Charles Elliott (footballer)

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Charles Elliott
Charles Elliott 09-09-1922 1.jpg
Elliott lining up for York City in 1922
Personal information
Date of birth 22 September 1896
Place of birth Sheffield, England
Date of death 22 March 1940(1940-03-22) (aged 43)
Place of death Sheffield, England
Playing position Striker, outside forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Sheffield United 0 (0)
0000–1921 Rotherham Town
1921–1922 Rotherham County 5 (1)
1922–1925 York City 81 (25)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Charles Elliott (22 September 1896 – 22 March 1940) was an English professional footballer.


Elliott started his career with Sheffield United and later joined Rotherham Town.[1] He joined Rotherham County in the Second Division in 1921, where he made five appearances and scored one goal during the 1921–22 season, after which he joined York City for their first season in the Midland League in August 1922.[1][2] He finished his first season with the club as their top scorer with 16 goal and finished his York career with 89 appearances and 27 goals in all competitions.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Jarred, Martin; Windross, Dave (1997). "Midland League Players". Citizens and Minstermen, A Who's Who of York City FC 1922-1997. Citizen Publications. p. 139. ISBN 0-9531005-0-2. 
  2. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 – 1939. Tony Brown. p. 83. ISBN 1-899468-67-6.