Marshall, Frank




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1893  280  2182 (55) 24
1894  257  2200 (50) 14
1895  238  2224 (47) 5
1896  207  2248 (41) 27
1897  135  2314 (40) 24
1898  91  2363 (35) 33
1899  50  2435 (30) 55
1900  22  2493 (28) 76
1901  32  2474 (29) 54
1902  15  2522 (28) 56
1903  11  2562 (29) 47
1904  2609 (29) 61
1905  2593 (25) 100
1906  11  2576 (26) 78
1907  12  2567 (27) 66
1908  12  2571 (24) 108
1909  10  2583 (32) 51
1910  2604 (32) 36
1911  2609 (27) 71
1912  2607 (27) 74
1913  2645 (32) 39
1914  2627 (33) 38
1915  2620 (39) 25
1916  2609 (46) 8
1917  2590 (51) 0
1918  2572 (48) 12
1919  14  2539 (52) 1
1920  18  2514 (48) 10
1921  26  2497 (43) 22
1922  15  2533 (44) 7
1923  14  2560 (37) 41
1924  2593 (34) 32
1925  2592 (29) 57
1926  10  2560 (34) 26
1927  13  2538 (33) 32
1928  16  2515 (31) 41
1929  23  2490 (33) 40
1930  21  2486 (40) 28

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Marshall, Frank James  
Born: 10 Aug. 1877
Died: 9 Nov. 1944
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 246
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 311
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 331
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 271, 303
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 88
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 560, 964
   Forster, Negele and Tischbierek, Emanuel Lasker, Vol.I, page 164
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 270
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 193
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 489, 578
   Hilbert, Napier, page 38
   Hilbert, Young Marshall
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 204
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 172
   Soltis, Frank Marshall
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 168, 169
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 60, 20 June 1900, page 16
Web
   Alberti, Marco A.  [Frank James Marshall]
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess Timeline]
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: Frank Marshall]
   Giffen, Glen.  [Marshall, Frank]
   Goeller, Michael.  [The Frank James Marshall Electronic Archive & Museum]
   Kmoch, Hans.  [Grandmasters I have known: Frank James Marshall]
   Sarah.  [Monte Carlo 1902 - The Players]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4738. Marshall's early years]
   Wright, Stephen.  [Early Canadian Championships]

