Mac Genealogy Software and Unicode GEDCOMs

This is a brief post (that leads to a couple of articles) covering an issue that came up in an email I received from a Chris M. He was migrating from an older version of MacFamilyTree (MacFamilyTree 4) and this … Continue reading

Mac Genealogy Software Recommendations

The information below is nearly three years out of date (as of February 2015), and a new article/guide will be posted shortly. There is an article over at Genealogy Tools, What Genealogy Software Do We Recommend? that you should check … Continue reading

Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 – Amazon UK, Plus a Tutorial for Adding Names

Last week, Family Tree Maker for Mac 2 showed up on the Amazon UK website. Here in the US, it’s from Nova Development and supported through Ancestry.com. In the United Kingdom, it’s from Avanquest Software and supported through Ancestry.co.uk. Link: … Continue reading

Family Tree Maker for Mac Mentioned in Wall Street Journal

Katherine Boehret, writing in the Wall Street Journal, talked about using Family Tree Maker for Mac as well as the iOS (iPad/iPhone) software from Ancestry.com. I’m not sure if she was using Family Tree Maker for Mac or Family Tree … Continue reading