Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  281  1960 (126) 2
1871  284  1961 (125) 1
1872  276  1963 (126) 0
1873  289  1965 (127) 0
1874  290  1968 (127) 0
1875  293  1970 (127) 1
1876  316  1959 (130) 0
1877  314  1948 (132) 0
1878  328  1937 (134) 0
1879  338  1926 (136) 0
1880  361  1915 (138) 0
1881  417  1904 (139) 0
1882  482  1893 (141) 0
1883  552  1882 (142) 0
1884  616  1872 (143) 0
1885  602  1861 (144) 0
1886  612  1850 (144) 0
1887  593  1839 (145) 0
1888  577  1828 (145) 0
1889  581  1817 (145) 1
1890  600  1809 (147) 0
1891  618  1801 (149) 1
1892  656  1794 (152) 0
1893  681  1788 (154) 0
1894  693  1781 (157) 0
1895  681  1774 (160) 0
1896  684  1768 (162) 0
1897  676  1761 (164) 0
1898  656  1755 (166) 0
1899  655  1748 (168) 0
1900  668  1742 (170) 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