Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  132  2063 (108) 7
1858  141  2055 (113) 0
1859  156  2047 (118) 0
1860  168  2039 (122) 0
1861  177  2031 (126) 0
1862  178  2023 (130) 0
1863  176  2015 (133) 0
1864  182  2007 (136) 0
1865  194  1999 (139) 0
1866  225  1991 (141) 0
1867  228  1983 (143) 0
1868  229  1975 (145) 0
1869  234  1967 (147) 0
1870  267  1959 (149) 0
1871  275  1951 (151) 0
1872  284  1943 (152) 0
1873  313  1935 (154) 0
1874  322  1927 (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