White, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  167  2136 (95) 5
1867  162  2144 (95) 2
1868  158  2146 (96) 0
1869  161  2148 (96) 0
1870  163  2150 (96) 0
1871  159  2151 (95) 0
1872  164  2153 (92) 0
1873  169  2155 (89) 0
1874  164  2157 (85) 3
1875  168  2159 (84) 2
1876  183  2146 (85) 1
1877  186  2134 (86) 1
1878  206  2117 (86) 0
1879  223  2101 (85) 1
1880  255  2087 (83) 0
1881  300  2074 (80) 1
1882  328  2065 (76) 3
1883  370  2067 (75) 0
1884  381  2068 (71) 4
1885  385  2071 (71) 0
1886  367  2074 (69) 9
1887  408  2054 (78) 1
1888  418  2041 (86) 0
1889  440  2027 (93) 0
1890  475  2014 (98) 0
1891  510  2001 (103) 0
1892  553  1987 (107) 0
1893  586  1974 (111) 1
1894  608  1959 (115) 0
1895  615  1945 (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, no. 10, Aug. 1873, page 314
   [CPQC], vol. 2, no. 7, Feb. 1871, page 217
   [CW], vol. 2, no. 3, May 1866, page 87
   [CW], vol. 3, no. 2, Apr. 1867, page 61, 64
   [CW], vol. 4, no. 1, Apr. 1868, page 32
   [Era], vol. 29, no. 1493, 5 May 1867, page 6
   [Era], vol. 29, no. 1496, 26 May 1867, page 7
   [HCM], vol. 1, no. 10, July 1873, page 206
   [ILN], vol. 64, no. 1815, 6 June 1874, page 547
   [LeM], vol. 121, no. 14369, 28 Apr. 1884, page 7
   [LeM], no. 14685, 2 May 1885, page 7
   [WP], vol. 2, no. 11, 1 Mar. 1870, page 174
   [WP], vol. 2, no. 12, 1 Apr. 1870, page 190
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 29, 1 Sep. 1870, page 71
   [WP], vol. 5, no. 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