40th Anniversary 1980 - 2020


Benefits of Membership

  • Monthly Meetings in Doncaster.
  • Advice and help from other members.
  • Quarterly copies of our journal ‘The Doncaster Ancestor’.
  • Have the names you are researching published in the journal and kept on the members’ interest database.
  • A lending library.
  • Large range of publications available on genfair_logo website
  • Journals of other Family History Societies available for loan.
  • A bookstall at monthly meetings. Subject to volunteers being available.
  • Opportunity to attend classes for beginners and for the more experienced.
  • Annual Family History Day.
  • Access to a wealth of unpublished material to help you with your research.

Notes for New Members

On joining the Society, you will receive a welcome pack, containing various leaflets eg Forthcoming Events (being held by the Society), Publications List and a Members’ Surname Interest form.

The names you are researching will be published in the next issue of The Doncaster Ancestor, the Journal of the Society which is published quarterly, and will also be kept on the members’ interests database. These entries in the Journal frequently result in contacts being made with people who have similar interests.

In addition to circulating The Doncaster Ancestor to each of our members, we also exchange journals with a number other Family History Societies. These are available for loan at the monthly meetings and in the Members area of the website. All correspondence needing a reply must be accompanied by a Stamped Addressed Envelope (with U.K. stamps) or two I.R.C.s obtainable at Post Offices.

Membership Enquiries: Please contact the Membership Secretary.


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