Jones, Stanley




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1884  57  2419 (66) 17
1885  57  2415 (77) 0
1886  57  2411 (86) 0
1887  65  2407 (93) 0
1888  64  2403 (99) 0
1889  63  2399 (105) 0
1890  74  2395 (109) 0
1891  76  2392 (113) 0
1892  72  2388 (117) 0
1893  73  2384 (120) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jones, J. Stanley  
Born: 1844
Died:
 
Notes:
Gilberg has 'Stanley Jones' of the District of Columbia in 1871. Davies has J. Stanley Jones of Colorado in 1893 as does the Brooklyn Daily Standard-Union of 7 Apr. 1894. The Chess Monthly (UK) of Oct. 1884 (p.37) has 'Stanley J. Jones' of Leadville, Colorado, 'late of Washington, D.C.'. The Brooklyn Daily Standard-Union of 7 Apr. 1894 says that he was born 'about 49 years ago' so in 1844 or 1845.
 
References
Books
   Davies, Samuel Lipschütz, page 233
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 89
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. V, page 23, 79
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 31, no. 299, 21 Dec. 1871, page 2
   [BSU], 7 Apr. 1894
   [CML], vol. 6, no. 2, Oct. 1884, page 37
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1739, 21 Jan. 1872, page 14
   [ILN], vol. 60, no. 1688, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [MDR], 2 Oct. 1874
   [SoT], 23 Dec. 1871
   [TFF], 22 Dec. 1871

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Zukertort, J.H. - Jones, J.S. (1) 1884 (1)         (f)     6.5   -   3.5      Zukertort, J.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Zukertort, J.H. - Jones, J.S. (1) 1884 (2)         (f)     0   -   3      Zukertort, J.H. gave odds of pawn and move
Zukertort, J.H. - Jones, J.S. (1) 1884 (3)         (f)     2.5   -   1.5
Jones, J.S. (1) - Lipschutz, S. 1893         (c)     1   -   0


Player information updated: 13 Feb. 2024