George and Annie Parliamentary Adventures 1924 and 1931

We have uploaded to the Anstey project website the detailed story of how George James Anstey and his wife Annie Anstey, both of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys, ran for Parliament in 1924 and 1931 respectively. The pdf document is entitled ‘George and Annie’s Parliamentary Adventures 1924 and 1931‘ and can also be found on George‘sContinue reading “George and Annie Parliamentary Adventures 1924 and 1931”

Ralph Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Ralph Anstee of the Doynton Ansteys, who served as a Private with the 1/4 Battalion of the Hampshire Regiment. Unfortunately we do not know much else of his war story as we cannot locate any of his records. Anybody who has information they wouldContinue reading “Ralph Anstee World War One Hero”

Edward Keene Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Edward Keene Anstey of the Dyrham Anstees, who signed up for service during the war with the Royal Navy and served as a ‘Telegraphist’ and later ‘Leading Telegraphist’. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography please contact us at research@theansteystory.com.Continue reading “Edward Keene Anstey World War One Hero”

Philip Roger Anstey World War One Hero?

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Philip Roger Anstey of the Dyrham Anstees, who enrolled with the Royal Tank Corps in 1921. We are currently trying to establish if he had previous army postings during the war itself, with either the Royal Gloucestershire Hussars or any other unit. Anybody whoContinue reading “Philip Roger Anstey World War One Hero?”

Nigel Victor Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Nigel Victor Anstee of the Doynton Anstees, who fought in Gallipoli, Turkey in 1915 with the ‘B’ Squadron of the First Royal Gloucestershire Hussars Yeomanry, and later served with the 5th Battalion (Territorial) of the Gloucester Regiment. Anybody who has information they would likeContinue reading “Nigel Victor Anstee World War One Hero”

Grant, Wisconsin Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Grant, Wisconsin Ansteys of America, a sub-branch of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys, hence they form part of the South Gloucestershire Anstey pedigree. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Grant, Wisconsin Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody withContinue reading “Grant, Wisconsin Anstey Page Commenced”

Sweetwater, Wyoming Anstee Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Sweetwater, Wyoming Anstees of America, a sub-branch of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who are themselves a sub-branch of the Dyrham Anstees – thus they form part of the South Gloucestershire Anstey pedigree. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledgeContinue reading “Sweetwater, Wyoming Anstee Page Commenced”

Ernest Charles Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Ernest Charles Anstey of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys, who volunteered in 1915 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada for active service with the Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force (CEF), being assigned to the ‘Duke of Connaught’s Own 158th? (Overseas) Battalion‘. Anybody who has information they wouldContinue reading “Ernest Charles Anstey World War One Hero”

Charles Ernest Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Charles Ernest Anstey of the Dyrham Anstees, a sergeant with the 2nd Irish Guards who was seriously wounded right at the beginning of the Battle of the Somme, on 2 July 1916. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography,Continue reading “Charles Ernest Anstey World War One Hero”

Chester, PA Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Chester Ansteys of Delaware County, Pennsylvania (PA) in America, a sub-branch of the Bristol Ansteys. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Chester, PA Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Gary