Archibald Kirby Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography Archibald Kirby Anstey of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys, who signed up for service right at the outset of war with the ‘No 1 Stationary Hospital‘ Canadian Army Medical Corps and served in Canada, England, France, Gallipoli and Salonika – contracting serious bouts of dysenteryContinue reading “Archibald Kirby Anstey World War One Hero”

William Charles Annesty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of William Charles Annesty of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys, who signed up for active service in North Sydney in 1915 with the Canadian Expeditionary Force, then a few months later during the Actions of St Eloi Craters just south of Ypres he “was knockedContinue reading “William Charles Annesty World War One Hero”

Leonard Annesty World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Leonard Annesty of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys, who was drafted up for active service in Canada under the Military Services Act 1917 and was posted to the 6 MD 1st Depot Battalion, Nova Scotia Regiment as a Private. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “Leonard Annesty World War One Hero”

Garnish, Fortune Bay Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys, who are very likely connected to the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Garnish, Fortune Bay Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, pleaseContinue reading “Garnish, Fortune Bay Anstey Page Commenced”

Joseph W. Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Joseph W. Anstey of the Little Bay, Twillingate Ansteys, who performed a remarkable act of heroism in saving some of the crew of the ship ‘SS Lord Charlemont‘ after it was torpedoed and sunk by a German U-boat in April 1918. Anybody who hasContinue reading “Joseph W. Anstey World War One Hero”

Frank Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Frank Anstey of the Twillingate Ansteys, who signed up for service in 1916 with the ‘Massachusetts Volunteer Militia’ and was thence posted to France as a mechanic with the 104th Infantry Regiment, part of the American Expeditionary Force, taking part in six campaigns there. Continue reading “Frank Anstey World War One Hero”

Ralph Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Ralph Anstey of the Lewisporte, Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, who signed up for active service with the 1st Newfoundland Regiment as a Private in 1917 and served “in France and Belgium” throughout the summer and autumn of 1918. Anybody who has information they wouldContinue reading “Ralph Anstey World War One Hero”

Lewisporte, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Lewisporte, Twillingate Ansteys, a sub-division of the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, consisting of the Twillingate Anstey families that lived in Lewisporte, Twillingate before or in the 1921 Newfoundland Census. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Lewisporte, Twillingate Ansteys to this Anstey story project.Continue reading “Lewisporte, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced”

Springdale, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Springdale, Twillingate Ansteys, a sub-division of the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, consisting of the Twillingate Anstey families that lived in Springdale, Twillingate before or in the 1921 Newfoundland Census. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Springdale, Twillingate Ansteys to this AnsteyContinue reading “Springdale, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced”

Bluff Head Cove, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Bluff Head Cove, Twillingate Ansteys, a sub-division of the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, consisting of the Twillingate Anstey families that lived in Bluff Head Cove, Twillingate before or in the 1921 Newfoundland Census. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of theContinue reading “Bluff Head Cove, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced”