Ancestor Fan Charts
An ancestral fan chart can be
designed in either a full circular display or a semi-circular display
depending upon the number of generations and the amount birth, marriage, and
death information that you want included on your chart. The starting
individual is in the center, and each successive ring contains the parents,
grandparents, great-grandparents, great-great-grandparents, and so on until
the outer ring of the chart is reached. Fan charts compact the layout the
most and can be used to show up to about 8-9 generations of ancestors.
Once you go past 8-9 generations of ancestors, you will want to consider a
vertical ancestor chart instead of an ancestral fan chart. Photos don't work well in fan charts and
should be avoided. If you're designing your own chart, your genealogy
software program may lay out your information differently than the examples
shown below; however, since we can print from most any genealogy software
program, the actual design is not an issue for us. To view other examples of family tree charts,
return to our examples page.
In addition to the
other types of family tree charts shown on our
examples page which you just came from, there are also many other examples of printed
family tree charts on almost every page on our site, so please take the time to browse
around for awhile. There are even a few examples of charts with a photographic background
on our page about enhancing your chart. We've also included
several tips to keep in mind on our page titled submitting your
order that you might find helpful as you go about designing your chart.
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