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This saint is surmised from his appearance in place-names. The name may derive from Gaelic Cailean. Among Irish saints there is Caillin m. Niatach of Fenagh in Co. Leitrim (CGSH, Rec. Mai. 146), whose church, locally, was of considerable importance (Ó Riain, Dictionary, 135)
Source for saint
Kalendars of Scottish Saints
Belongs to the group Callan (ns) (certain)
Saint in place-names
Though no place-name referring to this particular saint has been identified, it may be that some of the places dedicated to the non-specific group to which he/she belongs may in fact refer to him/her. Please check the non-specific group.
See: Callan (ns)