Set of 4 CUSTOM HARDCOVER Family Tree Books with Personalized Intro Page text - 235pg genealogy index and lined notebook for 12 Generations
Materials: 4095 ancestors, family history, 2 Family Tree Pedigree Books, 2 Lined Family History Research Notebooks
GENEALOGY COUPLES GIFT: AN ARCHIVAL, HARDCOVER SET OF FILLABLE GENEALOGY BOOKS
Set of 4 CUSTOM HARDCOVER Family Tree Books - 2 ancestor pedigree index books and 2 lined notebooks with decorative leaf designs inside
A Personalized Intro Page will be added to the Index Books (the same intro page will be added to both).
An archival family heirloom gift to pass to the next generation. This set of two hardcover family tree books and two matching lined notebooks is an excellent gift for a couple, allowing each to fill in their ancestry for the family's archive. This beautiful set is a great for newlyweds planning to start a family, parents, grandparents, retirees, and professional genealogists. (Although professionals may want the entire set for themselves.)
An additional page, with the content you have entered during checkout, will be inserted as the very first page of your books at the time they're printed. You can include things like your family saying, an introductory paragraph about your family history, a message to the recipient, a memorial statement or wedding congratulations, notes to future generations... anything you want! As long as it fits on one page. You can include this text in the personalization box when you order, or send text and a photo to me in an Etsy message. If you would like the text formatted a certain way, you can also send me a link to it in a Google Doc. Both books will have the same personalization text (and photo if you choose to include one), so please consider this when choosing your message.
*Please note that the book covers will not change. Personalization means that an extra page will be added with the content of your choice.
🌿 ABOUT THE LINED FAMILY HISTORY NOTEBOOKS 🌿
Whether you use these pages to record family stories, interviews, research notes, or records of genealogical sources, the leaves around the pages can be used to write in the index numbers of any relatives mentioned on the page. The beginning of the book shows a family tree pedigree chart with the positions numbered, for easy reference. Get as many copies of this book as you will need, and if you run out of space, you can always get another one.
When you document your genealogy research by hand in this lovely keepsake...
You'll be creating a treasured historical document for future generations to enjoy while discovering your own heritage.
The pages are acid-free, and you are encouraged to write with an acid-free pen (available at any art store) so future generations will have a chance to enjoy your contribution to the family's history.
These brand new, lined, hardcover notebooks complete this matched set.
In bookshops, the hardcover lined notebook goes for $40/piece. This bundle gives you a $20 discount on the Barnes and Noble price.
🌿 ABOUT THE BOOKS 🌿
Each family tree book is 8.5 by 11 inches tall, giving you plenty of space to record the first twelve generations of your lineage. If you've been looking for a way to organize and present a massive amount of ancestors without covering your entire wall with ancestry charts, this brand new genealogy notebook is exactly what you need. In 235 pages, you can create a numbered index of your ancestors. This is the world's first-ever, one and only, 12 GENERATION FAMILY TREE NOTEBOOK!
This antique-style book has room for you to record the first 4,095 people in your family line.
(That's not a typo. There's actually room to list thousands of relatives!) This journal contains everything you need to create an index of the first twelve generations of your ancestors.
🌿MORE ABOUT THIS ONE-OF-A-KIND BOOK🌿
EFFICIENT & SIMPLE TO FILL IN
This pairs beautifully with any genealogy printables and binders you may use to expand your family history research! Use the numbering system in this chart and book to number the corner of all your research pages, so you know which ancestors are connected to which research.
𝐓𝐇𝐈𝐒 𝐋𝐀𝐑𝐆𝐄 𝐆𝐄𝐍𝐄𝐀𝐋𝐎𝐆𝐘 𝐈𝐍𝐃𝐄𝐗 𝐖𝐎𝐑𝐊𝐁𝐎𝐎𝐊 𝐈𝐍𝐂𝐋𝐔𝐃𝐄𝐒:
✓ An introduction with a chart and instructions.
✓ Generation 1 - For the youngest person or sibling group in the tree (gender-neutral, LGBTQAI+ friendly). There is an unstructured space that can be used to include partners.
