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 18,176,287 profiles (4,345,960 with DNA test connections) edited by 554,476 genealogists from around the world.

New & Notable

Profile of the Week Profile Image Profile of the Week: French explorer, founder of Detroit, and namesake of the Cadillac car company, Antoine de La Mothe Cadillac (1658-1730) from the Quebecois Project.

Profile of the Week Profile Image Last week: Actress and singer Judy Garland (1922-1969).

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Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Louis Oze Tailor Shop.   [gallery of photos]

Community Clean-Up Challenge Challenge of the Week: Clean up name fields. Data analysis has identified thousands of profiles with corrupted or unusual characters in names, prefixes or suffixes in first names, etc. Help us investigate and correct as many as possible by Monday.

Member of the Week profile image Member of the Week: Elizabeth Winter is an active Global Tree Connector. "I spent a few months on people who have counties named after them in the USA. I did about half the people in that category, profiles and connecting." She's also an active Cemeterist — she coordinates work on Connecticut cemeteries.   [gallery of members]

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