Sidney, Eliza




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  796  1546 (80) 9
1893  822  1580 (80) 0
1894  836  1614 (79) 0
1895  807  1648 (76) 0
1896  803  1682 (71) 0
1897  760  1716 (64) 19
1898  736  1726 (70) 0
1899  733  1736 (75) 0
1900  738  1746 (76) 0
1901  758  1756 (76) 3
1902  734  1761 (75) 0
1903  734  1766 (73) 0
1904  781  1771 (68) 11
1905  793  1771 (71) 0
1906  780  1770 (71) 0
1907  800  1769 (68) 11
1908  797  1752 (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