Loyd, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1853  78  2230 (76) 1
1854  73  2250 (65) 7
1855  79  2241 (59) 13
1856  91  2242 (56) 13
1857  93  2251 (56) 10
1858  87  2267 (61) 0
1859  89  2283 (62) 11
1860  98  2269 (75) 0
1861  105  2256 (85) 0
1862  103  2242 (93) 0
1863  105  2229 (101) 0
1864  116  2215 (107) 0
1865  121  2202 (113) 0
1866  143  2188 (118) 0
1867  144  2175 (123) 0
1868  145  2161 (128) 0
1869  158  2148 (132) 0
1870  172  2135 (135) 0
1871  184  2121 (139) 0
1872  195  2108 (142) 0
1873  213  2094 (145) 0
1874  223  2081 (148) 0
1875  238  2067 (150) 0
1876  262  2054 (152) 0
1877  260  2040 (155) 0
1878  276  2027 (157) 0
1879  301  2013 (159) 0
1880  316  2000 (161) 0
1881  373  1987 (162) 0
1882  421  1973 (164) 0
1883  487  1960 (166) 0
1884  532  1946 (167) 0
1885  554  1933 (168) 0
1886  571  1919 (170) 0
1887  571  1906 (171) 0
1888  572  1892 (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
   [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: 4 Mar. 2020