Full name Francis William Wilkinson
Born October 4, 1895, Norton-on-Tees, Co Durham
Died October 26, 1987, Ely, Cambridgeshire (aged 92 years 22 days)
Major teams Minor Counties
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak
|First-class span||1939 - 1939|
Francis Wilson made one first-class appearance, for Minor Counties v Oxford University in 1939. He took one wicket but was injured in the match and did not bat, his place being taken by a substitute, David Watson, who made two appearances that summer for the university. This was the last instance of that happening for more than 60 years.
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