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Want to know more about your personal family history? This list includes information about the best ancestry websites, ranked by your votes. The top ancestry websites come in many forms. Some good ancestry websites focus on genealogy while other sites allow people to connect on message boards. A few good ancestry sources even collect and preserve old family photographs.

What are some of the sites that you will find on this top ancestry websites list? Naturally, Ancestry.com appears near the top. This good ancestry site is even featured on the TV series, Who Do You Think You Are? on TLC. RootsWeb, FindMyPast, and Mocovo are other top sites that will help you map out your family's past.

If you are more interested in genealogy, try using sites like Genealogy.org or Geni.com, both of which are featured on this good ancestry site list. Cyndi's List is a site that has a comprehensive, categorized, and cross-referenced list of links for genealogical research.

Which ancestry site is your favorite? Vote the best lists to the top and please add any we may have missed.

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Ancestry.com is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Ancestry.com http://www.ancestry.com/

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FamilySearch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
FamilySearch https://familysearch.org/

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Rootsweb.com is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Rootsweb.com http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/

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USGenWeb is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
USGenWeb http://usgenweb.org/

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FamilyTreeSearcher is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
FamilyTreeSearcher http://www.familytreesearcher.com/

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Findmypast.com is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Findmypast.com http://www.findmypast.com/

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Cyndi's List of Genealogy Reso... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites

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Myheritage.com is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Myheritage.com http://www.myheritage.com/

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Familypedia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Familypedia http://familypedia.wikia.com/wiki/Family_History_and_Genealogy_Wiki

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Genealogy.org is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Genealogy.org http://www.genealogy.org/

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Mocavo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Mocavo https://www.mocavo.com/

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Rootschat is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Rootschat http://www.rootschat.com/

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Geni.com is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
Geni.com http://www.geni.com/

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AncientFaces is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
AncientFaces http://www.ancientfaces.com/

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USA.gov is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Ancestry Websites
USA.gov https://www.usa.gov/genealogy