May, T.H.D.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1874  235  2061 (88) 3
1875  250  2050 (83) 3
1876  294  2015 (81) 3
1877  299  2001 (82) 0
1878  312  1987 (81) 0
1879  326  1973 (79) 0
1880  350  1958 (76) 0
1881  413  1944 (70) 0
1882  464  1930 (61) 11
1883  476  1970 (62) 1
1884  447  2006 (60) 12
1885  467  1998 (68) 1
1886  450  2005 (74) 2
1887  468  1998 (82) 2
1888  478  1985 (90) 0
1889  499  1971 (98) 0
1890  534  1958 (104) 0
1891  564  1944 (109) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: May, T.H.D.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Chronicle of 9 Aug. 1882 (p.382) and the Illustrated London News of 27 Mar. 1875 (p.307) have 'J.H.D. May'. The Illustrated London News of 15 Apr. 1876 (p.383) has 'T.H.T. May'. Sergeant has 'T.H.D. May' twice on p.344, but 'T.R.D. May' on p.345. I am guessing that 'T.H.D. May' is correct, as it appears most often.
 
References
Books
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 344, 345
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, June 1872, page 91
   [CPC], vol. 3, Dec. 1872, page 186
   [CPC], vol. 3, Feb. 1873, page 218, 218
   [CPC], vol. 3, Aug. 1873, page supp1.4
   [CPC], vol. 4, Apr. 1874, page 57
   [CPC], vol. 4, Apr. 1875, page 254
   [CPC], vol. 6, 9 Aug. 1882, page 382
   [ILN], vol. 64, 4 Apr. 1874, page 331
   [ILN], vol. 66, 27 Mar. 1875, page 307
   [ILN], vol. 68, 15 Apr. 1876, page 383
   [WP], vol. 7, 1 Apr. 1875, page 237

Tournament data

London, England 1874 (1)     2nd Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Plunkett, H.C.     2.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1875 (1)     3rd Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Tracey, C.     2.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1876 (6)     4th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Meredith, S.R.     0 - 3    
Manchester 1882 (2)     12th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class II     1  /  11
Bath 1883     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Raymond, E.L.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1884 (7)     Saint George's Club - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Gattie, W.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
Bath 1884 (1)     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Vernon, J.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Bath 1884 (4)     14th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division 2     3.5  /  10
Bristol 1885     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Nash, S.H.     0 - 1    
Clifton 1886     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Perry, A.T.     1 - 0    
Bath 1886     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Tibbits, N.     0.5 - 0.5    
Bath 1887     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Prideaux, H.M.     1.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1891 (1)     3rd Oxford Past - Cambridge Past Match    
  May, T.H.D. - Stoney, W.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 25 Jun. 2019