Frankenstein, Edward




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  141  2208 (88) 2
1871  144  2207 (81) 3
1872  146  2205 (78) 4
1873  138  2218 (81) 0
1874  129  2231 (81) 0
1875  126  2244 (80) 4
1876  119  2240 (85) 0
1877  115  2236 (89) 0
1878  124  2232 (91) 0
1879  127  2228 (93) 0
1880  138  2224 (93) 0
1881  161  2220 (93) 0
1882  172  2215 (91) 7
1883  206  2209 (93) 0
1884  229  2202 (95) 0
1885  236  2196 (95) 1
1886  250  2188 (97) 0
1887  268  2180 (99) 0
1888  270  2172 (99) 0
1889  283  2164 (99) 1
1890  315  2154 (100) 1
1891  330  2146 (104) 0
1892  359  2137 (106) 0
1893  371  2129 (108) 1
1894  373  2129 (111) 1
1895  391  2125 (116) 0
1896  391  2121 (119) 0
1897  405  2117 (122) 0
1898  426  2112 (125) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Frankenstein, Edward Nathan  
Born: 18 Dec. 1839
Died: 13 Mar. 1913
 
Notes:
Did Edward Nathan Frankenstein spend time in New York? Mackenzie, Mason and Co., Part I, by van Winsen (p.73, 80, 82), and Part II (p.70) have him playing there from 1866 to 1868. The New York State Chess Association Report lists 'Frankenstein, E.' as a member in 1891 and gives results by this player in 1890. If this was a distinct 'E. Frankenstein', was he the player of 1866-1867 as well?
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 43, 959
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 126
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 497
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 283
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 311, 544, 575
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 202
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. I, page 73
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. II, page 70
Periodicals
   [CLCM], vol. 1, no. 1, Feb. 1874, page 23
   [Fld], 24 May 1873
   [Fld], 10 Jan. 1874
   [Fld], 17 Oct. 1874
   [ILN], vol. 57, no. 1607, 6 Aug. 1870, page 155
   [ILN], vol. 59, no. 1670, 23 Sep. 1871, page 283
   [ILN], vol. 66, no. 1872, 26 June 1875, page 618
   [NYC], 7 Aug. 1869
   [WP], vol. 3, no. 28, 1 Aug. 1870, page 54
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 3, 1 July 1871, page 47
   [WP], vol. 5, no. 8, 2 Dec. 1872, page 111
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The London-Vienna Correspondence Match (Part 1)], page 5
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 3679. Shortest stalemate games]

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

Frankenstein, E.N. - Knight, W.J.J. 1882         (f)     4   -   3

Tournament data

London, England 1870 (1)     Westminster Club - City of London Club Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Murphy, J.B.     1.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1871 (3)     City of London Club Handicap - Section 3    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Rudderforth, W.H.     1 - 0          Frankenstein, E.N. gave odds of pawn and move
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Harper, T.     0 - 1    
London, England 1871 (7)     Westminster - City of London Club Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Weil, G.     0 - 1    
London, England 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Watts, G.     1 - 0          Frankenstein, E.N. gave odds of a knight
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Chappell, W.T.     1 - 2    
London, England 1872 (5)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Humphreys, E.E.     0 - 1    
London, England 1875 (7)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Peyer, V.C.     1 - 0          Frankenstein, E.N. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Potter, W.N.     1 - 2          Potter, W.N. gave odds of pawn and move
London, England 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Gattie, W.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Heathcote, J.M.     1 - 0    
London, England 1889 (4)     British Chess Club - Saint George's Club Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Warner, J.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1890 (3)     British Chess Club - Manchester Club Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Wilson, T.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Hargreaves, A.T.     0 - 1    
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Hingley, F.J.     1 - 0    
London, England 1898 (2)     British Chess Club - United Universities Match    
  Frankenstein, E.N. - Tattersall, C.E.C.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 25 Dec. 2021