About our memberships memberships include:

Billions of historical records from the U.S. — Including the complete U.S. Census Collection (1790-1930), almost 200 million U.S. military records and many others.

More than 1 billion historical records from other countries — World Deluxe members also get access to historical records from 15 countries, including the UK, Canada and Australia. Hints — Clickable leaves pop up in member's family trees, leading to new information about their ancestors in historical records and other trees.

Millions of family trees — It's easy to create a family tree, share it with loved ones online and learn more about ancestors in the millions of other trees on

A helpful worldwide community — Members benefit from the collective wisdom of more than 1.2 million community members around the world.

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Focus on the U.S.

Fifty states. Hundreds of years of history.

This membership is the right choice for those who want to really explore their American roots.
12 Months $189
6 Months $99

Expand to the World

Most of us came from somewhere.

This membership includes all historical records from the U.S., plus records from 15 other countries.
12 Months $299
6 Months $149

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