Learning about our ancestors helps us better understand who we are - creating a family bond, linking the present to the past, and building a bridge to the future.
In this world of nuclear families and high percentage of mobility of human being in search of sustenance and better way of living it becomes almost difficult for us to keep a track of kith and kin. There have been many instances in your life when you really feel embarrassed because you don't know who is your father's paternal uncle, mother's niece or something like that. But there is a saying the destroyer is also a creator; the prodigal people have themselves created the most unique system, developed and put into force to keep a complete link of family tree.
And the best part is that it is available online. You can log into such and site that maintains family history and tree and you can add all your near and dear ones in your profile. This is a unique system that actually links individuals to their relatives, blood relations and near and dear ones. These are done based on certain criteria and this helps you to link yourself even to the farthest relations. You have to register and provide some important details in the online site that maintains such tree of family and generations to link yourself to other members in that same tree. It is something like one branch of a tree knowing another branch better and more clearly.
The technological enhancements have digitalized the world. Everything is now digitalized. People keep every document in a digital version as it is more safe and lasting. An online family tree has all the benefits of keeping a valid document in the digitized version. You don't need to spend time or money to keep your track of family online. To access required information, you just need to have an internet connection and browsing option. Family tree gives you a feeling that, all your relatives are a click away. The family tree connects with families. It helps to inculcate family values and bond among people in the society. Family tree is a platform to traverse between generations easily.
Though we all grow in different branches, all has a root. Finding it gives happiness and pride. The family tree helps to trace the root of each family and interconnect them to the kith and kin. Say, for example, if one family member is married to an another family, family tree helps to interconnect the two families. Even if you have forgotten some of the names, you can even search and find the entire family by just entering the name of anyone in the family. There is an 'advanced search' option in the website. When the result opens up the family tree, it gives all the details regarding the family.