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F.T. Green

Wanderers FC & Old Wykehamists FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 0: A 3
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  Frederick Thomas Green
According to the 1851 census, Arabella Elizabeth (née Fitzhugh) was pregnant with the child who would become Frederick. His father, Frederick Septimus, was the Perpetual Curate of Finchley. They lived in the East End in Finchley.
Birth Saturday, 21 June 1851 in Wrexham, Denbighshire, Wales [registered in Wrexham, September 1851].
Baptised Wednesday, 16 July 1851 in WrexhamStated as living in Finchley.
  According to the 1861 census, Frederick T. was a scholar, living with his parents and two younger siblings. With three servants, they live at Parsonage Lane in Finchley.
  According to the 1871 census, they now lived in Rovier Hall in Lydham, Shropshire, Frederick T.'s father now being the Rector of Lydham. He himself was an undergraduate.
  According to the 1881 census, Fredk T. was lodging at 35 Seedley Road, Pendleton in Salford. Still single, the rest of his family still lived at Rovier Hall. He is now an HM Inspector of Schools.
  According to the 1891 census, Frederick Thomas is still lodging, this time in Nottingham, in 51 Park Row in St Nicholas. Still an HM Inspector of Schools.
There was a teachers' gathering of more than usual interest in Coventry, on Saturday, the Birmingham, Coventry, Leamington, Rugby, Atherstone, Hinckley, and Nuneaton associations of the N.U.T. meeting here to welcome Mr. F. T. Green, H.M. new inspector of the district." - The Coleshill Chronicle, Saturday, 23 May 1896.
Marriage to Florence (née Helen Wilson) [registered in Kings Norton, Worcestershire, September 1898].
  According to the 1901 census, Frederick T. is now married to Florence, with one son, Frederick. Living at 9 Pakenham Road, Edgbaston. Still an HM Inspector of Schools.
The Warwickshire Teachers' Association held a meeting in St. Mary's Hall, Coventry, on Saturday afternoon. Mr. J. Broughton Dugdale presided, and the attendance inclded Mr. F. T. Green (H.M. Inspector of Schools), and many others....a presentation was made to Mr. F. T. Green, formerly of this district, but now of Birmingham. The presentation was made by Mr. Harvey, who has been for forty years a teacher in Warwickshire, and who said that Mr. Green had always endeavoured to obtain the best education for the children. He (the speaker), with all the teachers, very much regretted that Mr. Green had been called to Birmingham. All the Teachers' Association in Warwickshire at once decided to present Mr. Green some slight token of their esteem and respect." - The Kenilworth Advertiser, Saturday, 15 October 1904.
  According to the 1911 census, still married to Florence, with another two sons, Peter and Robert. Living at The Coppice in Bromsgrove. Still an HM Inspector of Schools. They have three servants.
Death Friday, 6 July 1928, at The Uplands, in Church Stretton, Shropshire, aged 77 years 15 days [registered in Church Stretton, September 1928].
Probate "GREEN Frederick Thomas of The Uplands Church Stretton Shropshire died 6 July 1928 Probate Shrewsbury 17 October to Florence Helen Green widow and Henry William Green solicitor.
Effects £997 18s. 11d." [2019 equivalent: £63,105]
Source Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] &

Playing Career

Club(s) Educated at Winchester College and Oxford University, where he played his football before joining Wanderers FC, and by virtue of his attendance at Winchester, he was invited to play for the Old Wykehamists FC;
Club honours FA Cup winners 1873-74, 1876-77, 1877-78;
Individual honours Middlesex FA
Height/Weight not known.
Source Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number One of nine who became the 34th player (36) to appear for England.
Position(s) Half-back
Only match No. 5, 4 March 1876, Scotland 3 England 0, a friendly match at The West of Scotland Cricket Ground, Hamilton Crescent, Glasgow, aged 24 years 257 days.
Individual honours None

Beyond England

A barrister, having been called to the bar 1877, he left the legal profession and from 1880, was employed as an inspector of schools. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.111/2.

The Numbers
parties Appearances minutes captain
1 1 90 0 none
The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.
1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 00.0 -1

Match Record

Venue & Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away venue
Friendly match
1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 00.0 -1

Match History
 Club: Wanderers F.C. & Old Wykehamists F.C. - one full appearance (90 min) F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - one full appearance (90 min)x
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Age 22
1 5 4 March 1876 - Scotland 3 England 0
 The West of Scotland Cricket Ground, Partick
Fr AL   hb

one of nine who became the 34th (36) players to appear for England
one of four players (15) from Wanderers FC to become the fifteenth to represent England
the second Old Wykehamist to represent England