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 18,629,526 profiles (4,562,990 with DNA test connections) edited by 567,167 genealogists from around the world.

Profile of the Week Profile Image Profile of the Week: Novelist and screenwriter Elinor Glyn (1864-1943) from the England Project.

Profile of the Week Profile Image Last week: Neil Armstrong (1930-2012), the first man to walk on the moon. [more profile examples]

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: William John Crews. [more family history photos]

Community Clean-Up Challenge Community Clean-Up Challenge: Problematic dates. Thousands of people in our shared tree appear to have lived for over 115 years, or were born before their parents, or were married after death. These might be simple typos, but a thinking genealogist needs to investigate each one. Will you join our challenge to see how many we can fix by Monday?

Member of the Week profile image Member of the Week: Fran Weidman enjoys sourcing — she was the top-scorer in the 2018 Source-a-Thon — and connecting people to our global tree. "I love being a part of the England Project and have met so many wonderful people that share the same passion." [more genealogists]

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