience and Read More

Android gets Hints! See what’s new in our Android app.

Posted by Aaron Orr on November 20, 2012 in Mobile, Website

Ever wish you could make new family history discoveries from your Android phone or tablet? We’re excited to announce that we’ve added Hints for historical records to our Android app. Let’s take a closer look at what’s new… Record Hints “Shaky leaves” on people in your tree indicate that we may have found a record for this Read More App Featured on Apple’s App Store

Posted by Nick Cifuentes on December 28, 2011 in Mobile

The app was just showcased on Apple’s App Store Facebook page! We are excited and honored to receive such recognition from Apple. The latest version of the app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch has been extensively updated. It now features Ancestry Hints – clues that make finding genealogy records for your ancestors Read More

The Android app is here!

Posted by Kendall Hulet on December 21, 2011 in Mobile, Website

For all of our users that have been patiently waiting for an Android app, your wait is over! We’re happy to announce the launch of our new Android app just in time for the holidays. Download the app now. The new app for Android phones and tablets (and very soon including Kindle Fire, Read More

Version 3 of our app for iPhone, iPad and iPod is here!

Posted by Kendall Hulet on November 29, 2011 in Mobile

Wouldn’t it be great to be able to view and merge’s “shaky leaf” record hints into your family tree directly on your iPhone, iPad or iPod?  We thought so, too. Today, we announced the availability of an enhanced version 3 of our iPhone, iPad and iPod app, Ancestry, that now offers several new features: Ability Read More

Ancestry app hits 1 million downloads

Posted by Kendall Hulet on April 19, 2011 in Mobile, News, Site Features, Website

I’m excited to announce that the Ancestry mobile app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod has been downloaded over 1 million times! Many of you are finding the app to be a great way to interact with your family tree on, share records and photos with others (I’ve personally really enjoyed sitting down with my relatives to Read More

New iPad and iPhone app

Posted by Kendall Hulet on January 31, 2011 in Mobile, Site Features, Website

How would you like to be able to see and navigate your family tree on your iPhone or iPad so you can more easily share family stories visually?  How would you like to be able to view the Census and other records you’ve attached to people in your family tree on your iPhone Read More