Exploits, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Exploits, Twillingate Ansteys, a sub-division of the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, consisting of the Twillingate Anstey families that lived in Exploits, Twillingate before or in the 1921 Newfoundland Census. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Exploits, Twillingate Ansteys to this AnsteyContinue reading “Exploits, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced”

Little Bay, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Little Bay, Twillingate Ansteys, a sub-division of the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, consisting of the Twillingate Anstey families that lived in Little Bay Islands, Twillingate before or in the 1921 Newfoundland Census. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Little Bay,Continue reading “Little Bay, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced”

Alfred Leslie Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Alfred Leslie Anstey of the Back Harbour, Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, who signed up for active service at St John’s with the 1st Newfoundland Regiment in 1916 and was gassed and suffered shell wounds on the front line in 1918, amongst other things.Continue reading “Alfred Leslie Anstey World War One Hero”

Paradise Cove, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Paradise Cove, Twillingate Ansteys, a sub-division of the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, consisting of the Twillingate Anstey families that lived in Paradise Cove, Twillingate before or in the 1921 Newfoundland Census. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Paradise Cove, Twillingate AnsteysContinue reading “Paradise Cove, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced”

Back Harbour, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Back Harbour, Twillingate Ansteys, a sub-division of the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, consisting of the Twillingate Anstey families that lived in Back Harbour, Twillingate before or in the 1921 Newfoundland Census. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Back Harbour, Twillingate Ansteys toContinue reading “Back Harbour, Twillingate Anstey Page Commenced”

Purcell’s Harbour Twillingate Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Purcell’s Harbour, Twillingate Ansteys, a sub-division of the Twillingate Ansteys of Newfoundland, Canada, consisting of the Twillingate Anstey families that lived in Purcell’s Harbour, Twillingate [see Google map] before or in the 1921 Newfoundland Census. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Purcell’sContinue reading “Purcell’s Harbour Twillingate Page Commenced”

Twillingate Anstey Page Advancements

Since we first uploaded the Twillingate Anstey page over a year ago we have made major advancements in constructing the pedigree, not only in terms of the huge number of Anstey families that lived in Twillingate by the time of the 1921 Census, but also connecting and sorting the very early Twillingate Ansteys, especially withContinue reading “Twillingate Anstey Page Advancements”

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”

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”

Twillingate, Newfoundland, Canada Ansteys

It has long since been established by other Anstey researchers that the patriarch of the Twillingate, Newfoundland, Canada Ansteys is Charles Anstey of Poole in Dorset, England, who inherited a plantation in Twillingate in the will of William White of Wimborne Minister, Dorset in the 1700s, and thence emigrated there. We are currently attempting toContinue reading “Twillingate, Newfoundland, Canada Ansteys”