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Benington

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 2333
1871 R.G. 10 / 3336 - 3337
1891 R.G. 12 / 2571
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Church History

Benington All Saints church

Benington All Saints church

Benington All Saints church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

Benington is both a village and a parish which abuts the North Sea by The Wash. The parish lies about 5 miles northeast of Boston. Leverton parish is just to the north, Butterwick parish to the west and south and the North Sea to the east. The parish covers almost 2,800 acres and includes the hamlets of Sea Bank and West End.

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Manors

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Maps

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Military History

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Military Records

Eric WALTER provides this list of names from the war memorial.

Benington War Memorial

Cemetery Died Surname Given names Div. or
Btn.
Branch Note
Thiepval Mem. 11-Nov-16 Bailey Robert 8 Norfolk
Vimy Mem. 15-Aug-17 Bland George William 7 Canada Inf.
Benington All Saints 27-Nov-16 Bolland Arthur 7 DOW
Berles Position MC 09-Aug-16 Bolland Joseph 4 Lincs
Menin Gate 30-Jul-17 Crawford Charles Richard 8 W Surrey
Thiepval Mem. 30-Sep-16 Crowder Frederick WIlliam 1 Lincs
Thiepval Mem. 15-Sep-16 Crowder Harry Coldstream
Chatham Naval Mem. 22-Sep-14 Harwood William HMS Cressy
South Russia 24-Nov-17 Harwood Harry 7 N Staffs
Ploegsteert Mem. 15-Apr-18 Harwood George 5 Lincs
Niederzwehren Cty. 03-Jun-18 Needham Fred 1 W Surrey
Bedford House Cty Enc. 18-Jun-15 Sharp Albert Cornelius 8 Lincs
Cement House Cty. 23-Oct-17 Tether Charles S 10 Lincs
Thiepval Mem. 23-Oct-16 Thompson Joseph 2 Lincs
Benington All Saints 16-Feb-20 Toynton Robert Harold 67 RE - Signals
Tincourt NBC 30-Dec-17 Ward Joseph Richard 9 Leics
Roeux BC 20-Apr-17 Woods Herbert 10 Lincs
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Names, Geographical

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

    Year  Inhabitants
1801 362
1831 500
1881 542
1891 488
1911 440
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Schools

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[Last updated: 29-January-2014 - Louis R. Mills]