Heselton, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1859  213  1773 (115) 3
1860  235  1784 (111) 0
1861  233  1795 (107) 2
1862  234  1795 (106) 1
1863  227  1802 (106) 0
1864  234  1809 (106) 3
1865  276  1809 (108) 0
1866  306  1808 (109) 0
1867  298  1807 (110) 2
1868  277  1793 (114) 0
1869  290  1779 (118) 0
1870  349  1765 (121) 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
   [CPM], vol. 3, 1 July 1867, page 217
   [CW], vol. 2, July 1866, page 156
   [CW], vol. 3, July 1867, page 145
   [Era], vol. 22, 10 June 1860, page 7
   [Era], vol. 27, 4 June 1865, page 6
   [HCWYA], 1 June 1867, page 5
   [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    
Wakefield 1867 (3)     West Yorkshire Chess Association - Tournament 3    
  Heselton, J.A. - Trickett, W.     1 - 0    
  Heselton, J.A. - Dyson, E.     1 - 0    
Bradford 1870     Bradford - Halifax Club Match    
  Heselton, J.A. - Spenser, N.B.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017