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Classic Ancestor Bookmark Template for Microsoft PowerPoint

AU$30.50 ex. GST

Create a unique keepsake with this Ancestor Bookmark template.

Add a photo on one side and family tree or story on the reverse. These can make a beautiful gift for a relative, a family reunion giveaway or a treasure to keep for yourself.

The template comes in two-page sizes – A4 (210 x 297 mm) and US (8.5 x 11 in) – to work on the standard paper available no matter where you live.

Size of the individual bookmarks when trimmed will be:

  • US w = 1.85 in / h = 6.25 in
  • A4 w = 5 cm / h = 15.4 cm

PLUS a 20-page QUICK GUIDE is included that will step you through everything you need to do to create your own ancestor bookmarks including changing colours, adding photos and a story or family tree.

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Let's Get Into The Nitty Gritty Details


  • Microsoft PowerPoint® to edit the files and create your own bookmarks
  • Acrobat Reader (or similar PDF viewer) which is free to download at


You will receive 1 x ZIP file containing 5 files:

  • Quick Guide PDF (1 file)
  • Bookmark Files
    • Sample, pre-populated files (2 files – A4 & US)
    • Blank template files (2 files – A4 & US)

Sample files are populated with dummy information. You can choose to edit this file or use the blank template. The blank template is designed to be click and type to add your text and photo.

The Quick Guide PDF includes basic information on how to use the template, export the file for printing (or emailing) and all the steps and URLs for any fonts that you need to install.


Please read the Quick Guide PDF before opening any of the other files. This document covers an overview of how to use the template, fonts to download and install, adjusting placed images and saving the files as PDF to print and cut out.

Non-standard fonts are used in the template. Download and install these fonts if you wish to match the example images shown above. All the steps and URLs are included in the Quick Guide PDF.


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.  

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

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

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