McConnell, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1901  693  1937 (81) 14
1902  691  1941 (86) 0
1903  688  1945 (89) 0
1904  722  1949 (91) 0
1905  737  1953 (92) 0
1906  755  1957 (92) 0
1907  769  1962 (91) 0
1908  753  1966 (89) 0
1909  817  1970 (86) 0
1910  799  1974 (82) 0
1911  839  1978 (76) 14

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: McConnell, John S.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Presumably distinct from James McConnell (Jr.), the son of James McConnell, 1829-1914. Hilbert's Shipley biography has 'John S. McConnell' on p.282, but 'J.C. McConnell' on p.322. The American Chess Magazine of Dec. 1897 (p.429) has 'John S. McConnell' as president of the Roxborough Chess Club in Philadelphia.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 311
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 228, 282
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 171
Periodicals
   [ACMa], vol. 1, no. 7, Dec. 1897, page 429
   [ACMa], vol. 2, no. 5, Nov. 1898, page 222

Tournament data

Philadelphia 1901 (5)     16th Franklin Chess Club Championship     2  /  14
Philadelphia 1911 (6)     26th Franklin Club Championship     3.5  /  14


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020