Grierson, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1894  830  1704 (95) 3
1895  832  1697 (89) 1
1896  829  1694 (82) 0
1897  810  1690 (73) 10
1898  778  1713 (70) 12
1899  760  1748 (74) 0
1900  750  1783 (75) 0
1901  752  1818 (73) 0
1902  716  1853 (68) 6
1903  674  1900 (64) 9
1904  725  1899 (62) 15
1905  735  1911 (64) 0
1906  731  1924 (61) 11
1907  735  1938 (59) 19
1908  728  1935 (64) 0
1909  810  1933 (63) 8
1910  750  1952 (62) 13
1911  831  1922 (64) 9
1912  762  1949 (64) 11
1913  750  1965 (65) 13
1914  716  1918 (67) 14
1915  692  1885 (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, 7 Jan. 1910, page 2
   [NZH], vol. 39, 4 Jan. 1902, page 4
   [NZH], vol. 46, 24 Dec. 1909, page supp.4
   [NZH], vol. 47, 24 Dec. 1910, page supp.4
   [ODT], 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