100 Best Genealogy Blogs and Websites
Here are 100 Best Genealogy Blogs you should follow in 2023
Lehi, Utah, US
Ancestry is the global leader in family history and consumer genomics, harnessing the information found in family trees, historical records, genetics and health history to help people gain a new level of understanding about their lives.
2.4M⋅ 490 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
MyHeritage is the leading global destination for discovering, preserving and sharing family history. Our platform and DNA kits make it easy for anyone, anywhere to embark on a meaningful journey into their past and treasure their family stories for generations to come.
441.7K⋅ 79.5K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
Reynoldsburg, Ohio, US
Genealogy, history, and whatever else crosses the mind of Amy Johnson Crow. Helping family historians learn how to make more discoveries and have more fun doing it.
10K⋅ 9.1K⋅ 1.6K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
How to Find Your Family History Genealogy Podcast. Lisa Louise Cooke is the owner of Genealogy Gems, a genealogy and family history multi-media company. She is Producer and Host of the Genealogy Gems Podcast,
6.2K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
London, England, UK
Findmypast.co.uk is a family history website, with an ever-growing collection of records that can help you find ancestors and long-lost family members. It's an inclusive family, so we hope that both experienced historians and those just starting to build their tree will enjoy participating in our many conversations.
Also in UK Genealogy Blogs
320.6K⋅ 34.8K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
Los Angeles, California, US
Geni is solving the puzzle of genealogy by inviting the world to build the definitive online family tree. Users add and invite their relatives to join their family tree, which Geni compares to other trees. Matching trees can be merged into Geni's World Family Tree, which currently contains over 100 million living users and their ancestors.
58.9K⋅ 12.1K ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact
Kathryn Lake Hogan UE, PLCGS is a Canadian professional genealogist who revels in teaching people how to find their ancestors in Canada She is the founder and owner of the Canadian-based genealogy business Looking Ancestors.
1.3K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Apr 2008 Get Email Contact
Geneanet was launched in 1996 by genealogy enthusiasts to help family history researchers sharing their data and it was an instant success. Geneanet offers every kind of genealogy record published by researchers, genealogy societies, commercial companies, etc. Build Your Online Family Tree, Share Your Family History And Learn More About Your Ancestors.
6.4K⋅ 2.3K ⋅6 posts / month Get Email Contact
10. Vita Brevis
Boston, Massachusetts, US
Vita Brevis is written by research staff at New England Historic Genealogical Society and other experts in the field. It covers our latest family history discoveries alongside news about the greater genealogical community.
1 post / day Get Email Contact
Chula Vista, California, US
Welcome to my genealogy blog. Genea-Musings features genealogy research tips and techniques, genealogy news items and commentary, genealogy humor, San Diego genealogy society news, family history research and some family history stories from the keyboard of Randy Seaver (of Chula Vista CA), who thinks that Genealogy Research Is really FUN!
6.1K ⋅2 posts / day Get Email Contact
This blog carries the latest Irish genealogy news and it's read by professional and amateur genealogists who recognise its independence and wide coverage of news.
4.5K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
Covers everything about genealogy, genealogy lookups from many resources from birth and marriage records, wills, old letters and diaries. Ancestral Findings allows you to enjoy the thrill of the hunt, the adventure, and the excitement of researching your ancestors.
Also in Genealogy Magazines
29.4K⋅ 1.2K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
14. Genealogy's Star
Mesa, Arizona, US
Your guide to what's new in the genealogy universe.
1.2K⋅ 60 ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
The Legal Genealogist, written by Judy G. Russell JD, able to help you. As she discusses notaries, which records are newly available for research, the issue of plagiarism, and more in her blog posts.
Also in Australia Law Blogs
7.5K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Jan 2012 Get Email Contact
Roberta Estes has been a professional scientist and business owner. She been writing Personalized DNA Reports, publishing articles in newsletters about genetic genealogy.
2.1K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
The National Institute, leaders in online genealogy education, have been offering genealogy and history courses since 1997. Helping genealogists and family historians build a foundation for research excellence.
787⋅ 9.1K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Genealogy à la carte is a daily blog about genealogy news, resources, and issues facing the genealogy community across Canada and, from time to time, in the United States and elsewhere around the world all written from a Montréal point de vue.
Also in Canadian Genealogy Blogs
2.3K ⋅7 posts / week Get Email Contact
Genealogical.com is the leading and oldest publisher of genealogy books in the country.
