Kennicott, Hiram




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1857  134  2060 (108) 7
1858  142  2052 (113) 0
1859  157  2044 (118) 0
1860  170  2036 (122) 0
1861  177  2028 (126) 0
1862  175  2020 (130) 0
1863  173  2012 (133) 0
1864  180  2004 (136) 0
1865  193  1996 (139) 0
1866  222  1988 (141) 0
1867  226  1980 (143) 0
1868  225  1972 (146) 0
1869  230  1964 (148) 0
1870  263  1956 (149) 0
1871  273  1948 (151) 0
1872  282  1940 (152) 0
1873  312  1932 (154) 0
1874  316  1924 (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