Henry Charles Anstey (b 1875) Second Boer War and World War One Hero

We have uploaded to both the pre-World War One Conflicts and World War One Rolls of Honour a biography of Henry Charles Anstey (b 1875) of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who has researched their Anstey ancestors’ wartime heroics in pre-World War OneContinue reading “Henry Charles Anstey (b 1875) Second Boer War and World War One Hero”

Thomas Lloyd Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Thomas Lloyd Anstey of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys, who died in 1917 fighting in the Third Battle of Ypres in Belgium. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who has researched their AnsteyContinue reading “Thomas Lloyd Anstey World War One Hero”

Robert Anstee English Civil War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts Roll of Honour a biography of Robert Anstee , the patriarch of the South Gloucestershire Ansteys, who fought in the English Civil War in 1643 at the Battle of Lansdowne Hill. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who hasContinue reading “Robert Anstee English Civil War Hero”

Santos Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Santos Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees. We know very little about his war heroics, except that he was a Private in the Royal Welsh Fusiliers in France from 1915 through to the end of the war. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Santos Anstee World War One Hero”

Gilroy Merchant Anstee World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Gilroy Merchant Anstee of the Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees, who fought on the Western Front in France. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Anybody who has researched their Anstey ancestors’ wartime heroics in World War One (1914-1918)Continue reading “Gilroy Merchant Anstee World War One Hero”

Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstee Page Commenced

The Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstees are a sub-branch of the Dyrham Anstees, and there are a great number of them alive today, forming a large subset of the South Gloucestershire Ansteys. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and we are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialistContinue reading “Christchurch, Monmouthshire Anstee Page Commenced”

Doynton Anstey Page Commenced

The Doynton Ansteys are a sub-branch of the Dyrham Anstees, forming a large sub-set of the South Gloucestershire Ansteys alive today. The Doynton pedigree is very well known and researched, and we are on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of this sub-branch to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclinationContinue reading “Doynton Anstey Page Commenced”

George Benjamin Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of George Benjamin Anstey of the Dyrham Anstees who died in 1918 after being taken Prisoner of War in Egypt in 1917. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com Anybody who has researched their Anstey ancestors’Continue reading “George Benjamin Anstey World War One Hero”

Tom’s Black Book Thornbury Pedigree Uploaded

We have uploaded another of Tom‘s Black Book pedigrees, this time the Thornbury Ansteys, who are an offshoot of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys. The pedigree was drawn by Tom in 1913 or early 1914 and based off research into the family that he performed between c1905 and 1914. The photo can be found towards the bottom of Tom’s Black Book page.Continue reading “Tom’s Black Book Thornbury Pedigree Uploaded”