Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  139  2064 (108) 7
1858  144  2056 (113) 0
1859  160  2047 (118) 0
1860  176  2039 (122) 0
1861  189  2031 (126) 0
1862  186  2023 (129) 0
1863  185  2015 (132) 0
1864  199  2007 (135) 0
1865  211  1999 (138) 0
1866  244  1991 (141) 0
1867  240  1983 (143) 0
1868  244  1975 (145) 0
1869  255  1967 (147) 0
1870  288  1958 (148) 0
1871  299  1950 (150) 0
1872  306  1942 (151) 0
1873  324  1934 (153) 0
1874  332  1926 (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