Family History Resources

If you’re just getting started with family history research, these free templates will be a great help. Click on a link to print or download the chart you need.

Pedigree Fan Chart (thank you FamilySearch)

Research Log (thank you FamilySearch)

Timeline Grid (thank you Kathryn Grant)

Pedigree Chart (thank you National Archives)

Interactive PDF Pedigree Chart (

Family Group Sheet (thank you National Archives)

Family Group Sheet (thank you

More charts from National Archives

Record your oldest relative’s story. Or record your own!

Open-Ended Questions

Record My Story

Pictures and Stories