182 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
20. UpFront with NGS
Arlington, Virginia, US
The National Genealogical Society (NGS), a non-profit organization founded in 1903, is the premier national society for everyone from the beginner to the most advanced family historian. The National Genealogical Society is an indispensable resource for genealogists and family historians seeking excellence in educational offerings, publications and materials, research and research guidance.
22.1K⋅ 16.6K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
FamilyTree.com is an online resource for family history research. Search for your family tree genealogy heritage, culture and surnames history.
Also in Family Tree Blogs
10K⋅ 1K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
Chicago, Illinois, US
High-Definition Genealogy provides various services to the genealogy and family history community including market research, consulting, education, and more.
1.3K⋅ 1.4K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
24. Family Locket
Tucson, Arizona, US
We are a Mormon mother-daughter team sharing our family history ideas for researching, preserving memories, and involving all ages in engaging activities. Our mission is to help people of all ages and backgrounds be successful in researching and preserving their family history. Follow this blog to know more about researching and preserving family history.
2.5K⋅ 1.9K⋅ 970 ⋅3 posts / week ⋅ Aug 2015 Get Email Contact
Alphen aan den Rijn, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Information about finding ancestors in the Netherlands by professional Dutch genealogist Yvette Hoitink.
2.2K⋅ 1.3K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
Oakland, California, US
A blog about the California Genealogical Society and Library in Oakland, California. Connecting people to their diverse family heritage. Our scope is nationwide and our San Francisco resources are unmatched. Whether you have Gold Rush ancestors or have no family connection to California, you will find extensive support for your genealogy research at CGS.
4.4K⋅ 3.7K ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact
South Carolina, US
Cheri Hudson Passey has been researching her family and helping others get started with their research since the early 1980's. Born in Camden, South Carolina, her ancestors have been in the state for many generations. Her blog, Carolina Girl Genealogy has been instrumental in connecting with and sharing information about her family and the research process.
1.2K⋅ 3.4K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
Salt Lake City, Utah, US
Legacy Tree Genealogists is a worldwide provider of professional genealogy research services. Our team of genealogists can discover your family! Legacy Tree is a leading provider of genealogy and family tree research services.
15.7K⋅ 506 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Los Alamos, New Mexico, US
Family History Fanatics is your home for genealogy education through blogs, videos, and virtual conferences. Enjoy the genealogy and DNA research journey with training from the Family History Fanatics. Discover how to climb your family tree, understand your DNA, and write your family history stories along the way. Family History Fanatics is a genealogy education resource to help you improve your family history research skills and have fun along the way.
3.9K⋅ 3.1K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
GeneaBloggersTRIBE provides educational support for genealogy content providers on a variety of platforms. Mission to combine the more traditional forms of genealogy research and documentation with the newer forms of communication which including blogging and the use of social media.
15K⋅ 6 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
North Carolina, US
This blog is authored by I believe researching your genealogy does not have to be overwhelming. All you need is a solid plan, a genealogy toolbox, and the knowledge to use those tools. When you become a member of the Are You My Cousin? community, you will get the resources and tools to confidently and efficiently research your ancestors so that you can connect with your own personal identity within your family
4.5K⋅ 1.9K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Working together to help genealogists discover their ancestors. We are a group of friends in Montreal, Quebec who meet on a regular basis to discuss our genealogy research and brick walls. Together, we offer suggestions and share ideas. We tell stories and talk about everything from new websites, books, local archival centres, genealogy societies, and conferences to new technology, and genealogy.
2.7K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
Orting, Washington, US
The free daily online genealogy nautamagazine.
3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Behold is a genealogy program for Windows that allows you to view and use all your genealogy data at once. You organize it how you want. You include what you want. Behold's Everything Report lets you see all your data about everyone and how their lives overlap. It presents your information to best help you analyze the evidence you've researched.
773 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
Find your Irish ancestry with John Grenham's expert system.
1.1K⋅ 1.4K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Welcome to Italian Genealogy Research. As many more people are exploring their family history it is time to have a site and blog dedicated to guiding and assisting people to find their Italian Heritage. I will be posting a daily blog with insight tips and encouragement.
228 ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
New England, North Dakota, US
A blog about genealogy and thoughts about the various roots and branches of my family tree as well as the times in which my ancestors lived.Included are the West, White,and McFarland families.
1.2K ⋅15 posts / month ⋅ Jan 2007 Get Email Contact
Salt Lake City, Utah, US
Affordable family research and genealogy services, including DNA testing analysis. Contact My Family Genie for a free initial consultation.
2.3K⋅ 3.4K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
George G. Morgan and Drew Smith discuss genealogy. This is the longest-running, regularly produced genealogy podcast in the world!
5.1K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
The French Genealogy Blog is written by Anne Morddel, a Board Certified Genealogist and member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, who is a native Californian living in France. It is a 'how-to' blog, with each post explaining how to use the many resources available for families to research their French ancestors.
209⋅ 372 ⋅4 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
A genealogy blog about my ancestors from Norway, Sweden, Portugal, Brazil, England, Mexico and the United States. I have served as a Family History Consultant and taught a family history class for six years at church. Blog by Jana Last.
339⋅ 3.1K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
North Devon, New Brunswick, Canada
As The History Interpreter, I aim to bring history alive in a variety of ways. I am passionate about encouraging young people to become interested in the past, especially through living history or family history. You can read about my chaotic historical life on my blog at Latest News from the History Interpreter. Here you will find my ramblings about history, genealogy, and writing, as well as accounts of my various travels hither and yon.
1.7K ⋅3 posts / month ⋅ Apr 2012 Get Email Contact
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
After researching my family history for a number of years I thought that I would give back to the genealogy world. And that is why I created this site so that I could help YOU discover your ancestors! My mission is to provide guides and tips to help you get the most from your family history research.
667⋅ 709 ⋅2 posts / quarter ⋅ Jun 2016 Get Email Contact
Know Who Wears the Genes in Your Family Promotes Family History and Genealogy, While Also Offering Family History and Genealogy Research, Heir Search, Heirloom Family Trees and Charts, Presentations, and More!
557 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Baltimore, Maryland, US
Genealogy tips & stories tracing family with microfilmed records, records in Ukrainian archives, and (sometimes) online records. Jewish genealogy blog
1.7K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
46. Family Tree Frog
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
A blog about genealogy and family history. An Australian family historian recording her research for posterity.
666 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Bribie, Queensland, Australia
Shauna Hicks is an Australian genealogist & family historian, researcher, speaker, writer & traveller. Her blog records her research (both in Australia and overseas), links she like, articles or newsletters she read, family history news that excites her and so on. The aim is to be a weekly record of her activities which might be of interest to other genealogy researchers.
3.2K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Jul 2011 Get Email Contact
Anyone who starts doing genealogy becomes obsessed with it. I'm no different. But...I am passionate about doing it right. I want every manic genealogy fan to care about their work.
1K⋅ 148 ⋅4 posts / month Get Email Contact
My name is Ellen Thompson-Jennings and I'm the creator of the Family History Hound. I discovered a passion for genetic genealogy and although I'm not an expert I think my deep dive into the subject may help others with their quest. So please follow my blog and my journey to find out more about genealogy and genetic genealogy.
1K⋅ 1.3K⋅ 573 ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Apr 2015 Get Email Contact
Echuca, Victoria, Australia
A blog about genealogy and family history research - hints and tips, new online resources, books, classes and coming events.
54 ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact
51. Data Mining DNA
This website is operated by M.C.O.B. Technology Ltd. Data Analysis and Genealogy Research on DNA Matches.
18 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
Dickson, Tennessee, US
Info on people places and things helpful in my genealogy research.
255 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
Sassy Jane Genealogy is a family history website, featuring blog posts and e-book guides on genealogy research in the U.S. and Europe. The Sassy Jane genealogy blog offers useful posts about family history research in the U.S. and Europe, along with organizing your records and photos.
601⋅ 159 ⋅3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
Mission, Texas, US
Mexican Genealogy, is a blog dedicated to Mexican Genealogy. It's primary purpose is to educate and provide its readers with resources to locate their Mexican Ancestors, whom at one point lived in Mexico.
3.2K⋅ 2.7K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
Linking your UK Ancestors to Canadian Genealogy resources.
1.6K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
Kentucky Genealogical Society fosters excellence in genealogy through educational programs and projects that preserve, produce, and disseminate knowledge of genealogical or historical value for Kentucky people. We bring together researchers and family historians to promote fellowship and networking for Kentucky genealogy.
9K⋅ 297 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
The Extra Yad is a play on English and Hebrew ('Yad' means hand and is also the name of the pointer used while reading from the Torah scroll) words reflecting the several realities of my involvement with Jewish family history
1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
Blog covers insights on genealogy, genealogy toolbox, writings, designs and much more. The creative family historian is a blog by author Prudence who is a graphic designer and a storyteller that helps in bringing your family history to life.
