Clark, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1899  702  1926 (93) 8
1900  690  1933 (90) 0
1901  689  1940 (86) 0
1902  681  1948 (81) 0
1903  670  1955 (73) 0
1904  702  1962 (64) 13
1905  692  1987 (65) 0
1906  678  2013 (63) 8
1907  616  2061 (65) 1
1908  504  2120 (66) 0
1909  439  2179 (63) 0
1910  313  2238 (56) 8
1911  274  2263 (53) 24
1912  309  2248 (68) 0
1913  336  2233 (80) 0
1914  339  2217 (90) 0
1915  355  2202 (99) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Clark, John Levi  
Born: 8 Jan. 1881
Died: 30 June 1967
 
Notes:
There appear to have been players named 'J.H. Clark' and 'J.W. Clark' as well as 'John Levi Clark' playing in the same places around the same time. It is often not clear which of these players played in a given event.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 302
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 72
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 48
Web
   Jirousek, Jim.  [1899 Nebraska's First Tourn. & Champ]
   [John Levi Clark]

Tournament data

Dannebrog 1899     1st Nebraska Chess Assocation Tourney     4.5  /  8
Saint Louis 1904 (2)     7th American Chess Congress - Minor Tournament     2.5  /  13
Chicago 1906 (2)     7th Western Chess Association Tournament - Section 2     1  /  8
London, England and New York 1907 (2)     7th Anglo-American Universities Cable Match    
  Clark, J.L. - Roughton, N.J.     0 - 1    
Rochester, New York 1910 (1)     23rd New York State Chess Association Master Tournament     5  /  8
Excelsior 1911     12th Western Chess Association Tournament     7.5  /  13
Boston, Massachusetts 1911     Boston Chess Club Championship     10  /  12
New York 1914 (7)     Manhattan Chess Club - Brooklyn Chess Club Match    
  Clark, J.L. - Farley, P.A.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1915     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Clark, J.L. - Roeske, G.T.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 25 Dec. 2021