Hughes, Hesseth




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1850  101  2043 (105) 3
1851  102  2052 (105) 0
1852  91  2060 (105) 0
1853  98  2068 (104) 0
1854  101  2076 (102) 0
1855  108  2084 (100) 0
1856  128  2093 (96) 0
1857  133  2101 (92) 1
1858  127  2117 (88) 4
1859  139  2143 (89) 10

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Hughes, Hesseth  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Di Felice has Hughes, M.E. at Manchester (Minor) 1857 and Birmingham 1858, and La Grand Storia degli Scacchi has 'Hughes, ME' at the latter, but Whyld has 'H. Hughes' at both.
 
References
Books
   Chess Association, Manchester 1857 Report, page 5, 40
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 4
Periodicals
   [BLL], 2 Sep. 1849, page 8
   [BLL], 16 Dec. 1849, page 5
   [BLL], 23 Dec. 1849, page 5
   [BLL], 15 Nov. 1857, page 7
   [CMNY], vol. 2, Nov. 1858, page 318
   [CPC], vol. 10, Nov. 1849, page 326
   [CPM], vol. 1, Dec. 1863, page 170
   [ST], 12 July 1857, page supp.4
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Birmingham 1858]

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

Bird, H.E. - Hughes, H. 1850 (1)         (s)     0   -   1      Bird, H.E. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Bird, H.E. - Hughes, H. 1850 (2)         (s)     2   -   0      Bird, H.E. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Hughes, H. - Beck, A. (3) 1857         (f)     4   -   0
Kenny, C. - Hughes, H. 1858         (f)     2   -   0
Hughes, H. - Reeves, H.A. 1859         (f)     2   -   5      Hughes, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Manchester 1857 (2)     1st British Chess Association Congress Minor Section    
  Hughes, H. - Jephcott, T.     1 - 0    
  Hughes, H. - Kling, J.     0 - 1    
Birmingham and London, England 1858     2nd British Chess Association Congress    
  Hughes, H. - Staunton, H.     0 - 2    
London, England 1859 (2)     Purssell's Chess Rooms Handicap    
  Hughes, H. - Ogg     1 - 2          Hughes, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 23 Aug. 2019