Cotton, Helena




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1911  947  1695 (140) 2
1912  877  1699 (137) 0
1913  881  1704 (134) 0
1914  802  1708 (131) 0
1915  735  1712 (128) 0
1916  729  1717 (124) 0
1917  741  1721 (120) 0
1918  737  1726 (116) 0
1919  726  1730 (111) 0
1920  832  1734 (105) 0
1921  838  1739 (99) 0
1922  769  1743 (91) 0
1923  821  1748 (83) 0
1924  895  1752 (72) 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