Genealogy

Where we come from

and where we're going

TEACHES US

CAN PRESERVE THE PAST

WE

Irish American English German Italian Mexican African

Genealogy helps us discover our diversity

And share our findings with people who appreciate it the most

Low

High

Interest in Genealogy

INTEREST IS GROWING

AND

The genealogy industry will grow

36%

by the year 2020

All

over

the world

2.3

Billion dollars was spent on genealogy work in 2012

Amateur genealogists will spend between $1,000 and $18,000 looking for ancestors this year.

Different blogs are listed on Geneabloggers

2700

At least 10,000 AncestryDNA tests are being administered every month.

The Genealogy Gems Podcast has been downloaded over

1,000,000

times

in

75

countries

GENEALOGY ISN'T EASY

BUT

If you have 8 great-grandparents

Then you also have 16 great-great-grandparents

Which means you have 256 great-great-great-great-great-great-grandparents

A LOT OF PEOPLE TO FIND

THAT's

Ancestry.com has over 40 million family trees

#1 rated software

11 billion records

Family Tree Maker

and

4,500 periodicals

356,000 books

2.4 million microfilm rolls

Salt Lake City, UT

110 country records

The largest genealogical library in the world is free to the public and provides assistance in 30 different languages

Inside you'll find: