If you want to build your family tree maker for free. Then read this blog from start to end and you will be able to build your family tree for free.
List of the company who provides Family Tree Maker free
Family Historian – Family historian provides 30days trial and after 30days trial, you will need to purchase a license to continue using this software. You can try to use and see if you like this software. Since you are looking for free family tree maker then this will not be a good option. you can check the next software.
MyHeritage – This company provides family tree builder for free but with limitations. You can add up to 250 people only with space limit of 500MB. if you want to add more people, you will need to upgrade to premium service.
RootsMagic – if you are looking for 100% free software then rootsmagic may end your search. Rootsmagic is one of the well-known company who provides family tree maker for free. It has limitations though but what can you get for free. If you compare paid vs free version then you will find all basic features are there. Instead going for paid, you can use rootsmagic family tree maker for free.
Legacy 9.0 – If you are not happy with RootsMagic and you still looking for Family tree builder software for free. You can try legacy family tree 9.0. Remember it also comes with limitations. It has less feature than legacy 9.0 deluxe version but even the basic version has good features included. So the people who wants to use it for free, this app is one of the best program.
Note : There are other software company but either the feature of the software is not as good, This is my persona experience and I do not wish to demean any company.
What if company stops providing free version?
Good question, here is my advice for the user who all using free version of software from any company. You should make sure to take back up of your tree so you will not lose your data. Your family tree maker data is very important as you spend your precious time to collect them. You should also export your tree as gedcom file. This will help you preserve your information in a format that you can use in future. Most of the companies can import gedcom file and you can access your tree.