Thursby, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  276  2096 (101) 2
1882  295  2089 (98) 0
1883  337  2081 (94) 0
1884  359  2073 (89) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Thursby, John Ormerod Scarlett  
   Also known as: Sir John Thursby
Born: 27 Apr. 1861
Died: 26 Dec. 1920
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 425
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 212, 239, 478, 484
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 195, 298, 346
Periodicals
   [CML], vol. 6, Jan. 1885, page 129
Web
   [NCCU History, Part 2, 1902 - 1916: Lancashire, Yorkshire and Cheshire dominate]

Tournament data

London, England 1881 (4)     9th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Thursby, J.O.S. - Wainwright, G.E.     1.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1884 (9)     Simpson's Divan Handicap - Section A     4  /  9      odds player in pawn and two moves class


Player information updated: 5 May 2020