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Arthur Mallinson

Barnsley Wanderers FC




  Arthur Mallinson
Birth July 1860 in Barnsley, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Barnsley, September 1860]
Baptism Monday, 5 November 1860 at St. Mary's Church in Barnsley

According to the 1861 census, nine month old Arthur is the youngest of three children to Thomas Dawes and Jane, they live 25 Westgate in Barnsley with two servants. His father is a maltster and has a corn factory.


According to the 1871 census, Arthur is a pupil at Bishopton School in Ripon.


According to the 1881 census, Arthur, himself now a malster, is the oldest of two children living at home with their widowed mother at 40 Church Street in Barnsley, with a single servant.

Marriage to Annie Augusta Parkin, on Friday, 7 January 1887 at St. Mary's Church in Barnsley [registered in Barnsley, March 1887], one son, Alfred Norman (b.18 November 1887)

According to the 1891 census, Arthur, still a malster, is living with his son, Alfred, on Kensington Road in Barnsley, and a single servant.

Death Sunday, 5 July 1896 in Kew, Victoria, Australia
Funeral Melbourne General Cemetery


Playing Career

Club(s) Played for Barnsley Wanderers FC and also kept goal for Heeley FC. Also represented Sheffield FA when they played Glasgow in 1882.
Club honours not known
Height/Weight not known

England Career

Position(s) Goalkeeper
Distinctions None

Beyond England


The Numbers
parties reserve
3 3

Match History

 Club: Barnsley Wanderers F.C. & Sheffield Heeley F.C.- no full appearances

F.A. Committee - no full appearancesx

Age 21
14 18 February 1882 - Ireland 0 England 13, Knock Ground, Belfast Fr HW reserve
15 11 March 1882 - Scotland 5 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow Fr AL reserve
16 13 March 1882 - Wales 5 England 3, The Racecourse, Wrexham Fr AL reserve