Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  152  2107 (86) 10
1865  145  2120 (85) 0
1866  156  2134 (81) 10
1867  157  2131 (89) 0
1868  155  2128 (96) 0
1869  156  2126 (102) 0
1870  168  2123 (107) 0
1871  172  2120 (112) 0
1872  175  2118 (115) 0
1873  181  2115 (119) 0
1874  186  2112 (122) 0
1875  192  2109 (125) 0
1876  209  2107 (127) 0
1877  198  2104 (129) 0
1878  206  2101 (131) 0
1879  212  2099 (132) 0
1880  229  2096 (134) 0
1881  255  2093 (135) 0
1882  273  2091 (135) 0
1883  303  2088 (136) 0
1884  312  2085 (136) 0
1885  325  2083 (137) 0
1886  322  2080 (137) 0
1887  333  2077 (137) 0
1888  331  2075 (136) 0
1889  341  2072 (136) 0
1890  350  2069 (135) 0
1891  370  2067 (134) 0
1892  387  2064 (133) 0
1893  406  2061 (131) 0
1894  423  2059 (129) 0
1895  406  2056 (127) 0
1896  406  2053 (125) 0
1897  395  2051 (123) 0
1898  413  2048 (120) 0
1899  430  2045 (116) 0
1900  434  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