Taylor, J.O. Howard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1861  213  1916 (139) 7
1862  207  1926 (140) 0
1863  197  1936 (142) 7
1864  199  1947 (143) 0
1865  208  1958 (143) 10
1866  233  1969 (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
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: 5 Jan. 2017