Elder, Frederick




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1864  42  2371 (107) 2
1865  38  2379 (104) 0
1866  38  2388 (101) 0
1867  34  2397 (97) 0
1868  32  2406 (92) 0
1869  30  2414 (85) 0
1870  29  2423 (78) 0
1871  26  2432 (68) 17
1872  30  2411 (75) 0
1873  39  2390 (80) 0
1874  44  2369 (83) 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
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

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 Jan. 2017