Neill, Benjamin




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1874  14  2523 (64) 12
1875  13  2527 (60) 12
1876  14  2527 (65) 3
1877  14  2507 (72) 0
1878  21  2487 (76) 0
1879  24  2467 (78) 0
1880  32  2447 (79) 7
1881  40  2439 (87) 0
1882  45  2432 (93) 0
1883  51  2424 (98) 0
1884  53  2417 (103) 0
1885  59  2409 (107) 0
1886  64  2402 (110) 0
1887  67  2394 (113) 0
1888  68  2387 (115) 0
1889  78  2379 (117) 0
1890  79  2372 (118) 0
1891  88  2365 (119) 0
1892  97  2357 (120) 0
1893  105  2350 (120) 0
1894  110  2342 (120) 0
1895  110  2335 (119) 0
1896  113  2327 (118) 0
1897  116  2320 (117) 0
1898  122  2312 (116) 0
1899  128  2305 (114) 0
1900  133  2297 (111) 0
1901  141  2290 (108) 0
1902  153  2283 (105) 0
1903  164  2275 (101) 0
1904  185  2268 (96) 0
1905  200  2260 (90) 0
1906  211  2253 (83) 0
1907  230  2245 (74) 5
1908  225  2249 (72) 1
1909  210  2262 (70) 3
1910  187  2277 (70) 0
1911  173  2292 (67) 14

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Neill, Benjamin Milnes  
   Also known as: Benjamin Milnes; Rev. Benjamin Milnes Neill
Born: 13 Apr. 1853
Died: 16 Feb. 1922
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 161
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 300
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables III, page 372
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 120
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 16, 301, 370
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 12, 79
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 58, 108
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 66, 12 June 1875, page 571

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Neill, B.M. - Ware, P. 1874         (f)     7   -   3
Neill, B.M. - Delmar, E. (1) 1874         (c)     2   -   0
Bird, H.E. - Neill, B.M. 1876         (c)     0   -   2
Mackenzie, G.H. - Neill, B.M. 1876         (c)     0.5   -   0.5
Davidson, H. (1) - Neill, B.M. 1880         (f)     4   -   3

Tournament data

Philadelphia 1875     Philadelphia Chess Club Tournament     40  /  52
Philadelphia 1907 (3)     22nd Franklin Chess Club Championship     10.5  /  13
  Neill, B.M. - Stadelman, S.L.     1 - 2    
Philadelphia 1908 (1)     Franklin Chess Club - Mercantile Library Chess Association Match    
  Neill, B.M. - Shipley, W.P.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1909 (4)     24th Franklin Chess Club Championship     8.5  /  12
Philadelphia 1911 (6)     26th Franklin Club Championship     10  /  14


Player information updated: 14 Sept. 2015