Family Tree Maker users looking for alternatives, won’t find a better one than Family Historian.
“THE CROWN FOR BEST PC SOFTWARE BELONGS TO FAMILY HISTORIAN 6 FOR 2015!”
Your Family Tree magazine
Issue 154, Spring 2015
Family Historian is a powerful but easy-to-use, desktop genealogy program, with a great community of users, and an extensive and vibrant user website that offers forums, videos, downloads, newsletters, a knowledgebase and more. Family Historian offers all the features you would expect – diagrams, charts, reports, maps, book/booklet creation, create website wizard, create family tree CD/DVD wizard – plus much, much more. It has a deceptively simple user interface, but don’t be fooled. This is a seriously powerful genealogy program – and it has the awards to prove it.
Here are just a few of Family Historian’s stand-out features:
- Pictures are shared between all the people in them, with each person linked to their face
- Interactive smart trees
- Full multi-level undo/redo
- Internet search tools and a powerful web-clipping capability
- 100% GEDCOM2 compatible and complete
- Integrated Map Window with time-slider
- Automatic source citation pane
- Built-in query tool to help you get more from your data
1. Web hints access MyHeritage databases, with more providers on the way. We will integrate with Ancestry too if they let us.
2. GEDCOM is the global standard format for shared genealogy data.
When you’re used to one program, changing to another isn’t always easy. You’re moving from a world that feels familiar and comfortable, to a new one. But there’s all the support you need, and a great community waiting to welcome you. Start today!
Family Historian 6 runs on Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 or Vista.
Buy Download Licence for Family Historian 6
Guide to migrating from FTM to Family Historian
Frequently Asked Questions for FTM Users
Reviews & Awards for Family Historian
Screenshot Tour of Family Historian
Video Tour of Family Historian
Download a free trial of Family Historian