Turner, J. Spencer




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  228  2051 (96) 2
1871  213  2068 (90) 0
1872  216  2084 (83) 0
1873  209  2101 (74) 17
1874  209  2099 (83) 0
1875  222  2097 (90) 0
1876  237  2095 (96) 0
1877  229  2094 (101) 0
1878  241  2092 (105) 0
1879  242  2090 (108) 0
1880  255  2088 (111) 0
1881  291  2086 (114) 0
1882  307  2084 (116) 0
1883  339  2082 (117) 0
1884  351  2081 (118) 0
1885  370  2079 (119) 0
1886  364  2077 (120) 0
1887  373  2075 (120) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Turner, John Spencer  
Born: 1830
Died: 18 Sep. 1905
 
Notes:
Gaige gives date of birth between 19-09-1829 and 18-09-1830. Harper's of 19 Feb. 1859 has 'S. Turner'.
 
References
Books
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 56, 146, 540
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 433
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 89, 175
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 15, 372
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. III, page 81, 99
   van Winsen, Mackenzie, Mason and Co. IV, page 14
Periodicals
   [BACA], vol. 1, Jan. 1858, page 4
   [BDE], vol. 31, 16 Dec. 1871, page 3
   [BDE], vol. 31, 21 Dec. 1871, page 2
   [BDE], vol. 33, 13 May 1872, page 3
   [BDE], vol. 34, 6 Feb. 1873, page 4
   [CMNY], vol. 1, Dec. 1857, page 378
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Feb. 1859, page 72
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Mar. 1859, page 101
   [DDG], 21 Jan. 1859
   [Era], vol. 34, 21 Jan. 1872, page 14
   [Harp], 19 Feb. 1859
   [HWT], 18 May 1872
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [NYC], 4 Apr. 1857
   [NYC], 29 Jan. 1859
   [NYC], 28 Mar. 1863
   [NYC], 8 June 1867
   [SoT], 23 Dec. 1871
   [SoT], 1 June 1872
   [TFF], 22 Dec. 1871
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

Tournament data

New York 1870 (2)     Brooklyn Club Tournament     0  /  2
New York 1873     Brooklyn Club Tournament     10  /  17
New York 1887 (2)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Turner, J.S. - Vorrath, A.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 May 2020