Galbreath, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1878  102  2227 (107) 7
1879  112  2216 (112) 0
1880  136  2205 (116) 0
1881  162  2193 (121) 0
1882  182  2182 (124) 0
1883  209  2171 (128) 0
1884  225  2160 (131) 0
1885  257  2149 (133) 0
1886  269  2138 (136) 0
1887  288  2127 (138) 0
1888  290  2116 (140) 0
1889  307  2105 (142) 0
1890  328  2093 (144) 0
1891  352  2082 (145) 0
1892  382  2071 (146) 0
1893  404  2060 (148) 0
1894  433  2049 (149) 0
1895  426  2038 (149) 0
1896  439  2027 (150) 0
1897  444  2016 (151) 0
1898  470  2005 (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
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
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: 28 May 2016