Jack Parsons      

Full name John Henry Parsons

Born May 30, 1890, Headington, Oxfordshire

Died February 2, 1981, Plymouth, Devon (aged 90 years 248 days)

Major teams Europeans (India), Warwickshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

John Henry Parsons
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 355 555 52 17969 225 35.72 38 86 260 0
Bowling averages
Mat Runs Wkts BBI Ave 5w 10
First-class 355 2405 83 7/41 28.97 3 1
Career statistics
First-class span 1910 - 1936
Profile

Canon J. H. Parsons, the former Warwickshire cricketer who also achieved distinction in the Army and in the Church, died peacefully at Plymouth on February 2, at the age of 90. His early years were spent in Oxford, where his father was chef at Brasenose College and captained the City cricket club. When the family moved to Coventry, Jack Parsons went to Bablake School, joined the Humber car firm and made his 2nd XI debut for Warwickshire in 1910. A double-century secured him a place in the 1st XI and in the Championship-winning side of 1911.

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Jack Parsons

Jack Parsons

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Durham 197 Worcs 367 (86.4 ov)
Essex v Middlesex at Chelmsford - Jun 26-29
Middlesex 246 Essex 106/0 (36 ov)
Glamorgan v Derbyshire at Cardiff - Jun 26-29
Derbyshire 288 & 2/0 (2 ov) Glamorgan 237
Hampshire v Somerset at Southampton - Jun 26-29
Hampshire 211/9d Somerset 43/1 (19 ov)
Northants v Leics at Northampton - Jun 26-29
Northants 261 & 60/3 (16 ov) Leics 157
Notts v Kent at Nottingham - Jun 26-29
Kent 180 & 105/4 (34 ov) Notts 371
Sussex v Gloucs at Hove - Jun 26-29
Sussex 358/9d Gloucs 31/0 (7 ov)
Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham - Jun 26-29
Lancashire 273 Warwickshire 259/7 (109 ov)
Yorkshire v Surrey at Leeds - Jun 26-29
Surrey 516/7d Yorkshire 27/1 (10.5 ov)
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