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About Sydney Ross:

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

Census-information/timeline:
** 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.

Career:
Maxwell Rangers.
Pollockshaws.
Clydesdale: Signed: 1889.
* 1889-90: 1-0 (FA Cup).
Cambuslang: Signed: 1890.
* 1890-91: 17-0 (Scottish League); 3-0 (FA Cup);
* 1891-92: 21-0 (Scottish League); 1-0 (FA Cup).
Liverpool: Signed: June, 1892.
* 1892-93: 18-0 (Lancashire League); 3-0 (FA Cup).
*** September 1, 1892: Friendly: H; Rotherham Town; 7-1;
*** September 3, 1892: League: H; Higher Walton; 8-0;
*** September 5, 1892: Friendly: A; Middlesbrough Ironopolis; 0-5;
*** September 8, 1892: Friendly: H; Barrow; 2-0;
*** September 10, 1892: Friendly: H; Stockton; 2-1;
*** September 15, 1892: Friendly: H; Grantham Rovers 3-1;
*** September 17, 1892: Lancashire Cup; H; Southport Central; 2-0;
*** September 22, 1892: Friendly: H; Middlesbrough Ironopolis; 1-2;
*** September 24, 1892: League: H; Bury; 4-0;
*** September 26, 1892: Friendly: A; Stoke; 1-2;
*** September 29, 1892: Friendly: H; Queen of the South Wanderers; 1-0;
*** October 1, 1892: League: H; West Manchester; 3-1;
*** October 6, 1892: Friendly: A; Glasgow Rangers; 1-6;
*** October 8, 1892: Lancashire Cup; A; West Manchester; 3-1;
*** October 15, 1892: FA Cup: A; Nantwich; 4-0;
*** October 22, 1892: League: A; Higher Walton; 5-0;
*** October 29, 1892: FA Cup: H; Newtown; 9-0;
*** November 5, 1892: League: A; Blackpool; 0-3;
*** November 12, 1892: League: A; Fleetwood Rangers; 4-1;
*** November 14, 1892: Friendly: A; Aston Villa; 3-2;
*** November 19, 1892 FA Cup: A; Northwich Victoria; 1-2;
*** November 26, 1892: League: A; Rossendale; 2-0;
*** December 3, 1892: League: H; Fleetwood Rangers; 7-0;
*** December 10, 1892: Friendly: A; Heywood Central; 1-1;
*** December 17, 1892: League: H; Blackpool; 0-2;
*** December 24, 1892: League: A; South Shore; 1-0;
*** December 26, 1892: Friendly: H; Sheffield United; 1-0;
*** December 27, 1892: Friendly: A; Southport Central; 2-2;
*** December 31, 1892: League: H; Heywood Central; 6-2;
*** January 2, 1893: League: A; Fairfield; 4-1;
*** January 7, 1893: League: A; Heywood Central; 2-1;
*** January 14, 1893: League: A; West Manchester; 0-0;
*** January 21, 1893 Friendly: A; Bury; 0-0;
*** January 28, 1893 Lancashire Cup; H; Darwen; 1-0;
*** February 4, 1893 Friendly: H; Stoke; 1-2;
*** February 11, 1893: League: A; Bury; 0-3;
*** February 14, 1893 Friendly: A; Rotherham Town; 2-2;
*** February 18, 1893: League: A; Nelson; 3-2;
*** February 23, 1893 Friendly: H; Stoke; 0-0;
*** February 25, 1893: League: H; Southport Central; 2-0;
*** March 4, 1893: League: H; Nelson; 3-0;
*** March 9, 1893: Friendly: H; Aston Villa; 1-3;
*** March 11, 1893: Lancashire Cup; A; Bootle; 1-2.
Cambuslang: Signed: May 1, 1893.
Third Lanark: Signed: May 1, 1894.
* 1893-94: 0-0 (Scottish League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup);
*** May 5, 1894; Merchant Charity Cup; A; Celtic; 3-3.
* 1894-95: 13-0 (Scottish League 1); 1-0 (FA Cup);
* 1895-96: 2-0 (Scottish League 1); 0-0 (FA Cup).
Clyde: Signed: May 27, 1898.
Ayr Parkhouse.

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

Image(s):

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

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