Our People

Ancestry has 1,600 employees located around the world, with 1,100 employees in Utah, 300 employees in San Francisco, and approximately 100 employees in Dublin, Ireland.

Product and Technology

Ancestry currently manages about 10 petabytes of structured and unstructured data, including billions of records detailing births, marriages, deaths, military service, and immigration.

Records and Content

Ancestry hosts the world’s largest online collection of family history records.

Company Overview

Ancestry, the global leader in family history and consumer genomics, harnesses the information found in family trees, historical records, and DNA to help people gain a new level of understanding about their lives.

Test Financial Event

FGS 2016 Conference

Hosted by the Federation of Genealogical Societies with local host Illinois State Genealogical Society in Springfield, IL, FGS 2016 brings you sessions with a wide array of offerings from many of the nation's leading family history experts, along with top international speakers from Scotland and Australia. Each day of the conference is full of sessions aimed at strengthening your research skills no matter what your level or area of expertise might be.

IAJGS 2016 Conference

This year’s focus is The Wandering Jew.

SoCal Jamboree 2016

Jamboree 2016 offers an exceptional educational opportunity for family historians and genealogists of all experience levels.The theme for Jamboree 2016 is "Giving to the Future by Preserving the Past." We welcome all attendees who are interested genealogy and preserving the past for future generations. Our heritage focus will be on German, Eastern European, and African-American research. Topics covered will include research methods, analysis and problem solving, organization techniques, family history writing, the use of technology, and more.

Ancestry Announces Closing of $2.6 Billion Silver Lake and GIC Strategic Investment

LEHI, Utah, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ancestry.com LLC, the world's leading provider of online family history and personal DNA testing, today announced that Silver Lake Partners and GIC successfully completed their previously announced transaction to acquire substantial equity stakes in Ancestry at an enterprise value of approximately $2.6 billion.

Ancestry Acquires Adpay, Inc.

PROVO, Utah, May 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ancestry.com LLC, the largest provider of family history and personal DNA testing, announced today that its subsidiary has entered into a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger to acquire Adpay, Inc., creators and operators of the Memoriams.com obituary input network.