40th Anniversary 1980 - 2020

Doncaster Ancestor Articles Index

Compiled by: Keith Crouter

Article TitleYearVolNoLibrary Reference
1911 Census - Final Column Goes On line2012221DA/22
1911 Census - Goes Live2009191DA/19
A British gentleman -Barnes Wallis2014243DA/24
A Doncaster Tea Salesman - John Roberts2021311DA/31
A Family at War2014241DA/24
A Funny Kind of Coffee Shop2020301DA/30
A Light-hearted Look at the Tree2020301DA/35
A Royal visit to Doncaster - King Charles 1st2006161DA/16
A Scratch Dial2014244DA/24
A Table of Kindred and Affinity2020302DA/30
Accident at Hampole2015254DA/25
Adwick le Street St Laurence Roll of Honour2016263DA/26
Agricultural Labouer2006164DA/16
Agricultural Labouer2013231DA/23
An Ancestor's Faith2013232DA/23
An Incredible journey: William Simpson2016262DA/26
Ancestors Occupation2017272DA/27
Armthorpe, But Not As We Know It2020302DA/30
Athletics in Doncaster Area2005151DA/15
Attempts to de bastardize My Wife’s Mother2002124DA/12
Auntie Ellie Kilburn2016263DA/26
Axe Family of Doncaster and Mexborough2016261DA/26
Back to Basic - Poor Law2009193DA/19
Bagshaw Collection - Cataloguing Project2017271DA/27
Bagshaw Collection Update2018282DA/28
Balby - Hexthorpe: Development2008181DA/18
Banks Family of Catherine's House2013233DA/23
Barnburgh and Harlington 1851 Census2009193DA/19
Bawtry, St Nicholas Church2019292DA/29
Beastall Family - Stanley House, Balby2012224DA/22
Beechfield House198734DA/03
Beginners Page 1 - Getting Started2002121DA/12
Beginners Page 2 - Civil registration2002122DA/12
Beginners Page 3 - Census Returns2002123DA/12
Beginners Page 4 - Parish Registers2003131DA/13
Beginners Page 5 - The I.G.I2003132DA/13
Beginners Page 6 - Printed Sources2003133DA/13
Beginners Page 7 - Non Conformists2003134DA/13
Beginners Page 8 - Wills & Inventories2004141DA/14
Beginners Page 9 - Other Sources2004142DA/14
Borthwick Institute - Resources2009191DA/19
Brampton Bierlow2009192DA/19
Britain on Film2016261DA/26
Brodsworth Colliery Lockout2016262DA/26
Brodsworth Hall - Sketch199361DA/06
Brodsworth Rent Accounts2006163DA/16
Burghwallis, the Village Where I Lived2019291DA/29
Butter Cross2018281DA/28
Bygone Christmas: Christopher Houghton2011214DA/21
Cadeby Mining Disaster - Royal Visit2009192DA/19
Cadeby Pit Disaster 19122004142DA/14
Cadeby Pit Disaster 19122016263DA/26
Caleb Kilner (Kilner Bros) Glass, Obituary2005151DA/15
Calendar 1600 - 2000199156DA/05
Calendar Conundrum2013234DA/23
Carol Sutcliffe 1906-19662018282DA/28
Carol Sutcliffe Part 2 1906 - 19662018284DA/28
Cause Papers Hatfield2020301DA/30
Cenotaph War Memorial Bennetthorpe2019294DA/29
Charles Thirwall: An Ordinary Man2014244DA/24
Charters (Royal) to 15052001112DA/11
Childhood Memories - Evacuees Experience2013231DA/23
Childhood Memories - Geoff Oakland2013233DA/23
Childhood Memories - Thanking the Children2013232DA/23
Children's Home Records2013231DA/23
Church Costs 17642007173DA/17
Clock Which Never Goes - St Mary's Sprotbrough2018283DA/28
Coats of Arms199155DA/05
Commonwealth war Graves2009191DA/19
Conisborough Castle198633DA/03
Conscientious Objectors2016264DA/26
Cooke's of Wheatley198734DA/03
