Womersley, Frederick




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1883  334  2083 (96) 2
1884  337  2086 (92) 2
1885  334  2093 (90) 7
1886  335  2087 (96) 0
1887  358  2080 (102) 0
1888  366  2073 (107) 0
1889  373  2067 (112) 0
1890  392  2060 (116) 0
1891  408  2054 (119) 0
1892  436  2047 (122) 0
1893  460  2040 (125) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Womersley, Frederick William  
Born: 1839
Died: 13 Sep. 1911
 
Notes:
Gaige says he died at age 72. Winter gives date of death a 13-09-1911, so he was born in 1838 or 1839.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 469
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 330, 418, 421, 582
   Hilbert, Napier, page 285
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 255
   Winter, Chess Facts and Fables, page 163
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 53
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 3, Apr. 1883, page 145
   [LW], 24 Mar. 1883, page 230
Web
   Winter, Edward.  [Chessplayer Shot Dead in Hastings]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 11290. F.W. Womersley]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4882. Bishop ending]
   Winter, Edward.  [Royal Walkabouts]

Tournament data

Brighton 1883     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Womersley, F.W. - Erskine, H.     1 - 1    
Brighton 1884 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Womersley, F.W. - Heath, E.H.     0.5 - 1.5    
London, England 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Womersley, F.W. - Clarke, G.J.     1 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (1)     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Womersley, F.W. - Wilson, W.V.     1 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Womersley, F.W. - Griffiths, E.P.     0 - 1    
Sussex 1885     Brighton - Rest of Sussex Match    
  Womersley, F.W. - Thomas, D.     2 - 0    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Womersley, F.W. - West, J.S.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 5 May 2020