Leading French Genealogy Company, Geneanet, Joins Ancestry
Back to Blog

At Ancestry®, we are committed to growing our global community so that more people can easily discover, craft and connect around their family story. That is why we are pleased to announce that Ancestry has acquired Geneanet, a leading French genealogy company, to enable family history discoveries and connections for even more people around the world. 


With over 30 billion records from more than 80 countries, including the largest collection of European records, Ancestry continues to invest in digitizing and indexing new content collections. Over the next few months, Ancestry will make over 100 million French historical records available for Geneanet customers. The collection includes our rapidly growing collection of French census and birth, marriage and death records and will help accelerate family history discoveries and connections between people in France, and those around the world with French heritage.  


We are proud to welcome Geneanet and their employees to Ancestry.