Cheney, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1900  584  1921 (83) 10
1901  614  1909 (86) 0
1902  622  1896 (88) 0
1903  642  1883 (89) 0
1904  698  1870 (89) 0
1905  727  1857 (87) 0
1906  723  1844 (84) 0
1907  743  1831 (80) 0
1908  736  1818 (73) 8
1909  799  1801 (75) 0
1910  782  1784 (73) 7
1911  789  1767 (76) 7
1912  738  1763 (83) 0
1913  708  1760 (89) 0
1914  673  1757 (93) 0
1915  616  1754 (97) 0
1916  614  1750 (99) 0
1917  605  1747 (101) 0
1918  627  1744 (102) 0
1919  619  1741 (103) 0
1920  715  1737 (103) 0
1921  770  1734 (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