Loyd, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1853  80  2227 (76) 1
1854  75  2248 (65) 7
1855  80  2239 (59) 13
1856  93  2239 (56) 13
1857  98  2248 (56) 10
1858  91  2264 (61) 0
1859  93  2280 (62) 11
1860  102  2266 (75) 0
1861  110  2253 (85) 0
1862  109  2239 (93) 0
1863  110  2226 (101) 0
1864  119  2213 (107) 0
1865  123  2199 (113) 0
1866  143  2186 (118) 0
1867  146  2172 (123) 0
1868  148  2159 (128) 0
1869  162  2146 (132) 0
1870  177  2132 (135) 0
1871  189  2119 (139) 0
1872  202  2105 (142) 0
1873  219  2092 (145) 0
1874  229  2079 (147) 0
1875  250  2065 (150) 0
1876  273  2052 (152) 0
1877  275  2038 (155) 0
1878  294  2025 (157) 0
1879  315  2012 (159) 0
1880  339  1998 (161) 0
1881  401  1985 (162) 0
1882  449  1971 (164) 0
1883  516  1958 (165) 0
1884  570  1945 (167) 0
1885  588  1931 (168) 0
1886  597  1918 (170) 0
1887  592  1904 (171) 0
1888  594  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