Johannesburg, South Africa Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Johannesburg Ansteys of South Africa, a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys of Devon and hence part of the South West Peninsula Ansteys. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Johannesburg Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclinationContinue reading “Johannesburg, South Africa Anstey Page Commenced”

Winifred Ethel Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Winfred Ethel Anstey of the Tywardreath Ansteys, who was born in New Zealand and served as a Nurse on various Hospital Ships during the war. She also managed to survive after a ship that she was on was hit by a German torpedo inContinue reading “Winifred Ethel Anstey World War One Hero”

Charles Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Anstey of the Clase, Swansea Ansteys, who was severely wounded on 17 October 1917 in France during preparations for the Cambrai Operations. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who has researchedContinue reading “Charles Anstey World War One Hero”

Clase, Swansea Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Clase, Swansea Ansteys of Glamorgan, a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys of Devon, arriving via Bristol. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Clase, Swansea Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, please contactContinue reading “Clase, Swansea Anstey Page Commenced”

William Manley Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Manley Anstey of the Timaru, New Zealand Ansteys, a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, who signed up for active service on 27 August 1918 aged 19, with both of his parents having given their consent to his enlistment. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “William Manley Anstey World War One Hero”

John Trenn Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Trenn Anstey, a member of the Exminster Ansteys, who emigrated to Australia and then took part in the ‘Landing at Anzac Cove’ in Gallipoli, Turkey in 1915. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact usContinue reading “John Trenn Anstey World War One Hero”

Sandford, Devon Anstey Page Commenced

The Sandford Ansteys of Devon are a sub-branch of Broadclyst Ansteys, who themselves are a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, and thus form part of the South West Peninsula Anstey pedigree. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialistContinue reading “Sandford, Devon Anstey Page Commenced”

Broadclyst, Devon Anstey Page Commenced

The Broadclyst Ansteys of Devon are a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, and thus form part of the South West Peninsula Anstey pedigree. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Broadclyst Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody withContinue reading “Broadclyst, Devon Anstey Page Commenced”

George Alexander Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Alexander Anstey of the Bampton Ansteys who died fighting in West Flanders, Belgium in June 1915 whilst temporarily commanding a company of the 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Regiment. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who hasContinue reading “George Alexander Anstey World War One Hero”

Chisholm Wilfred Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Chisholm Wilfred Anstey of the Bampton Ansteys who fought as part of the British Expeditionary Force on the Western Front in France, attached to both the South Wales Borderers and the Royal Flying Corps throughout the war. Anybody who has information they wouldContinue reading “Chisholm Wilfred Anstey World War One Hero”