Making the wealth of data at AppleTree.com useful to other developers is a core part of our mission to great a single human family tree of the world more widely available and accessible.
The API's here are intended to allow you to connect to our system directly using simple server-side scripting.
These web services can be used to create Facebook Applications, Google Desktop Widgets, as well as integrating our existing data and services more into a website or software application. We welcome you to share your thoughts, feedback or ideas on how we can extend our API's to provide additional services.
To request a Developer Key, simply click the button above to get started.
Search people within Appletree using search phrases.
phrase | Search phrase to find people by
key | api key given by AppleTree.com
start (optional) | starting position, defaults at 1
max (optional) | maximum result count, defaults at 20 and maximum possible is 40
Example request URLs
2 <person profile="Scott_Mueller_1" name="Scott Mueller"/>
3 <person profile="Scott_Miller_1" name="Scott John Miller"/>
4 <person profile="Allen_Mueller_1" name="Allen Mueller"/>
400 | Invalid parameters
403 | Invalid API key
Constructing webpage URLs
profile | profile id of the person
Request an API key
Contact email@example.com to get an API key for your company.