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Six Reasons to Join American Ancestors

This April, get $20 off your new American Ancestors membership with the code April0421*

1.4 billion searchable names, and more than 200 unique collections, including Mayflower lineages, records from Boston’s Catholic Archdiocese, and the GU272

Four issues per year of two leading publications: the full-color American Ancestors magazine and the Register, the flagship journal of American genealogy

Access to American AncesTREES, a feature-rich online family tree program

Customer service with a human touch—we’re here to help 9-5, Monday through Saturday

Discounts on research services and select books in our bookstore

Your membership will go toward supporting our nonprofit mission to educate, inspire, and connect family historians around the world!

Named by USA Today as one of 10 great places to trace family roots

Named by Family Tree Magazine as one of the Best US Genealogy Websites

What our members have to say...

"I am so glad that I joined—especially after learning about the wealth of information in your databases and better ways to search for it."

—Elaine B.


"I am about four months into my membership and am continually amazed by the quality of records offered and the organization of the site, including concise citations and web links. Most appreciative of the customer service, the online guidance and the obvious dedication to genealogy."

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"Your website is wonderful. I can't thank you enough for all the databases that are available at American Ancestors!!!"

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—Toni R.


"I've been a member of American Ancestors for as long as I can remember. Their holdings are very diverse, their webinars informative, and their staff amazing to work with."

—Wendy C.

*Offer expires 4/30/2021 at 11:59 PM EDT. Valid only with discount code APRIL0421. Not valid on current membership renewals (those with expiration dates of 1/31/2021 onward).