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Jack Yates

Burnley FC
   
1 appearance, 3 goals

P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 6: A 1
100% successful

1889

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name John Yates
Born 3 January 1861 at 75 Birley Street, Brook House, Blackburn, Lancashire [registered in Blackburn, March 1861]
According to the 1861 census, taken on 3rd April, John was three months old.
Baptised 3 February 1861 at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Blackburn.

Census Notes

According to the 1861 census, a three month-old John lived at 75 Birley Street, Blackburn with his parents, William and Alice. The youngest of six children.

According to the 1871 census, still living in Birley Street. One of four children still living with his parents, but worked in the cotton mill with his father.

According to the 1881 census, remained at Birley Street, still with his parents, now a cotton cloth bundler, and still the youngest of four children.

According to the 1891 census, now a publican at the Brickmakers' Arms, on Yorkshire Street, Burnley, married to Ellen, with four children, Alice, Robert, Ellen and Mary.

According to the 1901 census, still a publican in the same public house, now with four more children, William, Fred, Annie and John, totalling eight altogether

According to the 1911 census, now just a barman, living at 31 Lyndhurst Road, Burnley, still with his wife, who has now bore him another son, Albert. Nine children in total, eight of which, live at this address (Robert is missing).

Married to Ellen Thorpe or Robinson [registered in Blackburn, September 1883]
Died 1 June 1917, at 36 Mitella Street, Burnley, aged 56 years 149 days [registered in Burnley, June 1917], from cancer;
Funeral Service held on Wednesday, 6 June at St. Catherine's Church, buried in Burnley Cemetery, officiated by The Rev. A.B. Edlestone.
Height/Weight not known

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.co.uk

Club Career

Club(s)

Started his footballing career with Accrington FC in 1879, joining Blackburn Olympic FC in 1880.  He rejoined Accrington FC in February 1886, before joining Burnley FC and the Football League in the summer of 1888, where he remained until 1894.

Club honours FA Cup winner 1882-83;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990]

England Career

Player number One of nine who became the 157th players (165) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
Only match No. 36, 2 March 1889, England 6 Ireland 1, a British Championship match at Anfield Road, Anfield, Liverpool, aged 28 years 58 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1888-89;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

A cotton weaver during his early playing days, but became a Publican while playing with Burnley FC. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.279/280./FindMyPast.co.uk

 

Jack Yates - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 1 1 90 3 30 min 3 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.

 

Jack Yates - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - British Championship 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Jack Yates - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1888-89 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC All 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Jack Yates - Match History
 Club: Burnley F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 28
1 36 2 March 1889 - England 6 Ireland 1, Anfield Road, Liverpool HW BC Start
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