Jones, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1862  145  2121 (129) 1
1863  138  2134 (125) 0
1864  137  2147 (122) 0
1865  133  2159 (117) 0
1866  138  2172 (112) 0
1867  137  2185 (107) 0
1868  124  2198 (101) 0
1869  111  2211 (94) 2
1870  98  2235 (90) 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
   [ILN], vol. 55, 10 July 1869, page 51
   [NYC], 10 May 1862
   [NYC], 31 May 1862
   [NYC], 14 Nov. 1868
   [NYC], 21 Nov. 1868
   [NYC], 15 Jan. 1870
   [NYC], 29 Apr. 1871
   [RT], vol. 9, 22 May 1869, page 333
   [RT], vol. 9, 29 May 1869, page 349
   [TFF], 24 June 1870

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: 10 Aug. 2018