Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  140  2113 (86) 10
1865  137  2126 (85) 0
1866  147  2139 (81) 10
1867  147  2137 (89) 0
1868  142  2134 (96) 0
1869  142  2131 (102) 0
1870  150  2129 (107) 0
1871  152  2126 (112) 0
1872  155  2123 (115) 0
1873  165  2121 (119) 0
1874  172  2118 (122) 0
1875  176  2115 (125) 0
1876  193  2113 (127) 0
1877  188  2110 (129) 0
1878  192  2107 (131) 0
1879  201  2105 (132) 0
1880  215  2102 (134) 0
1881  239  2099 (135) 0
1882  251  2097 (135) 0
1883  290  2094 (136) 0
1884  308  2091 (136) 0
1885  319  2089 (137) 0
1886  322  2086 (137) 0
1887  326  2083 (137) 0
1888  323  2081 (136) 0
1889  331  2078 (136) 0
1890  348  2075 (135) 0
1891  365  2072 (134) 0
1892  388  2070 (133) 0
1893  397  2067 (131) 0
1894  412  2064 (129) 0
1895  401  2062 (128) 0
1896  402  2059 (125) 0
1897  391  2056 (123) 0
1898  404  2054 (120) 0
1899  413  2051 (116) 0
1900  407  2048 (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