Watson, Georgiana




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1897  879  1778 (67) 18
1898  865  1770 (72) 0
1899  893  1763 (76) 0
1900  913  1755 (76) 0
1901  936  1747 (75) 0
1902  935  1739 (72) 0
1903  906  1732 (67) 0
1904  973  1724 (58) 12
1905  993  1737 (55) 10
1906  957  1770 (54) 11
1907  991  1761 (53) 11
1908  987  1744 (54) 11
1909  1099  1728 (55) 11
1910  1043  1719 (58) 11
1911  1097  1693 (67) 0
1912  1067  1667 (72) 0
1913  1083  1641 (75) 0
1914  1007  1616 (75) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Watson, Georgiana  
   Also known as: Miss G. Watson
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Is this the 'Miss Watson' who played in Bath from 1866 to 1871 at least? John Saunders has 'Miss (Georgiana?) Watson' and 'Watson, G(eorgiana?)' and 'Miss Georgiana Watson' in various places.
 
References
Books
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 302
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 331, 421, 552
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 335
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The First Women's International Tournament], page 5
   Sarah.  [The Ladies' Chess Club: Middle Years]
   Saunders, John.  [Chess Snippet No.2 Grace Moore Curling (née Ellis)]
   Saunders, John.  [Tournament: 1st British Championship]
   Saunders, John.  [Tournament: 5th British Championship]

Tournament data

London, England 1897 (3)     1st International Women's Tournament     9.5  /  18
Hastings 1904 (1)     London League - Three Unions Match    
  Watson, Ms. G. - Roe, Ms. A.S.     0 - 1    
Hastings 1904 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     4.5  /  11
Southport 1905 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     3.5  /  10
Shrewsbury 1906 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     7  /  11
London, England 1907 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     5.5  /  11
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     4.5  /  11
Scarborough 1909 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     4  /  11
Oxford 1910 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     5  /  11
Chester 1914 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     4.5  /  11


Player information updated: 3 Apr. 2022