Galbreath, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1878  107  2223 (107) 7
1879  118  2212 (112) 0
1880  142  2201 (116) 0
1881  166  2190 (121) 0
1882  188  2179 (124) 0
1883  213  2168 (128) 0
1884  236  2157 (131) 0
1885  260  2146 (133) 0
1886  274  2135 (136) 0
1887  291  2124 (138) 0
1888  293  2113 (140) 0
1889  308  2102 (142) 0
1890  330  2091 (144) 0
1891  357  2080 (145) 0
1892  383  2069 (146) 0
1893  412  2058 (148) 0
1894  439  2047 (149) 0
1895  428  2036 (149) 0
1896  446  2025 (150) 0
1897  447  2014 (151) 0
1898  473  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), as does Turf, Field and Farm of 22 Dec. 1871.
 
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
   [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 and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Galbreath, J.A. - Trenchard, H.W.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018