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Classic Family History Bookmark Template for Google Slides

AU$30.50 ex. GST

Preserve cherished memories, honour your heritage, and create a lasting connection to your roots with the Family History Bookmark Template for Google Slides.

Create a one-of-a-kind keepsake with the Classic Ancestor Bookmark template for Google Slides. Add a photo on one side and a family tree or story on the reverse. Ten pre-designed family tree and story layouts for the back of the bookmarks are included to get you started. Alternatively, you may prefer to get creative and format your own tree or family story. Once printed, these bookmarks make a beautiful gift or a treasure to keep for yourself.


  • Easy-to-use Google Slides template with placeholders so you can click-and-replace photos and text
  • Flexible design so you can create a one or two-sided bookmark that suits the content you have
  • Create up to five bookmarks per page, print, and trim to 50mm wide x 155mm high
  • 10 unique side-two layouts so you can choose whether to add a story, quote, family tree, recipe or something else from your family history treasure trove
  • Two sizes — A4 (210 x 297mm) and US Letter (8.5 x 11in)
  • Fully customisable in Google Slides with a free account

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  • Detailed instruction guide to show you how to setup and use the template even if you have no design experience.
  • BONUS free video tutorials demonstrating how to work with images, add copy, export files, and edit text and colours.

—Bookmark Size—

When trimmed to size, the individual bookmarks will be 50mm wide x 155mm high.

—Template Options—

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 in this Google Slides file make it easy to click and replace photos and text. All the sample text is editable, so you can quickly update the content with your ancestor’s information and stories.

Use the default design to quickly create one page of bookmarks in less than 10 minutes.

  • Step 1: Copy the template to your Google Drive
  • Step 2: Add photos and details of five ancestors to the front
  • Step 3: Add short stories or family trees to the reverse side
  • Step 4: Save, export, and print or email

Don’t like the fonts or colours?
See step-by-step instructions to change fonts and colours to complement your family history.

—Need Help?—

Step-by-step instructions are in both the PDF Guide and video tutorials. The “START-HERE-Classic-Ancestor-Bookmarks.pdf” has all the info. Need more help? Send me a convo.

—Required Software—

The template was made in Google Slides using Google Chrome/Windows 10. Compatible with Google Slides using any browser/operating system.

To create your Classic Ancestor Bookmarks, you will need:

  • A free Google Account (to give you access to Google Slides)
  • Acrobat Reader (or a similar) to view the Quick Guide. Acrobat Reader is free to download at
  • An internet connection to watch the video tutorials

This is a digital product. Nothing physical will ship.

Once your order has been fully processed, you can download Your Template Starter Kit and other files.  Download links are on the invoice and the Downloads tab of your store account.

If you have any issues accessing your purchase, please email [email protected]

  • Purchase of this product indicates your agreement with the terms of use.
  • The purchase price does not include printing or customisation of the file.
  • Compatibility of this product cannot be guaranteed for any software other than what is listed in the description. 
  • Due to the digital nature of these products, all sales are final.
  • Products are designed to work on a laptop or desktop computer. Items may not work correctly on a smartphone or tablet.
  • Files will be available in your Template Store account for download after purchase. No files are emailed or sent via another method.
  • Colours viewed on screen may vary between devices and may differ from the printed product.

You may use this template to create end-products for either personal or commercial use

Each purchase grants ONE license to you – the buyer – only. See usage details and restrictions below:

  • You may use this template to create end-products only.
  • You may NOT redistribute, recreate or resell this product or a modified version in an editable format.
  • Personal Use: You may use this template to create unlimited end products for your personal use and not to generate revenue.
  • Commercial Use: a single-use license where you may create one commercial end-product and distribute up to 5000 copies.  

Your template starter kit is the first stop for any questions about downloading files and using the templates or tools you’ve purchased.

If you can’t find the answer to your question there, try these other options.

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Frequently asked questions are answered in the knowledge base on this website.

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Please email [email protected] with any questions you have about this product. 

Sharing photos of your creations on social media is encouraged and we’d love it if you would tag us when you do so — @thecreativefamilyhistorian.

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Please do not recreate, distribute, sell or resell all or any part of these designs/templates.

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