Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  132  2067 (108) 7
1858  141  2058 (113) 0
1859  155  2050 (118) 0
1860  169  2042 (122) 0
1861  179  2034 (126) 0
1862  177  2026 (129) 0
1863  175  2018 (132) 0
1864  182  2010 (135) 0
1865  191  2002 (138) 0
1866  227  1994 (141) 0
1867  229  1985 (143) 0
1868  230  1977 (145) 0
1869  237  1969 (147) 0
1870  270  1961 (148) 0
1871  276  1953 (150) 0
1872  283  1945 (151) 0
1873  313  1937 (153) 0
1874  322  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
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: 27 Mar. 2018