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Saturday, July 26, 2014

Sports Center Saturday: Theodore Christopher Troedson, Player for Past Grammar Football Club

Theodore Christopher Troedson, the son of my great-great-grandfather's brother Ola Peter Troedson, played rugby with the Past Grammar Football Club in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. He was later elected patron of the club.

Past Grammar School Rugby Union Club, 1905 season. P. C. Poulsen. John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland. Available from OneSearch and from Wikimedia Commons.
Back row:  R. Murray, C. K. Lea. Middle row:  C. E. Parkinson, A. W. Leeds, D. F. Storey, H. S. Smith, G. W. Murray, F. G. Lewis, G. H. Blanchard. Front row: A. J. Bennett, J. Dalrymple, T. Troedson, F. C. Cleeve (Captain), T. J. Brundrit, R. Collins, N. R. Murray. In front: F. Walsh, J. Robertson.

Brisbane Courier, 12 May 1905

Queensland Figaro, 10 May 1906

Brisbane Courier, 22 February 1929

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