Other benefits include:

  • Monthly hybrid (in room & online) meetings with superb guest speakers
  • Our excellent quarterly Society journal ‘The Doncaster Ancestor’, and access to all our back copies online, dating back to 1980, full of useful articles and social history in Doncaster
  • Help with your research
  • Have the names you are researching published in the journal and kept on the member’s surnames of interest database, to share with those also searching your family lines
  • Access to our members only area, which includes:
    • Video library
    • Access to our 1.6 million + names database containing local parish and other records NEW SEPTEMBER 2023
  • Join our self help advice group on Zoom, to discuss all things family history in a relaxed friendly group including computer skills as well
  • Access to other events we are planning for the members

Apply to join DDFHS

On joining the Society, you will receive a welcome pack, containing various leaflets including Forthcoming Events, Publications List and a Members’ Surname Interest form, useful for making contact with other members researching the same surnames.