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William Garraty

Aston Villa FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 2: A 1
100
% successful

1903

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none

minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name William Garraty
Born 6 October 1878 at the back of 32 Dollman Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire [registered as Garaty in Aston, December 1878].

Census Notes

According to the 1881 census, William (Garrity) is the third of four children to Frank and Matilda (née Holmes). His father is an engine fitter, they live at 32 Dollman Street in Aston.

Cannot be found on the 1891 census.

According to the 1901 census, William, along with seven other footballers, is visiting Blackpool, for they are staying at the Station Hotel on Talbot Road.
His family home was at 19 Hall Road in Aston, where he is also stated as being a professional footballer on the census return. He is the third of eight children. His father was a railway engineer.

According to the 1911 census, William is now married to Annie a daughter, Doris. He is a licensed victualler at Ye Olde Green Man in Bromford Lane in the Erington area of Aston.

Married to Annie Shufflebotham [registered in Kings Norton, June 1908].
Died 6 May 1931 at 22 Brookhill Road, Birmingham, aged 52 years x days [registered in Birmingham North, June 1931]. Buried in in St. Saviors Church in Saltley.
Height/Weight 5' 9", 12st. 0lbs [1906].

Source

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

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 three who became the 285th players (285) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-right
Only match No. 85, 2 March 1903, England 2 Wales 1, a British Championship match at Fratton Park, Frogmore Road, Southsea, Portsmouth, aged 24 years 147 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1902-03;
Team honours British Championships shared 1902-03;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Billy Garraty - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
2 1 1 90 0 0 min 0 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.

 

Billy Garraty - 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 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Billy Garraty - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1902-03 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC All 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 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 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Billy Garraty - Match History
 Club: Aston Villa F.C. - 1 full cap

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

Age 24
- 77 14 February 1903 - England 4 Ireland 0, Molineux, Waterloo Road North, St.Peter's, Wolverhampton BC HW withdrew
1 78 2 March 1903 - England 2 Wales 1, Fratton Park, Frogmore Road, Southsea, Portsmouth HW Start ir

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