Thrift, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  379  2114 (80) 10
1893  395  2109 (82) 1
1894  414  2105 (85) 0
1895  418  2102 (86) 0
1896  420  2098 (86) 0
1897  425  2094 (84) 0
1898  442  2090 (82) 0
1899  460  2086 (77) 10
1900  469  2087 (86) 0
1901  485  2087 (92) 0
1902  493  2088 (98) 0
1903  494  2089 (103) 0
1904  513  2089 (107) 0
1905  519  2090 (111) 0
1906  531  2091 (114) 0
1907  535  2091 (117) 0
1908  540  2092 (119) 0
1909  580  2092 (121) 0
1910  575  2093 (122) 0
1911  614  2094 (123) 0
1912  600  2094 (124) 0
1913  601  2095 (125) 0
1914  566  2095 (125) 0
1915  528  2096 (125) 0
1916  538  2097 (124) 0
1917  534  2097 (124) 0
1918  539  2098 (123) 0
1919  538  2099 (121) 0
1920  585  2099 (120) 0
1921  626  2100 (118) 0
1922  610  2100 (115) 0
1923  652  2101 (112) 0
1924  704  2102 (109) 0
1925  709  2102 (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