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Tools for converting GEDCOM data into document formats.

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GEDCOM Utilities Documentation Status Updates

Tools for converting GEDCOM data into document formats.


  • Conversion of GEDCOM files into nicely formatted HTML or ODT (OpenDocument Text) format

  • Output includes most textual information, images/photos, an segments of genealogical tree

  • Support for English and Russian output translations, more translations can be added easily

  • Can be used as standalone command-line application or as a Python API


This package was created with Cookiecutter and the audreyr/cookiecutter-pypackage project template.


0.5.1 (2021-05-01)

  • Add Python3.9 to supported version list

0.5.0 (2020-10-09)

  • Python3 goodies, use enum classes for enums

0.4.2 (2020-10-04)

  • Use numpydoc style for docstrings, add extension to Sphinx

  • Drop Python2 compatibility code

0.4.1 (2020-09-28)

  • Use github actions instead of Travis CI

0.4.0 (2020-09-28)

  • Drop Python2 support

  • Python3 supported versions are 3.6 - 3.8

0.3.1 (2020-08-30)

  • No changes in ged2doc code, new version is to build Windows app with latest ged4py version (v0.2.4) which fixes dialect detection.

0.3.0 (2020-08-02)

  • New module dumbemf implements a subset of EMF drawing primitives to support EMF representation of ancestor trees.

  • Ancestor tree in ODT output is now in EMF format by default, there is an option to use SVG format as in previous versions

0.2.1 (2020-07-18)

  • Fix DateValue error and Python2 compatibility issues (#28).

0.2.0 (2020-07-05)

  • Update for improved DATE support in ged4py

0.1.16 (2018-09-08)

  • Add protection from exceptions in Pillow

0.1.15 (2018-06-02)

  • Add Czech translation (kudos to @Mejstro)

  • Add –locale option

  • Fix for SVG file (ancestor trees) headers

0.1.14 (2018-05-17)

  • Improve logging and error reporting

0.1.13 (2018-04-23)

  • Fix for event date comparison (#15)

0.1.12 (2018-04-21)

  • Fixed (hopefully) crash when dealing with GIF images.

  • Added Polish translation (kudos to @voyager212)

  • Improved image search algorithm for on-disk and zipped locations

0.1.11 (2018-04-07)

  • Output events without dates, and add option to disable it

0.1.10 (2018-04-02)

  • Changed Russian translation for “Maiden name”

0.1.9 (2018-02-03)

  • Improve format of generic events and attributes, use TYPE as event type

  • Add “cause” to formatted event if “CAUS” tag is present

0.1.8 (2018-01-31)

  • Require ged4py 0.1.4 or later

  • This improves name parsing for ALTREE dialect

0.1.7 (2018-01-28)

  • Fixed bug causing exception for small images: UnboundLocalError: local variable ‘imgsize’ referenced before assignment

0.1.6 (2018-01-21)

  • Update docs, add russian translation for usage/installation

0.1.5 (2018-01-16)

  • Try to open images using full path

0.1.4 (2018-01-16)

  • Python3 fixes, bytes handling

0.1.3 (2018-01-14)

  • add –version option to print ged2doc/ged4py versions

0.1.2 (2018-01-13)

  • Small fix for packaging

0.1.1 (2018-01-07)

  • Add support for ODT output.

  • Add options for names formatting

  • Automatic determination of output format from file extension

0.1.0 (2017-10-20)

  • First release on PyPI.

  • Only supporting HTML output for now.

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