Ryall, Isaac




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  319  2003 (116) 3
1873  332  2002 (115) 3
1874  363  1992 (119) 0
1875  395  1981 (122) 0
1876  398  1970 (125) 0
1877  387  1960 (128) 0
1878  404  1949 (130) 0
1879  407  1939 (132) 0
1880  440  1928 (134) 0
1881  517  1917 (135) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Ryall, Isaac  
   Also known as: Dr. Isaac Ryall
Born: 1830
Died: 20 Jan. 1901
 
Notes:
The Westminster Papers of 1 Dec. 1872 (vol.5, p.112) has 'Dr. Ryall Hamilton, of Toronto', which must refer to Dr. Isaac Ryall.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 366
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 33
Periodicals
   [CIN], vol. 6, no. 14, 5 Oct. 1872, page 211
   [CIN], vol. 7, no. 1, 4 Jan. 1873, page 14
   [DCJ], vol. 8, no. 64, June 1875, page 299
   [ILN], vol. 61, no. 1734, 30 Nov. 1872, page 527
   [TG], vol. 29, no. 29, 2 Feb. 1872, page 3
   [TG], vol. 29, no. 233, 4 Oct. 1872, page 4
   [TG], vol. 30, no. 120, 19 May 1873, page 4
   [TG], vol. 30, no. 124, 23 May 1873, page 4
   [WP], vol. 5, no. 8, 2 Dec. 1872, page 112
Web
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: Isaac Ryall]
   Harding, Tim.  [Chess Books for Christmas], page 12
   Wright, Stephen.  [Early Canadian Championships]

Tournament data

Hamilton and Toronto 1872     Hamilton - Toronto Telegraph Match    
  Ryall, I. - Gordon, J.H.     0 - 1    
Hamilton and Saint Catherines 1872     Hamilton - St. Catherine's Telegraph Match    
  Ryall, I. - Groves, G.A.     1 - 0    
Hamilton 1872 (2)     1st Canadian Chess Association Congress    
  Ryall, I. - Henderson, John     1 - 0    
Hamilton and Seaforth 1873     Hamilton - Seaforth (Telegraph?) Match    
  Ryall, I. - Hayes, F.     1 - 0    
Toronto 1873     2nd Canadian Chess Association Congress    
  Ryall, I. - Russell, J.A.     1 - 0    
  Ryall, I. - Young, Jo. (1)     1 - 0    
  Ryall, I. - Jackson, G.E.     0 - 1    
  Ryall, I. - Mackay, W.F.     0 - 1    
Toronto 1881     Toronto - Hamilton Club Match    
  Ryall, I. - Northcote, H.     0 - 2    


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022