Terms of Service

MyCousins Terms of Service

Terms of Service Agreement between you and us

Welcome to MyCousins, our family’s genealogy website. You must accept without modifying the Terms of Service Agreement. Your use of MyCousins constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices as stated. Please read these terms carefully.

MyCousins is predominantly a genealogy site, which fosters family history and communications between members. We may recommend resources but will sell nothing and have no affiliate relationships to compromise our opinions or recommendations.


Your use of MyCousins is subject to its Privacy Policy. Please review the Privacy Policy, which governs MyCousins and informs users of our data collection practices.

Electronic Communications

Visiting MyCousins or sending us emails is an electronic communication. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email, and on MyCousins, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Your Account

If you use MyCousins, you are responsible for maintaining your account and password’s confidentiality. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity. We reserve the right to refuse or cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content at our discretion.


You may cancel your Free subscription at any time. Please contact us at john@mycousins.org with any questions.

Links to third party sites/Third-party services

MyCousins contains links to other websites. The linked sites are not under the control of this site, and MyCousins is not responsible for the contents of or your use of any linked site. MyCousins provides these links to you only as a convenience. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by MyCousins of the site or any association with its operators.

No unlawful or prohibited use

As a condition of your use of MyCousins, you warrant MyCousins that you will not use the site for any purpose unlawful or prohibited. Under these terms, we grant a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use MyCousins.

All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, and the compilation, is owned by the contributors. They and we will protect intellectual property and proprietary rights.


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold the harmless MyCousins, its owners, and members for any losses, costs, liabilities, and expenses relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use MyCousins or services.

Liability disclaimer

The information, software, products, and services included in or available through the site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. MyCousins.com will fix these when notified.

No Representations

MyCousins.com makes no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software, products, services, and related graphics contained on the site for any purpose. MyCousins.com disclaims all warranties and conditions concerning this information, software, products, services, and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement.

Limited Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, MyCousins.com is not liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages connected with the site’s use or performance.

Termination/access restriction

MyCousins reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.

You Agree

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and MyCousins due to this agreement or use of the site.

Entirety of Agreement

Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and MyCousins. It supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and MyCousins. A printed version of this agreement and any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated maintained in printed form.

Changes to Terms of Service

The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. We encourage you to review the Terms to stay informed of our updates periodically.

Last Updated on April 5, 2021