Elder, Frederick




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  41  2376 (105) 2
1865  42  2384 (102) 0
1866  43  2392 (99) 0
1867  42  2400 (94) 0
1868  38  2408 (89) 0
1869  33  2417 (82) 0
1870  30  2425 (74) 2
1871  29  2426 (66) 17
1872  34  2403 (73) 0
1873  44  2379 (78) 0
1874  51  2356 (81) 6

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Elder, Frederick H.  
Born: 1841
Died: 1887
 
Notes:
Gaige gives only approximate birth and death years. The Chess World of Dec. 1866 (vol.2, p.317) has 'F.A. Elder'. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of 9 Oct. 1871 (p.2) has 'F.H. Eider'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 106
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 84
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 36, 53
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. I, page 99
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 31, 9 Oct. 1871, page 2
   [BDE], vol. 31, 9 Dec. 1871, page 4
   [BDE], vol. 31, 21 Dec. 1871, page 2
   [CMNY], vol. 4, Nov. 1860, page 334
   [CW], vol. 2, Dec. 1866, page 317
   [DFP], 4 May 1859
   [DFP], 5 Nov. 1859
   [HWT], 21 Oct. 1871
   [ILN], vol. 44, 21 May 1864, page 507
   [NYC], 5 Dec. 1863
   [NYC], 6 Feb. 1864
   [NYC], 18 June 1864
   [PDEB], 27 Feb. 1864
   [SoT], 5 Feb. 1870
   [SoT], 11 Nov. 1871
   [SoT], 25 Nov. 1871
   [TFF], 27 Oct. 1866
   [TFF], 29 June 1867
   [TFF], 6 Oct. 1871
   [TFF], 15 Dec. 1871
Web
   Brennen, Neil.  [Supporting Chess: The Michigan State Chess Association of 1869-1870]
   Sericano, C.  [Cleveland 1871]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Max Judd (Part One)], page 3

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

Elder, F.H. - Lichtenhein, T. 1864         (s)     1   -   1

Tournament data

Detroit 1870     Michigan State Tournament    
  Elder, F.H. - Swan, H.H.     1 - 0    
  Elder, F.H. - Judd, M.     1 - 0    
  Elder, F.H. - Feldner, E.     1 - 0    
Cleveland 1871 (1)     2nd American Chess Congress - 1st Class Tournament     12.5  /  19
Chicago 1874     3rd American Chess Congress     3.5  /  6


Player information updated: 5 May 2020