Family Tree Maker Platinum

Build your family tree.  Preserve your family legacy with the most comprehensive family records database in the world

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Release Date: 16/05/2008

Build your family tree.  Preserve your family legacy with the most comprehensive family records database in the world.

Family history is a fun, rewarding hobby that connects you with the past – and brings you closer to your present family. Just getting started? Family Tree Maker will make it easy for you to explore and preserve your family heritage. Already an expert? You'll appreciate the program's robust features, including flexible data-management options and a wide variety of output choices.

The largest collection of records available anywhere in the world

  • 8 Billion searchable names
  • Access to the complete English and Welsh Birth, Marriage and Death indexes 1837-to date
  • Newspapers and periodicals
  • Military records including British Army World War One Records
  • Immigration and emigration records
  • The British Phone Books 1880-1984
  • And much, much more

The Platinum Edition includes:

Getting Started Guide free subscription
6 MONTHS premium access to the UK's most popular family history site with over 1.3 million registered UK members, offering access to over 8 billion searchable names

Megan Smolenyak UK Training Video (DVD)
Whether you're just getting started with family history, or are already underway with your research, the whole process of genealogy can sometimes be a daunting prospect.

With the official Family Tree Maker Training DVD, specifically designed for this UK version, you can watch as Ancestry's family history expert Megan Smolenyak takes you step-by-step through the process of researching your family history and building a family tree. Featuring clear, concise instruction, you can watch over 50 minutes of high-quality video footage and on-screen demonstrations, showing exactly what you need to do to get started with this fun and rewarding pastime. 

The Official Guide to Family Tree Maker – 400 pages
This in-depth guide will help you use Family Tree Maker 2008 to create a family history that you and your family will treasure for years. Start building your tree by entering what you already know. Then follow the author's step-by-step instructions to locate more information about your ancestors online, add photographs and rich media files, and design charts and reports to display and share. 

Learn the why, how, and when of using its most popular features; get advise for mastering advanced tasks and read quick lessons that will make your family history research fast and fun. All In a fully indexed format complete with screenshots and straightforward instructions written specifically fort he newest – and best – Family Tree Maker ever.

Exclusive! 3 FREE issues of Your Family Tree Magazine
As a valued Family Tree Maker Platinum customer you are eligible to receive your first 3 issues of Your Family Tree Magazine absolutely free. Inside the UK's best selling genealogy magazine you'll find all this and more:

"The publishers have taken  the chance to revisit and rethink almost every area of its operation…the extended subscriptions to Ancestry's online UK records, coupled with vastly improves searching, give users a great chance to tackle their brickwalls. Buy it for a comprehensive package with the chance to use Ancestry's UK records."
Your Family Tree Magazine Oct 2007

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