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 17,200,092 profiles (4,143,561 with DNA test connections) edited by 525,370 genealogists from around the world.

New & Notable

Profile of the Week Profile Image Profile of the Week: Naturalist Charles Darwin (1809-1882) from the England Project.

Last week: John Jacob Astor IV who went down with the Titanic on the night of April 15, 1912.   [gallery of profiles]

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Thomas and Harold Jordan.   [gallery of photos]

Community Clean-Up Challenge Spring Clean-a-Thon: April 21-23.   [event calendar]

Member of the Week profile image Member of the Week: Gilly Wood has been on WikiTree for six years. She's an active Greeter who welcomes new members to our community. And sometimes she goes much further than a simple welcome. "It is very exciting helping others locate their ancestors," says Gilly.   [gallery of members]


A poem for WikiTree: One tree, two tree ....

"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