Jesty, Edmund




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1918  596  2088 (62) 6
1919  590  2092 (53) 11
1920  570  2126 (53) 0
1921  541  2160 (46) 10
1922  516  2164 (40) 20
1923  537  2173 (42) 11
1924  594  2164 (41) 15
1925  501  2194 (43) 7
1926  409  2233 (37) 22
1927  351  2265 (37) 22
1928  408  2243 (39) 17
1929  469  2215 (44) 14
1930  470  2219 (54) 0
1931  439  2224 (57) 0
1932  409  2228 (55) 15

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jesty, Edmund Tom  
Born: 1885
Died: 23 July 1959
 
Notes:
Full name and birth and death dates sent to me by Gerard Killoran from the National Probate Calendar of 1959 and the Supplement to the London Gazette. Feenstra Kuiper has 'Yesty'; Skinner and Verhoeven have both 'Justy' and 'E. Jesty'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 308
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 327
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 388
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 106
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 498
   Skinner and Verhoeven, Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, page 195, 260, 339
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 123
Periodicals
   [LG], 4 Jan. 1943, page S69

Tournament data

London, England 1918 (1)     28th City of London Club Championship     2  /  6
London, England 1919 (1)     29th City of London Club Championship     2.5  /  11
Broadstairs 1921 (4)     16th Kent County Chess Association Congress - Preliminary Section D     4  /  5
Broadstairs 1921 (7)     16th Kent County Chess Association Congress - Final Section A     2  /  5
London, England 1922 (2)     British Chess Federation Congress - Minor Tournament     4.5  /  11
London, England 1922 (4)     City of London Club Championship     3  /  9
Portsmouth 1923 (3)     16th British Chess Federation Congress - Major Open Tournament     5  /  11
London, England 1924 (2)     City of London Club Championship     4  /  15
Hastings 1925 (4)     5th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Reserves     4  /  7
Hastings 1926 (2)     6th Hastings Christmas Congress - Major Tournament     4.5  /  9
London, England 1926 (5)     36th City of London Club Championship     6.5  /  13
Tunbridge Wells 1927 (2)     21st Kent County Chess Association Congress - Major Tournament     4.5  /  7
London, England 1927 (10)     37th City of London Club Championship     10.5  /  15
London, England 1928 (2)     38th City of London Club Championship     9  /  17
London, England 1929 (3)     39th City of London Club Championship     5.5  /  14
London, England 1932 (11)     42nd City of London Club Championship     9  /  15


Player information updated: 15 Jun. 2021