Port Elliot, South Australia Anstey Page Commenced

The Port Elliot, South Australia Ansteys are a sub-branch of the of the Otterton Ansteys, though to confuse matters there was also a family of the Milverton Anstey sub-branch in Port Elliot at the same time. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add theirContinue reading “Port Elliot, South Australia Anstey Page Commenced”

Clement Zouche Essington Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Clement Zouche Essington Anstey of the Gippsland, Victoria Ansteys of Australia, who volunteered for active service towards the end of World War One, on 11 July 1918 in Melbourne, Australia as a Private. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, pleaseContinue reading “Clement Zouche Essington Anstey World War One Hero”

Hugh George Essington Anstey Appeal for Help

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a partial biography of Hugh George Essington Anstey of the Gippsland, Victoria Ansteys of Australia, who was in the ‘Reserve of Officers’ in 1911. In March 1915, soon after the outbreak of World War One, Hugh was transferred temporarily to the 13th Light Horse Regiment and he was retransferred back toContinue reading “Hugh George Essington Anstey Appeal for Help”

Alexander Gidley Essington Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Alexander Gidley Essington Anstey of the Gippsland, Victoria Ansteys of Australia, who was shot (but survived) whilst conducting patrols in no man’s land to hold the line along the Broodseinde Ridge in Belgium, a few weeks after the successful Battle of Broodseinde near Ypres in 1917.Continue reading “Alexander Gidley Essington Anstey World War One Hero”

Muriel Fanny Essington Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Muriel Fanny Essington Anstey of the Gippsland, Victoria Ansteys of Australia, who signed up for service and was attached to the ‘British India Service’ unit as a Staff Nurse at Deccan British War Hospital, Poona, Maharashta, India in 1917. Anybody who has informationContinue reading “Muriel Fanny Essington Anstey World War One Hero”

Gippsland, Victoria Anstey Page Commenced

The Gippsland, Victoria Ansteys of Australia are a sub-branch of the Milverton Ansteys of Somerset, themselves a sub-branch of the Dulverton Ansteys, hence they form part of the South West Peninsula Ansteys. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Gippsland, Victoria AnsteysContinue reading “Gippsland, Victoria Anstey Page Commenced”

Milverton, Somerset Anstey Page Commenced

The Milverton Ansteys of Somerset are a sub-branch of the Dulverton Ansteys, hence forming part of the South West Peninsula Ansteys. We have begun to map the pedigree of this sub-branch and are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Milverton Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with suchContinue reading “Milverton, Somerset Anstey Page Commenced”