The name of BENTON is of ancient English origin and is a combination
of the words bent,  meaning "long grass", and ton, meaning "town".  
"Place in the bent grass" or "bean farm," places in England

Components of Benton Family Name Coat of Arms
The Shield is:Black with five silver diamond shapes
The Crest is: A blue Pascal lamb carrying a flag
The motto is:None

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15th Annual Benton Family Reunion  Oct. 8, 2011

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