Tait, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  272  1948 (125) 2
1871  276  1948 (124) 1
1872  276  1951 (125) 0
1873  296  1954 (126) 0
1874  289  1957 (126) 0
1875  291  1959 (126) 1
1876  321  1948 (129) 0
1877  319  1938 (132) 0
1878  333  1927 (134) 0
1879  346  1916 (136) 0
1880  368  1905 (138) 0
1881  421  1895 (139) 0
1882  485  1884 (141) 0
1883  553  1873 (142) 0
1884  622  1862 (143) 0
1885  610  1851 (144) 0
1886  615  1841 (144) 0
1887  595  1830 (145) 0
1888  577  1819 (145) 0
1889  582  1808 (146) 1
1890  600  1801 (147) 0
1891  620  1793 (149) 1
1892  659  1786 (152) 0
1893  684  1780 (155) 0
1894  694  1773 (157) 0
1895  682  1767 (160) 0
1896  688  1761 (162) 0
1897  670  1754 (165) 0
1898  658  1748 (167) 0
1899  657  1741 (169) 0
1900  669  1735 (171) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Tait, William  
Born: 1844
Died: 23 Mar. 1914
 
Notes:
Gaige has birth date between 25-03-1844 and 24-03-1845.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 970
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 418
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 54, 10 Apr. 1869, page 371
   [ILN], vol. 56, 9 Apr. 1870, page 387
   [ILN], vol. 58, 3 June 1871, page 555
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 June 1871, page 19
Web
   McGowan, Alan.  [Scottish Championship 1895]

Tournament data

Glasgow 1870     Glasgow Club - Athenaeum Club Match    
  Tait, W. - Hunter, A.     1 - 1    
Edinburgh 1871     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Tait, W. - Walker, W.N.     0 - 1    
Glasgow 1875 (1)     6th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Scotland - England Match    
  Tait, W. - Coker, J.     1 - 0    
Liverpool 1889 (1)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Tait, W. - Howard, F.C.     0 - 1    
Glasgow 1891 (2)     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Tait, W. - Rutherford, W.W.     0 - 1    
Glasgow 1900     Glasgow - Liverpool Club Match    
  Tait, W. - Edge, F.T.     0.5 - 0.5