Personal Ancestry Writer II Version 68

A few weeks ago, Personal Ancestry Writer II (PAWriter II) version 68 (Dated: 30 March 2007) was released. It’s a free Mac genealogy application (Mac OS X and MacOS 9) being developed by Howard Metcalfe, and was designed to have many of the same features found in the original Personal … Read more

New Mac Genealogy Application: OurTreePro

There is a new, upcoming Mac genealogy application on the block: OurTreePro. The homepage for OurTreePro can be found at According to the developer, Ron Smith, “An initial pre-release version of OurTreePro is planned for the spring of 2007. It will run on both Macintosh and Windows. Hopefully the … Read more – Forums

We’ve just overhauled the Forums, with upgraded software and better organization. It should be a lot faster, easier to search, etc. In the process, we deleted users that met certain criteria (logged on once six months ago, etc.) , so if your account does not work, simply create a … Read more

MacFamilyTree 4.4.3

Version 4.4.3 of the popular Mac genealogy application, MacFamilyTree is now out, with a new feature, new language (Norwegian) and two bug fixes. Changes: * Imported persons from a gedcom file, which could not be merged, can be marked with a *, * complete Ndorwegian translation * fixed a bug … Read more

ohmiGene 1.49.53

ohmiGene 1.49.53 was released today and it adds two new features. It can be downloaded here ( No word on 1.49.52. New FEatures * Add hypertext links (http or eMail) in a note or a text. * Display the “coefficient of relationship between two individuals or the coefficient of consanguinity … Read more