Cooke's of Wheatley199116DA/05
Copley Medal2016264DA/26
Coroners records - How to use them2012221DA/22
Coroner's Records 1890 - 19302002123DA/12
Crime and Punishment2002124DA/12
Crossing the Don2004142DA/14
Cusworth Hall198632DA/03
Cuttriss’s Model Shop2012223DA/22
D&DFHS Church Project2014241DA/24
Dade & Barrington Registers2019293DA/29
Danish Treasure Trail198424DA/02
Daybreak - Built for Thomas Hanley and sons2019291DA/29
DD Veterans We Must Not Forget2014244DA/24
DDFHS 30th Anniversary2010204DA/20
DDFHS and BBC Silver Bus2006161DA/16
Dear Ancestor - Poem2017274DA/27
Death of Driver Wm Laughton in Turkey2015254DA/25
Death Register Entry - More Than Meets the Eye2013233DA/23
Dewponds in East Yorkshire2013232DA/23
Diary of Elizabeth Etches2011214DA/21
Did They Rest in Peace2016262DA/26
Did You Know2005154DA/15
Digital Storage of Documents2011212DA/21
Disappearing of Workhouse Corpses2014242DA/24
Domesday (1086 - 1986)198526DA/02
Domesday Summary Doncaster Region198632DA/03
Doncaster & District Family History Society 40th Anniversary2020301DA/36
Doncaster and The St Leger2009192DA/19
Doncaster Archives and Palgrave Research Centre Demolished2021311DA/31
Doncaster Family History Society2020302DA/30
Doncaster Grammar School198836DA/03
Doncaster Grammar School and Railway Society2020303DA/30
Doncaster History of Christ Church Part two2017271DA/27
Doncaster History of Christ Church Vol2016264DA/26
Doncaster in the 1830's1999102DA/10
Doncaster Meeting Point for Armies2003133DA/13
Doncaster Millenium Miscellany2000107DA/10
Doncaster Old Theatre or Royal Opera House2016264DA/26
Doncaster Plant Works2001114DA/11
Doncaster Plant Works Athletic Club2017271DA/27
Doncaster Plant Works Fishing Competition2016261DA/26
Doncaster Racecourse2009193DA/19
Doncaster Times2017271DA/27
Doncaster's Great Fire - 18532012222DA/22
Doncaster's Hidden Mysteries2010202DA/20
Doncaster's Open Air School2021311DA/31
Doncaster's Yards2018284DA/28
Draining of Hatfield Chase198424DA/02
Dunkirk - My Dad's Story2017274DA/27
Edenthorpe War Memorial2017273DA/27
Edith Annie Walker2018283DA/28
Edward Charles Booth - Doncaster Author2019293DA/29
Edward Lawrence2020304DA/30
Edward Miller D.Mus. Organist of Doncaster2020302DA/30
Ellis Island, USA2020301DA/30
Elopement2019293DA/29
Emma: Sad Story of an Asylam Inmate2014244DA/24
Esperanto in Doncaster2017271DA/27
Even If It Feels Like It, It's Never Over2020303DA/30
Everyday Expressions2007173DA/17
Falsifying Records2016263DA/26
Family Historians Alphabet - (A-D)1999104DA/10
Family Historians Alphabet - (E-H)2000105DA/10
Family Historians Alphabet - (J-M)2000106DA/10
Family Historians Alphabet - (N-U)2000108DA/10
Family Historians Alphabet - (V-Z)2001113DA/11
Family History: A Hobby, Addiction and Obsession2011214DA/21
Family Treasure Unearthed in Cyberspace.2006161DA/16
Family Tree - Poem2019292DA/29
Family Wedding 1960's2017272DA/27
Famous Houses & Families - Cooke of Wheatley Hall199151DA/05
Famous Houses & Families - Gainsborough Old Hall199152DA/05
Famous Houses & Families - Mansion House199152DA/05
Famous Houses & Families - Spencers of Cantley199362DA/06
