Finlayson, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1889  574  1917 (86) 1
1890  579  1934 (77) 7
1891  588  1942 (77) 0
1892  606  1950 (74) 0
1893  611  1959 (70) 0
1894  604  1967 (62) 8
1895  618  1947 (61) 7
1896  598  1953 (63) 0
1897  584  1958 (61) 10
1898  592  1949 (66) 0
1899  611  1940 (67) 7
1900  627  1933 (74) 0
1901  650  1926 (79) 0
1902  648  1919 (82) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Finlayson, John McLean  
   Also known as: John M'Lean Finlayson
Born: 1847
Died: 1 June 1915
 
Notes:
Gaige gives name as 'Finlayson, John M'Lean' but the second name is just an abbreviation for 'McLean'. Gaige gives birth between 2-06-1847 and 1-06-1848.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 959
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 119
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 484

Tournament data

Liverpool 1889 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Finlayson, J.M. - Lucovich, O.     0 - 1    
Dundee 1890     7th Scottish Championship     3.5  /  7
Glasgow 1894     11th Scottish Championship     5  /  8
Edinburgh 1895 (1)     12th Scottish Championship     1.5  /  7
Glasgow 1897     14th Scottish Championship     4.5  /  9
Liverpool 1897 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Finlayson, J.M. - Burn, A.     0 - 1    
Stirling 1899     16th Scottish Championship     2.5  /  7
Glasgow 1900     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Finlayson, J.M. - Phillips, E.G.     1 - 0    
Perth, Scotland 1902     19th Scottish Championship     1.5  /  5


Player information updated: 5 May 2020