Morgan, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  47  2364 (100) 4
1858  42  2388 (99) 0
1859  42  2412 (96) 3
1860  41  2422 (99) 0
1861  30  2432 (101) 0
1862  31  2442 (102) 0
1863  27  2452 (103) 0
1864  23  2462 (103) 0
1865  18  2472 (102) 0
1866  16  2482 (101) 0
1867  18  2493 (99) 0
1868  16  2503 (96) 0
1869  14  2513 (92) 0
1870  14  2523 (88) 0
1871  12  2533 (82) 7
1872  15  2529 (88) 0
1873  13  2525 (94) 0
1874  15  2521 (98) 0
1875  15  2517 (101) 0
1876  17  2513 (104) 0
1877  16  2509 (106) 0
1878  16  2505 (108) 0
1879  16  2501 (109) 0
1880  16  2496 (110) 0
1881  21  2492 (110) 0
1882  26  2488 (109) 0
1883  35  2484 (108) 0
1884  33  2480 (107) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Morgan, James H.  
   Also known as: Dr. Morgan
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Davenport Daily Gazette of 21 Jan. 1859 has 'Jas. Mungar'.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 59, 84, 146, 538
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 1, Dec. 1857, page 377
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Feb. 1859, page 72
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Mar. 1859, page 101
   [DDG], 21 Jan. 1859
   [Era], vol. 20, 17 Jan. 1858, page 4
   [FLIN], 14 Nov. 1857
   [Harp], 19 Feb. 1859
   [ILN], vol. 31, 5 Sep. 1857, page 250
   [ILN], vol. 31, 21 Nov. 1857, page 518
   [ILN], vol. 58, 27 May 1871, page 531
   [ILN], vol. 59, 12 Aug. 1871, page 139
   [ILN], vol. 59, 28 Oct. 1871, page 411
   [NYC], 24 Oct. 1857
   [NYC], 29 Jan. 1859
   [NYC], 28 Mar. 1863
   [NYTr], 7 Oct. 1857
   [RT], vol. 9, 26 June 1869, page 411
   [SLGD], 26 Jan. 1884
   [SoT], 18 Feb. 1871
   [ST], 9 Oct. 1859, page supp.2
   [TFF], 10 Mar. 1871
   [TFF], 25 Jan. 1884

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

Paulsen, L. - Morgan, J.H. 1857 (1)         (c)     1   -   0
Paulsen, L. - Morgan, J.H. 1857 (2)         (c)     3   -   0
Paulsen, L. - Morgan, J.H. 1859         (c)     1.5   -   1.5
Mackenzie, G.H. - Morgan, J.H. 1871         (f)     3.5   -   3.5
Zukertort, J.H. - Morgan, J.H. 1884         (c)     1.5   -   1.5


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020