Famous Houses & Families - Winn of Nostell Priory199151DA/05
Finding George Kendal2021311DA/31
Finding Those Illusive Marriages2021311DA/31
Finningley - Spotlight on2003133DA/13
Fire at St Jame's School2017273DA/27
Fireman Reggie2017272DA/27
Flight of the Lancaster Bombers2015251DA/25
Foundation Stones Laid: St Andrews Methodist Church2016263DA/26
Freemen of Doncaster199896DA/09
Frenchgate Doncaster Clearance 1930's2019293DA/29
From Parish Register to Civil Registration2013232DA/23
From The Byrth of Mankynde2020302DA/30
Funerals Are For The Living2020301DA/30
Gamekeeper Ancestors2014244DA/24
Genealogical Conundrum2017274DA/27
Gengis Khan and The Vikings2019293DA/29
Getting to Know My Granddad James Laines2014244DA/24
Glimpses From The Past2020304DA/30
Glossary of Words - Sidney Addy198525DA/02
Gold Fischili Part Two2021311DA/31
Gold Fischli - travel through Eastern Europe 1980’s2020304DA/30
Goole2005154DA/15
Goole - All about2005153DA/15
Granddad Needham - Cantley Hall2018283DA/28
Grants of Taddington2017272DA/27
Grave Diggers and Waggoners2008182DA/18
Gravestones, Ghosts and M.I.'s at Epworth2011213DA/21
Graveyard Treasures2017272DA/27
Great Aunt Ada Emerson2016264DA/26
Great Northern Railway Ancestors pre 19222015252DA/25
Grey Friars Baths and the Aspinall Collection2020304DA/30
GRO - Understanding how the indexes were compiled2019291DA/29
Guildhall198941DA/04
H.M.S. Valorous2017272DA/27
Happy Marr: A Thankful Village2014244DA/24
Hatfield Brothers - Three Aldermen - Three Mayors2017272DA/27
Hatfield Chase198633DA/03
Heraldry1999101DA/10
Heraldry2001112DA/11
Heraldry & Family History198423DA/02
Heraldry & Family History199253DA/05
Heraldry & Family History199796DA/09
Heraldry & Family History199895DA/09
Hickleton Hall2019291DA/29
History of DDFHS - Part 1 (1979 - 1980)199686DA/08
History of DDFHS - Part 2 (1981 - 1982)199791DA/09
History of DDFHS - Part 3 (1983 - 1984)199792DA/09
History of DDFHS - Part 4 (1985 - 1986)199893DA/09
History of DDFHS - Part 5 (1987 - 1988)199894DA/09
History of DDFHS - Part 6199895DA/09
History of DDFHS - Part 7198896DA/09
History of DDFHS - Part 81999101DA/10
Holdlestone and its Satelite Villages2017274DA/27
Hospitals of Tickhil.2006163DA/16
How to Research Your Transported Ancestor2012224DA/22
How to Write a Book and Get it Published2014241DA/24
Howard Scott - Warrant Officer2017271DA/27
Hyde Park Cemetery199785DA/08
Hyde Park Cemetery2004144DA/14
Hyde Park Cemetery2007172DA/17
Hyde Park Cemetery2007174DA/17
Hyde Park Cemetery Trip2016263DA/26
Idiots and Lunatics2012221DA/22
If Only We Knew2020303DA/30
In search of a lost community2014242DA/24
In search of the Vout House2011214DA/21
Indexing Aids199472DA/08
Infant Mortality - Can't Find Birth in GRO Indexes2012221DA/22
Ingham, George Henry 1889/19162016261DA/26
Inspector of Nuisance!2014243DA/24
Irish Ancestors - Online2015252DA/25
Its Good to Talk - Booth Family2016263DA/26
Its Our Turn2002124DA/12
James de la Payne v Thomas Oughtibridge2020304DA/30
James Paine 1717 - 17892017271DA/27
Japanese Embassy Reconcilliation2014242DA/24
Jasper Maslen Beake: Care in an Asylam2012223DA/22
