Kidson, Henry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  221  2077 (92) 5
1867  205  2084 (91) 0
1868  208  2092 (88) 0
1869  208  2099 (85) 0
1870  206  2107 (80) 0
1871  214  2114 (74) 4
1872  210  2119 (73) 3
1873  230  2102 (75) 0
1874  253  2085 (75) 3
1875  280  2068 (78) 2
1876  298  2045 (80) 0
1877  313  2023 (82) 3
1878  321  2023 (87) 0
1879  325  2022 (92) 0
1880  345  2021 (95) 0
1881  384  2020 (97) 1
1882  421  2008 (101) 0
1883  487  1997 (104) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Kidson, Henry Edwin  
Born: 6 Sep. 1832
Died: 24 Mar. 1910
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 57, 77, 78, 81, 83
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 64, 962
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 212
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 232
Periodicals
   [CLCM], vol. 2, no. 1, Feb. 1875, page 31
   [CPC], vol. 2, no. 2, Feb. 1854, page 62
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 9, Sep. 1866, page 280
   [CPQC], vol. 1, no. 3, 18 July 1868, page 89
   [ILN], vol. 66, no. 1851, 30 Jan. 1875, page 115
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 11, 1 Mar. 1872, page 195
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1865: 1st Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Henry Edwin Kidson]

Tournament data

Redcar 1866 (2)     North Yorkshire and Durham Chess Association - 2nd Class Tournament     8  /  11
Bradford 1871     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Stokoe, T.Y.     1 - 1    
Manchester 1871     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Bode, C.H.     1 - 1    
Liverpool 1872 (1)     Liverpool Club Handicap     2  /  3      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Liverpool 1874     Liverpool Club Handicap     1  /  3      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Liverpool 1875     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Tarrant, S.T.     1 - 1    
Liverpool 1877 (1)     Liverpool Club Tournament     0.5  /  3      odds player in a knight class
Manchester 1881 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Heap, H. (2)     1 - 0    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Hussey, E.B.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022