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Harry Davis

The Wednesday Club

3 caps, 1 goal

P 3 W 2 D 0 L 1 F x: A x
67% successful

1903-04

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Harry Davis
Born November 1879 in Wombwell, near Barnsley, Yorkshire [registered in Barnsley, December 1879].

Birth notes

There was a Henry Davis born in Barnsley and registered in July to September 1880. This is where most publications fail, because all census returns call him Harry, and besides, Henry was born in Hoyland.

Census Notes

According to the 1881 census, Harry is the youngest of six children to Elisha and Eliza (née Cliff). They board with the Berry's at 2 Pearsons Field in Wombwell. His father is a coal miner.

According to the 1891 census, Harry has two younger siblings, They live at 19 Cemetery Road in Wombwell in Barnsley. His father is a coal miner.

According to the 1901 census, Harry is now a professional footballer married to Florence, with two children, Clare and Lewis. They live at 27 Vere Road. In fact, his back yard overlooked Hillsborough stadium, in Ecclesfield area of Sheffield.

According to the 1911 census, Harry is still married with three more children, Stanley, Harry and Dorothy. He is now a publican, at 11 Matilda Street in Sheffield.

Married to Florence Ogley Parkin, 25 December 1898 in St Peter's Church, Barnsley [registered in Barnsley, December 1898].
Died 19 October 1945, aged 65 years x days [registered in Sheffield, December 1945].
Height/Weight 5' 4", 11st. 10lbs [1903].

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.com

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number One of seven who became the 278th player (281) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-right
First match No. 77, 14 February 1903, England 4 Ireland 0, a British Championship match at Molineux, Wolverhampton, aged x years x days.
Last match No. x, aged x years x days.
Major tournaments x
Team honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

x.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Harry Davis - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- - - - - - - - - min - - None
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Harry Davis - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Harry Davis - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Blue - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Harry Davis - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup - - - - - - - - - - - - -

ECP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
ECF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
European Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Harry Davis - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Harry Davis - Match History
 Club: The Wednesday F.C. - 3 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 3 full capsx

Age 23
1 77 14 February 1903 - England 4 Ireland 0, Molineux Ground, Waterloo Road, Wolverhampton BC HW Start 83 or

Notes

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