Meredith, Samuel




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1873  216  2046 (92) 2
1874  225  2046 (86) 2
1875  222  2064 (81) 3
1876  234  2069 (78) 3
1877  242  2046 (77) 3
1878  260  2026 (79) 0
1879  276  2006 (78) 2
1880  291  2000 (78) 0
1881  332  1993 (77) 3
1882  360  1987 (77) 2
1883  424  1977 (78) 1
1884  477  1952 (79) 2
1885  496  1948 (83) 0
1886  502  1944 (85) 3
1887  488  1950 (91) 0
1888  461  1957 (96) 0
1889  460  1963 (100) 0
1890  470  1970 (104) 0
1891  473  1977 (106) 0
1892  487  1983 (109) 0
1893  493  1990 (110) 1
1894  503  1983 (114) 0
1895  491  1977 (116) 0
1896  497  1970 (119) 0
1897  499  1963 (121) 0
1898  514  1956 (123) 0
1899  519  1950 (124) 1
1900  531  1929 (128) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Meredith, Samuel Redhead  
Born: 5 May 1850
Died: 3 Oct. 1926
 
Notes:
Harding says age 20 in Oct. 1870, so born Oct. 1849 - Oct. 1850.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 965
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 294, 344
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 4, Dec. 1884, page 440
   [ILN], vol. 64, 21 Mar. 1874, page 283
   [ILN], vol. 68, 15 Apr. 1876, page 383
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The First Oxford-Cambridge University Match], page 6
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Samuel Redhead Meredith]

Tournament data

London 1873     1st Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Keynes, J.N.     1 - 1    
London 1874 (1)     2nd Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Ogden, C.B.     0 - 2    
London 1875 (1)     3rd Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Ball, W.W.R.     2 - 1    
London 1876 (6)     4th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - May, T.H.D.     3 - 0    
Leeds 1877     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Onions, G.F.     2 - 1    
Leeds 1879     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Heap, J.     0.5 - 1.5    
Leeds 1881 (1)     Wakefield - Leeds Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Fawcett, J.A.     0.5 - 0.5    
Manchester 1881 (1)     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Schiffmann, J.     0.5 - 1.5    
Leeds 1882 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Cassel, H.     1.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Boyer, R.C.     1 - 0    
Manchester 1884     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Green, R.F.     0 - 2    
Bradford 1886 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Woodhouse Cup Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Knapton, C.D.     0 - 1    
Sheffield 1886 (1)     Sheffield and District - Leeds Woodhouse Cup Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Rossell, H.A.     1 - 1    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Howell, P.     1 - 0    
Huddersfield 1899     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Coates, C.     1 - 0    
Manchester 1900 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Carroll, F.C.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 23 Mar. 2016