Thrift, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  356  2120 (80) 10
1893  369  2116 (83) 1
1894  384  2112 (85) 0
1895  384  2109 (86) 0
1896  385  2105 (86) 0
1897  382  2101 (84) 0
1898  393  2097 (81) 0
1899  419  2094 (77) 10
1900  424  2095 (85) 0
1901  433  2097 (92) 0
1902  441  2098 (98) 0
1903  448  2099 (103) 0
1904  472  2101 (107) 0
1905  480  2102 (111) 0
1906  487  2104 (114) 0
1907  496  2105 (117) 0
1908  494  2107 (119) 0
1909  527  2108 (121) 0
1910  526  2109 (122) 0
1911  563  2111 (123) 0
1912  544  2112 (124) 0
1913  543  2114 (125) 0
1914  511  2115 (125) 0
1915  476  2117 (125) 0
1916  468  2118 (124) 0
1917  465  2120 (124) 0
1918  469  2121 (123) 0
1919  468  2122 (121) 0
1920  500  2124 (120) 0
1921  522  2125 (118) 0
1922  497  2127 (115) 0
1923  521  2128 (113) 0
1924  554  2130 (109) 0
1925  530  2131 (105) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Thrift, William Edward  
Born: 28 Feb. 1870
Died: 23 Apr. 1942
 
Notes:
Harding discusses W.E. Thrift briefly in his article 'Dublin University Chess Club'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 339
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 970
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 425
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 218
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Dublin 1892]
   [Dictionary of Irish Biography]
   [Irish Championship, Dublin, 1892]

Tournament data

Dublin 1892     Irish Championship     7  /  10
Dublin 1893     Dublin - Liverpool Club Match    
  Thrift, W.E. - Sugden, E.S.     1 - 0    
Llandudno 1899     9th Craigside Tournament     2  /  10
Dublin 1925     Irish Championship     5.5  /  7


Player information updated: 1 Nov. 2020