How do I add a fact to someone in my online family tree?

To add a fact in your online family tree, please do the following:

1. Log in to your family site and open your family tree.

2. Find the person in the tree and click on his/her personal card.

3. On the left side of the screen, you will see the information panel of that person. Click on the ‘Add fact’ link in the facts section.

4. In the 'Add New Fact' box that appears select (1) Fact category and (2) Fact type or use the 'Enter a fact type' arrow to select from a list of predetermined facts. Then click ‘OK’ to save.


If you don’t find the type that fits the fact you want to add, then create a custom fact, following instructions in this article: How do I add a custom fact in my online tree?

If you would like to add more information about the fact, or add a photo or a document to the fact, please use the following article: How can I add a citation, note, or photo to a fact in my family tree on my family site?