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Family Historian 6 Tops The List

England’s Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine has  done an eight-page in-depth group comparison of the leading genealogy programs in their recent issue (Issue 114, July 2016). The program comparison titled “The Best Family Tree Builders” looked at price, user interface, mapping tools, photo management, online integration, as well as charts and reports. And […]
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There is Life Beyond Family Tree Maker

The big news of the week has to be Ancestry’s announcement about discontinuing Family Tree Maker. That was a bombshell that no-one saw coming, and the genealogy bloggers and social media world have gone into overdrive since the moment it was announced. Here are links to just a few of the many posts on this […]
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Family Historian: An Alternative to The Master Genealogist (TMG)

For nearly 20 years The Master Genealogist has been a favourite genealogy program for those wanting the most advanced product to record and present their family history research. Sadly the developer recently announced the end of the road for this program. Some TMG users will continue to use it for some time to come. Others will want to change to an alternative. Family Historian has for …
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An Overview of Family Historian 5 [VIDEO]

Family Historian 5 has long been the Number 1 selling genealogy software package in the UK, and is now gaining dedicated followers in Australia. The more I see of this program the more I love it, and I think you will too. In this video Simon gives us an overview of the main aspects of Family Historian, so you can see why so many have fallen in love with this Family Historian.
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Family Historian 5 Available Now

While it’s not exactly breaking news that the UKs No. 1 selling genealogy software program ‘Family Historian’ released a new version recently (Family Historian 5 was released about a month or so ago). But what is news is that we finally have our first supplies. Version 5 is a major update for Family Historian, as they’ve added a powerful new tool for creating great-looking books and booklets. They’ve added a lot of new features but at the same time worked hard to make the program look better, and be easier and nicer to use than ever …
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