Wyvill, Marmaduke




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1840  17  2398 (80) 16
1841  20  2375 (79) 0
1842  30  2352 (77) 1
1843  32  2340 (74) 6
1844  32  2347 (74) 0
1845  32  2354 (71) 0
1846  36  2362 (65) 168
1847  31  2384 (69) 0
1848  25  2406 (70) 0
1849  25  2429 (68) 0
1850  24  2451 (64) 0
1851  22  2474 (55) 24
1852  20  2458 (69) 0
1853  26  2442 (79) 0
1854  27  2426 (88) 0
1855  38  2410 (95) 0
1856  40  2394 (102) 0
1857  45  2378 (107) 0
1858  53  2362 (112) 0
1859  63  2346 (116) 0
1860  75  2330 (120) 0
1861  82  2314 (123) 0
1862  87  2298 (126) 0
1863  87  2282 (129) 0
1864  94  2266 (131) 0
1865  99  2250 (133) 0
1866  118  2234 (135) 0
1867  120  2219 (137) 0
1868  132  2203 (138) 0
1869  137  2187 (140) 0
1870  150  2171 (141) 0
1871  156  2155 (142) 0
1872  170  2139 (142) 0
1873  193  2123 (143) 0
1874  204  2107 (143) 0
1875  225  2091 (143) 0
1876  255  2075 (144) 0
1877  265  2059 (143) 0
1878  280  2043 (143) 0
1879  296  2027 (143) 0
1880  331  2011 (142) 0
1881  389  1995 (141) 0
1882  440  1979 (141) 0
1883  517  1963 (139) 0
1884  566  1948 (138) 0
1885  586  1932 (137) 1
1886  590  1924 (137) 1
1887  581  1916 (140) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Wyvill, Marmaduke  
   Also known as: Marmaduke Wyvill, jun.
Born: 22 Dec. 1815
Died: 25 June 1896
 
Notes:
Golombek gives birth year 1814, as do Hooper and Whyld in their 1st edition, but correct it to 1815 in their 2nd edition. Gaige gives birth date 22-12-1815. Sergeant says he was 82 when he died on 6 June 1896, but according to Gaige's birth date, he died at age 80. The Era of 20 Jul. 1862 (p.5) has 'W. Wyvill', corrected in the 27 Jul. 1862 issue (p.5).
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 471
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 347
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 381
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 451
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Löwenthal and Medley, Transactions of the BCA, 1868-1869, page 2, 14
   Saint James' Chess Club, Chess Match by Electric Telegraph, page 3
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 229
   Townsend, Historical Notes on Players, page 10
Periodicals
   [BLL], 19 July 1840, page 2
   [BLL], 18 Apr. 1841, page 4
   [BLL], 9 May 1841, page 3
   [BLL], 23 Feb. 1862, page 1
   [CPC], vol. 6, no. 6, June 1845, page 181
   [CPC], vol. 13, no. 8, Aug. 1852, page 236
   [CPC], vol. 2, no. 1, Jan. 1854, page 31
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 30, June 1861, page 165
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 3, June 1872, page 88
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 7, July 1864, page 218
   [CPM], vol. 2, no. 4, Apr. 1866, page 109
   [CPM], vol. 3, no. 8, 1 Aug. 1867, page 254
   [CW], vol. 2, no. 3, May 1866, page 89
   [Era], vol. 3, no. 134, 18 Apr. 1841, page 11
   [Era], vol. 21, no. 1077, 15 May 1859, page 14
   [Era], vol. 24, no. 1243, 20 July 1862, page 5
   [Era], vol. 24, no. 1244, 27 July 1862, page 5
   [Era], vol. 26, no. 1349, 31 July 1864, page 5
   [ESIC], no. 3, 10 July 1864, page 9
   [ILN], vol. 18, no. 471, 22 Feb. 1851, page 163
   [ILN], vol. 26, no. 748, 16 June 1855, page 599
   [ILN], vol. 28, no. 805, 7 June 1856, page 643
   [ILN], vol. 34, no. 973, 14 May 1859, page 478
   [ILN], vol. 40, no. 1132, 22 Feb. 1862, page 204
   [ILN], vol. 57, no. 1627, 17 Dec. 1870, page 627
   [RSI], vol. 1, no. 4, Apr. 1900, page 106
   [RSI], vol. 1, no. 6, June 1900, page 170, 171
   [SoT], 7 May 1859
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Marmaduke Wyvill]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Sericano, C.  [Topi]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Early World Rankings], page 7

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

Wyvill, M. - Topi 1840         (s)     1   -   0
Wyvill, M. - Toni 1840         (s)     2.5   -   0.5
Wyvill, M. - Luchini, L. 1840         (s)     3.5   -   2.5
Wyvill, M. - Filiberti, F. 1840         (s)     3   -   3
de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Wyvill, M. 1842         (c)     1   -   0      de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. gave odds of pawn and move
Wyvill, M. - Cronhelm, F.W. 1843         (c)     2   -   0
Wyvill, M. - Francis, H.R. 1843         (c)     2   -   0
Wyvill, M. - Cronhelm, E. 1843         (c)     1.5   -   2.5
Dubois, S. - Wyvill, M. 1846 (1)         (c)     55   -   26
Dubois, S. - Wyvill, M. 1846 (2)         (c)     30   -   39      Dubois, S. gave odds of pawn and move
Wyvill, M. - Marulli 1846         (c)     5   -   1
Wyvill, M. - Giustiniani 1846         (c)     8   -   4

Tournament data

London, England 1851 (1)     The International Chess Tournament    
  Wyvill, M. - Lowe, E.     2 - 0    
  Wyvill, M. - Kennedy, H.A.     4.5 - 3.5    
  Wyvill, M. - Williams, E. (1)     4 - 3    
  Wyvill, M. - Anderssen, K.E.A.     2.5 - 4.5    
London, England 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wyvill, M. - Anger, J.C.F.     0 - 1    
London, England 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wyvill, M. - Chappell, W.T.     0 - 1    
London, England 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Wyvill, M. - Jacobs, H.L.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 6 Mar. 2021