John A. Harvey
John A. Harvey
A. Player

probably born in Scotland

John Arthur H. Harvey was probably born in the late 1860s or early 1870s, and is most likely to be Scottish. *

The midfielder signed for Thistle in August, 1892, having most recently been with Minerva.

He made his first known appearance on Saturday, 6th August, 1892, in a 5-2 friendly win at home to Celtic.

John scored his first known goal for Thistle on Saturday, 6th August, 1892, in a 5-2 friendly win at home to Celtic.

He scored the last of his 12 known goals on Saturday, 10th March, 1894, in a 13-1 win at home to Glasgow Thistle in the SFL Second Division.

He played his last known game for the club on Monday, 3rd January, 1898, in a 6-1 defeat away to Rangers in the SFL First Division, having appeared for the Thistle on at least 67 occasions.

His club-list included Minerva, Partick Thistle, Third Lanark, Derby County, Abercorn and Ilkeston Town (old).

We don't know where or when John died. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.png 06.08.1892 Celtic [h] W5-2 (Friendly)
goal.png 15.10.1892 Motherwell [h] D2-2 (Scottish Cup 3rd Preliminary Round)
goal.png 11.03.1893 Airdrieonians [a] D2-2 (Scottish Alliance - game 12)
goal.png 30.09.1893 Clyde [a] L2-3 (SFL Second Division - game 3)
goal.png 07.10.1893 Motherwell [h] W4-2 (SFL Second Division - game 4)
goal.png 14.10.1893 Morton [h] W5-2 (SFL Second Division - game 5)
goal.png 21.10.1893 Glasgow Thistle [a] W4-3 (SFL Second Division - game 6)
goal.png 28.10.1893 Linthouse [h] W7-2 (Friendly)
goal.png 30.12.1893 Victoria United [a] W5-4 (Friendly)
goal.png 13.01.1894 Cowlairs [h] W5-3 (SFL Second Division - game 11)
goal.png 24.02.1894 Clyde [h] W5-4 (SFL Second Division - game 15)
goal.png 10.03.1894 Glasgow Thistle [h] W13-1 (SFL Second Division - game 16)

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