George Stevenson (cricketer)
George Stevenson should not be confused with Bob Stephenson, real name George Stephenson, former Derbyshire and Hampshire cricketer.
|Full name||George Stevenson|
|Born||20 July 1876|
|Died||25 July 1938 (aged 62)|
Fritchley, Derbyshire, England
|Bowling||Left-arm fast-medium bowler|
|Domestic team information|
|First-class debut||19 May 1904 Derbyshire v London County|
|Last First-class||16 June 1904 Derbyshire v Essex|
Source: , June 2012
Stevenson was born in Derby, the son of James Henry Stevenson, an ironmonger, and his wife Elizabeth. He made his debut for Derbyshire in the 1904 season in a first-class match in May against London County captained by WG Grace. In the match, he made his top score of 9 and took a wicket. Stevenson's only County Championship match came against Essex a month later, in which he bowled economically without taking a wicket and made zero and 1 from the tailend.
Stevenson was a left-handed batsman who played 4 innings in 2 first-class matches with an average of 2.50 and a top score of 9. He was a left-arm fast-medium bowler and took 1 first-class wicket at an average of 92.00.
- British Census 1881 RG11 3454/104 p40
- George Stevenson at Cricket Archive