Full access to global records.
Discover your story through the world’s largest online collection of family history records—including over 3 billion international records. You can follow your family’s journey across continents and trace your heritage to the countries where it began.
It starts with your family tree.
Building your family tree is the first step to making new discoveries—and Ancestry® makes it easy. The names, dates, and places you add to your tree help us search our record collections for hidden ancestors and surprising details.
Ancestry Hints® connects you to more stories.
Once you start your tree, Ancestry® will begin to comb through our collections and add possible details and discoveries to the tree. These Ancestry Hints® are exciting clues that could lead to new ancestor connections, stories, and insights.