When Edward Sparrow Aland was born on 22 June 1781, in Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Aland, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth Sparrow, was 24. He married Mary Elizabeth Leighfield on 4 November 1802, in Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 26 August 1830, in Bath, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 49, and was buried in Bath St James, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.
Scandinavian (Åland): topographic name from the Åland Islands in the Gulf of Bothnia.
English: topographic name from Middle English atte lande (Old French laund) ‘dweller at the glade or pasture’, or sometimes perhaps, ‘dweller at the old cultivated land(s)’ from Old English eald, ald ‘old’ + land ‘land’.
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