Family Tree Example: Family Tree Infographics

The best way to understand Family Tree is to look at some examples of Family Tree and start drawing your own. You can now modify the Family Tree example below using Visual Paradigm's online Family Tree tool.

What is a Family Tree Diagram?

A family tree (similar to pedigree chart) is a diagram representing family relationships in a conventional tree structure. A family tree collage is an interesting way of learning about the heritage and history of the family. It can affect inheritance and be an important clue to a person's lineage and ancestors. It can impact a child's learning in many different ways. Typically, it is a tree-like structure that link people according to blood relationship and are divided into several levels in order to show family origins, family relationship, and members' basic information.

Actually, family trees can have many different themes, for example, it might encompass all direct descendants of a single figure, or all known ancestors of a living person. Another might include all members of a particular surname (e.g. male-line descendants). Yet another approach is to construct a tree including all holders of a certain office, such as kings of Germany. This relies on dynastic marriage to hold together the links between dynasties.

How to create a Family Tree?

Visual Paradigm Online features a Family Tree tool and a set of pre-made Family Tree templates. You can create a diagram from a template or from scratch by following the steps below:

  1. Create a blank Family Tree.
  2. The palette on the left lists the Family Tree shapes available. Drag and drop the shapes you need onto the diagram and connect them with connectors.
  3. Save your finished work (File > Save as) to our cloud repository for future access, or to export your diagram as image (JPG, PNG, PDF, SVG, etc) and share it with your co-workers.

Keen to try VP Online?

No limitations, no obligations, no cancellation fees.


Start a Free Trial

We use cookies to offer you a better experience. By visiting our website, you agree to the use of cookies as described in our Cookie Policy.

OK