Barry, George (1)




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  285  1927 (124) 3
1866  312  1930 (122) 0
1867  297  1933 (120) 0
1868  314  1936 (118) 0
1869  312  1939 (115) 0
1870  343  1942 (112) 0
1871  359  1944 (108) 3
1872  351  1953 (108) 0
1873  359  1961 (107) 0
1874  363  1969 (106) 0
1875  359  1977 (104) 0
1876  357  1985 (101) 5
1877  332  1998 (102) 0
1878  323  2012 (102) 0
1879  313  2026 (102) 0
1880  308  2039 (101) 0
1881  330  2053 (99) 0
1882  336  2067 (96) 0
1883  353  2080 (92) 0
1884  361  2094 (87) 0
1885  341  2108 (81) 0
1886  326  2121 (73) 0
1887  320  2135 (63) 10
1888  320  2126 (60) 5
1889  313  2129 (58) 8
1890  357  2108 (58) 4
1891  390  2094 (56) 12
1892  410  2098 (58) 0
1893  418  2102 (55) 19
1894  447  2085 (63) 3
1895  459  2078 (70) 0
1896  465  2070 (74) 0
1897  475  2063 (76) 0
1898  494  2055 (76) 0
1899  518  2048 (74) 12

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Barry, George (1)  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Presence at Montreal 1889 [?] indicated by correspondence from David Cohen. Some sources give 'J. Barry', not 'G. Barry' - different players?
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 25
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 11, 27, 47
   Hilbert, Young Marshall, page 15
   Yanofsky, 100 Years of Chess in Canada, page 27
Web
   Brennen, Neil R.  [The Postal Lion: Jackson Showalter and Correspondence Chess]
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: Champions - Closed]
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: George Barry]
   Hilbert, John S.  [Howard Staunton and Chess by 'Electric Telegraph']
   Wright, Stephen.  [Early Canadian Championships]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Jones, F.T. - Barry, G. (1) 1876         (c)     2   -   3      Jones, F.T. gave odds of a rook
Pollock, W.H.K. - Barry, G. (1) 1893         (f)     1   -   0
de Soyres, J. - Barry, G. (1) 1894         (c)     2   -   1

Tournament data

Montreal and Quebec 1865     Montréal - Québec Telegraphic Match    
  Barry, G. (1) - Champion, C.P.     1 - 2    
Montreal and Quebec 1871     Montréal - Québec Telegraphic Match    
  Barry, G. (1) - Andrews, F.H.     0.5 - 2.5    
Montreal 1887     14th Canadian Championship     5  /  8
  Barry, G. (1) - MacLeod, N.M.     1.5 - 0.5    
Quebec 1888     15th Canadian Championship     2  /  5
Montreal 1889     16th Canadian Championship     4.5  /  8
Montreal 1890     Montreal Club Tournament     22.5  /  27
Montreal 1891     18th Canadian Championship     3.5  /  12
Montreal 1893 (2)     1st Montreal Club Championship     10.5  /  18
Montreal 1899 (1)     24th Canadian Championship     4.5  /  12


Player information updated: 5 May 2020