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George Farmer

Everton FC




Full name George Farmer
Born early 1863 at 10 View Cottages, Oswestry, Cheshire [registered in Oswestry, March 1863]
Evertonfpf state 23 November 1863, but this does not tally with his registration.
Married to Louise Gallant
Died 4 May 1905 at 123 Belmont Road, West Derby, aged 40 years [no registration found]
Buried in Anfield cemetery.
Height/Weight not known



Club Career

Club(s) Started with Oswestry White Star FC, before joining Everton FC in August 1885, until 1890, making 35 appearances (33 in the League), scoring three times. After leaving Anfield, Farmer played with Liverpool Caledonians FC, Liverpool South End FC and Rock Ferry FC.
Club honours Welsh Cup winners 1883-84, runners-up 1884-85;
Individual honours not known
Distinctions not known

England Career

Player number Did not appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
Major tournaments None
Team honours Wales (two appearances, 1885)
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

According to the census', George was a leather dresser and a tin smith inspector


George Farmer - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Capt. Disc.
2 0 0 0 0 min none 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.


George Farmer - Match History
 Clubs: Everton F.C. - 0 full caps

Coach: F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - 0 full capsx

Age 23/24
- 29 5 February 1887 - England 7 Ireland 0, Bramall Lane, Sheffield BC HW reserve
- 30 26 February 1887 - England 4 Wales 0, The Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington HW reserve