Family ChartMasters

In 2004 there was a woman whose mother gave her a .paf file with 7,000+ names. Then, her father's aunt gave her another file that contained 3,000+ names. This tech-savvy lady commenced trying to fit all the files together and make sense of it all. Un...

Learn More View Our Digital Displays

About Family ChartMasters


About Us About Us
About Us

In 2004 there was a woman whose mother gave her a .paf file with 7,000+ names. Then, her father's aunt gave her another file that contained 3,000+ names. This tech-savvy lady commenced trying to fit all the files together and make sense of it all. Unfortunately, the files were too big of a mess, and after numerous tries to figure it all out, the lady was frustrated. The files contained information about many interesting and wonderful people. She wanted to get to know the people she came from, and maybe even flesh our their stories and find documentation about them. She was a librarian, and librarians have to research until they know all about everything.

 

Happily, the woman was married to a computer programmer. He was a sweet, compassionate guy who wanted to help her with her genealogy dilemma. So, he set out to write her a program that would put everyone on a big chart, where she could see them and begin to fit all the families together. Well, he did such a good job, that the neighbor across the street wanted a chart of her own, and then the neighbor down the street, and so on and so on. The couple thought this was kind of fun so they decided to try to help others create their own charts, and then, the rest is history...

American Fork Chamber of Commerce
A PROUD MEMBER OF

American Fork Chamber of Commerce