Emily Mary Anstey

30 January 1877–
Purcell's Harbour, Newfoundland, Canada

The Life of Emily Mary

When Emily Mary Anstey was born on 30 January 1877, in Purcell's Harbour, Newfoundland, Canada, her father, Samuel Anstey, was 51 and her mother, Maria Bound, was 27.

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Samuel Anstey
Maria Bound
Elizabeth Ann Anstey
Frederick Anstey
Emily Mary Anstey
Priscilla Anstey
Jonathon Anstey
Alexander Anesty

Parents and Siblings


    Maria Bound




+1 More Child

World Events (1)


Age 105

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the dozen places in England called Anstey or Ansty, from Old English ānstiga, a compound of ān ‘one’ + stīg ‘path’, denoting a short stretch of road forking at both ends. The surname is found principally in Somerset and the West Country.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Emily Mary Anstey, "Newfoundland Vital Statistics, 1753-1893"

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