Jones, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1862  141  2121 (129) 1
1863  133  2134 (125) 0
1864  127  2146 (122) 0
1865  124  2159 (117) 0
1866  129  2172 (113) 0
1867  124  2185 (107) 0
1868  114  2198 (101) 0
1869  105  2211 (94) 2
1870  94  2234 (91) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jones, William B.  
   Also known as: Dr. W.B. Jones
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
I am guessing that Dr. W.B. Jones is the player referred to as 'Dr. Jones of Washington, D.C.'.
 
References
Books
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 130, 368
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. II, page 88
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. III, page 31
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. IV, page 14, 56
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Nov. 1859, page 349
   [NYC], 10 May 1862
   [NYC], 31 May 1862
   [NYC], 14 Nov. 1868
   [NYC], 21 Nov. 1868
   [RT], vol. 9, 22 May 1869, page 333
   [RT], vol. 9, 29 May 1869, page 349

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

Lichtenhein, T. - Jones, W.B. 1862         (c)     1   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1869 (4)     New York Club Tournament    
  Jones, W.B. - Ware, P.     0 - 2    
New York 1870 (1)     New York Chess Club Tournament    
  Jones, W.B. - Mackenzie, G.H.     1 - 1          Mackenzie, G.H. gave odds of pawn and move
New York 1870 (4)     Brooklyn Club - Cafe International Team Match     3.5  /  5


Player information updated: 27 Mar. 2018