Finlayson, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1889  577  1914 (86) 1
1890  581  1931 (77) 7
1891  593  1939 (77) 0
1892  609  1947 (74) 0
1893  616  1956 (70) 0
1894  602  1964 (62) 8
1895  618  1944 (61) 7
1896  597  1949 (63) 0
1897  583  1955 (61) 10
1898  591  1946 (66) 0
1899  612  1937 (67) 7
1900  627  1930 (74) 0
1901  650  1922 (79) 0
1902  647  1915 (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