Turner, J. Spencer




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  287  1884 (158) 2
1871  294  1891 (158) 0
1872  290  1897 (158) 0
1873  318  1903 (158) 0
1874  319  1910 (158) 0
1875  327  1916 (157) 0
1876  333  1922 (157) 0
1877  318  1929 (156) 0
1878  319  1935 (155) 0
1879  318  1941 (154) 0
1880  325  1948 (153) 0
1881  358  1954 (152) 0
1882  382  1960 (151) 0
1883  434  1967 (150) 0
1884  458  1973 (148) 0
1885  461  1979 (147) 0
1886  451  1986 (145) 0
1887  443  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
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: 30 Oct. 2016