Neill, Benjamin




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1874  13  2523 (64) 12
1875  13  2527 (59) 12
1876  14  2527 (65) 3
1877  14  2507 (72) 0
1878  21  2487 (76) 0
1879  25  2467 (78) 0
1880  32  2447 (79) 7
1881  41  2439 (87) 0
1882  46  2432 (93) 0
1883  53  2425 (98) 0
1884  53  2417 (103) 0
1885  60  2410 (107) 0
1886  64  2402 (110) 0
1887  67  2395 (113) 0
1888  68  2387 (115) 0
1889  79  2380 (117) 0
1890  79  2373 (118) 0
1891  89  2365 (119) 0
1892  99  2358 (120) 0
1893  105  2350 (120) 0
1894  110  2343 (120) 0
1895  111  2336 (119) 0
1896  114  2328 (118) 0
1897  116  2321 (117) 0
1898  122  2313 (116) 0
1899  129  2306 (114) 0
1900  134  2299 (111) 0
1901  143  2291 (108) 0
1902  153  2284 (105) 0
1903  166  2276 (101) 0
1904  185  2269 (96) 0
1905  200  2262 (90) 0
1906  211  2254 (83) 0
1907  231  2247 (74) 5
1908  225  2250 (72) 1
1909  211  2263 (70) 3
1910  188  2278 (70) 0
1911  173  2294 (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