Know Your History: 4 Apps To Help You Trace Your Roots

When it comes to researching your genealogy, apps are an effective and easy way to trace your family tree. Here’s a lineup of must-use free genealogy mobile apps that will help you Know Your History.

1. AncestryDNA has two genealogy mobile apps available. Their popular app currently ranks as the 7th of all reference apps in the Apple App Store and boasts a 4-star rating. Use this app to consult or add to your tree, review automated record hints, share your discoveries, and search for records.

Incredibly, this genealogy app is also compatible with the Apple Watch and enables you to receive hints right from the watch, keep up with comments, use voice dictation to respond to comments, and get on-this-day alerts for events from your tree.

2. Family Search 

FamilySearch has two free genealogy mobile apps: Family Tree and Memories. Using the Family Tree app enables you to consult and contribute to the free collaborative tree on with more than 5 million people who have