Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  276  1949 (125) 2
1871  277  1949 (124) 1
1872  278  1952 (125) 0
1873  296  1955 (126) 0
1874  289  1957 (126) 0
1875  292  1960 (126) 1
1876  322  1949 (129) 0
1877  319  1939 (132) 0
1878  334  1928 (134) 0
1879  344  1917 (136) 0
1880  368  1906 (138) 0
1881  422  1896 (139) 0
1882  486  1885 (141) 0
1883  554  1874 (142) 0
1884  623  1863 (143) 0
1885  609  1852 (144) 0
1886  615  1842 (144) 0
1887  596  1831 (145) 0
1888  578  1820 (145) 0
1889  581  1809 (146) 1
1890  601  1802 (147) 0
1891  620  1794 (149) 1
1892  659  1787 (152) 0
1893  685  1781 (155) 0
1894  695  1774 (158) 0
1895  683  1768 (160) 0
1896  690  1762 (162) 0
1897  678  1755 (165) 0
1898  662  1749 (167) 0
1899  657  1742 (169) 0
1900  674  1736 (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