Category: Old News


The rescheduled 2018 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 28 March 2018 at 7.30pm. Followed by a talk Read more…


The Society of Australian Genealogists has joined Essex Society for Family History in providing an electonic version, e-journal, of their journal instead of a hard copy version.


The Society has revised several of their Parish Records CDs. The following transcriptions have been added: Arksey All Saints Parish Records and more Marriages 1838 to 1940 Wesleyan Methodist Baptisms 1922 to 1940 Campsall St Mary Magdalene Church Parish Records Read more…


The Doncaster Ancestor Spring 2018 e-Journal edition is now available on the website. Articles include the following: Darfield Transcriptions Butter Cross, Doncaster Were any of your Ancestors Painters and Decorators in Doncaster? It Started with a Scrapbook Leicester House, Regent Read more…


Essex Society for Family History is the latest society to provide an electonic version, e-journal, of their journal instead of a hard copy version.


The Palgrave Research centre will be CLOSED, Friday 2 March 2018, due to the weather conditions. Further updates will be posted on this website.


The Society is pleased to announce that Karen Walker will be facilitating a new programme of events that are a little different from the more traditional courses we have run in the past. These events will take place in the Read more…


Join the Society prior to 1 April 2018 and receive up to three months FREE membership. Benefits of Membership can be found on the Membership page. Download an Application/Renewal Form (PDF, 745kb)


The Society’s February Monthly Meeting, Wednesday 28 February 2018 has been CANCELLED due to the weather conditions. The AGM will now take place on Wednesday 28 March 2018 at the March Monthly Meeting.


Please note that due to poor attendance on Saturdays the Committee have decided that the Palgrave Research Centre will only open on the second Saturday of the month from January 2018. The opening hours will be 10.00am to 2.00pm and Read more…