in the 11th century. The Bourland surname is derived from someone who lived in one of the numerous locations named Borland or Boreland in the counties of
. The name of these places is thought to mean
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There has been great variation in spelling of Scottish names over the centuries. Spelling variations
of the name Bourland include Boland, Borland, Bolan, Bolland, Bollin, Boreland and many more.