Brenzinger, F. Eugene




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1861  76  2312 (83) 1
1862  61  2338 (74) 0
1863  43  2365 (62) 17
1864  48  2358 (68) 0
1865  47  2351 (71) 0
1866  48  2344 (72) 0
1867  53  2338 (70) 0
1868  53  2331 (65) 0
1869  55  2324 (57) 11
1870  55  2329 (55) 20
1871  52  2330 (64) 0
1872  53  2331 (68) 0
1873  58  2333 (70) 0
1874  56  2334 (68) 0
1875  56  2335 (64) 0
1876  57  2337 (57) 22
1877  60  2328 (69) 0
1878  60  2320 (78) 0
1879  66  2312 (86) 0
1880  77  2303 (92) 0
1881  90  2295 (97) 0
1882  106  2287 (101) 0
1883  125  2278 (104) 0
1884  134  2270 (107) 0
1885  151  2261 (109) 0
1886  159  2253 (111) 0
1887  170  2245 (112) 0
1888  178  2236 (113) 0
1889  189  2228 (113) 0
1890  204  2220 (113) 0
1891  223  2211 (112) 0
1892  242  2203 (111) 2
1893  249  2194 (114) 0
1894  254  2186 (116) 0
1895  255  2178 (118) 0
1896  262  2169 (119) 0
1897  275  2161 (120) 0
1898  293  2153 (120) 0
1899  313  2144 (120) 0
1900  318  2136 (120) 0
1901  342  2127 (120) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Brenzinger, Francis Eugene  
Born: 1835
Died: 13 Jan. 1910
 
Notes:
Gaige gives birth between 14-01-1835 and 13-01-1836; Hilbert gives birth 'about 1836'; van Winsen gives birth 'ca. 1835 or 1836?'. The New York Times of 9 Dec. 1859 (p.1) gives his name as 'Branzinger'. The Era of 15 Nov. 1863 (p.14) has 'E. Brenzinger'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 52
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 173
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 88, 255
   Hilbert, Tragic Life of Leonard, page 81
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 9
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 104, 296
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. I, page 27
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. II, page 39
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 4, Sep. 1860, page 274
   [Era], vol. 26, 15 Nov. 1863, page 14
   [Era], vol. 30, 29 Mar. 1868, page 5
   [Era], vol. 31, 28 Mar. 1869, page 4
   [ILN], vol. 44, 20 Feb. 1864, page 195
   [ILN], vol. 45, 29 Oct. 1864, page 451
   [NYC], 23 Mar. 1861
   [NYC], 9 Nov. 1861
   [NYC], 17 May 1862
   [NYC], 16 Jan. 1864
   [NYTi], vol. 9, 9 Dec. 1859, page 1
Web
   Sarah.  [George Henry Mackenzie]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [When Blindfold Chess Became Easy], page 8

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

Perrin, F. - Brenzinger, F.E. 1863         (f)     2   -   2
Mackenzie, G.H. - Brenzinger, F.E. 1863         (c)     7   -   6

Tournament data

New York 1861 (1)     3rd Free Tournament    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Fiske, D.W.     0 - 1    
New York 1863     Paulsen Club Handicap Tournament     8  /  8
New York 1869 (3)     Brooklyn Club Tournament     13  /  14
New York 1869 (5)     4th Cafe Europa Tournament    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Mason, Ja.     0 - 2    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Mackenzie, G.H.     0 - 2    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Wernich, H.     2 - 0    
New York 1869 (6)     Brooklyn Club Tournament    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Delmar, E. (1)     1 - 1    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Perrin, F.     1 - 1    
New York 1870 (2)     Brooklyn Club Tournament     9.5  /  13
New York 1870 (3)     Cafe International Tournament    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Dwyer, W.     1 - 1          Brenzinger, F.E. gave odds of pawn and two moves
New York 1870 (4)     Brooklyn Club - Cafe International Team Match     2  /  5
New York 1876 (1)     Cafe International Tournament     13  /  24
New York 1892 (3)     Staten Island - Gotham Club Match    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Arnheim, A.     0 - 1    
New York 1892 (5)     Staten Island - Gotham Club Match    
  Brenzinger, F.E. - Eccles, C.W.     1 - 0    
New York 1901 (4)     Staten Island Club Championship     10  /  12


Player information updated: 27 Mar. 2018