Taylor, J.O. Howard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1861  224  1915 (139) 7
1862  219  1925 (140) 0
1863  207  1936 (142) 7
1864  217  1947 (143) 0
1865  227  1957 (143) 10
1866  256  1968 (144) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Taylor, John Odin Howard  
   Also known as: J. Howard Taylor; I.O. Howard Taylor
Born: 2 Mar. 1837
Died: 15 May 1890
 
References
Books
   Bird, Chess History and Reminiscences
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 421
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page xl
   Löwenthal and Medley, Transactions of the BCA, 1868-1869, page 14
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 104, 175, 195, 214
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 113, 324
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 2, Jan. 1860, page 31
   [CPC], vol. 3, Aug. 1861, page 247
   [CPC], vol. 4, Apr. 1862, page 98
   [CPM], vol. 1, Sep. 1865, page 284
   [CPM], vol. 2, June 1866, page 170
   [CW], vol. 1, Dec. 1865, page 316
   [Era], vol. 24, 6 July 1862, page 15
   [IJ], 8 Nov. 1873, page 8
   [ILN], vol. 38, 30 Mar. 1861, page 297
   [ILN], vol. 44, 7 May 1864, page 459
   [ILN], vol. 46, 21 Jan. 1865, page 75
   [ILN], vol. 48, 10 Mar. 1866, page 243
   [ILN], vol. 56, 26 Feb. 1870, page 235
   [WP], vol. 3, 1 Feb. 1871, page 160
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 Dec. 1871, page 135
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 May 1872, page 5
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [A History of the City of London Chess Magazine (Part 2)]
   Hindle, Owen.  [Early Norfolk and Norwich Chess Club History, p.1]
   Hindle, Owen.  [Early Norfolk and Norwich Chess Club History, p.2]
   Hindle, Owen.  [Early Norfolk and Norwich Chess Club History, p.3]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Baron von Heydebrand und der Lasa]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 3467. Leonard and Staunton]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 4903. The Balaclava Charge]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Rainger, F.G. - Taylor, J.O.H. 1861         (f)     5   -   2
Taylor, J.O.H. - Thurgar, A.H. 1863         (f)     5.5   -   1.5
Taylor, J.O.H. - Knight, G.C.L. 1865         (f)     7.5   -   2.5      Taylor, J.O.H. gave odds of a knight
Lowenthal, J.J. - Taylor, J.O.H. 1866 (1)         (c)     1   -   0
Lowenthal, J.J. - Taylor, J.O.H. 1866 (2)         (c)     0   -   1      Lowenthal, J.J. gave odds of the exchange

Tournament data

Lynn 1865     Norwich - Lynn Club Match    
  Taylor, J.O.H. - Stocking     3 - 0    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018