Ford, Eugene




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1891  145  2309 (51) 27
1892  163  2295 (61) 3
1893  163  2297 (71) 0
1894  161  2298 (78) 0
1895  162  2299 (84) 0
1896  161  2300 (88) 0
1897  151  2301 (91) 4
1898  171  2292 (99) 0
1899  187  2282 (107) 0
1900  193  2272 (114) 0
1901  205  2262 (120) 0
1902  230  2253 (125) 0
1903  258  2243 (131) 0
1904  288  2233 (136) 0
1905  308  2223 (140) 0
1906  334  2214 (144) 0
1907  358  2204 (148) 0
1908  382  2194 (152) 0
1909  421  2185 (156) 0
1910  440  2175 (159) 0
1911  499  2165 (162) 0
1912  495  2155 (165) 0
1913  498  2146 (168) 0
1914  489  2136 (171) 0
1915  475  2126 (173) 0
1916  500  2116 (176) 0
1917  509  2107 (178) 0
1918  545  2097 (181) 0
1919  558  2087 (183) 0
1920  627  2077 (185) 0
1921  695  2068 (187) 0
1922  694  2058 (189) 0
1923  747  2048 (191) 0
1924  814  2038 (193) 0
1925  832  2029 (195) 0
1926  854  2019 (196) 0
1927  890  2009 (198) 0
1928  848  1999 (199) 0
1929  807  1990 (201) 0
1930  823  1980 (203) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Ford, Eugene A.  
Born: 26 May 1866
Died: 4 Sep. 1948
 
Notes:
Hilbert gives date of death as 4 Sept. 1947 (e.g. in Writings in Chess History, p.446). Gaige gives date of death as 4 Sept. 1948.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 123
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 88, 98
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 446
   Rogers, New York State Chess Association, page 32, 49, 51
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 394
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [New York 1891: A Day to Remember Part 2], page 8
   Pope, Nick.  [1890 Gunsberg-Steinitz World Championship Match]

Tournament data

New York 1891 (1)     13th New York State Championship    
  Ford, E.A. - Wilcox, B.F.     1 - 0    
  Ford, E.A. - Kaltenbach, E.J.     1 - 0    
  Ford, E.A. - Kemeny, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
  Ford, E.A. - Delmar, E. (1)     0 - 1    
New York 1891 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     16  /  28
New York 1891 (3)     New Jersey - Manhattan Club Match    
  Ford, E.A. - Hicks, Wm.H. (1)     1 - 0    
New York 1891 (4)     Manhattan Club Handicap Tournament     22  /  30      odds player in the move class
New York 1892 (4)     14th New York State Championship    
  Ford, E.A. - Lisle, A.C.     1 - 0    
  Ford, E.A. - Baird, D.G.     1 - 0    
  Ford, E.A. - Eccles, C.W.     0 - 1    
  Ford, E.A. - Rogers, H.J.     0 - 1    
New York 1897 (2)     19th New York State Chess Association Meeting - General Tournament     3.5  /  4
New York 1930 (5)     Manhattan Club - Columbia University Club Match    
  Ford, E.A. - Hassialis, I.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 15 Jun. 2021