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 16,583,690 profiles (3,782,435 with DNA test connections) edited by 501,090 genealogists from around the world.

New & Notable

Profile of the Week Profile Image Profile of the Week: "Canterbury Tales" author Geoffrey Chaucer (1343-1400) from the England Project.

Last week: Olympic figure skater Sonja Henie (1912-1969) from the Norway Project.   [gallery of profiles]

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Olive Sisson.   [gallery of photos]

Challenge of the Week: Review discrepancies between Find A Grave memorials and WikiTree profiles.

Member of the Week profile image Member of the Week: Michelle (Saucier) Ladner shares her six years of experience on WikiTree by helping "newts" and "newgs" as a WikiTree Mentor. Michelle says that mentoring inspires her to be a better genealogist herself.   [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