Houlding, Mary




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1905  753  1898 (65) 11
1906  766  1887 (59) 11
1907  798  1870 (57) 11
1908  807  1834 (56) 11
1909  879  1849 (56) 11
1910  816  1878 (57) 11
1911  883  1866 (61) 0
1912  837  1854 (58) 11
1913  845  1838 (58) 11
1914  766  1847 (63) 9
1915  718  1831 (70) 0
1916  722  1816 (74) 0
1917  738  1800 (76) 0
1918  748  1785 (76) 0
1919  741  1770 (74) 0
1920  842  1754 (69) 0
1921  866  1739 (61) 11
1922  795  1741 (61) 0
1923  845  1743 (56) 11
1924  925  1742 (55) 11
1925  853  1743 (57) 11
1926  844  1740 (63) 0
1927  793  1737 (65) 0
1928  780  1734 (61) 11
1929  626  1727 (65) 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


Player information updated: 30 Dec. 2020