Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  136  2068 (107) 7
1858  141  2060 (113) 0
1859  157  2051 (118) 0
1860  170  2043 (122) 0
1861  181  2035 (126) 0
1862  179  2027 (129) 0
1863  176  2019 (132) 0
1864  185  2011 (135) 0
1865  197  2003 (138) 0
1866  230  1994 (140) 0
1867  232  1986 (143) 0
1868  235  1978 (145) 0
1869  245  1970 (147) 0
1870  279  1962 (148) 0
1871  291  1954 (150) 0
1872  289  1946 (151) 0
1873  315  1938 (153) 0
1874  323  1929 (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
   [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: 10 Aug. 2018