Are you looking for genealogy and family tree gift ideas for someone special who is fascinated with their family history and where they came from? If so, you will find the perfect gift in this list. They can trace their ancestry with a DNA kit or make notes in a specially designed organizer, or if you want something decorative, what about a stunning piece of wall art to represent as many family members as they like?
Family Tree Word Art
Put word art to good use by creating this amazing family tree for next to nothing at home, instead of shelling out tons of money online. Really attractive to look at, this print can be made by following the step by step instructions in this tutorial, before adding to a frame.
Unique Personalized Family Tree Art
Printed on museum grade fine art paper, this magnolia tree is resplendent with the names of up to six generations of their family. Available in four sizes, from 16” x 20” to 30” x 40”, this beautiful tree also features sweet details, like a squirrel and a bird.
Family Recipe Tea Towels
If you’re familiar with Photoshop you will find this craft idea a doddle, but if not, there is a step by step guide in this tutorial. This post uses old recipes, but you could use love letters, notes, or even shopping lists of the person whose memory you want to preserve.
DIY Family Tree Chalkboard
Make a family tree with an unusual look by following the steps in this guide. By adding a chalkboard to an old frame, you can use it as the background for old or new photographs; simply arrange them in a chronological order, and then label them with chalkboard pens.
Family Tree Wreath
Who said wreaths are just for certain holidays throughout the year? This one can be left up all year long, as it can be made to include photos from as many generations that you want to include. Unusual and charming, there is even a free template for you to download and print.
Family Tree Ornaments
If you’re looking for beautiful tree ornaments for someone who enjoys having photographs on display, this DIY guide will show you how to create your own using different metal décor shapes, Mod Podge, and photos. Arrange them on a mini Christmas tree for a seasonal and beautiful alternative family tree.
Custom Watercolor Family Tree
Beautifully painted in watercolors, this tree can be created in either spring green or autumnal russet shades, and comes in sizes that can accommodate up to 4+ generations (smaller sizes are ideal for 2-3), and more than 40 names. Each name will be carefully written on ribbons that weave among the foliage.
Wooden Family Tree Chart
This natural wooden slice is a fabulously rustic alternative to a family tree, and can be created for two, three, four, or five generations. Engraved in rings with every family member from each generation, this stunning keepsake will also include the family name and the ‘date established’ in the middle.
Genealogy Notebook &and Organizer
If you know someone who is tracing their family tree, this 6” x 9” genealogy notebook will come in extremely useful. Filled with charts, record sheets, checklists and more, this notebook also includes lined sheets for note taking at family gatherings, or for when the internet offers some more information.
Family History Photo Coasters
Give someone the gift of nostalgia with this sweet photo coaster gift idea. Using 4 (or as many as you want) plain white tiles from a DIY store, transfer photographs onto the top by following the instructions in the post, and then apply sealer to ensure they stand the test of time.
Family Tree Picture Frame Stand
They can keep the family together even when they’re apart with this attractive tree picture frame stand. Made from a sturdy metal with a distinctive bronze finish, this stand has 6 frames included, which hang among the leaves and hold one 2” x 3” portrait photograph in each one.
Personalized Family Tree Serving Bowl
This beautiful earthenware bowl will make a great family tree gift to anyone whose family has flown the nest. Handmade in Italy, this pretty bowl will be hand-painted on the bottom with a tree plus the family name and optional year, and includes a touching verse written around the rim.
3D Removable Family Tree Picture Frames
Give this wall art kit to anyone who enjoys displaying family photos in an unusual way. Made from a high quality acrylic material, this kit is applied to the wall in sections, and builds into a stunning deer head with antler branches that hold various photographs. A sentimental phrase is also included.
Family Tree Chime
If you’re looking for a family tree gift with a difference, how about this stunning and totally unique wind chime? Handmade from porcelain clay, up to 10 leaves can be stamped with a family member’s name, and then added to this jute string and wood chime. Suitable for indoor and outdoor use.
Family Tree of Life Necklace
A beautiful gift for mothers or grandmothers, this pendant will remind her that she is at the heart of the family she created, no matter where they are. Made from sterling silver, this elegant pendant depicts a tree pierced into hammered silver, and comes on a sentimental presentation card.
Personalized Family Tree Wall Sculpture
This stunning steel wall art will make a fabulous family tree gift. Made from 16 gauge cold rolled steel, the tree comes with hanging hearts that have been engraved with each family member’s initials before being dyed a vibrant red. The trunk will be carved with the parents’ initials and special date.
Personalized Tree Wood Carving
Made from Baltic birch plywood, this plaque is a wonderful way to recreate an age old tradition, without hurting the trees! Available in two sizes, this tree trunk can be engraved with either a couple’s initials or the family name, plus the date established. There are three colors to choose from, too.
Personalized Family Tree Wire Sculpture
How beautiful is this wire tree sculpture? Handmade using copper wire and captured within a maple wood frame, this tree’s branches are made up of family members’ names, each one painstakingly bent into the shape of the letters. Hand stamped with the family name, the branches are finished with tiny green bead leaves.
Ancestry DNA Family Tree Kit
Give someone the means to discover more about their roots than they ever realized was possible with an Ancestry DNA Family Tree Kit. Providing insights into origins and ethnicity, this kit will also allow them to link to other family trees and discover relatives they never even knew existed.
Pebble Art Fmaily Tree
Pebble art is such a beautiful way to make pictures. A maximum of 6 people and/or pets can be added to this charming set as they sit on a ‘log’, while the tree next to them has hanging hearts inscribed with the names of the family members depicted.