John Illingworth Inquest 18722020302DA/30
John Shotton and St James's School, Hexthorpe2017274DA/27
John William Oates - Remembered2016264DA/26
Keep an Open Mind2016263DA/26
Kindred Affinity199682DA/08
Kindred and Affinity - Who Can Marry Who199681DA/08
Kings Cross Station, London2013231DA/23
Kirk Bramwith Census - 1832199894DA/09
Kirk Bramwith: Churchwarden's Wands2014242DA/24
Kissing in Thorneand District2016262DA/26
Knur and Spell2007172DA/17
KOYLI Memorial Elmfield Park2019294DA/29
Lancashire Cotton Mills in the 19th century2019292DA/29
Leicester House, 4 Regent square2017274DA/27
Let the Blood Flow2015251DA/25
Levitt Hagg, Warmsworth2020302DA/30
Library Service at Monthly Meetings2013233DA/23
Life Told in Postcards & Newspapers2013232DA/23
Little Known Hero of WW2 BANSE St Bernard Dog2011214DA/21
Looking for Kate Wilkins2019293DA/29
Lost Baptisms199894DA/09
Lost Houses of Doncaster and Dearne Valley2006162DA/16
Lucky Dip - Sink the Bismark2013234DA/23
Lucky Few - Thankfull Villages2016263DA/26
Lucy Arabella Stocks Walker2020303DA/30
Lucy Stockdale Grandma2017273DA/27
Maid in China2019291DA/29
Mansion House198631DA/03
Marriage of George Cropper2015252DA/25
Marriage Records - Why Can't You Find Your Ancestors2010202DA/20
Mary Scott Teacher2017273DA/27
Masons Arms, Market Place, Doncaster2013231DA/23
Massey Brothers On The Railways2020303DA/30
Mayflower Connection2009192DA/19
Medieval England's Immigrants2015251DA/25
Memories of 135 Doncaster Lane2018283DA/28
Memories of Active Service - U Boat Pen Attack2013232DA/23
Memories of the Early Years - David Booth2020302DA/30
Memories of the Early Years - John vessey2020302DA/30
Mental Health Problems2013231DA/23
Mormon Missionary in Japan2019292DA/29
Murder in the Family2020304DA/30
Museum and Art Gallery198942DA/04
My Childhood Memories2014241DA/24
My Dad P.O.W. During WW22012223DA/22
My Long Lost Family2013232DA/23
Oak Colliery Disaster Update2016263DA/26
Old Doncaster - Parish Chest2016261DA/26
Old Doncaster - The Cinema That Never Was2013233DA/23
Old Doncaster - William Lindley Architect2014242DA/24
Old Sam Swaby2016263DA/26
Online Libraries - For Family History2014243DA/24
Opening of New Methodist Church at Wheatley2016263DA/26
Over the Pennines to Grandma’s House2012223DA/22
Paintersand Decorators in Doncaster2018281DA/28
Palgrave Centre Goes OnLine2008181DA/18
Parish Chest199894DA/09
Parish Chest - Churchwardens1999101DA/10
Parish Chest - Constable Records (1)2000105DA/10
Parish Chest - Constable Records (2)2000106DA/10
Parish Chest - Final Round Up2000108DA/10
Parish Chest - Overseer of the Poor1998102DA/10
Parish Chest - Overseer of the Poor (2)1999103DA/10
Parish Chest - Overseer of the Poor (3)1999104DA/10
Parish Chest - The Incumbant199896DA/09
Parish Officers2005151DA/15
Parish Records - Find My Past2016261DA/26
Parish Records: Kill or Cure2014241DA/24
Parish Register - Help for Researchers2010202DA/20
Parkinsons Butterscotch199896DA/09
Partial Spin - Remus Rudd2016263DA/26
Patrick Stirling Monument2011211DA/21
Peacock Mystery - Was It Murder?2017271DA/27
Personal Heraldry199154DA/05
Personal Heraldry1999102DA/10
