Genealogy Applications and Packages

From the Family Tree Forum Reference Library


Family Tree Forum makes no recommendations to any particular genealogy application or package.

You should choose the application you wish to use based on research into those available and how they fit your needs.

This list is by no means exhaustive. Further applications and packages will be added as we are made aware of them.

List of Applications and Packages

Name FTF FAQ GEDCOM Support Available for
!Family No Yes Acorn RISC OS, Linux
Family Historian Yes Yes Windows
Family Ties - Familienbande No Unknown Mac
Family Tree Maker Yes Yes Windows
GEDCOM Editor No Yes Mac
GEDitCOM No Yes Mac
Genea No Yes Windows
Genealogy Pro 2 No Yes Mac
GenealogyJ (Java) No Yes Windows, Mac, Linux
GenerationX No Yes Mac
Genmod No Unknown Web
Genopro No Yes Windows
Gramps No Yes Windows, Linux
Heredis Mac X.2 No Yes Mac
iFamily for Tiger No Yes Mac
Legacy Yes Yes Windows
LifeLines No Yes Windows, Mac, Linux
MacFamilyTree No Yes Mac
MacPaf No Yes Mac
ohmiGene No Yes Windows, Mac, Linux
Osk No Unknown Windows, Mac
OurTreePro No Yes Windows, Mac
Personal Ancestry Writer II No Unknown Mac
Personal Ancestral File Yes Yes Windows
PhpGedView No Yes Web
Reunion No Yes Mac
RootsMagic No Yes Windows
The Master Genealogist No Yes Windows
TNG No Yes Web