Elder, Frederick




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  42  2373 (105) 2
1865  43  2381 (102) 0
1866  46  2389 (99) 0
1867  44  2397 (94) 0
1868  40  2404 (89) 0
1869  35  2412 (82) 0
1870  34  2420 (74) 2
1871  33  2421 (65) 17
1872  39  2398 (73) 0
1873  47  2375 (78) 0
1874  55  2352 (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