Houlding, Mary




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1905  858  1898 (63) 11
1906  871  1887 (57) 11
1907  901  1870 (54) 11
1908  934  1836 (53) 11
1909  1012  1853 (53) 11
1910  952  1886 (53) 11
1911  981  1880 (53) 11
1912  980  1865 (53) 11
1913  1008  1848 (54) 11
1914  931  1857 (59) 9
1915  891  1841 (65) 0
1916  889  1826 (68) 0
1917  905  1810 (68) 0
1918  940  1794 (65) 0
1919  957  1779 (57) 10
1920  1048  1771 (57) 0
1921  1134  1763 (52) 11
1922  1133  1775 (49) 11
1923  1265  1769 (49) 11
1924  1333  1761 (49) 11
1925  1377  1754 (51) 11
1926  1451  1741 (57) 0
1927  1487  1727 (57) 0
1928  1462  1713 (52) 11
1929  1461  1681 (51) 11
1930  1504  1628 (52) 11
1931  1552  1589 (55) 11
1932  1578  1549 (62) 11

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Houlding, Mary Mills  
   Also known as: Mrs. Mary Mills Houlding; née Palmer
Born: May 1850
Died: 19 Feb. 1940
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 180
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 252, 254
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 438
Web
   Sarah.  [The Ladies' Chess Club: Middle Years]
   Saunders, John.  [Chess Snippet No.2 Grace Moore Curling (née Ellis)]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4500. Mrs Houlding]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4512. Mrs Houlding]
   Wright, Stephen.  [Women's Chess in Canada]

Tournament data

Southport 1905 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     8  /  11
Shrewsbury 1906 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     7.5  /  11
London, England 1907 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     8  /  11
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     4  /  11
Scarborough 1909 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     6  /  11
Oxford 1910 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     9  /  11
Glasgow 1911 (4)     British Ladies' Championship     8.5  /  11
Richmond 1912 (4)     British Ladies' Championship     7  /  11
Cheltenham 1913 (3)     10th British Chess Federation Congress - British Ladies' Championship     6  /  11
Chester 1914 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     10  /  11
Hastings 1919 (3)     British Ladies Chess Championship     4.5  /  10
Malvern 1921 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     4.5  /  11
London, England 1922 (4)     British Chess Federation Women's Open Tournament     5.5  /  11
Portsmouth 1923 (1)     British Ladies' Championship     5.5  /  11
Southport 1924 (3)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Ladies' Championship     5  /  11
Stratford-upon-Avon 1925 (2)     British Ladies' Championship     6  /  11
Tenby 1928 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     6.5  /  11
Ramsgate 1929 (3)     British Ladies' Championship     6  /  11
Scarborough 1930 (3)     British Ladies Championship     3.5  /  11
Worcester, England 1931 (3)     British Ladies Championship     4.5  /  11
London, England 1932 (9)     British Ladies' Championship     1  /  11


Player information updated: 16 Nov. 2022