Houlding, Mary




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1905  769  1914 (64) 11
1906  787  1903 (58) 11
1907  814  1887 (56) 11
1908  839  1852 (55) 11
1909  902  1868 (55) 11
1910  845  1897 (56) 11
1911  911  1886 (59) 0
1912  878  1876 (57) 11
1913  897  1861 (57) 11
1914  826  1871 (61) 9
1915  769  1856 (69) 0
1916  785  1841 (73) 0
1917  794  1827 (75) 0
1918  820  1812 (75) 0
1919  822  1797 (72) 0
1920  925  1782 (67) 0
1921  994  1768 (59) 11
1922  937  1771 (59) 0
1923  1012  1775 (53) 11
1924  1090  1774 (51) 11
1925  1082  1772 (53) 11
1926  1099  1765 (60) 0
1927  1086  1757 (60) 0
1928  1031  1749 (56) 11
1929  952  1725 (58) 11
1930  974  1685 (66) 0
1931  708  1646 (71) 0
1932  645  1606 (72) 11

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Houlding, Mary Mills  
   Also known as: Mrs. Mary Mills Houlding; née Palmer
Born: May 1850
Died: 19 Feb. 1940
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 180
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 252, 254
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 438
Web
   Sarah.  [The Ladies' Chess Club: Middle Years]
   Saunders, John.  [Chess Snippet No.2 Grace Moore Curling (née Ellis)]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4500. Mrs Houlding]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4512. Mrs Houlding]
   Wright, Stephen.  [Women's Chess in Canada]

Tournament data

Southport 1905 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     8  /  11
Shrewsbury 1906 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     7.5  /  11
London, England 1907 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     8  /  11
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     4  /  11
Scarborough 1909 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     6  /  11
Oxford 1910 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     9  /  11
Richmond 1912 (4)     British Ladies' Championship     7  /  11
Cheltenham 1913 (3)     10th British Chess Federation Congress - British Ladies' Championship     6  /  11
Chester 1914 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     10  /  11
Malvern 1921 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     4.5  /  11
Portsmouth 1923 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     5.5  /  11
Southport 1924 (3)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Ladies' Championship     5  /  11
Stratford-upon-Avon 1925 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     6  /  11
Tenby 1928 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     6.5  /  11
Ramsgate 1929 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     6  /  11
London, England 1932 (8)     British Ladies' Championship     1  /  11


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2021