Young, John (1)




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1859  156  2076 (145) 5
1860  162  2075 (143) 0
1861  172  2074 (141) 0
1862  169  2074 (139) 9
1863  162  2071 (139) 0
1864  173  2068 (139) 0
1865  177  2065 (138) 0
1866  201  2062 (138) 0
1867  195  2060 (137) 0
1868  194  2057 (136) 0
1869  197  2054 (134) 0
1870  213  2051 (133) 0
1871  217  2048 (131) 0
1872  232  2045 (129) 1
1873  240  2037 (128) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Young, John (1)  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Hilbert and correspondence from David Cohen give 'J. Young'; the Toronto Globe of 24 Dec. 1870 (p.1) gives 'John Young'.
 
References
Books
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 339
Periodicals
   [CIN], vol. 6, 5 Oct. 1872, page 211
   [ILN], vol. 62, 19 Apr. 1873, page 379
   [TG], vol. 16, 3 May 1859, page 3
   [TG], vol. 27, 24 Dec. 1870, page 1
   [TG], vol. 30, 23 May 1873, page 4
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [Howard Staunton and Chess by 'Electric Telegraph']
   Wright, Stephen.  [Early Canadian Championships]

Tournament data

Toronto 1859     Toronto Chess Club Tournament    
  Young, Jo. (1) - Gaitskell, E.     2 - 3    
Toronto 1862     Toronto Mechanics Institute Club Tournament    
  Young, Jo. (1) - Stotesbury, W.H.     3 - 2    
  Young, Jo. (1) - Buckland, G.     2 - 0    
  Young, Jo. (1) - Forbes, H.R.     1 - 3    
Hamilton 1872 (2)     1st Canadian Chess Association Congress    
  Young, Jo. (1) - Jackson, G.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Toronto 1873     2nd Canadian Chess Association Congress    
  Young, Jo. (1) - Gordon, J.H.     1 - 0    
  Young, Jo. (1) - Ryall, I.     0 - 1    
  Young, Jo. (1) - Coleman, T.T.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 2 Apr. 2019