McConnell, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1901  680  1939 (82) 14
1902  668  1943 (86) 0
1903  670  1947 (89) 0
1904  705  1951 (91) 0
1905  716  1955 (92) 0
1906  729  1959 (92) 0
1907  735  1962 (92) 0
1908  725  1966 (90) 0
1909  782  1970 (87) 0
1910  764  1974 (82) 0
1911  811  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