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

Marshall, F.J. - Jasnogrodsky, N. 1895         (c)     1   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Karpinski, L.C. 1896         (f)     3.5   -   2.5
Marshall, F.J. - Swaffield, A.E. 1896         (f)     5   -   2
Napier, W.E. - Marshall, F.J. 1896         (f)     8.5   -   2.5
Marshall, F.J. - Sournin, V.N. 1897         (f)     8   -   3
Lipschutz, S. - Marshall, F.J. 1898         (f)     3   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Jasnogrodsky, N. 1898         (f)     3.5   -   3.5
Janowsky, D.M. - Marshall, F.J. 1899         (f)     3   -   1
Lipschutz, S. - Marshall, F.J. 1899         (f)     3   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Johnston, S.P. 1900         (f)     8   -   7
Marshall, F.J. - Medinus, C. 1900         (f)     4   -   2
Marshall, F.J. - Delmar, E. (1) 1900         (f)     4   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Marquez Sterling, M. 1900         (f)     1   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Hymes, E. 1900         (c)     1   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Roething, O. 1900         (f)     5   -   2
Marshall, F.J. - Ward, W. 1902         (f)     4   -   2
Marshall, F.J. - Loman, R.J. 1902         (f)     4   -   2
Marshall, F.J. - Teichmann, R. 1902         (f)     3.5   -   1.5
Marshall, F.J. - Mortimer, J. 1903         (f)     4   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - McGrath, M.D. 1904         (c)     1   -   0
McConnell, Ja. (2) - Marshall, F.J. 1904         (c)     1   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Rainold, F.E. 1904         (c)     3   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Labatt, L.L. 1904         (c)     1   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Dixon, B.V.B. 1904         (c)     1   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Tullis, R.L. 1904         (c)     1   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Harrel, E.B. 1904         (c)     1   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Janowsky, D.M. 1905         (f)     10   -   7
Napier, W.E. - Marshall, F.J. 1905         (f)     3.5   -   1.5
Tarrasch, S. - Marshall, F.J. 1905         (f)     12   -   5
Marshall, F.J. - Mortimer, J. 1905         (f)     4   -   0
Napier, W.E. - Marshall, F.J. 1906         (f)     1   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Fox, A.W. 1906         (f)     5.5   -   0.5
Labatt, L.L. - Marshall, F.J. 1906         (c)     1   -   0
Wilcox, C.O. - Marshall, F.J. 1906         (c)     1   -   0
Lasker, Em. - Marshall, F.J. 1907         (f)     11.5   -   3.5
Janowsky, D.M. - Marshall, F.J. 1908         (f)     6.5   -   3.5
Rubinstein, A.K. - Marshall, F.J. 1908         (f)     4.5   -   3.5
Marshall, F.J. - Mieses, J. 1908         (f)     5.5   -   4.5
Marshall, F.J. - Gregory, B. 1908         (f)     4   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Dus-Chotimirsky, F.I. 1908         (f)     3   -   3
Marshall, F.J. - Jaffe, C. 1909         (f)     5.5   -   3.5
Capablanca, J.R. - Marshall, F.J. 1909         (f)     15   -   8
Marshall, F.J. - Showalter, J.W. 1909         (f)     8.5   -   3.5
Marshall, F.J. - Rosenfeld, H. (2) 1910         (f)     5.5   -   1.5
Marshall, F.J. - Taft, J.H. 1910         (f)     3   -   2
Marshall, F.J. - Capablanca, J.R. 1910         (f)     3.5   -   2.5
Marshall, F.J. - Colman, E.E. 1911         (f)     2   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Esser, J.F.S. 1911         (f)     3   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Leonhardt, P.S. 1911         (f)     4   -   3
Kostic, B. - Marshall, F.J. 1911         (f)     2   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Speijer, A. 1912         (f)     1   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Crakanthorp, S. 1912         (f)     2   -   1
Marshall, F.J. - Janowsky, D.M. 1912         (f)     7   -   3
Marshall, F.J. - Duras, O. 1913         (f)     3.5   -   1.5
Teichmann, R. - Marshall, F.J. 1914         (f)     1.5   -   0.5
Marshall, F.J. - Lovegrove, W.R. 1915         (f)     0.5   -   0.5
Gruer, E.W. - Marshall, F.J. 1915         (f)     1   -   0
Marshall, F.J. - Shipley, W.P. 1915         (c)     3   -   2
Marshall, F.J. - Janowsky, D.M. 1916         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Marshall, F.J. - Lasker, Ed. 1923         (f)     9.5   -   8.5
Alekhine, A.A. - Marshall, F.J. 1929         (f)     1   -   0

