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These articles concentrate on chess-players’ lives outside chess, and allude in most cases only briefly to their chess activities.  Most articles are essentially research notes knitted together with only limited coherence, and are in the nature of work in progress.  Links below marked (Y) are to pages in the main Yorkshire Chess History website.

Algar, Thomas Stannard (Y)

Askham, George Albert Roberts (Y)

Avison, Frank Garnet (Y)

Banham, William Wilfred (Y)

Batley, William (Y)

Baxter, Francis Jack

Berryman, William John (Y)

Bingham, William George (Y)

Birchall, Charles (Y)

Boardman, Arthur Oswald (Y)

Boss, Thomas (Y)

Broadbent, John William (Y)

Brown, John Bower (Y)

Brown, Thomas (Y)

Bruce, John Heron

Camm, William Henry (Y)

Carson, John

Champion, John James (Y)

Chapman, Thomas Coulson (Y)

Charles, Peter Henry

Clark, Henry

Clark, John Robert

Clarke, Henry Howard (Y)

Cockayne, Bagshaw (Y)

Cockayne, Edward Shepherd (Y)

Cockayne, Walter Thomas Shepherd (Y)

Cockayne, William, junior (Y)

Cocking, George Bailey (Y)

Cocking, Tusting Johnson (Y)

Crabb, Thomas William

Cutler, George Octavius (Y)

Cutts, Henry Gilbert

Dale, Edward (Y)

Davis, Benjamin Charles

Davis, George Herbert

Davy, Arthur (Y)

Davy, Ernest Richards (Y)

Davy, Henry (Y)

Davy, Harold (Y)

Day, William Henry Woolhouse (Y)

Dewar, Reginald (Y)

Dixon, Charles Arthur

Dyte, Charles

Elam, Dr Charles (Y)

Evans, Wilfred Colin (Y)

Fleming, Archibald Robert (Y)

Foster, Edward Savile (Y)

Foster, Fredrick Edward (Y)

Fruhling, George Charles

Gardner, Ernest Frank (Y)

Gilpin, Edmund Octavius

Greaves, James Haines (Y)

Green, Arnold Yorwarth (Y)

Greening, Joseph (Y)

Gregory, Walter (Y)

Gurnhill, Charles Reuben (Y)

Hall, Dr John Charles (Y)

Hartshorn, Frank (Y)

Hepworth, Alfred Skelton (Y)

Holroyd, Harry Herman (Y)

Hulley, Frederick (Y)

Jenkinson, Arnold Wistow

Law, Dr Joseph (Y)

Lawton, Howard (Y)

Latham, Thomas Staniforth (Y)

Lean, Louis John (Y)

Leffler, Carl Johan Laurentz (Y)

Littlewood, John Eric (Y)

Littlewood, Michael Paul (Y)

Littlewood, Norman (Y)

Littlewood, Peter Donald (Y)

Marshall, Thomas (Y)

McTurk, Andrew

McWhire, Harry (Y)

Meek, Robert Walker

Mercer, Arthur Emerson (Y)

Mercer, Henry (Y)

Miner, Major Thomas (Y)

Meöt de Montmusard, Joseph Louis

Moore, John (Y)

Mort, Henry Leonard (Y)

Morton, Joseph Eric (Y)

Moses, George Wyville (Y)

Orange, James (Y)

Padley, George

Parker, Elliott & George & Joseph Gilbert (Y)

Pearson, Henry William (Y)

Peck, Thomas Arthur (Y)

Pierpoint, Edward Pelham (Y)

Piper, Rev. Henry Hunt (Y)

Richardson, John Stanley (Y)

Rimington Wilson, James Wilson (Y)

Reoch, John (Y)

Robson, John George

Rockett, Hildreth Dudley (Y)

Rossell, Henry Augustus (Y)

Rush, Victor Bretnall

Shallcross, Henry Stevens (Y)

Shaw, Arthur Barry (Y)

Shephard, John (Y)

Shephard, Joseph Richard (Y)

Shories, George (Y)

Shuttleworth, Thomas Edward (Y)

Shuttleworth, Thomas George (Y)

Sibray, Ernest Edward

Smith, Sydney (Y)

Smyth, Dacre Herbert (Y)

Snow, Robert (Y)

Sparkes, William Henry John (Y)

Taylor, George Stopford (Y)

Titley, Francis William John (Y)

Turnbull, William Peverill (Y)

Veater, Herbert Joseph (Y)

Vickers, Col. Thomas Edward (Y)

Ward, Thomas William

Weston, Edward

Williams, John Edward (“Ted”)

Wilson, Dr. William John (Y)

Wollman, Joseph (Y)





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