Matthews, Fred.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1834  16  2228 (85) 130
1835  16  2226 (93) 0
1836  15  2224 (99) 0
1837  17  2222 (105) 0
1838  19  2220 (110) 0
1839  24  2218 (114) 0
1840  24  2216 (118) 0
1841  29  2214 (122) 0
1842  36  2212 (125) 0
1843  41  2210 (127) 0
1844  42  2208 (130) 0
1845  45  2206 (132) 0
1846  50  2204 (134) 0
1847  58  2202 (136) 0
1848  51  2199 (137) 0
1849  77  2197 (138) 0
1850  76  2195 (139) 0
1851  81  2193 (140) 0
1852  78  2191 (141) 0
1853  85  2189 (142) 0
1854  84  2187 (142) 0
1855  90  2185 (142) 0
1856  105  2183 (142) 0
1857  109  2181 (142) 0
1858  111  2179 (142) 0
1859  118  2177 (141) 0
1860  120  2175 (141) 0
1861  123  2173 (140) 0
1862  116  2171 (139) 0
1863  117  2169 (138) 0
1864  118  2167 (136) 0
1865  118  2165 (135) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Matthews, Fred. H.  
Born: 1798
Died: Jan. 1883
 
Notes:
Burt gives birth between 01-1798 and 01-1799.
 
References
Books
   Burt, Bristol Chess Club, page 25
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 273
   Löwenthal and Medley, Transactions of the BCA, 1868-1869, page 13
   Utterberg, De la Bourdonnais versus McDonnell, page 344
   Walker, A Selection of Games at Chess, page 42, 279
Periodicals
   [BLL], 16 Oct. 1836, page 4
   [BLL], 27 Aug. 1837, page 4
   [BLL], 2 Aug. 1840, page 2
   [BLL], 3 Jan. 1841, page 1
   [BLL], 10 Aug. 1845, page 2
   [CPC], vol. 8, 15 May 1847, page 153
   [CPC], vol. 8, 12 June 1847, page 184
   [CPC], vol. 12, Mar. 1851, page 94
   [CPC], vol. 12, Sep. 1851, page 283
   [CPM], vol. 1, Apr. 1865, page 111
Web
   Burt, John.  [The Bristol Chess Club]
   Dunn, Carl.  [Ceremonies of the Horsemen 1(2): Elijah Williams of Bristol & London]

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

McDonnell, A. - Matthews, F.H. 1834         (c)     63.5   -   66.5      McDonnell, A. gave odds of a knight

Tournament data

Bath and Bristol 1865     Bath and Bristol Handicap     1  /  2      odds player in pawn and move class


Player information updated: 30 Oct. 2016