Turner, J. Spencer




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  297  1884 (158) 2
1871  307  1890 (158) 0
1872  299  1897 (158) 0
1873  326  1903 (158) 0
1874  324  1909 (158) 0
1875  331  1916 (157) 0
1876  341  1922 (157) 0
1877  324  1928 (156) 0
1878  324  1935 (155) 0
1879  321  1941 (154) 0
1880  330  1947 (153) 0
1881  359  1954 (152) 0
1882  385  1960 (151) 0
1883  435  1966 (150) 0
1884  461  1973 (148) 0
1885  461  1979 (147) 0
1886  454  1985 (145) 0
1887  445  1992 (143) 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.
 
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
   [CMNY], vol. 1, Dec. 1857, page 378
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Feb. 1859, page 72
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Mar. 1859, page 101
   [ILN], vol. 60, 13 Jan. 1872, page 51
   [NYC], 4 Apr. 1857
   [NYC], 29 Jan. 1859
   [NYC], 28 Mar. 1863
   [NYC], 8 June 1867
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

Tournament data

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


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017