Alla Lee Bourland

Female25 October 1886–10 February 1968

Brief Life History of Alla Lee

When Alla Lee Bourland was born on 25 October 1886, in Mississippi, United States, her father, Edward Davis Bourland, was 25 and her mother, Leona A Hartsell, was 18. She married Ellis Alver Wiygul on 10 January 1904, in Itawamba, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Itawamba, Mississippi, United States in 1935 and Beat 3, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States in 1940. She died on 10 February 1968, at the age of 81, and was buried in Wiygul Cemetery, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ellis Alver Wiygul
Alla Lee Bourland
Marriage: 10 January 1904
Lottie Bell Wiygul
Russell Lemoin Wiygul
Evelyn Orene Wiygul
Alvah Davis Wiygul
Eliam Mayfield Wiygul
Trelby E. Wiygul
Ellis "John" Wiygul Jr
Hershel Wiygul
James H Wiggul

Sources (9)

  • Alla Wiygul in household of Ellis A Wiygul, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alla Bourland, "Mississippi, Marriages, 1800-1911"
  • Illa Lee Bourland Wiygul in entry for Mrs Evelyn Orene Wiygul Ridings, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 January 1904Itawamba, Mississippi, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 4

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

    Age 21

    When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

    Age 22

    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

    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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