Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  255  1946 (125) 2
1871  261  1946 (124) 1
1872  261  1949 (125) 0
1873  283  1952 (126) 0
1874  282  1954 (126) 0
1875  287  1957 (126) 1
1876  316  1946 (129) 0
1877  312  1936 (132) 0
1878  326  1925 (134) 0
1879  334  1914 (136) 0
1880  356  1904 (138) 0
1881  408  1893 (139) 0
1882  457  1882 (141) 0
1883  533  1872 (142) 0
1884  592  1861 (143) 0
1885  596  1850 (144) 0
1886  606  1839 (145) 0
1887  584  1829 (145) 0
1888  568  1818 (146) 0
1889  568  1807 (146) 1
1890  585  1799 (148) 0
1891  604  1792 (149) 1
1892  638  1785 (152) 0
1893  666  1779 (155) 0
1894  674  1772 (158) 0
1895  651  1766 (160) 0
1896  665  1760 (162) 0
1897  656  1753 (165) 0
1898  647  1747 (167) 0
1899  641  1740 (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