Player #116

Appearances:

3

Starts:

3

Goals:

0

Seasons:

2

Jeremiah Griffiths
Jeremiah Griffiths

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Jeremiah Griffiths
Jeremiah Griffiths

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Jeremiah Griffiths

Position

Midfielder

From

1895-96

To

1896-97

IMAGE CREDIT

Jeremiah Griffiths

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

Age*

22
23

Division

D1
D1

Appearances

3
1
2

Starts

3
1
2

Substitute

0
0
0

Unused

0
0
0

Goals

0
0
0

*Age on opening day of the season

FAC: FA Cup; FL: Football League; D1: Division 1; D2: Division 2; D3: Division 3; PL: Premier League; CH: Championship

FULL SEASON BREAKDOWN

Jeremiah Albert Griffiths

Birth Date

Thursday, 12 September 1872

Birth Place

Aston, Birmingham

Birth Country

England

Villa Youth

n/a

From

Transfer in

Halesowen Town

From

For

Free

On

Unknown

Previous Clubs

St. James’ FC |
Soho Villa |
Halesowen Town |

Loans Out

None

Transfer Out

To

Bilston Town

For

Free

On

1897

Subsequent Clubs

Bilston Town |

Jeremiah Griffiths
Jeremiah Griffiths

Source: Football card Aston Villa issued by Kane Products under the Football Clubs & Colours series, 1956.

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Jeremiah Griffiths
Jeremiah Griffiths

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Villa Career

Seasons Active, Fee, Starts (Sub) | Goals |

1895-97 Aston Villa, Free, 3 | 0 |

STARTS

SUBS

GOALS

Played Under

George Ramsay led Management Committee

First Squad Appearance

Saturday, 28 December 1895

Debut Appearance

Saturday, 28 December 1895

Bury (h), Division One

DEBUT

First Goal

Did not score

Final Appearance

Monday, 22 March 1897

Bolton Wanderers (h), Division One

FINAL

Final Squad Appearance

Monday, 22 March 1897

Honours

1895-96 League Champions |
1896-97 League Champions |
1896-97 FA Cup Winners |

Height

Foot

International Team

Not selected

Died

1 September 1953, Aged 81

Jeremiah Griffiths

Player #116 for Aston Villa, Jeremiah Albert Griffiths, played as a midfielder for the club in a position that was then known as a wing half.

Jeremiah represented Villa in the 1895-96 and 1896–97 seasons.

Jeremiah was born in Aston less than a mile from Villa Park on 12th September 1872 and made his debut as a 23 year old on 28th December 1895.

Villa had signed Jeremiah from Halesowen Town and he went on to represent the club 3 times over his 2 seasons at the club.

Although his appearances for Villa were few, Jeremiah played once in each of the 3 competitions that Villa won in his 3 seasons at the club

Three appearances across two seasons and three competitions resulting in three trophies. Jeremiah Griffiths, not a bad record.

Jeremiah passed away in Hastings in September 1953 aged just 81.