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Willie Foulk[es]

Sheffield United FC

1 caps, 0 goals against

P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 4: A 0
100% successful

1897

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name William Henry Foulk[es]
Born 12 May 1874 in Dawley Bank, Shropshire [registered as Foulk, in Madeley, June 1874]

Census Notes

Using the 1871 census, we can establish William's parentage. He had at least six older siblings, to James and Jane Foulk, and they lived in Dawley Bank Village, his birthplace. His father, and most of his brothers AND sisters worked down the coalmines.

Cannot be found on the 1881 census. Although there are many Foulke[s], none were Dawley-born.

According to the 1891 census, William Foulke is a coal miner living with his grandparents, Joseph and Jane Fern. And with four boarders, they all live at 122 Primrose Hill in Tibshelf.

According to the 1901 census, William Foulkes is a professional footballer for Sheffield United, married to Beatrice with two sons, Robert and Redvers. They live at 8 Belgrave Square in Ecclesall Bierlow.

None of the Foulkes family can be found on the 1911 census.

Married to Beatrice Ellena Duff [registered as Foulke, in Sheffield].
Died 1 May 1916, aged 42 years 353 days [registered as Foulkes, in Ecclesall Bierlow, June 1916].
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

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

Biographies x
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

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 xth player to appear for England. 28th goalkeeper to appear.
Position(s) x
First match No. x, 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.

 

Willie Foulk[es] - 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.

 

Willie Foulk[es] - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Willie Foulk[es] - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Blue - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Willie Foulk[es] - 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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Willie Foulk[es] - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Willie Foulk[es] - Match History
 Club:   F.C. - x full caps

Coach: x - x full capsx

Age x
1 - x - x, x x x x x

Notes

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