When Charles Wilcox Bourland was born in June 1830, in Trigg, Kentucky, United States, his father, Andrew Bourland, was 35 and his mother, Demaris Dillingham Reese, was 34. He married Elizabeth Prater in 1855, in Christian, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He died in 1877, at the age of 47, and was buried in Watson, Effingham, Illinois, United States.
English (Hampshire): variant of Burland . This surname is now rare in Britain.