We hope this website will be of some use to you if you are researching relatives in and around Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England, although the Society’s records are not limited to Doncaster.
Click here to see 1914 Map of Parishes and Townships covered by Doncaster and District Family History Society (map displays in a new window).
- 23 March 2017 - Growing Your Family Tree (suitable for beginners)
- 27 April 2017 - Using the Internet for Family History Research
- 1 June 2017 - A Good Look At Parish Registers
- 6 July 2017 - Putting Meat on the Bones (occupations, criminals etc)
The Doncaster Ancestor Spring 2017 e-Journal edition is now available on the website.Read more
Membership Renewal Forms for 2017/2018 are currently being sent out either, with the Spring edition of the Doncaster Ancestor, or in a separate mailing if you have opted for the ejournal version of the Society's journal.
Please note that 2016 should read 2017 and 2017 should read 2018. Please use the form you have been sent and we apologise for any confusion this may have caused.Read more
The initial list of stallholders for the Society's "Family & Local History Fair with Craft Stalls 2017" has been announced. Make sure you have entered the date in your diary, 14 October 2017.
The Society is pleased to announce that Karen Walker, Courses Facilitator, will be presenting the courses listed below, at the Palgrave Research Centre, during 2017.