Welcome to Trace.com, risk-free genealogy research from the most talented professionals on Earth. We help thousands of people just like you connect to their past.
With our corporate roots extending back 12 years, we have over 4,000 professional genealogists strategically located and meticulously chosen working in over 90 countries throughout the world, including subject matter experts, such as private investigators, historians, religious scholars, archivists, clergy, and university professors. As a result, we have the requisite expertise to access and analyze vital records wherever they are located, including the over 90% of records that Family Search estimates are not online.
Why limit yourself to just one or two genealogists, when you can benefit from the collaborative efforts of as many genealogists and subject matter experts as are needed. Your project requires specific expertise and we have the researcher(s) who can help. When your project requires physical access to records in a specific location, we have researchers on the ground in that location who can physically access them. No family history research firm has higher client satisfaction.
We are Experts in:
Discovering Your Ancestors
The first step to creating your family tree collect the information you already have by sorting through documents in the filing cabinet and talking to relative. Read More..
Breaking Down Brick Walls
Walls prevent us from seeing what is on the other side; they divide our yard from our neighbor’s, our dining room from our kitchen. A genealogical brick Read More..
Applying DNA Test Results
DNA testing has become an accepted tool for identifying ancestors and for verifying genealogical leads. DNA, nature’s instruction book for life, Read More..
Locating European Ancestors
Many people who left Europe between the years between 1880 and 1930 were from Eastern Europe. Historically, this region was dominated by Read More..
Writing Family Histories
One end product of family history research is to create a genealogy or pedigree – a document which starts with you and links you to as many direct ancestors Read More..
Determining Your Immigrant Ancestor’s Hometown
Humans move. It’s what we do. So chances are no matter where you live in the world, and especially if you live in regions colonized by Europeans, you likely have ancestors who came from somewhere else. Read More..
What People Say About us
The following are a few comments from some of our thousands of satisfied clients. Additional testimonials are spread throughout this site.
Why Choose Trace.com?
We’ve built a world-wide network of professional researchers you can trust
We offer genealogy research in thousands of archives and repositories throughout the world. The following lists show some of the places where we work.If you are interested in research in another repository, we may be able to assist you.Please email us at [email protected] for questions.
To learn how our genealogists can further your research, request a research quote.
Our professional genealogists provide in-depth research in many genealogical specialties,
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