MyHeritage News

Meet the Team: Uri Gonen

My name is Uri Gonen. I am a father of three and live with my family in Toronto, where I work for MyHeritage. I’ve been working at MyHeritage for over 12 years! I started working at the company in 2005 when it was just...

 

We’re back from Tribal Quest Siberia!

Our team of employee volunteers recently returned from our third Tribal Quest expedition — this time to Siberia — to continue our mission to preserve the family histories of remote tribes. Throughout...

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New: Collection Catalog

We’re happy to introduce the Collection Catalog, a new section on our website listing the historical record collections indexed and available on MyHeritage SuperSearch™. The catalog is useful for beginners as well as professional users...

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MyHeritage Spring Hackathon

As most MyHeritage employees know, MyHeritage Hackathons are very exciting and much-anticipated events around the office. For those not familiar with the term, a hackathon is a sprint-like event...

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Prince Ea Uncovers His Roots Through MyHeritage DNA

We’re excited to announce a partnership with the popular spoken-word artist, Prince Ea. Prince Ea is an American rapper, music video director and rights activist from St Louis, Missouri...

 

Meet the Team: Hagar Chen

Hagar Chen, 25, is a young programmer, who lives in central Israel, and has three older brothers. She’s been married for 18 months. When she and her husband began...

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MyHeritage DNA Featured on Fox and Friends

Fox News recently invited MyHeritage to the channel’s Fox & Friends morning show to talk about MyHeritage DNA and to help the show’s hosts learn more about each host’s...

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An Adoptee’s Dream Come True

During the past five months, MyHeritage has been engaged in a special project in partnership with Israeli Member of Parliament Nurit Koren, to help family members who were separated...

 

A Look Back at 2016

2016 has been a historic year around the world and also a significant year for MyHeritage. We’re happy to present the highlights of the year on MyHeritage: In January, we...

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Now Online: New York City Marriages, 1950-1995

We’re happy to announce that over 6 million records from the New York City Marriages collection, are now online! The index includes given names and surnames of both bride and...

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Meet the Team: An Interview with Gershon from Design

In continuation of our blog post series introducing you to the people behind MyHeritage, we interviewed Gershon from the design team: Tell us something about yourself. Hi. I’m Gershon...

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Meet the Team: Marianne

  Dutch-born Marianne Melcherts has been working with the customer support team at MyHeritage since 2010. The way she describes it, it feels both like forever and like no...

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Introducing PedigreeMap™ — an Interactive Map of Your Family History

We’re happy to announce the launch of PedigreeMap™, an innovative way to visualize your family history. PedigreeMap plots events from your family tree such as births, marriages, and deaths, as...

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