William John Anstey Second Boer War and World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the Pre-World War One and World War One Rolls of Honours a biography of William John Anstey of the Tarrant Keyneston Anstys, who embarked for South Africa to fight in the Second Boer War in March 1901 with the 9th Corps of Lancers of the Line (9th Lancers) as a Private, and also servedContinue reading “William John Anstey Second Boer War and World War One Hero”

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”

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