Grierson, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1894  871  1699 (95) 3
1895  871  1692 (89) 1
1896  875  1689 (82) 0
1897  870  1685 (73) 10
1898  834  1708 (70) 12
1899  835  1743 (74) 0
1900  823  1778 (75) 0
1901  814  1813 (73) 0
1902  771  1848 (67) 6
1903  726  1895 (63) 9
1904  769  1894 (61) 15
1905  776  1906 (64) 0
1906  771  1919 (61) 11
1907  767  1933 (59) 19
1908  765  1930 (64) 0
1909  838  1928 (63) 8
1910  793  1948 (62) 13
1911  886  1917 (63) 9
1912  818  1944 (64) 11
1913  817  1960 (65) 13
1914  790  1913 (66) 14
1915  754  1880 (72) 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