Richardson, Horace




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  52  2201 (68) 27
1847  60  2193 (77) 0
1848  55  2185 (84) 0
1849  80  2176 (89) 0
1850  78  2168 (93) 0
1851  83  2160 (97) 0
1852  79  2152 (99) 0
1853  87  2144 (101) 0
1854  93  2135 (102) 0
1855  101  2127 (102) 0
1856  117  2119 (101) 0
1857  125  2111 (100) 4
1858  137  2091 (102) 1
1859  154  2077 (105) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Richardson, Horace  
   Also known as: Dr. Horace Richardson
Born:
Died:
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 379, 382
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 175
Periodicals
   [BACA], vol. 1, Jan. 1858, page 4
   [BLL], 14 Aug. 1859, page 1
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Jan. 1859, page 16
   [CMNY], vol. 4, Oct. 1860, page 320
   [NYC], 23 Jan. 1857
Web
   Sarah.  [Boston Chess Club]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]

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

Hammond, G. - Richardson, H. 1846 (1)         (c)     4.5   -   4.5
Hammond, G. - Richardson, H. 1846 (2)         (c)     5.5   -   3.5
Hammond, G. - Richardson, H. 1846 (3)         (c)     6   -   3
Morphy, P.C. - Richardson, H. 1857         (c)     3   -   1      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Morphy, P.C. - Richardson, H. 1859 (1)         (c)     2   -   0      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight
Morphy, P.C. - Richardson, H. 1859 (2)         (c)     1   -   0      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight

Tournament data

Boston, Massachusetts 1858     Boston Club Tournament    
  Richardson, H. - Ware, P.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 25 Jun. 2019