Barry, George (1)




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  240  1902 (140) 3
1866  264  1909 (139) 0
1867  251  1915 (137) 0
1868  252  1922 (136) 0
1869  251  1929 (134) 0
1870  278  1936 (132) 0
1871  281  1942 (130) 0
1872  276  1949 (127) 0
1873  288  1956 (124) 0
1874  281  1963 (121) 0
1875  284  1969 (117) 0
1876  305  1976 (113) 5
1877  283  1990 (112) 0
1878  281  2004 (111) 0
1879  268  2018 (110) 0
1880  270  2032 (108) 0
1881  285  2045 (105) 0
1882  297  2059 (102) 0
1883  320  2073 (97) 0
1884  312  2087 (92) 0
1885  301  2101 (86) 0
1886  288  2115 (78) 0
1887  287  2129 (68) 10
1888  282  2124 (66) 5
1889  279  2131 (65) 8
1890  314  2113 (66) 0
1891  340  2095 (63) 12
1892  349  2100 (66) 0
1893  349  2105 (63) 18
1894  374  2093 (72) 0
1895  374  2081 (77) 0
1896  386  2069 (80) 0
1897  388  2057 (82) 0
1898  414  2045 (81) 0
1899  434  2033 (79) 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

Tournament data

Montreal and Quebec 1865     Montreal - Quebec Telegraphic Match    
  Barry, G. (1) - Champion, C.P.     1 - 2    
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 1891     18th Canadian Championship     3.5  /  12
Montreal 1893 (2)     1st Montreal Club Championship     10.5  /  18
Montreal 1899     24th Canadian Championship     4.5  /  12


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2017