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** Players and events that are newly added since the previous update
* Players and events whose information or references have been revised since the previous update

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Players

 * Allan, W.  
 * Ammelburg, H.  
 * d'Andre, E.  
 * Ash, W.  
 * Asharin, A.A.  
 * Avery, T.  
 * Badams, H.  
 * Balden, S.  
 * Ball, A.  
 * Barber, G.  
 * Barbier, G.E.  
 * Barnes, T.W.  
** Barrowes  
 * Baucher, H.  
 * Baxter, C.M.  
 * Baxter, C.R.  
 * Baxter, W.A.  
 * Bayliss, W.  
 * Baynes, G.W.  
 * Belaieff, A.P.  
 * Bell, J.G.  
 * Bellotti, L.  
 * Benbow, C.W.  
 * Bennett, J.  
 * Bennett, J.H.  
 * Bernier, F.  
 * Berry, W.  
 * Bird, H.E.  
 * Blackburne, J.H.  
** Blackett  
 * Blunden, J.  
 * Boden, S.S.  
 * Bodington, G.F.  
** Borring, E.  
 * Boyman  
 * Brien, R.B.  
 * Brown, T. (1)  
 * Burden, F.  
 * Burn, A.  
 * Burns, A.  
 * Cadman, R.  
** Candler  
 * Carstanjen, A.  
 * Champion, J.J.  
 * Charleton, J.  
 * Charlick, H.  
 * Chaseray, C.E.  
 * Chinnery, W.M.  
 * Chittenden, T.  
 * Clarke, Jo.W.  
 * Clay, W.  
 * Clemenz, H.  
** Coates, E.J.  
 * Cockayne, E.S.  
 * Cockayne, W.  
 * Cocking, G.B.  
 * Cooper (4)  
** Cooper (5)  
 * Cordel, O.  
 * Cotton, W.C.  
** Coulthard, W.  
 * Cowdry  
 * Crane, W.  
 * Cross, R.R.  
 * Czarnowski, H.I.  
 * Dadiani, A.D.  
 * Daniels (1)  
 * Davy, A.  
 * Davy, He.  
 * Dawson, R.  
 * Day, S.  
 * Devinck, F.J.  
** Dickinson, H.D.  
** Dickson (1)  
 * Donaldson, Ja.  
 * Donaldson, Jo.  
 * Doughty, J.  
 * Down, H.F.  
 * Drew, F.R.  
 * Duck, W.H.  
 * Dudley, E.A.  
 * Duffy, P.T.  
 * Dufresne, G.  
 * Duncan, J.  
 * Dyson, E.  
** Eagles, H.  
 * Earnshaw, S.W.  
 * Edmundson, D.  
 * Eekhout, B.  
 * Einsiedler  
 * Elder, F.H.  
 * Ellis, W.  
 * Elson, J.  
 * Empson, J.F.  
 * Englisch, B.  
 * Evans, W.D.  
 * Fairlie, H.  
 * Faulkes, S.  
 * Fawcett, J.A.  
** Fery d'Esclands, A.  
 * Field, T.W.  
 * Fieldsend, T.  
 * Finlinson, J.H.S.  
 * Fiske, D.W.  
 * Fleming, A.  
 * Fonblanque, A.  
 * Foskett, P.  
 * Franklin, W. (1)  
** Franklin, W. (2)  
 * Fraser, G.B.  
 * Fraser, Ja.C.  
 * Freeman, J.  
 * Freer, A.  
 * Freer, H.  
 * From, M.S.J.  
** Fullarton, W.J.  
 * Gamman, E.  
** Geary (1)  
 * Gillam, J.F.  
 * Goldsmith, L.  
 * Golmayo, C.F.  
 * Gover, W.S.  
 * Greenaway, F.E.  
 * Greening, J.  
 * Grimshaw, W.  
 * Guibert, A.M.  
 * Gunsberg, I.A.  
 * Halford, J.  
 * Hamel, S.  
 * Hammacher, E.  
 * Hammond, R.K.  
 * Hampton, J.W.  
 * Hampton, T.I.  
 * Harding, T.M.  
