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Ralph Squire

Cambridge University AFC & Old Westminsters FC & Corinthians FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 2 D 1 L 0 F 10: A 3
83% successful

1886-87

captain: none
minutes played:
270

Ralph Squire

Timeline

no reference can be found for Squire in any newspaper articles. Ralph Tyndall Squire MA
Birth Thursday, 10 September 1863 in Marylebone, Middlesex [registered in Marylebone, December 1863].
note: Marylebone was part of the Middlesex Registration County until 1889.
 

According to the 1871 census, Ralph T. is here in this census, the second oldest of three children to William and Annie (née Littler), living at 37 Acacia Road in Marylebone with three servants. His father is a manufacturer chemist.

 

Cannot be found on the 1881 census.

 

According to the 1891 census, Ralph T. is the third eldest here of the three children at home with their parents. Ralph is a yeast merchant, his father is a chemical engineer, and along with four servants, they live at 30 St. John's Park Wood in Hampstead.

Marriage to Constance Mary Elizabeth Allen [registered in Marylebone, June 1891].
 

According to the 1901 census, Ralph, still a yeast merchant is now married to Constance Mary. They live at 1A Hamilton Terrace in Hampstead, with three servants.

According to the 1911 census, Ralph, still a yeast merchant and still married and they have three servants. They still live at 1A Hamilton Terrace.

According to the 1939 register, Ralph T.(left, in 1932) is a retired Distributing General Agent, still married to Constance, living at 2 Hall Road, on Hamilton Terrace in St. Marylebone, along with three servants.
Death: Tuesday, 22 August 1944 at St. John & St. Elizabeth Hospital, on Grove End Road in St. John's Wood, London, aged 80 years 347 days [registered in Marylebone, September 1944].
Probate "SQUIRE Ralph Tyndall otherwise Ralph of 2 Hamilton House St. Johns Wood Middlesex died 22 August 1944 at St. John and St. Elizabeth Hospital London N.W.8 Probate Llandudno 7 November to Westminster Bank Limited and Reginald Sherriff Summerhays solicitor.
Effects £22726 1.s 1.d."
[2019 equivalent: £1,015,317].

Source

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

Playing Career

Club(s) Attended Westminster School, playing football between 1880 and 1882. Went on to play for Cambridge University AFC, earning his blue in 1884 and 1886. He could not play in 1885, because he was the team secretary. Squire was also with the Old Westminsters AFC, of whom he became an honorary secretary. Finished his career with Clapham Rovers FC.
Corinthians 1886-92
Club honours None
Individual honours London FA
Distinctions Squire was a fine oarsman, rowing at Henley in the 1883 Ladies' Palte for his college's first boat (Trinity Hall).
Height/Weight not known

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of eight who became the 125th player (127) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-back/right-back;
First match No. 26, 13 March 1886, Ireland 1 England 6, British Championship match at Ulster Cricket Ground, Ballynafeigh Park, Belfast, aged 22 years 184 days;
Last match No. 28, 29 March 1886, Wales 1 England 3, British Championship match at The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham, aged 22 years 200 days;
Major tournaments British Championship 1885-86;
Team honours British Championship shared 1885-86;

Beyond England

Served on the FA Committee between 1884 and 1887. Became the Treasurer of Corinthians FC from 1903. Also has a Master of Arts (Cantab). - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.233/34


The Numbers
parties Appearances comp. apps minutes Goals captain
4 3 3 270 0 none
minutes are approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.
P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2

Match Record

Venue & Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away venue
British Championship
3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2

Tournament Record

British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1885-86 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
BC 1886-87 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 00.0 =0
BC All 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2

All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2

Match History

 

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

 Clubs: Cambridge University F.C. & Old Westminsters F.C. & Corinthians F.C.. - three full appearances (270 mins)  
Age 22
1 26 13 March 1886 - Ireland 1 England 6, Ulster Cricket Ground, Belfast BC AW Start cb
2 27 27 March 1886 - Scotland 1 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AD Start cb
3 28 29 March 1886 - Wales 1 England 3, The Racecourse, Wrexham AW Start rb

Age 23
29 5 February 1887 - England 7 Ireland 0, Yorkshire Cricket Ground, Sheffield BC HW reserve
  

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