Thanks to Ancestris, you keep your genealogy under control.
Your data is only in a Gedcom file, so never lost or unreadable by other software, and therefore forever transmissible to your loved ones.
More than 30 tools to manipulate your genealogy or make analysis: classic or sophisticated editors, dynamic tree, geographical view, chronological, list of places, management of sources and media, statistical reports, sosa-daboville numbering, merge, detection of duplicates, etc.
Need help ? Genealogists users of Ancestris answer you.
Requests for improvements? Make your suggestions and developers will modify Ancestris if it is relevant to the greatest number.
You pay nothing, the software is free for life, and the updates are free and available directly from the software.
You are free to store, read, manipulate, and publish your genealogy without depending on any software nor operating system.
You can manage an unlimited number of individuals, families, and other documents for as many different genealogies as you want.
You benefit from a free assistance of reactive volunteers and from the users community.
You can count on a 20 years old software which satisfies thousands of users.
You benefit from all the features and tools to edit and publish your genealogy.
If you use a MacOS system, here is a file compiled especially for you and directly usable.
If you are using a Windows system, here is an executable installer. Launch it and follow the instructions.
This is the latest version of Ancestris, updated almost daily. It works on MacOS, Windows and Linux. It has many improvements over the 2017 version. This is the version we recommend you to take.Download
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Ancestris is the ideal tool to start your genealogy or to migrate from another software.
Guillaume de Morant
Journalist of the French Review of Genealogy
Strict compliance with the Gedcom standard allows you to exchange genealogical data without error.
Ancestris has all the great features of genealogy software and more!
Ancestris genealogical research is a major step forward for genealogists
who want to search the trees of other genealogists.
Converted to Ancestris
Thanks again to the developers of this excellent software.
Author of "Cystic Fibrosis in Legacy" in 2015.
The quality of this software also lies in its development ability
to meet specific requests - page 83.
We founded Ancestris because we are all passionate amateur genealogists who promote Free Genealogy.
Numerous contributors are also helping us, for translations, user assistance, development of certain functionalities, and to communicate about Ancestris.