Hughes, Hesseth




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1850  101  2041 (105) 3
1851  102  2049 (106) 0
1852  91  2058 (105) 0
1853  98  2066 (104) 0
1854  102  2074 (102) 0
1855  108  2082 (100) 0
1856  129  2090 (96) 0
1857  134  2099 (92) 1
1858  128  2115 (88) 4
1859  139  2140 (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