John Anstey Junior (HA 20)

See ‘Anstey: A Complete History From the Norman Invasion to World War One‘ for much more on the Hampton in Arden Ansteys. In addition to biographies of various Anstey individuals who make up this sub-branch, the book contains a plethora of Anstey research and statistics, including an analysis of how the Hampton in Arden Ansteys fit into the pedigree descendent from Hubert de Anesti, the 12th century originator of the ‘Anstey’ surname.

HA 20. John Anstey Junior: He was born in 1848 in Coventry to parents John Anstey (HA 11) and Elizabeth Docker. He was a grocer in 1867 living in Kenilworth. In the 1871 Census he was at 11 Queen Street, Salisbury (St Edmund), Alderbury visiting his sister Mary Elizabeth Ling. He married Fanny Louisa Snape in 1878 in Bilston, Staffordshire and they had children in Bilston and later West Bromwich:

In the 1901 Census the family were living at Beeches Road, West Bromwich – he was still a grocer. They were still at 30 Beeches Road, West Bromwich in the 1911 Census where he was now a retired grocer – he died in 1936 in West Bromwich.

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