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Jack Devey

Mitchell St. George FC, Aston Villa FC

2 caps, 0 goals

P 2 W 1 D 1 L 0 F 4: A 2
75% successful

1890-95

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
180

Profile

Full name John Henry George Devey
Born 26 December 1866 in Birmingham, Warwickshire [No registration].

Birth notes

There is no registration for John Devey in the first quarter of 1867. In fact, there is only ever two John Devey Birmingham-registered people, one in 1843, the other in 1923.

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, John H.G. is the eldest of three sons to William and Mary Ann. They live in Denmark Street in Hamlet Palce, Aston.

According to the 1881 census, John H.G. is a jeweller, and now with another two younger brothers and a younger sister. His father is a worker of silver and they all live at 6 Whitmore Street in Birmingham.

According to the 1891 census, John H.G. is married to Alice with one daughter, Doris R.. They live at 13 Radnor Street in Birmingham. John is a grocer and outdoor licenser.

According to the 1901 census, Devey, along with seven other footballers, is visiting Blackpool, for they are staying at the Station Hotel on Talbot Road.

None of the Devey family can be found on the 1911 census.

Married to Alice Esther Tillotson [registered in West Bromwich, June 1889].
Died 11 October 1940, aged 73 years 290 days [registered in Birmingham, December 1940].
Height/Weight 5' 8½", 11st. 9lbs [1892], 5' 8½", 11st. 6lbs [1895].

Source

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

Biographies x
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

Club Career

Club(s) x
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 thirteen, across two matches, who became the 185th players (197) to appear for England.
Position(s) x
First match No. 44, 5 March 1892, Ireland 0 England 2, a British Championship match at Solitude Ground, Belfast, aged x years x days.
Last match No. x, aged x years x days.
Major tournaments x
Team honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Jack Devey - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- - - - - - - - - min - - 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 Devey - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Jack Devey - 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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Jack Devey - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Jack Devey - Match History
 Club: Mitchell St. George F.C. - 0 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - x full capsx

Age x
- 38 15 March 1890 - Ireland 1 England 9, Ulster Cricket Ground, Ballynafeigh Park, Belfast BC AW reserve
- 38 15 March 1890 - Wales 1 England 3, The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham AW reserve
Age x
- 43 4 April 1891 - England 2 Scotland 1, Ewood Park, Blackburn BC HW reserve
Age x
1 44 5 March 1892 - Ireland 0 England 2, Solitude Ground, Cliftonville, Belfast BC AW Start cf
Age x
- 53 9 March 1895 - England 9 Ireland 0, Derbyshire County Cricket Ground, Nottingham Road, Derby BC HW withdrawn

Notes

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