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Sidney Gepford (December 15, 1895 – September 9, 1924) was an American football halfback who played one season in the American Professional Football Association with the Decatur Staleys. He first enrolled at Millikin University before transferring to Bethany College. He attended Stephen Decatur High School in Decatur, Illinois. Gepford committed suicide by gunshot on September 9, 1924.[1][2]

Sid Gepford
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Personal information
Born:(1895-12-15)December 15, 1895
Died:September 9, 1924(1924-09-09) (aged 28)
Marion, Illinois
Height:5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight:152 lb (69 kg)
Career information
High school:Decatur (IL) Stephen Decatur
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  1. ^ "Sidney Gepford". Edwardsville Intelligencer. September 10, 1924. Retrieved July 25, 2014.
  2. ^ "Sidney Gepford". Retrieved August 24, 2014.

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