William W Bourland

6 January 1824–7 February 1915 (Age 91)
Hopkins, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of William W

When William W Bourland was born on 6 January 1824, in Hopkins, Kentucky, United States, his father, William G Bourland, was 31 and his mother, Rachel Slaton, was 29. He married Nancy Rude on 24 January 1850, in Saline, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Cottage Grove, Gallatin, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Cottage Township, Saline, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 7 February 1915, in Saline, Illinois, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Cottage Grove, Gallatin, Illinois, United States.

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William W Bourland
Nancy Rude
Marriage: 24 January 1850
William Harvey Bourland
James O. Bourland
Josephine Bourland
Isaac N Bourland
Oscar Bourland
Mary Catherine Bourland
Martha W Bourland
Mahulda Ann Bourland

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act
Age 1
The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
Age 13
Find A Grave Memorial for Malinda Bourland Mason, buried 1837 in Cottage Grove, Saline county, Illinois. Memorial used to estimate founding date.
Age 26
Historical Boundaries: 1850: Saline, Illinois, United States 1851: Gallatin, Illinois, United States 1852: Saline, Illinois, United States

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Borland .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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William W. Bourland - Biographfy from the History of Gallatin, Saline, Hamilton, Franklin and Williamson counties

History of Gallatin, Saline, Hamilton, Franklin and Williamson counties, Illinois (1887) William W. Bourland, farmer, was born in Kentucky January 6, 1824. His father, William, Sr., born in Alabama, …

Sources (17)

  • William W Boarland, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Wm W Bourland, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William W Baurland in household of William H Baurland, "United States Census, 1910"

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