~ www.donnellys.com ~ The Official Donnelly Home Page
Discover Canada's notorious family, the Black Donnellys, who were
massacred February 4th, 1880 by a vigilante committee. This
winning, popular web site has been online since May 1997
over 977,000 visitors to date. It offers everything you need to know
about the Donnellys -- historical, genealogical and
information, old and new photographs, updated information
Donnelly books and authors, a Donnelly ghost page,
and much more!
The donnellys.com is closed for maintenance!
The website is currently under re-construction. We'll be
Thank you for your patience.
Donnelly Homestead Update:
After 30 years, the Donnelly Homestead Site Tour is closing.
Rob Salts, owner of the homestead, will no longer be giving
of the famous historic attraction. The homestead closed its
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 years.
He has devoted 30 years of his life to keeping an important
part of Canadian history alive, and we all appreciate it
Wishing you all the best in your future endeavours.