Cotton, Helena




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1911  833  1685 (140) 2
1912  783  1690 (138) 0
1913  748  1694 (135) 0
1914  705  1698 (132) 0
1915  645  1702 (128) 0
1916  639  1706 (125) 0
1917  645  1710 (121) 0
1918  650  1714 (116) 0
1919  645  1718 (111) 0
1920  731  1722 (105) 0
1921  783  1727 (99) 0
1922  714  1731 (92) 0
1923  760  1735 (83) 0
1924  835  1739 (73) 18

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Cotton, Charlotte Helena Minchin  
   Also known as: Miss Helene Cotton; Charlotte Helena Minchin Cotton
Born: 1875
Died: 9 Jan. 1929
 
Notes:
Some sources have 'Miss Selma Cotton' at San Remo 1911, but Winter's Chess Note 11111 makes it clear that this was Helena Cotton.
 
References
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 28, Sep. 1908, page 376
Web
   Winter, Edward.  [Chess and Women]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 11101. Miss Cotton]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 11107. Miss Cotton]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 11111. Miss Cotton]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4838. 'Unofficial European women's champion']
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 6627. San Remo, 1911]

Tournament data

San Remo 1911 (2)     San Remo Ladies' Tournament     6  /  7
Merano 1924 (2)     Merano Women's Tournament     5.5  /  7
Southport 1924 (3)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Ladies' Championship     3.5  /  11


Player information updated: 16 Dec. 2018