10 Most Popular Online Genealogy Websites

10 Most Popular Online Genealogy Websites
  1. Ancestry.com: Ancestry is one of the largest genealogy websites and offers a wide range of records, including census records, immigration records, military records, and more. It also offers a DNA testing service to help users connect with relatives and uncover their family history.
  2. FamilySearch.org: FamilySearch is a free genealogy website run by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It offers a wide range of records, including census records, vital records, and more. It also provides access to its vast collection of microfilmed records and has partnerships with other institutions to provide access to their collections.
  3. MyHeritage: MyHeritage is a genealogy website that offers a wide range of records, including census records, vital records, and more. It also offers a DNA testing service to help users connect with relatives and uncover their family history.
  4. Findmypast: Findmypast is a genealogy website that offers a wide range of records, including census records, vital records, military records, and more. It also offers a DNA testing service to help users connect with relatives and uncover their family history.
  5. GenealogyBank: GenealogyBank is a genealogy website that offers a wide range of records, including newspapers, obituaries, and other records that can provide valuable information about ancestors.
  6. Archives.com: This website is an online archive of historical documents, including census records, vital records, and more.
  7. Genealogy.com: This website offers a variety of genealogy resources, including a vast collection of genealogy records, discussion forums, and more.
  8. Geneanet: This website is a French genealogy website that provides access to a wide range of records, including census records, vital records, and more.
  9. Geni: This website is a genealogy website that allows users to create a family tree and share information with other users.
  10. GEDmatch: This website is a DNA analysis tool that allows users to compare their DNA results with others to find relatives and uncover their family history.

These websites can be a great resource for genealogy research, but it’s important to keep in mind that not all records are available on all websites, and some records may not be available online at all. Additionally, some of these websites may require a subscription fee to access certain records or features.

Published by Darrell Gibbs

A father of three children and five grandchildren who retired in 2015 and began a career as a non-fiction writer in genealogy resource ebooks for new family historians. Aspiring towards the future as a Historical Fiction Author of his premier book "Wessex Reign".

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