 * Hay, A.  
 * Hazeltine, M.J.  
 * Heselton, J.A.  
 * Hewitt, T.  
 * Highfield, S.  
 * Hill, D.  
 * Hipp, F.A.  
 * Hodges, W.  
 * Hoffer, L.  
 * Hollway, J.  
 * Hooper, G.  
** Hopkinson, W.  
** Hornby  
 * Horner, W. (1)  
 * Hoskins, C.  
 * Hosmer, H.  
 * Humphreys, E.E.  
** Hunter (1)  
 * Hunter, W.W.  
 * Isaacs, H.M.  
 * Jacobs, H.L.  
 * Jolly, T.  
** Kell, T.  
 * Kempson, S.G.  
 * Kennedy, H.A.  
 * Knorre, V.  
 * Knowles, T.A.  
 * Kohtz, J.  
 * Kolisch, I.  
 * Koss, K.  
 * von der Lasa, T.  
 * de Lastic  
 * Latham, T.S.  
 * Lees, W.  
 * Legris de la Salle  
 * de Lelie, A.  
 * Lequesne, E.L.  
 * Lindsay, D.  
** Lintott  
** Little, G.  
 * Lloyd (3)  
** Loveday, H.A.  
 * Loyd, S.  
 * Loyd, T.  
** Lucas, C.J.  
 * Lulman, A.  
 * Lyell, D.  
 * Lynn, G.G.  
 * Lyttelton, G.W.  
 * Macfie, J.  
 * Mackenzie, G.H.  
 * Maczuski, L.  
 * Mann, J.  
 * Marks, J.C.  
 * Marsden, D.  
 * McComas, T.  
** McCombe, A.G.  
 * McConnell, J.  
 * McLean, J.D.  
 * Meeker, W.P.  
 * Mercier (1)  
 * Meyer, H.  
 * Mikhailov, V.M.  
 * Minckwitz, J.  
** Mitcheson, W.  
 * Moffat, R.S.  
 * Montgomery, H.P.  
** Moore, S. (1)  
 * Moorhouse, Jo.  
** Morley (1)  
 * Mort, H.L.  
 * Murphy, J.B.  
 * Murray, A.K.  
 * Myers, W.C.  
** Nesham, W.  
 * Neumann, G.R.L.  
 * Neve, J.  
** Newton, G.  
 * Nicholson, Ja.  
 * Oberndorffer, H.  
 * Ormond, R.  
** Page, H.  
 * Paulsen, W.  
 * Paver, P.W.  
 * Pavitt, W.S.  
** Peart  
 * Petrov, A.D.  
 * Petrovsky, N.I.  
 * Pfeiffer  
 * Phillips, L.S.  
 * Pierce, W.T.  
 * Pinedo, J.  
 * Pirrie, R.  
 * Popert, W.M.  
 * Posse, L.  
 * Potier  
 * Preti, J.L.  
 * Puller, A.G.  
 * Punshon, R.  
 * Reaney, R.  
 * Rhodes, J.  
 * Rimington Wilson, J.W.  
 * de Riviere, J.A.  
 * Robinson, J.R.  
 * Robinson, W.L.  
** Robson, G.D.  
 * Rosenthal, S.  
 * Ross, A.  
 * Rousseau, E.  
** Runting  
 * Russell, A.  
 * Russell, M.  
 * Ruthven, J.A.  
 * Saint-Leon, M.  
 * Salmon, G.  
 * Salter, D.M.  
 * Sandeman, P.  
 * Savile, P.Y.  
 * Schloesser, F.  
 * Schnitzler, G.  
 * Schultz, G.  
 * Scott, A. (1)  
** Scott, A.M.  
** Scott, John  
 * Scott, P.  
 * Scott, W. (2)  
** Scott, W.D.  
 * Sedgefield, S.W.  
 * Seguin, C.A.  
 * Semple, T.  
 * Senior, W.  
** Sewell (1)  
 * Shaw, W.  
 * Sime, D.  
** Simons, F.D.  
 * Skipworth, A.B.  
** Smith, J.K.  
 * Smith, J.L.  
