Heselton, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1859  221  1703 (124) 3
1860  242  1711 (121) 0
1861  241  1719 (117) 2
1862  241  1715 (117) 1
1863  235  1716 (118) 0
1864  244  1716 (118) 3
1865  292  1707 (121) 0
1866  326  1698 (124) 0
1867  271  1688 (127) 0
1868  289  1679 (129) 0
1869  295  1670 (131) 0
1870  362  1661 (133) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Heselton, John Allison  
   Also known as: Hesleton; I.A. Heselton
Born: 3 Feb. 1820
Died: 27 Mar. 1889
 
Notes:
The Chess Player's Magazine of June 1865 (p.184) has 'J.A. Haselton'. The Chess World of July 1866 (vol.2, p.156) has 'J.A. Hesselton'.
 
References
Books
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 12
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 2, May 1860, page 141
   [CPC], vol. 3, Jan. 1861, page cover
   [CPC], vol. 3, July 1861, page 209
   [CPM], vol. 1, Mar. 1865, page 96
   [CPM], vol. 1, June 1865, page 184
   [CW], vol. 2, July 1866, page 156
   [Era], vol. 22, 10 June 1860, page 7
   [Era], vol. 27, 4 June 1865, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 32, 5 June 1858, page 567
   [ILN], vol. 35, 10 Dec. 1859, page 561
   [ILN], vol. 36, 2 June 1860, page 542
   [ILN], vol. 40, 24 May 1862, page 540
   [ILN], vol. 48, 9 June 1866, page 571
   [ILN], vol. 56, 11 June 1870, page 619
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1859: Settle v Bradford Match]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - John Allison Heselton]

Tournament data

Settle 1859     Bradford - Settle Club Match    
  Heselton, J.A. - Burrow, J.H.     0 - 3    
Leeds 1861 (2)     West Yorkshire Chess Association Second Class Tournament    
  Heselton, J.A. - Brook, G.     1 - 0    
  Heselton, J.A. - Ammelburg, H.     0 - 1    
Wakefield 1862 (2)     7th West Yorkshire Chess Association Meeting - 2nd Tournament    
  Heselton, J.A. - Fawcett, J.A.     0 - 1    
Huddersfield 1864 (1)     Huddersfield - Bradford Club Match    
  Heselton, J.A. - Roberton, J.P.     1 - 2    
Bradford 1870     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Heselton, J.A. - Spenser, N.B.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2017