Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  324  1908 (116) 2
1871  334  1906 (114) 1
1872  346  1905 (113) 3
1873  352  1909 (115) 0
1874  349  1913 (117) 0
1875  354  1917 (119) 1
1876  377  1906 (123) 0
1877  368  1896 (126) 0
1878  379  1886 (129) 0
1879  395  1876 (131) 0
1880  416  1866 (134) 0
1881  462  1856 (136) 0
1882  531  1845 (138) 0
1883  603  1835 (140) 0
1884  674  1825 (141) 0
1885  646  1815 (142) 0
1886  649  1805 (144) 0
1887  618  1795 (145) 0
1888  606  1784 (145) 0
1889  602  1774 (146) 1
1890  626  1767 (148) 0
1891  646  1760 (150) 1
1892  681  1754 (153) 0
1893  701  1748 (156) 0
1894  721  1742 (158) 0
1895  711  1736 (161) 0
1896  717  1730 (163) 0
1897  709  1725 (165) 0
1898  695  1719 (167) 0
1899  715  1713 (169) 0
1900  722  1707 (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    
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: 30 Sept. 2018