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Harry Lilley

Sheffield United FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

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

1892

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Edward Henry Lilley
Born summer 1868 in Staveley, Derbyshire [registered as Edward Henry, in Chesterfield, September 1868].
Baptised in Eckington, Derbyshire
Notes It is not the Chesterfield-born Lilley of 1873, his birth registration is coupled with his death registration. This particular Henry Lilley died before he was three months-old.

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, the two year old Edward Henry is the youngest of four children to William and Eliza (née Siddall). They live at Lowgates in Staveley. His father is a joiner.

According to the 1881 census, twelve year old Henry remains at his Lowgates home with his elder brothers, Walter and William, and sisters, Jane Ann and five year old Florence. His mother is now widowed.

Cannot be found on the 1891 census.

According to the 1901 census,widowed Mary E. is living in Cresswell in Worksop. Their are no children, just two boarders.

Married to Mary Ellen Coulthread, at St John the Baptist Church, Staveley [registered in Chesterfield, March 1898].
Died 30 August 1900, aged 32 years n/k days [registered as Edward Henry, in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, September 1900]. Appears to have been buried in Carburton & Clowne
Height/Weight not known

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Began with his local club, Staveley FC, before joining Sheffield United FC in the 1890 summer. Left for Gainsborough Trinity FC in the 1894 close season.
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

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 (186) to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-back
Only match No. 44, 5 March 1892, Wales 0 England 2, a British Championship match at The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham, aged 23 years n/k days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1891-92;
Team honours British Championship winners 1891-92;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Nothing known.

 

Harry Lilley - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 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.

 

Harry Lilley - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - British Championship 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1

 

Harry Lilley - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1891-92 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1

 

Harry Lilley - Match History
 Club: Sheffield United F.C. - 1 full cap

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

Age 23
1 44 5 March 1892 - Wales 0 England 2, The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham BC AW Start lb

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