Announcing the Evidentia Holiday Sale!

Evidentia Holiday Sale

Evidentia is offering a huge discount for the holidays! From now until New Year’s Day, save 20% on EVERYTHING in the Evidentia Store! But wait, there’s more: All purchases of Evidentia Software will include a FREE UPGRADE to version 3 when it becomes available. What’s new in version 3? Improved handling of relationships. Easy-to-read screen designs. Simplified citation templates. No more duplication of effort. NEW! Track your progress on the Evidentia Challenge screen! To take advantage of this discount, use … Continue reading

The Evidentia Elves are Busy!


While it may seem like a silent night here at Evidentia, we can assure you that the elves are hard at work behind the scenes getting version 3 ready for you as soon as they can. More details will be available soon, so stay tuned! In the meantime, please enjoy this screenshot of the lovely, new Identify a Source screen. 😀 … Continue reading

Evidentia v3 BETA is ready to start!


Evidentia v3 BETA is ready to start! Are you interested in being a BETA tester, and getting a first look at this new product? I am looking for 6 good people who have the time to run Evidentia 3 thru its paces. What is a BETA testing? BETA testing is when a product is pre-released to a few select people because the developer thinks the product is ready to go. The job of a BETA tester is to prove the … Continue reading

Update on Preserve the Pensions Project


As you may already know, fundraising for the War of 1812 Pension Digitization Project (a.k.a. Preserve the Pensions) is now complete, thanks to the generous donations of over 4,000 individuals, 115 genealogical and lineage societies, and one anonymous $500,000 gift from outside the genealogical community. This, of course, is fabulous news! However, you may remember that Evidentia had promised to donate 10% of all sales made between 31 August and 14 September 2016 to Preserve the Pensions. We wanted you to … Continue reading

Join the WikiTree Source-a-Thon!


Genealogy community donates $3,000+ in prizes to support sourced genealogy September 7, 2016: WikiTree will be kicking off Family History Month with a three-day sourcing marathon, October 1-3, 2016. Individuals and organizations from around the genealogy community are coming together to support this event by donating door prizes for participants. Over $3,000 in genealogy prizes have already been pledged. Citing sources is required on WikiTree’s collaborative, free family tree, but inexperienced genealogists don’t always record them. As Mags Gaulden, a … Continue reading

Evidentia is Coming to the NYSFHC!

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If you will be attending the New York State Family History Conference in Syracuse, New York, September 15-17, please stop by and see us in Booth 21! Elizabeth O’Neal, Evidentia’s Director of Marketing and Social Media, will be working at the booth, so please come by and say hello! Be sure to check your conference attendee bag for our flyer containing a link to a special coupon code good for a 15% discount on anything in the Evidentia store. We … Continue reading

Does Your Genealogical Society Need a Webinar?

Evidentia is giving webinars!

Is your genealogical society looking for webinar presenters? If so, we can help! Ed Thompson, creator of Evidentia Software, will be happy to provide an informational webinar – including a demonstration of the software – for your members. We are currently booking for 2017, so if you are interested, please contact us! 🙂 … Continue reading

Your Evidentia Purchase Helps Preserve the Pensions


Starting today through September 14, 2016, 10% of ALL sales from the Evidentia Store will be donated to the War of 1812 Pension Digitization Project. The National Archives reports that these War of 1812 pension files are among the heaviest requested materials. With that level of use, these valuable records, available in no other format, are in danger of grave deterioration. As these valuable historical documents are digitized, they will be made available to the public at no cost, and the original pension … Continue reading

Help Preserve the Pensions with Evidentia

War of 1812 Preserve the Pensions

The Federation of Genealogical Societies will be holding its 2016 National Conference in Springfield, Illinois, from August 31 to September 3. Evidentia Software will not be hosting a booth in the exhibit hall this time, BUT we will be holding a special promotion. Between August 31 and September 14, 2016, 10% of ALL sales from the Evidentia Store will be donated to the War of 1812 Pension Digitization Project! As you may know, pension records from the War of 1812 are among … Continue reading

Tweet Your Jamboree Selfie Contest Winner

Congratulations to Brandt Gibson, who has been selected as the winner of the Tweet Your Jamboree Selfie contest! Brandt is a genealogist in the Washington State area. You can follow him on Twitter, or at his blog, Brandt’s Rants. MANY thanks to everyone who participated in this contest! We enjoyed your photos, and hope you had a wonderful time at the Jamboree. 😀 Jamboree Attendees: don’t forget to use your special coupon code before it expires on June 20th! … Continue reading