How do I sign in to FamilySearch?

Sign in to the features on FamilySearch, including the use of Family Tree and in order to search our free collection of online digital records.

If you do not yet have an account, create your account first.

Steps (website)

  1. Go to FamilySearch.
  2. In the upper right corner, click Sign In. (If Sign In is not in the menu, click the icon with three horizontal lines. Then click Sign in.)
  3. Enter your username and password.
  4. If you want to stay signed in for two weeks, click Keep me signed in for 2 weeks.
  5. Click Sign In.

Note: The Keep me signed in for 2 weeks feature is linked to the cookies and password saved for familysearch.org in your browser settings. This feature will not work across other browsers or in your browser after cookies, cache, and temporary files are deleted.

Steps (mobile app)

  1. Open the Family Tree or Memories mobile app and enter your username and password.
  2. Tap Sign In.

Steps (Family Tree Lite)

Sign in to use Family Tree Lite:

  1. Go to Family Tree Lite.
  2. Enter your username and password.
  3. Click Sign In.

How do I create a free FamilySearch account?
How do I logout of FamilySearch?
I forgot my FamilySearch password or username

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