The Cambridgeshire Ansteys, a sub-branch of the medieval Ansteys, lived at the absolute pinnacle of society in the 1400s and early 1500s, holding elevated county positions such as High Sheriff, Escheator and Knight of the Shire for Cambridgeshire and next-door county Huntingdonshire on numerous occasions. They were fabulously wealthy, owning extensive lands, including their family home of Stow Quy in Cambridgeshire where they were Lord of the Manor for almost a century.
‘ANSTEY: The Cambridgeshire Branch of the 1400s and early 1500s‘
the first edition of which was privately printed in December 2018. The second edition of this book is currently being prepared for publication and sale on Amazon (anybody interested in being contacted when this second edition is available for purchase, please contact Gary at firstname.lastname@example.org).