Trumpington, Cambridgeshire Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Trumpington Ansteys of Cambridgeshire, a sub-branch of the Blewbury Ansteys of Berkshire, headed by the famous 18th century poet Christopher Anstey. We are actively on the lookout for any Ansteys alive today who are descendent from the Trumpington Ansteys and are willing to contribute to this Anstey story project.Continue reading “Trumpington, Cambridgeshire Anstey Page Commenced”

Robert Anstey, Third Anglo-Mysore War Hero?

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts Roll of Honour a biography of Robert Anstey of the Trumpington Ansteys, who likely fought in the Third Anglo-Mysore War in India between 1790 and 1792. 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 “Robert Anstey, Third Anglo-Mysore War Hero?”

Edmund Francis Anstey Crimean War Hero

We have uploaded to the pre-World War One Conflicts Roll of Honour a biography of Edmund Francis Anstey of the Trumpington Ansteys, who fought in the Crimean War (1853-1856). 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 One Conflicts and wishes for theirContinue reading “Edmund Francis Anstey Crimean War Hero”

Blewbury Anstey Page Commenced

The Blewbury Ansteys are the principal and root sub-branch of the Berkshire Ansteys, containing among their numbers probably the most well known modern day Anstey, that being Christopher Anstey the famous 18th century poet. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and we are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to addContinue reading “Blewbury Anstey Page Commenced”