Birth Name: William Ronald Durnan
Date of Birth: January 22, 1916
Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date of Death: October 31, 1972
Place of Death: North York, Ontario, Canada
Ethnicity: Irish, English, Scottish
Bill Durnan was a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He was a goaltender, who played his National Hockey League (NHL) for the Montreal Canadians.
Bill was the son of Dora Lorene and William Willis Durnan.
Bill’s paternal grandfather was William Henry Durnan (the son of James Durnan and Margaret Jane Hostrawsen).
Bill’s paternal grandmother was named Mary Ann Lewis.
Bill’s maternal grandfather was George Whyte (the son of Donald Whyte and Sarah Wiggins).
Bill’s maternal grandmother was Margaret Jane Forgie (the daughter of Alexander Stewart Forgie and Agnes Nancy Kellough).
Source: Obituary of Bill Durnan – https://www.findagrave.com