Welcome to our 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 15,891,623 profiles (3,406,820 with DNA test connections) edited by 475,514 genealogists from around the world.

New & Notable in the Community

Profile of the Week Profile Image Profile of the Week: Rear Admiral Isaac C. Kidd from the World War II Project. He died this week in 1941 — December 7 — in the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Last week: Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942), author of Anne of Green Gables, from the Canadian History Project.   [gallery of profiles]

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Hippolite Manier   [gallery of photos]

Member of the Week profile image Member of the Week: Greg Slade, who was inspired by AJ Jacobs, author of the newly-released book "It's All Relative," to join WikiTree and help connect our global family. Greg's a two-time winner of the Connectors Challenge.

Last week: Leanne Cooper, who recorded this video introduction to WikiTree. "I love that WikiTree is such good cousin bait," says Leanne. "I have had many people contact me about the profiles that I manage, often to provide me with additional information. I've connected with many distant cousins through WikiTree."   [gallery of members]

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