Beckner, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1913  385  2205 (53) 17
1914  323  2221 (49) 17
1915  285  2233 (52) 0
1916  273  2245 (48) 19
1917  306  2217 (49) 8
1918  290  2226 (49) 11
1919  253  2251 (52) 9
1920  271  2248 (56) 7
1921  303  2233 (62) 10

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Beckner, John Taliaferro  
Born: 20 Sep. 1878
Died: 19 Oct. 1944
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 300
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 29
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 23
Web
   [Memphis Chess History - Chess War 1914]

Tournament data

Chicago 1913     14th Western Chess Association Tournament     9  /  17
Memphis 1914 (1)     15th Western Chess Association Tournament     9.5  /  17
Chicago 1916     17th Western Chess Association Tournament     13.5  /  19
Lexington 1917     18th Western Chess Association Tournament     1  /  8
Chicago 1918     19th Western Chess Association Tournament     3.5  /  11
Cincinnati 1919     20th Western Chess Association Tournament     7.5  /  10
Memphis 1920     21st Western Chess Association Tournament     4.5  /  7
Cleveland 1921     22nd Western Chess Association Tournament     5  /  10


Player information updated: 17 Jun. 2020