Lillis Ann Bourland

Brief Life History of Lillis Ann

When Lillis Ann Bourland was born on 16 October 1834, in Itawamba, Mississippi, United States, her father, James Spears Bourland, was 35 and her mother, Mary Hudspeth, was 36. She lived in Beat 3, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States for about 20 years. She was buried in Cardsville, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States.

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James Spears Bourland
Mary Hudspeth
Sally Clary Bourland
Charles William Bourland
Mary Elizabeth Evangeline Bourland
Martha Ann Bourland
Henderson Bourland
Ebenezer Carroll Bourland
James Madison Bourland
Mary Catherine Bourland
Menerva Bourland
Robert Hudspeth Bourland
Lillis Ann Bourland
Rebecca E Bourland
Baylis Earle Bourland
Wesley Willis Hodges Bourland

Sources (6)

  • Melissa Bourland in household of James Bourland, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lillis Ann Bourland, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Lilas Ann Boullam in household of James C Boullam, "United States Census, 1850"

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.


Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.


Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English (Hampshire): variant of Burland . This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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