Anstey Family History
Anstey Name Meaning
English: habitational name from any of the dozen places in England called Anstey or Ansty, from Old English anstiga, a compound of an ‘one’ + stig ‘path’, denoting a short stretch of road forking at both ends. The surname is found principally in Somerset and the West Country.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press