Tournament data

Montreal 1893 (1)     Montreal Club Handicap Tournament     19  /  24      odds player in pawn and two moves class
  Marshall, F.J. - Babson, J.N.     2.5 - 0.5          Babson, J.N. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Montreal 1893 (2)     1st Montreal Club Championship     11  /  18
Quebec 1893 (2)     Montreal - Quebec Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Thomson, H.S.     2 - 0    
Montreal 1894     21st Canadian Championship     7  /  14
Montreal 1895 (1)     Montreal Club Handicap Tournament     12  /  20      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Montreal 1895 (2)     Central Club - Heather Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Kirkham, E.B.     1 - 0    
Montreal 1895 (3)     Montreal Club - Central Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Short, R.     1 - 0    
Montreal 1895 (4)     Central Club - Saint Denis Club    
  Marshall, F.J. - Pelletier, J.     1 - 0    
New York 1896 (1)     18th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - General Tournament     1.5  /  3
New York 1897 (2)     19th New York State Chess Association Meeting - General Tournament     1.5  /  3
New York 1897 (3)     Brooklyn Club Championship     6.5  /  10
New York 1898 (1)     20th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - Championship     2.5  /  4
New York 1898 (2)     Brooklyn Club Championship     10  /  11
  Marshall, F.J. - Napier, W.E.     2 - 1    
Lake Keuka 1898     Pennsylvania State Chess Association - New York State Chess Association Match     1.5  /  7
New York 1899 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     10.5  /  18
New York 1899 (2)     New York State Championship     2.5  /  4
London, England and New York 1899 (1)     4th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Wainwright, G.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1899 (2)     London Minor Tournament     8.5  /  11
Saratoga Springs 1899     New York State Chess Association - Pennsylvania State Chess Association Tournament     4.5  /  7
New York 1899 (3)     Manhattan Club Championship     6  /  10
New York 1900 (2)     New York State Championship     3  /  4
  Marshall, F.J. - Baird, D.G.     1 - 0    
Paris 1900     Paris International Tournament     13.5  /  19
Murray Isle, Thousand Islands 1900 (1)     New York State Chess Association Midsummer Meeting - Master class     4.5  /  6
New York 1900 (5)     Manhattan Club Tournament     2.5  /  10
New York 1901 (1)     Brooklyn Club Championship     6.5  /  8
New York 1901 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     5.5  /  7
Monte Carlo 1901     Monte Carlo Tournament     8  /  19
London, England and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Ward, W.     0 - 1    
Philadelphia 1901 (3)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Martinez, C.S.     0.5 - 0.5    
Buffalo 1901     New York State Chess Association Tournament     2.5  /  10
New York 1901 (5)     Manhattan Club Championship     7.5  /  9
Monte Carlo 1902     Monte Carlo International Tournament     12  /  21
London, England and New York 1902     7th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Atkins, H.E.     0 - 1    
Hanover 1902 (1)     13th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     8  /  17
Monte Carlo 1903     Monte Carlo Tournament     12  /  26
London, England and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Atkins, H.E.     1 - 0    
Vienna 1903 (1)     King's Gambit Accepted Tournament     11.5  /  18
Monte Carlo 1904 (1)     Monte Carlo Tournament     6.5  /  10
Monte Carlo 1904 (2)     Rice Gambit Tournament     6  /  10
Cambridge Springs 1904     Cambridge Springs Tournament     13  /  15
New York 1904 (2)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Pillsbury, H.N.     0 - 1    
New York 1904 (3)     Brooklyn Club Team Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Teichmann, R.     0 - 1    
Sylvan Beach 1904 (2)     17th New York State Chess Association - Rice Trophy Competition     6  /  6
Saint Louis 1904 (1)     7th American Chess Congress - Major Tournament     9.5  /  11
Ostend 1905 (1)     Ostend Tournament     12.5  /  26
Ostend 1905 (2)     Ostend Supplemental Tournament     1.5  /  3
Scheveningen 1905 (1)     4th Netherland Chess Federation International Tournament - Meisterturnier     11.5  /  13
Barmen 1905 (1)     Barmen Tournament - Meisterturnier A     10  /  15
New York 1906 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     9  /  12
New York 1906 (2)     28th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - New York State Championship     1.5  /  3
Ostend 1906 (2)     Ostend Tournament - First Stage, Section C - Section D     6  /  9
Ostend 1906 (3)     Ostend Tournament - Second Stage, Section A - Section C     4  /  6
Ostend 1906 (6)     Ostend Tournament - Third Stage, Section B - Section C     1.5  /  4
Ostend 1906 (9)     Ostend Tournament - Fourth Stage, Section C     1.5  /  3
Ostend 1906 (11)     Ostend Tournament - Fifth Stage     3.5  /  8
