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Edgar Chadwick

Everton FC

7 appearances, 3 goals

P 7 W 5 D 1 L 1 F 2: A 5
79% successful

1891-97

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
630

Profile

Full name Edgar Wallace Chadwick
Born 14 June 1869 in Blackburn, Lancashire [registered in Blackburn, June 1869]
Baptism 11 July 1869 at St Peter's Church, Blackburn, by Henry Elwell. Son of Thomas and Susan Ellen, living at 21 Bank Top in Blackburn. Father is a grocer.

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, Edgar W. is the youngest of two sons, the other being Albert L., to Thomas and Susanah E. They live at 31 New Park in Blackburn, His father is a baker.

According to the 1881 census, Edgar Wallace now has three younger siblings, and the whole family now live at 115 King Street. His father is now a grocer.

According to the 1891 census, Edgar W. is a professional footballer living with his parents, and six of his younger siblings. His father is a grocer and baker, still living at 115 King Street.

According to the 1901 census, Edgar is still a professional footballer and is boarding with fellow footballer, Alfred Milward and his family, at 60 Cromwell Road in Shirley, Hampshire.

Not on the 1911 census, Edgar is likely in Europe coaching.

Married to Jane Ellen Woodacre on 30 July 1895 at St Luke's Church in Blackburn. Edgar was a 26 year-old baker living at 115 King Street in Blackburn. Jane Ellen was a 27 year-old weaver living at 13 Dickinson Street. Edgar's father was a baker. Jane's father, William, is deceased and was an overlooker.  The witnesses were a different William Woodacre and Elizabeth Ann Etta Chadwick.
Died 14 February 1942 at Whalley New Road, Blackburn, aged 72 years [registered in Blackburn, March 1942]. Lived at 70 Lune Grove, Blackpool, left £2179 to his widow.
Height/Weight 5' 6", 10st. 7lbs [1910].

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990], FindMyPast.com & Ian-opc.org.uk

Club Career

Club(s) Played for Everton FC. Burnley FC paid £40 for him, despite the £200 tag. Blackburn Rovers FC attempted to sign Chadwick in June 1900, but refused to meet the £90 asking price, despite dropping to £75. Rovers had offered £40. Chadwick complained to the Football League and his transfer to back to Rovers was cancelled. He was transferred Southampton FC on 22 August 1900. Joined Liverpool FC on 16 May 1902. Appointed trainer of Nelson FC on 19 August 1935.
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of eleven, across two matches, who became the 174th players (179) to appear for England.
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 FA Tour of Germany 1899
Distinctions Cousin of Arthur Chadwick

Beyond England

x.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Edgar Chadwick - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- - - 630 7 - min - 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.

 

Edgar Chadwick - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Edgar Chadwick - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Edgar Chadwick - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Edgar Chadwick - Match History
 Club:   F.C. - x full caps

Coach: x - x full capsx

Age x
1 - x - x, x x x x x
Age x
- 48 13 March 1893 - England 6 Wales 0, Victoria Ground, Stoke-on-Trent BC HW withdrawn
Age 30
FA Tour of Germany 23 November 1899 - Germany 2 England 13. Athletik-Sportsplatz, Berlin Tour AW Start
or
24 November 1899 - Germany 2 England 10, Athletik-Sportsplatz, Berlin AW reserve
26 November 1899 - Austria 0 England 8, Stadión Letná, Praha AW Start or
28 November 1899 - Germany 0 England 7, Military Exercise Ground, Karlsruhe AW Start
or

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