Rhodes, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1846  45  2267 (107) 1
1847  51  2267 (102) 5
1848  47  2257 (104) 0
1849  66  2246 (105) 0
1850  70  2236 (105) 0
1851  77  2225 (105) 0
1852  76  2215 (105) 0
1853  83  2204 (103) 0
1854  82  2194 (101) 0
1855  91  2183 (99) 0
1856  106  2173 (95) 2
1857  111  2159 (95) 3
1858  119  2143 (98) 0
1859  130  2126 (101) 0
1860  141  2110 (102) 1
1861  153  2099 (105) 0
1862  153  2088 (107) 0
1863  149  2077 (109) 0
1864  160  2066 (110) 0
1865  173  2055 (110) 1
1866  193  2047 (112) 0
1867  190  2040 (113) 1
1868  187  2025 (117) 0
1869  199  2009 (121) 0
1870  225  1993 (124) 0
1871  245  1977 (126) 0
1872  259  1962 (129) 0
1873  295  1946 (131) 0
1874  310  1930 (132) 0
1875  332  1914 (134) 0
1876  355  1898 (135) 0
1877  358  1883 (136) 0
1878  375  1867 (137) 0
1879  381  1851 (138) 0
1880  405  1835 (138) 0
1881  456  1819 (139) 0
1882  518  1804 (139) 0
1883  599  1788 (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