Tutorials

How to Create Family Trees Quickly

The Family View The Pedigree View
The Family View
Add and link individuals into families and ancestral lines using the intuitive Family View. Access marriage as well as individual data. Navigate through the pedigree linked data.
The Pedigree View
See the big picture. Quickly scan and navigate ancestral lines.
Research Timeline Color Coding
The Name List View
Work from a sorted list of names! Sort by name, place, date, RIN or other fields.
The Individual View
View all the information on an individual on one screen: events, notes, sources, pictures, parents, siblings, spouses, children, To Do items, etc.
Research Timeline
Individual Edit Screens
Edit all the vital information on an individual in these screens. Record the standard genealogical data and enter data on as many events as you need to fully document the individual.

Research Your Family on the Internet

Research Timeline Color Coding
Highlight any name in your database, then with a click of the mouse; search a growing list of Internet search engines for this name. You can even add search engines you find to the list!
Search from such online powerhouse sites* as FamilySearch.com, WorldVitalRecords.com, and Ancestry.com.
*Many commercial websites require a separate subscription to be paid in order to access their content.
Research Timeline
You can optionally let FTH do background searches on Ancestry.com for information about individuals on your main Pedigree view. FTH will show the quantity and quality of the results in the name box. By clicking on a number, you will then see the details of what Ancestry.com has to offer.

Note that for full benefit of this feature, you will need a subscription to Ancestry.com, but you can get some value out of this feature even without an Ancestry.com subscription.

Share Your Family on the Web

Research Timeline
The Web Page Wizard
Create a web page to share your data with relatives around the world. Choose a page based on your ancestors, on descendants of an ancestor, or select any group of individuals and families to share.

You select from a wide array of options, including whether to make a GEDCOM file for download, and whether to include your scrapbook

 

Timeless Genealogies
Professional Genealogy services, including lecturing, research, and products

Cyndi's List
A free categorized & cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the Internet. More than 290,000 links in more than 180 categories.

USGenWeb Project
A group of volunteers working together to provide Internet websites for genealogical research in every county and every state of the United States.

Genealogy Today Directory

National Archives and Records Administration

Library of Congress Catalog

Gateway to Library of Congress Catalogs

AfriGeneas
AfriGeneas provides leadership, promotion and advocacy for the mutual development and use of a system of genealogy resources for researching African related ancestry.

Notable Women Ancestors

Census Online
Census Sites on the Web

Genealogy Forum

The Gene Pool

10,000 Year Calendar

Genealogy Links For Most Needs

Genealogy Gateway

"GeneaNet" Genealogical Database Network

Tracing Mormon Pioneers

Kerchner's Genetic Genealogy DNA Testing Info and Resources Page

CousinConnect

DIS- Computer Genealogy Society of Sweden [English site]

Home | Tutorials | Contact Us | Purchase
Individual Software | Typing Instructor | TypingInstructorWeb | TypingInstructorWeb for Kids | Disney: Mickey's Typing Adventure Web
Disney: Mickey's Typing Adventure | ResumeMaker | ResumeMakerWeb | Professor Teaches | Professor Teaches B2B | AnyTime Organizer | Easy Language | Expressions
© 2016 Individual Software Inc. Family Tree Heritage is a trademark of Individual Software Inc. Ancestral Quest is a trademark of Incline Software, LC.
FamilySearch is a service provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. © 2013 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.
All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy.