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Free Genealogy Charts

Here are some Free Genealogy Charts and Forms to get you started.

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Whether you are an avid researcher or are just getting started researching your own family history, these free genealogy charts and forms will help you with your genealogy research. Use these free genealogy charts to record your family information and track your research progress.


Free Genealogy Charts Free Genealogy Forms

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Family Group Sheet

A Family Group Sheet provides information about the individuals of one immediate family (two parents and their children) on one clearly organized page.

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Relationship Chart *

A Relationship Chart helps to visually understand how two people are related to one another.

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Research Log

A Research Log is a useful genealogy tool to track each source that is researched and whether or not the search provided useful information. Research logs are a helpful way to track what sources have been utilized.

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Pedigree Fan Chart

A Pedigree Fan Chart is just another way to view a family tree. It contains the same information as a traditional pedigree chart, just in another layout.

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5-Generation Pedigree Chart

The 5-Generation Pedigree Chart is one of the most popular genealogy charts. It provides a visual diagram for each direct ancestor for 5 generations of a family.

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Cemetery Transcription Form 1

Cemetery Transcription Forms are useful for recording information found when visiting a cemetery. They are used to document the location of a grave within a cemetery and also the tombstone’s inscription.

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Cemetery Transcription Form 2


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* Courtesy of Family Tree Magazine. All Other Forms & Charts Courtesy of

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