Smith, Harsen




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1869  83  2259 (74) 12
1870  76  2277 (66) 16
1871  70  2292 (67) 13
1872  74  2286 (77) 0
1873  80  2279 (86) 0
1874  82  2273 (92) 0
1875  93  2266 (98) 0
1876  87  2260 (102) 0
1877  89  2253 (106) 0
1878  90  2247 (110) 0
1879  102  2240 (112) 0
1880  114  2234 (115) 0
1881  133  2228 (117) 0
1882  151  2221 (118) 0
1883  176  2215 (119) 0
1884  191  2208 (120) 0
1885  199  2202 (120) 0
1886  211  2195 (120) 0
1887  227  2189 (120) 0
1888  226  2182 (119) 0
1889  240  2176 (118) 0
1890  260  2169 (117) 0
1891  276  2163 (115) 0
1892  287  2156 (113) 0
1893  295  2150 (110) 0
1894  309  2144 (107) 0
1895  310  2137 (103) 0
1896  308  2131 (99) 0
1897  321  2124 (93) 0
1898  336  2118 (87) 0
1899  357  2111 (79) 0
1900  369  2105 (69) 0
1901  394  2098 (57) 15
1902  413  2091 (51) 17
1903  412  2094 (50) 17
1904  440  2093 (54) 0
1905  446  2093 (49) 17
1906  448  2097 (51) 8
1907  453  2100 (51) 16
1908  447  2103 (58) 0
1909  472  2105 (59) 15

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Smith, Harsen D.  
   Also known as: Smith, Harsen Darwin?
Born: 17 Mar. 1845
Died: 8 Aug. 1910
 
Notes:
Gaige gives 'Smith, Harsen D[arwin?]'; Di Felice gives 'Smith, Harsen Darwin'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 232
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 317
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 396
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 85
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 253
Periodicals
   [NYC], 16 Jan. 1869
   [NYC], 12 Feb. 1870
   [NYC], 30 Apr. 1870
   [RT], vol. 9, 13 Feb. 1869, page 109
   [RT], vol. 9, 29 May 1869, page 349
   [TFF], 24 Nov. 1871
   [TFF], 15 Dec. 1871
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 Feb. 1872, page 172
Web
   Brennen, Neil.  [Supporting Chess: The Michigan State Chess Association of 1869-1870]
   Sericano, C.  [Cleveland 1871]

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

Michaelis, O.E. - Smith, H.D. 1869         (f)     6   -   5
Judd, M. - Smith, H.D. 1870 (1)         (c)     6   -   2
Judd, M. - Smith, H.D. 1870 (2)         (f)     4   -   4

Tournament data

Jackson 1869     Michigan State Tournament - First Class    
  Smith, H.D. - Swan, J.P.     1 - 0    
  Smith, H.D. - Michaelis, O.E.     0 - 1    
Cleveland 1871 (1)     2nd American Chess Congress - 1st Class Tournament     7  /  13
Excelsior 1901     2nd Western Chess Association Tournament (2nd USA Open)     9.5  /  15
Excelsior 1902     3rd Western Chess Association Tournament (3rd USA Open)     9  /  17
Chicago 1903     4th Western Chess Association Tournament     7.5  /  17
Excelsior 1905     6th Western Chess Association Tournament (6th USA Open)     7  /  17
Chicago 1906 (2)     7th Western Chess Association Tournament - Section 2     3.5  /  8
Excelsior 1907     8th Western Chess Association Tournament (8th USA Open)     6  /  16
Excelsior 1909     10th Western Chess Association Tournament     7  /  15


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018