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Henry Rose

Cambridge University AFC




  Henry Rose
Birth Saturday, 3 September 1853 in St. Pancras, Middlesex [no registration found]
Birthdate confirmed by New Zealand cemetery records and his Cambridge University Alumni

Cannot be found on the 1861 or 1871 census'.


According to the 1881 census, Henry, a labourer was boarding at 22 Hereford Street in Marylebone.

Marriage to Grace Edith Martin, at Church of St John in Roslyn, Dunedin [registered in the New Zealand Marriage Index, 1883]. They had five daughters, Dorothy Anne (b.January 1885), Natalie May (b.30 September 1890), Mabel Isabella (b.October 1891), Yetta Grace (b.20 July 1893) and Erica Susan Carrick (b.10 August 1894).
Death Sunday, 9 June 1895, in Caversham, Dunedin, New Zealand, aged 41 years 279 days [registered in the New Zealand Death Index, Dunedin, June 1895].


Playing Career

Club(s) Played for Cambridge University AFC, where he attended Trinity College, earning his blue in 1873.
Club honours not known
Individual honours not known
Height/Weight not known

England Career

Position(s) not known

Beyond England

According to his daughter's marriage certificate, Henry was a merchant.

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Match History

 Club: Cambridge University F.C. - no full appearances

F.A. Committee - no full appearancesx