Elder, Frederick




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  48  2359 (107) 2
1865  45  2366 (104) 0
1866  44  2374 (101) 0
1867  41  2381 (97) 0
1868  39  2389 (91) 0
1869  37  2396 (85) 0
1870  34  2404 (77) 0
1871  31  2412 (68) 17
1872  37  2392 (75) 0
1873  43  2373 (79) 0
1874  48  2353 (82) 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'.
 
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
   [CMNY], vol. 4, Nov. 1860, page 334
   [CW], vol. 2, Dec. 1866, page 317
   [ILN], vol. 44, 21 May 1864, page 507
   [NYC], 5 Dec. 1863
   [NYC], 6 Feb. 1864
   [NYC], 18 June 1864
   [TFF], 27 Oct. 1866
   [TFF], 29 June 1867
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    
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: 27 Mar. 2018