Cheney, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1900  539  1925 (83) 10
1901  573  1913 (86) 0
1902  578  1900 (88) 0
1903  580  1887 (89) 0
1904  629  1875 (89) 0
1905  670  1862 (87) 0
1906  671  1850 (84) 0
1907  691  1837 (80) 0
1908  672  1825 (74) 8
1909  727  1809 (75) 0
1910  705  1793 (74) 7
1911  698  1777 (76) 7
1912  637  1775 (84) 0
1913  576  1774 (90) 0
1914  503  1772 (95) 0
1915  443  1771 (99) 0
1916  435  1769 (102) 0
1917  416  1768 (104) 0
1918  422  1766 (105) 0
1919  389  1765 (106) 0
1920  461  1763 (107) 0
1921  378  1762 (106) 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