AncientFaces Founders

The faces of AncientFaces

AncientFaces began in late 1999 and launched as in early 2000. Our free family history community began with a small group of visionaries from Silicon Valley who believed in an online resource where everyone could contribute their visual history. The founders realized that as time passed and memories faded, so did our understanding of history.

In response, the founders developed an online community where everyone could contribute their family history to create a visual representation of the past -

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