Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  140  2062 (108) 7
1858  145  2054 (113) 0
1859  161  2046 (118) 0
1860  177  2038 (122) 0
1861  191  2029 (126) 0
1862  189  2021 (129) 0
1863  186  2013 (133) 0
1864  200  2005 (135) 0
1865  212  1997 (138) 0
1866  245  1989 (141) 0
1867  243  1981 (143) 0
1868  246  1973 (145) 0
1869  256  1965 (147) 0
1870  292  1957 (148) 0
1871  299  1949 (150) 0
1872  308  1941 (151) 0
1873  325  1933 (153) 0
1874  333  1925 (154) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Kennicott, Hiram Martin Langdon  
Born: 1 Mar. 1810
Died: 22 Jan. 1880
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 56, 67, 538
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 209
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 89
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 58
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 2, Mar. 1858, page 83
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Feb. 1859, page 72
   [Era], vol. 34, 21 Jan. 1872, page 14
   [ILN], vol. 31, 21 Nov. 1857, page 518
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [RT], vol. 9, 26 June 1869, page 411
   [TFF], 22 Dec. 1871
Web
   Sarah.  [American Chess Congress Players]
   Sarah.  [Hiram Kennicott]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]

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

Morphy, P.C. - Kennicott, H.M.L. 1857         (c)     1   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1857 (4)     1st American Chess Congress    
  Kennicott, H.M.L. - Raphael, B.I.     2.5 - 3.5    
Chicago 1874     3rd American Chess Congress     0  /  4


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018