Farnsworth, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  470  2057 (76) 6
1893  404  2103 (74) 2
1894  333  2145 (72) 6
1895  325  2157 (73) 6

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Farnsworth, George C.  
Born: 8 Sep. 1851
Died: 27 Oct. 1896
 
Notes:
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of 23 Feb. 1895 (p.4) has 'S.C. Farnsworth'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 114
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 253
   Hilbert, Essays in American Chess History, page 145
   Urcan, Adolf Albin in America, page 90
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 55, no. 53, 23 Feb. 1895, page 4
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [The New York State Chess Association's Mid-Summer Meeting at Saratoga Springs 1899]

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

Schottlander, A. - Farnsworth, G.C. 1893         (c)     1.5   -   0.5

Tournament data

Skaneateles 1892 (3)     New York State Chess Association - Rice Trophy, Second Class     2.5  /  7
Buffalo 1894 (1)     New York State Chess Association - Rice Trophy Competition     2  /  6
Skaneateles 1895 (2)     New York State Chess Association - General Tourney     3  /  6


Player information updated: 1 Sept. 2022