George Elmore
George Elmore
George Elmore
● George Elmore, 1915 (DR)

born in England

George Elmore was born on Wednesday, 16th June, 1880, in Northwich, Cheshire.

The 5' 8 (10st 7lbs) forward signed for George Easton's Thistle on Wednesday, 24th August, 1910, having most recently been with Blackpool.

Aged 30, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 27th August, 1910, in a 2-1 win at home to Motherwell in the SFL First Division.

George scored his first goal for Thistle on Monday, 26th September, 1910, in a 1-1 draw at home to Celtic in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 23 goals on Saturday, 20th April, 1912, in a 1-0 win at home to Motherwell in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Wednesday, 1st May, 1912, in a 0-0 neutral-venue defeat (on corners) against Celtic in the Glasgow Charity Cup, having appeared as a Jag on 69 occasions.

His club-list included Witton Villa, Northwich Victoria, Witton Albion, Broadheath, Burton United, Manchester United, West Bromwich Albion, Bristol Rovers, Altrincham, Glossop, Blackpool, Partick Thistle, St Mirren, St Bernard's and Broxburn United.

George died on Saturday, 1st July, 1916, in Somme, France, aged 36.

compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
30y, 3m, 10d goal.png 26.09.1910 Celtic [h] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 6)
30y, 3m, 22d goal.png 08.10.1910 Airdrieonians [h] W2-1 (SFL First Division - game 8)
30y, 4m, 6d goal.pnggoal.png 22.10.1910 Queen's Park [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 10)
30y, 4m, 20d goal.png 05.11.1910 Dundee [a] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 12)
30y, 5m, 10d goal.pnggoal.png 26.11.1910 Third Lanark [a] L3-4 (SFL First Division - game 15)
30y, 5m, 17d goal.png 03.12.1910 Raith Rovers [h] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 16)
30y, 6m, 8d goal.pnggoal.png 24.12.1910 Motherwell [a] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 19)
30y, 6m, 11d goal.png 27.12.1910 Distillery [a] W6-3 (Friendly)
30y, 6m, 29d goal.png 14.01.1911 Heart of Midlothian [a] L1-3 (SFL First Division - game 24)
30y, 7m, 12d goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 28.01.1911 St Bernard's [h] W7-2 (Scottish Cup 1st Round)
30y, 10m, 8d goal.png 24.04.1911 Hamilton Academical [a] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 33)
30y, 10m, 15d goal.png 01.05.1911 Third Lanark [a] L1-2 (Glasgow Charity Cup Quarter Final)
31y, 2m, 24d goal.png 09.09.1911 Celtic [a] D3-3 (Glasgow Cup Quarter Final)
31y, 5m, 16d goal.png 02.12.1911 Airdrieonians [h] L1-2 (SFL First Division - game 15)
31y, 5m, 23d goal.png 09.12.1911 Aberdeen [h] W3-1 (SFL First Division - game 16)
31y, 6m, 14d goal.pnggoal.png 30.12.1911 Hamilton Academical [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 19)
31y, 10m, 4d goal.png 20.04.1912 Motherwell [h] W1-0 (SFL First Division - game 33)

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