Genealogy

Description

This plugin has been adapted by SuitePlugins and is currently in BETA as we work to resolve open issues and improve this amazing plugin.

The Genealogy plugin for WordPress allows you to map your entire family’s relationships.

Use the plugin to create a Member for each person in your family. Assign Members parents from the people you have added.

Add information for each Member, including:

  • Photographs
  • Date and location of birth
  • Parents
  • Spouses
  • Date, location, and reason of death
  • Up to 20 wives, husbands, professions, schools, religions & middle names

The plugin has support for:

  • Featured images – Upload photos to the family member and set them as Featured Image to have their picture added to the family member information table
  • Multiple wives and husbands, including wedding time span
  • Multiple professions, schools, religions, locations, and life events
  • Calendar-based date picker to make it easy to select a date (as far back as 1411!)

Easy to use!

To add a list of family members to a post or page: add [genealogy] to the content

To add a single family member, add [genealogy id=#] where id is the post ID of the Family Member (such as 231). You can also use [genealogy slug="john-smith"] where the URL of the family member is .../family/john-smith/

Screenshots

  • The screen for adding family members
  • The Genealogy plugin settings page

FAQ

How do I insert family members into a post or page?

To add a list of family members to a post or page: add [genealogy] to the content

To add a single family member, add [genealogy id=#] where id is the post ID of the Family Member (such as 231). You can also use [genealogy slug="john-smith"] where the URL of the family member is .../family/john-smith/

What’s the license?

This plugin is released under a GPL license.

Does this plugin support GEDCOM?

The plugin does not currently support importing or exporting GEDCOM. Future versions should feature GEDCOM export.

Where are the options for the plugin?
  • Whether to show thumbnails for family member relationships (siblings, children, etc)
  • Choose to show a record’s “last modified” date to everyone, admins, or no one (default)
  • Birth date options: show the birth date of all family members (default), deceased people only, or no birth dates
  • Give credit to the plugin with a link below a family member’s details

Reviews

Works Like a Charm!

WRC Co

Installed in on Sunday, build a new site at http://kemp.directory and began populating it with family members and adding their details. The plugin works flawlessly in the responsive design them I am using, and I am VERY impressed so far. GEDCOM support would be great as another family member has a standalone Family Tree program that can output GEDCOM files. That would save weeks of typing... The other item on my "wish list" is a "Tree" graphic - currently the only over-view seems to consist of an HTML "sitemap" that lists all Members... A graphical view of that would be awesome... Kind regards Ben

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Changelog

1.2.2

  • Fixed JS error and WP Editor not working / JS Error preventing featured images being set
  • Updated readme.txt
  • Fixed 404 on single family member details

1.2.1

  • Added check for the get_the_post_thumbnail() function support to fix this reported bug

1.2

  • Added genealogy_thumbnail_size filter for image thumbs
  • Fixed fatal errors on Family Member pages
  • Hid empty Father and Mother fields when no family members yet exist
  • Fixed issue when clicking the + button to clone fields wasn’t working
  • Added contact detail options – Phone, Email, Address
  • Improved instructions in ReadMe

1.1

  • Added settings page
  • Fixes lots of warnings that appear when in WP_DEBUG mode.
    • Notice: Undefined index: family_member_data_noncename on line 177
    • Notice: Undefined index: screen on line 178
    • Notice: Trying to get property of non-object on line 146
    • Undefined variable notices
    • Not an object notices

1.0

  • Launched plugin

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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