Rhodes, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  45  2267 (107) 1
1847  51  2267 (102) 5
1848  47  2256 (104) 0
1849  66  2245 (105) 0
1850  70  2235 (105) 0
1851  77  2224 (105) 0
1852  76  2214 (105) 0
1853  83  2203 (103) 0
1854  82  2193 (101) 0
1855  91  2182 (99) 0
1856  106  2172 (95) 2
1857  111  2158 (95) 3
1858  119  2141 (98) 0
1859  130  2125 (101) 0
1860  141  2108 (102) 1
1861  153  2097 (105) 0
1862  155  2086 (107) 0
1863  151  2075 (109) 0
1864  161  2064 (110) 0
1865  174  2052 (110) 1
1866  195  2045 (112) 0
1867  191  2038 (114) 1
1868  196  2022 (117) 0
1869  206  2006 (121) 0
1870  231  1990 (124) 0
1871  251  1974 (126) 0
1872  264  1958 (129) 0
1873  302  1942 (131) 0
1874  314  1926 (133) 0
1875  337  1910 (134) 0
1876  363  1894 (135) 0
1877  361  1878 (136) 0
1878  381  1862 (137) 0
1879  388  1846 (138) 0
1880  414  1830 (139) 0
1881  465  1814 (139) 0
1882  522  1798 (139) 0
1883  604  1782 (139) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Rhodes, John  
Born: 26 Aug. 1814
Died: 16 May 1898
 
Notes:
Sergeant gives date of death as 15 May 1898; Gaige gives 16 May 1898.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 519
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 352
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Lawson, Paul Morphy, page 119
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 96, 233
   Whyld, English Tournaments, page 12
   Williams, Souvenir of the Bristol Club, page 142
Periodicals
   [BLL], 25 June 1837, page 2
   [BLL], 15 Oct. 1837, page 2
   [BLL], 16 May 1847, page 6
   [BLL], 23 Feb. 1862, page 1
   [CPC], vol. 1, 10 July 1841, page 172
   [CPC], vol. 2, 18 Dec. 1841, page 124
   [CPC], vol. 4, Feb. 1843, page 57
   [CPC], vol. 2, Feb. 1854, page 59
   [CPM], vol. 2, Apr. 1866, page 110
   [CPM], vol. 3, 1 July 1867, page 217
   [Era], vol. 26, 31 July 1864, page 5
   [Era], vol. 27, 4 June 1865, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 11, 9 Oct. 1847, page 238
   [ILN], vol. 29, 29 Nov. 1856, page 553
   [ILN], vol. 36, 2 June 1860, page 542
   [ILN], vol. 40, 22 Feb. 1862, page 204
   [ILN], vol. 50, 8 June 1867, page 586
   [ILN], vol. 72, 27 Apr. 1878, page 399
   [ILN], vol. 72, 11 May 1878, page 446
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 June 1842, page 314
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 Mar. 1846, page 139
   [Pal], vol. 6, 15 May 1846, page 197
   [Pal], vol. 7, 15 May 1847, page 212
   [Reg], vol. 2, July 1850, page 194
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1865: 1st Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1866: NYDCA, 2nd Redcar Meeting]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - 1883: Yorkshire v Lancashire]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - John Rhodes]
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Original Yorkshire Chess Association]
   Sarah.  [The Birmingham Meeting]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sarah.  [The Sacrificial Morphy]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

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

de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. - Rhodes, J. 1846         (c)     0   -   1      de Saint-Amant, P.C.F. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Rhodes, J. - Cronhelm, E. 1847         (f)     4   -   1
Harrwitz, D. - Rhodes, J. 1860         (c)     1   -   0      Harrwitz, D. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Watkinson, J. - Rhodes, J. 1865         (c)     1   -   0

Tournament data

Leeds 1856     Leeds - Huddersfield Club Match    
  Rhodes, J. - Watkinson, J.     1 - 1    
Leeds 1857 (1)     Leeds - Huddersfield Club Tournament, Section 1     2  /  3
Leeds 1867     West Riding - North Riding Match    
  Rhodes, J. - Grimshaw, W.     1 - 0    
Leeds 1883 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Rhodes, J. - Cooper, R.O.     0.5 - 1.5    


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017