Loyd, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1853  79  2227 (76) 1
1854  74  2247 (65) 7
1855  80  2238 (59) 13
1856  93  2239 (56) 13
1857  94  2247 (56) 10
1858  88  2263 (61) 0
1859  90  2279 (62) 11
1860  99  2266 (75) 0
1861  106  2253 (85) 0
1862  105  2239 (93) 0
1863  107  2226 (101) 0
1864  120  2213 (107) 0
1865  122  2199 (113) 0
1866  140  2186 (118) 0
1867  142  2172 (123) 0
1868  146  2159 (128) 0
1869  160  2146 (132) 0
1870  175  2132 (135) 0
1871  185  2119 (139) 0
1872  198  2105 (142) 0
1873  218  2092 (145) 0
1874  226  2079 (147) 0
1875  239  2065 (150) 0
1876  266  2052 (152) 0
1877  266  2038 (155) 0
1878  279  2025 (157) 0
1879  300  2012 (159) 0
1880  323  1998 (161) 0
1881  380  1985 (162) 0
1882  429  1972 (164) 0
1883  492  1958 (165) 0
1884  539  1945 (167) 0
1885  564  1931 (168) 0
1886  578  1918 (170) 0
1887  579  1905 (171) 0
1888  583  1891 (172) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Loyd, Thomas  
Born: 8 Sep. 1830
Died: 7 Mar. 1914
 
Notes:
Hillyer (p.19) and van Winsen (p.139) cite Frère giving 'T.L. Loyd', as does Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper of 17 Apr. 1858.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 57, 146, 411
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 257
   Hilbert, Tragic Life of Leonard, page 46, 132
   Hillyer, Thomas Frère, page 19
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 309
   Walker, New Jersey Chess Association, page 6
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. I, page 26, 139
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. II, page 114
Periodicals
   [Alb], 19 Oct. 1867
   [BCC], vol. 4, 15 Mar. 1886, page 82
   [BLL], 30 May 1858, page 3
   [CMNY], vol. 1, Mar. 1857, page 87
   [CMNY], vol. 1, July 1857, page 207
   [Era], vol. 30, 22 Sep. 1867, page 7
   [FLIN], 1 Mar. 1856
   [FLIN], 17 Apr. 1858
   [ILN], vol. 28, 3 May 1856, page 483
   [NSC], 28 Feb. 1886
   [NYC], 26 Apr. 1856
   [NYC], 17 May 1862
   [NYC], 14 Dec. 1867
   [Str], vol. 1, 15 June 1867, page 136
   [TFF], 12 Oct. 1867
Web
   Sarah.  [William James Appleton Fuller]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4087. James A. Leonard]
   Winter, Edward.  [James A. Leonard]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Perrin, F. - Loyd, T. 1855         (f)     5.5   -   2.5
Perrin, F. - Loyd, T. 1857         (f)     5   -   3
Loyd, T. - Perrin, F. 1859         (f)     6.5   -   3.5

Tournament data

New York 1853     New York Chess Club Tournament    
  Loyd, T. - Thompson, J. (1)     0 - 1    
New York 1854     New York Chess Club Tournament    
  Loyd, T. - O'Sullivan, J.L.     3 - 2    
  Loyd, T. - Gallatin, A.R.     1 - 0    
  Loyd, T. - Perrin, F.     1 - 0    
New York 1855     New York Chess Club Championship    
  Loyd, T. - Aupoix     2 - 3          Loyd, T. gave odds of the queen
New York 1856     New York Chess Club Tournament    
  Loyd, T. - Gallatin, A.R.     4.5 - 2.5    
  Loyd, T. - Perrin, F.     2 - 4    
New York 1857 (1)     New York Chess Club Tournament    
  Loyd, T. - Raphael, B.I.     1 - 0    
  Loyd, T. - Montgomery, W.W.     0 - 1    
New York 1859 (2)     Brooklyn Club Tournament    
  Loyd, T. - Marache, N.     0 - 1    
Plainfield 1888     Newark - Plainfield Club Match    
  Loyd, T. - Hymes, N.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 5 May 2020