Her story deserves to be told. Ready to tell it?

What did she stand for? What did she fight for? Tell us about a suffragist in your family - or someone else from this bold generation of women. Your video may be shared online with Ancestry® fans throughout the year - or you could be part of an upcoming Ancestry® marketing campaign.

See how
 
Want to share a written story or photos?
Make a short video.
 
 

Not sure what to say or how to say it? Here are a few thought starters:

  • What stood out to you or was surprising about her life?
  • Was there a struggle she faced or sacrifice she made?
  • Did she vote in her lifetime - or fight for the right?
  • How does her life connect with yours or inspire you?
WATCH THIS
See how Ancestry® member Denise Lacey-Corcoran told her suffragist story.
TIPS FOR A GREAT VIDEO

• Keep it short - 2 minutes or less

• Use landscape (horizontal) if possible

• Center yourself in the camera shot

• Speak clearly, succinctly and naturally

• Keep background noise to a minimum

• Don't add music or video effects - just tell us your story!

 
 
Upload your video.
 

Her story deserves to be told. Ready to tell it?

What did she stand for? What did she fight for? Tell us about a suffragist in your family - or someone else from this bold generation of women. Your video may be shared online with Ancestry® fans throughout the year - or you could be part of an upcoming Ancestry® marketing campaign.

1. Make a short video.

Not sure what to say or how to say it? Here are a few thought starters:

  • What stood out to you or was surprising about her life?
  • Was there a struggle she faced or sacrifice she made?
  • Did she vote in her lifetime - or fight for the right?
  • How does her life connect with yours or inspire you?
WATCH THIS
See how Ancestry® member Denise Lacey-Corcoran told her suffragist story.
Want to share a written story or photos?

• Keep it short - 2 minutes or less

• Use landscape (horizontal) if possible

• Center yourself in the camera shot

• Speak clearly, succinctly and naturally

• Keep background noise to a minimum

• Don't add music or video effects - just tell us your story!


 
2. Send us your video.

Upload your video file to us, along with a few more details about yourself.

• Please change the file name to include your first and last name

• To upload your file, click “Choose File” and select to either take the video with your camera, or select a video from your ‘Gallery’ or ‘Library’

• If you accidentally choose the wrong video just click “Choose File” again and select the correct one

*Please note, uploads are limited to files that are 125MB and smaller

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
     
    Accepted file types: mov, wmv, mp4, avi, 3gp, movie.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

    Submit your video file to us along with a few more details about yourself.

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
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      Accepted file types: mov, wmv, mp4, avi, 3gp, movie.
       
       
       
       
      VIDEO UPLOAD GUIDANCE

      • Please change the file name to include your first and last name

      • To upload your file, click “Choose File” and select to either take the video with your camera, or select a video from your ‘Gallery’ or ‘Library’

      • If you accidentally choose the wrong video just click “Choose File” again and select the correct one

      *Please note, uploads are limited to files that are 125MB and smaller

      If you are experiencing trouble uploading please call 800-221-0785

       
       
       
       
       
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