Young, John (1)




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1859  179  1971 (166) 5
1860  193  1972 (165) 0
1861  197  1972 (164) 0
1862  197  1973 (163) 0
1863  188  1974 (162) 0
1864  195  1974 (161) 0
1865  206  1975 (160) 0
1866  238  1975 (158) 0
1867  234  1976 (156) 0
1868  230  1977 (155) 0
1869  232  1977 (153) 0
1870  254  1978 (151) 0
1871  250  1978 (148) 0
1872  251  1979 (146) 0
1873  269  1980 (143) 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
   [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 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: 14 Sept. 2015