Getting started with Custodian software


FT reader Rich Scantlebury shows how to get started with Custodian. Read more tips from Rich, in the August 2022 issue of Family Tree, "Genealogy Gadgets" series.

Custodian family history software is much loved by genealogists and one-namers. Family Tree reader Rich Scantlebury has been using the program for decades and here he shares how to download details from FreeBMD and import them into Custodian, in order to start your own one name study database.

If you have a genealogy gadget or app that you enjoy using for your family history and would like to share it with fellow family historians, please email [email protected]. To read the "Genealogy Gadgets" series, see every issue of Family Tree magazine available in the FT Library.