• Category: Reference
  • Release Date: 2010-01-19
  • Current Version: 9.13
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 144.79 MB
  • Developer:
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
Score: 4
From 69,100 Ratings


Discover where you came from through photos, stories, historical documents, and so much more. With the Ancestry app you can explore your family stories anytime, anywhere. • Discover stories, photos, and records about your ancestors with Ancestry Hints™ • Explore billions of historical photos and records • Preserve and share your history with a family tree • Share and collaborate with friends and family • Get notified of new hints and comments Apple Watch Features: • Receive new hint notifications with photo previews. • Save and ignore photo hints right from your Apple Watch. • Keep up with comments and add your own with voice dictation. • Get on-this-day alerts for events from your family history. iPhone and iPad Features: • Ancestry Hints™ automatically find records, photos, and stories about your family • In just a few taps create, edit, and see your family tree • Access more than 14 billion historical records, photos, and more • Sync automatically with your account • Easily upload photos and add facts or stories to your family tree • Add family members to your tree from Facebook • Learn about historical events that affected your ancestors • Explore your ethnic origins with AncestryDNA Start your journey by choosing a subscription: U.S. Discovery Membership: $19.99 per month World Explorer Membership: $34.99 per month Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase. Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew function is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during the subscription period. View our Terms and Conditions at View our privacy policy at



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    By Birdmess
    I love it. It’s very user friendly and convenient for me to use anytime.
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    By Bennyrids
    I can’t believe how much stuff I unlocked! I’m so satisfied that I found 2 distant relatives! Thank you ancestry for unlocking my family! I love this app and I recommend it to everyone who is eager to show their history!
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    Great app. Glad I can sync with my iPad.
  • User friendly

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    I would recommend to my friends and family
  • Solid Performance

    By rdenslow
    Not as glitchy as the PC interface. Also offers more free hints than the website.
  • Loving the dna!!!!

    By bethboz
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    By Bahamamama12
    I like the app but the hints page is really easy to use and quick to see what’s there at a glance.