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Henry Hammond

Oxford University AFC & Lancing Old Boys AFC & Corinthians FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 2: A 3
0% successful

1889-90

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Henry Edward Denison Hammond
Born 26 November 1866 in Priston, Somerset [registered in Keynsham, December 1866].

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, Henry E.D. is the third of five children, the second son of four, to Henry Walmsley and C[K]atherine M.. They live at Rutland Lodge on Linden Road, Clevedon, with four servants.
According to VWML, his father retired prematurely from the H.M. Bengal Civil Service due to ill health. Their father's condition eventually resulted in a move to Madeira in 1873 where the unfortunate Henry Walmsley died within eight days of arrival, leaving a widow and six young children.

Not on the 1881 census, living in Madeira.

According to the 1891 census, the Hammond's are living at Payston House in Highdale Road, Clevedon. Five of the children are living with widow Catherine. One of them is not Henry (he is in Edinburgh). They have three servants.

According to the 1901 census, the Hammond's remain at Payston House. Henry is visiting the Wyllie household at 36 Great King Street in Edinburgh.

Died 16 June 1910, aged 43 years 202 days [registration in Scotland] of pneumonia. Buried in Edinburgh.
Height/Weight not known

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990],  FindMyPast.com & Vaughan Williams Memorial Library

Club Career

Club(s) Attended and played for Lancing College between 1883 and 1885, being the Captain in the final year. Earned his blue with Oxford University in 1888 and 1889. During his final year, he turned out for Lancing Old Boys FC and Corinthians FC between 1889-90.
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions Assisted Somerset CC in 1889, before they became a first-class outfit.

Source

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

England Career

Player number 166th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-half
Only match No. 37, 13 April 1889, England 2 Scotland 3, a British Championship match at The Surrey Cricket Ground, The Oval, Kennington, London, aged 22 years 138 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1888-89;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Henry was educated at Lancing College and then, from 1885, at Corpus Christi College, Oxford. From there he spent a year at Blairlodge School before joining the staff of the Edinburgh Academy, where he taught classics, became renowned for his work on the theory of education and met George Gardiner. In 1899, he acted as superintendent of the British Education Section at the Paris Exhibition. The year after, he was appointed Director-General of Education in Rhodesia until his health failed and he returned home after only a year. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.116./Vaughan Williams Memorial Library

 

Henry Hammond - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
3 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.

 

Henry Hammond - 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 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 0.00 -1

 

Henry Hammond - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1889-90 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 0.00 -1
BC All 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 0.00 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 0.00 -1

 

Henry Hammond - Match History
 

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

 Club: Oxford University F.C., Lancing Old Boys F.C. & Corinthians F.C. - 1 full cap  
Age 22
- 36 2 March 1889 - England 6 Ireland 1, Anfield Road, Liverpool BC HW reserve
1 37 13 April 1889 - England 2 Scotland 3, The Oval, Kennington HL Start rh
Age 23
- 40 5 April 1890 - Scotland 1 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AD reserve

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