Family History Software and eBooks
Preserve Your Life Story and Family Stories
for Generations to Come
On this page you will find unique family history software. Software that has been carefully selected for
this site. These family history software and eBook titles make gathering, organizing and preserving your family
New! StoryVault.com - Archive Resource: Sit down with a family member, record them telling a story from the past, and upload it for the benefit of everyone.
Virtual Memorials - Online Virtual Memorials make for a beautiful and lasting memorials for your loved ones.
You might say that they are like a modern day cave wall. It is a way to pass their story and memory on to future generations.
Google's History Pin is a great place for genealogy buffs, history buffs and everyone else to compare old historical photos
over the decades.
Life on Record
Like voicemail for your personal history/memoirs. Life on Record has created a system where
friends and family members can call in and record stories, memories or well-wishes for certain
I've used this service with my siblings to record a memory CD to give to our
parents for Christmas. We had such an enjoyable time that the four of us have
decided to "meet-up" on the phone monthly and record our conversation.
Once we finished recording, I easily downloaded the audio files to my iTunes
account. From there I recorded it to CD. All done!
It is set up to record an unlimited amount of conversation, but does it in 30 minute increments.
One of my favorite services that I've found.
Learn more about recording family memories with Life on Record.
Celebrate someone, an event or something that you love. Tribbit is free and a great way
to preserve memories of weddings, birthdays,anniversaries, memorials, graduations and other family events!
Tribbit is a free service!(As of this writing in October 2008)
Read my Review of Tribbit
With Passage Express it's easy to create high-quality, interactive multimedia presentations using your family's historical materials. This is absolutely
superb Family History Software
Publish small or large amounts of information in an attractive CD or DVD presentation format
Create slideshows and documentaries complete with background music and narration. More
effectively organize and document photographs with face labels, captions and dates.
Publish genealogy data, video clips, audio recordings and histories. Publish genealogy data, video
clips, audio recordings, histories and MUCH MORE.
I've had a lot of fun using this software!
CLICK HERE to purchase Passage Express
The Journal - Version 5.0Keep a journal on your computer! Keeping a diary or journal has never been easier or more convenient.
The Journal automatically brings up a new entry for you every day, and provides a calendar for easy review. The Journal software runs on Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows NT/2000, and Windows 95/98/ME. Can be used on a Mac with a "Windows Emulator". .
The Journal is highly flexible and can be personalized to suit your style.
I use The Journal for both business and for personal use. It is highly customizable and simple to use.
Start today! If you have ever wanted to keep a personal journal, start a diary, or simply organize your many notes, now is the time. The Journal offers a Free 45-day Trial. So Download The Journal today!
CLICK HERE to purchase The Journal 5
Family Picture CalendarEnter Events and Pictures Once Print Beautiful Customized Calendars for Years to Come.
Support for International dates and language translation. True print preview, event and background pictures. Save finished calendar to picture file. Export formatted calendar data to Palm, Yahoo web calendar and Microsoft Outlook. Support for multiple paper sizes. Powerful multi-date scheduler. Preview with desktop icon.
Family Picture Calendar helps you create, and distribute a professional and enviable family calendar that CAN be easily maintained in your spare time and quickly and conveniently sent out over e-mail to all your family member, month by month, year after year.
Family Picture Calendar is the all in one way to gather together important family dates, events and old family pictures; then combine them together helping your highly mobile and spread-out family stay and feel closer to each other.
Download and Try Family Picture Calendar...free
Other Family History ToolsThis next section of Family History Tools does not contains software. Rather these next items are downloadable files called e-books. The are packed full of great information to help you with your family history projects.
Memorygrabber -- A Lifestory WorkbookMemorygrabber quickly downloads to your computer and arms you with a 264 page "arsenal" of memory grabbing questions, topics, activities, life lists and more! Whoever said that writing an autobiography had to be hard and boring?
Memorygrabber will walk you through, step by step, and show you how to get started by building a personal life timeline and conduct a family history interview with parents, grandparents and others.
CLICK HERE to purchase Memorygrabber