Classic Ancestor Snapshot
Template for Microsoft Word
Tell your family history one ancestor at a time.
You will need Windows OS and Microsoft Word (version 2007 or later) installed on your computer. Follow the instructions in the Quick Guide to download and install the required font to get started. Then let your creativity take over as you turn your research into shareable stories of your ancestors' lives. Use your genealogy research and ancestor photos to create a family history collectable that all of your relatives will want! These are perfect for a family reunion or to use yourself to keep track of all those ancestors.
Make one or many with this easy-to-use template – all you need to do is select and replace the sample images and text. Don't worry if you aren't a Microsoft Word whiz; you'll receive a detailed Quick Guide to help you get started.
The template comes in 2 paper sizes – A4 (210 x 297mm) and US (8.5 x 11in). So, there will be an option that will print on the standard paper size available no matter where you live.
The placeholders and quick parts make it easy to click-and-replace photos and add the copy. If using the sample documents, then all text is editable so you can quickly update the content with your ancestor's information and stories.
Use the default design, quickly create a one-page summary in less than 10 minutes:
Step 1: Install the fonts and open the template
Step 2: On the left, add a photo and brief summary of your ancestor
Step 3: Use the unique building blocks to create an ancestor specific family tree
Step 4: Save, export, print and trim