Tom’s Black Book Thornbury Pedigree Uploaded

We have uploaded another of Tom‘s Black Book pedigrees, this time the Thornbury Ansteys, who are an offshoot of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys. The pedigree was drawn by Tom in 1913 or early 1914 and based off research into the family that he performed between c1905 and 1914. The photo can be found towards the bottom of Tom’s Black Book page.Continue reading “Tom’s Black Book Thornbury Pedigree Uploaded”

Tom’s Black Book Page One Uploaded

We have uploaded the first page of Tom‘s (Thomas John Edmund Anstey – one of the chief researchers of this Anstey project) Black Book, which is a pedigree of the Llantarnam sub-branch of the Stoke Gifford Ansteys, drawn by Tom in 1913 or early 1914 and based off research into the family that he performed between c1905 andContinue reading “Tom’s Black Book Page One Uploaded”

Uploading of Tom’s Black Book Commencing

During the latter stages of his ‘Anstey’ surname and family research, Tom (Thomas John Edmund Anstey – one of the chief researchers of this Anstey project) drew some quite extraordinary pedigrees into a huge black scrapbook that he had bought for the purpose in 1913, known today as the ‘Black Book’. It has become one of the greatest Anstey ancestralContinue reading “Uploading of Tom’s Black Book Commencing”