For all with an interest in the surname Banting plus a few variants thrown in for good measure, look at this intriguing and very clever technology from Google Ngrams Viewer Banting name search
Search 5.2 million books in the blink of an eye for anything to do with the name Banting.
See the peaks where William Banting and Sir Frederick started publishing.
Anyhow, just thought this may inspire us to dig up more on the Banting surname. The more data we collect the more chance there is of seeing patterns and connections!