Hello Louisa.I have a wedding certificate for Appolonia Corvan's parents, William and Catherine.Both their parents are Patricks.Patrick Corvan's occupation was butcher -- William was a horse trainer.Here is what I have: Descendants of Patrick Corvan Generation No. 1 1.PATRICK CORVAN. More About PATRICK CORVAN:Occupation: Butcher
Child of PATRICK CORVAN is: 2. i. WILLIAM CORVAN, b. Abt. 1860, ?; d. Unknown, ?.
Generation No. 2 2.WILLIAM CORVAN was born Abt. 1860.He married CATHERINE MARY RENAGHAN Feb 3, 1884 in Catholic Cathedral of Armagh, daughter of PATRICK RENAGHAN and MARTHA BERESFORD CLARKE. More About WILLIAM CORVAN:Occupation: Horse Trainer
Children of WILLIAM CORVAN and CATHERINE RENAGHAN are: i. CATHERINE CORVAN, m. EDWARD RYAN. ii. WILLIAM JOHN CORVAN, b. Abt. 1888, Armagh, Armagh; d. 1934, Los Angeles, CA. More About WILLIAM JOHN CORVAN:Military service: Army
3. iii. APPOLONIA MARY VARONICA CORVAN, b. Aug 9, 1899, Armagh, Armagh, Ireland; d. Sep 27, 1955, Malden, MA. iv. PATRICK CORVAN. More About PATRICK CORVAN:Military service: British Army WW1, wounded, discharged
v. MICHAEL CORVAN. More About MICHAEL CORVAN:Military service: Navy -- died w/brother Pat at big battle in North Sea
PROBABLY MORE CHILDREN.THESE ARE THE ONES MY GRANDFATHER KNEW ABOUT (from letter he wrote in 1985).
Generation No. 3 3.APPOLONIA MARY VARONICA CORVAN (WILLIAM, PATRICK) was born Aug 9, 1899 in Armagh, Armagh, Ireland, and died Sep 27, 1955 in Malden, MA.She married JOHN CHRISTOPHER MORRISSEY Jun 16, 1926, son of JOHN MORRISSEY and MARY O'CONNOR.Appy and John Christopher were my grandparents. Notes for APPOLONIA MARY VARONICA CORVAN:Baptised by Rev. John Quinn and sponsered by Jennie Donnelly at St. Patrick's Cathedral, Armagh.