Thomas Anstey (b 1777) Australian Anstey Pioneer

We have uploaded a biography of Thomas Anstey (b 1777) of the Bampton Ansteys, who became an Australian Anstey pioneer when he migrated to Oatlands in Tasmania in 1823. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. We are actively seeking any research or other documentation such as correspondenceContinue reading “Thomas Anstey (b 1777) Australian Anstey Pioneer”

Henry Charles Anstey (b 1826) American Anstey Pioneer

We have uploaded a biography of Henry Charles Anstey (b 1826 in Witheridge) who became an American Anstey Pioneer when he migrated to America in 1855 with his family, settling in Wisconsin. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. We are actively seeking any research or otherContinue reading “Henry Charles Anstey (b 1826) American Anstey Pioneer”

Witheridge Anstey Page Commenced

The Witheridge Ansteys are a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys and thus form part of the  South West Peninsula 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 specialist knowledge of the Witheridge Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with suchContinue reading “Witheridge Anstey Page Commenced”

Sydney Robert Henry Anstey Second Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts Roll of Honour a biography of Sydney Robert Henry Anstey of the Bradninch Ansteys who fought in the Battle of Elandslaagte (and other battles) in South Africa during the Second Boer War (1899-1902) . Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contact usContinue reading “Sydney Robert Henry Anstey Second Boer War Hero”

Bradninch Anstey Page Commenced

The Bradninch Ansteys are a sub-branch of the Tiverton Ansteys, who themselves are part of the South West Peninsula Anstey pedigree. 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 specialist knowledge of the Bradninch Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with suchContinue reading “Bradninch Anstey Page Commenced”

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”

Thomas Henry Anstey Anglo-Zulu War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts Roll of Honour a biography of Thomas Henry Anstey of the Bampton Ansteys , who fought during the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879. He was the elder brother of Edgar Oliphant Anstey and father of Thomas Christopher Ralph Anstey, whose biographies we have recently posted. Anybody who has information they would like to add to thisContinue reading “Thomas Henry Anstey Anglo-Zulu War Hero”

Bampton, Devon Anstey Page Commenced

The Bampton Ansteys (aka Dulverton sub-branch ‘D’) are a sub-branch of the Dulverton Ansteys and form part of the South West Peninsula Anstey pedigree. The entire family was very military focused, with members fighting in numerous pre-World War One conflicts, as well as the two global conflicts of the 20th century, namely World War One and World War Two. We have begun to mapContinue reading “Bampton, Devon Anstey Page Commenced”

Edgar Oliphant Anstey Anglo-Zulu War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts Roll of Honour a biography of Edgar Oliphant Anstey of the Bampton Ansteys , who fought and died in the Battle of Isandlwana during the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879. 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 “Edgar Oliphant Anstey Anglo-Zulu War Hero”

Thomas Anstey Napoleonic Wars Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts Roll of Honour a biography of Thomas Anstey of the Bampton Ansteys, who fought in the 1805 Battle of Trafalgar during the Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815). 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 heroicsContinue reading “Thomas Anstey Napoleonic Wars Hero”