Waukesha, Wisconsin Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Waukesha, Wisconsin Ansteys of America, a sub-branch of the Witheridge Ansteys (part of the Chulmleigh Ansteys) and thus an ‘Anstey evolved from Anstis‘ sub-branch, originally part of the ‘Anstis’ family, which does not connect to the wider Anstey pedigree descendent from Hubert de Anstey. We are actively on the lookout for anybody whoContinue reading “Waukesha, Wisconsin Anstey Page Commenced”

Daron Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Daron Anstey of the Witheridge Anstey sub-branch of the Chulmleigh Ansteys (born in 1891 in Sale, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia) who volunteered in Brunswick for active service with the Australian Imperial Force in March 1916. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, pleaseContinue reading “Daron Anstey World War One Hero”

John Robert Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of John Robert Anstey, a member of the St Kilda, Victoria Ansteys, who signed up for service in 1916 in Perth, Australia, with the 11th Infantry Battalion, 22nd Reinforcements, 3rd Brigade. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, please contactContinue reading “John Robert Anstey World War One Hero”

Frank Anstey Biography Uploaded

We have uploaded the biography of Francis George Anstey (known as Frank), a member of the Witheridge Anstey sub-branch of the Chulmleigh Ansteys, who stowed away on a full-rigged passenger vessel bound for Australia in c1876, becoming an Australia Anstey pioneer. Frank eventually worked his way up to become a member of the House of RepresentativesContinue reading “Frank Anstey Biography Uploaded”

St Kilda, Victoria Anstey Page Commenced

The St Kilda, Victoria Ansteys of Australia are a sub-branch of the Chulmleigh Ansteys of Devon, an ‘Anstey evolved from Anstis‘ sub-branch. Hence they are originally part of the ‘Anstis’ family, and thus do not connect to the wider Anstey pedigree descendent from Hubert de Anstey. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and we areContinue reading “St Kilda, Victoria Anstey Page Commenced”

Chulmleigh, Devon Anstey Page Commenced

The Chulmleigh Ansteys of Devon are an ‘Anstey evolved from Anstis‘ sub-branch. Hence they are originally part of the ‘Anstis’ family, and thus do not connect to the wider Anstey pedigree descendent from Hubert de Anstey. 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 specialistContinue reading “Chulmleigh, Devon Anstey Page Commenced”

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 very complex sub-branch, with some members being part of the Tiverton Ansteys (and thus form part of the  South West Peninsula Ansteys) and others forming part of the Chulmleigh Ansteys (an ‘Anstey evolved from Anstis’ sub-branch). We have begun to map the pedigree of the Witheridge Ansteys and we areContinue reading “Witheridge Anstey Page Commenced”