Wilson, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1884  218  2209 (82) 4
1885  225  2201 (78) 8
1886  207  2219 (82) 0
1887  200  2237 (84) 0
1888  188  2255 (85) 0
1889  173  2273 (85) 0
1890  156  2291 (83) 0
1891  137  2309 (80) 0
1892  126  2327 (75) 8
1893  137  2311 (84) 1
1894  159  2295 (91) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Wilson, William Vernon  
Born: 1845
Died:
 
Notes:
Initials from personal communication from Tim Harding, who cites the British Chess Magazine (1892, p.387). Sergeant has 'H.V. Wilson' at Brighton 1892.
 
References
Books
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 218
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - William Vernon Wilson]

Tournament data

Brighton 1884 (1)     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Wilson, W.V. - Vines, H.J.K.     1 - 1    
Brighton 1884 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Wilson, W.V. - Watts, J.J.     2 - 0    
Brighton 1885 (1)     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Wilson, W.V. - Womersley, F.W.     1 - 1    
London, England 1885 (6)     Universities - Brighton Club Match    
  Wilson, W.V. - Chepmell, C.H.     1 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Wilson, W.V. - Kindell, C.P.     0 - 2    
Sussex 1885     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Wilson, W.V. - Penfold, L.     2 - 0    
Brighton 1892 (1)     Counties Chess Association Tournament     6  /  8
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Wilson, W.V. - Wright, G.W.     1 - 0    
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Wilson, W.V. - Heywood, G.C.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 30 Dec. 2020