Jellett, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  143  2114 (86) 10
1865  141  2127 (85) 0
1866  150  2140 (81) 10
1867  151  2138 (89) 0
1868  143  2135 (96) 0
1869  144  2132 (102) 0
1870  152  2129 (107) 0
1871  151  2126 (112) 0
1872  158  2124 (115) 0
1873  169  2121 (119) 0
1874  172  2118 (122) 0
1875  178  2115 (125) 0
1876  194  2112 (127) 0
1877  192  2109 (129) 0
1878  193  2107 (131) 0
1879  201  2104 (132) 0
1880  220  2101 (134) 0
1881  247  2098 (135) 0
1882  262  2095 (135) 0
1883  297  2093 (136) 0
1884  308  2090 (136) 0
1885  318  2087 (137) 0
1886  319  2084 (137) 0
1887  330  2081 (137) 0
1888  323  2079 (136) 0
1889  332  2076 (136) 0
1890  346  2073 (135) 0
1891  365  2070 (134) 0
1892  384  2067 (133) 0
1893  402  2064 (131) 0
1894  418  2062 (129) 0
1895  401  2059 (128) 0
1896  404  2056 (125) 0
1897  390  2053 (123) 0
1898  406  2050 (120) 0
1899  413  2048 (116) 0
1900  415  2045 (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