Loyd, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1853  80  2229 (76) 1
1854  75  2250 (65) 7
1855  80  2241 (59) 13
1856  92  2241 (56) 13
1857  96  2250 (56) 10
1858  90  2266 (61) 0
1859  93  2282 (62) 11
1860  99  2268 (75) 0
1861  108  2255 (85) 0
1862  108  2241 (93) 0
1863  110  2228 (101) 0
1864  119  2215 (107) 0
1865  123  2201 (113) 0
1866  142  2188 (118) 0
1867  144  2174 (123) 0
1868  145  2161 (128) 0
1869  160  2147 (132) 0
1870  176  2134 (135) 0
1871  188  2121 (139) 0
1872  200  2107 (142) 0
1873  216  2094 (145) 0
1874  229  2080 (147) 0
1875  249  2067 (150) 0
1876  273  2054 (152) 0
1877  275  2040 (155) 0
1878  289  2027 (157) 0
1879  313  2013 (159) 0
1880  330  2000 (161) 0
1881  392  1987 (162) 0
1882  437  1973 (164) 0
1883  506  1960 (165) 0
1884  553  1946 (167) 0
1885  577  1933 (168) 0
1886  589  1919 (170) 0
1887  586  1906 (171) 0
1888  587  1893 (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