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

Family Tree Maker Is a Holiday Hit!

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on December 10, 2010 in Family Tree Maker, News

Every DecemberThe Oprah Magazine, announces its top holiday gift picks. And this year we’re excited to announce that our very own Family Tree Maker 2011 made Dr. Phil’s list of “Gifts to strengthen your relationship! Family Tree Maker software combines intuitive tools with robust features and flexible options, making it ideal for family history novices and Read More

Family Tree Maker for Mac is Here!

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on November 4, 2010 in Family Tree Maker, News

Got a Mac? Today announced the launch of Family Tree Maker for Mac, the new Mac version of the world’s No.-1 selling family genealogy software. It is available for purchase online starting at $69.99. The program is also available in select retail stores, including Apple Stores, Amazon, Office Depot, and Office Max. As a Mac Read More

Join in Boston!

Posted by on August 11, 2010 in News

Make a date to meet generations of your family at  Boston Family History Day 2010 — Saturday, October 16, 2010 Brought to you by and the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) Register today for this exciting event, which will include a full day of classes, family history, and of course experts on Read More

Winner chosen for the Ultimate Family History Journey™ Sweepstakes

Posted by Heather Erickson on June 17, 2010 in News, Site Features, Who Do You Think You Are?

Every genealogist remembers the moment when they were bit by the genealogy bug, when they broke through one of their brick walls, or when they won $20,000 for their very own personal family history journey. Well… I don’t remember the latter happening to me either, but Carolyn S. from Youngstown, Ohio does. That’s because Carolyn Read More

Family Tree Maker for the Mac!

Posted by Tana L. Pedersen on April 28, 2010 in Family Tree Maker, News

It’s finally happening! As an avid Mac user, I’ve always hoped that Family Tree Maker would release a version of the software for the Mac. And it looks like this is my year. Today announced that a Mac version is planned for release later this year. It will be built on the functionality of Family Read More Sponsors Immigration Family History Expo, March 18

Posted by on March 11, 2010 in News is pleased to sponsor the upcoming Immigration Family History Expo on March 18, 2010, at Historic Masonic Temple in Salt Lake City, Utah. This day-long event will feature speakers discussing all aspects of our ancestor’s immigration experience. Lew Cramer, World Trade Center Utah President and CEO, and Elizabeth Goryunova, the Center’s Executive Vice President Read More Blog Gets a New Look

Posted by Heather Erickson on March 4, 2010 in News, Website

No need to adjust your computer screen – you’re at the right place. As you may have noticed, we have updated the appearance of the blog to give it a little facelift based on feedback we received from the blog survey we conducted this past January. The appearance updates are minor, but we hope they Read More