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Ancestry {family tree}
« on: July 22, 2018, 06:15:17 PM »
Over the course of the weekend I had a "Condor" moment and thought about looking into my family tree, and the wife's. Obviously I know where to start {look up ancestry sites} which I have and that's were I am at the moment.

I don't expect something for nothing, but why do quite a few of these sites mention the word free when it obviously isn't.
Is anyone out there made the steps I may take and which sites are the best without ripping you off. I've looked at a couple of site reviews and they don't make very good reading, does seem particularly poor. As I say I don't mind signing up but if any of you can point me in the right direction your input would be appreciated........Thanks
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Re: Ancestry {family tree}
« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2018, 09:45:24 PM » isn't cheap, bits of it are free, but it is one of the biggest on the net. might help.

Sadly, most of the free sites have been taken over by paid for versions  :(
Version 1.53 used to be free to use and quite sufficient for you to save your data in a gedcom file.

If you and when you wish to publish your tree data online, there's a free tool for that. The result is shown on my webpages.

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Re: Ancestry {family tree}
« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2018, 03:56:07 PM »
I started a family tree and like Sorastro found they were not free.
TBH I just didn't have the time needed to warrant paying for the research, although I have been helped out by a couple of people who did subscribe and gave me information
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