Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  154  2106 (86) 10
1865  146  2119 (85) 0
1866  157  2133 (81) 10
1867  161  2130 (89) 0
1868  156  2127 (96) 0
1869  158  2125 (102) 0
1870  170  2122 (107) 0
1871  173  2119 (112) 0
1872  176  2117 (115) 0
1873  182  2114 (119) 0
1874  186  2111 (122) 0
1875  193  2109 (125) 0
1876  211  2106 (127) 0
1877  200  2103 (129) 0
1878  207  2101 (131) 0
1879  213  2098 (132) 0
1880  231  2095 (134) 0
1881  258  2093 (135) 0
1882  273  2090 (135) 0
1883  304  2087 (136) 0
1884  315  2085 (136) 0
1885  325  2082 (137) 0
1886  322  2079 (137) 0
1887  333  2077 (137) 0
1888  331  2074 (136) 0
1889  342  2071 (136) 0
1890  351  2069 (135) 0
1891  370  2066 (134) 0
1892  387  2063 (133) 0
1893  405  2061 (131) 0
1894  421  2058 (129) 0
1895  406  2055 (127) 0
1896  405  2053 (125) 0
1897  393  2050 (123) 0
1898  409  2047 (120) 0
1899  414  2045 (116) 0
1900  415  2042 (113) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jellett, James I.  
Born: 5 Nov. 1842
Died: 22 Apr. 1914
 
Notes:
Brennen gives death date as 12-04-1914. Gaige gives death date as 22-04-1914. Hilbert gives 'J.J. Jellett', as does Reichhelm on p.56, but not in the index, p. 155.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 194
   Hilbert, Napier, page 4, 104
   Moran, World Chess Championship I, page 112
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 10, 59
Periodicals
   [NYC], 10 Dec. 1864
   [Sph], vol. 2, 15 Dec. 1866, page 232
Web
   Brennen, Neil.  [The Champion of the North: James Jellett's Adventures in American Chess]

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

Jellett, J.I. - Montgomery, H.C. 1864         (f)     6.5   -   3.5
Reichhelm, G.C. - Jellett, J.I. 1866         (f)     5   -   5      Reichhelm, G.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Excelsior 1900     1st Western Chess Association Tournament (1st USA Open)     3  /  5


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2017