Tell your story with a collection of your family's history and photographs!

Family History Books connect with your Ancestry account to personalize your very own book with family group sheets, pedigree charts, and history timelines. Add photos from Ancestry records or upload them straight from your device. Choose from two sizes: the standard 11 x 8.5" book or the 13 x 10" book for 40% more room. Wrap up your book in style with your choice of a custom photo cover or a luxe vegan leather cover with an optional gold foil title.

MyCanvas is a self-publishing website that enables Ancestry.com members to incorporate some of their information from their online trees to Family History Books, Posters, and Calendars.

When creating a project, remember that our layouts won't display all of the data provided in the Ancestry Tree.

PRODUCT INFORMATION

  • Easily create a stunning book - begin by importing your data from Ancestry.com.

  • Choose from the standard 11x8.5" book or the 13x10" book for 40% larger pages.

  • Each book includes 20 pages, but you can easily add up to 350 pages depending on cover choice - additional pages are $0.98 each for the 11x8.5" book and $1.25 each for the 13x10" book.

  • Choose your cover option: Custom Image or Black or Tan vegan leather with optional gold foil title.

The cost of the books will vary depending on the size, cover type, and the number of pages. The base price includes the first 20 pages, but you can easily add up to 350 pages - additional pages are $0.98 each for the 11 x 8.5" book and $1.25 each for the 13 x 10" book.

Cover Type and Base Price for the 11 x 8" Book

  • Black Leather $55.00 - with optional gold foil title

  • Tan Leather $55.00 - with optional gold foil title

  • Custom Cover $40.00 - with the option to customize

Cover Type and Base Price for the 13 x 10" Book

  • Black Leather $75.00 - with optional gold foil title

  • Tan Leather $75.00 - with optional gold foil title

  • Custom Cover $60.00 - with the option to customize

We have the Standard Family History Book

  • The standard book starts with an individual.

  • It includes their direct line of ancestors (i.e., the starting individual with their parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, etc.).

  • The number of generations to create the 11 x 8.5" book is 4, 5, or 6.

  • The number of generations to create the 13 x 10" book is 4, 5, 6, or 7.

We're working on adding back the Combination Book

  • The combination book will start with a couple.

  • It will include their children and the direct line of ancestors for each person in the starting couple (i.e., the children of the starting couple, the starting couple, and their parents and grandparents).

  • The maximum number of generations to start this book will be 4.

We do not estimate when this book will be available. Want to be the first to know when it's back? Click the follow button under "Combination Family History books" from our Product Roadmap.

We're working on adding back the Descendant Book

We apologize that it's not available currently. We will have more details on layouts and editing options once the descendant book is available. Stay tuned!

We are hoping to add back the Custom Photo Book

We do not estimate when this book will be available. We will have more details on layouts and editing options once the custom photo book is available. Stay tuned!

Visit our Product Roadmap page, https://www.mycanvas.com/product-roadmap, to see what we are working on for the new MyCanvas.

Order on https://www.mycanvas.com/ancestry-book

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