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Reginald Heygate

Oxford University AFC




  Reverend Reginald Thomas Heygate MA
Birth Tuesday, 7 January 1858 in Southend, Essex [registered in Rochford, March 1858]
Baptism Monday, 25 January 1858 at St. John the Baptist Church, in Southend

According to the 1861 census, Reginald Thos. is the sixth of eight children to Wm. Edwards and Maria Elizabeth (née Penny). They live at Grove Field House in Prittlewell. His father is a CofE priest, the assistant curate of Leigh.


Cannot be found on the 1871 census.


According to the 1881 census, Reginald is an Oxford University undergraduate. He is visiting the home of Arthur Estcourt and his family, at Standen Elms in Arreton, Isle of Wight.

Marriage to Mary Lavinia Archibald, on Tuesday, 29 July 1890 in Carshalton, Surrey [registered in Epsom, September 1890]

Cannot be found on the 1891 census.

Clergy List 1897 "Heygate, Reginald Thos. M.A. Keble Coll, Ox,; 1882 (Ripon), ρ 1883 (Bp. Hellmuth for Ripon); cur. of Leeds 1882-4; cath. St. John's, Newfld. 1884-9; clerk in orders of par. ch. Leeds, 1889-93; vic., from 1893, of Honley w. Brockholes, Yorks.: Honley Vicarage, Huddersfield."

According to the 1901 census, Reginald T. a CofE clergyman, and Mary L. are living at St. Paul's Vicarage in King's Cross Road. Sowerby, with three servants.


According to the 1911 census, Reginald Thomas, a clergyman, is still married to Mary Lavinia, and they live at The Vicarage in Boston with three servants.
Gloucestershire Electoral Registers state Reginald was at The Rectory in Shipton Moyne since at least 1919 until 1924


According to the 1939 register, Reginald, now a retired clergyman, lives with his wife and two servants, at the Old Rectory in Staunton.
Gloucestershire Electoral Registers state Reginald was at The Old Rectory since 1924, as confiemed by Kell's Directory of Gloucestershire.

Death Saturday, 1 March 1947 at Shipton Moyne, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, aged 89 years [registered in Cirencester, March 1947].
Funeral Tuesday, 18 March 1947 at All Saint's Church in Staunton, near Coleford in Gloucestershire
Probate "HEYGATE the reverend Reginald Thomas of Shipton Moyne Tetbury Gloucestershire died 1 March 1947 Probate London 11 October to Mary Levinia Heygate widow and Llewellyn Archibald Feild-Jones retired colonial civil servant.
Effects £4814 16s. 3d." [2019 equivalent: £189,778]


Playing Career

Club(s) Played for Oxford University AFC.
Club honours not known
Height/Weight not known

England Career

Position(s) not known
Distinctions None

Beyond England


The Numbers
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Match History

 Club: Oxford University A.F.C. - no full appearances

F.A. Committee - no full appearancesx

Age 23
13 12 March 1881 - England 1 Scotland 6, The Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington Fr HW reserve