Sarah (Sally) Bourland

1820–
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sarah (Sally)

When Sarah (Sally) Bourland was born in 1820, in Kentucky, United States, her father, William G Bourland, was 28 and her mother, Rachel Slaton, was 26. She married Walter White on 31 January 1839, in Gallatin, Illinois, United States.

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Walter White
1811–
Sarah (Sally) Bourland
1820–
Marriage: 31 January 1839

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 January 1839
Gallatin, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 10

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1861

Age 41

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Borland .

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

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