The Thornborough Anstees

by Gary. M. Ansteychief researcher of the Anstey story project.

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Overview of the Thornborough Anstees (Code ‘TH’)

The Thornborough Anstees of Buckinghamshire are a sub-branch of the Swanbourne Anstees. In the early 1700s Thomas Anstee (TH 1) settled in Thornborough however his family quickly went Anstey-extinct. The modern Thornborough Anstees are headed by William Anstee (TH 2) who arrived there in c1799.

Numerous members of this sub-branch settled in Stony Stratford and Pottersbury, both lying just slightly north east of Thornborough.

Further Details on the Thornborough Anstees

#1. Elizabeth Anstee (see NP 11), wardrobe dealer at High Street, Thornborough in the 1911 Census is a Newport Pagnell Anstee.

Also see ‘Anstey: A Complete History From the Norman Invasion to World War One‘.

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