McCarthy, Francis




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1878  283  2066 (112) 3
1879  270  2073 (109) 0
1880  276  2081 (106) 0
1881  300  2088 (102) 0
1882  301  2095 (97) 0
1883  322  2103 (92) 0
1884  339  2110 (85) 0
1885  332  2117 (77) 10
1886  320  2128 (81) 0
1887  316  2138 (84) 0
1888  298  2148 (85) 0
1889  282  2158 (85) 0
1890  288  2168 (84) 0
1891  284  2179 (81) 8
1892  318  2157 (85) 0
1893  347  2136 (88) 1
1894  375  2121 (92) 1
1895  399  2113 (96) 0
1896  404  2105 (100) 0
1897  422  2096 (103) 0
1898  449  2088 (105) 0
1899  477  2080 (106) 0
1900  507  2071 (107) 2
1901  538  2062 (113) 0
1902  568  2054 (118) 0
1903  581  2045 (122) 0
1904  625  2036 (126) 0
1905  660  2027 (130) 0
1906  697  2018 (134) 0
1907  728  2009 (137) 0
1908  737  2000 (140) 0
1909  821  1991 (143) 0
1910  820  1982 (145) 0
1911  867  1974 (148) 0
1912  851  1965 (150) 0
1913  867  1956 (152) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: McCarthy, Francis  
Born: 1858
Died: 19 Oct. 1921
 
Notes:
Gaige gives birth between 20-10-1858 and 19-10-1859. Steve Mann gives 1858. Gaige gives date of death as 19-10-1922, but Steve Mann gives 19-10-1921 (and points out that Gaige cites a 1921 obituary in British Chess Magazine).
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 964
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 275
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 11, no. 9, Sep. 1891, page 406
   [CPC], vol. 9, no. 264, 2 Sep. 1885, page 86
   [WP], vol. 10, no. 11, 1 Mar. 1878, page 193
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Francis McCarthy and Eugene McCarthy]

Tournament data

Birmingham (?) 1878     Dudley and Stourbridge - Birmingham Club Match    
  McCarthy, F. - Michael, A.     1 - 2    
Hereford 1885 (4)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class IIB     6.5  /  10
Oxford 1891 (4)     Counties Chess Association - Class II, Section II     7  /  7
Oxford 1891 (5)     Counties Chess Association - Class II, Section play-offs    
  McCarthy, F. - Gledhill, W.     1 - 0    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  McCarthy, F. - Maas, A.J.     0 - 1    
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  McCarthy, F. - Moore, H.C.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1900 (2)     Lancashire - Warwickshire County Match    
  McCarthy, F. - Lobel, C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1900     Warwickshire - Worcestershire County Match    
  McCarthy, F. - Brown, Frank     0.5 - 0.5    
Rugby 1913     City of London Club - Midland Counties Chess Union Match    
  McCarthy, F. - Griffith, R.C.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 6 Mar. 2021