Go to http://familysearch.org/invite/familytree_tab to sign in using your normal user name and password. This will be the only time you will need to access this page. The first time you sign in, you will be automatically redirected to your family tree section on the main FamilySearch.org website. That’s right.
How do I sign into FamilySearch?
If you have an existing FamilySearch account, you can sign in using your username and password. If you do not have an existing account, you can easily create one by clicking the Sign In option from the FamilySearch home page, and then click Create an Account.
Why can’t I log into FamilySearch?
Steps. Clear your FamilySearch Cookies at https://www.familysearch.org/cookies. If clearing your cookies does not work, recover your FamilySearch username and password if you have forgotten them. If you still cannot sign in, please contact FamilySearch Support.
Is FamilySearch completely free?
Yes, FamilySearch really is free. Originally intended for Church members, FamilySearch resources help millions of people around the world discover their heritage and connect with family members. …
What has happened to FamilySearch?
The new.FamilySearch.org website was recently closed down because, among other things, it no longer allowed us to provide the best possible service and data resources to our users. The few users who were still using the new.FamilySearch.org site were redirected to the current FamilySearch Family Tree website.
How do I get a free ancestry account on FamilySearch?
To sign up for your free Ancestry account, visit the Ancestry.com page on FamilySearch. If you already have an Ancestry account, you can convert it to an Church account, which allows you to access some unique features and integration tools with FamilySearch that are available only through a partnership account.
Who can have a FamilySearch account?
Anyone 13 years old or older can register for a FamilySearch account without parental permission. Children ages 8–12 years old can register for a FamilySearch account with parental permission. This account can be created on either churchofjesuschrist.org or FamilySearch.org.
Where do I find family search settings?
You can do this yourself:
- Visit www.FamilySearch.org, and sign in to the account you use as stake indexing director, which is most likely the same as your LDS Account.
- Click your name in the top right corner, and then click Settings.
- Under the FamilySearch logo in the top left corner, click the tab labeled Contact.
How do I change my FamilySearch password?
Sign in at FamilySearch. In the upper right corner, click your name. Click Settings. Click Account.
You can change your password:
- Click Want to Change Your Password?
- Enter your current password.
- Enter your new password.
- Confirm your new password.
- Click Save.
Is FamilySearch a legitimate site?
FamilySearch is a nonprofit organization and website offering genealogical records, education, and software. It is operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), and is closely connected with the church’s Family History Department.
Is FamilySearch.org safe?
While some tests have incorrectly identified FamilySearch.org as being vulnerable to Heartbleed, our thorough analysis has told us there was never any threat, and FamilySearch.org is completely safe from this bug.
How does FamilySearch make money?
A. The partners are helping us publish searchable records that would not otherwise be indexed for decades. In most instances, FamilySearch digitizes and publishes the images, and the partner pays a commercial company to index the records.