Plunging into the database will be interesting if one knows of a particular individual or line to look for. However, it will not give the viewer the broad overview of all the various lines of the family. This page tries to provide a view with links into each family line in the database.
The one D Bodingtons seem to have come mainly from north east Warwickshire,
amongst families of two D Boddingtons, suggesting that one of the names arose
out of a misspelling. Some recent research suggests that one line of two D Boddingtons are the mispelt ones! (It is actually the Webmaster's own line!)
Their occupations seem to have been, like the majority of the population
in those days, agriculture and related trades.
New Bodington families have developed after individuals or even whole
families emigrated to America, Trinidad, South Africa and Australia.
In the table below those of the same colour belong to the same family
line. Generally those on the left and above descend to those on the right
Clicking on the links in the boxes will take you to the family
page at the top of the family tree for that line of the Bodington family
or a key person in the line. For any additional information do click
on the individual's name link on the family page.