Weyle




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1818  2310 (160) 3
1819  2318 (160) 0
1820  2325 (160) 0
1821  2332 (159) 0
1822  2340 (159) 0
1823  2347 (158) 0
1824  2354 (157) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Weyle  
   Also known as: Weill; Wèille; Vaèle; Velles; le Petit Juif
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Many spellings of his name are given. Modern sources tend to give 'Weyle'; the earliest French source (le Palamède) tends to give 'Velles'. The 21 Feb. 1836 issue of Bell's Life in London says that 'Le petit Juif' had been 'dead some time'.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 37, 438, 440
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 327
   Murray, History of Chess, page 877
   Standage, The Turk, page 206
   Walker, Chess and Chess Players, page 367
Periodicals
   [BLL], 21 Feb. 1836, page 2
   [BLL], 13 Dec. 1840, page 4
   [CPC], vol. 4, Dec. 1843, page 371
   [CPC], vol. 9, Feb. 1848, page 58
   [ILN], vol. 5, 28 Dec. 1844, page 416
   [NR], vol. 5, Jan. 1864, page 3
   [Pal], vol. 4, Mar. 1839, page 68
   [Pal], vol. 3, 15 Sep. 1843, page 412
   [Pal], vol. 5, 15 Jan. 1845, page 28, 30

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

Alexandre, A. - Weyle 1818         (c)     2   -   1
Weyle - Saint-Elme-le-Duc 1824 (1)         (s)     1   -   0      Weyle gave odds of a rook
Weyle - Saint-Elme-le-Duc 1824 (2)         (s)     0   -   1      Weyle gave odds of a knight
Weyle - Saint-Elme-le-Duc 1824 (3)         (s)     1   -   0      Weyle gave odds of pawn and two moves


Player information updated: 31 Jul. 2016