September is an exciting month for us as it is our birthday, and this year Gould Genealogy & History turns 44. I know it’s not a ‘BIG’ birthday, but we’re still excited, and we’re going to celebrate, and YOU get the presents.

We have lots of exciting things planned throughout the month, including giveaways, special offers and discounts, so be sure to keep an eye on our emails for the latest happenings.

But today we are so excited to announce that mega-company, MyHeritage have joined our party, and are offering our customers an exclusive 50% discount on a complete 1 year membership.

So instead of paying AU$383.90, you pay just AU$187.42 to access over 12.5 billion, (that’s right, BILLION) records.

So what do you get with a complete MyHeritage subscription? Let me tell you:

  • Private family site with unlimited capacity
  • Consistency Checker — scans your family tree for mistakes and inconsistencies
  • Start a new tree or import GEDCOM
  • Unlimited photo colorisation with MyHeritage In Color
  • Unlimited photo storage
  • Apps for iPhone, iPad & Android
  • Smart Matches with 53 million trees
  • Full privacy control
  • VIP customer support
  • Join 59 million users who have built trees with 4 billion people
  • Search 12.5 billion historical records
  • Automatic Record Matches
  • Birth, marriage and death records
  • Vital records from 48 countries
  • Military and immigration records
  • 1790-1940 USA Census
  • 1841-1911 England & Wales census
  • One billion records added every year
  • New: 450,000 historical books

In case you’re wondering how does this differ from other online genealogy companies here’s a little run-down …

MyHeritage is a world-leader in innovative technology in the genealogy world, and in so many other ways. Apart from having over 12 billion historical records, and over 50 million family trees online, they offer Smart Matching, SuperSearch, Record Detective, Global Name Translation, Consistency Checker, DNA, Health reports from your DNA, Book Matching, Search Connect, Search records by location. Pedigree Map, fabulous charts for you to print out, and the most amazing photo colourisation and enhancement tools! And, they allow you to create a collaborative tree which is great multiple people in different states or countries to be able to work on the same tree.

Apart from that, they also launched DNA Quest to aid in reuniting families through DNA, and the MyHeritage Education which is a site that is choc-full of videos and articles about how to use anything and everything related to MyHeritage.

But how do they differ? Well, MyHeritage are heavily focussed on European and Scandinavian records, so if you have connections in these regions you may well records on MyHeritage that you won’t with other online-big-name companies. Of course they also have US, Canada, UK, Australia and NZ records as well.

So if you’ve not had a MyHeritage subscription before, and are interested in giving MyHeritage a go, sign up now, and save yourself some big $$$s.


Ts&Cs: this offer runs through until 30 September 2020, and is available to new subscribers.