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About Ancestry - Family History

Discover where you came from through photos, stories, historical documents, and so much more. With the Ancestry® app you can explore and collect your family stories anytime, anywhere.

• NEW - Now search for ancestors across 20+ billion historical records, photos, gravestone images, stories and more
• Discover your genetic ethnicity, and make connections with living relatives, by taking an Ancestry DNA® test
• With Ancestry Hints® get sent new automated discoveries about your ancestors; their life stories, their actual family photos, where they came from, languages they spoke, how they made a living and more
• Preserve you and your family’s information (photos, stories, life events, and more) in a single location so it can be preserved for generations to come
• Share your discoveries and collaborate with friends and family

Android Phone and Tablet Features:

• Ancestry Hints® automatically finds records, photos, and stories about your family
• In just a few taps create, edit, and add your family tree
• Sync automatically with your account
• Easily upload and preserve your family photos
• View your Ancestry DNA® ethnicity and DNA matches
• Advanced search features so you can more easily find ancestors across our 20+ billion records.

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Best App for Adding Unlimited Ancestors, Multiple Trees, Photos & Documents for Free!!! I like the app better than the website, it's faster and easier to add people and view hints. Thank you Ancestry! 😁❤
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Eleni Mavraganis
Easy to use and a lot of information available.
Javier Correa