Wayte, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1852  10  2502 (80) 11
1853  13  2486 (82) 0
1854  12  2470 (82) 0
1855  14  2454 (81) 3
1856  21  2439 (84) 0
1857  28  2424 (86) 0
1858  34  2409 (86) 0
1859  40  2394 (85) 0
1860  48  2379 (83) 0
1861  52  2365 (80) 3
1862  53  2355 (80) 0
1863  54  2346 (78) 0
1864  56  2337 (75) 0
1865  55  2327 (69) 0
1866  57  2318 (61) 7
1867  52  2332 (59) 0
1868  50  2345 (53) 12
1869  51  2336 (52) 14
1870  51  2341 (50) 10
1871  52  2348 (48) 11
1872  50  2357 (46) 12
1873  48  2368 (44) 14
1874  51  2355 (44) 13
1875  61  2333 (44) 13
1876  51  2362 (43) 13
1877  52  2357 (40) 29
1878  51  2352 (41) 25
1879  60  2337 (44) 12
1880  71  2320 (46) 10
1881  74  2335 (47) 10
1882  75  2350 (47) 10
1883  79  2370 (49) 0
1884  70  2390 (43) 18
1885  70  2394 (41) 26
1886  84  2373 (47) 11
1887  82  2374 (56) 1
1888  76  2379 (61) 2
1889  82  2370 (64) 2
1890  88  2357 (68) 0
1891  106  2345 (69) 1
1892  122  2330 (69) 0
1893  131  2315 (67) 8
1894  148  2291 (76) 0
1895  172  2266 (83) 0
1896  191  2242 (89) 1
1897  204  2225 (96) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Wayte, William  
   Also known as: Rev. W. Wayte; Prof. Wayte; Rev. Prof. Wayte; W.H.C.
Born: 4 Sep. 1829
Died: 3 May 1898
 
Notes:
The Report of the Manchester Meeting of 1857 has 'Rev. W.W. Wayte' on p.5, but 'Wayte Rev. W.' on p.41.
 
References
Books
   Chess Association, Manchester 1857 Report, page 5, 41
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 105, 971
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 68, 458
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 107, 144
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 67, 540
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfled and Suhle, page 317, 376
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 89, 195, 233, 289
   Staunton, The Chess Tournament, page lxii
Periodicals
   [BLL], 23 Feb. 1862, page 1
   [CP], vol. 2, 6 Mar. 1852, page 79
   [CPC], vol. 1, Feb. 1853, page 60
   [CPC], vol. 1, Apr. 1853, page 123
   [CPC], vol. 3, June 1861, page 169
   [CPC], vol. 3, June 1872, page 88
   [CPM], vol. 3, 1 Aug. 1867, page 252
   [CPQC], vol. 1, Dec. 1869, page 315
   [Era], vol. 32, 30 Jan. 1870, page 7
   [ILN], vol. 27, 14 July 1855, page 43
   [ILN], vol. 40, 22 Feb. 1862, page 204
   [ILN], vol. 49, 18 Aug. 1866, page 171
   [ILN], vol. 69, 30 Sep. 1876, page 327
   [ILN], vol. 71, 11 Aug. 1877, page 143
   [LiM], vol. 47, 7 Aug. 1857, page 12
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [Conflict on - and off - the Chessboard], page 3
   Hilbert, John S.  [The Reverend Charles Edward Ranken and Mid-Victorian Correspondence Chess]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Rev. William Wayte]
   Sericano, C.  [Bristol 1861]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Early World Rankings], page 7

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Lowenthal, J.J. - Wayte, W. 1852 (1)         (f)     0   -   6      Lowenthal, J.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Lowenthal, J.J. - Wayte, W. 1852 (2)         (f)     1.5   -   3.5      Lowenthal, J.J. gave odds of the exchange
Lowenthal, J.J. - Wayte, W. 1855         (c)     1   -   2      Lowenthal, J.J. gave odds of pawn and move
Wayte, W. - Watkinson, J. 1868         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Wayte, W. - Deacon, F.H. 1868         (c)     2   -   0
Wayte, W. - Baucher, H. 1869         (c)     6   -   4
Wayte, W. - Fisher, B.W. 1871         (s)     1   -   1      Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
Wayte, W. - Minchin, J.I. 1877         (f)     11.5   -   7.5
de Soyres, J. - Wayte, W. 1880         (f)     3   -   1
Wayte, W. - Minchin, J.I. 1885         (f)     7   -   2
Wayte, W. - Thorold, E. 1885         (f)     9   -   7

