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Legacy Family Tree is the program of choice for users of all levels and abilities

Sophisticated research tools, powerful search capabilities, and professional-quality trees, reports, and books make the award-winning Legacy Family Tree the program of choice for users of all levels and abilities. Search the Internet for billions of genealogy records.


Legacy 6.0 Features

Legacy Home

  • The Legacy News box brings you articles and announcements about genealogy-related

  • The To-Do list lets you enter tasks you would like to be reminded
    of.  These reminders are displayed on the day you specify and remain visible
    until you reschedule or cancel them.

  • Birthdays and anniversaries for individuals you specify can be displayed
    so you don't forget important dates.

  • The Statistics box displays the number of individuals, families and
    sources in current family file.

  • The Updates box shows the current Legacy version.  If a newer
    version is available, it is also shown along with a Download Now! link.

  • The Support box gives provides easy access to a variety of technical
    support options as well as training material, bug reporting and submitting suggestions.

Family/Pedigree View

  • Up to six Family/Pedigree View windows can be opened at the same
    time. This allows you to view different parts of the same file at one time.

  • You can have two different Family Files open simultaneously. This
    lets you compare two files side-by-side and copy information from one to the other.

  • You can easily copy people from one file to another using our Drag-and-Drop

  • Right-clicking on any element pops up a menu containing the currently
    available options.

  • Nine levels of individual tags and nine levels of marriage tags are
    available for marking various subsets. These can be used for reports and exporting

  • Pop-up lists are immediately available from Family View:

  1. Spouse List

  2. Siblings List

  3. Notes (general, research and medical)

  4. Picture Gallery (individual and marriage)

  5. LDS ordinance list

  6. Source citation list

  • Pedigree View shows the spouses, children and siblings of the current

  • New individuals can be added in either view.

  • Up to 200 bookmarks can be set on individuals allowing quick return
    to specific persons. A bookmark list can be displayed.

  • History List tracks up to the last 200 individuals displayed. (Similar
    to bookmarks but automatically maintained.)

  • Bubble Help is available for most features when the mouse cursor
    is over them. (This can be turned off in the Customize section.)