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 16,639,382 profiles (3,811,123 with DNA test connections) edited by 503,413 genealogists from around the world.

New & Notable

Profile of the Week Profile Image Profile of the Week: George Washington, born 22 Feb 1732, from the US Presidents Project.

Last week: "Canterbury Tales" author Geoffrey Chaucer (1343-1400) from the England Project.   [gallery of profiles]

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Leopold Eberle.   [gallery of photos]

Challenge of the Week: Clean up name fields.

Member of the Week profile image Member of the Week: Carol Keeling helps with Sussex County for the England Project and works as a Data Doctor and Connector. "Having started to build my tree over 35 years ago, uploading my research to WikiTree has encouraged me to revisit each and every person ... as I work through each profile, I feel more confident that it is proven to be correct, and will be freely available for other researchers to use."   [gallery of members]

10th Anniversary Calendar: WikiTree Events.


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