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FA seeks descendants of footballs founding fathers

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MR_MAGOO

MR_MAGOO Report 1 May 2013 22:42

The Football Association (FA) has launched a search for descendants of the eight men that helped establish the world's most popular sport 150 years ago. Can you help?

The founding fathers of football are:

1. Ebenezer Cobb Morley (1831–1924)
2. Arthur Pember (1835–1886)
3. Charles William Alcock (1842–1907)
4. Francis Maule Campbell (1843–1920)
5. John Forster Alcock (1841–1910)
6. Herbert Thomas Steward (1839–1915)
7. George Twizell Wawn (1840–1914)
8. James Turner

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 1 May 2013 23:39

Wikipedia states that Ebenezer Cobb Morley had no children.

jax

jax Report 1 May 2013 23:46

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