Maurian, Charles




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1854  111  2140 (86) 9
1855  115  2169 (86) 0
1856  118  2199 (84) 0
1857  112  2228 (82) 0
1858  100  2257 (78) 4
1859  101  2264 (79) 0
1860  98  2271 (79) 0
1861  107  2278 (77) 0
1862  99  2285 (73) 0
1863  91  2293 (67) 0
1864  90  2300 (58) 13
1865  60  2345 (54) 33
1866  54  2374 (55) 6
1867  41  2412 (56) 14
1868  48  2397 (64) 0
1869  53  2383 (68) 39
1870  50  2382 (75) 0
1871  52  2381 (81) 0
1872  52  2381 (85) 0
1873  51  2380 (87) 0
1874  49  2379 (89) 0
1875  56  2378 (89) 0
1876  54  2377 (88) 0
1877  54  2376 (86) 0
1878  54  2376 (83) 0
1879  56  2375 (78) 0
1880  64  2374 (71) 0
1881  69  2373 (62) 12
1882  80  2353 (64) 0
1883  102  2333 (63) 7
1884  118  2323 (64) 4
1885  127  2307 (66) 0
1886  136  2292 (65) 3
1887  135  2307 (66) 7
1888  119  2325 (73) 1
1889  103  2336 (79) 0
1890  93  2346 (83) 0
1891  93  2357 (86) 0
1892  89  2368 (88) 4

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Maurian, Charles Amédée  
   Also known as: Charles Amédée de Maurian
Born: 21 May 1838
Died: 2 Dec. 1912
 
Notes:
The Era of 3 Apr. 1871 (p.5) has 'Charles A. Mamian', corrected in the 10 Apr. 1859 issue (p.6).
 
References
Books
   American Chess Association, Constitution of the American Chess Association, page 2
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 184
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 229
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 57, 419, 505, 538
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 274
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 89
   Lawson, Paul Morphy, page 40, 363
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. V, page 23
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 353
Periodicals
   [BDE], vol. 31, no. 299, 21 Dec. 1871, page 2
   [CMNY], vol. 2, no. 5, May 1858, page 158
   [Era], vol. 21, no. 1071, 3 Apr. 1859, page 5
   [Era], vol. 21, no. 1072, 10 Apr. 1859, page 6
   [Era], vol. 30, no. 1542, 12 Apr. 1868, page 4
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1739, 21 Jan. 1872, page 14
   [MCR], vol. 2, no. 13, Jan. 1875, page 33
   [NYC], 20 Mar. 1858
   [NYL], 7 Apr. 1860
   [SoT], 23 Dec. 1871
   [TFF], 22 Dec. 1871
Web
   Galbreath, John A.  [Morphy's School Companion and Lifelong Friend]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's School Days]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 5173. Steinitz and who?]

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

Morphy, P.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1854 (1)         (c)     2.5   -   0.5      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of rook and knight
Morphy, P.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1854 (2)         (c)     1   -   2      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of rook, pawn and two moves
Morphy, P.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1854 (3)         (c)     2   -   1      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of rook, pawn and move
Maurian, C.A. - Montgomery, W.W. 1858         (c)     3.5   -   0.5
Maurian, C.A. - Sayen, W.H. 1864         (c)     4   -   0
Warner, J.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1864         (c)     1   -   0
Whiteman, J.G. - Maurian, C.A. 1864         (c)     7   -   1
Morphy, P.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1865         (c)     15   -   18      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight
Maurian, C.A. - Thompson, J. (1) 1866         (s)     0.5   -   0.5
Mackenzie, G.H. - Maurian, C.A. 1866         (c)     4   -   1
Maurian, C.A. - Rosenthal, S. 1867 (1)         (c)     7   -   0      Rosenthal, S. gave odds of a knight
Maurian, C.A. - Rosenthal, S. 1867 (2)         (s)     4.5   -   2.5
Morphy, P.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1869 (1)         (c)     0.5   -   4.5      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight
Morphy, P.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1869 (2)         (c)     7   -   4      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight
Morphy, P.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1869 (3)         (c)     3   -   3      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight
Morphy, P.C. - Maurian, C.A. 1869 (4)         (c)     7   -   10      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of a knight
Mackenzie, G.H. - Maurian, C.A. 1881         (f)     8   -   4
Steinitz, W. - Maurian, C.A. 1883         (c)     6.5   -   0.5
Zukertort, J.H. - Maurian, C.A. 1884         (c)     3   -   1
Mackenzie, G.H. - Maurian, C.A. 1887 (1)         (c)     3   -   0
Mackenzie, G.H. - Maurian, C.A. 1887 (2)         (c)     1   -   0
McCalla, S.L. - Maurian, C.A. 1887         (c)     2   -   1
Maurian, C.A. - von der Lasa, T. 1888         (c)     1   -   0
Chigorin, M.I. - Maurian, C.A. 1892         (c)     1.5   -   1.5

Tournament data

New Orleans 1859 (1)     New Orleans Tournament - First Class    
  Maurian, C.A. - Gasquet, W.A.     1 - 0    
  Maurian, C.A. - Amicus     1 - 0    
New Orleans 1886 (1)     New Orleans Chess, Checkers and Whist Club Handicap Tournament    
  Maurian, C.A. - Blanchard, J.G.     0.5 - 1.5          Maurian, C.A. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Maurian, C.A. - Claudel, L.     0 - 1          Maurian, C.A. gave odds of pawn and two moves
New York and New Orleans 1892     Manhattan - New Orleans telegraph match    
  Maurian, C.A. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 30 Jul. 2023