Barland History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The ancestors of the Barland family came to Scotland with the Normans in the 11th century. The Barland surname is derived from someone who lived in one of the numerous locations named Borland or Boreland in the counties of Dumfriesshire, Galloway, Fife, and Perthshire. The name of these places is thought to mean home-farm.
Early Origins of the Barland family
The surname Barland was first found in Surrey, where they had been granted lands by King William after the Norman Conquest in 1066.
Early History of the Barland family
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Barland Spelling Variations
There has been great variation in spelling of Scottish names over the centuries. Spelling variations of the name Barland include Boland, Borland, Bolan, Bolland, Bollin, Boreland and many more.
Early Notables of the Barland family (pre 1700)
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Barland migration to the United States +
Settlers of this name who made their way from Scotland to North America include:
Barland Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- William Barland, who landed in Mississippi in 1799 
Barland Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- William G Barland, aged 14, who arrived in New York in 1812 
Related Stories +
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)