Jenay, Eduard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  53  2347 (74) 8
1852  48  2342 (76) 2
1853  55  2339 (78) 0
1854  53  2336 (79) 0
1855  56  2333 (79) 2
1856  60  2333 (79) 0
1857  59  2332 (78) 9
1858  59  2338 (84) 0
1859  61  2343 (87) 0
1860  62  2349 (90) 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 and 9-03-1813.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 28
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 194
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 17, 18
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
Szen, J. - Jenay, E. 1852         (s)     1.5   -   0.5
Hamppe, C. - Jenay, E. 1855         (s)     1.5   -   0.5
Kolisch, I. - Jenay, E. 1857         (f)     7   -   1
Steinitz, W. - Jenay, E. 1860         (f)     2   -   2

Tournament data

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


Player information updated: 1 Nov. 2020