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).
Please note that the Speaker will now be David Templeman with his talk: 2 Queens and a Countess.
It is an in depth talk on the interaction between the 3 most colourful and charismatic women in Elizabethan history- Elizabeth 1, Mary Queen of Scots and Bess of Hardwick. A totally new perspective on these 3 women and a unique insight into a predominantly man's world entered into and conquered by these 3 powerful icons.Read more
The 2019 Annual General Meeting(AGM) of Doncaster and District Family History Society will take place in the main hall of Doncaster Deaf Trust, Leger Way, Doncaster on Wednesday 27 February 2019 at 7.30pm.
Followed by a talk from Richard Axe on "Fraud & Bigamy in mid Victorian Britain The case of the Italian Imposter, Count Borromeo".Read more
Join the Society prior to 1 April 2019 and receive up to three months FREE membership.Read more
"The price of a birth, marriage or death certificate for England & Wales will increase on 16 February 2019 from £9.25 to £11.00. At the same time, the charge for the PDF version will rise from £6.00 to £7.00.
Therefore, now is the time to place any orders that you are planning to submit.
Associated fees are also going up. You can see full details of the new charges in the relevant statutory instrument. A more user-friendly summary of the changes can be found in the Lost Cousins newsletter."
Source: Federation of Family History SocietiesRead more
The latest revised and new Parish Records CDs and Downloads, are as follows:
NEW: Rawcliffe St James’ church Parish Records
- Baptisms 1691 to 1925
- Burials 1753 to 1962
- Marriages 1631 to 1940
REVISED: Fishlake St Cuthbert Parish Records
- Baptisms 1561 to 1921
- Burials 1561 to 1974
- Marriages 1561 to 1974