Richardson, Horace




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  52  2201 (67) 27
1847  60  2192 (77) 0
1848  55  2184 (84) 0
1849  80  2176 (89) 0
1850  78  2167 (93) 0
1851  83  2159 (97) 0
1852  79  2151 (99) 0
1853  88  2142 (101) 0
1854  94  2134 (101) 0
1855  102  2126 (102) 0
1856  118  2117 (101) 0
1857  125  2109 (100) 4
1858  138  2089 (101) 1
1859  164  2075 (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
   [DAC], 10 July 1859
   [FLIN], 13 Mar. 1858
   [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: 23 Aug. 2019