Michael Canavan Married Catherine Mulvany
Son John Michael was born in 1842, he left England for Australia on the ship Atalanta on April 17th 1867 arrived July 1867 he was aged 25 years old.
In 1880 he meet Jane (mathews) Dawson she was widow and had 2 children with William Dawson which he had all ready had a child before he married Jane.
John Canavan married Jane in 1880
They had 2 sons 2 daughters together
Henry born 1880
John born 1885
Martha Annie Kathleen born 1895
John married on 13/7/1908 to Florance Amelia Mc Dermaid
They had 3 daughters 3 sons
Leonard William John (my late father)
Noel (died with 2 months of birth)