Sidney, Eliza




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  817  1547 (80) 9
1893  846  1582 (80) 0
1894  853  1616 (79) 0
1895  826  1650 (76) 0
1896  815  1684 (71) 0
1897  781  1718 (63) 19
1898  746  1728 (70) 0
1899  745  1739 (74) 0
1900  751  1749 (76) 0
1901  769  1759 (76) 3
1902  741  1765 (75) 0
1903  743  1770 (73) 0
1904  796  1775 (68) 11
1905  807  1775 (71) 0
1906  808  1774 (71) 0
1907  828  1773 (68) 11
1908  838  1757 (72) 11

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Sidney, Eliza Helen  
   Also known as: Mrs. Elizabeth Helen Sidney; née Eliza Truelove
Born: 1853
Died:
 
Notes:
John Saunders has 'Helena Eliza Sidney' on his website. The birth year and correct name come from Tim Harding (personal communication).
 
References
Books
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 421
Periodicals
   [BCM], 1892, page 388
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)]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Sidney, Ms. E.H. - Smith, Ms. K. 1901         (f)     2.5   -   0.5

Tournament data

Brighton 1892 (2)     Counties Chess Association - Ladies Tournament     2.5  /  9
London, England 1897 (3)     1st International Women's Tournament     10  /  19
Hastings 1904 (2)     British Ladies' Championship Tournament     6  /  11
London, England 1907 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     7  /  11
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     5  /  11


Player information updated: 5 May 2020