Ruth, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1909  307  2230 (102) 4
1910  293  2235 (104) 0
1911  289  2240 (106) 0
1912  281  2245 (107) 0
1913  260  2251 (108) 0
1914  246  2256 (108) 0
1915  229  2261 (107) 0
1916  218  2266 (106) 0
1917  211  2271 (105) 0
1918  199  2276 (103) 0
1919  193  2282 (100) 0
1920  204  2287 (96) 0
1921  215  2292 (92) 0
1922  207  2297 (86) 0
1923  204  2302 (79) 0
1924  195  2307 (70) 15

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Ruth, William Allen  
Born: 18 Sep. 1886
Died: 3 Feb. 1975
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 132
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 76
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 366
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables IV, page 622
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 245
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 320
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 283, 316

Tournament data

Philadelphia 1909 (1)     Franklin Chess Club - Mercantile Library Chess Association Match    
  Ruth, W.A. - Shipley, W.P.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Ruth, W.A. - Jacobs, H.L.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1909 (3)     12th Pennsylvania State Chess Association Tournament    
  Ruth, W.A. - Shipley, W.P.     0 - 1    
  Ruth, W.A. - Sharp, S.T.     1 - 0    
Detroit 1924     25th Western Chess Association Tournament     9  /  15


Player information updated: 27 Mar. 2018