Ancestry.com Launches One of the Most Comprehensive Collections of Caribbean Slave Records

Posted by Heather Erickson on July 16, 2009 in Collections, News

We are excited to announce, in collaboration with the Virgin Islands Social History Associates (VISHA), the launch of a significant online collection of Caribbean slave records detailing nearly 200 years of St. Croix-Virgin Islands history. These St. Croix African Roots Project records will help tens of thousands of people trace their ancestral roots, some to Read More

Join Ancestry.com in Little Rock, Arkansas

Posted by on July 16, 2009 in News, Website

Join Ancestry.com in Little Rock, Arkansas, at the Federation of Genealogical Societies’ Genealogy Conference for four days of family history, classes, exhibit halls and much, much more.   2009 Federation of Genealogical Societies’ Genealogy Conference September 2–5, 2009 Little Rock Statehouse Convention Center, Little Rock, Arkansas    Free Track of Ancestry.com Classes – Free to Read More

Ancestry.com Launches ‘My Story’ Advertising Campaign

Posted by Ancestry Team on June 29, 2009 in News

Today we are excited to announce the launch of our new “My Story” advertising campaign, which highlights five of our customers and their incredible family history discoveries. The campaign will run for at least the next 12 months, and features five 15, 30 and 60-second television ads. You can see the ads on cable networks such as Read More

California, Here We Come!

Posted by on April 30, 2009 in News

Join Ancestry.com in Burbank, California, at the 40th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree for three days of family history, classes, exhibit halls and much, much more.   2009 Southern California Genealogy Jamboree June 26–28, 2009 Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel and Convention Center, Burbank, California   More than 100 Family History Classes Register today to attend Read More

Ancestry.com Blog Update

Posted by Heather Erickson on April 24, 2009 in News

We want to let you all know about a recent change we’ve made to the Ancestry.com blog. The blog has been updated to prevent comments from being made on posts that are more than two weeks old. We truly value your feedback, and appreciate the insight our readers provide us on products, content and everything else we post Read More

Ancestry.com is coming to a city near you!

Posted by on April 17, 2009 in News

Ancestry.com is proud to be a part of these upcoming conferences and expos. Visit the Ancestry.com booth where you can ask our experts questions about the website; sit in on tutorials covering Ancestry.com, Family Tree Maker, MyCanvas and more; and take advantage of special conference discounts on various Ancestry.com products. We hope to see you Read More

Meet Us in St. Louis!

Posted by on April 16, 2009 in News

Ancestry.com is excited to participate in the St. Louis Genealogical Society’s 39th Annual Genealogy Conference, May 2, 2009, in St. Louis, Missouri. Ancestry.com expert Suzanne Russo Adams, AG, will be presenting on how to get the most from the Ancestry.com website. She will also offer an overview of Family Tree Maker, the #1 selling genealogical software program. If Read More

Join Ancestry.com in Washington, D.C.

Posted by on April 9, 2009 in News

Ancestry.com will be in Washington, D.C., this month as an exhibitor at the National Archives’ fifth annual Genealogy Fair, April 22 and 23. The two-day fair, which is free and open to the public, will feature family history classes as well as a vendor area on the Pennsylvania Avenue Plaza. The fair lasts from 9:30 to Read More

Ancestry.com Is Coming to Raleigh, North Carolina!

Posted by on March 26, 2009 in News

Ancestry.com is proud to sponsor the 2009 National Genealogical Society Family History Conference in Raleigh, North Carolina. Don’t miss these four days of family history, classes, exhibit halls and much, much more.  2009 National Genealogical Society Family History Conference May 13–16, 2009 Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, North Carolina   Exhibit Hall – Free to the Public Read More