Barry, George (1)




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  276  1931 (124) 3
1866  301  1934 (123) 0
1867  291  1937 (120) 0
1868  295  1940 (118) 0
1869  301  1943 (115) 0
1870  328  1946 (112) 0
1871  346  1949 (108) 3
1872  340  1957 (108) 0
1873  338  1965 (107) 0
1874  322  1973 (106) 0
1875  330  1981 (104) 0
1876  341  1989 (101) 5
1877  323  2003 (102) 0
1878  317  2016 (102) 0
1879  301  2030 (102) 0
1880  299  2044 (101) 0
1881  322  2057 (99) 0
1882  329  2071 (96) 0
1883  348  2085 (92) 0
1884  344  2098 (88) 0
1885  326  2112 (81) 0
1886  311  2126 (74) 0
1887  308  2139 (63) 10
1888  308  2130 (61) 5
1889  304  2133 (59) 8
1890  342  2113 (59) 4
1891  377  2099 (57) 12
1892  391  2103 (59) 0
1893  399  2107 (56) 19
1894  436  2089 (63) 3
1895  447  2081 (71) 0
1896  458  2073 (75) 0
1897  469  2064 (77) 0
1898  487  2056 (77) 0
1899  514  2048 (76) 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     24th Canadian Championship     4.5  /  12


Player information updated: 5 May 2020