Mantin, Martin




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1853  96  2084 (87) 5
1854  102  2072 (83) 0
1855  115  2059 (77) 5
1856  140  2057 (75) 0
1857  147  2055 (70) 17
1858  156  2045 (77) 0
1859  177  2035 (82) 0
1860  187  2025 (86) 8

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Mantin, Martin  
Born: 1788
Died: Apr. 1862
 
Notes:
Died at age 73 in Apr. 1862, so born either in 1788 or 1789. The Spirit of the Times of 16 Apr. 1859 has 'Madden' as actuary of the New York Club, but it is clear from other sources that it was Martin Mantin.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 228
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 79, 92, 409, 415
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. IV, page 88
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 3, May 1859, page 165
   [CMNY], vol. 4, May 1860, page 159
   [Era], vol. 21, 15 May 1859, page 14
   [Era], vol. 22, 29 Apr. 1860, page 5
   [FLIN], 8 Mar. 1856
   [NYC], 30 Apr. 1859
   [NYC], 17 May 1862
   [NYC], 24 May 1862
   [NYSP], 9 Apr. 1859
   [NYTr], 8 Oct. 1857
   [SoT], 16 Apr. 1859

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

Morphy, P.C. - Mantin, M. 1857 (1)         (c)     1.5   -   0.5      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight
Morphy, P.C. - Mantin, M. 1857 (2)         (c)     1   -   0      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a rook

Tournament data

New York 1853     New York Chess Club Tournament    
  Mantin, M. - Gallatin, A.R.     3 - 1    
  Mantin, M. - Thompson, J. (1)     0 - 1    
New York 1855     New York Chess Club Championship    
  Mantin, M. - Miller, W.C.     2 - 3          Mantin, M. gave odds of pawn and two moves
New York 1857 (3)     1st American Chess Congress Minor Tournament    
  Mantin, M. - Mohle, A.     3 - 2    
  Mantin, M. - Dunning, J.S.     3 - 0    
  Mantin, M. - Solomons, M.     0 - 3    
  Mantin, M. - Seebach, W.     0 - 3    
New York 1860 (2)     New York Chess Club Handicap Tournament    
  Mantin, M. - Bluxome     2 - 1    
  Mantin, M. - Loyd, S.     2 - 1          Loyd, S. gave odds of a knight
  Mantin, M. - Bernier, F.     0 - 2    


Player information updated: 23 Aug. 2019