Bill Dempsey (footballer)

William Watson Dempsey (10 September 1896 – 1967) was an English professional football inside forward and left back who played in the Football League for Norwich City.[1][2]

Bill Dempsey
Personal information
Full name William Watson Dempsey[1]
Date of birth (1896-09-10)10 September 1896
Place of birth St Germans, England
Date of death 1967 (aged 70–71)[1]
Playing position Inside forward, left back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Portland United
RAF Felixstowe
1924–1925 Ipswich Town
1925– Norwich City 8 (0)
London Prison OS
1927–1928 Brentford 0 (0)
1928–1929 Queens Park Rangers 0 (0)
Tunbridge Wells Rangers
Grays Thurrock
Canterbury Waverley
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


  1. ^ a b c Joyce, Michael (2012). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: Tony Brown. p. 79. ISBN 190589161X.
  2. ^ "Tim's ITFC Player A-Z". Retrieved 13 September 2019.