Help Legacy Australia. Share your Anzac ancestor’s story & Ancestry will donate $5

Posted by Web Operations on March 25, 2015 in Ancestry App, Australia, General Announcement, Member Stories, Military, Photographs

Ancestry is asking our lovely members and the Australian community to share their Anzac ancestor’s stories and for each photo and story shared on the Ancestry Anzac Hero Wall facebook app, Ancestry will donate $5 to Legacy Australia up to $15,000. The Ancestry Anzac Hero Wall is an app hosted on the Ancestry facebook page Read More

Ancestry app for Android is among Google’s Best of the Best of 2012

Posted by Web Operations on January 7, 2013 in Ancestry App, Australia, New Zealand

ORIGINALLY AUTHORED BY AARON ORR, ANCESTRY.COM Every year Google reviews thousands of apps and selects their top picks—we’re pleased to share that our Ancestry app for Android is one of Google’s top picks of 2012! A recent update to the Ancestry app for Android introduced hints so members can make new family discoveries from the Read More

The Android app is here!

Posted by Web Operations on January 4, 2012 in Ancestry App

Authored by Kendall Hulet, For all of our users that have been patiently waiting for an Android app, your wait is over! We’re happy to announce the launch of our new Android app. Download the app now. The new app for Android phones and tablets allows you to interact with your Read More

Version 3 of App Out Now

Posted by Web Operations on December 13, 2011 in Ancestry App

Authored by Kendall Hulet from   Wouldn’t it be great to be able to view and merge’s “shaky leaf” record hints into your family tree directly on your iPhone, iPad or iPod?  We thought so, too. We are pleased to announce the availability of an enhanced version 3 of our free Ancestry iPhone, iPad and iPod Read More

Android Beta Testers Needed

Posted by Web Operations on October 4, 2011 in Ancestry App

We’ve been working hard on an Android version of the Ancestry mobile app, and we’re looking for Android users to help us test an early beta version. If you are interested in being a beta tester, regularly use an Android phone or tablet, and are an subscriber, please click here to take a short Read More