Henry Robert Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Henry Robert Anstey of the Tarrant Keyneston Anstys, who was a “Private with the Royal Sussex Regiment serving in France and Germany for six months between 1918 and 1919“. Anybody who has information they would like to add to this biography, or can elaborateContinue reading “Henry Robert Anstey World War One Hero”

Albert Anstey First Boer War Hero

We have uploaded to the Pre-World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Albert Anstey of the Tarrant Keyneston Anstys, who joined the Royal Navy as a ‘Stoker 2nd Class’ in 1870, and was serving on the ship ‘Bacchante‘ (alongside two of Queen Victoria’s grandchildren) when it was was “briefly of assistance in the First Boer War“.Continue reading “Albert Anstey First Boer War Hero”

Percy Eugene Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Percy Eugene Anstey of the Tarrant Keyneston Anstys, who joined the 2nd Battalion Dorsetshire Regiment as a Private. He was later transferred to the Military Foot Police (Royal Military Police) as first a Private and later Lance Corporal, serving in the Mesopotamia Theatre ofContinue reading “Percy Eugene Anstey World War One Hero”

Poole Anstey Page Advancements

Since we first uploaded the Poole Anstey page earlier this year we have made many further advancements and connections. No doubt this is of great interest to the Twillingate Ansteys, a huge sub-branch which descends from them. We are still actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the PooleContinue reading “Poole Anstey Page Advancements”

Blandford Forum Ansty Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Blandford Forum Anstys of Dorset, who are clearly a sub-branch of the Tarrant Crawford Ansteys. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Blandford Forum Anstys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, please contactContinue reading “Blandford Forum Ansty Page Commenced”

Tarrant Keyneston Ansty Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Tarrant Keyneston Anstys of Dorset, surely a sub-branch of the Tarrant Crawford Ansteys. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Tarrant Keyneston Anstys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com. Gary

Gussage, Dorset Anstey Page Advancing Nicely

In February of this year we commenced our page detailing the Gussage Ansteys of Dorset, a major sub-branch of the Tarrant Crawford Ansteys. Work has continued to advance, especially in the last week or so, and the pedigree of this most important sub-branch is filling up nicely. Of course we are always on the lookoutContinue reading “Gussage, Dorset Anstey Page Advancing Nicely”

Poole Anstey Page Commenced

The Poole Ansteys of Dorset are likely a sub-branch of the Tarrant Crawford Ansteys, and from the Poole Ansteys hail the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada. Hence definitively connecting the Poole Ansteys to the Tarrant Crawford Ansteys is a major research objective, and the current status of our thoughts and findings has now been uploadedContinue reading “Poole Anstey Page Commenced”

Gussage Anstey Page Commenced

The Gussage Ansteys of Dorset are a sub-branch of the Tarrant Crawford Ansteys . 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 specialist knowledge of the Gussage Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise, please contact us at research@theansteystory.com.Continue reading “Gussage Anstey Page Commenced”

Dorset Ansteys Uploading Commencing

Ansteys in Dorset consist of three principal and independent major Anstey sub-branches (all of which descend from the medieval Ansteys), being: the Dorset (I) Anstey sub-branch (long since Anstey-extinct); the Dorset (II) Anstey sub-branch (with root and principal sub-branch the Tarrant Crawford Ansteys); and the Dorset (III) Anstey sub-branch (with root and principal sub-branch the HamprestonContinue reading “Dorset Ansteys Uploading Commencing”