Rainger, Frederick




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1859  173  1980 (128) 4
1860  185  1988 (128) 19
1861  188  1997 (130) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Rainger, Frederick George  
Born: 1829
Died: 5 Aug. 1871
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Magazine of June 1866 (p.170) has 'G. Rainger'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 346
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 108
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 325
Periodicals
   [CP], vol. 3, Dec. 1852, page 142
   [CP], vol. 4, July 1853, page 23
   [CPC], vol. 1, Nov. 1859, page cover
   [CPC], vol. 3, Aug. 1861, page 251
   [CPC], vol. 4, Apr. 1862, page 98
   [CPM], vol. 2, June 1866, page 170
   [CPM], vol. 2, Dec. 1866, page 384
   [CW], vol. 1, Dec. 1865, page 316
   [Era], vol. 28, 12 Nov. 1865, page 7
   [HC], vol. 1, 21 July 1849, page 48
   [HC], vol. 8, 2 Apr. 1853, page 224
   [ILN], vol. 33, 13 Nov. 1858, page 460
   [ILN], vol. 38, 30 Mar. 1861, page 297
   [ILN], vol. 59, 9 Sep. 1871, page 235
Web
   Hindle, Owen.  [Early Norfolk and Norwich Chess Club History, p.1]
   Sericano, C.  [Cambridge 1860]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 3426. Blind nineteenth-century prodigy]

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

Rainger, F.G. - Lumbley, G. 1859         (c)     2   -   2
Rainger, F.G. - Atkins, C.T. 1860         (f)     11   -   6
Rainger, F.G. - Taylor, J.O.H. 1861         (f)     5   -   2

Tournament data

Cambridge 1860     3rd British Chess Association Tournament    
  Rainger, F.G. - Stanley, C.H.     0 - 2    
Lynn 1865     Norwich - Lynn Club Match    
  Rainger, F.G. - Hastings     2 - 0    


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2017