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== Parish History  ==
"BENNINGTON (All Saints), '''''a parish''''', and formerly a '''''market-town''''', in the union of Boston, wapentake of Skirbeck, parts of Holland, county of Lincoln, 5 miles (E. N. E.) from Boston; containing 539 inhabitants.&nbsp; There is a place of worship for '''''Primitive Methodists'''''."<ref>Lewis, Samuel A. Topographical Dictionary of England. Published London (1848); URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=445</ref>
== Resources  ==
==== Civil Registration  ====
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
==== Church records  ====
Material deposited at Lincolnshire Archives, St Rumbold Street,Lincoln,Lincolnshire,LN2 5AB,England Enquiries: lincolnshire.archives@lincolnshire.gov.uk The website enables you to view a PDF file for all records held for each parish as part of continuing efforts to provide an online catalogue
The digitisation of parish records for the county now offers images&nbsp; via the Lincs to the past website (July 2011). Use advanced search terms at [http://www.lincstothepast.com/ Search Lincs to the past] to search for available images for parish registers and other records for this parish with images. Advance search terms Benington in Holland Par 1 will identify available images.
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Lincoln%2C+Bennington|subject|disp=Bennington}}
==== Census records  ====
{{British Census|438752}}[[Lincolnshire Census|Lincolnshire Census]]
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
[[Boston Poor Law Union, Lincolnshire]]
==== Probate records  ====
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Lincolnshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
== Websites  ==
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}
== References  ==

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