My Family Tree

Build your family tree the easy way with My Family Tree.

What is My Family Tree?

My Family Tree is a free genealogy application for Windows®. It has been carefully designed to help you quickly create your family tree using a simple and intuitive interface.  For those just starting out investigating their family history, it provides an easy way to visualise and share your family tree with photos, stories and basic facts about each person.  More experienced genealogists will find full support for citations and evidence and options to transfer data using the GEDCOM file format.


Family chart screenshot
Timeline screenshot
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Notes and stories screenshot
Data grid screenshot
Map viewer screenshot
On This Day screenshot
Statistics screenshot
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Chart icon Family charts

Build interactive family charts with full support for multi touch pan and zoom.  Use the novel date perspective feature for viewing charts at different points through history.

Document with tick icon Open Standards

Highly compatible with GEDCOM supporting both import and export and full support for ANSEL text encoding.

Globe icon Localisation

My Family Tree has been fully translated into over 9 languages with spell check support for many more.

Document with text icon Reports

Generate over 20 types of customisable web reports from family groups to personal timelines.

Data grid icon Data grid

Edit data in bulk using data grids with advanced filtering.  Search using phonetic "sounds like" matching.


Ease of access icon Accessibility

My Family Tree has full support for many accessibility features including high DPI displays, high contrast themes and support for the OpenDyslexic font.

Image icon Multimedia

Scan documents and photos directly into your family tree.  View, tag and print multimedia files directly from My Family Tree.

Book icon Evidence

My Family Tree makes it simple to record sources and citations for all of the information stored in your family tree.

Printer icon Printing

Print your tree as a large multipage tiled chart or save it as an image or pdf file.

Data base icon Database

Store all your family tree information, and multimedia in a single compressed file for easier portability.


Graph icon Statistics

Analyse family statistics on births, deaths and marriages and view all family events in an interactive timeline.

Tools icon Tools

Check who's related to who with the relationship calculator and detect data discrepancies including ancestral loops.

Lock icon Privacy

My Family Tree allows you to protect and backup your data with encryption.  You can use privacy settings to control the information exported in reports.

Map icon Mapping

Geocode places in your tree and view places on an interactive map.  You can also export place information for use in advanced mapping services.

Calendar icon Dates

Full support for all kinds of dates including partial dates, date ranges and text dates.  Display them in different calendars and localised formats.

Hardware icon System requirements

Operating system

Minimum hardware

  • 512 MB memory.
  • 10 MB hard disk space.
  • 800 x 600 display resolution.


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