Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  141  2114 (86) 10
1865  138  2128 (85) 0
1866  146  2141 (81) 10
1867  148  2138 (89) 0
1868  141  2136 (96) 0
1869  140  2133 (102) 0
1870  148  2130 (107) 0
1871  151  2128 (112) 0
1872  154  2125 (115) 0
1873  167  2122 (119) 0
1874  172  2119 (122) 0
1875  178  2117 (125) 0
1876  192  2114 (127) 0
1877  186  2111 (129) 0
1878  191  2109 (131) 0
1879  201  2106 (132) 0
1880  216  2103 (134) 0
1881  243  2100 (135) 0
1882  256  2098 (135) 0
1883  293  2095 (136) 0
1884  304  2092 (136) 0
1885  314  2090 (137) 0
1886  314  2087 (137) 0
1887  327  2084 (137) 0
1888  320  2081 (136) 0
1889  327  2079 (136) 0
1890  344  2076 (135) 0
1891  362  2073 (134) 0
1892  383  2070 (133) 0
1893  396  2068 (131) 0
1894  411  2065 (130) 0
1895  399  2062 (128) 0
1896  398  2060 (125) 0
1897  388  2057 (123) 0
1898  398  2054 (120) 0
1899  406  2051 (116) 0
1900  403  2049 (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