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”

Riccarton New Zealand Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Riccarton Ansteys of Christchurch, New Zealand. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Riccarton Ansteys to this Anstey story project, especially with regards to connecting William Anstey (b 1835) to the overall Anstey pedigree. Anybody with such inclination, expertise andContinue reading “Riccarton New Zealand Anstey Page Commenced”

Charles William Gibbs Anstey World War One Hero?

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles William Gibbs Anstey of the Chew Magna Ansteys who was conscripted in New Zealand in 1917 as part of the “Fifth Ballot of the South Canterbury Recruiting District“. However we have no idea whether he actually served during World War One – anybodyContinue reading “Charles William Gibbs Anstey World War One Hero?”

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”

Charles Lloyd Anstey Junior World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Lloyd Anstey Junior of the Llandenny Anstey sub-branch of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys, who died in 1917 during the Battle of Messines in Belgium. Anybody who has researched their Anstey ancestors’ wartime heroics in World War One and wishes for their (original)Continue reading “Charles Lloyd Anstey Junior World War One Hero”