Mills, Daniel




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1882  135  2259 (50) 17
1883  181  2227 (45) 10
1884  196  2228 (42) 13
1885  176  2252 (35) 38
1886  133  2299 (36) 25
1887  111  2333 (35) 48
1888  109  2333 (46) 7
1889  107  2335 (52) 1
1890  105  2347 (52) 12
1891  107  2349 (57) 0
1892  107  2351 (58) 11
1893  100  2361 (60) 6
1894  94  2373 (61) 1
1895  79  2384 (59) 8
1896  78  2391 (59) 6
1897  83  2377 (59) 11
1898  91  2363 (60) 1
1899  113  2342 (59) 8
1900  126  2331 (58) 9
1901  153  2306 (60) 10
1902  186  2279 (67) 6
1903  208  2268 (77) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Mills, Daniel Yarnton  
Born: 29 Aug. 1849
Died: 18 Dec. 1904
 
Notes:
Sergeant says he died on 18 Dec. 1904 at age 56, but Gaige gives his birth date as 29 Aug. 1849, so He was 55 when he died.
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 61
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 167, 965
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 283
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 200
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 187, 329, 578
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 200
   Hilbert, Napier, page 175, 239
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 213, 245
   Zavatarelli, Gloomy Fate of Arthur Towle Marriott, page 73
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1882: D. Y. Mills in Bradford]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: D. Y. Mills in Bradford]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: D. Y. Mills in Sheffield]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Daniel Yarnton Mills]
   McGowan, Alan.  [Daniel Yarnton Mills]
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1895]
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1896]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Mills, D.Y. - Leather, R.K. 1887         (f)     5   -   1

Tournament data

Leeds 1882 (3)     Leeds - Halifax Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Waight, H.H.     1 - 0    
Leeds 1882 (4)     Leeds - Hull Church Institute Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Philip, R.H.     2 - 0    
Manchester 1882 (1)     12th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I     5.5  /  9
Ilkley 1882 (2)     Leeds - Ilkley Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Wainwright, G.E.     0.5 - 1.5    
Leeds 1882 (5)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Knoth, A.     2 - 0    
Leeds 1882 (6)     Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Phillips, F.E.     1 - 0    
Halifax 1882     Leeds - Halifax Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Waight, H.H.     2 - 0    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Owen, J.     0 - 1    
Nottingham 1883 (3)     Nottingham - Grimsby Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Marriott, A.T.     0 - 1    
Bath 1883     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Burt, J.N. (1)     0 - 2    
Birmingham 1883 (2)     13th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Section B     3  /  6
London, England 1884 (7)     Saint George's Club - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Lewis, F.H.     1 - 0    
Glasgow 1884     1st Scottish Championship     4.5  /  9
Bradford 1884 (5)     Bradford Meeting - Section I (Class A)    
  Mills, D.Y. - Padgett, H.C.     1 - 0    
  Mills, D.Y. - Hall, J.E.     1 - 0    
  Mills, D.Y. - Macmaster, R.M.     1 - 0    
London, England 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Pierce, W.T.     2 - 0    
Bristol 1885     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Burt, J.N. (1)     1 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Pierce, W.T.     1 - 1    
London, England 1885 (6)     British Chess Association - Ruskin Prize Tournament     3.5  /  6
London, England 1885 (7)     British Chess Association Tournament     5.5  /  15
Edinburgh 1885     2nd Scottish Championship     9.5  /  11
Bath 1886     Bath - Bristol and Clifton Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Thorold, E.     0 - 1    
Paris 1886 (2)     British Chess Club - Paris Cercle des Echecs Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Chaseray, C.E.     1 - 0    
London, England 1886 (7)     2nd British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship Tourney     11  /  18
London, England 1886 (9)     British Chess Club 2nd Class Tourney     4  /  5
London, England 1887 (3)     British Chess Club Handicap     9.5  /  14      odds player in two moves class
Edinburgh 1887     4th Scottish Championship     6.5  /  8
Stamford 1887 (1)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division I     4  /  6
  Mills, D.Y. - Thorold, E.     0 - 1    
Stamford 1887 (3)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Mills, D.Y. - Chambers, J.D.     1 - 0          Mills, D.Y. gave odds of the move
  Mills, D.Y. - Bird, H.E.     0 - 1          Bird, H.E. gave odds of the move
London, England 1887 (5)     3rd British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship, Section A     5  /  7
  Mills, D.Y. - Cathcart, P.H.     1.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1887 (7)     3rd British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship Final     1  /  3
Glasgow 1888 (2)     5th Scottish Championship     4  /  6
Manchester 1888     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Cairns, J.C.     1 - 0    
Liverpool 1889 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Burn, A.     0 - 1    
London, England 1890 (3)     British Chess Club - Manchester Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Guest, A.A.G.     1 - 0    
Manchester 1890 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Burn, A.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1890 (3)     6th British Chess Association Tournament - Amateur Championship     9  /  11
Edinburgh 1892     9th Scottish Championship     9.5  /  11
Dundee 1893     10th Scottish Championship     5  /  6
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Kaizer, M.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1895     British Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Baird, D.G.     0.5 - 0.5    
Edinburgh 1895 (1)     12th Scottish Championship     6.5  /  7
London, England and New York 1896     1st Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Dundee 1896     13th Scottish Championship     5  /  5
London, England and New York 1897     2nd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Hymes, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Glasgow 1897     14th Scottish Championship     9  /  10
London, England and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Delmar, E. (1)     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1899 (1)     4th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Hymes, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Stirling 1899     16th Scottish Championship     5.5  /  7
London, England and New York 1900     5th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Hymes, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Dundee 1900     17th Scottish Championship     5  /  6
  Mills, D.Y. - Macdonald, R.C.     2 - 0    
London, England and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Glasgow 1901 (1)     Scotland - North of England Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Marriott, A.R.     1 - 0    
Glasgow 1901 (2)     18th Scottish Championship     6  /  7
  Mills, D.Y. - Macdonald, R.C.     0 - 1    
London, England and New York 1902     7th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Hymes, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Perth, Scotland 1902     19th Scottish Championship     3  /  5
London, England and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Mills, D.Y. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 30 Dec. 2020