Tournament data

Bristol and London 1861     Bristol - London telegraph match    
  Wayte, W. - Wormald, R.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Bristol 1861 (1)     4th British Chess Association Congress - Grand Tournament    
  Wayte, W. - Hampton, T.I.     1 - 0    
  Wayte, W. - Boden, S.S.     0 - 1    
Redcar 1866 (1)     North Yorkshire and Durham Chess Association - 1st Class Tournament     2  /  7
York 1868 (2)     1st Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting, 1st Class     6.5  /  9
York 1869 (1)     Yorkshire Chess Association - 1st Class Tournament     1.5  /  3
York 1869 (2)     Yorkshire Chess Association - Handicap Tournament    
  Wayte, W. - Ball, A.     0 - 1          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Newcastle 1870 (1)     1st Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     6.5  /  9
Newcastle 1870 (2)     1st Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament A    
  Wayte, W. - Lucas, A.     0 - 1          Wayte, W. gave odds of a knight
Malvern 1871 (1)     2nd Counties Chess Association Meeting, 3rd British Chess Association Challenge Cup     6.5  /  9
Malvern 1872 (1)     3rd Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     8.5  /  12
Bristol 1873 (1)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Wayte, W. - Lambert, C.J.     0 - 1          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Wayte, W. - Burt, J.N. (1)     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Wayte, W. - Tibbits, N.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Wayte, W. - Fisher, B.W.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Wayte, W. - Moseley, L.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Bristol 1873 (2)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section A     6  /  8
Bristol 1873 (4)     4th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Section A/B play-offs    
  Wayte, W. - Archdall, T.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1874 (2)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - 1st Class     5.5  /  9
Birmingham 1874 (4)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap    
  Wayte, W. - Breese, E.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Wayte, W. - Fry, H.A.     1 - 0          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Wayte, W. - Ranken, C.E.     1 - 0    
  Wayte, W. - de Soyres, J.     0.5 - 0.5          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
Glasgow 1875 (1)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Scotland - England Match    
  Wayte, W. - Meikle, C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Glasgow 1875 (2)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Provincial Champion's Cup     5.5  /  11
Glasgow 1875 (3)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Wayte, W. - Allaire, J.E.     0 - 1          Wayte, W. gave odds of pawn and move
Cheltenham 1876 (3)     7th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Provincial Champion's Cup     9  /  12
London 1876 (11)     Saint George's - West End Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Potter, W.N.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1877 (1)     Counties Chess Association - 1st Class     7  /  9
  Wayte, W. - Jenkin, J.     0 - 1    
London 1878 (2)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     13  /  14
London 1878 (3)     9th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I     6  /  11
London 1879 (3)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     9  /  12
Boston, England 1880     10th Counties Chess Association Meeting     4  /  6
London 1881 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - MacDonnell, G.A.     0 - 1    
Leamington 1881     11th Counties Chess Association Meeting     7  /  9
London 1882 (9)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     6.5  /  10
London 1884 (7)     Saint George's Club - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Fedden, N.     1.5 - 0.5    
London 1884 (8)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     5.5  /  10
Bath 1884 (2)     14th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division 1     5  /  6
London 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Potter, W.N.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Hooke, G.A.     0 - 1    
London 1886 (4)     Lowenthal Cup Tournament     5  /  10
London 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Pollock, W.H.K.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Block, T.     1 - 0    
London 1888 (2)     British Chess Club - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Hoffer, L.     1 - 0    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Loman, R.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1889 (4)     British Chess Club - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Guest, A.A.G.     1 - 0    
London 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Eckenstein, E.     1 - 0    
London 1891 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - Jones, Ed.O.     1 - 0    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Wayte, W. - Owen, J.     1 - 0    
Woodhall Spa 1893 (1)     Counties Chess Association - Class I, Section A     3.5  /  7
London 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Wayte, W. - Loman, R.J.     0 - 1    
London 1897 (2)     City of London Club - St. George's Club Match    
  Wayte, W. - van Lennep, N.W.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018