Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  265  1947 (124) 2
1871  270  1947 (124) 1
1872  270  1950 (125) 0
1873  289  1953 (126) 0
1874  286  1955 (126) 0
1875  289  1958 (126) 1
1876  322  1947 (129) 0
1877  317  1936 (132) 0
1878  334  1926 (134) 0
1879  339  1915 (136) 0
1880  361  1904 (138) 0
1881  410  1894 (139) 0
1882  459  1883 (141) 0
1883  535  1872 (142) 0
1884  594  1861 (143) 0
1885  597  1851 (144) 0
1886  607  1840 (145) 0
1887  583  1829 (145) 0
1888  568  1819 (146) 0
1889  568  1808 (146) 1
1890  584  1800 (148) 0
1891  602  1792 (149) 1
1892  637  1786 (152) 0
1893  666  1779 (155) 0
1894  674  1773 (158) 0
1895  651  1766 (160) 0
1896  665  1760 (162) 0
1897  656  1754 (165) 0
1898  647  1747 (167) 0
1899  640  1741 (169) 0
1900  656  1734 (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    
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