Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  322  1917 (116) 2
1871  334  1914 (114) 1
1872  342  1913 (112) 3
1873  357  1917 (115) 0
1874  341  1920 (117) 0
1875  354  1924 (118) 1
1876  375  1914 (122) 0
1877  365  1903 (125) 0
1878  373  1893 (128) 0
1879  391  1883 (131) 0
1880  414  1872 (133) 0
1881  453  1862 (136) 0
1882  528  1852 (137) 0
1883  595  1841 (139) 0
1884  665  1831 (141) 0
1885  639  1821 (142) 0
1886  645  1810 (143) 0
1887  613  1800 (144) 0
1888  603  1790 (145) 0
1889  600  1779 (146) 1
1890  625  1772 (148) 0
1891  645  1765 (149) 1
1892  680  1759 (152) 0
1893  701  1753 (155) 0
1894  721  1747 (158) 0
1895  708  1741 (160) 0
1896  716  1735 (163) 0
1897  707  1729 (165) 0
1898  692  1723 (167) 0
1899  715  1717 (169) 0
1900  723  1711 (171) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Tait, William  
Born: 1844
Died: 23 Mar. 1914
 
Notes:
Gaige has birth date between 25-03-1844 and 24-03-1845.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 970
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 418
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 54, 10 Apr. 1869, page 371
   [ILN], vol. 56, 9 Apr. 1870, page 387
   [ILN], vol. 58, 3 June 1871, page 555
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 June 1871, page 19
Web
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1895]

Tournament data

Glasgow 1870     Glasgow Club - Athenaeum Club Match    
  Tait, W. - Hunter, A.     1 - 1    
Edinburgh 1871     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Tait, W. - Walker, W.N.     0 - 1    
Edinburgh and Glasgow 1872     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Tait, W. - Nimmo, J.     1 - 2    
Glasgow 1875 (1)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Scotland - England Match    
  Tait, W. - Coker, J.     1 - 0    
Liverpool 1889 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Tait, W. - Howard, F.C.     0 - 1    
Glasgow 1891 (2)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Tait, W. - Rutherford, W.W.     0 - 1    
Glasgow 1900     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Tait, W. - Edge, F.T.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018