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 a 1914 Doncaster Archdeaconry Map of Parishes and Townships covered by Doncaster and District Family History Society (map displays in a new window).
- Getting the Best from findmypast - Myko Clelland
- Life in the 1950's - Ian Dewhirst
Update: "Doncaster Council's cabinet has given the green light to plans for a £14 million combined museum, library and archive building." The Star, 4 July 2017
Doncaster MBC announced on 27 June 2017 "Major plans for an iconic 21st century building, which will transform how library and heritage resources are provided in the borough, have been revealed today by Doncaster Council........"
Doncaster MBC announcement in full.
Doncaster MBC Cabinet 4 July 2017 10.00am Agenda and ReportsRead more
The Society's latest CD, Doncaster Churches, contains information on 215 Churches and Memorials relating to Anglican, Non-Conformist and other Churches within the area of the Archdeaconry of Doncaster.Read more
The Doncaster Ancestor Summer 2017 e-Journal edition is now available on the website.Read more
The Society's latest Publications List is now available.
The Society's Project Team continue to produce new publications and updates at a rapid rate. The most recent publication is a CD for Wheatley, Doncaster St Mary's Church, which contains Baptisms 1885 to 1941 and Marriages 1899 to 1939.Read more
The Society has recently announced the two free talks to be given at the 2017 "Family & Local History Fair with Craft Stalls".
Make sure you have entered the date in your diary, 14 October 2017.