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Origins and History

Crest

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"BONNINGTON. Andrew de Bonynton, burgess of Linh'thgow, who died in 1442 ( (Analecta Scotica, i, p. 173), and David Boninton, witness in Lythqw (Lanlithgow) in 1444 (Sc. Ant., xvn, p. 115) most probably derived their surnames from Bonnytoun in West Lothian. The name has been confused with BONDINGTON, q.v. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Bonnington Family History

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