 * Sparke, M.  
** Spence, T.  
 * Spens, W.C.  
 * Stanley, C.H.  
 * Staunton, H.  
 * Steele (1)  
 * Steele, R.M.  
 * Steinitz, W.  
 * Stephen, W.R.  
 * Stewart, H.C.  
 * Stoate, R.T.  
 * Stokoe, T.Y.  
 * Stone, J.B.  
 * Strode, N.W.J.  
 * Sutton, G.F.  
 * Syndercombe, H.E.  
** Targett, W.  
 * Taylor, G.H. (1)  
 * Tegeler, J.G.F.  
 * Thurtell, W.  
** Thwaites, H.J.  
 * Tomlinson, W.H.B.  
 * Trelawny, J.S.  
 * Trickett, W.  
 * Tullidge, W.  
** Turnbull, J.G.  
 * Turner, J.S.  
 * Tyrrell, S.  
 * Umbers, W.C.  
 * Urusov, D.S.  
 * de Vere, C.V.  
 * Vethake, W.H.  
 * Villafranca  
 * Vitzthum von Eckstadt, C.W.  
 * Waldheim, F.  
 * Ward, W.  
 * Warner, J.C.  
 * Warren, E.P.  
 * Watkinson, J.  
 * Watts, J.J.  
 * Wayte, W.  
 * Webb, P.R.  
 * Wemmers, C.  
 * Werner, M.G.E.  
 * Westropp  
 * White, Ja.  
 * Wilkinson, F. (1)  
 * Wilson, C.M.  
 * Winawer, S.A.  
 * Winterbottom, D.  
 * Wisker, J.  
 * Worms de Romilly, F.  
 * Worrall, T.H.  
 * Wyvill, M.  
 * Yarranton, T.C.  
 * Young, H.T.  
 * Young, J.W. (2)  
 * Zerega, A.  
 * Zukertort, J.H.  
Events

Matches
 
**  Staunton, H. - Loveday, H.A. 1839    London (?)
 *  Stanley, C.H. - Schulten, J.W. 1844 (1)    New York
 *  Stanley, C.H. - Vezin, C. 1844    Philadelphia
**  Ali, M.W. - Ali, K. 1844    Delhi (?)
 *  Buckle, H.T. - Lowenthal, J.J. 1851    London
 *  Horwitz, B. - Bird, H.E. 1851    London
 *  Staunton, H. - von Jaenisch, C.F.A. 1851    London
 *  Lowenthal, J.J. - Williams, E. (1) 1851    London
 *  Deacon, F.H. - Lowe, E. 1851    London
 *  Staunton, H. - Williams, E. (1) 1851    London
**  Drew, F.R. - Brien, R.B. 1854    London
 *  Mackenzie, G.H. - Reichhelm, G.C. 1866    New York
 *  Steinitz, W. - Anderssen, K.E.A. 1866    London
 *  Steinitz, W. - Bird, H.E. 1866    London
**  Fraser, G.B. - Morley (1) 1867    Edinburgh
 *  Steinitz, W. - Fraser, G.B. 1867 (1)    Dundee
 *  Steinitz, W. - Fraser, G.B. 1867 (2)    Dundee
**  Kennedy, H.A. - Berry, W. 1867    Bath
 *  Rosenthal, S. - Mortimer, J. 1867    Paris
**  de Vere, C.V. - Burden, F. 1867    London
 *  Mackenzie, G.H. - Stanley, C.H. 1867    New York
**  Zerega, A. - Worrall, T.H. 1867 (1)    New York
 *  Delmar, E. (1) - Stockton, J.D. 1867 (1)    New York
 *  Delmar, E. (1) - Stockton, J.D. 1867 (2)    New York
 *  Mackenzie, G.H. - Reichhelm, G.C. 1867    Philadelphia
 *  Zerega, A. - Worrall, T.H. 1867 (2)    New York
 *  Neumann, G.R.L. - Rosenthal, S. 1867    Paris
 *  Neumann, G.R.L. - Winawer, S.A. 1867 (1)    Paris
 *  Neumann, G.R.L. - Golmayo, C.F. 1867    Paris
 *  de Riviere, J.A. - Lowenthal, J.J. 1867    Paris
**  Mackenzie, G.H. - McConnell, J. 1867    New York
**  Mackenzie, G.H. - Elson, J. 1867 (2)    New York
**  Montgomery, H.P. - Stanley, C.H. 1867    New York
**  McConnell, J. - Stanley, C.H. 1867    New York
 *  Czarnowski, H.I. - Preti, J.L. 1867    Paris
 *  Mackenzie, G.H. - Ward, J.H. 1867 (1)    New York
 *  Mackenzie, G.H. - Ward, J.H. 1867 (2)    New York
