Barry in 1901
|Full name||Edward Barry|
|Date of birth||8 March 1877|
|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Date of death||31 December 1959(aged 82)|
|Place of death||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Original team(s)||Albert Park|
|1896||Essendon (VFA)||16 (0)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1905.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Although his first name was Edward, Barry was known during his career by the nickname "Son". He joined Essendon from Albert Park in 1896 and was a rover in their 1897 premiership team. A regular Victorian interstate representative, Barry also played as a half forward and half back. In 1901 he was a member of his second premiership side.
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- Son Barry's playing statistics from AFL Tables
- Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.
- Essendon Football Club profile
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