~ www.donnellys.com ~
The Official Donnelly Home Page
This award-winning website was created in 1997
for anyone interested in the Donnellys, Canada's notorious family,
that was murdered by a vigilante committee near Lucan, Ontario, on February
2020 marks the 139th anniversary of the Biddulph Tragedy, as it came to be
This site has been online for 23 years, and it is still going strong, attracting
close to a million visitors to date.
We wish to thank everyone for their continued support of this web site.
Whether you're a Donnelly enthusiast, or someone finding out about the
Donnellys for the first time,
this web site is for you! It offers everything to do with the family from
historical information and photos, to books and authors.
We hope that you find the information on this web site useful. And that you
will encourage others to visit this site.
Thanks for visiting
- donnellys.com Update:
- The donnellys.com website is currently under re-construction.
- The old website is outdated, so we are hoping to give it
a NEW look.
- But it's taking a little longer than we anticipated, as
there is much
- to be done here. In the meantime, we appreciate your patience
- the site is updated, and hope that you come back soon!
- Thanks so much!
- Donnelly Homestead Update:
After 30 years, the Donnelly Homestead Site Tour is closing.
- Rob Salts, owner of the homestead, will no longer
be giving tours
- of the famous historic attraction. The homestead closed
- for the last time on October 31st, 2018.
I’d like to take a minute to thank Rob Salts for his time and
- dedication in telling the story of the Black Donnellys,
- and for the thousands of tours he has given over the
- He has devoted 30 years of his life to keeping an
- part of Canadian history alive, and we all appreciate
it so much.
- It was also a great pleasure designing and maintaining Rob
- website, 'The Donnelly Homestead Site Tour'
for many years.
- Thanks, Rob!
Wishing you all the best in your future endeavours.
Kind regards... Webmaster – donnellys.com
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All Rights Reserved - 2019
Web site & Graphics designed by Webmaster.
Donnelly photos in title collage used with permission from
Donna Jones and Robert
Salts. Title graphic designed by Webmaster. No part of this
web site may be reproduced in
any form without written
permission from donnellys.com.
Web Site created May.1997
Site updated: February 19, 2020