Hunt, Robert


Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1868  334  1652 (234) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Hunt, Robert Fitzmaurice  
Born: 1824
Died: 1907
 
Notes:
Gaige says he died at age 83 in 1907, so he was born in 1823 or 1824. The Chess Player's Chronicle of Dec. 1861 (p.355) and the Era of 10 Nov. 1861 (p.14) have him as 'F.R. Hunt'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 183
   Löwenthal and Medley, Chess Congress of 1862, page lxiii
   Saint James' Chess Club, Chess Match by Electric Telegraph, page 1
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 2, Nov. 1860, page 347
   [CPC], vol. 3, Jan. 1861, page cover
   [CPC], vol. 3, Dec. 1861, page 355
   [CPM], vol. 1, June 1865, page 185
   [CPM], vol. 1, Sep. 1865, page 283, 284
   [Era], vol. 24, 10 Nov. 1861, page 14
   [Era], vol. 24, 6 July 1862, page 5, 15
   [Era], vol. 27, 18 June 1865, page 14
   [ILN], vol. 47, 11 Nov. 1865, page 475
   [ILN], vol. 70, 9 June 1877, page 551
   [ILN], vol. 71, 25 Aug. 1877, page 192
   [WP], vol. 1, June 1868, page 31

Tournament data

London and Dublin 1865 (2)     St. James Club - Dublin Athenaeum Club Telegraphic Match    
  Hunt, R.F. - Tooke, C.C.     1 - 0    
Dublin 1868     First Cordner Cup Tournament    
  Hunt, R.F. - White, H.V.     2 - 5    


Player information updated: 30 Oct. 2016