Galbreath, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1878  111  2222 (107) 7
1879  121  2211 (112) 0
1880  148  2200 (116) 0
1881  172  2189 (121) 0
1882  192  2178 (124) 0
1883  220  2167 (128) 0
1884  240  2156 (131) 0
1885  267  2145 (133) 0
1886  279  2134 (136) 0
1887  294  2123 (138) 0
1888  295  2112 (140) 0
1889  308  2101 (142) 0
1890  327  2090 (144) 0
1891  355  2079 (145) 0
1892  383  2068 (146) 0
1893  410  2056 (148) 0
1894  443  2045 (149) 0
1895  432  2034 (149) 0
1896  449  2023 (150) 0
1897  454  2012 (151) 0
1898  479  2001 (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), as does Turf, Field and Farm of 22 Dec. 1871, and the Era of 21 Jan. 1872 (p.14).
 
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
   [Era], vol. 34, 21 Jan. 1872, page 14
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [NYC], 25 June 1870
   [NYC], 30 July 1870
   [NYC], 11 Mar. 1871
   [NYC], 1 Apr. 1871
   [NYC], 22 Apr. 1871
   [TFF], 27 May 1870
   [TFF], 10 June 1870
   [TFF], 2 June 1871
   [TFF], 22 Dec. 1871
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, England and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Galbreath, J.A. - Trenchard, H.W.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018