McConnell, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1901  610  1941 (82) 14
1902  605  1944 (86) 0
1903  614  1948 (89) 0
1904  656  1951 (92) 0
1905  662  1955 (93) 0
1906  671  1958 (93) 0
1907  682  1962 (92) 0
1908  679  1965 (90) 0
1909  736  1969 (87) 0
1910  717  1972 (83) 0
1911  755  1976 (77) 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, Dec. 1897, page 429
   [ACMa], vol. 2, 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