Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  269  1947 (124) 2
1871  274  1948 (124) 1
1872  270  1950 (125) 0
1873  289  1953 (126) 0
1874  285  1956 (126) 0
1875  290  1958 (126) 1
1876  323  1948 (129) 0
1877  318  1937 (132) 0
1878  335  1926 (134) 0
1879  340  1916 (136) 0
1880  363  1905 (138) 0
1881  410  1894 (139) 0
1882  462  1883 (141) 0
1883  538  1873 (142) 0
1884  597  1862 (143) 0
1885  601  1851 (144) 0
1886  612  1841 (145) 0
1887  587  1830 (145) 0
1888  573  1819 (146) 0
1889  574  1808 (146) 1
1890  590  1800 (148) 0
1891  610  1793 (149) 1
1892  643  1786 (152) 0
1893  669  1780 (155) 0
1894  677  1773 (158) 0
1895  658  1767 (160) 0
1896  677  1761 (162) 0
1897  659  1754 (165) 0
1898  650  1748 (167) 0
1899  648  1741 (169) 0
1900  662  1735 (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