Brenzinger, F. Eugene




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1861  80  2306 (83) 1
1862  65  2332 (74) 0
1863  42  2359 (62) 17
1864  46  2353 (68) 0
1865  46  2347 (71) 0
1866  48  2340 (72) 0
1867  51  2334 (70) 0
1868  53  2328 (65) 0
1869  55  2322 (57) 11
1870  54  2327 (55) 20
1871  54  2328 (64) 0
1872  55  2330 (68) 0
1873  61  2331 (70) 0
1874  58  2333 (68) 0
1875  60  2334 (64) 0
1876  61  2335 (56) 22
1877  60  2327 (69) 0
1878  61  2319 (78) 0
1879  68  2310 (86) 0
1880  77  2302 (92) 0
1881  93  2294 (97) 0
1882  109  2285 (101) 0
1883  128  2277 (104) 0
1884  139  2268 (107) 0
1885  155  2260 (109) 0
1886  162  2252 (111) 0
1887  171  2243 (112) 0
1888  180  2235 (113) 0
1889  191  2227 (113) 0
1890  205  2218 (113) 0
1891  224  2210 (112) 0
1892  242  2202 (111) 2
1893  249  2193 (114) 0
1894  254  2185 (116) 0
1895  255  2176 (118) 0
1896  262  2168 (119) 0
1897  275  2160 (120) 0
1898  294  2151 (120) 0
1899  313  2143 (120) 0
1900  318  2135 (120) 0
1901  341  2126 (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