Isaac Alfred Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Isaac Alfred Anstey, known as Alfred, of the Washfield Ansteys, who volunteered for active service in May 1915, and served with the 99th Anti Aircraft Reserve Brigade as a Gunner throughout the latter part of the conflict. Anybody who has information they would like to addContinue reading “Isaac Alfred Anstey World War One Hero”

Henry Anstey World War One Hero

We have uploaded to the World War One Roll of Honour a biography of Henry Anstey of the Washfield Ansteys, who signed up for active service right at the outset of war and participated in the Battle of Le-Transloy (amongst others), before he was discharged “suffering with shell shock and trench fever“. Anybody who has information they wouldContinue reading “Henry Anstey World War One Hero”

Portland, Oregon Anstey Page Commenced

We have begun to map the pedigree of the Portland, Oregon Ansteys of America, a sub-branch of the Washfield Ansteys of Devon, who arrived in Portland, Oregon via Toronto, Canada. We are actively on the lookout for anybody who is willing to add their specialist knowledge of the Portland, Oregon Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with suchContinue reading “Portland, Oregon Anstey Page Commenced”

Washfield, Devon Anstey Page Commenced

The Washfield Ansteys of Devon are a major 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 Washfield Ansteys to this Anstey story project. Anybody with such inclination and expertise,Continue reading “Washfield, Devon Anstey Page Commenced”