Thomson, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1881  710  1692 (107) 2
1882  786  1692 (102) 2
1883  845  1706 (102) 0
1884  933  1719 (100) 0
1885  840  1732 (98) 0
1886  834  1745 (95) 0
1887  780  1758 (91) 0
1888  777  1772 (86) 0
1889  741  1785 (80) 10
1890  793  1782 (88) 0
1891  796  1780 (95) 0
1892  836  1778 (102) 0
1893  855  1776 (107) 0
1894  882  1773 (112) 0
1895  888  1771 (116) 0
1896  889  1769 (119) 0
1897  909  1766 (123) 0
1898  891  1764 (125) 0
1899  914  1762 (128) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Thomson, John Graham  
Born: 12 Jan. 1856
Died: 23 Mar. 1932
 
Notes:
Date of birth sent by Alan McGowan (personal communication) from official records.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 424
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 329, 362

Tournament data

Edinburgh 1881     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Thomson, J.G. - Bryden, W.     0.5 - 1.5    
Edinburgh 1882     East and West of Scotland Match    
  Thomson, J.G. - Young, Ja.     0 - 2    
Edinburgh 1889     6th Scottish Championship     4.5  /  10
Dundee 1899     Richardson Cup Team Match    
  Thomson, J.G. - Thoms, H.J.M.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 2 Oct. 2022