**  Steele, R.M. - Thwaites, H.J. 1868 (1)    Adelaide
**  Steele, R.M. - Thwaites, H.J. 1868 (2)    Adelaide
**  Tyrrell, S. - Steele, R.M. 1869    Adelaide
**  Targett, W. - Thwaites, H.J. 1869    Adelaide
**  Steele, R.M. - Targett, W. 1869    Adelaide
**  Targett, W. - Tyrrell, S. 1869    Adelaide
**  Targett, W. - Scott, W.D. 1869    Adelaide
**  Fullarton, W.J. - Targett, W. 1869    Adelaide
 *  Teichmann, R. - Lee, F.J. 1901    London
 *  Jones, Ed.O. - Mortimer, J. 1901    London
**  Jacobs, H.L. - Ward, W. 1901    London
 
Tournaments
 
 *  London 1851 (1)    The International Chess Tournament
 *  London 1851 (2)    Provincial Tournament
 *  New York 1857 (3)    1st American Chess Congress Minor Tournament
 *  New York 1857 (4)    1st American Chess Congress
 *  London 1862 (3)    Grand Tournament (5th British Chess Association?)
 *  London 1862 (4)    Handicap Tournament (5th British Chess Association?)
 *  Newcastle 1866 (2)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament A
 *  Newcastle 1866 (3)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament B1
 *  Newcastle 1866 (4)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament B2
 *  Newcastle 1866 (5)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament C
 *  Newcastle 1866 (6)    1st Northumberland and Durham Chess Association Tournament D
 *  Sheffield 1866 (2)    Sheffield Athenaeum Club Handicap
**  Stourbridge 1866    Wolverhampton - Stourbridge Club Match
**  North Shields 1867 (1)    Newcastle and Gateshead - Tynemouth and South Shields Club Match
**  Newcastle 1867    Newcastle - Tynemouth and South Shields Club Match
**  Birmingham 1867    Birmingham - Stourbridge and Wolverhampton Club Match
**  North Shields 1867 (2)    Northumberland and Durham Chess Association - Tourney A
**  North Shields 1867 (3)    Northumberland and Durham Chess Association - Tourney B
**  North Shields 1867 (4)    Northumberland and Durham Chess Association - Tourney C
**  North Shields 1867 (5)    Northumberland and Durham Chess Association - Tourney D1
**  North Shields 1867 (6)    Northumberland and Durham Chess Association - Tourney D2
**  North Shields 1867 (7)    Northumberland and Durham Chess Association - Tourney D3
 *  New York 1867    New York Club Tournament
 *  Wakefield 1867 (1)    West Yorkshire Chess Association - Tournament 1
 *  Wakefield 1867 (2)    West Yorkshire Chess Association - Tournament 2
**  Wakefield 1867 (3)    West Yorkshire Chess Association - Tournament 3
**  Sheffield 1867    Sheffield Club Handicap Tournament
 *  Paris 1867 (1)    International Chess Congress - Grand Tournament
 *  Cologne 1867    6th West German Chess Congress
 *  Dundee 1867 (1)    Dundee Tournament
**  Melbourne 1867    Melbourne Club Handicap Tournament
 *  Dundee 1867 (2)    Scottish Tournament
 *  Dundee 1867 (3)    Dundee Handicap Tournament
**  Paris 1867 (2)    International Chess Congress - Tournoi de la Régence
 *  Hong Kong 1867    Hong Kong Tournament