Watson, Georgiana




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1897  822  1774 (67) 18
1898  791  1767 (73) 0
1899  818  1759 (76) 0
1900  847  1751 (77) 0
1901  861  1743 (76) 0
1902  837  1735 (73) 0
1903  841  1727 (67) 0
1904  900  1720 (58) 12
1905  913  1732 (56) 10
1906  885  1765 (54) 11
1907  911  1757 (54) 11
1908  909  1740 (55) 11
1909  1002  1724 (56) 11
1910  965  1715 (59) 11
1911  1038  1689 (68) 0
1912  994  1663 (73) 0
1913  1002  1638 (75) 0
1914  938  1612 (75) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Watson, Georgiana  
   Also known as: Miss G. Watson
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Is this the 'Miss Watson' who played in Bath from 1866 to 1871 at least? John Saunders has 'Miss (Georgiana?) Watson' and 'Watson, G(eorgiana?)' and 'Miss Georgiana Watson' in various places.
 
References
Books
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 302
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 331, 421, 552
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The First Women's International Tournament], page 5
   Sarah.  [The Ladies' Chess Club: Middle Years]
   Saunders, John.  [Chess Snippet No.2 Grace Moore Curling (née Ellis)]
   Saunders, John.  [Tournament: 1st British Championship]
   Saunders, John.  [Tournament: 5th British Championship]

Tournament data

London, England 1897 (3)     1st International Women's Tournament     9.5  /  18
Hastings 1904 (1)     London League - Three Unions Match    
  Watson, Ms. G. - Roe, Ms. A.S.     0 - 1    
Hastings 1904 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     4.5  /  11
Southport 1905 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     3.5  /  10
Shrewsbury 1906 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     7  /  11
London, England 1907 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     5.5  /  11
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     4.5  /  11
Scarborough 1909 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     4  /  11
Oxford 1910 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     5  /  11
Chester 1914 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     4.5  /  11


Player information updated: 30 Dec. 2020