Cheney, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1900  548  1920 (83) 10
1901  582  1907 (86) 0
1902  590  1894 (88) 0
1903  593  1881 (89) 0
1904  647  1868 (89) 0
1905  690  1855 (87) 0
1906  690  1842 (84) 0
1907  711  1829 (80) 0
1908  703  1816 (73) 8
1909  764  1799 (75) 0
1910  748  1782 (73) 7
1911  751  1764 (76) 7
1912  698  1761 (83) 0
1913  653  1758 (89) 0
1914  604  1754 (93) 0
1915  560  1751 (97) 0
1916  564  1747 (99) 0
1917  555  1744 (101) 0
1918  568  1741 (102) 0
1919  560  1737 (103) 0
1920  652  1734 (103) 0
1921  652  1730 (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