There are quite a few existing family tree databases and you can also construct one on the Ancestry website if you don't want a freestanding one, though I feel there might be some privacy issues around storing this online
Personally I use Family Historian software to keep my own family research in, but I think Family Tree Maker is the most popular. I found a quick summary online of the features of 5 programs including the two already mentioned:
Hi everyone, here at Bishopsteignton Heritage we are receiving a great deal of family history material, which cross references with lots of other family info. We want to construct a Family Tree type database that is easily searchable and displayed in a
format that is easily accessible. Does anyone know of any such databases already in existence, to save us reinventing the wheel?
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