Koch, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1898  178  2278 (75) 9
1899  196  2269 (74) 0
1900  203  2260 (72) 0
1901  222  2252 (67) 0
1902  243  2243 (59) 9
1903  282  2225 (62) 1
1904  328  2203 (63) 10

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Koch, William  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Urcan has 'P. Koch' in the Cosmopolitan Club Championship of 1898, taken from The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of 17 Jul. 1898 (p.11), but the American Chess Magazine of Aug. 1898 (p.82) has 'W. Koch' there, and in the Nov. 1898 issue (p.210), William Koch is listed as a member of the Cosmopolitan Club.
 
References
Books
   Urcan, Julius Finn, page 21, 50
Periodicals
   [ACMa], vol. 2, no. 2, Aug. 1898, page 82
   [ACMa], vol. 2, no. 5, Nov. 1898, page 210
   [BDE], vol. 58, no. 197, 17 July 1898, page 11
   [NYTi], vol. 53, no. 16800, 9 Nov. 1903, page 12

Tournament data

New York 1898 (9)     Cosmopolitan Club Championship     7  /  9
New York 1902 (4)     Manhattan Club Championship     4  /  9
Philadelphia or New York (?) 1903     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Koch, W. (1) - Roeske, J.F.     1 - 0    
New York 1904 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     4.5  /  11


Player information updated: 1 Sept. 2022