Cheney, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1900  540  1923 (83) 10
1901  573  1910 (86) 0
1902  581  1897 (88) 0
1903  585  1885 (89) 0
1904  635  1872 (89) 0
1905  675  1859 (87) 0
1906  676  1846 (84) 0
1907  696  1833 (80) 0
1908  676  1820 (74) 8
1909  733  1803 (75) 0
1910  713  1785 (74) 7
1911  706  1768 (76) 7
1912  652  1763 (84) 0
1913  589  1758 (90) 0
1914  520  1754 (94) 0
1915  465  1749 (98) 0
1916  460  1745 (101) 0
1917  440  1740 (103) 0
1918  448  1736 (104) 0
1919  424  1731 (105) 0
1920  506  1727 (105) 0
1921  461  1722 (104) 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