Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  335  1922 (116) 2
1871  345  1919 (114) 1
1872  354  1918 (112) 3
1873  370  1921 (115) 0
1874  356  1925 (117) 0
1875  359  1928 (118) 1
1876  384  1918 (122) 0
1877  378  1908 (125) 0
1878  387  1897 (128) 0
1879  403  1887 (131) 0
1880  426  1876 (133) 0
1881  495  1866 (135) 0
1882  561  1856 (137) 0
1883  624  1845 (139) 0
1884  709  1835 (141) 0
1885  686  1824 (142) 0
1886  692  1814 (143) 0
1887  657  1804 (144) 0
1888  656  1793 (145) 0
1889  658  1783 (145) 1
1890  690  1775 (147) 0
1891  700  1768 (149) 1
1892  740  1762 (152) 0
1893  764  1756 (155) 0
1894  788  1750 (158) 0
1895  765  1744 (160) 0
1896  771  1738 (163) 0
1897  755  1732 (165) 0
1898  737  1726 (167) 0
1899  751  1720 (169) 0
1900  765  1714 (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
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 189
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: 5 May 2020