12 Fantastic Father’s Day Gifts for the Family Fan


Whether your dad is the family historian or you’re just looking for a unique gift for the family’s biggest fan - these Father’s Day gifts are sure to please.

Show dad what’s he’s made of with AncestryDNA

The perfect Father’s Day gift is in his DNA. With 10 million+ users, AncestryDNA has the largest DNA database, which means the most chance of making matches. Save 40% on AncestryDNA during AncestryDNA’s Father’s Day Sale! Regularly $99, now just $59! Sale valid through 6/17/19.

Instead of jeans, give him the gift of genes with 23andMe

Help your dad discover more about his health, traits, and ancestry with  23andMe’s Health + Ancestry DNA Kit! Regularly $199, now just $149 plus FREE gift wrap! Sale ends 6/17/19.

Get to know him better with StoryWorth

The most meaningful Father’s Day gift – getting to know him better! StoryWorth makes it easy and fun for dad to share his personal stories with his loved ones every week. Here’s how it works. Each week they send him unique questions. He writes a story each week which is shared with you. After a year, the year’s worth of stories is bound in a beautiful keepsake book.   Regularly $99, now just $79 through June 16th. Great last minute gift. No shipping required!


Give him the gift of experiencing his roots with a Family Heritage Vacation

Help dad walk in the foot of his ancestors, discovering his family story along the way! Think local or global. Plan a trip to grandma’s house in Pennsylvania or great nonna’s village in Italy. Create a gift basket with a family history trip itinerary, maps, and travel books. Or, a gift certificate from a guided tour company. AncesryProGenealogist offers a variety of European guided tours and cruises curated and led genealogists and local experts.

What a better way to display your family tree ... than on a tree!

In this Family Tree each genealogy chart is hand illustrated with love and engraved (burned) into a wood slice harvested from a sustainable forest. This personalized piece of art will become a family heirloom and a conversation starter for any home. A sawtooth hanger is mounted on the back for easy hanging & Foxbairn's logo is engraved into the back of each piece.


Honor the family name on the Immigrant Wall of Honor

Does your family have immigrant roots? Celebrate your father, grandfather, or any man in your life who deserves a truly special honor by adding a name to The American Immigrant Wall of Honor at Ellis Island in New York Harbor. It is the only place in the United States where an individual can honor his or her family heritage at a National Monument. Starting at $150 and when you add a name by June 5, we’ll send you an official Certificate of Registration, professionally printed with the name you choose to inscribe in a FREE logo-embossed document holder (a $22 value) with FREE shipping.


Arrange a Father’s Day Photo Session

Will you have multiple generations together this father’s day? It’s a great opportunity to do a theme photo shoot celebrating the men in the family.

Show how unique is your love with What I Love About Dad 

I am a big fan of this little book series! This little book contains fill-in-the-blank lines to describe why your pops is tops. Treasured now, and for generations to come. Just $7.70 on Amazon Prime.


Play your cards right with Our Cards

Is your dad a card shark? Use Our Cards to create a personalized deck of playing cards featuring your family. Download your family tree GEDCOM file from your favorite genealogy website and import it into Our Cards website. Add photos, interesting factoids, and more. You can also assign each family member to a particular card. Who will be the King of Hearts? Prices start at just $39.95 per deck.

Help him start or refine his family tree with an Ancestry gift card

Looking for a great last minute gift? Whether your father is starting his genealogy journey or a wiz at finding all those missing cousins, a print at home Ancestry gift card is a great way to help him continue his research.


Share all those photos your chatting about with Chatbooks

Quick, affordable, and so easy you won’t even need to put down your phone. Using Chatbooks, you can create a photo book in a snap using the photos on your phone or right from your Instagram and Facebook accounts. For Father’s Day, why not create a photo book of his kids or grandkids? Maybe highlights from family vacations or holidays? Better yet, start a series that is automatically delivered to him. The possibilities are endless and priceless. 30 page books start at just $10!

Give him a gift to help preserve the family’s heritage with the Flip Pal Mobile Scanner 

If your father or grandad interested in preserving and sharing the family’s heritage? The Flip Pal Mobile Scanner is the perfect gift. The Flip-Pal mobile scanner allows you to scan photos, documents, and memorabilia anywhere anytime. No computer required to operate and files are stored on SD card. Battery powered. The special Fathers Day Value Pack is on sale for $189.97, regularly $214.87.

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Happy Father’s Day! I’m Kimberlie Guerrieri and I’m a Certified Genealogist with more than 15 years of experience assisting people to discover their family histories and solve some pretty cool mysteries. If you would like help finding your family’s history, contact me for a FREE chat to discuss your goals.