Tutorials

How To Upload Photos from the App to the website
From the App #1 Make sure you are logged into the BillionGraves app. (The user and password are the same as on the website.) #2 On the home page click ...
Fri, 17 May, 2019 at 8:22 AM
How does BillionGraves work?
Here is how this website works. We have cemeteries in our collection. The records within these cemeteries are created by volunteers who go out into cemeteri...
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019 at 3:20 PM
How do I send a personalized message to a user, thanking them for a record?
From any Life Information Page #1 Click on the hand listed after transcriber or photographer #2 Type in your message #3 Click Send Thanks ***If you woul...
Thu, 9 May, 2019 at 9:46 AM
How can I find a headstone in a cemetery photographed by BillionGraves?
This is our most unique feature that sets us apart from other websites. Let's say I am taking a trip to New York to find an ancestor's grave in th...
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019 at 3:04 PM
What is the difference between Find A Grave and BillionGraves?
Our site is completely different than Find A Grave. It is like comparing your grandmother's old Buick to a modern Tesla.  Your grandmother's Buick...
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019 at 3:14 PM
How do I link BillionGraves Records to FamilySearch? (From Beginner to Serious Researcher.)
By using this technology, information, specifically on children born into families outside of US Census data gathering years, are sometimes the only reco...
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019 at 3:53 PM
How to preserve grave markers
These two links house invaluable information on this topic.  https://www.nps.gov/tps/how-to-preserve/preservedocs/preservation-briefs/48Preserve-Brief-G...
Tue, 21 May, 2019 at 10:35 AM