Grierson, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1894  884  1726 (94) 3
1895  885  1720 (88) 1
1896  883  1717 (80) 0
1897  883  1713 (71) 10
1898  840  1735 (68) 12
1899  835  1767 (72) 0
1900  820  1800 (73) 0
1901  816  1833 (71) 0
1902  776  1866 (66) 6
1903  728  1911 (62) 9
1904  773  1909 (60) 15
1905  787  1922 (63) 0
1906  779  1934 (59) 11
1907  787  1947 (57) 19
1908  784  1944 (63) 0
1909  862  1941 (62) 8
1910  813  1961 (61) 13
1911  902  1930 (62) 9
1912  852  1957 (63) 11
1913  831  1973 (64) 13
1914  815  1926 (65) 14
1915  793  1893 (71) 11

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Grierson, John Cresswell  
Born: Nov. 1856
Died: 5 Feb. 1933
 
Notes:
Gaige says born c11-1856.
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 105
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 306
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 150
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 212
Periodicals
   [AS], vol. 41, no. 6, 7 Jan. 1910, page 2
   [NZH], vol. 39, no. 11854, 4 Jan. 1902, page 4
   [NZH], vol. 46, no. 14252, 24 Dec. 1909, page supp.4
   [NZH], vol. 47, no. 14561, 24 Dec. 1910, page supp.4
   [ODT], no. 12552, 5 Jan. 1903, page 3
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [20th New Zealand Championship 1906-7]

Tournament data

Auckland 1894 (1)     Glen Var Club - Ponsonby Club Match    
  Grierson, J.C. - Smith, Li.P.     1 - 0    
Auckland 1894 (2)     Glen Var Club - Ponsonby Club Match    
  Grierson, J.C. - Smith, Li.P.     0 - 1    
Auckland 1894 (3)     Glen Var Club - Ponsonby Club Match    
  Grierson, J.C. - Smith, Li.P.     0 - 1    
Wellington and Auckland 1895     Wellington - Auckland Telegraphic Match    
  Grierson, J.C. - Littlejohn, A.I.     0 - 1    
Christchurch 1897     10th New Zealand Championship     1  /  10
Auckland 1898     11th New Zealand Championship     4  /  12
Auckland 1902     15th New Zealand Championship     2.5  /  6
Dunedin 1903     16th New Zealand Championship     6.5  /  9
Wellington 1904     17th New Zealand Championship     7.5  /  15
Auckland 1906     19th New Zealand Championship     6  /  11
Christchurch 1907     20th New Zealand Championship     10.5  /  19
Dunedin 1909     22nd New Zealand Championship     3.5  /  8
Auckland 1910     23rd New Zealand Championship     8.5  /  11
  Grierson, J.C. - Mason, Jo.     0.5 - 1.5    
Timaru 1911     24th New Zealand Championship     2  /  10
Napier 1912     25th New Zealand Championship     7  /  11
Nelson 1913     26th New Zealand Championship     8.5  /  11
  Grierson, J.C. - Gyles, A.W.     1 - 0    
  Grierson, J.C. - Hicks, E.A.     1 - 0    
Auckland 1914     27th New Zealand Championship     6.5  /  14
Christchurch 1915     28th New Zealand Championship     4.5  /  11


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020