Cronhelm, Edward




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1843  42  2171 (86) 4
1844  44  2154 (81) 0
1845  47  2137 (74) 5
1846  52  2134 (70) 9
1847  64  2101 (75) 9
1848  57  2083 (84) 0
1849  95  2065 (91) 0
1850  99  2047 (97) 0
1851  103  2028 (103) 0
1852  92  2010 (107) 1
1853  102  1999 (112) 0
1854  106  1987 (116) 0
1855  122  1976 (120) 0
1856  149  1964 (124) 0
1857  160  1953 (127) 0
1858  166  1942 (130) 0
1859  192  1930 (133) 0
1860  213  1919 (135) 0
1861  226  1907 (137) 0
1862  226  1896 (139) 0
1863  222  1885 (140) 0
1864  238  1873 (142) 0
1865  271  1862 (143) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Cronhelm, Edward  
Born: 24 Aug. 1820
Died: 24 Jan. 1889
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Chronicle has correspondence from 'E.C., Halifax' as early as Nov. 1841 (vol.2, p.45). Staunton gives name as 'E.C. Cronhelm' in the Illustrated London News of 7 Oct. 1865 (p.347), but neither Gaige nor Steve Mann give a middle initial.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 78
   Kieseritzky, Cinquante Parties, page 49
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 139
   Staunton, The Chess Tournament, page lx, xxxvii
   Williams, Souvenir of the Bristol Club, page 140
Periodicals
   [BLL], 15 June 1845, page 2
   [BLL], 9 Nov. 1845, page 3
   [BLL], 5 Apr. 1846, page 6
   [BLL], 17 May 1846, page 3
   [BLL], 1 Aug. 1847, page 7
   [CPC], vol. 2, 13 Nov. 1841, page 45
   [CPC], vol. 5, Jan. 1844, page 24
   [CPC], vol. 9, Dec. 1848, page 365
   [CPC], vol. 12, Mar. 1851, page 89
   [CPC], vol. 1, July 1853, page 219
   [CPC], vol. 2, Feb. 1854, page 59
   [Era], vol. 28, 1 Oct. 1865, page 6
   [Era], vol. 33, 30 Oct. 1870, page 2
   [ILN], vol. 3, 18 Nov. 1843, page 331
   [ILN], vol. 11, 25 Sep. 1847, page 206
   [ILN], vol. 18, 22 Feb. 1851, page 163
   [ILN], vol. 19, 27 Dec. 1851, page 771
   [ILN], vol. 23, 17 Dec. 1853, page 515
   [ILN], vol. 47, 7 Oct. 1865, page 347
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 May 1846, page 199
   [Reg], vol. 2, July 1850, page 193
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Edward Cronhelm]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Frederick William Cronhelm]
   McAlister, David and Forster, Richard.  [Porterfield Rynd 1846-1917]
   Sericano, C.  [Dublin 1865]

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

Wyvill, M. - Cronhelm, E. 1843         (c)     1.5   -   2.5
Walker, G. (1) - Cronhelm, E. 1845         (c)     4.5   -   0.5      Walker, G. (1) gave odds of pawn and two moves
Walker, G. (1) - Cronhelm, E. 1846         (c)     5   -   4      Walker, G. (1) gave odds of pawn and two moves
Rhodes, J. - Cronhelm, E. 1847         (f)     4   -   1
Cadman, R. - Cronhelm, E. 1847         (f)     3   -   1
Staunton, H. - Cronhelm, E. 1852         (c)     1   -   0      Staunton, H. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Dublin 1865     Dublin Masters Tournament     0  /  4


Player information updated: 16 May 2018