Barry, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  62  2407 (73) 1
1893  48  2433 (62) 10
1894  44  2438 (62) 0
1895  44  2443 (59) 1
1896  41  2451 (52) 14
1897  34  2465 (59) 1
1898  27  2477 (62) 1
1899  21  2482 (63) 2
1900  28  2467 (65) 1
1901  41  2441 (64) 1
1902  51  2421 (62) 1
1903  66  2404 (59) 2
1904  82  2385 (54) 15
1905  107  2355 (65) 0
1906  147  2325 (73) 0
1907  196  2295 (78) 1
1908  236  2275 (83) 0
1909  278  2255 (87) 1
1910  315  2232 (92) 1
1911  393  2212 (98) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Barry, John Finan  
Born: 12 Dec. 1873
Died: 9 Apr. 1940
 
Notes:
Sarah's Chess Journal web site gives death date 9-04-1933. Gaige gives death date 9-04-1940.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 300
   Forster, Negele and Tischbierek, Emanuel Lasker, Vol.I, page 161, 181
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 25
   Goldman, Carl Schlechter!, page 523
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 420, 571
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 199
   Hilbert, Napier, page 7, 194
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 285
Periodicals
   [ACMa], vol. 3, no. 1, July 1899, page 19
Web
   Sarah.  [Mandarins of the Yellow Buttons]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4563. Cambridge Springs, 1904]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4582. Announcement of mate in 13]

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

Steinitz, W. - Barry, J.F. 1892         (c)     1   -   0      Steinitz, W. gave odds of pawn and move
Pillsbury, H.N. - Barry, J.F. 1893         (f)     5.5   -   4.5
Showalter, J.W. - Barry, J.F. 1896         (f)     9   -   4
Barry, J.F. - Pillsbury, H.N. 1899         (f)     1   -   0
Mieses, J. - Barry, J.F. 1903         (f)     1   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1895 (15)     Brooklyn - New York City Club Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Ettlinger, A.K.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1896     1st Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Tinsley, S.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1897     2nd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Lawrence, T.F.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Caro, H.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1899 (1)     4th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Lawrence, T.F.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1900     5th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Atkins, H.E.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Lee, F.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England and New York 1902     7th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Mason, Ja.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Blackburne, J.H.     1 - 0    
Cambridge Springs 1904     Cambridge Springs Tournament     5  /  15
London, England and New York 1907 (1)     9th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Atkins, H.E.     0 - 1    
London, England and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Lawrence, T.F.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England and New York 1910     12th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Atkins, H.E.     0 - 1    
London, England and New York 1911     13th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Barry, J.F. - Wahltuch, V.L.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 1 Sept. 2022