Myers, William


Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1856  179  1609 (193) 2
1857  195  1610 (192) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Myers, William Collett  
Born: 7 Nov. 1812
Died: 25 Jan. 1896
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Myer' in the 25 May 1856 issue of the Era (p.12) and 'Mayers' in the 6 Jul. 1856 issue (p.5).
 
References
Books
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 12
Periodicals
   [BLL], 1 Aug. 1868, page 10
   [CPC], vol. 1, June 1859, page 190
   [CPM], vol. 2, July 1864, page 205
   [CPM], vol. 1, June 1865, page 183
   [CPM], vol. 3, 1 July 1867, page 217
   [CPQC], vol. 1, Feb. 1868, page 27
   [CPQC], vol. 1, 18 July 1868, page 90
   [CW], vol. 2, July 1866, page 156
   [CW], vol. 3, July 1867, page 145
   [Era], vol. 18, 25 May 1856, page 12
   [Era], vol. 18, 6 July 1856, page 5
   [Era], vol. 27, 4 June 1865, page 6
   [HCWYA], 1 June 1867, page 5
   [ILN], vol. 30, 20 June 1857, page 616
   [ILN], vol. 44, 11 June 1864, page 579
   [ILN], vol. 48, 9 June 1866, page 571
   [ILN], vol. 54, 12 June 1869, page 603
   [ILN], vol. 56, 11 June 1870, page 619
   [ILN], vol. 64, 6 June 1874, page 547
   [Reg], vol. 2, July 1850, page 194
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1863: WYCA 8th Annual Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1866: NYDCA, 2nd Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1868: YCA, 1st Annual Meeting, York]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - William Collett Myers]

Tournament data

Leeds 1856     Leeds - Huddersfield Club Match    
  Myers, W.C. - Taylor, G.H. (1)     0 - 2    
Huddersfield 1857 (2)     Leeds - Huddersfield Club Tournament, Section 4     1  /  3


Player information updated: 21 Sept. 2017