Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  139  2113 (86) 10
1865  136  2126 (85) 0
1866  144  2140 (81) 10
1867  145  2137 (89) 0
1868  136  2134 (96) 0
1869  138  2132 (102) 0
1870  148  2129 (107) 0
1871  146  2126 (112) 0
1872  152  2123 (115) 0
1873  164  2121 (119) 0
1874  170  2118 (122) 0
1875  175  2115 (125) 0
1876  193  2113 (127) 0
1877  188  2110 (129) 0
1878  189  2107 (131) 0
1879  197  2105 (132) 0
1880  212  2102 (134) 0
1881  236  2099 (135) 0
1882  247  2096 (135) 0
1883  288  2094 (136) 0
1884  305  2091 (136) 0
1885  317  2088 (137) 0
1886  320  2086 (137) 0
1887  325  2083 (137) 0
1888  322  2080 (136) 0
1889  327  2078 (136) 0
1890  342  2075 (135) 0
1891  359  2072 (134) 0
1892  381  2069 (133) 0
1893  393  2067 (131) 0
1894  408  2064 (130) 0
1895  396  2061 (128) 0
1896  399  2059 (125) 0
1897  389  2056 (123) 0
1898  400  2053 (120) 0
1899  411  2051 (116) 0
1900  406  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