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 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 2017 Annual General Meeting(AGM) of Doncaster and District Family History Society will take place in the main hall of Doncaster School for the Deaf, Leger Way, Doncaster on Wednesday 22 February 2017 at 7.30pm.
Followed by a talk from Rachel Holland Historian & Lecturer on ‘Railway Posters of The Yorkshire Coast’.
Who can forget the many railway station posters of our youth? Rachel tells the many stories that surround them. I well remember the fisherman with Skegness is so bracing.
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.