Macintosh Genealogy Software FAQ

A good place to find Macintosh genealogy shareware or demo software is by anonymous ftp to ftp.cac.psu.edu or to ftp.rootsweb.com.

An overall review of Macintosh genealogy software can be found in the back issues of the following magazines:

The following list of software is in no particular order. It in no way endorses any particular program, but is merely to provide information for genealogists. If you have any additions, corrections, or comments about this list, please send email to gary2001@optonline.net.

Last update 16 January 2004


Macintosh Genealogy Programs

NAME VERSION CURRENT
AS OF
GEDitCOM 3.60 11-17-2003
Gene 4.3.4 04-29-2001
MacFamilyTree 3.6.5 10-04-2003
Personal Ancestral File 2.31 03-13-1996
Reunion 8.05 12-05-2003



Please Note: Some of the following utilities are quite old, and are no longer being supported by their respective authors.

Macintosh Utility Programs

NAME VERSION CURRENT
AS OF
AF2MacPAF 1.1 12-01-1994
Bygones 0.9d 10-27-2001
Family History Composer 1.2 04-01-1998
GEDCOM Families 1.1 11-03-1995
GEDCOM to Tiny Tafel 1.0 12-01-1992
GEDCOM Transfer 1.0 06-20-1994
GEDcompanion 1.0 01-05-1994
GedPage 2.20 04-19-2001
Gene Utilities 1.0 11-02-1995
Genealogy Pro 2.1 09-11-1995
GeneDraw 2.0.7 12-27-1997
GenScribe 1.1 08-08-2002
HaYom 1.0 08-15-1989
Inquiry Tracker 1.2 04-11-1995
InterCal 1.3 11-18-1995
MacPAF Report Utility 1.2.4 09-05-1996
MacPAF Utility 1.3 05-25-1996
PAF Extras
 Change Names
 Descendants to File
 Focus Combo
 Multi-Delete
 Quick Entry
 Typing Delay

1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0

09-24-1996
09-29-1997
09-29-1997
10-08-1997
09-24-1996
09-24-1996
PAF Extras Handler 1.0 09-24-1996
PAWriter 47 05-08-1997
RDFConvert 1.2 03-22-1993
Reunion Planner 5.1 04-03-2003
Sparrowhawk 1.0 04-14-1996
The Farmer's Plotter 2.0 10-17-1994
What Day? 1.1 08-04-1991