1811 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded

We have now completed uploading to the ‘Anstey Story’ project all newspaper stories that we can find in UK newspapers involving ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ in the year 1811. Going forward in time, finding and connecting stories will become ever more time intensive as the sheer volume of newspapers available to search expands. Anybody who has transcripts ofContinue reading “1811 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded”

Thomas John Anstey (b 1893) World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Thomas John Anstey, confusingly also known as John Thomas Anstey, of the Iddesleigh Ansteys, who was called up for service mid-way though the final year of the conflict, joining the Royal Marine Artillery, part of the Royal Navy, as a Private (Service Number: RMA/3433).Continue reading “Thomas John Anstey (b 1893) World War One Hero”

1810 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded

We have now completed uploading to the ‘Anstey Story’ project all newspaper stories that we can find in UK newspapers involving ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ in the year 1810. Going forward in time, finding and connecting stories will become ever more time intensive as the sheer volume of newspapers available to search expands. Anybody who has transcripts ofContinue reading “1810 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded”

Australia c1910 Census Mapping Commenced

According to official sources “No information about individuals survives from Australian censuses from 1901 to 1996. It was government policy to destroy census forms after statistical analysis was completed“. However there are other sources we can use, such as the 1913 Electoral Rolls, which do list individuals, which we can combine with our ever increasingContinue reading “Australia c1910 Census Mapping Commenced”

South African c1910 Census Mapping Commenced

As far as we know there is no official Census for South Africa in c1910, hence we have to create one using our ever increasing knowledge of which ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ were living there at the time. Anybody who can add to the list (which includes other countries proximate to South Africa such asContinue reading “South African c1910 Census Mapping Commenced”

1809 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded

We have now completed uploading to the ‘Anstey Story’ project all newspaper stories that we can find in UK newspapers involving ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ in the year 1809. Going forward in time, finding and connecting stories will become ever more time intensive as the sheer volume of newspapers available to search expands. Anybody who has transcripts ofContinue reading “1809 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded”

1808 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded

We have now completed uploading to the ‘Anstey Story’ project all newspaper stories that we can find in UK newspapers involving ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ in the year 1808. Going forward in time, finding and connecting stories will become ever more time intensive as the sheer volume of newspapers available to search expands. Anybody who has transcripts ofContinue reading “1808 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded”

1807 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded

We have now completed uploading to the ‘Anstey Story’ project all newspaper stories that we can find in UK newspapers involving ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ in the year 1807. Going forward in time, finding and connecting stories will become ever more time intensive as the sheer volume of newspapers available to search expands. Anybody who has transcripts ofContinue reading “1807 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded”

Pre-1800 America Newspaper Stories Uploaded

We have now completed uploading to the ‘Anstey Story’ project all newspaper stories that we can find in American newspapers involving ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ pre-1800. Going forward in time, finding and connecting stories will become ever more time intensive as the sheer volume of newspapers available to search expands. Anybody who has transcripts of interesting newspaper articlesContinue reading “Pre-1800 America Newspaper Stories Uploaded”

1806 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded

We have now completed uploading to the ‘Anstey Story’ project all newspaper stories that we can find in UK newspapers involving ‘Anstey’, Ansty’, ‘Anstee’ and ‘Anstie’ in the year 1806. Going forward in time, finding and connecting stories will become ever more time intensive as the sheer volume of newspapers available to search expands. Anybody who has transcripts ofContinue reading “1806 UK Newspaper Stories Uploaded”