Lee, Francis




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1887  85  2371 (46) 16
1888  91  2354 (37) 31
1889  67  2392 (36) 18
1890  55  2429 (32) 54
1891  85  2373 (39) 11
1892  85  2374 (39) 20
1893  61  2407 (44) 13
1894  53  2411 (52) 0
1895  50  2416 (53) 0
1896  53  2420 (48) 11
1897  57  2407 (46) 13
1898  65  2397 (44) 9
1899  73  2384 (38) 27
1900  91  2363 (38) 29
1901  87  2367 (45) 9
1902  93  2361 (50) 1
1903  81  2374 (48) 0
1904  75  2388 (36) 35
1905  76  2386 (38) 17
1906  85  2378 (40) 11
1907  104  2357 (37) 28
1908  109  2352 (43) 11
1909  127  2337 (51) 11

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lee, Francis Joseph  
   Also known as: Frank Lee
Born: 1857
Died: 12 Sep. 1909
 
Notes:
Gaige gives birth date between 13-09-1856 and 12-09-1857. Feenstra Kuiper and Golombek give birth date in 1858.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 310
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 268
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 86
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 333, 962
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 243
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 178, 299
   Hilbert, Napier, page 90
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 44
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 16, 19
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 204, 251
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 150
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 20, 61
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Pollock, W.H.K. - Lee, F.J. 1887         (f)     1   -   6      Pollock, W.H.K. gave odds of pawn and move
Gunsberg, I.A. - Lee, F.J. 1889         (f)     4   -   1
Blackburne, J.H. - Lee, F.J. 1890         (f)     8.5   -   5.5
Lasker, Em. - Lee, F.J. 1891         (f)     1.5   -   0.5
Lee, F.J. - Bird, H.E. 1897         (f)     8   -   5
Teichmann, R. - Lee, F.J. 1898         (f)     5.5   -   3.5
Napier, W.E. - Lee, F.J. 1899         (c)     1   -   0
Lee, F.J. - Passmore, S. 1900         (f)     7   -   5
Teichmann, R. - Lee, F.J. 1901         (f)     5.5   -   2.5

Tournament data

London 1887 (4)     3rd British Chess Association Congress - Master Tournament     3.5  /  9
London 1888 (3)     Simpson's Divan Handicap Tournament     7  /  15
Bradford 1888 (1)     British Chess Association Tournament - Master Section     5  /  16
London 1889 (1)     Simpson's Divan Handicap Tournament     11.5  /  14
London 1889 (5)     5th British Chess Association Tournament     5  /  10
London 1890 (4)     Simpson's Divan Handicap     16.5  /  18
Manchester 1890 (1)     6th British Chess Association Tournament - Master Section     9  /  19
London 1890 (5)     Simpson's Divan Handicap     13  /  17
London 1891 (8)     Simpson's Divan Level Tourney - Summer     2.5  /  9
London 1892 (4)     7th British Chess Association Congress - Master Tournament     5.5  /  11
Belfast 1892 (1)     North of Ireland Congress     2  /  9
New York 1893 (13)     New York Tournament     8  /  13
London 1896 (6)     Simpson's Divan Tournament     8.5  /  11
London 1899 (3)     London Major Tournament     8.5  /  26
London and New York 1900     5th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Lee, F.J. - Showalter, J.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1900 (1)     City of London Club Invitation Tournament     5  /  12
London 1900 (2)     Simpson's Divan Tourney     2.5  /  4
London and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Lee, F.J. - Barry, J.F.     0.5 - 0.5    
London and New York 1902     7th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Lee, F.J. - Hodges, A.B.     0 - 1    
Brighton 1904     Brighton Tournament     5.5  /  8
London 1904 (4)     City of London Club Tournament     9  /  16
Hastings 1904 (3)     1st British Chess Federation Championship     6  /  11
Barmen 1905 (2)     Barmen Tournament - Meisterturnier B     8.5  /  17
Shrewsbury 1906     3rd British Chess Federation Championship     7  /  11
London and New York 1907     9th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Lee, F.J. - Fox, A.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
Ostend 1907 (3)     Ostend Master Tournament     8.5  /  27
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (1)     5th British Chess Federation Championship     6  /  11
Scarborough 1909     6th British Chess Federation Championship     5  /  11


Player information updated: 28 May 2016