Ancestry.com. Bensington Manor History [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data: Pearman, Rev. M. T. A History of the Manor of Bensington (Benson, Oxon), A Manor of Ancient Demesne. London, England: Elliot Stock, 1896.
This database contains a history of Bensington Manor, located in Oxfordshire. This history covers the years 1540 to 1628. It begins with the conquest of Benson and traces its history through the grants and charters that passed the manor on to different owners down through the generations. Researchers with ancestors from the town of Benson would especially find this database of interest as it may provide some historical information on the time and place in which their ancestors lived.