Evelyn Morrison
Evelyn Morrison
Evelyn Morrison
● Evelyn Morrison, 1932 (DC)

South Africa

Evelyn Morrison was born on Friday, 1st August, 1902, in the Colony of Natal (now known as the province of KwaZulu-Natal).

The forward signed for Donald Turner's Thistle on Monday, 11th May, 1931, having most recently been with Sunderland.

Aged 28, he made his debut appearance on Sunday, 31st May, 1931, in a 3-2 friendly defeat away to Kjøbenhavns Boldklub.

That day, Evelyn became a member of our scoring debutant's club.

He scored the last of his 19 goals on Saturday, 5th March, 1932, in a 4-1 defeat away to Airdrieonians in the Scottish Cup.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 12th March, 1932, in a 2-1 win at home to Ayr United in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 20 occasions.

His club-list included Moorpark Amateurs, Stenhousemuir, Falkirk, Sunderland and Partick Thistle.

Evelyn died in November, 1968, in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, aged 66. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
28y, 9m, 30d goal.png 31.05.1931 Kjøbenhavns Boldklub [a] L2-3 (Friendly)
29y, 0m, 7d goal.png 08.08.1931 Morton [a] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 1)
29y, 0m, 14d goal.png 15.08.1931 Falkirk [h] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 2)
29y, 0m, 18d goal.pnggoal.png 19.08.1931 Airdrieonians [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 3)
29y, 1m, 25d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 26.09.1931 Kilmarnock [h] W4-2 (SFL First Division - game 12)
29y, 5m, 8d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 09.01.1932 Dundee United [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 26)
29y, 5m, 22d goal.pnggoal.png 23.01.1932 Leith Athletic [a] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 27)
29y, 6m, 2d goal.pnggoal.png 03.02.1932 Bo'ness [h] W5-1 (Scottish Cup 2nd Round replay)
29y, 6m, 5d goal.png 06.02.1932 Kilmarnock [a] W4-3 (SFL First Division - game 28)
29y, 6m, 12d goal.png 13.02.1932 Aberdeen [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 29)
29y, 6m, 26d goal.png 27.02.1932 St Mirren [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 31)
29y, 7m, 4d goal.png 05.03.1932 Airdrieonians [a] L1-4 (Scottish Cup Quarter Final)

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