Turner, J. Spencer




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  230  2049 (96) 2
1871  213  2066 (90) 0
1872  217  2083 (83) 0
1873  209  2099 (74) 17
1874  211  2097 (83) 0
1875  221  2096 (90) 0
1876  236  2094 (96) 0
1877  230  2092 (101) 0
1878  241  2090 (105) 0
1879  242  2088 (108) 0
1880  255  2086 (111) 0
1881  293  2084 (114) 0
1882  312  2083 (116) 0
1883  346  2081 (117) 0
1884  366  2079 (118) 0
1885  376  2077 (119) 0
1886  366  2075 (120) 0
1887  375  2073 (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