Philip Lord Wharton, 1696 Bequest2020301DA/32
Pioneers in Doncaster - James Chafer2006164DA/16
Pit Banners2020301DA/31
Policeman's Lot Was Not a Happy One2013234DA/23
Policemen - Where to Find Records2008183DA/18
Postcards and Photos Enhancing Your Family History2016261DA/26
Potted History of Mexborough2008103DA/18
Potter Family of Barnsley2018282DA/28
Public Health in Victorian Doncaster2016261DA/26
Puzzle of Two Baptisms2018283DA/28
Rawcliffe St James Parish Church2018283DA/28
Read All About It: Doncaster Gazette.2018284DA/28
Recording of the MIs in the Archdeaconry of Doncaster 1980-19902020301DA/33
Rector’s Book of Clayworth 1676 - 17012006163DA/16
Red Cross WW1 POW Records Now Online2014244DA/24
Remembering a Fallen Soldier: Jack Foy2011214DA/21
Researching Far Eastern P.O.W. Ancestors2012223DA/22
Robin Hood - Yorkshireman2005152DA/15
Roll of Honour - GNR Accounts Staff in WW12017274DA/27
Roundabout Bawtry199145DA/04
Roundabout Doncaster and Conisbrough199363DA/06
Roundabout Doncaster and Hatfield199044DA/04
Roundabout Hatfield (Shoemakers)199682DA/08
Rural Ancestrors2013231DA/23
Sand House2012221DA/22
Sandbeck Park199333DA/06
Sarah Gleadhall - The Sad Life2017271DA/27
Sarah Sweeting - A Journey Back in Time2017273DA/27
School Records2020303DA/30
Schoolhouse to Workhouse2019292DA/29
Scottish Names2006163DA/16
Search of a Lost Community2014242DA/24
Septimus Waterhouse2017272DA/27
Settlement Examinations2001112DA/11
Shelf Isolation2020302DA/30
Shops and Shopkeepers199575DA/08
Sir Edmund Beckett - The man who changed Doncaster198633DA/03
Slaves or Servants2006163DA/16
Southwell: Walking in Our Ancestor's Shoes2013234DA/23
Spotlight on Conisbrough2000108DA/10
Spotlight on Warmsworth1999101DA/10
Spotlight on Wath on Dearne2000106DA/10
St Leger Course - The Wizard2019291DA/29
St. James's Church2014243DA/24
St.George's Church Fire - 18532011212DA/21
St.James's School and Church2007171DA/17
St.Oswald's Church, Kirk Sandall2011211DA/21
Stallingborough Battery2016261DA/26
Started with a Scrapbook2018281DA/28
Stone in the Blood: Joseph Knowles2014244DA/24
Strawberry Island2017272DA/27
Sunstroke: Memories of a Caravan Holiday the 19602018282DA/28
Surnames From Quaker Records199893DA/09
Sutlej Medal2017271DA/27
Swinton - Life in the 18th Century2009192DA/19
Table of Tolls2005154DA/15
Tales From the Churchyard - St Mary’s Sprotbrough2018284DA/28
Tangled Branches - King Family2016264DA/26
Tax of Goods and Services198423DA/02
Tax Records to Further Your Search2013233DA/23
The 1824 St Leger1999101DA/10
The Angel Inn Doncaster2020303DA/30
The Captain2013233DA/23
The History of Tom Smith2011214DA/21
The I.G.I199152DA/05
The Late Kenneth A Johnson2020302DA/30
The Mayflower 400th Anniversary2020302DA/30
The Mill Bridge, Doncaster2020301DA/30
The Oaks Mining Disaster 18662016262DA/26
The Old Gaol, Factory Lane2021311DA/31
The 'Old Man of the Common' Joseph A. Ashmore 1822-19152021311DA/31
The Sand House - Part 12021311DA/31
The Sand House Legacy2021311DA/31
The Suitcase2014241DA/24
The Ups and Downs of Using Parish Records2016262DA/26
The week we went to London.2002124DA/12
