Welcome to The Free Family Tree, growing stronger since 2008.
  1. Our community uses DNA and traditional genealogical sources to grow an accurate single family tree.
  2. Privacy controls enable us to integrate modern family history.
  3. Extraordinary protections ensure that our shared tree will never be lost.
  4. Everything is 100% free including many benefits for genealogists who sign our Honor Code.
Our tree includes 18,896,160 profiles (4,673,267 with DNA test connections) edited by 574,182 genealogists from around the world.

Profile of the Week Profile Image Profile of the Week: Pilgrim leader William Brewster (abt. 1566-1644) from the Mayflower Project.

Profile of the Week Profile Image Last week: Impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926) from the French Roots Project. [more profile examples]

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Bill Fowler and one of his beloved horses. [more family history photos]

Community Clean-Up Challenge Clean-Up Challenge of the Week: marriage data, e.g. 3,416 people on our shared tree appear to have married before they were born.

Member of the Week profile image Member of the Week: Skye Driggs. She's currently transcribing church records and creating profiles for people in her ancestors' Polish/Ukranian village. "This is the first time I broke out of my comfort zone ... In piecing together this great big puzzle, I have found more generations of ancestors."

Member of the Week profile image Last week: Gigi Tanksley is active in the Westward Ho!, Southern Colonies and Louisiana Families projects. "Everyone has something valuable to contribute to WikiTree no matter who they are or what their background is."

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10th Anniversary
"It's been wonderful to experience how collaborative genealogy in WikiTree makes all of us better genealogists. Collaboration on our shared ancestors encourages us to share information and to hold each other to high standards." Ellen Smith
member since 2014