Family Historian 6 is the latest version of the powerful, award-winning genealogy program with comprehensive features designed to meet the needs of the beginner and expert alike. See What's New in Version 6 for the latest new features and enhancements. To learn more about Family Historian 6, take The Tour, see the Feature List or view Reviews & Awards. For purchase options, please visit the Store.

Try Family Historian free for 30 days. After 30 days you must purchase a licence, and be assigned a registration key, to continue using the program.

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Version 6 is a major new release, packed with with exciting new features such as Internet Data Matching, web clipping, mapping, witnesses, and much more…

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Family Historian is designed and written by Calico Pie Limited. Calico Pie is a UK software house, founded by Simon Orde in 1995.

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Recent News:

  • April 2018. Family Historian Rated as Best Overall in Review of Best Genealogy Software of 2018 by TopTenReviews
  • December 2017 Newsletter: Discounts on Family Historian Gifts for Christmas ... Ancestral Sources ... Findmypast Hinting News ... Family Historian Snapshots ... Upcoming Events in 2018. Read more…..
  • April 2017 Newsletter: Mapping news ... Our 3 days at WDYTYA Live ... Family Historian courses in May. Read more…..
  • March 2017 Newsletter: Win free tickets to Who Do You Think You Are? Live at the NEC ... Introducing Charting Companion. Read more…..
  • October 2016. Calico Pie and Findmypast jointly held a free webinar on the hinting feature, on Oct 27th. A recording of the webinar is available for viewing. Learn more…
  • June 2016. Family Historian comes top in group comparison by Who Do You Think You Are? magazine. Learn more…
  • April 2016. New guide to Family Historian is published: Getting the most from Family Historian 6. Learn more…
  • April 2016. A free update to version 6.2 is released, with automatic record matching and ‘hints’ for Findmypast datatabases. Learn more…

"The crown for best PC software belongs to Family Historian 6 for 2015!"

Your Family Tree magazine

“Family Historian 6 takes this well-loved program to dizzying new heights … packed with a host of new features and improvements … it’s the most user-friendly and accessible release yet … vastly improved web-clipping tool, which is now best in class …The crown for best PC software belongs to Family Historian 6 for 2015!”,

Your Family Tree magazine Issue 154, Spring 2015 - Your Family Tree magazine
Journal of One-Name Studies

“Family Historian was the most popular of all the Family History programmes” Conclusion from a survey of members of the Guild of One-Name Studies (10% responded).

Journal of One-Name Studies Volume 11 Issue 8, October — December 2013 - Guild of One-Name Studies

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