Kinnear in 1901
|Full name||Edward Hore Kinnear|
|Date of birth||27 October 1874|
|Place of birth||Essendon, Victoria|
|Date of death||3 March 1965(aged 90)|
|Place of death||Essendon, Victoria|
|Original team(s)||Essendon District|
|1895–1896||Essendon (VFA)||35 (8)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1903.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Kinnear was part of Essendon's inaugural VFL team in 1897 and finished the year as a premiership player – he was also the last survivor from that team. He was used as a full-forward in 1901 and kicked 16 goals, including five in a win over Carlton. Kinnear was a member of the Essendon premiership team that season.
In all he appeared in ten finals, with losing grand finals in 1898 and 1902. Also a follower, Kinnear became the first Essendon player to reach 100 VFL games during the 1902 season.
He later served as the Mayor of Essendon, in 1919 and 1920.
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