Cronhelm, Edward




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1843  42  2174 (86) 4
1844  44  2157 (81) 0
1845  48  2140 (74) 5
1846  51  2138 (70) 9
1847  63  2104 (75) 9
1848  57  2086 (84) 0
1849  96  2067 (91) 0
1850  100  2049 (97) 0
1851  103  2031 (103) 0
1852  93  2012 (107) 1
1853  103  2001 (112) 0
1854  105  1990 (116) 0
1855  121  1978 (120) 0
1856  144  1967 (124) 0
1857  156  1955 (127) 0
1858  163  1944 (130) 0
1859  188  1933 (133) 0
1860  211  1921 (135) 0
1861  215  1910 (137) 0
1862  217  1898 (139) 0
1863  213  1887 (140) 0
1864  219  1875 (142) 0
1865  255  1864 (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
   [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: 5 Jan. 2017