Thursday, April 10

Genealogy Freeware

My Family Health Portrait. Free download of a tool the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that will help you organize your family tree and help you identify common diseases that may run in your family.

Free Software : Legacy Family Tree 6.0: The full-featured professional genealogy program that helps you track, organize, print, and share your family history. Includes sourcing, reports, merging, To Do list, slide shows, multimedia, Web pages, spell checking, import and export and much more. And, it's FREE! Developed for this special version of Legacy Standard Edition allows you to search directly from the Legacy Progam to the world's largest pedigree-linked archives at

Bygones Bygones is a freeware software program designed primarily to keep genealogical research notes on a laptop computer. However, it also has databases that genealogists without laptops may find useful. It is available for Windows 95/98/me/XP/NT and Macintosh 8.1+ computers.

England, Scotland and Wales Parish Locator for Windows. A database of almost 25,000 parishes and churches. From the full listing you are able to select a 'Home' parish around which you need to identify other churches. You can enter a distance in either miles or kilometers from the 'Home' parish and request a listing of all such churches from the database within that radius.