Morrison, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1909  475  2161 (64) 7
1910  372  2207 (58) 9
1911  348  2227 (58) 0
1912  291  2247 (52) 1
1913  223  2287 (39) 41
1914  193  2297 (45) 18
1915  159  2308 (54) 0
1916  143  2319 (57) 0
1917  120  2331 (54) 0
1918  104  2342 (46) 30
1919  112  2340 (54) 0
1920  120  2337 (57) 0
1921  130  2335 (54) 0
1922  137  2332 (44) 25
1923  139  2335 (45) 13
1924  116  2356 (50) 15
1925  128  2350 (56) 0
1926  147  2344 (55) 12
1927  198  2326 (57) 14
1928  237  2312 (63) 0
1929  262  2298 (65) 0
1930  309  2284 (63) 0
1931  360  2271 (57) 13
1932  471  2232 (59) 11
1933  535  2217 (68) 0
1934  588  2201 (73) 0
1935  651  2186 (76) 0
1936  691  2171 (76) 0
1937  685  2155 (75) 0
1938  712  2140 (72) 0
1939  612  2125 (67) 15

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Morrison, John Stuart  
Born: 7 Dec. 1889
Died: 1 Mar. 1975
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 312
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 332
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1936-1940, page 365
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 291
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 284
   Skinner and Verhoeven, Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, page 213
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 182
Web
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: John Morrison]
   Wright, Stephen.  [Early Canadian Championships]
   [Memphis Chess History - Chess War 1914]

Tournament data

Toronto 1909     27th Canadian Championship     5.5  /  12
Montreal 1910     28th Canadian Championship     7  /  9
Montreal and Toronto 1912     Montreal - Toronto Telegraphic Match    
  Morrison, J.S. - Sawyer, J.     0 - 1    
New York 1913 (1)     New York Tournament     4  /  13
Montreal and Toronto 1913     Montreal - Toronto Telegraphic Match    
  Morrison, J.S. - Sawyer, J.     0 - 1    
Winnipeg 1913     29th Canadian Championship     6  /  7
  Morrison, J.S. - Blake, C.W.     3 - 1    
Chicago 1913     14th Western Chess Association Tournament     13  /  17
Memphis 1914 (1)     15th Western Chess Association Tournament     12.5  /  18
Rochester, New York 1918 (2)     New York State Chess Association - Class A     7  /  7
Chicago 1918     19th Western Chess Association Tournament     7  /  11
New York 1918 (8)     New York Tournament     2  /  12
Montreal 1922     31st Canadian Championship     8.5  /  10
London, England 1922 (1)     British Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     4.5  /  15
Lake Hopatcong 1923     9th American Chess Congress     5  /  13
Hamilton, Ontario 1924     32nd Canadian Championship     14  /  15
Montreal 1926 (2)     33rd Canadian Championship     10.5  /  12
Toronto 1927     34th Canadian Championship     11  /  14
Hamilton, Ontario 1931     36th Canadian Championship     10.5  /  13
Haileybury 1932     37th Canadian Championship     7  /  11
Buenos Aires 1939 (1)     8th Olympiad - Qualifying Group 1     1.5  /  5
Buenos Aires 1939 (7)     8th Olympiad - Final B     5.5  /  10


Player information updated: 8 Dec. 2023