Houlding, Mary




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1905  759  1893 (64) 11
1906  766  1882 (59) 11
1907  800  1864 (56) 11
1908  809  1828 (56) 11
1909  883  1843 (56) 11
1910  824  1871 (57) 11
1911  890  1859 (60) 0
1912  846  1847 (58) 11
1913  854  1832 (58) 11
1914  784  1841 (62) 9
1915  725  1825 (70) 0
1916  729  1809 (74) 0
1917  745  1793 (76) 0
1918  755  1777 (76) 0
1919  748  1761 (74) 0
1920  850  1745 (69) 0
1921  918  1729 (61) 11
1922  826  1732 (61) 0
1923  863  1734 (55) 11
1924  939  1734 (54) 11
1925  864  1735 (56) 11
1926  857  1732 (63) 0
1927  802  1729 (64) 0
1928  790  1726 (61) 11
1929  630  1719 (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