Galbreath, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1878  105  2223 (107) 7
1879  115  2212 (112) 0
1880  140  2201 (116) 0
1881  165  2190 (121) 0
1882  189  2179 (124) 0
1883  213  2168 (128) 0
1884  235  2157 (131) 0
1885  259  2146 (133) 0
1886  273  2135 (136) 0
1887  291  2124 (138) 0
1888  293  2113 (140) 0
1889  306  2102 (142) 0
1890  329  2091 (144) 0
1891  356  2080 (145) 0
1892  382  2069 (146) 0
1893  412  2058 (148) 0
1894  439  2047 (149) 0
1895  428  2036 (149) 0
1896  445  2025 (150) 0
1897  446  2014 (151) 0
1898  471  2003 (151) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Galbreath, John Albert  
   Also known as: John Albert Galbreath, Jr.
Born: 6 Oct. 1846
Died: 3 July 1920
 
Notes:
Staunton has 'J.A. Galbraith' in the Illustrated London News (13 Jan. 1872, p.51).
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 131
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 89, 120
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 224
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 132
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 53, 59
Periodicals
   [Era], vol. 32, 3 July 1870, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [NYC], 25 June 1870
   [NYC], 30 July 1870
Web
   Sarah.  [John Albert Galbreath, Jr.]

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

Judd, M. - Galbreath, J.A. 1878         (f)     5   -   2

Tournament data

London and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Galbreath, J.A. - Trenchard, H.W.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 16 May 2018