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Beaumont Jarrett

Cambridge University AFC & Old Harrovians AFC &
Grantham FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 0 D 0 L 3 F 3: A 13
0% successful


captain: none
minutes played:


  Reverend Beaumont Griffith Jarrett
Birth Wednesday, 18 July 1855 at 37 Poultry, Cheapside, The City of London [registered in London City, September 1855].
"Jarrett, Griffith, 37 Poultry, engraver." - Saturday, 24 September 1853, London Morning Post/Saturday, 16 September 1854, London Morning Post.

According to the 1861 census, Beaumont G. is the third of four children to Griffith and Elizabeth (née Rowlands). They have one servant and they live at 37 Poultry, in Cheap area of the city of London. His father is a manufacturer.

According to the 1871 census, Beaumont is a scholar. He is still one of the four children living with their parents and two servants. His father is an heraldic artist and they live at London Hill in Harrow.
Beaumont's father, Griffith, had designed, invented, patented and manufactured much machinery involved in the printing industry, including a printing press and self-inking press.

According to the 1881 census, Beaumont is now a curator lodging with the bell family on Boston Road in Coningsby, Lincolnshire.

According to the 1891 census, Beaumont is now the Vicar of Swinstead. He lives with a single servant, or Edenham, Grimsthorpe.
Appears on the 1896 Clergy List as Beaumont Griffiths Jarrett BA.

According to the 1901 census, Beaumont is a Church of England Clergyman, living at Belleau Rectory, near Louth in Lincolnshire.

Death Tuesday, 11 April 1905 in Belleau Rectory, near Louth, Lincolnshire, aged 49 years 267 days [registered in Louth, June 1905].


"The Rev. Beaumont Griffith Jarrett, of Belleau Rectory, Alford, has died at the age of 49 years. A graduate of Christ's College, Cambridge, he was ordained in 1878, and for the ensuing four years was curate at Coningsby. In 1883 he became Vicar of Swinstead, and held that living until his preferment to the rectory of Belleau in 1895." - Thursday, 13 April 1905, The Yorkshire Post & Leeds Intelligencer
Probate "JARRETT the reverend Beaumont Griffith of Belleau-rectory Lincolnshire clerk died 11 April 1905 Probate London 2 June to Laura Beaumont Neale (wife of Walter William Neale) and Amy Laura Neale spinster.
Effects £3810 12s. 9d." [2019 equivalent: £466,745]


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

Playing Career

Club(s) Attended Harrow School; also attended Cambridge University, playing regular football between 1876 and 1878, becoming the captain in 1877. Later played with the Old Harrovians AFC. He made his Grantham FC debut in December 1878 and making sporadic appearances until 1886.
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Height/Weight not known


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

England Career

Player number One of nine who became the 34th player (37) to appear for England.
Position(s) Half-back
First match No. 5, 4 March 1876, Scotland 3 England 0, a friendly match at The West of Scotland Cricket Ground, Hamilton Crescent, Partick, Glasgow, aged 20 years 230 days.
Last match No. 7, 2 March 1878, Scotland 7 England 2, a friendly match at Hampden Park, Hampden Terrace, Glasgow, aged 22 years 227 days.
Individual honours None
Distinctions Jarrett was selected by Wales for their inaugural match, against Scotland in 1876, but did not play.
Most capped Englishman at Old Harrovians AFC.

Beyond England

Served on the FA Council 1876-78. Ordained in 1878 he spent the remainder of his life in Lincolnshire following his calling. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.143.

The Numbers
parties Appearances minutes Goals captain
3 3 270 0 none
The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.
3 0 0 3 3 13 -10 1 0 1.00 4.33 00.0 -3

Match Record

Venue & Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home Friendly matches 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 00.0 -1
Away 2 0 0 2 2 10 -8 1 0 1.00 5.00 00.0 -2

Match History

F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - three full appearance (270 min)x

 Clubs: Cambridge University A.F.C. & Old Harrovians A.F.C. & Grantham F.C.- three full appearances (270 min)  
Age 20
1 5 4 March 1876 - Scotland 3 England 0, The West of Scotland Cricket Ground, Partick Fr AL Start hb

Age 21
2 6 3 March 1877 - England 1 Scotland 3, The Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington Fr HL Start hb

Age 22
3 7 2 March 1878 - Scotland 7 England 2, Hampden Park, Glasgow Fr AL Start hb