Have no information regarding connection to William but would be pleased to exchange info.
My husbands side is the Calnan side.
Edward Calnan lists his parents as Charles Calnan (Carrier) and Margaret Higgins although birth certificate of Edward states mother as Margaret Hogan age 42 from Cork Ireland.The birth certificate states father as Charles C Cslnsn miner age 44 Cork Ireland.
Charles Calnan building contractor born circa 1816 Co Cork Irelanddied 1892 Avoca Age 74 and Margaret Hogan/Higgins had 9 children. Margaret born circa 1818 Co Cork Ireland died 1893 Fitzroy Sth.Their marriage was circa 1893 Co Cork Irland.