White, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  187  2126 (94) 5
1867  178  2132 (93) 2
1868  191  2130 (95) 0
1869  189  2129 (95) 0
1870  202  2127 (94) 0
1871  208  2126 (93) 0
1872  207  2125 (90) 0
1873  207  2123 (86) 0
1874  217  2122 (81) 3
1875  235  2119 (80) 2
1876  251  2098 (80) 2
1877  248  2090 (81) 1
1878  272  2077 (83) 0
1879  285  2064 (83) 1
1880  309  2054 (81) 0
1881  359  2043 (78) 1
1882  378  2038 (75) 3
1883  416  2042 (73) 0
1884  444  2046 (70) 4
1885  445  2049 (70) 0
1886  431  2052 (68) 9
1887  472  2030 (77) 1
1888  496  2014 (85) 0
1889  513  1997 (92) 0
1890  576  1981 (97) 0
1891  607  1965 (102) 0
1892  659  1949 (106) 0
1893  692  1933 (109) 1
1894  724  1919 (114) 0
1895  741  1905 (118) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: White, James  
Born: 20 June 1835
Died: 17 Jan. 1907
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 971
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 462
   Harding, Correspondence Chess, page 84
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 104, 262, 553, 582
   NDCA, Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Meeting, page 3, 4
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 14
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 10, Aug. 1873, page 314
   [CPQC], vol. 2, no. 7, Feb. 1871, page 217
   [CW], vol. 2, no. 3, May 1866, page 87
   [CW], vol. 3, no. 2, Apr. 1867, page 61, 64
   [CW], vol. 4, no. 1, Apr. 1868, page 32
   [Era], vol. 29, no. 1493, 5 May 1867, page 6
   [Era], vol. 29, no. 1496, 26 May 1867, page 7
   [HCM], vol. 1, no. 10, July 1873, page 206
   [ILN], vol. 64, no. 1815, 6 June 1874, page 547
   [LeM], vol. 121, no. 14369, 28 Apr. 1884, page 7
   [LeM], no. 14685, 2 May 1885, page 7
   [WP], vol. 2, no. 11, 1 Mar. 1870, page 174
   [WP], vol. 2, no. 12, 1 Apr. 1870, page 190
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 29, 1 Sep. 1870, page 71
   [WP], vol. 5, no. 5, 1 Sep. 1872, page 65
   [WP], vol. 9, no. 2, 1 June 1876, page 26
   [YP], 20 Dec. 1897
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - James White]

Tournament data

Newcastle 1866 (4)     1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament B2    
  White, Ja. - Clay, W.     0 - 1    
Newcastle 1866 (6)     1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament D    
  White, Ja. - Semple, T.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Taylor, G.H. (1)     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Stokoe, T.Y.     0.5 - 1.5    
North Shields 1867 (4)     Northumberland and Durham Chess Association - Tourney C    
  White, Ja. - Semple, T.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Punshon, R.     1 - 0    
Bradford 1874 (1)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Petty, J.     2 - 0    
Huddersfield 1874 (1)     Wakefield - Leeds Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Young, J.W. (2)     0 - 1    
Sheffield 1875 (2)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - 2nd Class    
  White, Ja. - Cockman, A.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Stokoe, T.Y.     1 - 0    
Bradford 1876     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Braithwaite, W.     1 - 0    
Halifax 1876 (7)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - 6th Tournament    
  White, Ja. - Whitaker, R.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1877     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Petty, J.     1 - 0    
Leeds 1879     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Jones, D.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1881 (2)     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Jones, H. (1)     0 - 1    
Leeds 1882 (3)     Leeds - Halifax Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Sutcliffe, J.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1882 (4)     Leeds - Hull Church Institute Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Freeborough, E.F.     1.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1884 (1)     Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Phillips, F.E.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1884 (4)     West Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting - Class I    
  White, Ja. - Mallett, G.E.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Stokoe, T.Y.     1 - 0    
Bradford 1884 (12)     Bradford Meeting - Section VIII (Class A)    
  White, Ja. - Shepherd, F.C.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1886     Wakefield - Leeds Woodhouse Cup Match    
  White, Ja. - Scholefield, W.R.     1 - 1    
Bradford 1886 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Woodhouse Cup Match    
  White, Ja. - Padgett, H.C.     1 - 0    
Sheffield 1886 (1)     Sheffield and District - Leeds Woodhouse Cup Match    
  White, Ja. - Davy, He.     1.5 - 0.5    
Bradford 1886 (7)     1st Yorkshire County Chess Club Meeting - Class A    
  White, Ja. - Schott, G.A.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Common, A.W.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Hall, J.E.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Whitley, P.     0 - 1    
Bradford 1887 (2)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  White, Ja. - Hodgson, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  White, Ja. - Kup, A.P.C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Halifax 1895     10th Yorkshire County Chess Club Meeting - Class A    
  White, Ja. - Croft, C.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2023