White, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  163  2141 (95) 5
1867  156  2149 (95) 2
1868  153  2151 (96) 0
1869  154  2153 (96) 0
1870  160  2154 (96) 0
1871  153  2156 (95) 0
1872  161  2158 (93) 0
1873  166  2160 (89) 0
1874  163  2161 (85) 3
1875  167  2164 (84) 2
1876  183  2151 (85) 1
1877  185  2139 (86) 1
1878  199  2122 (86) 0
1879  223  2106 (86) 1
1880  253  2092 (84) 0
1881  297  2079 (80) 1
1882  320  2070 (77) 3
1883  354  2071 (75) 0
1884  365  2072 (71) 4
1885  376  2076 (71) 0
1886  361  2079 (69) 9
1887  400  2059 (78) 1
1888  409  2045 (86) 0
1889  426  2032 (93) 0
1890  465  2018 (98) 0
1891  498  2005 (103) 0
1892  544  1992 (107) 0
1893  571  1978 (111) 1
1894  599  1963 (115) 0
1895  588  1948 (119) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: White, James  
Born: 20 June 1835
Died: 17 Jan. 1907
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 971
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 462
   Harding, Correspondence Chess, page 84
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 104, 262, 553, 582
   NDCA, Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Meeting, page 3, 4
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 14
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, Aug. 1873, page 314
   [CPQC], vol. 2, Feb. 1871, page 217
   [CW], vol. 2, May 1866, page 87
   [CW], vol. 3, Apr. 1867, page 61, 64
   [CW], vol. 4, Apr. 1868, page 32
   [Era], vol. 29, 5 May 1867, page 6
   [Era], vol. 29, 26 May 1867, page 7
   [HCM], vol. 1, July 1873, page 206
   [ILN], vol. 64, 6 June 1874, page 547
   [LeM], vol. 121, 28 Apr. 1884, page 7
   [LeM], 2 May 1885, page 7
   [WP], vol. 2, 1 Mar. 1870, page 174
   [WP], vol. 2, 1 Apr. 1870, page 190
   [WP], vol. 3, 1 Sep. 1870, page 71
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 Sep. 1872, page 65
   [YP], 20 Dec. 1897
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - James White]

Tournament data

Newcastle 1866 (4)     1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament B2    
  White, Ja. - Clay, W.     0 - 1    
Newcastle 1866 (6)     1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament D    
  White, Ja. - Semple, T.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Taylor, G.H. (1)     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Stokoe, T.Y.     0.5 - 1.5    
North Shields 1867 (4)     Northumberland and Durham Chess Association - Tourney C    
  White, Ja. - Semple, T.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Punshon, R.     1 - 0    
Bradford 1874 (1)     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Petty, J.     2 - 0    
Huddersfield 1874     Wakefield - Leeds Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Young, J.W. (2)     0 - 1    
Sheffield 1875 (2)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - 2nd Class    
  White, Ja. - Cockman, A.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Stokoe, T.Y.     1 - 0    
Bradford 1876     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Braithwaite, W.     1 - 0    
Leeds 1877     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Petty, J.     1 - 0    
Leeds 1879     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Jones, D.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1881 (2)     Manchester Athenaeum - Leeds Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Jones, H. (1)     0 - 1    
Leeds 1882 (3)     Leeds - Halifax Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Sutcliffe, J.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1882 (4)     Leeds - Hull Church Institute Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Freeborough, E.     1.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1884 (1)     Leeds Club - Midland Railway Institute Club Match    
  White, Ja. - Phillips, F.E.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1884 (4)     West Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting - Class I    
  White, Ja. - Mallett, G.E.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Stokoe, T.Y.     1 - 0    
Bradford 1884 (12)     Bradford Meeting - Section VIII (Class A)    
  White, Ja. - Shepherd, F.C.     0 - 1    
Leeds 1886     Wakefield - Leeds Woodhouse Cup Match    
  White, Ja. - Scholefield, W.R.     1 - 1    
Bradford 1886 (2)     Leeds - Bradford Woodhouse Cup Match    
  White, Ja. - Padgett, H.C.     1 - 0    
Sheffield 1886 (1)     Sheffield and District - Leeds Woodhouse Cup Match    
  White, Ja. - Davy, He.     1.5 - 0.5    
Bradford 1886 (7)     1st Yorkshire County Chess Club Meeting - Class A    
  White, Ja. - Schott, G.A.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Common, A.W.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Hall, J.E.     1 - 0    
  White, Ja. - Whitley, P.     0 - 1    
Bradford 1887 (2)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  White, Ja. - Hodgson, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  White, Ja. - Kup, A.P.C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Halifax 1895     10th Yorkshire County Chess Club Meeting - Class A    
  White, Ja. - Croft, C.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 May 2020