One subscription.
Three incredible

Thanks for signing up for an Ancestry® All Access membership, which includes full access to everything on Ancestry, plus subscriptions for™ Basic and Fold3®. You can use your Ancestry username and password to sign in on all three websites, then save records directly to your Ancestry family tree.

Ancestry logo

This is your home base for family history research with hints, millions of records, and a family tree to keep track of everything you find. Visit Ancestry

Newspapers logo

Discover details about your family by searching millions of articles from newspapers dating back to the early 1700s. Visit

Fold3 logo

Find ancestors who served in the military, and trace their service with exclusive access to millions of unique military records. Visit Fold3


Search family records and organize what you find in a single place.

Ancestry is the central hub for your family history experience. This is where you’ll build your family tree, drawing connections between yourself and ancestors going back for generations. Our online collection of historical records is the largest in the world, helping you to make personal discoveries about your family history right from your computer or mobile device.

Build your family tree Basic*

Find your family's stories in historic newspapers.

While names and dates are a great foundation for your family tree, one of the best parts of family history is the stories you can track down. Your Basic subscription is the key to those stories, with over hundreds of millions of newspaper articles as far back as the early 1700s.

Local newspapers are treasure troves of additional insights into your ancestors—awards, wedding announcements, obituaries, community events, and even local advertisements. These are the pieces that fill in the gaps in your ancestors’ lives and give you a peek at the unique individuals they were.

*Other subscriptions to may be available but are not included in the All Access membership due to publisher licensing agreements.

Explore historical newpapers


Discover your family's legacy of military service.

Serving in the military can have a profound impact on a person’s life. As you search for the deeper stories in your family history, military records can be the key to unlocking those stories.

With Fold3, you get access to exclusive collections of military records you won’t find anywhere else online. Trace your family’s legacy of military service with draft records, commendations, service reports, and more. Follow the journey of a specific soldier in your family line, or discover a military link you’d previously overlooked.

Search military records

Save to Ancestry

As you gather stories and documents together, it's helpful to be able to store them in a centralized location. When you find new documents on or Fold3, click "Save to Ancestry" to link those sources directly to an individual on your Ancestry family tree.