Marlin Sr. William

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Marlin Sr. William

William (Bill) Marlin Sr.
Sport: Soccer
Year Inducted: 1968

William Marlin Sr., born in 1902, is better known as “Bill”.

He played for Courtauld’s soccer team for years in the city league and also in Montreal as well as Ottawa leagues.

Bill was a tricky player and could run with the best of them.

He was known in Cornwall as “Mr. Soccer”. In 1954, he organized a school league which had 16 teams. Bill was once again organizing a soccer league for young boys in 1970. He had two leagues in operation.

He was also a member of the Ottawa District Hockey Association.