Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  134  2060 (108) 7
1858  141  2052 (113) 0
1859  156  2044 (118) 0
1860  169  2036 (122) 0
1861  176  2028 (126) 0
1862  174  2020 (130) 0
1863  172  2012 (133) 0
1864  179  2004 (136) 0
1865  192  1996 (139) 0
1866  218  1988 (141) 0
1867  222  1980 (143) 0
1868  215  1972 (146) 0
1869  221  1964 (148) 0
1870  257  1956 (149) 0
1871  269  1948 (151) 0
1872  280  1940 (152) 0
1873  309  1932 (154) 0
1874  314  1925 (155) 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
   [ILN], vol. 31, 21 Nov. 1857, page 518
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
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: 31 Dec. 2014