OneGreatFamily Blog

Go Back
  • How to Use the Tracer Feature in Genealogy Browser

    The Tracer lets you see how the anchor individual is related to any ancestor in the StarfieldT.

    The Tracer is simple to use:
    1. Locate your toolbar at the top of your screen.
    2. Click on the Tracer icon.
    3. Click on any individual in your Starfield.
    4. A blue line will appear showing how the anchor is related to the selected ancestor.

    In the illustration below, I am the anchor individual. To see how I am related to my ancestor John William Prunty I turn on the Tracer feature by clicking on the toolbar icon. I then click on John William Prunty in my Starfield. The blue line appears showing how I am related to John. He is my mother's, mother's, mother's, father.

    Full story

    Comments (0)

Ancestor Search

Enter Ancestor's Last Name:
Advanced Search
See what information we have in our database of over 190 million unique entries. Browse Alphabetically
  • Photos
  • Biographies
  • Histories
  • Country Origin
  • Alternate Spellings
  • Number of Generations
“...One person can't possibly do all of the work alone. They need help to speed up the work...The only way to do this is with your wonderful service...”
—Jeff Bagley
More Success Stories

Watch Demo

Use the buttons below to navigate through all four demos.

Previous Restart Next

Demo: Introduction

Learn More