✓ Generation 2 for "Parents" (gender-neutral, LGBTQAI+ friendly, one person per page)
✓ Historic events experienced by the 3rd generation
✓ Generation 3 (one person per page)
✓ Historic events experienced by the 4th generation
✓ Generation 4 (one person per page)
✓ Historic events experienced by the 5th generation
✓ Generation 5 (one person per page)
✓ Historic events experienced by the 6th generation
✓ Generation 6 (two people per page)
✓ Historic events experienced by the 7th generation
✓ Generation 7 (four people per page)
✓ Historic events experienced by the 8th generation
✓ Generation 8 (eight people per page)
✓ Historic Events experienced by the 9th-12th generations
✓ Pedigree charts for generations 9-12 (four generations per page)
✓ 5 pages for notes
✓ A page to credit the people involved in researching the family's history as you work on this book.
✓ And 2 reference charts!
*The marriage section has 2 lines per person in recent generations. The extra line can either be used to document additional marriages/significant others or to write in charming notes about the couple's love story.
SIZE: 8.5 x 11 inches.
This journal is part of a series of family history workbooks, notebooks, and journals. The items in this collection can be used in any combination, and all feature beautiful, historic imagery to help you document and preserve your genealogical research. Family trees to match the style of these books are available in our shop.
HOW IT WORKS
A numbered chart system makes it easy to see how the pages connect, and there are areas where you can write notes about any historical events that your family members may have experienced, witnessed, or survived. Generations 1-8 of your lineage have lines where you can enter information next to the following prompts: Name, Born, Died, Married [with 2 lines to record multiple marriages or charming details], and Notes. The 11th and 12th generations have room for only names and dates.
The first two generations of this paperback genealogy journal are gender-neutral/LGBTQAI+ friendly. The individuals in the first couple are each labeled "Parent" instead of Mother and Father. The first generation can be used to record an individual or a sibling group. There is an unstructured notes section, where you can write in partners/spouses, siblings, or any other personal information you wish to include.
🌿 THIS LISTING IS FOR A TOTAL OF 4 BOOKS: A SET OF TWO HARDCOVER EDITIONS, EACH WITH THE SAME CUSTOM INTRO PAGE ADDED, FEATURING THE MESSAGE OF YOUR CHOICE. AND A SET OF TWO LINED NOTEBOOKS🌿
*The magnifying glass and other items in the photo do not come with the books. This listing is for 4 hardcover books total.
🌿 ABOUT CUSTOM PERSONALIZATION 🌿
This special customized version of the book allows you to add a personal message to the first page of the book. An extra page will be added in and you can write whatever you want. You also have the option to add one black and white photograph above the text. The book will not be printed until you have sent me the text you want on your custom intro page, so please keep this in mind when it comes to predicting shipping times.
The print house has recommended that you order by November 18th if you want this book to arrive in time for the holidays (in the U.S.). The print house does offer a faster option, but it's rather expensive. I offer it here, but if the time is cutting it very close, it may be more prudent to order from B&N without personalization.
Because this is a customized item, it is not returnable. If it looks like the gift will not arrive in time, I do offer printable coming soon gift cards you can present to the future recipients.
IF YOU WANT THE HARDCOVER EDITION, BUT DO NOT NEED PERSONALIZATION, YOU CAN GET IT FOR A LOWER PRICE AT BARNES AND NOBLE:
The additional cost for personalization is because of fees the print house charges for this service.
IF YOU WANT THE CUSTOMIZED BOOKS, BUT NOT THE LINED NOTEBOOKS, YOU CAN ORDER THEM HERE:
WANT THE DIGITAL VERSION OF THIS JOURNAL?
