Grierson, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1894  740  1691 (97) 3
1895  738  1684 (91) 1
1896  747  1681 (84) 0
1897  728  1677 (75) 10
1898  706  1700 (72) 12
1899  696  1735 (76) 0
1900  677  1770 (77) 0
1901  686  1806 (75) 0
1902  664  1841 (70) 6
1903  625  1888 (66) 9
1904  677  1887 (64) 15
1905  679  1900 (66) 0
1906  664  1913 (63) 11
1907  661  1927 (61) 19
1908  660  1925 (66) 0
1909  710  1923 (65) 8
1910  674  1943 (65) 13
1911  689  1914 (66) 9
1912  636  1941 (67) 11
1913  605  1957 (67) 13
1914  593  1910 (69) 14
1915  568  1878 (74) 11

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Grierson, John Cresswell  
Born: Nov. 1856
Died: 5 Feb. 1933
 
Notes:
Gaige says born c11-1856.
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 105
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 150
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 212
Periodicals
   [AS], vol. 41, 7 Jan. 1910, page 2
   [NZH], vol. 39, 4 Jan. 1902, page 4
   [NZH], vol. 46, 24 Dec. 1909, page supp.4
   [NZH], vol. 47, 24 Dec. 1910, page supp.4
   [ODT], 5 Jan. 1903, page 3
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [20th New Zealand Championship 1906-7]

Tournament data

Auckland 1894 (1)     Glen Var Club - Ponsonby Club Match    
  Grierson, J.C. - Smith, Li.P.     1 - 0    
Auckland 1894 (2)     Glen Var Club - Ponsonby Club Match    
  Grierson, J.C. - Smith, Li.P.     0 - 1    
Auckland 1894 (3)     Glen Var Club - Ponsonby Club Match    
  Grierson, J.C. - Smith, Li.P.     0 - 1    
Wellington and Auckland 1895     Wellington - Auckland Telegraphic Match    
  Grierson, J.C. - Littlejohn, A.I.     0 - 1    
Christchurch 1897     10th New Zealand Championship     1  /  10
Auckland 1898     11th New Zealand Championship     4  /  12
Auckland 1902     15th New Zealand Championship     2.5  /  6
Dunedin 1903     16th New Zealand Championship     6.5  /  9
Wellington 1904     17th New Zealand Championship     7.5  /  15
Auckland 1906     19th New Zealand Championship     6  /  11
Christchurch 1907     20th New Zealand Championship     10.5  /  19
Dunedin 1909     22nd New Zealand Championship     3.5  /  8
Auckland 1910     23rd New Zealand Championship     8.5  /  11
  Grierson, J.C. - Mason, Jo.     0.5 - 1.5    
Timaru 1911     24th New Zealand Championship     2  /  10
Napier 1912     25th New Zealand Championship     7  /  11
Nelson 1913     26th New Zealand Championship     8.5  /  11
  Grierson, J.C. - Gyles, A.W.     1 - 0    
  Grierson, J.C. - Hicks, E.A.     1 - 0    
Auckland 1914     27th New Zealand Championship     6.5  /  14
Christchurch 1915     28th New Zealand Championship     4.5  /  11


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017