Jenay, Eduard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  51  2347 (80) 8
1852  48  2347 (84) 0
1853  51  2348 (87) 0
1854  49  2348 (89) 0
1855  49  2348 (89) 0
1856  49  2348 (88) 0
1857  49  2349 (87) 0
1858  49  2349 (84) 0
1859  52  2349 (79) 8
1860  56  2355 (83) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jenay, Eduard  
   Also known as: de Jenay
Born: 1812
Died:
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Jené' in the Illustrated London News of 4 June 1859 (p.550), and as 'Jeney' in the Chess Player's Chronicle of Jan. 1861 (p.27), and as 'von Jenay' in the Sunday Times of 21 June 1857 (supplement, p.4) and the Chess Player's Magazine of Aug. 1864 (p.251). Peter Anderberg, in an article in the joural 'Caissa', gives his age as 67 on 9 Mar. 1880, so he was born between 10-03-1812 an 9-03-1813.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 28
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 194
Periodicals
   [BLL], 25 Oct. 1846, page 3
   [BLL], 27 Feb. 1853, page 8
   [Cai], vol. 3, 2018, page 11
   [CPC], vol. 7, Dec. 1846, page 404
   [CPC], vol. 11, Oct. 1850, page 289
   [CPC], vol. 3, Jan. 1861, page 27
   [CPM], vol. 1, Dec. 1863, page 165
   [CPM], vol. 2, Aug. 1864, page 251
   [CPM], vol. 1, Feb. 1865, page 38
   [CPQC], vol. 1, Aug. 1869, page 243
   [Era], vol. 19, 4 Oct. 1857, page 14
   [Era], vol. 20, 18 Apr. 1858, page 7
   [Era], vol. 25, 8 Mar. 1863, page 5
   [Era], vol. 26, 17 July 1864, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 34, 4 June 1859, page 550
   [Reg], vol. 2, Aug. 1850, page 227
   [Reg], vol. 3, July 1851, page 200
   [ST], 21 June 1857, page supp.4
Web
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

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

Anderssen (offhand) - Jenay, E. 1851         (c)     4.5   -   3.5
Kolisch, I. - Jenay, E. 1859         (f)     7   -   1
Steinitz, W. - Jenay, E. 1860         (c)     2   -   2

Tournament data

Vienna 1857     Vienna Tournament    
  Jenay, E. - Pilhal     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018