Ruth, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1909  307  2219 (102) 4
1910  286  2224 (104) 0
1911  283  2229 (106) 0
1912  275  2234 (107) 0
1913  256  2239 (108) 0
1914  236  2244 (108) 0
1915  223  2250 (108) 0
1916  216  2255 (107) 0
1917  207  2260 (105) 0
1918  197  2265 (103) 0
1919  193  2270 (100) 0
1920  201  2275 (97) 0
1921  212  2280 (92) 0
1922  209  2285 (87) 0
1923  198  2291 (80) 0
1924  190  2296 (71) 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 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