Get it here: https://www.etsy.com/listing/919822179/12-generation-family-tree-notebook
🎁GET A DISCOUNT WHEN YOU ORDER 2 BOOKS🎁: https://www.etsy.com/listing/946146723/2-large-family-tree-notebooks-set-print
A SHORTER DIGITAL VERSION OF THIS BOOK WITH ONLY 8 GENERATIONS IS AVAILABLE HERE:
🎁 IF YOU'RE PLANNING TO GET MORE THAN ONE ITEM FOR 12 GENERATIONS FROM MY SHOP TODAY, CHECK OUT THIS ENORMOUS GENEALOGY BUNDLE: https://www.etsy.com/listing/927919837/the-ultimate-family-tree-bundle-for-12 🎁
🌿 𝑺𝑯𝑰𝑷𝑷𝑰𝑵𝑮 & 𝑮𝑰𝑭𝑻 𝑷𝑳𝑨𝑵𝑵𝑰𝑵𝑮 🌿
Please note that these are made-to-order books, and the processing time is slower than normal because of the pandemic's impact on the printhouse and the shipping company. Books can take around 3 weeks to arrive from the day you place your order. If you want to give these as a holiday gift, but order too late, they may not arrive on time. I will be happy to send you a printable "your book is coming soon" card image to give the recipient so you have something physical to present them with during the holidays. To receive them in time for the holidays this year, you should place your order and finalize your personalization no later than November 18th.
Contact me at any time! I always answer within 24 hours on weekdays.
🌿ABOUT OUR FAMILY TREE INDEX NOTEBOOK SERIES
This journal is part of a series of family history workbooks, notebooks, and journals. The items in this collection can be used in any combination, and all feature beautiful, historic imagery to help you document and preserve your genealogical research.
BONUS: GET A ONE-OF-A-KIND FAMILY TREE CHART THAT MATCHES THE STYLE OF THIS BOOK!
1. Leave an honest review of this book.
2. Post and tag a picture of "Our Family Tree" @HouseElvesAnonymous, #houseelvesanonymous.
3. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook, then send us your preferred email address in a private message, so we know where to send your printable file. You'll receive a high-resolution digital JPG image (by email) of a family tree chart that matches the style of this book. This beautiful, 8 generation family tree chart can be printed, filled in by hand, and turned into a timeless family heirloom.
Matching pedigree charts are also available in our shop:
8 GENERATION DIGITAL CHARTS: https://www.etsy.com/listing/901793829/8-generation-family-tree-fan-chart-jpg
10-12 GENERATION ARCHIVAL FAMILY TREE PRINTS: https://www.etsy.com/listing/910161773/10-11-12-generation-family-tree-poster
Dec 27-Jan 19
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72 shop reviews5 out of 5 stars
This book is just great. I’m actually afraid to write in it and ruin its perfection! You would think that we’d have companies already established that offer a format that can take a family tree up to 12 generations but so far only House Elves Anonymous offers us one- and in a tastefully simple layout too. My only regret is that I didn’t take advantage of the package deal that includes multiple books and digital downloads because for researchers like me, 12 generations still isn’t enough 🤓. I did not require customer service but they reached out to me regarding my shipment and expected delivery and of course it’s always nice to have that human quality. I was left to assume that if I had to connect with them, I would be well received. All in all, a great experience and I will be returning.
Absolutely beautiful. And such a good deal for how much is included. I’m blown away. Will definitely be back.
This remarkable family tree is not only beautiful but rich with detail and even a little bit of humor. We've used it to provide a rich context for a detailed conversation about family using Ponga so that detailed stories about individuals or links to photo collections can be directly associated with where each person fits on a family tree. I'm super jazzed about filling this out. One subtle detail I really like is the flexibility to allow for not only personal interests (like pets) but also non-hierarchical family relationships (stepchildren, adoptees, etc.) Rather than using PDF to add the names, I've gone straight into Canva where I can select from a range of typefaces and twist them to fit the rotation of the boxes. Beautiful!!
I don't think words can express how grateful I am to HouseElvesAnonymous! Sarah spent a huge amount of time working with me (and teaching me to fill in a spreadsheet...not easy for this girl) to create a custom poster of my family tree. She took my vision and turned it into a reality! The poster is one of the most beautiful gifts I have ever been able to give to my family! Thank you, Sarah, for all of your help, patience, and hard work! The Kulinski family is ever so grateful and this gift will be passed on for generations to come!
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