40th Anniversary 1980 - 2020

Category: Current


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Census Day is Sunday 21 March 2021 in England and Wales. “The census is a survey that happens every 10 years and gives us a picture of all the people and households in England and Wales. The census is unique. Read more…


The Doncaster Ancestor Spring 2021 e-Journal edition is now available in the Members’ Area of the website. Articles include the following: Doncaster’s Open Air School Discovering the Old Man of the Common Gold Fischili Part Two Talk on the Railways Read more…


Update: January 2021The initial period extended further to 31 March 2021. Update: 28 April 2020The initial period, which was due to end on 30 April, has now been extended to the end of May 2020 and will be reviewed on Read more…


“Work has got underway on demolishing the building used to store thousands of historic documents and artefacts relating to Doncaster’s history.” Read more on the Doncaster Free Press website


The Society’s latest publication is for Brampton Bierlow Christ Church. Details are as follows: Baptisms 1855 to 1922 Marriages 1856 to 1940 Burials 1855 to 1956 Monumental Inscriptions War Memorials


The Society is pleased to announce the launch of a limited free email Research Service. Whilst not fully compensating for the closure of our Family History HELPDESK, due to the coronavirus, the service is initially available to all in celebration Read more…