Meredith, Samuel




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1873  226  2053 (91) 2
1874  231  2053 (85) 2
1875  223  2074 (79) 3
1876  234  2082 (76) 3
1877  237  2064 (74) 3
1878  251  2046 (75) 0
1879  269  2028 (74) 2
1880  276  2027 (74) 0
1881  310  2025 (71) 3
1882  328  2029 (69) 6
1883  397  2014 (70) 1
1884  447  1986 (71) 5
1885  468  1978 (76) 0
1886  474  1971 (80) 3
1887  469  1976 (87) 0
1888  449  1981 (93) 0
1889  446  1986 (97) 0
1890  451  1992 (101) 0
1891  462  1997 (104) 0
1892  475  2002 (107) 0
1893  481  2007 (108) 1
1894  498  2000 (112) 0
1895  479  1992 (115) 0
1896  484  1985 (118) 0
1897  487  1977 (120) 0
1898  506  1970 (121) 0
1899  511  1962 (123) 1
1900  529  1941 (127) 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
   [CPC], vol. 3, Apr. 1872, page 58
   [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    
Manchester 1879     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Smith, J. (1)     0 - 1    
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 (4)     Leeds - Hull Church Institute Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Farrow, G.W.     2 - 0    
Leeds 1882 (5)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Cassel, H.     1.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1882 (6)     Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Hanson, C.     1 - 1    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Boyer, R.C.     1 - 0    
Leeds 1884 (1)     Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Bland, W.R.     1 - 1    
Bradford 1884 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Meredith, S.R. - Petty, J.     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: 30 Sept. 2018