Semple, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  280  1845 (111) 8
1867  247  1837 (116) 0
1868  258  1830 (121) 0
1869  267  1822 (125) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Semple, Thomas  
Born: 13 Dec. 1838
Died: Nov. 1892
 
Notes:
Steve Mann's web page on Thomas Semple gives date of birth as 1838-1839. He has now found more precise birth and death dates (personal communication) 13-12-1838 to 11-1892.
 
References
Books
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 14
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 2, Sep. 1866, page 280
   [CW], vol. 2, May 1866, page 86
   [ILN], vol. 48, 19 May 1866, page 499
   [ILN], vol. 49, 18 Aug. 1866, page 171
   [ILN], vol. 49, 8 Sep. 1866, page 243
   [ILN], vol. 51, 9 Nov. 1867, page 523
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1865: 1st Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1866: NYDCA, 2nd Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1868: YCA, 1st Annual Meeting, York]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Thomas Semple]

Tournament data

Newcastle 1866 (2)     1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament A    
  Semple, T. - Punshon, R.     0 - 1    
Newcastle 1866 (4)     1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament B2    
  Semple, T. - Park, W.     1 - 0    
  Semple, T. - Cotton, W.C.     0 - 1    
Newcastle 1866 (6)     1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament D    
  Semple, T. - White, Ja.     0 - 1    
Redcar 1866 (2)     North Yorkshire and Durham Chess Association - 2nd Class Tournament     7  /  11
York 1869 (2)     Yorkshire Chess Association - Handicap Tournament    
  Semple, T. - Finlinson, J.H.S.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2017