1.2K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
A gateway to discovering and tracking the descendants of the original New Netherland Brouwer progenitors, namely Adam Brouwer of Gowanus, Jan (or Johannes) Brouwer of Flatlands and Willem Brouwer of Beverwijck (Albany).
1 post / week Get Email Contact
Jan and Robin are dedicated to helping you past your genealogy research challenges in finding resources to identify your ancestors.
2.6K⋅ 72 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
61. Genealogy Jude
My aim in writing this blog is to share my passion for family history. By sharing the stories, I hope to inspire you to give a voice to the characters that inhabit your records and live in your head. Keep the memory alive of those that have vanished from our collective memory, breathe life into them, get to know them better.
117⋅ 4.1K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
Santa Barbara, California, US
Heart of the Family features family stories, technology, and methodology tips, and is home to the Genealogy Blog Party. Written by Elizabeth O'Neal. Our goal is to help you find creative, time-saving ways to make the past a part of your present.
891⋅ 4.7K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
Kraj Vysocina, Czech Republic
Blog for those who are interested in Czech genealogy, who have ancestors in Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia.
150 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
Steve writes a daily genealogy research weblog where he posts images of the documents important in his family history and discusses the genealogical research process.
2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
My family history blog expands the information in my family tree, telling some of the stories that go with the names and dates I have collected there. The people I write about are mostly from the families of Boltz, Cavenagh-Mainwaring, Champion de Crespigny, Cross, Cudmore, Dana, Gilbart, Manock, Plowright, Sullivan, Way and Young.
56⋅ 100 ⋅11 posts / month Get Email Contact
Miscellany of Tips, Records and Other Useful Things.
3 posts / month Get Email Contact
Westford, Massachusetts, US
Massachusetts Genealogy, With a Focus on Mayflower Families & Other Early Settlers of Plymouth & Barnstable Counties
1 post / month Get Email Contact
Keep up with articles from South King County Genealogy Society Blog.
500 ⋅4 posts / month ⋅ Feb 2019 Get Email Contact
New South Wales, Australia
I've been doing family history for the last 30 years. I am a journalist and recently gained my Diploma in Family History from the University of Tasmania. I've always loved visiting cemeteries and discovering the stories of those who have gone before us. In this blog, I get the stories from down under. Discovering the tales of Australians that are buried in our graves in our graveyards and cemeteries to complete our family history and genealogy. Every Australian has a story to tell.
684 ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Nov 2019 Get Email Contact
Where I can tell stories, relate experiences and pass along tips discovered while doing research on my family; through volunteer activities, including as an Online Parish Clerk; and from projects completed as a genealogical consultant.
5 posts / month Get Email Contact
Follow the triumphs and tribulations of a passionate genealogist.
3 posts / month Get Email Contact
72. Claire Bradley
Claire Bradley is a Dublin-based genealogist specializing in Irish ancestry.
397 ⋅7 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
Airdrie, Scotland, UK
Treehouse Genealogy is a professional genealogy company based in Central Scotland carrying out Ancestral, Military & House Histories. Brick Wall Research, Virtual Visits, Eulogy Service & Ancestral Tour planning. Follow the blog for interesting articles on Scottish Genealogy, Military Research, Reviews of Software/books and much more.
2.5K⋅ 343 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact
Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada
Bill Buchanan is a long-time genealogy enthusiast, living in Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada. This blog will describe my experiences as I research my family history and help others.
4 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
A Week of Genealogy book features genealogy tips on what to do online and offline.
93 ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
|Judy G. Russell||legalgenealogist.com||166|
|Cheri Hudson Passey||carolinagirlgenealogy.com||94|
|Olive Tree Genealogy||olivetreegenealogy.blogspot.com||81|
|George G. Morgan & Drew Smith||genealogyguys.com||80|
|Devon Noel Lee||familyhistoryfanatics.com||72|
|California Genealogical Society||blog.californiaancestors.org||62|
|Marie Cooke Beckman||mariegen.blogspot.com||60|
Genealogy Blog Topics
|Topic||Number of posts|
|Profile Of The Day||259|
|My Genealogy Research||193|
|Lectures, Conferences, Online Learning, TV||90|
|Topic||Past Month Count|
Genealogy Blogs By Category
|Category||No. of Blogs|
|DNA Genealogy OR Genetic Genealogy Blogs||43|
Genealogy Blogs By Country
|Country||No. of Blogs|
|Canadian Genealogy Blogs||19|
|UK Genealogy Blogs||13|
|Australian Genealogy Blogs||9|