Nuremberg 1906 (1)     15th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     12.5  /  16
New York 1906 (10)     20th Brooklyn Club Championship     6  /  8
London, England and New York 1907 (1)     9th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Burn, A.     0.5 - 0.5    
Ostend 1907 (2)     Ostend Grandmaster Tournament     11.5  /  20
Paris 1907     Union Amicale des Amateurs de la Régence Tournament     6  /  7
  Marshall, F.J. - Antoniadi, E.M.     2 - 1    
Carlsbad 1907     Carlsbad Tournament     10  /  20
Vienna 1908     Vienna Tournament     10  /  19
Prague 1908 (1)     Prague Master Tournament     11  /  19
Dusseldorf 1908 (1)     16th German Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     11.5  /  15
Lodz 1908 (2)     Dreikampf     8  /  16
Newark 1909 (1)     Brooklyn Club - Rice Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Finn, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Blackburne, J.H.     1 - 0    
Bath Beach, Brooklyn 1909     22nd New York State Chess Association Championship     3.5  /  5
London, England and New York 1910     12th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Blackburne, J.H.     1 - 0    
Hamburg 1910 (1)     17th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     10.5  /  17
New York 1911 (1)     New York Tournament     10  /  12
San Sebastian 1911 (1)     San Sebastian Master Tournament     8.5  /  14
London, England and New York 1911     13th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Burn, A.     0 - 1    
Carlsbad 1911     Carlsbad Tournament     15.5  /  25
Amsterdam 1911     Amsterdam Tournament     2.5  /  3
San Sebastian 1912 (1)     San Sebastian Tournament     9.5  /  19
Pistyan 1912     Pistyan Tournament     10.5  /  17
Budapest 1912 (1)     Budapest Queen's Gambit Declined Tournament     3  /  5
Breslau 1912 (1)     18th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     9.5  /  17
Hastings or Tunbridge Wells (?) 1912     Hastings - Tunbridge Wells Friendly Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Watt, J.A.     1 - 0    
New York 1913 (1)     New York Tournament     10.5  /  13
Havana 1913     Havana Tournament     10.5  /  14
Philadelphia 1913     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Shipley, W.P.     1 - 0    
New York 1913 (3)     New York Tournament     5  /  6
New York 1914 (3)     36th New York State Chess Association Midwinter Meeting - New York State Championship     3  /  4
Saint Petersburg 1914 (2)     Saint Petersburg Tournament - Preliminary     6  /  10
Saint Petersburg 1914 (3)     Saint Petersburg Tournament - Final     2  /  8
Paris 1914 (3)     Paris Tournament     2.5  /  3
Mannheim 1914 (1)     19th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     7  /  11
New York 1915 (6)     New York Tournament     12  /  14
Atlantic City 1915     Impromptu Three-Cornered Tourney     3  /  4
New York 1918 (8)     New York Tournament     7  /  12
New York 1919 (1)     Marshall's Chess Club - Brooklyn Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Schroeder, M. (1)     1 - 0    
Atlantic City 1920     Atlantic City Tournament     7.5  /  10
New York 1921 (1)     Marshall Club - Progressive Club Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Kupchik, A.     0 - 1    
Chicago 1921     Triangular Tournament     3  /  4
Atlantic City 1921 (1)     8th American Chess Congress - Open Masters Tournament     6  /  11
New York 1921 (3)     Greco Counter Gambit Tournament     4  /  6
New York 1922 (6)     Marshall Club Theme Tournament     6.5  /  7
Lake Hopatcong 1923     9th American Chess Congress     10.5  /  13
New York 1923 (5)     Dimock Theme Tournament     8.5  /  10
New York 1924 (1)     New York Tournament     11  /  20
New York 1924 (2)     Dimock Theme Tournament     10.5  /  12
Baden-Baden 1925     Baden-Baden Tournament     12.5  /  20
Marienbad 1925     Marienbad Tournament     10  /  15
Moscow 1925 (3)     Moscow Tournament     12.5  /  20
New York 1925 (1)     Dimock Theme Tournament     0.5  /  2
New York 1926 (1)     Dimock Tournament     4.5  /  6
Lake Hopatcong 1926     Pan-American Tournament     3  /  8
Chicago 1926     27th Western Chess Association Tournament - Master Tournament     8.5  /  12
New York 1927 (2)     New York Tournament     6  /  20
London, England 1927 (8)     British Empire Club Master Tournament     7.5  /  11
London, England and New York 1927     London - New York Insull Trophy Cable Match    
  Marshall, F.J. - Yates, F.D.     0.5 - 0.5    
Kissingen 1928     11th Bavarian Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     5  /  11
Brno 1928     Brno Tournament     5  /  9
Budapest 1928 (2)     Budapest Tournament     6  /  9
Berlin 1928 (6)     Berlin Tournament     4.5  /  12
Hastings 1929 (1)     9th Hastings Christmans Congress - Premier Tournament     6  /  9
Bradley Beach 1929     Bradley Beach Tournament     4.5  /  9
Carlsbad 1929     Carlsbad Tournament     9  /  21
Hamburg 1930 (1)     3rd Olympiad     12.5  /  17
Liege 1930 (1)     Liege Tournament     4.5  /  11


Player information updated: 17 Jun. 2020