Kidson, Henry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  224  2073 (92) 5
1867  206  2080 (91) 0
1868  212  2088 (88) 0
1869  210  2095 (85) 0
1870  214  2102 (80) 0
1871  222  2110 (74) 4
1872  218  2115 (73) 3
1873  237  2098 (75) 0
1874  263  2082 (75) 3
1875  290  2063 (78) 2
1876  319  2040 (81) 0
1877  326  2017 (82) 3
1878  329  2016 (87) 0
1879  335  2015 (92) 0
1880  362  2014 (95) 0
1881  398  2013 (97) 1
1882  430  2001 (101) 0
1883  493  1990 (104) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Kidson, Henry Edwin  
Born: 6 Sep. 1832
Died: 24 Mar. 1910
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 57, 77, 78, 81, 83
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 64, 962
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 212
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 232
Periodicals
   [CLCM], vol. 2, no. 1, Feb. 1875, page 31
   [CPC], vol. 2, no. 2, Feb. 1854, page 62
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 9, Sep. 1866, page 280
   [CPQC], vol. 1, no. 3, 18 July 1868, page 89
   [ILN], vol. 66, no. 1851, 30 Jan. 1875, page 115
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 11, 1 Mar. 1872, page 195
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1865: 1st Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Henry Edwin Kidson]

Tournament data

Redcar 1866 (2)     North Yorkshire and Durham Chess Association - 2nd Class Tournament     8  /  11
Bradford 1871     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Stokoe, T.Y.     1 - 1    
Manchester 1871     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Bode, C.H.     1 - 1    
Liverpool 1872 (1)     Liverpool Club Handicap     2  /  3      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Liverpool 1874     Liverpool Club Handicap     1  /  3      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Liverpool 1875     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Tarrant, S.T.     1 - 1    
Liverpool 1877 (1)     Liverpool Club Tournament     0.5  /  3      odds player in a knight class
Manchester 1881 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Heap, H. (2)     1 - 0    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Kidson, H.E. - Hussey, E.B.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022