Mac Genealogy & Family Tree Software

Note: May 3, 2014 – This is outdate and will be updated in the next few days

This page contains information about actively developed Mac OS X genealogy software (apps, applications) for Apple’s Macintosh Computers – iMac, MacBooks, MacBook Airs, MacBook Pro, Mac Pro. There is additional information at the bottom about older software that may support PowerPC Macs as well as “Classic” Macs.

Additional Lists about Mac Genealogy Software
- Mac Genealogy Software Recommendations
- Mac Genealogy Software – Unicode, UTF-8, and GEDCOMs
- Mac Genealogy Software that supports LDS/TempleReady options

Key:
Last Update: The date is in the format of Year / Month / Day to help with sorting
iPhone/iPad – iOS iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad version available
OS X Req. – Minimum version of OS X required
All prices are in US dollars ($) unless otherwise noted.

Note: You can sort by the last update, by the OS required, by price, etc. by clicking on the column headers. If you see any errors, please contact us.

List of actively developed Mac OS X genealogy software

Genealogy SoftwareLast Update Y/M/DCost (Upgrade)OS X RequirediPhone/iPad
Heredis for Mac (2012)2012 / TBA / TBAUnknownUnknownYes
ohmiGene2012 / 09 / 05$4010.4Yes
Family Tree Maker for Mac 22012 / 09 / 05$69.9910.5Yes
iFamily for Leopard2012 / 08 / 07$29.9510.4No
MacFamilyTree 62012 / 05 / 003$59.99 ($24.99)OS X 10.5 - 6Yes
GEDitCOM II2012 / 03 / 14$64.99 ($19.99)10.4No
Family Ties / Familienbande2012 / 01 / 08$0 / FreeNo
Gramps2011 / 10 / 02$0 / Free10.5No
PAW2U (Formerly PAWriter II)2011 / 09 / 02$0 / Free10.4No
Reunion 92010 / 08 / 23$99 ($64.95)10.3.9Yes
MyBlood2010 / 08 / 08$59.9510.4No
GenealogyJ (Java)2010 / 02 / 18$0 / Free10.5, Java VM 1.6No
Osk2009 / 07 / 26$2510.3No
Heredis Mac X.22008 / 09 / 10$69 ($49)10.1.3No

List of inactive/obsolete Mac OS X genealogy software

Genealogy SoftwareLast Update Y/M/DLast VersionOS X RequiredGEDCOM
Family Tree Maker 2010 for Mac 2011 / 01 / 2119.2.1.24110.5.8Yes
MacFamilyTree 52010 / 08 / 105.7.810.4Yes
PA Writer II (replaced by PAW2U)2009Yes
Genealogy Pro2007 / 07 / 222.210.4Yes
GenerationX2007 / 07 / 013.0a210.3.9Yes
OurTreePro2007 / 06 / 210.2b??
Family2007 / 03 / 142.0.210.3.9?
GEDCOM Editor2006 / 12 / 291.110.4Yes
seeGEDCOMX2006 / 06 / 280.8OS X PPCYes
MacPAF2006 / 04 / 01?Yes

Last Updated: March 14, 2012