Holliday, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1869  286  1902 (88) 1
1870  313  1920 (80) 3
1871  330  1904 (74) 0
1872  342  1888 (66) 8
1873  359  1893 (67) 9
1874  361  1898 (74) 0
1875  363  1903 (78) 0
1876  368  1908 (81) 0
1877  350  1913 (82) 0
1878  352  1918 (81) 3
1879  353  1920 (85) 0
1880  365  1922 (88) 0
1881  397  1924 (89) 0
1882  434  1926 (89) 0
1883  490  1928 (88) 2
1884  534  1924 (88) 0
1885  537  1920 (86) 4
1886  543  1913 (92) 1
1887  534  1913 (99) 0
1888  516  1913 (105) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Holliday, Thomas  
Born: 1840
Died: 1 Mar. 1898
 
Notes:
Gaige gives birth between 2-03-1840 and 1-03-1841. Is this the 'Halliday' who won a tournament at the West Yorkshire Chess Association meeting in Bradford in 1871?
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 177
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, Feb. 1883, page 68
   [CPQC], vol. 1, Nov. 1868, page 121
   [CPQC], vol. 1, Aug. 1869, page 246
   [CPQC], vol. 2, Aug. 1870, page 125
   [CPQC], vol. 2, June 1871, page 282
   [Era], vol. 31, 18 Oct. 1868, page 5
   [Era], vol. 31, 13 June 1869, page 7
   [Era], vol. 32, 12 June 1870, page 5
   [ILN], vol. 53, 17 Oct. 1868, page 386
   [ILN], vol. 54, 12 June 1869, page 603
   [ILN], vol. 56, 11 June 1870, page 619
   [ILN], vol. 64, 6 June 1874, page 547
   [ILN], vol. 72, 11 May 1878, page 446
   [LeM], 2 May 1885, page 7
   [LW], 27 Jan. 1883
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Thomas Holliday]
   [History of the Huddersfield Chess Club]
   [West Yorkshire v. Tyne and Tees-Side]

Tournament data

Huddersfield 1869 (1)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - 1st Tournament    
  Holliday, T. - Marks, J.C.     0 - 1    
Halifax 1870 (5)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - 4th Tournament    
  Holliday, T. - Savile, P.Y.     1 - 0    
  Holliday, T. - Wildman, F.P.     1 - 0    
  Holliday, T. - Allan, W.     1 - 0    
Malvern 1872 (2)     3rd Counties Chess Association Meeting - 2nd Class     2.5  /  8
Huddersfield 1873     Huddersfield Club Handicap     2.5  /  9      odds player in a knight class
Dewsbury 1878     Dewsbury - Huddersfield Club Match    
  Holliday, T. - Jackson, H. (2)     2 - 1    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Holliday, T. - Callender, J.T.     2 - 0    
Penistone 1885     Sheffield and District - Huddersfield and Holmfirth Match    
  Holliday, T. - Huntsman, E.J.     0 - 2    
Wakefield 1885 (3)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - Class B    
  Holliday, T. - Ash, W.     1 - 0    
  Holliday, T. - Bays, G.H.     1 - 0    
Bradford 1886 (7)     1st Yorkshire County Chess Club Meeting - Class A    
  Holliday, T. - Whitley, P.     0 - 1    
Harrogate 1888     Tyneside and Tees-Side - West Yorkshire Match    
  Holliday, T. - Heywood, G.C.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018