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About Sydney Ross:

Born: June 8, 1869: Edinburgh (Midlothian), Scotland.
Passed away: February 4, 1924: South Brisbane (Queensland), Australia.

** June 8, 1869: Born, parents living at 23 Lothians Road, Edinburgh.
** 1871 (Census): Residence: 4 Caledonian Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian; aged 1. Living with his parents: Alexander Ross (aged 44) and Elizabeth N. Ross (aged 42), and siblings: Alexander Ross (16), Catherine W. Ross (14), John N. Ross (7), Iabella A. Ross (6), Jane G. Ross (3), Jessie P.G. Ross (?), Christian L. Ross (8 months), and James W. Ross (19).
** 1881 (Census): Residence: 16 Stevenson Drive, Cathcart, Renfrewshire; aged 11. Living with his parents: Alexander Ross (54) and Elizabeth N. Blackie (51), and siblings: Alexander Ross jun (26), Catherine W. Ross (24), Isabella A. Ross (16), Christian Mc. L. Ross (10), Matthew A. Ross (9), Henry R Ross (1).
** July 30, 1891: Married to Mary Renfrew Brown, in Glasgow.
** September 5, 1891: Birth of Elizabeth Nimmo Ross in Hutchesontown, Lanark, Scotland to Sydney H. Ross and Mary Renfrew Brown Ross.
** 1901 (Census): Residence: 34, Daisy Street, Glasgow, Govan; aged 32. Occupation: Tinsmith and gas-fitter. Living with his wife: Mary (aged 27) and their children: Bessie N. Ross (9); Ethel C. Ross (8), J. Marshall Ross (5), and Harry W. Ross (1).
** June, 1910: Reported in media that he was about to sail/emigrate to Australia.
** February 4, 1924: Passed away in South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, from Hodgkins disease and heart failure, aged 55.
** 1925: Death of Christian McLaren Ross, in Dennistoun, Glasgow.
** 1934: Death of Catherine Whitehall Ross, in Hillhead, Glasgow.
** 1943: Death of Henry Robertson Ross, in Springburn, Glasgow.
** 1945: Death of Isabella Alexandra Ross, in Pollik, Glasgow.

Position: Goalkeeper.

Height: 170 cm. (5ft. 7in.);
Weight: 62 kilos (9st. 10lb.).
** Height and weight source: Athletic News: April 17, 1893.

Maxwell Rangers.
Clydesdale: Signed: 1889.
Cambuslang: Signed: 1890.
Liverpool: Signed: June, 1892.
** Transferred to Cambuslang.
Cambuslang: Signed: May 1, 1893.
** Transferred to Third Lanark.
Third Lanark: Signed: May 1, 1894.
Clyde: Signed: May 27, 1898.
Ayr Parkhouse.

Lancashire League Winner, 1892-93 (Liverpool).
Glasgow Select XI: 1891 v Edinburgh.


Grave stone, in Australia, from Australian Cemeteries Index.
Sydney H Ross 1924

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