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Joe Marsden

Darwen FC

1 caps, 0 goal

P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 6: A 1
100% successful

1891

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Joseph Thomas Marsden
Born 11 October 1868 in Tockholes, Darwen, Lancashire [registered in Blackburn, December 1868].
Baptised 1 November 1868 at St Stephen, Tockholes, Darwen, baptised by Chas Hughes.  Father's occupation: Weaver

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, Joseph is the only child of Richard Thomas and Nancy (he is their second child, Another child, also called Joseph, had been born in 1867, and died before this Joseph was born). They live at 21 Ellen Street in Darwen. Both his parents work in the cotton mill.

According to the 1881 census, Joseph now has three younger siblings and all of them are now living at 6 Sydney Street in Darwen. Joseph and his parents are working at the mill.

According to the 1891 census, Jos Thos. is now married to Ann, still a cotton weaver, and living down the same street at number 36.

Married to Ann Yates, on 12 February 1891 at Holy Trinity, Darwen [registered in Blackburn, March 1891].
Died 18 January 1897, aged 28 years 99 days [registered in Blackburn, March 1897].
Height/Weight not known

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Played junior football until he joined Darwen FC. Joined Everton FC in the summer of 1891, played once, against West Bromwich Albion FC on 5 September 1891, and promptly left the game.
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 eleven, across two matches, who became the 174th players (180) to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-back
Only match No. 41, 7 March 1891, England 6 Ireland 1, a British Championship match at Molineux, Waterloo Road North, St.Peter's, Wolverhampton, aged 22 years 147 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1890-91;
Team honours British Championship winners 1890-91;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

No additional information other than that stated above. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.167.

 

Joe Marsden - 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.

 

Joe Marsden - 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 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Joe Marsden - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championships Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1890-91 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC All 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 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 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Joe Marsden - Match History
 Club: Darwen F.C. - 1 full cap

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

Age 22
1 41 7 March 1891 - England 6 Ireland 1, Molineux, Waterloo Road North, St.Peter's, Wolverhampton BC HW Start rb
- 43 4 April 1891 - England 2 Scotland 1, Ewood Park, Blackburn HW reserve

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