Penny, Henry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  437  1755 (83) 10
1871  459  1754 (90) 0
1872  471  1754 (96) 2
1873  505  1747 (103) 0
1874  497  1741 (109) 0
1875  515  1734 (114) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Penny, Henry Francis  
Born: 1807
Died: 1881
 
Notes:
Full name and birth and death dates from Steve Mann (personal communication). Date of baptism was 5-07-1807, so date of birth was before that. Not related to another 'Henry F. Penny' from Hull, son of William Hughes Penny.
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 64, 76
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 966
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 107
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, no. 25, Jan. 1861, page 6
   [Dial], 18 Jan. 1861
   [LiM], no. 4316, 11 Dec. 1861, page 7

Tournament data

Liverpool 1870     Liverpool Club Tournament     3.5  /  10      odds player in a knight class
Liverpool 1872 (1)     Liverpool Club Handicap     0.5  /  2      odds player in knight and pawn class
Liverpool 1875     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Penny, H.F. - Fish, J. (1)     0 - 2    


Player information updated: 6 Mar. 2021