Burke, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1885  208  2213 (88) 7
1886  210  2213 (91) 0
1887  216  2213 (94) 2
1888  220  2205 (100) 0
1889  228  2196 (106) 0
1890  257  2188 (111) 0
1891  275  2180 (116) 0
1892  299  2172 (120) 0
1893  304  2164 (123) 0
1894  318  2156 (127) 0
1895  339  2147 (129) 0
1896  345  2139 (132) 0
1897  365  2131 (134) 0
1898  393  2123 (136) 0
1899  415  2115 (138) 0
1900  439  2107 (140) 0
1901  473  2099 (141) 0
1902  511  2090 (143) 0
1903  533  2082 (144) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Burke, James  
Born:
Died:
 
References
Books
   Davies, Samuel Lipschütz, page 18
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 119
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 364
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. VII, page 148
Periodicals
   [DCJ], no. 70, Jan. 1876, page 38, 49
   [SoT], 20 Nov. 1875

Tournament data

New York 1885 (2)     New York Club Championship     8  /  12
New York 1885 (3)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Burke, J. - Hanham, J.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1885 (4)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Burke, J. - Hanham, J.M.     0 - 1    
New York 1887 (2)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Burke, J. - Ettlinger, A.K.     1.5 - 0.5    
Philadelphia or New York (?) 1903     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Burke, J. - Reed, W.F.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 30 Jul. 2023