familysearch REST api

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familysearch REST api

Postby jabapyth-p40 » Sat Mar 14, 2009 8:46 pm

I think it would be really neat if new.fanilysearch.org had a REST api, so third-party developers could get at all the data that is available there. This could be used for cool visualization mashups, as well as other things.

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Postby russellhltn » Sat Mar 14, 2009 10:20 pm

Yes there is one and it's REST-like.

Check out devnet.familysearch.org
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Postby garysturn » Sun Mar 15, 2009 6:39 am

There is already a list of affiliates using the API to create applications from the newFamilySearch API. See Link:
http://www.familysearch.org/eng/affiliates/index.html
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Postby dlynn-p40 » Sun Mar 22, 2009 12:49 pm

FamilyInsight uses the FamilySearch API to sync both ways with new FamilySearch Data and PAF.


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