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Family History Summary Timeline Hack

Not sure where or how to start populating your Family History Summary template?

Try this timeline hack to get started quickly and easily without overthinking the process. In the video below I demonstrate how to convert an Ancestry timeline into a Family History Summary/Ancestor Snapshot and create the first draft of a visual keepsake.

I’ll use my Family History Summary for Individuals template for Microsoft Word for the demonstration but this will work for Google Docs as well.

In the video you’ll learn about:

  • Copying details from an Ancestry timeline
  • Reviewing the content to know what to keep and what to delete
  • Formatting your visual keepsake in under 10 minutes
  • Finding the gaps and determining where to find the info you need
Read the transcript

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