Are You Related to Saint Nick?

Are You Related to Saint Nick?

If the legend of Santa Claus is based on a real person, does that mean Santa had descendants? On December 6, Catholics around the world celebrate the feast of Saint Nicholas, otherwise known as Saint Nick’s Day. Children leave their shoes and stockings out overnight in hopes that they will...Read more
Finding Your United Nations Family Tree

Finding Your United Nations Family Tree

The United Nations celebrates its birthday on October 24 each year, marking the day in 1948 when nations across the world signed the United Nations charter. But you, as a genealogist, have chartered your own intercontinental organization—the United Nations of your family tree. Each of us have ancestors from multiple...Read more
Family Tree Site Scavenger Hunt!

Family Tree Site Scavenger Hunt!

Our new website has been live for almost a month! To celebrate, we’ve put together a site scavenger hunt.  The winner of the scavenger hunt will receive a $10.00 to our online store! To participate, all you need to do is enter your email address in the form below, and...Read more
30-Day Family History Writing Challenge: Day 1

30-Day Family History Writing Challenge: Day 1

Inspired by November’s National Writing Month (known as NaNoWriMo online), the editors of Family Tree are kicking off the 30-Day Family History Writing Challenge. Each day in November, we’ll share a writing prompt on the front page of FamilyTreeMagazine.com that will help you use your research in a new, creative...Read more