Thomas Leventhorpe

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Thomas Leventhorpe
Personal information
Full name Thomas William Leventhorpe
Born 1813
London, England
Died 12 August 1860 (aged 46/47)
Yelling, Huntingdonshire, England
Batting style Unknown
Domestic team information
Years Team
1835 Cambridge University
Career statistics
Competition First-class
Matches 1
Runs scored 0
Batting average 0.00
100s/50s –/–
Top score 0
Balls bowled
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings –/–
Source: Cricinfo, 13 December 2013

The Reverend Thomas William Leventhorpe (1813 – 12 August 1860) was an English cricketer. Leventhorpe's batting style is unknown.

The son of Thomas Leventhorpe and Mary Collett,[1] Leventhorpe was educated at Winchester College, before attending Jesus College, Cambridge.[2] While studying at Cambridge, Leventhorpe made a single appearance in first-class cricket for Cambridge University against the Marylebone Cricket Club at Parker's Piece in 1835.[3] In a match which the Marylebone Cricket Club won by 88 runs, he was dismissed for a duck twice, firstly by Charles Parnther in Cambridge University's first-innings, and then by John Bayley in their second-innings.[4]

After leaving Jesus College in 1839, he became the reverend of a number of churches in Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire prior to his death at Yelling, Huntingdonshire on 12 August 1860.[2] His brother was the Confederate American Civil War general Collett Leventhorpe.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Cole, J. Timothy; Foley, Bradley R. (15 December 2006). Collett Leventhorpe, the English Confederate: The Life of a Civil War General, 1815-1889. Jefferson: McFarland & Co, Inc. p. 17. ISBN 0786426497. 
  2. ^ a b J. Venn and J. A. Venn. "Alumni Cantabrigiensis: John Nicholson". Part 4. Cambridge University Press. p. 548. Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Thomas Leventhorpe". CricketArchive. Retrieved 13 December 2013. 
  4. ^ "Cambridge University v Marylebone Cricket Club, 1835". CricketArchive. Retrieved 13 December 2013. 

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