They Think Its All Over; it is for Now November 19182020303DA/30
Thomas Crapper2003133DA/13
Thomas Goodworth Almshouses, Hatfield198914DA/04
Thomas Hanley’s Flour Mill2018284DA/28
Thomas Harold Burton2015254DA/25
Thomas Matthews 1804 - 18782012223DA/22
Thomas Sherburn of Adwick199152DA/05
Thurnscoe2008174DA/18
Thurnscoe in the 18002001114DA/11
Tickhill Castle198835DA/03
Tickhill The Austin Friars2000108DA/10
Tims Family of Highfield2019292DA/29
Tips for Research - Lunacy, Travel and Migration2015252DA/25
Tradespeople of Snaith198423DA/02
Tragic and Pointless Death2014241DA/24
Tragic Death at Arksey2013233DA/23
Travis Trust - Hatfield Chase - Part 1199361DA/06
Travis Trust - Hatfield Chase - Part 2199362DA/06
U-boat Pens Bergen 19452013234DA/23
Uncle Sammy2016262DA/26
Uncle Walter Anderson.2018284DA/28
Unsolved Victorian Mystery Concerning Holmes2011214DA/21
Using Electoral Registers2011213DA/21
Using Local Newspapers in Family History Research2011211DA/21
Using Newspaper Sources - Past, Present and Future2009191DA/19
Using the 1939 Register2016261DA/26
Village Memory Group - Braithwell, Clifton & Micklebring2017271DA/27
VJ Day - Before and After2020303DA/30
VJ Day 75 Years Ago2020303DA/30
Want to Feel Old?2020301DA/34
War Memorial - Adwick Park2015251DA/25
War time School Days2014242DA/24
War Time Shortages2014243DA/24
Warmsworth198613DA/03
Warmsworth Bell Tower2014241DA/24
Was Your Ancestor a Seaman2014243DA/24
Was your Ancestor a Stonemason2015253DA/25
Water Wheel on the Cheswold2019292DA/29
Waterdale Clock 19472018281DA/28
Wellington Inn, Doncaster and Smith Family2016264DA/26
Were these the Good Old Days2019292DA/29
West Yorks 1910 Tax Valuation - On Ancestry2014242DA/24
West Yorks Electoral Rolls - 1840-19622014241DA/24
West Yorks History Centre Visit2019291DA/29
Wharton Lord Bequest2020301DA/30
What a Coincidence2016263DA/26
What's in a Name2016261DA/26
Whats in a name - Tickhill Brass Band2006163DA/16
What's in a name - Tranby Croft2019293DA/29
When Were You Born - Ready Reference Calendar198523DA/02
Where There's a Will, There's a Way2015251DA/25
Whitgift Hall - A Complicated Affair2013232DA/23
Will Favell - 'Wicked Will'2017273DA/27
William Cotterill Clark: Mayor of Doncaster2011214DA/21
William Humberstone2017272DA/27
William Lound of Stubbs Walden2018281DA/28
William Taylor: An Ordinary Life2016262DA/26
Window Tax Records2013231DA/23
Workhouse - A Journey Back in Time2013234DA/23
Workhouses2006162DA/16
Workhouses in and Around Hatfield2010204DA/20
WW1 - Doncaster's Role in Training Soldiers2015251DA/25
WW1 - Hospital Diaries Online2016261DA/26
WW1 - Medal Returned to a Happy Family2019291DA/29
WW1 - One Man's Salonika2014243DA/24
WW1 - One Soldier Remembered -E.R. Earles2015251DA/25
WW1 - The Tunnelers2015252DA/25
WW1 Ancestors2009194DA/19
WW1 Battlefield Tour2013233DA/23
WW1 Ration Cards2006163DA/16
WW2 - Civil Defence Gallantry awards2016261DA/26
WW2: Arnhem, Holland. Bravery and Sacrifice2014241DA/24
WW2: The Flight of the Lancaster Bombers2015251DA/25
Wyn's Military Index2017271DA/27
Yorkshire Dialects2007173DA/17
Ypres and the Somme Today2018281DA/28