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Category: Old News


Findmypast have made their newspaper archives free from 30 May-6 June 2022 to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee. Behind every news story, there’s a family story, including the Queen’s and your own. Read all about them for free.


Marriage transcriptions for the period 1838 to 1912 have been added to the Doncaster St George Download. Online Sales, including membership, go to our Shop. Postal Sales – Download the Latest Publications List (PDF 659kb)


Friday 22 April at 10:00 BST to Monday 25 April at 23:59 BST 50% off discount automatically applied at checkout – no code required. No subscription is needed to take advantage of this offer, which only applies to 1921 Census Read more…


The Society’s latest new publication, Bentley with Arksey, replaces the Arksey All Saints Download. In summary, Arksey All Saints War Memorials and Arksey Wesleyan baptisms along with information and transcriptions for Bentley have been added. See below for for details: Read more…


The Society has added transcriptions and information relating to Goldthorpe to the Bolton Upon Dearne Download. St Alban Mission Church, Goldthorpe Baptisms 1902 to 1916 Goldthorpe ParishSt John the Evangelist and St Mary Magdalene Baptisms 1916 to 1921 Marriages 1917 Read more…


The Doncaster Ancestor Spring 2022 e-Journal edition is now available in the Members’ Area of the website. If you do not have a Society User Account please register here. Articles include the following: Joe, Tommy & the Mallard A Family’s Read more…


The Society has updated three Downloads: New Edlington St John the Baptist Baptisms 1912 to 1933 Pollington St John’s church Marriages 1855 to 1940 Swinefleet St Margaret Marriages 1845 to 1941 Online Sales, including membership, go to our Shop. Postal Read more…


The Society has published two new downloads Kilnhurst St Thomas Baptisms 1859 to 1926 Marriages 1861 to 1942 Burials 1859 to 1951 Thurnscoe St Helen Baptisms 1600 to 1926 Marriages 1602 to 1941 Burials 1602 to 1962 Online Sales, including Read more…


The National Archives announced on the 6 January 2022 that they have published the 1921 Census for England and Wales online with their partners Findmypast. Visitors to The National Archives in Kew will be able to view the 1921 Census Read more…


Join the Society prior to 1 April 2022 and receive up to three months FREE membership. Benefits of Membership can be found on the Membership page.Download an Application Form (PDF, 435kb)