Cheney, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1900  548  1921 (83) 10
1901  582  1908 (86) 0
1902  590  1895 (88) 0
1903  594  1882 (89) 0
1904  645  1869 (89) 0
1905  692  1856 (87) 0
1906  689  1843 (84) 0
1907  710  1830 (80) 0
1908  701  1817 (74) 8
1909  761  1800 (75) 0
1910  742  1783 (73) 7
1911  746  1765 (76) 7
1912  692  1762 (83) 0
1913  648  1758 (89) 0
1914  594  1755 (93) 0
1915  547  1751 (97) 0
1916  550  1748 (100) 0
1917  540  1745 (101) 0
1918  553  1741 (103) 0
1919  545  1738 (103) 0
1920  637  1734 (103) 0
1921  634  1731 (102) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Cheney, George Nelson  
Born: 26 Apr. 1862
Died: 5 Oct. 1951
 
Notes:
Gaige gives date of death as 5-10-1951; Hilbert gives 6-10-1951.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 69
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 75
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 60, 17 July 1900, page 2

Tournament data

Murray Isle, Thousand Islands 1900 (2)     New York State Chess Association Midsummer Meeting - First class     6  /  10
Trenton Falls 1908 (2)     New York State Chess Association General Tournament     3.5  /  9
Rochester, New York 1910 (2)     New York State Chess Association - First Class Tournament     2.5  /  7
Trenton Falls 1911     24th New York State Chess Association Tournament     1  /  7
Syracuse 1921     43rd New York State Chess Association Championship     1.5  /  7


Player information updated: 6 Feb. 2016