Category Archives: My Heritage

Legacy Family Tree has been acquired by MyHeritage

This is big news.  Legacy Family Tree is an excellent desktop family history product.  Unfortunately they never created a version that can be used on a Mac. Now Legacy Family Tree has been “acquired” by MyHeritage – what does this … Continue reading

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New digital collection at MyHeritage.com

We tend to think of MyHeritage.com as being  a great place to search a very large collection of family trees that people have submitted – and home to SuperSearch, which is a great tool for finding what you are looking … Continue reading

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Is this the season of surprises?

But I didn’t expect this one from Ancestry.com!  In a blog article on Dec 8 Ancestry announces that they would be “retiring” their Family Tree Maker  (FTM) – click here for the article. What is the timeline?  Sales will stop … Continue reading

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MyHeritage gives access to 46 million Swedish Household Records

From the MyHeritage blog dated 15 October 2015: We are happy to announce that we’ve added over 46 million Swedish records to MyHeritage SuperSearch. The high quality parish register records, spanning 1880 to 1920, are now available, indexed and searchable online … Continue reading

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News from RootsMagic and an Exciting Indexing Experience

We recently had a nice surprise – RootsMagic released version 7 of their popular software!  http://rootsmagic.com/   Many of you know that we are RootsMagic enthusiasts.  The free RootsMagic Essentials version continues – so you can try that for free. … Continue reading

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Some items from Rootstech 2013 – Rootsmagic for the mac and MyHeritage.com

We had a great time  at RootsTech 2013 in Salt Lake City.  There were over 6700 people registered.  It was held in the Salt Palace Convention Centre.  How big is the convention centre?  There were 3 conferences being held simultaneously! … Continue reading

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