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Free Software Magazine: Genealogy with GRAMPS

Dec 24, 2006, 05:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ryan Cartwright)

"Genealogy is a burgeoning hobby and to help the home genealogist, a whole range of software is available. Much of it is commercial but here I'll look at one of the most popular free software options--GRAMPS. Charting your family history needn't mean compromising on licensing.

"Genealogy, the study of one's ancestry, is a growing industry. Fuelled by on-line resources like Ancestry.com and television programs like the BBC's 'Who do you think you are,' thousands of people are to be found scouring web sites, visiting graveyards in remote locations and ordering obscure birth certificates all in the name of tracing their roots..."

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